Kvist Industries is one of the leading suppliers of high-quality furniture in wood for the furniture industry. Headquartered in Årre, Denmark the company now employs more than 700 people, and around 600 of them are based in the facility in Latvia. With the long history of wood know-how and the company’s clear vision Kvist Industries has become the preferred partner from design to the final delivery for many recognizable Scandinavian brands worldwide.
The Kvist Industries manufacturing facility in Upmalas, Mālpils region began operations in fall of 2011 when the company finalized the purchase of a plant.
With continuous investments in the manufacturing plant Kvist Latvia has now become the leading factory in the group and has been growing at around 40% rate every year.
One of the main reasons for choosing Latvia for location was the proximity to the Scandinavian market, where majority of the company’s customers are located. Qualified and skilled workforce in the region as well as the general conditions of the economy of Latvia also played important role in the decision.