KONE steps up in Asia

December 11, 2017

Finnish lift and escalator giant KONE has acquired Hong Kong-based Shan On Engineering Company Limited to boost its position in Asia.

Veho accelerates in Sweden

December 11, 2017

Finnish car retailer and service company Veho is continuing its business expansion in Sweden with new premises set to open in Stockholm.

Immersal bags coin for its AR product

December 8, 2017

Finnish mixed reality company Immersal has closed a half-a-million euro seed round from prominent investors, just in time to open a Series A round.

Sailer films the way to better businesses

December 11, 2017

Sailer’s videographic research turns customer insights into a documentary film, compelling companies to listen and act.

Five for Friday: What we learned at Slush 2017

December 8, 2017

This year’s Slush was characterised by lasers, politicians, royalty, entrepreneurs and a healthy dose of optimism.

Turku pushes boat out for maritime innovation

December 6, 2017

Finland’s former capital city Turku boasts hundreds of years of maritime industry expertise. But this is not a city stuck in the past: it is a leading centre for shipbuilding innovation and the autonomous future of marine traffic.

Europe’s forestry capital Joensuu branches out

December 5, 2017

Finland’s ‘green gold’ forests cover three quarters of its land mass. They are ingrained in the country’s national identity and are central to its globally-renowned forest industry expertise. Nowhere is this more evident than the eastern city of Joensuu.

UPM Biofuels wins ‘energy Oscar’ in the Big Apple

December 8, 2017

Finnish company UPM Biofuels has been recognised for its bioenergy industry leadership at the 2017 Platts Global Energy Awards in New York City.

Picosun finds sales partner in Japan

December 8, 2017

Picosun, a Finnish supplier of advanced Atomic Layer Deposition (ALD) thin film coating solutions, is collaborating with Japanese company Ushio to boost its sales in Japan.

Finnair boosts schedule for coming seasons

December 7, 2017

Finnair has announced new flights to top European destinations and Lapland as well as a co-operation with Deutsche Bahn.

Reaktor and adidas head for “all things future”

December 7, 2017

Helsinki-based hybrid agency Reaktor and the one of the world’s largest sportswear manufacturers adidas are diving into the digital world together.