A part of JBS Textile Group



Quality, design and comfort. At Egtved, we are always striving to find the optimal combination of functionality and appearance. This has been our way since 1931. We design socks for quality conscious and stylish men, who put high demands on their socks. For those of you who want a lovely, stylish sock that sits nicely and will last a long time.

As sock specialists, we never compromise on the small details.  Our goal is to give you socks with the perfect fit, great durability and high quality. We continuously conduct tests on the materials and technique we use. This way we can ensure that you’ll always get the best product.

Egtved is part of the JBS Textile Group.


The Locht family establish Egtved sock factory in the town of Egtved.


New production is inaugurated in Egtved. The warehouse is built with possibility for later expansion.


New warehouse is inaugurated in Egtved.


Egtved socks go into politics. Uffe Elleman shows off Egtved’s “EF sock”, with the sock subsequently enjoying huge sales success.


Egtved moves the knitting factory to Lithuania, whilst the warehouse and sales department remain in Egtved.


Egtved sock factory is acquired by JBS Textile Group and the office is moved to Herning.


Egtved continues to test new materials and techniques. In 2015, a new collection is launched with bamboo socks for men.  The socks live up to Egtved’s high standards of comfort and functionality.