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)             February 15, 2013
Appliance Recycling Centers of America, Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
(IRS Employer
of incorporation)
File Number)
Identification No.)
7400 Excelsior Blvd., Minneapolis, MN
(Address of principal executive offices)
(Zip Code)
Registrant's telephone number, including area code     (952) 930-9000
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report.)
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Item 2.02           Results of Operations and Financial Condition
On February 15, 2013, Appliance Recycling Centers of America, Inc. announced it will report its fourth quarter and annual 2012 financial results after the market closes on February 27, 2013. The Company will hold a conference call at 10:00 a.m. Central Time on Thursday, February 28, 2013 to discuss the financial results for the fourth quarter and year ended December 29, 2012.
To participate in the conference call, please dial the following number ten minutes prior to the scheduled time: 800-671-7004. A replay of the conference call will be available on the Company's website at www.ARCAInc.com approximately 24-48 hours after the completion of the call.

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.
Appliance Recycling Centers of America, Inc.
Date: February 15, 2013
/s/ Jeffrey A. Cammerrer
Jeffrey A. Cammerrer
Chief Financial Officer