Products will be made available at traditional tobacco channels such as convenience stores and tobacco outlets as well as drug chains and e-commerce sites.
About PL Developments: Founded in 1988 and headquartered in Westbury, NY.
Prior to joining Nico Gen Pharma, Quinn served as president of CN Smokeless Company, LLC where he successfully introduced several smokeless tobacco and snus brands.
Prior to CNSC, Quinn was CEO at Nordic American Smokeless Inc.
PLD intends to utilize its strong existing partnerships as well as its existing national network of pharmaceutical manufacturing and distribution facilities to strategically enter the market.
Brad Larson, VP of Sales for PLD, stated that “I believe that our extensive capabilities in product development, c GMP manufacturing, packaging and distribution will be valuable for all stakeholders in the billion VMS market.
As PLD’s efforts have intensified, the company has decided to focus its efforts via the creation of Nico Gen and has installed Darren Quinn as Nico Gen’s president.
Quinn brings a wealth of sales, marketing and new product introduction experience in the nicotine industry dating back to 1995.
Quinn’s distinguished career began with almost 10 years at UST, Inc.
PL Developments is a leading manufacturer, packager and distributor of pharmaceutical and consumer healthcare products.
PLD operates pharmaceutical manufacturing facilities across the United States; its operations include more than 1 million square feet of real estate and 1,100 employees.
PL Developments (PLD) is announcing its strategic entry into the Vitamins, Minerals and Supplements (VMS) marketplace.
PLD intends to serve the consumers of this large and dynamic market in three ways; through US Retailers under the retailers own brand, as a development and manufacturing partner to marketers of branded products as well as directly to consumers through PLD’s own brands.