South Korea puts Metso on a pedestal

March 22, 2017

The South Korea Chamber of Commerce and Industry has awarded Metso with the prize of Best Foreign Entrepreneur in 2016.


Medfiles is big in Japan

March 22, 2017

Japanese WDB Holdings has acquired all the shares of Finnish Medfiles, which will be turned into the company’s European headquarters.

Spectral Engines wins an EU innovation prize

March 22, 2017

Finnish startup Spectral Engines has won 800 000 euros in prize money at the European Commission Horizon 2020 competition.


Gugguu wants the perfect fit

March 22, 2017

If the shops don’t sell what you’d want to buy, it might be a good idea to try and do it yourself. Case in point: the two sisters behind the kids clothing brand Gugguu managed to create a whole community based on their distinctive design and sustainable production.


Leonidas’ cutting-edge plans become a reality

March 21, 2017

Virtual reality (VR) has the potential to turn learning, gaming or even mundane tasks into a truly immersive experience. For Finnish software specialist Leonidas, it is also an opportunity to be at the forefront of a new technology.

Mightifier doesn’t kid around with promoting goodwill at school

March 20, 2017

This Finnish tablet application boosts kindness and understanding in the classroom by letting school children give positive feedback to one another.

Five for Friday: Healthtech devices & diagnostics

March 17, 2017

People are living longer and healthier lives than ever before thanks to major medical innovations in recent decades. These have spawned the healthtech breakthroughs of tomorrow that were introduced in Helsinki this week.

Comptel bags a triple million deal in South America

March 22, 2017

Finnish software company Comptel has landed a multi-million deal from a new customer, which includes FlowOne Fulfillment licenses and related services.

KopterCam showreel gets gold in New York

March 21, 2017

Finnish KopterCam has won the award for the best showreel at the New York City Drone Film Festival, the world’s first event dedicated to drone cinematography.

Savo-Solar lights up Sweden’s Ystad Arena

March 21, 2017

Savo-Solar will deliver and assemble a solar thermal collector field on the roof of the Ystad Arena sports hall, on behalf of Ystad Energi.

Finnish design collects a bunch of awards

March 21, 2017

A number of Finnish companies have been recognised at the European Product Design Awards. The ceremony will be held at the European Parliament in Brussels in April.