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Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported) February 7, 2019
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Item 8.01. Other Events
On February 7, 2019, Hawkins, Inc. issued a press release announcing that its Board of Directors has increased the number of shares authorized to be repurchased under its share repurchase program by 500,000 shares of its outstanding common stock. Shares may be repurchased from time to time on the open market or in privately negotiated transactions subject to applicable securities laws and regulations.
The press release announcing the share repurchase program is filed as Exhibit 99.1 hereto.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
Exhibit 99.1—Press Release, dated February 7, 2019, announcing share repurchase program
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Press Release, dated February 7, 2019, announcing share repurchase program
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.
Date: February 7, 2019
/s/ Jeffrey P. Oldenkamp
Jeffrey P. Oldenkamp
Vice President, Chief Financial Officer, and Treasurer
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Jeffrey P. Oldenkamp
February 7, 2019
Chief Financial Officer
Roseville, MN 55113
HAWKINS, INC. ANNOUNCES INCREASE IN NUMBER OF SHARES AUTHORIZED UNDER SHARE REPURCHASE PROGRAM
Minneapolis, MN, February 7, 2019 - Hawkins, Inc. (Nasdaq: HWKN) today announced that its Board of Directors has increased the number of shares authorized to be repurchased under its share repurchase program by 500,000 shares of its outstanding common stock. Shares may be repurchased from time to time on the open market or in privately negotiated transactions subject to applicable securities laws and regulations. The primary objective of the share repurchase program is to offset the impact of dilution from issuances relating to employee and director equity grants and the company’s employee stock purchase program.
About Hawkins, Inc.
Hawkins, Inc. distributes, blends and manufactures bulk and specialty chemicals and other health and nutrition products for its customers in a wide variety of industries. Headquartered in Roseville, Minnesota, and with 41 facilities in 19 states, the Company creates value for its customers through superb customer service and support, quality products and personalized applications.