Five for Friday: Alcoholic beverages
These Finnish producers are pioneering a push towards uncharted alcoholic waters.
Tornion Panimo’s future is as good as gold
Beer from northern Finland is going back to its roots, thanks to this microbrewery.
Goodio brings its goodies to Denmark
Helsinki-based craft chocolate maker Goodio will launch its products in Denmark at the beginning of February.
Selfridges stocks up on Oatis snacks
Oatis oat snacks by Finnish Real Snacks will be available in Selfridges stores in the UK from December onwards.
Kotipizza rises to the Stars
Finnish Kotipizza Group has landed the Star of 2017 prize at the European Small and Mid-Cap Awards in Brussels.
Juustoportti’s animal welfare gets global nod
Finnish Juustoportti has become the first European dairy to be Welfare Quality approved. The certificate is in recognition of well-executed animal welfare.
Fazer smoothies things up with Froosh
Fazer continues to expand its healthy product offerings by acquiring leading Nordic smoothie brand Froosh – to be added to the Fazer Lifestyle Foods Business Area.
Shaman Spirits shoots for the stars
This factory-size boutique distillery owns some of the most exciting brands breaking through on the luxury alcohol scene.
Goodio adds flavour to Whole Foods
As of November, Finnish raw chocolate Goodio will be available on the shelves of the US organic giant Whole Foods’ stores in the northeast of the country.
Finnish Valio finds its way to South Africa
Finnish dairy manufacturer Valio has been granted a license to commence exports of its dairy products to South Africa, which also opens up other potential markets in the region.