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) May 30, 2012
Carrols Restaurant Group, Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
|968 James Street, Syracuse, New York||13203|
|(Address of principal executive offices)||(Zip Code)|
Registrants telephone number, including area code (315) 424-0513
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report.)
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 May 30, 2012, Carrols Restaurant Group, Inc. issued a press release announcing that it has closed the offering of $150 million of 11.25% Senior Secured Second Lien Notes due 2018. The entire text of the press release is attached as Exhibit 99.1 and is incorporated by reference herein.
On May 30, 2012, Carrols Restaurant Group, Inc. issued a press release announcing that it has closed its acquisition of 278 Burger King restaurants from Burger King Corporation. The entire text of the press release is attached as Exhibit 99.2 and is incorporated by reference herein.
ITEM 9.01 FINANCIAL STATEMENTS AND EXHIBITS.
|99.1||Carrols Restaurant Group, Inc. Press Release, dated May 30, 2012.|
|99.2||Carrols Restaurant Group, Inc. Press Release, dated May 30, 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.
|CARROLS RESTAURANT GROUP, INC.|
|Date: May 30, 2012|
|Name:||Paul R. Flanders|
|Title:||Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer|