Essity is hosting a Digital Capital Markets Day today

STOCKHOLM, November 3, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — The hygiene and health company Essity is organizing a Digital Capital Markets Day today. Essity will present the company’s strategy and its journey of continuous transformation, as well as its work to achieve the Group’s goal of profitable growth, net zero emissions by 2050 and improving the well-being of people through the world.

Capital Markets Day will be broadcast live from Essity headquarters at stockholm.

Link to the Capital Markets Day live stream: https://essity.videosync.fi/2021-11-03-cmd

If you would like to ask questions during the day, please call one of the following numbers:
+44 333 300 08 04 or +1 631 913 14 22 or +46 (0) 8 566 426 51. Use the PIN code: 17002198#.

The company’s management team will present:

Agenda on November 3, 2021, at 14:00-17:00 CET.

Break down barriers to well-being and drive profitable growth

  • Essity’s transformation journey
  • Innovative leading brands
  • Accelerate digitalization
  • Leader in sustainability
  • Win with people and culture
  • Growth in emerging markets

“We can see a growing awareness of the importance of hygiene and health today, as well as a rapid growth in demand for sustainable products. Our offer is therefore greater than ever. Essity has a clear strategy focused on innovation and strong brands, digitalization and sustainability to achieve profitable growth both organically and through value-creating acquisitions,” says Magnus Groth, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Essity.

A very warm welcome!

During the day, Essity will explain in more detail the new Health & Medical, Consumer Goods and Occupational Hygiene business areas that will apply from January 1st, 2022.

Financial reporting form for new business areas of January 1, 2022

Net sales, SEK million

2019

2020

9M 2021

Health and medicine

22,075

21,170

15,831

Consumer goods

76 169

75 146

53,196

Occupational hygiene

30,731

25,418

18,616

Other


18

-2

Essity

128,975

121,752

69,025

Adjusted EBITA1), SEK million

2019

2020

9M 2021

Health and medicine

3,734

3,668

2,893

Consumer goods

8,333

11,538

6,273

Occupational hygiene

4,463

3,317

2,029

Other

-690

-897

-592

Essity

15,840

17,626

10,603

Adjusted EBITA margin1), %

2019

2020

9M 2021

Health and medicine

16.9%

17.3%

18.3%

Consumer goods

10.9%

15.4%

11.8%

Occupational hygiene

14.5%

13.0%

10.9%

Essity

12.3%

14.5%

12.1%

1)Excluding items affecting comparability

Proforma financial reporting for the breakdown of revenue for the first nine months of 2021 by product category

Health and medicine


Incontinence Products Healthcare

60%

Wound care

18%

Orthopedics

12%

Compression

ten%

Consumer goods


Consumer fabric

57%

Private Label Europe consumer fabrics

9%

Feminine care

12%

Baby care

11%

Retail Incontinence Products

11%

Occupational hygiene


Out-of-home tissue solutions

82%

Wiping and cleaning

14%

Skin care

4%

Science-Based Targets
Essity’s targets for reducing greenhouse gas emissions were endorsed by the Science Based Targets initiative in 2018. In terms of energy consumption within the company and electricity purchased (Scope 1 and 2), Essity is committed to reducing greenhouse gas emissions by 35% by 2030 compared to 2016. The result for 2020 is -11% for Scopes 1 and 2. Essity is also committed to reducing greenhouse gas emissions from the most important raw materials purchased, transport, waste from operations and end-of-life handling of products sold (Scope 3) by 18 % by 2030 compared to 2016. The result for 2020 is -9% for Scope 3.

Essity is committed to net zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050. The net zero emissions ambition means that Essity has joined the UN Global Compact’s 1.5°C business ambition to to develop targets to achieve net zero emissions throughout the value chain by 2050. , in accordance with the criteria of the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi).

For more information, please contact:

By Lorentz, Vice President Corporate Communications, +46 8 788 52 51, [email protected]
Johan Karlsson, Vice-President Investor Relations, +46 8 788 51 30, [email protected]

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