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The master’s thesis explores reasons for Benelux Headquarters to locate in Breda. A literaturestudy is done about location dynamics, location factors and location characteristics. The characteristics of the city Breda are obtained. Open interviews are held with 6 Benelux Headquarters. The location factors of Benelux Headquarters and characteristics of Breda are compared. Benelux Headquarters locate in Breda, because of physical characteristics of the city and not because of the social and economic characteristics.