Swedish 1sts: A Day in the Life

Gold antique Swedish coin

Comprising only 0.14% of the global population, Swedes have reached and improved the daily lives of billions. In line with the first issue of our relaunch, we will be taking a look at Swedish firsts that have changed the way we interact with our world in fields ranging from programming to packaging. Although it is not in our nature to boast, it is worthwhile to take a step back and marvel at the instrumental role Swedish thinkers, explorers, designers, inventors, artists and entrepreneurs have had in shaping the world as we know it.