As part of its repositioning actions, the Company closed a small manufacturing facility in England. Repositioning costs of $1.1 million on a pre-tax basis were incurred in the third quarter of 2012.
|(dollars in millions)||2012||2011|
Merchandising Systems sales of $92.5 million decreased $6.3 million, or 6%, reflecting lower sales in Vending and, to a lesser extent, Payment Solutions. Operating profit decreased $1.3 million, reflecting deleverage of the lower sales.