DENVER, Aug. 15, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — United Cannabis Corporation (has announced that it has begun selling its patented Prana Hemp products as well as hemp-derived extracts in Italy, and shortly will be selling these products in Switzerland, through a partnership with Cloud 9 Switzerland.
Cloud 9 Switzerland is a based in Lugano Switzerland, with active affiliates in Italy, Switzerland, France and Jamaica. Cloud 9 Switzerland also has an extensive network of collaborations with universities, medical professionals and patient associations.
Dr. Francis Scanlan, founder and CEO of Cloud 9 Switzerland, commented on the announcement, “Demand for CBD and other cannabinoid-based products continues to grow throughout Europe and delivering consistent, high-quality products across the continent is crucial. United Cannabis’ reputation for excellence made them the natural choice as our partner.”
United Cannabis products are now being sold across Northern Italy in retail stores and online sites. Cloud 9 remains focused on identifying stores that are suitable outlets for the premium quality of the Prana products. The goal is to establish another 30 outlets in Italy and launch in Switzerland over the course of the year.
“Our mission is to make United Cannabis products available to patients worldwide. Cloud 9 Switzerland has extensive knowledge of the cannabis and CBD markets across Europe and I believe this partnership will accelerate our ability to achieve that objective,” commented Earnest Blackmon, chief executive officer of United Cannabis.