Food & Drink Devon Activity

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

Food Drink Devon Members' Survey Autumn 2019

In order to help us continue to improve the services we offer our members, we would be grateful if you would complete a very short survey. It should take no more than 2 minutes and can be found here. Many thanks for your help and support.
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Are you ready for Brexit?

Did you know you can use the gov.uk checker tool to check what you need to do? This is partically relevent to businesses who import or export, deal with personal data or employ EU nationals. The tool is intuitive to navigate and requires the user to answer seven questions to get guidance...
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Brexit Business Resources from Heart of SW Growth Hub

The Growth Hub has access to a range of resources provided by HM Government, BEIS and partners which aim to help businesses plan for the various Brexit scenarios that they may face. They have searched out relevant Brexit related information and guidance available from HM Government and from a...
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Import and Export Trader Helpline

HMRC have now launched the EU Exit Import and Export Trader Helpline for traders and hauliers importing from or exporting to the EU after October 31st. The helpline number is 0300 3301 331. Lines will be open from 8am to 6pm Monday to Friday.
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Brexit Government Guidance for Businesses Preparing for Brexit

Many businesses still need to take action to prepare for change ahead of the UK's departure from the EU. One urgent example is the need for all businesses who move goods into or out of the EU (including the UK) to have an Economic Operator Registration Identification (EORI) number...
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University of Exeter Intern Opportunities

University of Exeter students will soon be returning to Devon and seeking part-time employment opportunities, to begin in October.  If you have a business project you would like a bright and enthusiastic student to undertake, Exeter University can find your...
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Your News Wanted for Our Newsletters

If you would like your news and events to appear in our consumers' or members' newsletters, either post the details on our website or email them to [email protected] Wherever possible we will also publish this information on our social media too. Please send images (jpeg) to...
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Key Industry Training and Courses by Campden BRI

Campden BRI is a leading food and drink research institute and runs key industry training and courses throughout the year. Any member interested in booking a course should contact [email protected] and mention FDD in order to qualify for members rates, which are...
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Working with Booths Supermarkets

Booths, who are based near Preston in Lancashire, have 28 stores, are 'a high end retailer' and, in the past, have been described as "the Waitrose of the North". As a result of several members expressing an interest in supplying Booths, Food Drink Devon has contacted Edwin Booth, Chairman and...
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10 Devon Hotels for Autumn Escapes

From a unique art hotel to medieval pubs with rooms, Devon hospitality has a breadth of character, style and charm to be enjoyed throughout the year. One thing that can always been guaranteed however, is superbly good food, thanks to the abundance of regional ingredients. For those looking to...
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