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Metro Green Logistics to manage dope distribution in Nova Scotia

Company selected by the Nova Scotia Liquor Corporation (NSLC) to be the exclusive distribution provider for the province's cannabis sales operations


May 8, 2018
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A young clone of cannabis sativa.

TORONTO – Metro Supply Chain Group’s Metro Green Logistics has been selected by the Nova Scotia Liquor Corporation (NSLC) to be the exclusive provider of distribution services for the province’s cannabis sales operations.

Metro Green Logistics is a specialist business supporting the needs of regulated and high value products. It will facilitate the supply chain from Licensed Producers to NSLC stores and will fulfill orders for cannabis purchased online.

“We’re thrilled to be a part of Nova Scotia’s strategy for cannabis sales for recreational use,” says Metro CEO, Chiko Nanji, adding “the NSLC is among the leaders in developing its Supply Chain Solution.”

“Metro provides the physical infrastructure, logistics expertise and implementation speed required for us to be ready when cannabis is legalized,” said Dave DiPersio, senior vice-president and chief services officer of the NSLC.