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Nov. 9, 2018 | Earnings Reports

Seneca Foods Reports Sales and Earnings for the Quarter and Six Months Ended September 29, 2018

“As we anticipated, we have sold the Modesto facility subsequent to the quarter end and are in the process of completing the orderly liquidation of the Modesto operations. We are expecting a third quarter pre-tax gain on the sale of the Modesto facility of approximately $53.9 million. Continuing operations results are lagging behind the prior year primarily due to higher steel and transportation costs,” stated Kraig Kayser, President and Chief Executive Officer.

Jul. 31, 2018 | Earnings Reports

Sales Increase of 22.4% or $62.7 Million for the Three Months Ended June 30, 2018

Seneca Foods reported a net loss for the fiscal first quarter of 2019 of $(8.8) million, or $(0.90) per diluted share, compared to a net loss of $(0.8) million, or $(0.09) per diluted share, in the fiscal first quarter of 2018. Net sales for the first quarter ended June 30, 2018, increased from the first quarter ended July 1, 2017, by 22.4%, to $343.4 million. The increase is attributed to a favorable sales volume variance of $56.8 million and a favorable sales mix and higher selling price variance of $5.9 million. The volume increase is primarily attributable to the Pacific Coast Producers sale of fruit which contributed $55.8 million to net sales.

Jun. 29, 2018 | Earnings Reports

Seneca Foods Reports Financial Results for the Fourth Quarter 2018 and for the Twelve Months Ended March 31, 2018

Seneca Foods reported a net loss for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2018 of $(13.8) million, or $(1.41) per diluted share, compared to net earnings of $15.9 million, or $1.60 per diluted share, in the fiscal year ended March 31, 2017. A significant portion of the net earnings decrease was attributable to non-recurring restructuring charges related to the Modesto plant closing of $10.0 million which occurred in the current year.

Modesto

Feb. 16, 2018 | Corporate

Seneca Foods to Close its Modesto, California Facility

Seneca announced today that it will close its plant in Modesto, California, due to challenging economic conditions. The facility is primarily used for packaging and warehousing of the Company’s peach and fruit cocktail products. The Company expects this plant closure to improve its long-term financial condition and reduce leverage.

Jan. 25, 2018 | Earnings Reports

Sales Increase of 7.1% or $69.6 Million for the Nine Months Ended December 30, 2017

“Due to a significant LIFO charge for the quarter and nine month periods, we are reporting slightly lower earnings than the prior year periods. FIFO net earnings and sales are up compared to the prior year. Overall, operating earnings, excluding LIFO and plant restructuring charges, are ahead of the prior year,” stated Kraig Kayser, President and Chief Executive Officer.

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