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Focus - Soft Drinks and Beer Set to Lose Out in Finnish Tax Reform 21 Jan 2011

Soft drinks companies and brewers are facing the possibility of higher excise duties on their products as a result of tax reforms proposed by the Finnish Ministry of Finance. Ben Cooper reports.

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Altia hunts for new CFO as Niklas Nylander moves on 4 May 2020

Altia is to look for a new chief financial officer after Niklas Nylander announced his resignation from the company.


Amber Beverage Group upbeat on Finland's off-premise, recruits distributor 6 Apr 2020

Amber Beverage Group has secured Beverage Partners Finland as its distributor in the Nordic country.


Altia announces temporary job cuts 30 Mar 2020

Finnish wine & spirits company Altia is to temporarily lay off staff because of the coronavirus.


Altia supplies ethanol for hand sanitiser amid Covid-19 pandemic 17 Mar 2020

Nordic wine & spirits company Altia has delivered "large amounts" of ethanol to be used for making hand sanitiser.


Altia makes latest carbon-neutral pledge 16 Dec 2019

Altia has joined a number of other drinks companies in setting targets to cut its carbon emissions.


Altia names Matti Nurmi as chief information officer 13 Dec 2019

Nordic wine and spirits company Altia has appointed Matti Nurmi to the post of chief information officer.


Altia ups glögg mulled wine presence with Von Elk Co deal 6 Sep 2019

Altia has acquired a stake in Finnish glögg producer Von Elk Co.


Altia CFO Matti Piri heads for the exit door 31 Aug 2018

Altia is preparing for the departure of its CFO, Matti Piri.


Altia moves closer to public listing 23 Feb 2018

Altia has confirmed plans to launch an initial public offering.


Finland to weigh IPO for Altia Corp 17 Oct 2017

The Finnish government is investigating an initial public offering for state-owned wine and spirits producer Altia Corp.