Essity is a leading global hygiene and health company that develops, produces, markets and sells products and services in the areas of Personal Care, Consumer Tissue and Professional Hygiene.
Value is created by developing leading hygiene and health products that enhance people’s well-being and quality of life. The innovation process plays a central role in Essity’s strategy. It is based on current trends, customer and consumer insight, new technology, new business models and Essity’s ambition to contribute to a sustainable and circular society. Essity works with digitalization in all parts of operations, such as online sales and development of digital solutions for customers and consumers. Through continuous efficiency improvement and focus on growing profitable market positions and improving or leaving low-performing positions, Essity works to improve profitability.
Operations are global, with sales in some 150 countries. The product offering covers a wide range of areas including incontinence products, feminine care products, baby diapers, wound care, compression therapy and orthopedics, professional hygiene, toilet paper and paper towels. Sales are made under own brands, of which several are global leaders, as well as under retailers’ private labels. Essity has a strong brand portfolio with globally leading brands, such as TENA and Tork, and other brands such as JOBST, Leukoplast, Libero, Libresse, Lotus, Nosotras, Saba and Tempo. The company has a strong position in many emerging markets, including China, Latin America and Russia.