Altia has refinanced its loan portfolio
Altia Plc has signed two loan agreements to refinance its existing credit facilities and for general corporate purposes.
New member in Altia’s Board of Directors
Torsten Steenholt has been appointed as a new member to the Board of Directors of Altia.
Altia strengthens distribution of Larsen Cognac in Asia
Altia is strengthening the position of Larsen Cognac in Asia. Altia has partnered with AsiaEuro to distribute Larsen Cognac in China and Hong Kong, Macau, Singapore, Malaysia and Indonesia. Distribution will start in early 2018.
Altia Industrial at Food Ingredients Europe in Frankfurt
Altia Industrial is presenting its natural, barley-based food ingredients in international food ingredients fair, Fi Europe in Frankfurt. Fi Europe is a leading gathering of food and beverage professionals.
Altia introduces O.P. Anderson Aquavit to the US market
Altia has partnered with Frederick Wildman and Sons to introduce the Swedish aquavit classic O.P. Anderson to the US market. O.P. Anderson Original will be launched in the USA in the beginning of 2018.
Kari Kilpinen to join Altia Executive Management Team
Director of Altia Finland Kari Kilpinen (MBA, Bachelor of Hospitality Management) has been nominated to the Altia Executive Management Team as SVP, Regional Commercial Finland. Kilpinen will report to CEO Pekka Tennilä.
Blossa 17 meets Old Delhi - Mango, cumin and chili give flavor to Blossa 17
Every year Blossa travels to a new location for inspiration for the annual glögg. This year the coordinates were set to 28°39'24.2''N 77°13'18.5''E and the destination is the bustling spice market Khari Baoli in Old Delhi. Here, among all of the world's flavors and scents, we have found the inspiration for this year's flavoring: lovely sun-ripened mango, spicy cumin and hot chili.
Altia starts to represent Treasury Wine Estates’ wine portfolio in Finland
Altia and Treasury Wine Estates have made an agreement regarding the import and distribution of Treasury Wine Estates’ wine brands. Under the agreement, Altia becomes the exclusive representative of Treasury Wine Estates’ wine portfolio in retail and HoReCa sales in Finland in autumn 2017.
Altia enters US market with Koskenkorva Vodka
A leading Nordic wine and spirits producer Altia, has signed a distribution agreement with Infinium Spirits to enter the US market with Finnish brand, Koskenkorva Vodka.
Research: Finns perceive their drinking to be responsible
Altia studied Finns’ perceptions about a responsible drinking culture. The majority of Finns see themselves as responsible consumers of alcohol. They also see the overall drinking culture as developing in a responsible direction. The explanatory variable is thought to be Finns’ interest in a healthy lifestyle, which is also changing the drinking culture in a positive direction.