OTTAWA, Jan. 21, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- HEXO Corp. (“HEXO”, or the “Company”) (TSX: HEXO; NYSE: HEXO) is pleased to announce that following a two-year process, its trademark Powered by HEXO has been registered with the European Union Intellectual Property Office.

“Receiving registered trademark status in the EU supports our ongoing Powered by HEXO strategy and enhances the global value of our brand,” said HEXO CEO and co-founder Sebastien St-Louis. “This includes supporting current joint-venture partners, if they choose to enter the European market, along with other potential non-beverage CPG partners with whom we are in ongoing discussions.”

Powered by HEXO brings best-in-class research and technology, regulatory expertise and superior ingredients together with product knowledge, deep consumer understanding and established global distribution networks. Scalable and consistent, Powered by HEXO is the recognized quality behind award-winning products.

About HEXO

HEXO Corp is an award-winning consumer packaged goods cannabis company that creates and distributes innovative products to serve the global cannabis market. The Company serves the Canadian adult-use markets under its HEXO Cannabis, Up Cannabis and Original Stash brands, and the medical market under HEXO medical cannabis. For more information please visit hexocorp.com.

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