SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of
the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
March 8, 2016
(Date of Report, Date of Earliest Event Reported)
Stage Stores, Inc.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)
(Commission File Number)
(State or Other Jurisdiction of Incorporation)
(I.R.S. Employer Identification No.)
2425 WEST LOOP SOUTH, HOUSTON, TEXAS
(Address of Principal Executive Offices)
(Registrant's Telephone Number, Including Area Code)
(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)
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Item 8.01 Other Events
On March 8, 2016, Stage Stores, Inc. ("we" or "our") issued a news release announcing that we will be participating in the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2016 Consumer & Retail Tech Conference in New York City at the Lotte New York Palace Hotel on Tuesday, March 15, 2016, with a presentation at 2:40 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time. The audio portion of the presentation will be webcast live through the Investor Relations section of our website (www.stagestoresinc.com) under the “Webcasts” caption. We will also be participating in the Telsey Advisory Group 8th Annual Consumer Conference in New York City at The InterContinental Hotel New York Times Square on Tuesday, March 22, 2016. The materials we will reference at the conferences will be available in the Investor Relations section of our website. A copy of the news release is attached to this Form 8-K as Exhibit 99.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits
Stage Stores, Inc. news release dated March 8, 2016.
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.
STAGE STORES, INC.
Date: March 11, 2016
/s/ Oded Shein
Executive Vice President,
Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer