Created in 1997 in Rennes, CFIA (Carrefour des Fournisseurs de l’Industrie Agroalimentaire) aims to bring together all French and international manufacturers in the food-processing sector. Located at the heart of Brittany, the top food-processing region in Europe, CFIA brings together an exclusive offer divided in three categories: Ingredients & Intermediate food products, Equipment & Processes, Packing & Conditioning.
The Enterprise Europe Network helps small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) make the most of business opportunities in the EU and beyond. Bringing together around 600 business support organisations from more than 60 countries our experts can help you to find international business partners, source new technologies and receive EU funding or finance. And they can advise you on issues so diverse as intellectual property, going international, or EU law and standards. Have a look at the many services offered free of charge
Valorial is a national agri-food cluster located in Western France. It provides support to its 330 members (industry, research centres and higher education). Its core business focuses on the development, launch and monitoring of innovative joint R&D projects. Valorial is also a Partners’ Club: a network for “non-food industry” businesses and organisations that contribute to the cluster’s objectives and to the development of an increasingly innovative food industry in France and in Europe.
BCI is a non-profit association made up of private businesses located in western France. We have been commissioned by the Conseil Régional de Bretagne (Breton regional government) and the Bretagne Chamber of Commerce to:
- Assist Breton companies with their international development through collective initiatives (international trade fairs, business look-see trips), individual and customised support according to their needs and projects (export, sourcing, partnership, subsidiary creation), free workshops to inform on specific markets and on issues related to international trade.
- Identify and support foreign investors considering to expand and set up their business in Europe/France with a stronghold in Bretagne.
Photonics Bretagne is a Photonics Innovation Hub located in Lannion (Brittany, France) integrating a cluster supporting innovation in the field of Photonics and its applications and a research and technology organisation (RTO) expert in the development of specialty optical fibers and components.
The cluster supports innovation and industrial and technological development of its members (companies, research centers and schools) in order to generate economic growth and create jobs in Photonics, in Brittany.
The cluster gathers more than 100 members today.