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Lotte Jensen - Group Marketing Director

Vikan - the story behind the name

Ever wondered what the Vikan name means, and where it comes from? Here’s the answer

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Lotte Jensen - Group Marketing Director

What’s in a brush?

What’s in a brush? Well, it’s a question we take very seriously – and quite literally. As a matter of fact, you can trace the entire 120-year history of our company by examining the materials that comprise the products we make.

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Lotte Jensen - Group Marketing Director

The origins of Vikan’s approach to innovation

In his memoir, Life and Works, Vikan founder A.P. Pedersen recounts a number of experiences from the company’s earliest days and reflects upon these as an older man looking back on his life. Some of the stories he tells seem to have a special resonance for us at Vikan. They ha...

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Lotte Jensen - Group Marketing Director

Vikan, technology and people

There is no doubt that Vikan’s 120 years of growth – and the company’s current position as global market leader – are closely linked to technology.

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Debra Smith - Global Hygiene Specialist

What can our expert Hygiene Team do for you?

At the centre of our work with food safety and hygiene is our dedicated Hygiene Department. Find out what they can do for you!

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Andy Freer - National Sales Manager, UK

What makes Vikan different?

During our travels and many site visits, we are often asked: “What makes Vikan different from our competitors?” Well, the short answer is our company’s purpose.

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Jette Søndergaard Bovbjerg - Executive Assistant

Did you know that the majority owner of Vikan supports scientific research in diabetes and cancer?

Are you also wondering how a Danish rooted manufacturing company of cleaning tools and solutions and scientific research in diabetes and cancer are correlated?

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Jette Søndergaard Bovbjerg - Executive Assistant

What do caviar, sushi and burgers have in common?

What do you think when you see the words caviar, sushi and burgers in one sentence? Did you know they’ve one thing in common?

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Emma Spurr - Customer Service Consultant

Is your Vikan bucket half full, or half empty?

Here at Vikan providing the best customer service and customer experience is at the heart of everything that we do. We don’t want our distributors or end users feeling like their Vikan bucket is half empty due to a disappointing experience with us. We strive for that bucket to...