06 February 2018

Breaking into the high-value UK Food & Beverage market

The UK is a high-value food and beverage market with a large customer pool. The UK is also home to many blue-chip food and beverage manufacturers requiring high quality, cutting-edge ingredients.

This Industry Briefing highlights how Danish companies can not only break into this lucrative space, but (more importantly) thrive in the highly competitive UK market.

Intellectual Property law firm Mathys & Squire will be joined by industry experts (EBS, Giant Peach) and UK government (Public Health England, Department for EInternational Trade) to provide guidance on:

  • Establishing a foothold in the UK market;
  • Current trends and regulations;
  • Gaining an edge over established competitors; and
  • Avoiding commercial pitfalls.


14.30 Registration

14.45 Welcome by Industry Briefing Host: Mathys & Squire LLP

  • The current state of the UK food and beverage market, and how to gain a competitive edge:
  • Jamie Methuen, Public Health England
  • Hans Monberg, Department for International Trade
  • Martin MacLean and David Hobson, Mathys & Squire

15.35 Market access:

  • Martin Williams, EBS Ltd
  • James Read, Giant Peach
  • Andrew Little, Food Matters Live
  • Deanne Lintorn, DKUK

16.45 Beer/Drinks and Networking

17.30 End of Programme

Registering for the event: To register please email [email protected] or click here to sign up online.

Date: 13th March 2018

Location: British Embassy Copenhagen, Kastelsvej 36-40, 2100 København Ø, Denmark

For more information about our expertise in the food sector please click here.