Toronto, Ontario–(PR Newswire – March 23, 2022) – Candyverse Brands Inc. (“Candyverse” or the “Company“), is pleased to announce the further expansion of its Better Bears brand within Canada’s largest grocery retailer. Better Bears are now available for the first time in 449 grocery locations across several Canadian provinces. Additionally, Better Bears products are available through this retailer’s large online shopping and loyalty platform.
The Company continues to accelerate retailer acceptance of its Better Bears Mixed Berry, Tropical Citrus and Variety Pack products across Canada. This latest milestone pushes the number of stores to nearly 1,000 retail locations across Canada. The Company plans further expansion of retailers carrying the made in Canada, bursting with flavor alternative to high sugar candy and is on track to be merchandised in more than 1,350 retail locations in Canada by June of 2022.
Jeff O’Neill, President of the Company commented “As more try our Better Bears products, we continue to strategically expand our network of retailers across the country, and our partnership with Canada’s largest grocery chain, provides us with a key national presence. We also look forward to beginning expanding into key US market locations now that we have the Canadian channel working for our customers.”
About Candyverse Brands Inc.
Candverse Brands Inc. is leading the future of snacking through better nutrition and waging an all-out war on sugar. The Company develops, launches and scales uniquely innovative plant-based, low-sugar and planet-friendly snack brands. Candyverse brands and products fill key unmet needs in the skyrocketing revolution in modern nutrition that sees a larger focus on healthier options and better ingredients.
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