Why join the Scottish Food and Drink Federation?
Who are we?
The Scottish Food and Drink Federation (SFDF) is the trade association
protecting the interests of food and drink manufacturers of all sizes with a
What do we do?
- Getting your voice heard by key stakeholders on issues important to your business
- Access to experts from across the food industry on key scientific and technical
issues and strategies to resolve them
- Early warnings on regulatory issues affecting the industry - help to interpret
them for your business and how to change or overcome them
- Helping you stay compliant with ever changing regulations at Scottish, UK and EU
- Support dealing with the media
- Exclusive networking opportunities
What our members say
James Macsween, Managing Director, Macsween Haggis, Edinburgh
"The Federation is always willing and able to support our business, with advice
on day to day matters and their email alert service keeps us up to date on all
Tony Dumbreck, Managing Director, Innovate Foods Ltd, Kirkcaldy
"With the SFDF team I feel that we can punch well above our individual weight
and get listened to by our elected representatives and their officers."
Frequently asked questions
How will you help my day to day business?
You can save time and money by outsourcing technical and regulatory tasks to us.
We have technical experts who can support you areas including microbiological
control in high risk foods or what the latest government scientific advice on a
key nutrient means for your business.
SFDF lobbies on your behalf to make sure your voice is heard where it matters.
Do you represent small companies?
We are delighted to represent businesses of all sizes and many of our members
are small and medium sized operators.
How do you champion the industry in the media?
SFDF represents and defends the industry to the media on many issues affecting
our sector. We proactively look for opportunities to promote our exciting
industry and keep you up-to-date on media stories that may be of interest to
Contact us today for more information or to join:
Telephone: 0131 229 9415