Naturally Splendid Enterprises Ltd. (“Naturally Splendid”, “NSE” or “the Company”) (TSXV:NSP, OTC:NSPDF, FRANKFURT:50N) is pleased to announce they will begin manufacturing immediately for Little Tucker vegan snacks.
Little Tucker products are now sold in approximately 1,500 retailers across Canada including Whole Foods, Sobeys, Circle K, Save On Foods, and Bulk Barn.
Founded in 2015 by Laura Incognito, Little Tucker is a Calgary-based company that crafts healthy plant-based energy bites and treats. Little Tucker’s products are made from exciting ingredients sourced from around the world and are free of gluten, dairy, refined sugar and preservatives. Since graduating from the District Ventures Accelerator program (Canada’s leading accelerator for businesses in the food, beverage and health categories), Little Tucker has significantly grown sales and distribution nationally.
“Sales of plant-based alternatives are growing year over year,” explains Jason Berenstein, Partner
of District Ventures Capital. ” Our investment in Little Tucker was a result of us identifying the company as an emerging brand within the highly popular plant-based snack category and being led by a highly capable entrepreneur – Laura. We’re optimistic for the future growth of the company.”
Naturally Splendid VP Mr. Bryan Carson states, “Little Tucker has been on our radar screen for a while. We look forward to supporting the growth of this plant-fueled line of healthy snacks. Prosnack continues to attract exceptional contract manufacturing clients and we look forward to announcing additional clients in the not too distant future”.
Little Tucker founder Ms. Laura Incognito responds, “The Little Tucker team looks forward to working with Prosnack on manufacturing our current product lines as well as exploring future product development and launches. Our philosophies are perfectly aligned. Little Tucker simply focuses on fueling your body with delicious food made from real ingredients”.
About Naturally Splendid Enterprises Ltd.
NSE has established numerous healthy, functional foods under recognized brands such as Natera Sport(TM), Natera Hemp Foods, CHII (TM), Elevate Me(TM) and Woods Wild Bar. The Company has a myriad of new products and line extensions under development that are approaching launch. NSE has also developed proprietary technologies for the extraction of high demand, healthy omega 3 and 6 oils from hemp. (NSE sales revenues for the first half 2019 exceeded FY2018).NSE is the current “go-to” manufacturer for healthy, functional food products and ingredients focusing on plant-based ingredients. The Company provides contract manufacturing services for many global healthy food companies, private labelling a wide variety of nutritional food products destined for global healthy food markets. NSE plans to utilize current and new technologies to meet the expected exponential demand developing in the cannabis market. Pending appropriate NSE licensing and regulations in permitting jurisdictions, NSE’s current production facilities will be one of very few facilities that is capable of meeting the demand for infused edibles and oils for both in-house and contract manufacturers’ brands.
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On Behalf of the Board of Directors
Mr. J. Craig Goodwin
CEO, President, Director & Co-Founder
Naturally Splendid Enterprises Ltd.
(NSP – TSX Venture; NSPDF – OTCQB; 50N Frankfurt)
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Information set forth in this news release contains forward-looking statements that are based on assumptions as of the date of this news release. These statements reflect management’s current estimates, beliefs, intentions and expectations. They are not guarantees of future performance. Naturally Splendid cautions that all forward looking statements are inherently uncertain and that actual performance may be affected by a number of material factors, many of which are beyond Naturally Splendid’s control including, Naturally Splendid’s ability to compete with large food and beverage companies; sales of any potential products developed will be profitable; sales of shelled hemp seed will continue at existing rates or increase; customers will complete on sales contracts; and the risk that any of the potential applications may not receive all required regulatory or legal approval. Accordingly, actual and future events, conditions and results may differ materially from the estimates, beliefs, intentions and expectations expressed or implied in the forward-looking information. Except as required under applicable securities legislation, Naturally Splendid undertakes no obligation to publicly update or revise forward-looking information.
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