The Food Matters Live Industry Briefings are a series of seminars designed to provide expert advice on a number of important issues for professionals working in the food and drink industry.

Upcoming industry briefings

Export and growth in the food and drink sector

Bird & Bird will be hosting an industry briefing in London, supported by the Food and Drink Exporters Association (UKFDEA) & sponsored by Santander, which will look at scaling up export growth in the food and drink sector. This will be followed by networking and a drinks reception. 

Thursday 30th March, 4.00pm - 8.00pm

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Retail and foodservice opportunities in the UK market

The Belgian Luxembourg Chamber of Commerce will host an industry briefing, in association with Food Matters Live, looking at opportunities in the retail and foodservice markets in the United Kingdom.

Tuesday 16th May, time to be confirmed

Federation of Belgian Chambers of Commerce in Brussels
Belliardstraat 2 – 7de verdieping
1040 Brussels

Further information to follow. 

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Industry briefing:  Taste Cork and UCC 

UCC will host an industry briefing in Ireland, in partnership with Taste Cork and Food Matters Live. 

Thursday 25th May, time to be confirmed

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Industry briefing: Food & Drink Wales

Wednesday 14th of June, 10.00am - 4.00pm

Welsh Government Buildings
Sarn Mynach
Llandudno Junction
Conwy LL31 9RZ

Further information to follow.

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Innovation and growth opportunities in food & drink retail

In association with Produced in Kent and HSBC, sponsored by Cripps LLP.

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 Innovation and opportunities – the future of sports nutrition

ESSNA hosted an AGM for it's members,  followed by an industry briefing with Food Matters Live.

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Maximising food & drink retail opportunities

Organised in association with Giant Peach.

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Growth opportunities in Wales

Organised in association with Food and Drink Wales.

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The new laws, consumers and products driving the growth of the sports nutrition industry

Organised in association with the European Specialist Sports Nutrition Alliance (ESSNA).

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The future of Great British Food

Organised by Defra and the Institute of Directors.

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Opportunities in the UK - how to access the market

Organised in association with Holland Food Valley.

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Opportunities in UK food and drink retail

Organised in association with the Belgian-Luxembourg Chamber of Commerce.

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Innovation with NPD and pulse fractions

Organised in association with the United Nations’ International Year of Pulses.

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Sustainable sourcing with the WWF             

Organised in association with the WWF.                                              

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