Velcro Industries N.V. Announces Completion of Tender Offer.Netherlands Antilles Netherlands Antilles, island group, an autonomous part of the Netherlands (2005 est. pop. 220,000), 371 sq mi (961 sq km), West Indies. Formerly known as the Dutch West Indies and Netherlands West Indies, they are divided into two groups. , Feb. 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Velcro Industries N.V. ("VINV") , holding company of the Velcro companies and the industry leader in hook and loop fasteners fasteners
In construction, connectors between structural members. Bolted connections are used when it is necessary to fasten two elements tightly together, especially to resist shear and bending, as in column and beam connections. , today announced the completion of its cash tender offer to purchase all outstanding shares of its common stock. The tender offer expired at 5:00 p.m., New York City New York City: see New York, city.
New York City
City (pop., 2000: 8,008,278), southeastern New York, at the mouth of the Hudson River. The largest city in the U.S. time, on Tuesday, February 10, 2009.
VINV has been advised by Computershare Investor Services Inc., the depositary for the tender offer, that as of 5:00 p.m., New York City time, on February 10, 2009, 471,272 shares were validly tendered and not properly withdrawn, and an additional 5,960 shares were tendered by notice of guaranteed delivery. All shares of VINV common stock that were validly tendered and not properly withdrawn before the expiration of the tender offer were accepted for payment.
About Velcro Industries N.V.
Velcro Industries N.V. is incorporated and domiciled in Curacao, Netherlands Antilles as a Naamloze Vennootschap Naamloze Vennootschap (usually abbreviated NV) is the Dutch terminology for a public limited liability corporation. The company is owned by shareholders, and the company's shares are not registered to certain owners, so that they may be (public limited liability company) and acts as the holding company of the Velcro companies, which are primarily involved in the manufacturing and sales of VELCRO(R) and TEXACRO(R) brand fasteners, ULTRA-MATE(R) brand hook fasteners, and ONE-WRAP(R) brand straps throughout the world. For more information about Velcro Industries N.V., including annual and quarterly reports, proxy statements and other materials required to be electronically published under Rule 12g3-2(b) of the U.S. Securities Exchange Act of 1934, visit http://www.velcroindustriesnv.com/.
CONTACT: Mark Harnett of MacKenzie Partners, Inc. for Velcro Industries N.V., +1-212-929-5500
Web Site: http://www.velcroindustriesnv.com/