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Date of Report (date of earliest event reported) April 30, 2021
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Item 7.01 Reg FD Disclosure
On April 30, 2021, PCTEL, Inc. (“PCTEL”) acquired all the outstanding stock of Smarteq Wireless Aktiebolag, a Swedish company based in Kista, Sweden that designs antennas for specialized industrial IoT and vehicular applications (“Smarteq”), pursuant to a Share Sale and Purchase Agreement between PCTEL and Allgon Aktiebolag, a Swedish company and holder of the outstanding stock of Smarteq (the “Agreement”). Smarteq owns all the outstanding stock of SAS Smarteq France, which engages in sales of Smarteq products. PCTEL paid cash consideration of SEK 56,763,000 at the close of the transaction, all of which was provided from PCTEL’s existing cash.
The press release announcing the purchase of Smarteq is furnished herewith as Exhibit 99.1 and incorporated by reference hereto. The Company will discuss the Smarteq acquisition during the earnings conference call on May 6, 2021 at 4:30 p.m. EDT.
The information in this Item 7.01, including Exhibit 99.1, is furnished solely pursuant to Item 7.01 of this Form 8-K. Consequently, it is not deemed “filed” for the purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, (the “Exchange Act”) 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, as amended, if such subsequent filing specifically references this Form 8-K.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits
Cover Page Interactive Data File (embedded within the Inline XBRL document).
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.
Date: May 3, 2021
/s/ Kevin J. McGowan
Kevin J. McGowan, Chief Financial Officer