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    Landec Corp. (LNDC)

    10.99 Down 0.01(0.09%) May 4, 4:00PM EDT
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    Landec Corp.
    3603 Haven Avenue
    Menlo Park, CA 94025
    United States - Map
    Phone: 650-306-1650
    Website: http://www.landec.com

    Index Membership:N/A
    Sector:Consumer Goods
    Industry:Farm Products
    Full Time Employees:550

    Business Summary 

    Landec Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, designs, develops, manufactures, and markets differentiated products in food and biomedical materials markets. It operates through three segments: Food Products Technology, Food Export, and Hyaluronan (HA)-Based Biomaterials. The Food Products Technology segment markets and packs specialty packaged whole and fresh-cut fruits, and vegetables utilizing the BreatheWay specialty packaging technology for the retail grocery, club store, and food services industry under the EatSmart and GreenLine brand names, as well as sells BreatheWay packaging to partners for non-vegetable products. The Food Export segment purchases and sells whole commodity fruit and vegetable products primarily to Asian markets and in the United States. The HA-Based Biomaterials segment sells products utilizing HA, a naturally occurring polysaccharide that is distributed in the extracellar matrix of connective tissues in animals and humans for medical use primarily in the ophthalmic, orthopedic, and veterinary markets, as well as supplies sodium hyaluronate to customers pursuing other medical applications, including aesthetic surgery, medical device coatings, tissue engineering, and pharmaceuticals. This segment also operates as a contract development and manufacturing organization, which specializes in aseptic filling services. The company also licenses Intellicoat seed coatings to the farming industry; and Intelimer polymers for personal care products and other industrial products. Landec Corporation sells its products in the United States, Canada, Taiwan, Indonesia, China, Japan, Belgium, and other countries. The company was founded in 1986 and is headquartered in Menlo Park, California.

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    Corporate Governance 
    Landec Corp.’s ISS Governance QuickScore as of May 1, 2016 is 1. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 4; Shareholder Rights: 2; Compensation: 2.
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    Key Executives 
    Ms. Molly A. Hemmeter , 49
    Chief Exec. Officer, Pres and Director
    Mr. Gregory S. Skinner , 55
    Chief Financial Officer, Principal Accounting Officer, VP of Admin. and VP of Fin.
    Mr. Ronald Lane Midyett , 50
    Chief Operating Officer
    Mr. Larry D. Hiebert , 60
    VP and Pres of Lifecore Biomedical
    Dr. Steven P. Bitler Ph.D., 58
    VP of Corp. Technology
    Amounts are as of Dec 31, 2015 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc.Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year.
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