Press releases

The transaction of Norlyn-, Amar-, Finnwear- and Black Horse brands completed

29.04.2016

The Norwegian Orkla-owned Pierre Robert Group purchases Nanso Group’s brands Norlyn, Amar, Finnwear and Black Horse. The brands included in the agreement generated a turnover of EUR 17.2 million in 2015. Together with the brands 22 Nanso employees move over to Pierre Robert. “We are happy that o...

Nanso to implement major changes – new look to extend from brightening Nanso’s identity to collections and shops

26.01.2016

In celebration of its 95th anniversary, Nanso Group is making major changes to its Nanso brand. The changes extend from Nanso’s identity and imagery to shops, and they also support the revising of collections that is led by Noora Niinikoski, who became Nanso’s lead designer in summer 2015. As par...

Vogue packaging is given a new fresh look

15.12.2015

The packaging look of the Vogue sock products is refreshed. The look of the new packaging is fresh, and the features of the products are clearly visible on the front of the package. The renewal is a part of the updating of the Vogue brand concept, with a goal to modernise the high quality and wel...

Nanso shops opening hours during summer 2015

23.06.2015

During summer time there are exceptions in opening hours of Nanso shops. Shops will be open as follows: Nanso Helsinki 5. - 26.7. open on mon-fri 10am - 19pm, sat 10am - 17pm and sun 12am - 16pm Nanso Shop Joensuu 1. - 31.7. open on mon-fri 10am - 19pm, sat 10am - 16pm and sun 12am - 16pm Nanso...

Sixten Helenelund has been elected to Nanso Group Commercial Director

27.05.2015

Nanso Group appoints Sixten Helenelund as Commercial Director and member of executive board. Sixten Helenelund has a broad experience in different positions in international sales and marketing. Previously, Helenelund has worked as the Sales Director for L-Fashion Group. ”Helenelund will lead Nan...

Nanso Group’s comment on the use of angora wool in its products

29.11.2013

The international animal rights organization, PETA (People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals), earlier this week published a video depicting the unethical treatment of animals on an angora rabbit farm. Nanso Group’s collections at the moment include nine items containing angora wool, in Vogue...

New Managing Director for Nanso Group Oy

20.01.2009

Nanso Group in brief Nanso Group manufactures jersey, mostly cotton garments and underwear, socks and pantyhoses for the domestic Finnish market as well as for the Scandinavian, Central European, Russian, UK and Canadian markets. Its best-known brands are Nanso, Finnwear, Black Horse, Hyvon, Vogu...