PART OF FRISTADS KANSAS GROUP​​​​​​

Fristads is a heavy workwear brand, part of the Fristads Kansas Group. The strategy of the Fristads Kansas Group is based on a passion for the working professionals and the clothing they need. We believe that by understanding the conditions of the working professionals, we can contribute to their performance, safety and well-being by dressing them according to whatever job they have at hand. Fristads Kansas Group is currently a €500 million+ group with a diverse international portfolio of brands and products that reach customers wherever and whenever needed.


By combining rigorous methodology and data-driven insights with some of the most creative minds in the industry, Fristads Kansas Group creates products that strengthen the bond between customer and brand. Literally millions of people wear our garments to work every day and we are proud to help them reach their full potential by providing workwear in which they feel confident and comfortable.

Our extensive sourcing and global supply chain allow us to combine cost efficiency with a high level of service. This highly diversified network has allowed Fristads Kansas Group to extend its reach around the world and provide workwear solutions tailored to meet the most stringent requirements of any industry

As the market leader, Fristads Kansas Group continues to set standards within the industry for quality, comfort, development and service. In addition to the brands within Fristads Kansas Group, we offer bespoke solutions where we supply tailor-made Corporate Wear Collections with local service on a global scale.​​​​​​​


our brands

The Fristads Kansas group is a collaborative merging of several of the strongest workwear brands in Europe. Our explicit purpose is to offer an unrivalled selection of professional workwear to industries all across Europe. The heritage of Fristads Kansas Group is one of innovation, entrepreneurship and a constant striving towards professional excellence. By gathering a wide variety of the most solid brands in our business, we aim to carry this legacy with us into the future.Fristads Kansas Group are proud to continuously put the needs of the working professional first. This has been the guiding principle shared by founders like John Magnuson (Fristads®), Henri and Gilles Bragard (Bragard®), Poul Larsen (Kansas®), Lars Wenaas (Wenaas®) and Jean Chabert (B&C®) - we intend to keep to this principle as we move forward together. The Fristads Kansas Group has grown organically through a series of selected mergers with leading Pan-European companies who all share the same ideals and vision. This procedure allows us to continuously widen our selection and strengthen our foundation.

Fristads Kansas Group is built on strong brands of rich heritage. Many of our brands have served working professionals for more than fifty years and during these years we have innovated and developed workwear to meet the highest expectations and requirements of the industry. Our innovations have always been reached through close collaboration with the end-user which has earned us a portfolio of brands, each among the most acknowledged in their industry, that provide the best quality workwear for any given situation.


Please feel free to browse these links to the brands within Fristads Kansas Group.

Acode, B & C, Bragard, Clinic Dress, Hejco, Leijona, Martinson, Sverre W Monsen, Wenaas