Profile: Freshpet Inc (FRPT.A)
24 May 2019
Freshpet, Inc., incorporated on November 12, 2004, is a manufacturer of fresh, refrigerated pet food distributed across North America. The Company operates in the segment of manufacturing, marketing and distribution of pet food and pet treats for dogs and cats. The Company's products consist of dog food, cat food, and dog and cat treats. Its recipes include real, fresh meat and varying combinations of vegetables, leafy greens and anti-oxidant rich fruits, without the use of preservatives, additives or artificial ingredients. All of its products are sold under the Freshpet brand name, with ingredients, packaging and labeling customized by class of retail. It also offers fresh treats across all classes of retail under the Dognation and Dog Joy labels. The Company's products are available in various forms, including slice and serve rolls, bagged meals and tubs.
All of the Company's products are manufactured in the United States. The Company owns and operates refrigerated pet food manufacturing facility in North America, the Freshpet Kitchens at Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. The Company's products are distributed throughout the United States, Canada and into retail classes, including Grocery and Mass (which includes club), as well as Pet specialty and Natural retail. It sells its products through a network of Company-owned branded refrigerators, the Freshpet Fridges. The Company designs, produces, installs and maintains the Freshpet Fridge through a combination of in-house resources and partners.
The Company competes with Mars, Nestle, The J.M. Smucker Company, Colgate-Palmolive and Blue Buffalo.
400 Plaza Dr Fl 1
SECAUCUS NJ 07094-3605