Eve & Co Receives Oil Extraction Licence from Health Canada
TORONTO, ONTARIO, SEPTEMBER 17, 2018 —
Eve & Co Incorporated (the “Company” or “Eve”) (TSXV: EVE) is pleased to announce that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Natural MedCo Ltd., has received an amended licence from Health Canada under the Access to Cannabis for Medical Purposes Regulations (the “ACMPR”) for the production of bottled cannabis oil.
“We are pleased to announce that we have been granted a licence to produce extracts,” said CEO, Melinda Rombouts. “We are currently expanding our greenhouse from 220,000 sq. ft to 1,000,000 sq. ft. to meet the expected demand from the consumer market. As one of Canada’s largest producers of dried flower, we believe we can become a leading supplier in the extracts market as well. This licence furthers our ability to produce and market a wide array of products focused on addressing women’s needs under our recreational brand Eve”.
The amended licence authorizes the production of bottled cannabis oil. Shipping would commence after Health Canada provides authorization to sell cannabis oil.
ABOUT EVE & CO INCORPORATED
Eve, through its wholly owned subsidiary Natural MedCo Ltd., is a licensed producer and seller of dried cannabis and cannabis plants, and producer of cannabis oil under the Access to Cannabis for Medical Purposes Regulations. Natural MedCo Ltd. is Canada’s first female founded licensed producer, and received its cultivation licence from Health Canada in 2016 and its sales licence from Health Canada in June 2018.
Eve is led by a team of agricultural experts and has a 220,000 sq. ft. scalable greenhouse production facility located in Middlesex County, Ontario with 32 acres of adjacent land for future expansion. Eve has broken ground on an additional 780,000 sq. ft. expansion, bringing Eve’s total anticipated greenhouse capacity to 1,000,000 sq. ft.
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