Introduction

Lifestyle Finland helps Finnish lifestyle brands explore sales opportunities in Asian and European consumer markets.

Target
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Target

Lifestyle Finland services are for Finnish lifestyle consumer goods companies (including fashion, design, home deco, furniture, children's products, beauty and personal care) that wish to enter or accelerate their sales in Asia or Europe. We target lifestyle companies with clear growth plans for programs focus markets.
 
Lifestyle Finland includes some targeted activities for Finnish industrial design and service design companies.
 

Service
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Service

This program is focused on commercial go-to-market activities, such as:

  • B2B Matchmaking
  • Meet the buyer activities
  • Delegation trips
  • Media & stakeholder activities
  • Fair participation

It also includes:

  • Retail tours
  • Fact finding
  • Coaching & workshops
Should I join?
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Should I join?

Lifestyle Finland  is a program for lifestyle companies that wish to enter or accelerate their growth in Asian and European markets. Member companies should have existing sales in their main market(s), as well as existing international sales or an existing strategy for internationalization.

If you want to know more, contact any of our team mebers, contact info you will find below the text. Membership fee is 1500 for a SME which covers all program activities except trade fairs.

Download member agreement to join

Activity calendar 2017
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ACTIVITY CALENDAR 2017

Please note that event dates and details are subject to change

JANUARY

  • 24.-27.1. Fashion buyer visits (Japan), Helsinki

FEBRUARY

  • 14.2. Design association & furniture design companies from South China, Helsinki
  • 13.-17.2. Fashion collaboration and lifestyle buyer visits (China), Helsinki
  • 28.-3.3. Design buyer visit (Korea), Helsinki

MARCH

  • 9.3. Design Werck kickoff, Copenhagen, Denmark
  • 8.-9.3. Fashion buyer visit, Japan

APRIL

  • 3.-4.4. Fashion from Finland, Tokyo, Japan
  • 5.-7.4. Toyoshima showroom,  Tokyo, Japan, (campaign for selected brands)
  • 6.4. Milan Design Week, Milan, Italy
  • 19.-21.4. Finland Lifestyle - Fashion & Design, Seoul, Korea

MAY

  • 15.-17.5. Fashion Helsinki, Helsinki (15.5. showroom)

JUNE

  • 1.-3.6. 3daysofdesign, Design Werck, Copenhagen, DK
  • 7.6. Meet The Online Buyers, London, UK
  • 14.-16.6. Interior Lifestyle Tokyo ILT, Tokyo, Japan

AUGUST

  • 23.8. Global Growth –workshop for members & networking

SEPTEMBER

  • 12.-15.9. Interior/lifestyle buyer visits (China/Japan/Korea) Habitare, Helsinki
  • 14.9. Lifestyle Finland showroom for interior brands
  • 21.-23.9. Fashion from Finland, Tokyo, Japan
  • September, dates TBC Fashion buyer visits (Japan, Korea), Helsinki

OCTOBER

  • 12.10.-17.10. Shanghai Fashion Week, Shanghai, China
  • 25.10.-27.10. Fact finding trip, Germany
  • 31.10. Contract sales in Copenhagen, DK

NOVEMBER

  • 2.11. Meet the buyer (lifestyle), Copenhagen, DK
  • 16.11. Scandinavian Light and Design, Wien, Austria
  • 20.-22.11.2017, IFFT Interior Lifestyle Living, Tokyo, Japan
  • 22.-24.11. Contract sales event in Tokyo, Japan
  • 30.11.-1.12. Design & Fashion, Seoul, Korea

DECEMBER

  • 12.12. Member meeting, 2017 wrap-up, Helsinki

 

Interested in one or more of these events? For more information, please contact:

 
Sami Häikiö (Fi/Eng)
Finpro, Program Manager
+358 505 762 245
sami.haikio(at)finpro.fi

For more information, please contact us:

Irma Patala
Finpro, Head of Industry, Creative
+358 40 526 8682
Irma.Patala(at)finpro.fi

Sami Häikiö (Fi/Eng)
Finpro, Program Manager Asia
+358 505 762 245
sami.haikio(at)finpro.fi

Leena Arvonen (Fi/Eng)
Finpro, Program Manager Europe
+358 40 3433343
leena.arvonen(at)finpro.fi

Kukka-Maaria Hietamies (Fi/Eng)
Finpro, Program Coordinator
+358 50 407 3048
kukka-maaria.hietamies(at)finpro.fi

Program companies
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Aarikka

Anno

Arela

be&liv

Cozy Publishing

Fasetti

Feathr

FINARTE

Formal Friday

FRENN

Gedigo

Gemmi

Golla

Hàlo

Hukka Design

Ivana Helsinki

Kalevala Koru

Kauniste

Kiteen huonekalutehdas

LANGØ

Lapuan Kankurit

Liisa Riski

Lovi

Lovia

Lumi Accessories

LumoKids

Marita Huurinainen

MoreJoy

Myssyfarmi

Nanso Group

Nikari

Nomen Nescio

Orthex Group

Pelago

Pentik

Pisa Design

Pomarfin

R-Collection

Rosafox

Saga Furs

Saintex

Samuji

Secto Design

Soften

Teemu Järvi Illustrations

Terhi Pölkki

Vallila

Vejits

Vestiarium

Woodio