Company Description (as filed with the SEC)
In 1969, Oil-Dri Corporation of America was incorporated in Delaware as the successor to an Illinois corporation incorporated in 1946; the Illinois corporation was the successor to a partnership that commenced business in 1941. Except as otherwise indicated herein or as the context otherwise requires, references to “Oil-Dri,” the “Company,” “we,” “us” or “our” refer to Oil-Dri Corporation of America and its subsidiaries. GENERAL BUSINESS DEVELOPMENTS During fiscal year 2010, we continued our commitment to create value from sorbent minerals. We put forth considerable effort on new products and maintained our commitment to promote and improve established products. Our diversified product offerings and adherence to our corporate strategy served us well in fiscal 2010 despite a challenging economic environment in which our total tons sold declined. ... More ...