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EDMONTON, Aug. 7 /CNW/ - Planet Organic Health Corp. (TSX.V: POH)
announced today that it has engaged The Howard Group Inc. of Calgary, Alberta,
to provide investor and financial relations services to the company.
The term of the agreement is for 12 months. The Howard Group Inc. will be
compensated with a monthly retainer of $6,000 (Six Thousand Dollars) CDN and
300,000 (Three-Hundred Thousand) options. The options have an exercise price
of $3.00 with a 3-year term expiring July 31, 2010. In addition to its ongoing
investor relations services, The Howard Group Inc. will also provide ongoing
commentary on POH's activities in its online, live newsletter, Insight.
The above agreement is subject to the acceptance of the TSX Venture
"The Howard Group brings to Planet Organic significant experience in
investor relations," said, Darren Krissie, Planet Organics' CFO. "We want to
communicate with our shareholders and customers in a timely manner, working
with The Howard Group will help us to accomplish that goal."
ABOUT PLANET ORGANIC HEALTH CORP.
Planet Organic Health Corp. (TSX-V: POH), is a natural products industry
company, comprising manufacturing, distribution and retail. The company has
been recognized as one of the Top 50 Companies on the TSX Venture Exchange,
where it is listed as a Tier One company. Planet also operates 47 natural
health outlets under the Sangster's Health Centre banner. POCH also owns
Healthy's, a vitamin store chain in the Greater Toronto Area and Trophic
Canada which is the country's leading manufacturer of natural supplements.
POCH owns a total of 64 retail stores in Canada and 11 Mrs. Greens Natural
Markets in the U.S.
ABOUT THE HOWARD GROUP INC.
Since 1988, The Howard Group Inc. has provided comprehensive investor and
financial relations, business development solutions, in-depth strategic
planning and financing services to public companies. The Howard Group Inc. is
associated with the Insight Limited Partnership, which invests in micro and
small cap companies.
The TSX Venture Exchange has not reviewed and does not accept
responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.
For further information:
For further information: Darren Krissie, VP Corporate Development, CFO,
Planet Organic Health Corp., (780) 719-4667, firstname.lastname@example.org; Peter
Weichler, Grant Howard, The Howard Group Inc., Toll Free: 1-888-221-0915,
Info@howardgroupinc.comp; Robyn Quinn, APR, Planet Organic National Public
Relations, Coordinator, (250) 370-0719, email@example.com