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12/12/12Armstrong World Industries, Inc. Announces the Exercise of the Underwriters' Option to Purchase Additional Secondary Shares
LANCASTER, Pa., Dec. 12, 2012 -- Armstrong World Industries, Inc. (NYSE: AWI) (the "Company") announced today that following the closing of the secondary public offering of 5,200,000 common shares held by The Armstrong World Industries, Inc. Asbestos Personal Injury Settlement Trust and Armor TPG Holdings, L.P. (together, the "Selling Shareholders") at a public offering price of $51.00 per share on November 14, 2012, the underwriters have exercised their option to purchase 7... 
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12/06/12Armstrong Announces Exclusive Partnership with Homes For Our Troops to Build Homes for Severely Injured Veterans
LANCASTER, Pa., Dec. 6, 2012  /PRNewswire/ -- Armstrong Floor Products is proud to announce its partnership with Homes for Our Troops (HFOT), a national nonprofit, non-partisan organization that builds specially adapted homes for the nation's severely injured veterans.   Armstrong, as the exclusive flooring supplier to HFOT, will donate floors for approximately 30 homes to be built across the country in 2013.  The houses are built at no cost to the veteran through the support of individual... 
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11/14/12Armstrong World Industries Announces Closing of the Secondary Public Offering of Common Shares
LANCASTER, Pa., Nov. 14, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Armstrong World Industries, Inc. (NYSE: AWI) (the "Company") announced today the closing of a secondary public offering of 5,200,000 common shares held by The Armstrong World Industries, Inc. Asbestos Personal Injury Settlement Trust and Armor TPG Holdings, L.P. (together, the "Selling Shareholders") at a price of $51.00 per share. The underwriters will have a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional 780,000 common shares from the S... 
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11/07/12Armstrong World Industries Announces Pricing of the Secondary Public Offering of Common Shares
LANCASTER, Pa., Nov. 7, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Armstrong World Industries, Inc. (NYSE: AWI) (the "Company") announced today the pricing of a secondary public offering of 5,200,000 common shares held by The Armstrong World Industries, Inc. Asbestos Personal Injury Settlement Trust and Armor TPG Holdings LLC (together, the "Selling Shareholders") at a price of $51.00 per share. The underwriters will have a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional 780,000 common shares from the Selling Shareho... 
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11/05/12Armstrong World Industries Announces Secondary Public Offering of Common Shares
LANCASTER, Pa., Nov. 5, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Armstrong World Industries, Inc. (NYSE: AWI) (the "Company") announced today the commencement of a secondary public offering of 5,200,000 common shares held by The Armstrong World Industries, Inc. Asbestos Personal Injury Settlement Trust and Armor TPG Holdings LLC (together, the "Selling Shareholders"). The underwriters will have a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional 780,000 common shares from the Selling Shareholders. The Company itself ... 
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11/01/12Armstrong World Industries Closes Sale of Cabinets Business
LANCASTER, Pa., Nov. 1, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Armstrong World Industries, Inc. (NYSE: AWI) has closed the previously announced sale of its cabinets business to American Industrial Partners (AIP) effective, October 31, 2012.  The cabinets business had sales of $136 million in 2011 and has approximately 750 employees.   "Exiting our cabinets business supports our strategy to focus on our core businesses – flooring and ceilings – around the world.  This was the right decision for us,... 
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10/29/12Armstrong World Industries, Inc. to Reschedule Earnings Call and Webcast :
    LANCASTER, Pa., October 29, 2012 - Due to inclement weather, Armstrong World Industries, Inc. (NYSE: AWI) is rescheduling its third-quarter 2012 conference call and webcast for investors, the timing of which will be determined and communicated via a press release once details have been finalized. # # # ContactsInvestors:   Tom Waters, tjwaters@armstrong.com or (717) 396-6354 Media:     Jennifer Johnson, jenniferjohnson@armstrong.com or (866) 321-6677 About Armstrong and Addition... 
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10/29/12Armstrong World Industries Reports Third Quarter 2012 Results
Highlights for the Third Quarter of 2012 Operating Income from continuing operations of $108.6 million, up 19.2% over the 2011 period  Adjusted EBITDA from continuing operations of $135 million, representing strongest earnings quarter since emergence from bankruptcy  Announced divestiture of Cabinets and Patriot wood flooring distribution businesses   Full year 2012 guidance lowered on divestitures and market outlook  LANCASTER, Pa., October 29, 2012 --Armstrong World Industries, ... 
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10/29/12Armstrong World Industries, Inc Reschedules Third Quarter 2012 Earnings Call and Webcast:
LANCASTER, Pa., October 29, 2012 - Armstrong World Industries, Inc. (NYSE: AWI) will report its third-quarter 2012 results via a webcast and conference call for investors on Wednesday, October 31 at 10:00 a.m. Eastern time. Conference call / webcast information and the accompanying slide presentation will be available on the Investor Relations page of www.armstrong.com. To participate by telephone, please dial: (800) 706-7741 (U.S./Canada)   (617) 614-3471 (International... 
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10/02/12Armstrong World Industries to Report Third-Quarter 2012 Results October 29
      LANCASTER, Pa., October 2, 2012 - Armstrong World Industries, Inc. (NYSE: AWI) will report its third-quarter 2012 results via a webcast and conference call for investors on Monday, October 29 at 1:00 p.m. Eastern time. Conference call / webcast information and the accompanying slide presentation will be available on the Investor Relations page of www.armstrong.com. To participate by telephone, please dial: (800) 706-7741 (U.S./Canada)   (617)... 
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09/26/12Armstrong World Industries Announces Agreement to Sell Its Cabinets Business
LANCASTER, Pa., Sept. 26, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Armstrong World Industries, Inc. (NYSE: AWI) has entered into a definitive agreement to sell its cabinets business ("ACP") to American Industrial Partners ("AIP") for $27 million. ACP is headquartered in The Colony, TX, and has a manufacturing facility in Thompsontown, PA.  ACP had sales of $136 million in 2011 and has approximately 750 employees.  The transaction, which is subject to customary closing conditions and working capital a... 
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09/05/12Armstrong World Industries Announces the Sale of Patriot Flooring Supply, Inc.
LANCASTER, Pa., Sept. 5, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Armstrong World Industries, Inc. ("Armstrong") (NYSE: AWI) announces the sale of Patriot Flooring Supply, Inc. to The Belknap White Group, a 35-year-old flooring distributor operating in New England and upstate New York. The transaction closed on September 1, 2012.  Patriot, a flooring sales and distribution business that employs 65 people in Wilmington, MA and Pompton Plains, NJ, serves the New England, metropolitan New York and Northern New Jerse... 
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07/30/12Armstrong World Industries Reports Second Quarter 2012 Results
table.hugin { border-color:black;} td.hugin { padding: 3px; border-color:black;}Highlights for the Second Quarter of 2012Operating Income of $76.9 million, up 5.8% over the 2011 period Adjusted EBITDA of $110 million, up 1% despite lower sales, over the 2011 period Management lowers full year 2012 guidance on weaker market outlook Ongoing cost savings program target increased to $200 million  LANCASTER, Pa., July 30, 2012 --Armstrong World Industries, Inc. (NYSE: AWI), a global leader in the de... 
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06/29/12Sustainable Hardwood Flooring And Cabinetry From Armstrong Featured Throughout The VISION House® In INNOVENTIONS At Epcot® Presented By Green Builder® Media
Armstrong Contributes to Greener Lifestyle Choices with Sustainable, Beautiful Floors & Cabinets LANCASTER, Pa., June 29, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- We all love to bring things home from vacation.  This year, in addition to the usual trinkets and T-shirts, how about bringing back a few practical ideas and products to live a greener, more sustainable lifestyle, many of which you can put into action almost as soon as you get home?   To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, p... 
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06/19/12Armstrong World Industries to Report Second-Quarter 2012 Results July 30
          LANCASTER, Pa., June 19, 2012 - Armstrong World Industries, Inc. (NYSE: AWI) will report its second-quarter 2012 results via a webcast and conference call for investors on Monday, July 30 at 1:00 p.m. Eastern time. Conference call / webcast information and the accompanying slide presentation will be available on the Investor Relations page of www.armstrong.com. To participate by telephone, please dial: (866) 700-5192 (U.S./Canada)   (6... 
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05/29/12Collaboration between Armstrong and Waste Management Significantly Expands Opportunity to Recycle Old Ceiling Tiles
Waste Management will collect ceiling tiles from renovation and demolition projects for re-use in the manufacture of new tiles WASHINGTON, May 29, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Thousands of tons of old ceiling tiles will soon be diverted from local landfills thanks to a new agreement between Armstrong World Industries, the nation's largest manufacturer of acoustical ceiling systems, and Waste Management, the nation's leading provider of environmental services. With the addition of more than 50 Wa... 
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05/14/12Armstrong World Industries to Webcast Investor Day Presentation Live on May 23, 2012
table.hugin { border-color:black;} td.hugin { padding: 3px; border-color:black;}     LANCASTER, Pa., May 14, 2012 - Armstrong World Industries, Inc. (NYSE: AWI) today announced it will provide a live webcast of its Investor Day being held on May 23rd in New York City. Armstrong's Investor Day will be hosted by Matthew Espe, President and Chief Executive Officer, and the agenda for the day includes: Strategic Overview: What's Next for ArmstrongMatthew Espe, President and CEO  Busi... 
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04/30/12Armstrong World Industries Reports First Quarter 2012 Results
Key Highlights - Operating income of $41.6 million, down 20% over the 2011 period - Adjusted EBITDA of $82 million, down 11% over the 2011 period - Management announces closure of idled Mobile, AL Building Products facility - Special dividend of $8.55 per share partially funded by incremental borrowing of $250 million under existing credit facility LANCASTER, Pa., April 30, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Armstrong World Industries, Inc. (NYSE: AWI), a global leader in the design and manuf... 
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04/11/12Armstrong World Industries to Report First-Quarter 2012 Results April 30
LANCASTER, Pa., April 11, 2012 - Armstrong World Industries, Inc. (NYSE: AWI) will report its first-quarter 2012 results via a webcast and conference call for investors on Monday, April 30 at 1:00 p.m. Eastern time. Conference call / webcast information and the accompanying slide presentation will be available on the Investor Relations page of www.armstrong.com. To participate by telephone, please dial: (888) 396-2386 (U.S./Canada)   (617) 847-8712 (International)   P... 
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03/23/12Armstrong World Industries Declares Special Cash Dividend
LANCASTER, Pa., March 23, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Armstrong World Industries, Inc. (NYSE: AWI) today announced that its board of directors has declared a special cash dividend of $8.55 per share.  The dividend will be paid on April 10, 2012 to shareholders of record as of April 3, 2012.  The ex-dividend date will be March 30, 2012.  The dividend will be funded in part by surplus cash on the Company's balance sheet, and in part by the additional $250 million of debt that the Company successfully... 
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03/12/12Armstrong World Industries Considers Special Cash Dividend
LANCASTER, Pa., March 12, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Armstrong World Industries, Inc. (NYSE: AWI) today announced that its Board of Directors is considering the payment to shareholders of a special cash dividend of approximately $500 million in the aggregate.    "This approach is a proactive way to efficiently allocate the Company's capital and return value to shareholders at time when conditions in the capital markets are favorable," said Matt Espe, President and CEO. The special cash divid... 
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03/08/12Armstrong to Build Its First Russian Ceilings Plant in the Republic of Tatarstan, Russia
Kazan, Tatarstan – Russia, March 8, 2012 -- Armstrong World Industries, Inc., (NYSE: AWI), the leader in the Russian ceilings market, has announced it will invest up to $100 million (2.4 billion rubles) in its first mineral fiber ceilings manufacturing facility in Russia.  The plant will occupy a 10-hectare plot of land inside the Alabuga Special Economic Zone (SEZ) of the Republic of Tatarstan.  The company is scheduled to break ground in the first quarter of 2013 and ... 
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02/27/12Armstrong World Industries Reports Fourth Quarter and Year End 2011 Results
LANCASTER, Pa., Feb. 27, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Armstrong World Industries, Inc. (NYSE: AWI), a global leader in the design and manufacture of floors, ceilings and cabinets, today reported fourth quarter and year end 2011 results and issued 2012 guidance.   Key Highlights Fourth quarter operating income of $21.6 million, up more than $50 million over the 2010 period Fourth quarter adjusted EBITDA of $51 million, up 9% over the 2010 period Ongoing cost savings program targe... 
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02/07/12Armstrong World Industries to Report Fourth-Quarter and Year End 2011 Results February 27
LANCASTER, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 7, 2012-- Armstrong World Industries, Inc. (NYSE: AWI) will report its fourth-quarter and year end 2011 results via a webcast and conference call for investors on Monday, February 27 at 1:00 p.m. Eastern time. Conference call / webcast information and the accompanying slide presentation will be available on the Investor Relations page of www.armstrong.com. To participate by telephone, please dial:... 
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01/03/12Armstrong World Industries Announces WAVE Refinancing and WAVE Dividend and Updates Cashflow Guidance
LANCASTER, Pa., Jan. 3, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Armstrong World Industries, Inc. (NYSE: AWI) today announced the completion of a refinancing and a special dividend payment by WAVE, its fifty percent joint venture with Worthington Industries.  Pursuant to the refinancing, WAVE executed a $225 million three-year revolving credit agreement and a $50 million ten-year private placement bond.  Proceeds of the transaction were used to repay WAVE's previous credit agreement, as well as to pa... 
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