|National Presto Industries Inc.|
3925 North Hastings Way
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National Presto Industries, Inc. provides housewares and small appliances, defense products, and absorbent products primarily in North America. It operates in three segments: Housewares/Small Appliance, Defense Products, and Absorbent Products. The Housewares/Small Appliance segment designs, markets, and distributes housewares and small electrical appliances, including pressure cookers and canners; heat control single thermostatic control line of skillets, griddles, woks, and multi-purpose cookers; deep fryers; waffle makers; pizza ovens; slicer/shredders; electric heaters; corn poppers; dehydrators; rice cookers; microwave bacon cookers; coffeemakers and coffeemaker accessories; electric tea kettles; electric knife sharpeners; shoe polishers; and timers. This segment sells its products directly to retailers, as well as through independent distributors. The Defense Products segment manufactures and sells 40mm ammunition, and precision mechanical and electro-mechanical products, including training ammunition, fuzes, firing devices, and initiators; munitions and ordnance-related products; medium caliber ammunition cartridge cases; and performs load, assemble, and pack operations on ordnance related products primarily for the United States Department of Defense (DOD) and DOD prime contractors. This segment also produces and sells various less than lethal products, such as smoke and tear gas grenades, specialty impact munitions, diversionary devices, and stun munitions, as well as support accessories, including launchers and gas masks; and offers training for the use of less than lethal products. The Absorbent Products segment manufactures and sells principally private label adult incontinence products. This segment sells its products to distributors and other absorbent product manufacturers. The company was founded in 1905 and is based in Eau Claire, Wisconsin.
|National Presto Industries Inc.’s ISS Governance QuickScore as of Feb 1, 2015 is 4. The pillar scores are Audit: 2; Board: 8; Shareholder Rights: 4; Compensation: 3.|
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|Ms. Maryjo J. Cohen ,
Chairman, Chief Exec. Officer and Pres
|Mr. Randy F. Lieble ,
Chief Financial Officer, VP, Treasurer and Director
|Mr. Douglas J. Frederick ,
Gen. Counsel and Sec.
|Mr. Spence W. Ahneman ,
VP of Sales
|Amounts are as of Dec 31, 2013 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc.Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year.|
|Currency in USD.|