History

Lars Larsen

The story of JYSK’s name – a 42-year journey

10/09/2021 - This month DÄNISCHES BETTENLAGER is rebranded as JYSK in Germany, which means that all JYSK stores will share the same name. But did you know that JYSK was not initially called JYSK?

TV commercial

JYSK memories: TV commercial with JYSK founder, a blessing for DC Radomsko and award

05/05/2021 - A lot has happened in JYSK since the first store opened in Denmark in 1979. GOJYSK.com has been in the archives to see how the world of JYSK looked like in the past.

Mindeplade

JYSK now has our own Hall of Fame

19/03/2021 - A plate of honour is now decorating the entrance to JYSK Museum. Here JYSK pays tribute to all employees that have celebrated 40th anniversary in JYSK. So far, four names are on the plate.

Forside

JYSK memories: First employee magazine, first webshop and human advertisements

24/02/2021 - A lot has happened in JYSK since the first store opened in Denmark in 1979. GOJYSK.com has been in the archives to see how the world of JYSK looked like in the past.

JYSK store front

New name for almost 1,000 stores in Germany

14/01/2021 - During the autumn of 2021, all stores in Germany will change name from DÄNISCHES BETTENLAGER to JYSK.

Jan Bøgh

From four close colleagues: Happy 25th anniversary to our CEO!

30/09/2020 - On 1 October 2020, CEO and President Jan Bøgh celebrates his 25th anniversary in JYSK. GOJYSK.com asked three Country Managers and Executive Secretary Lis Schøn to share their thoughts about Jan Bøgh.

Lars Larsen

PHOTO GALLERY: Moments from Lars Larsen's life

19/08/2020 - On 19 August 2020, it is one year since JYSK's founder, Lars Larsen, passed away at 71.

Åge Nielsen

Lars Larsen’s trusted front runner celebrates 40th anniversary

14/08/2020 - On 14 August 2020, Purchasing Advisor Åge Nielsen celebrates his 40th anniversary in JYSK.

First store in Russia

JYSK welcomed customers in Moscow

11/06/2020 - Even though JYSK had not done any marketing, many customers stopped by, when JYSK opened the first store in Moscow on 3 June.