WASHINGTON, DC — Americans for Safe Access (ASA), a non-profit organization promoting safe and legal access to medical cannabis since 2002, and Releaf App, an experience tracking tool for cannabis patients, have announced a partnership to empower medical cannabis patients and establish a new class of like-minded U.S. medical cannabis dispensaries. The partnership aims to elevate the patient experience […]
Washington, DC (PRWEB) November 11, 2011
Hi*T Global LLC, manufacturers and marketers of Hi*T, the worlds finest and most refreshing certified organic hemp tea beverage have announced distribution partnerships with two New York-based beverage distributors; McGraith Beverages/High Peak Distributing LLC of New York and Rocco J. Testani Distributors of Binghamton, NY.
Through these agreements, Hi*T will now be available at supermarkets, convenience stores, health food retailers and more throughout New York State. The partnerships come on the heels of the company’s recent announcement that B.K. Miller Company, Inc. Master Distributor of Temple Hills, MD., was selected as the brand’s master distributors for the Capital Region (Maryland, Virginia and Washington, DC).
“We were excited to add Hi*T to our portfolio due to the large number of 18-24 year-old consumers throughout Central New York looking for a fresh new beverage that fits their lifestyle,” said Joseph Testani Jr., of Rocco J. Testani Distributors of Binghamton, NY.
“Mr. Newman’s talents for promotion and marketing combined with our distribution expertise will result in significant volume for us and our customers throughout the Tri-State Region,” said Tom McGraith, President of McGraith Beverages/High Peak Distributing LLC of New York.
Newman, who guided Riddick Bowe to the Undisputed World Heavyweight Championship of Boxing said of Hi*T, the WORLD’S ORIGINAL USDA CERTIFIED ORGANIC HEMP TEA BEVERAGE, “this incredible drink will soon become the undisputed heavyweight champion of iced tea. “The task of providing hemp tea in a can, and getting it certified USDA Organic was an awesome challenge. But now that this product is on store shelves, consumers have the freedom to sip a hit of pleasure at their leisure.”
Hi*T, developed by Amsterdam-based international businessman Paul Tisera is expected to highly benefit from the promotional, marketing and management expertise of Mr. Newman, who discovered it on a trip to Bermuda where he was hosting Alicia Keys and Beyonce as performers at the 2008 Bermuda Music Festival of which he was the Executive Producer.
Hi*T, the original USDA certified organic hemp beverage is manufactured and marketed by Hi*T GLOBAL, LLC. It’s experienced executive team includes; world-renowned entrepreneur and humanitarian Rock Newman (http://www.rocknewman.com); international beverage industry entrepreneur Paul Tisera; Entrepreneurial Restaurateur Bernard E. Brooks, Jr., and Public Relations/Sports Marketing guru Howard Dolgon. For additional information visit http://www.hi-t.me.
Here are a few little known facts about hemp (for more visit http://www.hi-t.me/index.php/history-of-the-hemp-plant)
The oldest relic of human industry is hemp fabric dating back to 8,000 BC
The ancient Hebrews used holy anointing oils made of hemp seed to anoint priest, Kings and Prophets
Unlike cotton and other fibers, hemp requires no pesticides and grows everywhere
George Washington and Thomas Jefferson were hemp farmers
The Declaration of Independence is printed on hemp paper.
The active ingredients in Hi*T are; Water, Hemp Seed Syrup* (4.3%) (Cane Sugar, Water, Natural Flavors, Acidifier: Citric Acid), Cane Sugar, Lemon Juice Concentrate, Extract of Green Tea (0.08%), Extract of Black Tea (0.06%), Antioxidant: L-Ascorbic Acid. Pasteurized from Organic farming. Hi*T will not produce a positive result for THC in blood, urine or hair tests.
# # #
ATLANTA, GA and COLORADO SPRINGS, CO (PRWEB) May 19, 2015
Cannafit.club™, the developers of the first national health, wellness, fitness and nutrition platform integrating the responsible use of cannabis within an overall healthy lifestyle, announced today that it has partnered with Realm of Caring (“RoC”), the nationally recognized non-profit organization formed to provide a better quality of life for those affected by disorders and diseases through the use of concentrated cannabinoid extracts.
The partnership provides the full Cannafit.club platform to RoC clients nationwide, giving them access to more than 5,000 recipes with nutritional values; dosage tracking; exercise and calorie burn tracker; shopping lists; and more that together will help RoC patients suffering from disorders and diseases such as Cancer, MS, HIV/AIDS, Epilepsy, Parkinson’s, PTSD and more to incorporate their cannabis use into an overall fit and healthy lifestyle. Cannafit.club will be integrated with leading fitness trackers such as Fitbit® , Withings connected health products and RunKeeper to seamlessly track and adjust individual calorie intake in the Cannafit program.
“We are absolutely thrilled to be partnering with Cannafit, as it’s a revolutionary idea whose time has come to help suffering patients as well as fitness-minded individuals using cannabis to achieve better overall health and wellness,” said Heather Jackson, executive director of Realm of Caring. “The use of cannabis is just one component to bettering the quality of life for our clients, but ultimately it’s also about an overall healthier lifestyle that includes diet, exercise, awareness and encouragement – and Cannafit.club helps to deliver that in an easy, fun and interactive way. Cannafit is the perfect gift we can give our clients to compliment our efforts.”
Cannafit.club’s engine is powered by a leading B2B health and wellness platform that has been used by more than 5 million people and has been in the general market for more than 15 years. By incorporating more than 100 cannabis-infused recipes specifically along with cannabis-infused ingredient substitutions, Cannafit.club users can make delicious, healthy meals and snacks as well as get guidance and support to lead a fit and balanced lifestyle.
“We’re equally thrilled and honored to be partnering with such a worthy and worthwhile organization like the Realm of Caring,” said Jenifer Ford, co-founder and president of Cannafit. “They are a shining beacon of hope for individuals of all ages suffering from ailments that are not only life debilitating but also life threatening. Comprehensive community care and treatment is not only a shared passion but also central to what we’re doing. “
“Cannabis as a medicine and the general acceptance of cannabis nationally is a trend that warrants new ways of thinking in how we achieve our health and wellness goals,” added Ford. “Cannabis alone isn’t a panacea when it comes to treatment – it really is about making a concerted effort in changing one’s lifestyle. Our platform not only helps deliver these valuable tools, but it also offers Realm of Caring an invaluable asset that builds community and encourages individuals to stay connected and engaged in order to continue learning and get the support they need.”
Cannafit.club is expected to launch in the Fall of 2015 and will be private labeled for Realm of Caring clients and accessed via any web-enabled device, including mobile.
Cannafit delivers the industry’s first online health, wellness, nutrition and fitness platform incorporating cannabis as part of a fit and healthy lifestyle. The Company’s offering, Cannafit.club, allows cannabis business owners, including physician practices, dispensaries, edible & extract manufacturers, retailers and more to offer their own, co-branded online health and wellness platform. By offering Cannafit.club to their patients and consumers, Cannabis business owners can evangelize a “we care” message to end users as well as to their community and local government. More information can be found at http://www.cannafit.club.
About Realm of Caring
The Realm of Caring is a 501c3 non-profit organization that has been formed to provide a better quality of life for those affected by disorders and diseases, including but not limited to, Cancer, MS, HIV/AIDS, Epilepsy, Parkinson’s, through the use of concentrated cannabinoid extracts. Each client’s progress is monitored through an Institutional Review Board (IRB) approved observational research study. Through the observational research studies, the Realm of Caring is able to educate the general public as to the positive effects of cannabinoid supplements. The organization’s advocacy work has been featured in media outlets across the country including the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Time, NBC and two CNN specials hosted by Dr. Sanjay Gupta. More information can be found at http://www.theroc.us
Related Cannabis Press Releases
Palm Beach Gardens, FL (PRWEB) March 19, 2013
Emerging chia energy mix, Saquito Mix LLC will now be donating 1 percent of its sales revenue to the non-profit organization Barefoot Seeds in order to help in their efforts to provide water, legal and heirloom seed agricultural services to the Tarahumara people of Mexico.
“The Tarahumara are the source of inspiration for our chia seed based energy food product and we want to express our gratitude to them in this small way” says Jonathan Carroll, chief business officer at Saquito MIx LLC. The founders of Saquito learned about the Tarahumara and their use of chia seed for endurance running in Christopher McDougall’s best selling book Born To Run, and saw the opportunity to develop an energy food that not only incorporated chia seed but also made use of one of the traditional methods of use by the Tarahumara, as a loose mixture in a small pouch. Saquito Mix LLC calls their product a chia energy mix, a product that consists of chia and hemp seeds along with a variety of other natural superfoods, spices and sweeteners, as a loose mixture in a small and portable biodegradable plastic package.
“I came up with the name Saquito by Googling spanish names for the word pouch and sack, thinking of the pouch of chia seeds the Tarahumara carry on long journeys, as soon as I saw it I knew it was a perfect name for our product and company” says Zach Azeez CEO and product inventor at Saquito Mix LLC, “This product and our company is so intimately connected with the ideas from the Tarahumara that when we learned about the work that Barefoot Seeds does we knew that we needed to help them however we could.”
Barefoot Seeds directly assists Tarahumara farmers by providing them with native maize seeds, basic tools, and assistance with water resources and land protection. 100 percent of all donations go directly to establishing grassroots seed banks for Tarahumara farmers. Barefoot Seeds also provide water and irrigation, basic tools, micro-loans, and other support. Their founder Will Harlan has spent many years with the Tarahumara, modeling his own farm after their practices. Harlan has also built relationships with the people, providing direct assistance to the Tarahumara farmers who need it most. Drought, logging, and soil erosion have made subsistence farming even more difficult for the Tarahumara, and many farmers lack the resources to continue growing their ancient varieties of corn. Barefoot Seeds provides the seeds and tools to enable Tarahumara to continue their traditional farming and running culture.
Saquito was founded in 2012 and is the producer of the world’s first chia energy mix – a unique blend of superfoods consisting primarily of chia seed with an overall low sugar content, packaged in 40g units, in a custom biodegradable plastic package. Saquito Mix LLC is based out of Palm Beach Gardens, Florida.
If you would like more information about Saquito, or to schedule an interview with Zach Azeez, please call Zach Azeez at 609-442-4444 or email Zach at zach(at)saquitomix(dot)com
Find More Hemp Farming Press Releases
Grand Rapids (PRWEB) July 23, 2013
Bluegrass Natural Remedies, a subsidiary of Grand Rapids Compounding & Recycling has forged a relationship with Dixie Botanicals, a company that offers innovative hemp oil products to health conscious consumers. Bluegrass Natural Remedies has negotiated a distribution contract for Dixie Botanicals health and wellness lines of products. The company will sell these non-psychotropic hemp oil based products to retail stores throughout Michigan and Kentucky.
“Dixie Botanicals brings the power of hemp to health-conscious consumers through their line of innovative products,” said Joe Brown, a cannabis thought leader and owner of Grand Rapids Compounding and Recycling. “Dixie Botanicals offers legal products with naturally occurring Cannabidiol (CBD) derived from hemp. These products provide overwhelming evidence of significant health and wellness benefits.”
There is a growing population across the United States who rely heavily on botanical herbs and supplements to provide them with support for their overall wellness. These individuals turn to hemp oil based supplements and remedies because the side effects associated with prescription pain killers or opiates are too much for them to handle and can cause further complications. “Dixie Botanicals will be a great support to the marijuana community, health and wellness aficionados and naturopathic and homeopathic practitioners in their production of botanical supplements,” noted Joe Brown.
Dixie Botanicals manufactures its over-the-counter wellness products using naturally-occurring Cannabidiol (CBD) from industrial hemp. The hemp oil is derived from the stalk of a specific cultivar of the plant. Consumer benefits from Dixie Botanicals include: promoting overall wellness, easing anxiety due to stress and supporting muscle relief.
Bluegrass Natural Remedies is pleased to offer hemp oil wellness products in the state of Kentucky and intends to promote the restoration of Louisville, Kentucky as the hemp capital of the country. After Kentucky Senate Bill 50, a recent piece of hemp legislation endorsed by Senators Rand Paul and Mitch McConnell was passed, industrial hemp is now legal at the state level.
With aspirations of fifty vendors in Michigan and fifty vendors in Kentucky, Bluegrass Natural Remedies is pushing for medicine that has historically rich roots. “After all, it’s what the ancients trusted,” said Brown. Bluegrass Natural Remedies will also offer a variety of natural holistic herbal remedies.
Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Disclosure
These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). These products and statements are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.
Corporate Contact: Director, Joe Brown (616) 337-0238, http://www.bluegrassnaturalremedies.com Your title, Joe Brown and contact phone and website URL.
Find More Hemp Legislation Press Releases