Electronic Cigarettes International Group Hires Kate Anseth as Senior Director Supply Chain

GOLDEN, COLORADO, October 13, 2015 – Electronic Cigarettes International Group, Ltd. (The “Company”) (OTCBB: ECIG) has hired Kate Anseth as Senior Director Supply Chain, and she will join the Company on October 19, 2015. Ms. Anseth has 17 years of experience in the areas of production planning, order fulfillment and supply chain management in the consumer goods industry.

Ms. Anseth will be responsible for driving efficiencies throughout the supply chain, including days of inventory coverage, improving the case fill rate, reducing the number of stock-outs, and improving cash management.

“Kate will bring a wealth of experience to our team and will have an immediate impact on orders shipped complete, and will work proactively with customers to improve customer satisfaction levels, helping us to improve both sales and profits,” said Dan O’Neill, Chief Executive Officer of Electronic Cigarettes International Group, Ltd. “The fourth pillar of our profitable growth strategy is to bring experienced professionals into the Company, improve the overall talent pool and become the most knowledgeable management team in the industry. The addition of Kate Anseth is a key step in that process.”

Prior to joining ECIG, Ms. Anseth was the customer supply chain manager for Menasha Corporation, a provider of point-of-sale displays and packaging. Earlier she was a customer service team leader for over 12 years with Kraft Foods Group, where she managed order-to-cash cycles and supply chain activities for account managers and sales teams that were responsible for $2.2 billion in annual revenues. Ms. Anseth received her Bachelor’s degree in organizational communication from North Central College in Naperville, Illinois.

About Electronic Cigarettes International Group, Ltd. (ECIG)

Electronic Cigarettes International Group (ECIG) is dedicated to providing a compelling alternative to traditional cigarettes for the more than 1 billion current smokers around the world. ECIG offers consumers a full product portfolio that incorporates product quality and the latest technology. The Company’s website is www.ecig.co.

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