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$YGYI Vertical Integration Offers Profit Potential within Growing Cannabis Industry

CannabisNewsWire Editorial Coverage: As the cannabis industry continues its impressive growth, acquisitions are leading to greater vertical integration.

  • Companies within the cannabis sector are acquiring other organizations to benefit from valuable specialist knowledge and skills.
  • Such deals allow vertically integrated value chains, as have also been applied in industries such as coffee production.
  • This comes amid wider growth in the sector, which is drawing substantial outside investment.

Youngevity International Inc. (NASDAQ: YGYI) (YGYI Profile) is following the vertically integrated model, having recently acquired a company specializing in cannabis processing machinery. Tilray Inc. (NASDAQ: TLRY) is expanding its Canadian production facilities through the acquisition of another grower. Budweiser brewer Anheuser-Busch Inbev (NYSE: BUD) (OTC: BUDFF) has partnered with Tilray to produce cannabis-infused drinks. In addition, tobacco companies are investing in the sector, providing extra funds for companies such as Cronos Group Inc. (NASDAQ: CRON) (TSX: CRON). Specialist companies such as cannabis real estate finance company Innovative Industrial Properties Inc. (NYSE: IIPR) are also looking for…

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$TGODF Among Top Stocks for the Cannabis Retailer Boom

HOUSTON, TX / February 14, 2019 / Cannabis has going mainstream with retail.

Consumers are already seeing CBD-infused beer, food, health, supplements, medications, beauty aids, and clothing. It’s even disrupting the $4.2 trillion global wellness industry.

DSW for example, has been running tests in its stores with CBD, announcing plans to expand such products to nearly 100 stores. Neiman Marcus is pushing ahead with CBD sales at some of its stores and online. Simon Property Group is partnering with Green Growth Brands to open 108 stores in its malls just in 2019.

Barney’s will launch “The High End,” a luxury cannabis retail shop in Beverly Hills, California in partnership with cannabis company, Beboe.

“Barneys New York has always been at the forefront of shifts in culture and lifestyle, and cannabis is no exception,’ said Daniella Vitale, Chief Executive Officer & President, Barneys New York. “Many of our customers have made cannabis a part of their lifestyle, and The High End caters to their needs with extraordinary products and service they experience in every facet of Barneys New York.”

“There is a demand for high-end CBD products,” notes Neiman Marcus, as quoted by CNN. “CBD products are the next big thing in beauty.”

As more retailers see the opportunity that DSW, Simon Property, Neiman Marcus, and Barney’s already do, the story could become even more explosive.

Along the way, it’s creating sizable sales opportunity for several companies, including The Yield Growth Corporation (CSE: BOSS)(OTCQB: BOSQF), HEXO Corporation (TSX: HEXO) (NYSE: HEXO), and The Green Organic Dutchman (TSX: TGOD)(OTC: TGODF)

The Yield Growth Corporation (BOSS)(BOSQF), for example, just announced the launch of six new products with its proprietary hemp root oil under the Urban Juve brand: Vitalize Face Mist, Balance Face Mist, Align Face Mist, Vitalize Daily Ritual Oil, Balance Daily Ritual Oil and Align Daily Ritual Oil.

The six new products now complete Phase One of the Urban Juve product line, bringing the total number of separate product SKU’s to 11. Within two weeks the six new products may be purchased online at urbanjuve.com and will be available for sale through retailers. Phase two launch of Urban Juve products is expected to begin in June 2019 and will include 10 more personal care products.

“I’m so impressed at the speed our talented team has brought these high-quality products to market,” says Penny Green, CEO of Yield Growth, “We are positioned to be at the forefront of the hemp and cannabis revolution which is disrupting the $4.2 trillion wellness industry.”

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The Green Organic Dutchman (TGOD)( TGODF)is developing a distribution hug for large-scale beverage and edible products that can be introduced in Canada and abroad.

“We believe that the beverage and edible market will be the largest single segment of the cannabis market. Cannabis, as the base ingredient, makes these products possible. The medicinal and recreational market for CBD and THC will only increase over time and starting with an organic input is the most important aspect to developing these higher margin products,” notes TGOD President Csaba Reider.

For More Information on The Green Organic Dutchman Holdings Ltd., Click Here.

HEXO Corporation (HEXO)(HYYDF) recently reached a construction and licensing milestone for the first phase of its one million sq. ft. greenhouse expansion. The milestone will help HEXO increase its annual production capacity to 108,000 kg of dried cannabis.

According to CEO and co-founder Sébastien St. Louis, ‘Receiving initial licensing on our 1,000,000 sq. ft. facility is a huge accomplishment for the entire HEXO team. We are proud that the construction project is hitting all its milestones while respecting aggressive timelines and staying on budget. The new production facility allows us to continue to scale-up which, once fully operational, will give customers across Canada access to HEXO products. Our team has been hard at work for the past couple of months nurturing new mother plants and preparing cuttings. We will start moving plants into the new facility with the pre-prepared mother plants and cuttings in alignment with our continuous harvest methodology.”

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$NUGS Catering to California, @CNWMediaOnline Audio Press Release

NEW YORK, Feb. 14, 2019 — via CannabisNewsWire – CannabisNewsAudio announces the Audio Press Release (APR) titled “Cannabis Cultivators Profit from Growing Legal Market,” featuring Cannabis Strategic Ventures (OTC: NUGS).

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Though the main purpose of the farm will be to cater to Californian cannabis users, the largest market for the plant in the United States, the move is also a significant step toward wider operations.

With more than 20 licenses for the cultivation, manufacturing and distribution of cannabis within California, Cannabis Strategic Ventures appears to be perfectly positioned to leverage opportunities within the state. In addition, these strategic moves may ideally prepare the company for expansion prospects throughout the rest of the country.

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$RIV.V $RIV $CNPOF EU Parliament and WHO Could Blow the Lid off The Cannabis Sector

POINT ROBERTS, Wash. and DELTA, British Columbia, Feb. 14, 2019  — Investorideas.com, a leading investor news resource covering hemp and cannabis stocks releases a snapshot looking at how recent developments in the EU Parliament as well as WHO (World Health Organization) could have massive impacts on the cannabis market and which companies are preparing for this next step in the radically expanding sector.

In breaking news yesterday, the European Parliament passed a resolution calling on the European Commission and EU countries to provide a legal definition and draw a clear distinction between cannabis-based medicines approved by regulatory bodies, MMJ not supported by clinical trials, and other applications of the plant.

The current patchwork of regulations in Europe has been seen as one of the main challenges for firms trying to expand into different markets and this resolution “emphasizes the need for the standardization and unification of products containing cannabis-based medicines.”

The resolution calls on the commission and national authorities “to address the regulatory, financial and cultural barriers” that have been hindering scientific research and “stresses the importance of close cooperation and coordination with the World Health Organization,” who recently recommended the United Nations Commission on Narcotic Drugs to reschedule cannabis.

This will come as good news to Aurora Cannabis Inc. (NYSE: ACB) (TSX: ACB.TO), who has already entered the European market having announced earlier this month its first commercial export of cannabis oil to the United Kingdom (UK), making it one of the first Canadian companies to commercially supply cannabis-based medicines into the UK under the new legal framework.

American Premium Water Corporation (OTC:HIPH) is also looking to the EU, having announced that it has established a business development team based in the UK and Spain to pursue distribution deals and strategic partnerships for the Company’s LALPINA brand across the Continent.  The team will be led by Tanya Gullick, who will hold the title of Managing Director, Business Development, UK & Europe, with Paolo Toffolo as Director of Sales & Marketing for UK & Europe.

American Premium CEO, Ryan Fishoff, commented, “I am thrilled to announce the Company’s entry into the European continent. This market has been largely ignored by a lot of our counterparts but collectively is as large as the US and Canadian hemp markets. This will be a huge potential market for the Company once we export our THC infused beverage that complies with all federal and international laws.  It’s an exciting time and I look forward to going there to meet the entire team and work on the strategy for the region.”

At the start of the month, Aphria Inc. (TSX: APHA.TO) (NYSE: APHA) completed its first transfer of plant cuttings from four of the Company’s cannabis strains to Denmark-based Schroll Medical as part of the Company’s previously announced Strategic Partnership with Schroll. The shipment was completed under permits issued by the relevant health authorities, including an export permit from Health Canada, an import permit from the Danish Medicines Agency and a phytosanitary certificate from the Canadian Food Inspection Agency.

“We are pleased to introduce the first four Aphria strains to be produced in Europe, through our strategic alliance with Schroll,” said Hendrik Knopp, Managing Director of Aphria Germany, who is overseeing the Partnership on behalf of Aphria and Schroll. “This marks another important milestone for Aphria as we extend our leadership position in the European market, and it gives me joy to be able to say today that we literally have a good thing growing in Europe.”

Canopy Rivers Inc. (TSXV:RIV) has also been investing in the EU, having announced a $9.4 million equity investment in its portfolio company Canapar Corp., the Canadian parent corporation of Canapar SrL, an Italy-based organic hemp production and processing platform. The investment aligned with the Company’s global-focused growth strategy and is expected to provide the Company with the opportunity to capitalize on the rapidly expanding European CBD market.

These recent recommendations from the EU and WHO could blow the lid off the cannabis sector and allow for much more freedom with regards to trade, transportation and research, but with expansion comes new challenges and companies like HIPH and Aurora, who have already begun investing in this area, are likely to have a major advantage moving forward.

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$LXRP Marijuana Stocks Worth Keeping On Your Radar

CORAL GABLES, FL / February 14,2019 / What’s interesting about marijuana stocks is how they’ve managed to overcome great adversity throughout the course of the past few years, and still generate excitement. Companies invested in the cannabis sector have known from the very beginning that the odds were stacked against them, in terms of public support. Only recently, after the passing of monumental pieces of legislation in favor of legalizing marijuana, have people started to change their minds. Though the naysayers still try to speak the loudest, the fact is cannabis companies know how incredible their products are, and how these products can dramatically improve the quality of life for consumers. As we progress into the future, if public opinion continues to turn more favorable, this could result in investors flocking to the nascent cannabis sector. Next Green Wave Holdings Inc (NXGWF) (NGW), Sunniva Inc (OTCQB: SNNVF), Lexaria Bioscience Corp (OTCQX: LXRP), and United Cannabis Corporation (OTCQB: CNAB) are 4 pot stocks worth paying attention to this month.

Next Green Wave Holdings Inc (NXGWF) (NGW) is a vertically integrated seed-to-consumer premium medicinal and recreational cannabis company operating in California, the world’s largest cannabis market. Presently, the Company owns and operates over 15 acres of cannabis-zoned development land is nearing completion on its first proprietary engineered 35,000 sq. ft. facility. The Company is determined to provide premium products and brands to both medicinal and adult use consumers.

Next Green Wave Holdings Inc (NXGWF) (NGW) today announced that it has entered into a memorandum of understanding to take a strategic investment in Organic Medical Growth OMG3 INC, a Canadian based company operating a wholly owned Colombian subsidiary called Proymed S.A.S. Proymed is a medical cannabis company focused on producing and commercializing non-psychoactive (CBD) products derived from medicinal and industrial cannabis. Proymed is finalizing its transformation and psychoactive (THC) licenses in Colombia as well as finalizing international distribution agreements.

Following this announcement, Leigh Huges, CEO of Next Green Wave Holdings Inc (NXGWF) (NGW), said, “we are excited to become a strategic partner of OMG as they position themselves to be a leader in the production and distribution of medical cannabis in Colombia. With the likes of PharmaCielo Ltd. and Khiron Life Sciences Corp gaining recent global exposure in the cannabis world, it is clear that Colombia hasthe brilliant potential for a low-cost, high-margin business model. Our partnership will benefit both parties by accelerating OMG to become a leader in the Colombian market whilst giving Next Green Wave future licensing opportunities and distribution beyond the California market.”

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Sunniva Inc (SNNVF), a North American provider of cannabis products and services, today announced that the Company has secured an additional $4 million in purchase orders from select retail dispensaries in southern California for Sunniva branded cannabis products. This increases the total sales orders received to date to USD $11.5 million of products to be sold in the first four months of 2019.

Per the details of the announcement, Sunniva anticipates continued growth in sales volumes in the second quarter, increasing monthly throughout the year, secured by similar types of retail purchase contracts.

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Lexaria Bioscience Corp (LXRP) today announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary Lexaria Nicotine LLC and Altria Ventures Inc, an indirect wholly-owned subsidiary of Altria Group Inc have executed definitive agreements to pursue innovation in oral, reduced risk nicotine consumer products using Lexaria’s patented DehydraTECH™ technology. Lexaria’s DehydraTECH™ technology enhances the performance of beneficial compounds in ingestible products across four categories: taste & smell, the speed of action, bio-absorption and bioavailability.

Chris Bunka, CEO of Lexaria, commented, “Lexaria Bioscience is proud that, after careful selection, Altria has chosen to fund research into DehydraTECH™ technology and potentially commercialize this technology for oral nicotine. This partnership will provide significant benefits to Lexaria Bioscience and its shareholders with a world-class R&D Program and regulatory compliance process. We believe Altria is the best corporate partner we could work with to truly make a difference in the lives of millions of consumers.”

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United Cannabis Corporation (CNAB) announced earlier this week that the Company has entered into a joint venture with Blue Water Green Bridge, LLC, to establish an industrial hemp processing plant. Following the passing of the 2018 Federal Farm Bill, the joint venture will be able to produce industrial hemp for the growing domestic markets.

Per the details of the announcement, the Company expects to expand the services offered to include purification, testing and processing, as well as packaging, fulfillment, and secure storage capabilities.

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$LXRP to Execute Clinical Studies Oral Nicotine Delivery DehydraTECH

  • LXRP’s DehydraTECH research funded by a partner that will provide $1 million, with an option for millions more
  • LXRP subsidiary Lexaria Nicotine LLC recently entered a definitive investment agreement to receive R&D funding in exchange for equity and licensing rights
  • In exchange, partner received minority equity interest in the subsidiary

Lexaria Bioscience Corp. (CSE: LXX) (OTCQX: LXRP) will conduct a comprehensive series of clinical studies on oral forms of nicotine delivery utilizing its DehydraTECH absorption platform. Under an investment agreement by its wholly owned subsidiary, Lexaria Nicotine LLC, a partner will provide $1 million toward research on nicotine consumer products that use DehydraTECH (http://nnw.fm/A0iyv).

Lexaria’s partner will receive certain licensing rights to commercialize these DehydraTECH products exclusively in the United States and non-exclusively on a global scale. The partner, which will have the option to provide up to $12 million in additional funding to underwrite LXRP’s R&D, will pay LXRP a royalty on sales. The partner company will receive minority equity in the subsidiary and future rights to purchase a 100 percent interest in Lexaria Nicotine LLC at then-current fair market value, but not in LXRP itself.

In a news release, LXRP CEO Chris Bunka said, “This partnership will provide significant benefits to Lexaria Bioscience and its shareholders with a world-class R&D program and regulatory compliance process.”

Based in British Columbia, Canada, LXRP is a biotechnology company and drug delivery platform innovator that out-licenses its disruptive delivery technology, which promotes healthier ingestion methods. DehydraTECH is its proprietary absorption technology platform. LXRP holds a patent for oral delivery of all cannabinoids and has a growing IP portfolio, which includes 10 patents granted in the United States and Australia and more than 50 patent applications worldwide across 10 patent families.

For more information, visit the company’s website at www.LexariaBioscience.com

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$NUGS Industry Innovators Riding Wave of Cannabis-Friendly Legislation

NEW YORK, Feb. 13, 2019 — via CannabisNewsWire – CannabisNewsWire (“CNW”), a multifaceted financial news and publishing company, today announces the publication of an editorial featuring Cannabis Strategic Ventures (OTC: NUGS), a client of CNW focused on incubating, developing and partnering with category leaders within the cannabis sector.

To view the full publication, titled “Cannabis Cultivators Profit from Growing Legal Market,” visit: http://cnw.fm/m0vAk

The growth of the cannabis sector has led to the rise of companies such as Cannabis Strategic Ventures (OTC: NUGS), a holding company for cannabis industry start-ups and growth-stage enterprises that is moving into cannabis cultivation in Northern California. Such companies are keen to talk up the potential of the cannabis market, and unlike some other sectors, cannabis shows every sign of living up to the hype.

The wave of cannabis-friendly legislation has allowed companies such as Cannabis Strategic Ventures to get their businesses started and access a broad legal customer base. Other legislation has maintained a lower profile but is equally important for the industry. In December, the 2018 Farm Bill belatedly passed through Congress after months of negotiations. In the process, it lifted the ban on commercial hemp, making it far easier for cultivators to produce this form of cannabis.

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Cannabis Strategic Ventures is a Los Angeles based firm that incubates, develops and partners with category leaders within the cannabis sector. The firm’s NUGS brand experience provides mentorship and a range of essential services to emerging and existing cannabis consumer brands. The company recently completed a name and symbol change from Cascade Energy, Inc. Cannabis Strategic Ventures is publicly traded on the U.S. Over the Counter Market with the stock symbol NUGS. For more information, visit the company’s website at www.CannabisStrategic.com.

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$GGBXF Opens First CBD Shop in Kentucky Mall

One-of-a-kind platform is Green Growth Brands’ first step in executing a dominant national retail strategy

COLUMBUS, OH, Feb. 13, 2019 – Green Growth Brands, Inc. (CSE: GGB) (OTCQB: GGBXF) (GGB or the Company) is pleased to announce the opening of its first Seventh Sense CBD Shop at the Fayette Mall in Lexington, Kentucky. This location represents the first of hundreds of shops planned to serve customers at locations across the United States.

Seventh Sense CBD Shop at the Fayette Mall in Lexington, Kentucky (CNW Group/Green Growth Brands)

“We are very enthusiastic about opening our first Seventh Sense CBD Shop,” said Peter Horvath, CEO of GGB. “We know that exceptional store experiences create customer loyalty, and we know that the mystical, curious and confident brand we are building here will be exceptional. We will methodically roll out hundreds of shops across America in the very near future.”

Green Growth Brands is dedicated to securing space within prime malls across America, and as such, intends on partnering with a variety of developers to sign prime lease agreements throughout the U.S. GGB has had very encouraging discussions with a number of well-known property groups and recently entered into an agreement to gain access to 108 prime shop locations in U.S. malls owned and operated by the Simon Property Group, Inc. (NYSE: SPG), the largest shopping mall operator in the U.S.1

“We have had an overwhelmingly positive response from the developers we are working with,” continued Horvath. “Mall operators are focused on bringing fresh and exciting new offerings to their centers. The shop locations we are looking at, and many of which we have secured, are phenomenal in what malls they are in and their proximity to other retailers who drive significant traffic from the most desirable consumer segments.”

The shop is approximately 200 square feet in size and is located in a prime location of the mall, adjacent to the high-end and high-traffic retailers.

The Seventh Sense CBD shop retails high-quality botanical therapy CBD-infused personal care and beauty products at affordable prices. The ever-expanding product offering includes CBD-infused body lotion, muscle balm, body wash, bath salts, sugar scrub, bath bomb, lip balm, and face oil.

For our growing list of shop locations, please visit: www.shopseventhsense.com/pages/store-locator

About Green Growth Brands
Green Growth brands expects to dominate the cannabis and CBD market with a portfolio of emotion-driven brands that people love. Led by Peter Horvath, the GGB team is full of retail and consumer packaged goods experts with decades of experience building successful brands. Join the movement at GreenGrowthBrands.com.

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Certain information in this news release constitutes forward-looking statements under applicable securities law. Any statements that are contained in this news release that are not statements of historical fact may be deemed to be forward-looking statements. Forward-looking statements are often identified by terms such as “may”, “should”, “anticipate”, “expect”, “intend”, “forecast” and similar expressions.   Forward-looking statements necessarily involve known and unknown risks, including, without limitation, risks associated with general economic conditions; adverse industry events; marketing costs; loss of markets; future legislative and regulatory developments involving medical and recreational marijuana; inability to access sufficient capital from internal and external sources, and/or inability to access sufficient capital on favorable terms; the marijuana industry in the United States, income tax and regulatory matters; the ability of the Company to implement its business strategies; competition; currency and interest rate fluctuations and other risks, including those factors described under the heading “Risks Factors” in the Company’s Annual Information Form dated November 26, 2018 which is available on the Company’s issuer profile on SEDAR.

Readers are cautioned that the foregoing list is not exhaustive. Readers are further cautioned not to place undue reliance on forward-looking statements as there can be no assurance that the plans, intentions or expectations upon which they are placed will occur. Such information, although considered reasonable by management at the time of preparation, may prove to be incorrect and actual results may differ materially from those anticipated. The forward-looking statements contained in this release is made as of the date hereof and the Company is not obligated to update or revise any forward-looking information, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise, except as required by applicable securities laws. Forward-looking statements contained in this news release are expressly qualified by this cautionary statement.

This announcement does not constitute an offer, invitation or recommendation to subscribe for or purchase any securities and neither this announcement nor anything contained in it shall form the basis of any contract or commitment. In particular, this announcement does not constitute an offer to sell, or a solicitation of an offer to buy, securities in the United States, or in any other jurisdiction in which such an offer would be illegal.

The securities referred to herein have not been and will not be registered under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the ”Securities Act“), or under the securities laws of any state or other jurisdiction of the United States and may not be offered or sold, directly or indirectly, within the United States, unless the securities have been registered under the Securities Act or an exemption from the registration requirements of the Securities Act is available.

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Seventh Sense CBD Shop at the Fayette Mall in Lexington, Kentucky (CNW Group/Green Growth Brands)

Seventh Sense CBD Shop at the Fayette Mall in Lexington, Kentucky (CNW Group/Green Growth Brands)

Seventh Sense CBD Shop at the Fayette Mall in Lexington, Kentucky (CNW Group/Green Growth Brands)

 

For investor relations inquiries, please contact: Julia Fulton, Investor & Public Relations, (614) 505-9880, jfulton@greengrowthbrands.com; or Eric Wright, 416-640-2963, ewright@greengrowthbrands.com; or Peter Horvath, (614) 508-4222; For media enquiries or interviews, please contact: Wynn Theriault, Thirty Dash Communications, 416-710-3370, wynn@thirtydash.caCopyright CNW Group 2019

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$RIV.V $RIV $CNPOF to Report Q3 FY19 Financials

TORONTO, Feb. 13, 2019 — Canopy Rivers Inc. (the “Company”) (TSXV: RIV) will report its third quarter fiscal 2019 financial results after markets close on Wednesday February 27, 2019. The Company’s unaudited condensed interim financial statements and Management’s Discussion and Analysis for the three and nine months ended December 31, 2018 will be available on the Company’s profile on SEDAR at www.sedar.com and in the Investors section of the Company’s website at www.canopyrivers.com.

Certain preliminary financial information pertaining to the Company may also be found in the financial results released by Canopy Growth Corporation (TSX: WEED, NYSE: CGC) that is currently scheduled to be released on February 14, 2019. All preliminary financial information with respect to the quarter ended December 31, 2018 pertaining to the Company in the financial results of Canopy Growth Corporation are preliminary and are unaudited and subject to change and adjustment as the Company prepares its consolidated financial statements for the quarter ended December 31, 2018. Accordingly, investors are cautioned not to place undue reliance on the preliminary financial information. The preliminary results constitute “forward-looking information” within the meaning of applicable Canadian securities laws and are subject to a number of risks and uncertainties. Actual results may differ materially. See “Forward-looking Statements”.

About Canopy Rivers Inc.
The Company is a unique investment and operating platform structured to pursue investment opportunities in the emerging global cannabis sector. The Company works collaboratively with Canopy Growth Corporation (TSX: WEED, NYSE: CGC) to identify strategic counterparties seeking financial and/or operating support. The Company has developed an investment ecosystem of complementary cannabis operating companies that represent various segments of the value chain across the emerging cannabis sector. As the portfolio continues to develop, constituents will be provided with opportunities to work with Canopy Growth and collaborate among themselves, which the Company believes will maximize value for its shareholders and foster an environment of innovation, synergy and value creation for the entire ecosystem.

Forward-Looking Statements

This news release contains statements which constitute “forward-looking information” within the meaning of applicable securities laws, including statements regarding the plans, intentions, beliefs and current expectations of the Company with respect to future business activities and operating performance. To the extent any forward-looking information referred to in this news release constitutes “financial outlooks” within the meaning of applicable Canadian securities laws, such information is preliminary financial results for the quarter ended December 31, 2018 and the reader is cautioned that this information may not be appropriate for any other purpose and the reader should not place undue reliance on such financial outlooks. Forward-looking information is often identified by the words “may”, “would”, “could”, “should”, “will”, “intend”, “plan”, “anticipate”, “believe”, “estimate”, “expect” or similar expressions and expectations for other economic, business, and/or competitive factors.

Investors are cautioned that forward-looking information is not based on historical facts but instead reflects management’s expectations, estimates or projections concerning future results or events based on the opinions, assumptions and estimates of management considered reasonable at the date the statements are made. Although the Company believes that the expectations reflected in such forward-looking information are reasonable, such information involves risks and uncertainties, and undue reliance should not be placed on such information, as unknown or unpredictable factors could have material adverse effects on future results, performance or achievements of the Company. Financial outlooks, as with forward-looking information generally, are, without limitation, based on the assumptions and subject to various risks as set out herein. The Company’s actual financial position and results of operations may differ materially from current expectations. Among the key factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from those projected in the forward-looking information are the following: the preliminary financial results are subject to the completion of the Company’s financial closing procedures and have not been audited or reviewed by the Company’s independent registered public accounting firm; regulatory and licensing risks; changes in general economic, business and political conditions, including changes in the financial markets; potential conflicts of interest; the Canadian regulatory landscape and enforcement related to cannabis, including political risks and risks relating to regulatory change; changes in applicable laws; compliance with extensive government regulation; public opinion and perception of the cannabis industry; and the risk factors set out in the joint management information circular of Canopy Rivers Corporation and the Company dated August 8, 2018, filed with Canadian securities regulators and available on the Company’s profile on SEDAR at www.sedar.com.

Should one or more of these risks or uncertainties materialize, or should assumptions underlying the forward-looking information prove incorrect, actual results may vary materially from those described herein as intended, planned, anticipated, believed, estimated or expected. Although the Company has attempted to identify important risks, uncertainties and factors which could cause actual results to differ materially, there may be others that cause results not to be as anticipated, estimated or intended. The Company does not intend, and does not assume any obligation, to update this forward-looking information except as otherwise required by applicable law.

Neither the TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provider (as that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange) accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.

For further information:

Canopy Rivers Inc.
www.canopyrivers.com

Karoline Hunter
Sr. Director, Investor Relations & Communications
E-mail: ir@canopyrivers.com

Daniel Pearlstein
Executive Vice President, Strategy
E-mail: daniel@canopyrivers.com

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$PBIO Makes CBD Oil Water Soluble, Addressing CBD Absorption Issue

New Video Demonstrates PBI’s Ultra Shear Technology and Potential Impact in CBD, Nutraceuticals, Foods, Cosmetics, and Other Oil-Based Markets

SOUTH EASTON, MA / February 13, 2019 / Pressure BioSciences, Inc. (OTCQB: PBIO) (”PBI” and the ”Company”), a leader in the development and sale of broadly enabling, pressure-based instruments, consumables, and platform technology solutions to the life sciences and other industries, today released a short video demonstrating the Company’s proprietary Ultra Shear Technology (USTTM) platform and its ability to create extremely small, nanometer-scale oil droplets that effectively dissolve in water (nanoemulsions) to provide optimized bioavailability for absorption.

 

Dr. Bradford A. Young, Chief Commercial Officer of Pressure BioSciences, explained: ”We have all observed how oil and water do not normally mix or dissolve in each other, and routinely separate after mixing. Even with modern, advanced mixing technologies, oils remain in relatively large drops in water, which are poorly absorbed by the body. PBI’s proprietary UST platform employs ultra-high pressure and extreme shearing forces to create very small, nano-scale emulsions (nanoemulsions) of oil droplets in water with vastly improved absorption and stability characteristics.”

Bioavailability describes the percentage of and rate at which a substance is absorbed into the bloodstream. Oil-water emulsions of nutraceuticals and supplements present a serious challenge for many oral and transdermal therapies, due to most of the beneficial molecules remaining hidden inside of the oil drops. For CBD products commonly consumed orally – including CBD oils in edibles and beverages – absorption is typically below 10% (ERTH 8/28/2018: Water Soluble CBD – The Science of Nanoemulsion and Bioavailability). PBI believes that processing with the UST platform will deliver greatly improved absorption results (90% or higher) for CBD and other oil-based supplements.

Dr. Young continued: ”For many oil-based products, the ability to create nanoemulsions can improve a product’s absorption, medicinal benefits, visual appearance, and sensory presentation. The potential for the UST platform to impact the CBD industry is promising, with the total cannabinoid market expected to hit $22 billion by 2022 (Brightfield Group, 2018), with CBD oil-based supplements being the cornerstone of this market. More importantly, while CBD is an attractive opportunity for our proprietary UST platform, we believe that the nutraceuticals, topicals and cosmetics, and food and beverage markets as mentioned could be 10-50 times larger. We will be addressing these additional market opportunities in parallel with our efforts in CBD.”

The short video released today is the first in a series of product-targeted video presentations designed to offer investors, future clients, and other interested groups additional information on PBI’s UST platform and the numerous applications and opportunities for this transformational, proprietary technology.

About Pressure BioSciences, Inc.

Pressure BioSciences, Inc. (OTCQB: PBIO) is a leader in the development and sale of innovative, broadly enabling, pressure-based solutions for the worldwide life sciences industry. Our products are based on the unique properties of both constant (i.e., static) and alternating (i.e., pressure cycling technology, or PCT) hydrostatic pressure. PCT is a patented enabling technology platform that uses alternating cycles of hydrostatic pressure between ambient and ultra-high levels to safely and reproducibly control bio-molecular interactions (e.g., cell lysis, biomolecule extraction). Our primary focus is in the development of high pressure-based products for biomarker and target discovery, drug design and development, biotherapeutics characterization and quality control, food science, soil & plant biology, forensics, and counter-bioterror applications. Additionally, we are actively expanding the use of our pressure-based technologies in the following areas: (1) the use of our recently acquired protein disaggregation and refolding technology from BaroFold, Inc. to allow entry into the biologics manufacturing and contract research services sector, and (2) the use of our recently-patented, scalable, high-efficiency, pressure-based Ultra Shear Technology (USTTM) platform to (i) create stable nanoemulsions of otherwise immiscible fluids (e.g., oils and water) and to (ii) prepare higher quality, homogenized, extended shelf-life or room temperature stable low-acid liquid foods that cannot be effectively preserved using existing non-thermal technologies. For more information visit: www.pressurebiosciences.com

Forward-Looking Statements

This press release contains forward-looking statements. These statements relate to future events or the Company’s future financial performance and involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors that may cause the Company’s industry results, levels of activity, performance or achievements to be materially different from any future results, levels of activity, performance or achievements expressed, implied or inferred by these forward-looking statements. These forward-looking statements are made under the ”safe harbor” provisions of the U.S. Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Investors can identify these forward-looking statements by words or phrases such as “may,” “will,” “except,” “anticipate,” “aim,” “estimate,” “intend,” “plan,” “believe,” “is/are likely to,” “future” or other similar expressions. The Company has based these forward-looking statements largely on its current expectations and projections about future events and financial trends that it believes may affect its financial condition, results of operations, business strategy, and financial needs. These statements are only predictions based on the Company’s current expectations and projections about future events. Investors should not place undue reliance on these statements. In evaluating these statements, Investors should specifically consider various factors. Actual events or results may differ materially. These and other factors may cause the Company’s actual results to differ materially from any forward-looking statement. These risks, uncertainties, and other factors include, but are not limited to, the risks and uncertainties discussed under the heading “Risk Factors” in the Company’s Annual Report and other reports filed from time to time with the Securities & Exchange Commission (SEC). More detailed information about these risk factors are set forth in the Company’s filings with the SEC. The Company encourages Investors to review these risk factors. The Company undertakes no obligation to update any of the information included in this release, except as otherwise required by law.

Investor Contacts:

Richard T. Schumacher, President & CEO, PBI
Bradford A. Young, Ph.D., MBA, SVP & CCO, PBI

(508) 230-1828 (T) | (508) 230-1829 (F)

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$YGYI Signs Agreement to Acquire All Assets of Khrysos Global

SAN DIEGO, Feb. 13, 2019 – Youngevity International, Inc. (NASDAQ: YGYI), a leading omni-direct lifestyle company, announced today that it has entered into a binding agreement to purchase all the assets of Khrysos Global–a Tampa, Florida based manufacturer of hemp-based CBD extraction equipment. This acquisition is intended to establish YGYI’s newly formed wholly-owned subsidiary, Khrysos Industries, Inc, as a global player in the field-to-finish hemp-CBD oil, isolate, and distillate market, and also would give YGYI ownership of INX Labs and its testing facilities, allowing the company unprecedented capabilities in regards to formulation, quality control, and testing standards with its CBD products.

“I’m ecstatic about this purchase and what it signals for this moment in our company’s history,” Dave Briskie, President and CFO of YGYI said about the acquisition. “The purchase of the assets of Khrysos Global should be the catalyst that launches YGYI into the hemp-CBD space.  We expect it will serve as a cornerstone of our comprehensive strategy as it relates to the production, cultivation, and extraction of hemp, CBD oil, as well as other CBs (cannabinoids).”

“Our agreement to acquire Khrysos is extremely exciting on a number of levels,” added YGYI CEO and Chairman of the Board, Steve Wallach. “Beyond the fact that we believe Khrysos’ hemp-CBD extraction technology is far more efficient than most anything else on the market, we’re acquiring a turn-key business model here. Their systems are applicable to the entire industry and are immediately implementable across our own line of HempFX™ products, as well as in offtake agreements we have through our existing business relationships. We see this as providing not only immense value to our company, but also to our investors since we’ll be selling not just the extraction systems, but also generating income servicing and operating these systems via a rental model.”

The agreement to purchase the assets of Khrysos is just the latest move in YGYI’s increasing stake in the rapidly growing hemp-CBD market: In January, the company entered into an exclusive cross-marketing agreement with Icelandic Glacial bottled water with the expressed intent of developing a ready-to-drink CBD product with the company.     “For us, this partnership with YGYI was a unique proposition which we could not turn down,” said Dwayne Dundore, President of Khrysos. “We already have ongoing production operations and existing customers from coast-to-coast, so being able to partner with YGYI to upscale our extraction processes should provide a huge mutual benefit for both companies.”

Per the purchase agreement, all assets of Khrysos Global are to be acquired by YGYI, including all real property, joint venture agreements, contracts rights, intellectual property, trademarks, copyrights, and service marks in exchange for a total consideration of $16,000,000, of which 1,794,972 shares of common stock (having a deemed value of $14,000,000) and $500,000 shall be paid at closing. In addition, YGYI agreed to issue to the principals of Khrysos, subject to the approval of stockholders and The Nasdaq Stock Market, contingent consideration warrants to purchase up to 3,000,000 shares of Common Stock at an exercise price of $10 per share upon the achievement of certain revenue and net income milestones.

The closing of the transactions contemplated by the purchase agreement is scheduled for February 15, 2019 and is subject to the satisfaction of various closing conditions. In accordance with the acquisition, Khrysos will provide ongoing consulting and advisory services to YGYI as it pertains to the manufacturing of its proprietary technology, as well as the production of both CBD extracts and finished goods.

About Youngevity International, Inc.
YGYI, Inc. (NASDAQ:YGYI), is a leading omni-direct lifestyle company offering a hybrid of the direct selling business model, that also offers e-commerce and the power of social selling. Assembling a virtual Main Street of products and services under one corporate entity YGYI offers products from the eight top-selling retail categories: health/nutrition, home/family, food/beverage (including coffee), spa/beauty, fashion, essential oils, photo, as well as innovative services. The Company was formed in the course of the summer 2011 merger of Youngevity Essential Life Sciences with Javalution® Coffee Company (now part of the company’s food and beverage division). The resulting company became Youngevity International, Inc. in July 2013. For investor information, please visit YGYI.com. Be sure to like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter.

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This release contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. In some cases forward-looking statements can be identified by terminology such as “may,” “should,” “potential,” “continue,” “expects,” “anticipates,” “intends,” “plans,” “believes,” “estimates,” and similar expressions, and includes statements regarding the closing of the acquisition of  the assets of Khrysos Global pursuant to the purchase agreement, establishing Khrysos Industries, Inc as a global player in the field-to-finish hemp-CBD oil, isolate, and distillate market, the purchase of  the assets of Khrysos Global being the catalyst that launches YGYI into the hemp-CBD space and a cornerstone of our comprehensive strategy as it relates to the production, cultivation, and extraction of hemp and its inherent CBD properties, Khrysos’ hemp-CBD extraction technology being more efficient than most anything else on the market and partnering with YGYI to upscale Khrysos’ extraction processes providing a huge mutual benefit for both companies..  These forward-looking statements are based on management’s expectations and assumptions as of the date of this press release and are subject to a number of risks and uncertainties, many of which are difficult to predict that could cause actual results to differ materially from current expectations and assumptions from those set forth or implied by any forward-looking statements. Important factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from current expectations include, among others, our ability to close the acquisition of  the assets of Khrysos Global pursuant to the purchase agreement, our ability to establish Khrysos Industries, Inc as a global player in the field-to-finish hemp-CBD oil, isolate, and distillate market, the contribution of the purchase of  the assets of Khrysos Global to being the catalyst that launches YGYI into the hemp-CBD space and a cornerstone of our comprehensive strategy as it relates to the production, cultivation, and extraction of hemp and its CBD properties, the ability of Khrysos’ hemp-CBD extraction technology to be more efficient than most anything else on the market, our ability to provide a huge mutual benefit for both companies by partnering  to upscale Khrysos’ extraction processes, our ability to continue our international growth, our ability to continue our coffee segment growth, our ability to leverage our platform and global infrastructure to drive organic growth, our ability  to improve our profitability, expand our liquidity, and strengthen our balance sheet, our ability to continue to maintain compliance with the NASDAQ requirements, the acceptance of the omni-direct approach by our customers, our ability to expand our distribution, our ability to add additional products (whether developed internally or through acquisitions), our ability to continue our financial performance and the other factors discussed in our Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2017 and our subsequent filings with the SEC, including subsequent periodic reports on Forms 10-Q and 8-K. The information in this release is provided only as of the date of this release, and we undertake no obligation to update any forward-looking statements contained in this release on account of new information, future events, or otherwise, except as required by law.

Contacts:

Youngevity International, Inc.
Dave Briskie
President and Chief Financial Officer
1 800 982 3189 X6500

Investor Relations
YGYI investor relations
800.504.8650
investors@ygyi.com

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Schenck Strategies
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$NUGS Cannabis Cultivators Profit from Growing Legal Market

CannabisNewsWire Editorial Coverage: The growth the legal cannabis market has created has turned cultivation facilities into invaluable assets.

  • The cannabis market is predicted to generate $146 billion in revenues by 2025.
  • Legal changes are accelerating this expansion in the United States and beyond.
  • Cultivation facilities are fundamental to this growth, providing the raw materials for the cannabis industry.

Cannabis Strategic Ventures (OTC: NUGS) (NUGS Profile) recently announced plans to establish a multi-acre cultivation facility in California to meet market demands. Tilray Inc. (NASDAQ: TLRY) is increasing its cultivation space through the acquisition of Natura Naturals Holdings. In addition, the need to equip cultivation facilities is fueling growth for hydroponic suppliers such as GrowGeneration Corp. (OTCQX: GRWG). Aurora Cannabis Inc. (NYSE: ACB) (TSX: ACB) has issued a letter of intent to acquire Whistler in an effort to increase…

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$TGODF Growing Markets Incite Cannabis Companies to Extend Their Roots

POINT ROBERTS, Wash. and DELTA, British Columbia, Feb. 12, 2019 — Investorideas.com, a leading investor news resource covering hemp and cannabis stocks releases a snapshot looking at the growing demand for diversification, whether through e-commerce infrastructure or a proper CBD catalogue, as the cannabis industry keeps growing.

In a recent report from Brightfield Group: “The CBD market is projected to have reached $591 million in 2018, and the pet CBD market expected to have a CAGR or 195% from 2018 to 2022, outpacing the general CBD market’s CAGR of 147% for the same period. The beauty and skincare topicals are expected to have a whopping five-year CAGR of 214%, and drinks are expected to be a huge CBD growth area, projected to jump from a $12 million market in 2018 to a $200 million-plus market in 2019 with a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 242% through 2022.”

Growth in the CBD market as well as online e-commerce growth is changing the game, forcing companies to adapt and diversify in order to ride this growing green wave.

MassRoots, Inc. (OTC: MSRT), one of the leading technology platforms for the regulated cannabis industry is an example of one such company looking to further its reach in these expanding markets.

Powered by more than one million registered users, the Company’s mobile apps empower consumers to make educated cannabis purchasing decisions through community-driven reviews.

The company announced recently that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire COWA Sciences, Inc., a supply-chain as a service company, for common-stock consideration valued at approximately $8 million.

News: “MassRoots’ management team has been observing COWA Sciences and their growth trajectory for several years and are impressed with the book of business they’ve built with minimal outside capital investment,” stated Mr. Isaac Dietrich, MassRoots’ Chief Executive Officer. “This acquisition will be immediately accretive and allow us to better diversify ourselves in the rapidly emerging cannabis industry. Going forward, MassRoots is confident that the addition of COWA Sciences will increase overall revenues, expand our market presence and generate positive cash-flows from operations.”

MassRoots, Inc. also made another recent announcement on signing an agreement with New Age Brands subsidiary, We are Kured, LLC to serve as a leading online retailer of the Company’s #1 best-selling CBD Pen.

We Are Kured, LLC’s Vaporizer Pen will be the first CBD product to be sold directly through MassRoots’ impressive online platform and social media pages.

MassRoots is following in the footsteps of one of the world’s largest cannabis companies, Canopy Growth Corp. (NYSE: CGC) (TSX:WEED.TO), who recently outlined their CBD and Hemp plans moving forward.

In their outline Bruce Linton, Chairman & Co-CEO, Canopy Growth commented, “Canopy has been preparing for and investing in this opportunity for several years now, through strategic acquisitions, infrastructure expansion, and extensive internal research and development. With the door now open, we are moving fast to bring our considerable resources to establish the same market leadership position internationally that we have earned in the Canadian cannabis market. Canopy has a strong supply of CBD, a significant channel presence, the IP to drive the CBD industry forward to the benefit of consumers, and the balance sheet needed to act now.”

Other companies are looking to expand their online performance as The Green Organic Dutchman Holdings Ltd. (TSX:TGOD.TO) (TGODF) and HelloMD, a leading online cannabis healthcare company, announced their partnership last December to streamline TGOD’s medical cannabis onboarding experience in which TGOD will begin selling its premium, certified-organic cannabis to medical patients in late January. With this in mind, TGOD also upgraded its online experience to include patient portals, consumer education centers and an entirely redesigned investor section.

Australis Capital Inc. (CSE:AUSA) (OTC:AUSCF) also announced their interest in the CBD space with their recent investment of $3,000,000 USD in Folium Biosciences, the largest vertically integrated producer, manufacturer and distributor of hemp derived phytocannabinoids in the United States. Folium also owns and operates the largest phytocannabinoid extraction and purification facility in the United States, with plans for a new pharmaceutical division and the completion of their Canadian facility in 2019.

Just as tree roots search for alternate sources of water, cannabis companies must seek out alternate sources of revenue to compete in this ever changing landscape.

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$GGBXF Mounting Cannabis Retail and Supply Agreements

POINT ROBERTS, Wash. and DELTA, B.C., Feb. 12, 2019 — Investorideas.com, a leading investor news resource covering hemp and cannabis stocks releases a snapshot looking at the new supply and retail opportunities opening up in the cannabis sector with more relaxed legislation and outside industry support.

As legislation and public perception continue to change surrounding the cannabis sector, particularly hemp, we see more and more retail and supply chain agreements coming to the sector in 2019; many in new areas with new partners to the industry.

It’s a big week for cannabis stocks, with some of the leaders reporting earnings and major deals being announced – showcasing how significant this sector is becoming.

Making sure to strike while the iron is hot for cannabis, Green Growth Brands Inc. (CSE: GGB) (OTCQB: GGBXF) announced yesterday that it has entered into an agreement with Simon Property Group, Inc. (NYSE: SPG), giving GGB access to 108 prime shop locations in US malls owned and operated by Simon. GGB will further expand its chain of CBD-infused personal care product shops under the Seventh Sense botanical therapy brand and other GGB brands.

“Our partnership with Simon allows GGB to launch our brands and CBD products in premier shopping destinations across the US,” said Peter Horvath, CEO of GGB. “Our management team has had decades of experience working closely with developers and operating premium retail stores in their properties. We know this arrangement gives us access to the best locations, foot traffic, and consumers. We look forward to introducing our remarkable retail experience and line of CBD products to Simon shoppers in the near future.”

Simon is the largest shopping mall operator in the United States1, and its high-profile properties include Roosevelt Field in metro New York; The Galleria in Houston, TX; and Woodbury Common Premium Outlets in Central Valley, NY. The expansive nature of the relationship with Simon makes it the first of its kind in the CBD industry and will give GGB access to entire markets of new customers at many of the nation’s most productive retail locations.

GGB Beauty also recently announced a licensing agreement with Authentic Brands Group to develop a line of CBD infused personal care products.  The Company will be working with Tilray Inc. (NASDAQ: TLRY) as the preferred supplier of the CBD ingredients to be used in these products.

Tilray also recently entered into a marketing agreement with Authentic Brands Group to market and distribute a portfolio of consumer cannabis products within Authentic’s brand portfolio, in jurisdictions where regulations permit.

Tilray, Inc. is expected to release fourth-quarter 2018 results February 12th at the close. In the last reported quarter, Tilray beat earnings expectations by 42.9% after going public in July 2018.

Aurora beat earnings estimates reporting on its financials for the second quarter ended December 31, 2018. The report was positive with a net revenue of $54.2 million, up 83% sequentially, and up 363% compared to the same period in 2018, driven by Aurora’s strong performance in the launch of the Canadian consumer market with sales of $21.6 million, and the Company’s continued strength in the Canadian and international medical markets with sales of $26.0 million, up 8% in revenue and 23% in volume sold.

Aurora Cannabis Inc.(NYSE:ACB) (TSX:ACB.TO) has been strategically expanding its international footprint from day one, and the company has now announced that it completed its first commercial export of cannabis oil to the United Kingdom and the product has been successfully dispensed from a pharmacy.

Competitor company, Canopy Growth (NYSE: CGC) (TSX: WEED.TO) is also expected to release their quarterly results this week on Thursday, Feb 14th.  Canopy made headlines in mid-January with news that it had been granted a license by New York State to process and produce hemp.

Canopy says it will establish within the Hemp Industrial Park, large-scale production capabilities focused on hemp extraction and product manufacturing within the United States.

They also said, “Depending on Board approval of a specific site, Canopy Growth intends to invest between $100 million USD and $150 million USD in its New York operations, capable of producing tons of hemp extract on an annual basis.”

New Frontier Data just reported that in 2018, the global hemp market reached $3.74 billion in retail sales, with an annual growth rate of 15% and by 2020, off a 4-year CAGR of 20%, the global market projects to $5.73 billion.

Deals like GGB’s with Simon or Tilray’s with AGB are fast becoming the norm as perception around cannabis and hemp changes. As this industry continues to expand, it’s only a matter of time before the whole world is high on their supply.

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$RIV.V $RIV $CNPOF Breaking Ground on Europe’s Largest Hemp Extraction Facility

Precision Extraction Solutions Named Exclusive Equipment Supplier of Canapar S.r.L.

DETROIT, Feb. 12, 2019 — Precision Extraction Solutions (“Precision”), a market leader in cannabis and hemp extraction technology, has been named the exclusive equipment supplier of Canapar S.r.L. (“Canapar”) for the development and outfitting of its flagship extraction facility in Sicily, Italy.

On the heels of a $25 million CAD ($20 million USD) round of financing, that included a lead investment by Canopy Rivers Inc (TSXV: RIV), the corporate venture capital platform of Canopy Growth Corporation (TSX: WEED, NYSE: CGC), a global leader in the cannabis sector, Canapar engaged Precision for the design and manufacturing of an industrial scale hemp extraction plant.

“The KPD series extraction plant represents the newest and most innovative extraction technology in the marketplace. We are excited to see this revolutionary and automated cGMP solution at Canapar’s state-of-the-art facility,” states Nick Tennant, CTO of Precision.

The Precision® KPD Series is a scalable solution for industrial and agri-processing demands ranging from 2,200 lbs (1,000 kilograms) of cannabis or hemp input material per day to more than 100,000+ lbs per day.

Canapar’s Ragusa, Sicily facility, outfitted with a KPD series extraction plant, is expected to produce CBD extracts and isolate, which will then be used for a wide range of health and beauty, cosmetics, pharmaceutical and veterinary products.

“We chose Precision as our extraction technology partner because they are the most recognized and innovative extraction equipment company in the world. They are assisting us in all aspects of the project from facility design to equipment and training. With Precision’s help, the aim is to optimize the extraction process for the production of the world’s finest CBD isolate for the cosmetic and pharmaceutical market,” said Sergio Martines, CEO of Canapar.

The cGMP-compliant Ragusa facility is initially expected to be able to process over 600 tons of hemp biomass per year, making it the largest extraction facility in the European Union. With Precision’s assistance, Canapar is planning on scaling its operation within the next 12-18 months to keep up with projected demand.

According to Marc Beginin, CEO of Precision, “We are thrilled to be working with the professionals at Canapar. Canapar is poised to be the leading CBD isolate provider in Europe. They asked us to produce a scalable extraction plant with speed-to-market top of mind. Our team will be ready to deliver the first phase in Sicily this summer.”

The market for hemp extraction solutions to produce CBD isolate is growing rapidly. “Indeed, the market is robust,” says Beginin, “with the passage of the 2018 Farm Bill in the US, and increased legality of hemp-derived products worldwide, it is estimated that the market for hemp extracts will grow to $22 billion by 2020.”

About Precision® Extraction Solutions
Precision® Extraction Solutions is the industry leader and most trusted brand in cannabis and hemp extraction equipment, technology, lab design, training and consulting.

Precision® extraction systems are world renowned for quality, safety and precise operation. Certified for use in all regulated US and EU jurisdictions, more award-winning extracts are made with Precision® than any other brand.

Precision’s multi-solvent extraction systems process 100 to over 100,000+ lbs of material per day, making Precision® the professional’s choice for commercial and scaled industrial operations.

For more information about Precision® Extraction Solutions visit: https://precisionextraction.com/.

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Precision KPD Series - Industrial Hemp Extraction Plant

Canapar, Canopy Rivers, and Precision Extraction Solutions cutting the ribbon on Canapar's new industrial scale hemp extraction plant.

Canapar's Industrial Scale Hemp Extraction Facility in Sicily, Italy.

Canapar's Industrial Scale Hemp Extraction Facility in Sicily, Italy.

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$GGBXF $GGB Partners with Simon Property Group to Roll Out CBD Shops

Green Growth Brands gains access to 108 prime retail locations owned by the largest shopping mall operator in the U.S.

COLUMBUS, OH, Feb. 11, 2019  – Green Growth Brands Inc. (CSE: GGB) (OTCQB: GGBXF) (“GGB” or “the Company”) today announced that it has entered into an agreement through which the Company will gain access to 108 prime shop locations in U.S. malls owned and operated by the Simon Property Group, Inc. (NYSE: SPG) (“Simon”).  Pursuant to the arrangement, GGB will further expand its chain of CBD-infused personal care product shops under the Seventh Sense Botanical Therapy (“Seventh Sense”) brand and other GGB brands. The Seventh Sense brand offers high quality CBD-infused products at affordable prices.

“Our partnership with Simon allows GGB to launch our brands and CBD products in premier shopping destinations across the U.S.,” said Peter Horvath, CEO of GGB. “Our management team has had decades of experience working closely with developers and operating premium retail stores in their properties. We know this arrangement gives us access to the best locations, foot traffic, and consumers. We look forward to introducing our remarkable retail experience and line of CBD products to Simon shoppers in the near future.”

Simon is the largest shopping mall operator in the United States1, and its high-profile properties include Roosevelt Field in metro New York; The Galleria in Houston, TX; and Woodbury Common Premium Outlets in Central Valley, NY. The expansive nature of the relationship with Simon makes it the first of its kind in the CBD industry and will give GGB access to entire markets of new customers at many of the nation’s most productive retail locations.

“We are constantly on the lookout for cutting-edge new concepts, like the GGB shops,” said John Rulli, President of Simon Malls. “We are committed to adding new and dynamic retailers and uses to our shopping destinations, and the GGB shopping experience is exactly the type of innovation our customers want and expect from us. We’re excited to work on the GGB launch, and look forward to a long and deepening relationship as we build this network together.”

The first shop is expected to open in March, 2019 at Castleton Square Mall in Indianapolis, Indiana. The remaining shops will be opened over the course of 2019.

In conjunction with the Simon transaction, the Company, through its wholly owned subsidiary GGB Kiosks LLC, has entered into a consulting agreement (the “Consulting Agreement”) for services rendered with Simon Canada Management Ltd. (“Simon Canada”).  In exchange for the services rendered under the Consulting Agreement, which relate to GGB’s shop expansion strategy, the Company has issued to Simon Canada USD$2,232,824.42 (CAN$2,925,000) in GGB common shares and 1,000,000 common share purchase warrants of GGB with an exercise price of USD$4.47 (CAN$5.85), with both the common shares and the common share purchase warrants reflecting the GGB share price as of close of trading on February 7, 2019. The common shares are subject to a lock up agreement for a period of 12 months from the effective date.

GGB also announces that it has entered into an Advisory Services Agreement (the “Advisory Agreement”) with J. Salter Ltd., d.b.a. Authentic Retail Concepts, Ltd. (“ARC”), for a variety of consulting services that leverage a network of strategic relationships, including Simon Property Group. As compensation for the services under the Advisory Agreement, GGB has issued to ARC USD$2,232,824.42 (CAN$2,925,000) in GGB common shares reflecting the GGB share price of USD$4.47 (CAN$5.85) as of the close of trading on February 7, 2019. The shares are subject to a lock up agreement for a period of 12 months from the effective date.

About Simon Property Group, Inc. 
SPG is a S&P 100 company, headquartered in Indianapolis, Indiana and is a global leader in the ownership of premier shopping, dining, entertainment and mixed-use destinations. Simon properties across North America, Europe, and Asia provide community gathering places for millions of people every day and generate billions in annual sales.

About Green Growth Brands Inc.
GGB expects to dominate the cannabis and CBD market with a portfolio of emotion-driven brands that people love. Led by Peter Horvath, the GGB team is full of retail and consumer packaged goods experts with decades of experience building successful brands. Join the movement at GreenGrowthBrands.com.

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Certain information in this news release constitutes forward-looking statements under applicable securities law. Any statements that are contained in this news release that are not statements of historical fact may be deemed to be forward-looking statements. Forward-looking statements are often identified by terms such as “may”, “should”, “anticipate”, “expect”, “intend”, “forecast” and similar expressions.   Forward-looking statements necessarily involve known and unknown risks, including, without limitation, risks associated with general economic conditions; adverse industry events; marketing costs; loss of markets; future legislative and regulatory developments involving medical and recreational marijuana; inability to access sufficient capital from internal and external sources, and/or inability to access sufficient capital on favorable terms; the marijuana industry in the United States, income tax and regulatory matters; the ability of the Company to implement its business strategies, including with respect to its retail shop strategy; competition; currency and interest rate fluctuations and other risks, including those factors described under the heading “Risks Factors” in the Company’s Annual Information Form dated November 26, 2018 which is available on the Company’s issuer profile on SEDAR.

Readers are cautioned that the foregoing list is not exhaustive. Readers are further cautioned not to place undue reliance on forward-looking statements as there can be no assurance that the plans, intentions or expectations upon which they are placed will occur. Such information, although considered reasonable by management at the time of preparation, may prove to be incorrect and actual results may differ materially from those anticipated. The forward-looking statements contained in this release, including without limitation, the expansion of GGB’s Seventh Sense brand, the expected access to new customers in premier retail locations and the expected opening date of the first GGB shop, is made as of the date hereof and the Company is not obligated to update or revise any forward-looking information, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise, except as required by applicable securities laws. Forward-looking statements contained in this news release are expressly qualified by this cautionary statement.

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$VVCIF Announces Cannabis Oil Sales License Granted

  • Amendment to production license allows for sale of cannabis oil
  • Products to be available through VIVO’s Beacon Medical™ and Lumina™ brands
  • Significantly expands product line for medical cannabis patients and adult-use consumers

NAPANEE, ON, Feb. 11, 2019 - VIVO Cannabis Inc. (TSX-V: VIVO, OTCQX: VVCIF) (“VIVO” or the “Company“), a licensed cannabis producer offering premium medical and adult-use products and services, today announces that the Company’s subsidiary, ABcann Medicinals Inc. (“ABcann“), has received approval from Health Canada for its most recent license amendment request allowing for the sale of cannabis oil.

The cannabis oil sales license allows the Company to significantly expand its product lines for medical cannabis patients and adult-use consumers. ABcann’s high-quality oil products are expected to be a core component of the Beacon Medical™ and Lumina™ brands, in addition to the cannabis oil already offered by the Company’s Canna Farms™ brand.

“We believe that cannabis oil will be the preferred method of treatment for medical cannabis patients and adult-use consumers with specific wellness objectives,” said Barry Fishman, Chief Executive Officer of VIVO. “The addition of cannabis oil products to our premium medical and adult-use brands will provide consumers with medical-grade products of the high quality VIVO customers have come to expect. Looking forward, the sales license is expected to accelerate product innovation, leading to a broader product offering for our customers.”

Consisting of THC, CBD and balanced THC/CBD oil products, patients and consumers will be able to find the product that best suits them. The CO-2 extracted oils will feature a pharmaceutical-grade MCT carrier and are expected to be sold in a 20 mL format with a graduated dropper and syringe to make dosing precise and easy. Initial concentrations are expected to be in the 20-25 mg/mL range for THC and CBD products, and 10 mg/mL each of THC and CBD for the balanced products.

Mr. Fishman stated, “We remain committed to providing patients and consumers with safe and effective products that address their health and wellness goals and improve their quality of life. The addition of cannabis oil products to our Beacon Medical™ and Lumina™ brands is an important step towards a complete portfolio of patient and consumer-centric products and treatments.”

About VIVO CannabisTM

VIVO, based in Napanee, Ontario, is recognized for trusted, high-quality products and services. It holds production and sales licences from Health Canada and operates world-class indoor cultivation facilities with proprietary plant-growing technology. VIVO has a collection of premium brands targeting unique customer segments, including Beacon Medical™, FIRESIDE™, Canna Farms™ and Lumina™. In August 2018, VIVO acquired Canna Farms, a premium cannabis company based in Hope, British Columbia. Canna Farms was B.C.’s first Licensed Producer and has several years of craft cultivation experience and expertise, as well as a significant patient base and positive cash flow. The Company is significantly expanding its production capacity and pursuing partnership and product development opportunities domestically, as well as in select international markets, including Germany and Australia. VIVO also operates Harvest Medicine, a patient-centric and highly scalable network of specialty medical cannabis clinics as well as a free telemedicine service. VIVO has a healthy balance sheet and is well-positioned to accelerate its growth in Canada and internationally.

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This news release contains forward-looking statements, which are statements that are not purely historical, regarding the beliefs, plans, expectations or intentions of the Company and its management regarding the future, and should not be read as guarantees of future performance or results. Forward looking statements in this news release include statements: that ABcann’s oil products are expected to be core components of the Beacon Medical and Lumina brands; regarding the Company’s belief that cannabis oil will be the preferred method of treatment for patients and consumers; that the sales license is expected to accelerate product innovation; and the expected format and content of ABcann’s oil products. Such statements are subject to risks and uncertainties that may cause actual results, performance or developments to differ materially from those contained in the forward-looking statements, including potential delays in producing saleable finished products or bringing new product lines to market and other factors beyond the Company’s control. A more complete discussion of the risks and uncertainties facing the Company appears in the Company’s Annual Information Form for the year ended December 31, 2017 and other continuous disclosure filings, which are available on SEDAR at www.sedar.com. Readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on these forward-looking statements, which speak only as of the date of this news release. The Company disclaims any intention or obligation to update or revise any forward-looking statements as a result of new information or future events, or for any other reason, other than as required by applicable securities laws.

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$TGODF $TGOD Focusing on Farm Grown, High Quality Organic Medical Cannabis

  • The Green Organic Dutchman is a producer of first-rate organic cannabis
  • The company recently provided a construction update on its Valleyfield and Hamilton operations
  • TGOD and the Greek government have had discussions concerning the nature of proposed operational plans in the country

Established in 2012, The Green Organic Dutchman Holdings Ltd. (TSX: TGOD) (OTCQX: TGODF) focuses on the production of premium certified organic cannabis. The company’s organic process includes living soil, sustainable energy and laboratory certification and testing. Its organic processes are certified by Ecocert, one of the most astute organic certification organizations. The company’s operational emphasis is on medical cannabis markets in Canada, Europe, the Caribbean and Latin America, as well as the Canadian adult-use market. Headquartered in Mississauga, Ontario, The Green Organic Dutchman is working on becoming the largest organic cannabis enterprise in the world.

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$NUGS Employs Niche Acquisition-Based Growth Strategy

Cannabis Strategic Ventures (OTC: NUGS), a Los Angeles-based cannabis industry incubator, recently announced its plan to uplist to the OTCQB Venture Market, a milestone that falls in line with the company’s acquisition-based growth strategy. A recent article discussing NUGS reads, “’We have many new initiatives planned in 2019, and we are managing our business operations for growth. This uplisting is designed to demonstrate to our investors and to the marketplace that Cannabis Strategic Ventures is well-prepared for the future,’ Cannabis Strategic Ventures CEO Simon Yu stated in a news release. . . . The uplisting supports the company’s broader growth strategy, which is primarily based on acquisitions of both cannabidiol brands and hard assets, such as growth facilities. A diversified portfolio will allow Cannabis Strategic Ventures to tap into multiple market niches and capitalize on the constantly growing cannabis sector.”

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Cannabis Strategic Ventures is a Los Angeles-based firm that incubates, develops and partners with category leaders within the cannabis sector. The firm’s NUGS brand experience provides mentorship and a range of essential services to emerging and existing cannabis consumer brands. The company recently completed a name and symbol change from Cascade Energy Inc. Cannabis Strategic Ventures is publicly traded on the U.S. Over-the-Counter Market with the stock symbol NUGS. For more information, visit the company’s website at www.CannabisStrategic.com.

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$LXRP Creates Unique Opportunity in Global Cannabis Industry

  • Big corporations are investing in the cannabis industry
  • Major tobacco company provides financing for LXRP
  • LXRP boasts revenue streams within the nicotine industry and opportunity in other sectors
  • Lexaria is a unique company doing business on its own terms

The cannabis industry is experiencing impressive growth thanks to both legal and social changes worldwide, and big corporations are stepping up to invest. In a new Audio Press Release (“APR”), CannabisNewsAudio praised Lexaria Bioscience Corp. (CSE: LXX) (OTCQX: LXRP) (http://nnw.fm/iY84s) for building a large funding deal on its own terms. The APR, ‘Outside Investment, New Technology Support Growing Cannabis Industry’, highlighted Lexaria’s ability to create subsidiaries specializing in the use of DehydraTECH.

Through the deal, Lexaria Nicotine LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Lexaria, has received an initial investment in the amount of $1 million – with the option for funding to increase to up to $12 million – from one of the…

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