GLOBAL PARTNERS LP 8-K 2014
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): November 7, 2014
GLOBAL PARTNERS LP
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
P.O. Box 9161
800 South Street
Waltham, Massachusetts 02454-9161
(Address of Principal Executive Offices)
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Item 8.01. Other Events
As previously reported, on October 3, 2014, Global Montello Group Corp., (GMG), a wholly owned subsidiary of Global Partners LP, (the Partnership), and the Partnership entered into a Stock Purchase Agreement (the Stock Purchase Agreement) with Warren Equities, Inc. (Warren) and The Warren Alpert Foundation. Under the terms of the Stock Purchase Agreement, GMG will acquire 100% of the equity interests in Warren from The Warren Alpert Foundation for a cash purchase price of approximately $383 million, subject to certain post-closing adjustments to take into account the actual amount of certain assets and liabilities of Warren as of the closing date.
The audited financials statements of Warren as of and for the year ended May 31, 2014 are filed as Exhibit 99.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits
23.1 Consent of KPMG LLP.
99.1 Consolidated financial statements of Warren Equities, Inc. and Subsidiaries as of and for the year ended May 31, 2014 and the related notes thereto (with independent auditors report thereon).
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 thereunto duly authorized.