International import trade for over 60 years

Oy Vestek Ab is a Finnish import company founded in 1961. The company’s main activity is to import supplies and machinery from Europe and the USA and to act as a wholesale dealer on the Finnish market. The core business of Vestek is to provide quality products for textile care, health care, boating and industry.

In 2022 the turnover of the company was 10 million euro and the number of employees about 20 persons. The office and warehouse are located in Espoo, next to Helsinki in Southern Finland.

Vestek – close to the customer

Vestek, owned by the family Ulfves, is a company with long traditions. The company was founded by Mr Olav Ulfves. Today the next generation is working for the company, Mr Patrik Ulfves as the Managing Director and Mr Henrik Ulfves as the Vice Managing Director.

Together with their specialized staff they maintain close contacts with the customers. One of Vestek’s main goals is to offer tailored and flexible service without delay to meet the specific requirements of each customer.

Highly specialized products

Vestek is known among its customers as a reliable and capable partner whose suppliers belong to the best known brand names in their fields. The product range has been carefully selected as Vestek wants to offer only highly specialized first-class products at a competitive price. In order to provide comprehensive after sales services and technical support Vestek has its own maintenance organization.

Vestek is active in four different business areas

Each of the four business areas is handled by its own dedicated personnel.

Textile care

Comprehensive solutions for the entire textile care process: machines, systems and equipment for larger and smaller laundries

Health care

First-class systems and supplies for hospitals, health care centres, nursing homes and home care


High-class products from a covering selection for boat builders and boat equipment retailers as well as for private boat owners

Captain’s Shop – speciality shops selling our quality boat equipment


Coating foils and glues for the chipboard industry and filteraids for filtering purposes