Blue Buffalo Pet Products

Blue Buffalo is a pet food company selling dog and cat food made with whole meats, fruits and vegetables, and other high-quality, natural ingredients. It offers a broad product portfolio across different product types, diet types, breed sizes for dogs, flavors, product functions and textures and cuts for wet foods. The company has four major product lines under its master BLUE brand including BLUE Life Protection Formula, BLUE Wilderness, BLUE Basics, BLUE Freedom and BLUE Natural Veterinary Diet. 

TypeSubsidiary
Parent CompanyGeneral Mills
HQWilton, CT, US
Founded2002
Websitebluebuffalo.com
Cybersecurity ratingCMore
Blue Buffalo Pet Products was founded in 2002 and is headquartered in Wilton, CT, US

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Blue Buffalo Pet Products Office Locations

Blue Buffalo Pet Products has offices in Wilton, Los Angeles, Monroe, Nashville and in 4 other locations
Wilton, CT, US (HQ)
15 River Rd
Los Angeles, CA, US
Los Angeles, CA, USA
Monroe, MI, US
Monroe, MI, USA
Nashville, TN, US
Nashville, TN, USA
Phoenix, AZ, US
Phoenix, AZ, USA
San Francisco, CA, US
San Francisco
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Blue Buffalo Pet Products Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date

2002
Blue Buffalo Pet Products is a subsidiary of General Mills

Blue Buffalo Pet Products Revenue

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Blue Buffalo Pet Products's revenue was reported to be $1.27 b in FY, 2017
Annual
USDFY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Revenue

1.0b1.1b1.3b

Revenue growth, %

12%

Cost of goods sold

608.6m634.1m685.5m

Gross profit

418.8m515.7m589.1m
Quarterly
USDQ2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017

Revenue

254.0m259.4m279.8m286.9m288.0m302.0m294.8m340.8m

Cost of goods sold

154.2m151.2m156.6m159.5m154.8m163.3m157.1m180.0m

Gross profit

99.8m108.3m123.2m127.3m133.2m138.7m137.7m160.8m

Gross profit Margin, %

39%42%44%44%46%46%47%47%
Annual
USDFY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Cash

224.3m292.7m282.2m

Accounts Receivable

234.5k150.3m

Prepaid Expenses

7.9m

Inventories

83.5m70.9m79.9m
Quarterly
USDQ2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017

Cash

179.7m185.0m265.1m273.6m316.4m338.2m338.7m308.4m

Accounts Receivable

66.7m76.4m63.7m84.3m92.4m110.1m131.3m150.5m

Prepaid Expenses

2.7m3.3m2.8m4.8m6.5m5.5m6.9m7.7m

Inventories

91.4m96.9m76.2m87.5m75.4m80.5m89.5m77.9m
Annual
USDFY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Net Income

89.4m130.2m193.5m

Depreciation and Amortization

8.2m9.2m

Inventories

(271.1k)(8.9m)

Accounts Payable

(1.7m)4.6m28.0m
Quarterly
USDQ2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017

Net Income

52.7m79.8m37.3m74.0m95.4m44.1m86.8m139.9m

Depreciation and Amortization

2.2m4.4m6.8m2.4m5.3m7.8m

Inventories

(2.7m)(8.3m)7.3m(3.9m)8.3m(9.5m)(18.5m)(6.8m)

Accounts Payable

14.9m4.4m2.0m2.7m4.1m4.3m15.4m20.8m
USDQ2, 2015

Debt/Equity

-11.6 x

Debt/Assets

0.8 x

Financial Leverage

-13.6 x
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Blue Buffalo Pet Products Operating Metrics

FY, 2015FY, 2016

Distribution Centers

33

Manufacturing Facilities

11
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Blue Buffalo Pet Products Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

C

79/100

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Blue Buffalo Pet Products Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

40-49

out of 100

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Blue Buffalo Pet Products Online and Social Media Presence

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Blue Buffalo Pet Products Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    C+

    68/100

  • CEO Rating

    A+

    83/100

  • Compensation

    C+

    66/100

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Blue Buffalo Pet Products Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Blue Buffalo Pet Products founded?

    Blue Buffalo Pet Products was founded in 2002.

  • How many employees does Blue Buffalo Pet Products have?

    Blue Buffalo Pet Products has 877 employees.

  • What is Blue Buffalo Pet Products revenue?

    Latest Blue Buffalo Pet Products annual revenue is $1.3 b.

  • What is Blue Buffalo Pet Products revenue per employee?

    Latest Blue Buffalo Pet Products revenue per employee is $1.5 m.

  • Who are Blue Buffalo Pet Products competitors?

    Competitors of Blue Buffalo Pet Products include Simmons, Hill's Pet Nutrition and Adimax.

  • Where is Blue Buffalo Pet Products headquarters?

    Blue Buffalo Pet Products headquarters is located at 15 River Rd, Wilton.

  • Where are Blue Buffalo Pet Products offices?

    Blue Buffalo Pet Products has offices in Wilton, Los Angeles, Monroe, Nashville and in 4 other locations.

  • How many offices does Blue Buffalo Pet Products have?

    Blue Buffalo Pet Products has 8 offices.