Davis Polk advised the underwriters in connection with the $310.6 million follow-on public offering of 5,526,861 shares of common stock of Hydrofarm Holdings Group, Inc., which includes 720,894 shares from the full exercise of the underwriters’ option to purchase additional shares. Hydrofarm Holdings Group, Inc. is listed on the Nasdaq Global Select Market under the symbol “HYFM.”
Based in Fairless Hills, Pennsylvania, Hydrofarm is a leading independent distributor and manufacturer of hydroponics equipment and supplies for controlled environment agriculture, including high-intensity grow lights, climate control solutions and growing media, as well as a broad portfolio of innovative and proprietary branded products. For over 40 years, Hydrofarm has helped growers make growing easier and more productive. Hydrofarm’s mission is to empower growers, farmers and cultivators with products that enable greater quality, efficiency, consistency and speed in their grow projects.
The Davis Polk capital markets team included partner Byron B. Rooney and associates Joanna Sedlak and Russell Quarles. Associate Christopher C. Woller provided intellectual property advice. Partner Margaret E. Tahyar and associate Genevieve A. Lewis provided regulatory advice. The tax team included partner Po Sit. Counsel Marcie A. Goldstein provided FINRA advice. Members of the Davis Polk team are based in the New York and Washington DC offices.