The Company

Nordic Insect Economy Ltd is Finland’s first entomology company. NIE is business oriented, and it is committed to raising insects ethically, with attention to environmental and social consequences.

Mission

NIE Ltd is committed to offering the technological, economical and ethical platform on which the new edible insect farming industry will flourish.

Vision

Profitable, ethical and sustainable insect food business is an asset for all partners and customers.

Mattila Bros engages in edible insect business

By Santtu Vekkeli | General

The locally well-known meat processing company Mattila Bros expands its operations into the edible insect business. The company, based in Ylöjärvi, near Tampere, Finland, is renown for its quality processed meats. “The company has undertaken national distribution of novel insect-based foods and they are expected to be available for purchase in grocery shops before the […]

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Largest food-grade insect rearing facility in Europe to be founded in Loviisa, Finland

By Santtu Vekkeli | General

The Finnish company Nordic Insect Economy Ltd. is a key participant and is responsible for delivering the production facility and dispatching the insect material to the food industry. The largest insect rearing facility in Europe is to be founded at the Strömfors Business Park in Loviisa, Finland, on the premises of the former Schneider Electric […]

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Suomi muuttaa tulkintaansa EU:n uuselintarvikeasetuksesta – hyönteisille pääsy Suomen elintarvikemarkkinoille

By Santtu Vekkeli | General

Taustaa Maa- ja metsätalousministeriö tiedotti eilen, että Suomen tulkinta EU:n uuselintarvikeasetuksesta muuttuu. Taustalla on eräiden toisten EU:n jäsenvaltioiden tulkinta asetuksen sanamuodosta sekä ministeriön halu saattaa hyönteisala elintarvikevalvonnan piiriin. Käytännön toteutuksesta ja normiston muodostamisesta vastaa elintarviketurvallisuusvirasto Evira. Pohjolan Hyönteistalous Oy suhtautuu myönteisesti odotettuun muutokseen EU-asetustulkinnan muutos on ollut Pohjolan Hyönteistalous Oy:lle odotettu tapahtuma ja kiittelemme valtiovaltaa […]

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