Food and Drink Wales Newsletter - February 2017

February 2017 • Issue 0004


International trade event showcases Welsh food and drink to the world

Blas Cymru


Andy Richardson

Food and Drink Wales Industry Board - Chair's Update

Let me first wish you all a happy new year and say that the board is very much looking forward to working with you over the coming year as we continue to seek new and innovative ways to drive growth within the Welsh food and drink industry.

Belgium and Netherlands

Welsh food and Drink delegation embark on trade visit to Belgium and Netherlands

Twelve companies representing the Welsh food and drink industry are preparing to visit Belgium and the Netherlands next month looking to develop new export trading opportunities.

Retailers toolkit

Food and Drink Wales launches new retailer support toolkit ahead of St David’s Day

The Welsh Government’s Food and Drink Wales has launched a new guide to help retailers promote Welsh food and drink ahead of St David’s Day 2017 celebrations.


Cymry Wales Events
Celtic Manor

BlasCymru - TasteWales 23 - 24 March 2017

BlasCymru/TasteWales, organised by the Welsh Government’s Food & Drink Wales, will be the largest ever food and drink trade event and conference in Wales, bringing together producers, buyers and food industry professionals in the prestigious Celtic Manor Resort, home to the 2010 Ryder Cup.

Great Taste Awards

Great Taste Awards

Entries open for the Great Taste Awards 2017 let’s see a record number of Welsh entries in 2017


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Quarterly newsletter for the Welsh food and drink industry from the Welsh Government's Food Division.  

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