Work and entrepreneurship
There are many companies trading in Älmhult. We work towards the companies in the municipality being able to develop and also towards an environment in which new companies can be set up.
There are many different kings of work available in the municipality, including small and medium-sized businesses, industries, shops and tourism. Located in Älmhult are IKEA's different companies which embrace for example catalogue manufacture, central warehousing and product development. In total there is approximately 500 registered limited companies and 1,500 entrepreneurs in the municipality.
Commuting to and from Älmhult
Älmhult is easily accessible for those travelling to the municipality. The opposite is also true, that is to say that residents of Älmhult can easily travel further afield. You can easily travel to and from Älmhult by train, car and bus.
Älmhult is located along the main rail line and around 75 trains stop there every day. This makes it easy to commute for those who work in other towns in the vicinity. By train it is also easy to reach cities such as Gothenburg and Stockholm. Copenhagen and Kastrup airport are just over two hours away by train and from there you can travel onwards to different parts of the world. Air passengers can also use Smaland Airport in Växjö, which is just over an hour from Älmhult.
Älmhult municipality as an employer
Älmhult municipality is a major employer in the municipality. We are developing all the time and see benefit in diversity, respect differences and actively work towards equality. As an employee here you'll enjoy pleasant and developing work and a good working environment.
Starting your own company
Are you interested in starting up on your own? In Älmhult your dream of having your own business can become a reality. If you want assistance in starting up your own business, you can contact NyföretagarCentrum in Älmhult. NyföretagarCentrum will provide you with free and personal advice if you are thinking about starting up your own company.