High Ridge Brands Co.
Case No. 19-12689
On December 18, 2019, High Ridge Brands Co. and 8 affiliated debtors (collectively, the "Debtors") each filed a voluntary petition for relief under Chapter 11 of the United States Bankruptcy Code in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware. The cases are pending before the Honorable Brendan L. Shannon and the Debtors have requested that their cases be jointly administered under Case No. 19-12689.
Important Information & Dates
A hearing on the Debtors' First Day Motions was held on December 19, 2019 at 11:00 AM (ET) before the Honorable Brendan L. Shannon, United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware, at US Bankruptcy Court, 824 Market St., 6th Fl., Courtroom #1, Wilmington, Delaware. Please click below to view and download the Debtors' First Day Motions and First Day Orders:
On February 7, 2020, the Bankruptcy Court entered an order approving the bidding procedures in connection with the sale of substantially all of the Debtors' assets. The Sale Auction took place on February 20, 2020, at 10:00 a.m. (ET) at the offices of Debevoise & Plimpton, 919 Third Avenue, New York, NY 10022.
On February 24, 2020, High Ridge Brands announced that, following a comprehensive sales process and a competitive auction conducted under Section 363 of the U.S. Bankruptcy Code, an affiliate of Perrigo Company acquired the Company’s oral care business and an affiliate of Tengram Capital Partners acquired the Company’s hair care and skin cleansing business.
The transaction was approved by the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware and certain other closing conditions. A hearing to seek court approval for the transaction was scheduled for Wednesday, February 26, 2020 at 11:30 AM ET before the Honorable Brendan L. Shannon, United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware, at US Bankruptcy Court, 824 Market St., 6th Fl., Courtroom #1, Wilmington, Delaware.
The transaction closed in the first quarter of 2020.
Deadline to File Claims
The Bankruptcy Court has set the following deadlines for filing proofs of claim:
- General Bar Date: May 4, 2020, at 5:00 p.m. (prevailing Eastern Time)
- Governmental Bar Date: June 15, 2020, at 5:00 p.m. (prevailing Eastern Time)
Click on "Submit a Claim" above to download the applicable proof of claim form and for more information regarding filing a claim against the Debtors. Please click here to download the Bar Date Order and here to download the Bar Date Notice.
Young Conaway Stargatt & Taylor, LLP
1000 North King Street
Wilmington, DE 19801
Robert S. Brady
Edmon L. Morton
Ian J. Bambrick
Allison S. Mielke
Jared W. Kochenash
United States Trustee and Court Information
Office of the United States Trustee
844 King Street
Wilmington, DE 19801
David L. Buchbinder
United States Bankruptcy Court
District of Delaware
824 Market Street North
Wilmington, DE 19801
Brendan L. Shannon
Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors
Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
575 Madison Avenue
New York, NY 10022-2585
Steven J. Reisman
Jerry L. Hall
Cindi M. Giglio
James V. Drew
Potter Anderson & Carroon LLP
1313 N. Market Street
Wilmington, DE 19801-3700
Jeremy W. Ryan
Aaron H. Stulman
D. Ryan Slaugh
|Case Number||Debtor Name||Petition Date|
|Case Number 19-12689||Debtor Name High Ridge Brands Co.||Petition Date December 18, 2019|
|Case Number 19-12690||Debtor Name High Ridge Brands Holdings, Inc.||Petition Date December 18, 2019|
|Case Number 19-12691||Debtor Name HRB Midco, Inc.||Petition Date December 18, 2019|
|Case Number 19-12692||Debtor Name HRB Buyer, Inc.||Petition Date December 18, 2019|
|Case Number 19-12693||Debtor Name Golden Sun, Inc.||Petition Date December 18, 2019|
|Case Number 19-12694||Debtor Name Continental Fragrances, Ltd.||Petition Date December 18, 2019|
|Case Number 19-12695||Debtor Name Freshcorp, Inc.||Petition Date December 18, 2019|
|Case Number 19-12697||Debtor Name Dr. Fresh, LLC||Petition Date December 18, 2019|
|Case Number 19-12696||Debtor Name Children Oral Care, LLC||Petition Date December 18, 2019|