Nut-free bakery furthers Tesco relationship

first_imgJust Love Food Company has expanded its relationship with Tesco, with new products launched into 140 UK stores.The plant bakery, set up by Mike Woods, formerly of Memory Lane Cakes, began supplying Tesco in April 2011, with four lines available in 42 Tesco stores in Wales.Woods attended a ‘Meet the directors’ event at Tesco’s head office in Cheshunt just before Christmas, and had the opportunity to showcase the bakery’s products to the national head category buyer.Following the event, the national supermarket firm had enlisted the bakery to supply two of its cakes – a pirate and a princess cake – to 140 stores in the UK. If the product is a success in those stores, there is the potential to expand the supply deal to 350 stores, and two more product lines to be added, according to Tesco.Woods said he anticipated this could increase turnover by 80%.last_img read more


Men’s Golf Takes Third at Zach Johnson Invitational

first_img The Drake University men’s golf team finished in third place in the Zach Johnson Invitational on Tuesday at the Glen Oaks Country Club. A final-round 293 was the Bulldogs’ best of the event, but it wasn’t enough to keep pace with Loyola who won the event with a 54-hole total of 888 (300-301-287). The Ramblers finished with a two-stroke lead over Valparaiso who finished in second place.Drake was led by freshman Nick Pittman, whose 219 (77-73-69) was tied for sixth overall. Lucas Scherf finished four shots back of Pittman at 223 (74-74-75) and finished tied for 14th. Junior Tim Lim totaled 229 (76-77-76) and tied for 28th.Chase Wicklund got back on track after a difficult first day and finished tied for 36th with a 54-hole total of 232 (76-83-73). Freshman Silvester Tan also finished tied for 36th with a 232 (79-76-77) following the final round of play. Drake’s two individual players, Shayne Patel and Kyle MacDonald, finished with 54-hole totals of 237 (85-79-73) and 259 (89-84-86), respectively.Drake will head to Powell’s Point, N.C. for the ODU/Outer Banks Intercollegiate hosted by Old Dominion on Oct. 20-22 for their final event of the Fall season.Drake Individual ResultsT6. Nick Pittman, 77-73-69 – 219T14. Lucas Scherf, 74-74-75 – 223T28. Tim Lim, 76-77-76 – 229T36. Silvester Tan, 79-76-77 – 232T36. Chase Wicklund, 76-83-73 – 232T55. Shayne Patel, 85-79-73 – 23773. Kyle MacDonald, 89-84-86 – 259Print Friendly Version Final Results Story Linkslast_img read more