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School Specialty, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, distributes supplies, furniture, technology products, supplemental learning products, and curriculum solutions to the education marketplace in the United States and Canada. The company’s Distribution segment offers office products, classroom supplies, janitorial and sanitation supplies, school equipment, planning and development products, physical education products and programs, art supplies and paper, and others; supplemental learning materials, teaching resources, special needs and education products, early childhood offerings, classroom technology, planning and student development, and school health and furniture; and project management for school retrofits and new school construction. This segment offers its products primarily under the Childcraft, Sax Arts & Crafts, Califone, Premier Agendas, Classroom Select, Sportime, Abilitations, Hammond & Stephens, SPARK, Brodhead Garrett, School Smart, and Projects by Design brands. Its Curriculum segment develops standards-based curriculum products, supplemental and intervention curriculum materials, instructional programs, and student assessment tools in the areas of science, math, security, and reading and math intervention, as well as comprehension, vocabulary, spelling, and grammar. This segment sells its products to teachers, curriculum specialists, and other educators under various product lines, such as Delta Education, FOSS, CPO Science, Frey Scientific, Educator’s Publishing Service, Academy of Reading, Academy of Math, Wordly Wise 3000, Explode the Code, ThinkMath!, Making Connections, S.P.I.R.E., and EPS E.P.I.C. The company also distributes headphones, earphones, headsets, and their replaceable cords that are used in the education marketplace. School Specialty, Inc. offers its products through its sales force, catalog mailings, and its proprietary e-commerce Websites. The company was founded in 1959 and is headquartered in Greenville, Wisconsin.

1,170 Employees
Last Reported Date: 09/1/15
Founded in 1959

school specialty inc (SCOO) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, President and Direct...
Total Annual Compensation: $600.0K
Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice Pr...
Total Annual Compensation: $165.0K
Executive Vice President of Operations
Total Annual Compensation: $188.9K
Chief Sales Officer and Executive Vice Presid...
Total Annual Compensation: $87.5K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2015.

school specialty inc (SCOO) Key Developments

School Specialty, Inc. Announces Second Amendment to Loan Agreement

On September 16, 2015 School Specialty, Inc. entered into the Second Amendment to Loan Agreement among the company, certain of its subsidiaries, Bank of America, N.A. and Bank of Montreal, as lenders, and Bank of America, N.A., as agent for the lenders (ABL Amendment). Under the terms of the ABL Amendment, various amendments were made to the Loan Agreement dated as of June 11, 2013 among the company and certain of its subsidiaries, as borrowers and guarantors, Bank of America, N.A., as agent, SunTrust Bank, as syndication agent, and Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith Incorporated and SunTrust Robinson Humphrey, Inc., as joint lead arrangers and bookrunners, as amended, including the following: a reduction in the applicable margin for base rate loans and LIBOR loans; a reduction in the unused line fee rate; the extension of the scheduled maturity date to September 16, 2020, which shall automatically become March 12, 2019 unless the company’s term loan facility has been repaid, prepaid, refinanced, redeemed, exchanged, amended or otherwise defeased or discharged prior to such date (in the case of any refinancing or amendment, to a date that is at least 90 days after the scheduled maturity date); the withdrawal of SunTrust Bank as a lender and the assumption of its commitments by the remaining lenders; the addition of a cure period prior to the imposition of a cash dominion trigger period and reducing the period during which specified availability must be maintained to terminate the cash dominion trigger period; the measurement periods for the cap on the amount that may be added back under the definition of EBITDA for non-recurring, unusual or extraordinary charges, business optimization expenses and other restructuring charges or reserves and cash expenses relating to earn outs and similar obligations were changed to 25% of EBITDA for any measurement period ending up to the fiscal month ending in April 2016, 20% of EBITDA for any measurement period ending in the fiscal months ending in May through July 2016, 15% of EBITDA for any measurement period ending in the fiscal months ending in August through October 2016 and 10% of EBITDA for each measurement period thereafter; an expansion of the company’s ability to use excess availability to satisfy financial covenants under the Loan Agreement during the peak season of July to September; certain amendments relating to the previously announced change in the company’s fiscal year; and certain amendments relating to the previously announced permanent reduction in the aggregate commitments under the Loan Agreement; In addition to entering into the ABL Amendment, the company intends to draw on the Loan Agreement and make a voluntary prepayment of approximately $10.0 million on its term loan facility on or before September 22, 2015.

School Specialty, Inc. Reports Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for the First Quarter Ended July 25, 2015

School Specialty, Inc. reported unaudited consolidated earnings results for the first quarter ended July 25, 2015. For the period, the company reported revenue of $199,530,000 against $199,469,000 a year ago. Operating income was $20,076,000 against $16,491,000 a year ago. Income before provision for income taxes was $15,096,000 against $10,958,000 a year ago. Net income was $14,958,000 or $14.96 basic and diluted per share against $11,014,000 or $11.01 basic and diluted per share a year ago. Adjusted EBITDA was $27,267,000 against $27,206,000 a year ago.

School Specialty, Inc. to Report Q1, 2016 Results on Sep 01, 2015

School Specialty, Inc. announced that they will report Q1, 2016 results After-Market on Sep 01, 2015


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