Food & Drink Devon Activity

Working hard to promote our members at events in Devon and beyond.

Chance for businesses to join Made in Devon for a year for FREE

Fifty Devon businesses have the chance to join trading standard’s Made in Devon scheme with their first year of membership free. Consumers need to be confident that they are buying genuinely Devon sourced products, which in turn is a selling point and source of pride for businesses. Scheme...
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Devon’s first Environmental Foundation launches to tackle the climate and biodiversity crises by funding nature regeneration

The Devon Environment Foundation sets ambitious aims to Protect and Restore Devon’s Natural Environment and Increase Biodiversity while Benefitting the Local Economy Devon, UK – To bolster the UK government’s pledge to increase the amount of protected land and sea to 30% by 2030[1], the newly...
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Food Drink Devon Joins Forces with Devon & Plymouth Chamber of Commerce

Food Drink Devon (FDD), the county’s leading membership organisation in the food and drink industry, is thrilled to announce that it is joining forces with Devon & Plymouth Chamber of Commerce (DPCC) to strengthen their influence in this sector at both a regional and national level. Barbara...
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Devon Food and Drink Businesses: Who's Open?

Following the reopening of restaurants, pubs, hotels, B&Bs and campsites, here is a list of those who have reopened in Devon. To view the list of shops and producers, please click here. -----------------------------   WHERE TO EAT   Angels at Babbacombe...
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“Book ahead with confidence,” South West trade show organiser tells businesses

Covid-19 has hit the UK tourism sector hard in 2020, although the late surge in “staycations” is now helping to fill up resorts. But what will 2021 hold – especially for the South West, which is so reliant on holidaymakers? Because of the continuing uncertainty, the company that organises the...
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Winter Economy Plan & Further Restrictions - COVID-19

Here are the headlines from the Chancellors statement in Parliament on 24 September 2020 where a series of measures to help jobs and businesses were announced.    Further updates will be provided in due course as details are issued but Peplows provide a summary below. Peplows...
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Devon Life - Christmas Advertising Features

Devon Life has two current advertising opportunities available for upcoming editions of the magazine 'Christmas Unwrapped' is designed to promote businesses which offer Christmas gifts. This feature will run in the November edition and an insertion includes 1/6 of a page with...
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Supporting Devon food and drink during Shop Local Week

The Shop Local campaign is about celebrating the British high street. We’re encouraging customers to come back to their safe local shops, supporting the local economy and local jobs. Shop Local Week runs from Monday 10 until 16 August 2020.   Where to shop during Shop Local Week...
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Virtual Trade Show Opportunity

Food Drink Devon is delighted to announce we have partnered with Product Guru to give our food and drink producer members a great opportunity to take part in a Virtual Food Fair. The Pantry Live event will take place on 5 and 6 October 2020. This is an exciting opportunity for food and...
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Eat Out to Help Out: Where to eat in Devon

Throughout August, make the most of the Eat Out to Help Out scheme by dining at these Devon restaurants...   Use the scheme at a participating establishment: to get a 50% discount on food or non-alcoholic drinks to eat or drink in (up to a maximum of £10 discount per diner...
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