Updates & News

Welcome new member: Fredrik Westlund, WSI

My name is Fredrik Westlund and I am proud to be part of the WSI team My company WSI Evolution (Franchise) in Digital Marketing is part of the largest Digital Network WSI in the world. WSI is an innovative Digital Marketing agency with offices in over 80 countries and over 20 years of experience. I am based in Richmond Hill / GTA ON Canada where our WSI Corporate office is… Read More »Welcome new member: Fredrik Westlund, WSI

SWEA Christmas Fair: December 7 & 8, 2019

SWEA Toronto’s Christmas Fair has moved! This year marks the 39th annual Christmas fair in Toronto and you can find us at our new spacious venue: Daniels Spectrum, 585 Dundas Street East, Toronto. Lots of excitement awaits with fun for the whole family, food, traditional performances and a market overflowing with arts and crafts. Don’t miss it. Save the Date! Map to new location

Tuesday, October 8, 2019: FIKA with Kanelbullar och Kaffekask!

We continue our “och Schnapps” series of networking events by celebrating the Cinnamon Bun Day. Sure, the actual date is October 4th, but hey! Cinnamon buns (Kanelbullar), why question it? Join us for a taste of Sweden as we look to the middle and northern parts of the country for inspiration: Kaffekask* – strong coffee, to accompany our Kanelbullar. Tuesday, October 8, 2019 6.00 p.m. – 8.30 p.m. Tour of… Read More »Tuesday, October 8, 2019: FIKA with Kanelbullar och Kaffekask!

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Featured Member (Summer 2019): Löfbergs

A passion for coffee since 1906 Founded in 1906 by the brothers Anders, John and Josef Löfberg, AB Anders Löfberg is one of the largest family-owned coffee roasters in the Nordic countries. The production is equivalent to more than 10 million cups of good coffee – per day! Our head office is situated in Karlstad, Sweden, and we have our own roasting houses in Sweden, Norway, Denmark and Latvia. We… Read More »Featured Member (Summer 2019): Löfbergs

Member story- ACCENTA is adapting to the new reality

  When the COVID-19 outbreak began we knew we had to act fast if we were going to help all of the businesses that we have built ties with over the past three decades stay in business. Rather than wait around for a solution, our executive staff came up with a plan to use our manufacturing experience to create a company that could help Canadians stay safe during the uncertain… Read More »Member story- ACCENTA is adapting to the new reality

Webinar recording

Thanks to all those of you who participated in our webinar. We hope you enjoyed it! In case you were unable to attend the live event or would like to re-watch the webinar at your leisure, you can now view the Webinar recording and access the presentation slides by clicking on the links. To sign up for Business Sweden Global Executive Brief that is updated and distributed once a week, click here. We… Read More »Webinar recording

Webinar: The Power of Connecting, May 5th, 4.00 p.m - 5.00 p.m

Webinar: The Power of Connecting (Tues, May 5, 2020)

Meet Team Sweden Canada: Your business resource for dealing with the “new normal”. Join the SCCC, the Swedish Embassy, and Business Sweden as we share an overview of the resources and types of support available to all companies with Swedish DNA, operating in Canada. Mr. Urban Ahlin AmbassadorEmbassy of Sweden in Canada Mr. Lars Ruuth ChairmanSwedish-Canadian Chamber of Commerce Mrs. Christina Keighren Acting Trade CommissionerBusiness Sweden Toronto None of us… Read More »Webinar: The Power of Connecting (Tues, May 5, 2020)

Securing Work from Home

Are your employees working remotely and/or using personal devices to access company information? Then you need to protect your business operations and your workforce safe from cybercrime. There are two key areas that you need to address: 1. Build a remote work policy that includes BYOD The policy should have clear guidelines with do’s and don’ts, covering the following items: Single user. The employee should be the only one using… Read More »Securing Work from Home

April 15, 2020 Webinar: Working from home? Make sure you’re Secure

April 3, 7,and 15th Free Webinar If you missed this webinar last week, you have a second chance to catch it on Wednesday, April 15, at 2.00 p.m.- 2.45 p.m.  EDT  This Webinar is also available in Swedish. Wednesday, April 15 kl 14-14:45 CET (kl 08:00 a.m. Toronto-tid)  Working from home? Make sure you’re secure The Swedish- Canadian Chamber of Commerce invites you to an online free webinar “Securing Work from Home”.… Read More »April 15, 2020 Webinar: Working from home? Make sure you’re Secure

NEW DATE: Annual General Meeting on May 21, 2020

  Due to the rapidly changing circumstances around the COVID-19 outbreak, we have postponed the date of the Annual General Meeting until May 21, 2020. The time and venue stay the same: 6 PM  – 7 PM, at 2 Bloor Street West, Suite 2109. With feedback from some of our members and in accordance with social distancing guidance from the CDC and Public Health Agency of Canada, we will be holding off… Read More »NEW DATE: Annual General Meeting on May 21, 2020

Wednesday, March 4: Semlor och Snaps! Networking

A fun and relaxed evening of networking,celebrating two great Swedish culinary traditions. Join the SCCC for a fun evening of networking, celebrating two great culinary Swedish traditions while promoting business and culture. Come take a detour from the ordinary! We’re also celebrating the first anniversary of our “och snap” networking event tradition, which started a year ago with the 2019 Semlordag event! It’s a great way to meet new and… Read More »Wednesday, March 4: Semlor och Snaps! Networking

Apply Now for Internship with the SCCC

Last day to apply, is February 20th, 2020 The Swedish-Canadian Chamber of Commerce is now open to receive applications for a one-year internship! Take the opportunity to grow your international business experience in Toronto, a truly vibrant international hub where 48% of residents are born outside of Canada. The relatively new free trade agreement CETA between Canada and Europe is also adding to the activity level and excitement. Please note… Read More »Apply Now for Internship with the SCCC

Soppa och Schnapps: January 28, 2020

Happy 2020! We are continuing our very successful networking series that features Swedish food and Snaps! We will kick off this year’s networking series with the famous Tisdagssoppa – Tuesday soup (with snaps, of course). Included with your $15 ticket: Enjoy a bowl of soup, a hunk of fresh beer bread, and a glass of Spirit of York Aquavit, as well as a tour of the Spirit of York distillery.… Read More »Soppa och Schnapps: January 28, 2020

Welcome New Platinum Member: EF Go Ahead Tours

EF Education First We welcome new platinum member EF Go Ahead Tours to the Chamber! Look for the new member-to-member benefit offer in the new year! Our Founder: Bertil Hult His first business was selling T-shirts Our Story It all started with a cup of coffee.  Running errands for his boss in London is how a young Swedish man named Bertil Hult learned English. That discovery inspired him to launch… Read More »Welcome New Platinum Member: EF Go Ahead Tours