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Willow Biosciences and Cellular Goods Announce Multiyear Supply Agreement for Cannabigerol (CBG)

Thursday, June 10, 2021 - 12:00pm

VANCOUVER, BC, June 10, 2021 /PRNewswire/ - Willow Biosciences Inc.("Willow" or the "Company") (TSX:WLLW) (OTCQX: CANSF), a biotechnology company producing ultra-pure, sustainably made compounds, and Cellular Goods PLC ("Cellular Goods") (LSE: CBX), a U.K. based provider of premium consumer products based on biosynthetically made cannabinoids, are announcing today that the two companies have signed a multi-year supply agreement, whereby Willow will supply Cellular Goods with its proprietary, ultra-pure, biosynthetically produced, cannabigerol ("Willow CBG") to be used in Cellular Goods' premium cannabinoid-based skin care products to be launched in autumn of 2021.

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  • VANCOUVER, BC, June 10, 2021 /PRNewswire/ - Willow Biosciences Inc.("Willow" or the "Company") (TSX:WLLW) (OTCQX: CANSF), a biotechnology company producing ultra-pure, sustainably made compounds, and Cellular Goods PLC ("Cellular Goods") (LSE: CBX), a U.K. based provider of premium consumer products based on biosynthetically made cannabinoids, are announcing today that the two companies have signed a multi-year supply agreement, whereby Willow will supply Cellular Goods with its proprietary, ultra-pure, biosynthetically produced, cannabigerol ("Willow CBG") to be used in Cellular Goods' premium cannabinoid-based skin care products to be launched in autumn of 2021.
  • The Company's first shipment of Willow CBG to Cellular Goods is expected to arrive in July of this year.
  • Alexis Abraham, Cellular Goods Chief Executive Officer, said: "Successful products start with the best ingredients and being able to source consistent, highly-pure cannabinoids via cellular agriculture from a trusted provider like Willow is essential to our business.
  • Trevor Peters, Willow's President & Chief Executive Officer, said: "We are very excited to announce our first commercial supply agreement for CBG.

Willow® Launches New Sizing Inserts To Reach More Moms

Wednesday, June 2, 2021 - 4:35pm

The average flange size most new moms need ranges between 21- 27mm1, which Willow previously accommodated with its flange offerings.

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  • The average flange size most new moms need ranges between 21- 27mm1, which Willow previously accommodated with its flange offerings.
  • "We've listened to pumping moms who have been asking for Willow to accommodate smaller nipple sizes," said Willow Chief Marketing Officer, Sarah O'Leary.
  • "Our expanded range of sizing inserts will allow more moms to pump with a sizing product specifically designed to work optimally with Willow's unique continuous latch technology.
  • Through its life-changing technology, Willow helps moms better balance modern motherhood, allowing them to pursue their passions and purpose.

Kevin Danehy Named CEO of North America at Willow

Wednesday, April 28, 2021 - 6:16pm

In my role at Brookfield, I had the opportunity to work with a number of different technology businesses but I see Willow as particularly unique in this space.

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  • In my role at Brookfield, I had the opportunity to work with a number of different technology businesses but I see Willow as particularly unique in this space.
  • Willow is placed at the centre of a technology shift for the built world and will fundamentally transform the future of real assets.
  • "\nJoshua Ridley, Global CEO said "Kevin brings a wealth of experience in the North American market and shares our vision to digitize the built world.
  • Willow has a strong reputation for both vision and execution, and Kevin possesses both in spades.

Willow Gears Up for Massive Growth In 2021 with Three Strategic Hires

Wednesday, February 3, 2021 - 2:00pm

"Willow has grown significantly year-over-year, and we're thrilled to push our brand even further in 2021 with the introduction of five new offerings.

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  • "Willow has grown significantly year-over-year, and we're thrilled to push our brand even further in 2021 with the introduction of five new offerings.
  • As CPO, Judkins brings his innovation, design and hardware + software development expertise to help expand Willow's portfolio of product offerings.
  • O'Leary's role as CMO is focused on driving growth for Willow, as the company evolves from an ecommerce innovator to an omnichannel brand.
  • Jim joined Willow from GoDaddy, where he led Finance Transformation as GoDaddy helped over 20 million small businesses stay open in 2020.

Willow® Partners with The Motherly Shop to Expand Its DTC Offerings

Tuesday, November 17, 2020 - 1:00pm

"Willow continues on a path of growth by adding The Motherly Shop as our eighth distribution partner just in the last year," says Willow Chief Marketing Officer, Sarah O'Leary.

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  • "Willow continues on a path of growth by adding The Motherly Shop as our eighth distribution partner just in the last year," says Willow Chief Marketing Officer, Sarah O'Leary.
  • Moms, and those shopping for new and expecting moms, can expect to find Willow's most coveted products at The Motherly Shop.
  • Founded in 2014, Willow forever changed the way women pump with the world's first quiet all-in-one, in-bra wearable breast pump.
  • Motherly partners with experts, influencers and users to deliver snackable, personalized content in a voice and presentation Millennial women can rely on and relate to.

Willow Biosciences Reports Third Quarter 2020 Results and Operational Update

Friday, November 13, 2020 - 2:36am

In the coming months and quarters, the Company will be selecting its first manufacturing location and partner to start commercial production.

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  • In the coming months and quarters, the Company will be selecting its first manufacturing location and partner to start commercial production.
  • Willow is seeing significant interest from multiple jurisdictions for CBG, as well as other cannabinoids Willow is developing manufacturing processes for.
  • Given the scalability of biosynthetic production via fermentation, Willow has the capacity to significantly ramp up production to both meet demand and lower per unit production costs.
  • Projected operational information contains forward-looking information and is based on a number of material assumptions and factors, as are set out above.

Macedonian Film Festival: Saturday, October 24 and Sunday, October 25, 2020

Friday, October 16, 2020 - 1:59am

TORONTO, Oct. 15, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The 15th Annual, 2020 Macedonian Film Festival (MFF) Toronto proudly announces a virtual film festival.

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  • TORONTO, Oct. 15, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The 15th Annual, 2020 Macedonian Film Festival (MFF) Toronto proudly announces a virtual film festival.
  • We are taking the 15th Annual 2020 Macedonian Film Festival online since Covid-19 makes an in-person film festival impossible.
  • We were fortunate enough to secure the film WILLOW (Vrba) by Academy Award nominated Director/Screenwriter Milcho Manchevski.
  • Tickets for our virtual film festival will be $12 for each film and they will be available for 48 hours.

Willow Biosciences Partners with Researchers at the University of Lethbridge and University of Calgary to Study Effects Of Non-Psychoactive Cannabinoids on Pain, Inflammation and Depression

Thursday, October 8, 2020 - 11:00am

To support the research, Willow will be providing four different, non-plant derived cannabinoids for use in the study, which is set to begin in the fourth quarter of 2020.

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  • To support the research, Willow will be providing four different, non-plant derived cannabinoids for use in the study, which is set to begin in the fourth quarter of 2020.
  • Keith Sharkey, professor and Christophe Altier, associate professor, in the Department of Physiology and Pharmacology at the University of Calgary's Cumming School of Medicine.
  • "Willow is excited to be supporting research on the effects of cannabinoids that could ultimately have an impact on human health" said Trevor Peters, Willow's Chief Executive Officer.
  • Mr. Peters notes, "Supporting this team allows Willow to give back to the community and impactfully support the development of medical advancements.

Willow Biosciences begins producing cannabigerol (CBG) in a laboratory

Friday, September 18, 2020 - 10:00am

On September 14, 2020 Willow BioSciences (WLLW.T) announcedthat Trevor Peters, President and CEO, will present live at Life Sciences Investor Forum on Thursday, September 17th.

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  • On September 14, 2020 Willow BioSciences (WLLW.T) announcedthat Trevor Peters, President and CEO, will present live at Life Sciences Investor Forum on Thursday, September 17th.
  • On September 8, 2020 Willow announced that it will receive advisory services and conditional funding from the National Research Council of Canada Industrial Research Assistance Program.
  • Willow expects to be the first company to biosynthetically manufacture cannabinoids, using"a proprietary yeast strain laboratory process" to produce commercial quantities of CBD and CBG.
  • On August 14, 2020 Willow Biosciences announced that it expedited its 500-litre pilot program to Q3 2020 from Q4 2020.

BC Cricket Championship: A thrilling and an exciting action packed August awaits for millions of cricket fans as Cricket comes alive in Canada

Saturday, August 1, 2020 - 3:00pm

The event is organised by BC Sports Promotion Inc and approved by the British Colombia Cricket Council.

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  • The event is organised by BC Sports Promotion Inc and approved by the British Colombia Cricket Council.
  • The Final will be played on 13th August 2020, at 09.00 am - Canada Time ( 09.30 pm - Indian Time ).
  • The objective of the event is to bring cricket back for the cricket fans, boost local talent and the cricket of Canada.
  • Fans would get to witness the BC Cricket Championship live on One Sports, India and Willow TV in Canada, the channel partners for the respective countries.