Hestra is a family business that was founded in 1936. Today it is run by the third and fourth generation of the Magnussen family.
Hestra makes and sells several types of gloves. Ski and outdoor gloves are by turnover the major part, followed by dress gloves and work gloves.
Design and development is done at the headquarters in the town of Hestra, Sweden. Hestra gloves are manufactured in their own factories and they buy all leather, fabrics, wool and other materials themselves. This gives Hestra control of the production chain and ensures a high level of quality.