On a journey to become a forerunner in responsibility
Raisio's Corporate Responsibility Report 2019 tells about our journey to become a forerunner in responsibility. 2019 was the first year of our new responsibility programme, Good Food Plan, and we started the work towards our ambitious targets. Read about our achievements!
Oat production is ready to respond to the growth in international demand
Raisio Group is proceeding in terms of the building of its international oat business activities. Investments of some eight million euros, which were made in the oat mill located in Nokia, Finland, will facilitate the export of Finnish oat products and manufacturing of value-added products. We have now the capability to produce gluten-free oat products as well as oat fibre products.
Raisio to invest EUR 45 million in the growth of healthy foods
Raisio is investing an estimated EUR 45 million in the production facility developing and manufacturing plant-based added value products. With the investment, Raisio responds to the strong growth in demand for plant-based food, particularly in the European markets. The investment strengthens Raisio’s position as a specialist in plant-based food and supports growth in line with the company’s strategy.
We are the biggest oat producer in Finland and are happy to spread the oats all over the world. Gluten free, organic or conventional oats - you name it, we've got it. Our oat export team is at your service!
Elovena is Finland’s third most sustainable brand
Elovena was selected the Finland's third most sustainable brand in the Sustainable Brand Index study. We have made naturally healthy products of Finnish oats already for 95 years, and will continue to promote the sustainable Finnish food chain in our daily work.
Raisio plc's AGM cancelled, new AGM will be convened later
Based on the announcement by the Finnish Government on the coronavirus situation, Raisio plc has decided to cancel the Annual General Meeting called to convene 24 March 2020. Raisio plc’s Board will convene the Annual General Meeting at a later stage.
The 95-year-old Elovena girl gets updated and travels abroad
The appearance of the Elovena brand will be updated in 2020. The changes are driven by Raisio’s goal to increase its international oat business. The new Elovena is a contemporary, brave, Finnish brand that offers naturally healthy oat products in Finland and, from now on, in European markets as well.
Raisio's oat production is ready to respond to the growth in international demand
Raisio Group is proceeding in terms of the building of its international oat business activities. Investments of some eight million euros, which were made in the oat mill located in Nokia, Finland, will facilitate the export of Finnish oat products and manufacturing of value-added products.
The foundations of Raisio’s new production facility have been laid
In July, Raisio initiated the construction work on its new production facility, intended for the development and manufacturing of new plant-based value added products. The foundations of the facility were laid in Raisio on 9 September 2019.
Raisio Group’s carbon dioxide emissions down by 75%
In 2018, the Raisio Group significantly reduced its carbon dioxide emissions. Total CO2 emissions were down by 75 per cent from the previous year. The company’s industrial area in Raisio is already carbon neutral. Raisio aims to be fully carbon-neutral in its own production by 2023.
Raisio and Dr. Schär signed a strategic alliance
Raisio has signed an agreement on a strategic alliance with the Italian company Dr. Schär AG. Dr. Schär is a leading global company in gluten-free foods while Raisio is a forerunner in cholesterol-lowering functional foods and an innovative expert in Finnish oats.