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Pekka Kuusniemi appointed as CEO of Raisio Plc

Raisio plc’s Board of Directors has appointed Pekka Kuusniemi, M.Sc.(Econ.), as the new President and CEO of the Company. Kuusniemi will begin as Raisio plc’s President and CEO at the beginning of November 2017. He transfers to Raisio from the position of President and CEO of the Oras Group.

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Oatlet Store now open

Welcome to our online store! Enjoy our selection of wholesome oatmeals, flakes, biscuits and much more, including plenty of gluten-free options. We ship all over Europe.

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Benecol® foods are preferred and trusted by millions of people around the world for their delicious, convenient and proven way to lower cholesterol.

Finnish oats

Raisio has a long experience and comprehensive know-how especially in oats and oat based products. We use only Finnish high quality oats and simple, natural processes.

News about Raisio

Raisio Group’s industrial area in Raisio is now carbon neutral

Raisio Group built a bioenergy plant in its industrial area in Raisio and the plant was inaugurated on Wednesday 21 June 2017. With the new plant, industrial steam and district heat used in the industrial area will be generated with wood chips. The value of the investment is approximately EUR 8.5 million.

Pekka Kuusniemi appointed as CEO of Raisio Plc

Raisio plc’s Board of Directors has appointed Pekka Kuusniemi, M.Sc.(Econ.), as the new President and Chief Executive Officer of the Company. Kuusniemi will begin as Raisio plc’s President and CEO at the beginning of November 2017. He transfers to Raisio from the position of President and CEO of the Oras Group.

CEO's review Q1/2017

Raisio’s comparable EBIT amounted to EUR 10.6 million which means an improvement of EUR 0.9 million from the comparison period. Despite the decline in net sales, Raisio’s relative profitability increased to 11.4 per cent compared to 8.5 per cent of Q1/2016.

CEO’s review for 2016

I would like to thank Raisio’s employees for their dedication and work well done. The first few weeks as Raisio’s CEO have clearly shown me the key resources that affect Raisio's success: professional and determined personnel, active partnerships with the customers, consumer- and customer-oriented approach and healthy products supporting sustainable development.

Raisio’s CEO Matti Rihko resigned

Matti Rihko has resigned from his position as Raisio plc’s CEO on 3 January 2017. Rihko and Raisio plc’s Board of Directors have agreed that Rihko may renounce his position with immediate effect. The Board of Directors has appointed Jarmo Puputti, M. Sc. (Eng.), MBA, as Raisio plc’s interim CEO.

Patent for Benemilk feeds in Finland

Benemilk feeds and their manufacturing method have been granted a patent in Finland. After a thorough investigation, the Finnish Patent Authority has determined that the Benemilk innovation meets the criteria for patentability; it is new, inventive and industrially applicable.

CEO's review Q3/2016

The Group’s comparable EBIT of EUR 14 million was Raisio’s third best quarterly results ever.

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