Los Angeles-based SHO Products, a equipment and technology provider for solventless extraction equipment, has acquired Master Minded Distribution, a distributor of cannabis brands. No financial terms were disclosed. The acquisition follows SHO’s recent announcement that it raised $3.6 million in Series A funding.
LOS ANGELES – APRIL 15, 2019 – SHO Products, the leading equipment and technology provider in the world for solventless extraction equipment, today announced the acquisition of Master Minded Distribution, a wholesale distributor of popular brands including Puffco, Highly Educated, and Space Case, among many others.
SHO Products’ acquisition of Master Minded Distribution includes their in-house brands Be Lit, Renegade Glass, and T-Case. This strategic move adds 5,000 wholesale stores to SHO Products existing wholesale customer base, making it one of the world’s largest distributors of ancillary products in the industry. Master Minded’s Founder and President, Brandine Strand, will be working with SHO Products to assist in the transition.
Master Minded Distribution will operate as a standalone brand and will now carry all of SHO Products’ in house product lines, including Rosin Tech Products solventless extraction equipment, Dab Nation apparel and cleaning supplies, and CBD brands, including Cococanna, ImBue Botanicals, and Pure Potent. SHO Products will continue to bring the best cannabis products to market through both our wholesale partners and increasing retail presence.
“Throughout the due diligence and integration planning processes, I have been impressed with the experience, talent, and dedication of the Master Minded team. Our focus as an organization will continue to be on the customer – by consistently providing great service and products” said Samuel Jurist, Co-Founder & CEO, SHO Products. “With an even stronger hold in distribution now in place and a world-class in-house product development capabilities, SHO Products is poised for rapid growth in 2019 and beyond.”
“SHO Products was the perfect fit for the future of Master Minded. The entire team at SHO embodies the core values & dedicated work ethic that Master Minded was built on,” says Strand. “I trust this team to take Master Minded to new heights & I’m extremely excited to be a part of it.”
Master Minded was founded in 2011 and carries a wide range of the industry’s best brands & most highly sought after products at competitive prices. From the widest selection of quartz bangers and dabbing tools, to deliciously aromatic terpene candles, American-made glass bongs, tubes, bubblers, and pipes, heady apparel, top shelf smoking accessories, and all of the lifestyle brands cannabis aficionados know and love, Master Minded provides smokeshop retailers with a friendly, professional, and support-orientated wholesale supplier experience.
About SHO Products
SHO Products is a leading manufacturer and distributor of cannabis accessories, equipment, and technology in the world. Our goal is to educate customers while providing world-class products for solventless extraction, processing, and consumption. For more information, please visit www.shoproductsteam.com, or follow us on Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn.