High Tide Inc. (“High Tide” or the “Company”) (CSE:HITI, OTCQB:HITIF, Frankfurt:2LY), an Alberta-based, retail-focused cannabis corporation enhanced by the manufacturing and wholesale distribution of smoking accessories and cannabis lifestyle products, today announced that the Company will feature its Canna Cabana retail cannabis business in the exhibit hall and during a presentation at the Association of Municipalities of Ontario Conference in Ottawa, Ontario (“AMO Conference”). The presentation entitled “Cannabis Retail: Making it Work for Your Community” will be presented at the AMO Conference by Nick Kuzyk, Chief Strategy Officer & SVP Capital Markets at noon on August 20, 2019 in Confederation Ballroom 2 on the 4th Floor of the Westin Hotel.

Currently, there are 3 branded Canna Cabana locations in Hamilton, Sudbury and Toronto, Ontario. High Tide expects to have 20 Canna Cabana retail cannabis stores open across Alberta by early September, along with a current location in Swift Current, Saskatchewan. The Company is progressing toward opening the maximum number of 8 locations in British Columbia, while also working to establish a retail presence in Manitoba. High Tide and its subsidiary businesses have been selling smoking accessories and lifestyle products to cannabis enthusiasts as early as 2009, which marks over 10 years of retail experience in the Canadian industry.


About High Tide Inc.

High Tide is an Alberta-based, retail-focused cannabis corporation enhanced by the manufacturing and wholesale distribution of smoking accessories and cannabis lifestyle products. It is a vertically-integrated company in the Canadian cannabis market, with portfolio subsidiaries including RGR Canada Inc., Famous Brandz Inc., Kush West Distribution Inc., Smoker’s Corner Ltd., Grasscity.com, Canna Cabana Inc. and the majority of KushBar Inc. High Tide’s strategy as a parent company is to extend and strengthen its integrated value chain, while providing a complete customer experience and maximizing shareholder value. Key industry investors in High Tide include Aphria Inc. (TSX: APHA) (NYSE: APHA), Aurora Cannabis Inc. (NYSE: ACB) (TSX: ACB) and FSD Pharma Inc. (CSE: HUGE) (OTC: FSDDF) (FRA: 0K9).

Representing the core of High Tide’s business, RGR Canada Inc. is a high-quality and innovative designer, manufacturer and distributor of cannabis accessories. Famous Brandz Inc. is a dominant manufacturer of licensed lifestyle accessories, through partnerships with celebrities and entertainment companies including Snoop Dogg and Paramount Pictures. Famous Brandz’ products are sold to wholesalers and retailers around the world. Founded in 2009 and approved by the Canadian Franchise Association, Smoker’s Corner Ltd. is among Canada’s largest counter-culture chains with 14 locations. Kush West Distribution is in the process of becoming a cannabis wholesaler in the province of Saskatchewan. Based in Amsterdam since 2000, Grasscity.com is the world’s preeminent and most searchable online retailer of smoking accessories and cannabis lifestyle products with approximately 5.8 million site visits annually. With the deregulation of recreational cannabis for adult use across Canada, Canna Cabana Inc. and its 21 branded stores (including accessories-only locations), is in the process of becoming a sizeable retail brand with a sophisticated yet playful customer experience, while KushBar Inc. is a retail cannabis concept that will also be focused on valued consumers in Alberta and Ontario.

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