DGAP-News: CannaVest Corp. Clarifies Relationships With General Hemp and Kannaway

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CannaVest Corp. Clarifies Relationships With General Hemp and Kannaway

06.03.2014 / 15:00


CannaVest Provides Cannabidiol (CBD)-Rich Hemp Oil to HempMedsPX, HempMedsPX
Supplies Kannaway With CBD-Rich Hemp Oil 

SAN DIEGO, 2014-03-06 15:00 CET (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
CannaVest Corp. (OTC:CANV), the world's leading hemp-based investment company
spearheading the development of cannabidiol (CBD)-rich hemp oils and other hemp
industry-related products and services, would like to clarify its relationship
with both General Hemp, LLC and Kannaway, LLC. 

Kannaway, LLC is marketed as a hemp lifestyle company with a focus on
nutritional wellness whose products contain CBD rich hemp oil. Kannaway was
founded in 2014 and is a wholly-owned subsidiary of General Hemp, LLC. 

The sole owner of General Hemp is Stuart Titus. Mr. Titus formerly was a
consultant and advisor to CannaVest, and currently owns less than 2% of the
outstanding shares of CannaVest. Mr. Titus no longer has any affiliation with
CannaVest, and no person affiliated with General Hemp is employed by CannaVest
in any capacity. The sole relationship between CannaVest and General Hemp is
Mr. Titus' ownership of CannaVest stock. 

Products for Kannaway's business will exclusively be supplied by HempMedsPX,
LLC, which is a distributor of federally legal, hemp-based CBD products and a
wholly-owned subsidiary of Medical Marijuana, Inc. (MJNA). HempMeds is the
master distributor and marketing company for CannaVest. As a result,
CannaVest's product offerings will be available to Kannaway for its business.
CannaVest has no ownership or other interest in Kannaway, and CannaVest solely
will act as a supplier of products to Kannaway. 

'We have received numerous telephone calls from the public leading us to
believe there is general confusion relating to our relationship to Kannaway,'
says Michael Mona III, Vice President of Operations for CannaVest Corp. 'Our
business focus continues to be on being the world's leading bulk CBD-rich hemp
oil supplier, and we intend to continue selling our product offerings to
HempMeds, which ultimately will allow Kannaway to launch and sustain its
business. We are excited that our products will be available to consumers
through the Kannaway model.' 

About CannaVest Corp.

CannaVest Corp. is in the business of investing and developing hemp-based
businesses. CannaVest Corp. also develops, produces, markets and sells
end-consumer products to the nutraceutical industry containing the hemp plant
extract, cannabidiol (CBD). Additionally, the company resells--to third
parties--raw product acquired by CannaVest Corp. pursuant to the company's
supply international relationships. CannaVest seeks to take advantage of an
emerging worldwide trend to re-energize the production of industrial hemp and
to foster its many uses for consumers. Cannabinoids (cannabidiol/CBD) are
natural constituents of the hemp plant, and CBD is derived from hemp stalk and
seed. Additional information is available from OTCMarkets.com or by visiting

About PhytoSPHERE Systems, LLC

PhytoSphere Systems is a global phytocannabinoid biotechnology company based in
San Diego, California and a wholly-owned subsidiary of CannaVest Corp.
(OTC:CANV). The company utilizes advanced cultivation methods and
state-of-the-art processing technology leading to development of
pharmaceutical, nutraceutical and food products. 

PhytoSphere Systems, the manufacturer of the CBD-rich hemp oil used in Real
Scientific Hemp Oil (RSHO), has developed special cultivars (similar to
'strains') that produce hemp that is especially rich in CBD, making it possible
for PhytoSPHERE to offer all-natural products with high concentrations of
hemp-based CBD. For more information, visit: PhytoSphereSystems.com 

About HempMedsPX

HempMedsPX(tm), Inc. offers mainstream marketing, sales, customer service, and
logistics for the cannabis industry. HempMedsPX is a corporate portfolio
company of Medical Marijuana, Inc. (OTC Pink:MJNA) and the exclusive master
distributor and contracted marketing company for CannaVest Corp. (OTC:CANV) and
Medical Marijuana Inc. In addition to handling sales and distribution,
HempMedsPX is the communication hub for the Medical Marijuana Inc. portfolio of


These statements have not been evaluated by the FDA and are not intended to
diagnose, treat or cure any disease. 


This press release may contain certain forward-looking statements and
information, as defined within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act
of 1933 and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, and is subject
to the Safe Harbor created by those sections. This material contains statements
about expected future events and/or financial results that are forward-looking
in nature and subject to risks and uncertainties. Such forward-looking
statements by definition involve risks, uncertainties and other factors, which
may cause the actual results, performance or achievements of CannaVest Corp. to
be materially different from the statements made herein. 


CannaVest Corp. does not sell or distribute any products that are in violation
of the United States Controlled Substances Act (US.CSA). The company does grow,
sell and distribute hemp-based products and are involved with the federally
legal distribution of medical marijuana-based products within certain
international markets. Cannabidiol is a natural constituent of hemp oil. 

         CONTACT: Corporate Contact:
         CannaVest Corp.
         2688 South Rainbow Avenue, Suite B
         Las Vegas, NV 89146
         Phone: 866-290-2157
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