Acquisition of U.S. watering brands Gilmour and Nelson has been completed

Fiskars Corp.       Stock Exchange Release           December 20, 2014 at 9.00 EET

Fiskars has completed the acquisition of Garden and Watering business from Robert Bosch Tool Corporation, announced on September 11, 2014, as planned. The acquired business includes leading U.S. watering brands Gilmour and Nelson and enables Fiskars to strengthen and diversify its garden and yard care portfolio. The new watering business is now a part of Fiskars Americas segment.


Kari Kauniskangas
President and CEO

For more information, please contact:
Teemu Kangas-Kärki, COO and CFO, tel. +358 204 39 5703

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Established in 1649 as an ironworks in a small Finnish village, Fiskars has grown to be a leading global supplier of consumer products for the home, garden and outdoors. Available in more than 60 countries, Fiskars products solve everyday problems, making daily home, garden and outdoor projects easier and more enjoyable through superior performance and design. Fiskars is listed on NASDAQ OMX Helsinki, and in 2013 the company’s net sales were EUR 799 million. The Group’s key international brands are Fiskars, Iittala and Gerber.