Getting to know your Expert Advisors: BNP Paribas Fortis

The British Chamber of Commerce works with a broad range of Accredited Service Providers to bring you the best professional advice for international businesses who are in or entering the Belgian market. This series aims to give you a bit of an insight into these companies; showcasing how they can help you develop your business. British Chamber members can book a free first consultation with … Continue reading Getting to know your Expert Advisors: BNP Paribas Fortis

Last look at 2015’s Golden Bridge Finalists! – NMC

With the announcement of this year’s Golden Bridge awards fast approaching, we’re providing a last look at the candidates before the awards ceremony in London next week. The awards recognise the achievements of companies making the successful leap from the UK to the Belgian market and from the Belgium and Luxembourg markets to the UK. Here we take a look at NMC and talk about their … Continue reading Last look at 2015’s Golden Bridge Finalists! – NMC

Golden Bridge Awards: Last call for applications

This week, we’re putting the spotlight on the Golden Bridge Awards, which the British Chamber is co-organising with the Belgian-Luxembourg Chamber of Commerce in Great Britain for a fourth consecutive year. This summer we’ve been looking back on the successes of some of our past winners – Netshield, Real Good Food Europe and Premier Farnell – as they described the milestones they’ve achieved, the progress … Continue reading Golden Bridge Awards: Last call for applications

Golden Bridge Award Winners: Where are they now? Netshield

In our series of revisiting past Golden Bridge Awards winners and their journeys since winning the award, today’s story puts the spotlight on Netshield. Netshield is a technology and IT service led company that won the 2012 Golden Bridge Award for ‘Best Newcomer’. It has experienced continued success across Europe ever since. Netshield came to Belgium on a market visit with UK Trade & Investment … Continue reading Golden Bridge Award Winners: Where are they now? Netshield

Golden Bridge Award Winners: Where are they now? Real Good Food Europe

In our series of revisiting past Golden Bridge winners and how far they have come since their award win, today’s story puts the spotlight on Real Good Food Europe. Real Good Food Europe, producer of baking ingredients, won the 2013 Golden Bridge Award for ‘Best Newcomer’. It has experienced continued success across Europe ever since. Starting its European operations almost from scratch in 2010, revenues … Continue reading Golden Bridge Award Winners: Where are they now? Real Good Food Europe

Should you only be exporting to Belgium or is it worth investing?

By Gabriella Cox, Trade Adviser at UK Trade & Investment Part 1 of 14 down, only 13 left to go.  On 11th June we began the UKTI Benelux Webinar Series: a series devoted to helping UK companies with their overseas activities. Using some of the FAQs sent to us from UK companies, we compiled a list of a few topics which are commonly a struggle … Continue reading Should you only be exporting to Belgium or is it worth investing?

Golden Bridge Winners: Where are they now? Farnell element14

The British Chamber blog is launching a new series of weekly case studies of past Golden Bridge winners and how far they have come since their award win. Our first story features Premier Farnell, the high-service distributor of technology products and solutions for electronic system design, maintenance and repair. Under its European trading name, Farnell element14, they won the 2014 Golden Bridge Award for UK … Continue reading Golden Bridge Winners: Where are they now? Farnell element14

Celebrating success in trade and export – why it matters!

In the season of “mists and mellow fruitfulness” it’s now that time of the year where we look to celebrate the fruits of success in export and trade between the UK and Belgium. Inspiring stories of export success, accompanied by a great gala celebration: it’s time for the Golden Bridge Awards. As a British Chamber of Commerce, supporting bilateral export and trade is at the … Continue reading Celebrating success in trade and export – why it matters!