Won in the oven!

Unifine Food & Bake Ingredients won Bakery Supplier of the Year. Pictured, from left, TV celebrity Richard Madeley, MD Simon Solway and Sainsbury's senior buyer Nic Storey
Unifine Food & Bake Ingredients won Bakery Supplier of the Year. Pictured, from left, TV celebrity Richard Madeley, MD Simon Solway and Sainsbury's senior buyer Nic Storey

A MILTON Keynes based company has has been voted Bakery Supplier of the Year, in the baking industry’s equivalent of the Oscars.

Unifine Food and Bake Ingredients, in Brick Close, Kiln Farm, supplies ingredients to bakers throughout the UK – scooped the prestigious prize at the annual Baking Industry Awards 2011 in London.

The company’s achievements as a first class supplier were recognised in front of more than 800 industry guests at a gala awards ceremony at London’s Park Lane Hilton. MD Simon Solway was presented with the award by TV presenter Richard Madeley and Nic Storey, senior buyer at award sponsor Sainsbury’s.

The company, which employs 19 people, was purchased by Dawn Foods in July.

The awards are run by British Baker magazine.