Community's First Medical Marijuana Dispensary Provides Southwest Florida Patients With Full Dispensary Experience & Educational Resources
BONITA SPRINGS, Fla., Jan. 9, 2019 /CNW/ -- Curaleaf Holdings, Inc. (CSE: CURA) (OTCBB: CURLF) ("Curaleaf" or the "Company"), a leading vertically integrated cannabis operator in the United States, today opened the first medical marijuana dispensary in Bonita Springs, bringing the number of Curaleaf dispensaries in the state to 21. Curaleaf has the largest cannabis dispensary footprint in the US, with 39 dispensaries across the country.
"Each day at Curaleaf, we work on fulfilling our mission to help people lead better lives through our commitment to provide Florida's patients with access to medical marijuana," said Curaleaf Florida President, Lindsay Jones. "Since 2016 when medical marijuana was approved by Florida's voters, we have been hearing from patients about the need for a full-service dispensary in Southwest Florida. Today we are delighted to be able to offer the patients of Collier and Lee counties easy access to their first dispensary in Bonita Springs."
Curaleaf's newest dispensary at 11721 Bonita Beach Road SE offers patients superior medical marijuana products. The 5,000 square-foot facility includes two private consultation rooms and a community meeting room where patients, physicians and community members can access medical marijuana educational seminars and resources in a comfortable and secure environment.
Joe Lusardi, CEO of Curaleaf commented, "We will continue to focus on making our products and services available to patients and customers across Florida, which is a key growth market."
Curaleaf also operates dispensaries in Daytona Beach, Deerfield Beach, Fort Myers, Fort Pierce, Jacksonville, Lake Worth, Lakeland, Lutz, Miami, Ocala, Orlando, Palm Bay, Palm Harbor, St. Petersburg, Tallahassee, Tampa and Titusville. All dispensaries' operating hours are Monday through Friday, 10am – 7pm; Saturday, 10am – 5pm; and Sunday, Noon – 5pm.
Patients may also place an order online at www.curaleaf.com for in-store pick-up or free delivery. Curaleaf offers free statewide delivery service to ensure Florida patients' accessibility to medical marijuana.
In addition, discounts are offered throughout the year to senior citizens, military veterans, pediatric patients and recipients of government financial assistance. The State of Florida's Office of Medical Marijuana Use Registry requires an order from a qualified Florida ordering physician and a State of Florida medical marijuana card to obtain medical marijuana products. All dispensary visitors must show a State of Florida medical marijuana card. Patients may call 877-303-0741 for more information.
About Curaleaf Holdings, Inc.
The Company is the parent of Curaleaf, Inc., a leading vertically integrated cannabis operator in the United States. Headquartered in Wakefield, Massachusetts, Curaleaf, Inc. has a presence in 12 states. Curaleaf, Inc. operates 39 dispensaries, 12 cultivation sites and 10 processing sites with a focus on highly populated, limited license states, including Florida, Massachusetts, New Jersey and New York. In fulfilling its mission to help people lead better lives every day, Curaleaf, Inc. leverages its extensive research and development capabilities to distribute cannabis products in multiple formats with the highest standard for safety, effectiveness, consistent quality and customer care. Curaleaf is committed to being the industry's leading resource in education and advancement through research and advocacy. Curaleaf, Inc.'s Florida operations were the first in the cannabis industry to receive the Safe Quality Food certification under the Global Food Safety Initiative, setting a new standard of excellence.
For more information please visit www.curaleaf.com.
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