Maileg USA and Canada was founded in 2008 with own stock and office. Since the development has moved forward in a rush. In August 2012 Maileg North America Inc. was honoured with the medal of honor by HRH Prince Henrik of Denmark.
The award is given to a company which has preformed excellent in sales and marketing outside of Denmark. The award is given to persons or companies living outside of Denmark including danish subsidiary.
The award was given at New York Gift Fair on the 20th of August 2012 by the danish ambassador in New York, Jarl Frijs-Madsen.