Note 12 - Lines of Credit
|12 Months Ended|
Nov. 30, 2021
|Notes to Financial Statements|
|Debt Disclosure [Text Block]||
On January 19, 2021, the Company entered into a $5.0 million revolving line of credit with a bank. The revolving line of credit bears interest at a rate equal to the Wall Street Journal Prime Rate plus 0.50%, subject to a floor of 4.00%. The interest rate on the revolving line of credit was 3.75% on November 30, 2021. The revolving line of credit is secured by the Company’s accounts receivable and inventory. The line of credit is subject to an unused fee of 0.25% paid once annually. The line of credit expires on January 19, 2024.
Also on January 19, 2021, the Company entered into a $1.5 million equipment financing line of credit with a bank. The line of credit bears interest at a rate equal to the Wall Street Journal Prime Rate plus 0.50%, subject to a floor of 4.00%. The interest rate on the equipment financing line of credit was 3.75% on November 30, 2021. The line of credit is secured by the Company’s equipment. The line of credit is subject to an unused fee of 0.25% paid once annually. The line of credit expires on January 19, 2024.
On July 6, 2021, the Company entered into a First Omnibus Loan Modification Agreement (the “Amendment”) with Needham Bank, a Massachusetts co-operative bank (the “Lender”) that modifies that certain Commercial Loan and Security Agreement dated as of January 19, 2021 (the “Loan Agreement”). Pursuant to the Loan Agreement, the Lender established a revolving line of credit of up to $5.0 million as evidenced by a Secured Revolving Line of Credit Note executed by the Company in favor of the Bank (the “Revolving Note”) and a non-revolving equipment line of credit of up to $1.5 million as evidenced by equipment term notes in the principal amounts drawn from time to time. Pursuant to the Amendment, the Lender and Company agreed to (i) temporarily for a 150-day period increase the Company’s principal amount on the Revolving Note from $5.0 million to $7.5 million, (ii) temporarily for a 150-day period increase the credit limit under the Loan Agreement from $5.0 million to $7.5 million, and (iii) a one-time non-refundable modification fee payable to Lender by the Company for the increased borrowing ability of $0.02 million, with one-half paid upon execution of the Agreement and one-half due only if the Company’s aggregate outstanding principal balance exceeds $5.0 million. In addition, the Company agreed that upon the expiration of the 150-day period it would use the proceeds of any equity raise consummated during such time to make payments under the Revolving Note such that the aggregate principal balance of outstanding advances under the Revolving Note are equal or less to $5.0 million. As of November 30, 2021, there was no outstanding balance on the Revolving Note and the Company haddrawn on the nonrevolving equipment line of credit. Debt issuance costs related to the lines of credit were $0.1 million.
Debt issuance costs of $0.1 million are being amortized over the term of the debt and are presented as part of Other Assets in the Consolidated Balance Sheets. Amortization of $0.03 million for the year ended November 30, 2021 is included in Interest expense in the Condensed Consolidated Statements of Operations and Comprehensive Loss.
The entire disclosure for information about short-term and long-term debt arrangements, which includes amounts of borrowings under each line of credit, note payable, commercial paper issue, bonds indenture, debenture issue, own-share lending arrangements and any other contractual agreement to repay funds, and about the underlying arrangements, rationale for a classification as long-term, including repayment terms, interest rates, collateral provided, restrictions on use of assets and activities, whether or not in compliance with debt covenants, and other matters important to users of the financial statements, such as the effects of refinancing and noncompliance with debt covenants.
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