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22 September 2017

Press Release: FDF response to Prime Minister's Brexit speech in Florence

FDF response to Prime Minister's Brexit speech in Florence. More about FDF response to Prime Minister's Brexit speech in Florence


22 September 2017

Press Release: FDF Awards ceremony celebrates industry leaders

The Food and Drink Federation Awards ceremony last night showcased the success and achievements of the UK's food and drink manufacturing industry. More about FDF Awards ceremony celebrates industry leaders


11 September 2017

Press Release: FDF announces host for Awards 2017

Hardeep Singh Kohli has been announced as the host for this year's Food and Drink Federation Awards.  More about FDF announces host for Awards 2017


6 September 2017

Press Release: FDF responds to position paper on science and innovation

Our response to HM Government paper: "Collaboration on science and innovation: a future partnership paper" published today. More about FDF responds to position paper on science and innovation


5 September 2017

Press Release: FDF response to EU immigrant document stories

Our response to EU immigrant document stories. More about FDF response to EU immigrant document stories


24 August 2017

Press Release: Businesses in 'farm to fork' supply chain reveal workforce concerns in landmark Brexit survey

Trade bodies from across the UK’s £110bn food and drink supply chain have today published a landmark survey on their sector, which employs four million people across the UK.  More about Businesses in 'farm to fork' supply chain reveal workforce concerns in landmark Brexit survey


21 August 2017

Press Release: FDF Response to latest Government position paper on goods on the market at the point of EU exit

“FDF's priority is to ensure businesses can trade both finished goods and raw materials freely and without friction" More about FDF Response to latest Government position paper on goods on the market at the point of EU exit


21 August 2017

Press Release: BRC Global Standards publishes food packaging materials guidance

BRC Global Standards has today published the first edition of a Global Guidance on Migration from Packaging Materials into Food. More about BRC Global Standards publishes food packaging materials guidance


18 August 2017

Press Release: UK Food and Drink exports see record growth in H1 2017

The first half of 2017 saw exports of all UK food and drink grow to £10.2bn, up 8.5% on H1 2016. More about UK Food and Drink exports see record growth in H1 2017


16 August 2017

Press Release: FDF response to the Government's position paper on future UK relations with the Republic of Ireland

FDF response to the publication today of the position paper on Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland. More about FDF response to the Government's position paper on future UK relations with the Republic of Ireland