Ahlstrom-Munksjö to renew its business platform for future success
AHLSTROM-MUNKSJÖ OYJ, PRESS RELEASE, FEBRUARY 13, 2020 at 13:00 EET
Ahlstrom-Munksjö will introduce renewed business processes and modern systems to create a strong foundation to operate its global business effectively and strengthen the customer experience. This new, stronger platform will greatly benefit Ahlstrom-Munksjö’s way of doing business by utilizing the data and the opportunities for further digitalization.
“Creating a strong business platform is a key enabler in our growth strategy implementation. During the next years we will renew our business processes and modernize the business technology accordingly. This will generate efficiency and agility, transparency and improved stakeholder value as well as contribute to the profitable growth,” says President and CEO Hans Sohlström.
The business platform renewal will be carried out during several years in a way that is manageable both to the personnel and business of Ahlstrom-Munksjö. The work will be started this year with a thorough planning phase. “We need to see to it that our people across the organization can do their best in this joint effort and that they have time to gain the required new competencies,” adds Hans.
“This is going to be a business and people driven transformation. We will utilize our proven ability to innovate and are ready to drive the transformation in the entire industry,” summarizes Hans Sohlström.
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Ahlstrom-Munksjö in brief
Ahlstrom-Munksjö is a global leader in fiber-based materials, supplying innovative and sustainable solutions to its customers. Our mission is to expand the role of fiber-based solutions for sustainable everyday life. Our offering include filter materials, release liners, food and beverage processing materials, decor papers, abrasive and tape backings, electrotechnical paper, glass fiber materials, medical fiber materials and solutions for diagnostics as well as a range of specialty papers for industrial and consumer end-uses. Our annual net sales is about EUR 3 billion and we employ some 8,000 people. The Ahlstrom-Munksjö share is listed on the Nasdaq Helsinki and Stockholm. Read more at www.ahlstrom-munksjo.com