Grupo Bimbo, which has a presence in more than 22 countries worldwide, was mourning the loss this week of its co-founder, Don Lorenzo Servitje Sendra, who has died at the age of 98.

Grupo Bimbo outlook remains positive after co-founder’s death: Analyst

The latest IRI data shows there are big variations between bakery snack brands in terms of dollars sales growth. Pic: ©iStock/peshkov

IRI releases bakery data, highlighting pies and cakes category growth

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Bimbo Bakeries expands Entenmann’s Little Bites line with Chocolate Party Cakes launch

Sales of hamburger and hot dog buns dipped in the first half of 2016. Pic: © iStock/circlePS

How are America's biggest bakery businesses performing in 2016?

NPD July 2016: Lays goes global, Tango popcorn, Walkers sarnie flavors

New product round-up July 2016: Lays goes global, Tango popcorn, Justin’s banana chip snacks

US brand growth has been offset by private label pressure, said Grupo Bimbo

Grupo Bimbo US performance hindered by pressure in private label

The Eureka brand was launched in California in 2012

Bimbo takes Eureka national as US organic bread category soars 18%

NPD round-up June 2016: Kind fruit bars, Marmite popcorn, Tiny Toast

New product round-up June 2016: Kind fruit bars, kosher Hovis, Marmite popcorn, Tiny Toast cereal

Fried foods can contain high levels of trans fats. Photo: iStock - wildpixel

Food and beverage giants pledge to cut trans fats to below 1g per 100g by 2018

NPD Round-up April 2016: Pop-Tarts, Bimbo,  TMNT cereal, Cracker Jack

New Product Round-up April 2016: Cracker Jack revamp, Pop-Tarts soda flavors, Bimbo Extra Grainy, TMNT cereal

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