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):||August 25, 2008|
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
|of incorporation)||File Number)||Identification No.)|
|28601 Clemens Road, Westlake, Ohio||44145|
(Address of principal executive offices)
|Registrants telephone number, including area code:||440-892-1580|
Former name or former address, if changed since last report
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Item 7.01 Regulation FD Disclosure.
Item 7.01. Regulation FD Disclosure.
The following information shall not be deemed "filed" hereunder for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the "Exchange Act"), or incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the Exchange Act, except as shall be expressly set forth by specific reference in such a filing.
In an interview with Crains Cleveland Business on August 25, 2008, Nordson Corporation Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer disclosed that the Company’s orders during the twelve-week periods ending August 17, 2008, August 3, 2008 and July 20, 2008 were up in constant currency between 3% and 5% compared with the same periods in the prior year.
Subsequent to this interview and prior to its publication, a Nordson official inadvertently disclosed this information.
This Current Report on Form 8-K is being furnished solely to satisfy the requirements of Regulation FD in light of the inadvertent disclosure. The information under Item 7.01 in this Current Report on Form 8-K will not be incorporated by reference into any registration statement or other document filed by the Company under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, unless specifically identified therein as being incorporated by reference.
The furnishing of the information under Item 7.01 in this Current Report on Form 8-K is not intended to, and does not, constitute a determination or admission by the Company that the information under Item 7.01 in this Current Report on Form 8-K is material or complete, or that investors should consider this information before making an investment decision with respect to any security of the Company.
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.
|August 26, 2008||By:||
Robert E. Veillette
|Name: Robert E. Veillette|
|Title: Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary|