Facts and figures

The company was founded in the late 1940s by Swedish innovator and engineer Arne Lydmar. Elfa has been owned by The Container Store since 1999, the largest retail chain in the USA within storage. The Container Store is listed on the NYSE. The parent company in the Elfa group is Elfa International AB, and head office is in Malmö.

SALES

1105

MSEK (FY18)



SUBSIDIARIES

7

COUNTRIES

MANUFACTURING UNITS

3

NUMBER OF EMPLOYEES

513

(FY18)

Short facts

  • Founded: 1948
  • Owner: The Container Store (TCS), Dallas/USA
  • International Group: Based in Sweden
  • Net sales: 1 105 MSEK (FY18)
  • Subsidiaries in: Sweden, Norway, Denmark, Finland, Germany, France and Poland
  • Manufacturing units: 3
  • Number of employees: 513 (FY18)