About König

Italian innovation for the snow chain leader

König was established in 1966 in Lecco -Italy- in the Alps area, where snow chains are strictly needed in case of snow.

The company developed and launched several new products in the years and this made König brand highly renown as the most innovative market player in the snow chains industry.

In 2004 König has been acquired by the Swedish company THULE.

In 2015 König has been acquired by the Austrian company Schneeketten ag. This acquisition has created a new worldwide leader in the snow chain business.