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): December 17, 2012
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Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions (see General Instruction A.2. below):
Effective as of December 17, 2012, the Board of Directors of Zumiez Inc. (the Company) has approved the repurchase of up to an aggregate of $20 million of its Common Stock (the New Repurchase Program). The repurchases will be made from time to time on the open market at prevailing market prices. The New Repurchase Program is expected to continue through the fiscal year 2013 that will end on February 1, 2014, unless the time period is extended or shortened by the Board of Directors.
The New Repurchase Program is in addition to the authorization to repurchase up to an aggregate of $22 million of Common Stock that was previously approved by the Board of Directors on November 13, 2012 and disclosed on a report on Form 8-K filed on November 14, 2012 (the Prior Repurchase Program). As of December 17, 2012, the Prior Repurchase Program was completed.
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.