MONTREAL, March 30, 2020 /CNW/ - LXRandCo, Inc. ("LXRandCo" or the "Company") (TSX: LXR, LXR.WT) announced today that owing to COVID-19 pandemic developments, it is availing itself of the blanket relief recently granted by the Canadian Securities Administrators, including the Autorité des marchés financiers (the "Blanket Relief") for all market participants, providing up to a 45-day extension for certain periodic filings normally required to be made on or before June 1, 2020.
In accordance with the Blanket Relief, the Company intends to postpone the filing of its annual information form for the year ended December 31, 2019 and the related management certifications of annual filings (the "Filings"). LXRandCo expects to complete the Filings by May 14, 2020. As of the date of this press release, there have been no material business developments since the filing on March 26, 2020 of the Company's annual financial statements for the year ended December 31, 2019.
Directors, management and all other insiders of the Company (the "Company Insiders") are subject to an insider trading black-out policy that reflects the principles in section 9 of Natio nal Policy 11-207 Failure-to-File Cease Trade Orders and Revocations in Multiple Jurisdictions, and as such, the Company has established an extended blackout period on trading by the Company Insiders until the Filings have been made.
LXRandCo is a North-American omni-channel retailer of branded vintage luxury handbags and other personal luxury products. LXRandCo sources and authenticates high-quality, pre-owned products from iconic brands such as Hermès, Louis Vuitton, Gucci and Chanel, among others, and sells them at attractive prices through: a retail network of stores located primarily in major department stores in the United States and Canada; wholesale operations primarily in the United States; and its own e-commerce website, www.lxrco.com, as well as the e-commerce platforms of its partners.
Caution Regarding Forward-Looking Statements
Certain statements in this press release are prospective in nature and constitute forward-looking information or forward-looking statements within the meaning of applicable securities laws (collectively, "forward-looking statements"). Forward-looking statements generally, but not always, can be identified by the use of forward-looking terminology such as "outlook", "objective", "may", "could", "would", "will", "expect", "intend", "estimate", "forecasts", "project", "seek", "anticipate", "believes", "should", "plans" or "continue", or similar expressions suggesting future outcomes or events and the negative of any of these terms. Forward-looking statements in this news release include, but are not limited to, statements concerning future objectives and strategies to achieve those objectives, including, without limitation, store openings and closures, as well as other statements with respect to management's beliefs, plans, estimates and intentions, and similar statements concerning anticipated future events, results, outlook, circumstances, performance or expectations that are not historical facts. Forward-looking statements reflect management's current beliefs, expectations and assumptions and are based on information currently available to management, which includes assumptions about continued revenues based on historical past performance, management's historical experience, perception of trends and current business conditions, expected future developments and other factors which management considers appropriate. With respect to the forward-looking statements included in this press release, management has made certain assumptions with respect to, among other things, the Company's ability to file its annual information form for the year ended December 31, 2019 and the related management certifications of annual filings, the Company's ability to respond to the risks relating to the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, a rapidly evolving situation the impact of which could be material on the Company's business, liquidity and results of operations, the Company's ability to meet its future objectives and strategies, the Company's ability to achieve its future projects and plans and that such projects and plans will proceed as anticipated, the expected growth of the Company's e-commerce revenue, the expected number and timing of store openings, entering into new and/or expanded retail partnerships, the Company's ability to source products, the Company's competitive position in the vintage luxury industry, and beliefs and intentions regarding the ownership of material trademarks and domain names used in connection with the marketing, distribution and sale of the Company's products as well as assumptions concerning general economic and market growth rates, currency exchange and interest rates and competitive intensity.
Readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on forward-looking statements, as there can be no assurance that the future circumstances, outcomes or results anticipated or implied by such forward-looking statements will occur or that plans, intentions or expectations upon which the forward-looking statements are based will occur.
All forward-looking statements included in and incorporated into this press release are qualified by these cautionary statements. Unless otherwise indicated, the forward-looking statements contained herein are made as of the date of this press release, and except as required by applicable law, the Company does not undertake any obligation to publicly update or revise any forward-looking statement, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise.
Readers are cautioned that the actual results achieved will vary from the information provided herein and that such variations may be material. Consequently, there are no representations by LXRandCo that actual results achieved will be the same in whole or in part as those set out in the forward-looking statements.
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For further information: Nadine Eap, Chief Financial Officer, LXRandCo, Inc., +1 (514) 564-9993 ext :037, [email protected]