LAS VEGAS and VANCOUVER, SEPTEMBER 21, 2022 - TAAT® GLOBAL ALTERNATIVES INC. (CSE: TAAT) (OTCQX: TOBAF) (FRANKFURT: 2TP) (the “Company” or “TAAT®”) today announced its financial results for the three-month period ended July 31, 2022, its Fiscal Third Quarter of 2022 (referred to herein as “FQ3 2022”). A selection of highlights from the Company’s FQ3 2022 mandated filings is provided below. All monetary figures reported herein are in Canadian dollars unless specified otherwise.
TAAT® Fiscal Third Quarter 2022 Highlights
- Revenue of $17,473,223 resulting in a Gross Profit of $567,404 based on $16,905,819 as the Cost of Goods Sold;
- Growth of Total Assets to $23,383,865 reflecting an increase of 48.77% from the previous quarter, inclusive of $5,698,895 in Accounts Receivable and $5,119,919 in Inventory (showing growth of 233% and 131%, respectively, from the previous quarter);
- The Company’s acquisition of ADCO Distributors, Inc. (formerly a wholly-owned subsidiary of HLND Holdings, Inc.) successfully closed in May 2022, fortifying the Company’s portfolio of operations in the United States; and
- TAAT® steadily grew its retail footprint in specific geographies through strategic store and chain placements as well as regional advertising initiatives targeting adult smokers.
Complete disclosure of TAAT®’s FQ3 2022 performance including financial results and Management Discussion and Analysis (“MD&A”) can be found on the Company’s profile on SEDAR (http://www.sedar.com).
TAAT® Chief Executive Officer Michael Saxon commented, “I am very pleased with our results for FQ3 2022, as they reflect the many steps we have taken to fortify the financial landscape of the Company as an integrated innovator, manufacturer, and distributor of tobacco alternatives, legacy convenience offerings, and other emerging product categories. We continue to strategically commercialize TAAT® as a category-creator, which is now sold in thousands of stores between our U.S. and U.K. footprints, including placements in major convenience and gas chains. Together with our CFO Joel Dumaresq, we will be hosting the TAAT® FQ3 2022 earnings call at 4:30 pm (Eastern) on Wednesday, September 21, 2022, and we look forward to providing further details as well as answering questions from our investors.”
The Company is hosting an earnings call after today’s market hours led by Chief Executive Officer Michael Saxon and Chief Financial Officer Joel Dumaresq. Information regarding the event is listed below. After the conclusion of the event, a full recording will be made available on the Company’s YouTube channel.
Time and Date: 4:30 pm (Eastern) / 1:30 pm (Pacific) Wednesday, September 21, 2022
Duration: Approximately One Hour
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On behalf of the Board of Directors of the Company,
TAAT® GLOBAL ALTERNATIVES INC.
Michael Saxon, CEO and Director
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TAAT® Investor Relations
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About TAAT® Global Alternatives Inc.
TAAT® develops, manufactures, and distributes alternative products in categories such as tobacco, hemp, kratom, and other emerging CPG segments. Its flagship product is a nicotine-free/tobacco-free combustible with a patent-pending base material formulation, sold in several thousand U.S. stores. With over CAD $80 million in overall gross revenue annually, TAAT®’s facilities include an operations centre in Nevada, as well as a distribution centre and multiple convenience stores in Ohio.
For more information, please visit http://taatglobal.com.
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