The Alkaline Water Company Inc. Launches 2018 E-Commerce Sales Strategy

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Sept. 24, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The Alkaline Water Company Inc. (TSXV and OTCQB: WTER) (the “Company”), with products bottled under the trademark Alkaline88®, is pleased to announce that it has launched its 2018 E-Commerce sales strategy with the listing of its flagship product, Alkaline88®, on both Amazon.com and Walmart.com.

“With our products already sold in over 4,600 brick-and-mortar Walmart stores, we are pleased announce that Alkaline88® has secured direct product placement with the two largest online retailers in the U.S., Amazon.com and Walmart.com. Over the past twelve months, we have worked diligently with Sage Tree, a division of Advantage Solutions, to hone our E-Commerce strategy. With these new sales platforms, we can literally reach any home in the USA, Mexico and Canada. The E-Commerce market is expanding rapidly, with consumers spending over $450 billion online in 2017, with food and beverages purchases accounting for more than $60 billion of those sales, according to the U.S. Department of Commerce. This is a tremendous step for the Company, as we continue towards our goal of becoming the #1 bottled alkaline water in the U.S.,” concludes Mr. Wright.

The Alkaline Water Company Inc. (TSXV and OTCQB: WTER) has developed an innovative, state-of-the-art, proprietary electrolysis process that produces healthy alkaline water for a balanced lifestyle. The Company is focused on the business of distributing and marketing for retail sale of its cost-effectively packaged Alkaline88® water beverage products. The Company is the creator of an innovative, state-of-the-art, proprietary electrolysis beverage process. The Company packages and sells its alkaline water in 1-gallon, 3-liter, 1.5-liter, 1-liter, 700-milliliter and 500-milliliter sizes. It is available in most major grocery stores in all 50 States. Visit: www.thealkalinewaterco.com.

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Invictus Provides Update on German Partnership and EU-GMP Certification

VANCOUVER, Sept. 24, 2018 /CNW/ – INVICTUS MD STRATEGIES CORP. (“Invictus” or the “Company”) (TSXV: GENE) (OTCQX: IVITF) (FRA: 8IS1) is pleased to provide an update on its progress towards European Union Good Manufacturing Practices (“EU-GMP”) certification. Invictus’ wholly-owned subsidiary, Acreage Pharms Ltd. (“Acreage Pharms”), has designed and is currently building its Phase 3 and 4 purpose-built cultivation facilities to be EU-GMP compliant. EU-GMP standards are the most stringent regulations in the world and our team at Acreage Pharms are working together with professional consultants in both Canada and Germany to meet these standards. The 90,000 square foot Phase 3 facility has an expected completion date of January 2019 and is fully funded as a result of the previously announced $25.5 million loan from ATB Financial. Approximately $10 million has been dedicated to the 90,000 square foot Phase 4 facility, which will commence construction upon completion of Phase 3. The Invictus sales approach is defined by five pillars of distribution including medical, adult-use, international, Licensed … Continue reading

CROP Boosts Nevada CBD Farm to 1,865 Acres

CROP Boosts Nevada CBD Farm to 1,865 Acres VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Sept. 24, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — CROP Infrastructure Corp. (CSE: CROP) (OTC: CRXPF) announced today that its subsidiary, Elite Ventures Group LLC, has signed a 3-year lease agreement for 800 additional acres of turn key pivot-irrigated agricultural property. The lease cost will be $550 USD per acre in 2019 and $700 USD per acre 2020 forward, paid quarterly commencing in March 2019. The property is in close proximity to CROP’s existing 1,065-acre Hemp CBD Farm in Nye County Nevada. The combined Nevada properties, including the original one of 315 acres, have a total pivoted area of 1,340 acres but will require the installation of additional pivots and water wheels at a cost of $300,000 USD. Seasonal fertilizer, planting and seed costs are not expected to exceed $600,000 USD. All harvesting and commercial drying equipment have been paid for during the 2018 … Continue reading

The Green Organic Dutchman Appoints Tim Seymour to Advisory Board

TORONTO, Sept. 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ – The Green Organic Dutchman Holdings Ltd. (the “Company” or “TGOD”) (TSX:TGOD) (US:TGODF) is pleased to announce the appointment of American businessman, investor, and television personality Tim Seymour to the Company’s Advisory Board. Best known for his role with CNBC as a recognized trader and market strategist, on “Fast Money” (M-F, 5PM ET), Mr. Seymour has over 22 years of investment experience as a portfolio manager and capital markets professional. For the past decade, Mr. Seymour has been a contributor on Fast Money and is cited as one of the top finance professionals on Twitter, including The Wall Street Journal’s “Top Tweets for Your Money“. Mr. Seymour is the founder and CIO of Seymour Asset Management (SAM). SAM provides asset and wealth management services for clients, including direct investment and allocation to private equity and alternative assets. Prior to SAM, he was the CIO and co-founder of Triogem Asset Management. “Tim is one of … Continue reading

Village Farms International Announces $20 Million Bought Deal Public Offering of Common Shares

VANCOUVER, Sept. 24, 2018 /CNW/ – Village Farms International, Inc. (“Village Farms” or the “Company“) (TSX: VFF) (OTCQX: VFFIF) is pleased to announce that it has entered into an agreement with Beacon Securities Limited (“Beacon“), as lead underwriter, on its own behalf and on behalf of a syndicate of underwriters (together with Beacon, the “Underwriters“), pursuant to which the Underwriters have agreed to purchase, on a bought deal basis, 2,810,000 common shares (the “Offered Shares“) in the capital of the Company at a price of $7.13 per Offered Share (the “Issue Price“) for aggregate gross proceeds to the Company of $20,035,300 (the “Offering“). (All figures are in Canadian dollars unless otherwise stated.) In addition, the Company has granted the Underwriters an over-allotment option, exercisable, in whole or in part, by Beacon, on behalf of the Underwriters, to purchase up to an additional number of Offered Shares equal to 15% of the Offered Shares sold pursuant to the … Continue reading

Supreme Cannabis Announces Record Fiscal Year and Fourth Quarter 2018 Results

TORONTO, Sept. 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ – The Supreme Cannabis Company, Inc. (“Supreme Cannabis” or the “Company”) (TSXV: FIRE) (OTCQX: SPRWF) (FRA: 53S1), announced its financial and operating results for the three and twelve months ended June 30, 2018. “Over the past twelve months, Supreme Cannabis executed on its plan to deliver strong financial growth, build proprietary value around regulated cultivation at scale, establish coast to coast distribution in recreational markets and make inroads into the international medical cannabis market with a strategic investment,” said Navdeep Dhaliwal, CEO of Supreme Cannabis1. “As a result of the successful execution of our strategy, we have generated significant revenue growth, both for the quarter and the year-end period. We look forward to building on this growth as we expand domestically and internationally,” continued Mr. Dhaliwal. “On October 17th, 7ACRES is set to become the first coast-to-coast premium recreational cannabis brand in Canada, and by the end of 2018 we will have … Continue reading

Koios Beverage Corp. Secures Up To $28-million Equity Facility From Alumina Partners (Ontario) Ltd.

VANCOUVER, Sept. 24, 2018 /CNW/ – Koios Beverage Corp. (CSE: KBEV)(OTC: KBEVF) (the “Company” or “Koios”) is pleased to announce the Company has entered into an agreement (the “Agreement”) for a draw-down equity facility of up to $28,000,000. The Agreement provides for equity private placement offerings (each, an “Offering”), to be conducted between the Company and Alumina Partners (Ontario) Ltd. (“Alumina Partners”), a subsidiary of Alumina Partners LLC, a New York based private equity firm that has made significant investments in the cannabis sector, in draw-down amounts of up to $2,000,000. Pursuant to the terms of the Agreement, Alumina Partners committed to purchasing up to $28,000,000 worth of units of the Company (each, a “Unit”), consisting of one common share (each, a “Share”) and one half of one common share purchase warrant (each whole warrant, a “Warrant”), with each Unit being purchased at a discount of between 15 to 20% of the then current market price of the Shares, or … Continue reading

Choom™ Added to Canadian Securities Exchange’s CSE 25 Index

VANCOUVER, Sept. 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ – Choom™ (CSE: CHOO) (OTCQB: CHOOF) (the “Company” or “Choom”) an emerging, fully-integrated cannabis company, is pleased to announce that it has been added to the Canadian Securities Exchange’s (“CSE”) CSE 25 Index (“the Index”), which became effective at the market close on Friday, September 21, 2018. The Index includes the top twenty-five securities by market capitalization contained in the CSE’s composite index. These companies account for over 50% of the weighting in the larger index and are typically stocks that attract considerable trading volume. “We are proud of our inclusion in the CSE 25 Index and being recognized as one of the top performers on the CSE,” said Chris Bogart, President & CEO. “Choom is committed to providing a growth opportunity for shareholders as we continue to expand our fully integrated cannabis model and remaining a consistent part of the CSE 25 Index.” SAY HELLO TO CHOOM™ The Choom brand … Continue reading

3 Marijuana Stocks to Absolutely Not Buy Right Now - Fox Business

3 Marijuana Stocks to Absolutely Not Buy Right NowFox BusinessIt’s also a trendsetter, becoming the first pot stock to be allowed to export both dried cannabis and cannabis oils into Germany, and getting an OK to import medical weed into the U.S. to run a clinical study on essential tremor at the University of …Wall Street’s Marijuana Madness: ‘It’s Like the Internet in 1997’ – WSJWall Street JournalReefer Madness: Tiny Tea Stock Explodes, Fizzles Amid Marijuana Drinks SpeculationInvestor’s Business DailyMarijuana stocks hit all-time highDeutsche Welletelegraphherald.com -Bitcoinist -SEC.gov -Investor.govall 668 news articles Continue Reading … Continue reading

Greenhouses and the Infrastructure for Cost-efficient Large-scale Cannabis Cultivation

Much of the conversation around the growth of large-scale cannabis cultivation in North America has centered on the massive indoor operations built by the industry giants, however, we are now seeing cannabis companies across the region find that by building or retrofitting existing greenhouses they can achieve the same product quality at much cheaper costs. In the pre-legalization past, cannabis greenhouses were a rare sight for the simple reason that indoor operations were more discrete at a time when the business was relegated to an underground market. This is why indoor cultivation is now commonly seen as the standard growing method, and part of why misconceptions about the greenhouse growing method are common. Among the most prevalent of these misconceptions is the idea that greenhouse-grown cannabis is less consistent in quality. In reality, modern cannabis greenhouses offer much of the cost-efficiency of outdoor operations while still incorporating a large part … Continue reading