Representing independent retail businesses - BIRA are proud to represent thousands of members across the UK, from single retail outlets to small chains, to large department stores and agricultural dealerships.


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The British Soft Drinks Association represents UK producers of soft drinks, including carbonated drinks, still and dilutable drinks, fruit juices and bottled waters. Membership includes the majority of Britain’s soft drinks manufacturers as well as franchisors, importers and suppliers to the UK soft drinks industry.

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England’s comprehensive online farm shop directory. Connecting customers, farm shops & producers.


The Farm Retail Association (FRA) champions the best farm shops and farmers’ markets from across the UK. We are proud to support and inspire the people and businesses who grow and sell Great British food. Whatever area of farm retail you are from, we are here to help you and your business.


The FDF is a powerful voice for the UK’s vibrant, resilient and diverse food and drink manufacturing industry. For over 100 years, the FDF has successfully contributed to policy-making and legislative development, championing their members’ views – large and small – on the critical issues of the day. They bring together business, government and stakeholders to ensure manufacturers have the right conditions to grow, invest and employ while continuing to produce high-quality, nutritious and affordable food and drink. With more than 1,000 members – from the most recognisable global brands to the most innovative start-ups – the FDF represents the largest manufacturing sector in the country.

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Plunkett Foundation is a national charity that supports rural communities across the UK to tackle the issues they face through community business. Community businesses are enterprises that are owned and run democratically by members of the community, on behalf of the community. From shops and pubs to farms and woodlands and everything in between, the Plunkett Foundation’s small in-house team and network of advisers across the UK provide a helping hand to support groups from their first tentative steps, and continues to be there for them, year after year, as the business develops and grows.


The SDEA aims to be Europe’s largest Trade Association for the display industry by providing cost-effective promotion and growth opportunities to its members including cost reduction and key value-added services.


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The Vegan Society was founded in November 1944 and has made tremendous progress since. The Vegan Society continues to hold true to the vision of the founding members as they work towards a world in which humans do not exploit other animals. They are as determined as ever to promote vegan lifestyles for the benefit of animals, people and the environment.








BH is the market leading platform providing news, inspiration and advice to the hospitality industry and reaches key decision makers across our core communities including restaurants, street food, casual dining, pubs & bars, hotels and chefs. Our events portfolio includes The Big Hospitality Expo, National Restaurant Awards, R200, Generation Next, Hostech and more. 

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British Baker is about the people, products, and businesses at the heart of the baking industry. Our reach spans the whole sector from plant, craft, and in-store bakeries to ingredients and equipment suppliers and more. Daily news, analysis, interviews, and insight are delivered through our website with a free email newsletter delivered three times a week. Our print publication is published six times a year with each edition tightly themed around specific topics. We also host the Baking Industry Awards and Britain’s Best Loaf events.

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Lumina Intelligence inspires the global food and drink industry with deep, actionable insights powered by the world’s best analytics technology. Our global consumer and shopper data platform combines advanced analytics and insight to explain every measure of behaviour, from planning and conducting a shop to choosing where to eat and drink across retail and hospitality markets.

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MCA delivers leading coverage of the UK’s dynamic eating and drinking out market, to keep operators, suppliers and investors informed of the latest developments in the industry.

Delivered via daily digital newsletters and breaking news alerts, a comprehensive website, monthly issue, and podcasts, MCA also offers a series of market-leading events to bring together the senior tier, adding value with exclusive insight, news and relationship-building opportunities.

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MTJ is a social and event brand that celebrates independent retail butchers based in the UK, through social media, high-profile butchery events and an awareness week for the industry.

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The Grocer leads the market as the UK’s only paid-for online service and weekly magazine with coverage of the whole FMCG sector. Customers range from directors of large multiples to independent retailers, wholesalers and suppliers, as well as growers, food processors, manufacturers, key opinion formers and the national media. The Grocer is the premier information source for the UK grocery and FMCG sector, and the first port of call for decision-makers looking for the latest exclusive commentary on the industry’s major developments.

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