Danish Foreign Affairs Minister visits ScanCom
On October 12th 2016, ScanCom Vietnam received a visit from the Minister for Foreign Affairs of Denmark, Mr. Kristian Jensen. The visit was one of the key highlights for Mr. Jensen who is currently on a visit to Vietnam.
Mr. Jensen joined on the trip by a delegation of key members which included; Mr. Lars Thuesen, State Secretary for Trade and Corporate Affairs, Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Ms. Charlotte Laursen, Ambassador of Denmark to Vietnam.
Mr. Jensen and his delegation were greeted by ScanCom Group CEO, Mr. Stig Maasbøl.
"The official expectations of ScanCom was high, and took pride in showcasing our company, our values, products and also part of the production" said Mr. Maasbøl. He continued to say "I was proud to notice all the engaged employees with a lot of passion for the company"
The delegation were given an in-depth presentation to ScanCom, underlining the core values of the company by Mr. Stig Maasbøl. Following the presentation, the delegation were treated to a tour of the ScanCom Vietnam facilities, with the minister highlighting that the facilities were extremely well-functioning and could see many beautiful products being made.
The Minister was very engaged and interested in the production setup, and had good direct discussions with the team.
ScanCom is a leading furniture manufacturer, making outdoor furniture in hardwood, teak, painted wood, aluminium, steel and wrought iron, as well as cushions, parasols and a new indoor furniture range. ScanCom has seven subsidiaries located on three continents, with production operations in Vietnam, Indonesia and Brazil, as well as sales offices in the UK, Germany and the US. The company employs up to 5,000 people directly and creates approximately 8,000 jobs at subcontractors. ScanCom is recognised for setting the highest environmental standards in the industry.