Experion Partners with Leading National Sales Agency, Velvet Management
VANCOUVER, BC / ACCESSWIRE / SEPTEMBER 21 2020 / Experion Holdings Ltd. (the “Company” or “Experion“) (TSXV:EXP)(OTCQB:EXPFF)(FRANKFURT:MB31) is pleased to announce a partnership with Velvet Management Inc. (“Velvet“), to be its national sales and distribution agent for its premium craft cannabis brand, Citizen Stash, to be sold through provincially licensed stores across Canada.
Velvet is a leading full-service cannabis marketing agency with deep industry knowledge, an established sales team in all ten provinces and best in class distribution capabilities. The partnership with Velvet is expected to have substantial impact on the sales of Citizen Stash nationally as it will be the only cannabis brand represented by Velvet in the premium craft market segment.
“Experion is committed to expanding and supporting national distribution for its premium, craft cannabis products,” commented Mr. Jarrett Malnarich, Experion’s CEO. “Direct relationships with dispensary owners, budtenders, and key retail gatekeepers is a critical part of our branding strategy for Citizen Stash. As we continue to scale nationally, we believe Velvet is the right partner to represent Experion to provincial cannabis boards and retailers as we expand our distribution network across Canada. We also see Velvet playing an essential role in creating and building demand at the consumer level which in turn will drive increased revenues and ultimately profitability for our company.”
About Velvet Management Inc.
Velvet Management Inc. is a cannabis agency providing product sales and distribution to provincial cannabis boards and private retailers across Canada. Velvet was created by the largest importer of alcohol in Canada, Groupe Dandurand, responsible for 6.2 million cases or $1.2 billion in retail sales. With the largest wine salesforce in Canada they service over 10,000 retail points. Groupe Dandurand has been in operation since 1968, with 225 employees and with offices in Calgary, Montreal, Toronto, and Vancouver. Their performance has won them Supplier/Partner of the Year by the LCBO multiple times.
About Experion Holdings Ltd.
Experion Holdings Ltd. is the parent company of Experion Biotechnologies Inc., a Health Canada licensed cultivator and processor of Cannabis, based in Mission, BC.
Experion Holdings Ltd. is invested in a portfolio of products to address a wide spectrum of consumer needs’ including Adult-use, Wellness and Therapeutic, and Medical products.
Experion trades on the TSX Venture Exchange as a Tier 1 issuer under the symbol “EXP” on the OTCQB Venture under the symbol “EXPFF” and on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange under the symbol “MB31”
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SOURCE: Experion Holdings Ltd.