The Cranswick plc Board is proposing a final dividend of 55.6 pence per share, an increase of 8.4 per cent on the 51.3 pence paid previously. Together with the interim dividend of 20.0 pence per share this is a total dividend for the year of 75.6 pence per share. That compares to 70.0 pence per share previously, an increase of 8.0 per cent, and extends the period of consecutive years of dividend growth to 32.
The final dividend, if approved by Shareholders, will be paid on 2 September 2022 to Shareholders on the register at the close of business on 22 July 2022. Shares will go ex-dividend on 21 July 2022. Shareholders will again have the option to receive the dividend by way of scrip issue.