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07/12-16 - Press releases

Bali Padda appointed new CEO of the LEGO Group

The LEGO Group has announced that Bali Padda, current Chief Operations Officer, is appointed CEO of the company as of January 1, 2017.

06/12-16 - Press releases

New structure for active family ownership of the LEGO® brand

Jørgen Vig Knudstorp to head up LEGO brand entity to increase focus on the long-term brand potential

25/11-16 - Press releases

The LEGO Group celebrates official opening of factory in China

The factory in Jiaxing, south of Shanghai, will supply children, parents and fans across Asia with safe and high-quality LEGO® play experiences. The factory will feature solar panels and other initiatives to reduce its environmental impact.

21/11-16 - Press releases

First power from Burbo Bank Extension offshore wind farm in the UK

Electricity has been generated for the first time from the Burbo Bank Extension Offshore Wind Farm. The wind farm will help the LEGO Group reach its goal of balancing its energy consumption with production of renewable energy by 2020.

14/11-16 - Press releases

Chinese LEGO factory to be partly powered by solar energy

The LEGO Group installs solar panels at new factory in China, reducing CO2 emissions by more than 4,000 tonnes annually and providing 7% of the total electricity used at the site

06/09-16 - Press releases

Global LEGO Group sales grew 10% in first half of 2016

The LEGO Group delivered a turnover of DKK 15,692 million in the first half of 2016 while at the same time accelerating investments in building capacity and capabilities around the globe in order to prepare for future growth.

01/03-16 - Press releases

More children than ever experienced Lego Play in 2015 as a result of 19% sales growth.

The LEGO Group continued its global expansion and reached children in all regions of the world in 2015. This was enabled by strong performance of new product innovations, such as LEGO® DIMENSIONS™, LEGO Star Wars™, LEGO NINJAGO™ and LEGO Elves, and a continued high interest in core LEGO themes such as LEGO City.

11/02-16 - Press releases

DONG Energy, PKA and the LEGO Group partner to finance the 258 MW Burbo Bank Extension offshore wind farm in the United Kingdom

DONG Energy has divested 50% of the Burbo Bank Extension wind farm to Danish pension provider PKA and the LEGO Group's parent company, KIRKBI A/S for a total sum of approximately DKK 6.6 billion (GBP 660 million).

21/10-15 - Press releases

The LEGO Group expands factories to reach even more children with great play experiences

Towards 2022 the LEGO Group plans to expand and invest significantly in factories in Mexico, Hungary and Denmark to match the increasing demand for LEGO® products.

09/10-15 - Press releases

DONG Energy, the LEGO Group and William Demant celebrate the inauguration of Borkum Riffgrund 1 Offshore Wind Farm in Germany

With great excitement the three partners; DONG Energy, the LEGO Group and William Demant celebrate the inauguration of the offshore wind farm Borkum Riffgrund 1 which can provide clean electricity for 320,000 households.

16/06-15 - Press releases

LEGO Group to invest 1 Billion DKK boosting search for sustainable materials

The LEGO Group establishes LEGO Sustainable Materials Centre and expects to recruit more than 100 employees in a significant step up on the 2030 ambition of finding and implementing sustainable alternatives to current materials.

21/04-15 - Press releases

LEGO group among five most reputable companies in the world

The position among the most highly regarded companies is an acknowledgement of the LEGO Group's ability to create a strong bond with children and parents globally

17/04-15 - Press releases

LEGO Group celebrates significant increase in production capacity in Czech republic

The growth of the LEGO Group in recent years and its strategy to locate production close to its core markets have led to a further expansion of the Kladno factory in the Czech Republic, which employs 2000 people at present. The new production building covering 50,000 m2 was inaugurated on April 16th 2015.

17/02-15 - Press releases

Investment in offshore wind farm lands its first power

The first Borkum Riffgrund 1 wind turbines off the coast of Germany have begun producing electricity. The wind farm will help the LEGO Group reach its goal of being based 100 percent on renewable energy by 2020.

23/06-14 - Press releases

The LEGO Group expands factory in Mexico to reach more children in North and South America

A 48,000 square meters expansion of the current LEGO factory in Mexico creates approximately 1000 jobs and enables the LEGO Group to better service core markets in North and South America.

27/02-14 - Press releases

Product innovation secures strong 2013 result for the LEGO Group

2013 result for the LEGO Group. A successful launch of LEGO® Legends of ChimaTM, continued success for LEGO Friends and strong performance from classic lines, such as LEGO City, contributed to a very satisfactory annual result for the LEGO Group.

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