8-K 1 form8-koctober212019.htm 8-K Document



UNITED STATES
 
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
 
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549
 
FORM 8-K
 
CURRENT REPORT
 
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
 
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): October 21, 2019
 
Coty Inc.
 
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in its Charter)
 
Delaware
 
001-35964
 
13-3823358
(State or other Jurisdiction
of Incorporation)
 
(Commission File Number)
 
(I.R.S. Employer
Identification No.)
 
350 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY
 
10118
(Address of Principal Executive Offices)
 
(Zip Code)
 
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (212) 389-7300
 
(Former name or former address, if changed from last report)
 
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Securities Registered Pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
Title of each class
Trading symbol(s)
Name of each exchange on which registered
Class A Common Stock, $0.01 par value
COTY
New York Stock Exchange
 
Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (§230.405 of this chapter) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (§240.12b-2 of this chapter). Emerging growth company o





If an emerging growth company, indicate by check mark if the registrant has elected not to use the extended transition period for complying with any new or revised financial accounting standards provided pursuant to Section 13(a) of the Exchange Act. o







Item 7.01 Other Information.

On October 21, 2019, Coty Inc. (NYSE: COTY) (the “Company”) issued a press release announcing that the Company will explore strategic options for its professional business and associated hair and nail brands, as well as the Company’s Brazilian operations.
A copy of the press release relating to this announcement is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1. Exhibit 99.1 shall not be deemed “filed” for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (the Exchange Act) or otherwise subject to the liabilities under that Section and shall not be deemed to be incorporated by reference into any filing of the Registrant under the Securities Act of 1933 or the Exchange Act. A copy of the press release is also available on the Company’s website at www.investors.coty.com, under the “Investor News” tab.

Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits

(d)
Exhibits:

SIGNATURE
 
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
 
 
Coty Inc.
 
 
(Registrant)
 
 
 
 
 
Date:October 21, 2019
By:
/s/ Pierre-Andre Terisse
 
 
 
Pierre-Andre Terisse
 
 
 
Chief Financial Officer
 






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