Past Events

International Trade Club - Brilliant Breakfast

Event Date: 25 February 2016

The event offered new and experienced traders, the chance to expand and update their knowledge, benefit from a wide range of informative presentations and enjoy a fabulous breakfast.

Delegates received valuable information and advice given by Carlton Cooper, Andy Snell, Steve Cowles and Colin Dassow. 

Carlton Cooper, Cassons business advisors LLP provided an insight into Forward foreign exchange contracts in relation to the new rules established. 

Andy Snell discussed the opportunity for East Lancashire businesses to get involved in the forthcoming International Festival of Business.

Richard Slater, outlined the importance media and how it can assist you to reach International markets.

Colin Dassow, advised how to ensure your workplace is a safe environment to work also highlighting some of the issues we are facing daily, finishing off the "Stay Safe" video "run, Hide, Tell" 

The next club meeting is 12th May 2016, bookings are now being taken, with guest speakers from 

  • Vickie Fox, British Chamber of Commerce will showcase the powerful Global Business Network, which offers British companies practical, business to business support in over 40 high growth and emerging markets. Whether it’s navigating the legal challenges in each particular market, finding a local partner or getting frank advice on how to best position your product in a country for the first time – these are all aspects that the BCC Global Business Network can assist with, quickly and reliably.
  • The EU referendum poll is an essential piece of research, integral to our core objective of faithfully representing the voice of business in this very crowded debate. Mike Spicer, British Chamber of Commerce can help to build the profile of the Network for businesspeople who have not yet taken a firm position on the question of Britain’s future relationship with the EU.
  • North Industrial Electronics, local manufacturer and highly commended at the International Trade Club Awards 2016 with exports are at an all-time high will share their experiences of trading globally, including their recent successes of exporting to Guam, Mauritius and the Faroe Islands.

Future Dates for your diary:

  • 14th July 2016 (Breakfast Meeting)
  • 6th October 2016 (Breakfast Meeting)
  • 2nd December 2016 (International Trade Club Awards & Gala Luncheon)
  • 23rd February 2017 (Breakfast Meeting)
  • 11th May 2017 (Breakfast Meeting)
  • 13th July 2017 (Breakfast Meeting)
  • 5th October 2017 (Breakfast Meeting)
  • 1st December 2017 (International Trade Club Awards & Gala Luncheon)

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