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Washington, D.C. 20549









Date of report (Date of earliest event reported): December 28, 2020


V.F. Corporation

(Exact name of registrant as specified in charter)


Pennsylvania   1-5256   23-1180120

(State or Other Jurisdiction

of Incorporation)



File Number)


(IRS Employer

Identification No.)


1551 Wewatta Street

Denver, Colorado 80202

(Address of principal executive offices)


(720) 778-4000

(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)


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:


Written communications pursuant to Rule 425 under the Securities Act (17 CFR 230.425)


Soliciting material pursuant to Rule 14a-12 under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.14a-12)


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Pre-commencement communications pursuant to Rule 13e-4(c) under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.13e-4(c))


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, without par value, stated capital $.25 per share   VFC   New York Stock Exchange
0.625% Senior Notes due 2023   VFC23   New York Stock Exchange
0.250% Senior Notes due 2028   VFC28   New York Stock Exchange
0.625% Senior Notes due 2032   VFC32   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 2.01. Completion of Acquisition or Disposition of Assets.


On December 28, 2020, V.F. Corporation (“VF”) completed its previously announced acquisition of Supreme Holdings, Inc. (“Supreme”) pursuant to the Agreement and Plan of Merger (the “Merger Agreement”), dated as of November 8, 2020, by and among VF, New Ross Acquisition Corp., a wholly owned subsidiary of VF (“Merger Sub”), Supreme and TC Group VI, L.P., solely in its capacity as the initial Holder Representative. Upon the closing of the transactions contemplated by the Merger Agreement, Merger Sub was merged with and into Supreme (the “Merger”), with Supreme continuing as the surviving corporation and a wholly owned subsidiary of VF.


VF paid an aggregate base purchase price of $2.1 billion subject to customary adjustments for cash, indebtedness, working capital and transaction expenses and, subject to satisfaction of certain post-closing milestones, may make an additional payment of up to $300 million.


The foregoing description of the Merger and the transactions contemplated thereby does not purport to be complete and is qualified in its entirety by reference to the Merger Agreement, a copy of which was attached as Exhibit 2.1 to VF’s Current Report on Form 8-K filed with the SEC on November 9, 2020 and is incorporated by reference herein.


Item 7.01. Regulation FD Disclosure


On December 28, 2020, VF issued a press release announcing the completion of the Merger. The press release is attached as Exhibit 99.1 and is incorporated herein by reference.



Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits


  Exhibit No.   Description

Agreement and Plan of Merger dated as of November 8, 2020 among V.F. Corporation, New Ross Acquisition Corp., Supreme Holdings, Inc. and TC Group VI, L.P. (incorporated herein by reference to Exhibit 2.1 to the Current Report on Form 8-K filed by VF with the SEC on November 9, 2020). 

  99.1   Press Release issued by V.F. Corporation, dated December 28, 2020.
  104   Cover Page Interactive Data File (embedded within the Inline XBRL document).


* Certain schedules and exhibits have been omitted pursuant to Item 601(b)(2) of Regulation S-K. VF hereby agrees to furnish a copy of any omitted schedule or exhibit to the SEC upon request.






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.


Date: December 28, 2020   By: /s/ Laura C. Meagher  
        Name: Laura C. Meagher  
        Title: Executive Vice President – General Counsel and Secretary