Lincoln Electric Schedules 2010 Annual Meeting of Shareholders

Jan 13, 2010, 16:45 ET from Lincoln Electric Holdings, Inc.

CLEVELAND, Jan. 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Lincoln Electric Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq: LECO) today announced that the Company's 2010 Annual Meeting of Shareholders will be held at 11:30 a.m., Eastern Time, Thursday, April 29, 2010, at the Marriott Cleveland East, 26300 Harvard Road, Warrensville Heights, Ohio 44122.

Lincoln Electric is the world leader in the design, development and manufacture of arc welding products, robotic arc-welding systems, plasma and oxyfuel cutting equipment and has a leading global position in the brazing and soldering alloys market.  Headquartered in Cleveland, Ohio, Lincoln has 38 manufacturing locations, including operations, manufacturing alliances and joint ventures in 18 countries and a worldwide network of distributors and sales offices covering more than 160 countries.  For more information about Lincoln Electric, its products and services, visit the Company's Web site at

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