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Awards and recognition for our team

Koepala at EITFAN – Sustainable food packaging for the future of food

October 13, 2020

We have completed EITFAN four-month acceleration program! It has been a great journey with our like-minded food tech friends startups from Sweden and Finland.

Koepala at EUSIC

July 15, 2019

An overview of the European Social Innovation Competition, which seeks the most innovative products that tackle plastic waste. Koepala's products could bring sustainable impacts to food packaging industry.

Koepala named as winning proposal in Helsinki Innovation Competition

March 20, 2019

Koepala win pilot opportunity in Helsinki innovation competition, specifically sought innovative solutions related to food and its production, packaging, circular economy & cleantech.

Koepala named in Nordic Cleantech Open Top 25

February 20, 2019

Koepala named among the NCO Top 25, based on 'their level of innovation, market potential and ability of the team to execute', and our commitment to environmental improvement.

Koepala win Kemira Industryhack event.

December 11, 2018

Koepala are happy and honoured to have won the Kemira Industryhack, the event searching for an unbeatable business model for biobased food packaging materials.

Koepala named in EIT's Food Accelerator network

October 4, 2018

Koepala is proud to be included as EIT Food Accelerator Network introduced the 41 high-impact agri-food start-ups aiming to make Europe the go-to innovation hub for this emerging industry.

Aterimo up for Product Innovation Award

September 4, 2018

Aterimo is a finalist in the Product Innovation category at Restaurant & Takeaway Innovation Expo. The concept combines an unprecedented blend of creativity and uniqueness to the food & drink sector.

Koepala CEO to speak at Takeaway Innovation Expo

August 28, 2018

Janne will be delivering a talk on 'Takeaway packaging design and innovation beyond disposable cups and plates.' at Restaurant & Takeaway Innovation Expo.

Koepala CEO Talks to Good News from Finland

August 21, 2018

Janne Asikainen spoke to the team from 'Good News from Finland' about Aterimo and how the solution can reduce waste and enhance the eating experience for the consumer.

Koepala named in the Top 100 Finest Growth Companies in Finland.

August 17, 2018

Koepala named among the 'Top 100 finest growth companies in Finland’ as part of Kasvu Open's circular economy Growth Pole, as we showed our growth desire and ambition for sustainable future.

Koepala has been selected for MassChallenge EIT Food Accelerator Network programme

June 25, 2018

Koepala will join MassChallenge EIT Food Accelerator Network, a 4-months intensive acceleration programme which support high-impact food-space startups.

Koepala wins Vivatech Challenge - Food and Catering Solutions for Employees

May 30, 2018

Koepala won the international Vivatech Challenge - Food and Catering Solutions for Employees!

Koepala is the winner of Packbridge Challenge!

September 28, 2017

Koepala is the winner of the Packbridge Challenge! Koepala is “A clever innovative solution that contributes to, and solves daily issues in a convenient way."

Packbridge Challenge finals at Top Packaging Summit in Malmö Sweden

September 13, 2017

Koepala are a finalist at the Packbridge Challenge, which is a competition for companies that have a unique idea and are able to be applied in the packaging value chain.

Koepala As The Columbus Trophy Finalist

July 20, 2017

Koepala is nominated as one of the finalists for the Columbus Trophy, which is an award to a successful young entrepreneur who has created an innovative hospitality concept.

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