Focus Group News

Mini Lounge Podcast: Marketing New Products and Flavours to China’s Evolving Consumer (S2/E1)

Posted on Wednesday, 19 June 2019

The Chamber's Marketing Focus Group (FG) launched its first new Mini-Lounge format. FG member Joel Bacall, Associate Director of The Silk Initiative, hosted the session to explore some of the latest trends and tactics to reach Chinese consumers.

Scottish Connections Business Breakfast held with Chief Executive of Scottish Enterprise

Posted on Thursday, 16 May 2019

Launched by the Scottish Focus Group, the 'Scottish Connections @BritCham' business network continues to grow and is proving to be a useful network for all those companies and other organisations associated with Scotland and doing business in China.

[Review] Importance & Benefits of Extracurricular Activities for Students and Education Mixer Night

Posted on Sunday, 05 May 2019

On the evening of Thursday, 25 April, the British Chamber Shanghai’s Education Focus Group invited four experts to share with the audience their experience and discuss the importance and benefits of extracurricular activities for students.

Live Lounge Podcast: "What Do Chinese Consumers Want?” (S1/E4)

Posted on Monday, 22 April 2019

This is our fourth episode of Season 1 in the Live Lounge podcast series, where we invite business leaders to tackle major topics and trends impacting business in China.

[Review] Strategic HR: Developing Leadership Skills for Successful Strategy Execution

Posted on Friday, 29 March 2019

On the evening of 27 March, the British Chamber Shanghai's Human Resources Focus Group and German Chamber welcomed organisational leaders and HR practitioners to discuss the role of HR/L&D in supporting the successful execution of strategy.

[Review] Site Visit - Experiencing New Retail in Shanghai

Posted on Friday, 22 March 2019

In the afternoon of 19 March, the Chamber’s Hospitality, Leisure, Food & Beverage Focus Group brought a group of members on a site-visit tour and experienced three new retail projects in Shanghai.

[Review] Unicorns in Waiting: Secrets to Entrepreneurial Success [International Women's Day Breakfast Event]

Posted on Friday, 08 March 2019

On the morning of 8 March, over 70 members and guests joined British Chamber Shanghai’s annual International Women's Day Breakfast event at the W Shanghai – the Bund.

Scottish Connections Business Network Meets to Celebrate Burns Night

Posted on Sunday, 27 January 2019

The British Chamber Shanghai's Scottish Focus Group held a Burns Night Scottish Connector on Wednesday 23rd January. This was the first opportunity for the newly formed Scottish Connections business network to meet.

[Review] Property Outlook 2019

Posted on Friday, 25 January 2019

On the evening of 22 January, the Chamber's Construction & Property Focus Group invited three industry experts to offer a comprehensive overview of the different sectors of China and more specifically Shanghai’s property market.

Financial Services Focus Group Quarterly Update – Q4 2018

Posted on Wednesday, 23 January 2019

China Economic Update for the 4th quarter of 2018 - by Standard Chartered Bank China