Finntech sprouting in the US
Finnish location technology provider Yepzon and Kotka-based Eagle Filters have both announced significant goings-on stateside.
Finnish companies building internationally
Peikko has opened a new sales office in Johannesburg, South Africa, and Honka is building an exclusive holiday resort in Japan.
Fiskars wins again in the US
Finnish company Fiskars has been awarded the 2019 Teachers’ Choice Award for the Classroom for its battery-powered pencil sharpener.
Goodio expands to the US
Finnish chocolate company Goodio has founded a subsidiary in the US, with the help of 1.5 million euros in fresh funding.
NHP Hanse Distribution drinks to Paloma Nordic’s success
Global German airline distributor NHP Hanse Distribution has signed an agreement with Paloma Nordic to include the KEVEE rehydration drink in its retail product range.
Finnair takes off to Portugal, Turkey and Belgium
Finnair is adding capacity to its routes between its Helsinki hub and Lisbon, Alanya (Gazipasa) and Brussels.
Finnish firms expand and innovate worldwide
Finnish companies UPM Raflatac, Valmet and Neste have been active in North America, France and in the aviation industry, respectively.
Finnish BBQ sauce the best in the world
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
Finnish ice cream brand Suomen Jäätelö has enjoyed unforeseen success this summer at world-renowned Japanese lifestyle company MUJI’s stores in Europe.
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.