Form 8-K



Washington, D.C. 20549







Pursuant to Section 13 OR 15(d) of The Securities Exchange Act of 1934


Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported) December 30, 2004



Tupperware Corporation

(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)



Delaware   1-11657   36-4062333

(State or other jurisdiction

of incorporation)

  (Commission File Number)  

(I.R.S. Employer

Identification No.)


P.O. Box 2353, Orlando, Florida   32802
(Address of principal executive offices)   (Zip Code)


Registrant’s telephone number, including area code 407-826-5050



(Former name or former address, if changed since last report.)



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Item 5.02 (b) Departure of Principal Officer


On December 30, 2004, the Company’s Vice President Controller and Principal Accounting Officer, Judy B. Curry, informed the Company of her intention to resign her position effective January 21, 2005. Ms. Curry has accepted an executive financial management position with another company in an unrelated industry.


Item 5.02 (c) Appointment of Principal Officer


Effective January 21, 2005, the Company has appointed Timothy A. Kulhanek, 39, as successor to the position of Vice President Controller and Principal Accounting Officer. Mr. Kulhanek has been with the Company since 1993 and has served in various financial positions in the United States and Europe. He currently serves as the Company’s Assistant Controller, a position that he has held since June 1999. Prior to joining the Company, Mr. Kulhanek spent 4 years working with Ernst and Young.



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.



Date January 6, 2005


/s/ Michael S. Poteshman

    Michael S. Poteshman
    Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer