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Acme United Corporation Donates Respirator Masks for Ebola Efforts

10/17/2014

FAIRFIELD, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 16, 2014-- Acme United Corporation (NYSE MKT:ACU) today announced that it has donated over 150,000 disposable respirator masks to MAP International. The products will be used to assist in the Ebola crisis in West Africa. ... Read More »

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Acme United Corporation Receives North Carolina Grant

08/18/2014

FAIRFIELD, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 18, 2014-- Acme United Corporation (NYSE MKT:ACU) today announced it has received a $400,000 Building Reuse Grant from Edgecombe County and the North Carolina Department of Commerce. The grant is in the form of a promissory note that will be forgiven based on job growth in the Company‚Äôs Rocky Mount, NC facility. ... Read More »

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Acme United Corporation Board Increases Cash Dividend 13 Percent

07/31/2014

FAIRFIELD, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 31, 2014-- Acme United Corporation (NYSE MKT:ACU) announced today that its board of directors has approved a 13% increase to its quarterly dividend to 9 cents per share on its outstanding common stock. The next dividend is payable on October 16, 2014 to stockholders of record on the close of business on October 1, 2014. ... Read More »

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Acme United Corporation Reports Record Sales and Earnings

07/24/2014

FAIRFIELD, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 24, 2014-- Acme United Corporation (NYSE MKT:ACU) today announced that net sales for the second quarter ended June 30, 2014 were $33.4 million, compared to $28.4 million in the comparable period of 2013, an increase of 18%. Excluding additional sales resulting from the acquisition on June 2, 2014 of First Aid Only, Inc., comparable sales increased 10%. Net sales for the six months ended June 30, 2014 were $52.5 million, compared to $46.1 million in the same period in 2013, an increase of 14%. Excluding First Aid Only, sales increased 10%. ... Read More »

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Acme United Corporation Second Quarter 2014 Earnings Conference Call

07/21/2014

FAIRFIELD, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 21, 2014-- Acme United Corporation (NYSE MKT:ACU) will release its financial results for the Second Quarter of 2014 on Thursday, July 24, 2014, at 9:00 a.m. EDT. ... Read More »