SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)
of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of Earliest Event Reported): June 1, 2017
THE GYMBOREE CORPORATION
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in its Charter)
(State or Other Jurisdiction
500 Howard Street, San Francisco, CA
(Address of Principal Executive Offices, Including Zip Code)
(Registrants Telephone Number, Including Area Code)
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Item 7.01 Regulation FD Disclosure.
The Gymboree Corporation (the Company) has elected not to make the interest payment due on June 1, 2017 with respect to its outstanding 9.125% senior notes due in 2018 (the 2018 Notes). By not making the interest payment, the Company will enter into a 30-day grace period during which it retains the right to pay the interest due to the holders of the 2018 Notes and thereby remain in compliance with the indenture governing the 2018 Notes.
In accordance with General Instruction B.2 of Form 8-K, the information in this Item 7.01 of this report shall not be deemed filed for the purposes of Section 18 of the Securities and Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the Exchange Act), or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that section, nor shall such information be deemed incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the Exchange Act, except as shall be expressly set forth by specific reference in such filing.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
THE GYMBOREE CORPORATION
Date: June 1, 2017
By: /s/ ANDREW NORTH
|Name: ANDREW NORTH|
|Title: Chief Financial Officer|