CALGARY, April 23, 2020 /CNW/ – YSS Corp.™ (the “Company” or “YSS“) (TSXV: YSS) (WKN: A2PMAX), a premier Canadian cannabis retailer with operations under the YSSTM and Sweet TreeTM brands and a trusted destination to explore and discover cannabis in Canada, is pleased to announce that our YSS and Sweet Tree Cannabis stores in Alberta and Saskatchewan are now offering online ordering by way of Click-and-Collect through www.ysscorp.ca and www.sweettreecannabis.com.
This exciting rollout represents the next phase of convenience for our customers and further enhances in-store safety during the COVID-19 pandemic by enabling customers to minimize time in-store. With ease, customers can now browse and filter our complete inventory of available cannabis and cannabis-related accessories by store and reserve products from whichever location is most convenient. The online platform features an estimated time for pick-up and direct text order updates from the chosen store.
The Click-and-Collect service is a fully-compliant technology built on a secure, internally-controlled and Canadian-domiciled platform that allows customers to browse, shop and reserve under a personal profile or as a guest. All secure customer data is managed exclusively by YSS.
While trust has always been one of YSS’ core business values, in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic, trust is prioritized more than ever. We care deeply about the safety and well-being of our employees, customers, and partners, and we have put measures in place to ensure a clean, safe and prompt retail experience. For more information on our COVID-19 response and to explore our “Click-and-Collect’ portal, please visit us at the YSS website: www.ysscorp.ca.
For further information on our store locations and to sign up for information on upcoming sales, promotions and to be the first to learn about new product information, please visit www.ysscorp.ca, www.sweettreecannabis.com and follow us on social media.
About YSS Corp.
With retail operations under the YSSTM and Sweet TreeTM brands, YSS Corp. is a premium cannabis retailer and the trusted destination to explore and discover cannabis in Canada. YSS operates 17 locations across Alberta and in Saskatchewan under the YSS and Sweet Tree brands. In addition, YSS maintains a strategic portfolio of under construction, secured and prospective locations that represent future organic growth potential for the Company. YSS management brings proven expertise across capital markets, retail operations, hospitality, cannabis, financial management and a strong commitment to deliver shareholder value by leveraging high-quality opportunities within this exciting new industry. The YSS retail experience is built on our five fundamental pillars: convenience, value, selection, team, and above all else, trust.
Forward-Looking and Cautionary Statements
This news release may include forward-looking statements including opinions, assumptions, estimates, the Company’s assessment of future plans and operations, and, more particularly, statements concerning: YSS’ retail cannabis business strategy, including organic growth and strategic activities; the Company’s operations; the Click-and-Collect System, the mechanics thereof and the impact on customers’ retail experience; COVID-19 and measures taken by the Company in response thereto; future sales and promotions; new products and information relating thereto. When used in this document, the words “will,” “anticipate,” “believe,” “estimate,” “expect,” “intent,” “may,” “project,” “should,” and similar expressions are intended to be among the statements that identify forward-looking statements.
Forward-looking statements are founded on the basis of expectations and assumptions made by the Company. Forward-looking statements are subject to a wide range of risks and uncertainties and, although the Company believes that the expectations represented by such forward-looking statements are reasonable, there can be no assurance that such expectations will be realized. Any number of important factors could cause actual results to differ materially from those in the forward-looking statements including, but not limited to: COVID-19; government regulation and laws and changes thereto (including with respect to cannabis and COVID-19); the Company’s operations, including with respect to the Click-and-Collect System; the Company’s ability to capitalize on potential opportunities that may arise and the ability to exercise thereon; risks relating to future acquisitions, construction and development of new stores; the receipt of necessary permits, licenses and regulatory and third party approvals and the timing thereof; competition; dependence on key personnel; labour costs, shortages and labour relations; availability of cannabis products and accessories from licensed producers and suppliers; supply interruption or delays; dependence on suppliers; intellectual property risks; risks related to product recalls and product liability; unfavourable publicity and consumer perception with respect to cannabis generally and cannabis administration; risks related to cybersecurity; industry conditions and events; the size of the recreational cannabis market; changing customer habits; the state of the economy including general economic conditions in Canada, the U.S. and globally; the unpredictability and volatility of the price of the common shares; restrictions on potential growth; availability of sufficient financial resources to fund the Company’s capital expenditures; changes in tax rates and government mark-ups; the state of domestic capital markets; the ability to obtain financing; changes in general market conditions; and other factors more fully described from time to time in the reports and filings made by the Company with securities regulatory authorities. Please refer to the Company’s management’s discussion and analysis for the year ended December 31, 2019 for additional risk factors relating to the Company, which can be accessed under the Company’s profile on www.sedar.com.
Except as required by applicable laws, the Company does not undertake any obligation to publicly update or revise any forward-looking statements.
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