Skip to main content
European Commission logo
Enterprise Europe Network

Danish high-end interior and product design studio is searching for handles & door hardware manufacturer


Closed for EoI
Profile Type
Business request
POD Reference
Term of Validity
17 January 2024 - 16 January 2025
Company's Country
Type of partnership
Commercial agreement
Targeted Countries
All countries
Contact the EEN partner nearest to you for more information.
Find my local partner

General information

Short Summary
The Danish company is one of the most high-end interior and product design studio based in the Copenhagen area in Denmark.

The company has a strong heritage and a well-known design hertritage name and is looking for a hardware producer for high-end handles and door hardware.

They produce everything in solid brass with bearings in one piece for stability and longevity. Their primary materials are burnished brass (PVD), satin brass, and satin nickel.
Full Description
After decades of experience as an interior designer, the owner´s passion is to design interiors that resonate with people emotionally and aesthetically. The company has a strong heritage and is a multidisciplinary design studio, that creates collections comprised of hardware, home fragrance, objects, lighting, and furniture, as well as designing interiors for private residences and commercial projects. Their designs draw on an eclectic mix of influences, eras, and materials to curate a cohesive look that is understated, elegant, and enduring. The company believes a space should reflect the personal expression of the people who inhabit it. They say it is all about creating a bespoke look that the customers can call their own.

Their collections contribute to an atmosphere of understated elegance to create inviting and intuitive spaces with personality. Cosmopolitan yet classic, raw yet refined, and with an overall attention to detail.

The company is driven by aesthetics, honesty, and integrity. From the natural, noble materials they use to the incomparable craftsmanship of every product in their portfolio. They are uncompromising when it comes to quality, craftsmanship and aesthetics.

The hardware product types include knobs, hooks, t-bars, pull bar handles, closet bars, door handles, keyhole escutcheons, thumb turn (toilet) locks
toilet roll holder, tea towel bars, towel bars and more.

The company is looking for a partner that can manufacture high-end handles and door hardware. It would be preferable they are based in Eastern Europe but expressions of interest from companies from other EU countries are also welcome.
Advantages and Innovations
The company's advantage is their strong design DNA and uncompromising approach to each product when it comes to materials and shapes - and the photo database and aesthetics that surround the company in all that they do.
Furthermore, their products make it possible to create a semi-unique look and style as they have many combination options with different crossbar options but still have a recognizable design that people are proud of.
Stage of Development
Already on the market
Sustainable Development Goals
Goal 15: Life on LandGoal 3: Good Health and Well-beingGoal 8: Decent Work and Economic GrowthGoal 1: No PovertyGoal 2: Zero HungerGoal 4: Quality EducationGoal 17: Partnerships to achieve the GoalGoal 10: Reduced InequalityGoal 12: Responsible Consumption and Production
IPR description
The company expects the producer to have all relevant European hardware certificates such as:

DIN EN 1906
European and German standardisation for hardware

(DIN 18273)
German standardisation for fire-resistant hardware

It is a requirement from the company that bearings and crossbars must be made of solid brass and then finish treatments in burnished brass (PVD), satin brass, satin nickel, polished brass, polished nickel and black anthracite (PVD). The company only uses uncoated brass with no lacquer. Bearings must be CNC-made in one piece.

The logo must be logo engraved on each product.

The product must come including screws. If assembled in a finished product, screws must be in sealed plastic bags.

Partner Sought

Expected Role of a Partner
The company is seeking a manufacturer with experience in producing hardware (handles and door handles) in solid brass and thereafter the surface treatment in finishes: burnished brass (PVD) and uncoated: satin brass and satin nickel.
Additionally, it is essential for the Danish company that the manufacturer strives to achieve high-quality end-products.
Type and Size of Partner
SME 11-49SME <=10SME 50 - 249Big company
Type of partnership
Commercial agreement

Call details

Coordinator required


Market keywords
09004004 - Hardware, plumbing supplies
Sector Groups Involved
ConstructionCreative Industries
Targeted countries
All countries