Introduction to the food and drink industry

Our unique course gets you up to speed on the key aspects of food and drink in two modules, leaving you free to concentrate on making a great impression in your chosen industry.

Our unique course gets you up to speed on the key aspects of food and drink in two modules, leaving you free to concentrate on making a great impression in your chosen industry.

What you will gain from this

  • The know-how to advance your career in food and drink
  • Essential insight to help you with challenges
  • An appreciation of the regulation you need to know how to work effectively
  • An understanding of how consumers are changing and what this means
  • The chance to get ahead and do your job more effectively

Modules cover:

Module 1 – On Trend with the Food & Drink Industry
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Can You Keep Pace With How Food & Drink is Changing?
Find out how trends, consumer influences and trading pressures impact on you and your industry.

  • Discuss emerging trends and the hot issues
  • Understand the changes in retail and wholesale and what this means for manufacturers
  • Discover how population changes impact on your products

Module 2 – Essentials of Food and Drink Legislation
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Join us to get an introduction to the essential aspects of food and drink legislation:

  • Understand how regulation impacts your products and processes
  • Discover the legislative bodies that play a role in keeping products safe and legal
  • Find out how the EU influences UK food and drink

Both of the modules are facilitated by subject matter experts of FDF with a wealth of specialist knowledge and practical experience from working within the food and drink industry for a number of years.

Each day is arranged to accommodate up to 20 attendees allowing for each topic to be explored to an appropriate level of detail and providing a great opportunity for interactivity and networking with peers.


Last reviewed: 14 Jun 2016