The Board of Directors of Bemis Company, Inc.
has declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of 30 cents per share. The dividend is payable June 1, 2017, to shareholders of record at the close of business on May 17, 2017. Bemis has paid an annual dividend on its common stock since 1922. Bemis has been included in Standard & Poor’s list of Dividend Aristocrats since 2008.
“We remain committed to our dividend program, which is an important part of our shareholders’ total return on investment in Bemis Company,” said William F. Austen, Bemis Company’s president and CEO. “This is the 34th consecutive year we have increased our annual cash dividend, reflecting confidence in our ability to generate strong cash flow.”