FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
June 3, 2013
Summer Trade Shows are in the United States, Canada and Europe
ARMSTRONG, IOWA, June 3, 2013 – Art’s Way Manufacturing Co., Inc., (NASDAQ:ARTW) a leading manufacturer and distributor of agricultural machinery, equipment and services is proud to announce it is expanding its sales and marketing efforts by attending and presenting at 7 agricultural shows in the Summer of 2013.
|June 5-7, 2013||World Pork Expo||Des Moines, IA|
|July 22-25||The Royal Welsh Agricultural Society Show||Builth Wells, Wales, UK|
|Aug 6-8, 2013||Empire Farm Days||Seneca Falls, NY|
|Aug 13-15, 2013||Ag Progress Days||State College, PA|
|Aug 20-22, 2013||Dakota Fest 2013||Mitchell, SD|
|Aug 21-22, 2013||North Am. Manure Expo||London Ont., Canada|
|Aug 27-29, 2013||Farm Progress Show||Decatur, IL|
J. Ward McConnell Jr., Executive Chairman of the Board of Directors said, “Trade shows are and have been our sales and marketing bread and butter for many years. It is an ideal opportunity to meet dealers and customers and really listen to their needs and desires as well as display our latest models and upgrades. This Summer we will be attending shows in 5 agricultural oriented states in the US, Canada and the premier European Ag equipment show – The Royal Welsh Agricultural Society Show in Wales, UK.”
About Art’s Way Manufacturing, Inc.
Art’s Way manufactures and distributes farm machinery and niche products including animal feed processing equipment, sugar beet defoliators and harvesters, land maintenance equipment, crop shredding equipment, round hay balers, plows, hay and forage equipment, manure spreaders, reels for combines and swathers, and top and bottom drive augers, as well as pressurized tanks and vessels, and modular animal confinement buildings and laboratories. After-market service parts are also an important part of the Company’s business. The Company has three reporting segments: agricultural products; pressurized tanks and vessels; and modular buildings.
For More Information, Contact: Jim Drewitz, Investor Relations
Or visit the Company’s website at www.artsway-mfg.com
This news release includes “forward-looking statements” within the meaning of the federal securities laws. Statements made in this release that are not strictly statements of historical facts, including: (i) our beliefs with respect to the current state of the agricultural sector of the economy and (ii) our expectations for growth, are forward-looking statements. Statements of anticipated future results are based on current expectations and are subject to a number of risks and uncertainties, including, but not limited to, quarterly fluctuations in results, customer demand for the Company’s products, domestic and international economic conditions, the cost of raw materials, the management of growth, the availability of investment opportunities, and other factors detailed from time to time in the Company’s Securities and Exchange Commission filings. Actual results may differ markedly from management’s expectations. The Company cautions readers not to place undue reliance upon any such forward-looking statements.