LAS VEGAS, NEVADA, Oct. 24, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — GPO Plus, Inc. (OTCQB: GPOX), a publicly traded company of diversified Group Purchasing Organizations (GPOs) using the ability of Group Purchasing to save lots of businesses money, announced the signing of a Binding Letter of Intent (LOI) Asset Purchase Agreement to accumulate assets of Betterment Retail Solutions, Inc. (“Betterment”), including its progressive “Feel Good Shop.”
Betterment developed a robust DSD (Direct Store Distribution) infrastructure catering to over 470 retail locations throughout Texas, Recent Mexico, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Iowa, Kansas, Wyoming, Missouri and Nebraska. Strong relationships with retailers include Yesway/Allsups, Texas Born, and CEFCO.
The Feel Good Shops is a “store inside a store” concept at local retailers offering CBD and other cannabinoid (Delta-8, HHC, etc.) products from leading corporations including Martha Stewart, Kill Cliff, Cover Growth, John Daly Collection, and CaliGold. The Betterment and Feel Good Shops assets are to be managed under DISTRO+, GPOX’s distribution division, and GPO for specialty retailers and wholesalers.
Dorsey Sparks, President of Betterment said “I could not be happier concerning the opportunity with GPOX and DISTRO+. This partnership will support multiple growth opportunities and permit us to serve an exponentially larger customer base with our curated, best in school products. I’m excited to work with such a talented and energetic team!”
Joseph Jaconi, President of DISTRO+, said “We’re elated to have reached an agreement with Betterment that can increase our (DISTRO+) distribution footprint immediately adding over 470 retail locations. This creates an incredible opportunity to generate additional sales from our distributed and owned brands like HERBERALL®, and enables us to expand our portfolio of products while increasing revenue for GPOX.”
Brett H. Pojunis, CEO of GPOX, said “We’re extremely excited to work with Dorsey and proceed to grow our distribution! Moreover, this asset purchase is a crucial step forward in the general execution of our acquisitive growth technique to construct additional long-term shareholder value.”
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About Betterment Retail Solutions
Betterment RS cuts through the clutter of crowded, emerging categories to search out the perfect in alternative and emerging health products. Betterment pairs its unmatched vetting process with extensive market knowledge to curate the right offering for every retailer. The product portfolio is diversified by high-potential ESG health and wellness brands, CBD Products and other innovative Hemp Derived solutions. Betterment offers true full-service DSD including store ordering, inventory management, store staff training, and maintaining and detailing shelf space for our retail partners. Betterment owns and operates The Feel Good Shop.
We help retailers get monetary savings + simplify purchasing!
DISTRO+ is a Group Purchasing Organization (GPO) + distributor of premium products for the emerging specialty retailer sector and wholesalers. DISTRO+ proudly represents best-in-class brands specializing in nutraceuticals, hemp derived products including flower, prerolls, gummies, sublingual strips and more utilizing the most recent compounds and ingredients resembling HHC, Farm Bill Compliant Delta 8 and Delta 10, THC-O, THC-P, and Kratom. All of that is backed by a strong technology portal that provides our small and medium sized partners (we call them “Members”) the IT backbone to administer logistics, inventory, payments while shopping from real time product catalogs and inventory. Through the ability of Group Purchasing, DISTRO+ offers its network competitive pricing with low MOQs that realize similar discounts as major retailers with large buying power. Visit DISTRO.Plus for more information.
About GPOPlus+ (GPOX)
Headquartered in Las Vegas, Nevada, GPOPlus+ (OTCQB: GPOX) is a publicly traded company of diversified Group Purchasing Organizations (GPOs). Our Purpose is to save businesses money by activating the ability of Group Purchasing and our Mission is to create value for our GPO Members, partners, suppliers, and shareholders.
We Aggregate, Negotiate + Share!
- Aggregate – We aggregate the purchasing power of our Members.
- Negotiate – We leverage buying power to negotiate discounts.
- Share – We share the discounts with our Members and save them money.
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Betterment Retail Solutions Contact:
Dorsey Sparks, President
Joseph Jaconi, President
Shareholder Success Team+ Investor Relation Contacts:
Brett H. Pojunis, CEO
Shareholder’s Line: 855.935.GPOX (4769)