ToughBuilt Industries Announces Closing of $6 Million Public Offering
LAKE FOREST, Calif., June 22, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — ToughBuilt Industries, Inc. (“ToughBuilt” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ: TBLT; TBLTW), today announced the closing of its previously announced public offering of 3,157,895 shares of its ordinary stock (or pre-funded warrants instead), together with warrants to purchase up to 3,157,895 shares of its ordinary stock at a public offering price of $1.90 per share (or pre-funded warrant) and associated guarantee. The warrants will have an exercise price of $1.90 per share, are exercisable upon issuance and will expire five years from the date of issuance.
HC Wainwright & Co. acted as exclusive placement agent for the offering.
The Company’s gross proceeds from the offering were approximately $6 million, before deducting placement agent fees and other offering costs payable by ToughBuilt. The Company intends to use the net proceeds of the offering for general corporate purposes, including working capital and the redemption of certain existing warrants.
A registration statement on Form S-1 (File No. 333-264930) relating to these securities has been filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission, or SEC, and was declared effective by the SEC on June 17, 2022. The offering has been made solely by means of a prospectus, which forms part of the actual registration statement. Electronic copies of the final prospectus may be obtained free of charge from the SEC’s website at http://www.sec.gov and may also be obtained by contacting HC Wainwright & Co., LLC at 430 Park Avenue, 3rd Floor, New York, NY 10022, by phone at (212) 856-5711 or by email at [email protected]
This press release does not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy any of the securities described herein, and there will be no sale of such securities in any state or other jurisdiction in which a such offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful prior to registration or qualification under the securities laws of such state or other jurisdiction.
ABOUT TOUGHBUILT INDUSTRIES, INC.
ToughBuilt is an advanced product designer, manufacturer and marketer with a focus on innovative products. Currently we focus on tools and other accessories for the professional construction and DIY industries. We market and distribute various lines of home improvement and construction products for the DIY and professional markets under the TOUGHBUILT® brand, within the global multi-billion dollar-a-year tool market industry . All of our products are designed by our in-house design team. Since launching product sales in 2013, we have experienced significant annual sales growth. Our current product line comprises three main categories, with several additional categories in various stages of development, consisting of Soft Goods & Kneepads and Sawhorses & Work Products. Our mission is to provide the building and home improvement communities with innovative, superior products resulting in part from informed creativity for our end users while enhancing performance, enhancing well-being and by strengthening brand loyalty. Additional information about the Company is available at: https://www.toughbuilt.com/.
This press release contains “forward-looking statements”. Such statements include, but are not limited to, statements regarding the intended use of the proceeds of the offer and may be preceded by the words “intends”, “may”, “will”, “plans”. , “expects”, “anticipates”, “projects”, “predicts”, “estimates”, “aims”, “believes”, “hopes”, “potential” or similar words. Forward-looking statements are not guarantees of future performance, are based on certain assumptions and are subject to various known and unknown risks and uncertainties, many of which are beyond the control of the Company and cannot be predicted or quantified and, therefore, the actual results may differ materially from those expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements. These risks and uncertainties include, but are not limited to, risks and uncertainties associated with (i) the impact of the global COVID-19 pandemic and government actions on our business, (ii) supply chain disruptions. supply, (iii) market acceptance of our new products, (iv) delays in product introduction in key markets, (v) inability to obtain regulatory approvals for the ability to sell our products in certain markets, (vi) intense industry competition from much larger multinational corporations, (vii) product liability claims, (viii) product malfunctions, (ix) our manufacturing capabilities limitations and our reliance on subcontractors for assistance, (x) our efforts to successfully obtain and maintain intellectual property protection covering our products, which may not be successful, (xi) our d reliance on sole suppliers for certain product components, (xii) the fact that we will need to raise additional capital to meet our business needs in the future and that raising capital may be costly, dilutive or difficult to obtain, (xiii) the fact that we operate in multiple foreign jurisdictions, exposing us to currency exchange rate fluctuations, logistical and communication challenges, the burdens and costs of complying with foreign laws and policies and economic instability in each jurisdiction, (xiv) our use of net proceeds from the offering, and (xv) market and other conditions. More detailed information about the Company and the risk factors that could affect the making of forward-looking statements is set forth in the Company’s filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), including the Company’s annual report on Form 10-K and its quarterly reports. on Form 10-Q. Investors and security holders are urged to read these materials free of charge on the SEC’s website at http://www.sec.gov. The Company undertakes no obligation to publicly update or revise its forward-looking statements as a result of new information, future events or otherwise, except as required by law.
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