Our Business Membership offers food and drink businesses access to our team of industry experts for just £150 per year.

Our aim is to further promote the growth of the UK’s food and drink sector by offering a range of support services, allowing businesses to access the expertise and facilities needed to grow their businesses. As a Business Member you are entitled to a free ½ day of support per year that can be used across any of our Business Solutions, Technical Team or Workforce Connections services.

Need further support? Business Members are entitled to a 15% discount across all further consultancy services, training and facilities hire.

Meat Production

Membership Benefits for Business Members

  • Certificate of Membership and use of ‘Business Member of The Food & Drink Forum’ logo*
  • Access to and listed, if required, in our Online Directory of Food and Drink Industry Suppliers and Services
  • Short introductory article included within The Food and Drink Forum’s monthly newsletter, Technical Bites
  • Demonstrate support to the food and drink industry as part of a Corporate Social Responsibility
  • Access to market intelligence and trends utilising industry leading software
  • Discounted access to Food and Drink Forum development / test kitchens and meeting rooms
  • Discounted access to Food and Drink Forum consultancy services
  • Additional adverts in Technical Bites at a discounted member price of £42.50 (plus VAT) per advert
  • Month-long advert on The Food and Drink Forum website at a discounted member price of £85 (plus VAT)
  • Food safety management systems support including SALSA, BRC, STS, Red Tractor
  • Bespoke technical training in areas such as auditing and allergen awareness
  • Label and artwork checks (to meet legal requirements)
  • Nutritional analysis and legal claim determination
  • Shelf life prediction and support
  • Interim technical management and mentoring
  • Internal systems and pre-audits
  • 5 Star rating support
  • Risk assessment and Health & Safety management support
  • Technical troubleshooting
  • Process and product launch expertise
  • Food specification completion e.g. MCreate
  • Allergen validation and compliance
  • Discounted access to accredited & non-accredited training courses as well as resources & materials to support food technical and business growth
  • Regular events and conferences, themed with current and topical issues
  • Training needs analysis and apprenticeship support for new and existing staff

*Your membership invoice will be sent to the email address you have provided above, you will receive your membership pack once we have received your membership payment in full.
** If multiple Associate Members offer the required service we will recommend all, allowing the business to choose their preferred supplier.

Since 1998, The Food & Drink Forum has assisted investment of around £40m of public funds into the UK food and drink sector.

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Simply fill in the form below with your business details, you will then be directed to a page to complete your payment.