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6 December 2018

Press Release: UK Food and Drink exports reach £16.4bn in first nine months of 2018

The Food and Drink Federation (FDF) has today published analysis showing that food and drink exports increased by 1.8% to £16.4bn from January to September 2018, when compared to the same period in 2017.  More about UK Food and Drink exports reach £16.4bn in first nine months of 2018


30 November 2018

Press Release: Commerce unites to urge scrapping of new rates levy on out of town business

Twenty-one of the country's leading business organisations have written a joint letter to Scottish Finance Secretary, Derek Mackay MSP, urging him to scrap the proposed new business rates levy on out of town premises. More about Commerce unites to urge scrapping of new rates levy on out of town business


21 September 2018

Press Release: Food And Drink Federation announces Winners of Awards 2018

The Food and Drink Federation (FDF) Awards 2018, which took place last night at The Royal Lancaster, London, brought together over 500 guests to celebrate the food and drink manufacturing industry's contribution to the UK. More about Food And Drink Federation announces Winners of Awards 2018


20 September 2018

Press Release: FDF Appoints Tim Rycroft as Chief Operating Officer

The Food and Drink Federation (FDF) has today announced the appointment of Tim Rycroft to the role of Chief Operating Officer (COO). More about FDF Appoints Tim Rycroft as Chief Operating Officer


18 September 2018

Press Release: FDF response to the MAC report on the impact of EEA migration in the UK

FDF has issued the following press notice in response to the MAC report on the impact of EEA migration in the UK More about FDF response to the MAC report on the impact of EEA migration in the UK


29 August 2018

Press Release: Food and Drink Federation: Greater export support needed to compete with European rivals

The Food and Drink Federation is calling on Government to provide greater support for UK food and drink manufacturers to compete with European rivals following the announcement of strong export growth figures in the first half of 2018. More about Food and Drink Federation: Greater export support needed to compete with European rivals


23 August 2018

Press Release: FDF response to Government's No-Deal' Technical Notices

FDF response to Government's No-Deal' Technical Notices More about FDF response to Government's No-Deal' Technical Notices


21 August 2018

Press Release: FDF response to the Export Strategy

FDF response to Government Export Strategy  More about FDF response to the Export Strategy


1 August 2018

Press Release: Competitiveness of food and drink manufacturers hindered by rising costs

FDF has issued the following press notice: Competitiveness of food and drink manufacturers hindered by rising costs. More about Competitiveness of food and drink manufacturers hindered by rising costs


12 July 2018

Press Release: FDF response to Brexit White Paper

“The UK Government is right to make no-friction trade with our most important trading partner its number one Brexit priority; it is extremely encouraging that the White Paper seeks to do so." More about FDF response to Brexit White Paper