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Libbey Inc. Celebrates Listing Anniversary and 125 Years in Toledo Milestone

CEO Stephanie Streeter Rings The Closing BellŪ
For Release: 13 Jun 13
Who/What:  
On Tuesday, June 18 executives and guests of Toledo, Ohio-based Libbey Inc. (NYSE MKT: RIG), one of the largest manufacturers of glass tableware in the world, will visit the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) to celebrate the Company's original listing on the NYSE 20 years ago to the day and its 125th anniversary of continuous production at its Toledo, Ohio, manufacturing facility. CEO Stephanie Streeter and CFO Sherry Buck, joined by members of Libbey's senior leadership team and Toledo and Shreveport employees who were winners of an employee contest, will ring the NYSE Closing Bell to mark this company milestone.
 
When/Where:
Tuesday, June 18, 2013
NYSE Security Checkpoint/Tent at corner of Exchange Place and Broad Street
3:30 p.m.             Media escorted into the building for bell ringing
4:00 p.m.             The Closing Bell rings
 
Contact:
Media interested in covering the event MUST contact Judy Shaw at 212.656.4290or jshaw@nyx.com
 
Photos/B-roll/Closing Bell Footage:
Photos will be available via Associated Press/New York (212.621.1902), Reuters America (646.223.6285), Getty Images (646.613.4141), Bloomberg Photo (212.617.3420), European Press Agency (917.670.1323).  B-roll of the NYSE trading floor (starting at 3:55 p.m.) and The Closing Bell (starting at 3:59:45 p.m.) will be available via Encompass loop #4009. Media seeking footage via The Switch should contact NYSE Broadcast at 212.656.5483.
 
Facebook/ YouTube/Twitter:
For photos and video of the bell ringing, connect with NYSE Euronext on Facebook (NYSE Euronext), YouTube (nysetv1), and Twitter (@NYSEEuronext), #NYSEBell. 
 
About Libbey Inc.
Based in Toledo, Ohio, since 1888, we believe Libbey Inc. is the largest manufacturer of glass tableware in the western hemisphere and one of the largest glass tableware manufacturers in the world. It supplies products to foodservice, retail, industrial and business-to-business customers in over 100 countries, and it is the leading manufacturer of tabletop products for the U.S. foodservice industry.
 
Libbey operates glass tableware manufacturing plants in the United States in Louisiana and Ohio as well as in Mexico, China, Portugal and the Netherlands.  Its Crisa subsidiary, located in Monterrey, Mexico, is a leading producer of glass tableware in Mexico and Latin America.  Its subsidiary located in Leerdam, Netherlands, is among the world leaders in producing and selling glass stemware to retail, foodservice and industrial clients.  Its Crisal subsidiary, located in Portugal, provides an expanded presence in Europe.  Its Syracuse China subsidiary designs and distributes an extensive line of high-quality ceramic dinnerware, principally for foodservice establishments in the United States.  Its World Tableware subsidiary imports and sells a full-line of metal flatware and hollowware and an assortment of ceramic dinnerware and other tabletop items principally for foodservice establishments in the United States.  In 2012, Libbey Inc.'s net sales totaled $825.3 million. (Source: Libbey Inc.)
 
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