ACTONA'S HISTORY

Orla Dahl Jepsen was the founder and CEO of Actona Company. He developed our attractive concept based on a genuine vision and strong values. Orla Dahl Jepsen was CEO of Actona Company until he passed away at the age of 58 in the year of 2014.
 
In 1981 Orla Dahl Jepsen opened a small retail store “Marmorhuset” in Holstebro. The store expanded rapidly and changed into a furniture importing company within a few years. The first years the focus was on supplying Danish furniture retailers. In the mid 90’s the international expansion took off and a successful growth strategy was realised.

Today, Actona Company has turned into a global furniture supplier. Our customers are some of the world's largest furniture retailers. But the vision and strong values remain.


1981

Orla Dahl Jepsen founded the company Marmorhuset and opened a small retail store.

1996

The land at Smedegaardvej in Tvis was bought. The following year a new warehouse was built and in 1999 the administration staff moved into the new extension of the offices.

2002

Extension with 2,500 sqm. warehouse in Tvis. The company name was changed from Marmorhuset into Actona Company A/S. Establishing of 1,800 sqm. Office, warehouse and showroom in China.

2005

Start-up of upholstery production in China.

2008

Another extension was finished in Tvis - Warehouse facilities of 6,200 sqm and a new showroom of 5,700 sqm. Starts upholstery production in Ukraine.

2010

Building of 15,000 sqm extra warehouse facilities.

2012

Extension with extra 4,000 sqm. modern production facilities at Ambiente in Ukraine.

2014

Founder and CEO Orla Dahl Jepsen passed away December 7th 2014.

2015

The LARS LARSEN GROUP buys Actona Company together with the management.

2017

Two of the largest furniture companies in Denmark, Actona Company A/S and Interstil A/S, are merging, becoming one of the largest furniture suppliers in Europe.