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):
October 24, 2012
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
5301 Legacy Drive, Plano, Texas 75024
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Item 2.02 Results of Operations and Financial Condition.
On October 24, 2012, Dr Pepper Snapple Group, Inc. (the "Company") issued a press release announcing its financial results for the third quarter of its 2012 fiscal year ended September 30, 2012. A copy of such press release is attached as Exhibit 99.1 and will be published on the Company’s web site at http://www.drpeppersnapple.com. The press release includes certain non-generally accepted accounting principles ("non-GAAP") financial measures. Reconciliations to the most directly comparable generally accepted accounting principles ("GAAP") financial measures are included in the press release.
On October 24, 2012, the Company will hold a telephone conference and webcast to discuss the Company’s financial results for the third quarter of its 2012 fiscal year ended September 30, 2012. During this conference, the Company will present certain non-GAAP financial measures. Reconciliations to the most directly comparable GAAP financial measures and supplementary information related to these reconciliations will be posted to the Company’s website at http://www.drpeppersnapple.com prior to the start of the call.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
Pursuant to the rules and regulations of the Securities and Exchange Commission, the information in this Current Report on Form 8-K, including the press release attached as Exhibit 99.1, is deemed to be furnished and shall not be deemed to be "filed" under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that section, nor shall it be deemed incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, except as expressly set forth by specific reference in such a filing.
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.