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Tilray Medical Applauds German Bundestag and Landmark Passage of Medical Cannabis Act in Germany

Tilray Brands, Inc. 4 mins read

New Medical Cannabis Act in Germany Provides Easier Access to Medical Cannabis for Patients Through the MedCanG

COLOGNE, Germany and NEUMÜNSTER, Germany, Feb. 23, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Tilray Brands, Inc. (“Tilray”) (Nasdaq: TLRY; TSX: TLRY), a global leader in cannabis research, cultivation, production, and distribution, today announced that its medical cannabis division, Tilray Medical, the global leader in medical cannabis, enthusiastically welcomes the opening of the German medical cannabis market and the positive paradigm shift in German drug policy. Today’s landmark passage of the German Medical Cannabis Act represents a significant step forward and puts public health in the spotlight while providing patients with easier access to high-quality cannabis medicines produced in Germany.

Tilray Medical's Chief Strategy Officer and Head of International Denise Faltischek comments: "The decision to open up the previously limited German medical cannabis market is an important step that will allow patients and physicians to explore effective treatment options tailored to individual needs. Facilitating access to the highest quality cannabis medicines through the new Medical Cannabis Act, produced in Germany, will help to improve patient care and provide patients with a wider range of treatment options."

Tilray Medical looks forward to working with numerous partners to utilize the production capacity at Tilray’s state of the art Neumünster site, which is one of only three cannabis cultivation facilities located in Germany, in order to ensure that patients have improved access to the highest quality cannabis medicines grown in Germany.

As a leader in the field of medical cannabis research and production, Tilray Medical strongly believes that these developments will have a positive impact on the health and well-being of many patients in Germany. We look forward to exploring the path opended by the German government and all stakeholders in promoting improved access to medical cannabis, and the opportunity to optimize care for our patients.

About Tilray Medical  

Tilray Medical is dedicated to transforming lives and fostering dignity for patients in need through safe and reliable access to a global portfolio of medical cannabis brands, including Tilray, Aphria, Broken Coast, Symbios, and Navcora. Tilray Medical grew from being one of the first companies to become an approved licensed producer of medical cannabis in Canada to building the first GMP-certified cannabis production facilities in Europe, first in Portugal and later in Germany. Today, Tilray Medical is one of the biggest suppliers of medical cannabis brands to patients, physicians, hospitals, pharmacies, researchers, and governments, in over 20 countries and across five continents. 

Further information can also be found at www.tilraymedical.de

About Tilray Brands 

Tilray Brands, Inc. (“Tilray”) (Nasdaq: TLRY; TSX: TLRY), is a leading global cannabis lifestyle and consumer packaged goods company with operations in Canada, the United States, Europe, Australia, and Latin America that is changing people's lives for the better – one person at a time – by inspiring and empowering a worldwide community to live their very best life, enhanced by moments of connection and wellbeing. Tilray’s mission is to be the most responsible, trusted and market leading cannabis consumer products company in the world with a portfolio of innovative, high-quality, and beloved brands that address the needs of the consumers, customers, and patients we serve. A pioneer in cannabis research, cultivation, and distribution, Tilray’s unprecedented production platform supports over 20 brands in over 20 countries, including comprehensive cannabis offerings, hemp-based foods, and craft beverages.  

For more information on how we open a world of wellbeing, visit, Tilray.com and follow @Tilray on all social platforms. 

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For further information:
Media: Berrin Noorata, news@tilray.com
Investors: Raphael Gross, +1-203-682-8253, Raphael.Gross@icrinc.com


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