Association Québécoise de l'Industrie du Cannabis

AGA and WBL: New AQIC PartnersWhat's new at the AQIC

Publié le 1 December 2021 par AQIC

QUEBEC CITY, Dec. 1, 2021 /CNW Telbec/ - AGA Group Insurance and WBL have joined forces with AQIC (Association québécoise de l'industrie du cannabis) to become its official group insurance partners. 

AQIC members, for whom the health of their workforce and families is a priority, are positioning themselves as employers of choice. Indeed, they will be offering one of the best performing association plans on the market, demonstrating their dynamic and avant-garde character. 

It is an honor for AGA and WBL to participate in the development of this growing industry. The two recently merged companies are eager to pool their strengths to ensure that AQIC's influence extends throughout the province and beyond.

"Every effort will be made to ensure that AQIC members receive the best benefits service and the most competitive premiums in the market through significant volume agreements. They will be able to realize great savings," says Martin Papillon, CEO of AGA Group Insurance.

Founded in 2019, the Association québécoise de l'industrie du cannabis (AQIC) represents an ecosystem within which there are companies operating in Quebec that are subject to federal and provincial legislation and regulations, or that have commercial or professional activities related to cannabis. 

The Association currently has approximately 50 members, including companies involved in recreational and medical cannabis cultivation, medical cannabis micro-culture, processing and extraction, and research (regular members), as well as companies whose commercial or professional activities are related to cannabis (associate members).


About AGA Group Insurance and WBL 
With offices in Montreal, Quebec City and English Canada, the combined company leads the Quebec market in the development and administration of customized group insurance plans, and also specializes in group annuity plans. With unique tools and unparalleled customer service, AGA supports nearly 100,000 members in the management and adjudication of their medical, dental and other claims. To learn more, visit aga.ca.


About the Association québécoise de l'industrie du cannabis (AQIC) 
AQIC represents the Quebec cannabis industry, contributes constructively and responsibly to its development, and is a key player in the Quebec cannabis ecosystem. The Association intends to actively contribute to the responsible development of a regulatory framework adapted to Quebec and in perfect adequacy with the objectives of public health and safety targeted by the legalization of cannabis, that is to say the reduction of the harms associated with the consumption by an offer of quality products subjected to rigorous controls as well as the redirection of the sale of cannabis towards the legal economy. For more information, visit aqic.ca.

SOURCE AGA Group Insurance

 

Information: For information: Martin Papillon, AGA Group Insurance, 514 935-5444, ext. 2003, martin.papillon@aga.ca; Samuel Verreault, WBL Insurance and Actuarial, 418 621-8090, ext. 13987, sverreault@assuranceswbl.com

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