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HCMC Takes Steps to Enter the Medical Marijuana Industry in Florida

HCMC Takes Steps to Enter the Medical Marijuana Industry in Florida PR Newswire HOLLYWOOD, Fla., March 24, 2017 HOLLYWOOD, Fla., March 24, 2017 /PRNewswire/ – Healthier Choices Management Corp. (OTC Pink: HCMC) today announced that it has engaged 3 firms specializing in the marijuana industry to assist in obtaining Medical Marijuana licensure in Florida.  Two of the engagements […]

Swedish Match Publishes Annual Report for 2016

Swedish Match Publishes Annual Report for 2016 PR Newswire STOCKHOLM, Mar 24, 2017 STOCKHOLM, Mar 24, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Swedish Match’s annual report for 2016 has been published and is available at the Group’s website, www.swedishmatch.com/annual-reports. The printed version of the annual report will be distributed during the week commencing April 3, 2017, to shareholders […]

VPR Brands, LP is excited to release its new limited edition ProBox Kit

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., March 21, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — VPR Brands, LP (OTC PINK:VPRB) proudly introduces The Honey Stick limited edition ProBox kit, the all-in-one arsenal for everything herb, oil or wax related. The ProBox is the anything, anywhere, portable, mobile, stay home or travel kit and is the ultimate cannabis connoisseur dream kit. “Even if […]

Organic Tobacco Market: Roll-Your-Own Tobacco Segment Anticipated to Register Significant CAGR over the Forecast Period: Global Industry Analysis and Opportunity Assessment, 2016-2026

Organic Tobacco Market: Roll-Your-Own Tobacco Segment Anticipated to Register Significant CAGR over the Forecast Period: Global Industry Analysis and Opportunity Assessment, 2016-2026 PR Newswire LONDON, March 20, 2017 LONDON, March 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Smoking segment is predicted to create more absolute $ opportunity as compared to the smokeless segment Organic tobacco is majorly used […]

ClearWay Minnesota(SM) grants to fund research projects, local tobacco prevention advocacy

ClearWay Minnesota(SM) grants to fund research projects, local tobacco prevention advocacy Fourteen new grants will fund work around Minnesota PR Newswire MINNEAPOLIS, March 20, 2017 MINNEAPOLIS, March 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ – Last week, the ClearWay Minnesota Board of Directors approved 14 grants to fund research and local policy advocacy around tobacco issues. An independent nonprofit organization […]

Frisco Vapor Launches Method Cali Berry E-Liquid with Next Generation Labs’ TFN Nicotine®

SAN DIEGO, March 20, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Today Frisco Vapor – three-time award winning e-liquid company – announces the launch of its newest line, Method, in partnership with Next Generation Labs. Method is the first Frisco Vapor brand to be crafted with TFN Nicotine® and is available today in the first of many flavors […]

VaporFi Arlington Throws Bash for One Year Anniversary Celebration

VaporFi Arlington Throws Bash for One Year Anniversary Celebration PR Newswire ARLINGTON, Texas, March 17, 2017 ARLINGTON, Texas, March 17, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — VaporFi is pleased to announce that it will host a grand One Year Anniversary celebration on March 18, 2017 from 4pm-8pm for its store located at 2150 E Lamar Blvd Arlington, TX […]

ML Capital Group Announces Platinum Highlife Tours as The First Luxury Tour Operator for The Global $6.7 Billon Cannabis Market

ML Capital Group Announces Platinum Highlife Tours as The First Luxury Tour Operator for The Global $6.7 Billon Cannabis Market PR Newswire MIAMI, March 17, 2017 MIAMI, March 17, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — ML Capital Group, Inc. (USOTC: MLCG) today announced the launch of Platinum High Life Tours, a luxury tour operator serving the burgeoning $6.7 […]

The Bright Cell’s Scala Brand Leverages Next Generation Labs’ TFN Nicotine®

SAN DIEGO, March 17, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The Bright Cell, a leading e-cigarette and vaping company in South Korea, has partnered with Next Generation Labs to captivate the growing female vape market in Korea with the October 2016 launch of its Scala e-liquid brand. Developed with Next Generation Labs’ TFN Nicotine® – a test-verified […]

Namaste to carry Vapir Vaporizers globally through its online shops

Namaste to carry Vapir Vaporizers globally through its online shops PR Newswire SANTA CLARA, Calif., March 14, 2017 SANTA CLARA, Calif., March 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ – Vapir Enterprises Inc., (OTCQB: VAPI) (“Vapir” or the “Company”) www.vapir.com, has announced that its line of premium vaporizers – including the new Vapir Pen – will be available globally through […]

$3.5 Million to make smoking cessation more affordable for Ontarians

$3.5 Million to make smoking cessation more affordable for Ontarians Canada NewsWire OTTAWA, March 14, 2017 OTTAWA, March 14, 2017 /CNW/ – The University of Ottawa Heart Institute, in collaboration with Lakehead University’s Moving on to Being Free program, has been awarded $3.5 million to implement a new and innovative program that seeks to deliver […]

Proposed BAT acquisition of RAI clears U.S. antitrust hurdle

Proposed BAT acquisition of RAI clears U.S. antitrust hurdle PR Newswire WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., March 9, 2017 WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., March 9, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Reynolds American Inc. (NYSE: RAI) and British American Tobacco p.l.c. (BAT) (LSE: BATS) announced today that the waiting period under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976 relating to BAT’s proposed acquisition of […]

New Report Highlights the Risks of Non-Cigarette Nicotine Products

New Report Highlights the Risks of Non-Cigarette Nicotine Products Report Features Comprehensive Recommendations for Local, State, and Federal Policymakers PR Newswire NEW YORK, March, 8, 2017 NEW YORK, March, 8, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ – A new report published today by The National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse, Beyond Cigarettes: The Risks of Non-Cigarette Nicotine Products and Implications […]

ML Capital Group Inaugural Denver 420 Cannabis Tour Sells Out, Adding to Record 2017 One Million Dollar Annual Sales Pace

ML Capital Group Inaugural Denver 420 Cannabis Tour Sells Out, Adding to Record 2017 One Million Dollar Annual Sales Pace PR Newswire MIAMI, March 7, 2017 MIAMI, March 7, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — ML Capital Group, Inc. (USOTC: MLCG) today announced that the Company has sold out its first ever luxury cannabis tour scheduled around the […]

Advisory: RAI and employees donated $13 million to nonprofits in 2016

Advisory: RAI and employees donated $13 million to nonprofits in 2016 PR Newswire WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., March 7, 2017 WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., March 7, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Reynolds American Inc. (NYSE: RAI) has announced the following:  “Reynolds American and its employees donated $13 million to nonprofits in 2016.”  Go to RAI’s website, www.reynoldsamerican.com, to read the full release. […]

Share Capital Amendment for Wee-Cig International Corporation

NEW YORK, March 06, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Wee-Cig International Corporation (OTCPK:WCIG) announces that a majority of the shareholders entitled to vote on such matters, approved a one-for-ten (1:10) reverse split of the Company’s issued and outstanding common stock with $0.0001 par value per share. There was no change to the authorized capital of the […]

Global E-Cigarette Market 2017-2022: Growing Health Awareness, Advancement in Electronic Device Technology, Smoke & Ash Less Vaping – Research and Markets

Global E-Cigarette Market 2017-2022: Growing Health Awareness, Advancement in Electronic Device Technology, Smoke & Ash Less Vaping – Research and Markets PR Newswire DUBLIN, Mar 06, 2017 DUBLIN, Mar 06, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Research and Markets has announced the addition of the “Global E-Cigarette Market Size, Share, Development, Growth and Demand Forecast to 2022” report […]

Madvapes Registers Products With Europe TPD!

Madvapes Registers Products With Europe TPD! MADVAPES PRODUCTS COMPLY WITH THE EUROPEAN TOBACCO PRODUCTS DIRECTIVE Vaping Franchisor Expands Global Regulatory Compliance! PR Newswire MOORESVILLE, N.C., March 4, 2017 MOORESVILLE, N.C., March 4, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Madvapes, a leading retailer in electronic cigarettes and producer of premium e-liquids, has successfully registered 86 e-liquid products to comply […]

Music, Glamour and the Most Exclusive Montecristo Star in the Closing of 19th Habano Festival

Music, Glamour and the Most Exclusive Montecristo Star in the Closing of 19th Habano Festival Canada NewsWire HAVANA, March 4, 2017 HAVANA, March 4, 2017 /CNW/ – Theevent included the presentation of the Línea 1935. Ara Malikian provided the music and artistic virtuosity during the Gala Evening  A total of1.265.000 euros were raised at the traditional Humidores […]

Music, Glamour and the Most Exclusive Montecristo Star in the Closing of 19th Habano Festival

Music, Glamour and the Most Exclusive Montecristo Star in the Closing of 19th Habano Festival PR Newswire HAVANA, March 4, 2017 HAVANA, March 4, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Theevent included the presentation of theLínea 1935. Ara Malikian provided the music and artistic virtuosity during the Gala Evening  A total of1.265.000 euros were raised at the traditional […]

Vapor Corp. Announces Corporate Name Change To “Healthier Choices Management Corp.”

Vapor Corp. Announces Corporate Name Change To “Healthier Choices Management Corp.” PR Newswire HOLLYWOOD, Fla., March 3, 2017 HOLLYWOOD, Fla., March 3, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Vapor Corp. (OTC Pink: VPCO) (“Vapor” or the “Company”) announced today that it has changed its corporate name to Healthier Choices Management Corp. to reflect its focus on managing healthy […]

Truth Initiative and Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids: FDA/Santa Fe Natural Tobacco Agreement Fails to Protect the Public from Misleading Claims and Imagery on Natural American Spirit Cigarettes

Truth Initiative and Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids: FDA/Santa Fe Natural Tobacco Agreement Fails to Protect the Public from Misleading Claims and Imagery on Natural American Spirit Cigarettes PR Newswire WASHINGTON, March 2, 2017 WASHINGTON, March 2, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ – Truth Initiative and the Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids today criticized as wholly inadequate an agreement reached between […]

Quai D’Orsay Marks the Mid-Point of the XIX Habano Festival

Quai D’Orsay Marks the Mid-Point of the XIX Habano Festival PR Newswire HAVANA, March 2, 2017 HAVANA, March 2, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — The Quai D‘Orsay brand takes centre stage, marking a new and promising phase starting with an image redesign and the release of two newvitolas   This year the Alianza Habanos brought together two […]

ClearWay Minnesota(SM) Releases Request for Information for Marketing Agency

ClearWay Minnesota(SM) Releases Request for Information for Marketing Agency Responses due March 24 PR Newswire MINNEAPOLIS, March 1, 2017 MINNEAPOLIS, March 1, 2017 /PRNewswire/ – ClearWay Minnesota is releasing a Request for Information (RFI) to identify a marketing agency to begin work in January 2018. Details about responding to this RFI can be found on the […]

PMI® at 57.7%; February Manufacturing ISM® Report On Business®; New Orders, Production and Employment Growing; Supplier Deliveries Slowing; Inventories Growing

PMI® at 57.7%; February Manufacturing ISM® Report On Business®; New Orders, Production and Employment Growing; Supplier Deliveries Slowing; Inventories Growing PR Newswire TEMPE, Ariz., March 1, 2017 TEMPE, Ariz., March 1, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Economic activity in the manufacturing sector expanded in February, and the overall economy grew for the 93rd consecutive month, say the […]