EDMONTON, ALBERTA, Jun 29, 2005 (CCNMatthews via COMTEX) -- PLANET ORGANIC HEALTH CORP. (CA:POH) ("Planet" or the "Corporation"), which owns and operates natural food supermarkets and natural health outlets (Corporate and Franchised) across Canada, announced today that it has opened a new 'Sangster's Health Centres' store in Bolton Ontario. This is the Company's seventh location in Ontario.
Sangster's Health Centres, a division of Planet Organic Health Corp. opened a 1,600-square-foot store, which included the newest concept in the Sangster's division, incorporating food as well as supplements into its newest natural health outlet. "We will be aggressively pursuing more opportunities in Ontario", states Sangster's President Roy Sangster.
The opening of another Sangster's Health Centres in Ontario will bolster Planet Organic's overall exposure, helping to produce further increases to the company's revenues. It also enables the company to increase its purchasing strength and to apply its proven management systems, marketing plans, and store designs to attract new customers and increase profitability.
Planet Organic Health Corp. operates natural food supermarkets in Edmonton, Victoria, Calgary, Port Coquitlam and Halifax in addition to 35 natural health outlets throughout Canada. Planet Organic provides its customers with the convenience of one-stop shopping by offering a broad product selection in all merchandise categories. Planet Organic's objectives are to consolidate the fragmented natural and organic foods industry in Canada and the U.S. via acquisitions, mergers and new retail operations.
This news release contains forward-looking information. Actual results may vary significantly from estimates.