Nov 8 (Reuters) - Rent-A-Center Inc:
* Rent-A-Center says board of co sent letter to Vintage Capital Management Llc responding to Vintage's nonbinding proposal to buy co - SEC filing
* Says board appreciates Vintage’s interest in the company and "looks forward to additional dialogue"
* Says "we do not believe it is in the best interests of our stockholders to enter into an exclusivity agreement with Vintage at this time"
* Says JPMorgan is acting as the company’s financial advisor throughout process of dialogue with Vintage Capital Source text: (bit.ly/2zmrJ7L) Further company coverage: