Valen began in the early 1960’s in Europe as the original outsource supplier to the furniture industry. In 1985, Valen came to the Piedmont Triad area of North Carolina, offering custom drawer manufacturing in North America. In 2006, 5-piece door manufacturing was added in the Lexington, North Carolina plant. Valen serves all of North America including Canada, the Caribbean, and Mexico with a full range of drawer and door products.
Valen Romania (known as Valenest) specializes in the production of solid wood drawer components. Located in a region rich in beech, birch, and oak timber, Valen Romania operates an on-site sawmill and a modern kiln-drying facility.
Valen Italy (known as Valenext) is a full service drawer production facility located in the heart of the Italian furniture manufacturing region, with complete machining capabilities for drawers and drawer components. Valen Italy specializes in JIT service within Europe and neighboring regions.
Together, the three global operations of Valen provide an unmatched breadth of materials, expertise, and machining capabilities.