Real Good Food: expectations will be met

London / UK. (rgf) The Real Good Food Company PLC, which owns Hayden´s Bakeries in Devizes (Wiltshire), has announced that it is confident that current market expectations for full year profits will be met. In a six month trading statement to June 30th, the company said that sales in its bakery ingredients division had been slow, albeit in a traditionally quiet trading period and were «slightly down» on the previous year.
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U.S.: Fast casuals continue growth trend

Chicago / IL. (wib) Fast-casual restaurants featuring continue to hold strong consumer appeal and demonstrate solid average unit volumes. According to Technomic Information Services recently-released «Top 100 Fast Casual Chain Restaurant Report», the cluster experienced more than 14 percent annual growth in 2006, compared to roughly six percent for the U.S. chain-restaurant industry at large.
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CSM: concentrates US production

Amsterdam / NL. (csm) CSM announces to further concentrate its production in the US. The production of the Lancaster (NY) based facility of subsidiary H.C. Brill Company will be transferred to other CSM Bakery Supplies North America facilities in a phased schedule in order to ensure uninterrupted supply and service to all customers.
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