VANCOUVER and SAN DIEGO, Dec. 5, 2019 /CNW/ - Phivida Holdings Inc. (CSE: VIDA OTCQX: PHVAF) ("Phivida" or the "Company") is pleased to announce promising results for Bloomgroove.com ("Bloomgroove") from its first Black Friday week sales, which totalled more than $85,000 (CAD).
Bloomgroove, which went live in September 2019, is a custom-built e-commerce platform that is fast and user-intuitive, featuring cannabis accessories from reputable manufacturers, such as Storz & Bickel, Arizer, Grenco Science, and DaVinci. As well as selling products from the site, Bloomgroove also hosts independent storefronts where sellers can operate their own stores, leveraging Bloomgroove's proprietary sales engine. For Monday, November 25 through to Monday, December 2, the total reported unaudited sales from the Bloomgroove site was approximately $85,753.36 (CAD). Readers should note that these sales figures have not been audited and are subject to adjustment.
"The last week was an important milestone for Bloomgroove and our e-commerce platform, both from the strong sales results but also for what we learned about the sector and the data we collected that we will use to improve the platform," said David Moon, Interim CEO of Phivida. "We will immediately begin to refine our sales and marketing techniques to optimize the December holiday season results. This will also apply to our CBD-focused site, Wikala.com, which was just launched."
Bloomgroove.com is one of a suite of web destinations operated by Phivida, which includes Greencamp.com, the premier site for information on cannabis products and culture, Wikala.com, an e‑commerce site focused on CBD, along with the product sites feeloki.com and hempvidaplus.com.
ABOUT Phivida Holdings Inc.
Phivida Holdings Inc. is headquartered in Vancouver, BC, with operations in San Diego, CA. Phivida is a premium functional food and beverage company focused on whole plant nutrition and natural ingredients that help best maintain overall health and balance in the human body. The company infuses organic active hemp extract into a variety of premium beverages and clinical products for everyday health. Phivida embraces and celebrates a return to organic, natural, plant-based foods and beverages, and a focus on holistic health and wellness. The mission is to help reduce the world's dependence on pharmaceuticals and provide food and beverage choices that allow customers to live a balanced, healthy lifestyle. For more information, visit phivida.com.
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