Terra Tech Corp. (OTCQX: TRTC) operates through multiple subsidiary businesses including: Blüm, IVXX Inc., Edible Garden, MediFarm LLC and GrowOp Technology. Blüm’s retail medical cannabis facilities focus on providing the highest quality medical cannabis to patients who are looking for alternative treatments for their chronic medical conditions. Blüm offers a broad selection of medical cannabis products including; flowers, concentrates and edibles through its Oakland, CA and multiple Nevada locations. IVXX, Inc. is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Terra Tech that produces medical cannabis-extracted products for regulated medical cannabis dispensaries throughout California. The Company’s wholly-owned subsidiary, Edible Garden, cultivates a premier brand of local and sustainably grown hydroponic produce, sold through major grocery stores such as ShopRite, Walmart, Winn-Dixie, Raley’s, Meijer, Kroger, and others throughout New Jersey, New York, Delaware, Maryland, Connecticut, Pennsylvania and the Midwest. Terra Tech’s MediFarm LLC subsidiaries are focused on medical cannabis cultivation and permitting businesses throughout Nevada. The Company’s wholly-owned subsidiary GrowOp Technology, specializes in controlled environment agricultural technologies.
Recent News Highlights
In September 2015 TRTC announced their subsidiary, Edible Garden, has received their Global Food Safety Initiative (GFSI) certification at their flagship New Jersey hydroponic farm. GFSI is an industry-driven initiative and a worldwide-accepted standard of the best food safety management practices providing guidance on food safety management systems necessary for safety along the supply chain. The certification assesses standard operating procedures, good agricultural practices and good manufacturing practices. Edible Garden has put into action the operational protocols necessary to meet the high standards for food safety required by GFSI.
Also in September, TRTC gave an update on the continued expansion and development of Blum ™ and MediFarm in Nevada. Today, Terra Tech’s subsidiary, MediFarm, received approvals from Unincorporated Clark County for two Land Use Applications for medical cannabis dispensaries to be located at 1130 East Desert Inn Road and 3650 South Decatur Blvd. The Company has already received a provisional operational certificate from the State of Nevada Department of Health and Human Services Division of Public and Behavioral Health on 11/3/2014. MediFarm was ranked sixth and seventh out of approximately thirty-seven County dispensary applications received by the State.
Throughout the Summer of 2015 IVXX was on fire! In August alone TRTC announced 16 new locations on the heels of this news in July; The Company is proud to announce that their brand of exceptional quality cannabis products is now available at 7 additional LA based retailers. “The last 2 weeks have been great as far as new retail penetration of the IVXX brand,” explains Derek Peterson, CEO of Terra Tech. “The Southern California market has been very good to us and we are increasing our footprint weekly. The patients feedback has been impressive and we are thrilled that they are sharing their positive opinions throughout social media.”
Keeping the Summer hot TRTC issued this sizzling figures: Terra Tech Announces Record Revenue Quarter of over $5 million, Up 35% Year Over Year
TRTC announced the filing of its financial results for the quarter ending June 30, 2015. Total revenues generated for the second quarter totaled $5,024,290 compared to $3,711,801 for the quarter ended June 30, 2014, an increase of $1,312,489. The increase was primarily due to revenue generated by Edible Garden for the sales of its herbs and floral products and IVXX from the sale of its cannabis products. The full 10-Q filing is available on the SEC’s website at http://edgar.sec.gov/
The marijuana industry has been experiencing rapid growth in recent years with 18 U.S. states now authorizing cannabis for medicinal purposes and Colorado and Washington now legalizing recreational marijuana as well. In 2011, the medical marijuana industry was valued at near $2 billion.
Diversified Client Base.
Terra Tech Corporation has not only penetrated the marijuana industry with its full line of indoor horticulture products, but also has clients large and small that utilize their commercial line of products in the growing indoor agriculture industry.
Terra Tech has been the focus of articles and news videos on the industry published by Fox Business’ “The Willis Report,” CTV (Canada’s largest news network), The Huffington Post, The Exchange (featured on Yahoo Finance) and MarketWatch.com, a Wall Street Journal property, amongst other publications.
Aggressive Growth Strategy.
In December, Terra Tech signed a Letter of Intent to acquire NB Plants, a 116-acre New Jersey hydroponic farming operation, and its brand “Edible Garden;” entering the $20 billion fresh produce market. The NB Plants products are sold in more than 120 major grocery chains throughout the Northeast.
Solid Management Team.
Terra Tech’s executives have decades of experience at major financial institutions and other organizations, including Smith Barney, Wachovia and Morgan Stanley. Additionally, the team includes a LEED Accredited Architect to manage commercial projects.
Tight Share Structure.
Terra Tech has about 82 million shares outstanding. At 42 cent per share, that equates to a market capitalization of only $34.5 million.
Market Cap: 72,733,515 05/28/2019
Authorized Shares: 990,000,000 04/30/2019
Outstanding Shares: 103,168,106 04/30/2019
Restricted: 8,575,822 04/30/2019
Unrestricted: 94,592,284 04/30/2019
Held at DTC: 92,627,880 04/30/2019
Float: 87,302,979 01/22/2019
Shareholders of Record: 181 03/15/2019
Short Interest: 1,216,941 (0.69%) 05/15/2019
Transfer Agent: West Coast Stock Transfer Inc.
Derek Peterson – CEO
Michael A. Nahass – President, Treasurer, COO
Michael C. James – CFO
Elizabeth Barker – Director, Investor Relations