Schweitzer-Mauduit International, Inc. (referred to, with its consolidated
subsidiaries, as "we", "us", "our", the "Company", "SWM INTL" or "SWM" unless
the context indicates otherwise) is a multinational diversified producer of
premium specialty papers and resin-based products headquartered in the United
States of America.
The Company was incorporated in Delaware in 1995 as a wholly-owned subsidiary of
Kimberly-Clark Corporation (�Kimberly-Clark�). On November 30, 1995,
Kimberly-Clark distributed its tobacco-related paper and other specialty paper
products businesses conducted in the United States, France and Canada to the
Company, through a distribution to Kimberly-Clark stockholders of all of the
outstanding shares of common stock of the Company (the "spin-off").
Today, we manufacture and sell paper and reconstituted tobacco products to the
tobacco industry as well as specialized paper products for use in other