VANCOUVER, BC, April 3, 2020– Sproutly Canada, Inc. (CSE: SPR) (OTCQB: SRUTF) (FSE: 38G) (“Sproutly" or the “Company”) is pleased to announce that it has entered into an agency partnership agreement (the “Partnership Agreement”) with Cannavolve Inc. (“Cannavolve”), Canada’s premier non-medical cannabis retail agency with an established industry footprint. Pursuant to the Partnership Agreement, Cannavolve will support the recreational retail distribution of Sproutly’s CALIBER branded dried flower products (the “Products”) in Canada. Cannavolve will utilize its agency platform and sales team to promote the CALIBER brand of products to Canadian retailers in an effort to support Sproutly’s route-to-market strategy.
Under the Partnership Agreement, Cannavolve will leverage its best in class sales team and strong relationships with retailers to deliver tailored retail execution for Sproutly’s CALIBER products for private and government-owned licensed cannabis retailers across Canada.
“We are pleased to announce our partnership with Cannavolve, Canada’s first licensed cannabis agency, to promote CALIBER branded dried products and develop our retail distribution network” said Melise Panetta, Vice President of Marketing and Sales. “We believe that Cannavolve’s expertise, experience and relationships in the retail cannabis industry coupled with the strength of our CALIBER brand will create a formula for retail success” she added.
“Cannavolve is excited to work with the Sproutly team and represent the CALIBER brand in market”, said Trace Hanlon, Partner with Cannavolve. “With Sproutly’s focus on high-quality products, award-winning genetics and distinct premium packaging, CALIBER is designed to deliver a much-needed superior cannabis experience for Canadian consumers.”
Sproutly’s CALIBER dried flower products are currently for sale in Alberta, New Brunswick and Manitoba and will soon be available in the province of Saskatchewan following the Company’s latest executed supply agreement. More details on the partnership including additional provinces and product offerings are expected to be announced at a later date.
About Sproutly Canada, Inc.
Sproutly’s core on is to become the leading supplier to the cannabis beverage and edibles market. The Company’s Toronto based facility, licensed under the Cannabis Act, was built to cultivate pharmaceutical grade cannabis to supply a technological breakthrough in producing and formulating the first natural, truly water-soluble cannabis solution. Our water-soluble ingredients and our bio-natural oils will deliver revolutionary brands to international markets that are clamouring for well-defined commercial products. Sproutly’s business focus is to execute on partnerships with local and globally established consumer brands to leverage their existing customer bases, further expand brand loyalty, assist with marketing, and support distribution networks to deliver this scientific breakthrough with speed and efficiency worldwide.
For more information on Sproutly, please visit: www.sproutly.ca.
Contact: Keith Dolo, Chief Executive Officer of Sproutly Canada, Inc.
About Cannavolve Inc.
Cannavolve is an independent, recreational cannabis sales and marketing agency established to represent Licensed Producers and Licensed Processors of quality-assured cannabis, and global suppliers of cannabis accessories. Cannavolve offers a choice of national or regional licensed non-medicinal retail field coverage, innovative, compliant marketing solutions and government board navigation services. By leveraging analytic data, extensive B2B experience and a best in class sales team, Cannavolve delivers results for our suppliers and retail partners through custom tailored commercial strategies and execution. Cannavolve operates nationally with regional offices in Halifax, Montreal, Toronto, Calgary and Vancouver.
For more information, visit Cannavolve.ca
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