Vancouver, B.C., April 22, 2022 – Plant Veda Foods Ltd. (CSE:MILK) (OTC:PLVFF) (XFRA:A3CS6B) (the “Company” or “Plant Veda”), an award-winning dairy-alternative food manufacturer, announces it has entered into a loan agreement (the “Loan Agreement”) for a loan in the aggregate amount of $1,000,000 (the “Loan”) with a private lender (the “Lender”).
The Loan will be evidenced by a secured convertible promissory note in the principal amount of the Loan (the “Note”), maturing two years from the date of issuance and bearing interest at a rate of 10% per annum. The outstanding principal amount and accrued but unpaid interest under the Note is convertible into units of the Company (“Note Units”) at price of $0.64 per Note Unit in accordance with the terms of the Loan Agreement. Each Note Unit is comprised of one common share of the Company and one common share purchase warrant, with each warrant exercisable to acquire one common share of the Company at a price of $0.85 per share for a period of two years from the date of issuance. If the Company defaults on its obligation to repay the principal or to make an interest payment under the Loan Agreement, any outstanding principal will commence accruing interest at the default rate of 20% per annum, compounding monthly. As consideration for the Loan, the Company issued 100,000 common shares of the Company to the Lender.
The Company also announces it has completed a non-brokered private placement of 432,692 units of the Company (“Offered Units”) at a price of $0.52 per Offered Unit for aggregate gross proceeds of $225,000. Each Offered Unit is comprised of one common share of the Company and one common share purchase warrant, with each such warrant exercisable to acquire one common share of the Company at a price of $0.85 per share for a period of two years from the date of issuance. The common shares and warrants comprising the Offered Units are subject to a statutory hold period of four months and one day from the date of issuance.
About Plant Veda (CSE:MILK) (OTC:PLVFF) (XFRA:A3CS6B)
Plant Veda Foods Ltd. has a mission to accelerate humanity’s shift to a plant-based lifestyle. We remain clear in our goals: to improve the environment and humanity’s overall health through plant-based consumption. Our Company has succeeded in creating award-winning plant-based dairy alternatives, continuing to shake up the dairy-free market by creating unique, one-of-a-kind products that leave our customers forgetting about dairy to begin with.
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Aaron Wong, Director
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