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Thursday Jul 29, 2021 - 9:00 am

RYAH Group Inc. (CSE: RYAH) Globally Unlocking Data in the Complete Therapeutic Plant Lifecycle

Providing a holistic approach to therapeutic plant treatment by unlocking data from seed to consumptionRYAH Group is providing needed dosing devices globally to drive innovation and deliver cutting edge plant-based medical solutions globally With over 200k registered users, RYAH Group is one of the largest plant-based medicine databases in the world and regularly releases and shares valuable insights collected RYAH Group (CSE: RYAH), formerly RYAH Medtech,…

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Thursday Jul 29, 2021 - 9:00 am

Green Hygienics Holdings Inc. (GRYN) to Become First Hemp Company to Develop ESG Report Using SASB Framework

The company plans to incorporate systemic environmental, social, and governance (“ESG”) factors into business planning and investment decision-makingThe initial Sustainability Accounting Standards Board (“SASB”) report has been completed, and sustainability consulting firm KERMIDA Inc. is currently organizing the data compiled by Green HygienicsAn ESG program can significantly benefit companies in the industry, from drawing in more investors to winning new business, gaining better talent and…

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Wednesday Jul 28, 2021 - 9:00 am

Hero Technologies Inc. (HENC), BlackBox Utilize High-Tech, Low-Cost Aeroponic System to Increase Yield

Blackbox will install Ceres EcoLoop systems on its 120-acre property in Fairfield, MichiganAfter extensive study, BlackBox has found that VPD-based climate control is the best way to ensure crop health, maximize yieldCompany is in the process of expanding its Michigan operation Hero Technologies (OTC: HENC) and its wholly owned subsidiary, BlackBox Systems and Technologies, are utilizing Ceres’s EcoLoop(TM), a high-tech, low-cost solution for growing cannabis. Blackbox…

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Tuesday Jul 27, 2021 - 9:30 am

The Alkaline Water Company Inc. (NASDAQ: WTER) (CSE: WTER) Finalizes Distribution Agreement with Largest Food Retailer in the Mid-Atlantic

WTER’s distribution agreement calls for Giant Food to carry select WTER Alkaline88(R) and A88 Infused(R) offerings The distributor will offer WTER beverages in all 164 locations.Giant Food serves market of 60 million people with over $5 billion in sales.  In an move illustrative of  its continued commitment to expansion and growth, The Alkaline Water Company (NASDAQ: WTER) (CSE: WTER) announced that it has partnered with Giant Food,…

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Tuesday Jul 27, 2021 - 9:30 am

Flora Growth Corp. (NASDAQ: FLGC) Is ‘One to Watch’

Flora Growth is uniquely positioned to achieve revenue growth, with a balance sheet supported by two successful financings and the recent launch of multiple operating divisionsThe company boasts a robust M&A pipeline featuring strategic targets with near-term revenue growth opportunities and global distribution channelsFlora Growth is led by an exceptional management team featuring cannabis, CPG, and capital markets experts who have raised more than $3…

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Tuesday Jul 27, 2021 - 9:00 am

Lexaria Bioscience Corp. (NASDAQ: LEXX) Completes VIRAL-A20-3 Pharmacokinetic Study on DehydraTECH(TM) Enabled Colchicine

The study indicated enhanced delivery of colchicine using the company’s proprietary DehydraTECH(TM) technologyLexaria collaborates with the National Research Council (“NRC”), Canada’s leading research and technology organizationThe company has 20 patents granted and over 50 pending patents in over 40 countries around the worldThe global market for advanced drug delivery systems was valued at $231 billion in 2020 and is expected to grow to $310 billion…

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Friday Jul 23, 2021 - 10:00 am

American Cannabis Partners Replicates Jamaican Ganja Growing IP in Recreational Use-legal States

American Cannabis Partners (“ACP”) is a Northern California-based organic cannabis cultivation company that has assimilated the strengths of Jamaica’s marijuana growing reputation to create a stable and distinctive brandThe company primarily employs rigorously vetted Jamaicans experienced and knowledgeable in growing strains of product that recreate the Caribbean Island’s product for licensing and sales under ACP’s ZÜK brandThe overall cannabis industry is growing rapidly in the…

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Friday Jul 23, 2021 - 9:09 am

The Alkaline Water Company Inc. (CSE: WTER) (NASDAQ: WTER) Record Revenue Streak Continues

The company’s FY 2021 numbers show record revenue of $46 million, a 20% year-over-year increaseWTER issues guidance for the full FY 2022 of $62 million, which would represent year-over-year growth of 35%In addition to significant financial highlights, the FY 2021 report noted key operational milestones As The Alkaline Water Company (CSE: WTER) (NASDAQ: WTER) continues its focus on consistent growth and expansion, its financial reports…

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Friday Jul 23, 2021 - 9:00 am

Popularity of Delta-8 THC and Novel Premium Strains Reveal Emerging Consumer Markets for Genetics-Focused Pac Roots Cannabis Corp. (CSE: PACR) (OTCQB: PACRF) (FSE: 4XM)

Delta-8 THC among many new strains gaining popularity with consumers in rapidly growing cannabis marketStudies suggest optimized cannabinoid profiles play role in efficacy, strains can be optimized for recreational and medical uses Pac Roots leverages genetics-first approach to produce superior strains with optimized cannabinoid profiles, resistance to fungus, maximum yields  With promises of pain relief, minimal paranoia and a milder euphoric effect, Delta-8 THC is emerging…

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Thursday Jul 22, 2021 - 10:00 am

Hero Technologies Inc. (HENC) in Position to Contribute to $92B Economic Boost Projected to Come from Cannabis Sector

A recent analysis reports that the cannabis sector is projected to add approximately $92 billion to the general U.S. economy this yearFrom jobs to tax revenue to commercial real estate, the marijuana industry has a growing impact on broader U.S. economyHero Technologies is planning expansion in cultivation and dispensary operations Companies operating in the cannabis space in the United States sometimes have to deal with…

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Wednesday Jul 21, 2021 - 10:15 am

BevCanna Enterprises Inc. (CSE: BEV) (OTCQB: BVNNF) (FSE: 7BC) Looks to Leverage Position in Growing Infused-Cannabis Space

New numbers project that cannabis beverage market will reach $2.8 billion by 2025Increasing demand for the health and wellness drinks is contributing to market growthBevCanna’s scalable, flexible manufacturing process provides white label solutions for third-party companies A new report that forecasts the cannabis beverage market will grow at 17.85% CAGR by 2025 has companies such as BevCanna Enterprises (CSE: BEV) (OTCQB: BVNNF) (FSE: 7BC) anticipating…

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Tuesday Jul 20, 2021 - 9:00 am

Pac Roots Cannabis Corp. (CSE: PACR) (OTCQB: PACRF) (FSE: 4XM) Leverages Genetic Technology to Produce First-In-Class Medical Grade Cannabis

Science continues to substantiate use of cannabis for pain relief, epileptic seizure controlResearch suggests strains with optimized cannabinoid profiles are more effective PACR produces premium top-quality strains cultivated using genetics-first approach to optimize cannabinoid profilesGenetic cultivation techniques allow selection for specific growing environments, maximum yields  With a growing list of use cases spanning pain relief to seizure control, the medicinal use of cannabis goes back thousands…

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Monday Jul 19, 2021 - 11:22 am

XPhyto Therapeutics Corp. (CSE: XPHY) (OTCQB: XPHYF) (FSE: 4XT) Partners with Agora Internet Relations Corp. for Its Marketing and Advertising

XPhyto partners with AGORA t to grow its brand and overall market shareThe agreement entails shares issued to AGORA on August 21, 2021 and December 31, 2021 at a price of $2.12 per share, subject to a hold period that ends on October 18, 2021AGORA is known for its online marketing, conferences, broadcasting and investor relations servicesIts clients include CardioComm Solutions, Good Life Networks, Northern…

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Monday Jul 19, 2021 - 9:30 am

Golden Triangle Ventures Inc. (GTVH) Working to Develop, Commercialize First-of-Its-Kind Technology

GTVH, HyFrontier Technologies working together to offer a patent-pending hydrogen and oxygen delivery system for agriculture.Company has seen recent developments that could significantly benefit the entire agricultural industry.Duplicating enhanced-growth thunderstorms cause can reduce need for crop rotations, helping millions of people avoid starvation. A little more than a month after announcing its formal purchase agreement with HyFrontier Technologies (, Golden Triangle Ventures (OTC: GTVH) is…

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Friday Jul 16, 2021 - 9:30 am

New Patent Expands Lexaria Bioscience Corp.’s (NASDAQ: LEXX) Suite to 20 Granted Worldwide (First in Japan)

Drug delivery platform developer Lexaria Bioscience recently received its 20th patent — granted in Japan for beverages with lipophilic active agentsThe active agents include non-psychoactive cannabinoids and over-the-counter NSAIDS such as ibuprofen and aspirin that target pain and inflammationLexaria’s DehydraTECH platform transforms drugs into a powder or liquid form that maintains the drug’s efficacy and allows it to be assimilated by the body more rapidly…

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Friday Jul 16, 2021 - 9:00 am

Sugarmade Inc. (SGMD) Makes Mark in Expanding LA Cannabis Delivery Space

Cannabis sales in California hit $4.4 billion last year, up 57% from the year prior.Consumers are relying on home delivery for many goods, including cannabis.With its Nug Avenue acquisition, SGMD plans to make significant impact on LA cannabis delivery marketplace. Boasting the largest state economy in the country and the sixth largest economy in the world, California also tops the global marijuana market, with a…

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Thursday Jul 15, 2021 - 12:05 pm

Sugarmade Inc.’s (SGMD) Acquisition Strategy Moves Company Closer to Realizing Full Farm-to-Door Model

Most recently SGMD signed MOU to obtain three non-storefront California cannabis licenses.Sugarmade plans to open three new Nug Avenue cannabis delivery hubs in the Los Angeles metro area.In May, the company completed the acquisition of Lemon Glow Company Inc., along with all of its assets, interests, property and rights. In a series of strategic acquisitions, Sugarmade Inc. (OTC: SGMD) has strengthened its position as a…

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Thursday Jul 15, 2021 - 9:00 am

Lexaria Bioscience Corp. (NASDAQ: LEXX) Targeting Commercial Success with its Drug Delivery Technology

Lexaria is making progress with research on its DehydraTECH drug delivery technologyAdvanced 2nd-generation DehydraTECH 2.0 formulations utilized in ongoing hypertension studiesThe company intends to monetize its technology for commercial use Its quest for commercial success also follows its move to delist from the Canada Securities Exchange (“CSE”) to focus on the Nasdaq listing Lexaria Bioscience (NASDAQ: LEXX) continues to innovate with its DehydraTECH(TM) drug-delivery technology. It…

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Wednesday Jul 14, 2021 - 9:05 am

Pac Roots Cannabis Corp. (CSE: PACR) (OTCQB: PACRF) (FSE: 4XM) Positioned to Profit From Shifting Consumer Preferences For Legal Market, High-Quality Strains, Brand Recognition

Market for legal cannabis continues to mature, British Columbia government to allow cannabis home delivery starting July 15, 2021PACR produces premium top-quality strains cultivated using genetics-first approach, catalog features 350 tested cultivars and 50 super-elite strains prized for unique cannabinoid profilesPACR leverages branding power through recent acquisition of legendary Lords of Grasstown brand inspired by Pacific Northwest motorcycle culture As the market for cannabis continues…

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Tuesday Jul 13, 2021 - 9:57 am

BevCanna Enterprises Inc.’s (CSE: BEV) (OTCQB: BVNNF) (FSE: 7BC) TRACE Line of Products Addresses Declining Minerals in Food Supply

Soil depletion causing mineral loss in food supplyBevCanna’s TRACE line of products address issue through proprietary plant-based formula rich in iron, magnesium, calcium, potassiumCompany recently signed distribution agreement to reach target markets in New York, Chicago, California BevCanna Enterprises (CSE: BEV) (OTCQB: BVNNF) (FSE: 7BC), a diversified health and wellness beverage and natural products company, helps consumers address nutrient deficiencies with its TRACE line of…

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Monday Jul 12, 2021 - 11:17 am

Lexaria Bioscience Corp. (NASDAQ: LEXX) Delists from CSE to Focus Efforts on Most Effective Drug Platform Outcomes

Lexaria Bioscience is a drug bioavailability platform developer intent on providing an effective oral administration alternative to smoking that duplicates the rapid assimilation benefits of inhalation without the lung-harmful effectsThe company’s DehydraTECH IP is being evaluated for concentration levels, tolerability and ability to transform partner drugs to oral solutions without incidentally creating new molecular entitiesLexaria announced voluntary delisting from the Canadian Securities Exchange this month…

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Wednesday Jul 07, 2021 - 11:57 am

BevCanna Enterprises Inc. (CSE: BEV) (OTCQB: BVNNF) (FSE: 7BC) Positioning Itself to Compete in US Functional Beverage Market

“Forbes” article notes that $20 million Naturo Group acquisition creates ideal situation for BevCanna expansionBevCanna boasts one of most unique, diverse portfolios of beverage and natural health products within both cannabis, plant-based industriesCombination of two Canadian beverage industry leaders unlocks significant potential for growth As Canadian cannabis company BevCanna Enterprises (CSE: BEV) (OTCQB: BVNNF) (FSE: 7BC) expands its infused functional beverage business into the United…

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Tuesday Jul 06, 2021 - 9:30 am

Hero Technologies Inc. (HENC) Is Leading Cannabis Player as Trend Moves Toward Greenhouse Cultivation

Greenhouse production continues to be the no. 1 tool for reducing initial operational costs.The report analyzed five years of data to identify key trends in the cannabis cultivation market. The average cost to grow a pound of dried flower was $396 for warehouse cultivation sites, only $233 for greenhouse sites. According to a recent five-year study of the cannabis industry, greenhouse production is a leading choice…

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Thursday Jul 01, 2021 - 12:04 pm

Golden Triangle Ventures Inc. (GTVH) Announces Acquisition of Wine/Olive Oil Co., Plan to Launch Products for World to Enjoy

GTVH closes on acquisition of the Lodge Winery & Olive Oil Co. under the company’s Food & Wine Division, Napa Wine Brands Inc. Included in the acquisition is a wide range of brands and products.Company committed to broaden horizon of food and wine company by creating a platform different than anything seen in the northern hemisphere. Golden Triangle Ventures (OTC: GTVH) is making a strong statement…

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Thursday Jul 01, 2021 - 9:00 am

Lexaria Bioscience Corp. (NASDAQ: LEXX) (CSE: LXX) Announces Status Report on Six Key R&D Programs

Lexaria announced significant strides in six of its studies within the 2021 applied R&D programAll the studies are based on Lexaria’s DehydraTECH(TM) technology and are designed for multiple market applications, including oral nicotine, NSAIDs, antivirals, and hypertensionThe 2021 applied R&D program is intended to generate not only confirmatory results and data evidencing but also foster strategic commercial opportunities and corporate relationships Lexaria Bioscience (NASDAQ: LEXX)…

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Wednesday Jun 30, 2021 - 2:06 pm

XPhyto Therapeutics Corp.’s (CSE: XPHY) (OTCQB: XPHYF) (FSE: 4XT) Mescaline Program for Psychedelic Therapies is on Track

XPhyto Therapeutics Corp (OTCQB: XPHYF) announced its GMP mescaline synthesis program is “on schedule”The program, which started in early 2021, is slated for completion in late Q3 2021The first initial production batches were completed successfully, marking a significant milestone for the programMescaline will form a critical component in XPhyto’s psychedelic medicine program and work towards providing a foundation for its drug formulation and clinical validation…

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Wednesday Jun 30, 2021 - 11:22 am

Pac Roots Cannabis Corp. (CSE: PACR) (OTCQB: PACRF) (FSE: 4XM) Leading Out in Quest for Elusive Cannabis Prize

Cannabis space facing “critical moment” as consumers seek proven consistencyPac Roots partner, business model assists in commitment to deliver “predictable, reliable product”Pac Roots ideally positioned to preserve excellence of its elite strains while also introducing highest quality of new strains The cannabis industry has reached a crossroads of sorts, according to a recent “New York Times” article, as the substance has become increasingly mainstream. While…

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Tuesday Jun 29, 2021 - 1:09 pm

Sugarmade, Inc. (SGMD) Is ‘One to Watch’

Sugarmade Inc. aims to expand its end-market access as a central player in the growing California cannabis delivery marketplace while developing its in-house cannabis production capacity to verticalize operations in the spaceThe company has made key cannabis industry investments in NUG Avenue and BudCarsOn May 17, 2021, Sugarmade announced its entry into a definitive agreement for its acquisition of Lemon Glow Company IncThe Lemon Glow…

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Tuesday Jun 29, 2021 - 12:23 pm

Golden Triangle Ventures Inc. (GTVH) Finalizes Acquisition of Syndicate Bass Records, Announces Launch Event for Label

Acquisition enables GTVH, Lavish Entertainment to debut experimental bass music record labelHard Rock Live event spotlights artists that are releasing music on the Syndicate Bass Records labelCompany has built reputation for providing intricate, complex sounds; spotlighting artists from around the world Golden Triangle Ventures (OTC: GTVH) and its subsidiary Lavish Entertainment have completed an acquisition that enables the company to debut its own experimental bass…

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Tuesday Jun 29, 2021 - 9:24 am

Lexaria Bioscience Corp. (NASDAQ: LEXX) (CSE: LXX) Is ‘One to Watch’

Lexaria Bioscience Corp. has disruptive proprietary technology protected by a broad international patent portfolioThe company has been issued 19 patents in the U.S., European Union and other countries, with more than 50 patents pending around the worldLexaria’s DehydraTECH technology has a vast worldwide, multi-billion-dollar total addressable market, including multiple rapid-growth segments like cannabinoid and noncombustible nicotine deliveryThe company has licensed its fat-soluble active molecule delivery…

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Monday Jun 28, 2021 - 1:54 pm

Chalice Brands Ltd. (CSE: CHAL) (OTCQB: CHALF) Expands Position in Oregon Cannabis Market Showing 150% Sales Growth

Oregon recreational marijuana companies are experiencing the best market conditions in yearsChalice’s acquisition of Homegrown dispensaries expands company’s retail stores in Oregon from 7 to 12CEO says company has ability to significantly increase vertical margin revenue Business is booming for cannabis companies in Oregon, with a recent Oregon Liquor Control Commission (“OLCC”) study reporting that cannabis production has increased 78% since 2019, while the amount…

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Monday Jun 28, 2021 - 12:47 pm

Pac Roots Cannabis Corp. (CSE: PACR) (OTCQB: PACRF) (FSE: 4XM) Ready as Ottawa Review of Federal Cannabis Act Approaches

Canadian lawmakers are scheduled to assemble during Q4 to assess past, current, future state of legal cannabis marketPac Roots Cannabis has quietly positioned itself as an integrated producer of premium cannabis and hempPac Roots is generating revenue through a hemp JV, has access to exclusive cultivars, is completing a production facility, has an agreement for more land and recently bought an established cannabis lifestyle brand…

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Friday Jun 25, 2021 - 2:17 pm

RYAH Group Inc. (CSE: RYAH) Cannabis Clinical Trials Improve Due to Dose-Measuring Devices

Cannabis is a chemically variable plant making its clinical trials problematic, before the creation of dose-measuring devicesRYAH Smart inhalers being used in one of the largest clinical studies of its kind focused on chronic pain Restrictive funding and legislative barriers regarding cannabis are rapidly dissipating Regulating dose size in cannabis clinical trials has proven problematic from one test subject to another because cannabis is a chemically…

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Friday Jun 25, 2021 - 9:00 am

Grapefruit USA Inc. (GPFT) Provides Status Update on Joint Venture, Possible Acquisition

Earlier this year, Grapefruit was approached by a Canadian cannabis company about a potential acquisition.A series of events have delayed the process. Final decisions, details should be discussed in the next 30–60 days. Grapefruit USA (OTCQB: GPFT), a premiere, fully licensed, California-based cannabis company, is providing clarification regarding its previously announced potential acquisition transaction by a Canadian cannabis company (  Earlier this year, Grapefruit announced that…

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Thursday Jun 24, 2021 - 2:58 pm

The Alkaline Water Company Inc. (CSE: WTER) (NASDAQ: WTER) Announces Plans to Join Russell Microcap Index

WTER to join Russell Microcap Index effective June 28, 2021Addition to prestigious microcap Index will only heighten awareness of WTER stock on Wall StreetMembership in Russell Microcap Index includes automatic listing in other appropriate growth and value style indexes The country’s largest independent alkaline water company, The Alkaline Water Company (CSE: WTER) (NASDAQ: WTER), will join the Russell Microcap(R) Index at the conclusion of the 2021…

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Thursday Jun 24, 2021 - 9:00 am

Grapefruit USA Inc. (GPFT) Accepts Crypto Payments on New E-Commerce Site

GPFT customers can convert crypto of choice at checkout to make online purchases.Announcement demonstrates company’s outreach to growing demographic of early adopters, younger buyers.Grapefruit is building a well-earned reputation for pioneering future-looking ideals and products. In an industry known for embracing the use of cryptocurrency (, Grapefruit USA (OTCQB: GPFT) joined other leaders in the cannabis space in paving the way forward when it announced…

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Tuesday Jun 22, 2021 - 1:17 pm

BevCanna Enterprises Inc. (CSE: BEV) (OTCQB: BVNNF) (FSE: 7BC) Broadens North American Footprint, Launches New Multi-Packs

Global functional water market forecast to reach $158.28 billion in 2023Through its wholly owned subsidiary, Naturo Group, BevCanna offers full line of alkaline and plant-based mineral-infused waters within functional water marketNorth American distribution network expanded significantly in recent weeks via agreements with Koyo Foods throughout Ontario and Quebec and Benefit Brand Management in populous U.S. citiesIn response to consumer demand for more options, BevCanna is…

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Tuesday Jun 22, 2021 - 12:45 pm

Grapefruit USA Inc. (GPFT) Provides Status Update of Joint Venture, Possible Acquisition

Earlier this year, Grapefruit was approached by a Canadian cannabis company about a potential acquisitionA series of events have delayed the processFinal decisions, details should be discussed in the next 30–60 days Grapefruit USA (OTCQB: GPFT), a premiere, fully licensed, California-based cannabis company, is providing clarification regarding its previously announced potential acquisition transaction by a Canadian cannabis company (  Earlier this year, Grapefruit announces that…

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Tuesday Jun 22, 2021 - 11:40 am

The Alkaline Water Company Inc. (NASDAQ: WTER) (CSE: WTER) Sits in Top Independent Spot in Alkaline Water Space

WTER 2020 FY revenues make company largest alkaline water company in the U.S.In addition, the brand is one of the top-10 largest enhanced water brands in the countryResearch shows that Alkaline88 has the greatest brand loyalty among alkaline water drinkers With its most recent financial report, The Alkaline Water Company (NASDAQ: WTER) (CSE: WTER) is now the largest independent alkaline water company in the nation,…

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Monday Jun 21, 2021 - 11:13 am

BevCanna Enterprises Inc. (CSE: BEV) (OTCQB: BVNNF) (FSE: 7BC) Focused on Building Leading U.S. Ecosystem

Recent agreements have been strategic steps taken by BEV to position itself in growing U.S. marketAgreements involve key manufacturing, distribution, fulfillment partnersTRACE products feature the company’s alkaline, plant-based mineral beverages and nutraceuticals Committed to creating a powerful ecosystem focused on developing and manufacturing alkaline, plant-based, and cannabinoid beverages and supplements, BevCanna Enterprises (CSE: BEV) (OTCQB: BVNNF) (FSE: 7BC) has announced a number of agreements recently.…

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