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Local insurance company as a springboard for international growth

Consumer targeting company Oikian Solutions Ltd from Oulu, Finland has received a substantial investment for an international expansion project from LocalTapiola Mutual Insurance Company. Other investors in the project are, among others, company’s previous investor Vision Plus as well as the company’s current shareholders. Investment will launch Oikian’s business to the international level, enabling the expansion […]

Oikian provides mobile marketing solution to Neste

Neste Oyj has signed a contract with Oikian for a mobile marketing solution. The solution serves consumers of Neste in five countries in their own native languages, and it includes iPhone, Android and Windows Phone applications and a content delivery backend system. The solution was launched in Finland earlier this year having Oikian Solutions Ltd […]

Telefónica offers Oikian a route to global markets

Telefónica Open Future and Oikian Solutions Ltd have signed a cooperation agreement that will offer comprehensive support in scaling Oikian Solutions’ business for the global markets. Oikian will receive coaching, mentoring, funding opportunities and entry to Telefónica Open Future’s international network. Oikian was jointly selected by Telefónica and Team Finland to participate in the acceleration program. […]

Forbes writes about Oikian

The leading business media Forbes features Oikian and its story about Finnish entrepreneurship. The article tells: “Founded in 2011, Oikian is a real time mobile marketing platform that enables retailers to drive footfall by offering consumers rewards for visiting stores. Oikian’s sophisticated technology sends out location-based notifications when shoppers are within 200m of a store, […]

Oikian provides services to TeliaSonera

During the first half of 2015 Oikian Solutions Ltd has provided extensive consultation services to TeliaSonera Finland Oyj. As the consultation project concludes Mikko Hiekkataipale, Product Manager at TeliaSonera, expresses his satisfaction: ”We got an excellent outsider view on the covered topic and quality of the work provided by Oikian was very good”. Oikian is an international thought […]

Media company Pirkanmaan Lehtitalo signs an agreement with Oikian

A leading regional Finnish media company Pirkanmaan Lehtitalo has signed an agreement with Oikian for two new mobile marketing applications. Pirkanmaan Lehtitalo publishes several local newspapers and manages also printed publications for the Ideapark shopping centres. In order to support and enhance coverage and usage of those publications, Oikian will develop two new applications for […]

Own a share of Oikian

Oikian has opened investment possibilities for everyone through crowdfunding. The investment round was made public a week ago and during the first week 147% of the target was reached. Oikian is hot! There are still about two weeks to participate in this round so be fast and secure your very own share of success with […]

Case: Mobile solution for publishing

As we all know, publishing and especially printed newspapers have been struggling for quite a few years. The change in media consumption is clear and it is permanent – consumers spend less and less time with printed media and more and more time with digital and mobile media. Is there a way to bring the […]