Statement regarding class action complaint
In addition to the information disclosed on April 22, 2016, regarding a class action complaint filed against Dometic in the US, the company would like to make the following statement.
On April 21, 2016, a class action complaint was filed in the United States District Court for the Northern District of California. The complaint alleges that Dometic’s gas absorption refrigerators are defective. The complaint also alleges that Dometic has failed to remediate the defects and provide adequate warnings or instructions on proper use of its gas absorption refrigerators. The complaint currently includes 5 individual plaintiffs.
Dometic’s opinion is that the allegations are without merits and intend to vigorously defend against them.
For more information, please contact
Erika Ståhl, Head of Business Control & Investor Relations
Tel: +46 8 501 025 24
ABOUT DOMETIC GROUP Dometic is a global market leader in branded solutions for mobile living in the areas of Climate, Hygiene & Sanitation and Food & Beverage. Dometic operates in the Americas, EMEA and Asia Pacific, providing products for use in recreational vehicles, trucks and premium cars, pleasure and workboats, and for a variety of other uses. Dometic offer products and solutions that enrich people’s experiences away from home, whether in a motorhome, caravan, boat or a truck. Our motivation is to create smart and reliable products with outstanding design. We operate 22 manufacturing/assembly sites in nine countries, sell our products in approximately 100 countries and manufacture approximately 85% of products sold in-house. We have a global distribution and dealer network in place to serve the aftermarket. Dometic employs approximately 6,500 people worldwide, had net sales of SEK 11.5 billion in 2015 and is headquartered in Solna, Sweden.