Ever since the company was founded in Odense in 1978 Scan has focused on offering customers the best wood-burning stoves on the market, paying particular attention to design, innovation, and user-friendliness. It is not just about warmth, but about delivering a perfect flame, enclosed in a design-conscious piece of furniture to suit the majority of homes. The combination of Danish design, brave ideas, and an eye for detail has turned Scan into a leading brand in wood-burning stoves. Scan A/S is owned by the Norwegian company Jøtul AS. Jøtul Group is one of the world's largest manufacturers of wood burning stoves with subsidiaries and distribution channels all over the world through which Scan's products are also sold. The Scan factory is in Denmark, where they have total control of raw materials, production and the finished product. This is how they can guarantee customers a positive experience many years down the line.