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Sofidel Group

The Sofidel Group, a privately held company owned by the Stefani and Lazzareschi families, is a world leader in the manufacture of paper for hygienic and domestic use. Founded in 1966, the Group has subsidiaries in 14 countries - Italy, Spain, the UK, Ireland, France, Belgium, Germany, Sweden, Poland, Hungary, Greece, Turkey, Romania and the USA - with more than 6,760 employees. With a consolidated turnover over 2,600 million US Dollars (2020), Sofidel is the second largest paper manufacturer in Europe and the sixth in the world (1,428,000 tonnes per annum - 2020). Papernet is the brand for the Away From Home products. Other brands include: Regina, Softis, Le Trèfle, Sopalin,  Nouvelle, Thirst Pockets, KittenSoft, Nalys, Cosynel, Yumy, Soft & Easy, Volare, Onda, Lycke, Nicky. A member of UN Global Compact and the international WWF Climate Savers program, the Sofidel Group considers sustainability a strategic factor with regards to growth and is committed to promoting a sustainable development.


“Making everyday life tidier, cleaner, safer, more practical and pleasant by investing in people and innovation and promoting conduct based on sustainability, commercial transparency and respect for regulations, with the aim of creating value for customers, employees, partners, shareholders and the community”.

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