TR Tootsie Roll Industries


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Proxy contests and exempt solicitations in last 3 years

No recent proxy contest or exempt solicitation filings from shareholders.

Vote support at last AGM

At the Annual Meeting of Shareholders of Tootsie Roll Industries, Inc. (the "Company") held on May 3, 2021, the proposals listed below were submitted to a vote of the shareholders. The proposals are described in the Company's definitive proxy statement for the annual meeting previously filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Each of the proposals was approved by the shareholders pursuant to the voting results set forth below.

Proposal 1 - Election of Directors

The four nominees for the Board of Directors were elected to hold office until the next annual meeting of stockholders and until their successors are elected and duly qualified. The tabulation of votes was:

Votes ForVotes WithheldBroker Non-Votes
Ellen R. Gordon

Virginia L. Gordon



Barre A. Seibert289,000,8777,914,4066,591,503
Lana Jane Lewis-Brent289,054,6537,860,6306,591,503
Paula M. Wardynski289,518,1107,397,1736,591,503

Proposal 2 – Ratification of Appointment of Grant Thornton LLP as the Independent Registered Public Accounting Firm of the Company for 2021

The appointment of Grant Thornton LLP as the Company's independent registered public accounting firm for fiscal year ending December 31, 2021 was ratified by a vote of 299,425,508 for the motion and 4,016,679 against the motion. Abstain votes were 64,598 and broker non-votes were 0.