McVities You Must Be McJoking

McVities the famous bakers and biscuit maker has joined the notorious list of companies that sneakily reduced the size of their products. Shrinkflation as it’s become known has seen a host of companies very quietly reduce the size of their products, hoping that nobody would notice as we’re all talking about Brexit. Funnily enough, this…

Amazon’s New Bakery & Cake Shop

Following on from the last blog about the Ei Group rolling out coffee shops inside their pubs, Amazon, who many claim have added to the death of the high street, are trialing a new bricks and mortar business – and no it’s not a bakery selling cakes and muffins to rival Greggs. Jeff Bezos the…

Beerista : Make Mine A Pint Of Latte

The Ei Group with 4,300 pubs in England and Wales revealed their ‘Beerista’ coffee concept aimed at generating extra revenue in their pubs by tapping into the lucrative UK coffee market. Smart move ? or stay in your lane landlord ? The offer’s designed to support pubs with all aspects of running a profitable coffee…

Beyonces Post Workout Snack Is A…

Ok to lighten the mood after stories of plastic damaging the world. Beyonce, yes that famous American singer, has been spotted clutching a box of cupcakes after her gym session. Sadly they weren’t Red Rose Bakery’s cupcakes with our logo being plastered all over the worlds media. That would have been good. Apparently she eats…

Plastic Not So Fantastic

Having watched the amazing BBC documentary The Blue Planet at the end of last year you couldn’t help but be affected by the sad scenes of animals being caught up in plastic or having died eating plastic. How often after having been to the supermarket, you’re unpacking your shopping and you scratch your head when…

Free From Freefrom ?

Are you Free From Freefrom ? That’s almost a tongue twister and trickier to say after a drink or two ! But according to Madeliene Ahlstron, Brand Manager at Almondy (the whole sale cake company), research shows that 2018 will see the continued high demand for free-from food with 28% of consumers revealing they have…

Gruesome Baby Shower Cakes !

You can always rely on The Sun newspaper to dig up a quirky story to entertain their readers. Forget about in depth analysis on Brexit, the implications of the latest company collapse or pending nuclear war with North Korea – we’re all screaming for more stories about cake !. We don’t mind here at Red…

Support A Good Cause For 2018

Are you still sticking to your new years resolutions ? Maybe the odd brownie or slice of cake has interrupted your diet ? Or a sneaky glass of wine has passed your lips when you vowed not to drink for all of January! Well don’t be to hard on yourself. We like to set goals…