Benchmark Botanics Inc.

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  • Benchmark Announces Appointment of Independent Director

    Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - November 17, 2020) -  Benchmark Botanics, Inc. (CSE: BBT) (FSE: BBW) ("Benchmark" or the "Company") is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Mike Cosic to the Company's board of directors. Mr. Cosic brings over 25 years of financial experience to Benchmark Botanics, including corporate finance and corporate development involving several mergers, acquisitions and divestitures. He is currently the CFO of Meta Growth Corp., a leading Canadian recreational cannabis retailer. He was previously...

    2020-11-17 11:26 AM ET
  • Benchmark Announces Resignation of Director

    Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - November 16, 2020) - Benchmark Botanics, Inc. (CSE: BBT) (FSE: BBW) ("Benchmark" or the "Company") announces that Mr. James Moore has resigned from its Board of Directors. The Board has accepted Mr. Moore's resignation and wishes to thank Mr. Moore for his service and dedication to the Company.Mr. Dorin, Chairman, said, "The Board is grateful for the valuable contributions that Mr. Moore has made to the Company and wishes him all the best in his...

    2020-11-16 5:36 PM ET
  • Benchmark Announces Reduction of the Workforce in Potanicals Green Growers Operations and Review of Their Business Strategies

    Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - November 16, 2020) - Benchmark Botanics, Inc. (CSE: BBT) (FSE: BBW) ("Benchmark" or the "Company") announces that the ongoing working capital deficiency of Potanicals Green Growers Inc. ("Potanicals"), the Company's wholly owned subsidiary, has forced Potanicals to make a decision to reduce the majority of its workforce both in the Peachland production facility and the head office. Effective from November 13, 2020, Potanicals has suspended its growing and cultivation operations to allow management to...

    2020-11-16 8:30 AM ET
  • Benchmark Announces Appointment of New CFO

    Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - November 5, 2020) - Benchmark Botanics, Inc. (CSE: BBT) (FSE: BBW) ("Benchmark" or the "Company"). Benchmark is pleased to announce that it has appointed David Li, MBA, CPA-IL, as its new Chief Financial Officer. Mr. Li will be replacing Paul Haber in this role. David Li comes to Benchmark with a wealth of public company expertise having helped many companies successfully navigate the capital markets."We are pleased to have Mr. Li join the Benchmark team,"...

    2020-11-05 5:54 PM ET
  • Benchmark Announces Voting Results of the Annual General Meeting of Shareholders

    Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - October 30, 2020) - Benchmark Botanics, Inc. (CSE: BBT) (FSE: BBW) ("Benchmark" or the "Company"). Benchmark is pleased to announce the results of its annual general meeting of shareholders held on October 29, 2020 (the "Meeting"). All the resolutions put forward by the Company were approved at the Meeting. The number of directors for the ensuring year has been set at four. Messrs. George Dorin, James Moore, William Ying, and Haifeng Liu were elected directors...

    2020-10-30 4:04 PM ET
  • Benchmark Provides Update on Financial Condition of Potanicals

    Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - October 23, 2020) - Benchmark Botanics, Inc. (CSE: BBT) ("Benchmark" or the "Company") Benchmark announces that the ongoing working capital deficiency of Potanicals Green Growers Inc. ("Potanicals"), the Company's wholly owned subsidiary, may result in Potanicals being unable to meet all of its accounts payable at October 31, 2020, including its October 31, 2020 payroll obligations for all 39 of Potanicals' employees, which will cause material uncertainty about Potanicals' ability to continue as...

    2020-10-23 1:37 PM ET
  • Benchmark Receives Order to Reinstate Nine Laid off Employees at Its Peachland Operations

    Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - October 19, 2020) - Benchmark Botanics, Inc. (CSE: BBT) ("Benchmark" or the "Company") announces that its wholly owned subsidiary, Potanicals Green Growers Inc. ("Potanicals"), laid off nine employees at its Peachland operation on October 5, 2020 and as a result, received a complaint from the United Food and Commercial Workers International Union, Local 1518 (the "Union") alleging that these lay-offs violated the Labour Relations Code (the "Code").Potanicals attended a hearing at the British Columbia Labour Relations Board (the...

    2020-10-19 10:54 AM ET
  • Benchmark Receives Notice of Application for Certification from United Food and Commercial Workers International Union, Local 1518

    Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - October 2, 2020) - Benchmark Botanics, Inc. ("Benchmark" or the "Company") (CSE: BBT). Benchmark wishes to announce that its wholly owned subsidiary, Potanicals Green Growers Inc. ("Potanicals"), has received a notice that the United Food and Commercial Workers International Union, Local 1518 (the "Union"), has applied for a certification to represent the employees of Potanicals at Potanicals' Peachland facility. Potanicals attended an initial hearing at the British Columbia Labour Relations Board (the "Board") on...

    2020-10-02 4:46 PM ET