Benchmark Botanics Inc.

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  • 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
  • Benchmark Botanics Completes Acquisition of Additional Interest in 1139000 B.C. Ltd.

    Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - August 31, 2020) -  Benchmark Botanics, Inc. (CSE: BBT) ("Benchmark" or the "Company").Further to the Company's news release of August 11, 2020, Benchmark is pleased to announce that it has completed the share exchange transaction contemplated under the share exchange agreement (the "Agreement") with shareholders of 1139000 B.C. Ltd. ("1139") and acquired 5,199,000 Common shares of 1139 from the shareholders. Benchmark now owns 10,199,000 Common shares of 1139, which will represent a 51%, controlling interest in...

    2020-08-31 6:53 PM ET
  • Benchmark Botanics Reports Q2 2020 Results

    Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - August 28, 2020) - Benchmark Botanics, Inc. (CSE: BBT) ("Benchmark" or the "Company") a cannabis producer, today released its financial and operational results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2020.2020 Q2 HighlightsAchieved record revenue for the first six months of the year with $278,515 of revenue,Obtain its Nursery Seed License to provide additional revenue opportunities in genetics, andShortly after the end of Q2 obtained it's third cultivation license for its joint venture facility with...

    2020-08-28 6:24 PM ET
  • Benchmark Botanics Receives the Third Cultivation License from Health Canada

    Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - August 24, 2020) - Benchmark Botanics, Inc. (CSE: BBT) ("Benchmark" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that through its wholly-owned subsidiary Potanicals Green Growers Inc., ("Potanicals"), a holder of federal licenses to cultivate and sell cannabis under the Cannabis Act, has received its third cultivation license, effective August 7, 2020, from Health Canada for the Company's joint venture YATAI & BBT Biotech Ltd. indoor and outdoor operations located in Pitt Meadows, BC (near...

    2020-08-24 2:42 PM ET
  • Benchmark Botanics Enters Agreement to Acquire Additional Interest in 1139000 B.C. Ltd.

    Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - August 11, 2020) - Benchmark Botanics, Inc. ("Benchmark" or the "Company") (CSE: BBT). Benchmark is pleased to announce that it has entered into a share exchange agreement (the "Agreement") with shareholders of 1139000 B.C. Ltd. ("1139") for the acquisition of 5,199,000 Common shares of 1139 from shareholders. Benchmark currently owns 5,000,000 Common shares of 1139 and after completion of the transactions contemplated under the Agreement, Benchmark will own 10,199,000 Common shares, which will...

    2020-08-11 1:50 PM ET
  • Benchmark Botanics to Jointly Establish a Comprehensive Research and Development Centre for Flax and Hemp Genetics (CFHG) with Researchers at the University of British Columbia, Okanagan

    Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - July 23, 2020) - Benchmark Botanics Inc. (CSE: BBT) (the "Company" or "Benchmark Botanics"), a holder of federal licenses to cultivate, process and sell cannabis under the Cannabis Act is pleased to announce that it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Professor Dr. Michael Deyholos to establish a Comprehensive Research and Development Centre for Flax and Hemp Genetics (CFHG) at the Department of Biology of the University of British Columbia, Okanagan (UBCO).CFHG...

    2020-07-23 3:17 PM ET
  • Benchmark Botanics Terminates Agreement to Acquire 51% of a Cannabis Research Company

    Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - June 26, 2020) -  Benchmark Botanics, Inc. (CSE: BBT) ("Benchmark" or the "Company"). Benchmark wishes to announce that the parties have mutually agreed to terminate the share purchase agreement that the Company entered into with shareholders of 1187349 B.C. Ltd. ("7349") to acquire 51% of issued and outstanding share capital of 7349, which was previously announced in the Company's March 3, 2020 news release. About Benchmark Botanics Inc.Benchmark is a diversified multi-licensed cannabis producer...

    2020-06-26 4:48 PM ET