Acquisitions and divestments
Divestment of North American Watering business (Gilmour and Nelson brands), transaction closed on February 1, 2022
Divestment of the Leborgne business
Divestment of European plastic pottery business
Divestment of local container gardening business in the US
Divestment of Buster 2015
Fiskars Group acquisition of renowned WWRD 2015
Fiskars Corporation has completed the acquisition of WWRD and extended its portfolio with iconic luxury home and lifestyle brands
Fiskars Group acquisition of leading U.S. watering brands Nelson and Gilmour 2014
Fiskars has completed the acquisition of Garden and Watering business from Robert Bosch Tool Corporation, announced on September 11, 2014, as planned.
Fiskars Group decreases its holding in Wärtsilä 2014
The transaction announced on September 19, 2014 including the sale by Fiskars’ and Investor’s joint venture Avlis AB of 8% of the capital and votes in Wärtsilä to Investor, has been completed
Divestment of local Sankey business 2013
Acquisition of Royal Copenhagen 2013
Royal Copenhagen becomes part of Fiskars. The acquisition of Royal Copenhagen, announced in December 2012, has been completed as planned and Royal Copenhagen has become a part of Fiskars’ Home business area.
Fiskars and Investor join interests to create a strong owner for Wärtsilä 2013
Divestment of Silva 2011
Sale of part of Wärtsilä shares 2011
Fiskars Group proposes to sell part of its holding of Wärtsilä shares. Fiskars Corporation’s wholly-owned subsidiary Avlis AB is proposing to sell part of its holding of shares in Wärtsilä Corporation (Wärtsilä) by way of an accelerated book building offering (the Placing).