TOLEDO, Ohio, Aug. 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Libbey Inc. (NYSE Amex: LBY) announced today that it closed its previously announced secondary offering of 4,400,001 shares of its common stock on behalf of Merrill Lynch PCG, Inc., the selling stockholder, at a price to the public of $10.25 per share. The total offering size reflects the underwriters' exercise of their option to purchase an additional 573,913 shares of common stock, on the same terms and conditions, to cover over-allotments. Libbey did not sell any shares in the offering or receive any proceeds from the offering. BofA Merrill Lynch acted as sole book-running manager of the equity offering. Stephens Inc. was co-manager for the offering. Information about the offering is available in the prospectus supplement for the offering filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission. A copy of the prospectus supplement may be obtained at the Securities and Exchange Commission's website, at http://www.sec.gov or by contacting BofA Merrill Lynch, at 4 World Financial Center, New York, NY 10080, Attn: Prospectus Department or email firstname.lastname@example.org. A shelf registration statement relating to the securities being offered has been filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission and has become effective. The offering of securities is made only by means of a written prospectus and related prospectus supplement forming a part of the effective registration statement. This press release shall not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy, nor shall there be any sale of these securities in any state or jurisdiction in which such offer, solicitation, or sale would be unlawful prior to registration or qualification under the securities laws of any such state or jurisdiction. Any offer or sale will be made only by means of the written prospectus forming part of the effective registration statement.