Lennox Recognized as Fortune 500 Member

Apr 03, 2001, 01:00 ET from Lennox International Inc.

    DALLAS, April 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Lennox International Inc. (NYSE:   LII)
 entered the Fortune 500 for the first time at #493.  The 106 year-old company
 made its initial public offering on July 28, 1999.  It reported record 2000
 revenues of over $3.2 billion.
     "We're delighted to be recognized as a member of the Fortune 500," said
 Bob Schjerven, chief executive officer.  "Thanks to our customers and
 employees, we have grown from a regional U.S. furnace manufacturer at the end
 of the 19th century to a leading worldwide provider of climate control
 solutions at the beginning of the 21st."
     A Fortune 500 company operating in over 70 countries, Lennox International
 Inc. is a global leader in the heating, ventilation, air conditioning, and
 refrigeration markets.  Lennox International stock is traded on the New York
 Stock Exchange under the symbol "LII".  Additional information is available
 at:  www.lennoxinternational.com or by contacting Karen O'Shea, Vice
 President, Communications and Public Relations, at 972-497-5172.
 
 

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    DALLAS, April 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Lennox International Inc. (NYSE:   LII)
 entered the Fortune 500 for the first time at #493.  The 106 year-old company
 made its initial public offering on July 28, 1999.  It reported record 2000
 revenues of over $3.2 billion.
     "We're delighted to be recognized as a member of the Fortune 500," said
 Bob Schjerven, chief executive officer.  "Thanks to our customers and
 employees, we have grown from a regional U.S. furnace manufacturer at the end
 of the 19th century to a leading worldwide provider of climate control
 solutions at the beginning of the 21st."
     A Fortune 500 company operating in over 70 countries, Lennox International
 Inc. is a global leader in the heating, ventilation, air conditioning, and
 refrigeration markets.  Lennox International stock is traded on the New York
 Stock Exchange under the symbol "LII".  Additional information is available
 at:  www.lennoxinternational.com or by contacting Karen O'Shea, Vice
 President, Communications and Public Relations, at 972-497-5172.
 
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