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Force Protection Inc.

Force Protection, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, engages in the manufacture of ballistic and blast protected vehicles primarily used to support armed forces and security personnel in harm's way. The company’s products include The Buffalo series, which is designed for route clearing activities; and The Cougar series for troop transport, command and control, route reconnaissance, convoy escort, and ambulance duty. It also offers The Cougar Lightweight/Cougar Restricted Terrain to develop vehicles providing enhanced mobility, while maintaining survivability; The Cheetah series for reconnaissance, forward command and control, and urban operations; and Armor Kit/Force Armor that provides a...
162 Employees
Last Reported Date: 04/30/15
Founded in 2004
Last $17.25 USD
Change Today +0.82 / 4.99%
Volume 149.8K
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Freshpet, Inc. Announces Executive Changes

Freshpet, Inc. announced the promotion of Scott Morris from chief marketing officer to chief operating officer. Mr. Morris will now be responsible for sales and marketing, innovation, and Freshpet Fridge operations. As part of its strategic growth plan, the company also announced appointments to three new positions: Stephen Weise to Executive Vice President of Manufacturing and Supply Chain, Lisa Barrette to Vice President of Business Development, and Christopher Taranto to Vice President of Procurement and Planning. All leadership appointments are effective immediately. Mr. Morris is a co-founder of Freshpet and has over 20 years of experience in consumer packaged goods sales, management, and marketing. He served as Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing from 2010 to 2013 and Chief Marketing Officer since January 2014. Mr. Morris had been Vice President of Marketing at The Meow Mix Company from 2002 to 2006, and prior to that had worked at Ralston Purina where he had been Pet Food Group Director. Stephen Weise, the new Executive Vice President of Manufacturing and Supply Chain, will report to Richard Thompson and oversee the entire manufacturing and supply chain located in Bethlehem, PA. Mr. Weise previously worked at TBM Consulting Group, to lead cross-divisional and cross-functional communication across businesses in order to improve organizational management and drive earnings growth. He successfully implemented an extensive training process and curriculum for new talent at a large distribution company, which was critical to improving distribution center productivity. Prior to that role, Mr. Weise served as the Chief Operating Officer at Jacobson Companies, formerly known as The Arthur Wells Group. Lisa Barrette will report directly to Scott Morris as the new Vice President of Business Development within the Freshpet Marketing Group. Ms. Barrette brings over 15-years of business management and brand and marketing experience to Freshpet. She most recently served as a Senior Director at Pinnacle Foods, Inc. where she successfully executed a turnaround plan for the Celeste business, including cost-saving quality improvements, and developed innovative branding initiatives which optimized marketing spend. Ms. Barrette has also held senior marketing positions at Post Holdings, Inc. and Kraft Foods Group, Inc. Christopher Taranto has been promoted to Vice President of Procurement and Planning, reporting to Stephen Weise. Mr. Taranto previously served as the Director of Supply Chain Management at Freshpet where he successfully established functional and sustainable business processes and instituted complex organizational changes. Prior to Freshpet, he served as the Director of Supplier Management, Global Operations, at Pfizer, Inc. Mr. Taranto has over 23 years of experience in procurement, planning, and supply chain management.

Freshpet, Inc. Presents at Oppenheimer 15th Annual Global Consumer Conference, Jun-24-2015 10:25 AM

Freshpet, Inc. Presents at Oppenheimer 15th Annual Global Consumer Conference, Jun-24-2015 10:25 AM. Venue: Four Seasons Hotel, 200 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, United States. Speakers: Richard A. Kassar, Chief Financial Officer, Richard C. Thompson, Chief Executive Officer and Director, Scott Morris, Co-Founder and Chief Marketing Officer.

Freshpet, Inc. Announces Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for the First Quarter Ended March 31, 2015; Reiterates Earnings Guidance for the Year 2015

Freshpet, Inc. announced unaudited consolidated earnings results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2015. Net sales increased 39.8% to $27.1 million compared to $19.4 million in the first quarter of 2014. First quarter net sales growth was driven by increased velocity in grocery, mass, pet specialty, natural and other retail channels. Net loss attributable to common stockholders was $2.6 million or $0.08 per diluted share compared to a net loss attributable to common stockholders of $7.5 million or $0.53 per diluted share reported in the first quarter of 2014. Adjusted EBITDA increased $1.2 million to $2.0 million from $0.8 million in the first quarter of 2014. Loss from operations was $2.5 million against $2.3 million reported last year. Loss before income taxes was $2.6 million against $5.1 million reported last year. Net cash flows provided by operating activities was $1.1 million against net cash used in operating activities of $0.2 million reported last year. Acquisitions of property, plant and equipment, software and deposits on equipment were $5 million against $4.8 million reported last year. EBITDA was $0.8 million against $0.76 million reported last year. The company reiterated its guidance for 2015. For full year 2015, excluding any potential incremental impact associated with the Freshpet Baked test product, the company expects net sales of $112.0 to $114.5 million, an increase of 29% to 32% and adjusted EBITDA of $16.0 to $17.5 million an increase of $10.5 to $12.0. The company also investing approximately $24 million to $26 million in capital expenditure in which $4 million has been spent to date to expand plant capacity with projected completion date in the second quarter of 2016.


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Photo Release -- Nasdaq Welcomes Freshpet, Inc. (Nasdaq: FRPT) to The Nasdaq Stock Market
[at noodls] - Nov 7, 2014 NEW YORK, Nov. 7, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Nasdaq (Nasdaq:NDAQ) announced that trading of Freshpet, Inc. (Nasdaq:FRPT), the first and only fresh, refrigerated pet food brand distributed across ...
Freshpet, Inc. to Participate in the 35th Annual Canaccord Genuity Growth Conference
[at noodls] - SECAUCUS, N.J., July 30, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Freshpet, Inc. ('Freshpet' or the 'Company') (Nasdaq:FRPT) today announced that Richard Thompson, Chief Executive Officer, Dick Kassar, Chief Financial ...
Freshpet, Inc. to Report Second Quarter 2015 Results on Tuesday, August 11, 2015
[at noodls] - SECAUCUS, N.J., July 28, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Freshpet, Inc. (NASDAQ:FRPT) ('Freshpet' or the 'Company') today announced it will report results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2015 on Tuesday, ...
5:04 pm Freshpet to expand its Freshpet Kitchens in Bethlehem, PA allowing the company to double its capacity
Freshpet to Double Freshpet Kitchen Production Capacity in Bethlehem, PA
[GlobeNewswire] - SECAUCUS, N.J. -- Freshpet, Inc. , who transformed the pet food industry by launching the first ever fresh, refrigerated food for pets available nationwide announces the expansion of its Freshpet Kitchens ...
FRESHPET, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers
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Freshpet Reinvents Dry Dog Food
[GlobeNewswire] - SECAUCUS, N.J. -- Freshpet, Inc. ("Freshpet" or the "Company") , which transformed the pet food industry by launching the first ever fresh, refrigerated food for pets available nationwide, ...
Freshpet, Inc. Expands Leadership Team
[at noodls] - SECAUCUS, N.J., July 6, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Freshpet, Inc. ('Freshpet' or the 'Company') (Nasdaq:FRPT) today announced the promotion of Scott Morris from Chief Marketing Officer to Chief Operating ...
4:06 pm Freshpet announces the promotion of Chief Marketing Officer Scott Morris to Chief Operating Officer

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