Associate Membership

Food & Drink Forum Associate Membership – Join the Network Today

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

THE FOOD AND DRINK FORUM AIMS TO: further support the growth of the UK’s food and drink sector by bringing food and drink businesses together with a network of those providing services to the sector – introducing Associate Membership.

Associate Membership allows those businesses offering services to the food and drink sector the opportunity to join The Food & Drink Forum’s network, and showcase their goods and services for just £300 (plus VAT) per year.

As an Associate Member of The Food & Drink Forum, businesses will benefit from:

  • Certificate of Membership and use of ‘Associate Member of The Food & Drink Forum’ logo*
  • Short introductory showcase article included within The Food & Drink Forum’s monthly newsletter, Technical Bites (issued to over 400 food and drink contacts)
  • Listing / profile in The Food & Drink Forum’s online Suppliers’ Directory (accessed by a network of subscribed food and drink members)
  • Be seen as a ‘Recommended Supplier’ of The Food & Drink Forum**
  • Updates on industry news, legislative changes, events and networking opportunities through Technical Bites
  • Discounted (10%) access to Food & Drink Forum meeting rooms from as little as £27 per day
  • Discounted (10%) access to Food & Drink Forum technical / consultancy support
  • Additional adverts in Technical Bites for a discounted member price of £45 per advert
  • Month-long advert on The Food & Drink Forum website for a discounted member price of £90 per advert
  • 1/2 day access to food and drink market intelligence through industry leading software
  • Promotion of associate members’ industry-specific events to the network in addition to event partnership opportunities with The Food & Drink Forum
  • Show support to the food and drink industry as part of Corporate Social Responsibility

* 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. 

ASSOCIATE MEMBERSHIP REGISTRATION – FOR JUST £300 PER YEAR

Please complete the application form below to apply for Associate Membership.  

If you would like to include your company logo within your profile please send a JPEG or PNG version of your logo to enquiries@foodanddrinkforum.co.uk stating ‘online directory logo’ as the heading.

For further information please call The Food & Drink Forum on 0115 975 8810 or you can join online here.

By joining Associate Membership you are consenting to The Food & Drink Forum’s terms and conditions which can be found here.

Please note that as an Associate Member you will not be entitled to voting rights in relation to Food & Drink Forum membership. We reserve the right to refuse membership where a conflict is determined in relation to services offered by The Food & Drink Forum.