Latest Flour and baked goods manufacturing News

World-famous bakery shares secrets in a new book

Oct. 28, 2019 3:02 PM EDT

PARIS (AP) — If there is such a thing as baking royalty, Apollonia Poilâne might be its queen. The 35-year-old is a third-generation baker for the world famous Poilâne in Paris. It was founded in 1932 by Apollonia's grandfather Pierre and has inspired chefs, musicians, poets, and artists...

US consumers snap up Italian Parmesan before tariffs hit

Oct. 11, 2019 1:22 PM EDT

MILAN (AP) — U.S. consumers who appreciate the tang of aged Italian Parmesan cheese as an aperitif or atop their favorite pasta dish are stocking up ahead of next week's tariff hike and as dairy producers in the two countries square off. The Italian agricultural lobby Coldiretti said Friday that sales of...

The Latest: PG&E cuts power in San Francisco Bay Area

Oct. 10, 2019 2:35 AM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Latest on power outages in California (all times local): 11:30 p.m. Pacific Gas & Electric has begun shutting off power to the San Francisco Bay area, adding more than 200,000 customers to a sweeping blackout that already has left a million people in the dark. The utility said...

EU court: 'Active consent' required for cookie storage

Oct. 1, 2019 7:27 AM EDT

BERLIN (AP) — The European Union's top court has ruled that website operators must secure internet users' "active consent" to their storage of so-called cookies. The European Court of Justice's ruling Tuesday was prompted by a dispute between German firm Planet49 and a German consumer organization over the...

Body found under German bakery terrace was there for years

Sep. 26, 2019 1:26 PM EDT

BERLIN (AP) — Police say the body of a man found under a terrace outside a bakery in western Germany appears to have been there for several years, but how he died is a mystery. The corpse was found last Friday while work was being carried out at the site in the town of Bad Oeynhausen. On Thursday, police...