Sturm, Ruger & Company, Inc. Announces Internet Availability of Proxy Materials for 2010 Annual Meeting of Stockholders
March 18, 2010
Sturm, Ruger & Company, Inc. (NYSE-RGR) announces that proxy materials for its 2010 Annual Meeting of Stockholders are available on the Internet in accordance with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC") Notice and Access rule which allows companies to furnish their proxy materials through the Internet.
Sturm, Ruger is mailing to its stockholders of record as of March 9, 2010 a notice regarding the Internet availability of the proxy materials instead of a paper copy of its proxy statement and 2009 Annual Report on Form 10-K. This notice contains instructions regarding how to access the Company's proxy materials through the Internet and how to vote electronically through the Internet or in person at the Annual Meeting. Sturm, Ruger believes that this process will reduce printing, postage and environmental costs for distributing paper copies of its proxy materials.
Sturm, Ruger's proxy statement and 2009 Annual Report on Form 10-K have been filed with the SEC and may also be viewed at the Company's website. Stockholders who wish to obtain paper copies of the Company's proxy materials at no charge may do so by following the instructions provided in the notice being mailed to stockholders, or by writing to Leslie M. Gasper, Corporate Secretary, Sturm, Ruger & Company, Inc., Lacey Place, Southport, CT 06890.
All Company stockholders are cordially invited to attend Sturm, Ruger's 2010 Annual Meeting of Stockholders on Wednesday, April 28, 2010 at 10:30 a.m. Eastern Time at the Trumbull Marriott, 180 Hawley Lane, Trumbull, CT 06611.
About Sturm, Ruger & Co., Inc.
Sturm, Ruger & Co., Inc. is one of the nation's leading manufacturers of rugged,
reliable firearms for the commercial sporting market. As a full-line manufacturer
of American-made firearms, Ruger offers consumers over 400 variations of more than
30 product lines. For more than 60 years, Ruger has been a model of corporate and
community responsibility. Our motto, “Arms Makers for Responsible Citizens®,”
echoes the importance of these principles as we work hard to deliver quality and
The Company may, from time to time, make forward-looking statements and projections
concerning future expectations. Such statements are based on current expectations
and are subject to certain qualifying risks and uncertainties, such as market demand,
sales levels of firearms, anticipated castings sales and earnings, the need for
external financing for operations or capital expenditures, the results of pending
litigation against the Company, the impact of future firearms control and environmental
legislation, and accounting estimates, any one or more of which could cause actual
results to differ materially from those projected. Readers are cautioned not to place
undue reliance on these forward-looking statements, which speak only as of the date made.
The Company undertakes no obligation to publish revised forward-looking statements to
reflect events or circumstances after the date such forward-looking statements are made
or to reflect the occurrence of subsequent unanticipated events.
Sturm, Ruger & Co., Inc. “Arms Makers for Responsible Citizens®”