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8-K


 


 

UNITED STATES


SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION


Washington, D.C. 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): March 13, 2019


 

 


SCHOOL SPECIALTY, INC.


(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)

 


 

 


















Delaware   000-24385   39-0971239

(State or other jurisdiction


of incorporation)

 

(Commission


File Number)

 

(IRS Employer


Identification No.)


W6316 Design Drive


Greenville, Wisconsin 54942


(Address of principal executive offices, including zip code)


Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (920) 734-5712


 

 


Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of
the registrant under any of the following provisions:

 




Written communications pursuant to Rule 425 under the Securities Act (17 CFR 230.425)

 




Soliciting material pursuant to Rule 14a-12 under the Exchange Act (17
CFR 240.14a-12)


 




Pre-commencement communications pursuant to Rule 14d-2(b) under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.14d-2(b))


 




Pre-commencement communications pursuant to Rule 13e-4(c) under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.13e-4(c))

Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company 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.  

 


 

 






Item 1.01

Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement.

On March 13, 2019, and effective as of December 29, 2018, School Specialty, Inc. (the “Company”) entered into the Third
Amendment (the “Term Loan Amendment”) of its Loan Agreement dated March 13, 2019 (the “Term Loan Agreement”) among the Company, as borrower, certain of its subsidiaries, as guarantors, the financial institutions party
thereto, as lenders (the “Term Loan Lenders”) and TCW Asset Management Company LLC, as the agent (the “Agent”), in order to, among other things: (1) increase the Applicable Margin based on the Net Senior Leverage Ratio and
to further increase the Applicable Margin by a PIK Interest Rate which will be subject to adjustment based on the Net Senior Leverage Ratio; (2) provide the Agent with certain board observation rights; (3) limit the aggregate amount of
outstanding Revolving Loans to no more than $10,000,000 on the last Saturday of Fiscal Year 2019 and each day during a twenty consecutive day period that includes the last Saturday of Fiscal Year 2019 if the Company has not raised $25,000,000 in
junior capital proceeds which were used in the manner specified in the Term Loan Amendment (a “Junior Capital Raise Satisfaction Event”), or $0 on the last Saturday of Fiscal Year 2019 and each day during a thirty-five consecutive day
period that includes the last Saturday of Fiscal Year 2019 if a Junior Capital Raise Satisfaction Event has occurred; (4) reduce the limit on Capital Expenditures to $12,500,000 in the aggregate for the four fiscal quarters ending
March 30, 2019, June 29, 2019, and September 28, 2019 and $10,000,000 in the aggregate for the four fiscal quarters ending December 28, 2019; (5) remove the obligation to comply with the financial covenants in Section 10.3
for the fiscal year ended December 29, 2018; (6) amend the calculation of the Fixed Charge Coverage Ratio and reduce the Fixed Charge Coverage Ratio in Section 10.3.1 for the remainder of the term of the Term Loan Agreement; (7) amend
the calculation of the Net Senior Leverage Ratio and increase the Net Senior Leverage Ratio in Section 10.3.2 for the remainder of the term of the Term Loan Agreement, which may be adjusted upon a Junior Capital Raise Satisfaction Event;
(8) amend the cap on add-backs 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 in the definition of EBITDA and require the Company to maintain a Minimum EBITDA as set forth in Section 10.3.3 for the remainder of the term of the Term Loan Agreement, which may be
adjusted upon a Junior Capital Raise Satisfaction Event; (9) require the Company to maintain Specified Availability under the ABL Agreement in an amount not less than the greater of $12,500,000 or 10% of the Commitments (as defined in the ABL
Agreement); (10) expand the definition of Permitted Indebtedness to include Subordinated Debt used to repay the Term Loan or the Specified Unsecured Prepetition Debt; and (10) provide for additional inspection and audit rights to be conducted
by an advisory firm to be appointed by the Agent.

In connection with the Term Loan Amendment, the Company separately agreed that,
commencing with the Fiscal Month ending September 28, 2019, to the extent the payment in full in cash of the Obligations has not occurred on or prior to any such date, the Company shall deliver to the Agent, in form and substance reasonably
satisfactory to the Agent, on or prior to the date that is 30 days following the last day of each Fiscal Month (but within 60 days after the last month in a Fiscal Year), warrants to purchase, for a price of $0.001 per share, the Designated
Percentage of the outstanding common stock of the Company, with such warrants earned in full and vesting immediately on the date of issuance; provided that the aggregate number of warrants delivered to the Agent shall not exceed warrants to purchase
more than 18% of the outstanding common stock of the Company in the aggregate. “Designated Percentage” means, with respect to each Fiscal Month, (x) if the financial statements delivered pursuant to clause (c) of
Section 10.1.2 of the Term Loan Agreement with respect to such Fiscal Month demonstrate that the Net Senior Leverage Ratio for the twelve consecutive Fiscal Month period ending on the last Saturday of such month is greater than or equal to
5.00:1.0, 2%, (y) if the financial statements delivered pursuant to clause (c) of Section 10.1.2 of the Term Loan Agreement with respect to such Fiscal Month demonstrate that the Net Senior Leverage Ratio for the twelve
(12) consecutive Fiscal Month period ending on the last

 

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Saturday of such Fiscal Month is greater than or equal to 4.2:1.0 but less than 5.00:1.0, 1% and (z) if the financial statements delivered pursuant to clause (c) of Section 10.1.2
of the Term Loan Agreement with respect to such Fiscal Month demonstrate that the Net Senior Leverage Ratio for the twelve (12) consecutive Fiscal Month period ending on the last Saturday of such Fiscal Month is less than 4.20:1.0, 0%.
Notwithstanding the foregoing, no warrants issued (collectively, the “Third Amendment Warrants”) shall be exercisable until the date by which the Company is required to deliver the financial statements with respect to the Fiscal Year
ending December 28, 2019 pursuant to clause (a) of Section 10.1.2 of the Tern Loan Agreement (such date, the “2019 Financial Delivery Date”).


If, on or prior to the 2019 Financial Delivery Date, (i) the Obligations are paid in full in cash, (ii) the Junior Capital Raise
Satisfaction Event has occurred or (iii) the financial statements delivered pursuant to clause (a) of Section 10.1.2 of the Term Loan Agreement with respect to the Fiscal Year ending December 28, 2019 demonstrate that, after
giving effect to the payment of the Specified Unsecured Prepetition Debt, (x) the Net Senior Leverage Ratio for the four consecutive Fiscal Quarter periods ending on December 28, 2019 is less than or equal to 4.00:1.0 and (y) EBITDA
for the four consecutive Fiscal Quarter periods ending on December 31, 2019 is at least $42,000,000 (any such event, a “Buy Back Event”), the Company shall have the right to buy back, for a price of $0.001 per warrant, 50% of the
amount of any Third Amendment Warrants prior to such Buy Back Event.

Also on March 13, 2019, and effective as of December 29,
2018, the Company entered into the Sixth Amendment to Loan Agreement dated June 11, 2013 (the “ABL Agreement”) among the Company, certain of its subsidiary borrowers, Bank of America, N.A. and Bank of Montreal as lenders (the
“ABL Lenders”), and Bank of America, N.A., as agent for the ABL Lenders (the “ABL Amendment”) in order to, among other things: (1) amend the cap on add-backs 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 in definition of EBITDA;
(2) limit the aggregate amount of outstanding Revolving Loans to no more than $10,000,000 on the last Saturday of Fiscal Year 2019 and each day during a twenty consecutive day period that includes the last Saturday of Fiscal Year 2019 if a
Junior Capital Raise Satisfaction Event has not occurred, or $0 on the last Saturday of Fiscal Year 2019 and each day during a thirty-five consecutive day period that includes the last Saturday of Fiscal Year 2019 if a Junior Capital Raise
Satisfaction Event has occurred; (3) expand the definition of Permitted Indebtedness to include Subordinated Debt in an aggregate principal amount not to exceed $30 million which has been used, first, to repay the Specified Unsecured
Prepetition Debt, and second, to the extent the Specified Unsecured Prepetition Debt has been repaid in full, the Term Loan; and (4) condition the repayment of Indebtedness with Junior Capital Proceeds upon satisfaction of the Payment
Conditions and requiring the Specified Unsecured Prepetition Debt to be repaid in full before Junior Capital Proceeds may be applied to the repayment of other Indebtedness.


The Term Loan Amendment and the ABL Amendment are filed as exhibits herewith and incorporated herein by reference. The foregoing descriptions
of the Term Loan Amendment and the ABL Amendment do not purport to be complete and are qualified in their entirety by the full text of such agreements.

 

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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.

 



































   

SCHOOL SPECIALTY, INC.

Dated: March 18, 2019     By:   /s/ Kevin Baehler
     

Kevin Baehler

Executive Vice President and


Chief Financial Officer

 

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EX-10.1


Exhibit 10.1


THIRD AMENDMENT TO

LOAN
AGREEMENT

THIS THIRD AMENDMENT TO LOAN AGREEMENT (this “Amendment”), with an effective date as of December 29,
2018, is made by and among SCHOOL SPECIALTY, INC., a Delaware corporation (“Borrower”), each Guarantor (as defined in the Loan Agreement) party hereto, the Lenders identified on the signature pages hereof and TCW ASSET
MANAGEMENT COMPANY LLC
, as agent for the Lenders (“Agent”).

WHEREAS, Borrower, the Guarantors from time to time
party thereto, Agent, and the Lenders from time to time party thereto are parties to that certain Loan Agreement dated as of April 7, 2017 (as amended, restated, supplemented or otherwise modified from time to time, the “Loan
Agreement
”); and

WHEREAS, Borrower has requested that Agent and the Lenders amend the Loan Agreement in certain respects as set
forth herein, and Agent and the Lenders have agreed to the foregoing, on the terms and conditions set forth herein.

NOW THEREFORE, in
consideration of the premises and mutual agreements herein contained, the parties hereto agree as follows:

1. Defined Terms. Unless
otherwise defined herein, capitalized terms used herein and not otherwise defined shall have the meanings ascribed
to such terms in the Loan Agreement.


2. Amendments to Loan Agreement. Subject to the satisfaction of the conditions set forth in Section 5 below and in reliance
upon the representations and warranties of Borrower and the Guarantors party hereto set forth in Section 6 below, effective as of the Third Amendment Effective Date, the Loan Agreement is amended as follows:


(A) The Loan Agreement is hereby amended to delete the stricken text (indicated textually in the same manner as the following example:
stricken text) and to add the bold and double-underlined text (indicated textually in the same manner as the following example: bold and double-underlined text) as
set forth in the amended Loan Agreement attached hereto as Exhibit A (the “Amended Loan Agreement”), and any term or provision of the Loan Agreement which is different from that set forth in the Amended Loan Agreement shall be
replaced and superseded in all respects by the terms and provisions of the Amended Loan Agreement.

(B) Exhibit C to the Loan Agreement is
hereby amended and restated as set forth on the attached Exhibit B.

3. Continuing Effect. Except as expressly set forth in
Section 2 of this Amendment, nothing in this Amendment shall constitute a modification or alteration of the terms, conditions or covenants of the Loan Agreement or any other Loan Document, or a waiver of any other terms or provisions thereof,
and the Loan Agreement and the other Loan Documents shall remain unchanged and shall continue in full force and effect, in each case as amended hereby.




4. Reaffirmation and Confirmation. Each of Borrower and each Guarantor party hereto
hereby ratifies, affirms, acknowledges and agrees that the Loan Agreement and the other Loan Documents represent the valid, enforceable and collectible obligations of Borrower and the Guarantors, and further acknowledges that there are no existing
claims, defenses, personal or otherwise, or rights of setoff whatsoever with respect to the Loan Agreement or any other Loan Document. Each of Borrower and each Guarantor party hereto hereby agrees that this Amendment in no way acts as a release or
relinquishment of the Liens and rights securing payments of the Obligations. The Liens and rights securing payment of the Obligations are hereby ratified and confirmed by Borrower and the Guarantors party hereto in all respects.


5. Conditions to Effectiveness of Amendment. This Amendment shall become effective as of the date first written above upon the
satisfaction of each of the following conditions precedent:

(a) Each party hereto shall have executed and delivered this Amendment to
Agent;

(b) Agent shall have received a fully executed copy, in form and substance reasonably satisfactory to Agent, of a conforming
amendment to the Revolving Loan Agreement;

(c) Agent shall have received a fully executed copy, in form and substance satisfactory to
Agent, of that certain First Amendment to Fee Letter between Agent and Borrower;

(d) Agent shall have received a fully executed copy, in
form and substance satisfactory to Agent, of that certain Consent and Amendment No. 1 to Intercreditor Agreement by and between Agent and the Revolving Loan Agent;


(e) Agent shall have received evidence that Andrews Advisory Group LLC has received from Borrower a refundable retainer in the amount of
$75,000;

(f) Agent shall have received, in form and substance reasonably satisfactory to Agent, copies of resolutions of the board of
directors (or other equivalent governing body or member) of Borrower authorizing the execution, delivery and performance of this Amendment and the First Amendment to Fee Letter;


(g) All proceedings taken in connection with the transactions contemplated by this Amendment and all documents, instruments and other legal
matters incident thereto shall be reasonably satisfactory to Agent and its legal counsel;

(h) Agent shall have received payment of all
fees payable to Agent and Lenders pursuant to the terms of the Fee Letter, and all other fees, charges and disbursements of Agent and its counsel required to be paid pursuant to the Loan Agreement in connection with the preparation, execution and
delivery of this Amendment and all other instruments or documents provided for herein or delivered or to be delivered hereunder or in connection herewith that have been invoiced on or before the date hereof; and

 

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(i) No Default or Event of Default shall have occurred and be continuing.


6. Representations and Warranties. In order to induce Agent and Lenders to enter into this Amendment, each of Borrower and each
Guarantor party hereto hereby represents and warrants to Agent and Lenders that, after giving effect to this Amendment:

(a) All
representations and warranties contained in the Loan Agreement and the other Loan Documents (other than the representations and warranties contained in Schedules 2(c), 2(d) and 11 of the Perfection Certificate) are true and correct in all material
respects (except that such materiality qualifier shall not be applicable to any representations and warranties that already are qualified or modified by materiality in the text thereof) on and as of the date of this Amendment, in each case as if
made on and as of such date, other than representations and warranties that expressly relate solely to an earlier date (in which case such representations and warranties were true and correct in all material respects (except that such materiality
qualifier shall not be applicable to any representations and warranties that already are qualified or modified by materiality in the text thereof) on and as of such earlier date);


(b) No Default or Event of Default has occurred and is continuing; and


(c) This Amendment and the Loan Agreement, as amended hereby, constitute legal, valid and binding obligations of Borrower and the Guarantors
and are enforceable against Borrower and the Guarantors in accordance with their respective terms, except as enforcement may be limited by equitable principles or by bankruptcy, insolvency, reorganization, moratorium, or similar laws relating to or
limiting creditors’ rights generally.

7. Post-Closing Covenants.


(a) On or prior to the date that is 30 days after the delivery date of this Amendment (or such later date as may be agreed by Agent in its sole
discretion), Borrower shall deliver to Agent a fully executed copy of an Amended and Restated Perfection Certificate, completed and supplemented with the schedules contemplated thereby to the satisfaction of the Agent.


(b) Any failure by Borrower to comply with the requirements of this Section 7 shall constitute an immediate Event of Default.


8. Miscellaneous.

(a)
Expenses. Borrower agrees to pay on demand all expenses of Agent in connection with the preparation, negotiation, execution, delivery and administration of this Amendment in accordance with the terms of the Loan Agreement.


(b) Governing Law. This Amendment shall be a contract made under and governed by, and construed in accordance with the internal laws of
the State of New York.

 

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(c) Counterparts. This Amendment may be executed in any number of counterparts, and
by the parties hereto on the same or separate counterparts, and each such counterpart, when executed and delivered, shall be deemed to be an original, but all such counterparts shall together constitute but one and the same Amendment. Delivery of an
executed signature page of this Amendment by facsimile transmission or electronic photocopy (i.e. “pdf”) shall be effective as delivery of a manually executed counterpart hereof.


9. Release. In consideration of the agreements of Agent and Lenders contained herein and for other good and valuable consideration, the
receipt and sufficiency of which is hereby acknowledged, each of Borrower and each Guarantor party hereto, on behalf of itself and its respective successors, assigns, and other legal representatives, hereby absolutely, unconditionally and
irrevocably releases, remises and forever discharges Agent and Lenders, and their successors and assigns, and their present and former shareholders, affiliates, subsidiaries, divisions, predecessors, directors, officers, attorneys, employees, agents
and other representatives (Agent, each Lender and all such other Persons being hereinafter referred to collectively as the “Releasees” and individually as a “Releasee”), of and from all demands, actions, causes of
action, suits, covenants, contracts, controversies, agreements, promises, sums of money, accounts, bills, reckonings, damages and any and all other claims, counterclaims, defenses, rights of set-off, demands
and liabilities whatsoever (individually, a “Claim” and collectively, “Claims”) of every name and nature, known or unknown, suspected or unsuspected, as of the date of this Amendment, both at law and in equity,
which Borrower or any Guarantor, or any of their respective successors, assigns, or other legal representatives may now or hereafter own, hold, have or claim to have against the Releasees or any of them for, upon, or by reason of any circumstance,
action, cause or thing whatsoever which arises at any time on or prior to the day and date of this Amendment, in each case for or on account of, or in relation to, or in any way in connection with any of the Loan Agreement, or any of the other Loan
Documents or transactions thereunder or related thereto.

[Signature pages follow]

 

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IN WITNESS WHEREOF, the parties hereto have caused this Amendment to be executed by their
respective officers thereunto duly authorized and delivered on March 13, 2019, with an effective date as of December 29, 2018.

 






















































































BORROWER:
SCHOOL SPECIALTY, INC.
By:  

/s/ Ryan M. Bohr

Name:   Ryan M. Bohr
Title:   EVP—Chief Operating Officer
GUARANTORS:

CLASSROOMDIRECT.COM, LLC,

a
Delaware limited liability company

By:  

/s/ Ryan M. Bohr

Name:   Ryan M. Bohr
Title:   President

SPORTIME, LLC,

a Delaware
limited liability company

By:  

/s/ Ryan M. Bohr

Name:   Ryan M. Bohr
Title:   President

DELTA EDUCATION, LLC,

a
Delaware limited liability company

By:  

/s/ Ryan M. Bohr

Name:   Ryan M. Bohr
Title:   President

Signature Page to Third Amendment to Loan Agreement




































































































PREMIER AGENDAS, LLC,

a
Delaware limited liability company

By:  

/s/ Ryan M. Bohr

Name:   Ryan M. Bohr
Title:   President

CHILDCRAFT EDUCATION, LLC,

a
Delaware limited liability company

By:  

/s/ Ryan M. Bohr

Name:   Ryan M. Bohr
Title:   President

BIRD-IN-HAND WOODWORKS, LLC,


a Delaware limited liability company

By:  

/s/ Ryan M. Bohr

Name:   Ryan M. Bohr
Title:   President

CALIFONE INTERNATIONAL, LLC,


a Delaware limited liability company

By:  

/s/ Ryan M. Bohr

Name:   Ryan M. Bohr
Title:   President

SSI GUARDIAN, LLC,

a
Delaware limited liability company

By:  

/s/ Ryan M. Bohr

Name:   Ryan M. Bohr
Title:   CEO

Signature Page to Third Amendment to Loan Agreement

































































































AGENT:

TCW ASSET MANAGEMENT COMPANY LLC,


as Agent

By:  

/s/ Suzanne Grosso

Name:   Suzanne Grosso
Title:   Managing Director
LENDERS:

TCW DIRECT LENDING LLC,

as a
Lender

By TCW Asset Management Company LLC
Its Investment Advisor
By:  

/s/ Suzanne Grosso

Name:   Suzanne Grosso
Title:   Managing Director
TCW DIRECT LENDING STRATEGIC VENTURES LLC,
as a Lender
By:  

/s/ Suzanne Grosso

Name:   Suzanne Grosso
Title:   Managing Director

WEST VIRGINIA DIRECT LENDING LLC,


as a Lender

By: TCW Asset Management Company LLC,


its Investment Advisor

By:  

/s/ Suzanne Grosso

Name:   Suzanne Grosso
Title:   Managing Director

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TCW BRAZOS FUND LLC,
as a Lender

By: TCW Asset Management Company LLC,


its Investment Advisor

By:  

/s/ Suzanne Grosso

Name:   Suzanne Grosso
Title:   Managing Director

TCW SKYLINE LENDING, L.P.,


as a Lender

By: TCW Asset Management Company LLC,


its Investment Advisor

By:  

/s/ Suzanne Grosso

Name:   Suzanne Grosso
Title:   Managing Director

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CERBERUS AUS LEVERED HOLDINGS III LLC,
as a Lender


















By:  

/s/ Daniel E. Wolf

Name:   Daniel E. Wolf
Title:   Vice President











CERBERUS AUS LEVERED HOLDINGS LP,
as a Lender  











By:   CAL I GP Holdings LLC
Its:   General Partner






















By:  

/s/ Daniel E. Wolf

Name:   Daniel E. Wolf
Title:   Senior Managing Director

CERBERUS AUS LEVERED II LP,


as a Lender












By:   CAL I GP Holdings LLC
Its:   General Partner






















By:  

/s/ Daniel E. Wolf

Name:   Daniel E. Wolf
Title:   Vice President

CERBERUS ICQ OFFSHORE LEVERED LP,


as a Lender












By:   Cerberus ICQ Offshore GP LLC
Its:   General Partner



















By:  

/s/ Daniel E. Wolf

Name:   Daniel E. Wolf
Title:   Senior Managing Director

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CERBERUS ICQ OFFSHORE LOAN

OPPORTUNITIES MASTER FUND, L.P.,


as a Lender

By:   Cerberus ICQ Offshore Levered GP, LLC
Its:   General Partner
By:  

/s/ Daniel E. Wolf

Name:   Daniel E. Wolf
Title:   Senior Managing Director

CERBERUS LOAN FUNDING XXI, L.P.,


as a Lender

By:   Cerberus LFGP XXI, LLC
Its:   General Partner
By:  

/s/ Daniel E. Wolf

Name:   Daniel E. Wolf
Title:   Senior Managing Director
CERBERUS OFFSHORE LEVERED LOAN

OPPORTUNITIES MASTER FUND III, L.P.,


as a Lender

By:   Cerberus Offshore Levered Opportunities III GP, LLC
Its:   General Partner
By:  

/s/ Daniel E. Wolf

Name:   Daniel E. Wolf
Title:   Senior Managing Director

CERBERUS REDWOOD LEVERED A LLC,


as a Lender

By:  

/s/ Daniel E. Wolf

Name:   Daniel E. Wolf
Title:   Vice President

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CERBERUS REDWOOD LEVERED B LLC,


as a Lender

By:  

/s/ Daniel E. Wolf

Name:   Daniel E. Wolf
Title:   Vice President
CERBERUS REDWOOD LEVERED LOAN

OPPORTUNITIES FUND A, L.P.,


as a Lender

By:   Cerberus Redwood Levered Opportunities GP A, LLC
Its:   General Partner
By:  

/s/ Daniel E. Wolf

Name:   Daniel E. Wolf
Title:   Senior Managing Director
CERBERUS REDWOOD LEVERED LOAN

OPPORTUNITIES FUND B, L.P.,


as a Lender

By:   Cerberus Redwood Levered Opportunities GP B, LLC
Its:   General Partner
By:  

/s/ Daniel E. Wolf

Name:   Daniel E. Wolf
Title:   Senior Managing Director

CERBERUS SWC LEVERED II LLC,


as a Lender

By:  

/s/ Daniel E. Wolf

Name:   Daniel E. Wolf
Title:   Vice President
CERBERUS SWC LEVERED LOAN

OPPORTUNITIES MASTER FUND, L.P.,


as a Lender

By:   Cerberus SWC Levered Opportunities GP, LLC
Its:   General Partner
By:  

/s/ Daniel E. Wolf

Name:   Daniel E. Wolf
Title:   Senior Managing Director

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EXHIBIT A


See Attached




 


LOAN AGREEMENT

Dated as
of April 7, 2017

 

 


 

 


SCHOOL SPECIALTY, INC.,


as Borrower,

CERTAIN OF ITS
SUBSIDIARIES,

as Guarantors,

 


 

 


 

THE FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS PARTY
HERETO,

as Lenders

and

TCW ASSET MANAGEMENT COMPANY LLC,


as Agent

 


 




TABLE OF CONTENTS


 




















































































































































































































































































      Page

SECTION 1.

   DEFINITIONS; RULES OF CONSTRUCTION    1

1.1

   Definitions    1

1.2

   Accounting Terms    <37>38

1.3

   Uniform Commercial Code    <37>38

1.4

   Certain Matters of Construction    <37>38

SECTION 2.

   LOANS, PAYMENTS    <38>39

2.1

   Term Loan    <38>39

2.2

   General Provisions Regarding Payment; Register    <41>43

2.3

   Mandatory Prepayments; Voluntary Commitment Reductions and Prepayments    <42>43

2.4

   Allocation of Payments After Event of Default    <44>46

2.5

   Use of Proceeds    <45>47

SECTION 3.

   INTEREST AND FEES    <45>47

3.1

   Interest    <45>47

3.2

   LIBOR Provisions    <46>48

3.3

   Non-Use Fee    <47>49

3.4

   Fee Letter    <47>49

3.5

   Maximum Charges    <47>49

3.6

   Increased Costs    <47>49

3.7

   Basis for Determining Interest Rate Inadequate or Unfair    <48>50

3.8

   Capital Adequacy    <49>51

3.9

   Replacement of Lenders    <50>52

3.10

   Designation of a Different Lending Office    <50>52

3.11

   Reimbursement Obligations    <51>53

SECTION 4.

   [INTENTIONALLY OMITTED]    <51>53

SECTION 5.

   TAXES    <51>53

5.1

   Payments Free of Taxes; Obligation to Withhold; Tax Payment    <51>53

5.2

   Lender and Agent Tax Information    <53>55

5.3

   Nature and Extent of Borrower’s Liabilities    <55>57

SECTION 6.

   CONDITIONS PRECEDENT    <56>58

6.1

   Conditions Precedent to Initial Loans    <56>58

SECTION 7.

   COLLATERAL    <59>61

7.1

   Cash Collateral    <59>61

7.2

   Real Estate Collateral    <60>62

7.3

   Other Collateral    <60>62

7.4

   Limitations    <60>62

7.5

   Further Assurances    <60>62

 

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SECTION 8.

   COLLATERAL ADMINISTRATION    <61>63

8.1

   Borrowing Base Certificates    <61>63

8.2

   Administration of Accounts    <61>63

8.3

   Administration of Inventory    <62>64

8.4

   Administration of Equipment    <62>64

8.5

   Administration of Deposit Accounts and Securities Accounts    <62>64

8.6

   General Provisions    <63>65

8.7

   Power of Attorney    <64>66

SECTION 9.

   REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES    <65>67

9.1

   General Representations and Warranties    <65>67

9.2

   Accuracy of Information, Etc.    <70>72

SECTION 10.

   COVENANTS AND CONTINUING AGREEMENTS    <70>72

10.1

   Affirmative Covenants    <70>72

10.2

   Negative Covenants    <75>78

10.3

   Financial Covenants    <82>85

SECTION 11.

   EVENTS OF DEFAULT; REMEDIES ON DEFAULT    <83>88

11.1

   Events of Default    <83>88

11.2

   Remedies upon Default    <84>89

11.3

   License    <85>90

11.4

   Setoff    <86>91

11.5

   Remedies Cumulative; No Waiver    <86>91

SECTION 12.

   AGENT    <86>91

12.1

   Appointment, Authority and Duties of Agent    <86>91

12.2

   Agreements Regarding Collateral and Borrower Materials    <88>92

12.3

   Reliance By Agent    <88>93

12.4

   Action Upon Default    <89>93

12.5

   Ratable Sharing    <89>94

12.6

   Indemnification    <89>94

12.7

   Limitation on Responsibilities of Agent    <89>94

12.8

   Successor Agent and Co-Agents    <90>95

12.9

   Due Diligence and Non-Reliance    <90>95

12.10

   Remittance of Payments and Collections    <91>96

12.11

   Individual Capacities    <91>96

12.12

   No Third Party Beneficiaries    <92>96

12.13

   Intercreditor Agreement    <92>97

SECTION 13.

   BENEFIT OF AGREEMENT; ASSIGNMENTS    <92>97

13.1

   Successors and Assigns    <92>97

13.2

   Participations    <92>97

13.3

   Assignments    <93>98

SECTION 14.

   MISCELLANEOUS    <94>99

14.1

   Consents, Amendments and Waivers    <94>99

 

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14.2

  

Indemnity

   <95>100

14.3

  

Notices and Communications

   <95>100

14.4

  

Performance of Borrower’s Obligations

   <97>102

14.5

  

Credit Inquiries

   <97>102

14.6

  

Severability

   <97>102

14.7

  

Cumulative Effect; Conflict of Terms

   <97>102

14.8

  

Counterparts; Execution

   <97>102

14.9

  

Entire Agreement

   <98>102

14.10

  

Relationship with Lenders

   <98>103

14.11

  

No Advisory or Fiduciary Responsibility

   <98>103

14.12

  

Confidentiality

   <98>103

14.13

  

GOVERNING LAW

   <99>104

14.14

  

Consent to Forum; Bail-In of EEA Financial Institutions

   <99>104

14.15

  

Waivers by Borrower

   <100>105

14.16

  

Patriot Act Notice

   <100>105

14.17

  

NO ORAL AGREEMENT

   <100>105

14.18

  

Intercreditor Agreement Governs

   <101>108

 

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LIST OF EXHIBITS AND SCHEDULES


 




















































































































Exhibit A

   Assignment and Acceptance

Exhibit B

   Assignment Notice

Exhibit C

   Compliance Certificate

Exhibit D

   Affiliate Subordination Agreement

Exhibit E-1

   Form of U.S. Tax Compliance Certificate

Exhibit E-2

   Form of U.S. Tax Compliance Certificate

Exhibit E-3

   Form of U.S. Tax Compliance Certificate

Exhibit E-4

   Form of U.S. Tax Compliance Certificate

Exhibit F

   Form of Notice of Borrowing

Exhibit G

   Form of Payment Notification

Schedule A

   Fiscal Months

Schedule 1.1(a)

   Commitments of Lenders

Schedule 1.1(b)

   Excluded Subsidiaries

Schedule 1.1(c)

   Specified Asset Dispositions

Schedule 1.1(d)

   Subsidiary Guarantors

Schedule 8.5

   Deposit Accounts and Securities Accounts

Schedule 8.6.1

   Business Locations

Schedule 9.1.4

   Names and Capital Structure

Schedule 9.1.11

   Patents, Trademarks, Copyrights and Licenses

Schedule 9.1.14

   Environmental Matters

Schedule 9.1.15

   Restrictive Agreements

Schedule 9.1.16

   Litigation

Schedule 9.1.18

   Pension Plans

Schedule 9.1.20

   Labor Contracts

Schedule 10.2.1

   Existing Indebtedness

Schedule 10.2.2

   Existing Liens

Schedule 10.2.5

   Existing Investments

Schedule 10.2.17

   Existing Affiliate Transactions

 

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LOAN AGREEMENT


THIS LOAN AGREEMENT is dated as of April 7, 2017, among SCHOOL SPECIALTY, INC., a Delaware corporation
(“Borrower”), certain Subsidiaries of Borrower party hereto (collectively, “Guarantors” and each, a “Guarantor”), the financial institutions party to this Agreement from time to time as lenders
(collectively, “Lenders”), and TCW ASSET MANAGEMENT COMPANY LLC, as agent for the Lenders (“Agent”).


R E C I T A L S:

In
addition to the Loans to be provided hereunder, on the Revolving Loan Agreement Closing Date, Borrower and certain of its Subsidiaries entered into the Revolving Loan Agreement, which is secured by a first priority security interest in the ABL
Priority Collateral and a second priority security interest in the Term Priority Collateral. The Obligations hereunder will be secured by a first priority security interest in the Term Priority Collateral and a second priority security interest in
the ABL Priority Collateral.

Borrower has requested that Lenders provide a term loan credit facility to Borrower to finance the mutual
and collective business enterprise of Borrower and Guarantors. Lenders are willing to provide the credit facility on the terms and conditions set forth in this Agreement.


NOW, THEREFORE, for valuable consideration hereby acknowledged, the parties hereto agree as follows:


SECTION 1. DEFINITIONS; RULES OF CONSTRUCTION


1.1 Definitions. As used herein, the following terms have the meanings set forth below:


AAG: Andrews Advisory Group, LLC.


ABL Priority Collateral: any “ABL Priority Collateral” as defined in the Intercreditor Agreement.


Acquisition: a transaction or series of transactions resulting in (a) acquisition of a business, division, or substantially all
assets of a Person; (b) record or beneficial ownership of 50% or more of the Equity Interests of a Person; or (c) merger, consolidation or combination of Borrower or a Subsidiary with another Person.


Affected Lender: shall have the meaning set forth in Section 3.9 hereof.


Affiliate: with respect to a specified Person, another Person that directly, or indirectly through one or more intermediaries, Controls
or is Controlled by or is under common Control with the Person specified; provided that, for purposes of Section 10.2.17 and Section 13.3.3, the term “Affiliate” shall also include any Person that directly or
indirectly owns 5% or more of any class of Equity Interests of the Person specified or that is an officer or director of the Person specified. “Control” means the possession, directly or indirectly, of the power to direct or cause the
direction of the management or policies of a Person, whether through the ability to exercise voting power, by contract or otherwise. “Controlling” and “Controlled” have correlative meanings.




Affiliate Subordination Agreement: an Affiliate Subordination Agreement in the form
of Exhibit D pursuant to which intercompany obligations and advances owed by any Obligor to any Subsidiary that is not an Obligor are subordinated to the Obligations.


Agent: as defined in the Preamble hereto.


Agent Indemnitees: Agent and its officers, directors, employees, Affiliates, agents and attorneys.


Agent Professionals: attorneys, accountants, appraisers, auditors, business valuation experts, environmental engineers or consultants,
turnaround consultants, and other professionals and experts retained by Agent.

Anti-Terrorism Law: any law relating to terrorism
or money laundering, including the Patriot Act.

Applicable Law: all laws, rules, regulations and governmental guidelines
applicable to the Person, conduct, transaction, agreement or matter in question, including all applicable statutory law, common law and equitable principles, and all provisions of constitutions, treaties, statutes, rules, regulations, orders and
decrees of Governmental Authorities.

Applicable Margin: the applicable rate per annum corresponding to the applicable Net Senior
Leverage Ratio, all as set forth in the following table:

 


























































Net Senior Leverage Ratio    Prime Rate
Loans
    LIBOR Rate
Loans
 

³ 3.75x

     <6.00>7.00     <7.00>8.00

³ 3.50x, but < 3.75x

     <5.50>6.00     <6.50>7.00

³3.00x, but < 3.50x

     5.25     6.25

<3.00x

     5.00     6.00

The Applicable Margin shall be adjusted quarterly, to the extent applicable, as of the first Business Day of
the month following the date on which financial statements are required to be delivered pursuant to Section 10.1.2 hereof (including with respect to the last Fiscal Quarter of each Fiscal Year) after the end of each related Fiscal
Quarter based on the Net Senior Leverage Ratio as of the last day of such Fiscal Quarter. Notwithstanding the foregoing, (a) at all times after the Third Amendment Effective Date, the
Applicable Margin shall be increased by an amount equal to the PIK Interest Rate, with 100% of such increase being paid in kind by adding such interest to the outstanding principal amount of the Term Loan (“PIK Interest”),
(b)
 during the period commencing on the <Second>Third Amendment Effective Date and ending on the first Business Day of the month following the date on which
financial statements for the Fiscal <Year>Quarter ending <December 29, 2018>March 30,
2019
have been delivered in accordance with Section 10.1.2(<a>b) hereof, the Applicable Margin shall be (i) <6.00%> with
respect to Prime Rate Loans, the sum of (x) 7.00% and (y) the PIK Interest Rate, and (ii) <7.00% with >respect to LIBOR Rate Loans,
the sum of (<b>x) 8.00% and (y) the PIK
Interest Rate, (c)
 if

 

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Borrower fails to deliver the financial statements required by Section 10.1.2 hereof, and the related Compliance Certificate required by Section 10.1.2 hereof, by the
respective date required thereunder after the end of any related Fiscal Quarter, if requested in writing by Agent or Required Lenders, (i) the Applicable Margin shall be the rates
corresponding to the Net Senior Leverage Ratio of > 3.75x in the foregoing table and (ii) the PIK Interest Rate shall be the rates corresponding to the Net Senior Leverage Ratio
of > 5.00x in the table set forth in the definition of PIK Interest Rate, in each case,
until such financial statements and Compliance Certificate are delivered (plus, if requested by Agent or Required Lenders, the Default Rate), and
(<c>d) no reduction to the Applicable Margin or PIK Interest Rate shall become effective at any time
when an Event of Default has occurred and is continuing; provided, that such a reduction shall occur on the date all such Events of Default have been cured or waived in accordance with Section 14.1 hereof.


If, as a result of any restatement of or other adjustment to the financial statements of Borrower and its Subsidiaries or for any other
reason, Agent determines that (a) the Net Senior Leverage Ratio as calculated by Borrower as of any applicable date was inaccurate and (b) a proper calculation of the Net Senior Leverage Ratio would have resulted in different pricing for
any period, then (i) if the proper calculation of the Net Senior Leverage Ratio would have resulted in higher pricing for such period, Borrower shall automatically and retroactively be obligated to pay to Agent, for the benefit of the
applicable Lenders, promptly on demand by Agent, an amount equal to the excess of the amount of interest that should have been paid for such period over the amount of interest actually paid for such period; and (ii) if the proper calculation of
the Net Senior Leverage Ratio would have resulted in lower pricing for such period, neither Agent nor any Lender shall have any obligation to repay any interest or fees to Borrower; provided, that, if as a result of any restatement or other
event a proper calculation of the Net Senior Leverage Ratio would have resulted in higher pricing for one or more periods and lower pricing for one or more other periods (due to the shifting of income or expenses from one period to another period or
any similar reason), then (x) the amount payable by Borrower pursuant to clause (i) above shall be based upon the excess, if any, of the amount of interest that should have been paid for all applicable periods over the amount of interest
paid for all such periods and (y) the amount credited to Borrower pursuant to clause (ii) above shall be based upon the excess, if any, of the amount of interest paid by Borrower for all applicable periods over the amount of interest that
should have been paid for all such periods.

Approved Fund: any Person (other than a natural Person) engaged in making, purchasing,
holding or otherwise investing in commercial loans in its ordinary course of activities.

Asset Disposition: a sale, lease,
license, consignment, transfer or other disposition of Property of an Obligor, including a disposition of Property in connection with a sale-leaseback transaction or synthetic lease.


Assignment and Acceptance: an assignment agreement between a Lender and Eligible Assignee, in the form of Exhibit A or otherwise
satisfactory to Agent.

Availability: shall have the meaning provided for in the Revolving Loan Agreement.

 

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Bail-In Action: the exercise of any Write-Down and Conversion Powers by the
applicable EEA Resolution Authority in respect of any liability of an EEA Financial Institution.

Bail-In Legislation: with respect
to any EEA Member Country implementing Article 55 of Directive 2014/59/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council of the European Union, the implementing law for such EEA Member Country from time to time which is described in the EU Bail-In
Legislation Schedule.

Bank of America: Bank of America, N.A., a national banking association.


Bankruptcy Code: Title 11 of the United States Code entitled “Bankruptcy” as now and hereafter in effect (or any similar or
equivalent legislation as in effect in any applicable jurisdiction), or any successor statutes.

Bankruptcy Court: the United
States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware.

Board of Governors: the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System.

Borrowed Money: with respect to any Obligor, without duplication, its (a) Indebtedness that (i) arises from the lending
of money by any Person to such Obligor, (ii) is evidenced by notes, drafts, bonds, debentures, credit documents or similar instruments, (iii) accrues interest or is a type upon which interest charges are customarily paid (excluding trade
payables owing in the Ordinary Course of Business), or (iv) was issued or assumed as full or partial payment for Property; (b) Capital Leases; (c) reimbursement obligations with respect to letters of credit; and (d) guaranties of
any Indebtedness of the foregoing types owing by another Person.

Borrower: as defined in the Preamble hereto.


Borrower Materials: Compliance Certificates and other information, reports, financial statements and other materials delivered by
Borrower hereunder, as well as other Reports and information provided by Agent to Lenders.

Borrowing: a group of Loans that are
made or converted together on the same day and have the same interest option and, if applicable, Interest Period.

Borrowing Base:
shall have the meaning provided for in the Revolving Loan Agreement.

Borrowing Base Certificate: shall have the meaning provided
for in the Revolving Loan Agreement.

Business Day: any day other than a Saturday, Sunday or other day on which commercial banks
are authorized to close under the laws of, or are in fact closed in, Chicago, IL or New York, NY, and if such day relates to a LIBOR Rate Loan, any such day on which dealings in Dollar deposits are conducted between banks in the London interbank
Eurodollar market.

 

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Capital Expenditures: for any period, (a) the additions to property, plant and
equipment, capitalized investment and development costs, and other capital expenditures of Borrower and its consolidated Subsidiaries that are (or should be) set forth in a consolidated statement of cash flows of Borrower for such period prepared in
accordance with GAAP and (b) Capital Lease Obligations incurred by Borrower and its consolidated Subsidiaries during such period, but excluding in each case any such expenditure made to restore, replace or rebuild property to the condition of
such property immediately prior to any damage, loss, destruction or condemnation of such property to the extent such expenditure is made with insurance proceeds, condemnation awards or damage recovery proceeds relating to any such damage, loss,
destruction or condemnation.

Capital Lease: any lease of (or other arrangement conveying the right to use) real or personal
property, or a combination thereof, that is required to be capitalized for financial reporting purposes in accordance with GAAP.


Capital Lease Obligation: as to any Person shall mean the obligations of such Person to pay rent or other amounts under any Capital
Lease.

Cash Collateral: cash, and any interest or other income earned thereon, that is delivered to Agent to Cash Collateralize
any Obligations.

Cash Collateral Account: a demand deposit, money market or other account established by Agent at such financial
institution as Agent may select in its discretion, which account shall be subject to a Lien in favor of Agent.

Cash Collateralize:
the delivery of cash to Agent, as security for the payment of Obligations, in an amount equal to Agent’s good faith estimate of the amount due or to become due, including fees, expenses and indemnification hereunder. “Cash
Collateralization
” has a correlative meaning.

Cash Dominion Trigger Period: shall have the meaning provided for in the
Revolving Loan Agreement.

Cash Equivalents: (a) marketable direct obligations issued by, or unconditionally guaranteed by,
the United States or issued by any agency thereof and backed by the full faith and credit of the United States, in each case maturing within one (1) year from the date of acquisition thereof, (b) marketable direct obligations issued or
fully guaranteed by any state of the United States or any political subdivision of any such state or any public instrumentality thereof maturing within one (1) year from the date of acquisition thereof and, at the time of acquisition, having
one of the two highest ratings obtainable from either S&P or Moody’s, (c) commercial paper maturing no more than two hundred seventy (270) days from the date of creation thereof and, at the time of acquisition, having a rating of
at least A-1 from S&P or at least P-1 from Moody’s, (d) certificates of deposit, time deposits, overnight bank deposits or bankers’ acceptances maturing within one (1) year from the date of acquisition thereof issued by any
bank organized under the laws of the United States or any state thereof or the District of Columbia or any United States branch of a foreign bank having at the date of acquisition thereof combined capital and surplus of not less than $500,000,000,
(e) deposit accounts maintained with (i) any bank that satisfies the criteria described in clause (d) above, or (ii) any other bank organized under the laws of the United States or any state thereof so long as the full amount
maintained with any such other bank is insured by the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, (f) repurchase

 

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obligations of any commercial bank satisfying the requirements of clause (d) of this definition or recognized securities dealer having combined capital and surplus of not less than
$500,000,000, having a term of not more than seven (7) days, with respect to securities satisfying the criteria in clauses (a) or (d) above, (g) debt securities with maturities of six (6) months or less from the date of
acquisition backed by standby letters of credit issued by any commercial bank satisfying the criteria described in clause (d) above, and (h) Investments in money market funds substantially all of whose assets are invested in the types of
assets described in clauses (a) through (g) above.

CERCLA: the Comprehensive Environmental Response Compensation and
Liability Act (42 U.S.C. § 9601 et seq.).

Change in Law: the occurrence, after the date hereof, of (a) the adoption,
taking effect or phasing in of any law, rule, regulation or treaty; (b) any change in any law, rule, regulation or treaty or in the administration, interpretation or application thereof; or (c) the making, issuance or application of any
request, guideline, requirement or directive (whether or not having the force of law) by any Governmental Authority; provided, however, that “Change in Law” shall include, regardless of the date enacted, adopted or issued,
all requests, rules, guidelines, requirements or directives (i) under or relating to the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, or (ii) promulgated pursuant to Basel III by the Bank for International Settlements, the
Basel Committee on Banking Supervision (or any similar authority) or any other Governmental Authority.

Change of Control:
(a) Borrower ceases to own and control, beneficially and of record, directly or indirectly, all Equity Interests in each Subsidiary Guarantor (unless 100% of the Equity Interests of such Subsidiary Guarantor is sold or otherwise disposed of in
connection with an Asset Disposition otherwise permitted hereunder); (b) other than with respect to any existing shareholder, as of the Third Amendment Effective Date, or any Affiliate of
such existing shareholder, to the extent such ownership represents more than 50% directly a result of the Junior Capital Raise Satisfaction Event,
any “person” or “group” (within the meaning of Rule 13d-5 of the Exchange Act
as in effect on the date hereof) shall own, directly or indirectly, beneficially or of record, shares representing more than 50% of the aggregate ordinary voting power represented by the issued and outstanding capital stock of Borrower;
(c) other than occurring as a direct result of the Junior Capital Raise Satisfaction Event, a majority of the members of the board of directors of Borrower shall at any time not
constitute Continuing Directors; or (d) any change in control (or similar event, however denominated) with respect to Borrower or any Subsidiary shall occur under and as defined in the Revolving Loan Documents or in any indenture or agreement
in respect of the Specified Unsecured Prepetition Debt.

Claims: all claims, liabilities, obligations, losses, damages, penalties,
judgments, proceedings, interest, costs and expenses of any kind (including remedial response costs, reasonable attorneys’ fees and Extraordinary Expenses) at any time (including after Full Payment of the Obligations or replacement of Agent or
any Lender) incurred by any Indemnitee or asserted against any Indemnitee by any Obligor or other Person, in any way relating to (a) the Proposal Letter, the Fee Letter, any Loans, Loan Documents, Borrower Materials, or the use thereof or
transactions relating thereto, (b) any action taken or omitted in connection with any Loan Documents, (c) the existence or perfection of any Liens, or realization upon any Collateral, (d) exercise of any rights or remedies under any
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(e) failure by any Obligor to perform or observe any terms of any Loan Document, in each case including all costs and expenses relating to any investigation, litigation, arbitration or other
proceeding (including an Insolvency Proceeding or appellate proceedings), whether or not the applicable Indemnitee is a party thereto.


Closing Date: as defined in Section 6.1.


Closing Date Revolving Loan Agreement Amendment: that certain Third Amendment to Loan Agreement, dated as of the Closing Date, among
Revolving Loan Agent, the issuing bank, the Revolving Loan Lenders party thereto and the Obligors.

Code: the Internal Revenue Code
of 1986, as amended.

Collateral: all Property described in any Security Documents as security or collateral for any Obligations,
and all other Property that now or hereafter, or under the terms hereof, or under the Security Documents, secures (or is intended to secure) any Obligations.


Commitment: as to any Lender, such Lender’s commitment to make the Term A Loan or Delayed Draw Term Loans under this Agreement.
The initial amount of each Lender’s commitment to make the Term A Loan or Delayed Draw Term Loans, as applicable, is set forth in the Schedule 1.1(a) hereto.


Compliance Certificate: a certificate, substantially in the form of Exhibit C, by which Borrower certifies compliance with
Sections 10.2.7 and 10.3.

Connection Income Taxes: Other Connection Taxes that are imposed on or measured by net
income (however denominated), or are franchise or branch profits Taxes.

Consolidated Net Income: with respect to Borrower and its
Subsidiaries on a consolidated basis for any period, net income for such period but excluding net income (or loss) attributable to the equity method of accounting unless such net income has been distributed in cash to Borrower or any Subsidiary.

Consolidated Total Assets: as of any date of determination, the total assets in each case reflected on the consolidated balance
sheet of Borrower and its Subsidiaries as at the end of the most recently ended Fiscal Quarter of Borrower for which financial statements have been or are required to have been delivered pursuant to Section 10.1.2, determined on a
consolidated basis in accordance with GAAP.

Contingent Obligation: any obligation of a Person arising from a guaranty, indemnity
or other assurance of payment or performance of any Indebtedness, lease, dividend or other obligation (“primary obligations”) of another obligor (“primary obligor”) in any manner, whether directly or indirectly,
including any obligation of such Person under any (a) guaranty, endorsement, co-making or sale with recourse of an obligation of a primary obligor; (b) obligation to make take-or-pay or similar payments regardless of nonperformance by any
other party to an agreement; and (c) arrangement (i) to purchase any primary obligation or security therefor, (ii) to supply funds for the purchase or payment of any primary obligation, (iii) to maintain or assure working
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obligor, (iv) to purchase Property or services for the purpose of assuring the ability of the primary obligor to perform a primary obligation, or (v) otherwise to assure or hold
harmless the holder of any primary obligation against loss in respect thereof. The amount of any Contingent Obligation shall be deemed to be the stated or determinable amount of the primary obligation (or, if less, the maximum amount for which such
Person may be liable under the instrument evidencing the Contingent Obligation) or, if not stated or determinable, the maximum reasonably anticipated liability with respect thereto.


Continuing Director: (a) any member of the board of directors of Borrower who was a director (or comparable manager) of Borrower
on the Closing Date, and (b) any individual who becomes a member of the board of directors after the Closing Date if such individual was approved, appointed or nominated for election to the board of directors of Borrower by a majority of the
Continuing Directors, but excluding any such individual originally proposed for election in opposition to the Continuing Directors in an actual or publically threatened election contest relating to the election of the directors (or comparable
managers) of Borrower and whose assumption of office resulted from such contest or the settlement thereof.

CWA: the Clean Water
Act (33 U.S.C. §§ 1251 et seq.).

Default: an event or condition that, with the lapse of time or giving of notice, would
constitute an Event of Default.

Default Rate: for any Obligation (including, to the extent permitted by law, interest not paid
when due), 2.00% plus the interest rate otherwise applicable thereto.

Defaulting Lender: any Lender that (a) has failed to
comply with its funding obligations hereunder, and such failure is not cured within two (2) Business Days; (b) has notified Agent or Borrower that such Lender does not intend to comply with its funding obligations hereunder or under any
other credit facility, or has made a public statement to that effect; (c) has failed, within three (3) Business Days following request by Agent or Borrower, to confirm in a manner satisfactory to Agent and Borrower that such Lender will
comply with its funding obligations hereunder; or (d) has, or has a direct or indirect parent company that has, become the subject of an Insolvency Proceeding (including reorganization, liquidation, or appointment of a receiver, custodian,
administrator or similar Person by the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation or any other regulatory authority) or Bail-In Action; provided, however, that a Lender shall not be a Defaulting Lender solely by virtue of a Governmental
Authority’s ownership of an equity interest in such Lender or parent company unless the ownership provides immunity for such Lender from jurisdiction of courts within the United States or from enforcement of judgments or writs of attachment on
its assets, or permits such Lender or Governmental Authority to repudiate or otherwise to reject such Lender’s agreements.


Deposit Account Control Agreement: control agreement satisfactory to Agent executed by an institution maintaining a Deposit Account for
an Obligor, to perfect Agent’s Lien on such account.

Designated Jurisdiction: any country or territory that is the subject of
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Delayed Draw Funding Conditions: with respect to any Delayed Draw Term Loan, the
following: (a) Borrower shall have given written notice to Agent of the proposed funding of such Delayed Draw Term Loan not later than 11:00 a.m. (Chicago time), at least ten (10) Business Days prior to the proposed Delayed Draw Term Loan
Draw Date (or by such later time as Agent may agree, in its sole discretion), (b) immediately after giving effect to the funding of such Delayed Draw Term Loan and any Distribution, Permitted Acquisition or payment with respect to Indebtedness
made with the proceeds thereof, Borrower shall be in compliance on a pro forma basis with the financial covenants set forth in Section 10.3 hereof, recomputed for the most recently ended month for which financial statements are required
to be delivered pursuant to Section 10.1.2 hereof, (c) immediately after giving effect to the funding of such Delayed Draw Term Loan and any Distribution, Permitted Acquisition or payment with respect to Indebtedness made with the
proceeds thereof, the Net Senior Leverage Ratio, on a pro forma basis for the twelve (12) consecutive Fiscal Months ending immediately prior to such funding, recomputed for the most recently ended month for which financial statements are
required to be delivered pursuant to Section 10.1.2 hereof, shall be less than or equal to 3.50 to 1.00 (or, at any time after receipt of the financial statements delivered pursuant to clause (a) of Section 10.1.2 with
respect to the Fiscal Year ending December 30, 2017, solely to the extent that EBITDA for the period of twelve (12) consecutive months most recently ended on or prior to the date of such funding is at least $50,000,000, 3.75 to 1.00),
(d) Specified Availability on the date of the funding of such Delayed Draw Term Loan, before and after giving pro forma effect to such funding and any Distribution, Permitted Acquisition or payment with respect to Indebtedness made with the
proceeds thereof, is greater than or equal to $18,750,000; (e) the average daily amount of Specified Availability for the 60-day period immediately preceding the date of the funding of such Delayed Draw Term Loan shall have been greater than or
equal to $18,750,000, calculated on a pro forma basis assuming such funding and any Distribution, Permitted Acquisition or payment with respect to Indebtedness made with the proceeds thereof occurred on the first day of such 60-day period,
(f) immediately before and after giving effect to the funding of such Delayed Draw Term Loan, no Default or Event of Default shall have occurred and be continuing, (g) the representations and warranties of each Obligor in the Loan
Documents shall be true and correct in all material respects (except to the extent already qualified by materiality, in which case it will be true and correct in all respects) on the date of, and upon giving effect to, such funding (except for
representations and warranties that expressly relate to an earlier date), and (h) Borrower shall have delivered a certificate to Agent certifying as to clauses (a) through (g) above and setting forth projections prepared in good faith
demonstrating that Specified Availability shall be greater than or equal to $18,750,000 at all times for the greater of (i) the 90-day period following the date of the funding of such Delayed Draw Term
Loan and (ii) the period following the date of the funding of such Delayed Draw Term Loan up to and including August 31 of such year (or the following year if such funding occurs after August 31 of such year).


Delayed Draw Term Loan: shall have the meaning set forth in Clause (b) of Section 2.1.1 hereof.


Delayed Draw Term Loan Amount: $30,000,000.


Delayed Draw Term Loan Commitment: as to any Lender, such Lender’s commitment to make Delayed Draw Term Loans under this
Agreement. The initial amount of each Lender’s commitment to make Delayed Draw Term Loans is set forth in the Schedule 1.1(a) hereto.

 

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Delayed Draw Term Loan Commitment Percentage: as to any Lender, the percentage set
forth opposite such Lender’s name on Schedule 1.1(a) hereto under the column “Delayed Draw Term Loan Commitment Percentage” (if such Lender’s name is not so set forth thereon, then such percentage for such Lender shall be deemed
to be zero) (or, in the case of any Lender that became party to this Agreement after the Closing Date, the Delayed Draw Term Loan Commitment Percentage of such Lender as set forth in the applicable Assignment and Acceptance).


Delayed Draw Term Loan Commitment Period: the period commencing on the Closing Date and ending on the Delayed Draw Term Loan Commitment
Termination Date.

Delayed Draw Term Loan Commitment Termination Date: November 7, 2018.


Delayed Draw Term Loan Draw Date: shall have the meaning set forth in Clause (b) of Section 2.1.1 hereof.


Disqualified Stock: any Equity Interest that, by its terms (or by the terms of any security into which it is convertible or for which
it is exchangeable), or upon the happening of any event, (a) matures (excluding any maturity as the result of an optional redemption by the issuer thereof) or is mandatorily redeemable, pursuant to a sinking fund obligation or otherwise, or is
redeemable at the option of the holder thereof, in whole or in part, or requires the payment of any cash dividend or any other scheduled payment constituting a return of capital, in each case at any time on or prior to the first anniversary of the
Maturity Date; or (b) is convertible into or exchangeable (unless at the sole option of the issuer thereof) for (i) debt securities or (ii) any Equity Interest referred to in clause (a) above, in each case at any time prior to
the first anniversary of the Maturity Date.

Distribution: (i) any dividend or other distribution (whether in cash, securities
or other property) with respect to any Equity Interests in Borrower or any Subsidiary, (ii) any payment (whether in cash, securities or other property), including any sinking fund or similar deposit, on account of the repurchase, redemption,
retirement, acquisition, cancellation or termination of any Equity Interests in Borrower or any Subsidiary, or (iii) any other payment (whether in cash, securities or other property) with respect to any Equity Interests in Borrower or any
Subsidiary, including but not limited to payments made on account of any stock appreciation rights or restricted stock units with respect to any such Equity Interests.


Dollars: lawful money of the United States.


Domestic Subsidiary: any Subsidiary organized under the laws of the United States of America, any state thereof or the District of
Columbia.

Dominion Account: an account of an Obligor at a bank reasonably acceptable to Agent, which is subject at all times to a
Deposit Account Control Agreement or a Securities Account Control Agreement.

EBITDA: with respect to Borrower and its Subsidiaries
on a consolidated basis for any period, the Consolidated Net Income of Borrower and its Subsidiaries for such period, plus

 

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(a) the sum of (in each case without duplication and to the extent the respective amounts
described in subclauses (i) through (viii) of this clause (a) reduced such Consolidated Net Income (and were not excluded therefrom or added thereto) for the respective period for which EBITDA is being determined):


(i) provision for taxes based on income, profits or capital of Borrower and its Subsidiaries for such period, including,
without limitation, state, franchise and similar taxes;

(ii) interest expense (and to the extent not included in interest
expense, (x) all cash dividend payments (excluding items eliminated in consolidation) on any series of preferred stock or disqualified stock and (y) costs of surety bonds in connection with financing activities) of Borrower and its
Subsidiaries for such period;

(iii) depreciation and amortization expenses of Borrower and its Subsidiaries for such
period including the amortization of intangible assets, deferred financing fees and capitalized software expenditures and amortization of unrecognized prior service costs;


(iv) (A) non-recurring, unusual or extraordinary charges for such period, (B) business optimization expenses and
other restructuring charges or reserves (which, for the avoidance of doubt, shall include the effect of inventory optimization programs, facility closure, facility consolidations, duplicative facility costs, retention, severance, systems
establishment costs, contract termination costs, future lease commitments and excess pension charges), and (C) cash expenses relating to earn outs and similar obligations; provided that the aggregate amount to be added back pursuant to
this clause (iv) shall not exceed <15% of EBITDA>(1) $6,000,000 for the
<2017>2019 Fiscal Year, (2) 12.5% of EBITDA for the
<2018>2020 Fiscal Year<,> and (3) 10% of EBITDA for any Fiscal Year
thereafter;

(v) any other non-cash charges; provided, that for purposes of this subclause (v) of this clause
(a), any non-cash charges or losses shall be treated as cash charges or losses in any subsequent period during which cash disbursements attributable thereto are made (but excluding, for the avoidance of doubt, amortization of a prepaid cash item
that was paid in a prior period);

(vi) any expenses or charges (other than depreciation or amortization expense as
described in the preceding clause (iii)) related to any issuance of equity interests, investment, acquisition, disposition, recapitalization, attempted disposition, attempted recapitalization, proposed sale of the Borrower or any Subsidiary or the
incurrence, modification or repayment of indebtedness permitted to be incurred under this Agreement (including any refinancing thereof as long as each Refinancing Condition is satisfied) (whether or not successful), in each case, solely to the
extent outside the ordinary course of business, including (x) such fees, expenses or charges related to the Revolving Loan Facility, the Obligations and the Specified Unsecured Prepetition Debt, and (y) any amendment or other modification
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(vii) non-cash expenses in connection with expensing stock options or other
equity compensation grants for such period; and

(viii) to the extent deducted from Consolidated Net Income for such
period, cash fees, costs, expenses, commissions and other cash charges paid on or before April 7, 2017 in connection with this Agreement and the other Loan Documents, the Revolving Loan Facility Amendment and the transactions contemplated by
the foregoing; provided that the aggregate amount to be added back pursuant to this clause (viii) for all such periods shall not exceed $4,000,000 (provided, that to the extent such charges associated with this Agreement and the other
Loan Documents or the Revolving Loan Facility are capitalized and recognized over the life of the Loans and the Revolving Loans, respectively, then such amount shall be reduced to the extent of such capitalization); minus


(b) the sum of (without duplication and to the extent the amounts described in this clause (b) increased such Consolidated Net
Income for the respective period for which EBITDA is being determined) non-cash items increasing Consolidated Net Income of Borrower and its Subsidiaries for such period (but excluding any such items (A) in respect of which cash was received in
a prior period or will be received in a future period or (B) which represent the reversal of any accrual of, or cash reserve for, anticipated cash charges that reduced EBITDA in any prior period); minus


(c) non-recurring, unusual or extraordinary gains increasing Consolidated Net Income of Borrower and its subsidiaries for such period to the
extent non-recurring, unusual or extraordinary losses could be added back for such period; and minus

(d) any cash payments made in
respect of non-cash charges added back in a prior period.

EEA Financial Institution: (a) any credit institution or investment
firm established in an EEA Member Country that is subject to the supervision of an EEA Resolution Authority; (b) any entity established in an EEA Member Country that is a parent of an institution described in clause (a) above; or
(c) any financial institution established in an EEA Member Country that is a subsidiary of an institution described in the foregoing clauses and is subject to consolidated supervision with its parent.


EEA Member Country: any of the member states of the European Union, Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway.


EEA Resolution Authority: any public administrative authority or any Person entrusted with public administrative authority of an EEA
Member Country (including any delegee) having responsibility for the resolution of any EEA Financial Institution.

Eligible
Assignee
: a Person that is (a) a Lender, Affiliate of a Lender or Approved Fund; (b) a financial institution that extends term loan credit facilities of this type in its ordinary course of business and is approved by Borrower (which
approval shall not be unreasonably withheld or delayed, and shall be deemed given if no objection is made within five (5) Business Days after notice of the proposed assignment), and Agent; and (c) during an Event of Default, any Person
acceptable to Agent in its discretion; provided Borrower’s disapproval of an EEA Financial Institution as an Eligible Assignee will not be deemed unreasonable if Borrower has provided reasonable evidence that it is reasonably likely that such
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Enforcement Action: any action to enforce any Obligations or Loan Documents or to
exercise any rights or remedies relating to any Collateral (whether by judicial action, self-help, notification of Account Debtors, setoff or recoupment, credit bid, action in an Obligor’s Insolvency Proceeding or otherwise).


Environmental Laws: Applicable Laws (including programs, permits and guidance promulgated by regulators) relating to public health
(other than occupational safety and health regulated by OSHA) or the protection or pollution of the environment, including CERCLA, RCRA and CWA.


Environmental Notice: a notice (whether written or oral) from any Governmental Authority or other Person of any possible noncompliance
with, investigation of a possible violation of, litigation relating to, or potential fine or liability under any Environmental Law, or with respect to any Environmental Release, environmental pollution or hazardous materials, including any
complaint, summons, citation, order, claim, demand or request for correction, remediation or otherwise.

Environmental Release: a
release as defined in CERCLA or under any other Environmental Law.

Equity Interest: (a)(i) the interest of any shareholder in
a corporation; partner in a partnership (whether general, limited, limited liability or joint venture); member in a limited liability company; or (ii) any other form of equity security or ownership interest in any Person, (b) all of the
warrants, options or other rights for the purchase, acquisition or exchange from such Person of any of the foregoing (including through convertible securities), and (c) any stock appreciation rights and restricted stock units.


ERISA: the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974, as amended.


ERISA Affiliate: any trade or business (whether or not incorporated) under common control with an Obligor within the meaning of
Section 414(b) or (c) of the Code (and Sections 414(m) and (o) of the Code for purposes of provisions relating to Section 412 of the Code).


ERISA Event: (a) a Reportable Event with respect to a Pension Plan; (b) a withdrawal by any Obligor or ERISA Affiliate from a
Pension Plan subject to Section 4063 of ERISA during a plan year in which it was a substantial employer (as defined in Section 4001(a)(2) of ERISA) or a cessation of operations that is treated as such a withdrawal under
Section 4062(e) of ERISA; (c) a complete or partial withdrawal by any Obligor or ERISA Affiliate from a Multiemployer Plan or notification that a Multiemployer Plan is in reorganization; (d) the filing of a notice of intent to
terminate, the treatment of a Plan amendment as a termination under Section 4041 or 4041A of ERISA, or the commencement of proceedings by the PBGC to terminate a Pension Plan or Multiemployer Plan; (e) the determination that any Pension
Plan or Multiemployer Plan is considered an at risk plan under Section 430(i) of the Code or Section 303 of ERISA or a plan

 

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in critical or endangered status under Section 432(b) the Code or Section 305 of ERISA; (f) an event or condition which constitutes grounds under Section 4042 of ERISA for the
termination of, or the appointment of a trustee to administer, any Pension Plan or Multiemployer Plan; (g) the filing pursuant to Section 412(c) of the Code or Section 302(c) of ERISA of application for a waiver of the minimum funding
standard with respect to any Pension Plan; or (h) the imposition of any liability under Title IV of ERISA, other than for PBGC premiums due but not delinquent under Section 4007 of ERISA, upon any Obligor or ERISA Affiliate.


EU Bail-In Legislation Schedule: the EU Bail-In Legislation Schedule published by the Loan Market Association, as in effect from time
to time.

Event of Default: as defined in Section 11.


Excess Cash Flow: determined on a consolidated basis for Borrower and Subsidiaries, EBITDA, minus (a) cash interest expense and
cash taxes paid; (b) Capital Expenditures (except those financed with Borrowed Money other than Revolving Loans); and (c) scheduled principal payments made on Borrowed Money (excluding payments made with respect to the Specified Unsecured
Prepetition Debt made prior to the final maturity date thereof) and Capital Leases.

Excess Cash Flow Due Date: shall have the
meaning set forth in Section 2.3.4 hereof.

Exchange Act: the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended.


Excluded Subsidiary: any (a) Immaterial Subsidiary; (b) Foreign Subsidiary; (c) Subsidiary that is prohibited by
Applicable Law or by any contractual obligation (with respect to any such contractual obligations, only to the extent existing on the Closing Date or the date the applicable Person becomes a direct or indirect Subsidiary of Borrower) from
guaranteeing the Obligations or which would require governmental (including regulatory) consent, approval, license or authorization to provide a guarantee (unless such consent, approval, license or authorization has been received);
(d) Subsidiary that is not a Wholly-Owned Subsidiary; (e) any Subsidiary of a Foreign Subsidiary and (f) Domestic Subsidiary that owns no material assets other than Equity Interests in one or more Foreign Subsidiaries. The Excluded
Subsidiaries as of the Closing Date are listed on Schedule 1.1(b).

Excluded Taxes: (a) Taxes imposed on or measured by
a Recipient’s net income (however denominated), franchise Taxes and branch profits Taxes, in each case, (i) as a result of such Recipient being organized under the laws of, or having its principal office or applicable Lending Office
located in, the jurisdiction imposing such Tax, or (ii) constituting Other Connection Taxes; (b) U.S. federal withholding Taxes imposed on amounts payable to or for the account of a Lender with respect to its interest in a Loan or
Commitment pursuant to a law in effect when the Lender acquires such interest (except pursuant to an assignment request by Borrower under Section 3.9) or changes its Lending Office, unless the Taxes were payable to its assignor
immediately prior to such assignment or to the Lender immediately prior to its change in Lending Office; (c) Taxes attributable to a Recipient’s failure to comply with Section 5.2; and (d) U.S. federal withholding Taxes
imposed pursuant to FATCA.

Existing Agent: shall mean Credit Suisse AG and its permitted successors and assigns or any other
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Existing Credit Agreement: the Credit Agreement, dated as of June 11, 2013, as
heretofore amended, modified and supplemented, by and among Borrower, Existing Agent and Existing Lenders.

Existing Lenders: the
financial institutions which are parties to the Existing Credit Agreement as lenders.

Existing Loan Documents: collectively, the
Existing Credit Agreement and all of the other agreements, documents and instruments executed and delivered in connection therewith or related thereto.


Extraordinary Expenses: all costs (including all internally allocated costs of Agent in connection with field examinations and quality
of earnings reports), expenses or fees, in each case, that Agent may incur during a Default or Event of Default, or during the pendency of an Insolvency Proceeding of an Obligor, including those relating to (a) any audit, inspection,
repossession, storage, repair, appraisal, insurance, manufacture, preparation or advertising for sale, sale, collection, or other preservation of or realization upon any Collateral; (b) any action, arbitration or other proceeding (whether
instituted by or against Agent, any Lender, any Obligor, any representative of creditors of an Obligor or any other Person) in any way relating to any Collateral (including the validity, perfection, priority or avoidability of Agent’s Liens
with respect to any Collateral), Loan Documents or Obligations, including any lender liability or other Claims; (c) the exercise of any rights or remedies of Agent in, or the monitoring of, any Insolvency Proceeding; (d) settlement or
satisfaction of taxes, charges or Liens with respect to any Collateral; (e) any Enforcement Action; and (f) negotiation and documentation of any modification, waiver, workout, restructuring or forbearance with respect to any Loan Documents
or Obligations. Such costs, expenses and advances include transfer fees, Other Taxes, storage fees, insurance costs, permit fees, utility reservation and standby fees, expenses of one counsel for Agent (which counsel shall be designated by Agent)
and to the extent necessary, one special or local counsel for Agent in each appropriate jurisdiction, appraisal fees, brokers’ and auctioneers’ fees and commissions, accountants’ fees, environmental study fees, wages and salaries paid
to employees of any Obligor or independent contractors in liquidating any Collateral, and travel expenses.

Extraordinary Receipts:
shall mean the Net Proceeds received by any Obligor or any of its Subsidiaries not in the Ordinary Course of Business (and not consisting of proceeds from the sale of Inventory), including, without limitation, (a) proceeds under any insurance
policy on account of damage or destruction of any assets or property of such Obligor or Subsidiary, (b) condemnation awards (and payments in lieu thereof), (c) indemnity payments, (d) foreign, United States, state or local tax refunds
in excess of $1,000,000 in any Fiscal Year, (e) pension plan reversions and (f) judgments, proceeds of settlements or other consideration of any kind in connection with any cause of action.


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FATCA: Sections 1471 through 1474 of the Code (including any amended or successor
version if substantively comparable and not materially more onerous to comply with), and any agreements entered into pursuant to Section 1471(b)(1) of the Code.


Federal Funds Rate: for any period, a fluctuating interest rate per annum equal to, for each day during such period, the weighted
average of the rates on overnight Federal funds transactions with members of the Federal Reserve, as published on the next succeeding Business Day by the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, or, if such rate is not so published for any day which is a
Business Day, the average of the quotations for such day on such transactions received by Agent from three major banks of recognized standing selected by it.


Fee Letter: the fee letter agreement between Agent and Borrower dated as of the Closing
Date, as amended, restated or otherwise modified from time to time, including as amended by the First Amendment to Fee Letter.


Fiscal Month: as defined in the attached Schedule A for the term of the Agreement.


Fiscal Quarter: each fiscal quarter of Borrower and its Subsidiaries for accounting and tax purposes.


Fiscal Year: the fiscal year of Borrower and Subsidiaries for accounting and tax purposes, ending on the last Saturday of each
December.

Fixed Charge Coverage Ratio: the ratio, determined on a consolidated basis for Borrower and its Subsidiaries for the
most recent twelve (12) consecutive calendar months, of (a) EBITDA minus Capital Expenditures (except those financed with Borrowed Money other than Revolving Loans), to (b) Fixed Charges.


Fixed Charges: the sum of (a) cash interest expense, plus (b) all principal payments in respect of Borrowed Money
(other than (i) mandatory prepayments of the Loans (x) in connection with asset sales pursuant to Section 2.3.1 or (y) arising from Excess Cash Flow pursuant to Section 2.3.4, (ii) unless accompanied with a permanent
reduction of the Revolving Loan Commitments, payments of the Revolving Loans, (iii) payments in respect of the Specified Unsecured Prepetition Debt, and (iv) voluntary principal payments in respect of the Loans and other Borrowed Money
(unless, in the case of revolving Indebtedness, accompanied by a permanent reduction in commitments)), plus (c) the aggregate amount of net Federal, state, local and foreign income taxes and franchise and similar taxes paid in cash
during such period, plus (d) cash Distributions (other than Distributions financed directly with proceeds of Delayed Draw Term Loans) made, plus (e) cash costs of surety bonds to the extent not deducted from Consolidated Net Income;
provided that, notwithstanding anything contained herein to the contrary, solely for purposes of calculating Fixed Charges, cash interest expense and principal payments in respect of Borrowed Money expensed or made, as the case may be, on the
last day of a calendar quarter shall be deemed to have been made on the last day of the Fiscal Quarter ending on or around such calendar quarter end.


FLSA: the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938.


Foreign Lender: any Lender that is not a U.S. Person.

 

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Foreign Plan: any employee benefit plan or arrangement (a) maintained or
contributed to by any Obligor or Subsidiary that is not subject to the laws of the United States; or (b) mandated by a government other than the United States for employees of any Obligor or Subsidiary.


Foreign Subsidiary: a Subsidiary that is a “controlled foreign corporation” under Section 957 of the Code.


Full Payment: with respect to any Obligations, (a) the full and indefeasible cash payment thereof, including any interest, fees
and other charges accruing during an Insolvency Proceeding or which would accrue but for the Insolvency Proceeding (in each case, whether or not allowed in the proceeding); and (b) if such Obligations are inchoate or contingent in nature, the
Cash Collateralization thereof (or delivery of a standby letter of credit acceptable to Agent in its discretion, in the amount of required Cash Collateral). No Loans shall be deemed to have been paid in full unless all Commitments related to such
Loans have terminated.

GAAP: generally accepted accounting principles in effect in the United States from time to time.


Governmental Approvals: all authorizations, consents, approvals, licenses and exemptions of, registrations and filings with, and
required reports to, all Governmental Authorities.

Governmental Authority: any federal, state, local, foreign or other agency,
authority, body, commission, court, instrumentality, political subdivision, central bank, or other entity or officer exercising executive, legislative, judicial, taxing, regulatory or administrative powers or functions for any governmental,
judicial, investigative, regulatory or self-regulatory authority (including any supra-national bodies such as the European Union or European Central Bank).


Guarantee and Collateral Agreement: the Guarantee and Collateral Agreement, dated as of the Closing Date among Borrower, Agent and each
Subsidiary Guarantor, as the same may be amended, supplemented or otherwise modified from time to time.

Guarantors: Each
Subsidiary Guarantor and each other Person that guarantees payment or performance of Obligations.

Guaranty: the guaranty set forth
in the Guarantee and Collateral Agreement and each other guaranty agreement executed by a Guarantor in favor of Agent.

Hedging
Agreement
: any “swap agreement” as defined in Section 101(53B)(A) of the Bankruptcy Code.

Immaterial
Subsidiary
: on any date, any Subsidiary of Borrower that has had less than 2.5% of Consolidated Total Assets and less than 2.5% of annual consolidated revenues of Borrower and its Subsidiaries as reflected on the most recent financial statements
delivered pursuant to Section 10.1.2 prior to such date; provided that (a) the aggregate assets and aggregate annual consolidated revenues of all Immaterial Subsidiaries shall at no time exceed 5.0% of Consolidated Total
Assets or 5.0% of annual consolidated revenues of Borrower and its Subsidiaries, respectively, and (b) Borrower will designate in writing to Agent from time to time the Subsidiaries which will cease to be treated as “Immaterial
Subsidiaries
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Indebtedness: as applied to any Person, without duplication, (a) all obligations
of such Person for borrowed money or with respect to deposits or advances of any kind; (b) all obligations of such Person evidenced by bonds, debentures, notes or similar instruments; (c) all obligations of such Person upon which interest
charges are customarily paid; (d) all obligations of such Person under conditional sale or other title retention agreements relating to property or assets purchased by such Person; (e) all obligations of such Person issued or assumed as
the deferred purchase price of property or services (excluding trade accounts payable incurred in the Ordinary Course of Business); (f) all Indebtedness of others secured by (or for which the holder of such Indebtedness has an existing right,
contingent or otherwise, to be secured by) any Lien on Property owned or acquired by such Person, whether or not the obligations secured thereby have been assumed; (g) all guarantees or Contingent Obligations of or by such Person of
Indebtedness of others; (h) all Capital Lease Obligations of such Person; (i) net obligations of such Person under any Hedging Agreements, valued at the Agreement Value thereof; (j) all obligations of such Person to purchase, redeem,
retire, defease or otherwise make any payment in respect of any Disqualified Stock of such Person or any other Person or any warrants, rights or options to acquire such Disqualified Stock, valued, in the case of redeemable preferred interests, at
the greater of its voluntary or involuntary liquidation preference plus accrued and unpaid dividends; (k) all obligations, contingent or otherwise, of such Person as an account party in respect of letters of credit, bank guarantees or similar
instruments; and (l) all obligations, contingent or otherwise, of such Person in respect of bankers’ acceptances. The Indebtedness of any Person shall include the Indebtedness of any partnership in which such Person is a general partner,
other than to the extent that the instrument or agreement evidencing such Indebtedness expressly limits the liability of such person in respect thereof.


Indemnified Taxes: (a) Taxes, other than Excluded Taxes, imposed on or relating to any payment of an Obligation; and (b) to
the extent not otherwise described in clause (a), Other Taxes.

Indemnitees: Agent Indemnitees, Lender Indemnitees and TCW
Indemnitees.

Insolvency Proceeding: any case or proceeding commenced by or against a Person under any state, federal or foreign
law for, or any agreement of such Person to, (a) the entry of an order for relief under the Bankruptcy Code, or any other insolvency, debtor relief or debt adjustment law; (b) the appointment of a receiver, trustee, liquidator,
administrator, conservator or other custodian for such Person or any part of its Property; or (c) an assignment or trust mortgage for the benefit of creditors.


Intellectual Property: all intellectual and similar Property of a Person, including inventions, designs, patents, copyrights,
trademarks, service marks, trade names, trade secrets, confidential or proprietary information, customer lists, know-how, software and databases; all embodiments or fixations thereof and all related documentation, applications, registrations and
franchises; all licenses or other rights to use any of the foregoing; and all books and records relating to the foregoing.

 

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Intellectual Property Claim: any claim or assertion (whether in writing, by suit or
otherwise) that Borrower’s or a Subsidiary’s ownership, use, marketing, sale or distribution of any Inventory, Equipment, Intellectual Property or other Property violates another Person’s Intellectual Property.


Intellectual Property Notices: each notice of grant of security interest in trademarks, notice of grant of security interest in patents
and notice of grant of security interest in copyrights, substantially in the forms attached as exhibits to the Guarantee and Collateral Agreement, required to be executed and delivered by an Obligor under the terms of the Guarantee and Collateral
Agreement.

Intercreditor Agreement: the Intercreditor Agreement of even date herewith, among Obligors, the Revolving Loan Agent
and Agent, relating to the Revolving Loan Agreement and this Agreement, and any other intercreditor agreement, on substantially the same terms and otherwise reasonably satisfactory to Agent, entered into in connection with a refinancing of the
Revolving Loan Agreement and to the extent such refinancing is permitted under this Agreement and the Intercreditor Agreement.


Interest Period: as to any LIBOR Rate Loan, the period commencing on the date such Loan is borrowed or continued as, or converted into,
a LIBOR Rate Loan and ending on the date one (1), two (2), three (3) or six (6) months thereafter, as selected by Borrower pursuant to Section 3.2 hereof; provided, that: (a) if any Interest Period would otherwise
end on a day that is not a Business Day, such Interest Period shall be extended to the following Business Day unless the result of such extension would be to carry such Interest Period into another calendar month, in which event such Interest Period
shall end on the preceding Business Day; (b) with respect to an Interest Period that begins on the last Business Day of a calendar month (or on a day for which there is no numerically corresponding day in the calendar month at the end of such
Interest Period), the Interest Period shall end on the last Business Day of the calendar month at the end of such Interest Period, as applicable, and (c) Borrower shall not elect an Interest Period which will end after the Maturity Date.


Inventory: as defined in the UCC, including all goods intended for sale, lease, display or demonstration; all work in process; and all
raw materials, and other materials and supplies of any kind that are or could be used in connection with the manufacture, printing, packing, shipping, advertising, sale, lease or furnishing of such goods, or otherwise used or consumed in
Borrower’s business (but excluding Equipment).

Investment: an Acquisition; an acquisition of record or beneficial ownership
of any Equity Interests of a Person; or a loan, advance or capital contribution to or other investment in a Person.

IP Assignment:
a collateral assignment or security agreement pursuant to which an Obligor grants a Lien on its Intellectual Property to Agent, as security for its Obligations.


IRS: the United States Internal Revenue Service.

 

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Junior Capital Proceeds:
Proceeds received by Borrower, in cash, from either (x) the issuance by Borrower of Equity Interests (other than Disqualified Stock) or (y) the incurrence of Subordinated Debt.

Junior Capital Raise Satisfaction Event:
Borrower has received, after the Third Amendment Effective Date, an aggregate amount of at least $25,000,000 in Junior Capital Proceeds, and at least $25,000,000 of which has either
(x) been immediately applied as a prepayment to the remaining installments of principal of the Term Loan in the inverse order of maturity (for the avoidance of doubt, any amount that is due and payable on the Maturity Date shall constitute an
installment), (y) been deposited into escrow with a third party escrow agent subject to an escrow agreement in form and substance reasonably satisfactory to Agent and/or been set aside in a separate and segregated Deposit Account that is
subject to a Deposit Account Control Agreement in favor of Agent and over which Agent has, subject to the Intercreditor Agreement, exclusive control, in either case, which proceeds shall only be released to repay the Specified Unsecured Prepetition
Debt on the final maturity date thereof, or (z) been applied as a prepayment of the Specified Unsecured Prepetition Debt prior to the final maturity date thereof so long as, and only to the extent that, both immediately before and immediately
after giving effect thereto the Payment Conditions are satisfied.

Lender Indemnitees: Lenders and their officers, directors,
employees, Affiliates, agents and attorneys.

Lenders: as defined in the preamble to this Agreement and any other Person who
hereafter becomes a “Lender” pursuant to an Assignment and Acceptance, including any Lending Office of the foregoing.


Lending Office: the office (including any domestic or foreign Affiliate or branch) designated as such by the applicable Lender at the
time it becomes party to this Agreement or thereafter by written notice to Agent and Borrower.

LIBOR: with respect to each day
during each Interest Period pertaining to a LIBOR Rate Loan, the greater of (a) 1.00% per annum and (b) the rate per annum appearing on Bloomberg L.P.’s (the “Service”) Page BBAM1/(Official BBA USD Dollar Libor
Fixings) (or on any successor or substitute page of such Service, or any successor to or substitute for such Service) two (2) Business Days prior to the beginning of such Interest Period, in an amount approximately equal to the principal amount
of the LIBOR Rate Loan to which such Interest Period is to apply and for a period of time comparable to such Interest Period, which determination shall be conclusive absent manifest error. If such rate is not available at such time for any reason,
then “LIBOR” for such Interest Period shall be the rate per annum determined by Agent to be the rate per annum equal to the offered quotation rate to first class banks in the London interbank market for deposits (for delivery on the first
day of the relevant period) in Dollars of amounts in same day funds comparable to the principal amount of the applicable LIBOR Rate Loan of 3 major London banks for which LIBOR is then being determined with maturities comparable to such Interest
Period as of approximately 11:00 a.m., London time, two (2) Business Days prior to the commencement of such Interest Period, which determination shall be conclusive absent manifest error. Notwithstanding anything herein to the contrary, if
“LIBOR” shall be less than zero, such rate shall be deemed to be zero for purposes of this Agreement.

 

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LIBOR Rate: for each Interest Period for each LIBOR Rate Loan, the rate per annum
determined by Agent (rounded upwards if necessary, to the next 1/100 of 1.00%) by dividing (a) LIBOR for such Interest Period by (b) 100% minus the Reserve Percentage. The LIBOR Rate shall be adjusted on and as of the effective day of any
change in the Reserve Percentage.

LIBOR Rate Loans: the Loans which accrue interest by reference to the LIBOR Rate, in accordance
with the terms of this Agreement.

License: any written license or written agreement under which an Obligor or any of its
Subsidiaries is granted the right or otherwise is authorized to use Intellectual Property in connection with any manufacture, marketing, distribution or disposition of Collateral, any use of Property or any other conduct of its business, that
requires a guaranteed minimum payment of Royalties in excess of $500,000 per year.

Licensor: any Person from whom an Obligor
obtains the right to use any Intellectual Property.

Lien: a Person’s interest in Property securing an obligation owed to, or
a claim by, such Person, including any lien, security interest, pledge, hypothecation, assignment, trust, reservation, encroachment, easement, right-of-way, covenant, condition, restriction, leases, or other title exception or encumbrance.


Lien Waiver: an agreement, in form and substance reasonably satisfactory to Agent, by which (a) for any material Collateral
located on leased premises, the lessor waives or subordinates any Lien it may have on the Collateral, and agrees to permit Agent to enter upon the premises and remove the Collateral or to use the premises to store or dispose of the Collateral;
(b) for any Collateral held by a warehouseman, processor, shipper, customs broker or freight forwarder, such Person waives or subordinates any Lien it may have on the Collateral, agrees to hold any Documents in its possession relating to the
Collateral as agent for Agent, and agrees to deliver the Collateral to Agent upon request; (c) for any Collateral held by a repairman, mechanic or bailee, such Person acknowledges Agent’s Lien, waives or subordinates any Lien it may have
on the Collateral, and agrees to deliver the Collateral to Agent upon request; and (d) for any Collateral subject to a Licensor’s Intellectual Property rights, the Licensor grants to Agent the right, vis-à-vis such Licensor, to
enforce Agent’s Liens with respect to the Collateral, including the right to dispose of it with the benefit of the Intellectual Property, whether or not a default exists under any applicable License.


Loan Documents: this Agreement, the Security Documents, the Intercreditor Agreement, each Compliance Certificate, the Fee Letter, each
Related Real Estate Document, Borrower Materials, any promissory notes issued pursuant to this Agreement and any other note, document, instrument or agreement now or hereafter delivered by an obligor or other Person to Agent or a Lender in
connection with any transactions relating hereto.

Loan Year: each 12 month period commencing on the Closing Date and on each
anniversary of the Closing Date.

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Margin Stock: as defined in Regulation U of the Board of Governors.


Material Adverse Effect: the effect of any event or circumstance that, taken alone or in conjunction with other events or
circumstances, (a) has or could be reasonably expected to have a material adverse effect on the business, assets, liabilities, operations or financial condition of Borrower, individually or the Obligors, taken as a whole, on the value of any
material Collateral, on the enforceability of any Loan Documents, or on the validity or priority of Agent’s Liens on any Collateral; (b) materially impairs the ability of an Obligor to perform its obligations under the Loan Documents,
including repayment of any Obligations; or (c) otherwise materially impairs the ability of Agent or any Lender to enforce or collect any Obligations or to realize upon any Collateral.


Material Contract: any agreement or arrangement to which Borrower or a Subsidiary is party (other than the Loan Documents) (a) for
which breach, termination, nonperformance or failure to renew could reasonably be expected to have a Material Adverse Effect; or (b) that relates to Subordinated Debt, or to Indebtedness in an aggregate amount of $2,500,000 or more.


Maturity Date: April 7, 2022.


Moody’s: Moody’s Investors Service, Inc., and its successors.


Mortgage: a mortgage or deed of trust in which an Obligor grants a Lien on its Real Estate to Agent, as security for the repayment of
the Obligations.

Multiemployer Plan: any employee benefit plan of the type described in Section 4001(a)(3) of ERISA, to which
any Obligor or ERISA Affiliate makes or is obligated to make contributions, or during the preceding five (5) plan years, has made or been obligated to make contributions.


Net Proceeds:

(a) with
respect to any Asset Disposition by any Obligor or any of its Subsidiaries of any assets, the amount of cash proceeds received (directly or indirectly) from time to time (whether as initial consideration or through the payment of deferred
consideration) by or on behalf of such Obligor or Subsidiary in connection therewith after deducting therefrom only (i) the amount of any Indebtedness secured by any Permitted Lien on any asset (other than (A) the Obligations and
(B) Indebtedness assumed by the purchaser of such asset) which is required to be, and is, repaid in connection with such Asset Disposition, (ii) reasonable fees, commissions and expenses related thereto and required to be paid by such
Obligor or such Subsidiary in connection with such Asset Disposition, (iii) taxes paid or payable to any taxing authorities by such Obligor or such Subsidiary in connection with such Asset Disposition, in each case to the extent, but only to
the extent, that the amounts so deducted are, at the time of receipt of such cash, actually paid or payable to a Person that is not an Affiliate of any Obligor or any of its Subsidiaries, and are properly attributable to such transaction; and
(iv) all amounts that are set aside as a reserve (A) for adjustments in respect of the purchase price of such assets, (B) for any liabilities associated with such sale or casualty, to the extent such reserve is required by GAAP, and
(C) for the payment of unassumed liabilities relating to the assets sold or otherwise disposed of at the time of, or within thirty (30) days after, the date of such Asset Disposition;

 

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(b) with respect to the issuance or incurrence of any Indebtedness by any Obligor or any of
its Subsidiaries, or the issuance by any Obligor or any of its Subsidiaries of any Equity Interests (other than proceeds received upon the exercise of awards of Equity Interests of the Borrower issued to directors or employees of Borrower), the
aggregate amount of cash received (directly or indirectly) from time to time (whether as initial consideration or through the payment or disposition of deferred consideration) by or on behalf of such Obligor or such Subsidiary in connection with
such issuance or incurrence, after deducting therefrom only (i) reasonable fees, commissions and expenses related thereto and required to be paid by such Obligor or such Subsidiary in connection with such issuance or incurrence, (ii) taxes
paid or payable to any taxing authorities by such Obligor or such Subsidiary in connection with such issuance or incurrence, in each case to the extent, but only to the extent, that the amounts so deducted are, at the time of receipt of such cash,
actually paid or payable to a Person that is not an Affiliate of any Obligor or any of its Subsidiaries, and are properly attributable to such transaction; and


(c) with respect to any Extraordinary Receipts received by any Obligor or any of its Subsidiaries, the amount of cash proceeds received
(directly or indirectly) from time to time (whether as initial consideration or through the payment of deferred consideration) by or on behalf of such Obligor or Subsidiary in connection therewith after deducting therefrom only (i) the amount
of any Indebtedness secured by any Permitted Lien on any asset (other than the Obligations) and which is required to be, and is, repaid in connection with such Extraordinary Receipt; (ii) reasonable fees, commissions and expenses related
thereto and required to be paid by such Obligor or such Subsidiary in connection with such Extraordinary Receipt; and (iii) taxes paid or payable to any taxing authorities by such Obligor or such Subsidiary in connection with such Extraordinary
Receipt, in each case to the extent, but only to the extent, that the amounts so deducted are, at the time of receipt of such cash proceeds, actually paid or payable to a Person that is not an Affiliate of any Obligor or any of its Subsidiaries, and
are properly attributable to such transaction.

Net Senior Leverage Ratio: on any date, the ratio of (a) Senior Debt on such
date minus Unrestricted Cash, to (b) EBITDA for the period of four consecutive Fiscal Quarters most recently ended on or prior to such date.


Notice of Borrowing: a written notification substantially in the form of Exhibit F.


Obligations: all (a) principal of and premium, if any, on the Loans, (b) interest, expenses, fees, indemnification
obligations, Extraordinary Expenses and other amounts payable by Obligors under Loan Documents, including interest that accrues following the commencement of an Insolvency Proceeding or which would accrue but for the commencement of such Insolvency
Proceeding (whether or not allowed in such proceeding), and (c) other Indebtedness, obligations and liabilities of any kind owing by Obligors pursuant to the Loan Documents, including obligations under the Secured Guarantee (as defined in the
Guarantee and Collateral Agreement), whether now existing or hereafter arising, whether evidenced by a note or other writing, whether allowed in any Insolvency Proceeding, whether arising from an extension of credit, issuance of a letter of credit,
acceptance, loan, guaranty, indemnification or otherwise, and whether direct or indirect, absolute or contingent, due or to become due, primary or secondary, or joint or several.

 

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Obligor: Borrower, each Guarantor, or each other Person that is liable for payment of
any Obligations or that has granted a Lien in favor of Agent on its assets to secure any Obligations.

OFAC: Office of Foreign
Assets Control of the U.S. Treasury Department.

Ordinary Course of Business: the ordinary course of business of Borrower or
Subsidiary, undertaken in good faith and consistent with Applicable Law and past practices.

Organic Documents: with respect to any
Person, its charter, certificate or articles of incorporation, bylaws, articles of organization, limited liability agreement, operating agreement, members agreement, shareholders agreement, partnership agreement, certificate of partnership,
certificate of formation, voting trust agreement, or similar agreement or instrument governing the formation or operation of such Person.


OSHA: the Occupational Safety and Hazard Act of 1970.


Other Connection Taxes: Taxes imposed on a Recipient due to a present or former connection between it and the taxing jurisdiction
(other than connections arising from the Recipient having executed, delivered, become party to, performed obligations or received payments under, received or perfected a Lien or engaged in any other transaction pursuant to, enforced, or sold or
assigned an interest in, any Loan or Loan Document).

Other Taxes: all present or future stamp, court, documentary, intangible,
recording, filing or similar Taxes that arise from any payment made under, from the execution, delivery, performance, enforcement or registration of, from the receipt or perfection of a Lien under, or otherwise with respect to, any Loan Document,
except Other Connection Taxes imposed with respect to an assignment (other than an assignment made pursuant to Section 3.9).


Participant: as defined in Section 13.2.


Patriot Act: the Uniting and Strengthening America by Providing Appropriate Tools Required to Intercept and Obstruct Terrorism Act of
2001, Pub. L. No. 107-56, 115 Stat. 272 (2001).

Payment Account: the account specified on the signature pages hereof into
which all payments by or on behalf of Borrower to Agent under this Agreement and the other Loan Documents shall be made, or such other account as Agent shall from time to time specify by notice to Borrower.


Payment Conditions: with respect to the applicable specified activity on any date of determination, (a) no Default or Event of
Default exists or would result from the specified activity; (b) Specified Availability on the date of such determination, before and after giving pro forma effect to such specified activity, is greater than or equal to $18,750,000; (c) the
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specified activity shall have been greater than or equal to $18,750,000, calculated on a pro forma basis assuming such specified activity occurred on the first day of such 60-day period;
(d) immediately after giving effect to the specified activity, Borrower shall be in compliance on a pro forma basis with the financial covenants set forth in Section 10.3 hereof, recomputed for the most recently ended month for
which financial statements are required to be delivered pursuant to Section 10.1.2 hereof; (e) immediately after giving effect to the specified activity, the Net Senior Leverage Ratio calculated on a pro forma basis for the
four (4) consecutive Fiscal Quarters ending immediately prior to such specified activity, recomputed for the most recently ended month for which financial statements are required to be delivered pursuant to Section 10.1.2 hereof,
shall not exceed the lesser of (i) 3.50 to 1.00 (or, at any time after receipt of the financial statements delivered pursuant to clause (a) of Section 10.1.2 with respect to the Fiscal Year ending December 30, 2017, solely
to the extent that EBITDA for the period of twelve (12) consecutive months most recently ended on or prior to the date of such funding is at least $50,000,000, 3.75 to 1.00), and (ii) 0.25 less than the maximum Net Senior Leverage Ratio
permitted pursuant to Section 10.3.2 for such Fiscal Quarter; and (f) Borrower shall have delivered a certificate to Agent certifying as to clauses (a) through (e) above and setting forth projections prepared in good faith
demonstrating that Specified Availability shall be greater than or equal to $18,750,000 for the greater of (i) the 90-day period following such specified activity and (ii) the period following such specified activity up to and including
August 31 of such year (or the following year if such specified activity occurs after August 31 of such year).

Payment
Item
: each check, draft or other item of payment payable to Borrower, including those constituting proceeds of any Collateral.


Payment Notification: a written notification substantially in the form of Exhibit G.


PBGC: the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation.


Pension Plan: any employee pension benefit plan (as defined in Section 3(2) of ERISA), other than a Multiemployer Plan, that is
subject to Title IV of ERISA and is sponsored or maintained by any Obligor or ERISA Affiliate or to which such Obligor or ERISA Affiliate contributes or has an obligation to contribute, or in the case of a multiple employer or other plan described
in Section 4064(a) of ERISA, has made contributions at any time during the preceding five (5) plan years.

Perfection
Certificate
: as defined in the Guarantee and Collateral Agreement.

Permitted Acquisition: any Acquisition as long as
(a) no Default or Event of Default exists or is caused thereby; (b) the Acquisition is consensual and such Acquisition and all transactions related thereto shall be consummated in accordance with Applicable Law; (c) the assets,
business or Person being acquired is useful or engaged in the same or a similar line of business as Borrower and its Subsidiaries and is located or organized within the United States; (d) the assets, business or Person being acquired has EBITDA
for the 12 month period most recently ended of no less than negative $3,000,000; provided that EBITDA for purposes of this clause (d) shall be calculated after giving pro forma effect to such Acquisition (including pro forma adjustments
arising out of events which are directly attributable to such Acquisition, are factually supportable, and are expected to have a continuing impact, in each case to be mutually

 

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and reasonably agreed upon by Borrower and Agent); (e) no Indebtedness or Liens are assumed or incurred, other than Permitted Indebtedness and Permitted Liens; provided that no Liens
shall be permitted on acquired Inventory or Accounts at the time of such Acquisition; (f) the Payment Conditions are satisfied; (g) if, as a result of such Acquisition, a new Subsidiary is formed or acquired, Obligors shall comply with all
applicable provisions of Section 10.1.14; (h) Obligors shall take such actions as may be required or reasonably requested to ensure that Agent, for the ratable benefit of the Lenders, has a perfected security interest, to the extent
contemplated in the Guarantee and Collateral Agreement and with the priority contemplated in the Intercreditor Agreement, in any assets acquired in such Acquisition and required to become Collateral pursuant to Section 10.1.14 or any
other Loan Document; and (i) Borrower uses commercially reasonable efforts to deliver to Agent, at least ten (10) Business Days prior to the Acquisition (but in any event shall deliver to Agent within five (5) Business Days prior to
the Acquisition), copies of all material agreements relating thereto and a certificate, in form and substance satisfactory to Agent, stating that the Acquisition is a “Permitted Acquisition” and demonstrating compliance with the foregoing
requirements.

Permitted Asset Disposition: as long as no Default or Event of Default exists and all Net Proceeds are remitted to
Agent to the extent required by Section 2.3 or the other provisions of the Loan Documents and subject to the terms of the Intercreditor Agreement, an Asset Disposition that is


(a) dispositions or abandonments of damaged, worn-out, obsolete, unmerchantable or surplus Equipment, in each case in the Ordinary Course of
Business;

(b) dispositions of Inventory in the Ordinary Course of Business;


(c) dispositions of Cash Equivalents in the Ordinary Course of Business;


(d) dispositions between and among Borrower and its Subsidiaries; provided that if the transferor in such a transaction is an Obligor,
then either (x) the transferee must be an Obligor, (y) the aggregate amount of all dispositions made pursuant to this clause (d)(y) shall not exceed $2,500,000 in the aggregate during the term of this Agreement, or (z) the portion of
any such Disposition made for less than fair market value and any non-cash consideration received in exchange for such Disposition shall in each case constitute an Investment in such Subsidiary and must be otherwise permitted hereunder;


(e) dispositions solely among Subsidiaries that are not Obligors;


(f) the sale of services, or the termination of any contracts, in each case in the Ordinary Course of Business;


(g) the granting of Liens permitted by Section 10.2.2;


(h) the sale or discount, in each case without recourse, of accounts receivable arising in the Ordinary Course of Business and not included in
the most recently delivered Borrowing Base Certificate delivered hereunder, but only in connection with the compromise or collection thereof;

 

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(i) any involuntary loss, damage or destruction of property, or any involuntary
condemnation, seizure or taking, by exercise of the power of eminent domain or otherwise, or confiscation or requisition or use of property;


(j) the leasing or subleasing of assets of Borrower or its Subsidiaries in the Ordinary Course of Business;


(k) the sale or issuance of Equity Interests (other than Disqualified Stock) of Borrower not resulting in a Change of Control, so long as
(i) such disposition is made at fair market value, (ii) in any such disposition, at least 90% of the purchase price is paid in cash and (iii) the Net Cash Proceeds thereto are applied against the Loan in accordance with
Section 2.3.3.

(l) (i) the lapse of registered patents, trademarks, copyrights and other Intellectual Property of
Borrower and its Subsidiaries to the extent not economically desirable in the conduct of their business or (ii) the abandonment of patents, trademarks, copyrights, or other Intellectual Property in the Ordinary Course of Business so long as (in
each case under clauses (i) and (ii)), (x) with respect to copyrights, such copyrights are not material revenue generating copyrights, and (y) such lapse is not materially adverse to the interests of the Secured Parties hereunder;

(m) the making of Distributions that are expressly permitted to be made pursuant to Section 10.2.4 of this Agreement;


(n) dispositions constituting Investments to the extent permitted under Section 10.2.5;


(o) dispositions constituting the licensing or cross-licensing, in any case, on a non-exclusive basis, of Intellectual Property rights in the
Ordinary Course of Business;

(p) sale leaseback transactions with respect to property having a fair market value not to exceed $5,000,000
in the aggregate during the term of this Agreement;

(q) a Specified Asset Disposition so long as (i) the Payment Conditions are
satisfied, (ii) the Net Senior Leverage Ratio calculated immediately after such disposition is not greater than the Net Senior Leverage Ratio calculated immediately prior to such disposition, and (iii) any proceeds of such disposition
constituting Term Priority Collateral are used to prepay the Loans;

(r) as otherwise approved in writing by Agent and the Required
Lenders; and

(s) Asset Dispositions in each Fiscal Year during the term of this Agreement in an amount of up to $250,000, but not to
exceed $750,000 in the aggregate during the term of this Agreement;

provided that in any Asset Disposition permitted under clauses
(a) through (v) (other than under clauses (d), (e), (i), (l), (m), (n), (o) and (p)) above, Borrower receives fair market value (as determined by Borrower in good faith) and at least 75% of the proceeds consist of cash or Cash
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Permitted Contingent Obligations: Contingent Obligations (a) arising from
endorsements of Payment Items for collection or deposit in the Ordinary Course of Business; (b) arising from Hedging Agreements permitted hereunder; (c) existing on the Closing Date and set forth in Schedule 10.2.1, and any extension or
renewal thereof that does not increase the amount of such Contingent Obligation when extended or renewed; (d) incurred in the Ordinary Course of Business with respect to surety, appeal or performance bonds, or other similar obligations;
(e) arising from customary indemnification obligations in favor of purchasers in connection with dispositions permitted hereunder; (f) arising under the Loan Documents or the Revolving Loan Facility; or (g) in an aggregate amount of
$2,500,000 or less at any time.

Permitted Indebtedness: as defined in Section 10.2.1.


Permitted Lien: as defined in Section 10.2.2.


Permitted Purchase Money Debt: Purchase Money Debt of Borrower and its Subsidiaries that is unsecured or secured only by a Purchase
Money Lien, as long as the aggregate amount together with all Capital Lease Obligations does not exceed $2,000,000 at any time and its incurrence does not violate Section 10.2.3.


Permitted Surety Bonds: unsecured guarantees and reimbursement obligations incurred in the Ordinary Course of Business with respect to
surety and appeal bond, performance bonds, bid bonds, appeal bonds, completion guarantee and similar obligations.

Person: any
individual, corporation, limited liability company, partnership, joint venture, association, trust, unincorporated organization, Governmental Authority or other entity.


PIK Interest: shall have the meaning set forth in the definition of “Applicable
Margin”.

PIK Interest Rate: the applicable rate per annum corresponding
to the applicable Net Senior Leverage Ratio, all as set forth in the following table:

 





























Net Senior Leverage Ratio    PIK Interest Rate  

> 5.00x

     2.00

> 4.25x, but < 5.00x

     1.00

<4.25x

     0.00

The PIK Interest Rate shall be adjusted quarterly, to
the extent applicable, as of the first Business Day of the month following the date on which financial statements are required to be delivered pursuant to Section 10.1.2 hereof (including with respect to the last Fiscal Quarter of each Fiscal
Year) after the end of each related Fiscal Quarter based on the Net Senior Leverage Ratio as of the last day of such Fiscal Quarter. Notwithstanding the foregoing, during the period commencing on the Third Amendment Effective Date and ending on
the first Business Day of the month following the date on which financial statements for the Fiscal Quarter ending March 30, 2019 have been delivered in accordance with Section 10.1.2(b) hereof, the PIK Interest Rate shall be 1.00%.

 

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Plan: any employee benefit plan (as defined in Section 3(3) of ERISA)
established by an Obligor or, with respect to any such plan that is subject to Section 412 of the Code or Title IV of ERISA, an ERISA Affiliate.


Plan of Reorganization: the Debtors’ Second Amended Joint Plan of Reorganization under Chapter 11 of the Bankruptcy Code, as filed
with the Bankruptcy Court on May 23, 2013.

Platform: as defined in Section 14.3.3.


Prime Rate: for any period, the greatest of (a) 3.00% per annum, (b) the Federal Funds Rate plus 0.50% per annum,
(c) the LIBOR Rate (which rate shall be calculated based upon an Interest Period of one (1) month and shall be determined on a daily basis) plus 1.00% per annum, and (d) the rate last quoted by The Wall Street Journal as the
“Prime Rate” in the United States or, if The Wall Street Journal ceases to quote such rate, the highest per annum interest rate published by the Federal Reserve Board in Federal Reserve Statistical Release H.15 (519) (Selected
Interest Rates) as the “bank prime loan” rate or, if such rate is no longer quoted therein, any similar rate quoted therein (as determined by Agent) or any similar release by the Federal Reserve Board (as determined by Agent). Each change
in the Reference Rate shall be effective from and including the date such change is publicly announced as being effective.

Prime Rate
Loans
: shall mean the Loans which accrue interest by reference to the Prime Rate, in accordance with the terms of this Agreement.


Properly Contested: with respect to any obligation of an Obligor, (a) the obligation is subject to a bona fide dispute regarding
amount or such Obligor’s liability to pay; (b) the obligation is being properly contested in good faith by appropriate proceedings promptly instituted and diligently pursued; (c) appropriate reserves have been established in
accordance with GAAP; (d) non-payment during such contest could not have a Material Adverse Effect, nor result in forfeiture or sale of any material assets of such Obligor; (e) no Lien, other than any Permitted Lien, is imposed on assets
of such Obligor, unless bonded and stayed to the reasonable satisfaction of Agent in its discretion; and (f) if the obligation results from entry of a judgment or other order, such judgment or order is stayed pending appeal or other judicial
review.

Property: any interest in any kind of property or asset, whether real, personal or mixed, or tangible or intangible.


Proposal Letter: the proposal letter, dated as of March 3, 2017, between Agent and Borrower.


Protective Advances: shall have the meaning set forth in Clause (e) of Section 2.1.1 hereof.


Purchase Money Debt: (a) Indebtedness (other than the Obligations) for payment of any of the purchase price of the acquisition,
construction or improvement of any fixed or capital assets; (b) Indebtedness (other than the Obligations) incurred within ninety (90) days before or after the acquisition or completion of such construction or improvement of any fixed
assets or capital assets, for the purpose of financing any of the purchase price thereof; and (c) any renewals, extensions or refinancings (but not increases) thereof.

 

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Purchase Money Lien: a Lien that secures Purchase Money Debt, encumbering only the
fixed assets acquired with such Indebtedness and constituting a Capital Lease or a purchase money security interest under the UCC.


Quality of Earnings Report: shall have the meaning set forth in Section 6.1(o) hereof.


RCRA: the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (42 U.S.C. §§ 6991-6991i).


Real Estate: all right, title and interest (whether as owner, lessor or lessee) in any land and/or any buildings, structures, parking
areas or other improvements thereon together with any related real Property interests related thereto.

Reasonable Credit Judgment:
Agent’s commercially reasonable credit judgment (from the perspective of a secured, term loan lender) exercised, in good faith.


Recipient: Agent, any Lender or any other recipient of a payment to be made by an Obligor under a Loan Document or on account of an
Obligation.

Refinancing Conditions: the following conditions for Refinancing Debt: (a) it is in an aggregate principal amount
that, together with the undrawn commitments therefor, does not exceed the sum of the principal amount of the Indebtedness and the undrawn commitments therefor, in each case being extended, renewed or refinanced (solely for purposes of this
definition, “Refinanced Debt”) plus accrued interest (including any interest paid in kind), fees and premiums (if any) thereon and reasonable fees and expenses associated with the refinancing; (b) the Refinanced Debt shall be
repaid, defeased or satisfied and discharged on a dollar-for-dollar basis (or such lesser basis that results in repayment in full of such Refinanced Debt), and all accrued interest, fees and premiums (if any) in connection therewith shall be paid,
substantially concurrently with such refinancing; (c) it has a final maturity no sooner than, a weighted average life no less than, and an interest rate no greater than, the Refinanced Debt; (d) if it is secured, the terms and conditions
relating to collateral for such Indebtedness, taken as a whole, shall be no more favorable to the investors providing such Indebtedness than the terms and conditions with respect to the collateral for the Refinanced Debt (and the Liens on any
collateral securing such Indebtedness shall have the same (or lesser) priority as the Refinanced Debt relative to the Liens on the Collateral securing the Obligations) and if such Refinancing Debt is secured by the Collateral, it shall be subject to
the Intercreditor Agreement; (e) it is subordinated to the Obligations at least to the same extent as the Indebtedness being extended, renewed or refinanced; (f) such Refinancing Debt shall be otherwise on terms and conditions (other than
interest, fees, premiums, funding discounts, optional prepayment provisions, guarantees, collateral and subordination) that are, taken as a whole, in the reasonable good faith determination of Borrower, not materially less favorable to Borrower than
those applicable to the Refinanced Debt; (g) no additional Lien is granted to secure it; (h) no additional Person is obligated on such Indebtedness; and (i) upon giving effect to it, no Default or Event of Default exists.


Refinancing Debt: Borrowed Money or any commitment to extend credit that is the result of an extension, renewal or refinancing of
Indebtedness permitted under Section 10.2.1(b), (d) or (f) or any commitment to extend credit in connection with the foregoing.

 

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Register: shall have the meaning set forth in Section 2.2.2 hereof.


Related Real Estate Documents: with respect to any Real Estate subject to a Mortgage, the following, in form and substance satisfactory
to Agent and received by Agent for review at least fifteen (15) days prior to the effective date of the Mortgage: (a) a mortgagee title policy (or binder therefor) covering Agent’s interest under the Mortgage, by an insurer acceptable
to Agent which must be fully paid on such effective date and which will be in an amount satisfactory to Agent; (b) a survey of the Real Estate, in form and substance reasonably satisfactory to Agent, certified by a licensed surveyor acceptable
to Agent; (c) a life-of-loan flood hazard determination and, if the Real Estate is located in a special flood hazard area, an acknowledged notice to Borrower and flood insurance by an insurer acceptable to Agent; (d) if requested by Agent,
an appraisal complying with the requirements of the Financial Institutions Reform, Recovery and Enforcement Act of 1989, by a third-party appraiser acceptable to Agent, and in form and substance satisfactory to Required Lenders; (e) upon the
reasonable request of Agent, Phase I environmental assessments (“Phase Is”), prepared by environmental engineers reasonably acceptable to Agent, (f) such other reports, certificates, studies or data as Agent may reasonably
require, all in form and substance satisfactory to Required Lenders; and (g) such other documents, instruments or agreements as Agent may reasonably require with respect to any environmental risks regarding the Real Estate.


Replacement Lender: shall have the meaning set forth in Section 3.9 hereof.


Report: as defined in Section 12.2.3.


Reportable Event: any of the events set forth in Section 4043(c) of ERISA, other than events for which the 30 day notice period
has been waived.

Required Lenders: Lenders holding at least 51% of the sum of the outstanding principal balance of the Term Loan.

Reserve Percentage: on any day, for any Lender, the maximum percentage prescribed by the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve
System (or any successor thereto) for determining the reserve requirements (including any basic, supplemental, marginal, or emergency reserves) that are in effect on such date with respect to eurocurrency funding (currently referred to as
“eurocurrency liabilities”) of that Lender, but so long as such Lender is not required or directed under applicable regulations to maintain such reserves, the Reserve Percentage shall be zero.


Restricted Investment: any Investment by Borrower or any Subsidiary, other than


(a) Investments existing on the Closing Date and set forth on Schedule 10.2.5;


(b) Investments in Cash Equivalents made in the Ordinary Course of Business;


(c) Investments in Borrower or any Subsidiary, provided that (i) any such Investments in the form of loans and advances made by an
Obligor shall be permitted so long as no Default or Event of Default exists or would result therefrom and shall be evidenced by a promissory note pledged to Agent (or its agent, designee or bailee) for the ratable benefit of the

 

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Lenders pursuant to the Guarantee and Collateral Agreement, (ii) any such Investments in the form of Equity Interests held by an Obligor shall be pledged pursuant to the Guarantee and
Collateral Agreement (subject to any limitations applicable to voting stock of a Foreign Subsidiary referred to therein) and (iii) the aggregate amount of such Investments made from the Closing Date by Obligors in Subsidiaries that are not
Obligors shall not exceed $2,500,000;

(d) Investments received in connection with the bankruptcy or reorganization of, or settlement of
delinquent accounts and disputes with, customers and suppliers, in each case in the Ordinary Course of Business;

(e) loans made by
Borrower and its Subsidiaries in the Ordinary Course of Business in accordance with their usual practice to their respective employees so long as the aggregate principal amount thereof at any time outstanding (determined without regard to any
write-down or write-offs of such loans and advances) shall not exceed $1,000,000;

(f) Hedging Agreements entered into by Borrower and its
Subsidiaries that are entered into in the Ordinary Course of Business and not for speculative purposes;

(g) to the extent constituting an
Investment, Capital Expenditures not prohibited hereunder;

(h) Investments consisting of the non-cash portion of the sales price received
for Permitted Asset Dispositions;

(i) lease, utility and other deposits or advances in the Ordinary Course of Business;


(j) cash earnest money deposits made in connection with Permitted Acquisitions or other acquisitions of assets permitted hereunder;


(k) Investments in the Ordinary Course of Business consisting of endorsements for collection or deposit;


(l) Investments of any Person existing at the time such Person becomes a Subsidiary, or consolidates, amalgamates or merges with Borrower or a
Subsidiary (including in connection with a Permitted Acquisition) (but excluding Investments in Subsidiaries which must be otherwise permitted by this definition of “Restricted Investments”) so long as such Investments were not made
in contemplation of such Person becoming a Subsidiary or of such consolidation, amalgamation or merger;

(m) Investments of Net Proceeds of
a Permitted Asset Disposition in accordance with the reinvestment rights set forth in Section 2.3.1;

(n) Extensions of trade
credit in the Ordinary Course of Business;

 

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(o) Investments constituting Permitted Acquisitions; provided that the aggregate
consideration paid in Permitted Acquisitions to acquire a Person that will not be an Obligor following the acquisition thereof, or to acquire property or assets that will not be owned by an Obligor (each, a “Non-Obligor Permitted
Acquisition
”) shall not exceed, at the time of any such acquisition, together with the aggregate consideration paid in all Non-Obligor Permitted Acquisitions effected prior to such time, $1,000,000;


(p) to the extent constituting Investments, Permitted Contingent Obligations; and


(q) other Investments not included in the preceding clauses; provided that (x) the aggregate amount of such Investments together
with the aggregate consideration paid in all Non-Obligor Permitted Acquisitions effected prior to such time, shall not exceed $5,000,000 and (y) Investments permitted pursuant to this clause (q) shall not include Acquisitions and Permitted
Acquisitions (other than Non-Obligor Permitted Acquisitions) otherwise permitted hereunder, which shall only be permitted in compliance with clause (o) above.


Restrictive Agreement: an agreement (other than a Loan Document) that conditions or restricts the right of Borrower, any Subsidiary or
any other Obligor to incur or repay Borrowed Money, to grant Liens on any assets, to declare or make Distributions, to modify, extend or renew any agreement evidencing Borrowed Money, or to repay any intercompany Indebtedness.


Revolving Loan Agent: the “Agent” as defined in the Revolving Loan Agreement.


Revolving Loan Agreement: that certain Loan Agreement dated as of the Revolving Loan Agreement Closing Date by and among Revolving Loan
Agent, the Revolving Loan Lenders and the Obligors, as amended, restated or otherwise modified from time to time to the extent not prohibited by the Intercreditor Agreement, including without limitation, as amended by the Closing Date Revolving Loan
Agreement Amendment.

Revolving Loan Agreement Closing Date: June 11, 2013.


Revolving Loan Commitments: “Commitments” as defined in the Revolving Loan Agreement.


Revolving Loan Documents: “ABL Documents” as defined in the Intercreditor Agreement.


Revolving Loan Facility: (i) the Revolving Loan Agreement and (ii) any refinancing thereof as long as each Refinancing
Condition is satisfied, in each case to the extent permitted by this Agreement and the Intercreditor Agreement.

Revolving Loan
Lenders
: the financial institutions from time to time party to the Revolving Loan Agreement as lenders.

Revolving Loan
Obligations
: “Obligations” (or any such similar term) (as defined in the Revolving Loan Agreement).

Revolving Loans:
shall mean “Loans” as defined in the Revolving Loan Agreement.

 

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Royalties: all royalties, fees, expense reimbursement and other amounts payable by an
Obligor under a License.

S&P: Standard & Poor’s Financial Services LLC, a subsidiary of The McGraw-Hill
Companies, Inc. and any successor thereto.

Sanction: any international economic sanction administered or enforced by the United
States Government (including OFAC), the United Nations Security Council, the European Union, Her Majesty’s Treasury or other relevant sanctions authority.


Scheduled Term Loan Installment Payments: shall have the meaning set forth in Section 2.1.2 hereof.


Second Amendment Effective Date: September 29, 2018.


Secured Parties: Agent and Lenders.


Securities Account Control Agreement: the Securities Account control agreements to be executed by the relevant Obligor and each
institution maintaining a Securities Account for Borrower or an Obligor, in favor of Agent, as security for the Obligations, in the form required and to the extent required under Section 8.5.


Security Documents: the Guarantee and Collateral Agreement, each Security Agreement Supplement (as defined in the Guarantee and
Collateral Agreement), Mortgages, IP Assignments, Deposit Account Control Agreements, Securities Account Control Agreements and all other documents, instruments and agreements now or hereafter securing (or given with the intent to secure) any
Obligations.

Senior Debt: as of any date of determination, Borrowed Money of Borrower and its Subsidiaries as of such date, other
than Subordinated Debt; provided that for the avoidance of doubt, Senior Debt shall include (x) Indebtedness under the Revolving Loan Facility and (y) any Indebtedness the final maturity date of which is earlier than the Maturity
Date other than Specified Unsecured Prepetition Debt; provided, further that reimbursement obligations with respect to Permitted Surety Bonds shall not constitute Senior Debt; provided further, that for purposes of
determining Senior Debt, as of any date of determination, Indebtedness under the Revolving Loan Agreement shall be deemed to be the average daily amount of such Indebtedness for the 365-day period immediately preceding such
date<.>; provided further, that for purposes of determining Senior Debt with respect to any testing period that includes the month that any portion of the Specified
Unsecured Prepetition Debt is paid, if such payment is financed with proceeds of Revolving Loans, average indebtedness under the Revolving Loan Agreement will be calculated after giving pro forma effect (as if such payment (and the incurrence of
Revolving Loans in connection therewith) was made of the first day of such testing period) to the amount of such payment of the Specified Unsecured Prepetition Debt (and the incurrence of Revolving Loans in connection therewith).


Senior Officer: the president, chief executive officer, chief accounting officer, chief operating officer or chief financial officer of
Borrower or, if the context requires, an Obligor.

 

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Solvent: as to any Person, such Person (a) owns Property whose fair salable
value is greater than the amount required to pay all of its debts (including contingent, subordinated, unmatured and unliquidated liabilities); (b) owns Property whose present fair salable value (as defined below) is greater than the probable
total liabilities (including contingent, subordinated, unmatured and unliquidated liabilities) of such Person as they become absolute and matured; (c) is able to pay all of its debts as they mature; (d) has capital that is not unreasonably
small for its business and is sufficient to carry on its business and transactions and all business and transactions in which it is about to engage; (e) is not “insolvent” within the meaning of Section 101(32) of the Bankruptcy
Code; and (f) has not incurred (by way of assumption or otherwise) any obligations or liabilities (contingent or otherwise) under any Loan Documents, or made any conveyance in connection therewith, with actual intent to hinder, delay or defraud
either present or future creditors of such Person or any of its Affiliates. “Fair salable value” means the amount that could be obtained for assets within a reasonable time, either through collection or through sale under ordinary
selling conditions by a capable and diligent seller to an interested buyer who is willing (but under no compulsion) to purchase.


Specified Asset Dispositions: the Asset Dispositions set forth on Schedule 1.1(c).


Specified Availability: shall have the meaning provided for in the Revolving Loan Agreement.


Specified Default: the failure of any Obligor to comply with the terms of Section 8.2.5, 8.5 or 10.1.1, the
failure of Borrower to deliver financial statements when required pursuant to Section 10.1.2, or the occurrence of any Default specified in Sections 11.1(a), 11.1(i) or 11.1(j).


Specified Unsecured Prepetition Debt: any payment or distribution in respect of the Allowed General Unsecured Claims or Allowed Trade
Unsecured Claims (as such terms are defined in the Plan of Reorganization) that is made in accordance with Sections IV.E, IV.F and V.I of the Plan of Reorganization in an aggregate amount not to exceed the sum of (x) $24,500,000 and
(y) the amount of accrued and unpaid interest thereon.

Subordinated Debt: Indebtedness incurred by an Obligor that is
expressly subordinate and junior in right of payment to Full Payment of all Obligations, and is on terms (including maturity, interest, fees, repayment, covenants and subordination) reasonably satisfactory to Agent.


Subsidiary: with respect to any Person (herein referred to as the “parent”), any corporation, partnership, limited
liability company, association or other business entity (a) of which securities or other ownership interests representing more than 50% of the equity or more than 50% of the ordinary voting power or more than 50% of the general partnership
interests are, at the time any determination is being made, owned, controlled or held; or (b) that is, at the time any determination is made, otherwise controlled, by the parent or one or more subsidiaries of the parent or by the parent and one
or more subsidiaries of the parent. Unless otherwise qualified, all references to a “Subsidiary” or to “Subsidiaries” in this Agreement shall refer to a Subsidiary or Subsidiaries of Borrower or of an Obligor, as the context may
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Subsidiary Guarantors: each Subsidiary of Borrower listed on Schedule 1.1(d)
and each other Subsidiary of Borrower that shall be required to execute and deliver or become party to a Guaranty pursuant to Section 10.1.14.


Taxes: all present or future taxes, levies, imposts, duties, deductions, withholdings (including backup withholding), assessments, fees
or other charges imposed by any Governmental Authority, including any interest, additions to tax or penalties applicable thereto.

TCW
Indemnitees
: TCW and its officers, directors, employees, Affiliates, agents and attorneys.

TCW: TCW Asset Management Company
LLC and its officers, directors, employees, Affiliates, agents and attorneys.

Term A Loan: shall have the meaning set forth in
Clause (a) of Section 2.1.1 hereof.

Term A Loan Commitment Percentage: as to any Lender, (i) on the Closing
Date, the percentage set forth opposite such Lender’s name on Schedule 1.1(a) hereto under the column “Term A Loan Commitment Percentage” (if such Lender’s name is not so set forth thereon, then, on the Closing Date, such
percentage for such Lender shall be deemed to be zero) and (ii) on any date following the Closing Date, the percentage equal to the principal amount of the Term A Loan held by such Lender on such date divided by the aggregate principal amount
of Term A Loan on such date.

Term Loan: shall have the meaning set forth in Clause (b) of Section 2.1.1 hereof.

Term Loan Commitment Percentage: as to any Lender, the percentage equal to the principal amount of the Term Loan held by such
Lender on such date divided by the aggregate principal amount of Term Loan on such date.

Term Priority Collateral: shall have the
meaning given to such term in the Intercreditor Agreement.

Term Priority Collateral Account: the “Term Priority Collateral
Account” as defined in the Intercreditor Agreement.

Third Amendment: that
certain Third Amendment to Loan Agreement, with an effective date as of the Third Amendment Effective Date, among Borrower, the Guarantors party thereto, Agent and the Lenders party thereto.


Third Amendment Effective Date: December 29, 2018.


Transactions: collectively, (a) the execution, delivery and performance by Obligors of this Agreement and the other Loan Documents
to which they are a party, the borrowing of Loans and the use of the proceeds thereof and (b) the consummation of the Revolving Loan Facility Amendment, in each case on or before the Closing Date.

 

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Transferee: any actual or potential Eligible Assignee, Participant or other Person
acquiring an interest in any Obligations.

Transferring Subsidiary: as defined in Section 10.2.9.


UCC: the Uniform Commercial Code as in effect in the State of New York or, when the laws of any other jurisdiction govern the
perfection or enforcement of any Lien, the Uniform Commercial Code of such jurisdiction.

Unfunded Pension Liability: the excess of
a Pension Plan’s benefit liabilities under Section 4001(a)(16) of ERISA, over the current value of that Pension Plan’s assets, determined in accordance with the assumptions used for funding the Pension Plan pursuant to the Code, ERISA
or the Pension Protection Act of 2006 for the applicable plan year.

Unrestricted Cash: cash or Cash Equivalents of Borrower or any
Subsidiaries that would not appear as “restricted” on a consolidated balance sheet of Borrower or any Subsidiaries and are not subject to Liens other than Liens arising by operation of law and Liens securing the Obligations and the
Revolving Loan Obligations, not to exceed $5,000,000; provided that Unrestricted Cash shall be deemed to be $0 unless, for the thirty (30) days preceding and the thirty (30) days following any date of determination, there have not
been, and there will not be, any borrowings of Revolving Loans and Borrower has had such cash or Cash Equivalents for the preceding 30-day period.


Upstream Payment:

(a)
any Subsidiary of Borrower may declare and pay dividends or make other distributions to Borrower or any other Obligor and any Subsidiary of Borrower that is not an Obligor may declare and pay dividends or make other distributions to any other
Subsidiary of Borrower that is not an Obligor;

(b) so long as no Default or Event of Default shall have occurred and be continuing or
would result therefrom, Borrower may repurchase its Equity Interests owned by directors or employees of Borrower or any Subsidiary or make payments to directors or employees of Borrower or any Subsidiary upon termination of employment or position as
a director in connection with the exercise of stock options, stock appreciation rights or similar equity incentives or equity based incentives pursuant to management incentive plans or in connection with the death or disability of such directors or
employees in an aggregate amount not to exceed $2,000,000 in any Fiscal Year;

(c) so long as both immediately before and immediately after
giving effect thereto the Payment Conditions are satisfied, any other Distribution to the extent financed with proceeds from Delayed Draw Term Loans; and


(d) commencing with the Fiscal Year ending December 29, 2018, on any date following the date on which Agent has received a prepayment
pursuant to Section 2.3.4 hereof arising from Excess Cash Flow for the immediately preceding Fiscal Year, any other Distribution so long as both immediately before and immediately after giving effect thereto (i) the Payment
Conditions are satisfied and (ii) the amount of all such Distributions in any Fiscal Year does not exceed 50% of Excess Cash Flow for the immediately preceding Fiscal Year.

 

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U.S. Person: any Person (a) (i) that is not disregarded as separate from
its owner for U.S. federal income tax purposes and (ii) that is a “United States Person” as defined in Section 7701(a)(30) of the Code; or (b) (i) that is disregarded as separate from its owner for U.S. federal income
tax purposes and (ii) whose regarded owner for U.S. federal income tax purposes is a “United States Person” as defined in Section 7701(a)(30) of the Code.


U.S. Tax Compliance Certificate: as defined in Section 5.2.2(b)(iii).


Wholly-Owned Subsidiary: as to any Person, any other Person all of the Equity Interest of which (other than directors’ qualifying
shares required by law) is owned by such Person directly and/or through other Wholly-Owned Subsidiaries.

Write-Down and Conversion
Powers
: the write-down and conversion powers of the applicable EEA Resolution Authority from time to time under the Bail-In Legislation for the applicable EEA Member Country, which powers are described in the EU Bail-In Legislation Schedule.

1.2 Accounting Terms. Under the Loan Documents (except as otherwise specified therein), all accounting terms shall be
interpreted, all accounting determinations shall be made, and all financial statements shall be prepared, in accordance with GAAP applied on a basis consistent with the most recent audited financial statements of Borrower delivered to Agent before
the Closing Date and using the same inventory valuation method as used in such financial statements, except for any change required or permitted by GAAP if Borrower’s certified public accountants concur in such change, the change is disclosed
to Agent, and all relevant provisions of the Loan Documents are amended in a manner satisfactory to Required Lenders to take into account the effects of the change; provided that, notwithstanding the foregoing, GAAP shall include the
application of FASB ASC 606 with retroactive effect as of December 31, 2017 for purposes of the computation of any financial covenant contained herein and for all other purposes of the Loan Documents, with effect on the Second Amendment
Effective Date.

1.3 Uniform Commercial Code. As used herein, the following terms are defined in accordance with the
UCC in effect in the State of New York from time to time: “Account,” “Account Debtor,” “Chattel Paper,” “Commercial Tort Claim,” “Deposit Account,” “Document,” “Equipment,”
“General Intangibles,” “Goods,” “Instrument,” “Inventory,” “Investment Property,” “Letter-of-Credit Right,” “Securities Account” and “Supporting Obligation.”


1.4 Certain Matters of Construction. The terms “herein,” “hereof,” “hereunder” and other words of
similar import refer to this Agreement as a whole and not to any particular section, paragraph or subdivision. Any pronoun used shall be deemed to cover all genders. In the computation of periods of time from a specified date to a later specified
date, “from” means “from and including,” and “to” and “until” each mean “to but excluding.” The terms “including” and “include” shall mean “including, without
limitation” and, for purposes of each Loan Document, the parties agree that the rule of ejusdem generis shall not be applicable to limit any provision. Section titles appear as a matter of convenience only and shall not affect the

 

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interpretation of any Loan Document. All references to (a) laws include all related regulations, interpretations, supplements, amendments and successor provisions; (b) unless otherwise
specified herein as referring to a document, instrument or agreement as in effect on the Closing Date, any document, instrument or agreement includes any amendments, waivers and other modifications, extensions or renewals (to the extent permitted by
the Loan Documents); (c) any section mean, unless the context otherwise requires, a section of this Agreement; (d) any exhibits or schedules mean, unless the context otherwise requires, exhibits and schedules attached hereto, which are
hereby incorporated by reference; (e) any Person include successors and assigns; (f) unless otherwise indicated, time of day mean time of day at Agent’s notice address under Section 14.3.1; or (g) discretion of Agent
or any Lender shall mean the sole and absolute discretion of such Person. All references to Loans, Obligations and other amounts herein shall be denominated in Dollars, unless expressly provided otherwise, and all determinations (including
calculations of financial covenants) made from time to time under the Loan Documents shall be made in light of the circumstances existing at such time. All terms of an accounting or financial nature used herein shall be construed, and all
computations of amounts and ratios referred to herein shall be made (i) without giving effect to any election under Accounting Standards Codification 825-10-25 (or any other Accounting Standards Codification or Financial Accounting Standard
having a similar result or effect) to value any Indebtedness or other liabilities of Borrower or any Subsidiary at “fair value”, as defined therein, (ii) without giving effect to any treatment of Indebtedness in respect of convertible
debt instruments under Accounting Standards Codification 470-20 (or any other Accounting Standards Codification or Financial Accounting Standard having a similar result or effect) to value any such Indebtedness in a reduced or bifurcated manner as
described therein, and such Indebtedness shall at all times be valued at the full stated principal amount thereof, and (iii) without giving effect to Accounting Standards Update No. 2016-02 issued by the Financial Accounting Standards
Board. Borrower shall have the burden of establishing any alleged negligence, misconduct or lack of good faith by Agent or any Lender under any Loan Documents. No provision of any Loan Documents shall be construed against any party by reason of such
party having, or being deemed to have, drafted the provision. Reference to Borrower’s “knowledge” or similar concept means actual knowledge of a Senior Officer, or knowledge that a Senior Officer would have obtained if he or she had
engaged in good faith and diligent performance of his or her duties, including reasonably specific inquiries of employees or agents and a good faith attempt to ascertain the matter.


SECTION 2. LOANS, PAYMENTS

2.1
Term Loan.

2.1.1 Term Loan Amounts.


(a) On the terms and subject to the conditions set forth herein, the Lenders hereby agree to make to Borrower on the Closing Date a term loan
in an original principal amount equal to $110,000,000 (the “Term A Loan”). Each Lender’s obligation to fund the Term A Loan shall be limited to such Lender’s Term Loan Commitment Percentage of the Term A Loan, and no
Lender shall have any obligation to fund any portion of the Term A Loan required to be funded by any other Lender, but not so funded, and no Lender shall be relieved of its obligation to fund the Term A Loan because another Lender has failed to
fund. Borrower shall not have any right to reborrow any portion of the Term A Loan which is repaid or prepaid from time to time. The Commitments of the Lenders to make the Term A Loan shall expire concurrently with the making of the Term A Loan on
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(b) On the terms and subject to the conditions set forth herein, at the election of, and on
Business Days during the Delayed Draw Term Loan Commitment Period identified by, Borrower (such date, a “Delayed Draw Term Loan Draw Date”), so long as, in each case, each of the Delayed Draw Funding Conditions shall have been
satisfied, the Lenders hereby agree to make to Borrower on each Delayed Draw Term Loan Draw Date a delayed draw term loan up to an aggregate original principal amount for all Delayed Draw Term Loans equal to the Delayed Draw Term Loan Amount at such
time (a “Delayed Draw Term Loan”; and, when funded, together with the Term A Loan, the “Term Loan”). Each Lender’s obligation to fund a Delayed Draw Term Loan shall be limited to such Lender’s Delayed Draw
Term Loan Commitment Percentage of such Delayed Draw Term Loan, and no Lender shall have any obligation to fund any portion of any Delayed Draw Term Loan required to be funded by any other Lender, but not so funded, and no Lender shall be relieved
of its obligation to fund any Delayed Draw Term Loan because another Lender has failed to fund. When funded, each Delayed Draw Term Loan shall become part of, and have all of the terms and conditions applicable to (including without limitation in
respect of pricing, repayments and maturity), the Term Loan for all purposes hereunder and under the other Loan Documents and shall be secured by the Collateral in all respects. Each Delayed Draw Term Loan shall be in a minimum principal amount of
$5,000,000 (unless otherwise agreed by Agent in its discretion) and in integral multiples of $1,000,000 in excess of that amount. Borrower shall not have any right to reborrow any portion of the Delayed Draw Term Loan which is repaid or prepaid from
time to time. On each Delayed Draw Term Loan Draw Date, the Commitments of the Lenders to make Delayed Draw Term Loans shall be permanently reduced on a dollar-for-dollar basis in an amount equal to the Delayed Draw Term Loan made on such Delayed
Draw Term Loan Draw Date, and the Delayed Draw Term Loan Commitments of all Lenders shall expire on the Delayed Draw Term Loan Commitment Termination Date.


(c) Borrower shall deliver to Agent a Notice of Borrowing, not later than 10:00 a.m. (Chicago time) at least one Business Day prior to the
Closing Date or a Delayed Draw Term Loan Draw Date, as applicable. Such Notice of Borrowing shall be irrevocable and shall specify (x) the principal amount of the proposed Loan, (y) whether the proposed Loan is requested to be a Prime Rate
Loan or a LIBOR Rate Loan and, in the case of a LIBOR Rate Loan, the initial Interest Period with respect thereto, and (z) wire instructions for the account to which funds to Borrower should be deposited. Agent and the Lenders may act without
liability upon the basis of written notice believed by Agent in good faith to be from Borrower. Borrower hereby waives the right to dispute Agent’s record of the terms of any such Notice of Borrowing absent manifest error. Agent and each Lender
shall be entitled to rely conclusively on Borrower’s authority to request a Loan until Agent receives written notice to the contrary. Agent and the Lenders shall have no duty to verify the authenticity of the signature appearing on any written
Notice of Borrowing.

(d) The Loans under this Agreement shall be made by the Lenders, to the account specified by Agent, no later than
3:00 p.m. (Chicago time) on the borrowing date of the proposed Loan, simultaneously and proportionately to their Commitment, it being understood that no Lender shall be responsible for any default by any other Lender in that other Lender’s

 

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obligations to make a Loan requested hereunder, nor shall the Commitment of any Lender be increased or decreased as a result of the default by any other Lender in that other Lender’s
obligation to make a Loan requested hereunder, and each Lender shall be obligated to make the Loans required to be made by it by the terms of this Agreement regardless of the failure by any other Lender. Promptly upon receipt of all funds requested
in the Notice of Borrowing, Agent will make the proceeds of such Loans available to Borrower by causing an amount, in immediately available funds, equal to the proceeds of the Loans received by Agent to the account provided by the Borrowing Agent in
the Notice of Borrowing for such purpose.

(e) Agent is hereby authorized by the Obligors and Lenders, at any time in Agent’s sole
discretion, regardless of (i) the existence of a Default or an Event of Default, (ii) whether any of the other applicable conditions precedent have not been satisfied or the Commitments have been terminated for any reason, or
(iii) any other contrary provision of this Agreement, to make the Loans to Borrower on behalf of Lenders which Agent, in its reasonable business judgment, deems necessary or desirable (a) to preserve or protect the Collateral, or any
portion thereof, (b) to enhance the likelihood of, or maximize the amount of, repayment of the Loans and other Obligations, or (c) to pay any other amount chargeable to the Obligors pursuant to the terms of this Agreement (the
Protective Advances”). Lenders holding the Loans shall be obligated to fund such Protective Advances and effect a settlement with Agent therefor upon demand of Agent in accordance with their respective pro rata share of the
outstanding Loans. To the extent any Protective Advances are not actually funded by the other Lenders as provided for in this clause (e) of Section 2.1.1, any such Protective Advances funded by Agent shall be deemed to be the Loans
made by and owing to Agent, and Agent shall be entitled to all rights (including accrual of interest) and remedies of a Lender holding the Loans.


2.1.2 Scheduled Term Loan Payments. The principal amount of the Term Loan shall be paid in installments (all such installment payments,
collectively, the “Scheduled Term Loan Installment Payments”) on the dates shown below in an amount equal to the product of (i) the percentage set forth in Column B below shown opposite each date as set forth in
Column A below times (ii) the sum of (x) the original principal amount of the Term A Loan plus (y) commencing the last Business Day of the first full calendar quarter after the first Delayed Draw Term Loan Draw Date, the
original principal amount of the Delayed Draw Term Loans as of such date, as adjusted in accordance with Section 2.3.5 hereof:

 





































































Column A

   Column B  

Date of Payment

   Percentage of Original Principal
Amount of Term Loan to be Paid
 

June 30, 2017

     0.625

September 30, 2017

     0.625

December 31, 2017

     0.625

March 31, 2018

     0.625

June 30, 2018

     0.625

September 30, 2018

     0.625

December 31, 2018

     0.625

March 31, 2019

     0.625

June 30, 2019  

     1.250

 

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Column A

   Column B  

Date of Payment

   Percentage of Original Principal
Amount of Term Loan to be Paid
 

September 30, 2019

     1.250

December 31, 2019

     1.250

March 31, 2020

     1.250

June 30, 2020

     1.250

September 30, 2020

     1.250

December 31, 2020

     1.250

March 31, 2021

     1.250

June 30, 2021

     1.250

September 30, 2021

     1.250

December 31, 2021

     1.250

March 31, 2022

     1.250
Maturity Date     

The remaining principal balance

of the Term Loan

 

 


Notwithstanding the foregoing, the outstanding principal amount of the Term Loan, together with all accrued and unpaid
interest thereon and all other Obligations accrued and unpaid, shall be due and payable on the Maturity Date. Notwithstanding the foregoing, the Loans shall be subject to earlier repayment upon (x) acceleration upon the occurrence of an Event
of Default under this Agreement or (y) termination of this Agreement.

2.1.3 Optional Prepayments. Borrower may from time to
time, subject to the Fee Letter, by 11:00 a.m. (Chicago time) with at least one (1) Business Day’s written notice to Agent specifying the date and amount of such prepayment, prepay the Term Loan in whole or in part; provided, that any such
partial prepayment shall be in an amount equal to $500,000 or a higher integral multiple of $100,000; provided, further that any notice of optional prepayment pursuant to this clause (c) that is based on the consummation of a Change of Control
or a payment in full of the Obligations in connection with another transaction may be conditioned on the closing of such other transaction. All such prepayments shall be applied in accordance with Section 2.3.5 hereof.


2.1.4 Optional Delayed Draw Term Loan Commitment Reductions. Borrower may from time to time by 11:00 a.m. (Chicago time) with at least
one (1) Business Day’s written notice to Agent specifying the date and amount of such reduction, reduce the Delayed Draw Term Loan Amount in whole or in part upon ten (10) days prior written notice to the Agent; provided, that any
such partial reduction shall be in an amount equal to $5,000,000 or a higher integral multiple of $1,000,000. Upon each reduction of the Delayed Draw Term Loan Amount in accordance with this Section 2.1.4, the Delayed Draw Term Loan Commitment
for each Lender shall automatically and concurrently be reduced by the same amount of such Delayed Draw Term Loan Amount reduction on a pro rata basis in accordance with each such Lender’s Delayed Draw Term Loan Commitment Percentage.

 

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2.2 General Provisions Regarding Payment; Register.


2.2.1 All payments to be made by Borrower under any Loan Document, including payments of principal and interest and all fees, expenses,
indemnities and reimbursements, shall be made without set off or counterclaim, in lawful money of the United States of America and in immediately available funds. If any payment hereunder becomes due and payable on a day other than a Business Day,
such payment shall be extended to the next succeeding Business Day and, with respect to payments of principal, interest thereon shall be payable at the then applicable rate during such extension. Borrower shall make all payments in immediately
available funds to the Payment Account before 1:00 p.m. (Chicago time) on the date when due; provided that all payments received by Agent after 1:00 p.m. (Chicago time) on any Business Day may (in Agent’s discretion) be credited as if received
on the next succeeding Business Day. Any optional or mandatory prepayment of the Term Loan shall be accompanied by timely delivery to Agent of an appropriately completed Payment Notification, as provided in Section 2.3.5 hereof. In the
absence of receipt by Agent of an appropriately completed Payment Notification on or prior to such prepayment, Borrower and each Lender hereby fully authorizes and directs Agent, notwithstanding any contrary application provisions contained herein,
to apply payments and/or prepayments received from Borrower against the outstanding Term Loan in accordance with the provisions of Section 2.3.5 hereof; provided, that if Agent at any time determines that payments received by
Agent were in respect of a mandatory prepayment event, Agent shall apply such payments in accordance with the provisions of Section 2.3.5 hereof, and shall be fully authorized by Borrower and each Lender to make any corresponding
Register reversals in respect thereof. Notwithstanding anything to the contrary contained herein, any Payment Notification may state that such Payment Notification is conditioned upon the effectiveness of a payment in full of the Obligations or the
consummation of a Change in Control in connection with another transaction and may be conditioned on the closing of such other transaction.


2.2.2 Agent, acting as a non-fiduciary agent of the Obligors, shall maintain at its address a copy of each Assignment and Acceptance delivered
to it and a register (the “Register”) for the recordation of the names and addresses of each Lender and the outstanding principal, accrued and unpaid interest and other fees due hereunder. The entries in the Register shall be
conclusive, in the absence of manifest error, and each Obligor, Agent and Lenders may treat each Person whose name is recorded in the Register as the owner of the Loans recorded therein for the purposes of this Agreement. The Register shall be
available for inspection by Borrower or any Lender at any reasonable time and from time to time upon reasonable prior notice.

2.3
Mandatory Prepayments; Voluntary Commitment Reductions and Prepayments.

2.3.1 Subject to Sections 10.2.6 and
10.2.9 hereof, the provisions of the Intercreditor Agreement and the Fee Letter, upon the receipt by any Obligor of Net Proceeds of any Asset Disposition consisting of Term Priority Collateral (excluding Net Proceeds from Asset Dispositions
which qualify as Permitted Asset Dispositions under clauses (a), (b), (c), (d), (e), (f), (g), (j), (k), (l), (m), (n), (o) or (s) of the definition of Permitted Asset Dispositions), Borrower shall prepay the Loans in an amount equal to
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Disposition promptly, but in no event more than three (3) Business Days following the receipt thereof, and until the date of payment, such proceeds shall be held in trust for Agent.
Notwithstanding the foregoing, (A) so long as no Default or Event of Default has occurred and is continuing, on the date any Obligor or any of its Subsidiaries receives Net Proceeds of any such Asset Disposition, such Net Proceeds may, at the
option of Borrower, be applied to invest in property or assets used or useful in the business of any Obligor, provided that (x) Agent has a Lien on such property or assets, (y) Borrower delivers to Agent within ten
(10) days after the date of receipt of such Net Proceeds a certificate stating that such Net Proceeds shall be used to acquire property or assets used or useful in the business of any Obligor within one hundred eighty (180) days after the
date of receipt of such Net Proceeds (which certificate shall set forth an estimate of the Net Proceeds to be so expended), and (B) pending any such reinvestment or payment of expenses described in clause (A) above, such Net Proceeds shall
be deposited in an account pledged solely to Agent. Such prepayments shall be applied to the Loans in accordance with Section 2.3.5 hereof. The foregoing shall not be deemed to be implied consent to any Asset Disposition otherwise
prohibited by the terms and conditions hereof.

2.3.2 Subject to the provisions of the Intercreditor Agreement and the Fee Letter, upon the
receipt by any Obligor of any Extraordinary Receipts which constitute Term Priority Collateral in an aggregate amount equal to or in excess of $500,000 in any Fiscal Year, Borrower shall prepay the Loans in an amount equal to the amount of such
Extraordinary Receipts promptly, but in no event more than one (1) Business Day following the receipt thereof, and until the date of payment, such proceeds shall be held in trust for Agent. Such prepayments shall be applied to the Loans in the
manner described in Section 2.3.5 hereof. Notwithstanding the foregoing, (A) so long as no Default or Event of Default has occurred and is continuing, on the date any Obligor or any of its Subsidiaries receives Extraordinary
Receipts which constitute Term Priority Collateral consisting of insurance proceeds from one or more policies covering, or proceeds from any judgment, settlement, condemnation or other cause of action in respect of, the loss, damage, taking or theft
of any property or assets, such Extraordinary Receipts may, at the option of Borrower, be applied to repair, refurbish or replace such property or assets or acquire replacement property or assets for the property or assets so lost, damaged or stolen
or other property or assets used or useful in the business of any Obligor for the property or assets so disposed, provided that (x) Agent has a Lien on such replacement (or repaired or restored) property or assets,
(y) Borrower delivers to Agent within ten (10) days after the date of receipt of such Extraordinary Receipts a certificate stating that such Extraordinary Receipts shall be used to repair or refurbish such property or assets or to acquire
such replacement property or assets for the property or assets so lost, damaged or stolen or such other property or assets used or useful in the business of any Obligor within one hundred eighty (180) days after the date of receipt of such
Extraordinary Receipts (which certificate shall set forth an estimate of the Extraordinary Receipts to be so expended), and (B) pending any such reinvestment or payment of expenses described in clause (A) above, such Extraordinary Receipts
shall be deposited in an account pledged solely to Agent.

2.3.3 Subject to Section 10.2.1 hereof, the provisions of the
Intercreditor Agreement and the Fee Letter, upon the receipt by any Obligor of the Net Proceeds from the issuance or sale of any Indebtedness or any Equity Interests (other than (i) Permitted Indebtedness, (ii) Net Proceeds from the
issuance of Equity Interests (other than Disqualified Stock) to directors or employees of any Obligor, (iii) Net Proceeds of the issuance of Equity

 

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Interests to any Obligor, <and >(iv) Net Proceeds from the issuance of Equity Interests in order to finance Capital Expenditures and Permitted Acquisitions which are
actually consummated within 180 days of the receipt of such Net Proceeds, and (v) Junior Capital Proceeds received after the Third Amendment Effective Date that has either (x) been
deposited into escrow with a third party escrow agent subject to an escrow agreement
in form and substance reasonably satisfactory to Agent and/or been set aside in a separate and
segregated Deposit Account that is subject to a Deposit Account Control Agreement in favor of Agent and over which Agent has, subject to the Intercreditor Agreement, exclusive control, in either case, which proceeds shall only be released to repay
the Specified Unsecured Prepetition Debt on the final maturity date thereof, or (y) been applied as a prepayment of the Specified Unsecured Prepetition Debt prior to the final maturity date thereof so long as, and only to the extent that, both
immediately before and immediately after giving effect thereto the Payment Conditions are satisfied
), Borrower shall prepay the Loans in an amount equal to 100% of such Net Proceeds promptly, but in no event more than one (1) Business Day
following the receipt thereof, and until the date of payment, such proceeds shall be held in trust for Agent. Such prepayments shall be applied to the Loans in accordance with Section 2.3.5 hereof. The foregoing shall not be deemed to be
implied consent to any issuance or sale of any Indebtedness or any Equity Interests otherwise prohibited by the terms and conditions hereof.


2.3.4 Subject to the provisions of the Intercreditor Agreement and the Fee Letter, on or before the fifth (5th) Business Day following the
date on which audited financial statements are required to be delivered pursuant to clause (a) of Section 10.1.2 hereof (the “Excess Cash Flow Due Date”), beginning with respect to the Fiscal Year ending
December 30, 2017 and for each Fiscal year thereafter, Borrower shall prepay the Loans in an amount equal to an amount equal to 50% of Excess Cash Flow for such Fiscal Year minus voluntary prepayments of the Term Loans to the extent made during
the applicable Fiscal Year of measurement (such amount not to be less than zero); provided, that in the case of the Fiscal Year ended December 30, 2017, Borrower shall only be obligated to prepay the Loans in an amount equal to 50% of
the Excess Cash Flow as calculated for the full 2017 Fiscal Year and prorated for the period commencing with the Closing Date and ending on December 30, 2017; provided further that, in the event Borrower is unable to make any mandatory
prepayment described in this Section 2.3.4 on any Excess Cash Flow Due Date due the failure to satisfy the conditions in Section 10.2.8(b) of the Revolving Loan Agreement (as in effect on the date hereof) on such date, then Borrower shall
not be obligated to make such prepayment until, and shall make such prepayment on, the first date thereafter on which, before and after giving pro forma effect to such prepayment, Specified Availability (as defined in the Revolving Loan Agreement on
the date hereof) is greater than or equal to 15% of the Revolving Loan Commitments at such time. Such prepayments shall be applied to the Loans in accordance with Section 2.3.5 hereof.


2.3.5 Any prepayment of a LIBOR Rate Loan on a day other than the last day of an Interest Period therefor shall include interest on the
principal amount being repaid and shall be subject to Section 3.2.4 hereof. All prepayments of the Loans shall be applied first to that portion of the Loans comprised of Prime Rate Loans and then to that portion of the Loans comprised of
LIBOR Rate Loans, in direct order of Interest Period maturities. Subject to the provisions of the Intercreditor Agreement and the Fee Letter, all prepayments under Section 2.1.3 hereof and this Section 2.3 shall be applied to
the remaining installments of principal of the Term Loan in the inverse order of maturity (for the avoidance of doubt, any amount that is due and payable on the Maturity Date shall constitute an installment).

 

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2.3.6 Borrowing Agent shall deliver to Agent an appropriately completed Payment Notification
by 10:00 a.m. (Chicago time) at least one Business Day prior to the date of payment of each mandatory prepayment pursuant to this Section 2.3 and each optional prepayment pursuant to Section 2.1(c) and Agent shall promptly
notify each Lender of such notice.

2.4 Allocation of Payments After Event of Default. Notwithstanding any other provisions
of this Agreement to the contrary, after the occurrence and during the continuance of an Event of Default, all amounts collected or received by Agent on account of the Obligations, or in respect of the Collateral may, at Agent’s discretion, and
shall, at the direction of the Required Lenders, be paid over or delivered as follows:

FIRST, to the payment of all reasonable and
documented out-of-pocket costs and expenses (including reasonable attorneys’ fees) of Agent in connection with enforcing its rights and the rights of Lenders under this Agreement and the Loan Documents, and any Protective Advances funded by
Agent with respect to the Collateral under or pursuant to the terms of this Agreement;

SECOND, to payment of any fees owed to Agent;


THIRD, to the payment of all reasonable and documented out-of-pocket costs and expenses (including reasonable attorneys’ fees) of each of
the Lenders to the extent owing to such Lender pursuant to the terms of this Agreement;

FOURTH, to the payment of all Obligations arising
under this Agreement and the Loan Documents consisting of accrued fees and interest;

FIFTH, to the payment of the outstanding principal
amount of the Obligations;

SIXTH, to all other Obligations arising under this Agreement, under the Loan Documents or otherwise which
shall have become due and payable and not repaid pursuant to clauses “FIRST” through “FIFTH” above; and

SEVENTH, to
the payment of the surplus, if any, to whoever may be lawfully entitled to receive such surplus.

In carrying out the foregoing,
(i) amounts received shall be applied in the numerical order provided until exhausted prior to application to the next succeeding category; and (ii) each of the Lenders shall receive an amount equal to its pro rata share (based on the
proportion that then outstanding Loans held by such Lender bears to the aggregate then outstanding Loans) of amounts available to be applied pursuant to clauses “FOURTH”, “FIFTH”, “SIXTH” and “SEVENTH” above.

 

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2.5 Use of Proceeds.


2.5.1 Borrower shall apply the proceeds of (i) the Term A Loan to (x) repay in full the Indebtedness owing to Existing Agent and
Existing Lenders under the Existing Loan Documents, (y) pay fees and expenses relating to the Transactions, and (z) provide for its working capital needs and other general corporate purposes, and (ii) the Delayed Draw Term Loans to
finance (x) Permitted Acquisitions, (y) Upstream Payments, and (z) prepayments of Indebtedness, in each case, solely to the extent permitted pursuant to the terms and conditions hereof.


2.5.2 Without limiting the generality of Section 2.4.1 above, neither the Obligors nor any other Person which may in the future
become party to this Agreement or the Loan Documents as an Obligor, intends to use nor shall they use any portion of the proceeds of the Term Loan, directly or indirectly, for any purpose in violation in any material respect of Applicable Law.


SECTION 3. INTEREST AND FEES.

3.1
Interest.

3.1.1 From and following the Closing Date, depending upon Borrower’s election from time to time, subject to
the terms hereof, to have portions of the Loans accrue interest determined by reference to the Prime Rate or the LIBOR Rate, the Loans and the other Obligations shall bear interest at the applicable rates set forth below:


(a) If a Prime Rate Loan, or any other Obligation other than a LIBOR Rate Loan, then at the sum of the Prime Rate plus the Applicable Margin
for Prime Rate Loans.

(b) If a LIBOR Rate Loan, then at the sum of the LIBOR Rate plus the Applicable Margin for LIBOR Rate Loans.


3.1.2 All interest and fees under this Agreement and each Loan Document shall be calculated on the basis of a 360-day year for the actual
number of days elapsed. The date of funding of a Prime Rate Loan and the first day of an Interest Period with respect to a LIBOR Rate Loan shall be included in the calculation of interest. The date of payment of a Prime Rate Loan and the last day of
an Interest Period with respect to a LIBOR Rate Loan shall be excluded from the calculation of interest. If a Loan is repaid on the same day that it is made, one (1) days’ interest shall be charged. Interest on all Prime Rate Loans is
payable (in cash or PIK Interest, as applicable) in arrears on the last Business Day of each calendar quarter and on the maturity of such Loans, whether by acceleration or otherwise.
Interest on LIBOR Rate Loans shall be payable (in cash or PIK Interest, as applicable) on the last day of the applicable Interest Period, unless the Interest Period is greater than three
(3) months, in which case interest will be payable on the last day of each three (3) month interval. In addition, interest on LIBOR Rate Loans is due on the maturity of such Loans, whether by acceleration or
otherwise. For the avoidance of doubt, any PIK Interest shall be compounded on each interest payment date and added to the outstanding principal amount of the Term Loan and, once paid, shall be
treated as principal amount of the Term Loan for all purposes of this Agreement. Following any such
increase in the principal amount of the Term Loan, interest will accrue on such increased
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3.1.3 At the election of Agent or Required Lenders, after the occurrence of an Event of
Default and for so long as it continues, the Loans and other Obligations shall bear interest at the Default Rate. Furthermore, at the election of Agent or Required Lenders during any period in which any Event of Default is continuing (x) as the
Interest Periods for LIBOR Rate Loans then in effect expire, such Loans shall be converted into Prime Rate Loans and (y) the LIBOR election will not be available to Borrower


3.2 LIBOR Provisions.


3.2.1 Subject to the provisions of Section 3.1.3 hereof, Borrower may request that the Term Loan be made as LIBOR Rate Loans, that
outstanding portions of the Term Loan be converted to LIBOR Rate Loans and that all or any portion of a LIBOR Rate Loan be continued as a LIBOR Rate Loan upon expiration of the applicable Interest Period. Any such request will be made by submitting
a Notice of Borrowing to Agent. Upon the expiration of an Interest Period, in the absence of a new Notice of Borrowing submitted to Agent not less than by 11:00 a.m. (Chicago time) three (3) Business Days prior to the end of such Interest
Period, the LIBOR Rate Loan then maturing shall be automatically converted to a LIBOR Rate Loan with a one month Interest Period. There may be no more than six (6) LIBOR Rate Loans outstanding at any one time. The Loans which are not requested
as LIBOR Rate Loans in accordance with this Section 3.2.1 shall be Prime Rate Loans. Agent will promptly notify Lenders, by written notice, of each Notice of Borrowing received by Agent prior to the first day of the Interest Period of
the LIBOR Rate Loan requested thereby.

3.2.2 In the event, prior to commencement of any Interest Period relating to a LIBOR Rate Loan,
Agent shall determine in good faith or be notified in good faith and in writing by Required Lenders that adequate and reasonable methods do not exist for ascertaining LIBOR, Agent shall promptly provide notice of such determination to Borrower and
Lenders (which shall be conclusive and binding on Borrower and Lenders). In such event (a) any request for a LIBOR Rate Loan or for a conversion to or continuation of a LIBOR Rate Loan shall be automatically withdrawn and shall be deemed a
request for a Prime Rate Loan, (b) each LIBOR Rate Loan will automatically, on the last day of the then current Interest Period relating thereto, become a Prime Rate Loan, and (c) the obligations of Lenders to make LIBOR Rate Loans shall
be suspended until Agent or Required Lenders determine that the circumstances giving rise to such suspension no longer exist, in which event Agent shall so notify Borrower and Lenders.


3.2.3 Notwithstanding any other provisions hereof, if any law, rule, regulation, treaty or directive or interpretation or application thereof
shall make it unlawful for any Lender to make, fund or maintain LIBOR Rate Loans, such Lender shall promptly give notice of such circumstances to Agent, Borrower and the other Lenders. In such an event, (a) the commitment of such Lender to make
LIBOR Rate Loans or convert Prime Rate Loans to LIBOR Rate Loans shall be immediately suspended and (b) such Lender’s outstanding LIBOR Rate Loans shall be converted automatically to Prime Rate Loans on the last day of the Interest Period
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3.2.4 Upon (i) any failure of Borrower in making any borrowing of, conversion into or
continuation of any LIBOR Rate Loan following Borrower’s delivery to Agent of any applicable Notice of Borrowing (in each case other than any such failure that arises as a result of a Lender failing to fund such LIBOR Rate Loan or as a result
of a notice delivered pursuant to Section 3.7 hereof) or (ii) any payment of a LIBOR Rate Loan on any day that is not the last day of the Interest Period applicable thereto (regardless of the source of such prepayment and whether
voluntary, by acceleration or otherwise), Borrower shall pay Agent, for the benefit of all Lenders that funded or were prepared and required to fund any such LIBOR Rate Loan, an amount equal to the amount of any losses, expenses and liabilities
(including, without limitation, any loss (including interest paid) in connection with the re-employment of such funds but excluding any loss of interest rate margin that would have been earned on the repaid amounts) that any Lender may sustain as a
result of such default or such payment. For purposes of calculating amounts payable to a Lender under this paragraph, each Lender shall be deemed to have actually funded its relevant LIBOR Rate Loan through the purchase of a deposit bearing interest
at LIBOR in an amount equal to the amount of that LIBOR Rate Loan and having a maturity and repricing characteristics comparable to the relevant Interest Period; provided, however, that each Lender may fund each of its LIBOR Rate Loans
in any manner it sees fit, and the foregoing assumption shall be utilized only for the calculation of amounts payable under this subsection.


3.3 Non-Use Fee. Borrower shall pay to Agent, for the account of each Lender (other than a Defaulting Lender) with a Delayed Draw
Term Loan Commitment, a non-use fee, for the period from the Closing Date to the Delayed Draw Term Loan Commitment Termination Date, in an amount equal to a rate per annum of 1.00% of such Lender’s Delayed Draw Term Loan Commitment Percentage
of the remaining Delayed Draw Term Loan Commitment of all Lenders as of such date. Such non-use fee shall be payable in arrears on the last Business Day of each calendar quarter and on the Maturity Date for any period then ending for which such
non-use fee shall not have previously been paid. The non-use fee shall be computed for the actual number of days elapsed on the basis of a year of three hundred sixty (360) days.


3.4 Fee Letter. Borrower shall pay the amounts required to be paid in the Fee Letter in the manner and at the times required by
the Fee Letter.

3.5 Maximum Charges. In no event whatsoever shall interest and other charges charged hereunder exceed the
highest rate permissible under Applicable Law. In the event interest and other charges as computed hereunder would otherwise exceed the highest rate permitted under Applicable Law: (i) the interest rates hereunder will be reduced to the maximum
rate permitted under Applicable Law; (ii) such excess amount shall be first applied to any unpaid principal balance owed by Borrower; and (iii) if then remaining excess amount is greater than the previously unpaid principal balance,
Lenders shall promptly refund such excess amount to Borrower and the provisions hereof shall be deemed amended to provide for such permissible rate.


3.6 Increased Costs. In the event that any Change in Law or compliance by any Lender (for purposes of this
Section 3.6, the term “Lender” shall include Agent, any Lender and any corporation or bank controlling Agent or any Lender and the office or branch where Agent or any Lender makes or maintains any LIBOR Rate Loans) with any
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(a) Subject Agent or any Lender to any tax of any kind whatsoever with respect to this
Agreement or any LIBOR Rate Loan, or change the basis of taxation of payments to Agent or such Lender in respect thereof (except for Indemnified Taxes or Other Taxes and the imposition of, or any change in the rate of, any Excluded Taxes payable by
Agent or such Lender);

(b) Impose, modify or deem applicable any reserve, special deposit, assessment, compulsory loan, insurance charge
or similar requirement against assets held by, or deposits in or for the account of, advances or loans by, or other credit extended by, any office of Agent or any Lender, including pursuant to Regulation D of the Board of Governors of the Federal
Reserve System; or

(c) Impose on Agent or any Lender or the London interbank LIBOR market any other condition, loss or expense (other than
Taxes) affecting this Agreement or any Loan Document or any Loans made by any Lender;

and the result of any of the foregoing is to increase the cost to
Agent or any Lender of making, converting to, continuing, renewing or maintaining its Loans hereunder by an amount that Agent or such Lender deems to be material or to reduce the amount of any payment (whether of principal, interest or otherwise) in
respect of any of the Loans by an amount that Agent or such Lender deems to be material, then, in any case Borrower shall promptly pay Agent or such Lender, upon its demand, such additional amount as will compensate Agent or such Lender for such
additional cost or such reduction, as the case may be, provided that the foregoing shall not apply to increased costs which are reflected in the LIBOR Rate, as the case may be. Agent or such Lender shall certify the amount of such additional cost or
reduced amount to Borrower, and such certification shall be conclusive absent manifest error. Failure or delay on the part of Agent or any Lender to demand compensation pursuant to this Section shall not constitute a waiver of the right of Agent or
any Lender to demand such compensation; provided that Borrower shall not be required to compensate Agent or any Lender pursuant to this Section for any reductions in return incurred more than one hundred twenty (120) days prior to the
date that Agent or such Lender notifies Borrower of such law, rule, regulation or guideline giving rise to such reductions and of the intention of Agent or such Lender to claim compensation therefor; provided further that if such claim arises
by reason of the adoption of or change in any law, rule, regulation or guideline that is retroactive, then the one hundred twenty (120)-day period referred to above shall be extended to include the period of retroactive effect thereof.


3.7 Basis for Determining Interest Rate Inadequate or Unfair. In the event that:


(a) Agent shall have determined that reasonable means do not exist for ascertaining the LIBOR Rate applicable pursuant to
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(b) Agent shall have determined that Dollar deposits in the relevant amount and for the
relevant maturity are not available in the London interbank LIBOR market, with respect to an outstanding LIBOR Rate Loan, a proposed LIBOR Rate Loan, or a proposed conversion of a Prime Rate Loan into a LIBOR Rate Loan; or


(c) Agent shall have determined that (or any Lender shall have notified Agent that) the making, maintenance or funding of any LIBOR Rate Loan
has been made impracticable or unlawful by compliance by Agent or such Lender in good faith with any Applicable Law or any interpretation or application thereof by any Governmental Authority or with any request or directive of any such Governmental
Authority (whether or not having the force of law); or

(d) The Required Lenders shall have notified Agent that the LIBOR Rate will not
adequately and fairly reflect the cost to the Lenders of the establishment or maintenance of any LIBOR Rate Loan,

then Agent shall give Borrower prompt
written notice of such notice or determination. If such notice is given, (i) any such requested LIBOR Rate Loan shall be made as a Prime Rate Loan, unless Borrower shall notify Agent in writing (including by electronic transmission) no later
than 10:00 a.m. (Chicago time) two (2) Business Days prior to the date of such proposed borrowing, that its request for such borrowing shall be cancelled or made as an unaffected type of LIBOR Rate Loan, (ii) any Prime Rate Loan or LIBOR
Rate Loan which was to have been converted to an affected type of LIBOR Rate Loan shall be continued as or converted into a Prime Rate Loan, or, if Borrower shall notify Agent, no later than 10:00 a.m. (Chicago time) two (2) Business Days prior
to the proposed conversion, shall be maintained as an unaffected type of LIBOR Rate Loan, and (iii) any outstanding affected LIBOR Rate Loans shall be converted into a Prime Rate Loan, or, if Borrower shall notify Agent, no later than 10:00
a.m. (Chicago time) two (2) Business Days prior to the last Business Day of then current Interest Period applicable to such affected LIBOR Rate Loan, shall be converted into an unaffected type of LIBOR Rate Loan, on the last Business Day of
then current Interest Period for such affected LIBOR Rate Loans (or sooner, if any Lender cannot continue to lawfully maintain such affected LIBOR Rate Loan). Until such notice has been withdrawn, Lenders shall have no obligation to make an affected
type of LIBOR Rate Loan or maintain outstanding affected LIBOR Rate Loans and Borrower shall not have the right to convert a Prime Rate Loan or an unaffected type of LIBOR Rate Loan into an affected type of LIBOR Rate Loan.


3.8 Capital Adequacy.


3.8.1 In the event that Agent or any Lender shall have determined that any Change in Law, any change in any guideline regarding capital
adequacy or any change in the interpretation or administration thereof by any Governmental Authority, central bank or comparable agency charged with the interpretation or administration thereof, or compliance by Agent or any Lender (for purposes of
this Section 3.8, the term “Lender” shall include Agent or any Lender and any corporation or bank controlling Agent or any Lender and the office or branch where Agent or any Lender (as so defined) makes or maintains any LIBOR
Rate Loans) with any request or directive regarding capital adequacy (whether or not having the force of law) of any such authority, central bank or comparable agency, has or would have the effect of reducing the rate of return on Agent’s or
any Lender’s capital as a consequence of its obligations hereunder to a level below that which Agent or such Lender could have achieved but for such adoption, change or compliance (taking into consideration Agent’s and such Lender’s
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with respect to capital adequacy) by an amount deemed by Agent or any Lender to be material, then, from time to time, Borrower shall pay upon demand to Agent or such Lender such additional amount
or amounts as will compensate Agent or such Lender for such reduction. In determining such amount or amounts, Agent or such Lender may use any reasonable averaging or attribution methods. The protection of this Section 3.8 shall be available to
Agent and each Lender regardless of any possible contention of invalidity or inapplicability with respect to the Applicable Law, rule, regulation, guideline or condition.


3.8.2 A certificate of Agent or such Lender setting forth such amount or amounts as shall be necessary to compensate Agent or such Lender with
respect to Section 3.8.1 hereof when delivered to Borrower shall be conclusive absent manifest error. Failure or delay on the part of Agent or any Lender to demand compensation pursuant to this Section shall not constitute a waiver of
the right of Agent or any Lender to demand such compensation; provided that Borrower shall not be required to compensate Agent or any Lender pursuant to this Section for any reductions in return incurred more than three hundred sixty
(360) days prior to the date that Agent or such Lender notifies Borrower of such law, rule, regulation or guideline giving rise to such reductions and of the intention of Agent or such Lender to claim compensation therefor; provided
further that if such claim arises by reason of the adoption of or change in any law, rule, regulation or guideline that is retroactive, then the 360-day period referred to above shall be extended to include the period of retroactive effect
thereof.

3.9 Replacement of Lenders. If any Lender (an “Affected Lender”) (a) makes demand upon
Borrower for (or if Borrower is otherwise required to pay) amounts pursuant to Section 3.6, Section 3.8 or Section 5 hereof, (b) is unable to make or maintain LIBOR Rate Loans as a result of a condition
described in Section 3.2.2 hereof, (c) is a Defaulting Lender, (d) denies any consent requested by Agent pursuant to Section 14.1 hereof, or (e) gives a notice described in Section 3.7(c) hereof,
Borrower may, by notice in writing to Agent and such Affected Lender (i) request the Affected Lender to cooperate with Borrower in obtaining a replacement Lender satisfactory to Agent and Borrower (the “Replacement Lender”);
(ii) request the non-Affected Lenders to acquire and assume all of the Affected Lender’s Loans and its Delayed Draw Term Loan Commitment as provided herein, but none of such Lenders shall be under any obligation to do so; or
(iii) propose a Replacement Lender subject to approval by Agent in its good faith business judgment. If any satisfactory Replacement Lender shall be obtained, and/or if any one or more of the non-Affected Lenders shall agree to acquire and
assume all of the Affected Lender’s Loans and its Delayed Draw Term Loan Commitment, then such Affected Lender shall assign, in accordance with Section 13.3 hereof, all of its Loans and its Delayed Draw Term Loan Commitment and
other rights and obligations under this Agreement and the Loan Documents to such Replacement Lender or non-Affected Lenders, as the case may be, in exchange for payment of the principal amount so assigned and all interest and fees accrued on the
amount so assigned, plus all other Obligations then due and payable to the Affected Lender.

3.10 Designation of a Different
Lending Office
. If any Lender requests compensation under Sections 3.6 or 3.8 hereof, or requires Borrower to pay any Indemnified Taxes, Other Taxes or additional amounts to any Lender or any Governmental Authority for the
account of any Lender pursuant to Section 5 hereof, then such Lender shall (at the request of Borrower) use reasonable efforts to designate a different lending office for funding or booking its

 

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Loans hereunder or to assign its rights and obligations hereunder to another of its offices, branches or affiliates, if, in the judgment of such Lender, such designation or assignment
(a) would eliminate or reduce amounts payable pursuant to Sections 3.6, Section 3.8, or Section 5 hereof, as the case may be, in the future, and (b) would not subject such Lender to any unreimbursed cost or
expense and would not otherwise be disadvantageous to such Lender. Borrower hereby agrees to pay all reasonable and documented costs and expenses incurred by any Lender in connection with any such designation or assignment.


3.11 Reimbursement Obligations. Borrower shall pay all Extraordinary Expenses promptly upon request. Borrower shall also
reimburse Agent for all costs of field exams and quality of earnings reports that Agent is entitled to conduct or perform pursuant to Section 10.1.1 (including internally allocated costs thereof) and shall reimburse Agent for all
reasonable and documented, out-of-pocket costs and expenses (including all legal, accounting, third party service provider, consulting and other fees and expenses) incurred by it in connection with (a) negotiation and preparation of the
Proposal Letter and any Loan Documents, including any amendment or other modification thereof; (b) administration of and actions relating to any Collateral, Loan Documents and transactions contemplated thereby, including any actions taken to
perfect or maintain priority of Agent’s Liens on any Collateral, to maintain any insurance required hereunder or to verify Collateral; <and >(c) the engagement of
the services of an independent financial advisor in accordance with clause (c) of Section 10.1.1; and (d
) subject to the limits of Section 10.1.1, any examination, quality of earnings report, each inspection, audit or
appraisal with respect to any Obligor or Collateral, whether prepared by Agent’s personnel or a third party; provided that Borrower’s obligation to reimburse legal fees pursuant to this sentence shall be limited to fees, charges and
disbursements of one counsel for Agent and Lenders (which shall be selected by Agent) and to the extent necessary, one special or local counsel in each appropriate jurisdiction (absent a conflict of interest, in which case the Lenders may engage and
be reimbursed for additional counsel). All legal, accounting and consulting fees shall be charged to Borrower by Agent’s professionals at their full hourly rates, regardless of any alternative fee arrangements that Agent, any Lender or any of
their Affiliates may have with such professionals that otherwise might apply to this or any other transaction. Borrower acknowledges that counsel may provide Agent with a benefit (such as a discount, credit or accommodation for other matters) based
on counsel’s overall relationship with Agent, including fees paid hereunder. All amounts payable by Borrower under this Section 3.11 shall be due on demand.


SECTION 4. [INTENTIONALLY OMITTED].


SECTION 5. TAXES.

5.1 Payments Free
of Taxes; Obligation to Withhold; Tax Payment
.

(a) All payments of Obligations by Obligors shall be made without deduction or
withholding for any Taxes, except as required by Applicable Law. If Applicable Law (as determined by Agent in its discretion) requires the deduction or withholding of any Tax from any such payment by Agent or an Obligor, then Agent or such Obligor
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(b) If Agent or any Obligor is required by the Code to withhold or deduct Taxes, including
backup withholding and withholding taxes, from any payment, then (i) Agent shall pay the full amount that it determines is to be withheld or deducted to the relevant Governmental Authority pursuant to the Code, and (ii) to the extent the
withholding or deduction is made on account of Indemnified Taxes, the sum payable by the applicable Obligor shall be increased as necessary so that the Recipient receives an amount equal to the sum it would have received had no such withholding or
deduction been made.

(c) If Agent or any Obligor is required by any Applicable Law other than the Code to withhold or deduct Taxes from
any payment, then (i) Agent or such Obligor, to the extent required by Applicable Law, shall timely pay the full amount to be withheld or deducted to the relevant Governmental Authority, and (ii) to the extent the withholding or deduction
is made on account of Indemnified Taxes, the sum payable by the applicable Obligor shall be increased as necessary so that the Recipient receives an amount equal to the sum it would have received had no such withholding or deduction been made.


5.1.2 Payment of Other Taxes. Without limiting the foregoing, Borrower shall timely pay to the relevant Governmental Authority in
accordance with Applicable Law, or at Agent’s option, timely reimburse Agent for payment of, any Other Taxes.

5.1.3 Tax
Indemnification
.

(a) Borrower shall indemnify and hold harmless, on a joint and several basis, each Recipient against any Indemnified
Taxes (including those imposed or asserted on or attributable to amounts payable under this Section 5.1.3) payable or paid by such Recipient or required to be withheld or deducted from a payment to such Recipient, and any penalties,
interest and reasonable out-of-pocket expenses arising therefrom or with respect thereto, whether or not such Indemnified Taxes were correctly or legally imposed or asserted by the relevant Governmental Authority. Borrower shall indemnify and hold
harmless Agent against any amount that a Lender fails for any reason to pay indefeasibly to Agent as required pursuant to this Section 5.1.3. Borrower shall make payment within ten (10) days after demand for any amount or liability
payable under this Section 5.1.3. A certificate as to the amount of such payment or liability delivered to Borrower by a Lender (with a copy to Agent), or by Agent on its own behalf or on behalf of any Recipient, shall be conclusive
absent manifest error.

(b) Each Lender Bank shall indemnify and hold harmless, on a several basis, (i) Agent against any Indemnified
Taxes attributable to such Lender (but only to the extent Borrower has not already paid or reimbursed Agent therefor and without limiting Borrower’s obligation to do so), (ii) Agent and Obligors, as applicable, against any Taxes
attributable to such Lender’s failure to maintain a Participant register as required hereunder, and (iii) Agent and Obligors, as applicable, against any Excluded Taxes attributable to such Lender that are payable or paid by Agent or an
Obligor in connection with any Obligations, and any reasonable expenses arising therefrom or with respect thereto, whether or not such Indemnified Taxes were correctly or legally imposed or asserted by the relevant Governmental Authority. Each
Lender shall make payment within ten (10) days after demand for any amount or liability payable under this Section 5.1.3. A certificate as to the amount of such payment or liability delivered to any Lender by Agent shall be
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5.1.4 Evidence of Payments. If Agent or an Obligor pays any Taxes pursuant to this
Section 5.1.4, then upon request, Agent shall deliver to Borrower or Borrower shall deliver to Agent, respectively, a copy of a receipt issued by the appropriate Governmental Authority evidencing the payment, a copy of any return
required by Applicable Law to report the payment, or other evidence of payment reasonably satisfactory to Agent or Borrower, as applicable.


5.1.5 Treatment of Certain Refunds. Unless required by Applicable Law, at no time shall Agent have any obligation to file for or
otherwise pursue on behalf of a Lender, nor have any obligation to pay to any Lender, any refund of Taxes withheld or deducted from funds paid for the account of a Lender. If a Recipient determines in its discretion that it has received a refund of
any Taxes as to which it has been indemnified by Borrower or with respect to which Borrower has paid additional amounts pursuant to this Section 5.1.5, it shall pay Borrower an amount equal to such refund (but only to the extent of
indemnity payments made, or additional amounts paid, by Borrower with respect to the Taxes giving rise to such refund), net of all reasonable out-of-pocket expenses (including Taxes imposed in connection with such refund) incurred by such Recipient,
and without interest (other than any interest paid by the relevant Governmental Authority with respect to such refund), provided that Borrower agrees, upon request by the Recipient, to repay the amount paid over to Borrower (plus any penalties,
interest or other charges imposed by the relevant Governmental Authority) to the Recipient if the Recipient is required to repay such refund to the Governmental Authority. Notwithstanding anything herein to the contrary, no Recipient shall be
required to pay any amount to Borrower to the extent such payment would place the Recipient in a less favorable net after-Tax position than it would have been in if the Tax subject to indemnification and giving rise to such refund had not been
deducted, withheld or otherwise imposed and the indemnification payments or additional amounts with respect to such Tax had never been paid. In no event shall Agent or any Recipient be required to make its tax returns (or any other information
relating to its taxes that it deems confidential) available to any Obligor or other Person.

5.1.6 Survival. Each party’s
obligations under Sections 5.1 and 5.2 shall survive the resignation or replacement of Agent or any assignment of rights by or replacement of a Lender, the termination of the Commitments, and the repayment, satisfaction, discharge or
Full Payment of any Obligations.

5.2 Lender and Agent Tax Information.


5.2.1 Status of Lenders. Any Lender that is entitled to an exemption from or reduction of withholding Tax with respect to payments of
Obligations shall deliver to Borrower and Agent properly completed and executed documentation reasonably requested by Borrower or Agent as will permit such payments to be made without or at a reduced rate of withholding. In addition, any Lender, if
reasonably requested by Borrower or Agent, shall deliver such other documentation prescribed by Applicable Law or reasonably requested by Borrower or Agent to enable them to determine whether such Lender is subject to backup withholding or
information reporting requirements and to satisfy any such information reporting requirements. Notwithstanding the foregoing, such documentation (other than documentation described in Sections 5.2.2(a), (b) and (d)) shall
not be required if a Lender reasonably believes delivery of the documentation would subject it to any material unreimbursed cost or expense or would materially prejudice its legal or commercial position.

 

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5.2.2 Lender Documentation. Without limiting the foregoing, if Borrower is a U.S.
Person,

(a) Any Lender that is a U.S. Person shall deliver to Borrower and Agent on or prior to the date on which such Lender becomes a
Lender hereunder, from time to time thereafter upon reasonable request of Borrower or Agent and pursuant to Section 5.2.4, executed originals of IRS Form W-9, certifying that such Lender is exempt from U.S. federal backup withholding
Tax;

(b) Any Foreign Lender shall, to the extent it is legally entitled to do so, deliver to Borrower and Agent (in such number of copies
as shall be requested by the recipient) on or prior to the date on which such Foreign Lender becomes a Lender hereunder, from time to time thereafter upon reasonable request of Borrower or Agent and pursuant to Section 5.2.4, whichever
of the following is applicable:

(i) in the case of a Foreign Lender claiming the benefits of an income tax treaty to which the United
States is a party, (x) with respect to payments of interest under any Loan Document, executed originals of IRS Form W-8BENE establishing an exemption from or reduction of U.S. federal withholding Tax
pursuant to the “interest” article of such tax treaty, and (y) with respect to other payments under the Loan Documents, IRS Form W-8BENE establishing an exemption from or reduction of U.S.
federal withholding Tax pursuant to the “business profits” or “other income” article of such tax treaty;

(ii)
executed originals of IRS Form W-8ECI;

(iii) in the case of a Foreign Lender claiming the
benefits of the exemption for portfolio interest under Sections 871(h) or 881(c) of the Code, (x) a certificate substantially in the form of Exhibit E-1 to the effect that such Foreign Lender is not a “bank” within the meaning
of Section 881(c)(3)(A) of the Code, a “10 percent shareholder” of Borrower within the meaning of Section 881(c)(3)(B) of the Code, or a “controlled foreign corporation” described in Section 881(c)(3)(C) of the
Code (“U.S. Tax Compliance Certificate”), and (y) executed originals of IRS Form W-8BENE; or


(iv) to the extent a Foreign Lender is not the beneficial owner, executed originals of IRS Form W-8IMY, accompanied by IRS Form W-8ECI, IRS
Form W-8BENE, a U.S. Tax Compliance Certificate substantially in the form of Exhibit E-2 or Exhibit E-3, IRS Form W-9, and/or other certification documents from each beneficial owner, as
applicable; provided that if the Foreign Lender is a partnership and one or more direct or indirect partners of such Foreign Lender are claiming the portfolio interest exemption, such Foreign Lender may provide a U.S. Tax Compliance
Certificate substantially in the form of Exhibit E-4 on behalf of each such direct and indirect partner;

 

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(c) any Foreign Lender shall, to the extent it is legally entitled to do so, deliver to
Borrower and Agent (in such number of copies as shall be requested by the recipient) on or prior to the date on which such Foreign Lender becomes a Lender hereunder, from time to time thereafter upon the reasonable request of Borrower or Agent and
pursuant to Section 5.2.4, executed originals of any other form prescribed by Applicable Law as a basis for claiming exemption from or a reduction in U.S. federal withholding Tax, duly completed, together with such supplementary
documentation as may be prescribed by Applicable Law to permit Borrower or Agent to determine the withholding or deduction required to be made; and


(d) if payment of an Obligation to a Recipient would be subject to U.S. federal withholding Tax imposed by FATCA if such Recipient were to fail
to comply with the applicable reporting requirements of FATCA (including those contained in Section 1471(b) or 1472(b) of the Code), such Recipient shall deliver to Borrower and Agent at the time(s) prescribed by Applicable Law and otherwise as
reasonably requested by Borrower or Agent or pursuant to Section 5.2.4, such documentation prescribed by Applicable Law (including Section 1471(b)(3)(C)(i) of the Code) and such additional documentation reasonably requested by
Borrower or Agent as may be necessary for them to comply with their obligations under FATCA and to determine that such Recipient has complied with its obligations under FATCA or to determine the amount to deduct and withhold from such payment.
Solely for purposes of this clause (d), “FATCA” shall include any amendments made to FATCA after the date hereof.

5.2.3 Agent
Documentation
. Agent that is entitled to an exemption from or reduction of withholding Tax with respect to payments of Obligations shall deliver to Borrower properly completed and executed documentation reasonably requested by Borrower as will
permit such payments to be made without or at a reduced rate of withholding. In addition, Agent, if reasonably requested by Borrower, shall deliver such other documentation prescribed by Applicable Law or reasonably requested by Borrower as will
enable Borrower to determine whether or not Agent is subject to backup withholding or information reporting requirements and to satisfy any such information reporting requirements. Without limiting the foregoing, if Borrower is a U.S. Person, Agent
that is a U.S. Person shall deliver to Borrower on or prior to the date on which Agent becomes Agent hereunder, from time to time thereafter upon reasonable request of Borrower and pursuant to Section 5.2.4, executed originals of IRS
Form W-9, certifying that Agent is exempt from U.S. federal backup withholding Tax.

5.2.4
Redelivery of Documentation. If any form or certification previously delivered by a Recipient pursuant to this Section 5.2 expires or becomes obsolete or inaccurate in any respect, such Recipient shall promptly update the form or
certification or notify Borrower and Agent in writing of its inability to do so.

5.3 Nature and Extent of Borrower’s
Liabilities
.

5.3.1 Waivers.


(a) Borrower expressly waives all rights that it may have now or in the future under any statute, at common law, in equity or otherwise, to
compel Agent or Lenders to marshal assets or to proceed against any Obligor, other Person or security for the payment or performance of any Obligations before, or as a condition to, proceeding against Borrower. Borrower waives all defenses available
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revoke any guaranty of Obligations as long as it is Borrower. It is agreed among Borrower, Agent and Lenders that the provisions of this Section 5.3 are of the essence of the
transaction contemplated by the Loan Documents and that, but for such provisions, Agent and Lenders would decline to make Loans. Borrower acknowledges that its guaranty pursuant to this Section 5.3 is necessary to the conduct and
promotion of its business, and can be expected to benefit such business.

(b) Agent and Lenders may, in their discretion, pursue such
rights and remedies as they deem appropriate, including realization upon Collateral or any Real Estate by judicial foreclosure or nonjudicial sale or enforcement, without affecting any rights and remedies under this Section 5.3. If, in
taking any action in connection with the exercise of any rights or remedies, Agent or any Lender shall forfeit any other rights or remedies, including the right to enter a deficiency judgment against Borrower or other Person, whether because of any
Applicable Laws pertaining to “election of remedies” or otherwise, Borrower consents to such action and waives any claim based upon it, even if the action may result in loss of any rights of subrogation that Borrower might otherwise have
had. Any election of remedies that results in denial or impairment of the right of Agent or any Lender to seek a deficiency judgment against Borrower shall not impair its obligation to pay the full amount of the Obligations. Borrower waives all
rights and defenses arising out of an election of remedies, such as nonjudicial foreclosure with respect to any security for Obligations, even though that election of remedies destroys Borrower’s rights of subrogation against any other Person.
Agent may bid Obligations, in whole or part, at any foreclosure, trustee or other sale, including any private sale, and the amount of such bid need not be paid by Agent but shall be credited against the Obligations. The amount of the successful bid
at any such sale, whether Agent or any other Person is the successful bidder, shall be conclusively deemed to be the fair market value of the Collateral, and the difference between such bid amount and the remaining balance of the Obligations shall
be conclusively deemed to be the amount of the Obligations guaranteed under this Section 5.3, notwithstanding that any present or future law or court decision may have the effect of reducing the amount of any deficiency claim to which
Agent or any Lender might otherwise be entitled but for such bidding at any such sale.

5.3.2 Subordination. Borrower hereby
subordinates any claims, including any rights at law or in equity to payment, subrogation, reimbursement, exoneration, contribution, indemnification or set off, that it may have at any time against any other Obligor, howsoever arising, to the Full
Payment of its Obligations.

SECTION 6. CONDITIONS PRECEDENT


6.1 Conditions Precedent to Initial Loans. In addition to the conditions set forth in Section 7.2, Lenders shall not
be required to fund any Loan, until the date (“Closing Date”) that each of the following conditions has been satisfied:


(a) This Agreement, the Guarantee and Collateral Agreement, the Perfection Certificate, the Intercreditor Agreement and each other Loan
Document required by the terms hereof to be delivered on the Closing Date shall have been duly executed and copies of executed counterparts of each such Loan Document shall have been delivered to Agent by each of the signatories thereto.

 

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(b) Agent shall have received acknowledgments of all filings or recordations necessary to
perfect its Liens in the Collateral, as well as UCC and Lien searches and other evidence reasonably satisfactory to Agent that such Liens are the only Liens upon the Collateral, except Permitted Liens.


(c) Agent shall have received a life-of-loan flood hazard determination for all Real Estate owned by an Obligor and, if such Real Estate is
located in a special flood hazard area, an acknowledged notice to the applicable Borrower and flood insurance by an insurer acceptable to Agent.


(d) Agent shall have received (i) originals of stock/unit certificates representing 100% (or 65%, as applicable) of the certificated
Equity Interests of each Subsidiary that is directly owned by an Obligor, together with stock powers executed in blank and (ii) Issuer Control Agreements for the Equity Interests of each Subsidiary with uncertificated Equity Interests that is
directly owned by an Obligor.

(e) Agent shall have received duly executed agreements establishing each Dominion Account and related
lockbox, set forth on Schedule 8.5, in form and substance, and with financial institutions, satisfactory to Agent and duly executed Deposit Account Control Agreements, in form and substance, reasonably satisfactory to Agent.


(f) Agent shall have received certificates, in form and substance satisfactory to it, from a knowledgeable Senior Officer of Borrower
certifying that, after giving effect to the initial Loans and transactions hereunder, (i) Borrower, individually, is, and Borrower and each of its Subsidiaries on a consolidated basis are, Solvent; (ii) no Default or Event of Default
exists; and (iii) the representations and warranties set forth in Section 9 are true and correct.

(g) Agent shall have
received a certificate of a duly authorized officer of each Obligor, certifying (i) that attached copies of such Obligor’s Organic Documents are true and complete, and in full force and effect, without amendment except as shown;
(ii) that an attached copy of resolutions authorizing execution and delivery of the Loan Documents is true and complete, and that such resolutions are in full force and effect, were duly adopted, have not been amended, modified or revoked, and
constitute all resolutions adopted with respect to this credit facility; and (iii) to the title, name and signature of each Person authorized to sign the Loan Documents. Agent may conclusively rely on this certificate until it is otherwise
notified by the applicable Obligor in writing.

(h) Agent shall have received a written opinion of Godfrey & Kahn, S.C., as well
as any local counsel to Borrower for each jurisdiction in which an Obligor is organized, in each case, in form and substance reasonably satisfactory to Agent.


(i) Agent shall have received copies of the charter documents of each Obligor, certified by the Secretary of State or other appropriate
official of such Obligor’s jurisdiction of organization. Agent shall have received good standing certificates for each Obligor, issued by the Secretary of State or other appropriate official of such Obligor’s jurisdiction of organization.

 

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(j) Agent shall have received copies of policies or certificates of insurance for the
insurance policies carried by Borrower, all in compliance with the Loan Documents.

(k) Since December 31, 2016, there has been no
circumstance, event or condition that has or could reasonably be expected to have a Material Adverse Effect.

(l) No action, suit,
investigation, litigation or proceeding pending or threatened in any court or before any arbitrator or governmental instrumentality that (i) could reasonably be expected to have a Material Adverse Effect; or (ii) could reasonably be
expected to materially and adversely affect the Transactions.

(m) Agent shall have received, in form and substance satisfactory to Agent,
(i) a pro forma balance sheet of Borrower and its Subsidiaries dated as of the Closing Date, (ii) financial projections of Borrower and its Subsidiaries, evidencing Borrower’s ability to comply with the financial covenant set forth in
the Loan Documents, and (iii) interim financial statements for Borrower and its Subsidiaries as of a date not more than forty-five (45) days prior to the Closing Date.


(n) Agent shall have received reasonably satisfactory evidence that Borrower has received all governmental and third party consents and
approvals as may be appropriate in connection with the Transactions.

(o) Agent shall have completed its customary business, financial,
legal, tax, environmental and collateral due diligence, with results reasonably satisfactory to Agent and its counsel. Such due diligence shall include, without limitation, the following: (i) face to face meetings with management,
(ii) review of the Obligors’ books, systems and records, (iii) an updated quality of earnings review of the Obligors’ financials by a third party firm reasonably acceptable to Agent with results reasonably satisfactory to Agent
(the “Quality of Earnings Report”), (iv) Borrower’s detailed five year business plan with the first two (2) years prepared on a quarterly basis, (v) background checks on key management, and (vi) review of
ERISA, regulatory, environmental, intellectual property, litigation, accounting, tax, licensing, certification and permit matters and labor matters, in each case, with results reasonably satisfactory to Agent in its reasonable discretion.


(p) Borrower shall have paid all fees and expenses to be paid to Agent and Lenders on the Closing Date.


(q) After giving effect on a pro forma basis to the funding of the Term A Loan and any funding of loans and issuance of letters of credit under
the Revolving Loan Agreement on the Closing Date, the consummation of the Transactions and the payment by Borrower of all fees and expenses incurred in connection with the Transactions, as well as any payables stretched beyond their customary
payment practices, (i) Availability shall be at least $20,000,000 and (ii) the average daily amount of Revolving Loans for the 365-day period immediately preceding such date shall be not greater than $35,000,000.


(r) Agent shall have received evidence, in form and substance reasonably satisfactory to Agent, that EBITDA of Borrower and its Subsidiaries
(using methodology substantially consistent with the determination of EBITDA in the Quality of Earnings Report, but excluding from the determination of EBITDA the add-back for public company costs and expenses in an amount equal to $1,698,000), for
the twelve (12) Fiscal Month period ending on or about February 25, 2017 was equal to or greater than $49,500,000.

 

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(s) After giving pro forma effect to the Loans made hereunder on the Closing Date and the
Revolving Loans made by Revolving Loan Lenders on the Closing Date, the Net Senior Leverage Ratio for Borrower and its Subsidiaries, on a consolidated basis, for the four (4) consecutive Fiscal Quarters ending on or about December 31, 2016
shall be less than or equal to 3.35 to 1.00.

(t) Agent shall have received true, correct and complete copies of the Closing Date Revolving
Loan Agreement Amendment and the other Revolving Loan Documents, all of which shall be in form and substance reasonably satisfactory to Agent, duly authorized, executed and delivered by the parties thereto and in effect on the Closing Date, and the
transactions contemplated by the Revolving Loan Documents shall be consummated simultaneously with the making of the initial Loans hereunder.


(u) Agent shall have received a payoff letter from Existing Agent, in form and substance reasonably satisfactory to Agent, providing that,
among other things, all of the Indebtedness of the Obligors under the Existing Loan Documents will be paid and satisfied in full upon Existing Agent’s receipt of the amount set forth therein.


(v) Agent shall have received written instructions from Borrower directing the application of proceeds of the Term A Loan made pursuant to this
Agreement.

(w) Agent shall have received an executed Notice of Borrowing.


(x) No Default or Event of Default shall exist at the time of, or result from, such funding, issuance or grant.


(y) The representations and warranties of each Obligor in the Loan Documents shall be true and correct on the date of, and upon giving effect
to, the funding of Term A Loan (except for representations and warranties that expressly relate to an earlier date).

(z) A duly executed
W-9 (or such other applicable IRS tax form) of the Borrower.

SECTION 7. COLLATERAL


7.1 Cash Collateral. Cash Collateral may be invested, at Agent’s discretion (and with the consent of Borrower, as
long as no Event of Default exists), but Agent shall have no duty to do so, regardless of any agreement or course of dealing with Borrower, and shall have no responsibility for any investment or loss. As security for its Obligations, Borrower hereby
grants to Agent a security interest in and Lien upon all Cash Collateral held from time to time and all proceeds thereof, whether held in a Cash Collateral Account or otherwise. Agent may apply Cash Collateral to the payment of such Obligations as
they become due, in such order as Agent may elect. The Cash Collateral Account and all Cash Collateral shall be under the sole dominion and control of Agent, and neither Borrower nor any other Person (subject to the terms of the Intercreditor
Agreement) shall have any right to any Cash Collateral, until Full Payment of the Obligations.

 

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7.2 Real Estate Collateral. The Obligations shall also be secured by
Mortgages upon all Real Estate owned by Obligors set forth on Schedule 8.6.1, which such Mortgages shall be delivered, along with the Related Real Estate Documents, within thirty (30) days of the Closing Date (which period may be
extended with the reasonable consent of Agent). The Mortgages shall be duly recorded, at Borrower’s expense, in each office where such recording is required to constitute a fully perfected Lien on the Real Estate covered thereby. If Borrower
acquires Real Estate hereafter having a fair market value in excess of $2,000,000, Borrower shall, within thirty (30) days (or such longer period as Agent may reasonably consent) of such acquisition, execute, deliver and record a Mortgage
sufficient to create a first-priority fully perfected Lien in favor of Agent on such Real Estate and shall deliver all Related Real Estate Documents.


7.3 Other Collateral.


7.3.1 Commercial Tort Claims. Borrower shall promptly notify Agent in writing if Borrower has a Commercial Tort Claim (other than, as
long as no Event of Default exists, a Commercial Tort Claim for less than $500,000), shall promptly amend Schedule 9.1.16 to include such claim, and shall take such actions as Agent deems appropriate to subject such claim to a duly perfected,
first priority Lien in favor of Agent.

7.3.2 Certain After-Acquired Collateral. Borrower shall promptly notify Agent in writing if,
after the Closing Date, Borrower obtains any interest in any Collateral consisting of Deposit Accounts, Chattel Paper, Documents, Instruments, Intellectual Property, Investment Property or Letter-of-Credit Rights with a value in excess of $500,000
for any such item of Collateral and, upon Agent’s reasonable request, shall promptly take such actions as Agent deems appropriate to effect Agent’s duly perfected, first priority Lien upon such Collateral, including obtaining any
appropriate possession or control agreement or Lien Waiver. Notwithstanding anything herein to the contrary, Borrower shall not take any action to perfect or record any security interest in any part of the Collateral under the laws of any
jurisdiction outside of the United States of America. If any Collateral is in the possession of a third party, at Agent’s request, Borrower shall use commercially reasonable efforts to obtain an acknowledgment that such third party holds the
Collateral for the benefit of Agent.

7.4 Limitations. The Lien on Collateral granted under any Loan Document is given
as security only and shall not subject Agent or any Lender to, or in any way modify, any obligation or liability of Obligors relating to any Collateral.


7.5 Further Assurances. All Liens granted to Agent under the Loan Documents are for the benefit of Secured Parties.
Promptly upon Agent’s reasonable request, Obligors shall deliver such instruments and agreements, and shall take such actions, as Agent reasonably deems appropriate under Applicable Law to evidence or perfect its Lien on any Collateral, or
otherwise to give effect to the intent of this Agreement. Each Obligor authorizes Agent to file any financing statement that describes the Collateral as “all assets” or “all personal property” of such Obligor, or words to similar
effect, and ratifies any action taken by Agent before the Closing Date to effect or perfect its Lien on any Collateral.

 

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SECTION 8. COLLATERAL ADMINISTRATION


8.1 Borrowing Base Certificates. Concurrent with its delivery to the Revolving Loan Agent, Borrower shall deliver to Agent (and
Agent shall promptly deliver same to Lenders) a Borrowing Base Certificate prepared as of the close of business of the previous month.


8.2 Administration of Accounts.


8.2.1 Records and Schedules of Accounts. Borrower shall keep accurate and complete records of its Accounts, including all payments and
collections thereon, and shall submit to Agent sales, collection, reconciliation and other reports in form reasonably satisfactory to Agent, on such periodic basis as Agent may request. Borrower shall also promptly provide to Agent, upon
Agent’s request, a detailed aged trial balance of all Accounts as of the end of the preceding month, specifying each Account’s Account Debtor name and address, amount, invoice date and due date, showing any discount, allowance, credit,
authorized return or dispute, and including such proof of delivery, copies of invoices and invoice registers, copies of related documents, repayment histories, status reports and other information as Agent may reasonably request.


8.2.2 Taxes. If an Account of Borrower includes a charge for any Taxes, Agent is authorized, in its discretion, to pay the amount
thereof to the proper taxing authority for the account of Borrower, and all documented charges, expenses and fees Agent may incur in doing the foregoing shall be at the sole expense of Borrower and payable by Borrower to Agent not later than ten
(10) Business Days after written demand; provided, however, that neither Agent nor Lenders shall be liable for any Taxes that may be due from Borrower or with respect to any Collateral.


8.2.3 [Intentionally Omitted].


8.2.4 Maintenance of Dominion Account. Obligors shall maintain Dominion Accounts pursuant to lockbox or other arrangements reasonably
acceptable to Agent. Obligors shall obtain a Deposit Account Control Agreement or a Securities Account Control Agreement, in each case in form and substance reasonably satisfactory to Agent, from each lockbox servicer and Dominion Account bank,
establishing Agent’s control over and fully perfected Lien in the lockbox or Dominion Account, subject only to certain Permitted Liens, including for the avoidance of doubt, the Lien in favor of the Revolving Loan Agent with the priority
provided for in the Intercreditor Agreement, requiring the immediate deposit of all remittances received in any lockbox to a Dominion Account, and waiving offset rights of such servicer or bank, except for customary administrative charges. Prior to
a Cash Dominion Period, Agent shall not deliver a notice of Exclusive Control with respect to any Dominion Account. During a Cash Dominion Trigger Period, each Obligor hereby irrevocably waives the right to direct the application of funds in a
Dominion Account and agrees that, subject to the Intercreditor Agreement, Agent may and, upon the written direction of the Required Lenders given at any time during such Cash Dominion Trigger Period, shall deliver a notice of exclusive control (as
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Deposit Account Control Agreement) to each Dominion bank for each Dominion Account, and thereafter require immediate transfer of all funds in such account to a Dominion Account maintained with
Bank of America or another bank satisfactory to Agent. Agent and Lenders assume no responsibility to Borrower for any lockbox arrangement or Dominion Account, including any claim of accord and satisfaction or release with respect to any Payment
Items accepted by any bank.

8.2.5 Proceeds of Collateral. Borrower shall request in writing and otherwise take all necessary steps
to ensure that all payments on Accounts or otherwise relating to Collateral are made directly to a Dominion Account (or a lockbox relating to a Dominion Account). If Borrower or any Subsidiary receives cash or Payment Items with respect to any
Collateral, it shall hold same in trust for Agent and promptly (not later than the next Business Day) deposit same into a Dominion Account.


8.3 Administration of Inventory. Borrower shall keep accurate and complete records of its Inventory, including costs and
daily withdrawals and additions, and shall submit to Agent inventory and reconciliation reports in form reasonably satisfactory to Agent, on such periodic basis as Agent may request. Borrower shall conduct periodic cycle counts consistent with
historical practices, and shall, upon Agent’s request, provide to Agent a report based on each such inventory and count promptly upon completion thereof, together with such supporting information as Agent may request. Agent may participate in
and observe each physical count.

8.4 Administration of Equipment.


8.4.1 Records and Schedules of Equipment. Borrower shall keep accurate and complete records of its Equipment, including kind, quality,
quantity, cost, acquisitions and dispositions thereof, and shall submit to Agent, on such periodic basis as Agent may request, a current schedule thereof, in form satisfactory to Agent. Promptly upon request, Borrower shall deliver to Agent evidence
of their ownership or interests in any Equipment.

8.4.2 Dispositions of Equipment. Borrower shall not sell, lease or otherwise
dispose of any Equipment, without the prior written consent of Agent, other than a Permitted Asset Disposition.

8.5 Administration
of Deposit Accounts and Securities Accounts
. Schedule 8.5 sets forth all Deposit Accounts and Securities Accounts maintained by Obligors, including all Dominion Accounts of Obligors. Each Obligor shall obtain a Deposit Account Control
Agreement or a Securities Account Control Agreement, in each case in form and substance satisfactory to Agent, from each lockbox servicer and each institution maintaining a Deposit Account or Securities Account, as applicable, establishing
Agent’s control over each such Deposit Account and each such Securities Account (other than (x) an account exclusively used for payroll, payroll taxes or employee benefits, (y) a zero balance disbursement account, or (z) an
account containing not more than $150,000 at any time, provided, however that amounts on deposit in all such accounts under this clause (z) do not exceed $1,000,000 at any time). Each Obligor shall be the sole account holder of each Deposit
Account and each Securities Account and shall not allow any other Person (other than Agent, and, solely to the extent provided for in the Intercreditor Agreement and each Deposit Account Control Agreement or Securities Account

 

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Control Agreement, Revolving Loan Agent) to have control over a Deposit Account, Securities Account or any Property deposited therein. During a Cash Dominion Trigger Period, each Obligor hereby
agrees that, subject to the Intercreditor Agreement, Agent may and, upon the written direction of the Required Lenders given at any time during such Cash Dominion Trigger Period, shall deliver a notice of exclusive control (as described in each
Deposit Account Control Agreement) to each institution maintaining a Deposit Account covered by a Deposit Account Control Agreement, and thereafter require immediate transfer of all funds in such account to a Dominion Account maintained with Bank of
America or another bank satisfactory to Agent. Each Obligor shall promptly notify Agent of any opening or closing of a Deposit Account or Securities Account and, with the consent of Agent, will amend Schedule 8.5 to reflect same, which
amendment shall be effective notwithstanding any other requirements set forth herein relating to the approval of amendments.

8.6
General Provisions.

8.6.1 Location of Collateral. All tangible items of Collateral, other than Inventory in
transit, shall at all times be kept by Obligors at the business locations set forth in Schedule 8.6.1, except that Obligors may (a) make sales or other dispositions of Collateral in accordance with Section 10.2.6; and
(b) move Collateral to another location in the United States, upon twenty (20) Business Days prior written notice to Agent.


8.6.2 Insurance of Collateral; Condemnation Proceeds.


(a) Each Obligor shall maintain insurance with respect to the Collateral, covering casualty, hazard, theft, malicious mischief, flood and other
risks, in amounts, with endorsements and with insurers (with a Best’s Financial Strength Rating of at least A+, unless otherwise approved by Agent in its discretion) reasonably satisfactory to Agent. Subject to the terms of the Intercreditor
Agreement, all proceeds under each policy shall be payable to Agent. From time to time upon request, Obligors shall deliver to Agent the originals or certified copies of its insurance policies and updated flood plain searches. Unless Agent shall
agree otherwise and except as provided in the Intercreditor Agreement, each policy shall include satisfactory endorsements (i) showing Agent as loss payee (as its interests may appear in accordance with the Intercreditor Agreement);
(ii) requiring thirty (30) days prior written notice to Agent in the event of cancellation of the policy for any reason whatsoever; and (iii) specifying that the interest of Agent shall not be impaired or invalidated by any act or
neglect of any Obligor or the owner of the Property, nor by the occupation of the premises for purposes more hazardous than are permitted by the policy. If any Obligor fails to provide and pay for any insurance, Agent may, at its option, but shall
not be required to, procure the insurance and charge Obligors therefor. Each Obligor agrees to deliver to Agent, promptly as rendered, copies of all reports made to insurance companies. While no Event of Default exists, Obligors may settle, adjust
or compromise any insurance claim, as long as the proceeds are delivered to Agent. If an Event of Default exists, only Agent shall be authorized to settle, adjust and compromise such claims.


(b) Subject to the terms of the Intercreditor Agreement so long as the Revolving Loan Facility is in effect, any proceeds of insurance (other
than proceeds from workers’ compensation or D&O insurance) and any awards arising from condemnation of any Collateral (other than ABL Priority Collateral) shall be paid to Agent. Subject to the Intercreditor Agreement so long as the
Revolving Loan Facility is in effect, any proceeds or awards that relate to Collateral (other than ABL Priority Collateral) shall be applied to the Loans and then to other Obligations.

 

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8.6.3 Protection of Collateral. All expenses of protecting, storing, warehousing,
insuring, handling, maintaining and shipping any Collateral, all Taxes payable with respect to any Collateral (including any sale thereof), and all other payments required to be made by Agent to any Person to realize upon any Collateral, shall be
borne and paid by Borrower. Agent shall not be liable or responsible in any way for the safekeeping of any Collateral, for any loss or damage thereto (except for reasonable care in its custody while Collateral is in Agent’s actual possession),
for any diminution in the value thereof, or for any act or default of any warehouseman, carrier, forwarding agency or other Person whatsoever, but the same shall be at Borrower’s sole risk.


8.6.4 Defense of Title. Borrower shall defend its title to Collateral and Agent’s Liens therein against all Persons, claims and
demands, except Permitted Liens.

8.7 Power of Attorney. Borrower hereby irrevocably constitutes and appoints Agent (and all
Persons designated by Agent) as Borrower’s true and lawful attorney (and agent-in-fact) for the purposes provided in this Section. Agent, or Agent’s designee, may, without notice and in either its or Borrower’s name, but at the cost
and expense of Borrower:

(a) Endorse Borrower’s name on any Payment Item or other proceeds of Collateral (including proceeds of
insurance) that come into Agent’s possession or control; and

(b) During an Event of Default, (i) notify any Account Debtors of
the assignment of their Accounts, demand and enforce payment of Accounts by legal proceedings or otherwise, and generally exercise any rights and remedies with respect to Accounts; (ii) settle, adjust, modify, compromise, discharge or release
any Accounts or other Collateral, or any legal proceedings brought to collect Accounts or Collateral; (iii) sell or assign any Accounts and other Collateral upon such terms, for such amounts and at such times as Agent deems advisable;
(iv) collect, liquidate and receive balances in Deposit Accounts or investment accounts, and take control, in any manner, of proceeds of Collateral; (v) prepare, file and sign Borrower’s name to a proof of claim or other document in a
bankruptcy of an Account Debtor, or to any notice, assignment or satisfaction of Lien or similar document; (vi) receive, open and dispose of mail addressed to Borrower, and notify postal authorities to deliver any such mail to an address
designated by Agent; (vii) endorse any Chattel Paper, Document, Instrument, bill of lading, or other document or agreement relating to any Accounts, Inventory or other Collateral; (viii) use Borrower’s stationery and sign its name to
verifications of Accounts and notices to Account Debtors; (ix) use information contained in any data processing, electronic or information systems relating to Collateral; (x) make and adjust claims under insurance policies; (xi) take
any action as may be necessary or appropriate to obtain payment under any letter of credit, banker’s acceptance or other instrument for which Borrower is a beneficiary; and (xii) take all other actions as Agent deems appropriate to fulfill
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SECTION 9. REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES


9.1 General Representations and Warranties. To induce Agent and Lenders to enter into this Agreement and to make available the
Commitments and Loans, each Obligor represents and warrants that:

9.1.1 Organization and Qualification. Each Obligor and its
Subsidiaries is duly organized, validly existing and in good standing under the laws of the jurisdiction of its organization. Each Obligor and its Subsidiaries is duly qualified, authorized to do business and in good standing as a foreign
corporation in each jurisdiction where failure to be so qualified could reasonably be expected to have a Material Adverse Effect. No Obligor is an EEA Financial Institution.


9.1.2 Power and Authority. Each Obligor is duly authorized to execute, deliver and perform its obligations under the Loan Documents to
which it is a party. The execution, delivery and performance of the Loan Documents to which such Obligor is a party have been duly authorized by all necessary action, and do not (a) require any consent or approval of any holders of Equity
Interests of any Obligor, except those already obtained; (b) contravene the Organic Documents of any Obligor; (c) violate or cause a default under any Applicable Law or Material Contract; or (d) result in or require imposition of a
Lien (other than Permitted Liens) on any Obligor’s Property.

9.1.3 Enforceability. Each Loan Document is a legal, valid and
binding obligation of each Obligor party thereto, enforceable in accordance with its terms, except as enforceability may be limited by bankruptcy, insolvency, fraudulent conveyance, fraudulent transfer, reorganization, moratorium or similar laws
affecting the enforcement of creditors’ rights generally and by general equitable principles (whether enforcement is sought by proceedings in equity or at law).


9.1.4 Capital Structure. Schedule 9.1.4 shows Borrower’s legal name and jurisdiction of organization. Schedule 9.1.4
shows, for each Subsidiary of Borrower, its name, jurisdiction of organization, authorized and issued Equity Interests, holders of its Equity Interests, and agreements binding on such holders with respect to such Equity Interests. Except as
disclosed on Schedule 9.1.4, in the five (5) years preceding the Closing Date, no Obligor nor any of its Subsidiaries has acquired any substantial assets from any other Person nor been the surviving entity in a merger or combination.
Each Obligor has good title to its Equity Interests in its Subsidiaries, subject only to Agent’s Lien and the Lien in favor of Revolving Loan Agent under the Revolving Loan Documents, and all such Equity Interests are duly issued, fully paid
and non-assessable. There are no outstanding purchase options, warrants, subscription rights, agreements to issue or sell, convertible interests, phantom rights or powers of attorney relating to Equity Interests of any Subsidiaries of Borrower.


9.1.5 Title to Properties; Priority of Liens. Each Obligor and its Subsidiaries has, in all material respects, good and marketable title
to (or valid leasehold interests in) all of its material Real Estate, and good title to all of its material personal Property, including all Property reflected in any financial statements delivered to Agent or Lenders, in each case free of Liens
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Properly Contested all lawful claims that, if unpaid, could become a Lien on its Properties, other than Permitted Liens. All Liens of Agent in the Collateral are duly perfected, first priority
Liens, subject only to the Intercreditor Agreement and Permitted Liens that are expressly allowed to have priority over Agent’s Liens.


9.1.6 [Intentionally Omitted].


9.1.7 Financial Statements. The consolidated and consolidating balance sheets, and related statements of income, cash flow and
shareholders’ equity, of Borrower and its Subsidiaries that have been and are hereafter delivered to Agent and Lenders, are prepared in accordance with GAAP, and fairly present the financial positions and results of operations of Borrower and
its Subsidiaries at the dates and for the periods indicated. All projections delivered from time to time to Agent and Lenders have been prepared in good faith, based on reasonable assumptions in light of the circumstances at such time. Since
December 31, 2016, there has been no change in the condition, financial or otherwise, of Borrower or Subsidiary that could reasonably be expected to have a Material Adverse Effect. No financial statement delivered to Agent or Lenders at any
time contains any untrue statement of a material fact, nor fails to disclose any material fact necessary to make such statement not materially misleading. Borrower individually is, and Borrower and each of its Subsidiaries on a consolidated basis,
are Solvent.

9.1.8 Surety Obligations. No Obligor nor any of its Subsidiaries is obligated as surety or indemnitor under any bond
or other contract that assures payment or performance of any obligation of any Person, except as permitted hereunder.

9.1.9 Taxes.
Each Obligor and its Subsidiaries has filed all material federal, state and local tax returns and other reports that it is required by law to file, and has paid, or made provision for the payment of, all material Taxes upon it, its income and its
Properties that are due and payable, except to the extent being Properly Contested. The provision for Taxes on the books of each Obligor and its Subsidiaries is adequate for all years not closed by applicable statutes, and for its current Fiscal
Year.

9.1.10 Brokers. There are no brokerage commissions, finder’s fees or investment banking fees payable in connection with
any transactions contemplated by the Loan Documents other than an engagement letter entered into by and between the Borrower and Bank of America, N.A.


9.1.11 Intellectual Property. Each Obligor and its Subsidiaries owns or is licensed to use all Intellectual Property material to its
respective business, and neither the use thereof nor the conduct of their respective businesses infringes, misappropriates or otherwise violates the Intellectual Property rights of any other Person, except for any such infringements,
misappropriations and other violations that could not reasonably be expected, individually or in the aggregate, to result in a Material Adverse Effect. Except as disclosed on Schedule 9.1.11, no Borrower or Subsidiary pays or owes in excess
of $250,000 in any Fiscal Year any royalty or other compensation to any Person with respect to any Intellectual Property. All Intellectual Property registered or pending registration with the United States Copyright Office or the United States
Patent and Trademark Office owned by any Obligor or Subsidiary is shown on Schedule 9.1.11.

 

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9.1.12 Governmental Approvals. Each Obligor and its Subsidiaries has, is in
compliance with, and is in good standing with respect to, all Governmental Approvals necessary to conduct its business and to own, lease and operate its Properties. All necessary import, export or other licenses, permits or certificates for the
import or handling of any goods or other Collateral have been procured and are in effect, and Obligors and their Subsidiaries have complied with all foreign and domestic laws with respect to the shipment and importation of any goods or Collateral,
except where noncompliance could not reasonably be expected to have a Material Adverse Effect.

9.1.13 Compliance with Laws. Each
Obligor and its Subsidiaries has duly complied, and its Properties and business operations are in compliance, in all material respects with all Applicable Law, except where noncompliance could not reasonably be expected to have a Material Adverse
Effect. There have been no citations, notices or orders of noncompliance issued to any Obligor or any of its Subsidiaries under any Applicable Law that could reasonably be expected to have a Material Adverse Effect. No Inventory has been produced in
violation of the FLSA.

9.1.14 Compliance with Environmental Laws. Except as disclosed on Schedule 9.1.14 or as could not
reasonably be expected, individually or in the aggregate, to have a Material Adverse Effect, (i) no Obligor’s nor any of its Subsidiaries’ past or present operations, Real Estate or other Properties are subject to any federal, state
or local investigation to determine whether any remedial action is needed to address any environmental pollution, hazardous material or environmental clean-up; (ii) no Obligor nor any of its Subsidiaries has received any Environmental Notice;
and (iii) no Obligor nor any of its Subsidiaries has any contingent liability with respect to any Environmental Release, environmental pollution or hazardous material on any Real Estate now or previously owned, leased or operated by it.


9.1.15 Burdensome Contracts. No Obligor nor any of its Subsidiaries is party or subject to any Restrictive Agreement, except as shown on
Schedule 9.1.15. No such Restrictive Agreement prohibits the execution, delivery or performance of any Loan Document by an Obligor.


9.1.16 Litigation. Except as shown on Schedule 9.1.16, there are no proceedings or investigations pending or, to any
Obligor’s knowledge, threatened against any Obligor or any of its Subsidiaries, or any of their businesses, operations, Properties, prospects or conditions, that (a) relate to any Loan Documents or transactions contemplated thereby; or
(b) could reasonably be expected to have a Material Adverse Effect if determined adversely to any Obligor or any of its Subsidiaries. Except as shown on such Schedule, no Obligor has a Commercial Tort Claim (other than, as long as no Default or
Event of Default exists, a Commercial Tort Claim for less than $500,000). No Obligor nor any of its Subsidiaries is in default with respect to any order, injunction or judgment of any Governmental Authority, except where such violation or default
could not reasonably be expected to result in a Material Adverse Effect.

9.1.17 No Defaults. No event or circumstance has occurred
or exists that constitutes a Default or Event of Default. No Obligor nor any of its Subsidiaries is in default, and no event or circumstance has occurred or exists that with the passage of time or giving of notice would constitute a default, under
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9.1.18 ERISA. Except as disclosed on Schedule 9.1.18:


(a) Except as could not reasonably be expected to result in a Material Adverse Effect, (i) each Plan is in compliance in all material
respects with the applicable provisions of ERISA, the Code, and other federal and state laws and (ii) each Plan that is intended to qualify under Section 401(a) of the Code has received a favorable determination letter from the IRS or an
application for such a letter is currently being processed by the IRS with respect thereto and, to the knowledge of Borrower, nothing has occurred which would prevent, or cause the loss of, such qualification. Each Obligor and ERISA Affiliate has
met in all material respects all applicable requirements under the Code, ERISA and the Pension Protection Act of 2006 with respect to each Plan, and no application for a waiver of the minimum funding standards or an extension of any amortization
period has been made with respect to any Plan.

(b) There are no pending or, to the knowledge of Borrower, threatened claims, actions or
lawsuits, or action by any Governmental Authority, with respect to any Plan that could reasonably be expected to have a Material Adverse Effect. There has been no prohibited transaction or violation of the fiduciary responsibility rules with respect
to any Plan that has resulted in or could reasonably be expected to have a Material Adverse Effect.

(c) Except as could not reasonably be
expected to result in a Material Adverse Effect, (i) no ERISA Event has occurred or is reasonably expected to occur; (ii) no Pension Plan has any Unfunded Pension Liability; (iii) no Obligor or ERISA Affiliate has incurred, or
reasonably expects to incur, any liability (and no event has occurred which, with the giving of notice under Section 4219 of ERISA, would result in such liability) under Section 4201 or 4243 of ERISA with respect to a Multiemployer Plan;
and (iv) no Obligor or ERISA Affiliate has engaged in a transaction that could reasonably be expected to be subject to Section 4069 or 4212(c) of ERISA.


(d) Except as would not reasonably be expected to have a Material Adverse Effect, with respect to any Foreign Plan, (i) all employer and
employee contributions required by law or by the terms of the Foreign Plan have been made, or, if applicable, accrued, in accordance with normal accounting practices; (ii) the fair market value of the assets of each funded Foreign Plan, the
liability of each insurer for any Foreign Plan funded through insurance, or the book reserve established for any Foreign Plan, together with any accrued contributions, is sufficient to procure or provide for the accrued benefit obligations with
respect to all current and former participants in such Foreign Plan according to the actuarial assumptions and valuations most recently used to account for such obligations in accordance with applicable generally accepted accounting principles; and
(iii) it has been registered as required and has been maintained in good standing with applicable regulatory authorities.

9.1.19
Trade Relations. There exists no actual or threatened termination, limitation or modification of any business relationship between any Obligor or its Subsidiaries and any customer or supplier, or any group of customers or suppliers, which
would have a Material Adverse Effect. There exists no condition or circumstance that could reasonably be expected to impair the ability of Borrower or any Subsidiary to conduct its business at any time hereafter in substantially the same manner as
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9.1.20 Labor Relations. Except as described on Schedule 9.1.20, no Obligor nor
any of its Subsidiaries is party to or bound by any collective bargaining agreement, any management agreement or any material consulting agreement. Except as could not reasonably be expected to result in a Material Adverse Effect, there are no
material grievances, disputes or controversies with any union or other organization of Borrower’s or any Subsidiary’s employees, or, to Borrower’s knowledge, any asserted or threatened strikes, work stoppages or demands for collective
bargaining.

9.1.21 Payable Practices. No Obligor nor any of its Subsidiaries has made any material change in its historical
accounts payable practices from those in effect on the Closing Date.

9.1.22 Not a Regulated Entity. No Obligor is (a) an
“investment company” or a “person directly or indirectly controlled by or acting on behalf of an investment company” within the meaning of the Investment Company Act of 1940; or (b) subject to regulation under the Federal
Power Act, the Interstate Commerce Act, any public utilities code or any other Applicable Law regarding its authority to incur Indebtedness.


9.1.23 Margin Stock. Neither Borrower nor any Subsidiary is engaged, principally or as one of its important activities, in the business
of extending credit for the purpose of purchasing or carrying any Margin Stock. No proceeds of Loans will be used by Borrower to purchase or carry, or to reduce or refinance any Indebtedness incurred to purchase or carry, any Margin Stock or for any
related purpose governed by Regulations T, U or X of the Board of Governors.

9.1.24 OFAC; Anti-Corruption Laws. No Obligor nor any
of its Subsidiaries, nor to the knowledge of any Obligor or Subsidiary, any director, officer, employee, agent, affiliate or representative thereof, is or is owned or controlled by any individual or entity that is currently the subject or target of
any Sanction or is located, organized or resident in a Designated Jurisdiction. Each Obligor and its Subsidiaries is in compliance with the Patriot Act. Borrower and each Subsidiary has conducted its business in accordance with applicable
anti-corruption laws and has instituted and maintained policies and procedures designed to promote and achieve compliance with such laws.


9.1.25 Revolving Loan Documents. Agent has received true, correct and complete copies of the Closing Date Revolving Loan Agreement
Amendment and the other Revolving Loan Documents. None of the Revolving Loan Documents has been amended or supplemented, nor have any of the provisions thereof been waived, except pursuant to a written agreement or instrument which has heretofore
been delivered to Agent.

9.1.26 Designation as Senior Debt. All Obligations are designated as “Designated Senior
Indebtedness” or “Senior Debt” (or any other defined term having a similar purpose) under, and as defined in, any indenture or other agreement related to Subordinated Debt.

 

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9.1.27 Security Documents. The Guarantee and Collateral Agreement is effective to
create in favor of Agent, for the benefit of the Secured Parties, a valid and enforceable security interest in the Collateral described therein and proceeds thereof, to the extent contemplated by the Guarantee and Collateral Agreement. Subject to
Section 10.1.15, all actions have been taken or will be taken promptly following the Closing Date which are necessary to cause the Guarantee and Collateral Agreement to constitute, to the extent contemplated by the Guarantee and
Collateral Agreement and this Agreement, a fully perfected Lien on, and security interest in, all right, title and interest of Obligors in the Collateral and the proceeds thereof, as security for the Obligations, in each case prior and superior in
right to any other Person, except in the case of (a) Permitted Liens, to the extent any such Permitted Liens would have priority over the Liens in favor of Agent pursuant to any applicable law, or as otherwise permitted by this Agreement and
(b) Liens perfected only by possession or control (including possession of any certificate of title) to the extent Agent has not obtained or does not maintain possession or control of such Collateral.


9.2 Accuracy of Information, Etc. None of the information, report, financial statement, exhibit or schedule (excluding the
projections, forecasts or other forward-looking information and financial information referred to below) furnished by or on behalf of Borrower to Agent or any Lender in connection with the negotiation of any Loan Document or included therein or
delivered pursuant thereto contained, contains or will contain as of the date the same was or is furnished any material misstatement of fact or omitted, omits or will omit to state any material fact necessary to make the statements therein, in the
light of the circumstances under which they were, are or will be made, not materially misleading; provided that, to the extent any such information, report, financial statement, exhibit or schedule was based upon or constitutes a forecast or
projection, Borrower represents and warrants only that such materials are based upon good faith estimates and assumptions believed by management to be reasonable at the time made, in light of the circumstances under which they were made and at the
time furnished (and based upon accounting principles consistent with the historical audited financial statements of Borrower), and due care in the preparation of such information, report, financial statement, exhibit or schedule (it being understood
that forecasts and projections are subject to uncertainties and that there can be no assurance such results will be achieved).

SECTION 10. COVENANTS
AND CONTINUING AGREEMENTS

10.1 Affirmative Covenants. As long as any Commitments or Obligations are outstanding, each
Obligor shall, and shall cause each Subsidiary to:

10.1.1 Inspections; Appraisals; Maintenance of Books and Records.


(a) Permit Agent from time to time, subject (except when a Default or Event of Default exists) to reasonable prior notice and during normal
business hours, to visit and inspect the Properties of any Obligor or Subsidiary, inspect, audit and make extracts from any Obligor’s or Subsidiary’s books and records, and discuss with its officers, employees, agents, advisors and
independent accountants such Obligor’s or Subsidiary’s business, financial condition, assets, prospects and results of operations. Lenders may participate in any such visit or inspection, at their own expense. Neither Agent nor any Lender
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with any Obligor. Obligors acknowledge that all inspections, appraisals and reports are prepared by Agent and Lenders for their purposes, and Obligors shall not be entitled to rely upon them.
Notwithstanding the foregoing, all examinations, appraisals and reports shall be subject to the limitations set forth in clause (b) below.


(b) Agent shall be permitted to conduct, and shall be reimbursed by Borrower for all reasonable and documented charges, costs and expenses in
connection with (i) up to one time per Loan Year, business evaluations or other examinations, including examinations of any Obligor’s books and records or any other financial matters as Agent deems appropriate; and (ii) upon the
occurrence and during the continuation of a Default or Event of Default, up to one time per Loan Year, engaging the services of a third party firm acceptable to Agent for the purpose of performing a quality of earnings report; provided,
however, that if an evaluation or examination is initiated during a Default or Event of Default, all reasonable and documented charges, costs and expenses therefor shall be reimbursed by Borrower without regard to such limits. Borrower agrees
to pay Agent’s then standard charges for examination activities, including the standard charges of Agent’s internal examination and appraisal groups, as well as the charges of any third party used for such purposes.


(c) Agent may, at any time
after March 31, 2019, engage the services of AAG, and AAG shall at all times thereafter be granted by Borrower and its Subsidiaries with full access to, and shall at all times thereafter have the right to audit, check and inspect, in each case,
subject to reasonable prior notice and during normal business hours, the books, records, audits, correspondence and all other papers relating to the operation of the business of Borrower and its Subsidiaries. All of the fees and out-of-pocket costs
and expenses of any engagement made, pursuant to this clause (c) shall be paid for when due, in full and without deduction, off-set or counterclaim by Borrower.


(d) (c) Maintain proper books of record and account, in which
full, true and correct entries in conformity with GAAP consistently applied shall be made of all financial transactions and matters involving the assets and business of Obligors and Subsidiaries.


10.1.2 Financial and Other Information. Keep adequate records and books of account with respect to its business activities, in which
proper entries are made in accordance with GAAP reflecting all financial transactions; and furnish to Agent and Lenders:

(a) as soon as
available, and in any event within ninety (90) days after the close of each Fiscal Year, balance sheets as of the end of such Fiscal Year and the related statements of income, cash flow and shareholders’ equity for such Fiscal Year, on
consolidated and consolidating bases for Borrower and its Subsidiaries, which consolidated statements shall be audited and certified (without any “going concern” or like qualification or exception or any qualification or exception as to
scope of audit) by a firm of independent certified public accountants of recognized standing selected by Borrower and acceptable to Agent, and shall set forth in comparative form corresponding figures for the preceding Fiscal Year and other
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(b) as soon as available, and in any event within forty-five (45) days after the end of
each of the first three Fiscal Quarters of each Fiscal Year (or, solely, with respect to the Fiscal Quarter ending September 28,
2019, within thirty (30) days after the end of such Fiscal Quarter)
, unaudited balance sheets as of the end of such month and the related statements of income and cash flow for such Fiscal Quarter and for the portion of the Fiscal Year then
elapsed, on consolidated and consolidating bases for Borrower and its Subsidiaries, setting forth in comparative form corresponding figures for the preceding Fiscal Year and certified by the chief financial officer of Borrower as prepared in
accordance with GAAP and fairly presenting the financial position and results of operations for such month and period, subject to normal year-end adjustments and the absence of footnotes;


(c) as soon as available, and in any event within thirty (30) days after the end of each month (but within sixty (60) days after the
last month in a Fiscal Year), unaudited balance sheets as of the end of such month and the related statements of income and cash flow for such month and for the portion of the Fiscal Year then elapsed, on consolidated and consolidating bases for
Borrower and its Subsidiaries, setting forth in comparative form corresponding figures for the preceding Fiscal Year and certified by the chief financial officer of Borrower as prepared in accordance with GAAP and fairly presenting the financial
position and results of operations for such month and period, subject to normal year-end adjustments and the absence of footnotes;

(d)
concurrently with delivery of financial statements under clauses (a), (b) and (c) above, or more frequently if requested by Agent while a Default or Event of Default exists, a Compliance Certificate executed by a Senior Officer of
Borrower;

(e) concurrently with delivery of financial statements under clause (a) above, copies of all management letters and other
material reports submitted to Borrower by its accountants in connection with such financial statements;

(f) not later than thirty
(30) days after the end of each Fiscal Year, projections of Borrower’s consolidated balance sheets, results of operations, cash flow and Availability for the next Fiscal Year, month by month and for the next three (3) Fiscal Years,
year by year;

(g) at Agent’s request, a listing of Borrower’s trade payables, specifying the trade creditor and balance due, and
a detailed trade payable aging, all in form reasonably satisfactory to Agent;

(h) promptly after the sending or filing thereof, copies of
any proxy statements, financial statements or reports that Borrower has made generally available to its shareholders; copies of any regular, periodic and special reports or registration statements or prospectuses that Borrower files with the
Securities and Exchange Commission or any other Governmental Authority, or any securities exchange; and copies of any press releases or other statements made available by Borrower to the public concerning material changes to or developments in the
business of Borrower;

(i) promptly after the sending or filing thereof, copies of any annual report to be filed in connection with each
Plan or Foreign Plan;

(j) promptly, and in any event within five (5) Business Days after the execution thereof, copies of any notices
(including notices of default), amendments, waivers, consents, and forbearances delivered to, or received from, the Revolving Loan Agent under the Revolving Loan Facility; and

 

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(k) such other reports and information (financial or otherwise) as Agent may reasonably
request from time to time in connection with any Collateral or Borrower’s, or any Subsidiary’s or other Obligor’s financial condition or business.


10.1.3 Notices. Notify Agent and Lenders in writing, promptly after any Senior Officer of Borrower obtains knowledge thereof, of any of
the following that affects an Obligor: (a) the threat or commencement of any proceeding or investigation, whether or not covered by insurance, if an adverse determination could reasonably be expected to have a Material Adverse Effect;
(b) any pending or threatened labor dispute, strike or walkout, or the expiration of any material labor contract; (c) any default under or termination of a Material Contract; (d) the existence of any Default or Event of Default;
(e) any judgment in an amount exceeding $1,000,000; (f) the assertion of any Intellectual Property Claim, if its resolution would reasonably be expected to have a Material Adverse Effect, (g) any violation or asserted violation of any
Applicable Law (including ERISA, OSHA, FLSA, or any Environmental Laws), for which an adverse resolution could reasonably be expected to have a Material Adverse Effect; (h) any Environmental Release by an Obligor or on any Property owned,
leased or occupied by an Obligor; or receipt of any Environmental Notice; (i) the occurrence of any ERISA Event; (j) the discharge of or any withdrawal or resignation by Borrower’s independent accountants; (k) any opening of a
new office or place of business, at least thirty (30) days prior to such opening; or (l) any other matter that could reasonably be expected to have a Material Adverse Effect. Each notice pursuant to this Section 10.1.3 shall be
accompanied by a statement of a Senior Officer setting forth details of the occurrence referred to therein and stating what action Borrower or the relevant Subsidiary proposes to take with respect thereto.


10.1.4 Landlord and Storage Agreements. Upon request, provide Agent with copies of all existing agreements, and promptly after execution
thereof provide Agent with copies of all future agreements, between an Obligor and any landlord, warehouseman, processor, shipper, bailee or other Person that owns any premises at which any Collateral may be kept or that otherwise may possess or
handle any Collateral.

10.1.5 Compliance with Laws. Comply with all Applicable Laws, including ERISA, Environmental Laws, FLSA,
OSHA, Anti-Terrorism Laws, and laws regarding collection and payment of Taxes, and maintain all Governmental Approvals necessary to the ownership of its Properties or conduct of its business, unless failure to comply (other than failure to comply
with Anti-Terrorism Laws) or maintain could not reasonably be expected to have a Material Adverse Effect. Without limiting the generality of the foregoing, if any Environmental Release occurs at or on any Properties of any Obligor or Subsidiary, it
shall act promptly and diligently to investigate and report to Agent and all appropriate Governmental Authorities the extent of, and to make appropriate remedial action to eliminate, such Environmental Release, all to the extent required by
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10.1.6 Taxes and Payment of Obligations. Pay and discharge (a) all Taxes prior
to the date on which they become delinquent or penalties attach, unless such Taxes are being Properly Contested; (b) all lawful claims which, if unpaid, would by law become a Lien upon its Property; and (c) all Indebtedness, as and when
due and payable, but subject to any subordination provisions contained in any instrument or agreement evidencing such Indebtedness.

10.1.7
Insurance. In addition to the insurance required hereunder with respect to Collateral, maintain insurance with insurers (with a Best Rating of at least A7, unless otherwise approved by Agent) satisfactory to Agent, (a) with respect to
the Properties and business of Obligors and Subsidiaries of such type (including product liability, workers’ compensation, larceny, embezzlement, or other criminal misappropriation insurance), in such amounts, and with such coverages and
deductibles as are customary for companies similarly situated; and (b) business interruption insurance in an amount not less than $25,000,000, with deductibles and subject to an Insurance Assignment satisfactory to Agent.


10.1.8 Licenses. Keep each License (other than as determined in its reasonable business judgment); at the end of each Fiscal Quarter,
notify Agent of any material proposed modification to, or termination (other than expiration by its terms) of, any such License, or entry into any new License.


10.1.9 Maintenance of Existence. (a) Preserve, renew and maintain in full force and effect its legal existence and good standing
under the Applicable Laws of the jurisdiction of its organization except in a transaction permitted by Section 10.2.6 or 10.2.9; (b) take all reasonable action to maintain all rights, privileges, permits, licenses and
franchises necessary or desirable in the normal conduct of its business, except to the extent that failure to do so could not reasonably be expected to have a Material Adverse Effect; and (c) preserve or renew all of its registered patents,
trademarks, trade names and service marks, the non-preservation of which could reasonably be expected to have a Material Adverse Effect.


10.1.10 Maintenance of Properties. (a) Maintain, preserve and protect all of its material properties and equipment necessary in the
operation of its business in good working order and condition, ordinary wear and tear and abandonment excepted; and (b) make all necessary repairs thereto and renewals and replacements thereof, in each case, except where the failure to do so
could not reasonably be expected to have a Material Adverse Effect.

10.1.11 Material Contracts. Perform and observe all the terms
and provisions of each Material Contract to be performed or observed by it, maintain each such Material Contract in full force and effect, enforce each such Material Contract in accordance with its terms, take all such action to such end as may be
from time to time requested by Agent and, upon request of Agent, make to each other party to each such Material Contract such demands and requests for information and reports or for action as any Obligor or Subsidiary is entitled to make under such
Material Contract, and cause each of its Subsidiaries to do so, except, in any case, where the failure to do so, either individually or in the aggregate, could not reasonably be expected to have a Material Adverse Effect.


10.1.12 Designation as Senior Debt. Designate all Obligations as “Designated Senior Indebtedness” or “Senior Debt”
(or any other defined term having a similar purpose) under, and as defined in, any indenture or other agreement related to Subordinated Debt.

 

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10.1.13 Compliance with Terms of Leaseholds. Make all payments and otherwise perform
all obligations in respect of all leases of real property to which any Obligor or Subsidiary is a party, keep such leases in full force and effect and not allow such leases to lapse or be terminated or any rights to renew such leases to be forfeited
or cancelled, notify Agent of any default by any party with respect to such leases and cooperate with Agent in all respects to cure any such default, and cause each of its Subsidiaries to do so, except, in any case, where the failure to do so,
either individually or in the aggregate, could not be reasonably likely to have a Material Adverse Effect.

10.1.14 Future
Subsidiaries
. (a) Promptly notify Agent upon any Person becoming a Subsidiary and, if such Person is not an Excluded Subsidiary, cause it to guaranty the Obligations in a manner satisfactory to Agent, (i) upon any Person becoming a
Subsidiary (other than an Excluded Subsidiary) or (ii) if any Subsidiary that was an Excluded Subsidiary but, as of the end of the most recently ended Fiscal Quarter, has ceased to be an Excluded Subsidiary; and (b) cause (i) the
Equity Interests of any such Subsidiary that is not a Foreign Subsidiary and is not described in clauses (e) or (f) of the definition of Excluded Subsidiary to be pledged to Agent and 65% of the voting Equity Interests and 100% of the
non-voting Equity Interests of any such Subsidiary that is a Foreign Subsidiary or any Subsidiary described in clause (f) of the definition of Excluded Subsidiary that, in each case, is not directly or indirectly owned by a Foreign Subsidiary
to be pledged to Agent; and (ii) such Person to execute a Guarantee and Collateral Agreement Supplement in accordance with the Guarantee and Collateral Agreement, and to execute and deliver such documents, instruments and agreements and to take
such other actions as Agent shall require to evidence and perfect a Lien in favor of Agent (for the benefit of Secured Parties) on all assets of such Person, including delivery of such legal opinions, in form and substance satisfactory to Agent, as
it shall deem appropriate.

10.1.15 Anti-Corruption Laws. Conduct its business in compliance with applicable anti-corruption laws
and maintain policies and procedures designed to promote and achieve compliance with such laws.


10.1.16 Board Observation
Rights. Agent shall have the right to either (a) appoint a single observer to the governing body of Borrower (the “Board of Directors”) who shall be entitled to attend (or at the option of such observer, monitor by telephone) all
meetings of the Board of Directors (other than any portions of any meetings of the Board of Directors that constitute executive sessions or relate to this Agreement or which involve the exchange of privileged attorney-client information or work
product), but shall not be entitled to vote, or (b) receive all Board of Directors meeting materials, Board of Directors notices and other materials (in each case other than any portions of such reports or materials that contain confidential
information (including with respect to executive sessions) that relate to this Agreement or that contain attorney-client privileged information or work product) as and when provided to the members of the Board of Directors. To the extent Agent
elects to appoint an observer in accordance with this Section 10.1.16, Borrower shall reimburse Agent for a reasonable and documented out-of-pocket travel expenses incurred by any such observer in connection with attendance at or participation
in meetings to the extent consistent with Borrower’s policies of reimbursing directors generally for such expenses.

 

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10.1.16 <Post-Closing Covenants. Satisfy the requirements and/or provide to the
Agent each of the documents, instruments, agreements and information set forth below on or before the date specified for such requirement below or such later date to be determined by the Agent in its sole discretion:>


(a) <On or before June 15, 2017, Borrower shall have delivered to Agent a filed copy of an amendment to Borrower’s Amended
and Restated Certificate of Incorporation, recently certified by the Secretary of State of Delaware and >
in form and substance reasonably <acceptable to Agent, which deletes Article 7 thereof, and>

(b) <On or before the 30th day after the Closing Date, Borrower shall have delivered to Agent evidence of the termination of
all security interests (other than security interests in favor of Agent or Bank of America) in any Intellectual Property registered or pending registration with the United States Copyright Office or the United States Patent and Trademark Office
owned by any Obligor or Subsidiary.>

10.2 Negative Covenants. As long as any Commitments or Obligations
are outstanding (other than unasserted contingent obligations not yet due and payable), Borrower shall not, and shall cause each Subsidiary not to:


10.2.1 Permitted Indebtedness. Create, incur, guarantee or suffer to exist any Indebtedness, except the following (collectively,
Permitted Indebtedness”):

(a) the Obligations (including Indebtedness in respect of the Delayed Draw Term Loans);


(b) <Subordinated Debt in an aggregate principal amount not to exceed $5,000,000;>


(b) (i) Subordinated
Debt incurred by Borrower after the Third Amendment Effective Date that has either (x) been immediately applied as a prepayment to the remaining installments of principal of the Term Loan in the inverse order of maturity (for the avoidance of
doubt, any amount that is due and payable on the Maturity Date shall constitute an installment), (y) been deposited into escrow with a third party escrow agent subject to an escrow agreement in form and substance reasonably satisfactory to
Agent and/or been set aside in a separate and segregated Deposit Account that is subject to a Deposit Account Control Agreement in favor of Agent and over which Agent has, subject to the Intercreditor Agreement, exclusive control, in either case,
which proceeds shall only be released to repay the Specified Unsecured Prepetition Debt on the final maturity date thereof, or (z) been applied as a prepayment of the Specified Unsecured Prepetition Debt prior to the final maturity date thereof
so long as, and only to the extent that, both immediately before and immediately after giving effect thereto the Payment Conditions are satisfied, and (ii) any additional Subordinated Debt in an aggregate principal amount not to exceed
$5,000,000 at any time;

(c) Permitted Purchase Money Debt and Capital Lease Obligations; provided that the aggregate amount of
all Indebtedness incurred under this clause (c) does not exceed $2,000,000 at any time;

 

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(d) (i) Indebtedness outstanding on the Closing Date, listed on Schedule 10.2.1
and (ii) Indebtedness under the Revolving Loan Facility (including any incremental facility thereunder), in an aggregate principal amount not to exceed the Maximum ABL Principal Obligations (as defined in the Intercreditor Agreement);


(e) Indebtedness with respect to Bank Products (as defined in the Revolving Loan Facility) (or any such similar term) incurred in the Ordinary
Course of Business and not for speculative purposes;

(f) (i) unsecured Indebtedness of an Obligor or Subsidiary that is incurred on
the date of the consummation of a Permitted Acquisition or other acquisition of assets permitted hereunder solely for the purpose of consummating such Permitted Acquisition or such other acquisition so long as (A) no Event of Default has
occurred and is continuing or would result therefrom, (B) such unsecured Indebtedness is not incurred for working capital purposes, (C) such unsecured Indebtedness does not mature prior to the date that is six (6) months after the
Maturity Date, (D) such unsecured Indebtedness does not amortize until six (6) months after the Maturity Date, (E) such unsecured Indebtedness does not provide for the payment of interest thereon in cash or Cash Equivalents prior to
the date that is six (6) months after the Maturity Date, and (F) such Indebtedness is subordinated in right of payment to the Obligations on terms and conditions reasonably satisfactory to Agent, (ii) Indebtedness that is in existence
prior to the date when a Person becomes a Subsidiary or that is secured by Equipment when acquired by Borrower or a Subsidiary, in each case, as part of a Permitted Acquisition, as long as such Indebtedness was not incurred in contemplation of such
Person becoming a Subsidiary or such Permitted Acquisition; provided that for both clauses (i) and (ii), after giving effect to such Permitted Acquisition on a pro forma basis, the Net Senior Leverage Ratio is no greater than the Net
Senior Leverage Ratio in effect immediately prior to such Permitted Acquisition;

(g) Permitted Contingent Obligations (excluding Permitted
Surety Bonds);

(h) Indebtedness under Permitted Surety Bonds that does not exceed $20,000,000 in the aggregate at any time;


(i) [Intentionally omitted];

(j)
Specified Unsecured Prepetition Debt in an aggregate original principal amount (excluding accrued and unpaid interest thereon) not to exceed $24,500,000;


(k) Refinancing Debt as long as each Refinancing Condition is satisfied;


(l) Intercompany Indebtedness of Borrower and its Subsidiaries to the extent permitted by Section 10.2.5; provided that any
such Indebtedness that is owed by an Obligor to a Subsidiary that is not an Obligor is subordinated to the Obligations pursuant to an Affiliate Subordination Agreement;


(m) financing of insurance premiums in the Ordinary Course of Business;


(n) Indebtedness incurred in respect of credit cards, credit card processing services, debit cards, stored value cards, purchase cards
(including so-called “procurement cards” or “P-cards”), or cash management services, netting services, overdraft protection, and other like services, in each case incurred in the Ordinary Course of Business;

 

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(o) unsecured Indebtedness owing to former employees, officers or directors (or any spouses,
ex-spouses, or estates of any of the foregoing) incurred in connection with the repurchase by Borrower of the Equity Interests of Borrower that have been issued to such Persons, so long as (i) no Default or Event of Default has occurred and is
continuing or would result from the incurrence of such Indebtedness and (ii) the aggregate amount of all such Indebtedness outstanding at any one time does not exceed $500,000; provided that any such Indebtedness shall be treated as a
Distribution and only be permitted to the extent permitted pursuant to Section 10.2.4;

(p) accrual of interest, accretion or
amortization of original issue discount, or the payment of interest in kind, in each case on Indebtedness that otherwise constitutes Indebtedness permitted under this Section 10.2.1;


(q) Indebtedness incurred by Subsidiaries that are not Obligors in an aggregate principal amount not to exceed $2,500,000;


(r) to the extent constituting Indebtedness, customary purchase price adjustments, earn outs, indemnification obligations, unsecured guarantees
thereof and similar items of Borrower or any of its Subsidiaries in connection with Permitted Acquisitions, other acquisitions of assets permitted hereunder or Permitted Asset Dispositions;


(s) Borrower and its Subsidiaries may enter into Hedging Agreements that are entered into in the Ordinary Course of Business and not for
speculative purposes; and

(t) Indebtedness that is not included in any of the preceding clauses of this Section 10.2.1, is not
secured by a Lien and does not exceed $5,000,000 in the aggregate at any time.

10.2.2 Permitted Liens. Create or suffer to exist
any Lien upon any of its Property, except the following (collectively, “Permitted Liens”):

(a) Liens in favor of Agent
for the benefit of the Secured Parties;

(b) Purchase Money Liens securing Permitted Purchase Money Debt;


(c) Liens for Taxes not yet due or being Properly Contested;


(d) statutory Liens (other than Liens for Taxes or imposed under ERISA) arising in the Ordinary Course of Business, but only if
(i) payment of the obligations secured thereby is not yet due or is being Properly Contested, and (ii) such Liens do not materially impair the value or use of the Property or materially impair operation of the business of Borrower or
Subsidiary;

(e) Liens incurred or deposits made in the Ordinary Course of Business to secure the performance of government tenders, bids,
contracts (other than Indebtedness), leases (other than Capital Leases), statutory obligations, surety and appeal bonds, performance bonds and other similar obligations, as long as such Liens are at all times junior to Agent’s Liens;

 

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(f) Liens arising in the Ordinary Course of Business that are subject to Lien Waivers;


(g) judgment Liens securing judgments not constituting an Event of Default;


(h) zoning restrictions, easements, rights-of-way, restrictions on use of real property, minor defects or irregularities of title and other
similar encumbrances that do not secure any monetary obligation incurred in the Ordinary Course of Business which do not interfere with the Ordinary Course of Business;


(i) any interest or title or right of a lessor or sub-lessor under any lease or sub-lease entered into in the Ordinary Course of Business and
covering only the assets so leased;

(j) normal and customary rights of setoff upon deposits in favor of depository institutions, and Liens
of a collecting bank on Payment Items in the course of collection;

(k) Liens on assets of an Excluded Subsidiary that secures Permitted
Debt of such Excluded Subsidiary;

(l) Liens securing Revolving Loan Obligations and Refinancing Debt in respect thereof, so long as the
holders of such Revolving Loan Obligations or Indebtedness remain subject to the Intercreditor Agreement;

(m) Liens existing as of the
Closing Date and shown on Schedule 10.2.2 and any extensions or renewals thereof in connection with any Refinancing Debt with respect to such Indebtedness secured by such Liens;


(n) pledges and deposits made in the Ordinary Course of Business in compliance with workmen’s compensation, unemployment insurance and
other social security laws and regulations;

(o) any license or sub-license entered into in the Ordinary Course of Business and not
interfering with such Obligor’s or its Subsidiaries’ conduct of its respective business, and the interest of any non-exclusive licensors under license agreements (including, for the avoidance of doubt, relating to Intellectual Property);

(p) Liens arising from precautionary UCC financing statements filed in connection with operating leases;


(q) Liens on cash earnest money deposits made in connection with Permitted Acquisitions or other acquisitions of assets permitted hereunder;

(r) Liens granted in the Ordinary Course of Business on the unearned portion of insurance premiums securing the financing of insurance
premiums to the extent the financing is permitted under Section 10.2.1(o) hereof;

 

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(s) Liens in favor of customs and revenue authorities arising as a matter of law to secure
payment of customs duties not yet delinquent in connection with the importation of goods in the Ordinary Course of Business; and

(t) other
Liens securing liabilities (other than Borrowed Money) in an aggregate amount not to exceed $5,000,000 at any time outstanding.

10.2.3
Revolver Usage. Permit the aggregate amount of outstanding Revolving Loans to exceed $0 on (x) the last Saturday of December of each Fiscal Year and (y) each day during a sixty
(60) consecutive day period that includes the last Saturday of December of such Fiscal Year< (>;
provided, however, that clauses (x) and (y) shall not apply with respect to the Fiscal <Year>Years ending December 29,
2018<,> and December 28, 2019; provided further that (1) the aggregate amount of
outstanding Revolving Loans shall not exceed $0 each day during a fourteen (14) consecutive day period that begins on or after December 15, 2018 and ends on or before January 31,
2019<).>, and (2) with respect to the Fiscal Year Ending December 28, 2019, (A) if the Junior Capital Raise Satisfaction Event has not occurred on or prior
December 28, 2019, the aggregate amount of outstanding Revolving Loans shall not exceed $10,000,000 on (i) the last Saturday of December of such Fiscal Year and (ii) each day during a twenty (20) consecutive day period that
includes the last Saturday of December of such Fiscal Year, and (B) if the Junior Capital Raise Satisfaction Event has occurred on or prior December 28, 2019, the aggregate amount of outstanding Revolving Loans shall not exceed $0 on
(i) the last Saturday of December of such Fiscal Year and (ii) each day during a thirty-five (35) consecutive day period that includes the last Saturday of December of such Fiscal Year.


10.2.4 Distributions; Upstream Payments. Declare or make any Distributions, except Upstream Payments; or create or suffer to exist any
encumbrance or restriction on the ability of a Subsidiary to make any Upstream Payment, except for restrictions under the Loan Documents, under the Revolving Loan Documents, under Applicable Law or in effect on the Closing Date as shown on
Schedule 9.1.15.

10.2.5 Restricted Investments. Make any Restricted Investment.


10.2.6 Disposition of Assets. Make any Asset Disposition, except a Permitted Asset Disposition, a disposition of Equipment under
Section 8.4.2, or a transfer of Property by a Subsidiary or Obligor to Borrower.

10.2.7 Capital Expenditures. Make
Capital Expenditures (a) in excess of $<21,000,000>12,500,000 in the aggregate during <Fiscal Year
2017>
the four (4) consecutive Fiscal Quarter period ending on March 30, 2019; (b) in excess of
$<19,000,000>12,500,000 in the aggregate during <Fiscal Year 2018>the four
(4) consecutive Fiscal Quarter period ending on June 29, 2019
; (c) in excess of $<17,000,000>12,500,000 in the aggregate during <Fiscal
Year 2019>
the four (4) consecutive Fiscal Quarter period ending on September 28, 2019; and (d) in excess of
$<15,000,000>10,000,000 in the aggregate during the <remaining Fiscal Years during the term of this Agreement; provided, however, that if the amount of
Capital Expenditures permitted to be made in any Fiscal Year exceeds the amount actually made, up to $4,000,000 of such excess may be carried forward to the next Fiscal Year.>
four
(4) consecutive Fiscal Quarter period ending on December 28, 2019.

 

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10.2.8 Restrictions on Payment of Certain Debt. Make any payments (whether voluntary
or mandatory, or a prepayment, redemption, retirement, defeasance or acquisition) with respect to any Indebtedness, except:

(a) regularly
scheduled payments of principal, interest and fees, but if such Indebtedness is Subordinated Debt, only to the extent permitted under any subordination agreement relating to such Indebtedness (and a Senior Officer of Borrower shall certify to Agent,
not less than five (5) Business Days prior to the date of payment, that all conditions under such agreement have been satisfied);

(b)
any prepayment in respect of such Indebtedness so long as the Payment Conditions are satisfied;

(c) any prepayments in connection with any
refinancing of Indebtedness otherwise permitted hereunder so long as the Refinancing Conditions are satisfied with respect to such Refinancing Debt;


(d) any payments upon conversion of any such Indebtedness into common stock of Borrower made solely in common stock of Borrower, in each case
in connection with such conversion; and

(e) payments in respect of the Revolving Loan Obligations.


10.2.9 Fundamental Changes.


(a) Merge, combine or consolidate with any Person, or liquidate or wind up or dissolve itself (or suffer any liquidation or dissolution), or
sell, lease, assign, transfer or otherwise dispose of, all or substantially all of its Property, business or assets, whether in a single transaction or in a series of related transactions, except for (i) mergers or consolidations of a
wholly-owned Subsidiary with another wholly-owned Subsidiary; provided that if any party to any such transaction is Borrower, the surviving entity of such transaction shall be Borrower; and if any party to any such transaction is an Obligor
that is not Borrower, the surviving entity of such transaction shall be an Obligor; (ii) mergers or consolidations of a wholly-owned Subsidiary into Borrower; (iii) sales, leases, transfers or other dispositions by a Subsidiary (the
Transferring Subsidiary”) of any or all of its assets (upon voluntary liquidation, winding up or dissolution (which shall be permitted so long as such Subsidiary’s assets are disposed of in accordance with this clause (iii))
or otherwise) to any other Subsidiary; provided that if such Transferring Subsidiary is a Subsidiary Guarantor, such sale, lease, transfer or disposition shall be to an Obligor and if such Transferring Subsidiary is a Subsidiary of Borrower, such
sale, lease, transfer or disposition shall be to Borrower; and (iv) Permitted Acquisitions.

(b) Solely in the case of an Obligor,
change its name or conduct business under any fictitious name; change its tax, charter or other organizational identification number; change its form or state of organization, except in each case under this clause (b) if (I) such Obligor
shall have given Agent ten (10) Business Days prior written notice thereof and (II) Agent shall have taken all steps reasonably deemed necessary by Agent to maintain the validity, enforceability, perfection and priority of Agent’s
security interest in the Collateral of such Obligor, and Obligor shall have executed and delivered such documents, instruments and agreements requested by Agent in connection therewith.

 

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10.2.10 Subsidiaries. Form or acquire any Subsidiary after the Closing Date, except
in accordance with Sections 10.1.14, 10.2.5 and 10.2.9; or permit any existing Subsidiary to issue any additional Equity Interests except directors’ qualifying shares.


10.2.11 Organic Documents. Amend, modify or otherwise change any of its Organic Documents, except in connection with a transaction
permitted under Section 10.2.9 or the deletion of Section 7 of the Amended and Restated Certificate of Incorporation of the Borrower.


10.2.12 Tax Consolidation. File or consent to the filing of any consolidated income tax return with any Person other than Borrower and
Subsidiaries.

10.2.13 Accounting Changes. Make any material change in accounting treatment or reporting practices, except as
required by GAAP and in accordance with Section 1.2; or change its Fiscal Year.

10.2.14 Restrictive Agreements. Become
a party to any Restrictive Agreement, except a Restrictive Agreement (a) in effect on the Closing Date; (b) relating to secured Indebtedness permitted hereunder, as long as the restrictions apply only to collateral for such Indebtedness;
(c) constituting customary restrictions on assignment in leases and other contracts; or (d) the Revolving Loan Documents (together with any refinancings, renewals, replacements or extensions thereof; provided that the Refinancing
Conditions are satisfied and the restrictions contained in the Refinancing Debt are no more restrictive than those contained in the agreements governing the Indebtedness being refinanced).


10.2.15 Hedging Agreements. Enter into any Hedging Agreement, except to hedge risks arising in the Ordinary Course of Business and not
for speculative purposes.

10.2.16 Conduct of Business. Engage in any business, other than its business as conducted on the Closing
Date and any activities incidental thereto.

10.2.17 Affiliate Transactions. Enter into or be party to any transaction with an
Affiliate, except (a) transactions expressly permitted by the Loan Documents; (b) payment of reasonable compensation to officers and employees for services actually rendered, and payment of customary directors’ fees and indemnities;
(c) transactions solely among Obligors; (d) transactions with Affiliates consummated prior to the Closing Date, as shown on Schedule 10.2.17; or (e) transactions with Affiliates in the Ordinary Course of Business, upon fair and
reasonable terms fully disclosed to Agent and no less favorable than would be obtained in a comparable arm’s-length transaction with a non-Affiliate.


10.2.18 Plans. Become party to any Multiemployer Plan or Foreign Plan, other than any in existence on the Closing Date or establish any
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10.2.19 Amendments to Debt.


(a) Amend, supplement or otherwise modify any document, instrument or agreement relating to any Subordinated Debt, if such modification
(i) increases the principal balance of such Indebtedness, or increases any required payment of principal or interest; (ii) accelerates the date on which any installment of principal or any interest is due, or adds any additional
redemption, put or prepayment provisions; (iii) shortens the final maturity date or otherwise accelerates amortization; (iv) increases the interest rate; (v) increases or adds any fees or charges; (vi) modifies any covenant in a
manner or adds any representation, covenant or default that is more onerous or restrictive in any material respect for Borrower or any Subsidiary, or that is otherwise materially adverse to Borrower, any Subsidiary or Lenders; or (vii) results
in the Obligations not constituting “Designated Senior Indebtedness” or “Senior Debt” (or any other defined term having a similar purpose) under, and as defined in, any indenture or other agreement related to such Subordinated
Debt, or otherwise not being fully benefited by the subordination provisions thereof.

(b) Amend, supplement or otherwise modify any of the
Revolving Loan Documents or Term Loan Facility, if such modification would contravene the provisions of the Intercreditor Agreement.

(c)
Amend, supplement or otherwise modify any document, instrument or agreement relating to the Specified Unsecured Prepetition Debt, if such modification shortens the final maturity or decreases the weighted average life thereof.


10.2.20 Term Priority Collateral Account. Deposit any proceeds of Term Priority Collateral in any Deposit Account other than the Term
Priority Collateral Account.

10.3 Financial Covenants.


10.3.1 Fixed Charge Coverage Ratio. <Maintain>Commencing
with the Fiscal Quarter ending December 28, 2019, maintain
as of the end of each Fiscal Quarter, a Fixed Charge Coverage Ratio of not less than <the ratio set forth
below>
1.25:1.0 for each four (4) consecutive Fiscal Quarter period then ended< set forth
below:>
.


10.3.2 Net Senior Leverage
Ratio. Commencing with the Fiscal Quarter ending March 30, 2019, maintain as of the end of each Fiscal Quarter, a Net Senior Leverage Ratio of not greater than the applicable ratio set forth below for each four (4) consecutive Fiscal
Quarter period then ended set forth below:

 

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Applicable Ratio

  

Applicable Period

For the Four (4) Consecutive Fiscal Quarter Periods Ending   

<1.25:1.0>If the Junior Capital Raise Satisfaction Event has
not occurred on or prior to the end of the applicable Fiscal Quarter:

 


Ratio

  

<For the four (4) consecutive Fiscal Quarter periods ending December 29, 2018, March 30, 2019 and June 29,
2019>
If the Junior Capital Raise Satisfaction Event has occurred on or prior to the end of the applicable Fiscal Quarter:


 

Ratio

March 30, 2019    <1.35>5.70:1.0    <For the four (4) consecutive Fiscal Quarter period ending September 28 2019>5.70:1.0
June 29, 2019    5.50:1.0    5.50:1.0
September 28, 2019    4.20:1.0    4.00:1.0
December 28, 2019    4.40:1.0    4.00:1.0
March 28, 2020    <1.4>4.15:1.0    <For the four (4) consecutive Fiscal Quarter period ending December 28 2019>3.75:1.0
June 27, 2020    4.00:1.0    3.75:1.0
September 26, 2020    <1.50>3.75:1.0    <For the four (4) consecutive Fiscal Quarter periods ending March 28, 2020, June 27, 2020 and September 26,
2020>
3.50:1.0
December 26, 2020    3.75:1.0    3.50:1.0
March 27, 2021    <1.55>3.50:1.0    <For the four (4) consecutive Fiscal Quarter periods ending December 26, 2020 and March 27, 2021>3.25:1.0
June 26, 2021    3.50:1.0    3.25:1.0
September 25, 2021    3.25:1.0    3.00:1.0
December 25, 2021 and the last day of each Fiscal Quarter thereafter    <1.6>3.00:1.0    <For the four (4) consecutive Fiscal Quarter periods ending June 26, 2021, September 25, 2021, December 25, 2021and March 26,
2022>
2.75:1.0

 

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10.3.3 10.3.2 <Net
Senior Leverage Ratio. Maintain>
Minimum EBITDA. Commencing with the Fiscal Quarter ending March 31, 2019, maintain as of the end of each Fiscal Quarter, a Net
Senior Leverage Ratio
EBITDA of not <greater>less than the
<ratio>applicable amount set forth below for each four (4) consecutive Fiscal Quarter period then ended set forth below:


 


















































































































































































Applicable Ratio

  

Applicable
Period

4.00:1.0   

<For the four (4) consecutive Fiscal Quarter periods ending July 1, 2017, September 30,
2017, December 30, 2017, March 31, 2018, June 30, 2018, September 29, 2018 and December 29, 2018>


Fiscal Quarter Ending

  

If the Junior Capital Raise Satisfaction Event has not occurred on or prior to the
end of the applicable Fiscal Quarter:

Minimum EBITDA

  

If the Junior Capital Raise Satisfaction Event has occurred on or prior to the end of
the applicable Fiscal Quarter:

Minimum EBITDA

   March 30, 2019    $28,000,000    $28,000,000
   June 29, 2019    $28,900,000    $28,900,000
   September 28, 2019    $39,000,000    $35,000,000
3.75:1.0    <For the four (4) consecutive Fiscal Quarter periods ending March 30, 2019, June 29, 2019, September 28, 2019 and >December 28, 2019    $42,000,000    $39,100,000
   March 28, 2020    $43,000,000    $40,000,000
   June 27, 2020    $43,000,000    $40,000,000
   September 26, 2020    $43,000,000    $40,000,000
3.25:1.0    <For the four (4) consecutive Fiscal Quarter periods ending March 28, 2020, June 27, 2020, September 26, 2020 and >December 26, 2020    $43,000,000    $40,000,000
2.75:1.0    <For the four (4) consecutive Fiscal Quarter periods ending >March 27, <2021, June 26, 2021, September 25, 2021 and December 25, >2021    $43,000,000    $40,000,000
2.50:1.0    <For the four (4) consecutive Fiscal Quarter period ending March>June 26,
<2022>2021
   $43,000,000    $40,000,000
   September 25, 2021    $43,000,000    $40,000,000
December 25, 2021 and the last day of each Fiscal Quarter thereafter    $43,000,000    $40,000,000

 

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10.3.4
Minimum Availability. Maintain at all times, on and after the Third Amendment Effective Date, Specified Availability (as defined in the Revolving Loan Agreement on the Third Amendment Effective
Date) in an amount of not less than the greater of (x) $12,500,000 and (y) 10% of the Commitments (as defined in the Revolving Loan Agreement on the Third Amendment Effective Date).


SECTION 11. EVENTS OF DEFAULT; REMEDIES ON DEFAULT


11.1 Events of Default. Each of the following shall be an “Event of Default” if it occurs for any reason
whatsoever, whether voluntary or involuntary, by operation of law or otherwise:

(a) Borrower fails to pay its Obligations when due
(whether at stated maturity, on demand, upon acceleration or otherwise);

(b) Any representation, warranty or other written statement of an
Obligor made in connection with any Loan Documents or transactions contemplated thereby is incorrect or misleading in any material respect when given;


(c) An Obligor breaches or fail to perform any covenant contained in Section 2.5, 8.1, 8.2.4, 8.2.5,
8.5, 8.6.2, 10.1.1, 10.1.2, 10.1.16, 10.2 or 10.3;

(d) An Obligor breaches or fails to
perform any other covenant contained in any Loan Documents, and such breach or failure is not cured within thirty (30) days after a Senior Officer of such Obligor has knowledge thereof or receives written notice thereof from Agent, whichever is
sooner; provided, however, that such notice and opportunity to cure shall not apply if the breach or failure to perform is not capable of being cured within such period or is a willful breach by an Obligor;


(e) A Guarantor repudiates, revokes or attempts to revoke its Guaranty; an Obligor or third party denies or contests the validity or
enforceability of any Loan Documents or Obligations, or the perfection or priority of any Lien granted to Agent; or any Loan Document ceases to be in full force or effect for any reason (other than a waiver or release by Agent and Lenders);


(f) Any breach or default of an Obligor occurs under (i) any Hedging Agreement with a net amount payable in excess of $2,500,000;
(ii) any instrument or agreement to which it is a party or by which it or any of its Properties is bound, relating to any Indebtedness (other than the Obligations) in excess of $2,500,000, if the maturity of or any payment with respect to such
Indebtedness may be accelerated or demanded due to such breach, in the case of clause (i) and (ii) after giving effect to any applicable grace periods; or (iii) any “Event of Default” under and as defined in the Revolving
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(g) Any judgment or order for the payment of money is entered against an Obligor in an
amount that exceeds, individually or cumulatively with all unsatisfied judgments or orders against all Obligors, $5,000,000 (net of insurance coverage therefor that has not been denied by the insurer), unless a stay of enforcement of such judgment
or order is in effect, by reason of a pending appeal or otherwise;

(h) A loss, theft, damage or destruction occurs with respect to any
Collateral if the amount not covered by insurance exceeds $2,500,000;

(i) An Obligor is enjoined, restrained or in any way prevented by
any Governmental Authority from conducting any material part of its business; an Obligor suffers the loss, revocation or termination of any material license, permit, lease or agreement necessary to its business; there is a cessation of any material
part of an Obligor’s business for a material period of time; any material Collateral or Property of an Obligor is taken or impaired through condemnation; an Obligor agrees to or commences any liquidation, dissolution or winding up of its
affairs except as expressly permitted by Section 10.2.9;

(j) An Insolvency Proceeding is commenced by an Obligor; an Obligor
makes an offer of settlement, extension or composition to its unsecured creditors generally; a trustee is appointed to take possession of any substantial Property of or to operate any of the business of an Obligor; or an Insolvency Proceeding is
commenced against an Obligor and: such Obligor consents to institution of the proceeding, the petition commencing the proceeding is not timely contested by such Obligor, the petition is not dismissed within thirty (30) days after filing, or an
order for relief is entered in the proceeding;

(k) (A) An ERISA Event occurs with respect to a Pension Plan or Multiemployer Plan;
(B) an Obligor or ERISA Affiliate fails to pay when due any installment payment with respect to its withdrawal liability under Section 4201 of ERISA under a Multiemployer Plan; or (C) any event similar to the foregoing occurs or
exists with respect to a Foreign Plan, that in each of clauses (A) through (C), has resulted or would reasonably be expected to result in a Material Adverse Effect; or


(l) A Change of Control occurs.


11.2 Remedies upon Default. If an Event of Default described in Section 11.1(j) occurs with respect to Borrower, then
to the extent permitted by Applicable Law, all Obligations shall become automatically due and payable and all Commitments shall terminate, without any action by Agent or notice of any kind. In addition, or if any other Event of Default exists, Agent
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(a) declare any Obligations immediately due and payable, whereupon they shall be due and
payable without diligence, presentment, demand, protest or notice of any kind, all of which are hereby waived by Borrower to the fullest extent permitted by law;


(b) terminate, reduce or condition any Commitment;


(c) require Obligors to Cash Collateralize their Obligations that are contingent or not yet due and payable; and


(d) exercise any other rights or remedies afforded under any agreement, by law, at equity or otherwise, including the rights and remedies of a
secured party under the UCC. Such rights and remedies include the rights to (i) take possession of any Collateral; (ii) require Borrower to assemble Collateral, at Borrower’s expense, and make it available to Agent at a place
designated by Agent; (iii) enter any premises where Collateral is located and store Collateral on such premises until sold (and if the premises are owned or leased by Borrower, Borrower agrees not to charge for such storage); and (iv) sell
or otherwise dispose of any Collateral in its then condition, or after any further manufacturing or processing thereof, at public or private sale, with such notice as may be required by Applicable Law, in lots or in bulk, at such locations, all as
Agent, in its discretion, deems advisable. Borrower agrees that ten (10) days’ notice of any proposed sale or other disposition of Collateral by Agent shall be reasonable and that any sale conducted on the internet or to a licensor of
Intellectual Property shall be commercially reasonable. Agent may conduct sales on any Obligor’s premises, without charge, and any sale may be adjourned from time to time in accordance with Applicable Law. Agent shall have the right to sell,
lease or otherwise dispose of any Collateral for cash, credit or any combination thereof, and Agent may purchase any Collateral at public or, if permitted by law, private sale and, in lieu of actual payment of the purchase price, may credit bid and
set off the amount of such price against the Obligations.

11.3 License . For purpose of enabling Agent to exercise rights
and remedies under this Agreement and the other Loan Documents at such time as Agent shall lawfully be entitled to exercise such rights and remedies, each Obligor hereby grants to Agent an irrevocable, non-exclusive license, sub-license or other
right to use, license or sub-license and otherwise exploit (without payment of royalty or other compensation to any Person) any or all Intellectual Property owned by Obligors; provided, however, that such license (i) shall be
subject to those exclusive licenses granted by Obligors in effect on the date hereof and those granted by any Obligor hereafter, to the extent conflicting, (ii) may be exercised, at the option of Agent, only upon the occurrence and during the
continuation of an Event of Default, provided, further, that any license, sublicense or other transaction entered into by Agent in accordance herewith shall be binding upon Obligor notwithstanding any subsequent cure of an Event of Default and
(iii) shall apply to the use of the trademarks or service marks in connection with goods and services of similar type and quality to those theretofore sold by such Obligor under such trademark or service mark. The foregoing license or
sublicense shall include access to all media in which any of the licensed or sublicensed items may be recorded or stored and to all computer programs used for the compilation or printout thereof, subject to and solely to the extent permitted by any
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11.4 Setoff. At any time during an Event of Default, Agent, Lenders, and any
of their Affiliates are authorized, to the fullest extent permitted by Applicable Law, to set off and apply any and all deposits (general or special, time or demand, provisional or final, in whatever currency) at any time held and other obligations
(in whatever currency) at any time owing by Agent, such Lender or such Affiliate to or for the credit or the account of an Obligor against its Obligations, whether or not Agent, such Lender or such Affiliate shall have made any demand under this
Agreement or any other Loan Document and although such Obligations may be contingent or unmatured or are owed to a branch or office of Agent, such Lender or such Affiliate different from the branch or office holding such deposit or obligated on such
indebtedness. The rights of Agent, each Lender and each such Affiliate under this Section 11.4 are in addition to other rights and remedies (including other rights of setoff) that such Person may have.


11.5 Remedies Cumulative; No Waiver.


11.5.1 Cumulative Rights. All agreements, warranties, guaranties, indemnities and other undertakings of Obligors under the Loan
Documents are cumulative and not in derogation of each other. The rights and remedies of Agent and Lenders under the Loan Documents are cumulative, may be exercised at any time and from time to time, concurrently or in any order, and are not
exclusive of any other rights or remedies available by agreement, by law, at equity or otherwise. All such rights and remedies shall continue in full force and effect until Full Payment of all Obligations.


11.5.2 Waivers. No waiver or course of dealing shall be established by (a) the failure or delay of Agent or any Lender to require
strict performance by any Obligor under any Loan Document, or to exercise any rights or remedies with respect to Collateral or otherwise; (b) the making of any Loan during a Default, Event of Default or other failure to satisfy any conditions
precedent; or (c) acceptance by Agent or any Lender of any payment or performance by an Obligor under any Loan Documents in a manner other than that specified therein. Any failure to satisfy a financial covenant on a measurement date shall not
be cured or remedied by satisfaction of such covenant on a subsequent date.

SECTION 12. AGENT


12.1 Appointment, Authority and Duties of Agent.


12.1.1 Appointment and Authority. Each Secured Party appoints and designates TCW as Agent under all Loan Documents. Agent may, and each
Secured Party authorizes Agent to, enter into all Loan Documents to which Agent is intended to be a party and accept all Security Documents. Any action taken by Agent in accordance with the provisions of the Loan Documents, and the exercise by Agent
of any rights or remedies set forth therein, together with all other powers reasonably incidental thereto, shall be authorized by and binding upon all Secured Parties. Without limiting the generality of the foregoing, Agent shall have the sole and
exclusive authority to (a) act as the disbursing and collecting agent for Lenders with respect to all payments and collections arising in connection with the Loan Documents; (b) execute and deliver as Agent each Loan Document, including
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Document; (c) act as collateral agent for Secured Parties for purposes of perfecting and administering Liens under the Loan Documents, and for all other purposes stated therein;
(d) manage, supervise or otherwise deal with Collateral; and (e) take any Enforcement Action or otherwise exercise any rights or remedies with respect to any Collateral or under any Loan Documents, Applicable Law or otherwise. Agent alone
shall be authorized to determine eligibility and applicable advance rates under the Borrowing Base, whether to impose or release any reserve, or whether any conditions to funding have been satisfied, which determinations and judgments, if exercised
in good faith, shall exonerate Agent from liability to any Secured Party or other Person for any error in judgment.

12.1.2 Duties.
The title of “Agent” is used solely as a matter of market custom and the duties of Agent are administrative in nature only. Agent has no duties except those expressly set forth in the Loan Documents, and in no event does Agent have any
agency, fiduciary or implied duty to or relationship with any Secured Party or other Person by reason of any Loan Document or related transaction. The conferral upon Agent of any right shall not imply a duty to exercise such right, unless instructed
to do so by Lenders in accordance with this Agreement.

12.1.3 Agent Professionals. Agent may perform its duties through agents and
employees. Agent may consult with and employ Agent Professionals, and shall be entitled to act upon, and shall be fully protected in any action taken in good faith reliance upon, any advice given by an Agent Professional. Agent shall not be
responsible for the negligence or misconduct of any agents, employees or Agent Professionals selected by it with reasonable care.

12.1.4
Instructions of Required Lenders. The rights and remedies conferred upon Agent under the Loan Documents may be exercised without the necessity of joining any other party, unless required by Applicable Law. In determining compliance with a
condition for any action hereunder, including satisfaction of any condition in Section 6, Agent may presume that the condition is satisfactory to a Secured Party unless Agent has received notice to the contrary from such Secured Party
before Agent takes the action. Agent may request instructions from Required Lenders or other Secured Parties with respect to any act (including the failure to act) in connection with any Loan Documents or Collateral, and may seek assurances to its
satisfaction from Secured Parties of their indemnification obligations against Claims that could be incurred by Agent. Agent may refrain from any act until it has received such instructions or assurances, and shall not incur liability to any Person
by reason of so refraining. Instructions of Required Lenders shall be binding upon all Secured Parties, and no Secured Party shall have any right of action whatsoever against Agent as a result of Agent acting or refraining from acting pursuant to
instructions of Required Lenders. Notwithstanding the foregoing, instructions by and consent of specific parties shall be required to the extent provided in Section 14.1.1. In no event shall Agent be required to take any action that it
determines in its discretion is contrary to Applicable Law or any Loan Documents or could subject any Agent Indemnitee to liability.

12.2
Agreements Regarding Collateral and Borrower Materials.

12.2.1 Lien Releases; Care of Collateral. Secured Parties
authorize Agent to release any Lien with respect to any Collateral (a) upon Full Payment of the Obligations; (b) that is the subject of a disposition or Lien that Borrower certifies in writing is a Permitted Asset

 

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Disposition or Permitted Lien entitled to priority over Agent’s Liens (and Agent may rely conclusively on any such certificate without further inquiry); (c) that does not constitute a
material part of the Collateral; or (d) subject to Section 14.1, with the consent of Required Lenders. Secured Parties authorize Agent to subordinate its Liens to any Purchase Money Lien or other Lien entitled to priority hereunder.
Agent has no obligation to assure that any Collateral exists or is owned by an Obligor, or is cared for, protected or insured, nor to assure that Agent’s Liens have been properly created, perfected or enforced, or are entitled to any particular
priority, nor to exercise any duty of care with respect to any Collateral.

12.2.2 Possession of Collateral. Agent and Secured
Parties appoint each Lender as agent (for the benefit of Secured Parties) for the purpose of perfecting Liens in any Collateral held or controlled by such Lender, to the extent such Liens are perfected by possession or control. If any Lender obtains
possession or control of any Collateral, it shall notify Agent thereof and, promptly upon Agent’s request, deliver such Collateral to Agent or otherwise deal with it in accordance with Agent’s instructions.


12.2.3 Reports. Agent shall promptly provide to Lenders, when complete, any examination or report prepared for Agent with respect to any
Obligor (“Report”). Reports and other Borrower Materials may be made available to Lenders by providing access to them on the Platform, but Agent shall not be responsible for system failures or access issues that may occur from time
to time. Each Lender agrees (a) that Reports are not intended to be comprehensive examinations or reports, and that Agent or any other Person performing an examination or report will inspect only limited information and will rely significantly
upon Borrower’s books, records and representations; (b) that Agent makes no representation or warranty as to the accuracy or completeness of any Borrower Materials and shall not be liable for any information contained in or omitted from
any Borrower Materials, including any Report; and (c) to keep all Borrower Materials confidential and strictly for such Lender’s internal use, not to distribute any Report or other Borrower Materials (or the contents thereof) to any Person
(except to such Lender’s Participants, attorneys and accountants), and to use all Borrower Materials solely for administration of the Obligations. Each Lender shall indemnify and hold harmless Agent and any other Person preparing a Report from
any action such Lender may take as a result of or any conclusion it may draw from any Borrower Materials, as well as from any Claims arising as a direct or indirect result of Agent furnishing same to such Lender, via the Platform or otherwise.


12.3 Reliance By Agent. Agent shall be entitled to rely, and shall be fully protected in relying, upon any certification, notice
or other communication (including those by telephone, telex, telegram, telecopy or e-mail) believed by it to be genuine and correct and to have been signed, sent or made by the proper Person. Agent shall have a reasonable and practicable amount of
time to act upon any instruction, notice or other communication under any Loan Document, and shall not be liable for any delay in acting.


12.4 Action Upon Default. Agent shall not be deemed to have knowledge of any Default or Event of Default, or of any failure to
satisfy any conditions in Section 6, unless it has received written notice from Borrower or Required Lenders specifying the occurrence and nature thereof. If any Lender acquires knowledge of a Default, Event of Default or failure of such
conditions, it shall promptly notify Agent and the other Lenders thereof in writing. Each Secured Party agrees that, except as otherwise provided in any Loan Documents or with the written consent of Agent and Required Lenders, it will not take any
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12.5 Ratable Sharing. If any Lender obtains any payment or reduction of any
Obligation, whether through set-off or otherwise, in excess of its ratable share of such Obligation, such Lender shall forthwith purchase from Secured Parties participations in the affected Obligation as are necessary to share the excess payment or
reduction on a pro rata basis or in accordance with Section 5.5.2, as applicable. If any of such payment or reduction is thereafter recovered from the purchasing Lender, the purchase shall be rescinded and the purchase price restored to
the extent of such recovery, but without interest. Notwithstanding the foregoing, if a Defaulting Lender obtains a payment or reduction of any Obligation, it shall immediately turn over the full amount thereof to Agent for application under
Section 4.2.2 and it shall provide a written statement to Agent describing the Obligation affected by such payment or reduction. No Lender shall set off against a Dominion Account without Agent’s prior consent.


12.6 Indemnification. EACH SECURED PARTY SHALL INDEMNIFY AND HOLD HARMLESS AGENT INDEMNITEES, TO THE EXTENT NOT REIMBURSED BY
OBLIGORS, ON A PRO RATA BASIS, AGAINST ALL CLAIMS THAT MAY BE INCURRED BY OR ASSERTED AGAINST ANY SUCH INDEMNITEE; PROVIDED THAT ANY CLAIM AGAINST AN AGENT INDEMNITEE RELATES TO OR ARISES FROM ITS ACTING AS OR FOR AGENT (IN THE CAPACITY OF
AGENT); PROVIDED FURTHER THAT NO SECURED PARTY SHALL HAVE ANY OBLIGATION TO INDEMNIFY ANY AGENT INDEMNITEE HEREUNDER TO THE EXTENT THAT SUCH CLAIM IS DETERMINED IN A FINAL, NON-APPEALABLE JUDGMENT BY A COURT OF COMPETENT JURISDICTION
TO RESULT FROM THE GROSS NEGLIGENCE OR WILLFUL MISCONDUCT OF SUCH AGENT INDEMNITEE. In Agent’s discretion, it may reserve for any Claims made against an Agent Indemnitee, and may satisfy any judgment, order or settlement relating thereto, from
proceeds of Collateral prior to making any distribution of Collateral proceeds to Secured Parties. If Agent is sued by any receiver, trustee or other Person for any alleged preference or fraudulent transfer, then any monies paid by Agent in
settlement or satisfaction of such proceeding, together with all interest, costs and expenses (including attorneys’ fees) incurred in the defense of same, shall be promptly reimbursed to Agent by each Secured Party to the extent of its pro rata
share.

12.7 Limitation on Responsibilities of Agent. Agent shall not be liable to any Secured Party for any action taken or
omitted to be taken under the Loan Documents, except for losses directly and solely caused by Agent’s gross negligence or willful misconduct. Agent does not assume any responsibility for any failure or delay in performance or any breach by any
Obligor, Lender or other Secured Party of any obligations under the Loan Documents. Agent does not make any express or implied representation, warranty or guarantee to Secured Parties with respect to any Obligations, Collateral, Liens, Loan
Documents or Obligor. No Agent Indemnitee shall be responsible to Secured Parties for any recitals, statements, information, representations or warranties contained in any Loan Documents or Borrower Materials; the execution, validity, genuineness,
effectiveness or enforceability of any Loan Documents; the genuineness, enforceability, collectability, value, sufficiency, location or existence of any Collateral, or the validity, extent, perfection or priority of any Lien therein; the validity,
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results of operations, business, creditworthiness or legal status of any Obligor or Account Debtor. No Agent Indemnitee shall have any obligation to any Secured Party to ascertain or inquire into
the existence of any Default or Event of Default, the observance by any Obligor of any terms of the Loan Documents, or the satisfaction of any conditions precedent contained in any Loan Documents.


12.8 Successor Agent and Co-Agents.


12.8.1 Resignation; Successor Agent. Agent may resign at any time by giving at least thirty (30) days written notice thereof to
Lenders and Borrower. Required Lenders may appoint a successor to replace the resigning Agent, which successor shall be (a) a Lender or an Affiliate of a Lender; or (b) a financial institution reasonably acceptable to Required Lenders and
(provided no Default or Event of Default exists) Borrower. If no successor agent is appointed prior to the effective date of Agent’s resignation, then Agent may appoint a successor agent that is a financial institution acceptable to it (which
shall be a Lender unless no Lender accepts the role) or in the absence of such appointment, Required Lenders shall on such date assume all rights and duties of Agent hereunder. Upon acceptance by any successor Agent of its appointment hereunder,
such successor Agent shall thereupon succeed to and become vested with all the powers and duties of the retiring Agent without further act. On the effective date of its resignation, the retiring Agent shall be discharged from its duties and
obligations hereunder but shall continue to have all rights and protections under the Loan Documents with respect to actions taken or omitted to be taken by it while Agent, including the indemnification set forth in Sections 12.6 and
14.2, and all rights and protections under this Section 12. Any successor to TCW by merger or acquisition of stock or this loan shall continue to be Agent hereunder without further act on the part of any Secured Party or Obligor.

12.8.2 Co-Collateral Agent. If appropriate under Applicable Law, Agent may appoint a Person to serve as a co-collateral agent or
separate collateral agent under any Loan Document. Each right, remedy and protection intended to be available to Agent under the Loan Documents shall also be vested in such agent. Secured Parties shall execute and deliver any instrument or agreement
that Agent may request to effect such appointment. If any such agent shall die, dissolve, become incapable of acting, resign or be removed, then all the rights and remedies of the agent, to the extent permitted by Applicable Law, shall vest in and
be exercised by Agent until appointment of a new agent.

12.9 Due Diligence and Non-Reliance. Each Lender acknowledges and
agrees that it has, independently and without reliance upon Agent or any other Lenders, and based upon such documents, information and analyses as it has deemed appropriate, made its own credit analysis of each Obligor and its own decision to enter
into this Agreement and to fund the Loans hereunder. Each Secured Party has made such inquiries as it feels necessary concerning the Loan Documents, Collateral and Obligors. Each Secured Party acknowledges and agrees that the other Secured Parties
have made no representations or warranties concerning any Obligor, any Collateral or the legality, validity, sufficiency or enforceability of any Loan Documents or Obligations. Each Secured Party will, independently and without reliance upon any
other Secured Party, and based upon such financial statements, documents and information as it deems appropriate at the time, continue to make and rely upon its own credit decisions in making the Loans, and in taking or refraining from any action
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notices, reports and other information expressly requested by a Lender, Agent shall have no duty or responsibility to provide any Secured Party with any notices, reports or certificates furnished
to Agent by any Obligor or any credit or other information concerning the affairs, financial condition, business or Properties of any Obligor (or any of its Affiliates) which may come into possession of Agent or its Affiliates.


12.10 Remittance of Payments and Collections.


12.10.1 Remittances Generally. All payments by any Lender to Agent shall be made by the time and on the day set forth in this Agreement,
in immediately available funds. If no time for payment is specified or if payment is due on demand by Agent and request for payment is made by Agent by 1:00 p.m. on a Business Day, payment shall be made by Lender not later than 3:00 p.m. on such
day, and if request is made after 1:00 p.m., then payment shall be made by 11:00 a.m. on the next Business Day. Payment by Agent to any Secured Party shall be made by wire transfer, in the type of funds received by Agent. Any such payment shall be
subject to Agent’s right of offset for any amounts due from such payee under the Loan Documents.

12.10.2 Failure to Pay. If
any Secured Party fails to pay any amount when due by it to Agent pursuant to the terms hereof, such amount shall bear interest, from the due date until paid in full, at the rate determined by Agent as customary for interbank compensation for two
(2) Business Days and thereafter at the Default Rate for Prime Rate Loans. In no event shall Borrower be entitled to receive credit for any interest paid by a Secured Party to Agent.


12.10.3 Recovery of Payments. If Agent pays an amount to a Secured Party in the expectation that a related payment will be received by
Agent from an Obligor and such related payment is not received, then Agent may recover such amount from the Secured Party. If Agent determines that an amount received by it must be returned or paid to an Obligor or other Person pursuant to
Applicable Law or otherwise, then Agent shall not be required to distribute such amount to any Secured Party. If any amounts received and applied by Agent to Obligations held by a Secured Party are later required to be returned by Agent pursuant to
Applicable Law, such Secured Party shall pay to Agent, on demand, its share of the amounts required to be returned.

12.11 Individual
Capacities
. As a Lender, TCW shall have the same rights and remedies under the Loan Documents as any other Lender, and the terms “Lenders,” “Required Lenders” or any similar term shall include TCW in its capacity as a
Lender. Agent, Lenders and their Affiliates may accept deposits from, lend money to, act as financial or other advisor to, and generally engage in any kind of business with, Obligors and their Affiliates, as if they were not Agent or Lenders
hereunder, without any duty to account therefor to any Secured Party. In their individual capacities, Agent, Lenders and their Affiliates may receive information regarding Obligors, their Affiliates and their Account Debtors (including information
subject to confidentiality obligations), and shall have no obligation to provide such information to any Secured Party.

12.12 No
Third Party Beneficiaries
. This Section 12 is an agreement solely among Secured Parties and Agent, and shall survive Full Payment of the Obligations. This Section 12 does not confer any rights or benefits upon
Borrower or any other Person. As between Borrower and Agent, any action that Agent may take under any Loan Documents or with respect to any Obligations shall be conclusively presumed to have been authorized and directed by Secured Parties.

 

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12.13 Intercreditor Agreement. Each Lender hereunder (a) consents to the
subordination of Liens provided for in the Intercreditor Agreement; (b) agrees that it will be bound by, and will take no actions contrary to, the provisions of the Intercreditor Agreement; (c) authorizes and instructs Agent to enter into
the Intercreditor Agreement as Term Loan Agent on behalf of such holder of “Term Loan Obligations” (as defined therein); and (d) acknowledges (or is deemed to acknowledge) that a copy of the Intercreditor Agreement was delivered, or
made available, to such Lender. Each Lender hereby acknowledges that it has received and reviewed the Intercreditor Agreement.

SECTION 13. BENEFIT OF
AGREEMENT; ASSIGNMENTS

13.1 Successors and Assigns. This Agreement shall be binding upon and inure to the benefit of
Borrower, Agent, Lenders, Secured Parties, and their respective successors and assigns, except that (a) Borrower shall have no right to assign its rights or delegate its obligations under any Loan Documents; and (b) any assignment by a
Lender must be made in compliance with Section 13.3. Agent may treat the Person which made any Loan as the owner thereof for all purposes until such Person makes an assignment in accordance with Section 13.3. Any
authorization or consent of a Lender shall be conclusive and binding on any subsequent transferee or assignee of such Lender.

13.2
Participations.

13.2.1 Permitted Participants; Effect. Subject to Section 13.3.3, any Lender may,
sell to a financial institution (“Participant”) a participating interest in the rights and obligations of such Lender under any Loan Documents. Despite any sale by a Lender of participating interests to a Participant, such
Lender’s obligations under the Loan Documents shall remain unchanged, it shall remain solely responsible to the other parties hereto for performance of such obligations, it shall remain the holder of its Loans and Commitments for all purposes,
all amounts payable by Borrower shall be determined as if it had not sold such participating interests, and Borrower and Agent shall continue to deal solely and directly with such Lender in connection with the Loan Documents. Each Lender shall be
solely responsible for notifying its Participants of any matters under the Loan Documents, and Agent and the other Lenders shall not have any obligation or liability to any such Participant. A Participant that would be a Foreign Lender if it were a
Lender shall not be entitled to the benefits of Section 5.8 unless Borrower agrees otherwise in writing.

13.2.2 Voting
Rights
. Each Lender shall retain the sole right to approve, without the consent of any Participant, any amendment, waiver or other modification of a Loan Document other than that which forgives principal, interest or fees, reduces the stated
interest rate or fees payable with respect to any Loan or Commitment in which such Participant has an interest, postpones the Maturity Date or any date fixed for any regularly scheduled payment of principal, interest or fees on such Loan or
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13.2.3 Participant Register. Each Lender that sells a participation shall, acting
solely for this purpose as an agent of Borrower, maintain a register in which it enters the Participant’s name, address and interest in Commitments and Loans (and stated interest). Entries in the register shall be conclusive, absent manifest
error, and such Lender shall treat each Person recorded in the register as the owner of the participation for all purposes, notwithstanding any notice to the contrary. No Lender shall have an obligation to disclose any information in such register
except to the extent necessary to establish that a Participant’s interest is in registered form under the Code.

13.2.4 Benefit of
Setoff
. Borrower agrees that each Participant shall have a right of set-off in respect of its participating interest to the same extent as if such interest were owing directly to a Lender, and each Lender shall also retain the right of set-off
with respect to any participating interests sold by it. By exercising any right of set-off, a Participant agrees to share with Lenders all amounts received through its set-off, in accordance with Section 12.5 as if such Participant were
a Lender.

13.3 Assignments.


13.3.1 Permitted Assignments. A Lender may assign to an Eligible Assignee any of its rights and obligations under the Loan Documents, as
long as (a) each assignment is of a constant, and not a varying, percentage of the transferor Lender’s rights and obligations under the Loan Documents and, in the case of a partial assignment, is in a minimum principal amount of $5,000,000
(unless otherwise agreed by Agent in its discretion) and integral multiples of $1,000,000 in excess of that amount; (b) except in the case of an assignment in whole of a Lender’s rights and obligations, the aggregate amount of the
Commitments retained by the transferor Lender is at least $5,000,000 (unless otherwise agreed by Agent in its discretion); and (c) the parties to each such assignment shall execute and deliver to Agent, for its acceptance and recording, an
Assignment and Acceptance. Nothing herein shall limit the right of a Lender to pledge or assign any rights under the Loan Documents to secure obligations of such Lender, including a pledge or assignment to a Federal Reserve Bank; provided,
however, that no such pledge or assignment shall release the Lender from its obligations hereunder nor substitute the pledge or assignee for such Lender as a party hereto.


13.3.2 Effect; Effective Date. Upon delivery to Agent of an executed Assignment Agreement, assignment notice in the form of Exhibit
B
and a processing fee of $3,500 (unless otherwise agreed by Agent in its discretion), and to the extent that the Eligible Assignee is not an existing Lender, an administrative questionnaire satisfactory to Agent and all such documentation and
other information with respect to the assignee that is required by regulatory authorities under applicable “know your customer” and anti-money laundering rules and regulations, including the Patriot Act, the Agent shall record the
assignment in the Register in accordance with this Section 13.3.4, and as long as the assignment is also in compliance with this Section 13.3. The assignment shall become effective upon said recordation in the Register. From such effective
date, the Eligible Assignee shall for all purposes be a Lender under the Loan Documents, and shall have all rights and obligations of a Lender thereunder; provided, that such

 

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Eligible Assignee (for the avoidance of doubt, including any Eligible Assignee that is already a Lender hereunder at the time of assignment) shall not be entitled to receive any greater payment
under Section 5.8 than that which its assignor would have been entitled to receive had no such assignment occurred, except to the extent such entitlement to receive a greater payment results from a Change in Law that occurs after such
assignment. Upon consummation of an assignment, the transferor Lender, Agent and Borrower shall make appropriate arrangements for issuance of replacement and/or new notes, if applicable.


13.3.3 Certain Assignees. No assignment or participation may be made to Borrower, an Affiliate of Borrower, Defaulting Lender or a
natural person. Any assignment by a Defaulting Lender shall be effective only upon payment by the Eligible Assignee or Defaulting Lender to Agent of an aggregate amount sufficient, upon distribution (through direct payment, purchases of
participations or other compensating actions as Agent deems appropriate), to satisfy all funding and payment liabilities then owing by the Defaulting Lender hereunder. If an assignment by a Defaulting Lender shall become effective under Applicable
Law for any reason without compliance with the foregoing sentence, then the assignee shall be deemed a Defaulting Lender for all purposes until such compliance occurs.


13.3.4 Register. Agent, acting solely for this purpose as an agent of Borrower, shall maintain (a) a copy (or electronic
equivalent) of each Assignment and Acceptance delivered to it, and (b) a register for recordation of the names, addresses and Commitments of, and the Loans and interest owing to, each Lender. Entries in the register shall be conclusive, absent
manifest error, and Borrower, Agent and Lenders shall treat each Person recorded in such register as a Lender for all purposes under the Loan Documents, notwithstanding any notice to the contrary. The register shall be available for inspection by
Borrower or any Lender (with respect to any such Lender’s Loans), from time to time upon reasonable notice.

SECTION 14. MISCELLANEOUS


14.1 Consents, Amendments and Waivers.


14.1.1 Amendment. No modification of any Loan Document, including any extension or amendment of a Loan Document or any waiver of a
Default or Event of Default, shall be effective without the prior written agreement of Agent (with the consent of Required Lenders) and each Obligor party to such Loan Document; provided, however, that


(a) without the prior written consent of Agent, no modification shall alter any provision in a Loan Document that relates to any rights, duties
or discretion of Agent;

(b) without the prior written consent of each affected Lender, including a Defaulting Lender, no modification
shall (i) increase the Commitment of such Lender; (ii) reduce the amount of, or waive or delay payment of, any principal, interest or fees payable to such Lender; (iii) extend the Maturity Date; or (iv) amend this clause (c);

(c) without the prior written consent of all Lenders (except any Defaulting Lender), no modification shall (i) alter
Section 2.4 or 14.1.1; (ii) amend the definition of Required Lenders; (iii) release all or substantially all Collateral; (iv) except in connection with a merger, disposition or similar transaction expressly
permitted hereby, release any Obligor from liability for any Obligations;

 

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(d) Agent and Borrower may amend any Loan Document (i) to correct administrative errors
or omissions, or to effect administrative changes that are not adverse to any Lender, (ii) to correct, amend, cure any ambiguity, inconsistency, defect or correct any typographical error or other manifest error in this Agreement or any other
Loan Document, (iii) to comply with local law or advice of local counsel in respect of a Security Document or (iv) to cause a Security Document to be consistent with this Agreement and other Loan Documents. Notwithstanding anything to the
contrary contained herein, such amendment shall become effective without any further consent of any other party to such Loan Document if the same is not objected to in writing by the Required Lenders within five (5) Business Days following
receipt of notice thereof.

14.1.2 Limitations. The agreement of Borrower shall not be required for any modification of a Loan
Document that deals solely with the rights and duties of Lenders and/or Agent as among themselves. Only the consent of the parties to any agreement relating to fees shall be required for modification of such agreement. Any waiver or consent granted
by Agent or Lenders hereunder shall be effective only if in writing and only for the matter specified.

14.1.3 Payment for Consents.
Borrower will not, directly or indirectly, pay any remuneration or other thing of value, whether by way of additional interest, fee or otherwise, to any Lender (in its capacity as a Lender hereunder) as consideration for agreement by such Lender
with any modification of any Loan Documents, unless such remuneration or value is concurrently paid, on the same terms, on a Pro Rata basis to all Lenders providing their consent.


14.2 Indemnity. BORROWER SHALL INDEMNIFY AND HOLD HARMLESS THE INDEMNITEES AGAINST ANY CLAIMS THAT MAY BE INCURRED BY OR ASSERTED
AGAINST ANY INDEMNITEE, INCLUDING CLAIMS ASSERTED BY ANY OBLIGOR OR OTHER PERSON OR ARISING FROM THE NEGLIGENCE OF AN INDEMNITEE. In no event shall any party to a Loan Document have any obligation thereunder to indemnify or hold harmless an
Indemnitee with respect to a Claim that is determined in a final, non-appealable judgment by a court of competent jurisdiction to result from the gross negligence or willful misconduct of such Indemnitee.


14.3 Notices and Communications.


14.3.1 Notice Address. Subject to Section 5.1.4, all notices and other communications by or to a party hereto shall be in
writing and shall be given, if to Borrower, to it at School Specialty, Inc., W6316 Design Drive; Greenville, WI 54942; Attn: Chief Financial Officer; Telecopy (920) 882-5863, and, if to any other Person, at its address shown on the signature
pages hereof (or, in the case of a Person who becomes a Lender after the Closing Date, at the address shown on its Assignment and Acceptance), or at such other address as a party may hereafter specify by notice in accordance with this
Section 14.3. Each communication shall be effective only (a) if given by facsimile transmission, when transmitted to the applicable facsimile number, if confirmation of receipt is received; (b) if given by mail, three
(3) Business Days after deposit in the U.S. mail, with first-class postage pre-paid, addressed to the applicable address; or

 

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(c) if given by personal delivery, when duly delivered to the notice address with receipt acknowledged. Notwithstanding the foregoing, no notice to Agent pursuant to Section 2.1,
2.2, 2.3 or 3.1 shall be effective until actually received by the individual to whose attention at Agent such notice is required to be sent. Any written communication that is not sent in conformity with the foregoing provisions
shall nevertheless be effective on the date actually received by the noticed party. Any notice received by Borrower shall be deemed received by Borrower.


14.3.2 Electronic Communications; Voice Mail. Electronic mail and internet websites may be used only for routine communications, such as
delivery of Borrower Materials, administrative matters, distribution of Loan Documents, and matters permitted under Section 2.1, 2.2, 2.3 or 3.1. Agent and Lenders make no assurances as to the privacy and security of
electronic communications. Electronic and voice mail may not be used as effective notice under the Loan Documents.

14.3.3 Platform.
Borrower Materials shall be delivered pursuant to procedures approved by Agent, including electronic delivery (if possible) upon request by Agent to an electronic system maintained by Agent (“Platform”). Borrower shall notify Agent
of each posting of Borrower Materials on the Platform and the materials shall be deemed received by Agent only upon its receipt of such notice. Borrower Materials and other information relating to this credit facility may be made available to
Secured Parties on the Platform, and Obligors and Secured Parties acknowledge that “public” information is not segregated from material non-public information on the Platform. The Platform is provided “as is” and “as
available.” Agent does not warrant the accuracy or completeness of any information on the Platform nor the adequacy or functioning of the Platform, and expressly disclaims liability for any errors or omissions in the Borrower Materials or any
issues involving the Platform. NO WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS, IMPLIED OR STATUTORY, INCLUDING ANY WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, NON-INFRINGEMENT OF THIRD PARTY RIGHTS, OR FREEDOM FROM VIRUSES OR OTHER CODE
DEFECTS, IS MADE BY AGENT WITH RESPECT TO BORROWER MATERIALS OR THE PLATFORM. Secured Parties acknowledge that Borrower Materials may include material non-public information of Obligors and should not be made available to any personnel who do not
wish to receive such information or who may be engaged in investment or other market-related activities with respect to any Obligor’s securities. No Agent Indemnitee shall have any liability to Borrower, Secured Parties or any other Person for
losses, claims, damages, liabilities or expenses of any kind (whether in tort, contract or otherwise) relating to use by any Person of the Platform or delivery of Borrower Materials and other information through the Platform or over the internet.

14.3.4 Non-Conforming Communications. Agent and Lenders may rely upon any communications purportedly given by or on behalf of
Borrower even if they were not made in a manner specified herein, were incomplete or were not confirmed, or if the terms thereof, as understood by the recipient, varied from a later confirmation. Borrower shall indemnify and hold harmless each
Indemnitee from any liabilities, losses, costs and expenses arising from any electronic or telephonic communication purportedly given by or on behalf of Borrower.

 

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14.4 Performance of Borrower’s Obligations. Agent may, in its discretion
at any time and from time to time, at Borrower’s expense, pay any amount or do any act required of Borrower under any Loan Documents or otherwise lawfully requested by Agent to (a) enforce any Loan Documents or collect any Obligations;
(b) protect, insure, maintain or realize upon any Collateral; or (c) defend or maintain the validity or priority of Agent’s Liens in any Collateral, including any payment of a judgment, insurance premium, warehouse charge, finishing
or processing charge, or landlord claim, or any discharge of a Lien. All payments, costs and expenses (including Extraordinary Expenses) of Agent under this Section 14.4 shall be reimbursed to Agent by Borrower, on demand, with interest
from the date incurred until paid in full at the Default Rate applicable to Prime Rate Loans. Any payment made or action taken by Agent under this Section 14.4 shall be without prejudice to any right to assert an Event of Default or to
exercise any other rights or remedies under the Loan Documents.

14.5 Credit Inquiries. Agent and Lenders may (but shall have
no obligation) to respond to usual and customary credit inquiries from third parties concerning any Obligor or Subsidiary.

14.6
Severability. Wherever possible, each provision of the Loan Documents shall be interpreted in such manner as to be valid under Applicable Law. If any provision is found to be invalid under Applicable Law, it shall be ineffective only
to the extent of such invalidity and the remaining provisions of the Loan Documents shall remain in full force and effect.

14.7
Cumulative Effect; Conflict of Terms. The provisions of the Loan Documents are cumulative. The parties acknowledge that the Loan Documents may use several limitations or measurements to regulate similar matters, and they agree that
these are cumulative and that each must be performed as provided. Except as otherwise provided in another Loan Document (by specific reference to the applicable provision of this Agreement), if any provision contained herein is in direct conflict
with any provision in another Loan Document, the provision herein shall govern and control.

14.8 Counterparts; Execution.
Any Loan Document may be executed in counterparts, each of which shall constitute an original, but all of which when taken together shall constitute a single contract. This Agreement shall become effective when Agent has received counterparts
bearing the signatures of all parties hereto. Delivery of a signature page of any Loan Document by telecopy or other electronic means shall be effective as delivery of a manually executed counterpart of such agreement. Any electronic signature,
contract formation on an electronic platform and electronic record-keeping shall have the same legal validity and enforceability as a manually executed signature or use of a paper-based recordkeeping system to the fullest extent permitted by
Applicable Law, including the Federal Electronic Signatures in Global and National Commerce Act, the New York State Electronic Signatures and Records Act, or any similar state law based on the Uniform Electronic Transactions Act. Upon request by
Agent, any electronic signature or delivery shall be promptly followed by a manually executed or paper document.

14.9 Entire
Agreement
. Time is of the essence with respect to all Loan Documents and Obligations. The Loan Documents constitute the entire agreement, and supersede all prior understandings and agreements, among the parties relating to the subject matter
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14.10 Relationship with Lenders. The obligations of each Lender hereunder are
several, and no Lender shall be responsible for the obligations or Commitments of any other Lender. Amounts payable hereunder to each Lender shall be a separate and independent debt. It shall not be necessary for Agent or any other Lender to be
joined as an additional party in any proceeding for such purposes. Nothing in this Agreement and no action of Agent, Lenders or any other Secured Party pursuant to the Loan Documents or otherwise shall be deemed to constitute Agent and any Secured
Party to be a partnership, joint venture or similar arrangement, nor to constitute control of any Obligor.

14.11 No Advisory or
Fiduciary Responsibility
. In connection with all aspects of each transaction contemplated by any Loan Document, Borrower acknowledges and agrees that (a)(i) this credit facility and any arranging or other services by Agent, any Lender, any
of their Affiliates or any arranger are arm’s-length commercial transactions between Borrower and its Affiliates, on one hand, and Agent, any Lender, any of their Affiliates or any arranger, on the other hand; (ii) Borrower has consulted
their own legal, accounting, regulatory and tax advisors to the extent they have deemed appropriate; and (iii) Borrower is capable of evaluating, and understand and accept, the terms, risks and conditions of the transactions contemplated by the
Loan Documents; (b) each of Agent, Lenders, their Affiliates and any arranger is and has been acting solely as a principal and, except as expressly agreed in writing by the relevant parties, has not been, is not, and will not be acting as an
advisor, agent or fiduciary for Borrower, its Affiliates or any other Person, and has no obligation with respect to the transactions contemplated by the Loan Documents except as expressly set forth therein; and (c) Agent, Lenders, their
Affiliates and any arranger may be engaged in a broad range of transactions that involve interests that differ from those of Borrower and its Affiliates, and have no obligation to disclose any of such interests to Borrower or its Affiliates. To the
fullest extent permitted by Applicable Law, Borrower hereby waives and releases any claims that it may have against Agent, Lenders, their Affiliates and any arranger with respect to any breach of agency or fiduciary duty in connection with any
transaction contemplated by a Loan Document.

14.12 Confidentiality. Each of Agent and Lenders shall maintain the
confidentiality of all Information (as defined below), except that Information may be disclosed (a) to its Affiliates, and to its and their partners, directors, officers, employees, agents, advisors and representatives (provided they are
informed of the confidential nature of the Information and instructed to keep it confidential); (b) to the extent requested by any governmental, regulatory or self-regulatory authority purporting to have jurisdiction over it or its Affiliates;
(c) to the extent required by Applicable Law or by any subpoena or other legal process; (d) to any other party hereto; (e) in connection with any action or proceeding relating to any Loan Documents or Obligations; (f) subject to
an agreement containing provisions substantially the same as this Section 14.12, to any Transferee; (g) with the consent of Borrower; or (h) to the extent such Information (i) becomes publicly available other than as a
result of a breach of this Section 14.12 or (ii) is available to Agent, any Lender or any of their Affiliates on a non-confidential basis from a source other than Borrower. Notwithstanding the foregoing, Agent and Lenders may
publish or disseminate general information concerning this credit facility for league table, tombstone and advertising purposes, and may use Borrower’s logos, trademarks or product photographs in advertising materials. As used herein,
Information” means information received from an Obligor or Subsidiary relating to it or its business that is identified as confidential when delivered. A Person required to maintain the confidentiality of Information pursuant to
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shall be deemed to have complied if it exercises a degree of care similar to that accorded its own confidential information. Each of Agent and Lenders acknowledges that (i) Information may
include material non-public information; (ii) it has developed compliance procedures regarding the use of such information; and (iii) it will handle the material non-public information in accordance with Applicable Law.


14.13 GOVERNING LAW. UNLESS EXPRESSLY PROVIDED IN ANY LOAN DOCUMENT, THIS AGREEMENT, THE OTHER LOAN DOCUMENTS AND ALL CLAIMS
SHALL BE GOVERNED BY THE LAWS OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, WITHOUT GIVING EFFECT TO ANY CONFLICT OF LAW PRINCIPLES EXCEPT FEDERAL LAWS RELATING TO NATIONAL BANKS.


14.14 Consent to Forum; Bail-In of EEA Financial Institutions.


14.14.1 Forum. BORROWER HEREBY CONSENTS TO THE EXCLUSIVE JURISDICTION OF ANY FEDERAL OR STATE COURT SITTING IN OR WITH JURISDICTION OVER
NEW YORK, IN ANY DISPUTE, ACTION, LITIGATION OR OTHER PROCEEDING RELATING IN ANY WAY TO ANY LOAN DOCUMENTS, AND AGREES THAT ANY DISPUTE, ACTION, LITIGATION OR OTHER PROCEEDING SHALL BE BROUGHT BY IT SOLELY IN ANY SUCH COURT. BORROWER IRREVOCABLY AND
UNCONDITIONALLY WAIVES ALL CLAIMS, OBJECTIONS AND DEFENSES THAT IT MAY HAVE REGARDING ANY SUCH COURT’S PERSONAL OR SUBJECT MATTER JURISDICTION, VENUE OR INCONVENIENT FORUM. EACH PARTY HERETO IRREVOCABLY AND UNCONDITIONALLY SUBMITS TO THE
JURISDICTION OF SUCH COURTS AND CONSENTS TO SERVICE OF PROCESS IN THE MANNER PROVIDED FOR NOTICES IN SECTION 14.3.1. A final judgment in any proceeding of any such court shall be conclusive and may be enforced in other jurisdictions by suit
on the judgment or any other manner provided by Applicable Law.

14.14.2 Other Jurisdictions. Nothing herein shall limit the right
of Agent or any Lender to bring proceedings against any Obligor in any other court, nor limit the right of any party to serve process in any other manner permitted by Applicable Law. Nothing in this Agreement shall be deemed to preclude enforcement
by Agent of any judgment or order obtained in any forum or jurisdiction.

14.14.3 Acknowledgement and Consent to Bail-In of EEA
Financial Institutions
. Notwithstanding anything to the contrary in any Loan Document or in any other agreement, arrangement or understanding among the parties, each party hereto (including each Secured Party) acknowledges that any liability
arising under a Loan Document of any Secured Party that is an EEA Financial Institution, to the extent such liability is unsecured, may be subject to the write-down and conversion powers of an EEA Resolution Authority, and agrees and consents to,
and acknowledges and agrees to be bound by, (a) the application of any Write-Down and Conversion Powers by an EEA Resolution Authority to any such liabilities arising under any Loan Documents which may be payable to it by any Secured Party that
is an EEA Financial Institution; and (b) the effects of any Bail-in Action on any such liability, including (i) a reduction in full or in part or cancellation of any such liability; (ii) a conversion of all, or a portion of, such
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Institution, its parent undertaking, or a bridge institution that may be issued to it or otherwise conferred on it, and that such shares or other instruments of ownership will be accepted by it
in lieu of any rights with respect to any such liability under any Loan Document; or (iii) the variation of the terms of such liability in connection with the exercise of the write-down and conversion powers of any EEA Resolution Authority.

14.15 Waivers by Borrower. To the fullest extent permitted by Applicable Law, Borrower waives (a) the right to trial by
jury (which Agent and each Lender hereby also waives) in any proceeding or dispute of any kind relating in any way to any Loan Documents, Obligations or Collateral; (b) presentment, demand, protest, notice of presentment, default, non-payment,
maturity, release, compromise, settlement, extension or renewal of any commercial paper, accounts, documents, instruments, chattel paper and guaranties at any time held by Agent on which Borrower may in any way be liable, and hereby ratifies
anything Agent may do in this regard; (c) notice prior to taking possession or control of any Collateral; (d) any bond or security that might be required by a court prior to allowing Agent to exercise any rights or remedies; (e) the
benefit of all valuation, appraisement and exemption laws; (f) any claim against Agent or any Lender, on any theory of liability, for special, indirect, consequential, exemplary or punitive damages (as opposed to direct or actual damages) in
any way relating to any Enforcement Action, Obligations, Loan Documents or transactions relating thereto; and (g) notice of acceptance hereof. Borrower acknowledges that the foregoing waivers are a material inducement to Agent and Lenders
entering into this Agreement and that they are relying upon the foregoing in their dealings with Borrower. Borrower has reviewed the foregoing waivers with its legal counsel and has knowingly and voluntarily waived its jury trial and other rights
following consultation with legal counsel. In the event of litigation, this Agreement may be filed as a written consent to a trial by the court.


14.16 Patriot Act Notice. Agent and Lenders hereby notify Borrower that pursuant to the Patriot Act, Agent and Lenders are
required to obtain, verify and record information that identifies Borrower, including its legal name, address, tax ID number and other information that will allow Agent and Lenders to identify it in accordance with the Patriot Act. Agent and Lenders
will also require information regarding each personal guarantor, if any, and may require information regarding Borrower’s management and owners, such as legal name, address, social security number and date of birth. Borrower shall, promptly
upon request, provide all documentation and other information as Agent or any Lender may request from time to time in order to comply with any obligations under any “know your customer,” anti-money laundering or other requirements of
Applicable Law.

14.17 NO ORAL AGREEMENT. THIS AGREEMENT AND THE OTHER LOAN DOCUMENTS REPRESENT THE FINAL AGREEMENT BETWEEN
THE PARTIES AND MAY NOT BE CONTRADICTED BY EVIDENCE OF PRIOR, CONTEMPORANEOUS OR SUBSEQUENT ORAL AGREEMENTS BETWEEN THE PARTIES. THERE ARE NO UNWRITTEN AGREEMENTS BETWEEN THE PARTIES.

 

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14.18 Intercreditor Agreement Governs. As between Agent and the Secured
Parties on the one hand and the agent and lenders under the Revolving Loan Facility on the other hand, in the event of any conflict between the terms of the Intercreditor Agreement and the terms of this Agreement with respect to the Collateral, the
provisions of the Intercreditor Agreement shall govern.

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IN WITNESS WHEREOF, this Agreement has been executed and delivered as of the date set forth
above.

 


































































































BORROWER:
SCHOOL SPECIALTY, INC.
By:  

 

Name:  

 

Title:  

 

Address
 

 

 

 

 

 

  Attn:  

 

  Telecopy:  

 

SUBSIDIARY GUARANTORS:


 

By:  

 

Name:  

 

Title:  

 

Address
 

 

 

 

 

 

  Attn:  

 

  Telecopy:  

 


 











AGENT:
TCW ASSET MANAGEMENT COMPANY LLC,as Agent


















By:  

 

Name:  

 

Title:  

 



 




































Payment Account Designation:
Bank Name: State Street Bank & Trust Co.
ABA: 011000028
Account Number: 10512614
Account Name: TCW Asset Management
                          Company LLC
Ref: School Specialty, Inc.
With a copy of any notice hereunder to:
Cortland Capital Market Services LLC
225 W. Washington, 21st Floor
Chicago, Illinois 60606
Attn: Valerie Opperman and Legal Department
Email: tcw@cortlandglobal.com;
legal@cortlandglobal.com
Fax: (312) 376-0751





















































































LENDERS:
TCW DIRECT LENDING LLC,
as a Lender
By TCW Asset Management Company LLC
Its Investment Advisor
By:  

 

Name:  

 

Title:  

 

Payment Account Designation:
State Street Bank & Trust Co. Boston
ABA #011-000-028
Beneficiary Acct #: 1055-0390
Beneficiary Name: TCW Direct Lending LLC, TWIC
Ref: School Specialty, Inc.
TCW DIRECT LENDING STRATEGIC

VENTURES LLC,

as a
Lender

By:  

 

Name:  

 

Title:  

 

Payment Account Designation:
State Street Bank & Trust Co. Boston
ABA #: 011-000-028
Beneficiary Acct #: 1059-4547
Beneficiary Name: TCW Direct Lending Strategic
Ventures LLC, TWIA
Ref: School Specialty, Inc.













































































WEST VIRGINIA DIRECT LENDING LLC,
as a Lender

By: TCW Asset Management Company LLC,


its Investment Advisor

By:  

 

Name:  

 

Title:  

 

State Street Bank & Trust Co. Boston
ABA #: 011-000-028
Beneficiary Acct #: 1067-2202
Beneficiary Name: West Virginia Direct Lending LLC,
TWIF
Ref: School Specialty, Inc.

TCW BRAZOS FUND LLC,

as a
Lender

By: TCW Asset Management Company LLC,


its Investment Advisor

By:  

 

Name:  

 

Title:  

 

Payment Account Designation:
State Street Bank & Trust Co. Boston
ABA #: 011-000-028
Beneficiary Acct #: 1079-5276
Beneficiary Name: TCW Brazos Fund LLC, TWIH
Ref: School Specialty, Inc.












































TCW SKYLINE LENDING, L.P.,
as a Lender

By: TCW Asset Management Company LLC,


its Investment Advisor

By:  

 

Name:  

 

Title:  

 

Payment Account Designation:
State Street Bank & Trust Co. Boston
ABA #011-000-028
Beneficiary Acct #: 1064-1405
Beneficiary Name: TCW Specialty Lending Fund LP,
TWIB
Ref: School Specialty, Inc.




Schedule 1.1(a)


Commitments

 
















































































































































































Lender

   Term A Loan
Commitment
     Term A
Loan
Commitment
Percentage
    Delayed Draw
Term Loan
Commitment
     Delayed
Draw Term
Loan
Commitment
Percentage
 

TCW Direct Lending LLC

   $ 53,984,615.39        49.08   $ 14,723,076.93        49.08

TCW Direct Lending Strategic Ventures LLC

   $ 34,184,615.38        31.08   $ 9,323,076.92        31.08

West Virginia Direct Lending LLC

   $ 5,161,538.46        4.69   $ 1,407,692.31        4.69

TCW Brazos Fund LLC

   $ 11,592,307.69        10.54   $ 3,161,538.46        10.54

TCW Skyline Lending, L.P.

   $ 5,076,923.08        4.62   $ 1,384,615.38        4.62
  

 

 

    

 

 

   

 

 

    

 

 

 

TOTAL

   $ 110,000,000.00        100.00   $ 30,000,000.00        100.00
  

 

 

    

 

 

   

 

 

    

 

 

 



EXHIBIT B


See Attached




EXHIBIT C


to

Loan Agreement


COMPLIANCE CERTIFICATE


Date                 ,
20        

TCW Asset Management Company, LLC, as Agent


200 Clarendon Street, 51st Floor

Boston, Massachusetts 02116

The undersigned, the chief financial officer of SCHOOL SPECIALTY, INC., a Delaware corporation
(“Borrower”), gives this certificate (this “Certificate”) to TCW ASSET MANAGEMENT COMPANY, LLC, as agent for the Lenders (in such capacity, “Agent”), in accordance with the requirements of
Section 10.1.2(d) of that certain Loan Agreement dated as of April 7, 2017 (as amended, restated, supplemented, or otherwise modified from time to time, the “Loan Agreement”), among Borrower, the other
borrowers party thereto, the other guarantors party thereto (the “Guarantors”), the financial institutions party to the Loan Agreement from time to time as lenders (collectively, “Lenders”) and TCW ASSET
MANAGEMENT COMPANY, LLC
, as agent for the Lenders (“Agent”). Unless otherwise defined herein, capitalized terms used herein shall have the meanings attributable thereto in the Loan Agreement. I have reviewed and am familiar with
the contents of this Certificate.

1. Based upon my review of the [audited][unaudited] balance sheets of Borrower and
its Subsidiaries, together with related statements of income, cash flow and [shareholders’ equity],1 for the [Fiscal Quarter][Fiscal Year][month] ending
                , 20         , copies of which are attached hereto, collectively, as Annex A, I hereby
certify that:

(a) [The Borrower is in compliance with Sections 10.2.7 and 10.3 of the Loan Agreement;]


[(b) The Capital Expenditures during the four (4) consecutive Fiscal Quarter period ending
on                 equaled $            .]


[(c) The Fixed Charge Coverage Ratio of the Borrower at the end of four (4) consecutive Fiscal Quarter period ending
             equaled          to 1.0.]


[(d) The Net Senior Leverage Ratio of the Borrower at the end of four (4) consecutive Fiscal Quarter period ending
         equaled ___ to 1.0.]

[(e) EBITDA of the Borrower at the end of four
(4) consecutive Fiscal Quarter period ending         equaled $            .]


(f) At all times during the [Fiscal Quarter][Fiscal Year][month] ending
        , 20         , Specified Availability (as defined in the Revolving Loan Agreement on the Third Amendment Effective Date) [was][was not]
greater than or equal to the greater of (x) $12,500,000 and (y) 10% of the Commitments (as defined in the Revolving Loan Agreement on the Third Amendment Effective Date).


 




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Shareholders’ equity is only required to be delivered with the Fiscal Year financial deliveries required
under Section 10.1.2 of the Loan Agreement.

 

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2. No Event of Default exists on the date hereof, other than
             [if none, so state].

3. [Attached hereto as
Annex A, for Borrower and its Subsidiaries for the Fiscal Year ended [                ], are balance sheets as of the end of such Fiscal Year and the
related statements of income, cash flow and shareholders’ equity for such Fiscal Year, on consolidated and consolidating bases for Borrower and its Subsidiaries, which consolidated statements are audited and certified (without any “going
concern” or like qualification or exception or any qualification or exception as to scope of audit) by [•]2, setting forth in comparative form corresponding figures for the preceding
Fiscal Year. Also attached hereto as Annex A are copies of all management letters and other material reports submitted to Borrower by its accountants in connection with such financial
statements.]3

4. [Attached hereto as Annex A, for Borrower and its
Subsidiaries, for the Fiscal Quarter ended [            ], are unaudited balance sheets as of the end of such month and the related statements of income and cash flow for such Fiscal
Quarter and for the portion of the Fiscal Year then elapsed, on consolidated and consolidating bases for Borrower and its Subsidiaries, setting forth in comparative form corresponding figures for the preceding Fiscal Year and certified by the chief
financial officer of Borrower as prepared in accordance with GAAP and fairly presenting the financial position and results of operations for such month and period, subject to normal year-end adjustments and
the absence of footnotes.]4

5. [Attached hereto as Annex A, for Borrower and
its Subsidiaries, for the month ended [            ], are unaudited balance sheets as of the end of such month and the related statements of income and cash flow for such month and
for the portion of the Fiscal Year then elapsed, on consolidated and consolidating bases for Borrower and its Subsidiaries, setting forth in comparative form corresponding figures for the preceding Fiscal Year and certified by the chief financial
officer of Borrower as prepared in accordance with GAAP and fairly presenting the financial position and results of operations for such month and period, subject to normal year-end adjustments and the absence
of footnotes.]5

6. [Attached hereto as Annex B, and pursuant to
Section 10.1.2(f) of the Loan Agreement are projections of Borrower’s consolidated balance sheets, results of operations, cash flow and Availability for the next Fiscal Year, month by month and for the next three Fiscal Years, year by
year.]

7. Attached hereto as Annex C is a schedule showing reasonably detailed calculations of the Fixed Charge Coverage Ratio.

 




2 

A firm of independent certified public accountants of recognized standing selected by Company and acceptable to
Agent.




3 

To be included if accompanying annual financial statements only, beginning with the fiscal year ended
December 30, 2017.




4 

To be included if accompanying quarterly financial statements only.




5 

To be included if accompanying monthly financial statements only.

 

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8. Attached hereto as Annex D is a schedule showing reasonably detailed calculations
of the Net Senior Leverage Ratio.

9. Attached hereto as Annex E is a schedule showing reasonably detailed calculations of EBITDA.

10. [Attached hereto as Annex F is a schedule showing reasonably detailed calculations of the applicable level for the Applicable
Margin.]6

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6 

To be included after December 30, 2017.

 

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Borrower has caused this Compliance Certificate to be executed and delivered by its chief
financial officer, this              day of             ,
20        .

 





















SCHOOL SPECIALTY, INC., as Borrower
By:  

 

  Name:
  Title: Chief Financial Officer

 

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EX-10.2


Exhibit 10.2


EXECUTION VERSION

SIXTH
AMENDMENT TO

LOAN AGREEMENT


THIS SIXTH AMENDMENT TO LOAN AGREEMENT (this “Amendment”) is entered into as of March 13, 2019 with an effective date as
of December 29, 2018, by and among SCHOOL SPECIALTY, INC., a Delaware corporation (“Company”), CLASSROOMDIRECT.COM, LLC, a Delaware limited liability company (“Classroom”), SPORTIME, LLC, a
Delaware limited liability company (“Sportime”), DELTA EDUCATION, LLC, a Delaware limited liability company (“Delta”), PREMIER AGENDAS, LLC, a Delaware limited liability company (as successor in
interest to Premier Agendas, Inc., a Washington corporation, “Premier”), CHILDCRAFT EDUCATION, LLC, a Delaware limited liability company (as successor in interest to Childcraft Education Corp., a New York corporation,
Childcraft”), BIRD-IN-HAND WOODWORKS, LLC, a Delaware limited liability company (as successor in interest to Bird-In-Hand Woodworks, Inc., a New Jersey Corporation, “Bird”), CALIFONE INTERNATIONAL, LLC, a Delaware limited liability company (as successor in interest to Califone International,
Inc., a Delaware corporation, “Califone”), SSI GUARDIAN, LLC, a Delaware limited liability company (“SSI”,
and together with Classroom, Sportime, Delta, Premier, Childcraft, Bird and Califone collectively,
Subsidiary Borrowers” and each, individually, a “Subsidiary Borrower”), the Lenders party hereto, and BANK OF AMERICA, N.A., as agent for the Lenders (in such capacity, “Agent”).


WHEREAS, Company, Subsidiary Borrowers from time to time party thereto, Agent, and the Lenders from time to time party thereto are parties to
that certain Loan Agreement, dated as of June 11, 2013 (as amended, restated, supplemented or otherwise modified from time to time, the “Loan Agreement”); and


WHEREAS, Company has requested that Agent and the Lenders amend the Loan Agreement in certain respects as set forth herein, and Agent and the
Lenders party hereto have agreed to the foregoing, on the terms and conditions set forth herein.

NOW THEREFORE, in consideration of the
premises and mutual agreements herein contained, the parties hereto agree as follows:

1. Defined Terms. Unless otherwise defined
herein, capitalized terms used herein and not otherwise defined shall have the meanings ascribed to such terms in the Loan Agreement.

2.
Amendments to Loan Agreement. Subject to the satisfaction of the conditions set forth in Section 5 below and in reliance upon the representations and warranties of Borrowers and the Guarantors party hereto set forth in Section 6
below, the Loan Agreement is amended as follows:




(A) Section 1.1 of the Loan Agreement is hereby amended by adding the following defined
terms in their proper alphabetical order:

Sixth Amendment: that certain Sixth Amendment to Loan Agreement, dated as of
March 13, 2019, and effective as of the Sixth Amendment Effective Date, among the Borrowers party thereto, the Lenders party thereto and the Agent.


Sixth Amendment Effective Date: as defined in the Sixth Amendment.


(B) The definition of Change of Control in Section 1.1 of the Loan Agreement is hereby amended and restated in its entirety as follows:

Change of Control: (a) Company ceases to own and control, beneficially and of record, directly or indirectly, all Equity
Interests in each Subsidiary Guarantor (unless 100% of the Equity Interests of such Subsidiary Guarantor is sold or otherwise disposed of in connection with an Asset Disposition otherwise permitted hereunder); (b) other than with respect to any
existing shareholder, as of the Sixth Amendment Effective Date, or any affiliate of such existing shareholder, to the extent such ownership represents more than 50% directly a result of the Junior Capital Raise Satisfaction Event (as defined in the
Term Loan Agreement as of the Sixth Amendment Effective Date), any “person” or “group” (within the meaning of Rule 13d-5 of the Exchange Act as in effect on the Closing Date) shall own,
directly or indirectly, beneficially or of record, shares representing more than 50% of the aggregate ordinary voting power represented by the issued and outstanding capital stock of Company; (c) other than occurring as a direct result of the
Junior Capital Raise Satisfaction Event, a majority of the members of the board of directors of Company shall at any time not constitute Continuing Directors; (d) any change in control (or similar event, however denominated) with respect to
Company or any Subsidiary shall occur under and as defined in the Term Loan Documents or in any indenture or agreement in respect of the Specified Unsecured Prepetition Debt.”.


(C) Clause (a)(iv) of the definition of EBITDA in Section 1.1 of the Loan Agreement is hereby amended and restated in its entirety as
follows:

“(iv) (A) non-recurring, unusual or extraordinary charges for such period,
(B) business optimization expenses and other restructuring charges or reserves (which, for the avoidance of doubt, shall include the effect of inventory optimization programs, facility closure, facility consolidations, duplicative facility
costs, retention, severance, systems establishment costs, contract termination costs, future lease commitments and excess pension charges), and (C) cash expenses relating to earn outs and similar obligations; provided that the aggregate amount
to be added back pursuant to this clause (iv) shall not exceed (1) $6,000,000 for the 2019 Fiscal Year, (2) 12.5% of EBITDA for the 2020 Fiscal Year and (3) 10% of EBITDA for any Fiscal Year thereafter;”.

 

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(D) The definition of Senior Debt in Section 1.1 of the Loan Agreement is hereby
amended to add the following immediately prior to the period at the end of such definition:

“; provided further, that
for purposes of determining Senior Debt with respect to any testing period that includes the month that any portion of the Specified Unsecured Prepetition Debt is paid, if such payment is financed with proceeds of Loans, average Indebtedness
hereunder will be calculated after giving pro forma effect (as if such payment (and the incurrence of Loans in connection therewith) was made of the first day of such testing period) to the amount of such payment of the Specified Unsecured
Prepetition Debt (and the incurrence of Loans in connection therewith).”.

(E) Section 10.2.1(b) of the Loan Agreement is hereby
amended and restated in its entirety as follows:

“(b) as soon as available, and in any event within 45 days after the end of each of
the first three Fiscal Quarters of each Fiscal Year (or, solely, with respect to the Fiscal Quarter ending September 28, 2019, within thirty (30) days after the end of such Fiscal Quarter), unaudited balance sheets as of the end of such
month and the related statements of income and cash flow for such Fiscal Quarter and for the portion of the Fiscal Year then elapsed, on consolidated and consolidating bases for Company and its Subsidiaries, setting forth in comparative form
corresponding figures for the preceding Fiscal Year and certified by the chief financial officer of Borrower Agent as prepared in accordance with GAAP and fairly presenting the financial position and results of operations for such month and period,
subject to normal year-end adjustments and the absence of footnotes;”.

(F) Section 10.2.3 of
the Loan Agreement is hereby amended and restated in its entirety as follows:

“Permit the aggregate amount of outstanding Loans
(other than Protective Advances) to exceed $0 on each day during a fourteen (14) consecutive day period that begins on or after December 15, 2018 and ends on or before January 31, 2019, and, with respect to the Fiscal Year Ending
December 28, 2019, (A) if the Junior Capital Raise Satisfaction Event (as defined in the Term Loan Agreement) has not occurred on or prior December 28, 2019, the aggregate amount of outstanding Loans (other than Protective Advances) shall
not exceed $10,000,000 on (i) the last Saturday of December of such Fiscal Year and (ii) each day during a twenty (20) consecutive day period that includes the last Saturday of December of such Fiscal Year, and (B) if the Junior
Capital Raise Satisfaction Event has occurred on or prior December 28, 2019, the aggregate amount of outstanding Loans (other than Protective Advances) shall not exceed $0 on (i) the last Saturday of December of such Fiscal Year and
(ii) each day during a thirty-five (35) consecutive day period that includes the last Saturday of December of such Fiscal Year.”.

 

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(G) Section 10.2.1(b) of the Loan Agreement is hereby amended and restated in its entirety
as follows:

(b)(i) Subordinated Debt incurred by Company after this Sixth Amendment Effective Date in an aggregate principal amount not to
exceed $30,000,000, the proceeds of which have been immediately applied (x) first, as a prepayment of the Specified Unsecured Prepetition Debt prior to the final maturity date thereof so long as, and only to the extent that, both immediately
before and immediately after giving effect thereto, the Payment Conditions are satisfied (or such proceeds shall be immediately deposited into escrow with a third party escrow agent subject to an escrow agreement in form and substance reasonably
satisfactory to Agent and/or been set aside in a separate and segregated Deposit Account that is subject to a Deposit Account Control Agreement in favor of Agent and over which Agent has, subject to the Intercreditor Agreement, exclusive control, in
either case, which proceeds shall only be released to repay the Specified Unsecured Prepetition Debt on the final maturity date thereof), and (y) second, solely to the extent that the Specified Unsecured Prepetition Debt has been repaid in full
and so long as, and only to the extent that, the requirements in Section 10.2.8(b) are satisfied both immediately before and immediately after giving effect thereto, as a prepayment to the remaining installments of
principal of the Term Loan in accordance with the Term Loan Agreement as in effect on the Sixth Amendment Effective Date (after giving effect to the terms of the third amendment thereto), and (ii) Subordinated Debt in an aggregate principal
amount not to exceed $5,000,000;”

(H) Section 10.2.8(b) of the Loan Agreement is hereby amended and restated in its entirety as
follows:

“(b) (i) any prepayment in respect of such Indebtedness on or after September 1, 2014 so long as the Payment
Conditions are satisfied; (ii) subject to the last two provisos of this clause (b), any mandatory prepayments in respect of Indebtedness incurred under the Term Loan Facility or any Permitted First Lien Debt or any refinancing thereof so long
as the Refinancing Conditions are satisfied with respect to such Refinancing Debt; provided that no such mandatory prepayments based on Excess Cash Flow (as defined in the Term Loan Agreement, or any comparable definition with respect to such
Refinancing Debt) shall be made unless Specified Availability on the date of such prepayment, both immediately before and after giving pro forma effect to such prepayment, is greater than or equal to 15% of the Commitments at such time; and
(iii) to the extent constituting Indebtedness, any mandatory prepayments in respect of Specified Unsecured Prepetition Debt to the extent

 

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required under the Plan of Reorganization in connection with a Restricted Payment described in clause (c) of the definition of “Upstream Payment”; provided that,
notwithstanding anything in this Agreement to the contrary, (x) no prepayments (whether voluntary, mandatory, or otherwise) in respect of Indebtedness shall be made with any Junior Capital Proceeds (as defined in the Term Loan Agreement as in
effect on the Sixth Amendment Effective Date) unless the Payment Conditions are satisfied, and (y) no Junior Capital Proceeds shall be applied to repay or prepay (whether voluntary, mandatory, or otherwise) Indebtedness incurred under the Term
Loan Facility, any Permitted First Lien Debt, or any refinancing of any of the foregoing, prior to the repayment in full of the Specified Unsecured Prepetition Debt;”.


3. Continuing Effect. Except as expressly set forth in Section 2 of this Amendment, nothing in this Amendment shall constitute a
modification or alteration of the terms, conditions or covenants of the Loan Agreement or any other Loan Document, or a waiver of any other terms or provisions thereof, and the Loan Agreement and the other Loan Documents shall remain unchanged and
shall continue in full force and effect, in each case as amended hereby.

4. Reaffirmation and Confirmation. Each of Company, each
Subsidiary Borrower and each Guarantor party hereto hereby ratifies, affirms, acknowledges and agrees that the Loan Agreement and the other Loan Documents represent the valid, enforceable and collectible obligations of Borrowers and the Guarantors,
and further acknowledges that there are no existing claims, defenses, personal or otherwise, or rights of setoff whatsoever with respect to the Loan Agreement or any other Loan Document. Each of Company, each Subsidiary Borrower and each Guarantor
party hereto hereby agrees that this Amendment in no way acts as a release or relinquishment of the Liens and rights securing payments of the Obligations. The Liens and rights securing payment of the Obligations are hereby ratified and confirmed by
Borrowers and the Guarantors party hereto in all respects.

5. Conditions to Effectiveness of Amendment. This Amendment shall become
effective as of December 29, 2018 upon the satisfaction of each of the following conditions precedent (the “Sixth Amendment Effective Date”):


(a) Each party hereto shall have executed and delivered this Amendment to Agent;


(b) Agent shall have received fully executed copies, in form and substance reasonably satisfactory to Agent, of an amendment to the Term Loan
Agreement and an amendment to the fee letter delivered in connection therewith, each dated as of the date hereof;

(c) Agent shall have
received a fully executed copy, in form and substance reasonably satisfactory to Agent, of the Consent and Amendment No. 1 to Intercreditor Agreement, dated as of the date hereof, between Agent and Term Loan Agent, together with a fully
executed copy of an acknowledgement and consent thereto executed by each Borrower and each Guarantor;

 

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(d) Agent shall have received, in form and substance reasonably satisfactory to Agent,
copies of resolutions of the board of directors (or other equivalent governing body or member) of Company authorizing the execution, delivery and performance of this Amendment and amendment described in clause (b) above;


(e) All proceedings taken in connection with the transactions contemplated by this Amendment and all documents, instruments and other legal
matters incident thereto shall be reasonably satisfactory to Agent and its legal counsel;

(f) Agent shall have received payment of all
fees payable to Agent and Lenders as of the Sixth Amendment Effective Date, including pursuant to the Fee Letter, dated as of the date hereof, between Company and Agent, and all other fees, charges and disbursements of Agent and its counsel required
to be paid pursuant to the Loan Agreement in connection with the preparation, execution and delivery of the Amendment and all other instruments or documents provided for herein or delivered or to be delivered hereunder or in connection herewith that
have been invoiced on or before the date hereof; and

(g) No Default or Event of Default shall have occurred and be continuing.


6. Representations and Warranties. In order to induce Agent and Lenders to enter into this Amendment, each Borrower and each Guarantor
party hereto hereby represents and warrants to Agent and Lenders that, after giving effect to this Amendment:

(a) All representations and
warranties contained in the Loan Agreement and the other Loan Documents (other than the representations and warranties contained in Schedules 2(c), 2(d) and 11 of the Perfection Certificate) are true and correct in all material respects (except that
such materiality qualifier shall not be applicable to any representations and warranties that already are qualified or modified by materiality in the text thereof) on and as of the date of this Amendment, in each case as if made on and as of such
date, other than representations and warranties that expressly relate solely to an earlier date (in which case such representations and warranties were true and correct in all material respects (except that such materiality qualifier shall not be
applicable to any representations and warranties that already are qualified or modified by materiality in the text thereof) on and as of such earlier date);


(b) No Default or Event of Default has occurred and is continuing; and


(c) This Amendment and the Loan Agreement, as amended hereby, constitute legal, valid and binding obligations of each Borrower and the
Guarantors and are enforceable against each Borrower and the Guarantors in accordance with their respective terms, except as enforcement may be limited by equitable principles or by bankruptcy, insolvency, reorganization, moratorium, or similar laws
relating to or limiting creditors’ rights generally.

 

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7. Post-Closing Covenants.


(a) On or prior to the date that is 30 days after the delivery date of this Amendment (or such later date as Agent may agree in its sole
discretion), Company shall deliver to Agent a fully executed copy of an Amended and Restated Perfection Certificate, completed and supplemented with the schedules contemplated thereby to the satisfaction of the Agent.


(b) No later than the date that is 90 days (or such later date as Agent may agree in its sole discretion) after the date hereof, Agent shall
have received, in form and substance satisfactory to Agent, an appraisal of the Inventory of each Obligor addressed or assigned to Agent and upon which Agent is entitled to rely and to share with the Lenders (which appraisal shall be at the sole
expense of the Obligors and shall not count against any limitations on reimbursement set forth in the Loan Agreement or in any other Loan Document).


(c) Any failure by Company to comply with the requirements of this Section 7 shall constitute an immediate Event of Default.


8. Miscellaneous.

(a)
Expenses. Borrowers agree to pay on demand all expenses of Agent (including expenses of its legal counsel) in connection with the preparation, negotiation, execution, delivery and administration of this Amendment in accordance with the terms
of the Loan Agreement.

(b) Governing Law. This Amendment shall be a contract made under and governed by, and construed in
accordance with the internal laws of the State of New York.

(c) Counterparts. This Amendment may be executed in any number of
counterparts, and by the parties hereto on the same or separate counterparts, and each such counterpart, when executed and delivered, shall be deemed to be an original, but all such counterparts shall together constitute but one and the same
Amendment. Delivery of an executed signature page of this Amendment by facsimile transmission or electronic photocopy (i.e. “pdf”) shall be effective as delivery of a manually executed counterpart hereof.


9. Release. In consideration of the agreements of Agent and Lenders contained herein and for other good and valuable consideration, the
receipt and sufficiency of which is hereby acknowledged, each Borrower and each Guarantor party hereto, on behalf of itself and its respective successors, assigns, and other legal representatives, hereby absolutely, unconditionally and irrevocably
releases, remises and forever discharges Agent and Lenders, and their successors and assigns, and their present and former shareholders, affiliates, subsidiaries, divisions, predecessors, directors, officers, attorneys, employees, agents and other
representatives (Agent, each Lender and all such other Persons being hereinafter referred to collectively as the “Releasees” and individually as a “Releasee”), of

 

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and from all demands, actions, causes of action, suits, covenants, contracts, controversies, agreements, promises, sums of money, accounts, bills, reckonings, damages and any and all other
claims, counterclaims, defenses, rights of set-off, demands and liabilities whatsoever (individually, a “Claim” and collectively, “Claims”) of every name and nature, known or
unknown, suspected or unsuspected, as of the date of this Amendment, both at law and in equity, which any Borrower or any Guarantor, or any of their respective successors, assigns, or other legal representatives may now or hereafter own, hold, have
or claim to have against the Releasees or any of them for, upon, or by reason of any circumstance, action, cause or thing whatsoever which arises at any time on or prior to the day and date of this Amendment, in each case for or on account of, or in
relation to, or in any way in connection with any of the Loan Agreement, or any of the other Loan Documents or transactions thereunder or related thereto.


[Signature pages follow]

 

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IN WITNESS WHEREOF, the parties hereto have caused this Amendment to be executed by their
respective officers thereunto duly authorized and delivered on March 13, 2019, with an effective date as of December 29, 2018.

 






























































SCHOOL SPECIALTY, INC.,

as a
Borrower and a Guarantor

By:  

/s/ Ryan M. Bohr

  Name: Ryan M. Bohr
Title: EVP—Chief Operating Officer

CLASSROOMDIRECT.COM, LLC,

as
a Borrower and as a Guarantor

By:  

/s/ Ryan M. Bohr

  Name: Ryan M. Bohr
Title: President

SPORTIME, LLC,

as a Borrower
and as a Guarantor

By:  

/s/ Ryan M. Bohr

  Name: Ryan M. Bohr
Title: President

DELTA EDUCATION, LLC,

as a
Borrower and as a Guarantor

By:  

/s/ Ryan M. Bohr

  Name: Ryan M. Bohr
Title: President

[Signature page to Sixth Amendment to ABL]
















































































PREMIER AGENDAS, LLC,

as a
Borrower and as a Guarantor

By:  

/s/ Ryan M. Bohr

  Name: Ryan M. Bohr
Title: President

CHILDCRAFT EDUCATION, LLC,


as a Borrower and as a Guarantor

By:  

/s/ Ryan M. Bohr

  Name: Ryan M. Bohr
Title: President

BIRD-IN-HAND WOODWORKS, LLC,


as a Borrower and as a Guarantor

By:  

/s/ Ryan M. Bohr

  Name: Ryan M. Bohr
Title: President

CALIFONE INTERNATIONAL, LLC


as a Borrower and as a Guarantor

By:  

/s/ Ryan M. Bohr

  Name: Ryan M. Bohr
Title: President

SSI GUARDIAN, LLC

as a
Borrower and as a Guarantor

By:  

/s/ Ryan M. Bohr

  Name: Ryan M. Bohr
Title: CEO

[Signature page to Sixth Amendment to ABL]
























BANK OF AMERICA, N.A.,
as Agent and as a Lender

By:  

/s/ Brad Breidenbach

Name:   Brad Breidenbach
Title:   Senior Vice President

[Signature page to Sixth Amendment to ABL]
























BANK OF MONTREAL,
as a Lender

By:  

/s/ Terrence McKenna

Name:   Terrence McKenna
Title:   Director

[Signature page to Sixth Amendment to ABL]