Upco International Inc. Announces Closing of First Tranche of Financing

Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - October 18, 2018) - Upco International Inc. (CSE: UPCO) (OTCQB: UCCPF) (Frankfurt: U06) ("Upco") is pleased to announce it has closed the first tranche of the previously announced financing to rasie up to $1 million at $0.22 per share and issue up to 4,550,000 shares of the Company. Pursuant to the first tranche, Upco has issued 1,967,998 shares at $0.22 per share for gross proceeds of $432,960. The Proceeds will be used for general working capital. All the shares issued will have a 4 month hold.

About Upco International Inc.

Upco International Inc. is a cloud-based mobile service company which provides high-quality voice termination to a market driven by the growing activity in online communications and commerce. Upco is a licensed Global Telecom Carrier within the international VoIP (voice over IP) wholesale business. Upco has designed a software application for Apple iOS and Android, similar to SKYPE and WhatsApp. With the forthcoming addition of the Upco E-Wallet using Blockchain Payment Services, users will be able to: send invoices, approve payments, transfer international funds, convert international currencies, and track transfers and payments.

www.upcointernational.com

ON BEHALF OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Andrea Pagani, CEO and Director
office@upcointernational.com
212-461-3676

Forward-Looking Statements

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