The share

Mar 6 2015 - 11:46 AM CET
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The Swedish Match share is listed on NASDAQ OMX Stockholm.


Quarterly updates on Swedish Match operations and development.

Consumer websites for snus

Information about Swedish Match snus products.

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Snus and moist snuff

Swedish Match has a market leading position in the Scandinavian snus market and is the third largest producer of moist snuff in the US. Through its 50/50 joint venture, SMPM International, Swedish Match is well positioned to explore and develop new markets for snus outside of Scandinavia and the US.

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Other tobacco products

Swedish Match is a major player in the US market for mass market cigars and the largest manufacturer for chewing tobacco. Nearly all the products are sold exclusively on the US market.

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Swedish Match is the market leader for matches in many markets throughout the world, with well known local brands. For lighters, the Cricket brand has strong market positions in a large number of countries.


At Swedish Match you get the opportunity to grow and develop in an international environment.

Snus and health

Swedish Match seeks to constantly reduce or minimize presumed health risks in its snus products and to contribute to increased knowledge on the characteristics and use of snus.

The history of snus

In the 16th century, Swedes began to mix tobacco leaves with salt and water to place behind the upper lip. The snuff was born.


Prior to that however, the predecessor went from the caribbean, into the French court and then across Europe as the latest fashion.


For Swedish Match, Corporate Sustainability entails generating value for the Company and its stakeholders while addressing environmental impacts – in order to assure long term and sustainable growth.

Social responsibility

Social responsibility comprises three areas in the Swedish Match sustainability model: supplier responsibility, consumer and marketplace responsibility, and societal responsibility.

Environmental responsibility

For Swedish Match, environmental responsibility implies working consciously and actively to reduce and mitigate negative environmental impacts of the Company’s business operations.