DOWNERS GROVE, Ill., Dec. 14, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Revolution Maryland Retail LLC received preliminary authorization to operate a medical cannabis dispensary in Maryland. Revolution Maryland Retail was awarded license pre-approval to operate in Maryland's Senatorial District 34 following a competitive licensing process that drew 811 applications for up to 109 available licenses statewide. District 34 sits northeast of Baltimore along the Interstate 95 corridor, and encompasses a majority of Harford County.
"Our mission is to enhance the lives of our qualifying patients by providing them with superior medicine, education, and service," says Revolution Enterprises Chief Operating Officer Dustin Shroyer. "Patients will enjoy a comfortable and familiar retail experience while having the opportunity to learn more about cannabinoid medicines that may improve their wellbeing."
Revolution Maryland Retail LLC is a subsidiary of Illinois-based Revolution Enterprises, which has two of 19 cannabis cultivation licenses issued in Illinois. In Illinois, Revolution Enterprises owns and operates more than 150,000 square feet of state-of-the- art cannabis cultivation and processing facilities. Revolution Maryland Retail will benefit from access to the operating procedures perfected and intellectual property developed in the Company's Illinois cannabis businesses.
"We are leveraging our expertise to advance Revolution's brand nationally," Shroyer says. "We look forward to planting the Revolution flag in Maryland and continuing to promote common sense solutions for improvements in health care."
The Company is also exploring partnerships with Maryland licensed medical cannabis growers and processors. Maryland dispensary licensees have 365 days from date of pre-approval to implement their operations.
About Revolution Enterprises
Revolution Enterprises is a management services company driven to become the largest, most sophisticated vertically-integrated cannabis platform worldwide. The Company manages cultivation, processing, dispensing, and ancillary products and services in the United States and other countries where medical cannabis is licensed and regulated. The Company owns and continuously develops a portfolio of brands and intellectual property that provides Revolution with a unique competitive edge in the growing cannabis industry.
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