Singapore, 19 SEPTEMBER 2018 – Over the last couple of days, Koepala joined 10 Start-Ups from Finland who took to the Marina Bay Sands Exhibition centre to present game-changing solutions for a variety of global challenges. The Finnish presence was arranged by the Finnish Embassy in Singapore and Business Finland and was part of number of events through the week to promote Finnish industry to the local business community. Koepala Packaging were showcasing their Aterimo product to many differing audiences, from radio listeners to trade delegations. The unique product offering attracted many interested parties to the stand to see the packaging for themselves.This allowed Koepala to network to take their businesses to the next level in the ASEAN area.
Some of Koepala's highlights from Singapore are:
Radio interview on Now 938:
Now 938, on the MediaCorp Network, is the premier business radio show in Singapore. Koepala's Marketing Consultant Ben Holden was invited to be part of the show. The interview took place at the Finnish Embassy in Singapore. Mr.Holden was interview lived on air by presenter Eugene Loh. Mr. Loh was interested to hear that Koepala are entering the Singapore market as the heavily urbanised society is perfect for the takeaway packaging innovation. Mr. Holden delivered an eloquent and informative interview to an audience of over 750,000 listeners.
Koepala CEO, Janne Asikainen, pitched on the main stage at TechInnovation as part of Food Track CrowdPitching event.This allowed start-ups and innovative projects to meet with an disseminate theircompany information to a wider, captive audience. Mr. Asikainen delivered asuccinct and informative pitch to the gathered audience of around 175 business professionals.
Meeting Minister Dr. Koon:
As Koepala were part of the Finnish embassy’s part there was significant interest in the booth by Singaporean politicians. One highlight was when key note speaker Dr. Koh Poh Koon Minister of State for Trade and Industry came to see the Koepala Aterimo solution in person. Janne Asikainen demonstrated the full functionality of the Koepala product to Dr. Koon.