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Mar. 10, 2021 | Corporate
“We believe our shares are undervalued, and we saw a tender offer as an opportunity to enhance value for our shareholders based upon the then current share price of our common stock,” said Seneca Chief Executive Officer Paul Palmby. “We believe the undersubscribed tender offer is clear evidence that shareholders share our view.”
Feb. 8, 2021 | Corporate
The Company is conducting a “modified Dutch auction”, which allows stockholders to indicate how much stock and at what price within the specified offer range they wish to tender their stock. The offer allows purchase up to $75 million in value of its Class A common stock, par value $0.25 per share, at a price not greater than $46.00 nor less than $40.00 per Class A Share to the seller in cash, less any applicable withholding taxes and without interest.
Feb. 3, 2021 | Earnings Reports
"Our results for the quarter reflect the gain on sale of our prepared foods business as well as continued strong sales in our core business. I remain humbled by the dedication of all of our loyal employees during the pandemic as we continue to help do our part in meeting customer needs with our products." - Paul Palmby, President and CEO
Nov. 4, 2020 | Earnings Reports
Net sales increased 5.5% to $390.3 million while gross margin percentage increased from 6.5% to 12.5% as compared to the prior year three months due to higher selling prices and higher sales volume in the second quarter of 2021.
Sep. 1, 2020 | Corporate
“We would like to thank Kraig for his many contributions to the Company. The Board has tremendous respect for Kraig’s leadership and the performance Seneca Foods has achieved under his direction. As we look forward to a smooth transition we note that Paul understands both our history and vision for the future and has the skills and perspective needed to build upon our solid foundation and take Seneca Foods to the next level.” - The Seneca Board
Aug. 5, 2020 | Earnings Reports
“During the first quarter, we continued to see improved results from our extensive restructuring undertaken over the last few years. In addition, pantry loading due to the COVID-19 pandemic helped drive our sales.” -Kraig Kayser, President and CEO
Jul. 2, 2020 | Earnings Reports
“During Fiscal 2020 we completed two years of restructuring that included plant consolidations, divestitures including exiting the canned fruit business. As expected, the Company improved its margins when compared to the prior year. In addition, we had an unexpected sales lift in the last month of the fiscal year as consumers pantry loaded as a result of the coronavirus pandemic,” stated Kraig Kayser, President and Chief Executive Officer.