Libbey Inc. Names Ginger Jones to Board of Directors

             Libbey Inc. Names Ginger Jones to Board of Directors

PR Newswire

TOLEDO, Ohio, Aug. 20, 2013

TOLEDO, Ohio, Aug.20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Libbey Inc. (NYSE MKT: LBY) today
announced that Ginger Jones has joined its board of directors.

Jones is the senior vice president, chief financial officer of Plexus Corp
(NASDAQ: PLXS), a global electronic, engineering and manufacturing services
company where she has served in this role since 2007. As CFO, Jones is
responsible for all finance, treasury, investor relations and information
technology functions. She is a certified public accountant and holds a
bachelor's degree in Accounting from the University of Utah and a master's
degree in Business Administration from the Ohio State University.

Jones was elected a director by the board upon the recommendation of its
Nominating and Governance Committee. With the addition of Jones, the Libbey
board of directors now numbers ten members, of which eight are independent

Regarding this new appointment, Board Chairman William Foley commented, "It's
an exciting time to be a part of Libbey. We are seeing very positive results
from our strategy implementation and continue to strengthen our position in
the marketplace every day. Ginger's expertise and guidance on business issues
will be invaluable to our board of directors and Libbey Inc."

Stephanie Streeter, Libbey's chief executive officer, added, "Ginger Jones
brings a wealth of experience to our board in the areas of financial strategy
and supply chain management. Given our strategy and current objectives, she'll
be able to make immediate and impactful contributions. We're so pleased she is
joining us as we continue to move our Company forward."

About Libbey Inc.

Based in Toledo, Ohio, since 1888, we believe Libbey Inc. is the largest
manufacturer of glass tableware in the western hemisphere and one of the
largest glass tableware manufacturers in the world. It supplies products to
foodservice, retail, industrial and business-to-business customers in over 100
countries, and it is the leading manufacturer of tabletop products for the
U.S. foodservice industry.

Libbey operates glass tableware manufacturing plants in the United States in
Louisiana and Ohio as well as in Mexico, China, Portugal and the Netherlands.
Its Crisa subsidiary, located in Monterrey, Mexico, is a leading producer of
glass tableware in Mexico and Latin America. Its subsidiary located in
Leerdam, Netherlands, is among the world leaders in producing and selling
glass stemware to retail, foodservice and industrial clients. Its Crisal
subsidiary, located in Portugal, provides an expanded presence in Europe. Its
Syracuse China subsidiary designs and distributes an extensive line of
high-quality ceramic dinnerware, principally for foodservice establishments in
the United States. Its World Tableware subsidiary imports and sells a
full-line of metal flatware and hollowware and an assortment of ceramic
dinnerware and other tabletop items principally for foodservice establishments
in the United States. In 2012, Libbey Inc.'s net sales totaled $825.3

SOURCE Libbey Inc.

Contact: INVESTORS - Kenneth Boerger, Vice President and Treasurer, (419)
325-2279,, or MEDIA - Lisa Fell, Director of Corporate
Communications, (419) 325-2001,
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