sph-8k_20180426.htm

 

 

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)

April 26, 2018

Commission File Number: 1-14222

 

SUBURBAN PROPANE PARTNERS, L.P.

(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)

 

 

Delaware

 

22-3410353

(State or Other Jurisdiction

 

(IRS Employer

of Incorporation)

 

Identification No.)

 

240 Route 10 West

Whippany, New Jersey 07981

(973) 887-5300

(Registrant’s Telephone Number, Including Area Code)

N/A

(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)

 

Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions (see General Instruction A.2. below):

 

Written communications pursuant to Rule 425 under the Securities Act (17 CFR 230.425)

 

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         Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (§ 230.405 of this chapter) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (§ 240.12b-2 of this chapter).

Emerging growth company 

If an emerging growth company, indicate by check mark if the registrant has elected not to use the extended transition period for complying with any new or revised financial accounting standards provided pursuant to Section 13(a) of the Exchange Act. 

 

 

 

 


 

ITEM 7.01.  REGULATION FD DISCLOSURE

 

ITEM 8.01.  OTHER EVENTS

On April 26, 2018, Suburban Propane Partners, L.P. (the “Partnership”) issued a press release (the “Press Release”) announcing its Fiscal 2018 Second Quarter Distribution Declaration.  A copy of the Press Release has been furnished as Exhibit 99.1 to this Current Report.

 

ITEM 9.01. FINANCIAL STATEMENTS AND EXHIBITS

(d) Exhibits.

 

99.1

 

Press Release of Suburban Propane Partners, L.P. dated April 26, 2018, announcing the Fiscal 2018 Second Quarter Distribution Declaration.

 


 

SIGNATURES

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.

 

April 26, 2018

 

SUBURBAN PROPANE PARTNERS, L.P.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

By:

 

/s/ MICHAEL A. KUGLIN

 

 

Name:

 

Michael A. Kuglin

 

 

Title:

 

Chief Financial Officer & Chief Accounting Officer

 

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Exhibit 99.1

 

News Release

Contact: Michael A. Kuglin

Chief Financial Officer & Chief Accounting Officer

P.O. Box 206, Whippany, NJ 07981-0206

Phone: 973-503-9252

 

 

_____________________________________________________________________________________

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

Suburban Propane Partners, L.P. Declares

Quarterly Distribution of $0.60 per Common Unit

 

Whippany, New Jersey, April 26, 2018 -- Suburban Propane Partners, L.P. (NYSE:SPH), a nationwide distributor of propane, fuel oil and related products and services, as well as a marketer of natural gas and electricity, today announced that its Board of Supervisors declared a quarterly distribution of $0.60 per Common Unit for the three months ended March 31, 2018. This quarterly distribution rate equates to an annualized rate of $2.40 per Common Unit. The distribution is payable on May 15, 2018 to Common Unitholders of record as of May 8, 2018.

 

Nominees are hereby notified that there is a withholding requirement at the highest applicable effective tax rates for foreign partners from the cash distribution under Section 1446 of the Internal Revenue Code.

 

Suburban Propane Partners, L.P. is a publicly-traded master limited partnership listed on the New York Stock Exchange. Headquartered in Whippany, New Jersey, Suburban has been in the customer service business since 1928. The Partnership serves the energy needs of approximately 1.0 million residential, commercial, industrial and agricultural customers through 668 locations in 41 states.

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