SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
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): November 30, 2017 (November 29, 2017)
JOHN B. SANFILIPPO & SON, INC.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)
(State or Other Jurisdiction
1703 North Randall Road, Elgin, Illinois 60123-7820
(Address of Principal Executive Offices) (Zip Code)
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (847) 289-1800
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John B. Sanfilippo & Son, Inc. (the Company) submits the following information:
|ITEM 8.01.||Other Events.|
On November 29, 2017, the Company entered into the Consent and Ninth Amendment to its Credit Agreement (the Ninth Amendment). The Ninth Amendment provides for lender consent to incur unsecured debt in connection with the Companys acquisition of the assets of Squirrel Brand, L.P. (Squirrel Brand) and for the acquisition of the assets of Squirrel Brand to constitute a Permitted Acquisition under the terms of the Credit Agreement. The Ninth Amendment also modifies the collateral reporting requirements applicable to the Company. A copy of the Ninth Amendment is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1.
On November 30, 2017, the Company issued a press release announcing that it has acquired the assets of Squirrel Brand. A copy of the press release is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.2.
|ITEM 9.01.||Financial Statements and Exhibits.|
The exhibits attached hereto are listed in the Exhibit Index.
|99.1||Consent and Ninth Amendment to Credit Agreement, dated November 29, 2017, by and among John B. Sanfilippo & Son, Inc., Wells Fargo Capital Finance, LLC (f/k/a Wells Fargo Foothill, LLC), as a lender and the administrative agent, and Southwest Georgia Farm Credit, ACA, as a lender.|
|99.2||Press Release dated November 30, 2017|
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.
|JOHN B. SANFILIPPO & SON, INC.|
|November 30, 2017||By:|
|Michael J. Valentine|
|Chief Financial Officer, Group President and Secretary|