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Lack of baking equipment forces bread imports


May 11, 2009
By The Adelaide Advertiser

May 11, 2009, ADELAIDE, Australia –
There's outrage Down Under as Australians are realizing that their bread is likely to have travelled thousands of kilometres to get to their kitchen.

May 11, 2009, ADELAIDE, Australia –
There's
outrage Down Under as Australians are realizing that their bread is
likely to have travelled thousands of kilometres to get to their
kitchen.

Supermarket giant Woolworths says a lack of specialist baking
equipment in Australia has forced it to import partly-baked bread from
the U.S.

The 800-store chain said it was forced to use imports because no local food manufacturer could supply it. | READ MORE

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