SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)
of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): February 26, 2019
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in its Charter)
(State or Other Jurisdiction
28601 Clemens Road
Westlake, Ohio 44145
(Address of Principal Executive Offices, including Zip Code)
Registrants Telephone Number, including Area Code: 440-892-1580
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Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.
On February 26, 2019, Michael F. Hilton notified Nordson Corporation (the Company) that he intends to retire from his position as Chief Executive Officer at a date to be determined. A copy of the Companys press release is attached as Exhibit 99.1.
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Financial Statements and Exhibits.
|99.1||The Companys press release dated February 28, 2019 announcing the anticipated retirement of Michael F. Hilton.|
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.
|Date: February 28, 2019||By:|
|Gregory A. Thaxton|
Executive Vice President
Chief Financial Officer