Ontex sets science-based targets for climate action

Ontex commits to achieving carbon-neutral operations by 2030. The company will reduce its own greenhouse gas emissions by 50% by 2030. Ontex aims to achieve these goals through energy savings, on-site renewable energy production, purchasing energy from renewable sources, and carbon offsets via reforestation projects. Ontex also wants to cut the emissions of its global supply chain by 25% by 2030.

Ontex Santé France donates nearly half a million baby diapers to Red Cross

Since the start of the pandemic, Ontex has donated more than 5.1 million Ontex products to people in need. Faced with the urgent need for personal hygiene products for families in need in the North of France, Ontex has donated more than 469,000 baby diapers through the Red Cross.
The Red Cross in the North of France will be in charge of distributing the diapers to families in need.


Investor Update

Ontex to focus on partner brands & healthcare in Europe and North America, marking a strategy shift towards the creation of a New Ontex.

Ontex keeps innovating with baby diaper absorption technology Climaflex®

Ontex today presented its new technology Climaflex®. Climaflex is the next generation baby diaper core technology developed by Ontex engineers and Ontex’s R&D team in Germany. Climaflex ensures comfort, keeps the baby’s skin protected and ensures absorption even under the toughest conditions, with extensive baby motion.


Ontex announces details for its Q3 2021 trading update and webcast

Ontex Group NV, a leading international provider of personal hygiene solutions, with expertise in baby care, feminine care and adult care, will release its Q3 2021 trading update evanat 7:00 am CET/6:00 am UK on Thursday, October 28, 2021.

Ontex maintains efforts to keep personal hygiene products accessible to local community

Since the start of the pandemic, Ontex has donated more than 4.5 million Ontex products to people in need. Ahead of the International Day for the Eradication of Poverty, which is an international observance taking place each year on October 17th, Ontex today announces an additional donation of 7,500 face masks to charity organization Vierdedewereld groep Mensen voor Mensen.


Ontex notes decision by Mexican Competition Authority on legacy industry practices and confirms no net financial cost for Ontex

Ontex Group NV noted today that COFECE, the Mexican antitrust authority, announced their decision on legacy practices in the personal hygiene industry. Their decision confirms that the facts investigated relate to the period February 2008 to June 2014, prior to Ontex’s acquisition of Mabe in 2016.


Ontex announces cash payment of €81 million received from arbitration settlement regarding the acquisition of its Brazilian business in 2017

Ontex Group NV announced today that Ontex has received 500 million Brazilian Reais (81 million euros) from Hypera S.A.

Ontex Mayen to Cease Manufacturing and Become an Excellence Center for Global Process Engineering and Global Platform Innovation

Mayen, Germany, September 17, 2021. Ontex today announced that manufacturing at its plant in Mayen (Germany) will be gradually phased out by mid-2022. Mayen will become an excellence center for Global Process Engineering, Global Product Technology and Market Adaptation Baby Care, and thereby will be instrumental to bring innovations faster to our consumers.


Ontex announces R$500 million arbitration settlement regarding the acquisition of its Brazilian business in 2017

Ontex Group NV has entered into an agreement with Hypera S.A. settling certain claims relating to the acquisition of the Brazilian personal hygiene business of Hypera by Ontex. As part of the settlement, Ontex will receive 500 million Brazilian Reais (€81 million) from Hypera by October 1, 2021.

Ontex Breaks Ground for Italy’s Largest Solar Power Project with On-site Power Consumption

Ontex today broke ground for a large solar installation at the site of its factory in Ortona, Italy. On-site solar power production helps Ontex to achieve carbon neutral operations by 2030.


Ontex announces transactions in own shares

Ontex Group NV hereby announces, in accordance with applicable rules, that it has renewed the forward purchase agreements on 22 June.

A Lovely Day Launched in France – First 100% Online Incontinence Protection Subscription in Europe

Ontex today announced the launch of A Lovely Day, its first digital subscription brand in incontinence. A Lovely Day is launched in France as a challenger brand that protects people from stigma surrounding incontinence, as much as it protects them from incontinence itself.


Ontex: Transparency Declaration Notification

Ontex Group NV (“Ontex”) discloses the notification of significant shareholdings that it has received according to the Belgian Law of 2 May 2007 on the disclosure of significant shareholdings in listed companies.


Ontex announces details for its H1 2021 results and webcast

Ontex announces details for its H1 2021 results and webcast.


Ontex Group NV Announces Refinancing Transactions

Ontex Group NV announced today that it has priced its offering of €580 million in aggregate principal amount of 3.50% senior notes due 2026.


Ontex Group NV Announces Disclosure of Additional Information in Connection with Current Refinancing of the Group’s Debt

Ontex announces today that, in connection with the current refinancing of the Group’s debt, it has disclosed certain additional business and financial information to shareholders of Ontex.


Ontex Group NV Announces Offering of €580 Million Senior Notes

Ontex Group NV announces the launch of an offering of €580 million in aggregate principal amount of its euro-denominated fixed-rate senior notes due 2026.


Ontex: Returning to Value Creation – Progress Update

Ontex Group NV (Euronext Brussels: ONTEX) hosted its Investor Update on June 21st at 14:00 CET. Esther Berrozpe, Chief Executive Officer and Peter Vanneste, Chief Financial Officer presented a progress update of the actions deployed on Ontex’s strategic priorities outlined on February 24, 2021. These actions are mainly designed to mitigate the short term market headwinds, as well as securing a successful refinancing of the debt. A long term strategic plan will be presented at year end.

Ontex Launches Smart Diaper Service that Enhances Continence Care Efficiency and Dignity

has developed a smart continence management service to care homes and hospitals in Europe under the brand Orizon.
Hospitals and elderly care facilities face tremendous time and budget pressure to take care of residents. Incontinence is one of the most prevalent conditions in age care facilities, and one of the most important components of the cost for caring in institutions.


All resolutions approved at Ontex Group’s 2021 Shareholders’ Meeting

Ontex Group NV today held its Annual General Meeting of Shareholders (AGM) and Extraordinary General Meeting (EGM) virtually. Shareholders of the Company voted in favor of all resolutions proposed in the AGM and in the EGM.


Ontex: Transparency Declaration Notification

On April 22, 2021, Groupe Bruxelles Lambert, and its affiliated entities, notified Ontex that it holds, as a result of the acquisition of voting securities or voting rights, 16,454,453 shares in Ontex and has so crossed above the threshold of 15.00% of voting securities in Ontex on April 20, 2021 to 19.98%.


Ontex announces Executive Management Committee appointments: Peter Vanneste as Chief Financial Officer and Vincent Crepy as Chief Supply Chain Officer

Ontex (Euronext: ONTEX) announces today two key appointments to its Executive Management Committee, effective May 1, 2021. Peter Vanneste takes up the position of Chief Financial Officer and Vincent Crepy takes up the new role of Chief Supply Chain Officer.


Ontex Q1 2021 trading update: Revenue and operating margin down in the context of soft demand Leadership appointments to drive turnaround

Ontex Group NV (Euronext Brussels: ONTEX) today announced its trading update for the three months ending March 31, 2021.

Ontex publishes its 2020 Integrated Annual Report

Ontex Group NV (“Ontex”), a leading international provider of personal hygiene solutions across all generations, has published its 2020 Integrated Annual Report.