Filed: 3 May 21, 4:05pm
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
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): May 03, 2021
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Item 2.02. Results of Operations and Financial Condition.
On May 3, 2021, Freshpet, Inc. (“Freshpet”) issued a press release disclosing its financial results for the quarter ended March 31, 2021. The full text of the press release is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 and is incorporated herein by reference.
As previously announced, Freshpet will hold a conference call at 4:30 p.m., Eastern Time, on Monday, May 3, 2021 to discuss its financial results for the quarter ended March 31, 2021.
Freshpet references non-GAAP financial information in the press release and makes similar references in the transcript to the conference call. A reconciliation of these non-GAAP financial measures to the nearest comparable GAAP financial measures is contained in the attached Exhibit 99.1 press release.
Item 7.01. Regulation FD Disclosure.
On May 3, 2021, Freshpet published to the investor relations section of its website a presentation which will be used by Freshpet’s management team in meetings with analysts and stockholders. A copy of the presentation is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.2 and is incorporated herein by reference.
The information furnished with Item 2.02 and this Item 7.01, including Exhibits 99.1 and 99.2, shall not be deemed “filed” for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (“the Exchange Act”) or incorporated by reference into any other filing under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the Exchange Act, except as expressly set forth by specific reference in such a filing.
Freshpet uses the “Investors” section of its website (investors.freshpet.com) as a means of disclosing material non-public information and for complying with its disclosure obligations under Regulation FD.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
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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.
|Date: May 3, 2021||By:||/s/ Heather Pomerantz|
|Name: Heather Pomerantz|
|Title: Chief Financial Officer|