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12/14/10Armstrong World Industries Establishes a $100 Million Receivables Securitization Program
LANCASTER, Pa., Dec. 14, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Armstrong World Industries, Inc. (NYSE: AWI) today announced it has established a $100 million receivables securitization program. Pursuant to the program, Armstrong World Industries, Inc. and its subsidiary Armstrong Hardwood Flooring Company will sell their U.S. receivables to Armstrong Receivables Company LLC ("ARCL"), a Delaware special purpose entity. ARCL will in turn initially finance those receivables through Credit Agricole Corpora... 
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11/23/10Armstrong World Industries Announces Refinancing and Declares Special Cash Dividend
LANCASTER, Pa., Nov. 23, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Armstrong World Industries, Inc. (NYSE: AWI) announced today that it has closed on a new $1.050 billion senior secured credit facility and that its board of directors has declared a special cash dividend of $13.74 per share (approximately $800 million in the aggregate). Armstrong's new credit facility includes $800 million of new term loans, a portion of which was used to repay $430 million principal amount of existing debt, and the remain... 
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11/05/10Armstrong World Industries Reports Third Quarter 2010 Results and Announces Proposed Leveraged Recapitalization Including Special Cash Dividend
LANCASTER, Pa., Nov. 5, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Armstrong World Industries, Inc. (NYSE: AWI) today reported third quarter 2010 net sales of $739.8 million, down 2 percent, from $753.0 million in the same period for 2009. Excluding a $12 million, or 2 percent, impact of foreign exchange rates, sales were flat. Reported operating income was $45.0 million compared to $44.0 million in the third quarter of 2009. Adjusted operating income of $83.3 million increased compared to $79.3 million on... 
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10/22/10Armstrong World Industries to Report Third-Quarter 2010 Results November 5
LANCASTER, Pa., Oct 22, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Armstrong World Industries, Inc. (NYSE: AWI) will report its third-quarter 2010 results and will webcast a conference call for investors on Nov. 5, 2010 at 1 p.m. Eastern time. The conference call and accompanying slide presentation will be available on the Investor Relations page of http://www.armstrong.com/ until midnight Nov. 19, 2010. To participate by telephone, please dial: (866) 383-7989 (U.S./Canada) (617) 597-5328 (Int... 
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09/23/10Armstrong World Industries Announces Details of European Flooring Strategy
LANCASTER, Pa., Sept 23, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Armstrong World Industries, Inc. (NYSE: AWI) today announced additional actions in the execution of its European flooring strategy. The Company will focus on products and regions where it believes it can be a market leader, and will streamline its product range and sales organization accordingly. Armstrong intends to concentrate its European flooring manufacturing operations in Germany and continue to make linoleum and homogenous vinyl f... 
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08/06/10Armstrong World Industries Reports Second Quarter 2010 Results
LANCASTER, Pa., Aug 06, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Armstrong World Industries, Inc. (NYSE: AWI) today reported second quarter 2010 net sales of $724.8 million, up 3 percent, from $705.7 million in the same period for 2009. Excluding a $6 million, or 1 percent, impact of foreign exchange rates, sales increased 2 percent. Reported operating income was $52.9 million compared to $47.1 million in the second quarter of 2009. Adjusted operating income of $59.4 million increased compared to $48.7 mi... 
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07/19/10Armstrong World Industries to Report Second Quarter 2010 Results August 6
LANCASTER, Pa., July 19, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Armstrong World Industries, Inc. (NYSE: AWI) will report its second quarter 2010 results and will webcast a conference call for investors on August 6, 2010 at 1 p.m. Eastern time. The conference call and accompanying slide presentation will be available on the Investor Relations page of http://www.armstrong.com/ until midnight August 20, 2010. To participate by telephone, please dial: (866) 700-0133 (U.S./Canada) (617) 213-883... 
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06/25/10Armstrong World Industries Names Matthew J. Espe Chief Executive Officer and President
LANCASTER, Pa., June 25, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Armstrong World Industries, Inc. ("Armstrong") (NYSE: AWI) announced today that its board of directors has named Matthew J. "Matt" Espe to serve as the company's chief executive officer and president. His appointment will become effective in late July 2010. Mr. Espe, 51, brings 30 years of experience in sales, marketing, distribution and management of global manufacturing businesses to Armstrong. He joins the company from Ricoh America... 
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05/03/10Armstrong World Industries Reports First Quarter 2010 Results
LANCASTER, Pa., May 3, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Armstrong World Industries, Inc. (NYSE: AWI) today reported first quarter 2010 net sales of $658.9 million, down 1 percent, from $668.3 million in the same period for 2009. Excluding a $19 million, or 3 percent, impact of foreign exchange rates, sales decreased 4 percent. Reported operating income was $13.4 million compared to $1.1 million in the first quarter of 2009. Adjusted operating income of $26.8 million increased significantly comp... 
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04/16/10Armstrong World Industries to Report First-Quarter 2010 Results May 3
LANCASTER, Pa., April 16, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Armstrong World Industries, Inc. (NYSE: AWI) will report its first-quarter 2010 results and will webcast a conference call for investors on Monday, May 3 at 1 p.m. Eastern time. The conference call and accompanying slide presentation will be available on the Investor Relations page of www.armstrong.com until midnight May 17, 2010. To participate by telephone, please dial: (866) 804-6924 (U.S./Canada) (857) 350-1670... 
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03/30/10Armstrong World Industries Announces Board of Directors Changes
LANCASTER, Pa., March 30, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Armstrong World Industries, Inc. (NYSE: AWI) today announced three directors, Judith R. Haberkorn, James C. Melville and Edward E. Steiner, will not stand for re-election when their respective terms expire. Melville and Steiner have served as the Armstrong World Industries, Inc. Asbestos Personal Injury Settlement Trust ("the Trust") designated directors under the TPG-Trust shareholder agreement since September 22, 2009. Ms. Haberkorn ha... 
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03/01/10Armstrong World Industries Reports Fourth Quarter 2009 Results
LANCASTER, Pa., March 1, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Armstrong World Industries, Inc. (NYSE: AWI) today reported fourth quarter 2009 net sales of $653.0 million, down 8 percent, from $708.4 million in the same period for 2008. Excluding a $15 million, or 2 percent, impact of foreign exchange rates, sales decreased 10 percent. Reported operating loss from continuing operations of $1.6 million compared to operating loss of $6.5 million in the fourth quarter of 2008. Adjusted operating income f... 
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02/15/10Armstrong World Industries to Report Fourth-Quarter 2009 Results March 1
LANCASTER, Pa., Feb 15, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Armstrong World Industries, Inc. (NYSE: AWI) will report its fourth-quarter 2009 results and will webcast a conference call for investors on Monday, March 1, at 1 p.m. Eastern Time. The conference call and accompanying slide presentation will be available on the Investor Relations page of www.armstrong.com. To participate by telephone, please dial: (800) 659-2032 (U.S./Canada) (617) 614-2712 (International) Par... 
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02/12/10Armstrong World Industries Announces Management Change
LANCASTER, Pa., Feb 12, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Armstrong World Industries, Inc. ("Armstrong") (NYSE: AWI) announced today that Michael D. Lockhart will be stepping down as the Company's chief executive and president, and as chairman of the board and a director, effective February 28, 2010. The Board has elected James J. O'Connor, currently the Company's lead independent director, as chairman. Mr. O'Connor will head a search committee to identify and evaluate candidates for the CEO po... 
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01/08/10Armstrong World Industries Appoints Thomas B. Mangas CFO
LANCASTER, Pa., Jan 08, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Armstrong World Industries, Inc. (NYSE: AWI) today announced that Thomas B. Mangas was named Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer effective February 1, 2010. "We are excited to have Tom working with us," said Chairman and CEO, Michael D. Lockhart. "We are pleased to have an executive of Tom's caliber from a world-class company like Procter & Gamble join Armstrong at this exciting time in Armstrong's history. His backgroun... 
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