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21 December 2018

Press Release: FDF response to Chief Medical Officer's comments about the food industry

Kate Halliwell, FDF Head of UK Diet and Health Policy said:  More about FDF response to Chief Medical Officer's comments about the food industry


10 December 2018

Press Release: Food and Drink Federation response to Prime Minister's statement

FDF has responded to the Prime Minister's statement today. More about Food and Drink Federation response to Prime Minister's statement


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