Courier 8-K 2008
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8.01 Other Events.
On May 8, 2008, Courier Corporation announced that its Board of
Directors expanded the Company’s Share Repurchase Plan and authorized
the repurchase of up to an additional $5 million of the Company's
outstanding common stock. This brings the total amount authorized under
the Share Repurchase Plan to $15 million since its commencement in
November 2007. Share repurchases will take place from time to time at
management's discretion depending on market conditions, share price and
other factors, either on the open market or privately negotiated. The
share repurchase program may be suspended or terminated at any time
without prior notice. The full text of the press release is furnished as
Exhibit 99.1 hereto.
99.1 Press release of Courier Corporation dated May 8,
2008 announcing expansion of Share Repurchase Plan.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.