Aalto and VTT funded for new CERES center
Aalto University and VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland are setting up a new bioeconomy competence centre called CERES, which has been selected for Academy of Finland flagship funding.
Solita’s expansion boosted by the Apax Digital Fund
The controlling interest in Finnish digital transformation company Solita has changed hands from Vaaka Partners to the Apax Digital Fund. The investment will help Solita with its domestic and international expansion.
GrainSense brings innovation to the field
With its handheld device, Finnish company GrainSense makes it easy for farmers to measure the quality of their grain, allowing them to make better decisions about their produce.
Five for Friday: Film directors
Finnish cinema is reaching an ever-growing audience through screens around the world.
Sleep easy – Valpas squashes the bedbug problem
Finnish startup Valpas has found a novel way to prevent bedbugs from contaminating hotel rooms, and is now setting its sight on beds worldwide.
Cubicasa floors US market with 3D property mapping
An accurate digital floor plan can be time-consuming to create. But what if one could be derived automatically from a smartphone video? Finnish innovation is making this a reality.
Logonet brings Finnish Baby Aid Kit to Somalia
Finnish company Logonet has received 124 680 euros in funding from Finnpartnership to bring its tailored Finnish Baby Aid Kit to Somalia and help reduce child and maternal mortality in the country.
Metsä Board’s gift box keeps on giving in Shanghai
Metsä Board’s skincare gift box has won first place at the Luxe Pack Shanghai Awards in the ‘in green’ category, repeating the same feat it accomplished last year.
Record number of foreign companies established in Finland
The number of greenfield investments to Finland and acquisitions by foreign companies hit a new high in 2017.
Tieto strengthens cyber security offering with NSEC
Finnish software and IT company Tieto has signed an agreement to acquire Swedish IT and information security specialist NSEC.