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): 02/05/2013
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Commission File Number: 001-12907
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Information to be included in the report
Item 2.02. Results of Operations and Financial Condition
On February 5, 2013, Knoll, Inc. (the Company) issued a press release reporting its financial results for the three- and twelve-month periods ending December 31, 2012. A copy of the press release is attached as Exhibit 99.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K.
The Company makes reference to non-GAAP financial measures in the attached press release. A reconciliation of these non-GAAP financial measures to the comparable GAAP financial measures is contained in the attached press release.
Item 7.01. Regulation FD Disclosure
On February 5, 2013 the Company announced a new program of strategic investments and initiatives to achieve its long-term growth and margin objectives. The Company also posted a presentation on its website at www.knoll.com under the title Knoll 2013 Investor Update to provide further details on this program. The presentation also is attached as Exhibit 99.2 to this Current Report on Form 8-K. The Companys Chief Executive Officer, Andrew B. Cogan, and Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Barry L. McCabe, will use this presentation in meetings with certain stockholders and investors during the First Quarter of 2013.
The Company makes reference to non-GAAP financial measures in the attached presentation. A reconciliation of these non-GAAP financial measures to the comparable GAAP financial measures is contained in the attached presentation.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits
99.1 Press Release, dated February 5, 2013, concerning financial results.
99.2 Investor Presentation.
The information contained in Item 2.02 and Item 7.01 of this report and the attached press release and investor presentation 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 liabilities of that Section, nor shall such information be deemed incorporated by reference in any specific filing under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, except as expressly set forth by specific reference in such filing.