Huoleti connects patients with those who care

November 21, 2017

When you are faced with a severe illness or injury, everyday tasks can suddenly become a struggle. Now Finnish healthtech startup Huoleti is on a mission to make asking for help a breeze.

Aalto’s new programme bags almost EUR 3 million

November 20, 2017

The European Commission has granted 2.9 million-euro funding for Aalto University’s master’s programme in Security and Cloud Computing (SECCLO).

SGN Group shakes up Swedish sports retail

November 20, 2017

Finnish family company SGN Group has bought the remaining shares of Swedish sports store chain Sportringen, and it will launch a new sport business group SGN Sport, promising to become a leading player in Swedish sports retail.

Cup is always half full for Lunette

November 20, 2017

The Finnish version of the menstrual cup has made its way around the world, spreading affordable sustainability and the notion that body parts aren’t swearwords.

Five for Friday: Making and distributing music

November 17, 2017

This week we take a look at how Finnish companies are providing services that help musicians get together and share their sounds.

Aiven helps lift your business to the cloud

November 15, 2017

This Finnish company aims to take care of its clients’ online database needs, taking the hassle out of software infrastructure management.

ONAR’s ecological, sustainable fashion turns heads

November 14, 2017

Irene Kostas fuses together traditional craftsmanship, ethical materials and an urban, futuristic vision with her clothing brand ONAR. It is these unlikely combinations that have seen her designs gain global attention.

Telefuusio continues operations under Instalco

November 20, 2017

Helsinki-based electrical installation company Telefuusio has been acquired by Swedish installation group Instalco.

Exove Design builds base in Asia

November 17, 2017

Finnish Exove Design has established its Asian office in Singapore, from where it wants to open doors to other countries in the region.

Jasper Pääkkönen joins Spike Lee’s production

November 17, 2017

Variety reports that Finnish actor Jasper Pääkkönen, known internationally for his role in Vikings, has been cast in Spike Lee’s Black Klansman.

Valo Intranet best in Europe again

November 17, 2017

Valo Intranet has won the Best Intranet/Extranet 2017 Award for the second consecutive year at the European SharePoint Conference, and was also a finalist in the Mobile Solution Category of the ESPC Awards.