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April

2016-04-29 17:45

Annual report for AB SCA Finans released


2016-04-29 08:00

Conversion of shares


2016-04-28 08:00

Interim Report Q1 2016


2016-04-14 16:40

SCA´s Annual General Meeting 2016

Today´s Annual General Meeting of SCA was held at the Aula Magna in Stockholm, Sweden.


2016-04-05 08:00

Invitation to SCA’s Q1 2016 press conference

The press conference held in connection with the publication of SCA’s interim report for the first quarter of 2016 will also be available via webcast and it is possible to join by phone.


2016-04-01 02:08

SCA’s divestment of its business in South East Asia, Taiwan and South Korea for integration with Vinda is closing

SCA’s divestment of its business in South East Asia, Taiwan and South Korea for integration with Vinda International Holdings Limited (“Vinda”) is expected to close as of today, April 1. SCA is the majority shareholder in Vinda, one of China’s largest hygiene companies.


March

2016-03-31 08:00

Conversion of shares


2016-03-22 17:45

SCA publishes Annual Report and Sustainability Report


2016-03-09 19:35

Notice of the Annual General Meeting

Notice is given to the Shareholders of Svenska Cellulosa Aktiebolaget SCA of the Annual General Meeting of Shareholders to be held on Thursday, 14 April 2016, at 3 p.m. in Aula Magna, University of Stockholm, Frescativägen 6, Stockholm, Sweden (registration from 1.30 p.m.)


February

2016-02-16 08:15

Nomination Committee proposal for the Board ahead of the 2016 SCA Annual General Meeting

The Nomination Committee of Svenska Cellulosa Aktiebolaget SCA proposes that the following Board members be re-elected: Pär Boman, Annemarie Gardshol, Magnus Groth, Bert Nordberg, Louise Julian Svanberg and Barbara Milian Thoralfsson. Leif Johansson has declined re-election. The Nomination Committee proposes that Ewa Björling, Maija-Liisa Friman and Johan Malmquist be elected as new Board members. The Nomination Committee also proposes that Pär Boman be re-elected as Chairman of the Board. Information about the Board members nominated for re-election is available on SCA’s website.


January

2016-01-29 08:00

Conversion of shares


2016-01-28 08:00

Year-end Report 2015


2016-01-21 15:37

SCA´s acquisition of Wausau Paper Corp. has been closed

SCA’s acquisition of Wausau Paper, a leading North American Away-from-Home Tissue Company has been closed for the total consideration of USD 513 million in cash. SCA will consolidate Wausau Paper as of January 21, 2016.


2016-01-20 23:00

Wausau Paper Corp. Shareholders Approve the Sale of Wausau, a leading North American Away-from-Home Tissue Company, to SCA


2016-01-13 09:32

SCA’s divestment of its business in South East Asia, Taiwan and South Korea for integration with Vinda approved

SCA’s divestment of its business in South East Asia, Taiwan and South Korea for integration with Vinda International Holdings Limited (“Vinda”)  has been approved by the independent shareholders of Vinda. The transaction is expected to close on February 1, 2016. SCA is the majority shareholder in Vinda, one of China’s largest hygiene companies.


December

2015-12-30 08:00

Conversion of shares


2015-12-21 10:00

Invitation to press conference on SCA’s Year-end report 2015

The press conference held in connection with the publication of SCA’s Year-end report for 2015 will also be available via webcast and it is possible to join by phone.


November

2015-11-30 10:00

Conversion of shares

According to SCA’s articles of association, owners of Class A shares have the right to have such shares converted to Class B shares. Conversion reduces the total number of votes in the company. When such a conversion has occurred, the company is obligated by law to disclose any such changes in this manner.


2015-11-17 22:35

Early Termination of U.S. Hart-Scott-Rodino Waiting Period Received in Connection with SCA’s Acquisition of Wausau Paper Corp.

Stockholm, Sweden and Mosinee, Wisconsin November 17, 2015 -- SCA (NASDAQ OMX Stockholm: SCA), a leading global hygiene and forest products company, and Wausau Paper Corp. (“Wausau Paper”) (NYSE: WPP), a North American Away-from-Home tissue company, today announced early termination of the waiting period required under the U.S. Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976, as amended, in connection with SCA’s agreement to acquire Wausau Paper for USD 10.25 per share or total consideration of USD 513 million (approximately SEK 4.2 billion) in cash.


2015-11-03 08:55

SCA sells its stake in AB Industrivärden


October

2015-10-29 08:00

Interim Report Q3 2015


2015-10-29 07:45

SCA intends to close down a paper machine at Ortviken paper mill and recognize an impairment loss for the mill

SCA intends to close down a newsprint machine at Ortviken paper mill in Sundsvall, Sweden, and recognize an impairment loss for the mill. Efficiency improvement measures will be implemented at the Obbola and Munksund kraftliner mills. The closure, impairment loss and efficiency improvement measures entail total costs of approximately SEK 1.4 billion and will result in annual cost savings of about SEK 180m, of which approximately SEK 120m in lower depreciation, with full impact in 2017.


2015-10-29 07:30

SCA appoints new SVP Human Resources

SCA has appointed Anna Sävinger-Åslund as its new Senior Vice President, Group Function Human Resources.


2015-10-29 01:19

SCA divests its business in South East Asia, Taiwan and South Korea for integration with Vinda

SCA, a leading global hygiene and forest products company, strengthens the cooperation with Vinda International Holdings Limited (“Vinda”) by integrating its business in South East Asia, Taiwan and South Korea into Vinda. SCA is the majority shareholder in Vinda, one of China’s largest hygiene companies.


2015-10-23 08:00

SCA divests holding in Bromma Business Jet

Together with the other part-owners, SCA is divesting Bromma Business Jet to Kvalitena, a Swedish investment company focused on real estate.


2015-10-13 08:00

SCA to acquire Wausau Paper Corp., a North American Away-from-Home Tissue company, for USD 513 million in cash


2015-10-01 15:00

Invitation to SCA’s Q3 2015 press conference


September

2015-09-11 10:00

SCA industry leader in Dow Jones Sustainability Indices

Leading global hygiene and forest products company SCA has been included in the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices, one of the world’s most prestigious sustainability rankings. SCA has qualified for inclusion in both the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index and the Dow Jones Sustainability Europe Index, and has been named industry leader in the Household Products sector.


2015-09-10 08:00

Gordana Landén resigns from SCA to assume new role in a global listed company

Gordana Landén, SCA’s Senior Vice President Human Resources and member of the Executive Management Team, will resign from her position at SCA to assume a new role in a global listed company.


2015-09-07 01:08

Christoph Michalski appointed CEO of Vinda

Christoph Michalski, President SCA Global Hygiene Category, has been appointed CEO of Vinda International Holdings Limited, effective October 1, 2015. This appointment represents a clear commitment from both SCA and Vinda to strengthen their long-term cooperation. SCA is the majority shareholder in Vinda, one of China’s largest hygiene companies. Vinda is listed on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange.


August

2015-08-28 17:45

Interim report for AB SCA Finans released


2015-08-28 08:00

SCA enhances its organization and invests

SCA is a global hygiene and forest products company with about 85% of its sales derived from its hygiene operations. To further intensify the focus on the Group’s two operations, SCA has decided initiate a dividing of the Group into two divisions: a Hygiene division and a Forest Products division. In relation to the Forest Products division, all forest industry and forest land currently owned by SCA will be merged into one division. A decision has also been made to invest in increased capacity for pulp production in the forest products operation.


2015-08-28 08:00

SCA enhances its hygiene organization

SCA is a global hygiene and forest products company with about 85% of its sales derived from its hygiene operations. To intensify growth and the pace of innovation as well as to further strengthen the competitiveness of SCA’s hygiene operations, on January 1, 2016, the company will implement the following enhancements of its hygiene organization:


2015-08-19 19:00

SCA to close production plant in France

As part of SCA’s ongoing cost-savings program related to the acquisition of Georgia-Pacific’s European tissue operations, SCA will close the tissue production plant in Saint-Cyr-en-Val, France.


July

2015-07-31 10:00

Conversion of shares


2015-07-16 12:03

SCA invests in Brazil

SCA is set to invest approximately SEK 650m in a new production facility in Brazil for the manufacture of incontinence products. Production is scheduled to commence in 2016.


2015-07-16 12:00

Interim Report Q2 2015


June

2015-06-30 10:17

Crown Princess Victoria sails with Team SCA’s female crew in Gothenburg

Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden will sail in today’s In-Port race together with the professional female sailors in Team SCA, who are participating in the Volvo Ocean Race.


2015-06-16 14:30

Invitation to SCA’s Q2 2015 press conference

The press conference held in connection with the publication of SCA’s interim report for the second quarter of 2015 will also be available via webcast and it is possible to join by phone.


2015-06-04 11:00

Crown Princess Victoria meets SCA’s female team in Portugal

In conjunction with her visit to Portugal, Crown Princess Victoria will meet SCA and its professional team of female sailors, Team SCA, which is participating in the Volvo Ocean Race.


2015-06-02 15:45

SCA issues SEK 1.5bn in the bond market

SCA has today, under its Euro Medium Term Note (EMTN) program, issued SEK 1.5bn with a four-year tenor. The transaction consists of two tranches: a SEK 900m fixed rate tranche with a yield to maturity of 0.7925% and a SEK 600m floatingrate tranche priced at three-month STIBOR +0.50% .


May

2015-05-29 10:00

Conversion of shares


2015-05-19 14:54

SCA comments on reports in Swedish media regarding the joint venture Productos Familia S.A.

The Colombian competition authority is conducting an anti-trust inquiry that includes the company Productos Familia S.A. The company is listed on the Colombian Stock Exchange. SCA owns 50% of Productos Familia S.A.


2015-05-04 07:50

Announcement from SCA's Chairman


April

2015-04-30 17:45

Annual report for AB SCA Finans released


2015-04-30 07:30

Interim Report Q1 2015


2015-04-27 07:50

Announcement from SCA's Chairman


2015-04-15 19:27

SCA´s Annual General Meeting 2015

Today´s Annual General Meeting of SCA was held at the Waterfront Congress Centre in Stockholm, Sweden.


2015-04-08 08:35

Board of Director’s on the investigation reports: SCA’s representatives acted in compliance with Swedish law and company's policies

During winter 2014/2015, criticism were directed at representatives of SCA in the Swedish media. These reports primarily related to issues concerning the use of business aviation and hunting for hospitality purposes by the company’s senior representatives. Consequently, SCA’s Board of Directors decided to appoint two independent audits. One of these was carried out by the accounting firm PwC, appointed by the shareholders, while the second was performed by Svante Forsberg, authorized public accountant, Deloitte, and Johan Munck, former Justice of the Supreme Court. The investigators have now presented their respective reports. The Board of Directors has noted that the investigators have determined that the company and its representatives have acted in compliance with Swedish law and the company’s policies. The company’s auditors have also submitted an unmodified auditor’s report for 2014. Furthermore, the investigators concluded that there are no grounds for SCA to make financial claims against individuals and that the Board of Directors and the former President should be discharged from liability.


2015-04-01 10:00

Invitation to SCA’s Q1 2015 press conference

The press conference held in connection with the publication of SCA’s interim report for the first quarter of 2015 will also be available via webcast and it is possible to join by phone.


March

2015-03-31 10:00

Conversion of shares


2015-03-23 18:04

SCA publishes Annual Report and Sustainability Report


2015-03-10 19:25

Notice of the Annual General Meeting

Notice is given to the Shareholders of Svenska Cellulosa Aktiebolaget SCA of the Annual General Meeting of Shareholders to be held on Wednesday, 15 April 2015, at 3 p.m. in Stockholm Waterfront Congress Centre, Nils Ericsons Plan 4, Stockholm, Sweden (registration from 1.30 p.m.)


2015-03-04 11:42

SCA and CEO Magnus Groth inaugurate first production facility in India

SCA, a leading global hygiene and forest products company, has today inaugurated its first manufacturing facility for personal care and tissue products in India. SCA has been active in the Indian market since late 2013.


2015-03-02 07:59

New members in SCA’s Corporate Senior Management Team

Following the appointment of Magnus Groth as new President and CEO of SCA, Volker Zöller has today been appointed new President of SCA’s Consumer Goods Europe Business Unit and a member of the Corporate Senior Management Team, replacing Magnus Groth in his previous role. Volker Zöller will assume his new position effective today. Furthermore, SCA is today announcing that Ulrika Kolsrud and Donato Giorgio will join SCA’s Corporate Senior Management Team.


February

2015-02-27 10:00

Conversion of shares


2015-02-26 17:06

SCA raises EUR 600m in the bond market


2015-02-10 19:12

Mats Berencreutz, Executive Vice President in SCA, to retire


2015-02-10 18:35

Magnus Groth appointed new President and CEO of SCA

SCA’s Board of Directors has appointed Magnus Groth as new President and CEO. Magnus Groth is today President of SCA’s Business Unit Consumer Goods Europe and has previously among other things been CEO of a listed company. The appointment of Magnus Groth is effective March 1.


2015-02-10 18:30

Jan Johansson to leave as President and CEO of SCA

In connection to a Board meeting today it is announced that Jan Johansson will step down as President and CEO of SCA.


January

2015-01-30 14:00

Conversion of shares


2015-01-30 08:00

Year-end Report 2014

SCAs Year-end Report for January 1 – December 31, 2014 has been disclosed.


2015-01-22 08:23

Proposal for new Chairman of SCA

As detailed in the attached press release from AB Industrivärden, Sverker Martin-Löf has announced his intention to leave his directorships at the companies’ coming Annual General Meetings.


2015-01-08 13:30

Invitation to press conference on SCA’s 2014 Year-end report

The press conference held in connection with the publication of SCA’s Year-end report for 2014 will also be available via webcast and it is possible to join by phone.


December

2014-12-30 10:00

Conversion of shares


2014-12-16 18:15

SCA’s board chairman leaves his assignment in 2016


November

2014-11-28 10:00

Conversion of shares

According to SCA’s articles of association, owners of Class A shares have the right to have such shares converted to Class B shares. Conversion reduces the total number of votes in the company. When such a conversion has occurred, the company is obligated by law to disclose any such changes in this manner.


2014-11-17 07:30

SCA and WSSCC Partner to Break Silence around Menstruation

SCA, leading global hygiene and forest products company, and the Water Supply and Sanitation Collaborative Council (WSSCC), the only United Nations body devoted solely to the sanitation and hygiene needs of vulnerable and marginalized people, have today entered into an innovative new partnership to break the silence around menstruation for women and girls around the world. SCA and WSSCC will jointly work to educate on menstrual issues and the importance of good hygiene.


October

2014-10-31 10:00

Conversion of shares

According to SCA’s articles of association, owners of Class A shares have the right to have such shares converted to Class B shares. Conversion reduces the total number of votes in the company. When such a conversion has occurred, the company is obligated by law to disclose any such changes in this manner.


2014-10-29 08:00

SCAs Interim Report Q3 2014


2014-10-16 13:40

SCA receives top score in Climate Disclosure Leadership Index

Leading global hygiene and forest products company SCA has once again been recognized as a leader in disclosing climate change data with quality and depth to its investors and to the global market place. The achievement was announced yesterday on the CDP Climate Leadership Awards seminar in Stockholm.


2014-10-07 10:00

SCA’s Hygiene Matters 2014 consumer survey; Continued global need for increased access to hygiene products and knowledge

Hygiene Matters 2014 is the fourth global consumer survey commissioned by leading global hygiene and forest products company SCA. The aim is to raise awareness among decision makers, experts and the general public globally, of the connection between hygiene, health and wellbeing. SCA also aims to contribute to a more knowledge-based public dialogue that strengthens the possibility of improved hygiene for women, men and children everywhere. The theme of Hygiene Matters 2014 has been “Women and Hygiene”.


2014-10-02 10:00

Team SCA in global sailing race to strengthen awareness of SCA - InPort Race kicks off the Volvo Ocean Race, October 4

SCA is continuing its journey as a leading global hygiene and forest products company to boost awareness of the Group as the company behind strong customer and consumer brands such as TENA, Tork, Libero, Libresse, Lotus, Nosotras, Saba, Tempo and Vinda. Team SCA in the Volvo Ocean Race plays a great role in this journey.

Team SCA, the first female team in over a decade, will start its participation in the Volvo Ocean Race with the first InPort Race on October 4 in Alicante, Spain. Prince Carl Philip of Sweden and SCA’s President and CEO Jan Johansson will join the Team on board. As of today SCA will also be opening its Pavilion to further increase awareness of SCA and meet with consumers, customers and other key stakeholders.


September

2014-09-30 13:00

Conversion of shares

According to SCA’s articles of association, owners of Class A shares have the right to have such shares converted to Class B shares. Conversion reduces the total number of votes in the company. When such a conversion has occurred, the company is obligated by law to disclose any such changes in this manner.


2014-09-29 10:00

Invitation to SCA’s Q3 2014 press conference

The press conference in connection with SCA’s interim report for the third quarter of 2014, will also be webcasted and possible to join over phone.


2014-09-12 10:40

SCA’s transfer of Chinese hygiene business to Vinda approved

SCA’s, a leading global hygiene and forest products company, and the majority shareholder in China’s third-largest tissue company, Vinda International Holdings Limited (“Vinda”), agreement with Vinda to transfer its hygiene business in China (Mainland China, Hong Kong and Macau) has today been approved by the independent shareholders of Vinda.


August

2014-08-29 10:00

Conversion of shares

According to SCA’s articles of association, owners of Class A shares have the right to have such shares converted to Class B shares. Conversion reduces the total number of votes in the company. When such a conversion has occurred, the company is obligated by law to disclose any such changes in this manner.


2014-08-28 14:00

Interim report for AB SCA Finans released


2014-08-25 16:50

HRH Crown Princess Victoria named Godmother of the all-female Team SCA Crew and Boat

SCA is honored to announce that Crown Princess Victoria is Godmother of the Team SCA crew and boat. The Crown Princess met with the all-female Team SCA in person recently at SCA’s headquarters in the Waterfront Building in Stockholm, discussing driving factors, challenges and possibilities for an all-female team in an around the world yacht race.


July

2014-07-18 12:00

Interim Report Q2 2014

JANUARY 1–JUNE 30, 2014 (compared with same period a year ago)


2014-07-18 01:30

SCA and Vinda to integrate hygiene business in China

SCA, a leading global hygiene and forest products company, and the majority shareholder in China’s third-largest tissue company, Vinda International Holdings Limited (“Vinda”) is strengthening the cooperation with Vinda. SCA to transfer its hygiene business in China (Mainland China, Hong Kong and Macau) to Vinda.


2014-07-01 09:00

SCA to endorse its customer and consumer brands globally

SCA, a leading global hygiene and forest products company, will as of July 1 2014 be endorsing its already strong portfolio of customer and consumer brands globally with the corporate SCA brand.


June

2014-06-30 10:00

Conversion of shares

According to SCA’s articles of association, owners of Class A shares have the right to have such shares converted to Class B shares. Conversion reduces the total number of votes in the company. When such a conversion has occurred, the company is obligated by law to disclose any such changes in this manner.


2014-06-30 07:00

SCA floats its joint venture in Australia

Today, SCA, the leading global hygiene and forest products company, successfully floated its joint venture, Asaleo Care, in Australia, New Zealand and Fiji on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX). Trading in the shares will commence on July 3.


2014-06-26 14:21

SCA employees to sail ÅF Offshore Race

SCA, a leading global hygiene and forest products company, participates also this year with two boats in the ÅF Offshore Race. The crew consists of 14 SCA employees from nine different countries, and the participation is part of the build up to this fall’s start of the Volvo Ocean Race, where SCA competes with Team SCA and an all-female crew.

2014-06-24 10:00

Invitation to SCA’s Q2 2014 press conference

The press conference in connection with SCA’s interim report for the second quarter of 2014, will also be webcasted and possible to join over phone.


2014-06-02 07:00

SCA to float its joint venture in Australia

The leading global hygiene and forest products company SCA and its Australian partner, Pacific Equity Partners (PEP), have decided to float their joint venture in Australia, New Zealand and Fiji on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX).


May

2014-05-07 14:30

SCA launches two innovative IT-based services for cleaner washrooms

SCA with its global hygiene brand Tork strengthens its position in the service industry by offering two new IT-based washroom services: Bloe® washroom service and Tork EasyCubeTM. The services provide real-time data from washrooms, such as toilet use and refill consumption.


April

2014-04-30 10:00

Conversion of shares

According to SCA’s articles of association, owners of Class A shares have the right to have such shares converted to Class B shares. Conversion reduces the total number of votes in the company. When such a conversion has occurred, the company is obligated by law to disclose any such changes in this manner.


2014-04-30 09:00

Annual report for AB SCA Finans released

AB SCA Finans’ annual report for 2013 is now published and available at www.sca.com under Investor/Debt market.


2014-04-29 08:00

Interim Report Q1 2014


2014-04-10 17:10

SCA´s Annual General Meeting 2014

Today´s Annual General Meeting in SCA was held at the Waterfront Congress Centre in Stockholm, Sweden


2014-04-04 15:46

Invitation to SCA’s Q1 2014 press conference

The press conference in connection with SCA’s interim report for the first quarter of 2014, will also be webcasted and possible to join over phone.


March

2014-03-25 16:23

SCA first Swedish listed company to issue green bond

As the first Swedish listed company, SCA has raised SEK 1.5 bn through a green bond issue. The bond proceeds will be used for investments in projects with a positive environmental impact.


2014-03-19 17:45

SCA publishes Annual Report and Sustainability Report

From today, SCA’s Annual Report and Sustainability Report for 2013 are available at www.sca.com


2014-03-10 08:30

Changes in SCA’s financial reporting for 2014 due to new and amended reporting standards

As described in the year-end report 2013, effective January 1, 2014, SCA applies the following new and amended reporting standards: IFRS 10 Consolidated Financial Statements, IFRS 11 Joint Arrangements, IFRS 12 Disclosure of Interests in Other Entities, IAS 27 Separate Financial Statements, and IAS 28 Investments in Associates and Joint Ventures.


2014-03-05 18:00

Notice of the Annual General Meeting

Notice is given to the Shareholders of Svenska Cellulosa Aktiebolaget SCA of the Annual General Meeting of Shareholders to be held on Thursday, 10 April 2014, at 3 p.m. in Stockholm Waterfront Congress Centre, Nils Ericsons Plan 4, Stockholm, Sweden (registration from 1.30 p.m.)


January

2014-01-29 08:00

SCA Year-end Report 2013

SCAs Year-end Report was published on January 29 at 08.00 CET.


2014-01-28 10:00

Christina Dahlström awarded 2014 Alf de Ruvo scholarship

The 2014 Alf de Ruvo scholarship, worth SEK 500,000, has been awarded to Dr. Christina Dahlström for her fundamental study of coating uniformity in coated paper.


2014-01-13 11:20

Invitation to SCA’s Year-end report 2013 press conference

The press conference in connection with SCA’s Year-end report 2013, will also be webcast and possible to join over phone.


December

2013-12-04 08:31

Lennart Persson, CFO and Executive Vice President of SCA, to retire on July 1, 2014

SCA’s CFO and Executive Vice President Lennart Persson will retire on July 1, 2014, after contributing to SCA’s growth in a number of senior positions since 1987. Fredrik Rystedt, 49, will succeed Lennart Persson. Fredrik will become a member of SCA’s Corporate Senior Management Team and will be employed from March 1, although he will formally assume his position on July 1, 2014.


November

2013-11-29 10:30

Conversion of shares

According to SCA’s articles of association, owners of Class A shares have the right to have such shares converted to Class B shares. Conversion reduces the total number of votes in the company. When such a conversion has occurred, the company is obligated by law to disclose any such changes in this manner.


2013-11-11 11:53

SCA has completed the offer for Vinda

SCA has completed its offer for the Chinese tissue manufacturer Vinda and is now the majority shareholder with 59.95% of the shares.


October

2013-10-28 12:39

SCA has reached more than 50% ownership and completes the offer for Vinda

SCA has secured an ownership share of  56.33 % in the Chinese tissue manufacturer Vinda, signifying that the terms for completion of the offer have been met.


2013-10-18 08:00

Interim Report Q3 2013

SCA´s net sales for the first nine months rose 14% excluding exchange rate effects and divestments and amounted to SEK 66,577m. Operating profit rose 15% excluding items affecting comparability and exchange rate effects to SEK 6,885m (6,224).


2013-10-07 11:00

The acceptance period for the Chinese company Vinda starts today

The complete prospectus for SCA’s public cash offer for the Chinese tissue company Vinda is being published and distributed today. In connection herewith, the acceptance period for Vinda’s shareholders is commenced.


2013-10-04 13:15

Invitation to SCA’s Q3 2013 press conference

The press conference in connection with SCA’s interim report for the period 1 January–30 September 2013, will also be webcast and possible to join over phone.


September

2013-09-30 14:00

Conversion of shares


2013-09-30 10:45

New date for the offer period for Vinda

The complete prospectus for SCA’s public cash offer for the Chinese tissue company Vinda is expected to be published and distributed on 7 October 2013 at the latest.


2013-09-12 08:30

SCA invests in India

SCA will invest about SEK 150m in local production of hygiene products in southwest India. Production at SCA’s own plant is planned to commence in 2015.


2013-09-09 00:09

SCA to make an offer for Vinda

SCA has decided to make a public cash offer for the Chinese tissue company Vinda. The offer is conditional upon SCA achieving an ownership share in Vinda in excess of 50%. SCA is currently the second largest shareholder in Vinda, which is listed on the Hong Kong Exchange.


August

2013-08-29 15:00

Interim report for AB SCA Finans released

AB SCA Finans’ interim report for 1 January – 30 June 2013 is now published and available at www.sca.com under Investor/Debt market.


2013-08-15 10:19

New Group Treasurer appointed

Carl-Axel Olson, Group Treasurer will retire on August 31th 2013. Johan Rydin has been appointed to his successor.


July

2013-07-31 10:00

Conversion of shares

According to SCA’s articles of association, owners of Class A shares have the right to have such shares converted to Class B shares. Conversion reduces the total number of votes in the company. When such a conversion has occurred, the company is obligated by law to disclose any such changes in this manner.


2013-07-18 11:58

Interim Report Q2 2013

JANUARY 1–JUNE 30, 2013 (compared with same period a year ago)


June

2013-06-28 10:01

Conversion of shares

According to SCA’s articles of association, owners of Class A shares have the right to have such shares converted to Class B shares. Conversion reduces the total number of votes in the company. When such a conversion has occurred, the company is obligated by law to disclose any such changes in this manner.


2013-06-24 11:47

Invitation to Q2 press conference

In connection with SCA’s interim report for the period 1 January–30 June 2013, the customary press conference will be held – which will also be webcast and possible to join over phone.


2013-06-03 17:00

SCA issues EUR 500 million Eurobond

SCA today issued a EUR 500 million 10-year Eurobond under its EMTN (Euro Medium Term Note) program. The Re-offer yield was set at 2.61 per cent per year, equivalent to Euro Mid-swaps +83 bps.


May

2013-05-31 10:00

Conversion of shares


2013-05-20 08:49

SCA implements compulsory redemption of shares

SCA will implement a compulsory redemption of the minority shares outstanding in its German subsidiary SCA Hygiene Products SE (Societas Europeas), formerly PWA. The value of the shares is approximately SEK 1,000m, according to an independent valuation.


2013-05-02 10:50

Conversion of shares


April

2013-04-29 08:00

Interim Report Q1 2013

For the period 1 January–31 March 2013.


2013-04-26 10:00

Annual report for AB SCA Finans released


2013-04-20 23:00

Sailing legend Magnus Olsson has passed away

Magnus Olsson (64), one of the greatest sportsmen in the world of sailing and one of the coaches and mentors for Team SCA, has passed away at a hospital in Spain. His family and friends were by his side.


2013-04-19 17:29

SCA’s divestments of former Georgia-Pacific units approved

In conjunction with SCA’s acquisition of Georgia-Pacific’s European tissue operations during the summer of 2012, the EU Commission imposed requirements concerning the divestment of certain units within consumer tissue. This was communicated in a press release on July 19, 2012. The EU Commission has now approved the divestments.


2013-04-10 16:57

SCA’s Annual General Meeting 2013

Today’s Annual General Meeting in SCA was held at the Waterfront Congress Centre in Stockholm, Sweden.


2013-04-04 10:39

Invitation to Q1 webcast press conference

SCA’s interim report for the period 1 January–31 March 2013 will be published on Monday, 29 April, at approximately 8:00 CET.


2013-04-02 16:01

Divestment of Laakirchen mill now closed

SCA has now completed the previously announced divestment of the Laakirchen mill in Austria.


March

2013-03-28 10:00

Conversion of shares


2013-03-15 08:00

SCA presents Annual Report and updated logotype

Today, SCA presents its 2012 Annual Report and Sustainability Report on www.sca.com. In recent years, SCA has transformed into a leading, global hygiene and forest products company with a strong and award-winning sustainability profile. In conjunction with this, SCA has decided to modernize its logotype and unveil its look in connection with the publication of the Annual Report.


2013-03-07 09:30

SCA among the best in the world in ethics

For the sixth consecutive year, SCA has been ranked among the world’s most ethical companies. Each year, the US think-tank Ethisphere Institute meticulously analyzes several thousands of companies from various sectors. Ethisphere selects companies that systematically focus on ethical issues and highlight their critical importance to a company’s brand and profitability.


2013-03-05 18:15

Notice of the Annual General Meeting of SCA

In accordance with NASDAQ OMX Stockholm’s regulations, SCA hereby announces the contents of the notice of the Annual General Meeting.


February

2013-02-28 10:00

Conversion of shares


January

2013-01-31 10:00

Conversion of shares


2013-01-24 12:03

Year-end Report Q4 2012

JANUARY 1–DECEMBER 31, 2012 (compared with same period a year ago)


2013-01-22 10:00

Simon Utsel awarded 2013 Alf de Ruvo scholarship

The 2013 Alf de Ruvo scholarship, worth SEK 500,000, has been awarded to Dr. Simon Utsel for his pioneering work on surface modification of cellulose-based materials.

December

2012-12-28 10:30

2012-12-28: Conversion of shares


2012-12-20 14:58

2012-12-20: Invitation to SCA’s Year-end Report 2012

SCA’s Year-end Report for 2012 will be published on Thursday, 24 January 2013, at approximately 12:00 CET. This will be followed by a press conference at 13:30 CET  


2012-12-19 08:25

2012-12-19: SCA divests publication paper mill in Laakirchen

SCA is divesting its Austrian publication paper mill in Laakirchen to Heinzel Group. In conjunction with the divestment, SCA and Heinzel Group have concluded a sales cooperation agreement.

2012-12-19 08:00

2012-12-19: SCA launches efficiency program at Forest Products

Against the backdrop of the prevailing economic and currency situation, SCA is introducing a comprehensive program to enhance the efficiency of its forest products operation. The program will generate annual earnings improvements of SEK 1,300m with full effect from 2015.

2012-12-17 08:00

2012-12-17: SCA invests approximately SEK 380m in expanded cooperation with Sundsvall Energi

SCA has approved an investment of approximately SEK 380m in expanded cooperation between SCA’s industries in the Sundsvall region and Sundsvall Energi AB. The agreement will enable SCA to increase its deliveries of energy to Sundsvall’s district heating grid.

2012-12-07 11:00

SCA and E.ON sign agreement on wind power joint venture

SCA signed a joint venture agreement with E.ON today, through which E.ON will develop a number of wind power projects together with SCA.

November

2012-11-30 10:30

2012-11-30: Conversion of shares


2012-11-05 08:00

SCA Capital Market Day focuses on profitability

Today, SCA – the hygiene and forest products company – is holding a CMD in Stockholm. The Group-wide financial targets and strategy remains with a focus on efficiency, innovation, growth and sustainability. The target for return on capital employed for Tissue and Forest Products has been adjusted. In recent years, SCA has completed hygiene acquisitions and divested for example the packaging operations. In order to further strengthen profitability in the hygiene operations, measures are initiated for decreased costs and improved efficiency.

October

2012-10-31 10:00

2012-10-31: Conversion of shares


2012-10-18 07:57

Interim Report Q3 2012

JANUARY 1–SEPTEMBER 30, 2012 (compared with the same period a year ago)

2012-10-02 15:00

SCA divests newsprint mill in Aylesford

SCA has divested its 50% shareholding in the UK-based newsprint facility Aylesford Newsprint to the private equity company Martland Holdings.

September

2012-09-28 15:10

Invitation to Q3 webcast press conference

SCA’s interim report for the period 1 January–30 September 2012 will be published on Thursday 18 October at approximately 8:00 CET.

2012-09-13 15:59

SCA in Dow Jones Sustainability Index

SCA has once again been included in the Dow Jones Sustainability Europe Index, which is one the world’s most prestigious sustainability indexes.

August

2012-08-31 10:00

Conversion of shares


2012-08-30 14:00

Interim report for AB SCA Finans released


2012-08-27 08:00

New General Counsel at SCA

SCA's current General Counsel, Anders Nyberg, will be leaving the company for a new position as Executive Vice President in charge of corporate governance and legal affairs for AB Industrivärden.

2012-08-21 13:00

SCA participates in Volvo Ocean Race 2014-2015

About 80 percent of SCA’s consumers globally are women. This strong reason is behind SCA’s decision to sign an all-female crew for one of the sporting world’s most challenging events. SCA is participating with a boat in the next round of the world Volvo Ocean Race in 2014-2015.

2012-08-21 08:30

Invitation to a press meeting: SCA participates in a global sporting project


July

2012-07-31 14:00

Conversion of shares

According to SCA's articles of association, owners of Class A shares have the right to have such shares converted to Class B shares. Conversion reduces the total number of votes in the company. When such a conversion has occurred, the company is obligated by law to disclose any such changes in this manner.

2012-07-19 13:35

Due to technical problems with the telephones the SCA teleconference has been delayed to 14.00 CET.


2012-07-19 12:05

SCA´s acquisition of Georgia-Pacific´s European tissue business has been closed

SCA’s acquisition of Georgia-Pacific´s European tissue business has been completed. The purchase price amounts to EUR 1.32 bn on a debt-free basis. The acquired operations had sales in 2011 amounting to EUR 1.25 bn.


2012-07-06 10:00

SCA appoints new Senior Vice President Corporate Communications

SCA today named Joséphine Edwall-Björklund as its new Senior Vice President Corporate Communications.

2012-07-05 13:00

EU approves SCA's acquisition of Georgia-Pacific's European tissue business

The European Commission has today, 5 July 2012, approved SCA's acquisition of Georgia-Pacific's European tissue business. The purchase price amounts to EUR 1.32 bn on a debt free basis. The operations have approximately 4,700 employees.

2012-07-02 08:00

SCA’s divestment of its packaging operations is completed

SCA’s previously announced divestment of its packaging business, excluding the two kraftliner mills in Sweden, has been completed.

June

2012-06-29 10:00

Conversion of shares


2012-06-04 13:30

Invitation to Q2 phone conference

SCA’s interim report for the period 1 January–30 June 2012 will be published on Thursday 19 July at approximately 12:00 CET.

2012-06-01 08:25

Previously announced Everbeauty acquisition now closed

SCA’s acquisition of the Asian hygiene products company Everbeauty has been completed. The deal strengthens SCA’s market and brand positions in one of the Group’s prioritized growth regions. The purchase price for the deal amounts to approximately SEK 1.9bn (USD 290m) on a debt-free basis.

May

2012-05-31 14:00

Conversion of shares

According to SCA's articles of association, owners of Class A shares have the right to have such shares converted to Class B shares. Conversion reduces the total number of votes in the company. When such a conversion has occurred, the company is obligated by law to disclose any such changes in this manner.

2012-05-25 11:45

EU approves SCA's disposal of its packaging operations to DS Smith

The European Commission has today, 25 May 2012, approved DS Smith’s acquisition of SCA's packaging operations, excluding the two kraftliner mills in Sweden. The purchase price amounts to EUR 1.7bn on a debt free basis. The operations have approximately 12,000 employees.

April

2012-04-30 10:00

Conversion of shares

According to SCA's articles of association, owners of Class A shares have the right to have such shares converted to Class B shares. Conversion reduces the total number of votes in the company. When such a conversion has occurred, the company is obligated by law to disclose any such changes in this manner.

2012-04-27 16:00

Annual report for AB SCA Finans released

 

2012-04-25 08:07

SCA has accepted DS Smith´s formal offer

SCA has accepted DS Smith´s formal offer to acquire the packaging operations in France following consultations with appropriate works councils. As a result, a sale and purchase agreement has been signed by both parties.


2012-04-18 13:05

SCA strengthens its presence in South America

SCA acquires the remaining 50 percent in the Chilean hygiene company PISA (Papeles Industriales S.A.), and will after the transaction own 100 percent of the company. The purchase price is approximately 520 MSEK.

2012-04-12 13:45

Changes in SCA's reporting structure

As a result of the ongoing divestment of the packaging operations, excluding the kraftliner operations in Sweden, certain changes will be made in reporting starting with the first quarter of 2012, with retroactive adjustment of comparative periods in 2011 and 2010.


2012-04-10 11:56

SCA increases its ownership in Vinda

SCA has decided to acquire an additional 5 percent of the shares in the leading Chinese tissue company Vinda. The purchase price is around 600 MSEK.

2012-04-04 10:00

SCA invitation to Q1 webcast press conference

SCA’s interim report for the period 1 January–31 March 2012 will be published on Wednesday 18 April at approximately 13:00 CET.

March

2012-03-30 13:00

SCA continues to be in the FTSE4Good Index

SCA continues to be a member company of the global sustainability index FTSE4Good for the 12th consecutive year, which confirms that SCA delivers on its ambitious sustainability agenda. This year, SCA received 99 points out of 100 possible in FTSE4Good’s rating system for index inclusion.

2012-03-29 17:30

SCA’s Annual General Meeting 2012

SCA’s Annual General Meeting was held on Thursday 29 March 2012 in Stockholm, Sweden

2012-03-27 09:00

SCA´s binding offer to acquire Everbeauty has been accepted – process continues towards closing

The acceptance of SCA´s binding offer follows the privatization of Everbeauty under Taiwanese law. As a result, a sale and purchase agreement has been signed by SCA and the sellers.

2012-03-16 14:00

SCA named one of the world's most ethical companies – for fifth year in a row

SCA has once again been named as one of the world's most ethical companies by the American Ethisphere Institute. Ethisphere recognises companies that go beyond the ordinary and demonstrate that business ethics are decisive for a company's brand and profitability.


2012-03-14 11:15

SCA launches new sustainability targets

SCA is one of the world’s most sustainable companies – environmentally, socially and financially. The company is now further raising its ambitions through the introduction of a number of new targets. According to a recent SCA survey, sustainability activities are significant for the business operation.

2012-03-08 14:30

SCA’s Annual Report for 2011 released

SCA’s Annual Report for 2011 has been published and is available at www.sca.com/reports.

February

2012-02-29 14:00

Conversion of shares

According to SCA's articles of association, owners of Class A shares have the right to have such shares converted to Class B shares. Conversion reduces the total number of votes in the company. When such a conversion has occurred, the company is obligated by law to disclose any such changes in this manner.

2012-02-25 08:00

SCA offers to acquire Asian hygiene products company

SCA has made a binding offer to acquire the Taiwan-based hygiene products company Everbeauty. The purchase price for the deal amounts to approximately SEK 1.9bn (USD 290m) on a debt-free basis. If the deal is realized, SCA’s positions in Asia, one of the Group’s prioritized growth markets, will be substantially strengthened.

2012-02-22 19:00

Notice of the Annual General Meeting of SCA

In accordance with NASDAQ OMX Stockholm’s regulations, SCA hereby announces the contents of the notice of the Annual General Meeting. The Annual General Meeting will be held on 29 March 2012 at 15.00 CET at City Conference Centre, Folkets Hus, Barnhusgatan 12-14, Stockholm, Sweden.

2012-02-08 08:30

SCA’s binding offer to acquire Georgia-Pacific´s European tissue operations has been accepted – process continues towards closing

Georgia-Pacific´s acceptance of SCA’s binding offer follows consultations with appropriate works councils. As a result, a sales and purchase agreement has been signed by both parties.

2012-02-03 12:00

DS Smith’s shareholders approved the acquisition of SCA´s packaging operations

Today, Friday February 3, 2012, the shareholders of UK-based packaging group DS Smith Plc approved the company´s proposal to acquire SCA’s packaging operations, excluding the two kraftliner mills in Sweden.

January

2012-01-17 08:00

SCA divests its packaging operations

SCA’s packaging operations – excluding the two kraftliner mills in Sweden – are divested to DS Smith. The purchase price amounts to EUR 1.7bn on a debt free basis.


2012-01-09 15:42

Invitation to webcast press conference regarding SCA’s Year-end Report 2011

SCA’s Year-end Report for 2011 will be published on Thursday, 26 January, at approximately 12:00 CET.

2012-01-04 10:00

Previously announced deal in Australasia now closed

SCA has now completed the previously announced transaction of creating a joint venture in Australasia.

December

2011-12-13 08:00

Investment in kraftliner in Munksund

SCA will invest a total of SEK 540m to strengthen kraftliner production in Munksund, Piteå, Sweden. The intention is to upgrade the paper machine and refurbish the soda-recovery boiler.


November

2011-11-30 14:00

Conversion of shares

According to SCA's articles of association, owners of Class A shares have the right to have such shares converted to Class B shares. Conversion reduces the total number of votes in the company. When such a conversion has occurred, the company is obligated by law to disclose any such changes in this manner.

2011-11-15 08:00

SCA reorganizes hygiene operations for increased efficiency, market presence and growth

To support its long-term strategy and strengthen competitiveness, SCA is reorganizing its global hygiene operations. The new organization will contribute to increased efficiency, market presence and growth.

2011-11-10 07:59

SCA delivers binding offer to acquire Georgia-Pacific´s European tissue operations

SCA has delivered a binding offer to acquire Georgia-Pacific´s European tissue operations, with sales in 2010 amounting to EUR 1.25bn (SEK 11.9bn). The offered price is EUR 1.32bn (SEK 12.6bn). Georgia-Pacific´s acceptance of this offer is subject to consultations with works councils where appropriate.

2011-11-04 01:00

SCA establishes a joint venture in Australasia with Pacific Equity Partners

SCA has decided to form a joint venture partnership for its existing operations in Australasia with the Australian company Pacific Equity Partners (PEP). SCA and PEP Fund IV will each hold 50% of the company.

October

2011-10-06 15:10

Invitation to Q3 webcast press conference

SCA’s interim report for the period 1 January–30 September 2011 will be published on Tuesday, 25 October, at approximately 8:00 CET.

September

2011-09-30 13:00

Conversion of shares

According to SCA's articles of association, owners of Class A shares have the right to have such shares converted to Class B shares. Conversion reduces the total number of votes in the company. When such a conversion has occurred, the company is obligated by law to disclose any such changes in this manner.

2011-09-19 13:05

Continued efficiency enhancements and growth top agenda

Today, SCA is hosting the Capital Markets Day in Stockholm. The strategy of recent years of focusing on costs, cash flow, capital efficiency and innovation remains firmly in place. Increased growth was added to the Group’s strategic agenda in 2010.

2011-09-01 08:35

SCA acquires hygiene products company in Brazil

SCA is acquiring the Brazilian hygiene products company Pro Descart. Consideration for the deal amounts to SEK 450m on a debt-free basis. The company has annual sales of SEK 360m.

2011-09-01 08:30

2011-09-01: SCA to invest more than SEK 800m in tissue and improved newsprint

SCA will invest SEK 460m in a tissue machine upgrade in the US. A decision has also been made to rebuild a paper machine in Ortviken for the manufacture of improved newsprint, an investment totalling SEK 350m.

August

2011-08-01 15:00

SCA invests in incontinence care products in Turkey

SCA is acquiring 95 percent of the Turkish hygiene products company San Saglik, producer of incontinence care products, from the family-owned MT Group. The purchase consideration corresponds to SEK 95m on a debt-free basis.

July

2011-07-29 14:30

Conversion of shares

According to SCA's articles of association, owners of Class A shares have the right to have such shares converted to Class B shares. Conversion reduces the total number of votes in the company.

June

2011-06-29 09:00

SCA acquires 50 percent of Turkish hygiene products company

SCA is acquiring 50 percent of the Turkish hygiene products company Komili from Yıldız Holding, which is the largest food group in Turkey. The purchase consideration corresponds to SEK 308m on a debt-free basis.

2011-06-08 13:29

Invitation to Q2 webcast press conference

SCA’s interim report for the period 1 January–30 June 2011 will be published on Thursday, 21 July, at approximately 12:00 CET.

May

2011-05-31 14:30

2011-05-31: Conversion of shares

According to SCA's articles of association, owners of Class A shares have the right to have such shares converted to Class B shares.

2011-05-18 17:15

2011-05-18: SCA issues EUR 600 million Eurobond

SCA today issued a EUR 600 million 5.25-year Eurobond under its EMTN (Euro Medium Term Note) programme. The bond carries a coupon of 3,625% p.a., equivalent to Euro Mid-swaps +78 bps.

2011-05-12 09:00

SCA and Fred.Olsen Renewables invest in wind power in northern Sweden

SCA and the Norwegian company Fred.Olsen Renewables are forming a jointly owned company to focus on constructing a wind farm on SCA’s land in Västernorrland in northern Sweden. The area has a potential annual wind-power production of about 2 TWh.

April

2011-04-29 16:27

Annual report for AB SCA Finans released

AB SCA Finans’ annual report for 2010 is now published and available at www.sca.com under Investor/Debt market.

2011-04-29 12:05

SCA is investing in expanded capacity for tissue and solid wood products

SCA is investing in expanded tissue capacity in Russia and Germany, and in solid-wood products in Sweden. The investments will total approximately SEK 2.6bn (approx. EUR 290m).

2011-04-15 08:30

2011-04-15: SCA appoints Chief Operating Officer for hygiene operations and new President of Tissue Europe

Mats Berencreutz has been appointed Chief Operating Officer (COO) of SCA’s global hygiene business, i.e. tissue and personal care products. At the same time, Magnus Groth has been appointed new President of SCA’s tissue operations in Europe.

2011-04-07 17:04

2011-04-07: SCA’s Annual General Meeting 2011

SCA’s Annual General Meeting was held on Thursday, 7 April 2011 in Stockholm, Sweden.

2011-04-06 13:30

2011-04-06: Invitation to Q1 webcast press conference

SCA’s interim report for the period 1 January–31 March 2011 will be published on Friday, 29 April, at approximately 12:00 CET.

March

2011-03-31 14:30

2011-03-31: Conversion of shares

According to SCA's articles of association, owners of Class A shares have the right to have such shares converted to Class B shares.

2011-03-16 15:00

2011-03-16: SCA one of the world’s most ethical companies

SCA has been named one of the world’s most ethical companies by the Ethisphere Institute for the fourth consecutive year. According to the Institute, the ranking list recognises companies that go beyond making statements about doing business “ethically” and actually translate those words into action.

2011-03-11 14:00

SCA’s Annual Report for 2010 released

SCA’s Annual Report for 2010 has been published and is available at www.sca.com. SCA has also published its 2010 Sustainability Report, which can be downloaded from the same address.

2011-03-08 10:25

2011-03-08: New report: Hygiene crucial for women’s wellbeing

A majority of women in both emerging and more mature markets view wellbeing as the most important dimension of personal hygiene, even more so than staying healthy. This finding is a main conclusion of the 2011 Hygiene Matters Report – an annual hygiene study commissioned by SCA.

2011-03-02 18:00

2011-03-02: Notice of the Annual General Meeting of SCA

In accordance with NASDAQ OMX Stockholm’s regulations, SCA hereby announces the contents of the notice of the Annual General Meeting. The Annual General Meeting will be held on 7 April 2011 at 15.00 CET at Stockholm Waterfront Congress Centre, Nils Ericsons Plan 4, Stockholm, Sweden.

February

2011-02-28 14:30

2011-02-28: Conversion of shares

According to SCA's articles of association, owners of Class A shares have the right to have such shares converted to Class B shares. Conversion reduces the total number of votes in the company. When such a conversion has occurred, the company is obligated by law to disclose any such changes in this manner.

January

2011-01-18 09:00

Internal changes to SCA’s Corporate Senior Management Team

2011-01-18, 9:00 CET | SCA has decided to implement three internal changes to the Corporate Senior Management Team.
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