Nash Finch Company (Nasdaq: NAFC), a Minneapolis-based food retailer and distributor, announced today that its board of directors declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of 9 cents per share of common stock. The dividend is payable September 7, 2001 to shareholders of record at the close of business on August 24, 2001. It is the company's 300th consecutive quarterly cash dividend. There are 11,672,804 shares of common stock outstanding.