Hillshire Brands Co 8-K 2010
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): August 30, 2010
Sara Lee Corporation
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
Former name or former address, if changed since last report
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:
Sara Lee Corporation (the Company) entered into a Pricing Agreement, dated as of August 30, 2010 (the Pricing Agreement), by and between the Company and J.P. Morgan Securities LLC (f/k/a J.P. Morgan Securities Inc.) and Banc of America Securities LLC, as representatives of the several underwriters named on Schedule I to the Pricing Agreement (the Underwriters), pursuant to which the Company has agreed to issue to the Underwriters $400 million aggregate principal amount of 2.75% Notes due September 15, 2015 and $400 million aggregate principal amount of 4.10% Notes due September 15, 2020 (the Notes). The Pricing Agreement incorporates the Companys Debt Securities Underwriting Standard Provisions dated August 30, 2010 (the Underwriting Standard Provisions). The Notes are subject to the Registration Statement on Form S-3 (File No. 333-158504) that the Company filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (the SEC) on April 9, 2009 relating to the public offering from time to time of debt securities of the Company pursuant to Rule 415 of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended.
In connection with the Companys filing with the SEC of a definitive prospectus supplement, dated August 30, 2010, and prospectus, dated April 9, 2009, relating to the public offering of the Notes, the Company is filing certain exhibits as part of this Current Report on Form 8-K. See Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
Pursuant to the requirement 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 7, 2010