Although we have not had an Autumn Statement this year, one welcome change was announced on 12 November in relation to tax relief on expenditure qualifying…
Welcome to the Winter edition of our Food & Drink newsletter, which comes to you early in what we hope is a more politically and economically certain year than those of the recent past. This uncertainty has hit investment, and arguably, productivity and long-term growth and we very much look forward to the steadying of the ship – although there may be some choppy waters in the interim!
The Conservative manifesto contained a promise to conduct a national food strategy and we will wait with interest to see what that will contain and we will look at this in detail at a later date.
The general election campaign raised many questions of great relevance to food and drink businesses. We have looked at a number of these in previous editions and we make no apologies that we continue in this, our latest offering.