Spinnova signs globally recognised textile expert
Sustainable textile company Spinnova has signed professor Nawar Kadi, from the University of Borås, to help to commercialise the company’s fibre-production technology.
Finnish medical expertise tackles diabetes
Crown CRO and Swedish company Sigrid Therapeutics have agreed to join forces to study prediabetes.
Woodly could soon be on everyone’s lips
Espoo-based Welmu International believes it has created what could become the first packaging material brand recognised by consumers worldwide, Woodly.
International companies choose Finland
German company BASF is establishing a 100 million-euro battery materials production plant in Harjavalta and Estonia-headquartered CIVITTA has opened a new office in Helsinki.
ProtectPipe goes with the eco-friendly flow
This Finnish company offers a unique biological solution that removes organic waste in pipes, significantly increasing their lifespan.
Forendo Pharma receives EUR 4 million in funding
The Finnish drug development company Forendo Pharma has raised four million euros from Vesalius Biocapital III Partners. The funding will be used to further develop Forendo’s portfolio of women’s health solutions.
Oriola wins dose dispensing contract in Sweden
Finnish company Oriola has signed an agreement with the Stockholm County Council (SLL) to engage in dose dispensing co-operation starting in February 2019.
Biohit GastroPanel finds Korean distributer
Finnish biotechology company Biohit and Dow BioMedica have signed an agreement for the distribution of Biohit GastroPanel in Korea.
MediSapiens finds company in the US
Finnish company MediSapiens has partnered with Mars Petcare to drive advancements in precision healthcare for companion animals.
Orion and Peptonic partner up for health
Finnish Orion and Swedish Peptonic Medical have announced a tech transfer agreement for VagiVital, a product set to be launched next year.
Awards pile up for Sulapac
Finnish startup Sulapac has been recognised with Europe’s first founder’s prize for the circular economy, the 2017 Green Alley Award, and also at the Sustainable Beauty Awards in Paris – for its eco-friendly alternative for plastic packaging.