The Spreds Blog

Support Local Entrepreneurs this Holiday Season

— Startup successes — 3 minutes read

It's the season of merry making, gift-giving and good cheer! As 2016 comes to a close, we've prepared a short holiday gift guide, for fans of local entrepreneurs and Belgian innovation. This holiday season shop with a purpose! Buy a gift from a self-starter in your very own city, and support Belgian businesses together with us... read more

Media Mention: 50 Top Startups to Invest In

— Startup successes — 5 minutes read

For the second consecutive year, Trends-Tendances published an exclusive selection of 50 Belgian start-ups to invest in. The list aims to discover the “hot” startups in Belgium and is organised in partnership with Leansquare, FundMe and read more

10 Tips for Highly Successful Crowdfunding Campaigns

— Startup successes — 5 minutes read

Equity crowdfunding has gained a lot of traction and attention over the years. Our prediction: Equity crowdfunding will become more popular than venture capital (€47 billion in 2015) and angel investing (€23.5 billion) by 2017. Based on this, we have compiled a list of 10 best crowdfunding practices for entrepreneurs... read more

Top 10 des « success stories made in Belgium »

— Startup successes — 8 minutes read

L’entrepreneuriat gagne du terrain en Belgique. Tous les mois, des dizaines de jeunes pousses naissent et se développent. Parmi elles, des destins glorieux. Start-ups rachetées à prix d’or ou tentant l’aventure sur les marchés boursiers, focus sur les 10 « success stories » belges des cinq dernières années... read more