Essity Finalizes Purchase of Asaleo

July 2, 2021

Essity has successfully completed its acquisition of Australian hygiene company Asaleo Care.

The transaction was announced earlier this year and includes Asaleo’s 15 manufacturing and distribution facilities, located throughout Australia and New Zealand.

“It is with great pleasure we today welcome our new colleagues in Australia, New Zealand, and the Pacific Islands to Essity. Together we will continue to improve well-being through our leading products and solutions and facilitate the opportunity for profitable growth in this region,” said Magnus Groth, Essity president and CEO.

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