Press archive

  • Semperit has appointed Frank Gumbinger as new CFO

    01.12.2016 (Press information)

    The Supervisory Board of Semperit AG Holding has appointed Frank Gumbinger (48) as Chief Financial Officer for three years – until 31 December 2019 – as of 1 December 2016. Born in Germany, Gumbinger studied Business...

  • Fire in porcelain former storage and mechanical workshop of Latexx Partners, Malaysia

    24.11.2016 (Press information)

    In the evening of 23 November 2016 (local time), a fire broke out in the Malaysian production site of examination and protective gloves (Latexx Partners). For safety reasons the operation of several adjacent production sites was...

  • Q1-3 2016 solid development in a challenging market environment

    17.11.2016 (Press information)

    Revenue at EUR 647.6 million (-6.4%) slightly below prior-year level. Declines in EBITDA (-4.2%) and EBIT (-13.5%). Confirmation of updated outlook for 2016

  • Semperit issues Corporate Schuldschein Loans of more than EUR 140 million

    07.11.2016 (Press information)

    Vienna, 7 November 2016 – The publicly listed Semperit Group successfully issued Corporate Schuldschein Loans totalling more than EUR 140 million. The issuance in three foreign currencies is the largest capital market transaction...

  • European innovation award EARTO 2016 goes to Semperit

    13.10.2016 (Press information)

    Last night, Semperit and the Polymer Competence Center Leoben GmbH (PCCL) received the European innovation award EARTO 2016 in Brussels for the development of Sempermed® Syntegra UV, the first anti-allergenic surgical glove...

  • Declan Daly terminates board activity with Semperit

    30.09.2016 (Press information)

    Chief Information Officer Declan Daly informed the company’s Supervisory Board that he does not intend to renew his current contract for another term after May 2017 in order to pursue other professional opportunities outside of...

  • Semperit Group updates its Outlook

    20.09.2016, 18:33 h (Disclosed inside information / Adhoc Release)

    Due to the continuous difficult situation in the Medical Sector and the cyclical decreasing demand in the Industrial Sector, especially in the Sempertrans segment, Semperit updates its outlook: The operational results of 2016...

  • Johannes Schmidt-Schultes terminates board activity with Semperit

    09.09.2016 (Press information)

    Chief Financial Officer Johannes Schmidt-Schultes informed the company’s Supervisory Board in today’s meeting that he will not be available for another contract renewal after his second term of office at the end of April 2017.

  • Stable operational development in H1 2016

    18.08.2016 (Press information)

    Revenue with EUR 438.7 million (-2.7%) slightly below previous year’s level despite market weakness. Improved EBITDA (+4.8%) and stable EBIT (+/-0.0%). Persistently challenging market environment expected for the second half of...

  • Semperit and PCCL among the three finalists for the European EARTO Innovation Award

    07.07.2016 (Press information)

    Semperit and the Polymer Competence Center Leoben (PCCL) have been nominated for the European innovation award, EARTO 2016, for the first anti-allergenic surgical glove worldwide, the Sempermed® Syntegra UV. With innovative...

  • "Flyingbelt" from Sempertrans and Agudio put into operation in Brazil

    01.07.2016 (Press information)

    At around 7 kilometres in length, this “Flyingbelt” is the longest in the world

  • Partial award against Siam Sempermed Corporation

    03.06.2016, 19:57 h (Disclosed inside information / Adhoc Release)

    Partial award against Siam Sempermed Corporation Ltd. (SSC) in arbitration proceedings regarding restoration of transparency, access to books of accounts, as well as to premises and factories

  • Successful Start in 2016

    19.05.2016 (Press information)

    Semperit slightly increases revenue to EUR 219.5 million in Q1 2016. EBITDA (+22.3%) and EBIT (+22.2%) significantly higher. Good order situation despite continuous difficult market environment...

  • Sempermed Joint Venture, Thailand

    06.05.2016, 15:11 h (Disclosed inside information / Adhoc Release)

    As already reported, Semperit Group is involved in three arbitrations against its Thai joint venture partner, Sri Trang-Agro Industry Public Co Ltd. Group and the joint venture company Siam Sempermed Corporation Ltd. (SSC),...

  • Management Board mandat of CEO Thomas Fahnemann extended

    26.04.2016 (Press information)

    Michele Melchiorre newly appointed to the Management Board as of June 2016. Annual General Meeting resolves to distribute a dividend of EUR 1.20 per share...

  • Partial award in arbitration regarding access to information

    25.03.2016, 18:41 h (Disclosed inside information / Adhoc Release)

    As already reported, the Semperit Group has been conducting three arbitrations (International Chamber of ...

  • Profitable growth in difficult market conditions in 2015

    17.03.2016 (Press information)

    The publicly listed Semperit Group showed a positive revenue and earnings development in 2015 in spite of an increasingly difficult market environment. Revenue rose 6.6% year-on-year to EUR 914.7 million...

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