On Wednesday 4 September, The Crown Princess and Prince Daniel visited Electrolux which is celebrating its centenary as a company this year.
Electrolux was formed in 1919 when Elektromekaniska AB merged with AB Lux. The company is now one of the world's largest white goods manufacturers, and is celebrating its centenary.
During their visit, The Crown Princess Couple were given a tour on which they learnt about the company's history, saw new and old products, and found out more about how Electrolux markets itself today. There was a particular focus on Electrolux's sustainability work and how the company works to make it easier for consumers to act sustainably in their everyday lives.
In connection with its centenary, Electrolux has drawn up four new sustainability goals in line with the UN's sustainable development goals. Between now and 2030, Electrolux will focus on: