Ollies Bargain Outlet Holdings, Inc.
6295 Allentown Boulevard
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania 17112
July 13, 2015
VIA EDGAR AND EMAIL
Securities and Exchange Commission
Division of Corporation Finance
100 F Street, NE
Washington, D.C. 20549
Attn: Mara Ransom
|Re:||Ollies Bargain Outlet Holdings, Inc.|
|Registration Statement on Form S-1|
|File No. 333-204942|
Dear Ms. Ransom:
We refer to the registration statement on Form S-1 (File No. 333-204942) (as amended, the Registration Statement) of Ollies Bargain Outlet Holdings, Inc. (the Company), relating to the registration of the Companys common stock, par value $0.001 per share.
In accordance with Rules 460 and 461 under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, the Company hereby respectfully requests the acceleration of the effectiveness of the Registration Statement so that it may become effective at 4:00 p.m. (Eastern time) on Wednesday, July 15, 2015 or as soon as practicable thereafter.
The Company hereby acknowledges the following:
|||should the Securities and Exchange Commission (the Commission) or the staff, acting pursuant to delegated authority, declare the filing effective, it does not foreclose the Commission from taking any action with respect to the filing;|
|||the action of the Commission or the staff, acting pursuant to delegated authority, in declaring the filing effective, does not relieve the Company from its full responsibility for the adequacy and accuracy of the disclosure in the filing; and|
U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission
July 13, 2015
|||the Company may not assert staff comments and the declaration of effectiveness as a defense in any proceeding initiated by the Commission or any person under the federal securities laws of the United States.|
In addition, the Company hereby confirms that it is aware of its responsibilities under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended and the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, as they relate to the proposed public offering of the securities specified in the Registration Statement.
Please call Alexander D. Lynch of Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP at (212) 310-8971 to confirm the effectiveness of the Registration Statement.
|Very truly yours,|
|Ollies Bargain Outlet Holdings, Inc.|
|By:||/s/ John Swygert|
|Name: John Swygert|
|Title: Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer|