Jane Tyler’s blog – CBA conference report

It was great to meet old friends and new at last month’s CBA conference in Manchester. New friends included Beth Fahey, president of the Retail Bakers of America and John Unrein, executive editor of the U.S. trade magazines Bake and InStore. Both offered excellent insights into the North American bakery market in a great presentation to … [Read more...]

Weigh and Win at the CBA conference

Manchester is the place to be this Friday and Saturday (June 24, 25) as the Craft Bakers Association touches down for its annual conference at the city’s Hilton hotel. The Cybake team will be there in full effect with our new-look exhibition stand, so whether you use our software or not, please do come and say hello. We always like to chat about … [Read more...]

Can you help this author’s research into the First World War’s heroic bakers?

Were your ancestors baking during WW1? Our guest blogger, Janet Welch, is writing a book about bakers in the Great War and would like to hear from you. Since Cybake users include many of Britain’s pan-generational family firms, Janet thought we would be a good place to start and we were only too happy to help her out. While researching my family … [Read more...]

Belles of the Bakers’ Ball

A big thank you to George and Heather Fuller of Goole-based Fullers Bakery, the tireless organisers of the Craft Bakers’ Association Yorkshire Region annual dinner dance. Over the last few years, this excellent event has become an integral part of the CyBake team’s social calendar. It’s our favourite home-town fixture and York Railway Museum … [Read more...]

All smiles at The Bakers and Butchers Extravaganza

The CyBake crew were out in full force for the inaugural Baker's and Butchers Extravaganza in Harrogate last weekend. The event lived up to its billing as an event for the industry put on by the industry. Congratulations are due, therefore, to its organisers, the Craft Bakers' Association (CBA) and The Confederation of Yorkshire Butchers … [Read more...]

CyBake exhibits at Craft Butchers and Bakers Extravaganza

We’re exhibiting at The Craft Butchers and Bakers Extravaganza at Harrogate's Yorkshire Event Centre this Sunday, October 11. Plus we are sponsoring the junior cupcake and cookie competitions (strictly kids only; we know how competitive bakers can get!). Organised by The Craft Bakers Association (CBA) and The Confederation of Yorkshire Butchers … [Read more...]

Out now: July’s CyBake Update newsletter

July’s CyBake Update email newsletter previews the events we’ll be exhibiting at in September and October and takes a look at the reaction so far to our newest offering, Infood. We’ll be at Lunch! in September and in October we will be at the Craft Bakers & Butchers Extravaganza as well as the British Society of Baking’s Autumn … [Read more...]

Meet us at Lunch!, the Craft B&B Extravaganza and the BSB’s 60th birthday

We’ll be exhibiting at Lunch! in September and the Craft Bakers & Butchers Extravaganza and the British Society of Baking's Autumn Conference in October. If you want to find out what CyBake solutions can do for your bakery, why not come along and meet us? It will be CyBake’s second appearance at the Lunch! contemporary food-to-go show … [Read more...]