Myers Shareholders OK Buyout

Myers Industries Inc. (NYSE: MYE) shareholders have approved a $22.50 per share buyout by GS Capital Partners. The total deal is valued at approximately $1.07 billion, including assumption or repayment of approximately $276 million in debt. Myers is an Akron, Ohio-based manufacturer of polymer products for industrial, agricultural, automotive, commercial and consumer markets. www.myersind.com