Food and drink
Our unique food culture, modernised and crafted for contemporary tastes, has captured the imagination of buyers and consumers around the world.
UK food and drink manufacturing is growing rapidly and there is strong consumer demand for new products in our supermarkets. This means the UK has a thriving research and development (R&D) scene and is a great test bed for new products.
UK food and drink is not just delicious, it offers international buyers and investors genuine products they can trust. Product traceability at each stage of the supply chain has opened market access for UK produce around the globe.
The UK is recognised worldwide for its packaging innovation and new product development. We have a highly skilled ecosystem in materials science, computer science and engineering. We are a great location to help you develop your innovative packaging needs.
Vegan food revolution
Demand for UK vegan foods is increasing, as more people in the UK stop or reduce their consumption of products containing animal ingredients.
The UK private label market is one of the most mature in the world, with many manufacturers specialising in products for international businesses.
Devon ice cream company goes global
Devon-based Granny Gothards makes artisan ice cream and sorbets from local produce and is part of a thriving dairy community in south west England. The company exports to the Middle East and has now sets its sights on establishing itself in China.