SOURCE: Bowne & Co., Inc.

April 23, 2008 16:17 ET

Bowne Board Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend of $.055 per Share

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - April 23, 2008) - The Board of Directors of Bowne & Co., Inc. (NYSE: BNE) announced the declaration of the quarterly cash dividend on its Common Stock at the rate of $.055 per share. The dividend will be payable May 23, 2008 to shareholders of record at the close of business May 9, 2008.

Bowne has paid consecutive quarterly cash dividends since the company became public in August 1968.

About Bowne & Co., Inc.

Bowne & Co., Inc. (NYSE: BNE) provides shareholder and marketing communications services around the world. Dealmakers rely on Bowne to handle critical transactional communications with speed and accuracy. Compliance professionals turn to Bowne to prepare and file regulatory and shareholder communications online and in print. Marketers look to Bowne to create and distribute customized, one-to-one communications on demand. With 3,500 employees in 60 offices around the globe, Bowne has met the ever-changing demands of its clients for more than 230 years. For more information, please visit www.bowne.com.

Contact Information

  • Media Contact:
    Pamela Blum
    Manager, Corporate Communications
    212-658-5884
    pamela.blum@bowne.com

    Bowne & Co., Inc.
    55 Water Street
    New York, NY 10041
    212/924-5500
    Fax: 212/658-5871