Marquant is a well known and respected women's knitwear brand in Scandinavia. Marquant is a sub-brand of Quimo Nordic. Quimo was founded in Ikast, Denmark in 1937 by Maren & Alfred Hagelskjær. In 2012 the third generation, Anne & Per Hagelskjær, started Quimo Nordic. Those at Marquant focus on production the ethical way.