EX-99.1 2 ex99x1.htm EXHIBIT 99.1

Exhibit 99.1





August 9, 2022


Encision Reports First Quarter Fiscal Year 2023 Results

Boulder, Colorado, August 9, 2022 -- Encision Inc. (PK:ECIA), a medical device company owning patented Active Electrode Monitoring (AEM®) Technology that prevents dangerous radiant energy burns in minimally invasive surgery, today announced financial results for its fiscal year 2023 first quarter that ended June 30, 2022.


The Company posted quarterly net revenue of $2.15 million for a quarterly net income of $265 thousand, or $0.02 per diluted share. These results compare to net revenue of $2.01 million for a quarterly net loss of $7 thousand, or $0.00 per diluted share, in the year-ago quarter. Gross margin on net revenue was 60% in the fiscal 2023 first quarter and 51% in the fiscal 2022 first quarter. Gross margin increased in the current year’s first quarter compared to last year’s first quarter due principally to higher service revenue gross margin.


The first quarter presented significant challenges for Encision,” said Gregory Trudel, President and CEO of Encision Inc. “During the first quarter of fiscal year 2023 and fiscal year 2022, COVID resurgences continued to impact procedure volumes. COVID has had, and will likely continue to have, an adverse impact on our procedure volumes. We continue to encounter supply chain issues and work tirelessly to deliver a steady mix of products to our customers who depend on us. Encision continues to be positive as we navigate the ups and downs of the pandemic market and the new-normal supply chain turmoil. We continuously look for opportunities to serve our customers with new products, to work smarter, and to drive increased efficiencies. In spite of limited customer access, our sales and marketing efforts are yielding new customers for our new EnTouchâ 2X Scissors and recently released AEMÒ Shield Disposable Electrodes. We look forward to the contributions that these new products will make as the market bounces back.”


“Service revenue for our first quarter of fiscal year 2023 resulted from services performed under a Supply Agreement with Auris Health, Inc. (“Auris Health”), a part of the Johnson & Johnson family of companies. Under the agreement, Encision collaborated on the integration of AEM® Technology into monopolar instrumentation produced by Auris Health for advanced surgical applications. On August 23, 2021, we entered into a Supply Agreement with Auris Health. Towards the end of the first quarter business needs took a different direction and on May 5, 2022, the parties mutually agreed to terminate all the agreements. We enjoyed collaborating with the team at J&J and we look forward to future opportunities to work together.”


Encision Inc. designs and markets a portfolio of high-performance surgical instrumentation that delivers advances in patient safety with AEM technology, surgical performance, and value to hospitals across a broad range of minimally invasive surgical procedures. Based in Boulder, Colorado, the company pioneered the development and deployment of Active Electrode Monitoring, AEM technology, to eliminate dangerous stray energy burns during minimally invasive procedures. For additional information about all our products, please visit www.encision.com.


In accordance with the safe harbor provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995, the Company notes that statements in this press release and elsewhere that look forward in time, which include everything other than historical information, involve risks and uncertainties that may cause actual results to differ materially from those indicated by the forward-looking statements. Factors that could cause the Company’s actual results to differ materially include, among others, its ability to develop new or enhanced products and have such products accepted in the market, its ability to increase net sales through the Company’s distribution channels, its ability to compete successfully against other manufacturers of surgical instruments, insufficient quantity of new account conversions, insufficient cash to fund operations, delay in developing new products and receiving FDA approval for such new products and other factors discussed in the Company’s filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Readers are encouraged to review the risk factors and other disclosures appearing in the Company’s Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended March 31, 2022 and subsequent filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. We do not undertake any obligation to update publicly any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of the receipt of new information, future events, or otherwise.

CONTACT: Mala Ray, Encision Inc., 303-444-2600, mray@encision.com






Encision Inc.

Unaudited Condensed Statements of Operations

(in thousands, except per share information)



   Three Months Ended
   June 30, 2022  June 30, 2021
Product revenue  $1,696   $1,718 
Service revenue   458    290 
Total revenue   2,154    2,008 
Product cost of revenue   870    838 
Service cost of revenue        143 
Total cost of revenue   870    981 
Gross profit   1,284    1,027 
Operating expenses:          
Sales and marketing   503    528 
General and administrative   344    327 
Research and development   170    177 
Total operating expenses   1,017    1,032 
Operating income (loss)   267    (5)
Interest expense, extinguishment of debt     income and other income, net   (2)   (2)
Income (loss) before provision for income taxes   265    (7)
Provision for income taxes   —      —   
Net income (loss)  $265   $(7)
Net income (loss) per share—basic and diluted  $0.02   $0.00 
Weighted average number of basic shares   11,720    11,583 
Weighted average number of diluted shares   12,021    11,583 






Encision Inc.

Unaudited Condensed Balance Sheets

(in thousands)


   June 30, 2022  March 31, 2022
Cash  $828   $950 
Accounts receivable, net   921    948 
Inventories, net   1,799    1,584 
Prepaid expenses and other assets   101    120 
Total current assets   3,649    3,602 
Equipment, net   235    189 
Right of use asset   715    786 
Patents, net   178    181 
Other assets   42    34 
Total assets  $4,819   $4,792 
Accounts payable  $388   $576 
Secured notes   23    22 
Accrued compensation   221    191 
Other accrued liabilities   115    125 
Accrued lease liability   371    362 
Total current liabilities   1,118    1,276 
Secured notes   201    206 
Accrued lease liability   477    564 
Unsecured promissory note   —      —   
Total liabilities   1,796    2,046 
Common stock and additional paid-in capital   24,288    24,275 
Accumulated (deficit)   (21,265)   (21,529)
Total shareholders’ equity   3,023    2,746 
Total liabilities and shareholders’ equity  $4,819   $4,792 





Encision Inc.

Unaudited Condensed Statements of Cash Flows

(in thousands)


   Three Months Ended
   June 30, 2022  June 30, 2021
Operating activities:          
Net income (loss)  $265   $(7)
Adjustments to reconcile net income (loss) to cash
(used in) operating activities:
Depreciation and amortization   20    27 
Share-based compensation expense   12    8 
(Recovery from) doubtful accounts, net   —      (25)
(Recovery from) inventory obsolescence, net   (1)   (49)
Changes in operating assets and liabilities:          
Right of use asset, net   (8)   (5)
Accounts receivable   27    (91)
Inventories   (214)   (97)
Prepaid expenses and other assets   11    44 
Accounts payable   (188)   132 
Accrued compensation and other accrued liabilities   20    (65)
Net cash (used in) operating activities   (56)   (128)
Investing activities:          
Acquisition of property and equipment   (58)   (7)
Patent costs   (5)   (7)
Net cash (used in) investing activities   (63)   (14)
Financing activities:          
(Paydown of) secured  notes   (3)   (3)
Net cash (used in) provided by financing activities   (3)   (3)
Net (decrease) in cash   (122)   (145)
Cash, beginning of period   950    1,474 
Cash, end of period  $828   $1,329