SAN DIEGO, Sept. 25, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Medical Marijuana Inc. (OTC Pink: MJNA) is pleased to inform shareholders and the general public that HempMedsPX—a corporate portfolio company of Medical Marijuana Inc. and the exclusive master distributor and contracted marketing company for CannaVest Corp. and Medical Marijuana Inc.—will be exhibiting cannabidiol (CBD)-rich hemp oil products at Miami Wholesale Expo 2013 at the Miami Airport Convention Center from September 30-October 2, 2013.
Miami Wholesale Expo 2013 is targeted to wholesalers and buyers of general merchandise in Florida and the Caribbean, the "Hub of the Americas." The Miami Wholesale Expo is an annual destination for buyers, retailers, distributors and importers for the region, offering over 150 product categories to choose from before the holiday season.
Produced by ASD, the Miami Wholesale Expo is a sales-focused trade show that seeks to connect suppliers, importers and distributors from every retail channel with new product categories. Miami Wholesale Expo is attended year after year because it offers a convenient opportunity to connect with hundreds of suppliers. HempMedsPX will be showcasing the following products:
- Cibdex™ – A naturally-flavored CBD-rich hemp oil dietary supplement
- Cibaderm™ – The world's first hemp CBD-infused botanical body care and skin care
"Reaching out to buyers in this critical market is key to expanding the presence of the ground-breaking brands we represent. We are actively seeking retailers and distributors who want new and truly unique products for their customers," said Charles Vest, Director of Communications for HempMedsPX.
HempMedsPX offers mainstream marketing, sales, customer service, and logistics for the cannabis industry. HempMedsPX is a corporate portfolio company of Medical Marijuana Inc. (OTC:MJNA) and the exclusive master distributor and contracted marketing company for CannaVest Corp. (OTC:CANV) and Medical Marijuana Inc. In addition to handling sales and distribution of hemp cannabidiol (CBD) products, HempMedsPX is the communication hub for the Medical Marijuana Inc. family of companies.
About Medical Marijuana, Inc.
Our mission is to be the premier cannabis and hemp industry innovators, leveraging our team of professionals to source, evaluate and purchase value-added companies and products, while allowing them to keep their integrity and entrepreneurial spirit. We strive to create awareness within our industry, develop environmentally friendly, economically sustainable businesses, while increasing shareholder value. For more information, please visit the company's website at: www.MedicalMarijuanaInc.com
About CannaVest Corp.
CannaVest Corp. (OTC:CANV) is in the business of investing and developing hemp-based cannabinoid companies. CannaVest Corp. also develops, produces, markets and sells end-consumer products to the nutraceutical industry containing the hemp plant extract, cannabidiol (CBD). Additionally, the company resells—to third parties—raw product acquired by CannaVest Corp. pursuant to the company's supply relationships in Europe. CannaVest Corp. seeks to take advantage of an emerging worldwide trend to re-energize the production of industrial hemp and to foster its many uses for consumers. Cannabinoids (cannabidiol/CBD) are natural constituents of the hemp plant and CBD is derived from hemp stalk and seed. Additional information is available from OTCMarkets.com or by visiting CannaVest.com.
FOOD AND DRUG ADMINISTRATION (FDA) DISCLOSURE
These statements have not been evaluated by the FDA and are not intended to diagnose, treat or cure any disease.
This press release may contain certain forward-looking statements and information, as defined within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933 and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, and is subject to the Safe Harbor created by those sections. This material contains statements about expected future events and/or financial results that are forward-looking in nature and subject to risks and uncertainties. Such forward-looking statements by definition involve risks, uncertainties and other factors, which may cause the actual results, performance or achievements of Medical Marijuana, Inc. and CannaVest Corp. to be materially different from the statements made herein.
Medical Marijuana, Inc., CannaVest Corp., and HempMedsPX do not sell or distribute any products that are in violation of the United States Controlled Substances Act (US.CSA). These companies do grow, sell and distribute hemp-based products and are involved with Federally Legal Distribution of Medical Marijuana based products within certain international markets.
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