Kanken was launched in 1978 in conjunction with Swedish Guide and Scout Association. During the 1970s school children were complaining about the back pains caused by their bags. During that time it was only shoulder bags that was available. Ake Nordin decided to look for a solution to the back pains and this led to the designing of Kanken backpacks. Kanken bags are made to be light, comfortable and durable but still have enough space to accommodate the daily school essentials. Over the years the brand has improved it's products and produce more variants like Kanken laptop bag. The brand's mission is to 'develop and improve functional and durable equipment', 'respect animals and nature', and 'develop and maintain an interest in outdoor life'. The designers work daily look for smart ways to improve the design. Some of their products are: Fjallraven Re-Kanken Black Backpack, Fjallraven Mini Kanken in Pink, Kånken Classic Pink and many more. Visit Shoppr for your quality Fjallraven backpacks.
Fjallraven is a Swedish company founded by Ake Nordin in 1960. At the age of 14 he was concerned about the conditions of the backpacks then as they ride low and tend to bunch up so he made a wooden frame to help distribute the weight on his back. People who noticed the comfortability of his backpack asked him to make one for them. Ten years later he started his company and named it after the Arctic Fox which is an endangered specie. They specialize in outdoor equipment like backpack, Clothing and rucksacks. The company has a strong market presence in Sweden and It is also available in other European countrie like Germany. Among its popular products are the Kanken backpacks.