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Ahead of the upcoming SCA of the Council (10 September) and EU Parliament discussions on the Proposal for a directive on Unfair Trading Practices, the signatories would like to draw your attention to the following crucial principles for a fair and well-functioning food supply chain: Unfair is unfair, regardless of the size of businesses: all actors in the food supply chain should be protected from unfair trading practices.  Without this basic principle enshrined in EU...

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(Brussels, 19 July 2018) FoodDrinkEurope welcomes the fact that the UK published its White Paper last week, as it offers Europe’s food and drink industry some indication of what the future relationship between the EU27 and the UK may hold, and also seems to be a step towards our sector’s main priorities, i.e. ensuring that frictionless trade will continue, current production processes will be maintained, burdensome administrative delays will be reduced and a hard...

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FoodDrinkEurope’s Annual Report 2018 (fooddrinkeurope.eu)

FoodDrinkEurope has published its Annual Report 2018, presenting the highlights of its work over the past year. The Annual Report outlines a number of FoodDrinkEurope’s key achievements, including: The launch of a new campaign to celebrate and promote the Single Market, highlighting its benefits for businesses and consumers alike. The launch of a Call for Action to help improve diets and promote good nutrition and health. Implementing the ambitious industry...

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Throughout the years, the EU has supported research and innovation (R&I) in the food and drink sector through the EU R&I Framework Programmes. The clear outcomes of this EU-funded research, together with national programmes and private investment, are the widening of our knowledge, innovative solutions that helped our sector to stay competitive, the establishment of research infrastructures and the foundation of networks that facilitate the sharing of information, col...

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