The first glassworks in Målerås was founded in 1890. During the 1940-50’s Målerås Glassworks was known for making high end crystal stemware. In 1981 designer Mats Jonasson acquired Målerås Glassworks and since 1987 the Mats Jonasson family is the majority owner of the company.
In recent years Målerås Glassworks has extended the number of artists and today Ludvig Löfgren, Lina Lundberg, Morgan Persson and Robert Ljubez work at the company. Today Målerås Glassworks is considered one of the most exciting art glassworks. The company is represented all over the world with an export rate of about 40%.