Cloetta AB: Interim Report, Q2, April – June 2016

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Cloetta (STO:CLAB)

· Net sales for the quarter increased by 6.4 per cent to SEK 1,362m (1,280), including a negative impact from foreign exchange rates of –0.5 per cent. Organic growth was 2.0 per cent.

· Operating profit increased to SEK 142m (130).

· Cash flow from operating activities amounted to SEK 114m (163).

· Net debt/EBITDA ratio was 2.82x (3.30).

This information is information that Cloetta AB is obliged to make public pursuant to the EU Market Abuse Regulation and the Securities Markets Act. The information was submitted for publication, through the agency of the contact person set out below, at 8:00 a.m. CET on 15 July 2016.

About Cloetta

Cloetta, founded in 1862, is a leading confectionary company in the Nordic region, the Netherlands, and Italy. In total, Cloetta products are sold in more than 50 countries worldwide. Cloetta owns some of the strongest brands on the market, such as Läkerol, Cloetta, Jenkki, Kexchoklad, Malaco, Sportlife, Saila, Red Band and Sperlari. Cloetta has 13 production units in six countries. Cloetta’s class B-shares are traded on Nasdaq Stockholm. More information about Cloetta is available on www.cloetta.com

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Contacts

Cloetta
Jacob Broberg
Senior Vice President Corporate Communications and Investor Relations
+46 70-190 00 33
or
Danko Maras
Chief Financial Officer
+46 76-627 69 46

Contacts

Cloetta
Jacob Broberg
Senior Vice President Corporate Communications and Investor Relations
+46 70-190 00 33
or
Danko Maras
Chief Financial Officer
+46 76-627 69 46