Filed: 4 May 21, 4:23pm
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): May 4, 2021
|(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)|
|(State or other jurisdiction|
|(Commission File Number)||(IRS Employer Identification No.)|
|83 Tower Road North|
|United Kingdom||BS30 8XP|
|(Address of principal executive offices)||(Zip Code)|
+44 117 9753200
|(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)|
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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
|Title of each class||Trading symbol(s)||Name of each exchange on which registered|
|Ordinary Shares, par value $0.01 per share||AMCR||The New York Stock Exchange|
|1.125% Guaranteed Senior Notes Due 2027||AUKF/27||The New York Stock Exchange|
Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (§230.405 of this chapter) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (§240.12b-2 of this chapter).
|☐||Emerging growth company|
If an emerging growth company, indicate by check mark if the registrant has elected not to use the extended transition period for complying with any new or revised financial accounting standards provided pursuant to Section 13(a) of the Exchange Act. ☐
Item 2.02. Results of Operations and Financial Condition.
On May 4, 2021, Amcor plc (the “Company”) issued a press release regarding financial results for the first nine months of fiscal year 2021. The press release is furnished as Exhibit 99.1 hereto. The Company is also furnishing an investor presentation relating to the first nine months of fiscal year 2021 (the “Presentation”), which will be used by management for presentations to investors and others. A copy of the Presentation is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.2 and incorporated into this Item 2.02 by reference. The Presentation is also available on the Company’s website at https://www.amcor.com/investors. The Company is not including the information contained on its website as part of, or incorporating it by reference into, this Current Report on Form 8-K.
The information in this Current Report on Form 8-K shall not be deemed “filed” for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the “Exchange Act”), or incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the “Securities Act”), or the Exchange Act, except as shall be expressly set forth by specific reference in such a filing.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
|104||Cover Page Interactive Data File. The cover page XBRL tags are embedded within the inline XBRL document (contained in Exhibit 101)|
Cautionary Statement Regarding Forward-Looking Statements
This Current Report on Form 8-K (including the Exhibits hereto) contains certain statements that are “forward-looking statements” within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act and Section 21E of the Exchange Act. The Company has identified some of these forward-looking statements with words like “believe,” “may,” “could,” “would,” “might,” “possible,” “will,” “should,” “expect,” “intend,” “plan,” “anticipate,” “estimate,” “potential,” “outlook” or “continue,” the negative of these words, other terms of similar meaning or the use of future dates. Such statements are based on the current expectations of the management of the Company, and are qualified by the inherent risks and uncertainties surrounding future expectations generally. Actual results could differ materially from those currently anticipated due to a number of risks and uncertainties. None of the Company or any of its respective directors, executive officers or advisors, provide any representation, assurance or guarantee that the occurrence of the events expressed or implied in any forward-looking statements will actually occur. Risks and uncertainties that could cause results to differ from expectations include, but are not limited to, those discussed in the Company’s disclosures described under Part I, "Item 1A - Risk Factors" in the Company’s Annual Report on Form 10-K for the fiscal year ended June 30, 2020. Forward looking statements included herein are made only as of the date hereof and the Company does not undertake any obligation to update any forward-looking statements, or any other information in this Current Report on Form 8-K, as a result of new information, future developments or otherwise, or to correct any inaccuracies or omissions in them which become apparent. All forward-looking statements in this Current Report on Form 8-K are qualified in their entirety by this cautionary statement.
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 4, 2021||/s/ Damien Clayton|