Competencies in cork

This stool with a seat made of cork is produced by Kvist Industries.

Danish supplier of furniture components and finished furniture, Kvist Industries, has taken on a new challenge in the autumn of 2015. A new customer – German-based internet furniture retailer Hem – wanted to have a number of furniture models produced with cork as a continuous material.

Kvist Industries agreed to this and got themselves acquainted with the specific process requirements, which the flexible and care-demanding material requires. Many of the work processes with cork – eg sanding, wax and heat treatment – are in fact done by hand.

Kvist Industries is pleased to offer its newly acquired know-how to other furniture manufacturers.

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