Fresh Del Monte Produce 8-K 2012
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 2, 2012
FRESH DEL MONTE PRODUCE INC.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)
c/o Walkers Corporate Services Limited
Walker House, 87 Mary Street
George Town, Grand Cayman, KY1-9002
(Address of Registrant's Principal Executive Office)
(Registrant’s telephone number including area code)
Please send copies of notices and communications from the Securities and Exchange Commission to:
c/o Del Monte Fresh Produce Company
241 Sevilla Avenue
Coral Gables, Florida 33134
(Address of Registrant's U.S. Executive Office)
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:
o Written communications pursuant to Rule 425 under the Securities Act (17 CFR 230.425)
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Item 5.07 – Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders
On May 2, 2012, the Annual General Meeting of Shareholders of Fresh Del Monte Produce Inc. (the “Company”) was held. A total of 55,508,318 Ordinary Shares, or 96% of the Ordinary Shares issued and outstanding as of the March 13, 2012 record date, was represented in person or by proxy. The proposals presented at the Annual General Meeting of Shareholders are described in detail in the Company’s Proxy Statement for the 2012 Annual General Meeting of Shareholders filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on April 2, 2012. All of the nominees for director described in that proxy statement were elected to serve until the Company’s 2015 Annual General Meeting of Shareholders, and each of the other items considered at the 2012 Annual General Meeting was approved by the shareholders, pursuant to the voting results set forth below.
To elect three directors to serve until the Company’s 2015 Annual General Meeting of Shareholders.
To approve and adopt the Company’s financial statements for the 2011 fiscal year ended December 30, 2011.
To ratify the appointment of Ernst & Young LLP as independent registered public accounting firm to the Company for the fiscal year ending December 28, 2012.
To approve the Company’s dividend payment for the fiscal year ended December 30, 2011.
To approve, on an advisory, non-binding basis, the Company’s executive compensation.
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.