Founder Institute makes Helsinki home for global food innovation

December 4, 2018

The Founder Institute has partnered with leading Finnish retailer S Group and dairy manufacturer Valio to launch a food tech programme in Helsinki.

GrainSense becomes available in Denmark

November 27, 2018

GrainSense, the Finnish agritech startup behind the world’s first handheld device for grain protein measurement, has found a local distributor in Denmark.

Altia savours Green Company of the Year award

November 21, 2018

Finnish alcoholic beverage company Altia has been awarded at The Drinks Business Green Awards 2018 in London for the environmental practices at its Koskenkorva factory.

LIQ packs culinary expertise into a black bite of bold flavours

October 3, 2018

Driven by personal passion, LIQ is on a mission to feed fellow liquorice-lovers around the world with its top chef version of a classic sweet treat.

Finnish distillery continues award-winning streak

October 2, 2018

Finnish distillery Lignell & Piispanen has won several awards at The Vodka Masters, part of the Global Spirits Masters competition.

Goodio expands to the US

September 14, 2018

Finnish chocolate company Goodio has founded a subsidiary in the US, with the help of 1.5 million euros in fresh funding.

Finnish BBQ sauce the best in the world

September 10, 2018

The Finnish chili and barbeque brand Poppamies has tasted international acclaim at the International Flavor Awards in the US in two categories.

MUJI has a taste for Finnish ice cream

September 10, 2018

Finnish ice cream brand Suomen Jäätelö has enjoyed unforeseen success this summer at world-renowned Japanese lifestyle company MUJI’s stores in Europe.

Finnish porter dethrones Guinness

August 30, 2018

Malmgård Brewery’s X-Porter has been chosen as the winner of the Stout & Porter category at the World Beer Awards, ahead of last year’s winner Guinness.

Finnish sommelier prevails at Ruinart Challenge

August 22, 2018

Finnish sommelier Kirsi Seppänen has won the Nordic Ruinart Challenge 2018 competition in Copenhagen, where the best wine experts from Sweden, Denmark, Norway and Finland competed for the title of the best sommelier in the Nordics.

Altia to represent Hernö Gin

August 14, 2018

Finnish state-owned alcoholic beverage company Altia has entered into a partnership with Europe’s most awarded gin brand, Sweden-based Hernö Gin.