Abattis Announces Sale of Hemp Glacier Water at Seattle Hempfest®, August 14 – 16, 2015
August 14, 2015 (Source: Abattis Bioceuticals Corp.) — Abattis Bioceuticals Corp., through it’s wholly-owned subsidiaries Abattis Bioceuticals International Corp. and Vergence Visionary Bioceuticals Corp., (the “Company” or “Abattis”) (OTCQX: ATTBF) (CSE: ATT), a botanical drug development company that develops and licenses natural health products, medicines, extractions and ingredients for the pharmaceutical, nutraceutical, bioceutical and cosmetic markets – some of which will contain cannabinoid compounds, would like to announce the initial sale of 10,000 units of Glacier Hemp Water produced by Abattis and cobranded for sale with Nana’s Secret Soda of Washington State.
As part of Abattis’ ongoing natural health product research and development efforts, Abattis has produced 10,000 units of Hemp-infused drinking water. The water was sold to Nana’s Secret Soda of Washington State by Vergence Visionary Bioceuticals, wholly-owned subsidiary of Abattis focused on the sales and marketing of Abattis natural health products. This initial production of hemp water is unflavored and based in pristine glacier water. The water will be sold by Nana’s Secret at Seattle’s HEMPFEST(r) this weekend, August 14 through 16; booth number 801. This Hemp Glacier Water will be further developed as a fine water brand, enhanced with Hemp, and will include flavored waters and natural food ingredients.
Further, Abattis would like to announce an amendment to their proposed private placement from up to $150,000 to up to $300,000. Under the terms of the Private Placement, Abattis will issue up to 6,000,000 Units. Each Unit will consist of one Common Share at $0.05 per share, and one full Share Purchase Warrant. One Warrant will be into one Common Share at a price of $0.09 per Common Share. The expiry date for the exercise of the Warrants will be 24 months after the closing of this Unit Offering.
Proceeds of this offering will be used for the production and sale of hemp water, product research and development, marketing, working capital and general corporate purposes.
The offering of the Units is expected to take place on or about August 15, 2015. Abattis will issue a further press release announcing when the closing has taken place. The Shares will be subject to a Canadian resale hold period expiring four months and one day from the closing.
The Board of Directors of Abattis wishes to acknowledge the support of investors who have shown confidence in the business plan that Abattis is executing in this exciting new sector of the economy and capital markets.
About Abattis Bioceuticals Corp.
Abattis is a specialty biotechnology company that aggregates, incubates, integrates and invests in the botanical drug development industry. The Company develops and licenses natural health products, medicines, extractions and ingredients for the biologics, nutraceutical, bioceutical and cosmetic markets — some of which will contain cannabinoid compounds. The Company also has an extensive pipeline of high-quality products and intellectual property for the rapidly expanding botanical drug market. We follow strict standard operating protocols, and adhere to the applicable laws of Canada and foreign jurisdictions. For more information, visit the Company’s website at:www.abattis.com.
ON BEHALF OF THE BOARD
Bill Fleming, CEO
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