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):
November 14, 2018 (November 8, 2018)
Tractor Supply Company
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction of incorporation)
(Commission File Number)
(I.R.S. Employer Identification No.)
5401 Virginia Way, Brentwood, Tennessee
(Address of principal executive offices)
Registrant's telephone number, including area code:
Former name or former address, if changed since last report
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Item 1.01 Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement.
On November 8, 2018, the Board of Directors of Tractor Supply Company (the “Company”) approved a form of indemnification agreement for each of its executive officers and directors. The indemnification agreements require the Company to indemnify directors and officers and to advance expenses on behalf of such director or officer to the fullest extent permitted by applicable law and establish the procedures by which a director or executive officer may request and receive indemnification. The agreements are in addition to other rights to which a director or officer may be entitled under the Company’s certificate of incorporation, bylaws and applicable law.
The foregoing summary description of the indemnification agreements is not intended to be complete and is qualified in its entirety by the complete text of the form indemnification agreement filed as Exhibit 10.1 to this Form 8-K and incorporated herein by reference.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
10.1 Form of Indemnification Agreement.
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.
Tractor Supply Company
November 14, 2018
/s/ Kurt D. Barton
Name: Kurt D. Barton
Title: Senior Vice President - Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer