08. Aug 2015 Datwyler completes acquisition in the Sealing Solutions division

On 7 September 2015, Dätwyler Holding Inc. completed the acquisition of Origom s.p.a., previously announced on 3 August and, as a result, now owns the company headquartered in Italy.

By acquiring Origom, Datwyler’s Sealing Solutions division is reinforcing and expanding its product portfolio for its customers in the automotive industry. With Origom, Datwyler will benefit from pioneering technology and leading-edge processes in the production of high-quality O-rings. Origom employs 115 people, generates annual revenue of around EUR 22 million and is growing profitably.

Datwyler Group (www.datwyler.com)
The Datwyler Group is a focused industrial supplier with leading positions in global and regional market segments. With its technological leadership and customised solutions, the Group delivers added value to customers in the markets served. Datwyler concentrates on markets that offer opportunities to create more value and sustain profitable growth. The Technical Components Division is one of Europe’s foremost highservice distributors of electronic, ICT and automation components and accessories. The Sealing Solutions Division is a leading supplier of customised sealing solutions to global market segments, such as the health care, automotive, civil engineering and consumer goods sectors. With a total of more than 50 operating companies, sales in over 100 countries and around 6,500 employees, the Datwyler Group generates annual revenue of some CHF 1,200 million. The Group has been listed on the SIX Swiss Exchange since 1986 (security number 3048677).

Guido Unternährer, Head of Corporate Communications, +41 41 875 19 00, guido.unternaehrer@datwyler.com

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Financial Calendar:
Announcement of net revenue 2015:      22 January 2016
Annual Press Conference and Analyst Conference:       4 March 2016
Annual General Meeting:      5 April 2016
Interim Report 2016:      12 August 2016