Vaasan Ltd is a Finnish bakery company that operates also in the Baltic countries. We bake locally in five bakeries across Finland in Vantaa, Kuusankoski, Kotka, Vammala and Kiiminki. We have approximately 1400 employees in Finland, Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania. About 600 of them work in Finland. We are a significant employer in the areas where our bakeries are located.
As part of the global bakery group Lantmännen Unibake, we are among the leading bakery companies in Europe with operations in over 20 countries. Via Lantmännen Unibake, we also belong to the agricultural cooperative Lantmännen, that is owned by 25 000 farmers.
We are known as the producer of Finland’s most popular bread, Vaasan Ruispalat. Our roots run deep in Finland, in year 1849, and our company is one of the oldest nationwide bakeries in Finland. We cherish our long baking tradition and are committed to develop the Finnish bread culture for years to come. We renew the bread market with innovations from field to fork. Our mission is to ensure that Finns get to enjoy fresh, healthy and tasty bread every day.
Responsibility is in the core of our operation and products. Our unique organization makes it possible to retain agriculture and live with it in a productive collaboration.
Vaasan is part of a big international family
We have heart of a local bakery and the scale, knowledge and resources of a global one. As part of the global bakery group Lantmännen Unibake, we are among the leading bakery companies in Europe with operations in over 20 countries. This makes it possible for us to lead the way in the bakery business. Via Lantmännen Unibake, we also belong to the agricultural cooperative Lantmännen, which is one of the largest actors in Europe in the field of bioenergy, machinery, agriculture and food business.
Our product range consist of bread and pastry
We are proud to produce the most popular bread in Finland, Vaasan Ruispalat. Other known brands are, for instance, Vaasan Kauratyynyt, Vaasan Kaurasydän and Vaasan Kaura 100 %. Our product range also includes Vaasan hamburger and hot dog buns and some sweet products.
You can spot Vaasan logo also on the cover of a crips bread package and frozen products. Lantmännen Cerealia produces crisp breads in Finland and Lantmännen Unibake Finland the frozen products.
Towards billions of smiling tummies
Read more about our family members:
Our owner Lantmännen Unibake: www.lantmannen-unibake.com
Our sister company in Finland, Lantmännen Unibake Finland: www.lantmannen-unibake.fi
Lantmännen concern: www.lantmannen.com
Our sister company in Estonia, Leibur: www.leibur.ee
Our sister company in Latvia, Hanzas Maiznicas: www.hm.lv
Our sister company in Lithuania, Vilniaus Duona: www.vilniausduona.lt
Lantmännen Cerealia: lantmannencerealia.com/fi