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Glatfelter Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2018 Results

YORK, Pennsylvania – February 5, 2019

Glatfelter (NYSE: GLT) a leading global supplier of engineered materials, today reported its results for the fourth quarter of 2018. The results include the acquisition of Georgia-Pacific’s European nonwovens business based in Steinfurt, Germany (“Steinfurt”) effective October 1, 2018, and the divestiture of the Company’s Specialty Papers business unit effective October 31, 2018.  Specialty Papers’ results are classified as discontinued operations for all periods presented in this release.  The Company’s fourth quarter 2018 and 2017 results are summarized…

About Glatfelter

Glatfelter is a leading global supplier of engineered materials with a strong focus on innovation and sustainability. The Company’s high quality, technology-driven, innovative, and customizable nonwovens solutions can be found in products that are Enhancing Everyday Life®. These include personal care and hygiene products, food and beverage filtration, critical cleaning products, medical and personal protection, packaging products, as well as home improvement and industrial applications. Headquartered in Charlotte, NC, the Company’s 2021 net sales were $1.1 billion with approximately 3,250 employees worldwide. Glatfelter’s operations utilize a variety of manufacturing technologies including airlaid, wetlaid and spunlace with sixteen manufacturing sites located in the United States, Canada, Germany, the United Kingdom, France, Spain, and the Philippines. The Company has sales offices in all major geographies serving customers under the Glatfelter and Sontara® brands. Additional information about Glatfelter may be found at