VWR International, LLC
VWR Corp (Form: 8-K, Received: 10/10/2017 06:14:06)


 
UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
 
FORM 8-K
 
CURRENT REPORT
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): October 9, 2017
 
VWR Corporation
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
 
Delaware
001-36673
26-0237871
(State or other jurisdiction of incorporation)
(Commission File Number)
(I.R.S. Employer Identification No.)
Radnor Corporate Center, Building One, Suite 200
100 Matsonford Road
Radnor, Pennsylvania 19087
(Address of principal executive offices, including zip code)
(610) 386-1700
(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)
 
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Item 7.01.
Regulation FD Disclosure.
VWR Corporation (the “Company”) now anticipates that its proposed merger with Avantor, Inc. (the “Merger”) will close in mid to late fourth quarter of 2017, allowing sufficient time for the European Commission to complete its review of the Merger.
The information under this Item 7.01 shall be deemed to be “furnished” and shall not be deemed “filed” for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (“the “Exchange Act”), or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that section, nor shall it be deemed incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the Exchange Act. The furnishing of the information in this report is not intended to, and does not, constitute a determination or admission by the Company that the information in this report is material or complete, or that investors should consider this information before making an investment decision with respect to any security of the Company.





SIGNATURE
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.
 
VWR Corporation
 
 
Date: October 10, 2017
By:
/s/ George Van Kula
 
 
Name:
George Van Kula
 
 
Title:
Senior Vice President, Human Resources, General Counsel and Secretary