Our professional affiliate members are from a wide range of industries that provide services and expertise to the food and drink sector. We work closely with our network of Professional Affiliate members to ensure that they have the business development opportunities that work for them.

Food and drink manufacturing is a growing sector, boasting the biggest global names and ambitious entrepreneurs. The size of our sector outstrips all other manufacturing sectors, our exports are growing and we employ around 450,000 people in the UK, which includes 34,000 in Scotland.

Through partnership with the FDF, affiliate members benefit from an enhanced profile to the UK food and drink industry and exclusive opportunities to connect with our members.

As an affiliate, you will receive unique opportunities to:

  • reach key decision makers
  • collaborate on joint initiatives
  • build your profile and expand your reach
  • share relevant content with FDF members
  • receive valuable industry insight and guidance.

If your business is looking to develop its food and drink business strategy and you want to learn more please contact members.enquiries@fdf.org.uk

Interested in becoming a Professional Affiliate?

Contact us to learn more about the opportunities and the type of activity that we offer which can help support your food and drink strategy.

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FDF members

Our members range from global brands to growing SMEs across all sectors of the industry.

Take a look at our members to see the range of companies we represent and support.

How we can help your business
Our dedicated food and drink sector has further flourished in the years that we have been members of the Food and Drink Federation and the relationship with the FDF has blossomed into a true partnership. Through our membership we have been able to provide legal insight for members on the hottest topics of the day varying from food labelling, Brexit, supply chain through to all things COVID-19. The FDF recognise the expertise that we can bring to their members and call on us to provide this, they are also happy for us to make our suggestions on what we think would benefit their members and make the introduction and fully support and engage on the activities.

Squire Patton Boggs

Professional Affiliate Member

Brochure: FDF Professional Affiliate Membership

Not a food and drink manufacturer, but want to engage with our industry? Find out more about becoming an FDF Professional Affiliate.

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Special offers: Exclusive offers from our professional affiliates for members

Through our network of affiliates, FDF members can benefit from the support of legal, professional services and environmental partners. You can confidently work with our affiliates who understand your business needs and sector.

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