Polarbröd is a family business with roots in Älvsbyn since 1879. The company is owned by children and grandchildren of the founders of the modern Polarbageriet in Älvsbyn, Greta and Gösta Nilsson. The CEO is Karin Bodin, the fifth generation in the family. She is active in the Polarbrödsgruppen. Polarbröd's CEO is Anders E Johansson.