Tauriga Sciences Inc. Actively Evaluating Potential Blockchain Opportunities

NEW YORK, NY , Jan. 17, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Tauriga Sciences, Inc. (OTC PINK: TAUG) ("Tauriga" or the "Company"), engaged in building its business through the development, distribution, and licensing of proprietary products as well as the evaluation of potential acquisition opportunities and equity investments, today announced that the Company is now actively evaluating potential opportunities relating to Blockchain technologies and applications.    

On January 4, 2018, the Company announced that its Board of Directors (“BOD”) had voted unanimously in favor of the formation a wholly owned subsidiary focused on acquiring interest(s) in patents and other intellectual property pertaining to Blockchain technology (“Blockchain”).  This subsidiary, which was incorporated in Delaware, was named “Tauriga IP Acquisition Corp.” and received financial commitment(s) of up to $300,000 USD from Tauriga’s available cash position.

Tauirga’s CEO Seth M. Shaw expressed, “The Company formed a wholly owned subsidiary earlier this month, in order to be structurally prepared to capitalize on potentially valuable opportunities.  Management is now actively evaluating several potential opportunities pertaining to Blockchain and is hopeful to consummate one or more transactions in that sector, should the due diligence process prove satisfactory.  The Company believes that it is continuing to make meaningful progress with respect to a number of important corporate initiatives.   

There can be no guarantees that the Company will determine that any of the potential opportunity under evaluation is worthy of acquisition or investment, or that the Company will ultimately acquire Blockchain technologies at all.


Tauriga Sciences, Inc. (OTC PINK: TAUG) is engaged in building business through the development, distribution, and licensing of proprietary products as well as the evaluation of potential acquisition opportunities/equity investments. The Company is presently focused on its upcoming contemplated launch of a Cupacu Butter based lip balm product branded under the name: Herman. The Company believes that one of its most important strengths is its access to and relationships with potentially substantial distribution systems and networks. The Company intends to capitalize on distribution opportunities and will continually update shareholders on such developments. Please visit our corporate website at www.tauriga.com


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