The Food & Drink Federation (FDF) Awards


The Food & Drink Federation (FDF) Awards recognise the achievements of people working within the industry and are fast becoming an industry benchmark of excellence for innovation, competitiveness and talent. Don’t miss your opportunity to show how your company and employees excel.


·         Product Reformulation *NEW for 2016*

·         Campaign of the Year

·         Community Partner

·         Education

·         Environmental Leadership

·         Exporter of the Year (Company)

·         Good Employer

·         Growth Business

·         Innovation

Individual categories include:

·         Apprentice of the Year

·         Community Champion

·         Food & Drink Engineer

·         Food & Drink Scientist

·         Rising Star

Once again, the Food and Drink Federation Awards will also encompass the regional Growth Business Awards sponsored by Grant Thornton UK LLP. Principally aimed at smaller and growing businesses.  They are looking to find the best inspiring and thriving food or drink producer from each of the following five regions:

·         South East England

London, Hertfordshire, Essex, Bedfordshire, Buckinghamshire, Oxfordshire, Berkshire, Surrey, Kent, Sussex, Hampshire and Isle of Wight

·         South West England

Cornwall, Devon, Dorset, Somerset, Wiltshire, Gloucestershire, Herefordshire, Channel and Scilly Isles

·         Central England and Wales

Norfolk, Suffolk, Cambridgeshire, Worcestershire, Warwickshire, Wales, Northamptonshire, Leicestershire, Rutland, Lincolnshire, Shropshire, Staffordshire

·         Northern England

Cumbria, Northumberland, Durham, Nottinghamshire, Derbyshire, Yorkshire, Lancashire, Cheshire, Merseyside and Greater Manchester

·         Scotland and Northern Ireland

This award is free to enter and confirmed sponsors so far include: Aktrion Food and Drink, apetito, Grant Thornton, and PepsiCo UK.

Key Dates:

Deadline – 11th March 2016

Awards ceremony – 22nd September 2016 (The Brewery, London)

For further information visit: The FDF Awards 

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