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Electronic Cigarettes International Group Reports Second Quarter 2016 Financial Results

GOLDEN, Colo., Aug. 11, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Electronic Cigarettes International Group, Ltd. (The “Company”) (OTCBB: ECIG), a leading global marketer and distributor of electronic cigarettes and vapor products, today announced financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2016. Second Quarter Overview Second quarter 2016 net sales...

Electronic Cigarettes International Group Announces 2016 Second Quarter Conference Call Schedule

GOLDEN, CO – August 4, 2016 – Electronic Cigarettes International Group, Ltd. (The “Company”) (OTCBB: ECIG), a leading global marketer and distributor of electronic cigarettes and vapor products, today announced that it will release 2016 second quarter results on August 11, 2016.  In conjunction with the release, the Company has scheduled a conference call,...

Electronic Cigarettes International Group Completes Financial Recapitalization

Company Refinanced $94 million of Senior Notes and Convertible Debt Reduced All Debt Interest Rates to 4% Postponed All Debt Payments for 4 years Cancelled and Reissued Employee Stock Options GOLDEN, CO – July 8, 2016 – Electronic Cigarettes International Group, Ltd. (The “Company”) (OTCBB: ECIG), a leading global marketer and distributor of electronic...

ELECTRONIC CIGARETTES INTERNATIONAL GROUP REPORTS FIRST QUARTER 2016 FINANCIAL RESULTS

  VIP on the move – UK. Highlights First quarter 2016 net sales increased 1% versus 2015 to $11.7 million, despite unfavorable foreign exchange movements of $0.3 million and a forecasted decrease of unprofitable Vapestick sales. Gross profit was $6.6 million versus $6.4 million in the first quarter of 2015, an increase of 5%. Gross profit margin...

Electronic Cigarettes International Group Bolsters Denver-Based Management Team with Appointments of William Seamans as Chief Financial Officer and Monsell Darville as Chief Marketing Officer

GOLDEN, COLORADO, May 16, 2016 – Electronic Cigarettes International Group, Ltd. (The “Company”) (OTCBB: ECIG), a global marketer and distributor of electronic cigarettes and vapor products whose brands include FIN, Vapestick, Victory, VIP, and others, today announced that William “Bill” Seamans has accepted the position of Chief Financial Officer...

Electronic Cigarettes International Group To Host First Quarter 2016 Conference Call on Monday, May 16

GOLDEN, COLORADO, May 12, 2016 – Electronic Cigarettes International Group, Ltd. (The “Company”) (OTCBB: ECIG) today announced the planned release of its first quarter 2016 financial results after market close on Monday, May 16, 2016. Dan O’Neill, Chief Executive Officer, and Phil Anderson, Chief Financial Officer, will host a conference call that day at...

ECIG Continues the Transformation to Golden, Colorado from Grand Rapids, Michigan with Retention of Hein & Associates LLP as its Auditor

GOLDEN, COLORADO, April 6, 2016 – Electronic Cigarettes International Group, Ltd. (The “Company”) (OTCBB: ECIG), a global marketer and distributor of electronic cigarettes and vapor products whose brands include FIN, Vapestick, Victory, VIP, and others, today announced the appointment of Hein & Associates LLP as its new independent auditor, which was...

ELECTRONIC CIGARETTES INTERNATIONAL GROUP REPORTS FOURTH QUARTER AND FULL YEAR 2015 FINANCIAL RESULTS

New VIP retail store in the UK.   Highlights Net sales increased 21% versus 2014 to $54.2 million, despite unfavorable foreign exchange movements of $3.4 million. Gross profit more than doubled in 2015 reaching $30.5 million versus $13.2 million in 2014, a 131% increase. Adjusted EBITDA was negative $7.3 million in 2015 versus a negative $37.2 million in...

ELECTRONIC CIGARETTES INTERNATIONAL GROUP TO HOST FOURTH QUARTER AND FULL YEAR 2015 CONFERENCE CALL ON MONDAY, MARCH 28

GOLDEN, COLORADO, March 24, 2016 – Electronic Cigarettes International Group, Ltd. (The “Company”) (OTCBB: ECIG) today announced the planned release of its fourth quarter and full year 2015 financial results after market close on Monday, March 28, 2016. Dan O’Neill, Chief Executive Officer, and Phil Anderson, Chief Financial Officer, will host a...

Electronic Cigarettes International Group to Participate in the 28th Annual ROTH Conference

GOLDEN, COLORADO, March 7, 2016 – Electronic Cigarettes International Group, Ltd. (The “Company”) (OTCBB: ECIG), a global marketer and distributor of electronic cigarettes and vapor products whose brands include FIN, Vapestick, Victory, VIP, and others, today announced that it will participate in the 28th Annual ROTH Conference in Dana Point, California...

VIP Brand Opens First Kiosk in the USA

GOLDEN, COLORADO, January 27, 2016 – Electronic Cigarettes International Group, Ltd. (The “Company”) (OTCBB: ECIG) today announced the opening of its first VIP kiosk in the USA at the FlatIron Crossing Mall in Broomfield, Colorado. FlatIron Crossing has more than 200 shops and restaurants, and generates average monthly foot traffic of one million people....

Electronic Cigarettes International Group Improves Financial Strength with $9.0 Million Financing from an Existing Investor

GOLDEN, COLORADO, January 12, 2016 – Electronic Cigarettes International Group, Ltd. (The “Company”) (OTCBB: ECIG) today announced that on January 12, 2016 it completed a $9.0 million term loan financing with one of the Company’s long-term existing investors. The principal use of the proceeds will be to fund the recently announced settlement agreement...

Electronic Cigarettes International Group and Fontem Ventures B.V. Announce Settlement Agreement In Relation to E-Vapor Technology Patents

GOLDEN, COLORADO, January 6, 2016 – Electronic Cigarettes International Group, Ltd. (The “Company”) (OTCBB: ECIG), a distributor and retailer of vaporizers and e-liquids, and Fontem Ventures today announced they have reached a settlement agreement that resolves ongoing litigation in the USA.   “The global settlement agreement is yet another hurdle...

FIN Continues to Expand Distribution

GOLDEN, COLORADO, November 18, 2015 – Electronic Cigarettes International Group, Ltd. (The “Company”) (OTCBB: ECIG) today announced that FIN, which recently announced the expansion of the new Advanced Vaping System (AVS) into 8,000 new points of distribution, has added an additional 150 locations effective November 16, 2015. The continued acceptance by...

VIP Kiosk Program Continues to Expand

GOLDEN, COLORADO, November 11, 2015 – Electronic Cigarettes International Group, Ltd. (The “Company”) (OTCBB: ECIG) today announced after securing an additional 26 new kiosks in the third quarter of 2015, which included the opening of four new blending boutiques, VIP just confirmed the opening on December 5th of three new locations in Westfield Stratford,...

ELECTRONIC CIGARETTES INTERNATIONAL GROUP REPORTS THIRD QUARTER 2015 FINANCIAL RESULTS

GOLDEN, COLORADO, November 9, 2015 – Electronic Cigarettes International Group, Ltd. (The “Company”) (OTCBB: ECIG), a global marketer and distributor of electronic cigarettes and vapor products whose brands include FIN, Vapestick, Victory, VIP, and others, today announced financial results for the third quarter and nine months ended September 30, 2015....

ELECTRONIC CIGARETTES INTERNATIONAL GROUP TO HOST THIRD QUARTER 2015 CONFERENCE CALL ON MONDAY, NOVEMBER 9

GOLDEN, COLORADO, November 3, 2015 – Electronic Cigarettes International Group, Ltd. (The “Company”) (OTCBB: ECIG) today announced the planned release of its third quarter 2015 financial results after market close on Monday, November 9, 2015. Concurrent with the filing of the Company’s quarterly report on Form 10-Q, Dan O’Neill, Chief Executive Officer,...

Electronic Cigarettes International Group Strengthens Balance Sheet with $18.0 Million Financing from a Current Investor

GOLDEN, COLORADO, November 2, 2015 – Electronic Cigarettes International Group, Ltd. (The “Company”) (OTCBB: ECIG) today announced that on October 30, 2015 it completed an $18.0 million term loan financing with one of the Company’s long term investors. The new capital allows the Company to retire subordinate convertible debt, repay loans with interest...

Electronic Cigarettes International Group Further Expands FIN Advanced Vaping System Distribution in US

GOLDEN, COLORADO, October 28, 2015 – Electronic Cigarettes International Group, Ltd. (The “Company”) (OTCBB: ECIG) today announced it has expanded the FIN Advanced Vaping System (AVS) distribution in response to continued strong customer demand across the United States. Regarded as the most convenient, user-friendly vaping solution in the market, the FIN...

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...

Electronic Cigarettes International Group Expands FIN Advanced Vaping System Product Line Following Initial Success in US

GRAND RAPIDS, MICHIGAN, October 8, 2015 – Electronic Cigarettes International Group, Ltd. (The “Company”) (OTCBB: ECIG) today announced it has expanded the FIN Advanced Vaping System (AVS) product line in response to strong customer demand across the United States. ECIG is adding 10 new refills in various flavors and strengths, bringing the total number...

Electronic Cigarettes International Group’s UK VIP Expansion Bolstered by Report from Public Health England: E- Cigarettes are 95% Less Harmful Than Normal Cigarettes

GRAND RAPIDS, MICHIGAN, September 21, 2015 – Electronic Cigarettes International Group, Ltd. (The “Company”) (OTCBB: ECIG) today commented on a recent study published in a report from Public Health England. “The timing of the report could not have been better for the VIP brand as we aggressively expand our Kiosk operations which focus on 1 on 1...

ELECTRONIC CIGARETTES INTERNATIONAL GROUP OPENS 100TH KIOSK IN UK

GRAND RAPIDS, MICHIGAN, September 15, 2015 – Electronic Cigarettes International Group, Ltd. (The “Company”) (OTCBB: ECIG) today announced that its VIP brand continues ‎the rapid expansion of its award winning kiosk program with the opening of the 100th directly owned unit on September 9th. The brand which began the year with 53 owned and operated outlets...

VAPESTICK BRAND LAUNCHED IN UNITED STATES THROUGH TRADITIONAL RETAIL OUTLETS BY ELECTRONIC CIGARETTES INTERNATIONAL GROUP

GRAND RAPIDS, MICHIGAN, August 20, 2015 – Electronic Cigarettes International Group, Ltd. (The “Company”) (OTCBB: ECIG) today announced that its VAPESTICK brand is being launched into 200 traditional small retail stores in the Northeast region of the US. The test will be supported with marketing and promotional programs designed to optimize in-store...

ELECTRONIC CIGARETTES INTERNATIONAL GROUP REPORTS SECOND QUARTER 2015 FINANCIAL RESULTS

GRAND RAPIDS, MICHIGAN, August 10, 2015 – Electronic Cigarettes International Group, Ltd. (The “Company”) (OTCBB: ECIG), a global marketer and distributor of electronic cigarettes and vapor products whose brands include FIN, Vapestick, Victory, VIP, and others, today announced financial results for the second quarter and six months ended June 30, 2015....

ELECTRONIC CIGARETTES INTERNATIONAL GROUP TO HOST SECOND QUARTER 2015 CONFERENCE CALL ON MONDAY, AUGUST 10

GRAND RAPIDS, MICHIGAN, August 6, 2015 – Electronic Cigarettes International Group, Ltd. (The “Company”) (OTCBB: ECIG), a global marketer and distributor of electronic cigarette and vapor products whose brands include FIN, Vapestick, Victory, VIP, and others, today announced the planned release of its second quarter 2015 financial results after market...

ELECTRONIC CIGARETTES INTERNATIONAL GROUP REPORTS FIRST QUARTER 2015 FINANCIAL RESULTS

GRAND RAPIDS, MICHIGAN, May 19, 2015 – Electronic Cigarettes International Group, Ltd. (The “Company”) (OTCBB: ECIG), a global marketer and distributor of electronic cigarette and vapor products whose brands include FIN, Vapestick, Victory, VIP, and others, today announced financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2015. First Quarter...

ELECTRONIC CIGARETTES INTERNATIONAL GROUP OBTAINS $41 MILLION NON-DILUTIVE CAPITAL INJECTION TO DRIVE PROFITABLE GROWTH AND DELIVER ON THE COMPANY’S COMMITMENT TO IMPROVE THE BALANCE SHEET

TERM LOAN PROVIDES THE COMPANY A RUNWAY TO DRIVE PROFITABLE GROWTH AND ELIMINATE CONVERTIBLE NOTES GRAND RAPIDS, MICHIGAN, April 28, 2015 – Electronic Cigarettes International Group, Ltd. (OTCBB: ECIG), a global marketer and distributor of electronic cigarette and vapor products, today announced that it has issued approximately $41 million in...

ELECTRONIC CIGARETTES INTERNATIONAL GROUP APPOINTS DAN O’NEILL AS CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

GRAND RAPIDS, MICHIGAN, April 16, 2015 – Electronic Cigarettes International Group, Ltd. (The “Company”) (OTCBB: ECIGD), a global marketer and distributor of electronic cigarette and vapor products whose brands include FIN, Vapestick, Victory, VIP, and others, today announced that Dan O’Neill, Executive Chairman of the Board of Directors of Electronic...

ELECTRONIC CIGARETTES INTERNATIONAL GROUP REPORTS FOURTH QUARTER AND FULL YEAR 2014 FINANCIAL RESULTS

GRAND RAPIDS, MICHIGAN, April 1, 2015 – Electronic Cigarettes International Group, Ltd. (The “Company”) (OTCBB: ECIGD), a global marketer and distributor of electronic cigarette and vapor products whose brands include FIN, Vapestick, Victory, VIP, and others, today announced financial results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2014....

ELECTRONIC CIGARETTES INTERNATIONAL GROUP COMPLETES REVERSE STOCK SPLIT

GRAND RAPIDS, MICHIGAN, MARCH 23, 2015 – Electronic Cigarettes International Group, Ltd. (The “Company”) (OTCBB: ECIG), a global marketer and distributor of electronic cigarette and vapor products whose brands include FIN, Vapestick, Victory, VIP, and others, today announced that it has completed a one-for-fifteen reverse split of its outstanding common...

ELECTRONIC CIGARETTES INTERNATIONAL GROUP ANNOUNCES RESULTS OF SPECIAL MEETING OF STOCKHOLDERS

GRAND RAPIDS, MICHIGAN, MARCH 10, 2015 – Electronic Cigarettes International Group, Ltd. (OTCBB: ECIG), a global marketer and distributor of electronic cigarette and vapor products whose brands include FIN, Vapestick, Victory, VIP, and others, announced the results of its Special Meeting of Stockholders held earlier today. The proposal to give the...

ELECTRONIC CIGARETTES INTERNATIONAL GROUP PROVIDES BUSINESS UPDATE

GRAND RAPIDS, MICHIGAN, MARCH 9, 2015 – Electronic Cigarettes International Group, Ltd. (OTCBB: ECIG), a global marketer and distributor of electronic cigarette and vapor products whose brands include FIN, Vapestick, Victory, VIP, and others, today provided a business update. Executive Chairman Dan O’Neill commented, “We continue to make progress on our...

ELECTRONIC CIGARETTES INTERNATIONAL GROUP EXPANDS RELATIONSHIP WITH MURPHY USA TO INCLUDE FIN® ADVANCED VAPING SYSTEM

– agreement expands FIN® distribution to more than 1,200 murphy locations in 23 states- GRAND RAPIDS, MICHIGAN, FEBRUARY 9, 2015 – Electronic Cigarettes International Group, Ltd. (OTCBB: ECIG), a global marketer and distributor of electronic cigarette and vapor products whose brands include FIN, Vapestick, Victory, VIP, and others, today announced...

Electronic Cigarettes International Group Announces a Reduction in Its Planned Share Increase and Reverse Stock Split Range

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Electronic Cigarettes International Group, Ltd. (OTCBB: ECIG), a global marketer and distributor of electronic cigarette and vapor products whose brands include VAPESTICK®, FIN®, Victory®, and VIP®, today announced a reduction in the size of the Company’s previously communicated reverse stock split. The Company...

Electronic Cigarettes International Group Provides Update on Financing and Capital Restructuring

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Electronic Cigarettes International Group, Ltd. (OTCBB: ECIG), a global marketer and distributor of electronic cigarette and vapor products whose brands include VAPESTICK®, FIN®, Victory®, and VIP®, today provided an update on the Company’s financing and capital restructuring activities including obtaining revised...

Electronic Cigarettes International Group Strengthens Leadership with the Hiring of Dan O’Neill as Executive Chairman

Brings additional significant senior leadership experience in consumer packaged goods and building global multinationals New Chief Financial Officer, Phil Anderson joining to support the financial strengthening of the firm January 14, 2015 08:00 AM Eastern Standard Time GRAND RAPIDS, Mich.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Electronic Cigarettes International Group,...

Electronic Cigarettes International Group Launches National Advertising Campaign Behind FIN® Brand in United States

National advertising campaign in support of the new Advanced Vaping System from FIN® ECIG’s most successful new product launch with distribution in more than 30,000 accounts in less than 4 months since initial launch GRAND RAPIDS, Mich.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Electronic Cigarettes International Group, Ltd. (ECIG), one of the largest electronic cigarette...

ELECTRONIC CIGARETTES INTERNATIONAL GROUP LAUNCHES THE FIRST ‘BLENDING BOUTIQUE’ WITH THEIR VIP® BRAND IN THE UNITED KINGDOM TO SURPASS OVER 120 SHOPS AND OUTLETS IN EUROPE

GRAND RAPIDS, MICHIGAN, December 15, 2014 – Electronic Cigarettes International Group, Ltd. (OTCBB: ECIG), today announced that VIP®, one of the United Kingdom’s leading e-cigarette brands and a wholly-owned subsidiary of ECIG, opened its first dedicated ‘Blending Boutique’ located in East London, the first of its kind in the UK. The boutique debuted in...

ELECTRONIC CIGARETTES INTERNATIONAL GROUP SIGNS MEMORANDUM OF UNDERSTANDING WITH EUROPEAN TOBACCO LEADER TDR

Expands ECIG’s distribution across seven countries in South East and Central Europe Enhances TDR’s leading portfolio offerings to customers with value-enhancing products in a high growth segment GRAND RAPIDS, MICHIGAN, December 10, 2014 – Electronic Cigarettes International Group, Ltd. (OTCBB: ECIG), today announced that it has signed a memorandum of...

Electronic Cigarettes International Group Announces Third Quarter Financial Results

Net sales increased to $15.9 million, a sequential increase of 41% versus the previous quarter Growth across business units driven by expansion to new traditional retail customers, to alternative channels, and from the roll-out of new products, including the Advanced Vaping System GRAND RAPIDS, Mich.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Electronic Cigarettes...

Electronic Cigarettes International Group Expands Relationship with Tesco with the Launch of the New VAPESTICK® Advanced Vaping System across the United Kingdom

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Electronic Cigarettes International Group, Ltd. (ECIG), today announced that VAPESTICK®, one of the United Kingdom’s leading e-cigarette brands and a wholly-owned subsidiary of ECIG, has begun the roll-out of its new ‘AVS’ (Advanced Vaping System) e-cigarette product to all Tesco Express and Tesco Pharmacies...

ELECTRONIC CIGARETTES INTERNATIONAL GROUP ANNOUNCES 1ST HALF RESULTS UP 875%

Electronic Cigarettes International Group Announces 1st Half Results up 875% SPRING LAKE, Mich.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Electronic Cigarettes International Group Ltd. (ECIG), a global marketer and distributor of electronic cigarette and vapor products whose brands include FIN, Vapestick, Victory, VIP, and others today announced financial operating results...

MISCHA BARTON BECOMES FACE OF ELECTRONIC CIGARETTES INTERNATIONAL GROUP’S VAPESTICK® BRAND

VAPESTICK BARTON Press Release 8 12 2014 MISCHA BARTON BECOMES FACE OF ELECTRONIC CIGARETTES INTERNATIONAL GROUP’S                                                                                                                                                                                                        VAPESTICK® BRAND • VAPESTICK® brand embarks on...

ELECTRONIC CIGARETTES INTERNATIONAL GROUP LAUNCHES VICTORY® BRAND WITH WESTERN REFINING ACROSS THE SOUTHWEST US

ECIG Western Press Release 8 4 2014 ELECTRONIC CIGARETTES INTERNATIONAL GROUP LAUNCHES VICTORY® BRAND WITH WESTERN REFINING ACROSS THE SOUTHWEST US • Leading convenience store operator with over 230 premium outlets across the Giant, Mustang, Sundial and Howdy’s stores • Further expands availability of ECIG’s portfolio of brands and leading products in the...

ELECTRONIC CIGARETTES INTERNATIONAL GROUP VIP® BRAND OPENS IRELAND’S FIRST DEDICATED E-CIGARETTE STORE AT DUBLIN AIRPORT

VIP Dublin Press Release 7 30 2014 ELECTRONIC CIGARETTES INTERNATIONAL GROUP VIP® BRAND OPENS IRELAND’S FIRST DEDICATED E-CIGARETTE STORE AT DUBLIN AIRPORT • VIP® E-Cigarette Shop opened in The Loop in Terminal 2 at Dublin Airport allows travellers to “vape” while traveling • Flagship VIP store creates tremendous brand presence to further leadership in the...

VICTORY ELECTRONIC CIGARETTES CORPORATION CHANGES OFFICIAL CORPORATE NAME TO ECIG, ELECTRONIC CIGARETTES INTERNATIONAL GROUP

SPRING LAKE, MICHIGAN, July 17, 2014 – Victory Electronic Cigarettes Corporation (OTCBB: ECIG), today announced that it has officially changed its corporate name and entity to the Electronic Cigarettes International Group, Ltd. (ECIG). The company name change, which is effective immediately, coincides with the firm’s new corporate domain change to ECIG.co and stock ticker symbol ECIG.

ELECTRONIC CIGARETTES INTERNATIONAL GROUP RECEIVES STRATEGIC EQUITY INVESTMENT FROM THE MANSOUR GROUP OF UP TO $60 MILLION

SPRING LAKE, MICHIGAN, July 16, 2014 – Electronic Cigarettes International Group, Ltd. (formerly Victory Electronic Cigarettes Corporation) (OTCBB: ECIG), today announced that it has signed a major investment agreement with Man FinCo Ltd., the investment arm of the Mansour Group to provide up to $60 million of equity capital to ECIG. As part of the agreement, Man Capital has initially invested $20 million with an option to invest an additional $40 million at a later date.

VICTORY ELECTRONIC CIGARETTES CORPORATION SIGNS AGREEMENT TO ACQUIRE ONE OF THE UK'S LARGEST ECIG COMPANIES, TEN MOTIVES® FOR $104 MILLION

SPRING LAKE, MICHIGAN, June 2, 2014 – Victory Electronic Cigarettes Corporation (OTCQB: ECIG), today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Ten Motives®, one of the largest electronic cigarette companies in the United Kingdom and worldwide, for $104 million in a combination of cash and stock. The acquisition is expected to close simultaneously with Victory’s closing of its proposed underwritten public offering. Ten Motives® is the market leader in the Food, Drug, and Mass channel in the United Kingdom and is one of the leading and fastest growing electronic cigarette companies in Europe overall. Together with the rest of the companies in the Victory portfolio, the group has now consolidated a significant market leadership position in the UK and attained overall market share leadership in Europe.

VICTORY ELECTRONIC CIGARETTES CORPORATION LAUNCHES NEW FIN ADVANCED VAPING SYSTEM WITH PRE-FILLED CLOSED LIQUIDS IN THE UNITED STATES

SPRING LAKE, MICHIGAN, May 27, 2014 – Victory Electronic Cigarettes Corporation (OTCQB: ECIG), announced today that it has launched the first of its kind Advanced Vaping System, with pre-filled or closed clearomizers to major customers in the United States under its FIN® brand. The Advanced Vaping System, which builds off of the highly successful products that the Company markets in the UK under its VIP® and Vapestick® brands, is the first of its kind world-wide, and provides the flexibility to easily interchange between the newly launched pre-filled clearomizers, liquids and refillable clearomizers, or existing cartridge refills that are currently widely used in rechargeable electronic cigarettes.

VICTORY ELECTRONIC CIGARETTES CORPORATION ANNOUNCES AGREEMENT TO EXPAND TO ASDA WAL-MART WITH IT’S VIP® BRAND IN THE UK

SPRING LAKE, MICHIGAN, May 13, 2014 – Victory Electronic Cigarettes Corporation (OTCQB: ECIG), announced today that it has reached an agreement with ASDA Stores Ltd., a subsidiary of Wal-Mart Stores, Inc., to expand it’s VIP® brand across the retail chain throughout the United Kingdom. The brand is rolling out immediately to the first 272 outlets, and will be expanding chain-wide over the next 8 weeks to ASDA Supercenters, ASDA Superstores, and ASDA Supermarkets.

VICTORY ELECTRONIC CIGARETTES CORPORATION ANNOUNCES NEW CHIEF COMMERCIAL OFFICER, GARY RAWLINGS

SPRING LAKE, MICHIGAN, May 8, 2014 – Victory Electronic Cigarettes Corporation (OTCQB: ECIG), today announced that Gary Rawlings has been appointed as the Chief Commercial Officer of the Corporation. In this role, Mr. Rawlings will be responsible for all Consumer Marketing, Research, Trade Marketing, Merchandising, and Sales, Retailer and Distributor Support programs for the firm. Mr. Rawlings is a 15-year consumer goods veteran of Kraft Foods Group (KRFT), and a 5-year retail veteran including tenure as Executive Vice-President at Royal Ahold (AH), a $30 Billion major global retailer. Mr. Rawlings has also been a Chief Marketing Officer for multiple online companies and was most recently operating as a consultant to the electronic cigarette industry.

VICTORY ELECTRONIC CIGARETTES CORPORATION CLOSES VIP® ACQUISITION EXPANDING EUROPEAN PLATFORM FOR GROWTH

SPRING LAKE, MICHIGAN, April 22, 2014 – Victory Electronic Cigarettes Corporation (OTCQB: ECIG), today announced that it has completed the acquisition of VIP®, one of the United Kingdom’s leading and most profitable electronic cigarette companies, for a combination cash and stock in excess of $50 million. The acquisition officially closed the morning of April 22nd, following wire transfer receipt delays with the closing of the banks in the UK for the long Easter weekend. VIP® has one of the leading product portfolios of any electronic cigarette company worldwide and has developed a unique multi-channel distribution model with own-retail stores, retail mobile kiosk units, online, and traditional retail. The acquisition will have a material impact on both revenue and profit of the company.

VICTORY ELECTRONIC CIGARETTES CORPORATION INVESTS $20 MILLION BEHIND VAPESTICK® TO EXPAND THE BRAND IN THE UNITED KINGDOM AND WESTERN EUROPE

SPRING LAKE, MICHIGAN, April 2, 2014 – Victory Electronic Cigarettes Corporation (OTCQB: ECIG), today announced that its VAPESTICK® brand, one of Europe’s premier electronic cigarette brands, kicked off a $20 million marketing campaign today to expand the brand’s awareness and loyalty with consumers in the fast-growing UK electronic cigarette market. The group conducted a highly competitive creative review amongst a number of major European agencies to support their efforts, and recently awarded the account to Heavenly, Arena Media, and Frank PR.

MICHAEL CLAPPER, PRESIDENT INTERNATIONAL OF VICTORY ELECTRONIC CIGARETTES CORPORATION ELECTED AS NEW CHAIRMAN OF ECITA, EUROPE’S LEADING ECIG TRADE ASSOCIATION

SPRING LAKE, MICHIGAN, March 31, 2014 – Victory Electronic Cigarettes Corporation (OTCQB: ECIG), today announced that Michael Clapper, its President International, has been elected as the Chairman of Europe’s leading Electronic Cigarette Trade Association, ECITA. The naming of Mr. Clapper as Chairman of the preeminent industry association in the United Kingdom and Europe reflects his influence as a leader and long-term member of the organization, and Victory Electronic Cigarettes Corporation recent ascendance to one of the world’s largest independent electronic cigarette companies.

VICTORY ELECTRONIC CIGARETTE CORPORATION SIGNS MAJOR DISTRIBUTION AGREEMENT ON ITS FIN BRAND WITH SPEEDWAY, LLC.

SPRING LAKE, MICHIGAN, March 25, 2014 – Victory Electronic Cigarettes Corporation (OTCQB: ECIG), one of the global leaders in the electronic cigarette industry, today announced that it has signed a major agreement to expand distribution of its FIN brand portfolio across all Speedway Convenience Stores throughout the United States. The agreement represents anther major step forward for Victory Electronic Cigarettes Corporation in its efforts to expand distribution of its products, and is expected to have a material impact on revenue.

VICTORY EXPANDS EXCLUSIVE BRAND WITH MAPCO EXPRESS, INC. ROLLING OUT TO ALL 373 STORES

SPRING LAKE, MICHIGAN, March 5, 2014 – Victory Electronic Cigarettes Corporation (OTCQB: ECIG), one of the global leaders in the electronic cigarette industry, today announced that Mapco Express Inc., one of the largest company-operated convenience store chains in the United States with more than 373 stores spanning eight states across the Southeastern United States, has broadened their partnership with Victory Electronic Cigarettes with expansion of Mapco’s “GreenStix” brand and the addition of the new Greenstix Dynamic King that Victory developed exclusively for Mapco.

VICTORY ELECTRONIC CIGARETTES AND FIN BRANDING GROUP COMPLETE MERGER, CREATING ONE OF THE WORLD’S LARGEST INDEPENDENT ECIG COMPANIES

SPRING LAKE, MICHIGAN, March 3, 2014 – Victory Electronic Cigarettes Corporation (OTCQB: ECIG), and FIN Branding Group, a privately held company based in Mobile, Alabama announced today the completion of the merger of their two companies, creating one of the leading electronic cigarettes companies in the world with expected annual revenues surpassing $100 million. The merger represents a significant step forward in Victory’s ongoing global market consolidation strategy, and is expected to immediately realize powerful strategic, operational and financial benefits.

ELLIOT MAISEL, CHAIRMAN AND CEO OF fin branding group TO ASSUME VICE-CHAIRMAN ROLE AT VICTORY ELECTRONIC CIGARETTES CORPORATION

SPRING LAKE, MICHIGAN, February 13, 2014 – Victory Electronic Cigarettes Corporation (OTCQB: ECIG), today announced that Elliot B. Maisel, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of FIN Branding Group will join the Board of Directors of Victory Electronic Cigarettes Corporation as Vice-Chairman and Lead Director.

VICTORY ELECTRONIC CIGARETTES AND FIN BRANDING GROUP SIGN DEFINITIVE MERGER AGREEMENT TO CREATE ONE OF THE WORLD’S LARGEST INDEPENDENT ECIG COMPANIES

SPRING LAKE, MICHIGAN, February 12, 2014 – Victory Electronic Cigarettes Corporation (OTCQB: ECIG), and FIN Branding Group announced today an agreement to merge their two companies and create one of the leading electronic cigarettes companies in the world. The companies have signed a definitive agreement and expect to close the transaction in the coming weeks.

VICTORY ELECTRONIC CIGARETTES’ VAPESTICK® BRAND LAUNCHES IN PORTUGAL

SPRING LAKE, MICHIGAN, February 11, 2014 – Victory Electronic Cigarettes Corporation (OTCQB:ECIG), the emerging leader in the global electronic cigarette industry, today announced that its recently acquired VAPESTICK® brand has entered an exclusive supply contract with Vaporecigarpt LDA, a major distributor in Portugal for expansion of the Company’s electronic cigarette portfolio throughout the country.

VICTORY ELECTRONIC CIGARETTES’ VAPESTICK® BRAND LAUNCHES IN RUSSIA

SPRING LAKE, MICHIGAN, January 30, 2014 – Victory Electronic Cigarettes Corporation (OTCQB:ECIG), the emerging leader in the global electronic cigarette industry, today announced that its newly acquired VAPESTICK® brand has now begun the roll-out of its premium e-cigarette products into Russia, as one of the first international e-cigarette brands to do so.

VAPESTICK® AND BLUEBOX CORPORATE FINANCE FOUNDERS JOIN VICTORY ELECTRONIC CIGARETTES’ BOARD OF DIRECTORS

SPRING LAKE, MICHIGAN, January 16, 2014 – Victory Electronic Cigarettes Corporation (OTCQB:ECIG), the emerging leader in the electronic cigarette industry, today announced the appointments of Michael Clapper, co-founder of VAPESTICK® electronic cigarettes and Paul Herman, co-founder of Bluebox Corporate Finance to its Board of Directors. Both gentlemen have outstanding track records of success in corporate finance, mergers and acquisitions, marketing and distribution, and expand the global breadth and depth of Victory’s Board.

VICTORY ELECTRONIC CIGARETTES CORPORATION COMPLETES ACQUISITION OF VAPESTICK®, ONE OF EUROPE’S LEADING E-CIG COMPANIES

SPRING LAKE, MICHIGAN, January 15, 2014 – Victory Electronic Cigarettes Corporation (OTCQB:ECIG), the emerging leader in the electronic cigarette industry announced today the completion of the VAPESTICK® acquisition.

BILL FIELDS, FORMER CEO AND PRESIDENT OF WALMART JOINS BOARD OF DIRECTORS OF VICTORY ELECTRONIC CIGARETTES CORPORATION

SPRING LAKE, MICHIGAN, January 13, 2014 – Victory Electronic Cigarettes Corporation (OTCQB:ECIG) (“Victory” or “the Company”), the emerging leader in the electronic cigarette industry, announced today the joining of Bill Fields to its Board of Directors.

VICTORY ELECTRONIC CIGARETTES CORPORATION TO PARTICIPATE IN THE 16TH ANNUAL ICR XCHANGE CONFERENCE

SPRING LAKE, MICHIGAN, January 9, 2014 – Victory Electronic Cigarettes Corporation (OTCQB:ECIG) (“Victory” or “the Company”), an emerging leader in the electronic cigarette industry, today announced that it will participate in the 16th Annual ICR XChange Conference in Orlando, Florida on Monday, January 13, 2014.

VICTORY ELECTRONIC CIGARETTES CORPORATION SIGNS PARTNERSHIP AGREEMENT WITH FIELDS TEXAS LIMITED LLC

SPRING LAKE, MICHIGAN, January 6, 2014 – Victory Electronic Cigarettes Corporation (OTCQB:ECIG) (“Victory” or “the Company”), the emerging leader in the electronic cigarette industry, today announced it has signed a partnership agreement with Fields Texas Limited LLC (“Fields Texas”).

VICTORY ELECTRONIC CIGARETTES CORPORATION SIGNS DEFINITIVE AGREEMENT TO ACQUIRE VAPESTICK, ONE OF EUROPE’S LEADING ECIG COMPANIES

SPRING LAKE, MICHIGAN, December 19, 2013 – Victory Electronic Cigarettes Corporation (OTCQB:ECIG) (“Victory” or “the Company”) an emerging leader in the electronic cigarette industry, today announced the signing of a definitive agreement to acquire VAPESTICK®, for $70 million in a combination of cash and stock.

VICTORY ELECTRONIC CIGARETTES CORPORATION TO PARTICIPATE IN THE WELLS FARGO SECURITIES INAUGURAL ELECTRONIC CIGARETTE FORUM

SPRING LAKE, MICHIGAN, November 18, 2013 – Victory Electronic Cigarettes Corporation (OTCQB:ECIG), an emerging leader in the electronic cigarette industry, today announced that it will participate in the Wells Fargo Securities Inaugural E-Cig Forum in New York City on Thursday, November 21, 2013.

VICTORY REPORTS THIRD QUARTER FINANCIAL RESULTS AND PROVIDES CORPORATE UPDATE

SPRING LAKE, MICHIGAN, November 18, 2013 – Victory Electronic Cigarettes Corporation (OTCQB:ECIG), an emerging leader in the electronic cigarette industry, today reported strong results for its third quarter ended September 30, 2013.

VICTORY ELECTRONIC CIGARETTES ENTERS INTO AGREEMENT WITH MAJOR US DISTRIBUTION GROUP

SPRING LAKE, MICHIGAN, November 14, 2013 – Victory Electronic Cigarettes Corporation (OTCQB:ECIG), one of the emerging leaders in the electronic cigarette industry, today announced that it has entered into a major distribution agreement with one of the largest distributors to the convenience store industry in the US to expand its portfolio of Electronic Cigarettes throughout the United States.

VICTORY EXPANDS INTERNATIONAL DISTRIBUTION WITH COMPREHENSIVE AGREEMENT FOR CENTRAL AMERICA

SPRING LAKE, MICHIGAN, November 12, 2013 – Victory Electronic Cigarettes Corporation (OTCQB:ECIG) (“Victory” or “the Company”), an emerging leader in the electronic cigarette industry, today announced that it has signed a comprehensive distribution agreement spanning Central America with Quipo S.A. de C.V. (“Quipo”).

VICTORY ELECTRONIC CIGARETTES ENTERS INTO COMPREHENSIVE DISTRIBUTION AGREEMENT WITH CST BRANDS, INC.

SPRING LAKE, MICHIGAN, October 22, 2013 – Victory Electronic Cigarettes Corporation (OTCQB:ECIG), one of the emerging leaders in the electronic cigarette industry, today announced a major expansion of its U.S. retail business by entering into a comprehensive distribution agreement with CST Brands, Inc. (NYSE:CST), one of the largest independent retailers in North America.

VICTORY ELECTRONIC CIGARETTES FEATURED ON BLOOMBERG, FOX, ABC AND HOWARD STERN SHOW

SPRING LAKE, MICHIGAN, September 23, 2013 – Victory Electronic Cigarettes Corporation (OTCQB:ECIG), is dedicated to providing a cleaner and healthier alternative to smoking and to empowering smokers to regain their freedom.