(Brussels, 19 June 2017) FoodDrinkEurope welcomes the European Commission’s actions to simplify the current Common Agricultural Policy (CAP), undertaken since 2015. These actions include the agricultural provisions in the so-called Omnibus proposal, which aim at simplifying without jeopardising the 2013 political agreement on the CAP.
(Brussels, 16 June 2017) FoodDrinkEurope welcomes today's adoption by EU health ministers of the (EPSCO) Council conclusions to contribute towards halting the rise in childhood overweight and obesity.
FoodDrinkEurope, Europe’s food and drink industry organisation, and Food & Consumer Products of Canada (FCPC), the Canadian association representing the food, beverage and consumer products industry – together welcome the ambitious EU-Canada Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) and look forward to its application
(Brussels, 29 March 2017) Today the United Kingdom’s Prime Minister Theresa May has formally launched the Brexit process by triggering Article 50 of the Lisbon Treaty. FoodDrinkEurope and its members underline the need to minimise the business impact of the UK’s departure on European food and drink companies and the necessity to establish a new and sustainable working relationship as quickly as possible.