SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549
PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d) OF THE
SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
Date of Report: December 6, 2012
(Date of earliest event reported)
C.H. ROBINSON WORLDWIDE, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
Commission File Number: 000-23189
(State or other jurisdiction
14701 Charlson Road, Eden Prairie, MN 55347
(Address of principal executive offices, including zip code)
(Registrants telephone number, including area code)
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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Item 8.01. Other Events.
C.H. Robinson Worldwide, Inc. (Nasdaq: CHRW) announced that, on December 6, 2012, its Board of Directors declared an increase to its regular quarterly cash dividend from 33 cents ($0.33) per share to 35 cents ($0.35) per share, payable on December 31, 2012, to shareholders of record on December 17, 2012.
A copy of the press release issued by the company in connection with this report under Item 8.01 is attached as exhibit 99.1 to this report and is incorporated by reference herein.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
|99.1||Press Release dated December 6, 2012.|
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
|C.H. ROBINSON WORLDWIDE, INC.|
Ben G. Campbell
Vice President, General Counsel and
Date: December 7, 2012
|99.1||Press Release dated December 6, 2012||Filed Electronically|