J.E. Ekornes AS in Sykkylven is one of the production companies within the Ekornes Group. The company consists of the main plant at Ikornnes together with Vestlandske plant, Tynes plant, Hareid plant and Grodås plant.
J.E.Ekornes AS manufactures Stressless chairs, Stressless sofas, Ekornes Collection sofas, foam, laminate and other woodwork.
One of the distinguishing features of the factory is the large number of components manufactured on the premises. Production includes the sewing department, upholstery/assembly, joinery/varnishing, manufacture and surface treatment of steel components, as well as production and formcasting of foamed plastic. The Tynes plant manufactures the laminate for Stressless and other furniture products. These are cutting edge skills built on many years' experience.
Production of foamed plastic is sufficient for all Ekornes's own requirements, and in addition to this, a considerable volume is sold to other furniture manufacturers.