Laval, Québec, May 8, 2019 – Savaria Corporation (“Savaria” or the “Corporation”) (TSX: SIS) one of the global leaders in the accessibility industry, will release its 2019 first quarter results after market hours on May 15, 2019.
Savaria Corporation is one of the global leaders in the accessibility industry. It provides accessibility solutions for the physically challenged to increase their comfort, their mobility and their independence. Its product line is one of the most comprehensive on the market. Savaria designs, manufactures, distributes and installs accessibility equipment, such as stairlifts for straight and curved stairs, vertical and inclined wheelchair lifts, elevators for home and commercial use, as well as ceiling lifts. It also manufactures and markets a comprehensive selection of pressure management products for the medical market, medical beds for the long-term care market, mattress overlays and foam pillows for the retail market and certain products for the industrial market. In addition, Savaria converts and adapts vehicles to be wheelchair accessible. Savaria records approximately 75% of its revenue outside of Canada, primarily in the United States. It operates a sales network of some 500 dealers worldwide and 29 direct sales offices in North America, Europe (Switzerland, Germany, Italy, Czech Republic and Poland), Australia and China. Savaria employs approximately 1,400 people globally and its plants are located in Canada: Laval and Magog (Québec), Brampton, Beamsville and Toronto (Ontario) and Surrey (British Columbia), in the United States at Greenville (South Carolina), in Huizhou (China) and in Milan (Italy).
Q1-2019 Results Webcast and conference call on May 16, 2019, at 8:30 a.m. (EDT)
Savaria will host a conference call on Thursday, May 16, 2019 at 8:30 am Eastern Time with financial analysts to discuss results of the first quarter ended March 31, 2019. Investors and members of the media are invited to participate on a listen-only basis.
Conference call access:
Local Dial-in Numbers: (647) 427-7450 or (514) 807-9895
North American Toll Free Number: 1 (888) 231-8191
Webcast URL (EN): https://event.on24.com/wcc/r/2003556/1C507E0E35E903A428DBB20BAE70EDB3
A replay of the webcast and a recording of the question and answer session will be available on the Corporation’s website at www.savaria.com.
For more information, please contact:
Nicolas Rimbert, CFA
President and Chief Executive Officer