Lars Larsen Group invests in the Scandinavian furniture company Bolia.
As a tribute to JYSK-founder Lars Larsen, the bronze sculpture ‘Købmanden’ is unveiled.
The business collective Kejlstrupvej 87, which is home to Selected Car Group and Selected Car Collection among others, opens in Silkeborg.
Lars Larsen Group launches Restaurant Tiende and wine- and cocktail bar Den Fede Drue in Aarhus Ø.
Lars Larsen Group sells golf and utility vehicle manufacturer, Garia A/S, to US-based Club Car LLC.
Solid Leasing, majority-owned by Lars Larsen Group, and Selected Car Group, owned by Selfinvest, merged under the brand, Selected Car Group.
Lars Larsen Group acquires 41% of the Danish asset manager Formuepleje.
Lars Larsen Group acquires the online retailer SOFACOMPANY.
Lars Larsen Group makes the first investment in green energy and is taking a step towards a greener future.
Lars Larsen Group launches Third.space,
a company specializing in designing and decorating for the Business to Business market.
Jesper Lund is appointed President and CEO of Lars Larsen Group and is together with the Chairman of the Board, Jacob Brunsborg, responsible for the development of the group.
JYSK celebrates its 40th anniversary on 2 April. On 2 June, Lars Larsen steps down as Chairman of the Board after having led JYSK and the Lars Larsen Group for more than 40 years. He is replaced by his son Jacob Brunsborg. Lars Larsen passes away on 19 August.
Lars Larsen Group invests in Solid Leasing, specializing in financial car leasing.
Forbes Magazine estimates Lars Larsen’s fortune at 3.6 billion dollars, earning him 304th place on the Forbes 500 list of the wealthiest people in the world.
Lars Larsen is awarded the Cross of the Order of Dannebrog and the year after is granted the title of Purveyor of Her Majesty The Queen of Denmark. In 2017, he is elevated to Knight 1st Class of the Order of Dannebrog
Lars Larsen Group invests in Ferdinand, a boutique hotel and restaurant in central Aarhus, Denmark.
JYSK opens store number 1,000 and reaches a turnover of 9 billion DKK.
Lars Larsen Group invests in Garia, the world-famous manufacturer of luxury golf and leisure vehicles.
JYSK celebrates its 25th anniversary on 2 April. To mark the occasion, Lars Larsen distributes 2,4 million copies of his autobiography in Denmark – one for every home. The book is translated into many languages including Chinese.
Lars Larsen Group establishes Larsen Rejser and starts selling low cost travel packages for destinations around the world.
Lars Larsen is among the first in Denmark to make use of tv advertising and soon becomes known for his catch-phrase “Godaw. Jeg hedder Lars Larsen. Jeg har et godt tilbud.”
JYSK becomes main sponsor of Parasport Denmark and remains its main sponsor to this day.