SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d) OF
THE SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): October 22, 2004
V. F. Corporation
|(State or Other Jurisdiction
|105 Corporate Center Boulevard|
|Greensboro, North Carolina||27408|
|(Address of Principal Executive Offices)||(Zip Code)|
Registrants telephone number, including area code 336-424-6000
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|Item 5.02(c). Appointment of Principal Officers.|
|Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.|
|PRESS RELEASE DATED OCTOBER 21, 2004|
Item 5.02(c). Appointment of Principal Officers.
On October 21, 2004, VF issued a press release announcing that the Board of Directors appointed Brad Batten, 49, as Vice President and Controller. A copy of VFs press release is attached hereto as Exhibit 99 and hereby incorporated by reference.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
(c) Exhibits. The following is furnished as an exhibit to this report:
99 VF Corporation press release dated October 21, 2004.
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.
|By:||/s/ Robert K. Shearer
Robert K. Shearer
Vice President Finance and Global Processes
and Chief Financial Officer