Vernon, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - August 1, 2018) - True Leaf Medicine International Ltd. (CSE: MJ) (OTCQB: TRLFF) (FSE: TLA) ("True Leaf"), a plant-forward wellness brand for people and their pets, announces that the Company has granted stock options to directors, officers, employees and consultants to purchase up to a total 935,000 common shares, exercisable at a price of 50 cents per share, which is the closing price of the Company's shares on July 31, 2018, which is the date of grant. The majority of the stock options are exercisable for five years until July 31, 2023.
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True Leaf is a plant-forward wellness brand for people and their pets. Founded in 2013, True Leaf has two main operating divisions: True Leaf Medicine Inc. and True Leaf Pet Inc.
True Leaf Medicine Inc. is in the final stages of approval to become a licensed producer of federally-approved medicinal cannabis for the Canadian market. The license is subject to a Health Canada inspection to allow for the production, manufacture and distribution of cannabis products upon the completion of True Leaf Campus: the company's cannabis cultivation facility being built in Lumby, British Columbia. Construction is expected to be completed in fall 2018.
Established in 2015, True Leaf Pet Inc. is one of the first companies to market hemp-based products for pets worldwide. The company is initially marketing a line of hemp-seed based supplements for pets. True Hemp™ chews, dental sticks and supplement oils are sold in more than 1,800 stores across North America and Europe.
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