Packaged Facts reports that a majority of dog and cat owners agree high-quality foods are effective for preventative healthcare.
Stella & Chewy’s line of products will be available five distribution centers throughout the Western U.S.
The company's owners hope a crowdsourcing campaign, or interest from other investment partners, will help it make a comeback.
The company has made a commitment to complete the process by May 2019.
The campaign aims to educate pet owners about how they can make more than 290 different meal combinations that mix a variety of Nulo's products.
All full-time hourly team members with a minimum of one year of service will be granted equity (restricted stock units) annually in Freshpet.
The company's recipes are cooked sous-vide in a USDA certified kitchen and the first-of-its-kind dog food product available at a retail store, according to company officials.
The company is donating 2,000 pounds of pet food to organizations close to the impacted areas.
Wilbur-Ellis Co. and Diversified Ingredients were sentenced to pay combined fine of $7 million for shipping adulterated and misbranded pet food ingredients to pet food manufacturers.
The company is also providing resources for the many emergency shelters, long-term evacuees and food pantries that were impacted by Hurricane Florence.