Carl Hansen & son are most recognisable for one of the 20th century classics the ‘Wishbone Chair’ designed by Hans J. Wegner in 1949 and produced without interruption since 1950.
Driven by major progress in Europe, Carl Hansen & son fine Danish furniture manufacturers have recently opened their first showroom in Soho New York City.
Danish Royal couple HRH Crown Prince Frederik and HRH Crown Princess Mary attended the opening of the 6000 sqm showroom.
By establishing a showroom and sales organization in New York, Carl Hansen & Son is significantly stepping up its commitment to the US market. “The US has always interested us and was actually one of our first export markets way back in the 1950s. After years of success and significant growth rates in the European market, we have chosen to invest heavily in our US activities to realise the huge potential and growth opportunities in the North American market. Establishing our new showroom is therefore only the first step in building up our organization in the USA,” explains Knud Erik Hansen, CEO.
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