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Essity AB (publ) (ESSITYb.ST)

ESSITYb.ST on Stockholm Stock Exchange

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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Essity Commits To 100 pct Recyclability Of Plastic Packaging
Tuesday, 30 Oct 2018 

Oct 30 (Reuters) - Essity AB (publ) ::ESSITY COMMITS TO 100% RECYCLABILITY OF PLASTIC PACKAGING.SAYS COMMITTED TO WORKING TOWARD 100% RECYCLABILITY OF THE COMPANY’S PACKAGING BY 2025.  Full Article

Essity CEO sees full effect in Q2 from Consumer Tissue price hike negotiations
Monday, 29 Oct 2018 

Oct 29 (Reuters) - Essity AB (publ) CEO Magnus Groth in earnings call with analysts and media::ESSITY CEO EXPECTS FULL EFFECT IN Q2 2019 FROM CURRENT NEGOTIATIONS TO RAISE CONSUMER TISSUE PRICES TO CUSTOMERS.  Full Article

Essity CEO sees significantly higher raw material, energy costs in Q4 vs year-ago
Monday, 29 Oct 2018 

Oct 29 (Reuters) - Essity AB CEO Magnus Groth in earnings call with analysts and media::ESSITY CEO SEES SIGNIFICANTLY HIGHER COSTS FOR PULP, OIL BASED MATERIALS AND ENERGY IN Q4 VERSUS Q4 2017 .  Full Article

Essity changes organization structure
Monday, 29 Oct 2018 

Oct 29 (Reuters) - Essity AB (publ) ::ESSITY PRESENTS NEW ORGANIZATION.SAYS CHANGES ENTAIL THAT NUMBER OF MEMBERS OF EXECUTIVE MANAGEMENT TEAM IS BEING REDUCED FROM 14 TO 12.ESSITY AB - ULRIKA KOLSRUD, PRESIDENT GLOBAL HYGIENE SUPPLY PERSONAL CARE, IS APPOINTED PRESIDENT HEALTH AND MEDICAL SOLUTIONS.ESSITY -TWO UNITS GLOBAL HYGIENE SUPPLY TISSUE AND GLOBAL HYGIENE SUPPLY PERSONAL CARE WILL BE MERGED INTO ONE UNIT UNDER NAME GLOBAL MANUFACTURING.ESSITY AB - TUOMAS YRJÖLÄ, IS APPOINTED PRESIDENT OF RENAMED UNIT, GLOBAL BRAND, INNOVATION AND SUSTAINABILITY.TUOMAS YRJÖLÄ WILL TAKE OFFICE ON NOVEMBER 15, 2018. ALL OTHER CHANGES WILL TAKE EFFECT ONDECEMBER 31, 2018..  Full Article

Essity Reduces Costs To Increase Profitability And Competitiveness
Friday, 28 Sep 2018 

Essity AB (publ) ::ESSITY REDUCES COSTS TO INCREASE PROFITABILITY AND COMPETITIVENESS.ESSITY REDUCES COSTS TO INCREASE PROFITABILITY AND COMPETITIVENESS.PROGRAM IS EXPECTED TO GENERATE ANNUAL COST SAVINGS OF APPROXIMATELY SEK 800M, WITH FULL EFFECT AT END OF 2019..RESTRUCTURING COSTS ARISING FROM SAVINGS PROGRAM WILL BE RELATED TO HEADCOUNT REDUCTIONS AND WILL BE PRESENTED IN Q4 OF 2018..RESTRUCTURING COSTS ARISING FROM SAVINGS PROGRAM WILL BE RELATED TO HEADCOUNT REDUCTIONS AND WILL BE PRESENTED IN Q4 OF 2018..COST SAVINGS RELATED TO PROGRAM WILL BE REPORTED SEPARATELY IN ADDITION TO SAVINGS REPORTED ON AN ONGOING BASIS BY GROUP.  Full Article

Essity sees significantly higher raw material costs in Q3 - CEO
Thursday, 19 Jul 2018 

July 19 (Reuters) - Essity AB (publ) ::ESSITY CEO SAYS SEES SIGNIFICANTLY HIGHER RAW MATERIAL COSTS IN Q3 VERSUS Q2 AND VERSUS Q3 2017.ESSITY CEO SAYS NEW PLANNED PRICE INCREASES TO COMPENSATE FOR PULP COSTS WILL HAVE A SLIGHT IMPACT 2018, MOST OF THE IMPACT WILL COME IN 2019.ESSITY CEO SAYS THERE IS A HIGHER ACCEPTANCE IN THE MARKET CURRENTLY FOR PRICE INCREASES.ESSITY CEO SAYS HAS ALREADY ACHIEVED SOME FURTHER PRICE INCREASES FOR NEXT YEAR IN EUROPE WITHIN CONSUMER TISSUE.ESSITY CEO SAYS IN EMERGING MARKETS, CONSUMER TISSUE DIVISION TO INCREASE FOCUS ON PREMIUM, SUPER PREMIUM SEGMENTS.ESSITY CEO SAYS COMPANY WILL BE BACK IN SHAPE TO START DOING ACQUISITIONS IN 2019.  Full Article

Essity Wins A Contract From NASA
Tuesday, 10 Jul 2018 

July 10 (Reuters) - Essity AB (publ) ::WINS NASA CONTRACT TO DESIGN NEXT-GENERATION JOBST COMPRESSION ORTHOSTATIC INTOLERANCE GARMENT FOR POTENTIAL USE ON FUTURE ORION HUMAN DEEP-SPACE MISSIONS.  Full Article

Essity CEO: Price hikes in Europe to have full impact from H2
Friday, 27 Apr 2018 

April 27 (Reuters) - Essity AB CEO Magnus Groth and CFO Fredrik Rystedt in earnings call with analysts and media ::ESSITY CEO SAYS PRICE INCREASES ACHIEVED RECENTLY IN EUROPE WILL HAVE SOME IMPACT IN Q2 AND FULL IMPACT IN H2.ESSITY CEO SAYS WORKING TO CORRECT NEGATIVE VOLUME IMPACT IN NORTH AMERICA FROM PERHAPS TOO AMBITIOUS PRICE INCREASES.ESSITY CEO SAYS REGAINING SOME MARKET SHARE ON INCONTINENCE CARE PRODUCTS IN RETAIL IN EUROPE.ESSITY CFO SAYS PULP PRICES REMAIN CHALLENGING IN CONSUMER TISSUE AS PRICES CONTINUE TO RISE.  Full Article

Essity says restructures in Spain, sees costs of around SEK 245 mln
Thursday, 5 Apr 2018 

April 5 (Reuters) - Essity AB (publ) ESSITYb.ST::SAYS RESTRUCTURES IN SPAIN.SAYS ‍ESSITY IS RESTRUCTURING ITS CONSUMER TISSUE PRODUCTION IN SPAIN​.‍MEASURES TO BE IMPLEMENTED IN 2018 INCLUDE CLOSURE OF PRODUCTION FACILITY IN LA RIBA​.SAYS ‍RESTRUCTURING COSTS ARE EXPECTED TO AMOUNT TO APPROXIMATELY SEK 245 MLN, OF WHICH APPROXIMATELY SEK 205 MLN WILL BE RECOGNIZED AS AN ITEM AFFECTING COMPARABILITY IN Q2 OF 2018​.‍MEASURES TO BE IMPLEMENTED IN 2018 INCLUDE CLOSURE OF ONE TISSUE MACHINE AT PRODUCTION FACILITY IN ALLO​.‍APPROXIMATELY SEK 110 MLN OF RESTRUCTURING COSTS IS EXPECTED TO AFFECT CASH FLOW​.SAYS ‍REMAINING COSTS WILL BE RECOGNIZED AS AN ITEM AFFECTING COMPARABILITY IN Q4 OF 2018​.  Full Article

Essity CFO: Personal Care impacted by lower prices also in Q4
Thursday, 26 Oct 2017 

Oct 26 (Reuters) - Essity CEO Magnus Groth, CFO Fredrik Rystedt to analysts and media in a conference call:Essity ceo says we are initiating price increases in consumer tissue, this will not benefit q4 or q1 but the latter part of 2018.Essity cfo says personal care will see impact also in q4 from this year's price declines.Essity cfo says judgment is that raw material costs will be significantly higher in q4 versus year-ago quarter.Essity cfo says sees fy 2017 capital expenditure at roughly 6.5 billion sek.  Full Article

Consumer tissue group Essity hit by rising pulp and energy costs

STOCKHOLM Swedish hygiene products group Essity reported a steeper-than-expected 12 percent drop in core profit as rising pulp and energy costs outweighed higher selling prices and cost savings, sending its shares lower.