Sales slightly up at Lyreco Switzerland
| 11 April, 2019
Lyreco Switzerland reported a successful 2018 despite a challenging business environment. Sales for the year were CHF 226.8 million exceeding the previous year's CHF 219.1 million. With continued price pressure, order volumes increased, compensating for price loss.
The number of employees at the end of the year amounted to 499 employees, slightly above the previous year's level of 493.
Lyreco Switzerland said it focused on expanding the product range in areas such as personal protective equipment, cleaning and hygiene as well as snacks. New services such as "Lyreco Print Services" also had a positive impact on sales.