Latest FDF news

Here are the latest news stories from the FDF. If you would like to receive our press releases, please simply register to be added to our alerts.

Media enquiries

FDF's media team is available to help journalists with any questions they might have relating to the UK food and drink manufacturing industry. If we're unable to help directly, we can usually point you in the direction of someone who can!

We issue and statements on behalf of the industry and our in-house policy experts can supply quotes, statistics, case studies and other background information on a wide range of industry issues.

To speak to one of the FDF media team please call 0207 420 7140 or email 

For Scottish media enquiries call 0131 222 8040 or email

Public affairs activities

The FDF champions UK food and drink manufacturing to politicians, policymakers and stakeholders across the UK and in Brussels.

At Westminster, Edinburgh, and Cardiff, we hold regular meetings and events to update politicians on the issues facing the UK's largest manufacturing sector. 

We regularly provide briefings for debates, evidence to Select Committees and serve as the Secretariat to the All-party Parliamentary Group (APPG) on Food and Drink, chaired by John Stevenson MP.

FDF Scotland provide the secretariat for the Scottish Parliament’s Cross Party Group on Food. 

Contact us