Tvilum

With headquarters and two production facilities in Denmark and one production facility in Poland, Tvilum is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of ready to assemble furniture. Annually, we produce and distribute approximately 5 million pieces of furniture globally.

Since the foundation in 1965, Tvilum has undergone a number of mergers which has given us our current leading international position.

 

1960s

1965

Tvilum Møbelfabrik is founded in the old school in Tvilum by Egon and Lissi Kristiansen

1970s

1975

Scanbirk Møbelfabrik is founded in Østbirk by Villy and Jane Jensen

1980s

1980

Foundation of
Systema Reolen A/S

1986

Foundation of Unik Møbler 

1988

Scanbirk Møbelfabrik acquires Unik Møbler in Kjellerup

1990s

1990

Tvilum Møbelfabrik acquires Faarup Møbelfabrik

1992

HLJ-Industries acquires Scanbirk Møbelfabrik and Unik Møbler

1994

HLJ-Industries acquires Systema

1996

Axcel Industriinvestor acquires 60% of the shares in Tvilum Møbelfabrik and Faarup Møbelfabrik

1997

Tvilum acquires P. Vestergaard in Silkeborg

1997

Tvilum-Scanbirk is formed as a merger of the Tvilum group and the Scanbirk group (HLJ-industries)

2000s

2000

American Masco Corporation acquires Tvilum-Scanbirk

2001

d-Scan is acquired by Masco and becomes part of the Tvilum Family. Today, the facilities of d-Scan is used as local distribution center by Tvilum US

2010s

2011

Tvilum-Scanbirk changes name to Tvilum

2013

American Revolution Capital Group acquires Tvilum

2018

A Danish investor group acquires Tvilum and creates the company Tvilum A/S 2018

2020s

2021

Tvilum acquires Steens Group