Empty bread shelves  in a supermarket in Bath, England, during the recent extreme weather. Photograph: Matt Cardy/Getty Images

Pat The Baker and Old Mr Brennan have expressed hope that the widespread panic-buying of bread ahead of and during the so-called “Beast from the East”(...)

Irish Pride Fine Foods (IPFF)bought certain assets of the Irish Pride Bakeries firm from a receiver in December 2015. Photograph: iStock

The High Court has granted injunctions preventing a firm which provided distribution services for a bakery placing pickets on supermarkets which sell (...)