Movers and SHAKERS
Item 9 Labs (INLB)
Further Expansion into Colorado
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.
Joshua Zoepfel, Research Associate, Noble Capital Markets, Inc.
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The Acquisition. Hot on the heels of the announced Reg A offering, Item 9 Labs' is acquiring The Herbal Cure, a medicinal and recreational dispensary and cultivator in Denver. Herbal Cure had revenues of $5.4 million in 2021, and will be transitioning over the Unity Rd. brand over the next six months, pending approval from Colorado's Marijuana Enforcement Division (the "MED") and the City of Denver. Terms of the deal were not released.
A Path for Item 9 Products. With a 3,000 square-foot medicinal and recreational cultivation facility, The Herbal Cure will enable Item 9 Labs to introduce its award-winning cannabis products to the Colorado market in the year ahead. Item 9 will have a built-in base of three dispensaries through which to sell its product and the potential to penetrate non-Unity Rd. dispensaries ...
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