Industry

Metso finds new distributors in India

August 22, 2017

Metso has strengthened its position in India by signing four non-exclusive distribution agreements for its valve products.

Sweet success for Finland’s little chocolate factory

August 22, 2017

For Finnish chocolate maker Peter Westerlund the key to great chocolate is no additives except time and creativity.

Wärtsilä powers world first for fish farming industry

August 18, 2017

Finnish technology group Wärtsilä has been contracted to deliver the ship design for a new processing and transportation vessel to be built at the Balenciaga shipyard in Spain.

YIT builds big in Russia and Lithuania

August 17, 2017

Finnish property developer YIT has commenced work on a new apartment building project in Lytkarino, Moscow, and will construct production and logistics premises in Lithuania’s Kaunas region.

Industry

Peikko and Pöyry land Nordic deals

August 15, 2017

Peikko Norge has received a substantial order for rock foundation technology in Central Norway and Pöyry is to deliver a power line engineering assignment in Sweden.

Lehto sets up shop in Sweden

August 14, 2017

Finnish construction and real estate group Lehto Group is to establish a new subsidiary in Sweden.

Two Finns lift spirits with Ron and Tom

August 14, 2017

One Eyed Spirits and Spirit of Tom are two companies run by the same two people, whose idea is to add that little something to spice up a drink’s brand.

Lemminkäinen paving road to success in Lithuania

August 11, 2017

Finnish company Lemminkäinen is to play a significant role in the reconstruction of the Transeuropean network road E67, known as Via Baltica, in Southern Lithuania.

Industry

UPM Raflatac expands its reach in US

August 9, 2017

Finnish label manufacturer UPM Raflatac is increasing its presence on the label markets in Texas and Southwestern US.

Koskenkorva Vodka heads to the US

August 8, 2017

Finnish wine and spirits producer Altia has signed a distribution agreement with Infinium Spirits to enter the US market with Koskenkorva Vodka.

Wärtsilä to supply vessels and a power plant

August 7, 2017

Technology group Wärtsilä is to supply two fishing trawlers being built in Russia with engines and a propulsion system. The Finnish company is also supplying Chinese and German research vessels and a power plant in Morocco.