SOURCE: Blue Line Protection Group

Blue Line Protection Group

March 24, 2015 09:00 ET

Colorado's Largest Marijuana Dispensary Brand Chooses Blue Line Protection Group for Protection and Transportation

DENVER, CO--(Marketwired - Mar 24, 2015) - Blue Line Protection Group, Inc. (OTCBB: BLPG) (OTCQB: BLPG), a leader in providing regulatory compliance, security consultation and protection services to high-value asset industries, today announced its new service agreement with marijuana-related business consultant and fulfillment company Strainwise, Inc. for marijuana protection and transportation services.

"The lawful cannabis retail industry was born in Colorado, and we've been working with Strainwise since day one to build a responsible and legitimate industry," said Sean Campbell, Blue Line's Chief Executive Officer. "As this industry continues to grow, Blue Line has become the recognized leader in security, transportation and compliance services to the most prominent cannabis retail establishments throughout Colorado."

Blue Line provides armed security personnel for Strainwise's approved grow operations, as well as armed transportation services for Strainwise's marijuana product shipments between licensed cultivation facilities and its branded dispensary locations. Blue Line investigations and compliance personnel have also provided on-site due diligence assessments to help ensure Strainwise-branded dispensaries are operating according to federal regulations related to marijuana-related businesses. Blue Line also provides transportation and protection for Strainwise's tax payments to state agencies.

"In terms of dispensary branding and consulting, we have the largest footprint of any cannabis business in Colorado," said Erin Phillips, Strainwise President and Founder. "We've trusted Blue Line to safely transport product and currency since retail marijuana became legal in Colorado, and we're pleased to continue our relationship with Blue Line in developing a responsible and lasting industry in Colorado and beyond."

There are 13 Strainwise-branded dispensary locations across Colorado, with seven more expected to open by the end of the year. Each location is independently owned and operated, with Strainwise providing training, management consultation and branding services across all locations to ensure a consistent high-quality retail experience for its customers. For more information about its locations and services, visit www.Strainwise.com.

"Blue Line is pleased to provide vital services not only to Strainwise, but the other prominent industry players as well," added Mr. Campbell. "Through our strategic partnerships and in-depth knowledge of Cole Memo, FinCEN and BSA regulations, we can help ensure legitimacy and transparency, streamline operational procedures for these businesses, and help establish a healthy operational framework as we continue our expansion into other states."

About Blue Line Protection Group, Inc.
Blue Line Protection Group provides secured transportation, state and federal regulatory compliance, security consultation and training, and professional protection services to high-value asset industries. The company's security operators, investigations personnel and consulting staff are highly trained professionals with significant experience in law enforcement and the United States armed forces. For more information, visit www.BlueLineProtectionGroup.com.

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