8-K 1 tv480825_8k.htm FORM 8-K






Washington, D.C. 20549





Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934



Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported)     December 5, 2017



Kewaunee Scientific Corporation

(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)



Delaware 0-5286 38-0715562

(State or other jurisdiction 

of incorporation) 


File Number) 

(I.R.S. Employer 

Identification No.) 



2700 West Front Street

Statesville, North Carolina


(Address of principal executive offices) (Zip Code)



Registrant’s telephone number, including area code    704-873-7202





(Former name or former address, if changed since last report.)



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Item  2.02 Results of Operations and Financial Condition


On December 5, 2017, Kewaunee Scientific Corporation issued a press release announcing its financial results for the second quarter, ended October 31, 2017, of fiscal year 2018. A copy of the Press Release is furnished as Exhibit 99.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K.



Item  9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits


  (d) Exhibits:


  Exhibit No.  
        99.1 Press Release of Kewaunee Scientific Corporation dated December 5, 2017



In accordance with General Instruction B.2 of Form 8-K, the information in this Current Report on Form 8-K, including Exhibit 99.1, shall not be deemed “filed” for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the “Exchange Act”), or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that section, and shall not be incorporated by reference into any registration statement or other document filed under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the Exchange Act, except as shall be expressly set forth by specific reference in such filing.





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.



     Kewaunee Scientific Corporation
Date:  December 5, 2017    /s/ Thomas D. Hull III

Thomas D. Hull III

    Vice President, Finance
    Chief Financial Officer