Dover Industries Limited

Dover Industries Limited

September 15, 2008 10:49 ET

Dover Industries Limited Adopts Shareholder Rights Plan

BURLINGTON, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Sept. 15, 2008) - Dover Industries Limited (TSX:DVI) ("Dover") announced today that its Board of Directors has adopted a Shareholder Rights Plan, subject to the receipt of regulatory approval.

The Rights Plan is designed to encourage the fair treatment of shareholders in connection with any take-over bid for Dover and to provide the Board of Directors of Dover with more time to consider any unsolicited take-over bid for Dover and pursue, if appropriate, other value enhancing alternatives to allow Dover's shareholders to receive full and fair value for Dover's common shares.

Dover Industries Limited operates flour mills in Ontario, Nova Scotia, Saskatchewan and Quebec, a paper products division and ice cream cone and plastics plant in Ontario with sales across Canada and the USA.

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Contact Information

  • Dover Industries Limited
    Brian J. Short
    Senior Vice-President & C. F. O.
    (905) 333-1515