Owens-Illinois 8-K 2017
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 OR 15(d) of
March 8, 2017
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported)
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ITEM 7.01. REGULATION FD DISCLOSURE.
On March 8, 2017, Owens-Illinois, Inc. (the Company) issued a press release announcing the commencement of a tender offer to purchase for cash any and all of its outstanding 7.80% Senior Debentures due 2018 (the Debentures). As of March 8, 2017, there was $250.0 million aggregate principal amount of Debentures outstanding. A copy of the press release is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 and is incorporated herein by reference.
The information set forth in this Item 7.01, including Exhibit 99.1, is being furnished and shall not be deemed filed for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the Exchange Act) or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that Section. The information in this Item 7.01, including Exhibit 99.1, shall not be incorporated by reference into any filing of the Company under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the Exchange Act except as shall be expressly set forth by specific reference in such a filing.
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.