Laguna Blends (LAGBF) Launches New Shots & Closes in on Carlsbad Deal (Plus New CEO Interview)
January 9th, 2017
Laguna Blends Inc. (OTC Pink: LAGBF), a leading distributor and marketer of hemp and cannabidiol (CBD) products, recently announced the launch of new ‘shot’ products and intends to close its acquisition of Carlsbad Naturals in the next couple of weeks. These events represent important catalysts that investors should watch over the coming quarters since they could drive significant long-term shareholder value.
In this article, we will look at these two catalysts and why investors may want to take a closer look at the stock.
New Product Launches
Laguna Blends recently acquired distribution rights from ISO International LLC to promote and distribute its NanoZZZ and Amp’d Up ‘shot’ products containing Heneplex – a full-spectrum hemp essential oil complex that contains naturally-occurring phytocannabinoids and botanical terpenes. NanoZZZ is designed to promote sleep, while Amp’d Up is designed as an energy shot product. Both products can be purchased in the Laguna Shopping Cart.
The energy shots add to the company’s growing product line-up that contains skincare products, dietary supplements, and functional beverages. By harnessing the power of hemp and CBD, these products capitalize on growing consumer demand for cannabinoid-containing products that can help repair and enhance the body. ProjectCBD, for instance, estimates that cannabinoids could be beneficial in over 50 medical conditions.
During the quarter ended September 30, 2016, the company generated more than $75,000 in revenue despite only having launched in March. The new product launches and distribution agreement with ISO International LLC (www.isodiol.com) could help accelerate revenue moving into the first and second quarters of 2017. Investors should keep an eye on the company’s SEDAR filings to track revenue in the fourth quarter and beyond.
Carlsbad Acquisition Imminent
Laguna Blends and Carlsbad Naturals LLC (CBD Naturals) had a letter of intent that expired on December 31, 2016, but the company announced that a new agreement was being finalized and would be ready prior to January 13, 2017. The deal will give the company access to a CBD infused bottled water product that was developed by a team of doctors that leveraged cutting-edge science to deliver nutrients and hydration in an effective way.
The products rely on nanotechnology to encase CBD within water molecules to make them instantly bioavailable to the body. According to its website, CBD water provides anti-oxidants on a cellular level, provides a vitamin and mineral boost directly to cells, provides cellular hydration and energy, and supports the immune system. CBDs have also been tied to several other potential benefits in rapidly evolving research on the cannabinoid.
In addition to CBD Naturals’ bottled water, the company has already developed functional beverages in other areas. Its ‘Caffe’ Protein Coffee was developed with PNP Pharmaceuticals with hemp-based ingredients, while its PRO369 hemp protein single serve drink mixes were developed with Naturally Splendid Enterprises Ltd. These products were launched in March and generated significant revenue during their first 11 weeks, according to company press releases.
Laguna Blends Inc. (OTC Pink: LAGBF) has made tremendous progress over the past year with partnerships and product launches. With sales efforts gearing up, investors may want to take a closer look at the stock sooner rather than later.
For more information, visit the company’s website at www.lagunablends.com.
Follow Us on Social Media
About CFN Media
CFN Media (CannabisFN) is the leading creative agency and media network dedicated to legal cannabis. We help marijuana businesses attract investors, customers (B2B, B2C), capital, and media visibility. Private and public marijuana companies and brands in the US and Canada rely on CFN Media to grow and succeed.
CFN launched in June of 2013 to initially serve the growing universe of publicly traded marijuana companies across North America. Today, CFN Media is also the digital media choice for the emerging brands in the space.
Disclaimer: Except for the historical information presented herein, matters discussed in this article contain forward-looking statements that are subject to certain risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from any future results, performance or achievements expressed or implied by such statements. Emerging Growth LLC dba TDM Financial, which owns CannabisFN, is not registered with any financial or securities regulatory authority, and does not provide nor claims to provide investment advice or recommendations to readers of this release. Emerging Growth LLC dba TDM Financial, which owns CannabisFN, may from time to time have a position in the securities mentioned herein and will increase or decrease such positions without notice. For making specific investment decisions, readers should seek their own advice and that of their own professional advisers. Emerging Growth LLC dba TDM Financial, which owns CannabisFN, may be compensated for its Services in the form of cash-based and/or equity- based compensation in the companies it writes about, or a combination of the two. For full disclosure please visit: http://www.cannabisfn.com/legal-disclaimer/.