(Brussels, 3 October 2019) Following the WTO arbitrator’s decision in the Airbus subsidy dispute  on 2 October 2019, the US administration has announced the introduction of retaliatory tariffs on a wide range of EU products to recover damages of up to USD $7.5 billion annually.
(Brussels, 19 September 2019) On the occasion of the high-level conference of the Circular Plastics Alliance (CPA) on 20 September, FoodDrinkEurope, on behalf of the European food and drink industry, will sign a Declaration aimed at ensuring that 10 million tonnes of recycled plastics find their way into new products by 2025.
(Brussels, 24 June 2019) AIM and FoodDrinkEurope, representing European branded food manufacturers, welcome today’s publication of a comprehensive analysis by the European Commission’s Joint Research Centre (JRC) of 128 branded and private label food and drink products across 19 EU Member States, which confirms that there is no evidence of an ‘East-West’ divide in the quality of food. At the same time, FoodDrinkEurope and AIM underscore the paramount importance of the European industry’s high quality standards and reinforce that while food and drink recipes can be adapted to best serve consumers across the EU, this should in no way be confused with offering lesser-quality products.
(Brussels, 7 June 2019) Today is the first World Food Safety Day, following its adoption by the United Nations General Assembly in 2018. To mark the day CELCAA, Copa-Cogeca, EuroCommerce, FEFAC and FoodDrinkEurope are reiterating their commitment to delivering safe food to consumers all around the globe.