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): December 1, 2014 (November 26, 2014)
Lifetime Brands, Inc.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Its Charter)
(State or Other Jurisdiction of Incorporation)
|(Commission File Number)||(IRS Employer Identification No.)|
1000 Stewart Avenue, Garden City, New York 11530
(Address of Principal Executive Offices) (Zip Code)
(Registrants Telephone Number, Including Area Code) 516-683-6000
(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report) N/A
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Item 5.02. Departure of Directors or Principal Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.
On November 26, 2014, Lifetime Brands, Inc. (the Company) received notice of Mr. Craig Phillipss retirement and resignation as Senior Vice President - Distribution of the Company, effective January 2, 2015. Mr. Phillips is a named executive officer of the Company and has been a Director of the Company since 1974. Mr. Phillips will continue to serve as a Director of the Company following his retirement and resignation as Senior Vice PresidentDistribution of the Company.
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 thereunto duly authorized.
|Lifetime Brands, Inc.|
|By:||/s/ Laurence Winoker|
|Senior Vice President Finance, Treasurer and Chief Financial Officer|
Date: December 1, 2014