Canaccord Genuity is pleased to announce that on Nov. 13, 2014, it closed the initial public offering (IPO) of common stock for Freshpet Inc. on the NASDAQGM. A total of 11,979,167 shares were offered by Freshpet, at a price to the public of $15.00 ($1 above the IPO filing range). Canaccord Genuity acted as the comanager for the offering.
Freshpet offers an extensive selection of fresh food for dogs and cats priced to be accessible to the average consumer. The Freshpet brand includes many differentiating factors:
- Founders of the fresh, refrigerated pet food category in North America
- Differentiated product recipes, cooking techniques, and packaging
- All the food is made in the U.S. in “Freshpet Kitchens,” North America’s only fresh, refrigerated pet food manufacturing facility
- Refrigerated supply chain connects Freshpet Kitchens to retail stores across North America
- Sell products through company-owned branded refrigerators, known as Freshpet Fridges, installed in over 12,500 retail stores across North America.