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Kannaway Chooses Gauteng as African Base for Cannabis Direct Marketing Drive

Californian multinational Medical Marijuana Inc says its subsidiary direct sales and marketing company Kannaway has set up shop in Gauteng to give it a springboard into Africa. In a press release on 1 February 2022, Medical Marijuana said it had opened a new  1 000 metre warehouse and office facility east of Johannesburg and that it intended to ship its full line of products into the country.


Kannaway CEO  Blake Schroeder said “Our strategic decision to make South Africa a large focus for the Company’sinternational growth this year comes with big ideas and even biggerexecution. This new warehouse will allowus to reach more customers in the region and reduce our operating costs.”


Duduzile Mathole has been appointed Kannaway’s country manager for South Africa. She says South Africa is “just our first step to greater expansion through Africa”

Schroeder said “ “We’ve found great success as a company thus far because of our talented, dedicated team around the world and I know that Duduzile will be a great addition to our team. When I joined the company in 2016, I could have never imagined the significant international expansion that we’ve achieved and I’m excited about the many new regions we plan to enter in the coming years.” 


About Medical Marijuana Inc in its own words

Medical Marijuana, Inc. is a cannabis company with three distinct business units in the non-psychoactive cannabinoid space: a global portfolio of cannabinoid-based nutraceutical brands led by Kannaway® and HempMeds®; a pioneer in sourcing the highest-quality legal non-psychoactive cannabis products derived from industrial hemp; and a cannabinoid-based clinical research and botanical drug development sector led by its pharmaceutical investment companies and partners including AXIM® Biotechnologies, Inc. and Neuropathix. Medical Marijuana, Inc. was named a topCBD producer by CNBC. Medical Marijuana, Inc. was also the first company to receive historic import permits for CBD products from the governments of Brazil, Mexico, Argentina, and Paraguay and is a leader in the development ofinternational markets. The company’s flagship product Real Scientific Hemp Oil has been used in several successful clinical studies throughout Mexico and Brazil to understand its safety and efficacy. Medical Marijuana, Inc.’s headquarters is in San Diego, California.

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