Granite City Food & Brewery 8-K 2011
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549
PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d) OF THE
SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
November 14, 2011
Date of report (Date of earliest event reported)
Granite City Food & Brewery Ltd.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
5402 Parkdale Drive, Suite 101
Minneapolis, MN 55416
(Address of principal executive offices, including zip code)
(Registrants telephone number, including area code)
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ITEM 3.01 NOTICE OF DELISTING OR FAILURE TO SATISFY A CONTINUED LISTING RULE OR STANDARD; TRANSFER OF LISTING.
On November 14, 2011, Granite City Food & Brewery Ltd. (the Company) received a letter from the Listing Qualifications Staff of the Nasdaq Stock Market (the Staff) notifying the Company that it did not comply with the minimum $2,500,000 stockholders equity requirement for continued listing on the Nasdaq Capital Market as set forth in Listing Rule 5550(b). As of September 27, 2011, the Company reported stockholders equity of $2,232,409. The Company has 45 calendar days from November 14, 2011 to submit a plan to regain compliance with this continued listing criterion. The Company intends to timely submit such a plan. If the Companys plan is accepted, Nasdaq can grant an extension of up to 180 calendar days from November 14, 2011 to evidence the Companys compliance. If Nasdaq does not accept the Companys plan, the Company will have the opportunity to appeal that decision to a Nasdaq Hearings Panel.
A copy of the press release announcing receipt of the Staff letter is attached as Exhibit 99 hereto and incorporated by reference to this Item 3.01.
ITEM 9.01 FINANCIAL STATEMENTS AND EXHIBITS.
See Exhibit Index.
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.