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HISTORY

The 31st of October 1962 there was founded Kretinga furniture company. There were four departments in the company: furniture, folk art products, sewing and tile-house. At that time, company produced the public office chairs other woodworkers’ products. In the folk art products department there were produced art ribbon, shawls, wooden souvenirs and cotton-wool mattresses. In the sewing departments – coveralls, in the tile – house – unglazed tiles.

In 1964 – 1996 there were produced wooden toys in the furniture department. In 1994 national public consumption products company “AKMENA” was privatized.

In 1994 company has started the cooperation with Swedish concern “IKEA”, the production of children furniture was started.

Now company produces the classic and modern design living room, bedroom, children furniture, children beds, kitchen tables, chairs, different shelves, coffee tables, shoe boxes, commodes and furniture components.

 

About Company

JC “Akmena” was founded in - 1962 m.

The main company’s activity - the production of solid wood furniture and components.

Workers 2009 m. – 110.

Production area – 3500 square meters.

 

SC “Akmena” processes solid wood from the log to the finished product. The company operates “Multiblock” dryers with 1000 m3 drying capacity per month.

There are installed 4 longitudinal cutting, 6 four-side moulding “Weining” group machines, defects cutting equipment “Opticat”, CNC “Weke”, finger jointing line and glueboard press also other machinery in the company.

CS “Akmena” is introducing new technologies (currently implementing dyeing and drying equipment) expanding the range of wood species. The company operates in accordance with ISO and IWAY standards. Special attention is paid to quality.

 

PRODUCT

The company produces coffee tables, different purpose shelves, chests of drawers, bedroom, children furniture and furniture components from solid birch. The furniture components are also available in ash and pine.

The products can be lacquered, stained, painted and also oiled.

Furniture has the quality and functionality.

Design - classic.

More than 90 percent production through wholesale companies and agents is exported to Scandinavia and other EU countries.

Today SC Akmena is looking for the new wholesale customers and markets to develop the sales.