ORLEANS, Ontario, Dec. 03, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Tetra Natural Heath, a subsidiary of Tetra Bio-Pharma (TSX VENTURE: TBP) (OTCQB: TBPMF), announces the delivery of twenty containers, more than 1.7 million cans of its product Hemp Energy Drink, the first hemp energy drink in Canada, to meet growing demand in Canada and to make Hemp Energy Drink available across all regions of the country.
Canadian consumers appreciate the qualities of Hemp Energy Drink (www.hempenergydrink.ca) that contains fewer calories and more natural ingredients than other energy drinks, and the product will be available soon everywhere in Canada in three flavors: classic, mango and raspberry.
“We are very pleased with the consumer interest for the Hemp Energy Drink since its launch. Through the agreements we have with our distribution partners, their drive and the strategy we are implementing, Canadians will soon be able to appreciate the three flavors of our cool, fresh, light, natural and 100% legal beverage,” said Richard Giguère, CEO of Tetra Natural Health.
“This 20-container delivery combined with the deployment of our distribution strategy represents an important step in our market development plan for this product over the next year. Thanks to the characteristics of our energy drink and its nutritional elements, we are confident that the Hemp Energy Drink will generate a continued enthusiasm among consumers across Canada,” added Richard Giguère.
Guy Chamberland, President and CEO of Tetra Bio-Pharma stated, “With its Hemp Energy Drink business, Tetra Natural Health will allow the corporation to achieve significant orders and sales over the coming year. These orders demonstrate that the new team has established a viable natural health and wellness product business that will translate into significant revenues for the coming fiscal year, starting in Q1 2019.”
About Tetra Natural Health
Tetra Natural Health inc. is a subsidiary of Tetra Bio-Pharma inc. that focuses on identification, development and marketing of hemp or cannabis-based natural health products, or cannabinoids-based products authorized for sale by Health Canada.
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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Source: Tetra Bio-Pharma
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Tetra Natural Health
T 348-899-7575 ext.210
T. 514 840-7990
M. 514 232 1556
T. 514 840-1235 poste 7772
M. 514 914-0593
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Source: Tetra Bio-Pharma Inc