True Leaf Medicine International Ltd. (CSE:MJ) announced that it has begun trial runs for its hemp-based pet chews. The company also secured CenterPoint Warehousing in Kansas City, Missouri in order to meet the expected US demand.
As quoted in the press release:
The trial runs at a US production facility were successful, with more scheduled over the summer in preparation for a fall launch to the specialty natural pet product industry.
True Leaf has also secured CenterPoint Warehousing in Kansas City, Missouri as the company’s exclusive order fulfillment and distribution center. CenterPoint is a full service provider of warehousing, logistics, order-fulfillment and distribution services, serving the pet products industry for over 15 years. The company occupies just over 350,000 sq. ft. in an underground USDA and FDA inspected warehouse facility that is certified food grade and meets all industry standards.
Joe Fitzgerald, CEO of CenterPoint, commented:
The True Leaf team has a keen eye for up-and-coming niche areas in the natural pet product market. We look forward to working with them to ensure they can service their customers efficiently and achieve success in this market.