MELVILLE, NY and DAVIDSON, North Carolina, June 29, 2021 / PRNewswire / – MSC INDUSTRIAL SUPPLY CO. (NYSE: MSM), a leading distributor of metalworking and maintenance, repair and operation (MRO) products and services, today announced that its board of directors has declared a cash dividend of $ 0.75 per share. the $ 0.75 the dividend is payable on July 27, 2021 to shareholders of record at the close of business on July 13, 2021. The ex-dividend date is July 12, 2021.
About MSC Industrial Supply Co.
MSC Industrial Supply Co. (NYSE: MSM) is a leading North American distributor of metalworking and maintenance, repair and operation (MRO) products and services. We help our clients increase their productivity, profitability and growth with approximately 1.9 million products, inventory management and other supply chain solutions, as well as deep expertise from 80 years of collaboration. with clients from all sectors. Our experienced team of more than 6,200 associates is dedicated to working side-by-side with our clients to help drive results for their businesses – from maintaining efficient operations today to continuous redesign, retooling and optimization for a more productive future. For more information on MSC, please visit mscdirect.com.
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