Central Garden & Pet Company to Announce Second Quarter Fiscal 2016 Financial Results

WALNUT CREEK, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Central Garden & Pet Company (NASDAQ:CENT)(NASDAQ:CENTA), a leading
innovator, marketer and producer of quality branded products for the
lawn & garden and pet supplies markets, will announce results for its
second quarter fiscal 2016 ended March 26, 2016 on Wednesday, May 4,
2016 after the close of trading. In conjunction with the earnings
release, Central will host a conference call at 4:30 p.m. Eastern Time
(1:30 p.m. Pacific Time), to discuss the second quarter fiscal 2016
financial results and to provide a general business update. The
conference call will be accessible via the internet from the company’s
website.

To access the webcast link, log on to http://ir.central.com.
Alternatively, to listen to the call by telephone, dial +1 (201)
689-8345 (domestic and international) using conference ID# 13635291. A
replay of the call will be available for ten days by dialing +1 (201)
612-7415 (domestic and international) and entering conference ID#
13635291.

About Central Garden & Pet

Central Garden & Pet Company is a leading innovator, marketer and
producer of quality branded products for the lawn & garden and pet
supplies markets. Committed to new product innovation, our products are
sold to specialty independent and mass retailers. Participating
categories in Lawn & Garden include: Grass seed and the brands
PENNINGTON®, and THE REBELS®; wild bird feed and the brand PENNINGTON®;
weed and insect control and the brands AMDRO®, SEVIN®, IRONITE® and
OVER-N-OUT®; and decorative outdoor patio products under the PENNINGTON
® brand. We also provide a host of other regional and
application-specific garden brands and supplies. Participating
categories in Pet include: Animal health and the brands ADAMS™ and
ZODIAC®; aquatics and reptile and the brands AQUEON®, CORALIFE® and
ZILLA®; bird & small animal and the brands KAYTEE®, Forti-Diet® and
CRITTER TRAIL®; dog & cat and the brands TFH™, NYLABONE®, FOUR PAWS®,
IMS™, CADET®, PINNACLE® and AVODERM®; and equine and the brands FARNAM®,
HORSE HEALTH™ and VITAFLEX®. We also provide a host of other
application-specific pet brands and supplies. Central Garden & Pet
Company is based in Walnut Creek, California, and has approximately
3,700 employees, primarily in North America. For additional information
on Central Garden & Pet Company, including access to the Company’s SEC
filings, please visit the Company’s website at www.central.com.

Contacts

Central Garden & Pet Company
Steve Zenker, 925-948-3657
VP
of Investor Relations & Communications