Sweden based SCA acquires BSN medical for €2.74 bn ($ 2.88 bn) on a debt- and cash-free basis.
BSN medical develops, manufactures, markets and sells products within wound care, compression therapy and orthopedics.
BSN medical has brands such as Leukoplast, Cutimed, JOBST, Delta Cast, Delta Lite and Actimove that sell in 140 different countries with production in 11 countries. BSN medical currently has approximately 6,000 employees.
BSN medical was established in April 2001.
BSN medical develops, manufactures, markets and sells products within wound care, compression therapy and orthopedics. The company’s headquarters is in Hamburg.
About Svenska Cellulosa Aktiebolaget (SCA)
Svenska Cellulosa Aktiebolaget (SCA) (English: Swedish Cellulose Company) is a Swedish consumer goods company and pulp and paper manufacturer with headquarters in Stockholm.
Its main products include personal care products (incontinence products, baby nappies and feminine hygiene products), tissue (toilet tissue, kitchen towels, handkerchiefs, napkins etc.), publication papers, solid-wood products and forest-based biofuel.
Source: – SCA’s Press Release