CLS Holdings USA, Inc. (OTCQB:CLSH)(CSE:CLSH), the ''Company'' or ''CLS'', a diversified cannabis company operating as Cannabis Life Sciences, today announced the financial and operational results for its Nevada wholly owned subsidiaries for the month of October 2021 with net revenues of $1.9M and a gross margin of 46%. The Company achieved meaningful net revenue growth with an increase of 8% year over year and 87% over 2019. The wholesale division at City Trees continued their steady rise with net revenue growth of 34% year over year and 140% over 2019.
CLS Nevada October 2021 Financial and Operational Highlights
- The Company's retail division, Oasis Cannabis continued to exceed their goal of a greater than $50 average order size with orders averaging $57 in October
- The Company's branded division, City Trees, continued to outperform the market and achieved a 34% increase in year-over-year revenue and a 140% increase from 2019
- City Trees continued to maintain their position as the number one selling tincture brand in the state of Nevada
- BDS Analytics reported September numbers showing City Trees was the number two selling concentrate brand for the entire category by units sold in the state of Nevada
- BDS Analytics reported September numbers showing City Trees was the number one brand for dabbable concentrates in both units and dollars sold in the state of Nevada
"When I see our brand at the top of BDS analytics I am thrilled,'' noted Company President & COO Andrew Glashow. "As a truly original local brand we are competing against much larger multi-state operators as the Nevada market continues to grow. What we have been able to accomplish is a testament to our team and our product. I would put us up against any other cannabis brand in the world."
Please note that as of February 2022 the Company will transition to quarterly reporting with investor quarterly calls.
About CLS Holdings USA, Inc.
CLS Holdings USA, Inc. (CLSH) is a diversified cannabis company that acts as an integrated cannabis producer and retailer through its Oasis Cannabis subsidiaries in Nevada and plans to expand to other states. CLS stands for "Cannabis Life Sciences," in recognition of the Company's patented proprietary method of extracting various cannabinoids from the marijuana plant and converting them into products with a higher level of quality and consistency. The Company's business model includes licensing operations, processing operations, processing facilities, sale of products, brand creation and consulting services. https://www.clsholdingsinc.com/.
Oasis Cannabis has operated a cannabis dispensary in the Las Vegas market since dispensaries first opened in Nevada in 2015 and has been recognized as one of the top marijuana retailers in the state. Its location within walking distance to the Las Vegas Strip and Downtown Las Vegas in combination with its delivery service to residents allows it to efficiently serve both locals and tourists in the Las Vegas area. In February 2019, it was named "Best Dispensary for Pot Pros" by Desert Companion Magazine. In August 2017, the company commenced wholesale offerings of cannabis in Nevada with the launch of its City Trees brand of cannabis concentrates and cannabis-infused products. http://oasiscannabis.com.
Founded in 2017, City Trees is a Nevada-based cannabis cultivation, production and distribution company. Offering a wide variety of products with consistent results, City Trees products are available in numerous dispensaries throughout the state of Nevada. https://citytrees.com
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