Marimekko launched its 70th anniversary year at Copenhagen Fashion Week with an open-for-all digital presentation

Marimekko kicked off its 70th anniversary year 2021 by presenting its Pre-Spring 2021 collection digitally at Copenhagen Fashion Week. The digital presentation filmed in Marimekko’s textile printing factory in Helsinki originally aired on Wednesday, 12 August 2020. In addition to the Pre-Spring 2021 collection, the presentation featured a selection of vintage gems from past decades […]

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Paths for everyone

In Marimekko’s creative community, doing things together has always been key to innovation and originality. Fostering a culture of creativity began in the early 1950s when Armi Ratia founded Marimekko. Since the beginning, all paths have been open for everyone whether working in design, in stores, at the printing mill or in management. As equality has been part of Marimekko’s DNA since […]

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A new spin for the bold print and colors – Marimekko and Spinnova pave the way for a more sustainable future of the textile industry

Marimekko and the Finnish fiber technology company Spinnova presented on 26.2.2020 the first ever printed clothes made of Spinnova’s wood-based fiber containing no harmful chemicals. The Marimekko prototype outfits featuring the iconic Unikko (poppy) print and the company’s signature stripes demonstrate the great potential of the fiber innovation for a more sustainable future of the textile industry. […]

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Marimekko already sourcing almost 90% of its cotton as more sustainable Better Cotton

Increasing the share of more sustainable cotton sourced for our products is one of the key objectives of Marimekko’s sustainability work. To achieve this, we source mainly Better Cotton, and on a seasonal basis we also use organic or recycled cotton. Marimekko was the first Finnish company to join the international Better Cotton Initiative (BCI) in 2013, and since then we have continuously increased the share and volume […]

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Marimekko becomes a Mid Cap company; over 3,000 new shareholders during the year

Marimekko will move from Small Cap to Mid Cap on the Nasdaq Helsinki Stock Exchange. Nasdaq announced today, 18 December 2019, that the annual review of its Nordic market capitalisation (market cap) segments is completed and, as a result, Marimekko together with 24 other Nordic companies will change segment. The change is effective as of […]

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