Ekran is an established name in the food service market. The company was formed in 1981. The company is a subsidiary firm of 1912 ehf. that also operates Nathan & Olsen hf, a strong supplier and distributor of products to the retail market in Iceland.

Ekran oversees the import and distribution of raw materials and accessories to ships and other food service companies. Ekran works closely with its clients to find solutions to the tasks at hand. Ekran Inc. is a service company that puts its clients’ needs at the forefront of its operations. Ten sales representatives work at Ekran in the sales and service departments. The company is proud of its vast in-house experience. The company operations have grown rapidly in the past years, and experienced and knowledgeable employees have been added to the staff. Ekran works with 200 different suppliers, both locally and abroad.

The company distributes about 40 different food categories that cover 5,000 items. A lot of effort has been put into developing a good working relationship with local food distributors. The company also operates a duty-free warehouse for vessels destined for overseas travel.

Ekran’s goal is to service its customers with meticulous care. The company tries to ensure that product delivery is no later than one day after ordering. When ordering supplies for ships, the company aim is to deliver within two days if fresh products are included in the order. The greater Reykjavík area is serviced daily by truck delivery. In addition to servicing the greater Reykjavík area, Ekran also offers product delivery to every corner of Iceland.

The company provides total solutions and offers its clients fresh, chilled, frozen and ambient products along with cleaning products, tools and all kinds of appliances from trusted and well known brands in the industry.

Ekran´s headquarters are at Klettagarðar 19, Reykjavík and at Óseyri 3 in Akureyri. Both facilities are located by the harbour area. The total area of the warehouses is 10,000 square metres. Ekran has cooling and freezing facilities at its disposal in order to ensure the high quality of its products. These conditions have enabled the company to develop its operations with the future always in mind. In this way, the company has been able to increase its product range and services in order to serve a very demanding market.


Ekran co-owns the brand Flavour of Iceland,

Flavour of Iceland is a collaboration between Icelandic companies. Our focus is on providing cruise vessels with fresh, high-quality food and beverages during a port call in Iceland.

We handle all logistics and deliver goods on board cruise ships in any port in Iceland. Logistics are included in our competitive prices.

We focus on five key products: seafood, lamb, dairy, water and produce.

Contact Info

Klettagarðar 19
104 Reykjavík, Iceland
Tel. + 354 530 8500