Body and Mind Inc. Expands Production Capability in Nevada with New Conditional Use PermitVancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - June 20, 2019) - Body and Mind Inc. (CSE: BAMM) (OTC Pink: BMMJ) (the "Company" or "BaM"), a multi-state operator in California, Nevada, Ohio and Arkansas, today announced receipt of a conditional use permit from Clark County, Nevada for a new production facility located within one mile of the Pepper Lane cultivation facility.
The new facility will be located within an existing commercial building where the Company has secured a long-term lease. Architect plans are complete, and the space has been custom designed to produce edibles, oils and extracts at scale. The Company estimates the new facility to be approximately 7,500 square feet with construction expected to commence in the next 30 to 45 days.
"We appreciate the support of Clark County and we are looking forward to significant expansion of all aspects of our production. The new facility plans include high-volume extraction equipment to dramatically increase capacity and efficiency of our extraction products including oils, wax, live resin and ambrosia," stated Robert Hasman, President of Nevada Medical Group LLC and board member of Body and Mind. "We currently have strong demand for our edible brands and new mechanization equipment and space planning is anticipated to enable us to meet the increased interest for our current and future products. We estimate the potential to increase production of edibles five-fold while reducing unit costs by 40%."
The Company is currently testing new edible, oil and extraction products that upon successful testing will be manufactured at the new facility and marketed under the Body and Mind marquis life-style brand.
The new production facility is anticipated to be operational within 90 days pending license transfer approvals from local and state authorities. The Company plans to move the current production licence and will not need to apply for a new license.
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About Body and Mind
BaM is a well capitalized publicly traded company investing in high quality medical and recreational cannabis cultivation, production and retail. Body and Mind has a strategic investment by Australis Capital Inc. Our wholly owned Nevada subsidiary was awarded one of the first medical marijuana cultivation licences and holds cultivation and production licenses. BaM products include dried flower, edibles, topicals, extracts as well as GPEN Gio cartridges and Lucid Mood offerings. BaM cannabis strains have won numerous awards including the 2019 Las Vegas Weekly Bud Bracket, Las Vegas Hempfest Cup 2016, High Times Top Ten, the NorCal Secret Cup and the Emerald Cup.
BaM continues to expand operations in Nevada, California, Arkansas and Ohio and is dedicated to increasing shareholder value by focusing time and resources on improving operational efficiencies, facility expansions, state licensing opportunities as well as mergers and acquisitions.
Please visit www.bamcannabis.com for more information.
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