FIVE FROM FINLAND: Wall decoration

April 1, 2020

Finnish design and innovation offer decorative options that are off the wall, yet well and truly firmly on it.

Finnish design gets comfy on Fortune’s top 100 list

March 23, 2020

The Fortune magazine has placed six Finnish design icons on its list covering the greatest designs of modern times.

Durat gives plastics new life in interior design

December 4, 2019

Finnish manufacturer Durat makes durable and hygienic solid surfaces with a difference. Not only are they made with recycled plastics, but Durat recycles its old products into new ones. Nothing goes to waste.

The daily brief: 21 October 2019

October 21, 2019

All the daily Finnish business news that works: Outotec, Arkki and Isku make headlines.


October 4, 2019

Adored by children and adults alike, the Moomins are part of the Finnish identity, a global phenomenon and one of Finland’s most popular and successful exports. They also help Finnish businesses to make an impact.

Five for Friday: Design for the home

September 20, 2019

Finland has a reputation for design excellence both globally and at home.

Verso Design makes beauty functional

February 6, 2019

This Finnish family company produces household items that make everyday life easier and prettier – so, overall, happier – whilst making them all long-lasting in terms of style, quality and sustainability.

Himmee lets there be light in style

October 30, 2018

Finnish light designer and manufacturer Himmee holds dear all things Nordic: its products are simple yet classy, contemporary yet ageless.

Finnish design brand Pentik pops up in Tokyo

September 25, 2018

Finnish interior design brand Pentik continues to make a name for itself in Japan with a week-long pop-up shop in one of Tokyo’s leading department stores, Matsuya Ginza.

Smartblock brings squares of peace to the buzz

September 17, 2018

Smartblock’s made-in-Finland mobile meeting pods squeeze calm and quiet places into the smallest of offices, saving expensive square metres and everyone’s nerves.

Five for Friday: Habitare

September 14, 2018

Finnish design innovation takes centre stage at this year’s Habitare.