Press releases

Tariff impact of Rules of Origin on Irish bakery sector

25/01/2021 - Food Drink Ireland (FDI), the Ibec group representing the food and drink sector, has expressed concern about the impact of Rules of Origin in the EU-UK Trade and Cooperation Agreement (TCA) on the

FDI call for targeted supports from Brexit Adjustment Fund

13/01/2021 - Food Drink Ireland (FDI), the Ibec sector representing the food and drink industry has welcomed the announcement that Ireland will receive over €1bn, or 25%, from the EU Brexit fund in 2021 but

Food Drink Ireland welcomes Brexit trade deal

24/12/2020 - Food Drink Ireland (FDI), the Ibec group representing the food and drink sector, has welcomed the agreement reached between the EU and the UK on a future trading relationship. Paul Kelly, FDI

FDI launches new Brexit report

12/11/2020 - Food Drink Ireland (FDI), the Ibec group that represents the food and drink industry in Ireland, has published new economic analysis that details the need for urgent support measures for the sector

FDI calls for state backed export credit insurance scheme

15/10/2020 - Food Drink Ireland (FDI), the Ibec group representing the food and drink sector, has called on Government to urgently introduce a state backed export credit insurance scheme in Ireland following the

FDI welcomes Brexit measures in Budget 2021

13/10/2020 - Food Drink Ireland (FDI), the Ibec group that represents the food and drink sector, commenting on Budget 2021, has welcomed the Recovery Fund to stimulate demand and employment and proposals to

Exceptional policy responses needed to offset Brexit impacts

07/10/2020 - Food Drink Ireland (FDI), the Ibec group representing the food and drink sector, has today published its Budget 2021 Submission (see attached) which calls for exceptional targeted policy responses

FDI appears before Special Committee on Covid-19

13/08/2020 - Appearing before the Special Committee on Covid-19 later today, Food Drink Ireland (FDI) will say Prepared Consumer Meat companies have introduced stringent control and mitigation measures since

Food Drink Ireland comments on recent Covid-19 outbreaks

07/08/2020 - Food Drink Ireland, the Ibec group representing the food and drink sector including secondary meat processors, met with Government officials this morning to discuss recent Covid-19 outbreaks in the

FDI welcomes €5bn Brexit Adjustment Reserve

21/07/2020 - Food Drink Ireland (FDI), the Ibec group representing the food and drink sector, has welcomed the inclusion of a €5 billion Brexit Adjustment Reserve in the EU’s Multiannual Financial Framework

Britvic Ireland’s Kevin Donnelly named Chair of PCF

23/06/2020 - Food Drink Ireland (FDI), the Ibec group that represents the food and drink sector, today announced Kevin Donnelly, Managing Director, Britvic Ireland, as the new Chair of the Prepared Consumer

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