GreenSpace Brands Inc. Announces $10 Million Bought Deal Public Offering
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TORONTO, July 13, 2017 /CNW/ – GreenSpace Brands Inc. (“GreenSpace” or the “Company”) (TSXV: JTR) is pleased to announce that it has entered into an agreement with Beacon Securities Limited (“Beacon”) and Cormark Securities Inc. (together with Beacon, the “Co-Lead Underwriters”), on behalf of a syndicate of underwriters (together with the Co-Lead Underwriters, the “Underwriters”), to purchase, on a bought deal basis, 6,800,000 common shares (the “Offered Shares”) in the capital of the Company at a price of $1.48 per Offered Share (the “Issue Price”) for aggregate gross proceeds to the Company of $10,064,000 (the “Offering”).
In addition, the Company has granted the Underwriters an over-allotment option (the “Over-Allotment Option”) exercisable, in whole or in part, in the sole discretion of the Underwriters to purchase, in respect of the Offered Shares, up to an additional number of Offered Shares equal to 15% of the Offered Shares sold pursuant to the Offering, at the Issue Price, at any time up to 30 days from the closing of the Offering.
The closing of the Offering is expected to occur on or about August 3, 2017 and is subject to the completion of formal documentation and receipt of regulatory approval, including the approval of the TSX Venture Exchange. The net proceeds received by the Company from the sale of the Offered Shares will be used for working capital and general corporate purposes.
The Offered Shares to be issued under the Offering will be offered by way of a short form prospectus to be filed in each of the provinces of Canada (other than Quebec) and may be offered in the United States to Qualified Institutional Buyers pursuant to exemptions from the registration requirements under rule 144A of the United States Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the “U.S. Securities Act”), in a manner that does not require the Offered Shares to be registered in the United States. The Offered Shares may be also sold in such other jurisdictions as the Company and Beacon may agree. This press release does not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy securities in the United States, nor in any other jurisdiction.
About GreenSpace Brands
GreenSpace is a Canadian-based brand ideation team that develops, markets and sells premium natural food products to consumers across Canada. GreenSpace owns Rolling Meadow Dairy, Canada’s first grass fed dairy product line that has built upon the founding values of GreenSpace’s original brand, Life Choices. Life Choices features premium convenience meat products made with grass fed and pasture raised meats without the use of added hormones and antibiotics. GreenSpace owns Holistic Choice, a premium natural pet food line and Nudge, a line of family favorite foods made better. GreenSpace also owns Love Child (Brands) Inc., a producer of 100% organic food for infants and toddlers made with the purest, natural and most nutritionally-rich ingredients and Central Roast Inc., a clean snacking brand that has been one of the leading Natural food brands in Canada over the last several years. In January, GreenSpace also acquired the Kiju brand of Organic juices. All brands are wholly owned and retail in a variety of natural and mass retail grocery locations across Canada.
Neither the TSX Venture Exchange nor its regulation services provider (as that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange) accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.
SOURCE GreenSpace Brands Inc.
For further information: please contact: Matthew von Teichman, Chief Executive Officer, GreenSpace Brands Inc., (416) 934-5034 x 200; Cindy Leung, Acting Chief Financial Officer, GreenSpace Brands Inc., (416) 934-5034 x 201