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UNITED STATES
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, DC 20549

FORM 8‑K

Current Report Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)
of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported):  July 14, 2017
BUFFALO WILD WINGS, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)

Minnesota
 
000-24743
 
31-1455915
(State or other jurisdiction
of incorporation)
 
(Commission
File Number)
 
(IRS Employer
Identification No.)

5500 Wayzata Boulevard, Suite 1600
Minneapolis, Minnesota
 
55416
(Address of principal executive offices)
 
(Zip Code)
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code   952-593-9943  

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Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (§ 230.405 of this chapter) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (§ 240.12b-2 of this chapter):
Emerging growth company □

If an emerging growth company, indicate by check mark if the registrant has elected not to use the extended transition period for complying with any new or revised financial accounting standards provided pursuant to Section 13(a) of the Exchange Act. □


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Item 5.02.
Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.
On July 14, 2017, James M. Schmidt, Chief Operating Officer, advised Buffalo Wild Wings, Inc. that he plans to retire from his positions with our company effective August 14, 2017.





SIGNATURES
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.

 
BUFFALO WILD WINGS, INC.  
 
 
 
Date: July 20, 2017
By
/s/ Emily C. Decker     
 
 
Emily C. Decker
 
 
Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary