Membership is exclusive and reserved for only one company per country or distinct market area.
Prospective members must be independent businesses and not be majority owned or controlled by a machinery producer.
All meetings are conducted in a completely open atmosphere and all information is shared in complete confidence.
Members agree to assist each other with information of commercial or technical nature as well as accommodating potential customer visits, exchange of personnel for training purposes and similar mutually beneficial initiatives.
A COMBOIS member should also be a significant industry participant in its home market and lead through distribution of quality products, technical innovation, excellent customer service and integrity in its dealings with customers and suppliers.
COMBOIS members are expected to contribute fully to all activities, projects and events organized by COMBOIS and its governing board.
The active use and support of the COMBOIS website is encouraged. www.combois.com
All members must observe the COMBOIS Bylaws and follow our established code of ethics.
ORGANIZATION / STRUCTURE OF COMBOIS
The COMBOIS association board is constituted by the President and two Vice Presidents. All Board officers are elected or reconfirmed at each Annual General Meeting. The Board is assisted by the Executive Manager who carries out the regular association business as instructed by the Board, arranges the meetings and is responsible for general communication exchange with the members.
(left to right: Robin Jack, Vice President | Mats Mared, President | Andrew Legault, Vice President)
Annual membership dues are voted on and set at each AGM and are the same for all members. Currently the annual membership fee is Euro 2,500. Certain common expenses at official COMBOIS events are shared equally by the participants.
The members hold minimum two meetings a year: The Information Meeting is organized as an information exchange for Service and/or Sales Managers as well as General Management of the member companies.
The COMBOIS Annual General Meeting takes place once a year (usually in September) in the home country of one member by rotation. This member organizes the itinerary and is responsible for organizing the event with the assistance of the COMBOIS office. The participants are the Principals and General Managers of the member companies with their significant other.
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LET’S WORK TOGETHER.
Every COMBOIS member is a leading distribution and service company specializing in woodworking and wood processing machines – on its market. We all work together with our friends around the world and present our customers the highest quality products and services possible.