Premier Foods moves scheme to CPI as deficit rises

Premier Foods will use the consumer prices index to calculate benefits in its RHM Pension Scheme following a 66% spike in overall deficits, its 2012 results show.

The food company - which owns the Hovis, Mr Kipling and Oxo brands - previously used the retail prices index in the scheme. The RHM Pension Scheme has now followed other Premier Foods schemes in shifting...

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