-----BEGIN PRIVACY-ENHANCED MESSAGE----- Proc-Type: 2001,MIC-CLEAR Originator-Name: webmaster@www.sec.gov Originator-Key-Asymmetric: MFgwCgYEVQgBAQICAf8DSgAwRwJAW2sNKK9AVtBzYZmr6aGjlWyK3XmZv3dTINen TWSM7vrzLADbmYQaionwg5sDW3P6oaM5D3tdezXMm7z1T+B+twIDAQAB MIC-Info: RSA-MD5,RSA, ItGObEoNr08f4rnSkgAUf6jXlGGT4hal0scuMzOohb9h3E5/q2NXCUVbB9SGQvlz wSR/p0sgEUV8Ds1G8j1wZg== 0001072613-11-000108.txt : 20110209 0001072613-11-000108.hdr.sgml : 20110209 20110209145051 ACCESSION NUMBER: 0001072613-11-000108 CONFORMED SUBMISSION TYPE: SC 13G/A PUBLIC DOCUMENT COUNT: 1 FILED AS OF DATE: 20110209 DATE AS OF CHANGE: 20110209 SUBJECT COMPANY: COMPANY DATA: COMPANY CONFORMED NAME: IRIS INTERNATIONAL INC CENTRAL INDEX KEY: 0000319240 STANDARD INDUSTRIAL CLASSIFICATION: LABORATORY ANALYTICAL INSTRUMENTS [3826] IRS NUMBER: 942579751 STATE OF INCORPORATION: DE FISCAL YEAR END: 1231 FILING VALUES: FORM TYPE: SC 13G/A SEC ACT: 1934 Act SEC FILE NUMBER: 005-32886 FILM NUMBER: 11586658 BUSINESS ADDRESS: STREET 1: 9158 ETON AVENUE CITY: CHATSWORTH STATE: CA ZIP: 91311 BUSINESS PHONE: 8187091244 MAIL ADDRESS: STREET 1: 9158 ETON AVENUE CITY: CHATSWORTH STATE: CA ZIP: 91311 FORMER COMPANY: FORMER CONFORMED NAME: INTERNATIONAL REMOTE IMAGING SYSTEMS INC /DE/ DATE OF NAME CHANGE: 19920703 FILED BY: COMPANY DATA: COMPANY CONFORMED NAME: ASHFORD CAPITAL MANAGEMENT INC CENTRAL INDEX KEY: 0000897070 IRS NUMBER: 510243208 STATE OF INCORPORATION: DE FISCAL YEAR END: 0930 FILING VALUES: FORM TYPE: SC 13G/A BUSINESS ADDRESS: STREET 1: 1 WALKER'S MILL ROAD STREET 2: P.O. BOX 4172 CITY: WILMINGTON STATE: DE ZIP: 19807 BUSINESS PHONE: 3026551750 MAIL ADDRESS: STREET 1: 1 WALKER'S MILL ROAD STREET 2: P.O. BOX 4172 CITY: WILMINGTON STATE: DE ZIP: 19807 SC 13G/A 1 iris13ga_17019.htm ASHFORD 13GA (IRIS) iris13ga_17019.htm


 
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
 
 
SCHEDULE 13G/A
 
 
Under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
(Amendment No. 1)*
 

 
Iris International, Inc.
(Name of Issuer)


  Common Stock, $0.01 Par Value Per Share  
(Title of Class of Securities)


          46270W105          
(CUSIP Number)
 
 
                        December 31, 2010                        
(Date of Event Which Requires Filing of this Statement)


 

 
Check the appropriate box to designate the rule pursuant to which this Schedule is filed:
 
x           Rule 13d-1(b)
 
o           Rule 13d-1(c)
 
o           Rule 13d-1(d)
 
*The remainder of this cover page shall be filled out for a reporting person's initial filing on this form with respect to the subject class of securities, and for any subsequent amendment containing information which would alter the disclosures provided in a prior cover page.
 
The information required in the remainder of this cover page shall not be deemed to be "filed" for the purpose of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 ("Act") or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that section of the Act but shall be subject to all other provisions of the Act (however, see the Notes).
 


 
 
 
 
    CUSIP No. 46270W105
Schedule 13G
Page 2 of 5 Pages
 
1
NAME OF REPORTING PERSON:
I.R.S. IDENTIFICATION NO. OF ABOVE PERSON (ENTITIES ONLY):
 
Ashford Capital Management, Inc.
2
CHECK THE APPROPRIATE BOX IF A MEMBER OF A GROUP*
(a) o
(b) o
3
SEC USE ONLY
 
 
4
CITIZENSHIP OR PLACE OF ORGANIZATION
 
Delaware
 
 
NUMBER OF
5
SOLE VOTING POWER
 
0 shares
SHARES
BENEFICIALLY
OWNED BY
6
SHARED VOTING POWER
 
0 shares
EACH
REPORTING
PERSON
7
SOLE DISPOSITIVE POWER
 
0 shares
WITH
8
SHARED DISPOSITIVE POWER
 
0 shares
9
AGGREGATE AMOUNT BENEFICIALLY OWNED BY EACH REPORTING PERSON
 
0 shares
10
CHECK BOX IF THE AGGREGATE AMOUNT IN ROW (9) EXCLUDES CERTAIN SHARES*   o
 
 
11
PERCENT OF CLASS REPRESENTED BY AMOUNT IN ROW 9
 
0%
12
TYPE OF REPORTING PERSON*
 
IA
 
 
 

 
 
    CUSIP No. 46270W105
Schedule 13G
Page 3 of 5 Pages
 
Item 1.
 
 
(a)
Name of Issuer:
 
 
Iris International Inc.

(b)           Address of Issuer’s Principal Executive Offices:
 
9158 Eton Avenue, Chatsworth, CA 91311

Item 2.
 
(a)           Name of Person Filing:
 
Ashford Capital Management, Inc.
 
(b)           Address of Principal Business Office or, if none, Residence:
 
1 Walker’s Mill Rd., P.O. Box 4172, Wilmington, DE  19807
 
 
 (c)
 Citizenship:  A Delaware Corporation
 
 
  (d)
  Title of Class of Securities:
Common Stock, $0.01 Par Value Per Share
 
(e)           CUSIP Number:                                             46270W105

Item 3.
If this statement is filed pursuant to §§240.13d-1(b) or 240.13d-2(b) or (c), check whether the person filing is a:
 
 
(a)
o
Broker or dealer registered under section 15 of the Act
 
(b)
o
Bank as defined in section 3(a)(6) of the Act
 
(c)
o
Insurance company as defined in section 3(a)(19) of the Act
 
(d)
o
Investment company registered under section 8 of the Investment Company Act of 1940
 
(e)
x
An investment adviser in accordance with §240.13d-1(b)(1(ii)(E)
 
(f)
o
An employee benefit plan or endowment fund in accordance with §240.13d-1(b)(1)(ii)(F)
 
(g)
o
A parent holding company or control person  in accordance with §240.13d-1(b)(1)(ii)(G)
 
(h)
o
A savings association as defined in section 3(b) of the Federal Deposit Insurance Act
 
(i)
o
A church plan that is excluded from the definition of an investment company under section 3(c)(14) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
 
(j)
o
Group, in accordance with §240.13d-1(b)-1(ii)(J)

Item 4.                   Ownership
 
Provide the following information regarding the aggregate number and percentage of the class of securities of the issuer identified in Item 1.
 
 
(a)
Amount Beneficially Owned:
0 shares
 
(b)           Percent of Class:                                              0%
 
 
The foregoing percentage is calculated based on 18,138,216 shares of Common Stock reported to be outstanding as of October 26, 2010 in the Issuer’s September 30, 2010 Quartely Report filed on Form 10-Q.

(c)           Number of shares as to which such person has:
 
(i)  Sole power to vote or to direct the vote:                          0 shares
 
(ii)  Shared power to vote or to direct the vote:                    0 shares
 
 

 
 
    CUSIP No. 46270W105
Schedule 13G
Page 4 of 5 Pages
 
 
 
(iii)  Sole power to dispose or to direct the disposition of:                             0 shares
 
(iv)  Shared power to dispose or to direct the disposition of:                        0 shares
 
 
Item 5.                   Ownership of Five Percent or Less of a Class
 
If this statement is being filed to report the fact that as of the date hereof the reporting person has ceased to be the beneficial owner of more than five percent of the class of securities, check the following x

Item 6.                   Ownership of More than Five Percent on Behalf of Another Person

N/A

Item 7.
Identification and Classification of the Subsidiary Which Acquired the Security Being Reported on By the Parent Holding Company

N/A

Item 8.                    Identification and Classification of Members of the Group

N/A

Item 9.                    Notice of Dissolution of Group

N/A

Item 10.                  Certification

By signing below I certify that, to the best of my knowledge and belief, the securities referred to above were acquired and are held in the ordinary course of business and were not acquired and are not held for the purpose of or with the effect of changing or influencing the control of the issuer of the securities and were not acquired and are not held in connection with or as a participant in any transaction having that purpose or effect.
 
 
 

 
    CUSIP No. 46270W105
Schedule 13G
Page 5 of 5 Pages
 

SIGNATURE

After reasonable inquiry and to the best of its knowledge and belief, I certify that the information set forth in this statement is true, complete and correct.

Date:    February 9, 2011
 
 
 

 
ASHFORD CAPITAL MANAGEMENT, INC.


By:          /s/ Anthony Petrucci                                                           
  Anthony M. Petrucci
  Chief Executive Officer and Chief Compliance Officer



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