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


12 October 2017

Press Release: FDF welcomes publication of the food and drink decarbonisation action plan

FDF has welcomed the publication today of the Food and Drink Joint Industry - Government Industrial Decarbonisation and Energy Efficiency Roadmap Action Plan. More about FDF welcomes publication of the food and drink decarbonisation action plan


12 October 2017

Press Release: Food and Drink Federation response to David Davis/Michel Barnier Press Conference

“It’s been almost four months since the Prime Minister set out her offer for EU citizens to stay in the UK. The negotiators must put the politics to one side and focus on the people....." More about Food and Drink Federation response to David Davis/Michel Barnier Press Conference


27 September 2017

Press Release: FDF response to the UK Labour Party Conference in Brighton

FDF response to the UK Labour Party Conference in Brighton. More about FDF response to the UK Labour Party Conference in Brighton


22 September 2017

Press Release: FDF response to Prime Minister's Brexit speech in Florence

FDF response to Prime Minister's Brexit speech in Florence. More about FDF response to Prime Minister's Brexit speech in Florence


22 September 2017

Press Release: FDF Awards ceremony celebrates industry leaders

The Food and Drink Federation Awards ceremony last night showcased the success and achievements of the UK's food and drink manufacturing industry. More about FDF Awards ceremony celebrates industry leaders


21 August 2017

Press Release: BRC Global Standards publishes food packaging materials guidance

BRC Global Standards has today published the first edition of a Global Guidance on Migration from Packaging Materials into Food. More about BRC Global Standards publishes food packaging materials guidance


18 August 2017

Press Release: UK Food and Drink exports see record growth in H1 2017

The first half of 2017 saw exports of all UK food and drink grow to £10.2bn, up 8.5% on H1 2016. More about UK Food and Drink exports see record growth in H1 2017


16 August 2017

Press Release: FDF response to the Government's position paper on future UK relations with the Republic of Ireland

FDF response to the publication today of the position paper on Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland. More about FDF response to the Government's position paper on future UK relations with the Republic of Ireland


15 August 2017

Press Release: FDF Response to the Government's paper on customs arrangements

"“The UK Government's drive for greater clarity on the Brexit process is most welcome. The proposals for an interim customs regime, if they can be agreed, go some way in protecting business from a 'cliff edge'." More about FDF Response to the Government's paper on customs arrangements


15 August 2017

Press Release: Food businesses target sugar alternatives to improve public health

Retailers and manufacturers are calling on suppliers from across the food and drink industry to help identify sugar alternatives in a bid to improve public health by reducing the amount of sugars in food and drink products. More about Food businesses target sugar alternatives to improve public health