French bakers slam supermarket chain over its price-cutting baguettes

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A decision by the nationwide Leclerc supermarket chain to sell baguettes priced at just 29 euro cents has infuriated bread-making professionals who, in a joint statement by bakers, farmers and millers, said the move 'destroys values' and went against attempts to 'pay farmers fairly'. 

French people losing appetite for baguettes

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Millers concerned about waning consumption after study says people ate average of 120g of bread per day in 2015, a drop from 2014.