Food Drink Devon Highlights of 2018

Event Date: 
December, 2018

2018 has been another hugely successful year for Food Drink Devon and its members. Here are some of the highlights:

  • Fantastic media coverage created by FDD for our members across a wide range of print, digital and radio platforms including many national titles
  • Our social media and digital presence has continued to grow so that in 2018
    • On Twitter we had 33k followers and an average of 46k tweet impressions per month
    • On Facebook we grew to 900 followers
    • On Instagram we grew to 1300 followers
    • Our website received over 8k pages views a month
  • We distributed over 40,000 FDD Guides  throughout the year to
    • National and Local Journalists
    • Tourist Information Centres
    • Airport Lounges
    • Train Stations
    • Consumer Food Fairs
  • We established a working relationship for our members with Sainsbury's, Morrisons and Waitrose
  • We provided business mentoring for several members and ran business workshops on key industry topics
  • We represented our members at prominent national marketing events in London and Bristol and celebrated the 'Best of Devon' with our highly acclaimed annual FDD Awards

We already have plans in place to build on these achievements in 2019. If you would like to share in our success contact Ali on admin@fooddrinkdevon.co.uk for more information on becoming a Food Drink Devon member.