Ishida's AirScan has improved quality control procedures at manufacturer M-Back

Leak detection in modified atmosphere packs

By Rick Pendrous

An inline system for detecting leaks in modified atmosphere packs (MAP), AirScan from Ishida, has improved the quality control procedures and cut labour costs for a new snack product made by German food manufacturer M-Back, part of dairy giant Meggle.

Baker’s Friend Light and Baker’s Friend Extra Light follow the original Baker’s Friend

Light butter replacers added to Baker’s range

By Noli Dinkovski

Two new varieties of a product that can directly replace butter or margarine, but is said to be healthier and up to half the price, have been developed by the Carotino Group.

Nectar Patisserie Ltd 'consistently missed a glaring problem with a piece of machinery': HSE

Pie machine accident leads to £16k bill

By Michael Stones

A London-based pie manufacturer has been ordered to pay more than £16,000 after a worker had part of her finger severed by a pie and tart machine.

Delisanté is planning to fill its spare capacity

Bakery's business booster

By Nicholas Robinson

Delisanté has a plan to fill the majority of its spare capacity, Lillian Kiely tells Nicholas Robinson

Martha Collison: star performer on the Great British Bake Off

Great British Bake Off: What Martha did first

By Michael Stones

The Great British Bake Off star Berkshire student Martha Collison – who was interviewed by this website last autumn – is in contention to be crowned Britain’s best baker, after fighting off stiff competition on the hit TV show.

Peter's Food Service has increased the product range it produces for Heinz

Heinz extends the licensed production of its brand

By Nicholas Robinson

Welsh chilled food manufacturer Peter’s Food Service has added to the products it makes for Heinz, a year after it first secured a licensing deal to make a range of branded pastry products for the company.


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