The Trade Club came about after reviewing our current partnership arrangement, plans and services in response to demand for new things from potential partners. Existing partners have been moved from Trade Partners to The Trade Club already.
The Trade House has a number tiers which are detailed below.
Launched in April 2020 The Trade Club replaces a rather stuffy and rigid partnership program and replaces it with a more open and collegiate offer that encourages inclusivity, co-working and team work. The Trade Club encourages participation and active deal making.
Please see below for more details of all membership levels.
Advertiser membership is open to all advertisers on the courtguinness.com website, The Trade House Magazine and any special publications that are produced. Membership is automatic for all advertisers. There is currently no charge for advertiser membership.
The associate membership program is available to any business who wishes to be a part of the many deals I have available from May 2020. Membership is open to any business and any trade and all participants have the option of having their business advertised on the courtguinness.com website. If you would like to derive income and new customers or clients from working with Court Guinness and The Trade House, then the associate program is for you.
Examples of who can become an associate are available below:
This list is not exhaustive and anyone is welcome to apply in the first instance. There is a very simple verification process to go through. Associates are balloted for one of six associate advertising spots in The Trade House Magazine every issue. There is currently no charge for Associate Membership. Testimonials will be required.
Court Guinness and The Trade House are still asked to take part in a large number of business and property brokerage projects every year. The Trade House and Court Guinness are no longer actively broking this membership level allows good brokers to take part in brokerage projects worldwide.
Brokers will have to adhere to very high standards of professionalism and not everyone will be accepted. Brokers will have access to an intranet comprising of databases and knowledge bases, templates, documentation, a high-quality CRM system and a state-of-the-art web based communications tool. Lastly, brokers will receive excellent support from The Trade House.There is currently no charge for consultancy membership.
This program is only suitable for very large companies and multinational corporations. This program allows your company to be at the top table when Court Guinness and The Trade House are putting together joint venture deals or procurement opportunities and get a head start on your competitors. There is no charge for Classic Membership. Examples of Classic Members include Microsoft and HP
Court Guinness and The Trade House are still asked to take part in a large number of consultancy projects every year. The Trade House and Court Guinness are no longer actively consulting this membership level allows qualified consultants to take part in consultancy projects worldwide.
Consultants will have to adhere to very high standards of professionalism and not everyone will be accepted. Consultants will have access to an intranet comprising of databases and knowledge bases, templates, documentation, a high-quality CRM system and a state-of-the-art web based communications tool. Lastly, consultants will receive excellent support from The Trade House. There is currently no charge for consultancy membership.
Dealers and Resellers Club
The Dealers and Resellers Club is for all dealers and resellers to get access to new deals, opportunities and new stock as these situations arise. A select club that helps to provide bountiful stock and supply chain opportunities for the smaller business. There is currently no charge for the Dealers and Resellers Club.
Joint Venture Membership
Joint Venture membership is automatically conferred on all joint venture participants.
Platinum Membership is an invitation only membership level which is conferred on existing members at the gift of Court Guinness. It recognises businesses and individuals who have supported The Trade House at an exceptional level.
Project membership is automatically conferred on all Project participants.
As part of a planned business expansion I am looking for local representatives to offer and promote The Trade House Magazine, Advertising, The Trade Lounge, business consultancy, property consultancy, business and brokerage, virtual office and other services throughout the United Kingdom, Ireland and EU/EEA.
Representatives will network well online and offline with large local networks and a strong degree of local influence. The representative will act as the local link for all projects in their local area.
Representatives will earn commission on all projects in their local area and all business that they generate.
There is no charge for Representative Membership.
Senior Trader Club
Our Senior Trader Club is open to Brokers, Sourcers and Private Equity specialists. This program allows members to get access to deals available to Court Guinness and The Trade House before they are open to anyone else for example in The Trade House Magazine. This program is free until April 2021. After April 2021 fees will apply. This program is limited to 40 members.
Trade Lounge Membership
Trade Lounge membership is automatically conferred on all approved registrants of The Trade Lounge. There is currently no charge for Trade Lounge Membership
High standards of propriety and ethics are expected from all partners. Partners not displaying such standards will be removed and may be placed on the blacklist that court Guinness and The Trade House operate.
Court Guinness and The Trade House reserve the right to amend the terms of membership of the Trade Club from time to time.
Court Guinness reserve the right to charge membership fees in the future where memberships are currently free.
Court guinness and The Trade House reserve the right to vary membership levels and membership criteria from time to time.
Members are entitled and encourage to display the membership badge pertaining to their membership level on their website. The badge must link to www.courtguinness.com
The Trade Club discussion group is here. This is only open to members.
To apply for membership please use the form here and someone will be in touch shortly.