1993 – present
Frenico International bvba was founded by Christiaan Haven in 1993. Based upon his worldwide Sales & Marketing experience, the Co. was from start mainly involved in exploring and starting up export markets in the Middle East, Far East, Eastern Europe, Russia, USA & South America within the Textile Industry, together with providing Import-Export & Business Development Consultancy services for Dutch, American and Korean Floorcovering Manufacturers and setting up related local Sales Agencies and Distribution Channels.
1997 – 2000
Commercial Management services related to the starting up of a PP & PA yarns Extrusion Plant in the North of France, involving Product development, setting up of the Commercial and Product Development Department, consolidating the European Markets and starting up Export Markets enabling full production capacity on short term notice.
Since 2001 Management Consultancy services were started , involving in first instance Crisis & General Management Consultancy for a Group of yarn spinning Mills in Belgium.
Managementbuy-out of above Companies, based upon written order quantity commitments of customers, related to newly developed Yarn systems, representing a full year production capacity.
2002 – 2010
Setting up a local distribution Network of FMC Goods.
2011 – present
Crisis and General Management Consultancy for a UK based Distribution Co. in Natural-, Composite and Ceramic Stone.
2014 – present
The company evolves further into Business Development Management while adding Consultancy for new companies to establish Business plans with Budgeting and P&L projections. We also keep sourcing to import / export new FMC goods and their related accessories. Especially in trending products, ecological products and new hot items that are still in need of Brand Equity Building and / or new distribution channels.