Farmer Brothers Company 8-K 2013
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): May 29, 2013
Farmer Bros. Co.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)
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Item 8.01 Other Events.
On May 29, 2013, the Board of Directors of Farmer Bros. Co., a Delaware Corporation (the “Company”), upon recommendation of the Audit Committee, amended and restated the Audit Committee Charter, a copy of which is filed herewith as Exhibit 99.1 and is incorporated herein by reference. The Audit Committee Charter will be posted on the Company's website at www.farmerbros.com as soon as practicable.
Omission of Quarterly Dividend
On May 29, 2013, the Board of Directors voted to omit the payment of a quarterly dividend in the upcoming first quarter of fiscal 2014.
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.
Dated: May 31, 2013