Fleimio Wood Trolley Five Years 4/2016 Fleimio Wood Trolley Five Years 4/2016: exactly five years ago – the Fleimio Wood Trolley was launched on the Finnish market. [caption id="attachment_1261" align="alignleft" width="150"] Fleimio Wood Trolleys at Design Boutique Zaza window / Summer 2011[/caption] Fleimio Wood Trolley, an elegant storage place for firewood logs, umbrellas or newspapers, was originally manufactured by form-pressing laminated birch veneer. Fleimio Wood Trolley with its elegant forms and usability is designed by a Finn Tero Jakku (MA). Package design was created in cooperation with Lahti Design Institute. Final package graphics were designed by Ms Marianne Puisto. FIrst retailers for the Fleimio Wood Trolley were found from Helsinki: Zaza (nowadays formverk living) and Zarro. The first Wood Trolley was sold from Zarro in early April 2011. First retailer outside Finland was Gösta Westerberg Möbler in Stockholm. After frequent trade fair exhibitions – the number of retailers grew constantly. [caption id="attachment_1263" align="alignleft" width="150"] Illums Bolighus / Copenhagen Denmark and Fleimio Wood Trolley[/caption] One of the greatest retailers with great product store presentations abroad was Illums Bolighus from Copenhagen. Fleimio Wood Trolley has been noticed by the interior design magazines well. First story was made by Glorian Koti from Finland. After this, almost every Finnish design magazines have noticed the Wood Trolley. First fairs – Fleimio Wood Trolley participated – was the Holiday Home Fair at Mäntyharju Finland June-July 2011. Fleimio Wood Trolley was exhibited at three second homes. Afterwards, the Fleimio Wood Trolley as part of the Fleimio assortment, has been exhibited at several international trade fairs in Europe. Customers have wished the widen the Fleimio Wood Trolley assortment. Now design producer Fleimio is thinking of widening the colour range and launching a new accessories for the product. [caption id="attachment_1264" align="alignleft" width="1536"] Mäntyharju Holiday Housing Fair 2011 / Pohjola Design-Talo and Fleimio Wood Trolley.[/caption] Today Fleimio has five products: Fleimio Shoe Helper (2013), Fleimio Pine Cone shelf (2013), Fleimio Woodhopper (2014) and Fleimio Acoustic Stand (2015). Fleimio Woodhopper – which will be launched Spring 2016 – got inspired by Fleimio Wood Trolley: Fleimio Woodhopper is a firewood cart for outdoor use. It will be available at the DIY stores.