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Press release from Business Wire

Emerson Completes Sale of Its Heating Products Business to NIBE Industrier AB

Monday, September 12, 2011

Emerson Completes Sale of Its Heating Products Business to NIBE Industrier AB13:15 EDT Monday, September 12, 2011 ST. LOUIS (Business Wire) -- Emerson (NYSE: EMR) today announced that it has completed the sale of its Heating Products business to NIBE Industrier AB. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Emerson Heating Products, primarily a North American appliance components business that was established in 1917, is a global leader in heat-related solutions for appliance manufacturing industries including the cooking, dishwasher and water heater segments. The business has annual sales of approximately $75 million with about 1,100 employees in Murfreesboro, Tenn, USA; Nuevo Laredo, Mexico; and Shenzhen, China. About Emerson Emerson (NYSE: EMR), based in St. Louis, Mo., (USA), is a global leader in bringing technology and engineering together to provide innovative solutions to customers in industrial, commercial and consumer markets through its network power, process management, industrial automation, climate technologies, and tools and storage businesses. Sales in fiscal 2010 were $21 billion. For more information, visit www.Emerson.com. EmersonMark A. Polzin, 314-982-1758