Tauriga Sciences Announces 40% Reduction in Tauri-Gum Production Costs in Support of its Nationwide Launch and Expanded Production
Enhanced Production Efficiency Translates into Improved Gross Margins and Additional Opportunities with Higher Volume Customers
NEW YORK, NY - (NewMediaWire) - September 17, 2020 - Tauriga Sciences, Inc. (OTCQB: TAUG) (“Tauriga” or the “Company”), a revenue generating, diversified life sciences company, with a proprietary line of functional “supplement” chewing gums (Flavors: Pomegranate, Blood Orange, Peach-Lemon, Pear Bellini, Mint, Black Currant) as well as two ongoing Biotechnology initiatives, today announced that it has successfully streamlined the Tauri-Gum™ manufacturing process, driving a material reduction in unitary production costs (nearly 40% over past 16 months). The Company prides itself on producing a product of outstanding quality while adhering to the strictest protocols in quality assurance, consumer safety, and legal and regulatory guidelines.
The Company has also increased production capacity for its flagship product line to support its recently announced nationwide launch of the Tauri-Gum™ brand. In addition, as noted in the Company’s release dated September 10, 2020, Tauriga’s Rainbow Deluxe Sampler Pack (“Rainbow Pack”) will officially launch on Sunday, September 20 on the Company’s E-Commerce platform (www.taurigum.com). Pre-Orders for the Rainbow Pack have been robust, and the Company expects to announce a major partnership (in the very near term) to enhance both the profile and scale of this launch.
The Tauri-Gum™ product line consists of six (6) distinct flavors: three infused with Cannabidiol (“CBD”) isolate, two infused with Cannabigerol (“CBG”) isolate, and one infused with Vitamin C & Zinc.
The Company’s Tauri-Gum™ product line is: Kosher Certified, Halal Certified, Vegan Formulated, NON-GMO, Allergen Free, Gluten Free, Lab Tested, All-Natural Flavors, and 100% Made in the USA.
ABOUT TAURIGA SCIENCES INC.
Tauriga Sciences, Inc. (TAUG) is a revenue generating, diversified life sciences company, engaged in several major business activities and initiatives. The company manufactures and distributes several proprietary retail products and product lines, mainly focused on the Cannabidiol (“CBD”) and Cannabigerol (“CBG”) Edibles market segment. The main product line, branded as Tauri-Gum™, consists of a proprietary supplement chewing gum that is both Kosher certified and Vegan formulated (CBD Infused Tauri-Gum™ Flavors: Mint, Blood Orange, Pomegranate) & (CBG Infused Tauri-Gum™ Flavor: Peach-Lemon). The Company’s commercialization strategy consists of a broad array of retail customers, distributors, and a fast-growing E-Commerce business segment (E-Commerce website: www.taurigum.com). Please visit our corporate website, for additional information, as well as inquiries, at www.tauriga.com.
Complementary to the Company’s retail business, are its two ongoing biotechnology initiatives. The first one relates to the development of a Pharmaceutical grade version of Tauri-Gum™, for nausea regulation (specifically designed to help patients that are subjected to ongoing chemotherapy treatment). On March 18, 2020, the Company announced that it filed a provisional U.S. patent application covering its pharmaceutical grade version of Tauri-Gum™. The Patent, filed with the U.S.P.T.O. is Titled “MEDICATED CBD COMPOSITIONS, METHODS OF MANUFACTURING, AND METHODS OF TREATMENT”. The second one relates to a collaboration agreement with Aegea Biotechnologies Inc. for the co-development of a rapid, multiplexed, Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) test with superior sensitivity and selectivity.
The Company is headquartered in New York City and operates a regional office in Barcelona, Spain. In addition, the Company operates a full time E-Commerce fulfillment center located in LaGrangeville, New York.
DISCLAIMER -- Forward-Looking Statements
This press release contains certain “forward-looking statements” as defined by the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 which represent management’s beliefs and assumptions concerning future events. These forward-looking statements are often indicated by using words such as “may,” “will,” “expects,” “anticipates,” believes, “hopes,” “believes,” or plans, and may include statements regarding corporate objectives as well as the attainment of certain corporate goals and milestones. Forward-looking statements are based on present circumstances and on management’s present beliefs with respect to events that have not occurred, that may not occur, or that may occur with different consequences or timing than those now assumed or anticipated. Actual results may differ materially from those expressed in forward looking statements due to known and unknown risks and uncertainties, such as are not guarantees of general economic and business conditions, the ability to successfully develop and market products, consumer and business consumption habits, the ability to consummate successful acquisition and licensing transactions, fluctuations in exchange rates, and other factors over which Tauriga has little or no control. Many of these risks and uncertainties are discussed in greater detail in the “Risk Factors” section of Tauriga’s Form 10-K and other filings made from time to time with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Such forward-looking statements are made only as of the date of this release, and Tauriga assumes no obligation to update forward-looking statements to reflect subsequent events or circumstances. You should not place undue reliance on these forward-looking statements.
Tauriga Sciences, Inc.
555 Madison Avenue, 5th Floor
New York, NY 10022
Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Seth M. Shaw
cell # (917) 796 9926
Corp. Website: www.tauriga.com
E-Commerce Website: www.taurigum.com
Tiger Global Management