A £30 billion land of food and drink

(SCOTLAND) Doubling the value of Scotland's food and drink industry - to £30 billion by 2030 - is the aim of a new initiative launched today. ‘Ambition 2030’ has been developed by the Scotland Food & ...

Berlin’s iconic International Green Week

|6 January 2017| Germany Hungary is the partner country of this year's International Green Week (IGW) in Berlin. This year the International Green Week will be taking place for the 82nd time in its 91-...

Plastic and seaweed projects triumph

|26 May 2016| Scotland Two highly innovative collaborations have won Interface Food & Drink’s legacy competition providing funding of £88,000 towards industry–academic projects. The companies inves...

Innovation in action

|8 April 2016| Scotland The Scottish Centre for Food Development and Innovation at Edinburgh's Queen Margaret University (QMU) will host May's Innovation in Action food and drink event. Delegates will ...

Smartphone key to unlocking Swedish store

|2 March 2016| A Swedish IT specialist is leading a shopping revolution with his unstaffed store which uses technology to give customers 24 hour access. The southern Swedish town of Viken is home to Rober...

£50,000 innovation competition launched

|29 January 2016| From future farming to tomorrow’s technology, food and drink businesses and academics came together to hear about the latest techniques and processes in the pipeline for the  industry at a ...

£10 million for food and drink producers

|25 January 2016| A multi-million pound grant fund will be used by pioneering food and drink companies to upgrade their facilities. Scotland's food secretary Richard Lochhead said the new £10 million fund...

Growth in food and drink exports

|20 January 2016| The global demand for Scotland's food and drink products has contributed to an increase in the volume of manufactured goods sales to overseas markets, according to figures out today. In ...

London to host global innovation summit

|18 January 2016| Some of the biggest names in the global food and drink industry will gather in London for a two day summit in March. The 14th annual World Food Technology & Innovation Summit will br...

Food and drink boosting visitor numbers

|29 December 2015| Scotland’s tourism industry stands in good stead as the Year of Food and Drink draws to a close and the Year of Innovation, Architecture and Design begins, tourism minister Fergus Ewing sa...