Four Finns secure deals worldwide

May 21, 2018

Finnish industry giants Konecranes, Outokumpu, Nokia and KONE have landed deals far and wide.


Primoceler sets sights on restoring eyesight

May 21, 2018

Tampere-based optical products manufacturer Primoceler has developed a glass package for retinal implants in co-operation with Nano Retina, a bionic retina developer from Israel.

Yepzon to solidify position in the US

May 21, 2018

The Finnish developer of a family of locator and tracking devices has signed a letter of intent to merge its US-based affiliate, Yepzon Inc., with its licensing partner PocketFinder.


Miisa Mink wants to redefine the rules of success

May 21, 2018

Finnish entrepreneur and founder of the Driven Woman initiative Miisa Mink wants to show women all over the world that making mistakes is not that dangerous.


Five for Friday: Cleantech

May 18, 2018

Finland is renowned for being a leading tech hub and for having the freshest air in the world. It’s no surprise, then, that the country is also a leader in cleantech innovation.

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.

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Vainu takes the lead with award-winning sales platform

May 15, 2018

This AI-driven, cloud-based online sales prospecting platform allows companies working in B2B sales to narrow in on which leads to contact.

Sulapac secures significant new investors

May 21, 2018

Finnish startup Sulapac has received investments from Mika Ihamuotila and Planvest that will help accelerate the internationalisation and development of its biodegradable alternative to plastic.

Lieksa forms partnership with Deqing

May 18, 2018

Education and tourism will be initial focal points of the partnership between the city in Eastern Finland and the county in Huzhou, China.

Sharetribe raises EUR 1.1 million in crowdfunding

May 18, 2018

Finnish software startup Sharetribe, which is dedicated to helping entrepreneurs and organisations to create their own sharing-economy platforms, needed only 48 hours to smash its crowdfunding target of 500 000 euros.

SnapSkan makes tyre checks easy

May 18, 2018

Finnish company Nokian Tyres and its subsidiary Vianor have developed a digital service called SnapSkan that makes tyre condition checking and monitoring quick and convenient.