The Janus factory was established in 1895 and is now one of Europe’s leading manufacturers of underwear. The factory at Espeland in Bergen has around 130 employees producing underwear and socks for children and adults. This is the only remaining factory of its kind in Norway. Janus is the market leader in Norway and our export share is on the increase. Janus is best known for its non-itch woollen garments for children and adults. Janus also produces antiflame underwear for domestic and international companies. These products are sold under the JanusPro brand name.
The company has set up offices in St. Petersburg, Russia and in Borås, Sweden in addition to brand shops in Iceland. Janus also has partners in Finland, France, Spain and Croatia. The Janus brand is sold to large chains and individual retailers selling textiles, sports and industrial products.
The company is enjoying a period of significant growth, and is increasing its market share both at home and on the export market.
Janusfabrikken AS is owned by Janus Holding AS and Gøy AS.