SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, DC 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)
of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): October 2, 2018
FIVE BELOW, INC.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)
(State or Other Jurisdiction
701 Market Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106
(Address of Principal Executive Offices) (Zip Code)
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (215) 546-7909
(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)
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Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.
On October 2, 2018, the Board of Directors (the Board) of Five Below, Inc. (the Company) approved an updated Form of Award Agreement for Restricted Stock Units (RSU Form) and Form of Award Agreement for Performance-Based Restricted Stock Units (PRSU Form). The RSU Form will allow for accelerated vesting of 100% of the restricted stock units upon death or disability. The PRSU Form will allow for accelerated vesting of the performance-based restricted stock units at 100% of the target number of units granted upon death or disability. The foregoing description of the RSU Form and PRSU Form are qualified in their entirety by reference to such forms, which are attached hereto as Exhibit 10.1 and 10.2, respectively, and incorporated herein by reference.
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Amendments to Articles of Incorporation or Bylaws; Change in Fiscal Year.
On October 2, 2018, the Board approved Amended and Restated Bylaws. The Amended and Restated Bylaws, which became effective upon the Boards approval, fix cross references and add updated references to the Pennsylvania Business Corporation Law of 1988, as amended. The foregoing summary does not purport to be complete and is qualified in its entirety by reference to the Amended and Restated Bylaws, a copy of which is attached hereto as Exhibit 3.1, and incorporated herein by reference.
|Item 5.05|| |
Amendments to the Registrants Code of Ethics, or Waiver of a Provision of the Code of Ethics.
On October 2, 2018, the Board adopted a new Code of Business Conduct and Ethics (the Code). The Code is applicable to all directors, officers, and employees of the Company, including the Companys principal executive officer, principal financial officer and principal accounting officer. The changes to the Code include only minor updates and non-substantive amendments. The foregoing summary does not purport to be complete and is qualified in its entirety by reference to the Code, which can be found on the Companys website at www.fivebelow.com under Investor Relations Corporate Governance Code of Business Conduct and Ethics. The contents of the Companys website are not incorporated by reference in this current report or made a part hereof for any purpose.
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Financial Statements and Exhibits.
|3.1||Amended and Restated Bylaws of Five Below, Inc., effective October 2, 2018.|
|10.1||Form of Award Agreement for Restricted Stock Units.|
|10.2||Form of Award Agreement for Performance-Based Restricted Stock Units.|
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.
Five Below, Inc.
|Date: October 5, 2018||By:||/s/ Kenneth R. Bull|
Name: Kenneth R. Bull
Title: Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer