Food & Drink R&D

R&D Tax Credits in Food & Drink: Have you tried a new cooling process for a food or drink, tried a new product, or invested your production line? Food & Drink firms are often investing in new formats/formulas and looking at Packaging ideas. Maybe your business is going for a healthier, gluten-free, vegan, organic format? (An example could be the recent removal by Carlsberg of plastic packaging to Beer cans!) 

Ask you team if your have in the last two years....

  • Invested in a New Recipe? Or adapted a product, i.e. 24% less Sugar?
  • Developing food or drink products is one of the most common projects which qualify for R&D tax relief credits! Email or call our team! Can you show new techniques for waste reduction?  
  • So Email your details to and please Quote R&D
  • We do the paperwork, so contact us today! 
  • Ask your team if they had any waste food/drink while testing on the production line or testing a new process/design? 
  • Did your business Design more sustainable packaging? 
  • Did you try a new process, and have waste from this work as this waste could form a R&D credit! (Contact us!)
  • You could claim back the expenditure on ingredients, heat & water! 
  • Did you carry out tests, designs and experiment with new equipment or process? 
    • Can you show the time used adapting recipe formulations?

Your rivals are claiming this R&D and we see many expanding and growing thanks to the claim from our partners. Many go on to become more efficient, faster and secure new profitable contracts thanks to our work, as the testimonials demonstrate. 

Testimonial: "Our Food & Drink firm contacted Berwyn Services, and they helped us gain back R&D from packaging and line changes, we secured over 84K and Berwyn Services offered a fast professional service, so we happily recommend you use them! Greg, London

Our team have received hundreds of questions about Research & Development (R&D) Tax Credit's over the last two years, so we have a winning partnership with a carefully selected organisation whom can offer you the expert advice. Please contact our team or email us for more information. R&D can occur in businesses of all sectors and sizes. Email your details to email and please Quote R&D

We Require via Email or Phone Call: 

  • Company Name and Number (Companies House Number)
  • A Company Contact for a discussion, and follow up call/email.
  • Note: By contacting us your happy for us (Berwyn Services) to pass your details to our partner.
  • Quick Summary of R&D project/investment. I.e. "We introduced new production line, and cooling system or App for our Staff"
  • Vat Number & Estimated spend on the Project.
  • Email your details to and please Quote R&D 

We have Businesses from all sectors, large and small contacting us. We take key details (see below) and work with you and if you qualify will work with our chosen partners to quickly and efficiently process your claim. 

What makes my business eligible for innovation funding?

  1. Being a limited company in the UK, subject to corporation tax
  2. Having spent money on these projects
  3. Having carried out research and development into new products or processes

Below we have listed some examples of processes which could allow you to submit an R&D claim.  

  • Time used adapting recipe formulation
  • Experimenting with new equipment
  • the expenditure on ingredients, heat & water 
  • Design of more sustainable packaging 
  • New techniques for waste reduction 

So today, take just one minute to Email our team & Quote "Tax Credits" in the Subject. Or call our team on 07999 556034 This could be one of the most rewarding emails or calls you take in Months! 

The SME average claim is worth £53,000. One Construction Business owner who work with our partners, just gained over £120,000 vital income, another Manufacturing Business just gained £81,000! Your Rivals are using this to expand, and win customers to be more efficient and you should do the same... Details 

A key factor is sometimes projects or new ideas are tested and don't work, but the costs here could result in you gaining cash back? Think if you had waste food or drink in a factory testing new brands/products, or invested in Software/Research but it did not get the go ahead, you have costs here that could result in a vital income.   

👍So today, take just one minute to Email and please Quote R&DOr call our team on 07999 556034 

Have you introduced a new process to your business, an App for example or a new Food/Drink brand or flavour, if so please contact us today! (Have you designed a product for a customer? If you had any waste from a new process or product, you could be gaining back cash!) Note: What you probably don’t realise is that there is funding hiding in your business.

Case Study: "We emailed the Berwyn Services partner, and gained nearly £100k, and can't thank you enough! Do it TODAY, and gain vital income!!" - CEO Mr Hull, Birmingham

You could qualify if you have… 

  • Designed or developed a new product, process or prototype?
    • Improved or redesigned an existing product?
    • Developed tooling and equipment fixtures?
  • Made a New product/Food/Drink/item for a customer? 
    • Designed manufacturing equipment and processes? 
    • Integrated new materials to improve products?
  • Produced innovative software for new products? (If you have any waste from new production or Brands you started, say in Brewery/Food/Manufacturing sector, then you might qualify!) 
    • Created new methods to capture, transmit, manipulate and protect data?
    • Made improvements to programming languages, operating systems or database software? 
    • Designed or made a new software development tools or novel data management techniques?

Benefits: Get rewarded for your hard work, for your investment, Let us do the paperwork, faster!


  • Be rewarded (recognised) for your contributions. 
  • To improve your bottom line, and to be able to fund even more projects. 
  • YOUR Competitors are doing it, and many are gaining a faster, more efficient business, with more money to invest! 
  • Our process is faster than SME’s process time for claims, so we can start helping those that qualify faster, giving you more time to run your business!
  • So today, take just one minute to Email our team and please Quote R&D


How much is a claim worth

For every £1 you spend on innovation, you can claim up to 33p. For an SME business, the average claim is worth £53,714 in the UK (F/Y 2018).

Why we choose our expert partner? 

  • They identify more eligible activity than any other company to make sure you get the most out of your claim.
  • They offer you technology that has made the claims process quicker and easier meaning you can focus on running your business. 
  • They innovative as well! They use out of-the-box thinking to ensure a worthy and timely reward for you. 
  • They are not just accountants; we employ specialists in your industry to ensure you get the best results, every time.
  • A fee will be applied to what income your receive back and this will be detailed to you on your call to our partner for eligibility. The Process from our team is very often faster than a claim by yourself. 
  • Call us today and if you chose our chosen partner, they will do all the paperwork!
  • Benefits: Get rewarded for your hard work, for your investment & let our chosen partner do all the paperwork, faster! 
  • So today, take just one minute to Email & Quote Tax Credits.
  • Call our team on 07999 556034 
  • The sooner you start, the sooner you could BENEFIT! Our Expert Partners could also help you with Business Insurance Disruption from the recent Pandemic! (Ask about this on your Email today!)


If you have questions then contact our team. Tel 07999 556034 “Quote Tax Credits". 


Common Tax credit myths that just are NOT true!


You can only claim if you work in the science and technology industry.


You can’t claim if your project failed.


You can only claim if you’re in a profit-making state


If a subcontractor completed the work, you cannot claim.


You can’t claim if you’re a small business, not in a common R&D sector.


You can only claim if you’ve invented something new.


Claiming won’t help my bottom line.


It takes too long to collect all the information I need.


You can only claim for the current financial year.


Claims have to be large to be worth it.


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