21st October 2021: BPF Polymer Distributors & Compounders - London

Hosted in association with the British Plastics Federation www.bpf.co.uk.

Established in 2006, the meetings are held in London 3 times a year.

Accounts for discussion, topics, benchmarking and best practices are all covered during the meetings.


19th October 2021: Credit Management Forum (Virtual)

The Credit Management Forum (CMF) has been the leading peer group for finance & credit managers since 2006. It provides a unique community for members to meet, network and learn. The aim is to equip members with the practical tools they need to meet the challenges of a changing business environment.

The objectives of the forum are to:

  • Share experiences and draw on each other’s knowledge
  • Develop and enhance best and new practices
  • Improve skill levels
  • Provide access to a network of like-minded professionals and relevant industry experts.

19th October 2021: BHETA DIY - Birmingham

The British Home Enhancement Trade is the leading trade association for manufacturers, suppliers and distributors in the home enhancement market. Now also for the suppliers to the DIY market. www.bheta.co.uk

Agenda includes accounts for discussion, best practices, topics and guest speakers


14th October 2021: IT Distributor & Reseller Credit Forum (Virtual)

The IT Distributors & Resellers Credit Forum (DRF) was formed in 2003. It focuses primarily on credit, collections, risk management and fraud prevention. Aiming to equip members with the practical tools they need to meet the challenges of a changing business environment.

The objectives of the forum are to:

  • Share experiences and draw on each others’ knowledge
  • Develop and enhance best and new practice in credit and risk management
  • Improve skill levels
  • Provide access to a network of like-minded professionals and relevant industry experts

14th October 2021: FMCG (food, drink, tobacco) UK - Hotel

Formally 2 groups, now merged into one super group of nearly 40 members.

Established approx. 1980's, meet quarterly in various hotel locations around the country including group dinner night before meeting.

Companies from confectionery, drinks, tobacco, frozen, ambient and bakery sectors attend.

Agenda includes accounts for discussion, best practice, topics and guest speakers.


12th October 2021: Credit Professionals Forum (Virtual)

Incorporating the Best Practice Forum.

Formed in early 1991, the Credit Professionals Forum (CPF) has widened its scope over the years to become a cross-sector community. Credit & finance professionals from all types of businesses are welcome to attend.

The Credit Professionals Forum equips members with the practical tools they need to meet the challenges of the ever-changing business environment.

The CPF provides an environment for members to:

  • Share experiences and draw on each other’s knowledge
  • Develop and enhance best and new practices
  • Improve skill levels
  • Provide access to a network of like-minded professionals and relevant industry experts.

12th October 2021: BHETA Housewares - Birmingham

The British Home Enhancement Trade is the leading trade association for manufacturers, suppliers and distributors in the home enhancement market.
www.bheta.co.uk

Agenda includes accounts for discussion, best practices, topics and guest speakers


23rd September 2021: Fraud Prevention Network (Virtual)

Originally formed in early 2000s, the Fraud Prevention Network was re-launched in January 2019. Fraud is very much the “fastest growing industry” and fraudsters always seem to be one step ahead. Our aim is to change that pattern through education and support.

The forum is aimed at the B2B community with the primarily aim to assist its members in the prevention and/or reduction in their losses caused by criminal activity.

The forum will provide the members with practical tools and solutions they need to meet the challenges of the current business environment.

The FPN is the “Go-To Place” when members need help

The objectives of the forum are to:

  • Share experiences and draw on each other’s knowledge
  • Develop and enhance best and new anti-fraud practices
  • Improve skill levels
  • Provide access to a network of like-minded professionals and relevant industry experts.

21st September 2021: International Credit Forum (Virtual)

The International Credit Forum (ICF) was developed by Forums International Ltd. for credit & finance professionals who have responsibility for trading across borders, in Europe or globally.

International trade in a changing business environment presents specific challenges to businesses globally. These include different business cultures, diverse legal and banking rules and corporate structures.

The International Credit Forum equips members with the practical tools they need to meet those challenges.

The objectives of the forum are to;

  • Share experiences and draw on each other’s knowledge
  • Develop and enhance best and new practices
  • Improve skill levels
  • Provide access to a network of like-minded professionals and relevant industry experts.

18th August 2021: Fashion - London

Over 20 years established, meet quarterly in London.

Membership includes leading clothing, footwear and accessory manufacturers and distributors.

Agenda covers guest speakers, accounts for discussion, topics and best practice. 30 plus members.