Tobacco

SOL Global Provides Interim Unaudited Financials for the Second Quarter Ended May 2021

Friday, July 30, 2021 - 12:52pm

SOL Global Investments Corp. ("SOL Global" or the "Company") (CSE: SOL) (OTCPK: SOLCF) (Frankfurt: 9SB) is pleased to provide its investors with unaudited financials for the second quarter ended May 31, 2021, and other highlights for the interim period.

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  • SOL Global Investments Corp. ("SOL Global" or the "Company") (CSE: SOL) (OTCPK: SOLCF) (Frankfurt: 9SB) is pleased to provide its investors with unaudited financials for the second quarter ended May 31, 2021, and other highlights for the interim period.
  • For the six-months ended May 31, 2021, the Company recorded a positive net income of $272.8 million VS six-months ended May 31, 2020, of $4.2 million.
  • Total gain from investments totalled $327.5 million for the six-months ended May 31, 2021, compared to $27.4 million for the six-months ended May 31, 2020.
  • In March 2021, SOL Global participated in a private placement for Cansortium Inc. (CSE:TIUM.U) (OTCQX: CNTMF) for US$2.5 million.

US Smokeless Tobacco, E-Vapour Products and Heated Tobacco Market 2021: Slowdown in Growth for Non Cig-a-Like Closed Systems - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Friday, July 30, 2021 - 10:13am

The "Smokeless Tobacco, E-Vapour Products and Heated Tobacco in the US" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

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  • The "Smokeless Tobacco, E-Vapour Products and Heated Tobacco in the US" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • Moist snuff, particularly the dynamic portion US-style moist snuff, recorded a notable spike in demand during 2020 due to many factors driving other categories' growth.
  • The Smokeless Tobacco, E-Vapour Products and Heated Tobacco in USA report offers a comprehensive guide to the size and shape of the market at a national level.
  • Non cig-a-like closed systems to return to growth, while heated tobacco will continue to record impressive performance

Lazarus Naturals Launches Its New Sleep Collection Introducing CBN

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 2:00pm

The company recently announced its Sleep Collection , introducing the addition of CBNknown to improve sleep and reduce pain.

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  • The company recently announced its Sleep Collection , introducing the addition of CBNknown to improve sleep and reduce pain.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210729005311/en/
    The new Sleep Collection features Sleep Tincture, Sleep Capsules and Sleep + Melatonin Capsules (Photo: Business Wire)
    It has always been our goal to provide innovative products that are effective, said Sequoia Price-Lazarus, CEO and founder of Lazarus Naturals.
  • Sleep Capsules These capsules are designed for everyday use to target and reduce restlessness and encourage a full nights sleep.
  • Like all Lazarus Naturals offerings, the Sleep Collection products are third-party tested for potency, pesticides and heavy metals.

Republic Tobacco Rebrands as Republic Brands, Establishes New Vision to Meet Demands of the Evolving Roll-Your-Own Market

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 1:08pm

Republic Brands has changed its name to propel its brand portfolio and introduce new product offerings to address the rapidly growing rolling and make-your-own market.

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  • Republic Brands has changed its name to propel its brand portfolio and introduce new product offerings to address the rapidly growing rolling and make-your-own market.
  • Formerly Republic Tobacco, Republic Brands is the global leader in all-natural rolling papers and premium accessories for the roll-your-own (RYO) and make-your-own (MYO) markets.
  • The worlds leading rolling company, Republic Brands holds the most extensive portfolio in the category including OCB, JOB, e-z wider, DRUM, Premier, Gambler and TOP brands.
  • With its wide-reaching distribution network across 120 countries, Republic Brands operates seven manufacturing facilities across North America and Europe.

Top 100 Hip Hop Artist, Soulja Boy, Launches Soulja Exotics™ in Collaboration With Grizzly Peak™, California’s Premium Indoor Grow Cannabis Company

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 4:05pm

For the initial launch, a limited quantity of 3.5 gram Grizzly Peak Soulja Exotics will be at exclusive legal cannabis dispensaries in California.

Key Points: 
  • For the initial launch, a limited quantity of 3.5 gram Grizzly Peak Soulja Exotics will be at exclusive legal cannabis dispensaries in California.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210729005097/en/
    Top 100 hip hop artist, Soulja Boy, launches Soulja Exotics in collaboration with Grizzly Peak, California's premium indoor growing cannabis company.
  • (Photo: Business Wire)
    For years, Ive been looking for a premium cannabis company to bring my product to market, said Draco.
  • Grizzly Peak grows their medicinal quality cannabis indoors in coco fiber giving it a smooth inhale and exhale.

New Truth Initiative Study Finds That E-Cigarette Use Increases Odds Of Youth Using Cigars, Little Cigars Or Cigarillos (CLCCs)

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 5:47pm

This study is the first to find that using e-cigarettes strongly predicts future use of cigars, little cigars or cigarillos (CLCCs) and flavored CLCCsproducts thatpresent the same health risks as combustible cigarettes.

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  • This study is the first to find that using e-cigarettes strongly predicts future use of cigars, little cigars or cigarillos (CLCCs) and flavored CLCCsproducts thatpresent the same health risks as combustible cigarettes.
  • This group had 2.5x higher odds of using flavored CLCCs compared to non-flavored CLCCs.
  • Flavors, including menthol, are a key factor in hooking youth and young adults on tobacco products.
  • In 2020, 82.9% of youth who vape used flavored e-cigarettes, including 84.7% of high school users and 73.9% of middle school users.

Lawsuit Against WorldMark Proceeds As California Court Again Denies Attempts To Dismiss

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 1:00pm

PALM SPRINGS, Calif., July 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- In R. Bolin, C. Allen V. WorldMark, et al.

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  • PALM SPRINGS, Calif., July 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- In R. Bolin, C. Allen V. WorldMark, et al.
  • "There is a definite pattern emerging," says Attorney Sussman.
  • "He also promised they were purchasing an 'elite' package which would grant them priority access to their desired Hawaii vacation.
  • Furthermore, they claim they remain unable to sell their timeshare despite repeated attempts.

PeakBirch Logic Announces the Acquisition of Stul Ltd

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 12:00pm

Acquisition Accelerates Goal to Expand Cannabis Sales in the U.K. Market

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  • Acquisition Accelerates Goal to Expand Cannabis Sales in the U.K. Market
    PeakBirch announces the acquisition of Stul Ltd. and its brand Hot Box Herb, a leading Headshop in Chelmsford, Essex.
  • VANCOUVER, BC, July 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -PeakBirch Logic Inc. (CSE: PKB) (FSE: KYH2) (OTCQB: KTNNF) ("PeakBirch" or the "Company") is pleased to announce the closing of the acquisition (the "Acquisition") of Stul Ltd. ("Stul" or the "Seller"), located in London, United Kingdom.
  • As part of the Acquisition, PeakBirch acquired Hot Box Herb, a leading brick and mortar cannabis accessory shop (a headshop) and e-commerce website.
  • With the acquisition of Stul, PeakBirch will receive 350K GBP in working capital which includes approximately 150K GBP in inventory, including shisha, tobacco and pipes, cannabis accessories, high-end designer bongs, and CBD.