OBDUCAT, leading manufacturer of lithography solutions based on nanoimprint lithography and electron beam lithography, has signed a joint development agreement with Kimberley-Clark Corporation.

The target of the collaboration is to create a pilot scale NIL (Nano Imprint Lithography) solution to produce unique Kimberly-Clark devices. The application will remain undisclosed for the time being. A ramp into volume production is targeted provided that the development activities reach agreed performance criteria.

This is information that Obducat AB is required to make in compliance with the Swedish Securities Market Act. The information was submitted for publication on June 28, 2011 at 08:50 CET.


For further information, please contact:

Patrik Lundström, CEO, Obducat AB, +46 40-36 21 00 or 703 – 27 37 38

Henri Bergstrand, Chairman of the Board, Obducat AB, +46 40-36 21 00 or 708 – 88 72 45


About Obducat AB

Obducat AB is an innovative developer and supplier of technologies, products and processes used for the production and replication of advanced micro and nano structures. Obducat’s products and services are intended to serve the demands of companies within the information storage, semiconductor, printed circuit board, and sensor industries. Obducat’s technologies include electron beam and nano imprint technology. Obducat has offices in Sweden and the UK, with the headquarters located in Malmö, Sweden. The Obducat shares are publicly traded on the Swedish NGM stock exchange. Read more at www.obducat.com


About Kimberly-Clark

Kimberly-Clark and its well-known global brands are an indispensable part of life for people in more than 150 countries. Every day, 1.3 billion people – nearly a quarter of the world's population – trust K-C brands and the solutions they provide to enhance their health, hygiene and well-being. With brands such as Kleenex, Scott, Huggies, Pull-Ups, Kotex and Depend, Kimberly-Clark holds No. 1 or No. 2 share positions in more than 80 countries. To keep up with the latest K-C news and to learn more about the company's 139-year history of innovation, visit www.kimberley-clark.com