October 25, 2016
Vape Holdings, Inc. announces the successful launch of first product in Onyx Line
ONYX is the culmination of HIVE Ceramics commitment to using advanced ceramic material to create an ideal, low temperature vaporizing experience. ONYX provides increased thermal shock resistance, fracture toughness, and a longer-expected lifespan. The product is currently in limited distribution and is also available for purchase on www.hiveceramics.com.
July 25, 2016
VAPE Holdings Provides Shareholder Update and Announces New Product Line
We are refocusing on our core business, which is developing innovative products and distributing them to a premier customer base of retailers. In the near future we plan to release our new “advanced ceramic” product line, ONYX, that will help refine the industry and further strengthen the reputation of HIVE and VAPE Holdings. A limited number of our newly designed ONYX product will be for sale on the HIVE Ceramics website in the near future. In addition to strengthening our foundation we plan to selectively distribute high quality products from other brands as the opportunities present themselves, allowing our customers to do more of their purchasing from us.
June 21, 2016
Benjamin Beaulieu Replaces Justin Braune as CEO of VAPE Holdings, Inc.
Benjamin Beaulieu has been promoted internally to assume the CEO position from his current COO position. VAPE Holdings is also announcing that they are 90% complete with a their debt refinancing program.
April 19, 2016
VAPE Holdings Agrees to Terms on $5 Million Equity Facility
On April 19, 2016, the Company agreed to terms for an equity line that contemplates its single financing partner providing up to $5 Million over the next three years. The Company has the ability to sell the equity at its discretion at prevailing market prices with no discount.
March 15, 2016
VAPE Holdings Announces Closing of Second Round of Debt Restructure and Consolidation
“This latest round of restructuring and refinancing puts VAPE in a much more stable financial position. This represents approximately half of the debt incurred prior to my joining the Company. This is very exciting as it allows us to focus even more attention to growing our core businesses: Revival, Hive Ceramics, and the launching of our branded CBD line that is in the final stages of development,” stated Justin Braune, CEO of VAPE.
March 10, 2016
Revival Secures Sales Agreement With Touch Of Modern
“This is such an amazing opportunity for Revival and VAPE this early in Revival’s launch. Revival is the first device made for the everyday man and woman who enjoys life on their terms, and Touch Of Modern’s recognition of our innovative brand is important as we achieve growing market penetration,” said Justin Braune, CEO of Vape Holdings, Revival’s parent company. “Our goal is to provide a product for the tens of millions of Americans who use vaporization products, and to do it with a brand that resonates with their lifestyles.
March 7, 2016
VAPE Holdings Announces Closing of Agreement to Restructure and Consolidate Outstanding Debt
“One of my initial goals when coming on as CEO of VAPE was to address its convertible debt situation. This is the first step of a strategic, long-term financing plan to restructure and consolidate VAPE’s debt and to manage VAPE’s capital needs moving forward. Our hope is that this consolidation and restructuring of the debt into a single noteholder will limit the number of competing parties selling into the market affecting VAPE’s stock price,” stated Justin Braune, CEO of VAPE. “We are in discussions with our remaining noteholders and our financing partner to ultimately restructure 100% of the outstanding debt.”
January 6, 2016
VAPE Holdings Announces First Sales of New Vaporizer, New Distribution Agreement
CEO Justin Braune stated, “We are extremely excited to announce our progress on three very important fronts. First and foremost, Revival Products will give VAPE Holdings the opportunity to introduce our new vaporizer as well as what we have been working extremely hard to create — our own proprietary blend of all organic, US sourced, CBD infused vaping liquid. The new line of CBD vaping liquid will be launched under the Revival Vape brand and will be initially sold in prefilled cartridges that are designed to work with our new vaporizer including a magnetic connection on the bottom of the disposable cartridge.
December 18, 2015
Letter to Shareholders From Newly-Appointed Chief Executive Officer Justin Braune
Shareholders should expect a high level of communication from management on the company’s activities, product developments and business engagements. Through regular press releases and increased availability of our investor relations staff, we at VAPE intend on increasing the level of transparency and flow of information from us to you.
December 16, 2015
Vape Holdings Announces New Direct Equity Investment
“We here at VAPE view this direct equity investment as a positive reaction to the recent management and business changes initiated last week. Management is well aware of the negative impact recent debt financings have had on the market perception of VAPE,” stated newly-appointed CEO Justin Braune. “Our new direction at VAPE is focused on executing on our core business efficiencies in the vaporizer and consumer products space while engaging with responsible financing partners to fuel our growth moving forward as needed.
December 11, 2015
Vape Holdings Announces Justin Braune as New Chief Executive Officer
CEO Kyle Tracey stated, “VAPE Holdings is a great company with diverse customers, outstanding employees and strong growth prospects. I am confident in Justin Braune’s ability to guide our Company through the next phase of its growth as we strive to create superior returns for stockholders. As both a significant shareholder and dedicated advisor, I will continue to be actively involved in several aspects of the Company as we manage this executive transition.
October 8, 2015
October 2015 Vape Holdings Provides Corporate Update
Kyle Tracey, Chief Executive Officer of Vape Holdings, stated, “Overall we are in a much better position today with our business operations, financial structure and overhead. I feel confident our new Hive Ceramics product initiatives will drive revenue growth as we have already received very favorable feedback from early testers and customers…”
August 17, 2015
Vape Holdings Reports Fiscal Third Quarter 2015 Results
The Company’s (Hive Ceramics) authorized dealer network has grown to over 1,100 authorized shops for the Company’s wholesale distribution platform. The Company and its principals have relied on their industry reputation and contacts to rapidly expand this vast wholesale distribution network in a matter of months. The Company has already funneled the HIVE Ceramics product line through these channels and anticipates parlaying this expansive network into the success of future product lines and related ventures.
August 4, 2015
VAPE Holdings Executes Collaboration Agreement with Puffco for a New Portable Vaporizer Pen
“We are extremely pleased to have scored this collaboration deal with Puffco, arguably the best vaporizer pen on the market,” stated, Kyle Tracey, Chief Executive Officer of VAPE Holdings. “Puffco is an ideal partner as they are known for superior quality in technology, design, atomizer and control and is continually innovating to stay at the top,” added Tracey.
July 6, 2015
Vape’s Acquisition of BetterChem Bolsters IP Portfolio
Vape Holdings’ acquisition of BetterChem enables it to take a very different approach. By patenting new compositions and the processes to prepare them, the company aims to establish an extremely sought after IP portfolio of licensable property. This IP provides opportunities for quicker monetization than the approach taken by many in the space.
July 1, 2015
VAPE Holdings Acquires BetterChem
“BetterChem is a very important addition to the VAPE family of companies for the worldwide opportunities in essential oils that BetterChem has in its business base today, and also for the many synergistic opportunities for expansion drawn from combining the strengths of BetterChem into VAPE’s unique areas of expertise,” stated Kyle Tracey, Chief Executive Officer of VAPE.
May 19, 2015
VAPE Holdings Files for Additional Cannabis-Derived Patent Rights
“Our filing with the USPTO expands VAPE’s intellectual property portfolio to include new, high-value cannabis-derived materials and products for the biomedical field,” according to VAPE Holdings Chief Executive Officer Kyle Tracey. “The VAPE NG 200 Series Patent applications that we have announced today represent another exciting step forward in our expansion into proprietary, next generation technology,” Tracey remarked.
May 15, 2015
VAPE Holdings Announces Second Quarter 2015 Results; Expanded Corporate Governance Measures
“We are very pleased with our business progress to-date, as we have launched several new business lines that represent excellent opportunities to diversify and grow our business,” stated Kyle Tracey, Chief Executive Officer of VAPE Holdings. “Our exciting initiatives are progressing as expected as we leverage our collective experience and knowledge in the legal cannabis sector.”
May 12, 2015
Cannabis Chemistry: A Look at Vape Holdings’ Scientific Approach
Vape Holdings’ flagship brand, HIVE Ceramics and HIVE Supply, manufacture and distribute a proprietary blend of ceramic vaporization element for all types of vaporization devices with a number of design and product crossover within existing and emerging markets. With a network of over 1,100 authorized shops in the US, Canada, Europe and South America, the company has already amassed a large wholesale distribution network for its products that has been generating consistent revenue for several quarters.
May 11, 2015
VAPE Holdings Files Patent Application for Next Generation Cannabis-Derived Products
With this federal regulatory filing, VAPE Holdings takes the first steps toward establishing new plant-derived compositions, extraction methods and related technologies for next generation cannabis-derived products. VAPE Holdings is known for its patent pending innovations in specialized ceramics for vaporization products. The internally licensed HIVE Ceramics product line is widely regarded as the gold standard of ceramic vaporizers in the industry.
May 4, 2015
VAPE Holdings Accelerates Product Development and Consulting Expertise with Addition of Chief Science Officer
“I am very excited to join the team at Vape where we will develop next generation, value-added products and build alliances across the industry underpinned by our scientific know-how,” according to Dr. Scialdone. “This provides me with a very exciting opportunity to apply my passion to discover and develop safe and effective products from botanical plant sources,” added Dr. Scialdone.
April 20, 2015
VAPE Holdings Enters Portable Vaporizer Space with Cloud Pen(TM) Collaboration
“Cloud Pen has been a leader in handheld vaporizers since the minute they started back in 2012,” stated Kyle Tracey, CEO of VAPE Holdings. “We have been working side by side on this ceramic atomizer for quite some time and we are beyond excited to partner with a management team and brand like Cloud Pen whose reach and market dominance will surely help bring this new product to consumers worldwide,” added Tracey.
April 7, 2015
VAPE Holdings HIVE Supply Expansion Continues with Portland, Oregon
“We have been working hard towards expansion into the Pacific Northwest,” stated Kyle Tracey, CEO of VAPE Holdings. “Our new HIVE Supply location in Portland Oregon will serve as the necessary foothold to accelerate HIVE Supply sales throughout the state, and accommodate the hundreds of new recreational license holders on both the processing and retail side of the business.”
April 1, 2015
VAPE Holdings Opens HIVE Supply in Washington
“Our industry has been recently described by Huffington Post Business as the ‘fastest growing industry in the United States’,” stated Kyle Tracey, CEO of VAPE Holdings. “Our new HIVE Supply location in Washington brings us closer toward executing our vision of taking a leadership role in the B2B side of the legal cannabis space, through wholesale distribution. We believe that as we build HIVE Supply, the relationships created with the hundreds of licensed sales outlets for medical and recreational cannabis that require some or all of our products, will serve our shareholders well in the years to come.”
March 27, 2015
VAPE Holdings Announces Hive Glass Product Line Ships in Early April
“We are excited to timely commence fulfillment of the brand new line of Hive Glass products,” stated Kyle Tracey, CEO of VAPE Holdings. “Our new Hive Glass line is positioned to fill a profitable niche in its market. The Hive Glass line release is one of several much anticipated VAPE company initiatives in 2015 and yet another incremental revenue driver for VAPE in the financial quarters ahead.”
March 19, 2015
VAPE Holdings Provides Update
On the business front, its HIVE line of products is now available at all Wild Bill’s Tobacco locations. Wild Bill’s currently operates 61 retail stores in Michigan, with plans to open an additional five locations. “We are very pleased with the continued progress of our HIVE line and its increased retail availability,” stated Kyle Tracey, CEO of VAPE Holdings. “Wild Bill’s is a great retail partner for HIVE as we look to bring our breadth of unique products to the state of Michigan.”
February 17, 2015
VAPE Holdings Announces First Quarter End December 2014 Results
For its fiscal first quarter ended December 31, 2014, Vape generated quarterly revenues of $386,643. Gross margins of 61.2% generated gross profit of $236,757. Operating loss for the quarter ended December 31, 2014 was $859,083, and included $612,549 of stock based compensation expense. Excluding stock based compensation, “adjusted” operating loss was $246,534. Net income and EPS was $582,910 and $0.05 per share, and included a $1,409,825 non-cash change in derivative liability. These results have no year-over-year comparison, as Vape had nominal business operations in 2013.
December 30, 2014
VAPE Holdings Announces Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year End September 2014 Results
“We are very pleased with our business progress to-date and our revenue and profitability in our first full quarter of commercialization,” stated Kyle Tracey, CEO of VAPE Holdings. “We have a lot of exciting initiatives in place and planned for calendar 2015 as we look to continue to expand our distribution and grow our business.”
December 8, 2014
VAPE Holdings Closes $500,000 Capital Infusion
“We welcome a new institutional investor into our company and appreciate the confidence they have in our business strategy as demonstrated with their investment,” stated Kyle Tracey, CEO of VAPE Holdings. “We have specific plans for the capital that will continue to accelerate the sustained and increasing demand of our core business. Additionally, this new capital will assist with the launch of our newest line of products, HIVE Glass, which will be made available next week at http://www.hiveceramics.com. There was a small delay in timing due to the recent holidays.”
November 20, 2014
Vape Holdings Provides Business Update
As states begin to compete for industry-based tourism in anticipation of drastic changes in market appearance and increased importance in distinctive branding, HIVE Supply’s business plan focuses on providing much-needed support to legal cannabis businesses in regards to sourcing consumer products, brand management and marketing services.