TORONTO, Sept. 11, 2020 /PRNewswire/ - Liberty Health Sciences Inc. (CSE: LHS) (OTCQX: LHSIF) www.libertyhealthsciences.com ("Liberty" or the "Company"), a provider of high-quality cannabis, announced today that pending approval from the Florida Department of Agriculture (FDACS) and Department of Health, the Company will be expanding its product line with the introduction of edible cannabis products.
Liberty plans to introduce an assortment of edibles including cookies, chocolates, pretzels, chips, bars, lozenges, gummies and other baked goods and beverages to its Florida patients by early November starting with a state-wide roll out of Big Pete's www.bigpetestreats.com cannabis-infused cookies and Clarity Brands www.claritybrands.life THC edible gummies, cookies and energy bites.
"We are excited to partner with some of the best edibles companies in the country to better serve our customers who have been anxiously awaiting the new rules for edible sales in the state," said Victor Mancebo, Chief Executive Officer of Liberty. "There is strong demand for edibles among our patients and we anticipate it will make up a significant portion of our overall sales in the coming months. We are also happy to provide our customers more alternatives as to how they can consume and enjoy our products for a myriad of health benefits."
Liberty recently constructed a state-of-the-art commercial-grade kitchen at its Gainesville-based LHS360 production facility capable of producing a wide range of cannabis infused products including cookies, gummies, confectionary foods, and beverages.
ArcView Market Research and BDS Analytics report that by 2022 the cannabis edibles market is projected to quadruple in the US and Canada to $4.1 billion.
About Liberty Health Sciences Inc.: Liberty is the cannabis provider committed to providing a high-quality cannabis experience based on our genuine care for all cannabis users and a focus on operational excellence from seed-to-sale. For more information, please visit: www.libertyhealthsciences.com.
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