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): April 4, 2016
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in its Charter)
(State or other jurisdiction of
incorporation or organization)
(Commission File Number)
8 Crosby Drive, Bedford, MA
(Address of principal executive offices)
Registrant's telephone number, including area code: (781) 430-3000
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Item 8.01 Other Events.
On April 4, 2016, iRobot Corporation announced the closing of the previously announced sale of its Defense & Security business to Arlington Capital Partners. A copy of the press release announcing the closing of the sale is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
99.1 Press Release issued by the registrant on April 4, 2016.
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.
April 4, 2016
By: /s/ Glen D. Weinstein
Name: Glen D. Weinstein
Title: Chief Legal Officer and Secretary
Press Release issued by the registrant on April 4, 2016.