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Lecta Temporarily Stops Line 8 Production at Its Condat Mill in France<p>​ <br></p><p><b>Given the Group's total production capacity, service to its coated paper customers will not be affected during this period.</b></p><p>Lecta has announced the temporary shutdown of line 8 production at its <a href="/_layouts/15/FIXUPREDIRECT.ASPX?WebId=ab4fa7a3-0634-4500-936f-c564acc72d36&TermSetId=df97ac4b-f748-499e-bb14-37fe224b64ce&TermId=3f2213df-84b8-40af-bd6d-f087879ac6f8"><b>Condat mill</b></a>, in the French town of Le Lardin Saint Lazare, from the end of April. The decision will be reevaluated in the following months depending on market developments.</p><p>The decrease in coated paper demand over the last several years resulted in overcapacity in our industry. The worsening of this trend observed in the last months is the main reason for the temporary line 8 shutdown at the Condat mill.</p><p>The <a href="/_layouts/15/FIXUPREDIRECT.ASPX?WebId=ab4fa7a3-0634-4500-936f-c564acc72d36&TermSetId=df97ac4b-f748-499e-bb14-37fe224b64ce&TermId=7c2c9e8b-7543-4862-892b-32208d6a07b6"><b>Condat brand</b></a> product range and service levels during this period are guaranteed due to efficiency improvements and streamlining on Condat line 4 as well as through the contribution of the <a href="/_layouts/15/FIXUPREDIRECT.ASPX?WebId=ab4fa7a3-0634-4500-936f-c564acc72d36&TermSetId=df97ac4b-f748-499e-bb14-37fe224b64ce&TermId=0866a620-7a67-4a83-a9c1-ba40e8832c56"><b>Group's</b></a> other coated paper mills.</p><p>Despite the temporary shutdown, meeting the overall demand of Lecta's <a href="/_layouts/15/FIXUPREDIRECT.ASPX?WebId=ab4fa7a3-0634-4500-936f-c564acc72d36&TermSetId=df97ac4b-f748-499e-bb14-37fe224b64ce&TermId=3d37603a-6fc4-4af4-98f8-bc5084b3b9af"><b>coated paper</b></a> customers is assured, given the <a href="/_layouts/15/FIXUPREDIRECT.ASPX?WebId=ab4fa7a3-0634-4500-936f-c564acc72d36&TermSetId=df97ac4b-f748-499e-bb14-37fe224b64ce&TermId=3ccc62f4-e8eb-41fd-a18c-afa9ebf92e7e"><b>Group's</b></a> total production capacity of more than 850,000 tons per year.</p><p>At the same time, Lecta continues working on a strategic transformation plan that will allow Condat to move forward with greater chances of success, although this project needs further definition over the next few months. </p><p>This plan would entail the transformation of production line 8 from manufacturing two-side coated papers to manufacturing specialty papers for <a href="/_layouts/15/FIXUPREDIRECT.ASPX?g=labels+and+flexible+packaging&WebId=ab4fa7a3-0634-4500-936f-c564acc72d36&TermSetId=df97ac4b-f748-499e-bb14-37fe224b64ce&TermId=6f8e8f6e-63cc-42b3-a429-96193deaa456"><b>labels and flexible packaging</b></a>, a market in which Lecta has extensive experience given its manufacturing operations in Spain and business operations worldwide.</p><p>For more information about Lecta, please visit us at <a href="/en/">www.lecta.com</a>.</p><p> <br> </p>​​3/15/2019 8:25:00 AMGP0|#3d4228d1-4e33-4442-8d6d-5cdf7a64e28d;L0|#03d4228d1-4e33-4442-8d6d-5cdf7a64e28d|Corporate;GTSet|#350ef441-9f26-4297-b048-ea073797baca;GP0|#094b9f37-fabe-4b8f-b660-37dbffedf87c;L0|#0094b9f37-fabe-4b8f-b660-37dbffedf87c|Investor;GP0|#72af0663-528c-4891-b4e1-66fb20aabb7e;L0|#072af0663-528c-4891-b4e1-66fb20aabb7e|Producthttps://www.lecta.com/en/news/Pages/Lecta-Temporarily-Stops-Line-8-Production-at-Its-Condat-Mill-in-France.aspxLecta Temporarily Stops Line 8 Production at Its Condat Mill in France
Lecta presents its new Creaset HG HWS paper<p> <strong>​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​ <br></strong></p><p> <strong>For high wet-strength refillable bottle labels​.</strong></p><p>Lecta continues developing its <a href="/_layouts/15/FIXUPREDIRECT.ASPX?WebId=ab4fa7a3-0634-4500-936f-c564acc72d36&TermSetId=df97ac4b-f748-499e-bb14-37fe224b64ce&TermId=90c8b934-8fea-4764-a565-ba66a7457a48"><strong>Creaset</strong></a>​ one-side coated paper line, designed for the label and flexible packaging sector, with its new <a href="/_layouts/15/FIXUPREDIRECT.ASPX?WebId=ab4fa7a3-0634-4500-936f-c564acc72d36&TermSetId=df97ac4b-f748-499e-bb14-37fe224b64ce&TermId=259cf4d7-132d-4ed9-ac50-04bbf3cee0b6"> <strong>Creaset HG HWS</strong></a> paper for the beverage industry. </p><p> <strong>Creaset HG HWS</strong> is a high wet-strength, alkali-resistant high gloss paper. It is particularly suitable for all types of refillable containers that need to be recovered in caustic soda baths.</p><p> <strong>Creaset HG HWS</strong> </p><p> <strong>Creaset HG HWS</strong> is ideal for beer and wines, whose labels require high resistance to low temperatures and ice water. Creaset HG HWS guarantees a flawless aspect throughout their useful life. It also offers excellent performance on labeling lines, with a perfect fit and, thanks to its wet-strength treatment, prevents edge lift, blistering and wrinkling. </p><p>The new <strong>Creaset HG HWS</strong> paper is designed for high-speed printing given its stiffness and fast ink penetration. It is suitable for offset, flexo and rotogravure printing.</p> <p>It is available in 65, 68, 70, 75 and 80 g/m<sup style="font-size:9px;">2</sup> in plain finish.</p><p>The entire <strong>Creaset</strong> line is manufactured with Elemental Chlorine Free (ECF) pulp. It is manufactured to ISO 14001 and EMAS environmental management standards, ISO 50001 energy management standard, ISO 9001 quality standard and OHSAS 18001 occupational health and safety standard. It is also available with PEFC™ and FSC® Chain-of-Custody forest certifications upon request.</p><p>For more information about Creaset and other Lecta products, please visit <a href="/en">www.lecta.com</a>.</p><div> <br> </div>​​2/6/2019 12:15:00 PMGP0|#3d4228d1-4e33-4442-8d6d-5cdf7a64e28d;L0|#03d4228d1-4e33-4442-8d6d-5cdf7a64e28d|Corporate;GTSet|#350ef441-9f26-4297-b048-ea073797baca;GP0|#50052dcf-48c4-441e-b894-54284426c344;L0|#050052dcf-48c4-441e-b894-54284426c344|Press;GP0|#72af0663-528c-4891-b4e1-66fb20aabb7e;L0|#072af0663-528c-4891-b4e1-66fb20aabb7e|Producthttps://www.lecta.com/en/news/Pages/Lecta-presents-its-new-Creaset-HG-HWS-paper.aspxLecta presents its new Creaset HG HWS paper
Lecta to publish its FY 2018 results on 30 April and to hold a conference call on 6 May<p>​​​​​​​​<br></p><p>​<strong><a href="/SiteCollectionDocuments/BT%20premium%20invitation%20to%20attendees%20FY2018%20results,%20DC%2028-01-2019.pdf" target="_blank" style="text-decoration-line:underline;">Download Notice</a></strong></p><p> <br> </p> 1/27/2019 11:00:00 PMGP0|#094b9f37-fabe-4b8f-b660-37dbffedf87c;L0|#0094b9f37-fabe-4b8f-b660-37dbffedf87c|Investor;GTSet|#350ef441-9f26-4297-b048-ea073797bacahttps://www.lecta.com/en/news/Pages/Lecta-to-publish-its-FY-2018-results-on-30-April-and-to-hold-a-conference-call-on-6-May.aspxLecta to publish its FY 2018 results on 30 April and to hold a conference call on 6 May
The Beauty of Nature and Botticelli's "Primavera" in the 2019 Lecta Calendar<p> <strong>​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​ <br></strong></p><p><strong>An elegant proposal entitled <em>Flora Renaissance.</em></strong></p><p>Lecta welcomes 2019 with its new annual calendar featuring distinctive details from the arrival of spring in Sandro Botticelli's "Primavera", where the young goddess Flora is seen decorating nature with flowers and plants in her path.</p><p>Beyond the beauty and symbolism of the mythological and pagan figures in this famous work of art, Lecta offers a new vision showcasing the abundant, colorful floral and plant world of the Tuscany spring, which Botticelli renders with extraordinary precision and elegance in his monumental painting.</p><p>Flora's headdress. The folds in her tunic. The grass in the meadow. The fruit trees of the forest are among the 12 attractive, original selections enhanced by the quality of the <a href="/_layouts/15/FIXUPREDIRECT.ASPX?WebId=ab4fa7a3-0634-4500-936f-c564acc72d36&TermSetId=df97ac4b-f748-499e-bb14-37fe224b64ce&TermId=e193c219-217c-485c-b781-4ce1656a25fd"><strong>GardaPat 13 <em>KIARA</em></strong></a> paper on which the calendar is printed.</p><p>With this Italian Renaissance masterpiece, Lecta completes the trilogy of calendars devoted to reproducing great works of art on its premium paper for the publishing industry.</p><p>For more information, please visit <a href="/en">www.lecta.com</a>.</p><div> <br> </div>​12/20/2018 11:00:00 PMGP0|#3d4228d1-4e33-4442-8d6d-5cdf7a64e28d;L0|#03d4228d1-4e33-4442-8d6d-5cdf7a64e28d|Corporate;GTSet|#350ef441-9f26-4297-b048-ea073797baca;GP0|#50052dcf-48c4-441e-b894-54284426c344;L0|#050052dcf-48c4-441e-b894-54284426c344|Presshttps://www.lecta.com/en/news/Pages/The-Beauty-of-Nature-and-Botticelli-s-Primavera-in-the-2019-Lecta-Calendar.aspxThe Beauty of Nature and Botticelli's "Primavera" in the 2019 Lecta Calendar
Lecta publishes its Q3 2018 results<p>​​​​​​​<br></p><p>Download <a href="https://cmspro.lecta.com/DownloadAreaDocuments/Lecta_Group_Interim_report_30_09_2018.pdf" target="_blank"><b>Interim Report</b></a> and <a href="https://cmspro.lecta.com/DownloadAreaDocuments/Lecta_Group_Management_report_30_09_2018.pdf" target="_blank"><b>Management Report</b></a>.</p> ​​​ <div> <br> </div>​​11/28/2018 11:00:00 PMGP0|#094b9f37-fabe-4b8f-b660-37dbffedf87c;L0|#0094b9f37-fabe-4b8f-b660-37dbffedf87c|Investor;GTSet|#350ef441-9f26-4297-b048-ea073797bacahttps://www.lecta.com/en/news/Pages/Lecta-publishes-its-Q3-2018-results.aspxLecta publishes its Q3 2018 results
The Allure of Contrast in Lecta’s New Book "Divergence"<p> <strong>​​​​​​​​​​ <br></strong></p><p> <strong>A creative concept presented on Lecta's premium coated papers.</strong></p><p> <a href="/_layouts/15/FIXUPREDIRECT.ASPX?item=%22Divergence%22%3a+The+Book&WebId=ab4fa7a3-0634-4500-936f-c564acc72d36&TermSetId=df97ac4b-f748-499e-bb14-37fe224b64ce&TermId=4e989ab7-e89e-4c68-87bb-d34eb6cb104d"><strong>"Divergence"</strong></a>, the latest edition of Lecta's yearly publishing project, once again showcases the end print results that can be achieved on its range of publishing papers.</p><p>This year's book features an original concept that explores the beauty of opposites through image. The project juxtaposes evocative color and black-and-white photos that show us how contrast and difference enable us to distinguish one thing from another.</p><p>The notion of differentiation is also reflected in the selection of the two different <a href="/_layouts/15/FIXUPREDIRECT.ASPX?WebId=ab4fa7a3-0634-4500-936f-c564acc72d36&TermSetId=df97ac4b-f748-499e-bb14-37fe224b64ce&TermId=3d37603a-6fc4-4af4-98f8-bc5084b3b9af"><strong>2-side coated papers</strong></a> on which the book was printed: <a href="/_layouts/15/FIXUPREDIRECT.ASPX?WebId=ab4fa7a3-0634-4500-936f-c564acc72d36&TermSetId=df97ac4b-f748-499e-bb14-37fe224b64ce&TermId=44678897-6ed3-43ab-9e10-ae8257240818"><strong>GardaPremium Natural</strong></a>, a silk paper with a smooth surface and a natural shade, and <a href="/_layouts/15/FIXUPREDIRECT.ASPX?WebId=ab4fa7a3-0634-4500-936f-c564acc72d36&TermSetId=df97ac4b-f748-499e-bb14-37fe224b64ce&TermId=5b81c069-2295-4d69-9f1a-b4d016a08f8b"><strong>GardaPat 13 BIANKA</strong></a>, a matt paper with a pure white shade, high bulk (volume 1.3) and a velvet surface. Two extremes of surface, color and volume each of which add value - like all of Lecta's premium publishing papers – to the end print result in different ways.</p><p>For full details on Lecta’s extensive range of coated and uncoated papers, please visit <a href="/en">www.lecta.com</a>​​​, where you can also request a copy of the book​. </p><div> <br> </div>11/20/2018 11:00:00 PMGP0|#3d4228d1-4e33-4442-8d6d-5cdf7a64e28d;L0|#03d4228d1-4e33-4442-8d6d-5cdf7a64e28d|Corporate;GTSet|#350ef441-9f26-4297-b048-ea073797baca;GP0|#50052dcf-48c4-441e-b894-54284426c344;L0|#050052dcf-48c4-441e-b894-54284426c344|Press;GP0|#72af0663-528c-4891-b4e1-66fb20aabb7e;L0|#072af0663-528c-4891-b4e1-66fb20aabb7e|Producthttps://www.lecta.com/en/news/Pages/The-Allure-of-Contrast-in-Lecta-s-New-Book-Divergence.aspxThe Allure of Contrast in Lecta’s New Book "Divergence"Lecta’s New Book "Divergence"
Lecta Presents its Extensive Range of Papers for Beverage Labels at BrauBeviale 2018<p> <strong>​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​<br></strong></p><p></p><p> <strong>The world's largest event for the beverage industry will be held in Nuremberg, Germany, from November 13-15.</strong></p><p>Lecta will again participate in the BrauBeviale trade show with its extensive portfolio of special papers for beverage labels. It will feature its latest developments in metallized paper, one-side coated paper and self-adhesive materials at this exhibition which last year attracted nearly 1,200 exhibitors and 40,000 beer and other beverage industry professionals.</p><p>Lecta's range of high-vacuum 100% recyclable metallized papers, <a href="/_layouts/15/FIXUPREDIRECT.ASPX?WebId=ab4fa7a3-0634-4500-936f-c564acc72d36&TermSetId=df97ac4b-f748-499e-bb14-37fe224b64ce&TermId=f3747b76-9025-4725-84d4-c1890685338d"><strong>Metalvac</strong></a>, will be on exhibit with two special paper lines designed for premium beverage labels and for label converters: <a href="https://cmspro.lecta.com/MarquetingMaterialsDocuments/LectaMetalvacWetGlueLabels.pdf" target="_blank"> <strong> <em>Wet-glue labels</em></strong></a>, for beer, water, spirits and wine labels available with high, medium and low moisture resistance and ideal for returnable and one-way bottles, and <a href="https://cmspro.lecta.com/MarquetingMaterialsDocuments/LectaMetalvacPressureSensitiveLabels.pdf" target="_blank"> <strong> <em>Pressure-sensitive labels</em></strong></a>​, papers designed to be transformed into self-adhesive facestock for labels. </p><p>The Metalvac range is available in different finishes (plain, pin-head, brushed and linen).</p><p> <a href="https://cmspro.lecta.com/MarquetingMaterialsDocuments/CreasetEndlessPossibilities.pdf" target="_blank"> <strong>"Endless possibilities"</strong></a> is the swatchbook for Lecta's <a href="/_layouts/15/FIXUPREDIRECT.ASPX?WebId=ab4fa7a3-0634-4500-936f-c564acc72d36&TermSetId=df97ac4b-f748-499e-bb14-37fe224b64ce&TermId=90c8b934-8fea-4764-a565-ba66a7457a48"><strong>Creaset</strong></a> one-side coated paper line, designed for the labels and flexible packaging segment. Its "Labels" range for beverages includes papers specifically designed for beer bottles such as light wet-strength Creaset LWS, for drinks (especially water) and high wet-strength <a href="/_layouts/15/FIXUPREDIRECT.ASPX?WebId=ab4fa7a3-0634-4500-936f-c564acc72d36&TermSetId=df97ac4b-f748-499e-bb14-37fe224b64ce&TermId=fa8bd406-a2e8-45a5-bafe-09afa67530b0"><strong>Creaset LWS</strong></a>, for drinks (especially water) and high wet-strength <a href="/_layouts/15/FIXUPREDIRECT.ASPX?WebId=ab4fa7a3-0634-4500-936f-c564acc72d36&TermSetId=df97ac4b-f748-499e-bb14-37fe224b64ce&TermId=d43f0f5f-319d-4a22-97e7-48234afd50cf"><strong>Creaset HWS</strong></a> papers, available with smooth, embossed and now extra-strength embossed finishes, ideal for applications that require a more artisanal touch.</p><p>Our <a href="https://www.adestor.com/en-US/Pages/default.aspx" target="_blank"><strong>Adestor</strong></a> self-adhesive labels from the "Labels to Celebrate" collection feature an excellent and versatile selection of papers and films combined with water-based acrylic adhesives to meet the needs of the most demanding final applications in the beverage sector. The 27 exclusive labels featured in the catalog were manufactured with different printing techniques such as silkscreen, stamping and embossing, highlighting their benefits in terms of machinability and print quality.</p><p>"Labels to Celebrate" also includes special facestock such as papers with a natural shade, embossed and gloss pearl finishes and metallized papers highly resistant to moisture and the cold. Combined with the <a href="https://www.adestor.com/en-US/Pages/FichaComponente.aspx?tipocomp=2&componente=5" target="_blank"><strong>BC361Plus</strong></a> and <a href="https://www.adestor.com/en-US/Pages/FichaComponente.aspx?tipocomp=2&componente=16" target="_blank"><strong>VR152</strong></a> ​acrylic adhesives, they are the ideal solution for all bottles subject to ice-bucket immersion or that need to be recovered in caustic soda baths.</p><p>We look forward to seeing you at BrauBeviale, <strong>Hall 4 - stand 438</strong>, November 13–15th. </p><p>For more information about Lecta's range of specialty papers, please visit <a href="/en"><strong>www.lecta.com</strong></a></p><p> <br> </p><p>​​<br></p>10/22/2018 10:00:00 PMGP0|#3d4228d1-4e33-4442-8d6d-5cdf7a64e28d;L0|#03d4228d1-4e33-4442-8d6d-5cdf7a64e28d|Corporate;GTSet|#350ef441-9f26-4297-b048-ea073797baca;GP0|#50052dcf-48c4-441e-b894-54284426c344;L0|#050052dcf-48c4-441e-b894-54284426c344|Press;GP0|#72af0663-528c-4891-b4e1-66fb20aabb7e;L0|#072af0663-528c-4891-b4e1-66fb20aabb7e|Producthttps://www.lecta.com/en/news/Pages/Lecta-Presents-its-Extensive-Range-of-Papers-for-Beverage-Labels-at-BrauBeviale-2018.aspxLecta Presents its Extensive Range of Papers for Beverage Labels at BrauBeviale 2018Lecta Presents its Extensive Range of Papers for Beverage Labels at BrauBeviale 2018
Lecta Presents Its Latest Developments in Publishing Papers at the Frankfurt Book Fair<p> <strong>​​​​​​​​​​​<br></strong></p><p> <strong>The company will showcase its wide range of premium coated and uncoated papers for the publishing industry.</strong></p><p>Once again, Lecta returns to the Frankfurt Book Fair, the leading international event for the publishing industry, which will be held from October 10-14th, and will bring together professionals worldwide. </p><p>This year, Lecta will present its new book <a href="/_layouts/15/FIXUPREDIRECT.ASPX?item=%22Divergence%22%3a+The+Book&WebId=ab4fa7a3-0634-4500-936f-c564acc72d36&TermSetId=df97ac4b-f748-499e-bb14-37fe224b64ce&TermId=4e989ab7-e89e-4c68-87bb-d34eb6cb104d" target="_blank"> <strong>“Divergence”</strong></a>, an original concept that explores the beauty of opposites through image. The project juxtaposes suggestive visual work to show us how contrast and difference enable us to distinguish one thing from the rest. </p><p>The notion of differentiation is also reflected in the selection of the two different 2-side coated papers on which the book was printed: <a href="/_layouts/15/FIXUPREDIRECT.ASPX?WebId=ab4fa7a3-0634-4500-936f-c564acc72d36&TermSetId=df97ac4b-f748-499e-bb14-37fe224b64ce&TermId=44678897-6ed3-43ab-9e10-ae8257240818"> <strong>GardaPremium Natural</strong></a>, a silk paper with a smooth surface and a natural shade, and <a href="/_layouts/15/FIXUPREDIRECT.ASPX?WebId=ab4fa7a3-0634-4500-936f-c564acc72d36&TermSetId=df97ac4b-f748-499e-bb14-37fe224b64ce&TermId=5b81c069-2295-4d69-9f1a-b4d016a08f8b"> <strong>GardaPat 13 BIANKA</strong></a>, a matt paper with a pure white shade, high bulk (volume 1.3) and a velvet surface. Two extremes of surface, color and volume, each of which add value – like all of Lecta’s premium publishing papers - to the end print result in different ways.</p><p>We look forward to seeing you at the Frankfurt Book Fair, <strong>Hall 4.0 - stand F87</strong>, October 10-14th. </p><p>For full details on Lecta’s extensive range of coated and uncoated papers, please visit <a href="/en">www.lecta.com​​</a>.</p><p> <br> </p><p> <br> </p>9/26/2018 10:00:00 PMGP0|#3d4228d1-4e33-4442-8d6d-5cdf7a64e28d;L0|#03d4228d1-4e33-4442-8d6d-5cdf7a64e28d|Corporate;GTSet|#350ef441-9f26-4297-b048-ea073797baca;GP0|#50052dcf-48c4-441e-b894-54284426c344;L0|#050052dcf-48c4-441e-b894-54284426c344|Press;GP0|#72af0663-528c-4891-b4e1-66fb20aabb7e;L0|#072af0663-528c-4891-b4e1-66fb20aabb7e|Producthttps://www.lecta.com/en/news/Pages/Lecta-Presents-Its-Latest-Developments-in-Publishing-Papers-at-the-Frankfurt-Book-Fair.aspxLecta Presents Its Latest Developments in Publishing Papers at the Frankfurt Book Fair