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): August 18, 2020
EDISON NATION, INC.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
1 West Broad Street, Suite 1004
|(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(s)|
Name of each exchange on which registered
|Common Stock, $0.001 par value per share||EDNT||Nasdaq|
Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company 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 [X]
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. [X]
|Item 2.02.||Results of Operations and Financial Condition.|
On August 18, 2020, Edison Nation, Inc. issued a press release reporting its earnings for the quarter ended June 30, 2020. A copy of the press release is attached as Exhibit 99.1 and incorporated by reference herein.
In addition, on August 18, 2020, the Company posted a new corporate presentation (the “Corporate Presentation”) on its Investor Relations website at www.edisonnation.com. The Corporate Presentation, attached to this Current Report on Form 8-K as Exhibit 99.2 and incorporated herein by reference, updates previously filed presentations and provides an overview of the Company’s business strategy and financial performance.
|Item 7.01.||Regulation FD Disclosure.|
See Item 2.02.
The information in Items 2.02 and 7.01, including the exhibits attached hereto, is furnished solely pursuant to Items 2.02 and 7.01 of Form 8-K. Consequently, such information is not deemed “filed” for the purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that section. Further, the information in Items 2.02 and 7.01, including the exhibit, shall not be deemed to be incorporated by reference into the filings of the registrant under the Securities Act of 1933.
Cautionary Statement Regarding Forward-Looking Information and Non-GAAP Measures
This current report on Form 8-K contains “forward-looking statements” within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. The Company intends forward-looking terminology such as “believes,” “expects,” “may,” “will,” “should,” “anticipates,” “plans,” or similar expressions to identify forward-looking statements. Such statements are subject to certain risks and uncertainties, which could cause the Company’s actual results to differ materially from those anticipated by the forward-looking statements. These risks and uncertainties include, but are not limited to, risks described more fully in Item 1A in the Company’s Annual Report on Form 10-K, and in Item 1A of Part II in the Company’s Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q for the quarter ended June 30, 2020, which are expressly incorporated herein by reference, and other factors as may periodically be described in the Company’s filings with the SEC. Forward-looking statements relate to the date initially made, and Edison Nation undertakes no obligation to update them.
|Item 9.01.||FINANCIAL STATEMENTS AND EXHIBITS.|
|99.1||Press release issued by Edison Nation, Inc. dated August 18, 2020|
|99.2||Investor presentation dated August 18, 2020|
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.
Date: August 18, 2020
|EDISON NATION, INC.|
|By:||/s/ Christopher B. Ferguson|
|Name:||Christopher B. Ferguson|
|Title:||Chief Executive Officer|