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May 04, 2020, 10:51 ET Swedish Match Announces Organizational Changes

Swedish Match AB announced today that Rich Flaherty has decided to retire from his position as President, US Division, effective October 2, 2020....


Apr 30, 2020, 04:16 ET Swedish Match AB (publ) Share Capital and Total Number of Shares

In accordance with the resolution at the Annual General Meeting on April 2, 2020, Swedish Match AB (publ) has cancelled 7,750,000 repurchased...


Apr 27, 2020, 02:32 ET Swedish Match: Interim Report January - March 2020

Record quarter from product segments, driven by US businesses In local currencies, sales from product segments increased by 21 percent for the first...


Apr 08, 2020, 09:31 ET White Owl Announces Another First: White Owl DUOS - The Perfect Pair

Swedish Match, the maker of White Owl cigars, continues to transform the cigar market. White Owl keeps coming up with fresh and innovation ideas....


Apr 07, 2020, 12:19 ET Swedish Match Restarts Manufacturing in the Dominican Republic

On March 20th Swedish Match AB announced that the cigar operations of its subsidiary, Swedish Match Dominicana, would be temporarily suspended from...


Apr 02, 2020, 11:57 ET Swedish Match Annual General Meeting 2020

Major items approved by today's Annual General Meeting include: A dividend of 12.50 SEK per share Mandate to repurchase up to 10 percent of all...


Mar 20, 2020, 13:56 ET Swedish Match Temporarily Suspends Manufacturing in the Dominican Republic

Swedish Match AB announces today that the cigar operations of its subsidiary Swedish Match Dominicana will be temporarily suspended. The suspension...


Mar 06, 2020, 08:13 ET Swedish Match Publishes Annual Report for 2019

Swedish Match's annual report for 2019 has been published and is available at the Group's website. The annual report describes Swedish Match's...


Feb 25, 2020, 04:14 ET Notice to the Annual General Meeting in Swedish Match AB (publ)

The shareholders of Swedish Match AB (publ), Reg. No. 556015-0756, are hereby notified of the Annual General Meeting to be held on Thursday, April 2, ...


Feb 21, 2020, 05:43 ET New Member Proposed for Swedish Match Board of Directors

Alexander Lacik is currently the CEO of the international jewelry company Pandora and has extensive international experience from various fast-moving ...


Feb 12, 2020, 02:29 ET Swedish Match: Full Year Report January - December 2019

Record year for sales and operating profit from product segments In local currencies, sales increased by 15 percent for the fourth quarter and by 8...


Jan 28, 2020, 16:31 ET General Snus Introduces the Trailkeepers Project Donation Platform to Support Leave No Trace Initiatives

General Snus, a smokeless tobacco brand from Swedish Match, and Leave No Trace, one of the world's premier outdoor protection agencies, have...


Oct 29, 2019, 12:42 ET Swedish Match continues its Mass Market Cigar success with multiple Best New Product distinctions in 2019

Night Owl has won the prestigious Convenience Store News Best New Products Award for 2019. For the past 23 years, the CSNews Best New Products Awards ...


Oct 25, 2019, 02:42 ET Swedish Match: Interim Report January - September 2019

Q3 growth in sales and earnings driven by ZYN In local currencies, sales increased by 8 percent for the third quarter. Reported sales increased by 13 ...


Oct 22, 2019, 10:59 ET FDA Designates General Snus as Less Harmful Alternative to Cigarettes

In a historic decision, the U.S. Food & Drug Administration authorized Swedish Match U.S. Division's amended Modified Risk Tobacco Product...


Jul 18, 2019, 02:29 ET Swedish Match: Half Year Report January - June 2019

Q2 sales and profit up, ZYN expansion well underway In local currencies, sales increased by 6 percent for the second quarter. Reported sales...


May 31, 2019, 04:17 ET Swedish Match AB (publ) Share Capital and Total Number of Shares

In accordance with the resolution at the Annual General Meeting on April 9, 2019, Swedish Match AB (publ) has cancelled 6,000,000 repurchased...


May 09, 2019, 02:27 ET Swedish Match: Interim Report January - March 2019

STOCKHOLM, May 9, 2019 In local currencies, sales increased by 3 percent for the first quarter. Reported sales increased by 11 percent to 3,258 MSEK...


Apr 09, 2019, 12:07 ET Swedish Match Annual General Meeting 2019

Major items approved by today's Annual General Meeting include: A dividend of 10.50 SEK per share Mandate to repurchase up to 10 percent of all...


Mar 18, 2019, 06:09 ET Swedish Match Publishes Annual Report for 2018

Swedish Match's annual report for 2018 has been published and is available at the Group's website. The annual report describes the Swedish Match's...


Mar 01, 2019, 04:15 ET Notice to the Annual General Meeting in Swedish Match AB (publ)

The shareholders of Swedish Match AB (publ), Reg. No. 556015-0756, are hereby notified of the Annual General Meeting to be held on Tuesday, April 9,...


Feb 13, 2019, 02:44 ET Swedish Match: Full Year Report January - December 2018

Q4: Strong sales and volumes for smokeless products In local currencies, sales increased by 7 percent for the fourth quarter and by 9 percent for the ...


Nov 22, 2018, 08:08 ET Swedish Match Comments on ECJ Judgement

Today, the European Court of Justice (ECJ) published its judgment concerning the prohibition to sell Swedish snus to other European Union Member...


Oct 26, 2018, 02:32 ET Swedish Match: Interim Report January - September 2018

Highlights from the third quarter In local currencies, sales increased by 10 percent for the third quarter. Reported sales increased by 16 percent to ...


Oct 05, 2018, 10:00 ET Swedish Match Launches Thunder Xtreme, the First Strong Snus in the US

In response to consumer demand for a strong snus option, Swedish Match is launching Thunder Xtreme in the U.S., a bold new product line featuring...