Luxury and lifestyle mission to Milan (26 - 27 January)

“Lifestyle Industry Business Meetings at HOMI” invites exhibitors and visitors to Milan from 26 - 27 January 2018. There will be free brokerage meetings for those attending. There are huge offerings for producers, distributors, designers, retailers the opportunity to find new potential commercial and technological partners across Europe. Subsectors include: wellness and beauty, fragrances and personal care, fashion and jewels, gifts and celebrations, garden and outdoor, children and infants, home textiles, hobby and crafts.

 

The deadline for registration ends on 16th January 2018.

 

Click here to register. For more information, please contact Aoife at aoifengo@dublinchamber.ie or 01 644 7223.

Free: One-to-one consultation with Hong Kong expert (30 - 31 January)

Jesus Rodriguez of Invest Hong Kong will be in Dublin Chamber on 30th and 31st January to meet Irish companies interested in business opportunities in Hong Kong and China. As Deputy Head of InvestHK, Jesus has in-depth knowledge of e-commerce, investment and international business. Jesus can help you identify suitable suppliers, buyers and potential business partners in Hong Kong. 

 

Places are limited to 4 companies. Register for a one-to-one meeting by emailing Aoife at aoifengo@dublinchamber.ie

Funded Mission to La Rioja, Spain (28 February - 1 March)

Dublin Chamber is proud to be a co-organiser of the VI Inward Mission for Wine and Food Importers to La Rioja 2018. The mission seeks to connect Spanish food and drink producers with importers, distributors and store chain buyers from across the EU, America and Asia. This will be a valuable opportunity for those looking to add premium Spanish products to their offerings to Irish consumers.

 

Travel costs to Logroño and lodging expenses for three nights will be covered 100% for importers.

 

The closing date for applications is 24 January 2018. Contact Aoife at aoifengo@dublinchamber.ie for more information.

 

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Opportunities to internationalise - Retail companies

Our membership of the EEN Retail Sector Group aims to help local SMEs sell to other businesses or consumers from a bricks-and-mortar and/or online retail outlet to develop their presence overseas, be it via e-commerce, distributors or franchise. This is in response to the way retailing products and services are changing around the world and we are looking for companies involved in retail who are eager to scale up and find overseas partners via our network of 65 partner countries. 

 

If interested, contact Aoife at aoifengo@dublinchamber.ie or call into us today.

Brazil's economy is back on track

There has been encouraging news from Brazil's regarding the economic recovery underway in Brazil, leading to new opportunities for exporters and importers to the country. Read on to hear what the President of Brazil, Michel Temer has to say about it.

 

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Start-up skills survey
Dublin Chamber is developing a free module based online training course to assist businesses in developing key skills. As a start-up or entrepreneur, it is very important to be equipped as much as possible to ensure that your business has every chance for success.

To ensure we develop the most relevant course, we would be very grateful if you would complete our survey here.  
 
Feel free to share the survey with those it may interest.