SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549
CURRENT REPORT PURSUANT
TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d) OF THE
SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
Date of report (Date of earliest event reported): August 8, 2013
L Brands, Inc.
(Exact Name of Registrant
as Specified in Its Charter)
(State or Other Jurisdiction of Incorporation)
(Commission File Number)
(IRS Employer Identification No.)
Three Limited Parkway
(Address of Principal Executive Offices)
(Registrant's Telephone Number, Including Area Code)
(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)
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Item 2.02. Results of Operations and Financial Condition
Item 7.01. Regulation FD Disclosure.
The following information is being furnished pursuant to Item 2.02, "Results of Operations and Financial Condition" and Item 7.01, “Regulation FD Disclosure”, and shall not be deemed "filed" for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the "Exchange Act"), or 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 a filing.
On August 8, 2013, Limited Brands, Inc. (now known as L Brands, Inc.) issued a press release reporting net sales and comparable store sales for the four weeks, thirteen weeks and twenty-six weeks ended August 3, 2013. In addition, the press release contains updated guidance with respect to second quarter 2013 earnings. A copy of the press release is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 and is hereby incorporated by reference.
Item 8.01. Other Events.
On August 8, 2013, L Brands, Inc. announced that its Board of Directors declared its regular quarterly dividend of $0.30 per share, payable September 6, 2013, to shareholders of record at the close of business on August 23, 2013.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
Exhibit 99.1 July Sales Release dated August 8, 2013
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.
L Brands, Inc.
August 9, 2013
/s/ STUART B. BURGDOERFER
Stuart B. Burgdoerfer
Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer