Nash-Finch Company 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
Date of Report (Date of Earliest Event Reported): November 10, 2011
(Exact name of Registrant as specified in its charter)
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (952) 832-0534
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 (see General Instruction A.2. below):
Results of Operations and Financial Condition.
On November 10, 2011, Nash-Finch Company (Nash Finch) issued a press release announcing its results for the sixteen weeks ended October 8, 2011. The press release by which these results were announced is furnished herewith as Exhibit 99.1.
The press release (including the schedules attached thereto) includes six financial measures that are considered non-GAAP financial measures for purposes of the SECs Regulation G Adjusted Consolidated EBITDA, Adjusted EPS, Consolidated EBITDA, Total Leverage Ratio, Organic Revenue Growth, Consolidated EBITDA Margin, Trailing Four Quarter Free Cash Flow to Net Assets and Trailing Four Quarter Free Cash Flow to Net Assets Excluding Strategic Projects. Each of these financial measures is defined in the press release and, as required by Regulation G, Nash Finch has disclosed in the press release information regarding the GAAP financial measures which are most directly comparable to each of these non-GAAP financial measures, and reconciling information between the GAAP and non-GAAP financial measures. Relevant reconciling information is also provided on the Investor Relations portion of our website, under the caption Presentations Supplemental Financial Information.
These non-GAAP financial measures are included in the press release because Nash Finch management believes that these measures provide useful information to investors because of their importance to the measurement of operating performance and is a metric used to determine payout of performance units pursuant to our Short-Term and Long-Term Incentive Plans. The Company also believes investors find the information useful because it reflects the resources available for strategic investments including, for example, capital needs of the business, strategic acquisitions and debt service.
Financial Statements and Exhibits.
Exhibits. The following exhibit is furnished as part of this Current Report on Form 8-K:
Press Release issued by the registrant, dated November 10, 2011.
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.
EXHIBIT INDEX TO CURRENT REPORT ON FORM 8-K
Method of Filing
Press Release, issued by the Registrant, dated November 10, 2011 Furnished herewith