Elwis , Elwis Royal or Elwis Lighting is a Danish technology company, founded in 1938 by Mogens Wilsbech, which designs and manufactures inspection lighting, handlamps , flashlights and gaskets . It sells products in over 30 countries worldwide. Elwis’ founder, Mogens Wilsbech famously created the first functional fluorescent handlamp , in a workshop near his house in 1953.
In 1938, Wilsbech founded the company and in the early 1950s, he discovered a number of problems with the conventional incandescent worklights available. This developed his idea to encase a fluorescent bulb in a resilient, clear, butyrate tube. This was marketed as a "Light in a tube" originally with a 21-inch fluorescent bulb encased.Elwis continues to manufacture fluorescent handlamps in Denmark, which have been a workshop essential for service departments, gasoline service stations and repair garages. The company now has two main divisions; Elwis Lighting manufactures a range of advanced Surface Mounted Diode (SMD) and Chip On Board (COB) Light-emitting diode (LED) worklamps, trouble lights and high specification torches for mechanics . Elwis Royal manufactures a range of gaskets to fit a wide variety of automotive vehicles. 
Professional inspection lighting
The Elwis PRO series of mobile inspection lamp solutions that are attractive, technically advanced and most importantly functionally superior. In short, they are products that have been designed and developed to be the perfect tool for the advanced professional using a “no compromise” approach. The range is divided into five categories:
5. Counter Display Units of flashlights and penlights for shops 
Gasket and sealing solutions for the automotive aftermarket
Elwis Royal produces more than 2,500 different gasket and sealing products to be used in the automotive aftermarket for engine service and the repair of European and Asian passenger cars. Elwis sell to distributors and wholesalers only. 
Gasket and sealing solutions for Industry
The ideal aftermarket solution
- They guarantee that all Elwis parts perform at least identically to their original counterparts.
- They guarantee a price structure that helps distributors and repair shows capture more sales into the (price sensitive) mid-end market.
- They guarantee a high quality of product data in TecDoc.