KLBD is a member of several international organisations, listed below.
These memberships allow KLBD keep up to date with the latest industry developments and trends, ensuring it maintains its position as one of the leading kosher agencies in the world.
The Food & Drink Exporters Association (FDEA) represents UK food and drink companies both to the international buying community and the UK government. FDEA is a not for profit trade association dedicated to UK food and drink exporters, members include those from across the UK food and drink sector. As a member KLBD is part of a network of like-minded food and drink exporters.
IFEAT’s principal aim is the advancement and protection of the interests of its members in all parts of the world through international collaboration, the encouragement of good practice, the dissemination of information and provision of forums for discussion. A major activity is the annual IFEAT international conference, which has developed into the most important annual meeting of all stakeholders involved in the sectors, affording incomparable business and social contact opportunities.
AKO, established in 1985, unites the different kosher agencies around the globe, serving the Jewish community to raise and maintain the highest level of kosher possible. AKO acts as a medium for the leading authorities in the world to discuss situations that arise within the kosher certification industry. As the largest agency in Europe KLBD is a key member of AKO.
As a member of IFT KLBD is part of a vibrant community that is shaping the future of the food science and technology profession. Membership provides KLBD with unique access to resources to expand the team’s knowledge. Membership provides opportunities for KLBD to connect with key industry professionals, explore leading-edge thinking and research, and participate in special events and seminars.
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