(Brussels, 24 November 2016) At an event hosted this morning by the European Economic & Social Committee, FoodDrinkEurope launched its “Small scale, big impact” project, highlighting the key role Small & Medium-Sized Enterprises play in Europe’s food and drink sector. Commissioner Hogan welcomed the participants and SME representatives who presented their products and shared their experience with policy-makers.
(Brussels, 31 October 2016) FoodDrinkEurope welcomes the signature of the EU-Canada Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) – and now calls on the European Parliament to support the agreement.
(Brussels, 17 October 2016) Addressing the challenges of modern life in terms of good nutrition and healthy lifestyle is everyone’s business. FoodDrinkEurope launches today Eat & Live Well (www.eatandlivewell.eu), an informative overview of over 150 case studies detailing actions undertaken by Europe’s food and drink sector to help fight obesity and related non-communicable diseases.
(Bratislava, 26 September 2016) Successfully attracting new talents and managing an ageing workforce in the European food and drink industry are the themes of the toolbox report presented today by EFFAT and FoodDrinkEurope at a meeting in Bratislava. The report is based on the compilation of 28 hands-on good practice examples and tools submitted by respective national affiliates and members of the European social partners.