SAN JOSE, Calif., June 15, 2010 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Bell Microproducts Inc. (Nasdaq:BELM) today announced that RiskMetrics Group (formerly Institutional Shareholder Services) and Glass Lewis, two leading independent proxy advisory firms, have recommended that Bell Micro's shareholders vote "For" approval of the proposed acquisition by Avnet at a special meeting of shareholders on June 28, 2010, at 2:00 p.m. Pacific Time. RiskMetrics Group and Glass Lewis have also recommended that shareholders vote "For" the proposal to adjourn the special meeting, if necessary, to solicit additional proxies in favor of the proposed transaction.
RiskMetrics Group And Glass Lewis Recommend Bell Micro Shareholders Vote "For" Proposed Acquisition By Avnet
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