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Totally Hemp Crazy Schedules Shareholder Meeting for September 26th

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Totally Hemp Crazy Schedules Shareholder Meeting for September 26thUpdate on Company Progress DALLAS, TX--(Marketwired - Jul 31, 2015) -

Totally Hemp Crazy, Inc. (OTC PINK: THCZ) announced today that a Corporate Shareholder Meeting will be held on September 26, 2015 in Dallas, Texas. Details of the time and location of the meeting will be forthcoming.

All shareholders on record as of August 21, 2015 will be invited to attend and meet the faces behind Totally Hemp Crazy including Rhino Marketing and former Managing Director of Red Bull, Harry Drnec. 


Samples of Rocky Mountain High products will be available at the shareholder meeting which will also include a sneak peek of new products that have been in development. The Video Contest winner will be showcased as well as the new fall contest. The new Canadian can design has been approved and production of the drinks will be scheduled as soon as the new cans have been manufactured. 
The Southeast Asian order is progressing al…

NXT-ID Patents Electronic Crypto-Currency Management Technology

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NXT-ID Patents Electronic Crypto-Currency Management Technology OXFORD, Conn., Jul. 31, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --
NXT-ID, Inc. (NASDAQ:NXTD) ("NXT-ID" or the "Company"), a biometric authentication company focused on the growing mobile commerce market and creator of the Wocket® smart wallet, announces that it has filed provisional patent 62/198989 for

ELECTRONIC CRYPTO-CURRENCY MANAGEMENT METHOD AND SYSTEM



This invention highlights a method to advance crypto-currencies such as Bitcoin into the consumer market of payment technology by introducing a common, uniform way to manage all payments. 
The technology manages multiple traditional financial accounts and crypto-currency accounts, like Bitcoin, including initiating transfers, currency exchanges, submitting payments, and receiving payments.  Under this method, a local, abbreviated block chain is intelligently synchronized for transactions and balance validation to enable both online purchases as well as brick …

New Generation Consumer Group Announces Mucho Macho Snacks

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New Generation Consumer Group Announces Mucho Macho Snacks New Generation Consumer Group, Inc. 
WHITTIER, CA--(Marketwired - Jul 30, 2015) - New Generation Consumer Group Inc. (OTC PINK: NGCG) announces today their Mucho Macho Spicy Peanuts and Mucho Macho Chicharrones (pork rinds) will be available for purchase by the end of the first week of August. These tasty snacks have passed the rigorous quality control and taste-testing NGCG has prided themselves on, and are ready for even the most finicky consumers. Currently there are two intense flavors for each of these snack products. You'll have your choice of Spicy and Chili Limon flavored Peanuts and Habanero and Chili Limon flavored Chicharrones (pork rinds).



NGCG has appointments set with several very interested retail stores to take their distinctive snacks to market. These retail stores have received samples, and feel these products will do very well in th…

Zalemark to Turn Global Iconic Candy Brand to Gold

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Zalemark to Turn Global Iconic Candy Brand to Gold Print Alert Zalemark Signs Agreement with Mars Incorporated for M & M Jewelry Brand

LOS ANGELES, CA / ACCESSWIRE / July 30, 2015 / "The candy that melts in your mouth, not in your hands" will be hitting the stores soon as "Fashionable Sweet Memory Treasures." Zalemark Holding Company, Inc. (OTC: ZMRK) has completed a jewelry licensing agreement with Mars, Incorporated to design, market, and distribute the company's global brand mark, M & M's.

Zalemark's beautiful M&M fashion jewelry will enhance the branding of M&Ms and create a whole new revenue stream for the brand and Zalemark. This global jewelry brand was previously tested in major department stores with positive sell through results and Zalemark intends to make it an achievement nationally. Steven Zale, Zalemark's CEO states, "This global brand is a nice parallel with our other global brand, Crayola(R) and …

SKECHERS ANNOUNCES RECORD SECOND QUARTER 2015 FINANCIAL RESULTS

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SKECHERS ANNOUNCES RECORD SECOND QUARTER 2015
FINANCIAL RESULTS

Record Net Sales of $800.5 Million, an Increase of 36.4 Percent
Record Earnings from Operations of $112.3 Million
Record Net Earnings of $79.8 Million
Record Diluted Earnings per Share of $1.55
MANHATTAN BEACH, CA. – July 29, 2015 – SKECHERS USA, Inc. (NYSE:SKX), a global leader in footwear, today announced financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2015. Second quarter 2015 net sales were $800.5 million compared to $587.1 million for the second quarter of 2014. Gross profit for the second quarter of 2015 was $374.6 million, or 46.8 percent of net sales, compared to $269.4 million, or 45.9 percent of net sales, for the second quarter of last year. Earnings from operations for the second quarter of 2015 were $112.3 million, or 14.0 percent of net sales, compared to net earnings from operations of $53.8 million, or 9.2 percent of net sales for the second quarter of 2014. 


Net earnings in the second quarter…

Wocket: World's First Electronic 'Smart Wallet'

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Wocket: World's First Electronic 'Smart Wallet' NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Next-ID's(NXTD) new Wocket is the world's first electronic smart wallet. It's designed to replace all the cards you currently carry. Both the concept and the actual system are quite ingenious.

Wocket is not just a software system but a leather-wrapped, hardware device that you program to hold all of your credit, ATM, loyalty, membership and ID card information so you can stash all of your physical cards in your desk at home. There are optional accessories that will let you carry cash if you need to.




When you want to use one of your pre-programmed cards, Wocket instantly writes the necessary information onto its own, special plastic card. When the transaction is complete the Wocket card automatically "zeroes-out" all stored information. The only permanent info a Wocket card contains is your name embossed on the front and a photo of your signature on the back.

The entire sy…

NHTC Announces 104% Revenue Increase, 101% Net Income Increase, for Second Quarter of 2015

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NHTC Announces 104% Revenue Increase, 101% Net Income Increase, for Second Quarter of 2015
Record Revenue increases to $69.7 Million while Net Income reaches $12.3 Million; Company Increases Dividend by 33% to $0.04 Per Share, Authorizes $15 Million Share Repurchase
DALLAS, TX, July 28, 2015 -- Natural Health Trends Corp. (Nasdaq: NHTC), a leading direct selling company that markets premium quality personal care, wellness and “quality of life” products under the NHT Global brand, today announced continued growth for the quarter and six month periods ended June 30, 2015.


Second Quarter Highlights
● Total revenues increased 104% to $69.7 million, compared to $34.2 million in the second quarter last year. Net income was $12.3 million, or $0.98 per diluted share, compared to $6.1 million, or $0.49 per diluted share, in the second quarter last year.
- Revenue from Hong Kong operations, which represents 93% of total revenue, increased $33.2 million, or 105% over the same period last year

Ford Reports Strong Second Quarter Results; Pre-Tax Profit $2.9 Billion; Net Income $1.9 Billion

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Ford Reports Strong Second Quarter Results; Pre-Tax Profit $2.9 Billion; Net Income $1.9 Billion Ford Motor (NYSE:F)
Intraday Stock Chart Today : Tuesday 28 July 2015

Ford Motor Company (NYSE: F) today reported its 2015 second quarter financial results. Visit media.ford.com to view the press release and visit http://www.shareholder.ford.com/ to view the slide presentation and access the webcast to Ford’s second quarter earnings call, which begins at 9 a.m. EDT with Mark Fields, president and chief executive officer, and Bob Shanks, executive vice president and chief financial officer.

This Smart News Release features multimedia. View the full release here: http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20150728005594/en/

Highlights Include:
Outstanding second quarter; company on track for a breakthrough year Pre-tax profit of $2.9B, up $269M or 10 percent from a year ago excluding last year's special item charges…

Totally Hemp Crazy Co-Sponsors Race Team Event To Be Seen On Fox Sports 1 Tonight

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Totally Hemp Crazy Co-Sponsors Race Team Event To Be Seen On Fox Sports 1 Tonight DALLAS, TX--(Marketwired - July 24, 2015) - Totally Hemp Crazy, Inc. (OTC PINK: THCZ) will be seen on Fox Sports1 this evening as Rocky Mountain High co-sponsors Race Car driver Quinton Bear #94 who will be participating in the ARCA race from Lucas Oil Raceway.  Fox Sports 1 will broadcast the Sioux Chief PowerPEX 200 live tonight from Lucas Oil Raceway as the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards hits the track for race No. 13 of the season. Veteran announcers Ray Dunlap and Phil Parsons will call the action with Jim Tretow bringing race fans the news from the pits of the .686-mile oval track.  "Quinton Bear is a 19 year old driving sensation who participates JEGS/CRA All-Stars tour sponsored by Chevrolet as well as the ARCA Racing Series. Quinton is the top freshman in the class while sitting 4th overall in points. This season he has had two top 5 five finishes and is coming off a seco…

NXT-ID Plans For Tokenized Next-Gen Payment Tech

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NXT-ID Plans For Tokenized Next-Gen Payment Tech
NXT-ID has taken the next steps toward creating a personalized tokenization payment technology.

This next-generation payment tech from the biometric authentication company is part of a provisional patent that was recently filed by the company. The technology aims to use unique personal identifiers to generate the token. This would, of course, include biometrics as one of the unique IDs.



“What is unique about this invention is that it uses local authentication to not only secure access to payment accounts selected by a user, but also generate unique, one-time-use tokens that identify both the user and the account, without revealing any sensitive information whatsoever during the transaction,” David Tunnell, CTO of NXT-ID, said in a July 21 news release. “Since local generation of unique tokens is performed offline within a mobile device or smart wallet, no vulnerable server is required to generate the token, keeping the token…

Wocket: World's First Electronic 'Smart Wallet'

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Wocket: World's First Electronic 'Smart Wallet' By

NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Next-ID's(NXTD) new Wocket is the world's first electronic smart wallet. It's designed to replace all the cards you currently carry. Both the concept and the actual system are quite ingenious.

Wocket is not just a software system but a leather-wrapped, hardware device that you program to hold all of your credit, ATM, loyalty, membership and ID card information so you can stash all of your physical cards in your desk at home. There are optional accessories that will let you carry cash if you need to.



When you want to use one of your pre-programmed cards, Wocket instantly writes the necessary information onto its own, special plastic card. When the transaction is complete the Wocket card automatically "zeroes-out" all stored information. The only permanent info a Wocket card contains is your name embossed on the front and a photo of your signature on the back.

The Future of Money; Bitcoin and Ether Shake It Up With Crypto-Currencies That Disrupt and Innovate

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The Future of Money; Bitcoin and Ether Shake It Up With Crypto-Currencies That Disrupt and Innovate "Traditional Payment Providers or Processers Are Likely Going to Need to Innovate by Either Incorporating Bitcoin or Another Form of Digital Payments to Increase Efficiency and Reduce Costs in Order to Survive" -- The Bitcoin Investment Trust
http://www.marketwired.com/press-release/-2041119.htm
POINT ROBERTS, WA and NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - July 23, 2015) - Investorideas.com, a global news source covering leading sectors including Bitcoin and payment technology, release commentary about new crypto-currencies including Bitcoin and Ether. Experts from both sectors talk about the future of money as we know it and how to prepare for this new future.



Brad Moynes of Bit-X Financial (OTCQB: BITXF), Ryan Rabaglia, head of Wholesale, ANX, Terrence Dempsey of The Bitcoin Investment Trust (OTCQX: GBTC) and Gavin Wood of The Ethereum Project talk about disruption, opportunity an…