Finnish innovation recognised by Frost & Sullivan

June 18, 2018

VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland’s hyperspectral imaging technology has seen Frost & Sullivan rank it a “company to watch”.

VibeCatch boosts productivity in the Netherlands

June 8, 2018

The Finnish employee engagement service VibeCatch is launching in the Netherlands following success in the Nordics.

Hintsa locks in EUR 6.8 million in funding

June 6, 2018

Finnish performance and wellbeing services provider Hintsa Performance has closed a 6.8 million-euro funding round led by OP Insurance, Pontos Group and Ilmarinen.

UNICEF taps Biolan for development project

May 11, 2018

Biolan and UNICEF Finland have signed a new co-operation agreement to continue development of the water-saving elephant tap under the UniWASH project.

CupofTherapy for MUJI in Japan

April 27, 2018

Finnish wellbeing and mental health concept company CupofTherapy has signed a collaboration agreement with Japanese lifestyle chain MUJI.

ICT

Finnish university breaks ground with 6G research

April 19, 2018

The University of Oulu’s proposal, ‘6G-Enabled Wireless Smart Society & Ecosystem’, has been chosen as one of the first two flagships in the Academy of Finland’s national research funding programme.

Skincare with UX is child’s play for Alva Organics

April 11, 2018

How can a skin cream for babies be like a Swiss army knife? What does it mean for a cosmetics product to be future-proof? Finnish Alva Organics has the answers.

Finnish universities awarded ERC Advanced Grants

April 9, 2018

Two Aalto University professors and two professors at the University of Helsinki have received European Research Council (ERC) Advanced Grants worth up to 2.5 million euros each.

VTT grows birch cell cultures useful in cosmetics

March 28, 2018

VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland has developed a new method to produce cell cultures from birch leaves and seeds, with useful qualities for the cosmetics industry.

Five for Friday: Energy Week

March 23, 2018

One-third of Finland’s total energy technology exports come from the vibrant energy cluster located in Vaasa. This is a perfect setting for Energy Week, then.

Nordic Fit Mama puts mothers back in shape

March 12, 2018

Post-pregnancy issues in women’s bodies aren’t publicly discussed far and wide. Nordic Fit Mama wants to help mothers find accurate information before any harm is done.