Furniture, Hardware, Appliance and Office Supplies Shopping

Find out about the Danish chain stores that supply the basic furniture, home furnishings, white goods, electrical appliances and DIY for your home...

The following list contains a small selection of chain stores in Denmark selling basic grocery items, self-service furniture, appliances, office equipment, health and beauty products and DIY hardware goods. Some stores open every Sunday, while others open on certain Sundays each month.

Look in the Danish Yellow Pages (De Gule Sider) or on the stores' own websites for the branch closest to you.

Supermarkets

  • Aldi: Discount supermarket chain selling fresh meats, fruit and vegetables, cheese and dairy products, wine, groceries and electrical items
  • Bilka: Hypermarket open daily for food, house and garden items, electronics, leisure items and fashion and perfume
  • Dagli Brugsen: Created as a Consumers' Co-operative, this is now one of Denmark's largest chains, selling own-brand goods including food, clothing, household goods, electrical and leisure items
  • Fakta: Discount supermarket chain selling meat and fish, fruit and vegetables, groceries, wines and beers, and fresh flowers
  • Foetex: Fresh produce, groceries, wines, electronics, household goods and clothing
  • Irma: The world's second oldest grocery chain, which also operates an express version (Irma City). Food including meat and fish, fruit and vegetables, dairy products, general groceries, household and personal items, and wines and spirits
  • Kvickly: Meat and fish, dairy produce, fruit and vegetables, groceries and household items
  • Lidl: Discount chain of supermarkets with daily food items, wine and beer, fresh produce, fruit and vegetables and household items
  • Netto: Discount supermarket chain now found in several European countries, selling food and wine, with special offers and a photographic service

Department Stores

  • Illum: Fashion for men and women, cosmetics and perfume, home interior products and household goods
  • Magasin du Nord: The flagship store run by Magasin, which sells beauty products and perfume, fashion items, household goods, accessories, books, gifts, children's clothes and toys, and gourmet foods
  • Salling: Department store located in Aalborg and Aarhus, which sells men's and women's fashions, cosmetics and perfume, accessories, interior design items and children's products

Health and Beauty Stores

  • Matas: Health and beauty products, perfume, make-up, hair products, men's grooming, pharmaceuticals, pregnancy and baby care, and house and garden. There is also an online store

Furniture Stores

  • Casa Shop: Designer items for the home, including chairs, sofas, tables, storage, lighting, bathroom furniture and accessories
  • Jysk: A retail chain which is expanding internationally, selling furniture and soft furnishings for the bedroom, living room, bathroom and patio.
  • IKEA: Swedish-owned chain selling flat-pack furniture and soft furnishings for the living room, dining room, bedroom, kitchen and bathroom, with accessories and children's items
  • Illums Bolighus: Interior design for the living room, dining room, bedroom, kitchen and bathroom, with furniture, lamps and accessories and gifts, with an online store

Electrical and Appliance Stores

  • Bang & Olufsen: Plasma and LCD televisions, hifi systems with surround sound, loudspeakers, mobile phones, cordless phones and headsets, digital media and car audio systems
  • El Giganten: Telephones, GPS systems, PCs and hardware, photo and video equipment, games and consoles, TVs and radio, white electronic goods including washing machines, dishwashers, fridge freezers and cookers. There is also an online shop
  • Eplehuset: The home of Apple products, including Apple Mac computers and laptops, iPads, iPhones, iPods and accessories. Also offers seminars and tutorials on their products and online shopping
  • Expert: Mobile phones, computers and laptops, TVs, DVD and blu-ray, audio and surround sound systems, photographic equipment, navigation and GPS systems, and all related accessories
  • Fona: TV and blu-ray, computers, laptops and Apple Macs, GPS systems, mobile phones, photographic equipment, sound systems, game consoles and laser printers, with online shopping available
  • Hi-Fi Klubben: Stereo and surround sound equipment and loudspeakers, flatscreen TVs, telephones, digital radios, headphones and related accessories
  • Skousen: Online retailer of electrical goods, including fridge freezers, washing machines, dishwashers, tumble dryers and cookers, as well as kitchenware and personal care items
  • Whiteaway: Online retailer of white goods, including fridge freezers, washing machines and dryers, dishwashers and cookers, as well as kitchen products and personal care items

DIY, Hardware and Building Material

  • Silvan: Chain of DIY stores, open daily, which sells items for the home and garden

Garden Centres

  • Planter Til Haven: Online retailer for flowering plants, shrubs, fruit trees, roses, climbing plants and flowers, with special offers and advice
  • Planteshop: Online retailer for garden plants and trees, flowering shrubs, pot plants, fruit trees and berries, rose bushes and a selection of gardening equipment

Office Supplies and Stationery

  • Staples Denmark: Office supplies and equipment, from staplers and stationery to photocopiers, coffee-makers, IT and conference equipment, with an online shop