United Stationers Initiates a $0.26 Per Share Quarterly Cash Dividend and Announces a Two-for-One Stock Split

DEERFIELD, Ill., Mar 01, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) - United Stationers Inc. (NASDAQ: USTR) announced today that its Board of Directors has approved a two-for-one stock split of the company's issued common shares, which will be payable in the form of a 100% stock dividend. All stockholders will receive one additional share for each share owned at the close of business on the record date of May 16, 2011. The stock dividend will be payable on May 31, 2011.