(Brussels, 21 March 2019) FoodDrinkEurope, the organisation representing Europe’s food and drink industry, has updated its Acrylamide Toolbox in its 15th edition with new scientific and technological developments. The update of this toolbox is especially timely given the recent entry into force of the Commission Regulation establishing mitigation measures and benchmark levels for the reduction of the presence of acrylamide in food.
(Brussels, 28 February 2019) The food and drink industry, the leading employer in the EU manufacturing sector, has stressed that it is particularly vulnerable in the case of a no-deal Brexit, and warns that the United Kingdom crashing out of the EU would have a devastating impact on the industry.
(Brussels, 25 February 2019) FoodDrinkEurope, the organisation of Europe’s food and drink industry, has today launched its policy priorities for the EU Institutions, in view of the upcoming EU elections later this year.
(Brussels, 6 February 2019) Copa and Cogeca, CELCAA and FoodDrinkEurope, on behalf of the entire EU agri-food chain, acknowledge the significant efforts of the EU and UK negotiation teams in securing the Withdrawal Agreement and finalising the Political Declaration. However, EU farmers and food and drink companies are still faced with a lack of certainty over the Brexit process and, this week, EU agri-food chain stakeholders repeated their concerns regarding the possibility of a no-deal Brexit.