Food Drink Ireland (FDI) is the main trade association for the food and drink industry in Ireland. It represents the interests of over 150 food, drink and non-food grocery manufacturers and suppliers. We're committed to ensuring an environment exists which is conducive to the success and further growth of the Irish food and drink industry internationally. FDI is a member of a number of different European and International business representative organisations to ensure our members are heard at an EU level.

We provide leadership and direction on a number of key strategic issues, including the economic importance and reputation of the sector, Brexit, competitiveness, innovation, trade, skills regulation and general food chain policy. We also develop and deliver industry-led training to the Food and Drink Industry through our Food Drink Ireland Skillnet.

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About the team

Food Drink Ireland is led by director Paul Kelly who has more than 13 years experience in the industry. The team is compromised of 12 professionals with specific responsibilities for trade associations, regulatory affairs and policy in the Food and Drink sector.

For any queries, please contact on 01 605 1500.

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