MYM Nutraceuticals (CSE:MYM) has announced that it has entered into an exclusive agreement to acquire 100 percent interest of the brand “HempMed”, a developer and marketer of Hemp CBD extract, and oil infused nutraceutical products.
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The transaction is valued at over $1,000,000, all in stock. The fast growing HempMed brand is expected to do sales in excess of $1,400,000 in the next 12 months. MYM has plans to build a new high capacity production facility for HempMed that will increase its sales capacity to handle more than $10,000,000 per year. Further, MYM will open new markets and build an effective online retail strategy for the already popular HempMed brand.
The CBD nutraceutical market is growing rapidly worldwide due to an explosion of consumer interest and impressive medical studies on the benefits of high quality hemp CBD products. A recent Forbes magazine article estimated that the CBD market will grow to a $2.1 billion market in consumer sales by 2020 with $450 million of those sales coming from hemp-based sources. That’s a 700% increase from 2016.
“This is an incredible opportunity for MYM,” commented Jonathon Fiteni, CEO of MYM, “The HempMed team have many years of experience in research, development and over 25 years experience in sales and marketing in Canada, the USA and Worldwide markets. Their experience is invaluable to MYM and its future growth plans and desire to be the leading CBD brand worldwide.”
The current HempMed product line currently consists of over 20 Hemp products and plan to launch several more groundbreaking products over the next 12 months as a direct result of the transaction. MYM plans on expanding HempMed’s existing distribution network which consists of over 60 retail outlets and online sales portals across Canada, the USA, and Internationally. Furthermore, MYM plans to build a brand-new, robust eCommerce website to drive online sales. The current Product line includes signature tinctures, concentrates and oils, edibles, vape products and a line of fast growing pet CBD products which will join the multi-billion-dollar pet market.
American cannabis sales hit US$17.5 billion in 2020, a research group’s new study shows.
Meanwhile, a Canadian cannabis producer began offering CBD beverages in the US, another move that shows how interested Canadians are in the overall US cannabis market at the moment.
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As investors continue to prioritize cannabis opportunities in the US, market watchers expect mergers and acquisitions (M&A) to play a role in the future for Canadian companies.
A consolidation trend has been expected in the Canadian cannabis space for some time now based on the size of the market compared to the number of operations in the country.
BioHarvest Sciences Inc. Unveils the Unique Polyphenolic Content of Its Upcoming Olive-Based Nutraceutical
The product will include polyphenols known to have significant health benefits.
BioHarvest Sciences Inc. (CSE: BHSC) (“BioHarvest” or the “Company”) has reached an important milestone in its development program of additional Nutraceuticals. The olive-based Nutraceutical product scheduled for market availability in the second half of 2022 will contain the following unique matrix of polyphenols: hydroxytyrosol, trosol, and verbascoside. These compounds are the major polyphenols in naturally grown olives and are responsible for the high antioxidant activity of olives and olive oil. Importantly, the BioHarvest olive-based Nutraceutical product will provide all the benefits of olives and olive oil with a low calorie count per serving.
Cresco Labs (CSE:CL) (OTCQX:CRLBF) (“Cresco” or the “Company”), one of the largest vertically integrated multistate cannabis operators in the United States, announced today that it will report financial results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31 st , 2020 on Thursday March 25 th , 2021 before the market opens.
The Company will host a conference call and webcast to discuss its financial results and provide investors with key business highlights on Thursday March 25 th , 2021 at 8:30am Eastern Time (7:30am Central Time).