Timeline

It all began with a combined log saw and log splitter in 1979.
Scroll down to follow the history of Jula.

1979

1980

1981

1982

Karl-Johan and Lars-Göran at the Elmia Agricultural show in Jönköping

Elmia Jönköping

1983

1984

1985

1986

1987

1988

1989

1990

1991

Principle owners, with equal shares

Lars-Göran and Karl-Johan are now the principle owners, with equal shares in the company.

Karl-Johan och Lars-Göran

1992

1994

1993

1995

1996

1998

1999

2000

2002

Jula has a turnover of around SEK 450 million and 500 employees, seven department stores and mail order sales.

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2004

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

Inauguration of department store in Tromsø

Tromsö

2012

2013

New company formed

Jula AB forms a new company, Jula Sverige AB, for the Swedish department store chain.

Varuhus

2014

Jula has been able to grow through its dedicated staff. Success has been based on “together we are strong”.

- Karl-Johan Blank, owner

Invigning Trollhättan 2014

2015

2016

Jula now has 90 department stores on three markets, with sales of over SEK 6 billion

Over two million JulaClub members!

2 miljoner medlemmar

2017

Investing in e-commerce again

Jula invests in e-commerce again, after it was discontinued in 2011.

2018

Kommunikationskoncept

The communications concept “Nothing can stop you now” is launched

Gränbystaden in Uppsala

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2019