Manitowoc Company 8-K 2008
Pursuant to Section 13
or 15(d) of
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On July 10, 2008, The Manitowoc Company, Inc. (Manitowoc) and Enodis plc (Enodis) issued a joint press release announcing that Enodis is mailing to its shareholders the scheme document (the Scheme Document) relating to the offer by Manitowoc to acquire Enodis. As announced in a press release previously filed as Exhibit 99.1 to Manitowocs Current Report on Form 8-K dated June 30, 2008, the UK Panel on Takeovers and Mergers has advised Manitowoc that, upon the mailing of the Scheme Document, Illinois Tool Works Inc. will withdraw its offer to acquire Enodis.
Manitowoc is furnishing the joint press release as Exhibit 99.1 hereto, which is incorporated herein by reference.
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.
THE MANITOWOC COMPANY,