Bassett Furniture Industries
BASSETT FURNITURE INDUSTRIES INC (Form: 8-K, Received: 10/05/2017 15:22:46)

 

UNITED STATES

SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION

WASHINGTON , D.C. 20549

 

 


 

FORM 8-K  

 


 

CURRENT REPORT

 

PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d) OF THE

SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934

 

Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported) October 5, 2017

 


 


BASSETT FURNITURE INDUSTRIES, INCORPORATED

(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
 

 


 

         

VIRGINIA

 

0-209

 

54-0135270

(State or other jurisdiction of

incorporation or organization)

 

(Commission File No.)

 

(I.R.S. Employer

Identification No.)

 

     

3525 FAIRYSTONE PARK HIGHWAY

BASSETT , VIRGINIA

 

24055

(Address of principal executive offices)

 

(Zip Code)

 

Registrant ’s telephone number, including area code 276/629-6000

   

(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)

 

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Item  8.01

Other Events

 

On October 5, 2017 Bassett Furniture Industries issued a news release relating to the declaration of a regular quarterly dividend of $0.11 per share of outstanding common stock payable on November 24, 2017 to shareholders of record at the close of business on November 10, 2017. A copy of the news release is attached to the report as Exhibit 99.

   

Item  9.01.

Financial Statements and Exhibits

 

Exhibit 99      News release issued by Bassett Furniture Industries, Inc. on October 5, 2017

 

 

 

 

Signatures

 

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.

 

  BASSETT FURNITURE INDUSTRIES, INCORPORATED
October 5 , 2017  By:      /s/ J. Michael Daniel                                                     
  J. Michael Daniel
 

Title:    Senior Vice President – Chief Financial Officer

   

 

 

 

 

EXHIBIT INDEX

 

Description

 

Exhibit No. 99       News release issued by Bassett Furniture Industries on October 5, 2017.

 

 

Exhibit 99

 

 

 

 

Bassett Furniture Industries, Inc.

J. Michael Daniel, Senior Vice

P.O. Box 626

President and Chief Financial

Bassett, VA 24055

Officer  

 

(276) 629-6614 - Investors

   

 

Jay S. Moore, Director of Communications

For Immediate Release

(276) 629-6450 – Media

 

 

Bassett Furniture News Release

Bassett Declares Quarterly Dividend


 

(Bassett, Va.) – October 5, 2017– Bassett Furniture Industries, Inc. (Nasdaq: BSET) announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a dividend of $0.11 per share of outstanding common stock payable on November 24, 2017 to shareholders of record at the close of business on November 10, 2017.

 

 

Bassett Furniture Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ:BSET), is a leading manufacturer and marketer of high quality home furnishings. With 90 company- and licensee-owned stores, Bassett has leveraged its strong brand name in furniture into a network of corporate and licensed stores that focus on providing consumers with a friendly environment for buying furniture and accessories. The most significant growth opportunity for Bassett continues to be the Company’s dedicated retail store program. Bassett’s retail strategy includes custom-built furniture that is ready for delivery in the home within 30 days. The stores also feature the latest on-trend furniture styles, free in-home design visits, and coordinated decorating accessories. Bassett also has a traditional wholesale business with more than 700 accounts on the open market, across the United States and internationally. For more information, visit the Company’s website at bassettfurniture.com. (BSET-E)

 

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