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11 July 2018

Press Release: Food and Drink Federation publishes shortlist for Awards 2018

The Food and Drink Federation (FDF) has announced the shortlist for the Food and Drink Federation Awards 2018, which take place on Thursday 20 September at The Royal Lancaster, London. More about Food and Drink Federation publishes shortlist for Awards 2018


2 July 2018

FDF News: FDF Scotland responds to Scottish Government Diet and Healthy Weight Plan

In response to the Scottish Government's Diet and Healthy Weight Plan, David Thomson, CEO of Food and Drink Federation (FDF) Scotland, said More about FDF Scotland responds to Scottish Government Diet and Healthy Weight Plan


26 June 2018

Press Release: Bathgate Academy raise money for local charities as part of food challenge

Last week (20 June) some lucky shoppers from TESCO in Bathgate took home some tasty Scotch Beef PGI burgers in exchange for a donation to charity. This fundraising event was organised by pupils from Bathgate Academy. More about Bathgate Academy raise money for local charities as part of food challenge


24 June 2018

Press Release: FDF Response to Government's Childhood Obesity Plan Chapter 2

"FDF member companies are fully engaged with this programme which provides flexibility for manufacturers to decide how best to reduce sugar and calorie consumption amongst children, whether that is through changing recipes, limiting portion size or through promoting and advertising healthier options – something manufacturers have been doing for over a decade." More about FDF Response to Government's Childhood Obesity Plan Chapter 2


11 June 2018

Press Release: FDF Convention: Key influencers gather to discuss critical industry challenges and opportunities

The Food and Drink Federation's (FDF) third annual Convention will offer a unique perspective into the key challenges and opportunities facing the food and drink industry and the wider 'farm-to-fork' supply chain.  More about FDF Convention: Key influencers gather to discuss critical industry challenges and opportunities


6 June 2018

Press Release: Ian Wright CBE: The Campden BRI Day lecture - "A whole new world"

A speech by FDF's Chief Executive Ian Wright CBE at Campden BRI Day 2018 entitled "A whole new world: food and drink after Brexit". More about Ian Wright CBE: The Campden BRI Day lecture - "A whole new world"


22 May 2018

Press Release: FDF response to PHE report: Sugar reduction and wider reformulation programme

We are encouraged that today's report highlights some of the recent reformulation work undertaken by industry, with sugar reduction reported in five out of the eight food product categories. In some categories we have always said that sugar reduction would be particularly challenging. More about FDF response to PHE report: Sugar reduction and wider reformulation programme


14 May 2018

Press Release: FDF Health report - Feeding Change

FDF has responded to Defra consultation on the future domestic Agriculture Policy in England: ‘Health and Harmony: The Future for Food, Farming and the Environment in a Green Brexit More about FDF Health report - Feeding Change


25 April 2018

Press Release: FDF response to Childhood Obesity Letter

FDF's Director of Corporate Affairs, Tim Rycroft, has issued a response to the Childhood Obesity Letter More about FDF response to Childhood Obesity Letter


6 March 2018

Press Release: Food and Drink Federation response to Public Health England (PHE)'s plans to reduce excess calorie consumption.

Food and Drink Federation response to Public Health England (PHE)'s plans to reduce excess calorie consumption. More about Food and Drink Federation response to Public Health England (PHE)'s plans to reduce excess calorie consumption.