Ticker Symbol to Remain “APRN”
Blue Apron (NYSE: APRN) today announced its decision to voluntarily transfer its stock exchange listing to The Nasdaq Global Market (Nasdaq) from the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE). The Company expects that its common stock will cease listing on the NYSE at market close on September 22, 2023 and commence listing on Nasdaq on September 25, 2023, and will continue trading under the ticker symbol “APRN.”
“We are joining many of the world’s leading tech and e-commerce companies on Nasdaq,” said Linda Findley, Blue Apron’s President and Chief Executive Officer. “Our stock exchange move will allow us to benefit from the exchange’s cost-effective services as we continue to focus on delivering a high-quality product to our customers and maximizing value for our shareholders.”
“We are delighted to welcome Blue Apron, a strong brand, to the Nasdaq family of listed companies and look forward to supporting their continued growth and focus on shareholder value,” said Karen Snow, Nasdaq’s Global Head of Listings.
About Blue Apron
Blue Apron’s vision is Better Living Through Better Food™. Launched in 2012, Blue Apron offers fresh, chef-designed meals that empower home cooks to embrace their culinary curiosity, challenge their abilities in the kitchen and see what a difference cooking quality food can make in their lives. Blue Apron is focused on bringing incredible recipes to its customers, deepening its commitment to its employees, continuing to reduce food and packaging waste, and addressing its carbon impact. Visit www.blueapron.com to learn more.
Forward Looking Statements
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