BJS WHOLESALE CLUB INC 8-K 2007
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, DC 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of report (Date of earliest event reported): January 4, 2007
BJs Wholesale Club, Inc.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (508) 651-7400
(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 (see General Instruction A.2. below):
Item 7.01. Regulation FD Disclosure
On January 4, 2007, BJs Wholesale Club, Inc. reported its sales results for the fiscal month ended December 30, 2006. The Company also announced restructuring plans and other charges, revised its earnings guidance for its fourth quarter ending February 3, 2007, and announced preliminary earnings guidance for its fiscal year ending February 2, 2008. The full text of the press release issued in connection with these announcements is attached as Exhibit 99.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K.
Also on January 4, 2007, the Company announced management changes in a separate press release, the full text of which is attached as Exhibit 99.2 to this Current Report on Form 8-K.
BJs management plans to hold a conference call on January 4, 2007 at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time to discuss these announcements. The script for the conference call is attached as Exhibit 99.3 to this Current Report on Form 8-K.
The information in this Form 8-K (including each of the exhibits) 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 of that section, nor shall it be deemed incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933 or the Exchange Act, except as expressly set forth by specific reference in such a filing.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits
The following exhibits relating to Item 7.01 shall be deemed to be furnished, and not filed:
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: January 4, 2007
BJs WHOLESALE CLUB, INC.
By: /s/ Frank D. Forward
Frank D. Forward
Executive Vice President and
Chief Financial Officer