Company Achieves Improved Quarterly Results Driven by Organic Growth, Recent Acquisition, and New COVID-19 Screening Products
Los Angeles, CA, Nov. 17, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Draganfly Inc. (OTCQB: DFLYF) (CSE: DFLY) (FSE: 3U8) (“Draganfly” or the “Company”), an award-winning, industry-leading manufacturer and systems developer, is pleased to announce its preliminary third quarter revenue for the three months ended September 30, 2020. Revenue growth and gross profit in the third quarter was driven by a combination of organic growth, the recent acquisition of Dronelogics Systems Inc., and sales from COVID-19 screening products.
Fiscal 2020 Third Quarter Highlights
- Revenue in the third quarter grew by 222% to a record of $1,453,000, compared to revenue of $451,000 in the same period in 2019;
- Revenue increased $527,365 or 56% as compared to the three months ended June 30, 2020; and
- Gross Profit increased by 47.5% in the third quarter as compared to the same period in 2019 and increased 29% from the previous quarter ended June 30, 2020.
Cameron Chell, CEO of Draganfly, said: “This significant increase in our revenue and gross profitability is a testament to our expanded suite of world class products and services. We will continue to integrate our recent acquisition and look forward to growing market awareness of our COVID-19 screening and telehealth technologies.”
All financial information in this press release is prepared in accordance with International Financial Reporting Standards as issued by the International Accounting Standards Board. The Company will file its consolidated interim consolidated financial statements for the nine-month period ended September 30, 2020 and associated management discussion and analysis under the Company’s profile on SEDAR at www.sedar.com on or about November 24, 2020.
Draganfly Inc. (CSE: DFLY; OTCQB: DFLYF; FSE: 3U8) is the creator of quality, cutting-edge software and systems that revolutionize the way organizations can do business and service their stakeholders. Recognized as being at the forefront of technology for over 22 years, Draganfly is an award-winning, industry-leading manufacturer and technology developer serving the public safety, agriculture, industrial inspections, security, and mapping and surveying markets. Draganfly is a company driven by passion, ingenuity, and the need to provide efficient solutions and first- class services to its customers around the world with the goal of saving time, money, and lives.
For more information on Draganfly, please visit us at www.draganfly.com.
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