Kupilka's roots go back to 1775 and its name originates from Karelia. The first product was a mug, which came from a man who made some alcoholic beverages. This man sculpted a mug using the knowledge of his ancestors to taste homemade beer, which is kept today in a museum in Finland.
All products are made from their own biomaterial with EKOenergy. The carbon footprint of manufacturing Kupilka products and Kareline natural fiber composite is zero (0kg CO2-eq).
The lead designer for Kupilka crockery and knives is a Finnish industrial designer.