Utopia Analytics reduces volume of online abuse

April 26, 2017

Hate speech, trolling and misconduct are a constant, and growing, problem online. Until now. A new Finnish artificial intelligence-powered moderation tool gets rid of abusive messages in seconds.

Makulaku is a treat for sweet teeth

April 25, 2017

Liquorice doesn’t need to be plain black and boring. Finnish Makulaku’s colourful and fun sweets have managed to convince those whose fancy isn’t tickled by traditional liquorice.

Doerz is less conversation, more action

April 24, 2017

Three young men in Poland, a new Audi and a one-euro coin led Tomi Virtanen to found Doerz, a global platform and service for sharing experiences.

Five for Friday: Doing business in India

April 21, 2017

They don’t call India incredible for nothing: 1.2 billion inhabitants means a vast number of opportunities for Finnish companies.

Combi Works’ factory concept is in demand

April 19, 2017

Finnish company Combi Works is remodelling manufacturing by combining digital tools and the surplus production power of factories around the globe.

A spa that fits in all bathrooms

April 18, 2017

You don’t need a fancy weekend away for that soft and pampered spa feeling; Finnish Luin Spa brings the luxury right to your bathroom, be it big or small.

FootBalance wants to make your step lighter

April 12, 2017

A unique concept has allowed Finnish company FootBalance to swiftly take the global insoles market by storm.

Responsible kids’ clothes with street cred

April 11, 2017

Finnish Mainio Clothing wants to create contemporary and ambitious fashion for children – and never neglect where it came from.

The perfect cuppa with the taste of the north

April 10, 2017

If tea is your, well, cup of tea, you must know the struggle is real. Not all restaurants or even coffee shops know how to brew a good cuppa: green tea is often too bitter, black tea too strong and white tea simply unheard of. And poor quality bagged tea? You must be joking.

Five for Friday: Alipay in Finland

April 7, 2017

The number of Chinese tourists coming to Finland is growing in unprecedented numbers, and they spend more money than any other tourist group per person. A way of tapping into the market is Alipay, China’s largest online and mobile payment and lifestyle platform.

FitWood flexes its muscles in home exercise

April 5, 2017

There is little room for excuses to skip a workout if your training equipment is a stylish part of your home decor.