Food & Drink Devon Activity

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

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...
Read More

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...
Read More

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...
Read More

The World’s First Book To Help Businesses Reduce Plastic Waste…

Plastic Game Changer: How to Reduce Plastic In Your Organization To Make A Difference To Plastic Pollution  By Amanda Keetley, Founder of Less Plastic CIC  A guide to empower professionals to take action to dramatically reduce their company’s plastic footprint.  The...
Read More

Food Drink Devon 2019 Awards' Finalists Announced

With just over a month until the prestigious Food Drink Devon Awards’, the finalists, which include many of the county’s most respected and influential artisan food and drink producers, have been revealed. Since entries closed in April, the esteemed panel of judges and industry experts have...
Read More

Small Businesses Flourishing in East Devon thanks to Council Funded Support

More businesses in East Devon have benefitted from Local Enterprise Partnership Growth hub support than in any other LEP district A recent performance report shows that since the launch of Heart of the South West Local Enterprise Partnership Growth Hub service in 2016, more businesses have...
Read More

Food Drink Devon's Industry Summer Party A Huge Success

Food Drink Devon is celebrating the success of its first ever industry Summer Party, which was held on Monday 17th June at the stunning Dartington Hall gardens. Over 100 members and non-members enjoyed a wonderful evening of fabulous local food, drink, entertainment and demonstrations. Barbara...
Read More

Food Drink Devon attends Christmas in July 2019

For the third year in a row, Food Drink Devon attended the fabulous Christmas in July show organised by LQPR. The event was held at Carousel: Next Door on Baker Street, a beautifully light and spacious venue that helped to make products shine in the natural daylight. The Food...
Read More

Sales and Member Retention Manager Vacancy

Food Drink Devon Sales and Member Retention Manager With the expansion of the membership organisation Food Drink Devon, we are seeking a full time dedicated, experienced Sales Manager. With a passion for Food and Drink, this dynamic role will attract those that can evidence past achievements...
Read More

Devon Business Start-Up Award

DEVON BUSINESS START UP AWARD Have you started a food related business since October 2017? Is your turnover less than £70,000 per year?  Are you based within Devon using local products, ingredients and/or suppliers? Answer yes to all 3 questions and you could WIN... A free 3 day...
Read More