Bhang Chocolate Now Available in Florida via Trulieve Dispensaries
Las Vegas, NV, November 23, 2021 – Bhang Inc. ("Bhang" or the "Company") (CSE: BHNG) (OTCQB: BHNGF), a global cannabis CPG brand company with an award-winning portfolio of products, is officially available in Florida through its licensing partner, Trulieve Cannabis Corp. (CSE: TRUL) (OTCQX: TCNNF) and its subsidiaries (“Trulieve”).
In September, Bhang and Trulieve announced an expanded licensing agreement to manufacture and distribute Bhang's award-winning, THC-infused chocolate products across all Trulieve markets, both in Trulieve dispensaries and through the company’s robust sales and distribution networks. Bhang products were introduced through Massachusetts retail and wholesale in October 2021, and are now available in Florida exclusively through Trulieve dispensaries. Trulieve is Florida’s largest and leading medical cannabis provider with 108 dispensaries across the state.
Bhang is known for its gourmet chocolate, a top-ten selling product in both the U.S. and Canada with evenly-scored bars for precise THC dosing. Bhang products available through Trulieve in Florida include:
- THC:CBD 1:1 Dark Chocolate Bars - Bhang's signature, cannabis-infused, vegan dark chocolate is made with 74% sustainably sourced cacao and a cannabis-free taste. The dark bar is vegan, keto and gluten-free.
- THC:CBD 1:1 Milk Chocolate Bars - Bhang's cannabis-infused milk chocolate is made with 48% sustainably sourced cacao, a cannabis-free taste and is vegetarian and gluten-free.
"Since launching in Massachusetts in October, Bhang sales and orders through Trulieve have far exceeded our expectations, and we are excited to keep the momentum going in Florida, where we know the demand for our products is already high," says Jamie L. Pearson, President and CEO of Bhang. “We are currently working on rolling out new SKUs with the Trulieve team in 2022 and look forward to bringing Bhang’s amazing cannabis-infused products to Trulieve customers throughout the US.”
Bhang is committed to making the fairly enjoyable ridiculously fun. For over a decade Bhang has delivered exceptional sensory experiences to consumers through its extensive portfolio of over 50 master-chef-created cannabis, CBD and terpene products including gourmet chocolates, pre-rolls, CBD isolate, and Hempsticks™. Bhang’s highly-awarded chocolates are among the top-selling edibles in 7 U.S. states and Canada. Bhang’s CBD products are globally distributed and are known for being safe, efficacious and delicious. Learn more at www.bhangnation.com and purchase our high-quality CBD products at www.bhangcbd.com.
Trulieve is an industry-leading, vertically integrated cannabis company and multi-state operator in the U.S. operating in 11 states, with leading market positions in Arizona, Florida, and Pennsylvania. Trulieve is poised for accelerated growth and expansion, building scale in retail and distribution in new and existing markets through its hub strategy. By providing innovative, high-quality products across its brand portfolio, Trulieve delivers optimal customer experiences and increases access to cannabis, helping patients and customers to live without limits. Trulieve is listed on the CSE under the symbol TRUL and trades on the OTCQX market under the symbol TCNNF.
To learn more about Trulieve, visit Trulieve.com.
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