Weekend Unlimited Inc. (OTCQB: WKULF) (CSE: POT) is pleased to announce that Northern Lights Supply in Nisku, Alberta has received its initial shipment from AGLC allowing it to set a grand opening date for February 23rd.
“Having received the store’s initial order, we are currently stocking the shelves and conducting our final staff training and systems checks in order to hold our grand opening next week, on February 23rd,” said Northern Lights Supply President Derek Shields.
- Northern Lights Supply will open with approximately $200,000 worth of inventory
- Weekly shipments are anticipated from AGLC to replenish stock and serve customers reliably
- 15 Northern Lights Supply staff have been hired and trained
- Community cannabis education and training seminars for local business organizations and the hospitality industry approved by AGLC to proceed
“Derek and his team have done a tremendous amount of work to reach this point and they have done so expediently. We are thrilled for the opening next week,” said Mr. Paul Chu, Weekend Unlimited President and CEO. “The extent to which his team has worked productively with AGLC to emphasize the importance of cannabis education and outreach programs from Northern Lights Supply as it enters this new market is of paramount importance to our long-term plans as active members of the community,” added Mr. Chu.
Weekend has previously announced an arms-length agreement to acquire 49% of Northern Lights Supply. Northern Lights Supply houses 6500 sqft. of retail space and is located adjacent to the Edmonton International Airport, along Alberta’s busiest corridor, serving the cities of Leduc and Beaumont.