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Why are bread prices going up?

What a start to the year it has been so far.  We had Trump, Brexit , Angus, Barbara ,Conor and now Doris, and if that wasn’t bad enough bread prices are going up very soon. Bread has been too cheap for too long in my opinion, and now because of continued rising costs in the…

Coultons Bread opens new distribution depot in Wales

  Coultons Bread Ltd, one of the UK’s leading distribution bakeries, will open the base at Cibyn Industrial Estate , Caernarfon in November 2016 and will create 20 jobs This depot is a strategic partnership between Coultons Bread Ltd and Allied Bakeries, whose brands include Kingsmill, Burgen, Allinson, and Sunblest. Howard Hunter, managing director of…

From Eccles to London

Well what a great experience we just had. Our merry team of ladies and myself worked really hard at The Fine Food Speciality show at Olympia Exhibition hall this week. We had been in London for 4 days promoting our unique Eccles cakes from Eccles in Lancashire. Eccles is “the home of eccles cakes” and…

National Living Wage

April 1st 2016, is as every business owner knows the day that the minimum pay you can pay a member of staff over the age of 25, is  £7.20 per hour. This is an increase of 50p per hour for the lowest paid. Is the National Living Wage enforceable? Yes, this is an  a legally…

Roberts Bakery sponsors Derby County FC

By William Axtell Sam Rush Derby County FC and Robert Higginson Chairman of Roberts Bakery. Roberts Bakery has signed an advertising deal with Derby County Football Club. The bakery has signed a one-year contract to advertise its brand on the club’s pitch and stadium, along with a programme of fan and community engagement. The deal…