Acme United Corporation Board Approves Cash Dividend

FAIRFIELD, Conn.--()--The Board of Directors of Acme United Corporation (NYSE MKT: ACU) declared a cash dividend of 10 cents per share on its outstanding common stock. The dividend is payable on April 24, 2017 to stockholders of record on the close of business on April 3, 2017.

ACME UNITED CORPORATION is an innovative supplier of cutting devices, measuring instruments, and safety products for school, home, office, hardware and industrial use. Its leading brands include Westcott®, Clauss®, Camillus®, CUDA®, PhysiciansCare ®,Pac-Kit® First Aid Only®, DMT® and Spill Magic®. For more information, visit www.acmeunited.com

Forward-looking statements in this report, including without limitation, statements related to the Company’s plans, strategies, objectives, expectations, intentions and adequacy of resources, are made pursuant to the safe harbor provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Investors are cautioned that such forward-looking statements involve risks and uncertainties including, without limitation, the following: (i) changes in the Company’s plans, strategies, objectives, expectations and intentions, which may be made at any time at the discretion of the Company; (ii) the impact of uncertainties in global economic conditions, including the impact on the Company’s suppliers and customers (iii) changes in client needs and consumer spending habits; (iv) the impact of competition and technological changes on the company (v) the Company’s ability to manage its growth effectively, including its ability to successfully integrate any business it might acquire; (vi) currency fluctuations; and (vii) other risks and uncertainties indicated from time to time in the Company’s filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Contacts

Acme United Corporation
Paul G. Driscoll, 203-254-6060
FAX: 203-254-6521

Contacts

Acme United Corporation
Paul G. Driscoll, 203-254-6060
FAX: 203-254-6521