Esselte announces strategic alliance


26 October 2006 — Belfast (UK): Esselte has signed a strategic alliance agreement with Belfast-based paper company, Victor Stationery.

The companies have joined forces to utilise their combined paper manufacturing and distribution capabilities.


As a result, Esselte will close its existing production facilities for paper pads in Sweden and move the machinery to Victor Stationery’s plants in Estonia.


Victor Stationery will also develop a new range of value-added products for Esselte, including environmentally-friendly products.