Smartcool Provides Update to Trading Halt
September 10, 2018
Smartcool Systems Inc. (TSX.V: SSC; OTC: SSCFF; FSE: R3W) (“Smartcool” or the “Company”) recently closed the acquisition of Total Energy Concepts Inc. (“TEC”). (See News Release dated August 28, 2018). Due to the length of time it took to get final corporate documentation and approval on closing of the TEC acquisition the company was unable to complete its financials on time and on September 5, 2018 a cease trade order was issued by the British Columbia Securities Commission for failing to file its interim financials for the period ending June 30, 2018.
This acquisition marks a significant expansion of Smartcool’s suite of energy efficiency products and required considerably more time to complete not only the acquisition but the also the financial statements. The Company now expects to have all financials filed in order to meet all the TSX Venture Exchange requirements shortly.
As previously reported The TEC acquisition: “Marks a growth catalyst for Smartcool and allows us to continue rapid revenue growth with an expanded product offering. As temperatures and energy costs rise, our products will become even more critical,” said Smartcool CEO Ted Konyi. “The synergies from this acquisition create significant worldwide revenue opportunities.”
Total Energy Concepts Inc., offers clients a holistic approach to Energy Savings. Solutions include LED lighting, Power Quality and Protection Strategies, Power Factor Correction, Intelligent Motor and Facility Controls as well as other energy efficiency upgrade technologies. The company has successfully delivered its products to thousands of companies across North America and includes a diverse customer base from C-stores to Fortune 500 Companies. Working through 14+ representatives it has generated significant sales and profitability providing the opportunity for continued growth.
Smartcool Systems Inc. provides cutting edge energy efficient and energy cost reduction solutions for businesses around the world. The ECO3, ESM and ECOHome are Smartcool’s unique retrofit technologies that reduce the energy consumption of compressors in air conditioning, refrigeration and heat pump systems by up to 40%.
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