TORONTO, Sept. 06, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — RAMM Pharma Corp. (including its wholly owned subsidiaries, the “Company” or “RAMM”) (CSE: RAMM), is pleased to announce that today it has acquired all of the issued and outstanding shares of HemPoland S.p.a. Z.o.o. (“HemPoland”) from The Green Organic Dutchman Holdings Ltd. (CSE: TGOD) for cash consideration of C$1.2 million.
HemPoland is a leading European manufacturer and marketer of premium hemp products. The acquisition by Ramm provides access to HemPoland’s distribution network, recognized premium brands, hemp oil extraction technologies, and an additional synergistic foothold into the European market following the acquisition of Sicily-based Canapar Corp. in 2021.
About RAMM Pharma Corp.
RAMM Pharma is a leader in the field of cannabinoid pharmacology and product formulation for cannabis-based pharmaceuticals and other hemp-based products with a unique and diversified international production and sales platform. The Company operates an established pharmaceutical and medical product business in Uruguay that has developed several medically registered and approved plant-derived cannabinoid pharmaceutical products that have been authorized for sale and/or compassionate use in several Latin American countries. RAMM also has a pipeline of new products, including registered hemp-based nutrition and specialized veterinary products, in various stages of approval and development, which are produced at the company’s state-of-the-art, good-manufacturing-practice-certified formulation facility in Montevideo, Uruguay.
In Europe, RAMM’s vertically integrated operations are based in Ragusa, Italy and Elbląg, Poland (60 kilometres east of Gdańsk), and include a hemp cultivation platform, and large extraction and processing facilities (in the final stages of commissioning in the case of Canapar Corp.).
RAMM Pharma includes wholly owned subsidiaries Canapar Corp., HemPoland S.p.a. Z.o.o., Medic Plast SA, Yurelan SA, Glediser SA and RAMM Pharma Holdings Corp.
Additional information about the Company is available at www.rammpharma.com.
For further information, please contact:
Interim Chief Financial Officer and Chief Operating Officer
+598 92 223 131
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These forward-looking statements are based on reasonable assumptions and estimates of management of the Company at the time such statements were made. Actual future results may differ materially as forward-looking statements involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors which may cause the actual results, performance or achievements of the Company to materially differ from any future results, performance or achievements expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements. Such factors, among other things, include: the Company’s consolidation strategy; commercialization of intellectual property; future growth potential and plans; potential revenue and cost saving synergies following the completion of the acquisition of HemPoland; fluctuations in general macroeconomic conditions; fluctuations in securities markets; expectations regarding the size of the Uruguayan, Latin American, and European medical and recreational cannabis and hemp markets and changing consumer habits; the ability of the Company to successfully achieve its business objectives; plans for expansion; political and social uncertainties; inability to obtain adequate insurance to cover risks and hazards; and the presence of laws and regulations that may impose restrictions on cultivation, production, distribution and sale of cannabis and cannabis related products in Uruguay or internationally; distribution and sale of CBD products in Italy, Poland and internationally and employee relations. Although the forward-looking statements contained in this news release are based upon what management of the Company believes, or believed at the time, to be reasonable assumptions, the Company cannot assure shareholders that actual results will be consistent with such forward-looking statements, as there may be other factors that cause results not to be as anticipated, estimated or intended. Readers should not place undue reliance on the forward-looking statements and information contained in this news release. The Company assumes no obligation to update the forward-looking statements of beliefs, opinions, projections, or other factors, should they change, except as required by law.
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