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Vista Partners Initiates Coverage on Nxt-ID, Inc. (NasdaqCM: NXTD); Price Target $7.50

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Vista Partners Initiates Coverage on Nxt-ID, Inc. (NasdaqCM: NXTD); Price Target $7.50
SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwired - May 29, 2015)

Vista Partners announced today that it has initiated coverage on Nxt-ID, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXTD) ("the Company" or "NXT") based in Oxford, CT, with a twelve month price target of $7.50. Ross Silver, Principal Analyst at Vista Partners, stated, "NXT is an early stage technology company that is focused on products, solutions, and services that have a need for biometric secure access control. The company is focused on the growing m-commerce market, launching its innovative MobileBio® suite of biometric solutions that secure consumers' mobile platforms led by Wocket®; a next generation smart wallet designed to replace all the cards in your wallet, no smart phone required." Mr. Silver concludes, "Competitors in the digital wallet marketplace, many of which are holdings in the iShares U.S. Technology ETF (NYSE: IY…

President of Bit-X Financial Corp. (OTCQB: BITXF) Talks About Pending Launch of Company's Bitcoin Exchange and How Bitcoin Is Gaining Recognition in Major Financial Circles

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President of Bit-X Financial Corp. (OTCQB: BITXF) Talks About Pending Launch of Company's Bitcoin Exchange and How Bitcoin Is Gaining Recognition in Major Financial Circles
Point Roberts, Wa and New York, NY--(Marketwired - May 28, 2015)

Investorideas.com, a global news source covering leading sectors including Bitcoin and payment technology issues an exclusive interview with Mr. Brad Moynes, President of Bit-X Financial Corp. (OTCQB: BITXF). Brad shares insight on the history of his company, the pending launch of the company's Bitcoin exchange and recent developments in the Bitcoin sector that have legitimized Bitcoin in the financial community, making some predict that it may replace traditional currency in the future.

As one of the few publicly traded companies in the space, Brad talks about the future of Bitcoin as a digital currency and how his company is posturing to be part of the evolution of currency.
Interview:Q: investorideas.com 
Brad, can you start by giv…

SKECHERS Rises to Number Two Brand Share Position in U.S. Athletic Footwear Market

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SKECHERS Number Two Athletic Footwear In US Market
SKECHERS USA, Inc. (NYSE:SKX) today announced that The Wall Street Journal (May 18, 2015) and Money.com (May 19, 2015) have both reported that the Company has moved ahead of competing footwear brands Adidas, New Balance and Asics to secure the number two brand share position in the U.S. athletic footwear market for the First Quarter 2015.



“Throughout the past year SKECHERS has focused on product development, compelling marketing, and an aggressive growth strategy that has propelled our brand, and we’re pleased to see our athletic footwear has been so well-received by U.S. consumers,” said SKECHERS president Michael Greenberg. “Earlier this month, SKECHERS’ stock rose above $100 per share for the first time in the Company’s history and we’re aiming to keep this momentum going with a diverse product line that appeals to a broad consumer audience. The glob…

NXT-ID, Inc to Air New Video on CNBC in New York Markets

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NXT-ID, Inc to Air New Video on CNBC in New York MarketsOXFORD, Conn., May 28, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --

NXT-ID, Inc. (NASDAQ:NXTD, NXTDW) announces a new corporate video will begin airing in New York markets including Manhattan on CNBC, FBN and BTV starting  June 1st  through to June 21st.  The commercial will broadcast during Squawk on the Street and Worldwide Exchange segments on CNBC.

The new video focusing on the company's identity protection technologies is the third in a series of commercials showcased on CNBC regionally and nationally.

Watch the Video:NXT-ID TV AD.

Learn more about the Wocket at:http://www.wocketwallet.com.

Consumers have until May 31st to lock in the promotional price of$149.99.

Wocket® is a smart wallet designed to protect your identity and replace all the cards in your wallet, with no smart phone or cloud required. Wocket® works anywhere credit cards are accepted and only works with your biometric stamp of approval.

All your credit, debit, loyalty, gift, ID…

ISBG packs 1-2 Punch with Besado Tequila and Dziaq Liqueur

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ISBG packs 1-2 Punch with Besado Tequila and Dziaq Liqueur HOUSTON, May 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/

International Spirit and Beverage Group (a Nevada Corporation) (ISBG) has made a splash this month with the acquisitions of Besado Tequila and Dziaq Liqueur. Jeff Freiberger, ISBG's Chief Operating Officer, recognized the opportunity for the company to take on the two Besado tequila lines, Besado Platinum and Besado Oro, and the Dziaq brand as strategic assets in the development of the ISBG portfolio.

"I knew we had the ability to take on a controlling interest in these brands while maintaining a viable share structure for future growth," Freiberger said. "These brands will be a valuable asset and we acquired them at the right price; one that serves well the shareholders of both companies."

In addition to the flexibility offered by ISBG's February retirement of 280 million shares, Freiberger had another variable working in his favor. Besado tequila'…

CSX Employee Wins Industry Lifetime Achievement Award For Hazardous Material Safety

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CSX Employee Wins Industry Lifetime Achievement Award For Hazardous Material Safety   JACKSONVILLE, Fla., May 20, 2015 /PRNewswire
CSX's Romano DeSimone has been awarded the Association of American Railroad (AAR) Holden-Proefrock Award for his significant career achievements and contributions to the safe transportation of hazardous materials by rail.

 "CSX puts safety at the forefront of everything we do, and Romano has personified this commitment through his leadership and courage," said Skip Elliott, vice president, public safety, health and environment. "Romano's achievements, especially his visionary leadership of safety training programs, have made a lasting impact on our culture and our relationships with the communities we serve."

Over the course of more than 30 combined years with CSX and Conrail, DeSimone developed significant response experience with hazardous materials, including his tenure as a Field Hazmat responder in New York and h…

Bit-X Financial Corp (BITXF) Provides Update on Launch of Bitcoin Exchange

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Bit-X Financial Corp (BITXF) Provides Update on Launch of Bitcoin Exchange "GO LIVE JUNE 2015"
Vancouver, BC / Accesswire / May 21, 2015 /

Bit-X Financial Corp.(BITXF), a crypto-currency exchange and internet financial services company, today announced that the test environment for the bitcoin exchange is progressing well and on track to go-live in June 2015.

Users can now pre-register on the company's website at Bitxfin.com. "We are very excited to launch our platform as the global interest and recognition of bitcoin rises within the established financial communities," stated Brad Moynes, President of Bit-X Financial. "Our Go Live Date is fast approaching and being able to provide our users an on-ramp advantage will boost awareness to our platform."

As previously announced, in April,Bit-X Financial Corp.executed an Exclusive Bitcoin Exchange and Services Agreement with Hong Kong based ANX for the North American market. The proprietary ANX trad…

NXT-ID, Inc Announces Participation as Member of Team Battelle for TIES Contract Award

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NXT-ID, Inc Announces Participation as Member of Team Battelle for TIES Contract Award
OXFORD, Conn., May 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --

NXT-ID, Inc. (NXTD) (NXTDW) announces that its wholly owned subsidiary, 3D-ID LLC, a company engaged in biometric identification is an official contractor under Team Battelle for the biometrics technology portion of the recently awarded TIES (Technical Information Engineering Services) Unrestricted Suite Contract from the Department of the Army.

3D-ID LLC has a suite of 3D facial recognition products developed for government, law enforcement and security agencies.

Gino Pereira, Chief Executive Officer said, "We are very proud to be part of Team Battelle and contributing our expertise in biometric technologies. This award is the culmination of 2 years hard work by many parties involved. Although the Company's primary focus has been on our biometric smart wallet, the Wocket®, currently being shipped to our pre-order customers, we have cont…

NXT-ID, Inc. Research Note Update from SoundView; Commercial Ramp of Wocket Smart Wallet

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NXT-ID, Inc. Research Note Update from SoundView; Commercial Ramp of Wocket Smart Wallet  BOSTON, May 19, 2015 /PRNewswire/

SoundView Technology Group issues a new research note on the NXT-ID, Inc. (NXTD) Wocket smart wallet (WocketWallet.com)

The following is an excerpt to the report.

Download the full report here: s3.amazonaws.com/NXT-ID_NXTD_SV_NOTE_MAY_2015_PUB

Company Update
Back in March we published an NXT-ID update note on the first "early access" Wockets shipping which allowed the company to gather feedback from field use. I had good success with my own Wocket even though it was a pre-release version which had a handmade prototype card that was too thick for some types of usage.

Sixty days later, NXT-ID is preparing to fulfill their existing pre-orders this month which will put several hundred units into the market. The plan for June is to ship a few thousand units to customers who have requested invitations to order a unit. By July, the company should reach …

Totally Hemp Crazy, Inc. Announces Four New Distributors Have Joined the Rocky Mountain High Team

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Totally Hemp Crazy, Inc. Announces Four New Distributors Have Joined the Rocky Mountain High Team
DALLAS, TX--(Marketwired - May 19, 2015)

Totally Hemp Crazy, Inc. (OTC PINK: THCZ) announced today that four new distributors have joined the Rocky Mountain High hemp-infused beverage distribution team.
Jerry Grisaffi, Founder of THCZ, stated, "We would like to welcome Mad Beez LLC who will be opening up the Minneapolis-Saint Paul region in Minnesota led by Mark Miles. Minneapolis-Saint Paul is commonly known as the Twin Cities and boasts the highest population in the State."

Mark Miles said, "We are excited to once again be on the ground floor of a fresh new product that elicits such exuberant emotions that the target audience becomes raving fans. Our group has experienced this before via Naked Juice as two of our founding members were part of the original group that developed that brand. Test marketing on our existing distribution base leads us to believe Rocky M…

Totally Hemp Crazy, Inc. Announces Third Production Run This Quarter of Rocky Mountain High Hemp-Infused Products

Totally Hemp Crazy, Inc. Announces Third Production Run This Quarter of Rocky Mountain High Hemp-Infused Products
DALLAS, TX--(Marketwired - May 11, 2015)

Totally Hemp Crazy, Inc. (OTC PINK: THCZ) announced today that the third production run of the Rocky Mountain High hemp-infused beverages (60,000 cases) is being scheduled with the bottling plant with a target production date within two to three weeks. The production run will include all four of the hemp-infused beverages.

The Company's goal of producing over 1,000,000 cans of hemp-infused beverage products this quarter will be exceeded by 70%. After the next production run, the Company will have produced 1,720,000 cans.

THCZ has moved into new offices at 9101 LBJ Freeway, Suite 200, Dallas, Texas and has hired office staff to manage the Company's rapid growth.
Heide Estep will be heading up the clothing line and will manage a website that will be dedicated to the new clothing product line that is planned to be la…

NXT-ID enters partnership with Wallaby Financial

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NXT-ID enters partnership with Wallaby Financial
(Nasdaq: NXTD, NXTDW) Biometric wallet firm NXT-ID is set to partner with mobile and web-based credit card optimisation solution Wallaby Financial.
Under the terms of the agreement, NXT-ID's Wocket Smart Wallet will become the preferred wallet solution to Wallaby Card Beta List members.
More than 30,000 Wallaby Financial customers currently on the Wallaby Card waiting list will receive special invitation e-mails to buy a Wocket Smart Wallet, which is secured by voice biometrics.

The smart wallet, from Oxford, Conn.-based NXT-ID, works without a mobile phone or cloud, and can carry up to 10,000 cards.

Matthew Goldman, Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Wallaby Financial, said, "Our customers love the convenience that Wallaby offers them, but the missing piece has been having all their cards available when they need them. We are excited about this partnership with Wocket because it allows our members to carry all of their membe…