Andersen & Albeck was a wholesale company dealing with imports and exports. The company was founded on January 1st 1900 by the wholesalers Oskvar Andersen (born 1860, dead 1922) and Carl Albeck (b. 1871, d. 1948). The latter became the sole proprietor of the company at the death of Oskvar Andersen i 1922.
The company had wholesale of coffee, tea, groceries, fruits from southern countries, and it had its own factory for producing jams, juices, etc.
In 1944 the company was converted into a Limited Company with a share capital of 400.000 Danish Kroner. The then managing director, Mr. Ejner Larsen (born in 1892) was also director of the board, which also consisted of Mrs. Anna Larsen and Miss Karen.
On July 1st, 1949, the company bought the company H.J. Hansen, whole sale of groceries in the town of Rønne, which company was continued as an affiliate of A/S Andersen & Albeck.