Toronto, Ontario - February 21st, 2019 - Braingrid Limited ("Braingrid") (CSE:BGRD), a global provider of affordable, scalable and easy-to-deploy sensor platforms for precision agriculture, is pleased to announce its wholly owned subsidiary Braingrid Corporation has entered into an Integration Agreement with A&L Canada Laboratories Inc. ("A&L").
A&L is a leading agricultural testing lab in North America and has been providing analytical services for the last 30 years to some of the largest and most innovative agricultural companies and producers in North America. A&L is also a Health Canada licensed ISO 17025 accredited cannabis testing lab and provides traceability software to the industry.
The three-year agreement enables a strategic collaboration whereby Braingrid will integrate its Sentroller technology and cloud platform to measure in real time key metrics for air and soil quality using mobile, wireless technology to provide A&L clients with valuable real-time information. This can occur indoors and outdoors.
"A&L's expertise and capabilities are an excellent complement to Braingrid's innovative remote sensing and analytic platforms. This new alliance will provide greater insights to our clients and advance their production operations through integration with our ALCannTraceTM traceability software and our diagnostic capabilities," said Greg Patterson, CEO, and founder of A&L Canada Laboratories.
"We are delighted to have such a credible partner join our family of integration partners. A&L will utilize all of our latest technology such as Sentroller S which permits growers to have self-powered in-canopy monitoring without wires or replaceable batteries," said Michael Kadonoff, CEO and founder of Braingrid. "Micro-climate detection will now operate at a whole new level as Braingrid's technology augments A&L's software solution."
To kick off this new relationship, A&L has invited Braingrid to share their booth at Canada's Premier Horticultural Event, the Ontario Fruit & Vegetable Convention now on until February 21. Braingrid representatives will be on hand to showcase their solution to A&L clients.
Braingrid Limited (www.braingrid.io) is a global technology company that provides an affordable, versatile and quick-to-install data acquisition and wireless sensor integration platform for cannabis cultivators. Capturing real-time data needed to increase revenues, reduce costs and risks, and connecting cultivators to their grow on a microclimate level, Braingrid is also developing systems utilizing data science, machine learning and AI to deliver "smart" controls and building management solutions for the precision agriculture and energy efficiency sectors.
A&L Canada Laboratories Inc. (www.alcanada.com) is an innovative, research-driven technology company focused on sustainable development. Through leading expertise, modern laboratory facilities and strong customer focus, A&L globally serve a wide range of industries including Agriculture, Environmental, Food & Pharma. In Agriculture, A&L provides comprehensive analytical services for soil, plant tissue, feed, fertilizer, and water. A&L's services also include production recommendations, remote sensing, and precision agriculture capabilities. A&L Biologicals Inc. focuses on research and development of biological compounds for use in agricultural production systems. For Food & Pharma, A&L provides analytical services for plant tissue, water, media, and finished product. A&L's services also include disease diagnostics, genetic analysis, production recommendations, and Plant Monitoring Program. The company operates two analytical laboratories serving clients throughout Canada, the US, and Internationally.
This news release includes forward-looking information and statements, which may include, but are not limited to, information and statements regarding or inferring the future business, operations, financial performance, prospects, and other plans, intentions, expectations, estimates, and beliefs of Braingrid and A&L. Information and statements which are not purely historical fact are forward-looking statements. Forward-looking information and statements involve and are subject to assumptions and known and unknown risks, uncertainties, and other factors which may cause actual events, results, performance, or achievements of Braingrid and A&L to be materially different from future events, results, performance, and achievements expressed or implied by forward-looking information and statements herein. Such forward-looking statements include statements regarding (i) the ability to achieve the anticipated benefits of combining Braingrid and A&L's technology, (ii) the achievement of the longer term objectives associated with the strategic alliance. Although Braingrid and A&L believe that any forward-looking information and statements herein are reasonable, in light of the use of assumptions and the significant risks and uncertainties inherent in such information and statements, there can be no assurance that any such forward-looking information and statements will prove to be accurate, and accordingly readers are advised to rely on their own evaluation of such risks and uncertainties and should not place undue reliance upon such forward-looking information and statements. Any forward-looking information and statements herein are made as of the date hereof, and except as required by applicable laws, Braingrid and A&L assume no obligation and disclaim any intention to update or revise any forward-looking information and statements herein or to update the reasons that actual events or results could or do differ from those projected in any forward-looking information and statements herein, whether as a result of new information, future events or results, or otherwise, except as required by applicable laws.