Rite Aid 8-K 2012
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):
May 3, 2012
Rite Aid Corporation
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
30 Hunter Lane, Camp Hill, Pennsylvania 17011
(Address of principal executive offices, including zip code)
(Registrants telephone number, including area code)
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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Item 8.01. Other Events.
On May 3, 2012, Rite Aid Corporation (the Company) announced the pricing of an offering (the Notes Offering) of an additional $421.0 million aggregate principal amount of 9.25% senior notes due 2020 (the Notes) at a price of 101.25% which will result in total proceeds of approximately $426.3 million. The Notes are being offered as additional notes under an existing indenture pursuant to which the Company previously issued $481.0 million aggregate principal amount of 9.25% senior notes due 2020. The Notes to be issued in this offering and the previously issued 9.25% senior notes due 2020 will be equal in right of payment, will vote together with, and will form a single class of notes under the indenture. The Notes will be unsecured, unsubordinated obligations of Rite Aid Corporation and will be guaranteed by substantially all of the Companys subsidiaries. The Notes Offering is expected to close on May 15, 2012, subject to customary closing conditions.
A copy of the press release announcing pricing of the Notes Offering is hereby incorporated by reference and attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1.
The Notes and the related subsidiary guarantees have not been registered under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and may not be offered or sold in the United States absent registration or an applicable exemption from registration requirements.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
99.1 Press Release announcing the pricing of the Notes Offering, dated May 3, 2012.
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 hereto duly authorized.