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The latest figures from the market analyst’s Operator Data Index suggest the UK bakery and sandwich market will grow by 12.9% in 2022. Branded bakery-led venues are expected to see robust turnover growth during the year, with a 9.5% rise taking the market value to £1.7bn. This is underpinned by a strong performance from market leader Greggs.
Lumina also predicts the independent bakery segment will achieve the bulk of its recovery from the pandemic this year, growing 18.4% to £1.4bn.
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