JYSK & the Danish Royal Court
Throughout the years, the Royal Danish Court has been a regular JYSK customer. This is a tradition that JYSK is extremely proud of.
Her Majesty Queen Margrethe II has granted JYSK a royal warrant of appointment as Official Supplier to the Royal Court. This title is conferred upon companies or individuals who have done business with the Royal Danish Court for several years, who are financially stable and have a good reputation.
Over the years, JYSK owner Lars Larsen and JYSK have received numerous official visits from the Danish Royal Family.
Congratulations to Her Majesty
In April 2015, Her Majesty the Queen of Denmark celebrated her 75th birthday. It was an occasion that was naturally celebrated in the proper manner: Lars Larsen and his wife were amoung the select group given the opportunity to say congratulations to Her Majesty at a grand birthday arrangement in Aarhus, Denmark.
Royal couple visits Himmerland
In September 2014, the royal couple visited Lars Larsen at Himmerland Golf & Spa Resort in conjunction with their annual summer cruise.
Photo: Torben Haglund
Made in Denmark
In August 2014, the 'Made in Denmark' golf tournament kicked off at Mr. Larsen's Himmerland Golf & Spa Resort. Crown Prince Frederik was royal protector for the tournament, which he officially launched with Lars Larsen, racing driver Tom Kristensen and Denmark's all-time top-ranked golf player, Thomas Bjørn.
Photo: Lars Møller
Danish Crown Prince visits the JYSK-sponsored project
Since 2008, JYSK has worked with Save the Children's Nordic division to create a better future for children and young people in Bangladesh through the Work2Learn project. In 2012, Denmark's Crown Prince Frederik visited Work2Learn in Bangladesh's capital city of Dhaka.
JYSK opens store in China
Prince Henrik opens the fourth JYSK store in Shanghai, China, in August 2010.
By Appointment to The Royal Danish Court
In 2010, Her Majesty the Queen has given permission to JYSK that we may use the designation By Appointment to The Royal Danish Court, a title only granted to companies or individuals who have supplied The Royal Danish Court for several years, are well-established, financially sound and have an excellent reputation.
The Cross of the Order of Dannebrog
In 2009, Lars Larsen is awarded the Cross of the Order of Dannebrog for his outstanding contribution to the Danish business community
Queen Margrethe II visits JYSK's new warehouse
In 2008, Her Majesty the Queen of Denmark visits JYSK's new warehouse in Uldum near Horsens as part of the royal couple's summer cruise. Lars Larsen presents the Queen with two exclusive eiderdown duvets and a copy of his autobiography after which Lars Larsen visits the Royal Yacht Dannebrog accompanied by his wife.
Crown Prince Frederik visits Scancom
In 2008, Crown Prince Frederik visits JYSK owner, Lars Larsen's furniture factory in Vietnam.
King Frederik IX's Honorary Award
In 2007, on behalf of JYSK and its large number of employees, Lars Larsen receives King Frederik IX's Honorary Award, which is presented in recognition of a valuable contribution to Danish export.