Danish fashion industry is known worldwide for their stylish and modern clothing design. Around the world you can find Danish fashion brands in franchise shops, company stores and other fashion retail shops. Clothes, clothing, fashion accessories, shoes, bags, underwear and jewellery designed in Denmark is sold all around the world.
Danish clothing brands
Some of the most popular and best known Danish clothing brands are Cottenfield, InWear, Jackpot, Matinique, Part Two, Vero Moda, ONLY, Jack & Jones and Selected. These successful brands are either produced by IC Companys or Bestseller.
Danish clothing chains found around the world
When visiting shopping centres and malls in Europe and North America you will often find Danish fashion and clothing companies having a retail shop there. Brands like Cottenfield, InWear, Jackpot, Matinique, Vero Moda and Jack & Jones have many company stores and franchising shops in Denmark and other European and Northern American countries.
Clothing and fashion companies in Denmark
The two largest fashion and clothing companies in Denmark are Bestseller and IC Companys. Bestseller owns, designs and markets the clothing brands Vero Moda, Jack & Jones, Selected, ONLY, VILA, name it, mama-licious, Object Collectors Item and Pieces.
IC Companys owns, designs and markets the clothing brands Cottenfield, InWear, Jackpot, Matinique, Saint Tropez, Soaked in Luxury, Part Two, Peak Performance, By Marlene Birger and Designers Remix.
You will also find many medium sized and small companies offering creative fashion design e.g. companies like Pardon Clothing, REDGREEN, Bruuns Bazaar, Björkvin, C'arla du Nord, Samsøe & Samsøe, Signal Clothing, Claire Group and Sand.
Furthermore you will find fashion companies specialising in different clothing types. Me Too e.g. produces children's wear, JBS specialise in underwear and Hummel focuses on sportswear.
ECCO is the largest shoe manufacturing company in Denmark. They produce quality shoes for women, men and children. ECCO sell their shoes in specialised ECCO shoe shops around the world.
Sanita footwear is another large Danish shoe producing company which offers women's shoes, men's shoes, kid's shoes, clogs and working shoes.
You will also find a large number of smaller shoe companies producing high quality fashion shoes as well as shoe companies producing shoes for every day use.
Jewellery, bags and other fashion accessories
Pandora is Denmark's largest jewellery company. Pandora sell their jewellery, watches and other fashion accessories in shops and store around the world.
In Denmark you will also find many other jewellery and fashion accessories companies offering their designer products both in Denmark and internationally. Charlotte Sparre is an example of a fashion accessory company famous for scarves and other fashion accessories.
Adax and Friis & Company are Danish fashion handbag designer companies. Friis & Company have their own retail stores in 5 different countries and sell their bags though wholesalers all around Europe.
Copenhagen International Fashion Fair
Copenhagen International Fashion Fair (CIFF) has become a popular international fashion event. CIFF attracts visitors from around the world. International fashion wholesalers, fashion executives and the international fashion press. All attend the Copenhagen fashion fair to see which new designs the Danish fashion industry has to offer.
Danish fashion organisations
Danish Fashion Institute is a network organisation which promotes Danish fashion internationally. In general the Danish fashion industry offers new unique and innovative designs, high quality clothes and fashion accessories. These are some of the parameters the Danish Fashion Institute focus on when seeking to gain international recognition for the Danish fashion industry.
Dansk Fashion and Textile is an employers' association and industrial organisation for the textile industry in Denmark. Dansk Fashion and Textile has members among companies trading, designing or manufacturing clothes and textiles.