Pierre Macharis

CEO for VPK Packaging

The Belgian packaging giant is investing 6.5 million euros into a brand new production site at Courcelles in view of attracting Walloon SMEs. The new corrugated cardboard production and...

Jay Hynes

Director for Xtratherm

Europe’s energy-efficient building boom is good news for insulation manufacturers like Xtratherm. The Irish firm is opening its first mainland factory in Feluy in Hainaut this spring – its...

Ray Hoffman

CEO and Managing Director for Locus Traxx

US freight-tracking company Locus Traxx has chosen Wallonia’s Vitrociset Belgium as a partner in its bid to move into the European market. The Florida-based specialist in real-time monitoring of...

Danny Pesch

Operations Director Benelux for Baxter

Many people are unaware that the Baxter site in Lessines is the location of the pharmaceutical group’s European Distribution Centre. And that Baxter is far more than just the intravenous...

Fernando Picone

European Operations Manager for Blount Europe

If Blount Europe SA, a division of American group Blount Inc. has installed its European Distribution Centre in Courcelles, this is amongst others for reasons of… history. Blount has in fact had...

Michele Bosa

General Manager for CooperVision

Active in the design and production of contact lenses, American group CooperVision set up its European Distribution Centre in the Liège region in February 2006. This new European hub represented...