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Item 9 Labs Corp (INLB)
Pairing Award Winning Brands and an Asset Light Franchising Model to Cannabis
Item 9 Labs Corp. (OTCQX: INLB) is a vertically integrated cannabis operator and dispensary franchisor delivering premium products from its large-scale cultivation and production facilities in the United States. The award-winning Item 9 Labs brand specializes in best-in-class products and user experience across several cannabis categories. The company also offers a unique dispensary franchise model through the national Unity Rd. retail brand. Easing barriers to entry, the franchise provides an opportunity for both new and existing dispensary owners to leverage the knowledge, resources, and ongoing support needed to thrive in their state compliantly and successfully. Item 9 Labs brings the best industry practices to markets nationwide through distinctive retail experience, cultivation capabilities, and product innovation. The veteran management team combines a diverse skill set with deep experience in the cannabis sector, franchising, and the capital markets to lead a new generation of public cannabis companies that provide transparency, consistency, and well-being. Headquartered in Arizona, the company is currently expanding its operations space by 650,000+ square feet on its 50-acre site, one of the largest properties in Arizona zoned to grow and cultivate flower. For additional information, visit item9labscorp.com.
Joe Gomes, Senior Research Analyst, Noble Capital Markets, Inc.
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Initiating Coverage. We are initiating research coverage on Item 9 Labs Corp. Item 9 is combining a traditional cannabis cultivation operation with an asset light franchise dispensary model to expand across the nation. We believe the combination creates a differentiated business model that offers premium products and distribution through an expanding network of dispensary franchises.
Unity Road. The March acquisition of ONE Cannabis Group and its Unity Rd. cannabis dispensary franchise business enables Item 9 to provide solutions to cannabis industry challenges commonly faced by existing business owners, prospective entrepreneurs, and consumers. The Company recently opened the first franchised location in Colorado and is working with 15 other groups to open an additional ...
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