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A New Legal Platform For Startups Has Been Launched
2021-11-30

A New Legal Platform For Startups Has Been Launched

Building a business is a great challenge for those with no experience. Therefore, to help Lithuanian startups at the onset of their business, Startup Lithuania, Unicorns LT and LT VCA cooperated with Lithuanian lawyers to develop a free publicly available platform offering a package of legal documents relevant to startups and the entire startup ecosystem. Startup founders will be able to easily download the necessary legal document template from this platform.

 

Simply sustainable – the secret to contemporary style
2021-11-29

Simply sustainable – the secret to contemporary style

With the world becoming more complicated every day, it’s great to come home to simplicity. To create a natural oasis of calm and cosiness, German consumers are increasingly choosing to surround themselves with the beauty and simplicity of furniture and other household goods that are made using natural, sustainable materials.

All that glitters: how jewellery inspired a furniture success story
2021-11-19

All that glitters: how jewellery inspired a furniture success story

To achieve success, it’s often said you need to “think big” – and for one family of master jewellers from Lithuania, it’s literally true. Their leap from jewellery-making to furniture design might not seem the most obvious move – but by putting their creativity and expert metalworking skills to work on a larger scale, they have produced a range of subtle, nature-inspired tables and other items they call “jewellery for the home”. And after finding favour with buyers at home and in the US, they now hope German consumers will fall in love with their innovative designs too.

An Overview of a Record Year And Exceptional Startup Awards at The ‘Wrap Up of 2021 & Startup Awards’ Event
2021-11-18

An Overview of a Record Year And Exceptional Startup Awards at The ‘Wrap Up of 2021 & Startup Awards’ Event

2021 has become memorable for the entire startup ecosystem in Lithuania: a record investment amount exceeding EUR 420 million raised, the sales volume increased by several times, and 5 exits recorded. To mark this exceptional year for Lithuania’s startup ecosystem, Startup Lithuania together with Go Vilnius invites to overview the achievements of innovative businesses and award the best Vilnius startups at the Wrap Up of 2021 & Startup Awards event to be held on 9 December.

Introducing a new era for sofas: comfort based on functionality and sustainability
2021-11-16

Introducing a new era for sofas: comfort based on functionality and sustainability

Lithuanian manufacturer Vilmers has discovered the secret to a comfortable living: furniture that combines practical, functional design with sustainability. The Lithuania-based Scandinavian capital company mainly produces sofas, and is making great strides in the German market –around 70 orders a week are received from Germany, and almost a tenth of the company’s production is exported to the country.

Gergama: a trusted partner with a sustainable approach
2021-11-12

Gergama: a trusted partner with a sustainable approach

Businesses worldwide are under growing pressure to reduce their environmental impact – and the furniture industry is no exception. Lithuanian manufacturer Gergama is one of the leaders in adopting a sustainable approach to production.

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Success stories

Lithuanian brands: Why does Lithuania need one?

Lithuanian brands: Why does Lithuania need one?

In the first episode of Lithuanian Brands: Best Practice the marketing expert from the United Kingdom dr. Darren Coleman talks to the representative of Lithuanian Government about the strategy for presenting Lithuania abroad and how it was developed.

Cargo stream with French partners and investors start operations in port of Northern France

Cargo stream with French partners and investors start operations in port of Northern France

Cargo stream, a Lithuanian company that has established and developed a digital logistics management system, is expanding in Europe – a joint venture with French investors is being set up in Dunkirk, France. Such a strategic move will allow this company to combine freight forwarders, carriers, and freight customers with the port and maritime lines.

The conversation with an old acquaintance has given rise to the international project of global significance

The conversation with an old acquaintance has given rise to the international project of global significance

Ingrida Olendraitė, a doctoral student at Cambridge University, an alumnus of Vilnius University, had little expectations that her meeting with an old acquaintance during Life Sciences Baltics will evolve to an international project together with the greatest minds in the field of virus research.

Lithuanian scientists aim to be at the forefront of the new breakthrough in medicine

Lithuanian scientists aim to be at the forefront of the new breakthrough in medicine

Lithuania has more than enough potential to become one of the leaders in the biotechnology field. This is the conviction of Agnė Vaitkevičienė, the head and the co-founder of the first and so far the only producer of individualised advanced therapy medicinal products (ATMPs) in the Baltic countries. According to her, medicines developed according to the needs of each patient are the future of medicine, to which Lithuania also contributes.

Business has more than one Everest

Business has more than one Everest

Origins of Lithuanian kids wear brand Mummymoon should be traced in Norwegian fjords, Vėjūnė Unikauskienė, Director of Trinity time UAB, company that owns this brand, joked.

Lithuanian experience of private medicine for Irish patients

Lithuanian experience of private medicine for Irish patients

The Medical Diagnostic and Treatment Centre operating in the capital of Lithuania for 22 years by now and boasting the good reputation is consistently assuring quality and improving it, it is an ongoing journey on the way of unconventional thinking, different approach, improvement of actions by creating the best value added for customers.

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