Fiskars Corporation

Press release

April 6, 2020 at 13:15 EEST

 

Fiskars Group’s employee consultations concluded

On March 30, Fiskars Group announced that it will temporarily close its stores in Finland due to the COVID-19 pandemic and initiate employee consultations. The consultations regarding temporary layoffs affected a total of 740 employees in retail stores, factories and distribution centers in Finland.

The consultations have been concluded. The temporary layoffs affect 740 employees, they will be implemented on a site-by-site basis during 2020. The duration of the temporary layoffs will vary depending on role, with a maximum of 90 calendar days per employee in 2020.

 

FISKARS CORPORATION

Corporate Communications

 

Media and investor contacts:

Corporate Communications, tel. +358 204 39 5031, communications@fiskars.com

Making the everyday extraordinary

Fiskars Group’s vision is to create a positive, lasting impact on our quality of life. Our brands Fiskars, Gerber, Iittala, Royal Copenhagen, Waterford, and Wedgwood are present in people’s everyday lives – at home, in the garden, and outdoors. This gives us an opportunity to make the everyday extraordinary today, and for future generations. We employ approximately 7,000 people in 30 countries, and our products are available in more than 100 countries. Our shares are listed on the Nasdaq Helsinki (FSKRS). Please visit us at www.fiskarsgroup.com for more information and follow us on Twitter @fiskarsgroup.

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