VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – June 19, 2019 – Mission Ready Solutions Inc. (“Mission Ready” or the “Company”) (TSXV:MRS) is pleased to announce that, through its wholly-owned subsidiary, Unifire, Inc. (“Unifire”), it has received an individual contract award from the Defense Logistics Agency (the “Award”) valued at CAD$22,327,242.
Delivery of the products subject to the Award will begin in 2019 and conclude during the fourth quarter of 2020 (the “Fulfillment Period”). The aggregate contract value of approximately CAD$22.3 million will be payable to the Company incrementally during the Fulfillment Period, with the respective payment relative to each partial shipment becoming due upon delivery.
Jeffery Schwartz, President & CEO of Mission Ready, states “The momentum that continues to build speaks to the dedication and tenacity of our newly-energized team of self-starters who are raising the bar and exceeding targets through a shared passion for success and a clear understanding of the Company’s strategic direction.”
The Canadian dollar amounts referenced herein are calculated using a USD–CAD conversion rate of 1.34.
About Unifire, Inc.
Founded in 1987, Unifire is a specialized solutions provider to the US Defense Logistics Agency, and one of six companies, globally, that is authorized to provide equipment and designated services under the multi billion-dollar Tailored Logistics Support framework. Unifire is a designated Small Business and an industry leading manufacturer and distributor of over 1.5 million fire, military, emergency, and law enforcement products. As an incumbent awardee of DLA’s Special Operations Equipment contract, with extensive knowledge and experience in providing solutions to the US Federal Government, Unifire utilizes its highly-efficient and scalable technology infrastructure to provide procurement solutions for program managers, military and federal contracting offices, base supply centers, and other governmental supply agencies.
About Mission Ready Solutions Inc.
Headquartered in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, Mission Ready innovates and manufactures leading tech-centric defense and tactical solutions to prevent injuries and enhance the performance of military personnel, first-responders and all those who protect us by equipping them with the next generation of personal protective technologies.
Mission Ready is committed to becoming a global leader in personal protective technologies through the strategic growth of its three synergistic business segments; Innovations & Development, Prototyping & Manufacturing, and Product Sales.
Mission Ready trades on the TSX Venture Exchange under the symbol MRS.
For further information, visit MRSCorp.com or contact:
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Mission Ready Solutions Inc.
(signed “Jeffery L. Schwartz”)
Jeffery L. Schwartz,
President & CEO
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Forward-looking statements are based on assumptions management believes to be reasonable. Although Mission Ready Solutions Inc. has attempted to identify important factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from those contained in forward-looking information, there may be other factors that cause results not to be as anticipated, estimated or intended. There can be no assurance that such information will prove to be accurate, as actual results and future events could differ materially from those anticipated in such information. Accordingly, readers should not place undue reliance on forward-looking information. Mission Ready Solutions Inc. does not undertake to update any forward-looking information that is included herein, except in accordance with applicable securities laws.
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