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FURA Gems to Transform the Precious Colored Gemstone Market

Thursday, May 13, 2021 - 7:36pm

b'AUSTIN, Texas, May 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- FURA Gems today announced the launch of the FURA Marketing Council (FMC), a groundbreaking effort to increase the size of the gemstone market.\nFURA Gems announce launch of FURA Marketing Council, a groundbreaking effort to increase size of the gemstone market.\nThe FMC connects the precious colored gemstone supply chain and harnesses the power of a major mining company with cutters, dealers, jewelry manufacturers and retailers to promote responsibly mined gems.\n"The entire jewelry wholesale and retail industry has a billion-dollar opportunity right in front of them and they need help to tap it," explains Dev Shetty, FURA CEO.\nFURA mines exquisite emeralds from an ancient mine hidden in the lush green mountains of Colombia, stunning sapphires sourced from Australia\'s rugged Outback, and richly-colored rubies unearthed in Mozambique\'s northern highlands.\nFURA is proud to be a responsible supplier, the industry leader in benefiting both its employees and the communities where its mines are located.

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  • b'AUSTIN, Texas, May 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- FURA Gems today announced the launch of the FURA Marketing Council (FMC), a groundbreaking effort to increase the size of the gemstone market.\nFURA Gems announce launch of FURA Marketing Council, a groundbreaking effort to increase size of the gemstone market.\nThe FMC connects the precious colored gemstone supply chain and harnesses the power of a major mining company with cutters, dealers, jewelry manufacturers and retailers to promote responsibly mined gems.\n"The entire jewelry wholesale and retail industry has a billion-dollar opportunity right in front of them and they need help to tap it," explains Dev Shetty, FURA CEO.\nFURA mines exquisite emeralds from an ancient mine hidden in the lush green mountains of Colombia, stunning sapphires sourced from Australia\'s rugged Outback, and richly-colored rubies unearthed in Mozambique\'s northern highlands.\nFURA is proud to be a responsible supplier, the industry leader in benefiting both its employees and the communities where its mines are located.
  • FURA not only protects the environment surrounding its mines with enlightened water management and waste recycling, the company also reforests and reclaims the land after mining.\nDev Shetty added: "We\'re creating the future of gemstones, opening the closed world of precious gems for the first time.
  • We are funding trade support to the tune of over $2 million in just the first year launch of the FMC.\nFMC members will be leading precious colored gemstone companies around the world: the best gem cutters and dealers, the most talented jewelry manufacturers and designers, and the most inspiring retail destinations.\nMembership support includes advertising funds, expansive sales training, and layers of promotional assets for all levels of the industry.
  • Also included in the membership is consulting support from the FMC managing group, MVI Marketing , who brought the trade the Indo Argyle Diamond Council and consumer brand Champagne Diamonds.\n"It is an unusual step for a colored gemstone mining company to support their rough all the way to retail but helping the market grow in a healthy and sustainable manner has always been our goal," stated Rupak Sen, Chief Marketing Officer.\nView original content to download multimedia: http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/fura-gems-to-transform-the-preci...\n'

Muzo Unveils New Website, Campaign and Jewelry Collections in Support of The Muzo Foundation

Wednesday, May 5, 2021 - 2:05pm

The web platform features a range of new jewelry, including Muzo\xe2\x80\x99s latest signature collection, \xe2\x80\x98Nova\xe2\x80\x99 as well as an ultra-spirited capsule set from longtime collaborator, Mercedes Salazar.

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  • The web platform features a range of new jewelry, including Muzo\xe2\x80\x99s latest signature collection, \xe2\x80\x98Nova\xe2\x80\x99 as well as an ultra-spirited capsule set from longtime collaborator, Mercedes Salazar.
  • Featuring nine pieces handcrafted in Colombia, woven with raffia and gold thread and flecked with Muzo emeralds, the pieces are the perfect summer accessory.
  • Located in the Boyac\xc3\xa1 region of Colombia, the Muzo emerald mine employs more than 1,000 local men and women, contributing significantly to its economic growth.
  • The Muzo Foundation is proud to provide the local community with such resources as a free health clinic and local canteen.\nView source version on businesswire.com: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210505005149/en/\n"

Emerald Health Therapeutics Appoints Moe Jiwan as Chief Operating Officer

Tuesday, May 4, 2021 - 12:00pm

b'Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - May 4, 2021) - Emerald Health Therapeutics, Inc. (CSE: EMH) (OTCQX: EMHTF) ("Emerald")\xc2\xa0has appointed Mr. Moe Jiwan as Chief Operating Officer effective May 10th.\nMr.

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  • b'Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - May 4, 2021) - Emerald Health Therapeutics, Inc. (CSE: EMH) (OTCQX: EMHTF) ("Emerald")\xc2\xa0has appointed Mr. Moe Jiwan as Chief Operating Officer effective May 10th.\nMr.
  • Before joining Emerald, he served in senior leadership positions, including chief information officer and chief customer officer, for established cannabis and health companies, including senior roles at TerrAscend Corp and Shopper\'s Drug Mart.
  • We wish them the best in their new endeavors," said Mr. Riaz Bandali, President & Chief Executive Officer of Emerald.
  • Moe has a well-rounded perspective on the strategy and execution necessary for the next phase of Emerald\'s redefined growth plan.

Emerald Health Therapeutics Reports 2020 Year-end and Fourth Quarter Financial Results and Provides Corporate Update

Monday, May 3, 2021 - 12:10pm

Emerald hosting conference call today, May 3rd, at 10:30 am ET

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  • Additional information related to Emerald is available on its website at www.emeraldhealth.ca .\nIn 4Q20 and subsequent to the quarter, Emerald raised capital and issued shares, as well as repaid a significant debt, via the following transactions.
  • The brand offers products grown in Quebec at Emerald\'s St. Eustache facility.\nIn the fourth quarter, Emerald expanded its SYNCTM Wellness cannabis oil product line with differentiated formulations offering a range of potency and unique flavour profiles.
  • This financial measure is not a measure that has any standardized meaning prescribed by IFRS and is therefore referred to as "non-GAAP measures".
  • Non-GAAP measures used by Emerald may not be comparable to similar measures used by other companies.

The Emerald Cup 2021 and SC Labs Partner on New Data Driven Approach to Judging

Friday, April 9, 2021 - 1:34pm

Both The Emerald Cup and SC Labs hope that this new data driven approach will provide a greater understanding and appreciation for the diversity and range of cannabis chemistry and chemotypes.

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  • Both The Emerald Cup and SC Labs hope that this new data driven approach will provide a greater understanding and appreciation for the diversity and range of cannabis chemistry and chemotypes.
  • The 2021 Emerald Cup entries were placed into categories based on one of six primary terpene groups, color coded and anonymized prior to being given to judges.
  • "The Emerald Cup is revolutionizing the cannabis judging process by categorizing entries by terpene content.
  • The Emerald Cup 2021 Award Show will be broadcasted live on The Emerald Cup Festival Channel on Social Club TVthis Sunday April, 11, 2021 at 4:20PM PDT.

Emerald Organic Products Inc. Announces Corporate Name Change to Healixa, Solidifying a Position at the Tech Table

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 5:59pm

Over the past year, EMOR has cemented its status as an emerging market leader in healthtech.

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  • Over the past year, EMOR has cemented its status as an emerging market leader in healthtech.
  • Healixa represents the expanded vision of the Company to capitalize on our unique combination of talent and technology, said Ian Parker, CEO of Healixa.
  • About Emerald Organic Products Inc.
    Emerald Organic Products Inc. has recently changed its name to Healixa Inc. in the State of Nevada and continues to trade under symbol OTC: EMOR.
  • Emerald Organic Products, Inc., undertakes no obligation to publicly release any revisions to these forward-looking statements to reflect events or circumstances after the date hereof or to reflect the occurrence of unanticipated events.

Emerald Health Therapeutics to Close Greater Vancouver Production Facility

Thursday, February 18, 2021 - 9:45pm

Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - February 18, 2021) - Emerald Health Therapeutics, Inc. (TSXV: EMH) (OTCQX: EMHTF) ("Emerald") today announced that it will cease operations at its cannabis production facility in Greater Vancouver, British Columbia effective March 31, 2021 and will consider strategic alternatives for this facility.

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  • Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - February 18, 2021) - Emerald Health Therapeutics, Inc. (TSXV: EMH) (OTCQX: EMHTF) ("Emerald") today announced that it will cease operations at its cannabis production facility in Greater Vancouver, British Columbia effective March 31, 2021 and will consider strategic alternatives for this facility.
  • Approximately 10 positions will be made redundant by the closure of the Greater Vancouver production facility.
  • Emerald will continue to operate its St. Eustache and Victoria facilities as well as its separate, purpose-designed R&D facility in Greater Vancouver.
  • Such statements include: the closure of the Greater Vancouver production Facility and its impact on Emerald's business; and the implementation of Emerald's business strategy.

Sizing Up the Sectors and Going for Growth: The 28th Annual Emerald Groundhog Day Investment Forum Goes Live on February 4th

Tuesday, February 2, 2021 - 3:30pm

Join Emeralds team of 13 investment professionals and 12 presenting companies on February 4th as Emerald Asset Management presents the 28th annual Emerald Groundhog Day Investment Forum, featuring insights and analysis focused on growth-oriented investments in the year ahead.

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  • Join Emeralds team of 13 investment professionals and 12 presenting companies on February 4th as Emerald Asset Management presents the 28th annual Emerald Groundhog Day Investment Forum, featuring insights and analysis focused on growth-oriented investments in the year ahead.
  • Emeralds team will be joined by keynote speaker Michael Moe, Co-Founder & Partner, GSV Asset Management, and noted economist Joel Naroff.
  • Senior executives from companies that exemplify the trends identified by Emerald will provide insights on the state of their industries and sectors.
  • The first Emerald Groundhog Day Investment Forum was held in 1994 and has grown to become a definitive kick-off conference for investors focusing on small- and mid-cap growth companies.

Emerald Health Therapeutics Settles Outstanding Amounts

Wednesday, January 13, 2021 - 12:00pm

Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - January 13, 2021) - Emerald Health Therapeutics, Inc. (TSXV: EMH) (OTCQX: EMHTF) ("Emerald") today announced that it has settled all outstanding amounts owing to the original vendors (the "Vendors") in connection with Emerald's 2018 acquisition of Verdlite Sciences, Inc. ("Verdlite Sciences") and Verdlite Property Holdings, Inc. ("Verdlite Property" and, together with Verdlite Sciences, the "Subsidiaries").

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  • Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - January 13, 2021) - Emerald Health Therapeutics, Inc. (TSXV: EMH) (OTCQX: EMHTF) ("Emerald") today announced that it has settled all outstanding amounts owing to the original vendors (the "Vendors") in connection with Emerald's 2018 acquisition of Verdlite Sciences, Inc. ("Verdlite Sciences") and Verdlite Property Holdings, Inc. ("Verdlite Property" and, together with Verdlite Sciences, the "Subsidiaries").
  • Emerald renegotiated the terms of the payment of the outstanding amounts owing to the Vendors in 2019.
  • Emerald is pleased to announce that it has paid to the Vendors an aggregate amount of $9,000,000, fully settling all remaining amounts owing to the Vendors (including accrued interest).
  • Emerald no longer has any liability to the Vendors with respect to the purchase of the Subsidiaries.

Emerald Bioscience Reports that Superior Reduction of Intraocular Pressure of its Unique Nanoemulsion Formulation of THCVHS is Published in Peer-Reviewed Journal

Wednesday, December 16, 2020 - 1:30pm

The intriguing scenario is that THCs ability to lower intraocular pressure is already validated we know it works, based on prior human studies!

Key Points: 
  • The intriguing scenario is that THCs ability to lower intraocular pressure is already validated we know it works, based on prior human studies!
  • What is additionally and particularly notable is that our unique, synthetic bioengineered THCVHS molecule has potential capabilities that current treatments are unable to provide.
  • This is the formulation Emerald is moving forward into additional planned preclinical IND enabling studies and its planned human study.
  • Except as expressly required by law, Emerald disclaims any intent or obligation to update these forward-looking statements.