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Here are the latest news stories from FDF. If you are a journalist and would like to be notified when FDF issues a press release, please send an email to: press.office@fdf.org.uk.


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.


2 March 2018

Press Release: Food and Drink Federation response to the Prime Minister's Mansion House Brexit speech

Food and Drink Federation response to the Prime Minister's Mansion House Brexit speech More about Food and Drink Federation response to the Prime Minister's Mansion House Brexit speech


1 March 2018

Press Release: FDF response to latest Home Office position on Status of EU citizens in the UK

"FDF welcomes the announcement by the Prime Minister that those EU citizens and their families who arrive during the transition period will be able to apply to settle in the UK." More about FDF response to latest Home Office position on Status of EU citizens in the UK


27 February 2018

Press Release: Food and Drink Federation response to Defra's 'EU Exit: Defra Agriculture Consultation Paper' launch

FDF responds to the launch of the 'EU Exit: Defra Agriculture Consultation Paper' launch.  More about Food and Drink Federation response to Defra's 'EU Exit: Defra Agriculture Consultation Paper' launch


27 February 2018

Press Release: Access to EU third country trade deals vital to food and drink export success

Our latest export statistics reveal that any failure to secure continued access to the EU’s many preferential trade deals could have serious implications for the food and drink industry, with exports to these markets now worth more than £2bn to UK producers. More about Access to EU third country trade deals vital to food and drink export success


26 February 2018

Press Release: FDF response to Jeremy Corbyn's Brexit speech today

FDF has issued the following response to Jeremy Corbyn's Brexit speech today. More about FDF response to Jeremy Corbyn's Brexit speech today


21 February 2018

FDF News: FDF response to Greg Clark NFU Conference Speech

In response to Greg Clark's speech today at the NFU Conference FDF has issued a response. More about FDF response to Greg Clark NFU Conference Speech


20 February 2018

FDF News: FDF response to Michael Gove's NFU Conference Speech

In response to Michael Gove's speech today at the NFU Conference FDF has issued a response More about FDF response to Michael Gove's NFU Conference Speech


18 February 2018

FDF News: FDF response to EFRA Committee report - Brexit: Trade in Food

FDF has issued a statement in response to the publication of the EFRA Committee Report - Brexit: Trade in Food. More about FDF response to EFRA Committee report - Brexit: Trade in Food


11 February 2018

FDF News: FDF signatories of NFU Brexit statement

FDF is amongst the signatories of a statement issued by NFU on Brexit priorities for the 'farm to fork' supply chain. More about FDF signatories of NFU Brexit statement