PROVO, Utah--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 30, 2002--Nature's Sunshine Products, Inc. (Nasdaq:NATR), a leading manufacturer and marketer of encapsulated herbs and vitamins, today declared a 3 1/3 cents per common share quarterly cash dividend payable May 21, 2002, to shareholders of record on May 14, 2002.
The Company has declared consecutive quarterly cash dividends since 1988 pursuant to its cash dividend policy. There are approximately 16,205,000 shares outstanding with 20 million shares authorized.
Nature's Sunshine Products manufactures and markets through direct sales encapsulated and tableted herbal products, high quality natural vitamins and other complementary products. In addition to the U.S., the Company has operations in South Korea, Brazil, Mexico, Venezuela, Japan, Canada, Colombia, the United Kingdom and Ireland, Peru, Chile, Central America, Ecuador and Israel. The Company also has exclusive distribution agreements with selected companies in Argentina, Australia, New Zealand, Malaysia, Norway and the Russian Federation.
For more information, contact us at our website at www.natr.com.