Jushi Holdings Inc. Announces Closing Of Sale Of Its Minority Stake In Gloucester Street Capital For Money And Equity


BOCA RATON, Fla. , Oct. 10, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Jushi Holdings Inc. (“Jushi” or the “Company”) (NEO:JUSH.B) (OTCQX:JUSHF), a globally-focused, multi-state cannabis and hemp operator, currently announced the closing of the sale of its 16.five% ownership interest in Gloucester Street Capital (” Gloucester “), the parent corporation of Valley Agriceuticals and owner of a single of ten New York licensed healthcare cannabis operators. Jushi previously bought its 16.five% interest in Gloucester in February 2018 for US$five million in money. The sale is aspect of the Cresco Labs Inc.’s (CL.CN) (CRLBF) acquisition of Gloucester .

Jushi received the following consideration for the sale of its 16.five% interest: US$five.three million in money and equivalents plus a additional up to US$1.six million money below an earn-out, roughly 1.44 million shares of Cresco Labs, 331,000 Cresco warrants with an workout cost of US$four.24 , plus further contingent consideration. The approximate market place worth of money and securities to be received by Jushi for the sale of its 16.five% interest has a total worth of roughly US$15 – 20 million (based on the contingency payouts). The contingent consideration, offered to all Gloucester shareholders and paid in Cresco equity, is tied to each efficiency of the Gloucester operations as effectively as improvement of the New York market place.

“We produced this selection to monetize the investment produced in Gloucester in the finest interest of our shareholders, returning more than 3 occasions our initial investment in roughly a year and a half,” stated Jim Cacioppo , CEO and Chairman of Jushi. ” New York remains a essential market place for Jushi. We preserve our New York State Industrial hempCBD processor license and are moving forward with our US$five million investment in a higher-tech hemp processing operation facility In New York with roughly 65,000 square feet.”

About Jushi Holdings Inc.
We are a globally focused cannabis and hemp corporation led by an market top management group. In the United States Jushi is focused on creating a multi-state portfolio of branded cannabis and hemp-derived assets by way of opportunistic acquisitions, distressed workouts and competitive applications. Jushi strives to maximize shareholder worth even though delivering higher good quality items across all levels of the cannabis and hemp ecosystem. For extra information and facts please stop by www.jushico.com or our social media channels, Instagram, Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn.

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About Ryan Allway

Mr. Allway has more than a decade of practical experience in the economic markets as each a private investor and economic journalist. He has been actively involved in the cannabis market considering the fact that its inception, covering public and private businesses.


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