Letter from Chairman and CEO

FIT FOR THE FUTURE

Nigel Northridge, Chairman and Niels Frederiksen, CEO

2019 was yet another transformative year. We accelerated the modernisation of our company, announced the biggest acquisition in the history of our Group and announced further reductions in our manufacturing footprint.

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We generate

Financial Performance 2019

Net sales

(DKKm)

2.6%
2019
2018
2017
xx
6,464
6,732

Ebitda

(DKKm)

3.5%
2019
2018
2017
xx
6,464
6,732

Free cash flow before acquistions

(DKKm)

668
2019
2018
2017
xx
6,464
6,732

Net profit

(DKKm)

666
2019
2018
2017
xx
6,464
6,732

Proposed ordinary dividend

(DKK per share)

6.00
4,3%
2019
2018
2017
xx
6,464
6,732
Fine cut tobacco
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NORTH AMERICA ONLINE & RETAIL NORTH AMERICA BRANDED 2,398 1,219 REGION SMOKING TOBACCO & ACCESSORIES 1,601 REGION MACHINE-MADE CIGARS 1,653 24% 18% 35% 23% NET SALES PER DIVISIONS (DKK million)

Net sales per Division

(DKKm)

  • North America online & retail 2,398 (35%)
  • North America branded 1,219 (18%)
  • Region MMC
    (Machine-made cigars)
    1,653 (24%)
  • Region ST&A
    (Smoking tobaco & Accessories)
    1,601 (23%)
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Must win battles

Global Reach

Our Presence

Relentless focus on smoking enjoyment and on becoming the undisputed leader in cigars and pipe tobacco. This is key to how we ensure sustainable shareholder value.

SALES COMPANIES
Production sites PRODUCTION SITES
Main offices MAIN OFFICES
200
LEADING
BRANDS
14
COUNTRIES WITH
SALES COMPANIES
7650
EMPLOYEES
WORLDWIDE
12
PRODUCTION
SITES
Sales company countries
Australia, Belgium, Canada, Denmark, France, Italy, Germany, the Netherlands, New Zealand, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, the UK and the US
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