Westlake, Ohio - December 10, 2008 - Nordson Corporation (Nasdaq:NDSN) today announced that its board of directors has declared a first quarter 2009 cash dividend in the amount of $0.1825 per common share, payable on January 5, 2009 to shareholders of record on December 22, 2008.
This amount equals the $0.1825 per common share cash dividend paid in the fourth quarter of fiscal year 2008.
In addition, the board of directors announced February 17, 2009 as the date for Nordson’s Annual Meeting of Shareholders.
Nordson Corporation is one of the world’s leading producers of precision dispensing equipment that applies adhesives, sealants and coatings to a broad range of consumer and industrial products during manufacturing operations. The company also manufactures equipment used in the testing and inspection of electronic components as well as technology-based systems for curing and surface treatment processes. Headquartered in Westlake, Ohio, Nordson has more than 4,100 employees worldwide, and direct operations and sales support offices in 34 countries.
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