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DowDuPont Announces Declaration of Regular Quarterly Dividend on E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Company Preferred Stock
DowDuPont announces that the board of directors of its subsidiary, E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Company, declared regular quarterly dividends of $1.12-1/2 per share on the $4.50 series preferred stock and $0.87-1/2 cents per share on the $3.50 series preferred stock of E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Company, both payable on July 25, 2019, to stockholders of record at the close of business on July 10, 2019.
DowDuPont Announces Retirement of Nicholas Fanandakis
40-year DuPont veteran has played an instrumental role in the work to separate DowDuPont into three industry-leading, independent companies
DuPont Enhances Global Parental Leave Policy
New policy celebrates new parents, including adoptive and same-sex parents, with industry leading benefits. The new policy takes effect on June 1 in the United States and across all global locations no later than the end of 2020.
DuPont Strengthens Presence in Michigan, Holds Community Tree-Planting Event
DuPont Chief Executive Officer-Elect Marc Doyle joined Midland Mayor Maureen Donker along with employee volunteers and local community leaders at the event. DuPont employs approximately 1,800 people across six sites in Midland, Auburn, Auburn Hills, Hillsdale, Troy and Hemlock. The Midland site itself is the second largest DuPont site in the world.
DowDuPont Board of Directors Approves Corteva Distribution and Announces Effectiveness of Form 10 Registration Statement for Corteva
To effect the separation, the DowDuPont Board of Directors declared a pro rata dividend of all of the outstanding shares of common stock of Corteva, Inc. (“Corteva”). The dividend is expected to be paid on June 1, 2019 to DowDuPont stockholders of record as of the close of business on May 24, 2019, the record date.
DowDuPont Reports First Quarter 2019 Results
Highlights: • 1Q19 GAAP EPS from Continuing Operations of $0.23; Adjusted EPS of $0.84 • 1Q19 GAAP Net Income from Continuing Operations of $0.6B; Operating EBITDA of $4.0B • Separation of Dow completed on April 1; remain on track for separation of Corteva AgriscienceTM and DuPont on June 1
Raj Ratnakar Named Chief Strategy Officer for Specialty Products (DuPont) Division of DowDuPont
Ratnakar’s appointment is effective May 1. He will report to Marc Doyle, chief executive officer-elect for DuPont and chief operating officer, DowDuPont Specialty Products Division.
DowDuPont™ Provides Per Share Information for its Second Quarter Dividend
DowDuPont™ announced on March 8, 2019, that it declared a dividend of $325 million in the aggregate payable May 28, 2019, on a pro rata basis to shareholders of record on April 26, 2019. Based on the number of shares outstanding as of the record date, the per share amount of the dividend to be paid on May 28, 2019 is $0.14.
DowDuPont Provides Update Regarding First Quarter 2019 Performance
The company expects to report total company results in line with the guidance provided on March 28 and is now providing additional detail regarding expected results at the division level: Specialty Products anticipates reporting better than expected results; Materials Science results are expected to be in line with its updated guidance; and Agriculture is expected to report results that are lower than its updated guidance, due to the longer than expected impact of severe weather-related conditions.
DowDuPont Announces New Members for Future Board of Directors of DuPont
The new directors include Frank K. Clyburn, chief commercial officer at Merck & Co., Inc., Terrence R. Curtin, CEO of TE Connectivity, and Frederick M. Lowery, senior vice president and president, Life Sciences Solutions and Laboratory Products at Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc.
DowDuPont Announces Plans for Reverse Stock Split
● Company’s Action Intended to Increase the Market Price of Its Common Stock in Connection with the Intended Separation of Its Agriculture Business ● Special Meeting of Shareholders to Approve Reverse Stock Split Scheduled for May 23, 2019
DowDuPont Completes Spin-off of Dow Inc.
Completes Separation of Materials Science Division and Advances Toward Formation of Three Independent Public Companies
DuPont showcases battery pack, electrical/electronics, sensing and control and charging infrastructure solutions at The Battery Show
Lightweighting, thermal management, safety, NVH, vehicle structure/durability, sensing, control and connectivity – all are drivers for reliable and efficient e-mobility for today and tomorrow.
DuPont Advanced Printing Showcases New Look, New Products at INFOFLEX 2019
DuPont Advanced Printing kicked off their attendance at FTA Forum/INFOFLEX 2019 with remarks delivered May 5 by Sam Ponzo, Global Business Director during the FTA Annual Awards Banquet.
DuPont Packaging Graphics Introduces New Cyrel® Easy Plate Technology
The new DuPont™ Cyrel® Easy flexographic printing plate technology is engineered to simplify the printing process by removing the flat top dot processing step, increasing efficiency and consistency.
DuPont Receives ContiTech Supplier of the Year 2018 Honors
For the second year in a row, DuPont Transportation & Advanced Polymers, has received a Supplier of the Year award from ContiTech Vibration Control GmbH.
DuPont introduces new thermal-conductive interface material for HEV/EV battery assembly
Battery pack safety, durability and sustainability are critical to the mobility needs of today and tomorrow. BETASEAL™ TC thermal-conductive interface material is a game-changing solution for battery pack assembly
Edison Award Honors DuPont Composite Bonding Adhesive
An innovative composite bonding adhesive from DuPont earned silver honors at the 2019 Edison Awards celebration in New York City last week. The Edison Awards, named after Thomas Alva Edison, recognize and honor the world’s best innovators and innovations.
DuPont to Launch Multiple New Semi-crystalline Products for 3D Printing at RAPID + TCT 2019
DuPont Transportation & Advanced Polymers, a global business unit of DowDuPont Specialty Products Division, will introduce several advanced new semi-crystalline materials at RAPID + TCT 2019 (booth #552), significantly expanding its 3D printing portfolio.
DuPont Opens New Ohio Aerospace Technology Center
DuPont Transportation & Advanced Polymers announced the opening of its new Aerospace Technology Center at the DuPont™ Vespel® manufacturing site in Valley View, Ohio. DuPont leaders were joined at a celebration event by customers, suppliers, government officials, employees and company leadership.
DuPont Charging AHEAD™ with High Performance E-Mobility Solutions at The Battery Show – Europe 2019
DuPont showcases battery pack, e-motor, electrical/electronics, sensing and control solutions enabled by AHEAD™ initiative.
- New Clear DuPont™ Tedlar® Film for Graphics and Signage Applications
High-performance, lightweight mobility solutions featured by DuPont at PIAE 2019
Lightweighting continues to drive innovation for both internal combustion engines and alternative drivetrains. DuPont Transportation & Advanced Polymers, a business of DowDuPont Specialty Products Division, is highlighting a strong portfolio of mobility solutions for today’s and tomorrow’s vehicles.
DuPont Showcases AHEAD™ at PIAE 2019
AHEAD™ (Accelerating Hybrid-Electric Autonomous Driving), an initiative launched in late 2018, combines portfolios across the new DuPont to deliver solutions for the growing global hybrid and electric vehicle market.
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- Patterns Impacting Risk Management
- Water Purified from the Ocean
- Farms of All Sizes Meet Our Needs
- Burgeoning Billions: The Arithmetic of Food Security
- Thinking Outside the (Pizza) Box
- Making Formula More Like Mother’s Milk
- Harvesting for a Hungry World
- Celebrating Veterans Every Day
- Fighting World Hunger with Breadfruit
- Carney Applies His Science
- Striving for Sustainability