Nortel Networks 8-K 2005
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) SEPTEMBER 19, 2005
NORTEL NETWORKS CORPORATION
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
Registrants telephone number, including area code 905-863-0000
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report.)
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Item 8.01 Other Events
On September 19, 2005, the registrant issued a Press Release concerning its continued expectation to transfer its manufacturing operations and related activities from Calgary, Alberta and Campinas, Brazil to Flextronics by the end of the first quarter of 2006 and its establishment of a Regional Supply Chain Center in Monkstown, Northern Ireland to lead its supply chain operations in EMEA (Europe, Middle East, Africa) region. The registrant also announced the retaining of its Monkstown manufacturing operations.
Such press release is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1, and such press release is incorporated by reference herein (other than information included on or linked from the registrants website, referenced in such release, which is not incorporated by reference into this report).
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits
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.
Dated: September 22, 2005