Form 8-K





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): September 17, 2012



Hanesbrands Inc.

(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)




Maryland   001-32891   20-3552316

(State or other jurisdiction

of incorporation)



File Number)


(IRS Employer

Identification No.)

1000 East Hanes Mill Road

Winston-Salem, NC

(Address of principal executive offices)   (Zip Code)

Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (336) 519-8080



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:


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Item 8.01. Other Events

On September 17, 2012, Hanesbrands Inc. (“Hanesbrands”) delivered a notice of redemption to holders of its Floating Rate Senior Notes due 2014 (the “Floating Rate Notes”), issued pursuant to the indenture, dated as of December 14, 2006 (as amended and supplemented, the “Indenture”), by and among Hanesbrands, the subsidiary guarantors named therein, and Branch Banking and Trust Company, as trustee. The notice indicated that Hanesbrands intends to redeem all of its remaining outstanding Floating Rate Notes on October 17, 2012 (the “Redemption Date”).

The Floating Rate Notes will be redeemed at a redemption price of 100% of the principal amount thereof plus accrued and unpaid interest to, but not including, the Redemption Date in accordance with the provisions of the Indenture. Currently, $147,055,000 aggregate principal amount of Floating Rate Notes (inclusive of Floating Rate Notes previously repurchased by Hanesbrands but not retired) are outstanding.

Statements in this Current Report on Form 8-K (including any exhibits hereto) that are not statements of historical fact, including those regarding our debt reduction plans, are forward-looking statements within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933 and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934. Forward-looking statements are based on our current intent, beliefs, plans and expectations and involve risks and uncertainties that may cause actual results to differ materially from Hanesbrands’ historical experience and our present expectations or projections. These risks and uncertainties include the risks identified from time to time in Hanesbrands’ most recent Securities and Exchange Commission reports, including our Annual Report on Form 10-K, Quarterly Reports on Form 10-Q and Current Reports on Form 8-K, registration statements, press releases and other communications. Any forward-looking statement speaks only as of the date on which such statement is made, and Hanesbrands does not undertake any obligation to update any forward-looking statement to reflect events or circumstances after the date on which such statement is made.

Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits


(d) Exhibits


  Exhibit 99.1 Press release dated September 18, 2012


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.


September 18, 2012       HANESBRANDS INC.

/s/ Richard D. Moss

      Richard D. Moss        
      Chief Financial Officer



99.1 Press release dated September 18, 2012