Tetra Natural Health Looking to Exploit Consumer Appetite for Hemp Based products
OTTAWA, Nov. 01, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Tetra Natural Health Inc., a division of Tetra Bio-Pharma Inc. (“Tetra” or the “Company”) (TSX VENTURE: TBP) (OTCQB: TBPMF), today announced that it has signed a major distribution agreement with Kombucha Baby Brewing Company and its partners for the exclusive distribution of its Hemp Energy Drink in the Provinces of British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, and Ontario as well as California, Washington, Oregon and Hawaii.
The Hemp Energy Drink provides consumers with a product that contains fewer calories and more natural ingredients than existing energy drinks thus providing a welcome alternative to existing products in what is considered to be an extremely lucrative market.
“We are thrilled in having signed this agreement with Kombucha Baby and its distribution partners providing Tetra Natural Health with access to a significant number of retail outlets in both Canada and the USA,” stated Richard Giguere, CEO of Tetra Natural Health.
“We are very excited to be adding the Hemp Energy Drink to our portfolio of products that will be available to our existing and potential client base,” stated Dan McKenna, President and CEO of Kombucha Baby Brewing Company Inc. “Numerous Canadian and U.S. customers representing thousands of retail outlets have indicated a strong interest in carrying this unique Natural Health Product (NHP).”
About Tetra Bio-Pharma
Tetra Bio-Pharma (TSX-V: TBP) (OTCQB: TBPMF) is a biopharmaceutical leader in cannabinoid- based drug discovery and development with a Health Canada approved, and FDA reviewed, clinical program aimed at bringing novel prescription drugs and treatments to patients and their healthcare providers. The Company has several subsidiaries engaged in the development of an advanced and growing pipeline of Bio Pharmaceuticals, Natural Health and Veterinary Products containing cannabis and other medicinal plant-based elements. With patients at the core of what we do, Tetra Bio-Pharma is focused on providing rigorous scientific validation and safety data required for inclusion into the existing bio pharma industry by regulators, physicians and insurance companies.
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