On 1 November 2011, Suominen Corporation completed the acquisition of Ahlstrom's Home and Personal Business Area.
We now operate in ten countries on two continents with the addition of a Brazilian operation also coming in the first quarter of 2012.
Tampere, 1 November 2011
Petri Rolig President and CEO
Suominen produces high-quality nonwovens, wet wipes and flexible packaging for industry and the retail sector. By the acquisition Suominen will grow significantly and become a global market leader within nonwoven roll goods for wipes. The Group had net sales of EUR 173 million in 2010 and it employs around 900 people. Suominen is listed on NASDAQ OMX Helsinki. www.suominen.fi