Latest Scandinavian Design News

Pandora opens new green crafting facility in Thailand

Wednesday 22 March 2017 was a big day for the Danish jewellery company Pandora, as they opened their new, highly modernised and green crafting facility in Lamphun near Chiang Mai in Northern Thailand. The new state of the art crafting facility opens as part of Pandora long term growth plan. The facility is the first…

Danish architecture exhibit at Malaysian Gallery

“Architecture with People” is the name of the Danish exhibition that opened on Monday 20 February 2017 at the Galeri Serdang, which is part of the Faculty of Design and Architecture at Universiti Putra Malaysia. The exhibition is created by Danish Solutions which purpose is to enhance promotion of Danish architecture and architects globally. Danish…

Much more than cabinets – Thai-Swedish business celebrates 20

After 20 years in business The Cabinet (equally representing a Hua Hin-based furniture store, a kitchen and interior designer etc.) have achieved more than even those who think they know this firm well could imagine! Quite many years ago when Janeric Hogane introduced The Cabinet he talked of: ‘From bare shell to beer in the…

Nordic Design and Innovation Week 2016

The 2016 Nordic Design and Innovation Week, which was held on 4-13 November 2016, was arrange for the fourth time. The event is a platform to showcase the Nordic concept of sustainable innovation and creative design, which was organized in cooperation with the Shanghai Intercultural Association and Daning Lifehub. Co-organised by Denmark, Finland, Norway and…

Volvo Cars’ owner launches new brand Lynk & Co

Using no rule books, no conventions and no traditions a new Chinese-Swedish next-gen vehicle concept is born to cater to the Millennials. The brand new global car brand LYNK & CO is born, addressing the needs and preferences of a global connected generation and challenging car industry conventions. Its products are designed and engineered in…

Danish Food and Fashion return to Chongqing

The 3rd Danish Food and Fashion Show 2016 was held in Southwest China’s Chongqing Municipality. The event that took place on 5 November, hosted by the Royal Danish Consulate General in Chongqing, aimed to promote communication in the fashion and design industries between the countries. It also gave guests the opportunity to enjoy the latest…

Marja Kurki China new Beijing office

In November the Managing Director of Marja Kurki China, Ms. Caroline Xue invited the Embassy of finland in Beijing, along with several bloggers and other fashion influencers to the Marja Kurki’s new Beijing office opening event in Liangmaqiao area. Also Marja Kurki`s CEO Mr. Tapani Kurki had flown from Finland to attend the event. As…

Design web shop brings Scandinavian brands to Southeast Asian market

Singaporean Alvin Tan has launched a design web shop that offers shipping of home accessories, furnishings and furniture items to customers in Southeast Asia, including a selection of Scandinavian brands. Applicata, Architectmade, danskina, Kvadrat, Menu, Normann Copenhagen, and Pappelina are Scandinavian brands in the selection. The focus is set on selling a range of thoughtfully…

Scandinavian office design Senab Interior opens in Shanghai

On 18 November 2016 Senab Interior opened their newly designed showroom in Shanghai – also constituting a modern office space that introduces a more flexible and efficient view on office interior. The Scandinavian design has been adapted to the vibrant Chinese market, and also taking into account the needs of the local staff introducing different…