Framery signs distribution agreement in UK
Sound-insulated phone booth manufacturer Framery Acoustics has signed a distribution agreement in the UK.
Framery takes on Asian markets
Framery Acoustics, manufacturer and retailer of phone booths for open plan offices, has concluded a comprehensive distribution agreement in Asia.
Finnair wins international design award
Finnair has won an International Yacht & Aviation Award for the design of its new Airbus A350 XWB cabin interiors in Economy and Business Class.
VividWorks knows where your new couch goes
It is a struggle to buy furniture because you don’t know how it will look once you get it home. Now a Finnish company lets you visualise different furnishings in your home before you even leave the store.
Fiskars acquires luxury brands
Fiskars has agreed to acquire the WWRD group of companies and its portfolio of iconic luxury home and lifestyle brands, which include Waterford, Wedgwood, Royal Doulton, Royal Albert and Rogaška.
Jalo Helsinki kills fire with style and Tom of Finland
Safe doesn’t need to mean boring, thought the folks of Jalo Helsinki in 2010. Now, five years later, smoke alarms designed by Finnish artists are for sale in different corners of the world. In April Jalo Helsinki will release a series of designer fire blankets, one of which features the much talked-about Tom of Finland.
Finnish restaurant’s interior ranked among the coolest in the world
Finnish restaurant Bronda’s interior design was among The Guardian’s 10 coolest restaurant interiors.
Feathr.com heavily into wallpaper
More Art, Less Decoration – that’s the cri de guerre of the founders of Feathr.com as they embark on their digital wallpaper revolution.
Finnish Embassy in Washington wins platinum
The Finnish Embassy in Washington D.C. has become the first embassy in the United States to be awarded the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Platinum certification.
Prestigious Good Design awards to Finnish talent
The Chicago Athenaeum – Museum of Architecture and Design has presented its annual Good Design awards for 2014. From Finland, interior architect Tapio Anttila and the companies Kera Interior, Magisso and Fiskars were among the award winners.