Armstrong World Industries 8-K 2016
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): December 15, 2016
ARMSTRONG WORLD INDUSTRIES, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (717) 397-0611
(Former name or former address if changed since last report.)
Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions:
Section 8 - Other Events
Item 8.01 Other Events.
On December 15, 2016, Armstrong World Industries, Inc. issued a press release announcing that it has entered into an agreement to purchase the business and assets of Tectum, Inc., an Ohio-based manufacturer of acoustical ceiling, wall and structural solutions for commercial building applications. A copy of the press release is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 and is hereby incorporated by reference herein.
Section 9 Financial Statements and Exhibits
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
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.
Date: December 15, 2016