Libbey Declares Regular Quarterly Cash Dividend

Apr 24, 2001, 01:00 ET from Libbey Inc.

    TOLEDO, Ohio, April 24 /PRNewswire Interactive News Release/ -- Libbey
 Inc. (NYSE:   LBY) announced that its Board of Directors declared the company's
 regular quarterly cash dividend of 7.5 cents per share.  The dividend will be
 paid on May 24,2001, to shareholders of record as of May 10, 2001.  As of
 April 23, 2001, Libbey had 15,283,631 shares outstanding.
 
     Libbey Inc.:
     -- is the largest producer of glass tableware in North America;
     -- is a leading producer of tabletop products for the foodservice
        industry;
     -- exports to more than 80 countries; and,
     -- provides technical assistance to glass tableware manufacturers around
        the world.
 
     Based in Toledo, Ohio, the company operates glass tableware manufacturing
 plants in California, Louisiana and Ohio.  In addition, Libbey is a joint
 venture partner in the largest glass tableware company in Mexico.  Through its
 Syracuse China subsidiary, the company designs, manufactures and distributes
 an extensive line of high-quality ceramic dinnerware, principally for
 foodservice establishments in the United States.  Through its World Tableware
 subsidiary, the company imports and sells a full-line of metal flatware and
 holloware and an assortment of ceramic dinnerware and other tabletop items,
 principally for foodservice establishments in the United States.  In 2000, its
 net sales totaled $441.8 million.
 
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SOURCE Libbey Inc.
    TOLEDO, Ohio, April 24 /PRNewswire Interactive News Release/ -- Libbey
 Inc. (NYSE:   LBY) announced that its Board of Directors declared the company's
 regular quarterly cash dividend of 7.5 cents per share.  The dividend will be
 paid on May 24,2001, to shareholders of record as of May 10, 2001.  As of
 April 23, 2001, Libbey had 15,283,631 shares outstanding.
 
     Libbey Inc.:
     -- is the largest producer of glass tableware in North America;
     -- is a leading producer of tabletop products for the foodservice
        industry;
     -- exports to more than 80 countries; and,
     -- provides technical assistance to glass tableware manufacturers around
        the world.
 
     Based in Toledo, Ohio, the company operates glass tableware manufacturing
 plants in California, Louisiana and Ohio.  In addition, Libbey is a joint
 venture partner in the largest glass tableware company in Mexico.  Through its
 Syracuse China subsidiary, the company designs, manufactures and distributes
 an extensive line of high-quality ceramic dinnerware, principally for
 foodservice establishments in the United States.  Through its World Tableware
 subsidiary, the company imports and sells a full-line of metal flatware and
 holloware and an assortment of ceramic dinnerware and other tabletop items,
 principally for foodservice establishments in the United States.  In 2000, its
 net sales totaled $441.8 million.
 
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