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): November 11, 2021
Karat Packaging Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
|(State or other jurisdiction of incorporation||(Commission File Number||(IRS Employer Identification No.)|
6185 Kimball Avenue, Chino, CA 91708
(Address of principal executive offices) (Zip Code)
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code:
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report.)
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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
|Title of each class||Trading Symbol||Name of each exchange on which registered|
|Common Stock, $0.001 par value per share||KRT||The Nasdaq Stock Market LLC|
Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in 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 x
If an emerging growth company, indicate by checkmark 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 2.02||Results of Operations and Financial Condition.|
On November 11, 2021, Karat Packaging Inc. (the "Company") issued a press release announcing its financial results for the third quarter of 2021. A copy of the press release is furnished as Exhibit 99.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K.
The information in Item 2.02 of this Current Report on Form 8-K (including Exhibit 99.1) is furnished and shall not be deemed to be “filed” for the 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. The information in Item 2.02 of this Current Report on Form 8-K (including Exhibit 99.1) shall not be incorporated by reference into any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the “Securities Act”), or the Exchange Act, whether made before or after the date of this Current Report, regardless of any general incorporation language in the filing.
|Item 9.01||Financial Statements and Exhibits.|
|99.1||Press Release of Karat Packaging Inc. dated November 11, 2021|
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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.
|Date: November 12, 2021||KARAT PACKAGING INC.|
|By:||/s/ Peter Lee|
|Interim Chief Financial Officer|