Delta 9 to Supply Cannabis to Private Retail Sector in Province of Alberta
WINNIPEG, MB (May 24, 2019) – DELTA 9 CANNABIS INC. (TSXV: NINE) (OTCQX: VRNDF) (“Delta 9” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce that Alberta Gaming, Liquor & Cannabis (AGLC) has provided the Company with authorization to supply cannabis to AGLC for retail sale in the province of Alberta.
“This marks the third major provincial supply contract for Delta 9 after Saskatchewan and Manitoba,” said John Arbuthnot, CEO of Delta 9, “As we ramp up our overall production capacity in 2019, we will continue to seek additional distribution contracts for our cannabis products in British Columbia and Eastern Provinces. We are pleased to offer Alberta retail stores and consumers the opportunity to access Delta 9’s premium branded cannabis products.”
The Company plans to make its first shipment of cannabis for retail sale in Alberta in the second quarter of 2019. Delta 9 is in continued discussions with other provinces, territories and private retail outlets and plans to secure additional cannabis supply agreements over the rest of the year.
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About Delta 9 Cannabis Inc.
Delta 9 Cannabis is a vertically integrated cannabis company focused on bringing the highest quality cannabis products to market. Delta 9's wholly-owned subsidiary, Delta 9 Bio-Tech Inc., is a licensed producer of medical marijuana pursuant to the ACMPR and operates an 80,000 square foot production facility in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. Delta 9 owns and operates a chain of retail stores under the Delta 9 Cannabis Store brand. Delta 9's shares trade on the TSX Venture Exchange under the symbol "NINE" and on the OTC under the symbol VRNDF. For more information, please visit delta9.ca.
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