Vancouver – Naturally Splendid Enterprises Ltd. (‘Naturally splendid‘, ‘NSE’ or ‘the Company’) (FRANKFURT: 50N) (TSX-V: NSP) (OTC: NSPDF) is pleased to announce Gordon Food Service Canada (GFS) as the national distributor of our popular PlanteinTM herbal products.
GFS has eleven (11) distribution centers across Canada with approximately four hundred (400) sales representatives. GFS has listed seven (7) Plantein herbal SKUs for the Canadian market, including PlanteinTM Nuggets; Crumbled offers; sweet pepper fillets; Crispy burger; Schnitzel; Garlic kyiv and Phishy Filet.
GFS has been in business for over 125 years and is the largest family-owned foodservice company in North America. GFS distributes to restaurants ranging from single locations to multinational chains, as well as organizations such as universities, healthcare facilities, hotels and stadiums.
A naturally splendid CFO, Mr. Georges Ragogna states. “We are proud to be GFS listed and to distribute our PlanteinTM herbal products. With GFS listing our product nationally, they will strategically have PlanteinTM plant-based products available to new customers wishing to include plant-based items on their menu. It will be a cornerstone to grow our business through Canada and allow us to target larger national companies.
Naturally splendid CEO Mr. J. Craig Goodwin states, ‘In addition to securing GFS as a national distributor, Naturally splendid will showcase the Plantein™ line of plant-based entrees at the Gordon Food Service Food Show in Vancouver on September 21, 2022. Our contracted food brokers, Tri-Elite Marketing (www.trielitemarketing.ca), will introduce our Plantein™ products to the vast network of GFS customers. This is an important opportunity for Naturally splendid as it will allow the Company to interact directly with some of GFS’s most important customers building on the success of the Denny’s Restaurants national program in Canada than GFS services.’
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 staples.
Founded in 2010, the company operates a certified food manufacturing plant located just outside Vancouver, BC in Canadafocusing on producing a wide range of herbal starters.
Naturally splendid has an exclusive 10-year manufacturing and distribution agreement for Canada with a division of australia largest plant-based food manufacturer, Flexitarian Foods Pty. ltd.
In addition to manufacturing the company’s brand products, Naturally splendid provides contract manufacturing and private labeling services for a variety of plant-based nutritional food products for multiple distribution channels.
The Company has established healthy and functional foods under brands such as Natera Sports, Natera Hemp Foods, CHII, Elevate Me and Woods Wild Bar. The Company launched Plantein herbal foodsa range of delicious plant-based meat substitutes for the rapidly growing plant-based market segment.
Naturally splendid has reached an agreement with Biologic to end the agreement with Plasm Pharmaceutical and is negotiating compensation for the work done to date to pursue 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.
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