Stem Holdings Announces Stock Purchase Agreement for US$10 Million Strategic Investment
BOCA RATON, Fla., December 23, 2019–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Stem Holdings, Inc. (OTCQB: STMH CSE: STEM) (the “Company” or “Stem”), a leading vertically-integrated cannabis and hemp company with state-of-the-art cultivation, processing, extraction, retail, and distribution operations, is pleased to announce that it has entered into a stock purchase agreement with Attollo Capital Holdings A, LLC (the “Purchaser”) pursuant to which Stem will issue 11,764,706 shares of preferred stock of the Company (the “Preferred Stock”) at a purchase price of US$0.85 per share of Preferred Stock (the “Original Issue Price”) for gross proceeds to the Company of approximately US$10,000,000 (the “Investment”).
Closing of the Investment is expected to occur immediately following satisfaction of customary closing conditions.
The Investment will allow Stem to accelerate currently identified opportunities and provides additional capital to pursue opportunities to execute the Company’s growth strategy. Initial use of funds is expected to include:
Expansion into a limited supply, Massachusetts cannabis market. Stem will establish retail stores across the state and sell its owned and partner award-winning brands. Increase Nevada production capacity and distribution, including expanding cultivation for Travis x James cannabis flower and pre-rolls, and expanding production for its edibles line through its licensing partnership with Gron. Launch production and national distribution of customized medically-directed CBD products under the Apex licensing partnership, beginning with Hi-Tec® and Everyday California® brands.
We are pleased to enter into this agreement with Attollo Capital as their investment allows Stem to expand into Massachusetts, increase production capacity and distribution of our Travis x James brand in Nevada, launch Stem branded CBD stores and launch production and national distribution of medically-directed CBD products through our partnership with Apex Brands.
Adam Berk, Chief Executive Officer of Stem
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