Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada – March, 24th, 2020– ParcelPal Technology Inc. (“ParcelPal” or the “Company”), (PKG:CSE) (FSE:PT0) (OTC:PTNYF) is pleased to announce it has signed a delivery agreement for medical cannabis with Agro Greens Inc. (“Agro Greens”) for distribution in Alberta and Saskatchewan.
This initiative between ParcelPal and Agro Greens will commence within Saskatchewan and then expand into Alberta, and coincides with the launch of Shelter Market, a medical e-commerce platform. Patients can purchase product from Shelter Market online and utilize the ParcelPal technology platform to receive their product safely and legally. All customers will be able to track their purchase in real time and have their product delivered directly to any location they specify.
ParcelPal expects that additional cities will be rapidly added to its distribution network across Canada. As time and regulations allow, ParcelPal’s cannabis network will continue to grow, with the goal of capturing a major piece of Canada’s $4.0B legal cannabis market.
President and CEO Kelly Abbott States, “The legal cannabis space continues to serve as a sector filled with significant growth potential for ParcelPal. 2019 was a difficult year for the cannabis sector, however, management believes that continuing with our legal cannabis delivery platform at the ideal time as legislation across the country continues to expand the addressable cannabis marketplace. We are excited to launch this new initiative with Shelter and continue our growth within the cannabis sector.”
“We are really focused on increasing the accessibility of medical cannabis’ said Shelter CEO Mark Hauk, “and having a strong shipping partner is obviously a vital piece.”
About ParcelPal Technology Inc.
ParcelPal is a leader in the growing technology and logistics industry. ParcelPal seamlessly connects consumers to businesses, where they have access to the goods they love, anytime, anywhere. Customers can shop at partner businesses and through the ParcelPal technology receive their purchased goods within an hour or the same day. The Company offers on-demand delivery of merchandise from leading retailers, restaurants, medical marijuana dispensaries and liquor stores in Vancouver, Calgary, Saskatoon and soon in major cities Canada-wide.
ParcelPal Website: www.parcelpal.com
About Shelter Market
Shelter Market is dedicated to putting patients first in all things. From cannabis supplied for as close to cost as possible, access to small-batch craft cannabis, products exclusively available to medical consumers, compassionate pricing, and more. Health Canada licensed Agro-greens and the rest of the Shelter team want to make your cannabis experience safer, simpler, and kinder. sheltermarket.ca
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