Learning & Resources

FDMB North West has linked up with a number of businesses that all have one thing in common – they want to help your food and drink business develop, grow and thrive.

Our Strategic Partners are passionate about helping you achieve your business goals and dreams. Therefore, this area of our website has been designed as a resource area linking you with them, whilst giving some great learning material along the way.

Business Health Checks – One Up Consultancy

Value – The small word with huge impact

Order to payment

The other ‘you’ in your business

Chilled Packaging – Icertech

Chilled packaging solutions for your food and drink enterprise

Creative – Moonjuice Creative

First Steps – Creativity, design and branding for food and drink start ups

Digital – FAT Media

Using Google to advance your food and drink Business

How do you build a brand?

Two top tips for e mail marketing

Optimising your online store

Facilities

An introduction to the NoWFOOD Centre

Gasses – BOC

Freezing, chilling and modified atmosphere packaging solutions

Health – Pure Air Group

Bacteria – prevention is always better than cure

VIDEO – REME HALO for Commercial Applications

VIDEO – NHS Demo

Insurance – NFU Mutual (Preston Agency)

An introduction to NFU Mutual (Preston Agency)

Insurance – Cost or Investment?

The Weakest Link – Risks in the food and drink supply chain

Nutrition and Labelling – AB Food Nutrition

Sugar and Calorie reduction

The importance of increasing fibre in products

PR and Media – Smoothie PR

Why PR Matters! – An introduction to responsive PR

Why PR Matters! – An introduction to responsive PR – Article 2

Product Development – Fabric-Food

An introduction to Fabric-Food

Recipe Development

R&D Tax Credits – www.taxexpert.co.uk

Are you eligible for an R&D tax credit refund? – Case Study 1

Are you eligible for an R&D tax credit refund? – Case Study 2

Video – Vidsmart

Making smartphone videos for your food and drink business