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Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934


Date of Report (Date of Earliest Event Reported):


December 3, 2020

Kirkland's, Inc.


(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)







(State or other jurisdiction of incorporation)


(Commission File Number)


(I.R.S. Employer Identification No.)






5310 Maryland Way, Brentwood, Tennessee





(Address of principal executive offices)




(Zip Code)


Registrant’s telephone number, including area code:




Not Applicable


Former name or former address, if changed since last report

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:


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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


NASDAQ Global Select Market


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.



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Item 2.02 Results of Operations and Financial Condition.

On December 3, 2020, Kirkland's Inc. (the "Company") issued a press release reporting its results of operations for the third fiscal quarter ended October 31, 2020 and announcing a new share repurchase authorization (the "Press Release").

A copy of the Press Release is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1, and is being furnished, not filed, under item 2.02 of this Current Report on Form 8-K.

Item 7.01 Regulation FD Disclosure.

On December 3, 2020, the Company announced that its Board of Directors authorized a new share repurchase plan providing for the purchase in the aggregate of up to $20 million of the Company’s outstanding common stock. Repurchases of shares will be made in accordance with applicable securities laws and may be made from time to time in the open market or by negotiated transactions. The amount and timing of repurchases will be based on a variety of factors, including stock price, regulatory limitations and other market and economic factors. The share repurchase plan does not require the Company to repurchase any specific number of shares, and the Company may terminate the repurchase plan at any time.

A copy of the Press Release is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1.

Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.

(d) Exhibits




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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.




Kirkland's, Inc.





December 3, 2020



/s/ Carter R. Todd




Name: Carter R. Todd




Title: Vice President and General Counsel