Fiskars’ regional distribution center operations in Germany will be transferred to a new distribution center in the Netherlands

Fiskars Corporation Press Release June 2, 2016 at 16:00 EET Fiskars’ regional distribution center operations in Germany will be transferred to a new distribution center in the Netherlands The employee consultations at the regional distribution center in Germany have been concluded The employee consultations, started in February 2016, relating to the transfer of the regional distribution center in Germany have been concluded. The distribution center operations will be transferred to a partner operated distribution center in the Netherlands. The consultations concerned all employees in the distribution center in Germany. As a result of the negotiations, the total reduction of positions is 24. These changes are a part of the Supply Chain 2017 restructuring program with a target to improve competitiveness of Fiskars manufacturing operations and distribution network. Media and analyst contacts: Maija Taimi, Head of Corporate Communications and Corporate Responsibility, tel. +358 204 39 5031, communications@fiskars.com   Fiskars – celebrating centuries of pride, passion and design. Every day. Established in 1649 as an ironworks in a small Finnish village, Fiskars has grown to be a leading consumer goods company with globally recognized brands including Fiskars, Iittala, Gerber, Wedgwood and Waterford. With iconic products, strong brands and global ambitions, Fiskars’ mission is to enrich people’s lives in home, garden and outdoor. Fiskars’ products are available in more than 100 countries and the company employs around 8,700 people in 30 countries. Fiskars is listed on Nasdaq Helsinki. www.fiskarsgroup.com