Danspin is the leading European supplier of woolen yarn for the business-to-business carpet industry, the hospitality sector and residential homes.
Danspin’s mission as supplier to the carpet industry is to develop, produce, and sell quality carpet yarn that provides value to our customers.
We want to be known as the primary supplier of the industry and add value for our customers, employees, and shareholders.
We have been in the spinning industry since 1931, where it all started with upholstery yarn. We started making carpet yarn in 1968, as one of the first in the industry to make yarn for tufted carpet. We have managed to grow and invest in our business ever since. We focus on developing high quality yarn that ensures a perfect finished carpet.
Today, we are around 500 dedicated employees focusing on making our customers happy.
Danspin was founded under the name, Dansk Vigogne Spinderi, by local entrepreneurs in Ikast, Denmark. The production was yarns for upholstery fabrics and curtains.
The fist carpet yarn where produced, and Danspin was one of the first supplier of woolen yarn for the tufting industry.
The name is changed to Danspin A/S.
Danspin moves to new buildings in Ikast.
The facilities in Ikast are expanded with a new administration building.
Lars G. Pedersen buys Danspin A/S after 8 years in the company. Danspin A/S merge with Holstebro Garnspinderi A/S.
The spinning mill UAB Danspin is founded in Lithuania.
Danspin bought Hämeen Lanka Group and continued the dyehouse in Estonia as the new subsidiary company Danspin AS.
The facilities in Lithuania are expanded. And the last production lines in Denmark is moved to UAB Danspin to gather the whole spinner part under one roof for optimizing the workflow.
The main office in Ikast is moved to new facilities including development and sample department.
Danspin A/S received Børsens Gazelle 2020 for growing companies, in a year with challenges due to the Covid-19 pandemic.
Lars G Pedersen receives Erhversrådets Initiativpris (the Business Council’s initiative award) for an enterprising and skilled business leader.