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Premier Foods sees strong start to Q2 sales

July 29 (Reuters) - Premier Foods, the maker of OXO stock cubes and Bisto gravy, said on Wednesday its second-quarter sales have seen a strong start but expects this trend to normalise through the quarter, as people gradually return to eating out of home.

The Mr Kipling cake maker said group sales jumped 22.5% for the three months ended June 27, and that its recently upgraded expectations for the full year remain unchanged. (Reporting by Tanishaa Nadkar in Bengaluru; editing by Uttaresh.V)

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