What our new partner FoodDocs does is super important. So important in fact that you may say your life and health may be on the line. FoodDocs has created no. 1 digital Food Safety Management System software to help any food-related business create and monitor their procedures.

According to founder and CEO Katrin Liivat, the idea to start FoodDocs was born from her own experience. “I and my co-founder have been working in the food industry for more than 15 years and we saw that ensuring food safety compliance in large companies is very cumbersome and bureaucratic,” she explains the…


Natural wood furniture has always been a valued part of interior design, and the bending of wood veneer sheets provides an opportunity to create interesting and special products that are both exciting in design and comfortable to use. Our new member Tarmeko LPD focuses exactly on that material, producing bent plywood furniture and furniture components.

Tarmeko LPD mainly uses birch and beech veneer in manufacturing, as well as oak, ash, and walnut veneers. …


Meet the visionary behind EMI — a man who has a constant flight of ideas, one crazier than the other. “He is 101% positive,” says co-founder Merike about founder Argo Sildvee.

Argo believes in the saying that if you look at the 5 people around you that you spend the most time with, you will soon know where you are headed. Luckily he has a great team beside him!

Unique position

Argo says that EMI was born to fill the void that became more and more apparent to him over the 15 years he was involved in sales. “Talking to…


EMI has launched a partnership with South Korean company Sejin

EMI is working with South Korean company Sejin to offer solutions by Estonian companies to the leading Korean accommodation system provider in some exciting projects. EMI has had the pleasure of working with Sejin on the Isle of Man Steam Packet Ro-Pax Ferry Project and recently also started working on the Kiwi Rail Project.

Sejin is a leading turnkey supplier of accommodation systems for marine and offshore in Asia, providing everything from design and manufacturing to installation, testing and commissioning of accommodation. …


Marmi Futerno is anything but your average surface manufacturer. Yes, they do work with stone, but many of their projects require great engineering and design work besides well-cut stone.

Specializing in custom-made production from marble, granite and quartz, an Estonian company Marmi Futerno serves architects, interior designers, and furniture producers. According to Marmi Futerno co-founder Kuldar Andrea, the company is distinguished by the ability to carry out very complex projects. “We do not have any competitors in Estonia or even nearby countries,” he explains.

Marmi Futerno has a full range of machinery for stone processing and a very experienced team…


She is fast and passionate, yet accurate and thorough — meet Merike Reino, the co-founder of EMI!

The decision to commit herself to the export sector was no coincidence. Merike recalls making a very considered decision about that around 15 years ago. “If you want to be successful, you cannot build your business solely on the Estonian market. We only have 600 000 or so taxpayers and if you start taking segments out of this whole, your target group soon reduces to almost none,” explains Merike.

Working in the furniture sector, where Merike has been active for more than ten…


Tarmeko companies have been processing wood and producing high-quality furniture since 1947. Tarmeko values wood and handcraft and seeks perfection in every item they make.

As about 50% of Estonia is covered with forest, the country has a long experience in manufacturing wooden furniture. Tarmeko combines this experience with modernized techniques and innovative designs. The company has over 200 skilled employees who are committed to providing the highest quality.

According to EMI co-founder Merike Reino, Tarmeko is a company that does exactly what it promises. “I’ve been cooperating with Tarmeko since 2014 and I must say I’ve witnessed an extremely…


Our new project manager Taavi acts like a bridge between different service providers here in Estonia and our international customers. “We aim to provide a full service so that a customer can trust a project to us from start to finish. It is my job to make sure our customers get what they want and that the solution is of the highest quality,” Taavi says.

Taavi is born and raised in Saaremaa, the largest island in Estonia. But when we say large, we mean just under 2,700 km2 and a population of 31 000. Therefore, it is not surprising that…

Estonian Marine and Manufacturing Initiative

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