Nash Finch Board Announces Quarterly Dividend

Apr 18, 2001, 01:00 ET from Nash Finch Company

    MINNEAPOLIS, April 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Nash Finch Company (Nasdaq:   NAFC), a
 Minneapolis-based food retailer and distributor, announced today that its
 board of directors declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of 9 cents per
 share of common stock.  The dividend is payable June 1, 2001 to shareholders
 of record at the close of business on May 18, 2001.  It is the company's 299th
 consecutive quarterly cash dividend.  There are 11,605,647 shares of common
 stock outstanding.
     Nash Finch Company is one of the leading food retail and distribution
 companies in the United States with over $4 billion in annual revenues.  The
 company owns and operates a base of 119 retail stores, principally
 supermarkets under the Econofoods, Sun Mart and Family Thrift Center trade
 names.  Independent retailers and military commissaries in approximately
 30 states and Europe are key customers of Nash Finch's food distribution
 business.  Further information is available on the company's website at
 http://www.nashfinch.com
 
 

SOURCE Nash Finch Company
    MINNEAPOLIS, April 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Nash Finch Company (Nasdaq:   NAFC), a
 Minneapolis-based food retailer and distributor, announced today that its
 board of directors declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of 9 cents per
 share of common stock.  The dividend is payable June 1, 2001 to shareholders
 of record at the close of business on May 18, 2001.  It is the company's 299th
 consecutive quarterly cash dividend.  There are 11,605,647 shares of common
 stock outstanding.
     Nash Finch Company is one of the leading food retail and distribution
 companies in the United States with over $4 billion in annual revenues.  The
 company owns and operates a base of 119 retail stores, principally
 supermarkets under the Econofoods, Sun Mart and Family Thrift Center trade
 names.  Independent retailers and military commissaries in approximately
 30 states and Europe are key customers of Nash Finch's food distribution
 business.  Further information is available on the company's website at
 http://www.nashfinch.com
 
 SOURCE  Nash Finch Company