Canopy Rivers (TSX.V: RIV) (OTC: CNPOF) this morning announced the completion of an investment in High Beauty, the creator of the cannabis beauty brand high. According to the update, the company has subscribed for $2.5 million of shares representing 18.4% of High Beauty on a fully diluted basis, including additional warrant coverage. “We have been actively pursuing opportunities in the health and beauty industry, guided by a growing consumer trend of brand new, innovative and functional beauty products. Enter high,” Canopy Rivers president Narbe Alexandrian stated in the news release. “Led by Melissa Jochim, a repeat entrepreneur, preeminent formulator and brand developer coming from the natural, organic segment of the beauty industry, high has already captured mindshare and awareness of consumers – it has all the makings to continue to be a prominent brand in the cannabis-infused beauty market.”
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About Canopy Rivers
Canopy Rivers is a unique investment and operating platform structured to pursue investment opportunities in the emerging global cannabis sector. Canopy Rivers works collaboratively with Canopy Growth (TSX: WEED) (NYSE: CGC) to identify strategic counterparties seeking financial and/or operating support. Canopy Rivers has developed an investment ecosystem of complementary cannabis operating companies that represent various segments of the value chain across the emerging cannabis sector. As the portfolio continues to develop, constituents will be provided with opportunities to work with Canopy Growth and collaborate among themselves, which Canopy Rivers believes will maximize value for its shareholders and foster an environment of innovation, synergy and value creation for the entire ecosystem. For more information, visit the company’s website at www.CanopyRivers.com.
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