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Item 2.02. Results of Operations and Financial Condition.
On November 15, 2012, The Bon-Ton Stores, Inc. issued a press release announcing its results of operations and financial condition for the third fiscal quarter ended October 27, 2012 and discussing its earnings guidance for the fiscal year ending February 2, 2013. The full text of the press release is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 and is incorporated herein by reference.
The information in this Report, including the exhibit attached hereto, is furnished solely pursuant to Item 2.02 of this Form 8-K. Consequently, it is not deemed "filed" for the purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that section. It may only be incorporated by reference in another filing under the Exchange Act or Securities Act of 1933 if such subsequent filing specifically references this Form 8-K.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
99.1 Press Release issued November 15, 2012 regarding financial results for the third fiscal quarter ended October 27, 2012 and discussing earnings guidance for the fiscal year ending February 2, 2013.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, the Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.