SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, DC 20549
PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d) OF
THE SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): April 27, 2021
CROWN HOLDINGS, INC.
(Exact name of Registrant as specified in its charter)
|Pennsylvania|| ||000-50189|| ||75-3099507|
|(State or Other Jurisdiction of|
Incorporation or Organization)
| ||(I.R.S. Employer|
770 Township Line Road
Yardley, Pennsylvania 19067
(Address, Including Zip Code, and Telephone Number, Including Area Code, of Registrant's Principal Executive Offices)
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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|Title of each class||Trading Symbols||Name of each exchange on which registered|
|Common Stock $5.00 Par Value||CCK||New York Stock Exchange|
|7 3/8% Debentures Due 2026||CCK26||New York Stock Exchange|
|7 1/2% Debentures Due 2096||CCK96||New York Stock Exchange|
SECTION 5 - CORPORATE GOVERNANCE AND MANAGEMENT
Item 5.02. Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.
As previously disclosed, on April 8, 2021, Crown Holdings, Inc. (the “Company”) entered into a Share and Asset Purchase Agreement, which provides for the sale (the “Transaction”) by the Company and certain of its subsidiaries of the Company’s European tinplate business to Kouti B.V., an affiliate of KPS Capital Partners LP.
On April 27, 2021, the Company announced that Didier Sourisseau, President of the Company’s European Division, had made the decision to leave the Company after completion of the Transaction.
Cautionary Note Regarding Forward-Looking Statements
Except for historical information, all other information in this Form 8-K consists of forward-looking statements. These forward-looking statements involve a number of risks, uncertainties and other factors, including the expected completion of the Transaction, which may cause the actual results to be materially different from those expressed or implied in the forward-looking statements. Other important factors that could cause the statements made in this Form 8-K or the actual results of operations or financial condition of the Company to differ include, without limitation, that the completion of the Transaction is subject to a number of conditions. There can be no assurance that the Transaction will be completed as described herein or at all. Other important factors are discussed under the caption “Forward Looking Statements” in the Company’s Form 10-K Annual Report for the year ended December 31, 2020, the Company’s Form 10-Q Quarterly Report for the quarterly period ended March 31, 2021 and in subsequent filings made prior to or after the date hereof. The Company does not intend to review or revise any particular forward-looking statement in light of future events.
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.
|By:||/s/ David A. Beaver|
|David A. Beaver|
|Vice President and Corporate Controller|
Dated: April 30, 2021