Fossil's CEO Discusses Q2 2012 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Fossil, Inc. (FOSL)

Q2 2012 Earnings Call

August 7, 2012 9:00 AM ET

Executives

Allison Malkin – IR

Kosta Kartsotis – Chairman and CEO

Mike Kovar – EVP, CFO and Treasurer

Jennifer Pritchard – President, Retail

Analysts

Barbara Wyckoff – CLSA

Oliver Chen – Citi

Shreya Jawalkar – Jefferies

Ike Boruchow – JP Morgan

David Wu – Telsey Advisory Group

Neely Tamminga – Piper Jaffray

Rick Patel – Bank of America Merrill Lynch

Omar Saad – ISI Group

Anna Andreeva – FBR Capital Markets

Liz Dunn – Macquarie

Presentation

Operator

Ladies and gentlemen, thank you for standing by. And welcome to the Fossil, Incorporated Second Quarter Fiscal 2012 Earnings Conference Call. Prior today’s recorded presentation, all participant will be in a listen-only mode. After the presentation, there will be an opportunity to ask questions. (Operator Instructions)

I will now hand the conference over to Ms. Allison Malkin of ICR. Please go ahead ma’am.

Allison Malkin

Thank you. Good morning, everyone. Before we begin, you should be aware that during this conference call certain discussions will contain forward-looking information. Actual results could differ materially from those that will be projected during these discussions. Fossil’s policy on forward-looking statements and additional information concerning a number of factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from such statements is readily available in our Form 10-K and 10-Q reports filed with the SEC. In addition, Fossil undertakes no obligation to publicly update or revise any forward-looking statement, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise, except as required by law.

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