HCMC Takes Steps to Enter the Medical Marijuana Industry in Florida
HOLLYWOOD, FL, March 24, 2017 /PRNewswire/-- Healthier Choices Management Corp. (OTC Pink: HCMC) today announced that it has engaged 3 firms specializing in the marijuana industry to assist in obtaining Medical Marijuana licensure in Florida. Two of the engagements involve specialists that are law firms, Hoban Law Group on a national level, and Medical Marijuana Business Lawyers, LLC on the local level. The third firm retained by HMCM is Slee 3 Consulting, specialists in mergers and acquisitions, and identifying investment and partnership opportunities in both hands on and off the plant companies.
“HCMC is well positioned in Florida to use its 9 long standing Vape Stores as a springboard to rapid success in the medical marijuana dispensary and accessory business. By converting portions of our existing stores into dispensaries, we will have the opportunity to leverage our loyal customer base, many of whom we believe will come to us to fulfill their medical marijuana needs,” said Jeff Holman, CEO of HCMC.
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About Healthier Choices Management Corp.
Healthier Choices Management Corp. is a holding company focused on providing consumers with healthier daily choices with respect to nutrition and other lifestyle alternatives. One segment of our business is a U.S. based retailer of vaporizers and e-liquids. The other segment is our natural and organic grocery operations in Ft. Myers, Florida. Healthier Choices Management Corp. sells direct to consumer via company-owned brick-and-mortar retail locations operating under "The Vape Store" and "Ada's Natural and Organic" brands.
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