Vancouver, BC, December 3, 2015 – INVICTUS MD STRATEGIES CORP. (“Invictus MD” or the “Company”) (CSE: IMH; OTC: IVITF; FRA: 8IS) is pleased to announce that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Edison Vape Co. Ltd. (“Edison”) has completed the production-ready designs of the Edison Vape devices and manufacturing of the required moulds and tooling equipment is now underway. Edison expects to receive pre-production samples by the end of January 2016, and is planning on a launch in California, USA in the first quarter of 2016.
Ryan Selby, CEO of Edison, commented, “This announcement marks yet another significant milestone for the Edison Vape Co. It has taken the combined efforts of the entire Edison team and our dedicated supply partners to reach this point, and I can speak for all of us when I say that we couldn’t be more pleased to see our products moving into pre-production. It’s an exciting time for all of us.”
The technology behind the Edison Vape product includes a host of revolutionary and innovative features which management believes will provide Edison with a strong competitive advantage in an industry that has seen significant growth. As previously announced, Edison has filed a US provisional patent on its innovative technology, and has plans to file a worldwide non-provisional patent beginning in January 2016.
About Edison Vape Co. Ltd.
Edison Vape Co. is engaged in the design, development, patenting, manufacture, and distribution of a new and improved system for vaporization using low cost single-use PODs. The founders of Edison Vape Co. have a combined 13 years of experience designing, developing, patenting, manufacturing, and distributing innovative products and accessories.
About Invictus MD Strategies Corp.
Invictus MD targets companies with proven brands, strong customer focus, and significant growth potential. We not only provide capital to meet these objectives but also years of management experience from a team that has been successful in all facets of business from start-ups to running large international organizations. The fundamental core of our operations is centered on the vast opportunities within fragmented industries.
Invictus MD works in partnership with management teams to increase shareholder value through business planning and process integration, developing and executing growth strategies, leveraging our experience and relationships, and structuring and deploying the proper capital to support long-term growth. Our prudent approach to both investing in and developing successful companies ensures successful execution of the business plan in both times of economic expansion and contraction.
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On Behalf of the Board,
Chairman & CEO
Cautionary Note Regarding Forward-Looking Statements: This release includes certain statements and information that may contain forward-looking information within the meaning of applicable Canadian securities laws or forward-looking statements within the meaning of the United States Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. All statements in this news release, other than statements of historical facts, including statements regarding future estimates, plans, objectives, assumptions or expectations of future performance, including the timing of Edison Vape Co.’s initial launch of its vaporizer products, are forward-looking statements and contain forward-looking information. Generally, forward-looking information can be identified by the use of forward-looking terminology such as “intends” or “anticipates”, or variations of such words and phrases or statements that certain actions, events or results “may”, “could”, “should”, “would” or “occur”. Forward-looking statements are based on the opinions and estimates of management as of the date such statements are made, including that Edison Vape Co.’s vaporizer products will be launched as intended and planned, and they are subject to known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors that may cause the actual results, level of activity, performance or achievements of the Company to be materially different from those expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements or forward-looking information, including the risks that Edison Vape Co. may not launch its vaporizer products by the first calendar quarter of 2016. Although management of the Company has attempted to identify important factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from those contained in forward-looking statements or forward-looking information, there may be other factors that cause results not to be as anticipated, estimated or intended. There can be no assurance that such statements will prove to be accurate, as actual results and future events could differ materially from those anticipated in such statements. Accordingly, readers should not place undue reliance on forward-looking statements and forward-looking information. The Company does not undertake to update any forward-looking statements or forward-looking information that are incorporated by reference herein, except in accordance with applicable securities laws. We seek safe harbour.