IFF International Flavors & Fragrances
Filed: 9 Nov 20, 4:19pm
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):||November 9, 2020|
INTERNATIONAL FLAVORS & FRAGRANCES INC.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)
|(State or Other Jurisdiction|
|521 West 57th Street,||New York,||New York||10019|
|(Address of Principal Executive Offices)||(Zip Code)|
|Registrant’s telephone number, including area code||(212)||765-5500|
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:
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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
|Common Stock, par value 12 1/2¢ per share||IFF||New York Stock Exchange|
|6.00% Tangible Equity Units||IFFT||New York Stock Exchange|
|0.500% Senior Notes due 2021||IFF 21||New York Stock Exchange|
|1.75% Senior Notes due 2024||IFF 24||New York Stock Exchange|
|1.800% Senior Notes due 2026||IFF 26||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
Attached and being furnished hereby as Exhibit 99.1 is a copy of a press release of International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. (“IFF” or the “Company”), dated November 9, 2020, reporting IFF’s financial results for the quarter ended September 30, 2020.
A live webcast to discuss the Company’s third quarter 2020 financial results will be held on November 10, 2020, at 10:00 a.m. ET. The webcast and accompanying slide presentation may be accessed on the Company's IR website at ir.iff.com. For those unable to listen to the live webcast, a recorded version will be made available on the Company's website approximately one hour after the event and will remain available on IFF’s website for one year.
Exhibit 99.1 is being furnished under Item 2.02 and shall not be deemed "filed" for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the "Exchange Act"), or otherwise subject to the liability of such section, nor shall such exhibit be deemed incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1993, as amended, or the Exchange Act.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits
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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.
|INTERNATIONAL FLAVORS & FRAGRANCES INC.|
|By:||/s/ Rustom Jilla|
|Title:||Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer|
|Dated:||November 9, 2020|