Vikan – both with experience and foresight
By choosing Vikan as your supplier you will have a partner with many years of experience and also foresight, which enables us to always provide the best and most modern and up-to-date cleaning tools and solutions.
From craftsmanship to hi-tech
Vikan was established in 1898 as a brush factory focusing on good craftsmanship. Today, we are a highly automated production company which operates globally and is among the world's leading suppliers of cleaning implements and equipment.
Many years product development
Ever since the beginning Vikan has been characterised by having a continuous focus on research and development and Vikan's own development department ensures optimum solutions and innovation.
Vikan is 90% owned by the Vissing Foundation and the rest i owned by the company CEO Carsten Bo Pedersen. The Vissing Foundation often sponsors non-profit-making purposes within the following areas:
- Medical research and healthcare
- Technical research related to hygiene and environment
The majority of Vikan's products are manufactured in Denmark - in the town of Skive, where we have had our headquarters since the founding of the company. We also have production facilities in Sweden and Estonia along with subsidiaries in Sweden, France, Germany and the UK.
Vikan employs some 225 people overall.
We document quality
Right from the start in 1898, quality has been the number one
priority at Vikan. We are maintaining that quality today and are
constantly improving it by focused efforts in the field of research
Vikan has been approved and certified according to:
- ISO 9001 - quality certification
- ISO 14001 - environmental certification
- The Professional Hygiene Brushware Charter
Time is money. Therefore, as a customer of Vikan you will enjoy a high degree of delivery reliability. In Europe, our goods are despatched at the most 48 hours after ordering.
Globally, Vikan is at the forefront of developing effective hygienic cleaning. Our specialists are constantly working to boost the standards of hygienic cleaning and bring about renewal through user-driven innovation.