Eve & Co Announces Exercise of Warrants, Further Strengthens Balance Sheet
TORONTO, April 18, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Eve & Co Incorporated (“Eve & Co” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: EVE; OTCQB: EEVVF) is pleased to announce that 16,665,000 of its June 2018 common share purchase warrants have been exercised for proceeds to the Company of approximately $5.8 million. The warrants were issued in June 2018 and were not set to expire until June 2020.
The proceeds from this warrant exercise, together with the proceeds from the recent conversion of the outstanding debentures and the expected proceeds from the recently announced special warrant bought deal, will further strengthen our balance sheet and provide capital to support the development of a female focused consumer packaged goods program
stated Melinda Rombouts, CEO of Eve & Co.
Eve & Co, through its wholly-owned subsidiary Natural MedCo Ltd., holds cultivation and processing licenses under the Cannabis Act (Canada) for the production and sale of various cannabis products, including dried cannabis, cannabis plants and cannabis oil. Natural MedCo Ltd. was Canada’s first female founded licensed producer of medicinal marijuana and received its cultivation license from Health Canada in 2016.
Eve & Co is led by a team of agricultural experts and has a licenced 220,000 sq. ft. scalable greenhouse production facility located in Middlesex County, Ontario with 32 acres of adjacent land for future expansion. Eve & Co has commenced construction of an additional 780,000 sq. ft. proposed expansion, bringing Eve & Co’s total anticipated greenhouse capacity to 1,000,000 sq. ft.
The Company’s website can be visited at www.evecannabis.ca.
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