Category: Business

Helly Hansen masks

A high-tech COVID-19 mask

Walter Hanson, owner of The Nordic Shop in Rochester, Minn., discusses the surprising popularity of Helly Hansen’s high-tech COVID masks.


CSAM EHealth offers solutions

CSAM, an e-health company founded in Oslo in 2005, develops solutions to aid healthcare institutions in managing their information systems.

Chile’s Odfjell Vineyards

Dan Odfjell’s lifelong dream of becoming a farmer matured in an unexpected place: he now runs Odfjell Vineyards in Chile’s Maipo Valley.


Australian entrepreneur Talor Brown has burst into the coffee and donut market in Oslo, opening two Talormade shops in the capital.

Peppes Pizza takes on Norway

After learning the craft in Connecticut, entrepreneurs Anne and Louis Jordan opened the first of 78 Peppes Pizza restaurants in Oslo in 1970.