Loughborough is a developing University and Market town in the East Midlands that is home a several major national employers, including large pharmaceutical companies, the University itself and businesses ranging from engineering companies to specialist energy and environmental businesses. Loughborough also has many small and medium sized enterprises covering diverse areas of interest.
Loughborough Chamber of Trade and Commerce is a thriving, active, organisation comprising businesses of every size from small retailers through to international companies. The Chamber has an influential position in the local community on all issues relating to business.
The Chamber contributes actively to other initiatives and has representation on the Charnwood Strategic Partnership to encourage inward investment to the town as well as helping to influence other important policy making bodies including the Town Team which aims to shape the master plan for Loughborough town centre for the next 20 years.
We are often seen as a first stop consultee on business related issues by Charnwood Borough Council, with whom we have fostered very close links at the highest level. We include a strong retail focus with an active retail lobby. The Chamber is continuing to further develop its strong links with Loughborough University, which plays such an important part in the local community and in the local economy.
Loughborough Chamber of Trade and Commerce is a dynamic organisation and is at the centre of encouraging and shaping the future economic prosperity of the town and surrounding area. We have links with all relevant organisations and ensure that the business perspective is heard by the key decision makers.
It is part of the vision and mission of the Chamber to ensure that the business voice is heard in our local community. The Chamber provides a means by which that can be achieved and the Chamber will continue to be more effective and influential as membership grows. Being part of the Chamber gives businesses a voice that is heard and respected – help us to shape your future.
Our regular meetings are held on the third Monday of every month, 6pm at Various Locations (Please see News & Articles for more information on the upon coming meeting). Come along to a meeting to see how the Chamber might help your business to develop - or how you can get involved in our mission to build on Loughborough's role as a thriving economy - a great place to do business.