PHOENIX–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Harvest Health & Recreation Inc. (CSE:HARV) (OTCQX:HRVSF), a vertically integrated public cannabis company with one of the largest footprints in the U.S., announced the opening of its first Florida medical marijuana dispensary, located at 4967 West Irlo Bronson Highway in Kissimmee.
This past November, Harvest Health & Recreation Inc. (CSE:HARV) (OTCQX:HRVSF) acquired 100 percent of the issued and outstanding common stock of San Felasco Nurseries, Inc., a holder of a medical marijuana dispensary license and authorization to operate as a Medical Marijuana Treatment Center in Florida. The acquisition provided Harvest with the ability to operate up to 30 dispensaries and produce, process and dispense medical marijuana and marijuana products in Florida. Nationwide, Harvest currently holds licenses for 86 dispensaries, 23 cultivation facilities, and 22 processing facilities across the country.
Harvest of Kissimmee will serve patients and caregivers with valid Florida medical marijuana cards. Harvest Health & Recreation Inc.’s (CSE:HARV) (OTCQX:HRVSF) new retail location will initially offer a wide range of products and expects to add more in the coming weeks. Harvest’s trained staff will also be on site to answer questions about personalized medical cannabis treatments and products to help manage patients’ qualifying conditions.
“We are excited to give patients and caregivers in Florida access to the highest quality products and experience in the cannabis industry,” said Harvest founder and CEO Steve White. “We look forward to helping guide patients as they learn about how they can best manage their healthcare with cannabis. In this process, we will continue to hold ourselves to the most stringent health, safety and quality standards in the industry and look forward to opening many more of our award-winning dispensaries across Florida.”
About Harvest Health & Recreation Inc. (CSE:HARV) (OTCQX:HRVSF)
Harvest Health & Recreation Inc. (CSE:HARV) (OTCQX:HRVSF) is one of the first consistently profitable, vertically integrated cannabis companies with one of the largest footprints in the U.S. Harvest’s complete vertical solution includes industry-leading cultivation, manufacturing, and retail facilities, construction, real estate, technology, operational, and brand building expertise — leveraging in-house legal, HR and marketing teams, along with proven experts in writing and winning state-based applications. The company has more than 525 employees with proven experience, expertise and knowledge of in-house best practices that are drawn upon whenever Harvest enters new markets. Harvest’s executive team is comprised of leaders in finance, compliance, real estate and operations. Since its founding in 2011, Harvest has grown its footprint every year, has been ranked as the third largest cultivator in the U.S. and currently owns licenses for more than 130 facilities across the U.S. Harvest shares timely updates and releases as part of its regular course of business with the media and the interested public. For more information, visit: https://www.harvestinc.com/.
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