URBAN OUTFITTERS, INC. (NASDAQ:URBN) Files An 8-K Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security HoldersItem 5.07 of the Current Report on Form 8-K filed by Urban Outfitters, Inc. (the “Company”) on May30, 2017 (the “Original Form 8-K”), to disclose the Companys decision regarding how often it will hold future shareholder advisory votes to approve executive compensation. No other changes have been made to the Original Form 8-K.
||Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders.
As reported in the Original Form 8-K, at the Companys Annual Meeting of Shareholders held on May23, 2017 (the “Annual Meeting”), the Companys shareholders recommended, consistent with the recommendation of the Board of Directors, that the Company hold future advisory votes to approve executive compensation every three years. The Company received proxies representing approximately 500,000 shares after the deadline for voting by proxy which, had they been timely submitted, would have resulted in a majority of the Companys shareholders recommending that the Company hold future advisory votes to approve executive compensation every year. After considering the results of the shareholders vote at the Annual Meeting, on August22, 2017, the Board of Directors determined that it is in the best interest of the Company and its shareholders to hold an advisory vote to approve executive compensation annually until the next required shareholder vote on the frequency of future advisory votes to approve executive compensation.
About URBAN OUTFITTERS, INC. (NASDAQ:URBN)
Urban Outfitters, Inc. is a lifestyle specialty retail company. The Company operates through two segments: Retail and Wholesale. The Company’s Retail segment consists of its Urban Outfitters, Anthropologie, Free People, Terrain and Bhldn brands, whose merchandise is sold to its customers through retail stores, Websites, mobile applications, catalogs and customer contact centers. The Retail segment also includes Vetri Family, which operates restaurants under the names Amis, Alla Spina, Lo Spiedo, Pizzeria Vetri and Osteria. Its Wholesale segment consists of the Free People wholesale division that primarily designs, develops and markets young women’s contemporary casual apparel and shoes through individual and chain specialty stores and department stores. The Company’s Wholesale segment includes Free People-branded tops, bottoms, sweaters, dresses, intimates, shoes and activewear, which are sold through department and specialty stores around the world, and its Free People stores.
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