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Thursday Feb 18, 2021 - 10:00 am

Pure Extracts Technologies Corp. (CSE: PULL) (OTC: PRXTF) (XFRA: A2QJAJ) Enters Large Cannabis Biomass Agreements to Scale Up Extract Production, Announces DTC Eligibility of Common Shares in the U.S.

Pure Extracts entered into two large biomass purchase agreements, plans to ramp up production of high-potency THC and CBD extracts in 2021Company expects historically low biomass purchase price will produce $590,000 revenueCompany recently announced DTC eligibility of common shares for increased settlement and clearance speeds, wider access to brokerage firms Pure Extracts Technologies (CSE: PULL) (OTC: PRXTF) (XFRA: A2QJAJ), a plant-based extraction company that focuses…

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Wednesday Feb 17, 2021 - 2:07 pm

Pac Roots Cannabis Corp. (CSE: PACR) (OTCQB: PACRF) Leverages Genetics to Produce Potent CBD Strains Amid New Research Suggesting CBD Aids COVID-19 Patients

Austrian researchers report CBD reduces inflammation and speeds recovery in ICU COVID-19 patientsResearch suggests CBD’s anti-inflammatory properties stave off long-term neurological damage associated with COVID-19PACR leverages genetic technology to produce potent CBD strains with higher yields per growing seasonCompany catalog includes 350 cultivars and 50 super-elite strains prized in industry CBD may soon become the newest support in the world’s fight against COVID-19: Researchers at…

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Wednesday Feb 17, 2021 - 1:47 pm

CannAssist International Corp. (CNSC) Focused on Leveraging Position in Growing Cannabis Industry through Strategic Marketing Plan

Vast opportunities exist in growing cannabis spaceCannAssist is committed to establishing aggressive marketing presence in promising marketCannAssist brings impressive advancements, achievements to the table, including its propriety CiBiDinol technology Carefully developing and executing a strategic go-to-market plan has never been more important for companies operating in the cannabis industry, according to a recent “Rolling Stone” article ( The article urges cannabis companies to consider the industry…

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Friday Feb 12, 2021 - 2:52 pm

Grapefruit USA Inc. (GPFT) Rolls Out Hourglass by Grapefruit in Greater Los Angeles; Poised to Sustain Rapid Growth

Grapefruit expands availability of patented Hourglass by Grapefruit(TM) product to Greater Los Angeles areaHourglass is manufactured only at Grapefruit's Coachillin facility, available only through Grapefruit authorized retailersGPFT achieved robust growth in 2020, poised to continue momentum going forward as demand remains strong Grapefruit USA (OTCQB: GPFT), a premier fully licensed California-based company, has announced that its patented Hourglass time-release THC+Cannabinoid infused topical delivery cream has…

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Thursday Feb 11, 2021 - 10:33 am

Green Hygienics Holdings Inc. (GRYN) Owns Largest Single USDA-Certified Organic Hemp Farm in NA; Presents Unique Potential in Growing Industry

Report notes that farmers devoted fewer acreage to cultivating hemp last yearHemp sales projected to balloon from $1.9 billion in 2020 to $6.9 billion in 2025, a threefold increase over five yearsGRYN hemp farm is an 824-acre, USDA-certified organic farm including an additional 400,000 square feet of indoor greenhouse space Despite significant growth in the CBD and hemp industry last year, licensed hemp acreage decreased…

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Wednesday Feb 10, 2021 - 2:27 pm

HempFusion Wellness Inc. (TSX: CBD.U) (OTC: CBDHF) (FWB: 8OO) Begins 2021 Strong with OTC Market Listing, New Product, and USDA Organic Certification

HempFusion Wellness Inc. is currently in the process of applying for OTCQX listing and DTC eligibility after a swift and strategic move to enter the OTC Pink Market under the ticker symbol ‘CBDHF’Wholly owned subsidiary Probulin Probiotics recently released Total Care Immune probiotic, which is expected to reach retailer shelves in February 2021Probulin is recognized as one of the fastest-growing probiotic brands in the American…

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Tuesday Feb 09, 2021 - 2:33 pm

Pac Roots Cannabis Corp. (CSE: PACR) (OTCQB: PACRF) Private Placement to Raise Funds for Continued Successful Operations

PACR private placement comprised of 8,333,333 units for possible gross proceeds of $1.5 millionFunding to support Company’s continued progress in current, potential effortsAn example of Pac Roots projects includes JV with Rock Creek Farms, which resulted in profitable first harvest that delivered 200% ROI Pac Roots Cannabis (CSE: PACR) (OTCQB: PACRF) has announced a non-brokered private placement ( to strengthen its financial position as it focuses on…

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Monday Feb 08, 2021 - 12:34 pm

2021 Strategic Plan Showcases API Potential of XPhyto Therapeutics Corp. (CSE: XPHY) (OTCQB: XPHYF) (FSE: 4XT)

XPhyto Therapeutics Corp. is a life sciences technology accelerator involved in the development of new pharmaceuticals, diagnostic products and psychedelic investmentsXPhyto is preparing a series of clinical pilot studies for four drug candidates this year that could help in treating Parkinson’s disease, epilepsy, anorexia and other neurological conditionsThe company has developed a rapid and highly portable PCR test kit it expects to commercialize this year…

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Thursday Feb 04, 2021 - 12:04 pm

CBD Market Steadiness Buoys HempFusion Wellness Inc. (TSX: CBD.U) (OTC: CBDHF) Hopes as TSX Launch Completed

Health and wellness company HempFusion Wellness, Inc. launched its IPO Jan. 6 with the ticker CBD.U, and also trades in the US under the symbol CBDHFThe company distributes its brands HempFusion, Probulin Probiotics, Biome Research and HF Labs to 4,000 retailers in every state as well as select international locales, and is strategically planning for expansionDespite the economic battering some industries have experienced as a…

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Wednesday Feb 03, 2021 - 3:32 pm

Grapefruit USA Inc. (GPFT) Is ‘One to Watch’

Grapefruit USA Inc. holds licensing for manufacturing and distribution in California, issued in 2018; the company is positioned as a premier distributor and manufacturer in the state, with a focus on procuring, manufacturing and distributing the highest-quality materialsWith cannabis legalization gaining momentum worldwide, Grapefruit is currently uniquely situated to disrupt the market through its novel and proprietary products and servicesThe global cannabis market is expected…

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Wednesday Feb 03, 2021 - 2:55 pm

Pure Extracts Technologies Corp. (CSE: PULL) (OTC: PRXTF) (XFRA: A2QJAJ) Updates Investors Following Completion of Special Warrants Private Placement

Pure Extracts recently updated investors on successful completion of second tranche of its special warrants private placementIn aggregate, Company will raise gross proceeds of $8.5 million through both tranches of private placementPure Extracts will employ net proceeds from private placement towards capacity expansion for Company’s extraction business, and for general working capital purposesCompany previously revealed that it was conducting study looking into formulation, manufacturing of…

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Wednesday Feb 03, 2021 - 2:18 pm

PacRoots Cannabis Corp. (CSE: PACR) (OTCQB: PACRF) Set to Thrive as Peers Face Pain of Excess Supply

PacRoots Cannabis recently updated investors following its first successful hemp harvest, which resulted in 105,000 lbs. of biomass of higher-than-expected qualityCanadian cannabis market is currently awash in oversupply, with some estimates placing inventory stockpile at close to 3 years’ worth of demandIndustry participants have pointed at low-quality grades as prime cause for the oversupplyPacRoots has taken strides to improve quality of its plants, most notably…

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Wednesday Feb 03, 2021 - 1:51 pm

RYAH Group Inc. Partners with THC Lab to Launch Dose-Measuring Inhaler and Data Analytics Platform in Italy, Netherlands

Agreement between RYAH, THC Lab outlines parameters for launch of RYAH’s IoT dose-measuring Smart-InhalerAim of agreement is to reach hundreds of pharmacies, establish RYAH as the market standard for vaporizingThe two companies also planning to work together on controlled research, bioavailability testing projects RYAH Group, a leading digital health care analytics and technology company, has entered into a research-and-distribution arrangement THC Lab, which specializes in…

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Tuesday Feb 02, 2021 - 3:32 pm

XPhyto Therapeutics Corp. (CSE: XPHY) (OTCQB: XPHYF) (FSE: 4XT) Is ‘One to Watch’

XPhyto Therapeutics Corp. is a bioscience accelerator focused on next-generation drug delivery, diagnostic and new active pharmaceutical ingredient investment opportunitiesThe company has research and development operations in North America and Europe and an operational focus in GermanyXPhyto’s operations are concentrated into three core divisions: infectious disease diagnostics, clinical development of transdermal and sublingual drug formulations, and psychedelic medicineThe company’s lead diagnostic product is an accurate,…

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Tuesday Feb 02, 2021 - 2:55 pm

CannAssist International Corp. (CNSC) Proprietary Tech Is Core of CBD Products with Better Absorption

Absorption vital component of product effectivenessCNSC's proprietary CiBiDinol technology is cannabidiol made water compatibleXceptol products offer CBD in format more in line with body's natural bioactivity CannAssist International (OTCQB: CNSC) is a biotechnological pharmaceutical and wellness company marketing its exclusive Xceptol consumer brand. The company is the owner of Xceptor Labs, which uses proprietary technology to create Xceptol CBD products. The company complex has better…

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Monday Feb 01, 2021 - 3:31 pm

Gage Cannabis Co. Continues Growth Trajectory, Opens Grand Rapids Location to Eager Community

Gage opens its Grand Rapids, Michigan store — the company’s sixth provisioning center in the stateStore offers more than 40 exclusive strains of flower in addition to variety of pre-rolls, edibles, concentrates, topicals, tinctures, CBD products and moreGage has single focus: to curate highest-quality cannabis experience possible for its consumers Gage Cannabis kicked off 2021 with a bang — opening its sixth provisioning center (dispensary)…

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Friday Jan 29, 2021 - 11:56 am

MAZAKALI Gears Up for Wild Ride in Cannabis Market Amid Rising Optimism

San Francisco-based MAZAKALI is leveraging its extensive cannabis investment and fundraising advisory experience on the ongoing boom in the industryThe company foresees the Cannabis complex becoming a trillion-dollar market as society continues to adopt the plant’s use for a large range of medical and industrial purposesThe inauguration of President Joe Biden is ushering in an era of federal government in which cannabis-friendly officials are being…

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Thursday Jan 28, 2021 - 3:22 pm

CannAssist International Corp. (CNSC) Addresses CBD Absorption Issues with Proprietary CiBiDinol Technology

CBD products in oil-based form have compromised bioavailability, according to expertsCNSC's Xceptol CBD products created with proprietary CiBiDinol technology that addresses absorption issues for superior efficacyThird-party Xceptol testing shows 300% increased gut absorption, 400% increased skin penetration when compared to mainstream CBD oil products Growing in popularity in a myriad of markets, cannabidiol (“CBD”) is a phytocannabinoid that can mimic natural endocannabinoids in the human…

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Wednesday Jan 27, 2021 - 1:10 pm

Green Hygienics Holdings (GRYN) Leverages FDA Registration, USDA/CCOF Certification as Powerful Competitive Differentiator

Green Hygienics poised to become most highly certified hemp company in industry to differentiate itself from competitionAnticipating tightening of regulatory standards, GRYN already achieved FDA registration and USDA/CCOF certification proving highest standards of product quality, transparency and safetyWith certifications to prove high-quality products, Green Hygienics appears ideally positioned to offer growth potential in increasingly quality-aware market As an innovative technology-driven enterprise, Green Hygienics Holdings (OTCQB:…

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Tuesday Jan 26, 2021 - 2:28 pm

PacRoots Cannabis Corp. (CSE: PACR) (OTCQB: PACRF) Leveraging Cannabis Market Shift by Producing “Super Elite” Strains

Rapidly growing cannabis market evolving to include diverse clientele seeking unique strainsPACR uses genetics-first approach to cultivate exclusive high-yield strains with varying cannabinoid profilesPACR catalog features 350 tested cultivars, including 50 super-elite strains prized for unique properties Smoking marijuana decades ago traditionally meant rolling one type of cannabis that was grown outdoors under mostly natural conditions. Decades later, the market has completely transformed to accommodate…

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Friday Jan 22, 2021 - 1:36 pm

Green Hygienics Holdings Inc. (GRYN) Announces Partnership with Leading Hemp Law Firm

GRYN positioning itself for rapid growth in 2021Retaining expert counsel with innate understanding of cannabis law is necessary step as company builds highly differentiated business modelGreen Hygienics’ growth strategy includes rollout of omnichannel bricks-and-clicks program featuring multiple premium brands As Green Hygienics Holdings (OTCQB: GRYN) wraps up its first successful crop harvest and enters the wholesale retail stage of development, the company has engaged the…

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Wednesday Jan 20, 2021 - 1:59 pm

Pure Extracts Technologies Corp. (CSE: PULL) (OTC: PRXTF) (XFRA: A2QJAJ) Commences Research into Psilocybin-Based Active Treatments

Pure Extracts commences study into psilocybin-based active treatmentsStudy set to be carried out at Toronto Institute of Pharmaceutical Technology, supervised by Pure Extracts’ scientific advisor, Dr. Alexander MacGregorStudy will delve into carrying out conformity testing, stability testing for psilocybin products thereby commencing the R&D that will ultimately take place at Pure Extracts’ purpose-built research space at its facility in British ColumbiaFunctional mushroom, psychedelic drug market…

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Wednesday Jan 20, 2021 - 1:21 pm

The Alkaline Water Company Inc. (NASDAQ: WTER) (CSE: WTER) Well Positioned for Post-COVID ‘Homebody Economy’

Consumers bracing for COVID's impact into 2022 with what is being dubbed "homebody economy"Pandemic has led to demand spikes, changes in consumer supply and buying patternsWTER has seen significant market share growth; ideally positioned to continue to expand A recent survey indicates that consumers in a post-pandemic environment are likely to be cautious in their buying habits, as many expect continued impact moving into 2020;…

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Wednesday Jan 20, 2021 - 12:59 pm

CannAssist International Corp. (CNSC) Strengthens Position in Growing Sector with Exclusive Technology, Proprietary Line of CBD Products

Global cannabidiol market expected to increase almost sixfold by 2025CNSC offers powerful line of CBD products under Xceptol brandCannAssist has forecast first-year sales of $5 million, with steady sales growth moving forward With industry experts predicting the stabilization of hemp prices and a more predictable market in 2021 (, CannAssist International (OTCQB: CNSC) appears to be ideally situated in a sector forecast for remarkable growth.…

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Tuesday Jan 19, 2021 - 1:23 pm

MAZAKALI Celebrates Optimism Trend in Cannabis Markets, Anticipates Decade-defining Asset Class

Cannabis fintech marketplace innovator MAZAKALI is helping investors and issuers navigate the hurdles of an industry experiencing renewed vitalityA supportive presidential administration along with continued state-level legalization is serving as a boon to cannabis market interestsProfessional sports leagues have become increasingly friendly to player use, reducing or eliminating cannabis-related drug testing protocols and punishmentsMarket analysts forecast global revenues of $358.8 billion by 2027, an annual…

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Friday Jan 15, 2021 - 10:44 am

Gage Cannabis Co. Rapidly Expands Retail Footprint as Michigan Celebrates Legalized Recreational Marijuana’s One Year Anniversary

December 1, 2020 marked one-year anniversary since recreational marijuana use was approved for sale in MichiganRetailers have sold approximately $450 million worth of recreational marijuana products over the last year, with sales averaging $13 million per week in recent monthsGage Cannabis has leveraged upon rising growth rate through rapid store expansion, which will see its store footprint grow by over 10 locations in 2021Michigan’s governor…

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Thursday Jan 14, 2021 - 12:53 pm

PacRoots Cannabis Corp (CSE: PACR) (OTCBQ: PACRF) Announces Results of Initial Hemp CBD Harvest

PacRoots Cannabis updated investors following first successful hemp harvest derived from joint venture with Rock Creek FarmsInitial harvest yielded 105,000 lbs of biomass of exceptional quality; yield was sold in its entirety to Speakeasy Cannabis ClubHarvest was particularly remarkable given that it was produced despite region’s poor prevailing weather conditionsGlobal CBD oil, consumer health market poised to grow to value of $123.2 billion by 2027…

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Tuesday Jan 12, 2021 - 11:02 am

Health Canada Grants Selected Physicians Access to Psilocybin Mushrooms as Pure Extracts Technologies Corp. (CSE: PULL) (OTC: PRXTF) (XFRA: A2QJAJ) Dives into Functional Mushroom Market

Health Canada recently granted psilocybin testing access to selected physiciansPsilocybin mushrooms shown to help patients suffering from addiction, mental health issuesPure Extracts’ ’Pure Mushrooms’ and ‘Pure Pulls’ branded products expected to be available by end of Q1 2021 In a recent virtual townhall, Canadian Health Minister Patty Hajdu disclosed that the Canadian government has recently granted access to psilocybin or “psychedelic” mushrooms to several physicians…

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Tuesday Jan 12, 2021 - 10:39 am

The Alkaline Water Company Inc. (NASDAQ: WTER) (CSE: WTER) Positioned to Take Advantage of Growing Support, Legislative Changes

Timing of expansion into CBD market correlated with passing of 2018 Farm BillMORE Act decriminalizes marijuana, has passed the HouseReclassification of cannabis by the UN may increase medical research, impact legalization efforts globally Founded in 2012, The Alkaline Water Company (NASDAQ: WTER) (CSE: WTER) quickly earned a reputation as one of the fastest-growing and most innovative lifestyle brands. Now a leading producer of premium bottled…

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Monday Jan 11, 2021 - 11:59 am

CannAssist International Corp.’s (CNSC) Proprietary Technology Offers Superior Absorption, Efficacy

Imperial College of London review suggests that cannabis-based medicinal products offer significant relief from intractable epilepsyCNSC produces proprietary CBD products under the Xceptol brand that are created with branded Technology CiBiDinol that increases absorbability, bioavailability, shelf lifeThird-party Xceptol testing shows 300% increased gut absorption, 400% increased skin penetration when compared to mainstream CBD oil products Researchers from the Imperial College of London recently conducted a…

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Thursday Jan 07, 2021 - 1:06 pm

CannAssist International Corp. (CNSC) Flagship Brand Approved, Included by Powerful Online Platform

Acceptance of Xceptol products on RangeMe website new revenue source, increasing SKUs and access to retailersRangeMe enables retail buyers to discover innovative, emerging products; empowers suppliers to manage, grow their brandsCannAssist developed Xceptol brand to offer effective health and wellness solutions without side effects CannAssist International (OTCQB: CNSC) has announced that its flagship brand — Xceptol — has been approved and included by the distribution website…

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Wednesday Jan 06, 2021 - 1:58 pm

Pure Extracts Technologies (CSE: PULL) Draws Out Expansion Plans in Anticipation of Regulatory Changes Within Mushroom Sector

Pure Extracts Technologies Corp. has announced plans to expand, build fourth unit in dedicated towards research, development of psilocybinAnnouncement on its expansion plans come shortly after the Company revealed it plans to apply to Health Canada for a Dealer’s LicenseAward of Dealer’s License would allow Pure Extracts to cultivate, harvest and procure controlled substances and carry out research into psychedelic compounds such as psilocybin and…

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Wednesday Jan 06, 2021 - 12:54 pm

CannAssist International Corp.’s (CNSC) Proprietary CiBiDinol Technology Promises to Outperform Conventional CBD Oil for Superior Pain-Relief

Market for CBD-based pain relief products is growing rapidly, projected to reach $20 billion by 2024CNSC is a biotech company that produces fast-acting CBD products under the Xceptol brandXceptol products are formulated with exclusive technology that increases absorbability, bioavailability, shelf lifeThird-party testing on Xceptol suggests 400% increase in skin penetration, 300% increase in gut absorption when compared to regular oil-based CBD CannAssist International (OTCQB: CNSC),…

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Wednesday Dec 23, 2020 - 1:33 pm

Green Hygienics Holdings Inc. (GRYN) Is ‘One to Watch’

Green Hygienics owns the largest single USDA Certified Organic hemp farm in North America, with 824 acres of USDA Certified Organic outdoor cultivation potential and a further 400,000 square feet of greenhouse space. Green Hygienics is a real estate-backed investment with a valuation on the current farm property of $23 millionThe company has strong revenue growth potential by virtue of its acreage and ability to…

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Wednesday Dec 23, 2020 - 12:54 pm

Pure Extracts Technologies (CSE: PULL) Signs LOI with PURICA(TM) to Further Research into Mushrooms Wellness Products

Pure Extracts Technologies revealed it had recently retained global consultancy to advise on application for Dealer’s License under Health CanadaIf granted, license would allow Company to cultivate, conduct research into, commercialize controlled substancesPure Extracts also announced it recently signed LOI to further cooperation with PURICA(TM)( in field of full-spectrum mushroom-derived wellness products and co-develop CBD, mushroom product combinationsPartnership would ideally situate Company to benefit from…

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Monday Dec 21, 2020 - 1:15 pm

CannAssist International Corp. (CNSC) Engages Communications Industry Leader IBN to Share Story, Reach Millions

CNSC partners with InvestorBrandNetwork to maximize communication, refine messaging and outreach.CannAssist focused on marketing Xceptol consumer brand, which provides products featuring proprietary CiBiDinol technology.IBN brings 15-plus years of experience assisting more than 500 client partners improve communications within investment community. Recognizing the critical nature of communications to the success of a business, CannAssist International (OTCQB: CNSC) has selected to partner with InvestorBrandNetwork (“IBN”), a multifaceted financial news and…

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Monday Dec 21, 2020 - 11:02 am

Pure Extracts Technologies Corp. (CSE: PULL) Names Key Advisor; Targets Development of Mushroom Formulations

Pure Extracts is working with Dr. Alexander MacGregor on development of mushroom products, including some combined with CBD.MacGregor is widely renowned as pharmaceutical science inventor, expert in pharmaceutical technology and novel drug-delivery systems.Pure Extracts is focused on expansion of its cannabis extraction business model to include mushroom formulations. Pure Extracts Technologies (CSE: PULL) has established a key collaborative relationship with an expert in translating pharmaceutical…

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Thursday Dec 17, 2020 - 1:48 pm

Pure Extract Technologies (CSE: PULL) Provides Update on Expansion into Functional Mushrooms Sector

Pure Extracts Technologies recently provided update into its expansion into functional mushrooms sectorFunctional mushrooms have enjoyed surge in popularity as of late, are increasingly being used in wide variety of healthcare, pharmaceutical productsFunctional mushrooms sector is expected to grow to annual market value of $34.4 billion by 2024Pure Extracts plans to develop high bio-available products derived from functional mushrooms through use of its proprietary extraction…

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Wednesday Dec 16, 2020 - 3:47 pm

HempFusion Wellness Optimistic that Hemp / CBD Market Recovery is on the Horizon

HempFusion Wellness, Inc. is developing nutritional products (currently 46 on retail store shelves) that promote overall health and wellness in a variety of ways including skin care, pain relief and gut supportThe company’s products are distributed to about 4,000 retailers in all 50 states as well as some international outlets, including major food and drug retailers and big box stores mostly not available to other…

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Friday Dec 11, 2020 - 1:06 pm

CannAssist International (CNSC) Prepares to Take CBD Product Market by Storm

CannAssist International’s Xceptor Labs is active player within CBD-based product sectorGlobal CBD product market is expected to rise in value from $4.6 billion in 2018 to over $23 billion by 2025Xceptor Labs differentiating product range through use, development of proprietary CiBiDinol technologyCiBiDinol technology covers the oil soluble CBD molecule with a water soluble carrier thereby increasing its bioavailability and enabling easier absorption of productXceptor Labs…

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