Restoration Hardware 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): April 1, 2005
RESTORATION HARDWARE, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (415) 924-1005
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report.)
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Item 7.01. Regulation FD Disclosure.
On April 1, 2005, members of the management team of Restoration Hardware, Inc., a Delaware corporation (the Company), delivered investor presentations. During these investor presentations, the Company disclosed that an internally used operating measure involving store occupancy costs expressed as a percentage of retail revenue improved from approximately 18.6% in 2001 to 15.7% in 2004, reflecting an improvement of approximately 290 basis points. The Company also disclosed that an internally used operating measure involving retail merchandise margins as a percentage of retail revenue reached approximately 59% in 2004 compared to 56% in 2001, reflecting an improvement of approximately 300 basis points.
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.