Rubicon Organics Receives License to Sell Cannabis from Health Canada
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, May 11, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Rubicon Organics Inc. (CSE:ROMJ) (OTCQX:ROMJF) (“Rubicon Organics” or the “Company) is pleased to announce that it has received its sales amendment from Health Canada to sell dried and fresh cannabis products for recreational use (the “Sales License”). With the receipt of the Sales License, Rubicon Organics is now able to directly sell its premium organic certified flower to all provincial and territorial distributors.
“Today marks an important milestone for Rubicon Organics on our journey to become Canada’s leading organic cannabis company,” stated Jesse McConnell, CEO. “This Sales License will enable us to launch our full portfolio of super-premium brands, into new provinces such as Alberta and Quebec, whilst extending our offerings in our already supplied provinces, Ontario, British Columbia and Saskatchewan.” Together with the Health Canada site amendments previously announced on May 6, 2020, Rubicon Organics’ Delta, BC facility is now fully licensed to cultivate, process and sell cannabis products from both its 125,000 sq. ft. hybrid-greenhouse and 11-acre outdoor grow site for recreational and medical use.ABOUT RUBICON ORGANICS INC.Rubicon Organics Inc., through its wholly owned subsidiary Vintages Organic Cannabis Company Inc., is a licensed producer focused on cultivating and selling organic certified, super-premium cannabis from its flagship 125,000 sq. ft. state-of-the-art hybrid-greenhouse located on a 20-acre property in Delta, BC, Canada. The Company is focused on achieving industry leading profitability through the development of the brand identity Simply BareTM Organic, that combines the sale of high-margin, super-premium organic products with low-cost sustainable production. The Company is currently ramping up to production capacity of 11,000 kg per year of organic certified and environmentally sustainable cannabis.CONTACT INFORMATIONMargaret Brodie
Chief Financial Officer
Phone: +1 (437) 929-1964
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