J. Crew Group 8-K 2005
Washington, D.C. 20549
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): January 24, 2005
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Item 8.01. Other Events.
On January 24, 2005, J. Crew Intermediate LLC (Intermediate) redeemed in full its outstanding 16% Senior Discount Contingent Principal Notes due 2008 issued under the Indenture dated as of May 6, 2003 between Intermediate, as issuer, and U.S. Bank National Association, as trustee. The redemption price was equal to 107.5% of the accreted value of such Senior Discount Contingent Principal Notes to be redeemed as of the redemption date ($949.90 per $1,000 in principal amount at maturity of the Senior Discount Contingent Principal Notes).
The information in this Current Report is being furnished under Item 8.01 of Form 8-K and shall not be deemed to be filed for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (Exchange Act), nor shall such information be deemed incorporated by reference into any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the Exchange Act, except as expressly stated by specific reference in such filing.
Certain statements herein are forward-looking statements made pursuant to the safe harbor provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Such forward-looking statements reflect the current expectations or beliefs of J. Crew Group, Inc., J. Crew Operating Corp. and Intermediate (collectively, the Company) concerning future events and actual results of operations may differ materially from historical results or current expectations. Any such forward-looking statements are subject to various risks and uncertainties, including the strength of the economy, changes in the overall level of consumer spending or preferences in apparel, the performance of the Companys products within the prevailing retail environment, trade restrictions, political or financial instability in countries where the Companys goods are manufactured, postal rate increases, paper and printing costs, availability of suitable store locations at appropriate terms and other factors which are set forth in the Companys Form 10-K and in all filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission made by the Company subsequent to the filing of the Form 10-K. The Company does not undertake to publicly update or revise its forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, each Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.