TITUSVILLE, Fla., June 18, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Apple Rush Company, Inc. (OTCPink:APRU) is excited to announce to it’s shareholders and partners that it has secured a partnership with BotanaWay, Inc. of Richmond Virginia.  This alliance with BotanaWay, Inc. for the manufacturing and distribution of Agathos Active, our exclusive ingredient, and other dietary ingredients will provide the platform for distribution and rapid National expansion.  BotanaWay, Inc. has distribution to over 5000 stores in the United States and is opening distribution in Europe and Russia. David Reynolds Derien, CEO, stated, “BotanaWay, Inc. has launched several new dietary ingredients in the United States and has the ability to expedite the introduction of Agathos Active.  BotanaWay, Inc. is going to launch multiple brands containing Agathos Active, Anhydrous Hemp Oil, and a wide variety of botanical supplements.  We feel that the potential market for Agathos Active will increase the annual revenue of BotanaWay an estimated additional five million dollars over the next 12 months.” 

Tony Torgerud, CEO of APRU, said “This partnership with David, his reputation as a leader in botanical distribution, and his connections to the largest supplement distributors in the country give us a great leg up in the distribution of our newly developed products.  We have ordered the ingredients and packaging and will be launching the tincture oils, chews, and other products over the course of the next 90 days with our initial order for 20,000 tinctures coming in at a half million dollars.  We have done the prototyping of the chews and vape product as well and will be making announcements on those fronts shortly.” 

Derien continued, “ Botanaway is the leader in its field and has the existing infrastructure, distribution channel, and reputation to launch the Agathos Active products in the United States quickly.  I signed this deal to enhance my investment in the company and help grow the alternative products division.”  

About The Apple Rush Co., Inc. 
The Apple Rush Company, Inc. through it’s subsidiary APRU, LLC is a distributor of cpg products under the trademarked Apple Rush brand and other labels. The Apple Rush brand has more than 40 years of existence in the natural beverage industry.  As a historical leader in the organic and natural beverage sector our goal is to also become the leader in the distribution of anhydrous hemp oil products nationwide. For more information, please go to www.applerush.com.

About APRU, LLC: APRU, LLC focuses on the development and sales of all natural Apple Rush sparkling juices, and research and development, of premium hemp extracts that contain a broad range of cannabinoids and natural hemp derivatives and other active ingredients such as our exclusive agathos active, kratom, kava, blue lotus, and ginseng. www.aprullc.com

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