Thank you to our association supporters
The BFFF is a not-for-profit organisation whose members represent over £40bn of the food industry. We represent, support and advise member companies on a wide range of issues affecting all areas of the Frozen Food Industry. Using our collective size of the industry in membership we yield influence with politicians, decision-makers and opinion formers on areas of policy and change to benefit all areas of the frozen industry.
Representing independent retail businesses - BIRA are proud to represent thousands of members across the UK, from single retail outlets to small chains, to large department stores and agricultural dealerships.
The BII is the leading independent licensee support organisation for individuals working in hospitality, with 10,000 individual members running premises across the UK - predominantly tenanted, leased, managed and freehold pubs. The organisation provides expert helplines, online business support, and guidance on key industry issues, and savings on a range of supply deals for its members, keeping pubs thriving in the heart of every community.
The British Soft Drinks Association represents UK producers of soft drinks, including carbonated drinks, still and dilutable drinks, fruit juices and bottled waters. Membership includes the majority of Britain’s soft drinks manufacturers as well as franchisors, importers and suppliers to the UK soft drinks industry.
The FDF is a powerful voice for the UK’s vibrant, resilient and diverse food and drink manufacturing industry. For over 100 years, the FDF has successfully contributed to policy-making and legislative development, championing their members’ views – large and small – on the critical issues of the day. They bring together business, government and stakeholders to ensure manufacturers have the right conditions to grow, invest and employ while continuing to produce high-quality, nutritious and affordable food and drink. With more than 1,000 members – from the most recognisable global brands to the most innovative start-ups – the FDF represents the largest manufacturing sector in the country.
The SDEA aims to be Europe’s largest Trade Association for the display industry by providing cost-effective promotion and growth opportunities to its members including cost reduction and key value-added services.
TUCO is the leading professional membership body for in-house caterers - supporting procurement & learning excellence and working to provide quality standards and advice to those working in public sector catering. TUCO procure goods and services; driving down costs and maximising quality.
UKHospitality is the voice for over hospitality, representing 750 companies operating around 100,000 venues. We speak on behalf of a wide range of businesses, from FTSE 100 enterprises to niche groups and independent single-site venues, as well as 6,000 affiliated operators. We act as the voice of food policy regulation, creating the first ever industry Catering Guide, promoting best practice and open dialogue between consumers and businesses. Engaging with Government, the media and the public, we work to unlock the industry’s full potential.
Vegan Friendly is an international non-profit organisation aiming to increase the awareness of veganism and to make it even more accessible. We do this by certifying vegan friendly products and businesses, and offering them a wide range of benefits to increase their visibility. Our revenue is then used to raise awareness about the benefits of veganism for the planet, for people and animals, via impactful campaigns, events and education.
The Vegan Society was founded in November 1944 and has made tremendous progress since. The Vegan Society continues to hold true to the vision of the founding members as they work towards a world in which humans do not exploit other animals. They are as determined as ever to promote vegan lifestyles for the benefit of animals, people and the environment.