High Tide Announces US Distribution Agreement with Evergreen for "Famous X" Line of Lifestyle Accessories

Published: August 16, 2018

High Tide Announces US Distribution Agreement with Evergreen for

High Tide Ventures Inc. has entered into a distribution agreement for its “Famous X” line of lifestyle accessories with Evergreen, a division of Summit Distribution, LLC. The range of products being distributed under the agreement were developed by the Company’s Famous Brandz entity and include but are not limited to bubblers, dugouts, grinders, hand pipes, rolling trays and water pipes. Effective immediately, shipments of the “Famous X” product line, featuring familiar brands of Cheech & Chong’s Up in Smoke and the Trailer Park Boys, will start being delivered to Evergreen’s regional distribution centres across the United States.

“Entering the outdoor sports and recreation channel represents an important evolution in High Tide’s retail strategy and is a major achievement for Famous Brandz”, said Raj Grover, President & Chief Executive Officer of High Tide. “For the fist time, Americans will be able to see and purchase our high-quality products in market-leading outdoor, sporting goods, surf and sail, and winter sports outlets, among others”, added Mr. Grover. The High Tide group of companies, including Famous Brandz, offers over 4,100 lifestyle accessories, of which approximately 3,000 are designed and exclusively sold by the Company, to wholesale and retail customers around the world.

Headquartered in East Norwich, New York, Summit Distribution, LLC is a national multi-channel, value-added, sales organization and stocking distributor with a 15-year history of selling, marketing, and distributing world class products in the Outdoor Sports, Recreation, Fishing, and Shooting Sports markets. Evergreen represents a strategic partner for Famous Brandz as its customers include a wide range of independent specialty shops from coast to coast. Subject to the outcomes of this distribution agreement, High Tide expects to continue exploring further opportunities to place its smoking accessories and lifestyle products across the global retail landscape.