VPR Brands HONEYSTICK and Gold Nugget Extracts Place 1st, 2nd, and 3rd at the High Times Cannabis Cup

FORT LAUDERDALE, FL / ACCESSWIRE / April 27, 2017 / VPR Brands, LP (OTC PINK: VPRB) and Gold Nugget teamed up at the High Times Cannabis Cup So-Cal April 21-23. The entries were within the vaporizers and cannabis concentrates categories. All vaporizers were powered by HoneyStick and filled with the best of Gold Nugget Extracts / New Amsterdam Naturals. The team achieved great success by having rankings in all categories entered.

In the hybrid concentrates category Gold Nugget Extracts / New Amsterdam Naturals won a first place trophy with their Strawberry Banana Cake Batter Live Resin proprietary extract. The HoneyStick Sub Ohm starter kit entered as the Full Spectrum Vape Pen finished in 2nd place within the vape pen cartridges category. The team came away with a 3rd place finish within the indica concentrates category for the strain Larry OG Live Resin THCA Sugar and also came in 7th place in the same category with Larry OG THCA Crystalline.

"It was great to be a part of this years Cannabis Cup held in San Bernardino in California, and having our team and our products participate in this yearly event was both an honor & testament to what VPR Brands has achieved in a short period of time. Placing in the top 3 for various categories amongst such a talented and seasoned field has garnered our brands, team and company priceless cache within the industry and we are already reaping the rewards via interest & new clientele. To walk away with awards amongst the best of the best is both humbling and fulfilling. We wanted to thank everyone who believed and supported us in preparation for the competition, specifically the Golden Nugget Extracts team & our loyal & new customers of HoneyStick," said Dan Hoff, COO of VPR Brands.

"We have set the bar very high for our first Cannabis Cup & industry event with what we can now proudly call our Award Winning HoneyStick Team. We will continue to innovate, grow our product lines & distribution model as this is just the beginning," said Kevin Frija CEO of VPR Brands.

About HoneyStick:

HoneyStick is a lifestyle brand that combines the features of high tech, high performance, dependability and affordability when it comes to upper tier vaporizers. From being the first to market in creating a Sub Ohm Vaporizer to the latest Rippo, the HoneyStick teams work with a vast network of growers, extractors, and industry figures to bring the needs of patients and recreational users to life. HoneyStick sells online and through a diverse network of distributors, e-tailers, dispensaries and smoke shops. For more information about VPR Brands, please visit the company on the web at http://www.vapehoneystick.com.

About Gold Nugget Extracts:

Gold Nugget Extracts passion for cannabis began in the late 90's in the San Fernando Valley area of Los Angeles, CA which has driven our team to pursue the purest extracts and craft the finest concentrates of various forms. With a white glove approach throughout the process, the final products are of the ultimate connoisseur grade. Gold Nugget Extracts has developed unique and proprietary methods within the realm of hydrocarbon extraction, while constantly evolving through innovation. It is with these unique techniques that the Gold Nugget Team is able to produce the various extracts such as: THCa crystalline, live resin THCa sugars, distillate and high terpene extractions at groundbreaking quality. Our team is constantly pushing the limits of what can be done with the cannabis plant and is driven by research and development. At Gold Nugget Extracts, we strive to provide a product that is second to none, with both medicinal benefits and recreational pleasure.

About Cannabis Cup:

HIGH TIMES US Cannabis Cup So Cal. Taking place at the National Orange Show in San Bernardino we're celebrating California's recent legalization of recreational cannabis! HIGH TIMES taught the world to grow, and now we're giving you a live cannabis experience, featuring a live grow room, a cannabis career fair, edibles village, topical massage spa, vape lounge and so much more!

About VPR Brands LP:

VPR Brands is a technology company; whose assets include issued U.S. and Chinese patents for atomization related products including technology for medical marijuana vaporizers and electronic cigarette products and components. The company is also engaged in product development for the vapor or vaping market, including e-liquids, vaporizers and electronic cigarettes (also known as e-cigarettes) which are devices which deliver nicotine and or cannabis through atomization or vaping, and without smoke and other chemical constituents typically found in traditional products. For more information about VPR Brands, please visit the company on the web at www.vprbrands.com.

Forward-looking Statements:

This news release contains statements that involve expectations, plans or intentions, and other factors discussed from time to time in the company's Securities and Exchange Commission filings. These statements are forward-looking and are subject to risks and uncertainties, so actual results may vary materially. The company cautions readers not to place undue reliance on any forward-looking statements, which speak only as of the date made. The company disclaims any obligation subsequently to revise any forward-looking statements to reflect events or circumstances after the date of such statements or to reflect the occurrence of anticipated or unanticipated events.

Contact Information:

Kevin Frija
CEO of VPR Brands, LP