JYSK is a global retail chain that gives “a great Scandinavian offer for everyone within sleeping and living”. JYSK is owned by the family behind Lars Larsen Group. Founder Lars Larsen opened his first store in Aarhus in Denmark back in 1979. Through the years, JYSK has grown into a global concern known as JYSK GROUP, which is organised in the following subsidiaries: JYSK NORDIC, JYSK FRANCHISE and DÄNISCHES BETTENLAGER.
Today, JYSK GROUP has more than 2,800 stores and 23,000 employees in 52 countries. The annual turnover is 3.58 billion euro. The growth is stable and controlled, with hundreds of new colleagues joining the group each year.