Lancaster Colony: cash dividend and re-election of three directors

Speciality foods, glassware, candles and automotive accessories manufacturer Lancaster Colony Corporation announced on 17 November that the company“s board of directors has declared a cash dividend o…

Speciality foods, glassware, candles and automotive accessories manufacturer Lancaster Colony Corporation announced on 17 November that the company“s board of directors has declared a cash dividend of USD 0.285 per share on its common stock. The dividend payout is to be made on 31 December 2008 to shareholders of record on 10 December 2008. The company also said that shareholders re-elected three incumbent directors, Robert L. Fox, John B. Gerlach Jr and Edward H. Jennings at the annual shareholder meeting held on 17 November. All of the proposed corporate governance measures, including two amendments to the corporation“s Articles of Incorporation and four amendments to the corporation“s Code of Regulations Shareholders, were also approved.