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Maple Leaf Enters into Non-Binding Memorandum of Understanding with High Tide Ventures Inc.

CALGARY, Alberta, July 19, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Maple Leaf Green World Inc. (“Maple Leaf” or the “Company”) (NEO:MGW) (OTCQX:MGWFF) is pleased to announce that the Company has entered into a non-binding memorandum of understanding (the “MOU”) with High Tide Ventures Inc. (“High Tide”). The Company and High Tide will endeavor to establish a formal supply agreement in the future for the supply of up to 2,000 kilograms of cannabis and cannabis derivative products per year (assuming production capacity is met in the Company’s proposed cultivation facility located in Telkwa, British Columbia (the “Telkwa Facility”)).

High Tide is a privately-held, Alberta-based, downstream cannabis accessories corporation and is in the process of becoming a licensed wholesaler of cannabis products in the province of Saskatchewan. “High Tide is proud to enter into this MOU with Maple Leaf Green World for our impending wholesale business in Saskatchewan. Offering high-quality, organic cannabis products from western Canada to retailers in Saskatchewan will help differentiate High Tide and help Maple Leaf Green World reach new customers as well”, said Raj Grover, President & CEO of High Tide Ventures Inc.

For further information regarding the Company, please visit www.mlgreenworld.com.

About Maple Leaf Green World Inc.

Maple Leaf is a public Canadian company that focuses on the cannabis industry in North America. The Company currently operates cannabis projects in British Columbia and Nevada. With over ten years of extensive greenhouse management experience, the Company applies its eco-agriculture knowledge and cultivation technology to produce contaminant-free cannabis products. Maple Leaf’s long-term objective is to produce cannabis oil and to export its products to approved countries. The Company’s common shares are listed for trading on the Aequitas NEO Exchange Inc. under the symbol “MGW” and on the OTCQB market under the symbol “MGWFF”.

Cautionary Statements

This press release includes certain statements and information that may be deemed “forward-looking statements” within the meaning of applicable Canadian securities legislation. Such forward-looking information relates to future events about Maple Leaf’s intended business plans and operations, including the entrance into the MOU and the establishment of a formal supply agreement in the future with High Tide for the supply of cannabis products, as well as the impending production capabilities of the Telkwa Facility. All information other than historical fact may constitute forward-looking information within the meaning of applicable Canadian securities legislation.

Generally, forward-looking information can be identified by the forward-looking terminology such as “plans”, “expects” or “does not expect”, “is expected”, “budget” or “budgeted”, “scheduled”, “estimates”, “projects”, “intends”, “proposes”, “complete”, “anticipates”, or “does not anticipate”, or “believes”, or variations of such words and phrases or state that certain actions, events or results “may”, “can”, “could”, “would”, “might”, or “will be taken”, “occur”, or “be achieved”. Forward-looking information is subject to known and unknown risks, uncertainties, and other factors that may cause the actual results, level of activity, performance, or achievements of the Company to be materially different from those expressed or implied by such forward-looking information, including but not limited to: risks related to the development and operation of the Company’s projects, risks associated with general economic conditions, adverse industry events, marketing costs, loss of markets, future legislative and regulatory developments involving medical and recreational cannabis, inability to access sufficient capital from internal and external sources, and/or inability to access sufficient capital on favourable terms, the medical and recreational cannabis industry in Canada and the United States of America and the jurisdictions where the Company operates generally, income and sales tax and regulatory matters, competition, crop failure, currency and interest rate fluctuations, regulatory approvals including approvals from municipal, provincial, county, state, and federal regulatory bodies in Canada and the United States of America. Although the Company has attempted to identify important factors that could cause results to differ materially from those contained in forward-looking information, there may be other factors that cause results to be materially different from those anticipated, described, estimated, assessed, planned, or intended. Accordingly, such list of factors are not exhaustive. Additional information on these and other factors which could affect the Company’s operations and financial results are discussed in the sections relating to risk factors of the business filed in the Company’s required securities filings with applicable securities commissions or other securities regulatory authorities and which may be accessed through the SEDAR website (www.sedar.com).    

Specifically, this press release includes, but is not limited to, forward-looking information with respect to the MOU and the anticipated completion of a formal supply agreement with High Tide for cannabis products, and matters relating thereto, and the future production capabilities of the Telkwa Facility. Forward-looking information necessarily involves both known and unknown risks and uncertainties that could cause actual result to differ materially from those anticipated.

Although, the Company believes that expectations and assumptions reflected in the forward-looking information are reasonable, there can be no assurance that any forward-looking information will prove accurate, and actual results and future events could differ materially from those anticipated in such statements. Accordingly, readers should not place undue reliance on forward-looking information. These forward-looking statements are made as of the date of this press release and the Company does not undertake to update any forward-looking information contained in this press release or that is incorporated by reference herein, whether as a result of new information, future events or results or otherwise, except in accordance with applicable securities laws.

For further information, please contact:

Victoria Bostic – Investor Relations
vbostic@mlgreenworld.com
Tel : – 1-604-849-4500
www.mlgreenworld.com