Governor Announces The C.F. Sauer Company Expands International Sales through Virginia’s International Trade Programs RICHMOND – Governor Terry McAuliffe announced today that The C. F. Sauer Company has entered into an agreement with KB International to distribute its Duke’s mayonnaise products in Colombia. The C.F. Sauer Company is a family-owned, Richmond-native grocery products company that… Read more

Filtroil, a Richmond-based provider of industrial oil filtration products and monitoring equipment, signed multiple distributor agreements with customers during a recent Virginia sponsored trade mission to Hannover Messe 2016, the world’s largest fair for industrial technology, in Hannover, Germany. Virginia received a State Trade Export Program (STEP) grant from the U.S. Small Business Administration to… Read more

The Virginia Economic Development Partnership (VEDP) announced today that QubicaAMF Worldwide, the leading marketer and manufacturer of bowling and mini bowling products, has selected new partners in Chile and Peru to develop its bowling entertainment business in each market. QubicaAMF is a participant in VEDP’s marquee export promotion program, the Virginia Leaders in Export Trade… Read more

The Virginia Economic Development Partnership (VEDP) announced today that NOVA Power Solutions, Inc. (NOVA), a leading supplier of high-quality power solutions, has increased sales into its export markets as a result of the company’s participation in Virginia’s international trade programs. Through VEDP-led market visits to Eastern Europe and the Middle East in 2013, 2014 and… Read more

Lansinoh Laboratories, Inc., the market leader in breastfeeding accessories, has signed an agreement with MEXEX to distribute its products in Mexico. Lansinoh is a participant in VEDP’s marquee export promotion program, the Virginia Leaders in Export Trade (VALET) program, designed to accelerate the success of Virginia companies in international markets. Launched in January 2002, the two-year… Read more

The Virginia Economic Development Partnership (VEDP) today announced a partnership with 24 private sector providers that will offer services to companies in the two-year Virginia Leaders in Export Trade (VALET) program. Launched in January 2002, the program assists exporters in the Commonwealth that have firmly established domestic operations and are committed to international exporting as… Read more

The Virginia Economic Development Partnership (VEDP) today announced that 10 Virginia healthcare companies will market their products and services at Arab Health 2016, the largest healthcare exhibition and conference in the Middle East, and the second largest in the world.  The 2016 exhibition will showcase more than 4,000 companies exhibiting their latest innovations to more… Read more

Twelve companies from across the Commonwealth graduated from the Virginia Economic Development Partnership’s (VEDP) Virginia Leaders in Export Trade (VALET) Program, touting impressive results from their newly acquired tools to successfully export products and services overseas. The graduating companies were recognized by Governor McAuliffe during a luncheon at the Omni Hotel in Richmond yesterday. The graduating… Read more

Governor McAuliffe today announced the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between the United States Africa Command (AFRICOM) and the Virginia Economic Development Partnership (VEDP). AFRICOM is one of six geographic combatant commands in the Department of Defense and is responsible to the Secretary of Defense for military relations with African nations, the African… Read more

The Virginia Economic Development Partnership (VEDP) today announced the launch of a new resource portal to help Virginia’s defense-related companies go global. The online portal was created through Virginia’s Going Global Defense Initiative (GGDI), the Commonwealth’s only program that secures new revenue streams for Virginia’s defense companies in face of declining U.S. Department of Defense… Read more