Vancouver, British Columbia, September 1, 2022 – Naturally Splendid Enterprises Ltd. (“Naturally Splendid”, “NSE” or “the Company”) (FRANKFURT:50N) (TSX-V:NSP) (OTC:NSPDF) is pleased to announce that Sysco Canada has now listed the Company’s PlanteinTM products nationally.
Sysco is listing five (5) PlanteinTM plant-based entrees across Canada in multiple Sysco Distribution outlets. PlanteinTM products listed nationally at Sysco are PlanteinTM Nuggets; Crumbed Tenders; Sweet Chili Tenders; Garlic Kiev; and Crispy Burger.
As a global leader in selling, marketing, and distributing food products, Sysco services restaurants, healthcare, educational facilities, lodging establishments and as well as a host of other customers around the world. Sysco Canada operates 16 Distribution Centres across Canada with an estimated 450 sales representatives servicing clients coast to coast.
This national listing is a direct result of Sysco’s comprehensive due diligence process. PlanteinTM products will be available to all Sysco customers, including restaurants, healthcare facilities, schools, universities, hotels, lodging establishments, and other food service operators. Being strategically listed nationally allows Sysco customers from coast to coast the ability to order PlanteinTM without delay.
“We are extremely pleased that our PlanteinTM products have been approved by Sysco for national distribution,” said Naturally Splendid CEO Mr. Craig Goodwin. “Sysco is a world-class organization with an incredible reach across Canada and North America. We believe our PlanteinTM products have a very bright future in food service and are confident PlanteinTM will be well-received by Sysco’s customers. This national listing allows us to expand PlanteinTM to a wider audience of potential customers and expand our reach into new markets.”
About Naturally Splendid Enterprises Ltd.
Naturally Splendid is a plant-based food manufacturing and technology company that produces and distributes nutritious and delicious plant-based commodity products.
Founded in 2010, the Company operates a certified food manufacturing facility located just outside Vancouver, BC in Canada, focusing on producing an extensive range of plant-based entrees.
Naturally Splendid has an exclusive 10-year manufacturing and distribution agreement for Canada with a division of Australia’s largest plant-based food manufacturer, Flexitarian Foods Pty. Ltd.
In addition to producing the Company’s own branded products, Naturally Splendid provides contract manufacturing services and private labelling for a variety of nutritional plant-based food products destined for multiple distribution channels.
The Company has established healthy, functional foods under brands such as Natera Sport, Natera Hemp Foods, CHII™, Elevate Me™ and Woods Wild Bar™. The Company launched PlanteinTM Plant-Based Foods, a line of delicious plant-based meat alternatives for the rapidly growing plant-based market segment.
Naturally Splendid has reached an agreement with Biologic to terminate the agreement with Plasm Pharmaceutical and is negotiating a compensation package for work done to date pursuing a potential treatment for Covid with the target drug Cavaltinib.
NSE has also developed proprietary technologies for the extraction of healthy omega 3 and 6 oils, as well as a protein concentrate from hemp.
On Behalf of the Board of Directors
Mr. J. Craig Goodwin
Naturally Splendid Enterprises Ltd.
(NSP – TSX Venture; NSPDF – OTCQB; 50N Frankfurt)
#108-19100 Airport Way
Pitt Meadows, BC, V3Y 0E2
Office: (604) 570-0902
E-mail: [email protected]
Information set forth in this news release contains forward-looking statements that are based on assumptions as of the date of this news release. These statements reflect management’s current estimates, beliefs, intentions and expectations. They are not guarantees of future performance. Naturally Splendid cautions that all forward looking statements are inherently uncertain and that actual performance may be affected by a number of material factors, many of which are beyond Naturally Splendid’s control including, Naturally Splendid’s ability to compete with large food and beverage companies; sales of any potential products developed will be profitable; sales of shelled hemp seed will continue at existing rates or increase; customers will complete on sales contracts; and the risk that any of the potential applications may not receive all required regulatory or legal approval. Accordingly, actual and future events, conditions and results may differ materially from the estimates, beliefs, intentions and expectations expressed or implied in the forward-looking information. Except as required under applicable securities legislation, Naturally Splendid undertakes no obligation to publicly update or revise forward-looking information.
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