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CLS Holdings USA Comments on Application Process for Additional Nevada Dispensaries
LAS VEGAS, June 01, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- (OTCQB:CLSH) CLS Holdings USA, Inc. “CLS,” a development stage diversified Cannabis Company operating as Cannabis Life Sciences, today announced Oasis Cannabis plans to apply for 2-3 additional Nevada retail dispensary licenses in August.
CLS recently announced that it plans to close on its pending acquisition of Oasis Cannabis before the end of the current month.
The Nevada Department of Taxation is expected to accept applications for new retail licenses sometime before the end of August 2018. Ben Sillitoe, CEO and Co-Founder of Oasis Cannabis, shared some thoughts about the plan to apply for new licenses, “The upcoming application window is an excellent opportunity to add additional retail locations in Nevada. The Oasis team’s reputation and experience operating in this regulatory environment should improve the overall score of the application so we’re optimistic that we will receive one or two new licenses.”
CLS has executed a definitive agreement to acquire the Oasis Cannabis companies from Alternative Solutions, LLC. The closing of the transaction is subject to the satisfaction of a number of conditions including our ability to raise cash, and as a result, there can be no assurance that we will be able to close the Oasis Acquisition. See CLS Holdings USA's filings with the SEC for additional details.
About Oasis Cannabis (http://oasiscannabis.com)
Oasis Cannabis has operated a cannabis dispensary in the Las Vegas market since dispensaries first opened in Nevada in 2015 and has been recognized as one of the top marijuana retailers in the state. Its location within walking distance to the Las Vegas Strip and Downtown Las Vegas in combination with its delivery service to residents allows it to efficiently serve both locals and tourists in the Las Vegas area. The company recently commenced wholesale offerings of cannabis in Nevada with the launch of its City Trees brand of cannabis concentrates and cannabis-infused products in August 2017. An expansion of its cultivation and production facility is currently underway and is expected to be completed during the second half of 2018.
About CLS Holdings USA, Inc. (www.clsholdingsinc.com)
CLS Holdings USA, Inc. (CLSH) plans to become a diversified cannabis company and is shifting its corporate strategy to becoming a fully licensed integrated cannabis producer and retailer in Nevada and other states.
CLS stands for "Cannabis Life Sciences," in recognition of the Company's patent pending proprietary method of extracting various cannabinoids from the marijuana plant and converting them into products with a higher level of quality and consistency. The Company's business model includes licensing operations, processing operations, processing facilities, sale of products, brand creation and consulting services.
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