KSS Kohl`s

Filed: 1 Dec 20, 8:47am





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 1, 2020




(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)




Wisconsin 001-11084 39-1630919

(State or other jurisdiction

of incorporation)



File Number)


(IRS Employer

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N56 W17000 Ridgewood Drive

Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin

(Address of principal executive offices) (Zip Code)

Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (262) 703-7000



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Common Stock, $.01 par value KSS New York Stock Exchange

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Item 7.01.    Regulation FD Disclosure.

On December 1, 2020, Kohl’s Corporation (the “Company”) issued a press release announcing a new long-term strategic partnership with Sephora. A copy of the press release is furnished herewith as Exhibit 99.1.

The Company also shared a strategic partnership presentation (the “Presentation”). The information contained in the Presentation may be used from time to time in meetings with investors, analysts, vendors and other third parties. A copy of the Presentation is also furnished herewith as Exhibit 99.2.

The information in Item 7.01, including the exhibits attached hereto, is furnished solely pursuant to Item 7.01 of Form 8-K. Consequently, such information 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. Further, the information in Item 7.01, including the exhibits, shall not be deemed to be incorporated by reference into the filings of the registrant under the Securities Act of 1933.

Cautionary Statement Regarding Forward-Looking Information

This current report on Form 8-K contains “forward-looking statements” within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. The Company intends forward-looking terminology such as “believes,” “anticipates,” “plans,” “may,” “intends,” “will,” “should,” “expects,” and similar expressions are intended to identify forward-looking statements. Forward-looking statements include, but are not limited to, comments about Kohl’s future financial plans, capital generation, management and deployment strategies, adequacy of capital resources and the competitive environment. Such statements are subject to certain risks and uncertainties, which could cause Kohl’s actual results to differ materially from those anticipated by the forward looking statements. These risks and uncertainties include, but are not limited to, those described in Item 1A in Kohl’s Annual Report on Form 10-K, and in Item 1A of Part II in the Company’s Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q for the quarter ended May 2, 2020, which are expressly incorporated herein by reference, and other factors as may periodically be described in Kohl’s filings with the SEC. Any number of risks and uncertainties could cause actual results to differ materially from those Kohl’s expresses in its forward-looking statements. Forward-looking statements speak as of the date they are made, and Kohl’s undertakes no obligation to update them.

Item 9.01.    Financial Statements and Exhibits.






Press Release dated December 1, 2020


Strategic Partnership Presentation dated December 1, 2020


Cover Page Interactive Data File (embedded within the Inline XBRL document)


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.


Dated: December 1, 2020






/s/ Jason J. Kelroy


Jason J. Kelroy


Senior Executive Vice President,


General Counsel and Corporate Secretary