Focused on Core Businesses
Landec Corporation (NASDAQ:LNDC) is a materials science company that leverages its proprietary polymer technologies, application development and capabilities to develop and commercialize new products for its core food and biomaterials businesses. Landec’s businesses develop and market healthy prepackaged vegetables and innovative medical products. Landec’s foundation in material science drives its innovative product development and new products continuously deliver differentiation and sustainable growth in the markets it serves. Landec views its material science expertise as a unique differentiator.
Landec’s subsidiary, Apio, Inc., headquartered in Guadalupe, California has become the leader in US fresh-cut specialty packaged vegetables sold in North America. Apio has done so by combining Landec’s proprietary food packaging technology, BreatheWay®, and the strength of two major national brands, Eat Smart® and GreenLine®, with the capabilities of a large national food supplier, processor and distributor. Apio continues to grow its core food business, purchasing GreenLine Holding Company in April 2012 and making a 20% equity investment in Windset Farms a leader in hydroponic farming in 2011. Through its subsidiary, Lifecore Biomedical located in Chaska, Minnesota, Landec is a premium supplier of hyaluronan-based materials and medical products to ophthalmic, orthopedic and veterinary markets worldwide. In addition, Landec will periodically work with market-leading companies to develop and commercialize differentiated polymer-based products.
Growing within Core Markets
- Health & Convenience
- New Superfood Containing Products
- Hydroponic Greenhouse Technology