Here are some interesting stories to show you what we have been up to. You can find out more at www.alliedbakeries.co.uk.

Allinson High Fibre White named The Grocer’s top launch for 2013 in the Bread Category

December 21st, 2013

Allied Bakeries are delighted to announce that new Allinson product, High Fibre White, has been named The Grocer’s top launch for 2013 in the Bread Category. The editorial team from the Grocer selected Allinson from a shortlist of 9 products

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Kingsmill delivers yule tide joy for Local Retailers and their Communities

November 26th, 2013

Kingsmill, the number one bakery brand in impulse[1], is pleased to announce the winners of its first Christmas Community Grant competition, which aims to help retailers engage with their local communities in the run up to Christmas. – £2,000 – Senior citizens Christmas dinner – Crianlarich Store, Perthshire – £1,000 – Lets make Downley Christmassy

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Allied Bakeries wins Bakery Manufacturing Company of the Year

November 22nd, 2013

This week – for the second year running – Allied Bakeries were named ‘Bakery Manufacturing Company of the Year’ at the prominent Food Manufacturing Excellence Awards. This award recognises the progress Allied Bakeries have made over the past year. As well as being named overall category winner, Allied Bakeries were commended for the investment made

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Kingsmill Fruit and Fibre range shortlisted for Food and Drink Federation award

August 20th, 2013

The judging process for the Food and Drink Federation Awards 2013 has now been completed and Allied Bakeries are delighted that the Kingsmill Fruit & Fibre range has been shortlisted in the Innovation category. You can view the full list of finalists at www.fdf.org.uk/event.aspx?event

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Allied Bakeries is officially the number two Bakery manufacturer in the UK

August 20th, 2013

Allied Bakeries has announced that it is officially the number two bakery manufacturer in the UK*. Allied Bakeries’ Kingsmill brand is also confirmed as the number two bread brand in the UK. Mark Fairweather, CEO of Allied Bakeries explains: “Over the past few years we have followed a plan focussed on building a strong, sustainable

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We have been shortlisted for the prestigious CIPD awards

August 5th, 2013

Following the filter judging stage of the 2013 CIPD People Management Awards, Allied Bakeries are delighted to be shortlisted in the Talent Attraction and Management category. You can find out more about the CIPD awards at http://www.cipd.co.uk/pm/peoplemanagement/b/weblog/archive/2013/06/18/cipd-people-management-awards-2013-unveils-finalists.aspx

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Allinson bread launches new high fibre white loaf and rolls

February 1st, 2013

Allinson, one of Allied Bakeries’ bread brands, has today announced the launch of a new £1m marketing campaign, including its first TV advertising in over 10 years, new product developments, a packaging redesign and a refreshed consumer website, which heroes the deliciousness of the products. Promoting the “wholesome and hearty” qualities of the range and

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New careers website launched

January 28th, 2013

Allied Bakeries, part of the Allied Milling & Baking group, has today launched a new careers website. Nigel Toon, HR Director, Allied Bakeries said:  “We produce 10 million loaves a week and deliver to many of our customers every day. Our people already make a huge difference, but hiring newtalent to strengthen our workforce will

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Allied Bakeries’ new £35million Stockport production line unveiled

January 28th, 2013

Allied Bakeries has today unveiled details of a new, state-of-the-art, bread production line in its Stockport bakery.  Revamped as part of a wider capital expenditure programme, the bakery has seen over £35m invested in it over the course of a five-year development scheme. The investment ensures the bakery is in position for long-term growth, with

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