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Opening of Downtown Winnipeg store in the Sports Hospitality Entertainment District (SHED) brings Fire & Flower to this high traffic area
TORONTO, March 15, 2023 /CNW/ - Fire & Flower Holdings Corp. ("Fire & Flower" or the "Company") (TSX: FAF) (OTCQX: FFLWF) a leading cannabis consumer retail and technology platform today announced the opening of its new cannabis retail store in downtown Winnipeg, Manitoba.
"The Sports, Hospitality and Entertainment District (SHED) is the focal point of the revitalization of Winnipeg's downtown, and we are very pleased to open our fifth store in Winnipeg and eighth store in the province of Manitoba in this area," shared Stéphane Trudel, Chief Executive Officer of Fire & Flower. "Our location is near the Canada Life Centre which is one of the busiest arenas in Canada. The format of this store is designed to deliver a convenience-oriented consumer experience to capitalize on the high traffic we expect from events in this district."
The Winnipeg SHED store is located at 330 Portage Avenue where customers can shop in store or online through Fire & Flower's industry-leading e-commerce experience.
Additional details about the Winnipeg – SHED cannabis retail store and other Fire & Flower stores across the province of Manitoba can be found on the Company's website at https://fireandflower.com.
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SOURCE Fire & Flower Holdings Corp.
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