Finntech sprouting in the US

September 19, 2018

Finnish location technology provider Yepzon and Kotka-based Eagle Filters have both announced significant goings-on stateside.

Fiskars wins again in the US

September 17, 2018

Finnish company Fiskars has been awarded the 2019 Teachers’ Choice Award for the Classroom for its battery-powered pencil sharpener.

NHP Hanse Distribution drinks to Paloma Nordic’s success

September 13, 2018

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.

Marimekko buckles down in Japan

September 5, 2018

Marimekko will open a new store in Japan in September, on the heels of the makeover of its Tokyo flagship store.

Mine Güngör puts the cherry on top of an outfit

September 3, 2018

There’s no limit to what can inspire Finnish jewellery designer Mine Güngör. Her next collection might burst out of her pencil as she sits down to draw.

Plantui and Bosch to take smart gardens global

August 31, 2018

Finnish developer and manufacturer of smart gardens Plantui has signed a product development and manufacturing agreement with BSH Hausgeräte GmbH (BSH), the German group known for Bosch, Siemens and Gaggenau.

Safety always comes first for Klippan

August 22, 2018

This small Finnish company is one of the global spearheads of safer car journeys for children. Its decades-long experience is acknowledged and appreciated in a growing number of countries.

Wiilubike brings a touch of forest to biking

August 1, 2018

If it can be made out of wood, you can find it in Finland. This applies to bicycles as well and now a wooden city bike, Wiilubike, is hitting the streets.

Five for Friday: Japan gets Finnish culture

June 8, 2018

The Nordic Fair brought a total of 30 Finnish brands to Hankyu Umeda Department Store in Osaka between 30 May and 5 June.

ICT

Reddit puts Alvar Carto on the map

May 16, 2018

This Finnish startup launched a free phone wallpaper generator that blew up on Reddit and successfully boosted the profile of its raison d’être: customised map posters.