TORONTO, July 5, 2018 /CNW/ - Starseed Holdings Inc. ("Starseed") is pleased to announce it has entered into an agreement with the Alberta Gaming, Liquor & Cannabis Commission ("AGLC") to supply cannabis products in Alberta as the province prepares for adult-use legalization on October 17th.
"We are excited for the opportunity to partner with the AGLC, and work with the extensive network of retail stores across the province", said Norman Wright, National Sales Director.
Starseed will supply the AGLC with a portfolio of dried cannabis flower, pre-rolls and cannabis oils, and will invest in educational programs related to the safe and responsible consumption of adult-use cannabis in the province.
"We are thrilled that Starseed has been chosen to be one of the first group of cannabis suppliers for the province of Alberta, and we look forward to providing Albertans with a wide range of high-quality cannabis products through our soon to be launched adult-use brand." said Angelo Tsebelis, President of Starseed. "Alberta will be a key market and this agreement further supports Starseed's national growth plans, when paired with our existing strategic partnerships with plan sponsors and employers to provide medical cannabis as a paid health benefit."
About Starseed Holdings
Starseed Holdings, through its wholly-owned subsidiary Starseed Medicinal Inc., is a Health Canada licensed producer of medicinal cannabis products with a unique customer-centric approach to medical cannabis. Starseed was one of the first licensed cannabis producers to help on-board medical cannabis to a multi-employer benefit plan. Starseed Holdings Inc.'s board of directors includes G. Edmund King, past Chairman and CEO of Wood Gundy, Dr. Hugh E. Scully, past President of the Canadian and Ontario Medical Associations, the Honourable Senator J. Trevor Eyton, Retired Major-General Lewis W. MacKenzie, and Bruce Croxon, CEO of venture capital fund, Round 13, and former dragon on CBC's Dragon's Den.
SOURCE Starseed Holdings Inc.
For further information: Alison Joutsi, NATIONAL Public Relations (for Starseed), T: 416-586-1952, E: [email protected]