- In Response to Inquiries -
LANCASTER, Pa., Dec. 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- In response to
inquiries, Armstrong World Industries, Inc. (NYSE: AWI) confirms its Board of
Directors did not declare a special cash dividend in its regularly scheduled
December meeting. The Board will continue to evaluate the return of cash to
shareholders based on factors including actual and forecasted operating
results, the outlook for global economies and credit markets, and the
Company's current and forecasted capital requirements.
Armstrong World Industries, Inc. is a global leader in the design and
manufacture of floors, ceilings and cabinets. In 2007, Armstrong's
consolidated net sales totaled approximately $3.5 billion. Based in Lancaster,
Pa., Armstrong operates 40 plants in 10 countries and has approximately 12,300
employees worldwide. For more information, visit www.armstrong.com.
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