Castle Brands Inc. (Form: 8-K)  

 


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):   June 6, 2018

Castle Brands Inc.
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(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)

     
Florida 001-32849 41-2103550
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(State or other jurisdiction
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(Commission
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(I.R.S. Employer
of incorporation) File Number) Identification No.)
      
122 East 42nd Street, Suite 5000, New York, New York   10168
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(Address of principal executive offices)
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(Zip Code)
     
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code:   (646) 356-0200

Not Applicable
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Former name or former address, if changed since last report

 

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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 [  ]

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. [  ]


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Item 1.01 Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement.

On June 6, 2018, Castle Brands Inc. (the "Company") entered into an amendment to the Third Amended and Restated Employment Agreement between the Company and Mark Andrews, the Company's Chairman (the "Amendment"). Effective as of May 1, 2018, the Amendment extended the term of such employment agreement for a two-year period to May 1, 2020.

The description of the Amendment is qualified in its entirety by reference to the complete text of such document, which is filed as Exhibit 10.1 to this current report on Form 8-K and which is incorporated herein by reference.





Item 5.02 Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.

(e) The information set forth in Item 1.01 to this current report on Form 8-K is incorporated herein by reference.





Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.

(d) Exhibits.

10.1 Amendment to Third Amended and Restated Employment Agreement, dated as of June 6, 2018, by and between Castle Brands Inc. and Mark Andrews.






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Exhibit Index


     
Exhibit No.   Description

 
10.1
  Amendment to Third Amended and Restated Employment Agreement, dated as of June 6, 2018, by and between Castle Brands Inc. and Mark Andrews.


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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.

         
    Castle Brands Inc.
          
June 7, 2018   By:   /s/ Alfred J. Small
       
        Name: Alfred J. Small
        Title: SVP, CFO, Treasurer & Secretary


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EX-10.1

EXHIBIT 10.1

CASTLE BRANDS INC.
122 East 42nd Street
Suite 4700
New York, NY 10168

June 6, 2018

Mr. Mark Andrews

Dear Mark:

This letter agreement constitutes an amendment to the Third Amended and Restated Employment Agreement dated as of February 26, 2010, as previously amended (the “Agreement”), between Castle Brands Inc. (the “Company”) and Mark Andrews (the “Executive”). The Company and the Executive wish to amend the Agreement as set forth below. Unless otherwise defined herein, capitalized terms used herein shall have the meanings ascribed thereto in the Agreement.

A. Section 3 of the Agreement is amended, effective as of May 1, 2018, by deleting the date “May 1, 2018” and inserting in its place the date “May 1, 2020”.

B. This letter agreement constitutes an amendment to and a modification of the Agreement and shall for all purposes be considered a part of the Agreement. Except as amended hereby, the Agreement is confirmed and ratified in all respects and shall remain in full force and effect.

Please indicate your agreement with the foregoing by countersigning two copies of this letter agreement in the space provided below and returning one of such copies to us.

Very truly yours,

CASTLE BRANDS INC.

     
By:  
/s/ Alfred J. Small
   
 
   
Alfred J. Small
Chief Financial Officer

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The foregoing letter agreement is consented and agreed to as of the date first above written.

     
By:  
/s/ Mark Andrews
   
 
   
Mark Andrews

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