FEDERATED STORES, KOHL’S FILE SHELF REGISTRATIONS
NEW YORK — Federated Department Stores Inc. Wednesday filed a shelf registration for up to $1 billion in debt securities, common and preferred stock and warrants.
In a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission, Federated said proceeds from the offering will be used for general purposes, including debt repayment, acquisitions, new store construction and expansions and further investments in technology. No underwriters were listed in the filing.
Separately Wednesday, Kohl’s Corp., based in Menomonee Falls, Wisc., filed a shelf registration for up to $250 million in debt securities.
In its SEC filing, Kohl’s said proceeds will be used for general purposes, including debt repayment and financing of possible acquisitions. There were no underwriters listed in the filing.