Northern Foods reveals Christmas pudding plans

first_imgNorthern Foods said in its annual report for the year to 31 March that it would test market the “definitive Christmas Pudding” this year.The pudding will draw on nearly 120 years of experience and original Victorian recipes. A successful test will result in a full launch in 2008.Northern Foods owns the Matthew Walker pudding brand and claims to make two thirds of Christmas puddings in the UK.Reduced factory costs will result from offering the brand to smaller trade customers, who currently have their own bespoke recipes at high cost to both partners, it said.Northern Foods said last year was one of “real progress”, following a restructure in 2006, which saw it sell off 40% of its businesses, including bakery operations.last_img

Masters Moments: Tiger Woods’ chip-in from 2005 win at Augusta | Golf News

first_img Tiger Woods posted rounds of 74, 66, 65 and 71 to finish on 12 under alongside Chris DiMarco Tiger Woods posted rounds of 74, 66, 65 and 71 to finish on 12 under alongside Chris DiMarco

College Concession Stands

first_imgIn my day, the concession stands at college football and basketball games featured pop, popcorn, hot dogs, and in the case at Purdue, large red apples!  I just read where Ball State is considering selling alcohol at their major athletic venues.  I know this is not a new idea.  Several colleges are already doing this, but the idea is coming closer to home.  When asked “why”, the answer surprised no one.  It is a way to make more money!I know that colleges the size of Ball State have trouble competing with the larger universities and their tremendous athletic facilities and large attendance at games, but I would hope that alcohol would not be the direction they would go.  I realize that even when Ball State sells out they are not even close to Indiana’s Big 3 in attendance, but surely they can find something else to sell!!last_img read more