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Old 01-29-2016, 11:57 AM   Nav to Top  #21
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NIA Quarterly Results Ending November 30th 2015

Cash decreased by $200,000 and at the same time Liabilities dropped by $100,000 compared to last quarter and inventory, prepaid expenses increased.

Financial Results

Assets
Cash: $722,010 - $0.036c a share in cash
Accounts Receivable: $183,544
Prepaid Expenses: $42,596
Inventory: $203,203
Property: $3,400
Unallocated purchase price: $990,344
Total Assets: $2,145,097

Liabilities
Payables: $93,465
Loan: $31,250
Total Liabilities: $124,715

MD&A Highlights

Results of Operations For the Three Months Ended November 30, 2015

As of November 30,, 2015, the Corporation had cash and cash equivalents of $722,010 including $650,000 in a business investment bank account with a major Canadian bank. Other current assets were $429,343 and net working capital was $1,042,888.

The Corporation’s net loss increased in 2015 as a result of the startup nature of the Blu-Dot acquisition. Sales of $98,059 in the quarter decreased from Sales of $159,299 in the previous quarter. Sales decreased as the weather cooled. Also, the previous quarter was buoyed by marketing programs and from the summer seasonally warmer weather in Canada. Like the previous quarter, gross margins were negatively affected by some of the operating changes. Margins will benefit from these changes in the longer term.

Sales and marketing costs of $43,636 were unchanged from $45,913 in the previous quarter. Operating costs of $75,390 increased as compared to those in the previous quarter ($50,113) due to the addition of a General Manager. Public corporation costs are within expectations and include such items as transfer agent fees, listing fees, audit fees and legal fees. Public corporation costs in the November 2014 quarter reflected costs related to the qualifying transaction while costs in the 2015 quarter reflected ongoing reporting obligations of an operating company. These expenses combined with inventory and accounts receivable increases, created most of the decrease in cash in the period.

Blu-Dot expends sales and marketing costs with two objectives; i) to identify, promote and close listings with new distributor and direct customer relationships that meet the company’s criteria, and ii) to drive consumer trial, demand and purchase of the Blu-Dot products from the store shelves where Blu-Dot has been listed. All costs and expenditures that are directly related to these revenue growth objectives are classified as sales and marketing costs.

Blu-Dot’s revenue growth strategy for the next three years is focused on:
1)gaining ever increasing sales velocity from each existing distributor and customer relationships via “same store” revenue increases from each store that the Blu-Dot product is sold in.
2) attracting new listings with additional new distributors and direct customers in Canada.
3) attracting new listings with additional new distributors and direct customers in the USA with a primary focus on the northeast US markets.

Blu-Dot expects its revenues to grow through the 2016 calendar year resulting from increasing revenues from existing relationships and new listings in both Canada and the USA from new distributors and new direct customers. The Blu-Dot business will monitor its performance in growing revenues in each of the three methods indicated above.
Potential New Acquisitions

Based on its overall strategic plan, NVC expects to expand its overall business by; the successful organic growth of each of its underlying brands and product lines as well as; acquiring (or investing in) additional brands and product lines, all within the healthy better for you beverage and foods consumer packaged goods sector. As such, as a significant component of its overall corporate strategy, NVC has established a strategic plan and process with the objective of identifying, soliciting, evaluating and closing additional future acquisitions that meet NVC’S objectives and criteria. The Blu-Dot acquisition was the first acquisition as part of this long term plan. NVC is currently and will continue to develop a pipeline of potential suitable acquisition/investment targets. The goal is to be in a position to move forward with the next acquisition within the next 12 to 18 months based on a number of criteria and milestones.
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Date Transaction
Date Insider Name Ownership
Type Securities Nature of transaction # or value acquired or disposed of Price Feb 10/16 Feb 10/16 McEachern, Ronald Direct Ownership Common Shares 10 - Acquisition in the public market 88,000 $0.060
Feb 10/16 Feb 9/16 McEachern, Ronald Direct Ownership Common Shares 10 - Acquisition in the public market 1,000 $0.060
Feb 9/16 Feb 9/16 McEachern, Ronald Direct Ownership Common Shares 10 - Acquisition in the public market 35,000 $0.060
Feb 9/16 Feb 9/16 McEachern, Ronald Direct Ownership Common Shares 10 - Acquisition in the public market 11,000 $0.060
Feb 9/16 Feb 9/16 McEachern, Ronald Direct Ownership Common Shares 10 - Acquisition in the public market 14,000 $0.060
Feb 9/16 Feb 8/16 Mores, Jeffrey John Direct Ownership Options 50 - Grant of options 150,000 $0.060
Feb 8/16 Feb 8/16 McEachern, Ronald Direct Ownership Common Shares 10 - Acquisition in the public market 25,000 $0.060
Feb 8/16 Feb 5/16 McEachern, Ronald Direct Ownership Common Shares 10 - Acquisition in the public market 14,000 $0.050
Dec 21/15 Dec 18/15 Anderson, Scott Cameron Direct Ownership Common Shares 10 - Acquisition in the public market 71,000 $0.045
Nov 20/15 Nov 19/15 Anderson, Scott Cameron Indirect Ownership Common Shares 10 - Acquisition in the public market 66,000 $0.045
Nov 17/15 Nov 13/15 Anderson, Scott Cameron Direct Ownership Common Shares 10 - Acquisition in the public market 59,000 $0.040
Oct 15/15 Oct 8/15 Mores, Jeffrey John Direct Ownership Options 50 - Grant of options 75,000 $0.050 - See more at: https://www.insidertracking.com/comp....D4BZtkDy.dpuf
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New video on Blu-Dot Protein Tea by founder Kevin Stratton: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pTUhTd3z-Fc

The CEO of NIA.V has been buying stock for almost 2 weeks now: https://www.insidertracking.com/comp...ara%20Ventures
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NIA's CEO added over 3 million shares or 15% this month. See news and insider holdings below:

Sedi now shows that insiders and major shareholders own 11,255,036 out of 19,966,032 which is 56.4% of the common shares.

Insider buying can be seen here: https://www.canadianinsider.com/comp...ara%20Ventures

Also, a news release came out yesterday with regards to options for the directors but was not put through the news wire:

News: NIA Grants options to Directors February 18, 2016 TSX-V: NVC Niagara Ventures Corporation Announces Grant of Stock Options (TSX VENTURE: NVC) (the "Company") has granted common stock options to the Board of Directors, to acquire an aggregate of 550,000 common shares of the Company. This award recognizes the efforts made by the Board over the previous year. These 550,000 Options all have an exercise price of $0.06 per share, have a term of eight years, will vest over a period of three years and are otherwise subject to the terms of the Option Plan. The 550,000 options are granted as follows:

Director Option Grant
Ron McEachern 250,000
Scott Anderson 150,000
Larry Phillips 50,000
Scot Martin 50,000
Jeffrey Mores 50,000

About Niagara Ventures Corporation: Niagara Ventures Corporation’s (NVC) long term strategy is to become a North American based consumer packaged goods company, focused on healthy and better for you consumer beverage and food products. NVC believes that by acquiring and building a portfolio of on trend brands and products, that operational, brand and marketing synergies will enable investee companies the opportunity to grow smarter, faster, more profitably and, with the right risk profile. To enable this strategy NVC has put together a Board of Directors and Management team with extensive beverage and packaged food business experience combined with expertise for successfully funding and growing emerging growth businesses organically and via acquisitions. NVC’s first acquisition, Blu-Dot, is a Canadian Corporation based in Oakville, Ontario. Blu-Dot is in the business of providing refreshing, tea based, all natural and organic beverages with protein and fibre content to customers for everyday use in support of a healthy lifestyle without compromising taste or quality.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION, PLEASE CONTACT: Ron McEachern, CEO, Email: ron@peakdrive.ca Neither TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provider (as that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange) has approved nor disapproved the information contained herein and does not accept responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.
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Niagara investor McEachern acquires 2.93 M shares

2016-02-19 10:40 MT - News Release

Mr. Ronald McEachern, investor, reports
ACQUISITION OF COMMON SHARES OF NIAGARA VENTURES CORPORATION BY RONALD MCEACHERN
On Feb. 18, 2016, Ronald McEachern acquired, through One St. Thomas Holdings Inc. (a holding company controlled by Mr. McEachern), ownership and control of 2,934,311 common shares of Niagara Ventures Corp. The acquired shares represent 14.7 per cent of the issued and outstanding common shares of the issuer.

Immediately following the acquisition of the acquired shares, the offeror (inclusive of One St. Thomas Holdings) owns and controls 3,731,866 common shares of the issuer, representing 18.7 per cent of the issued and outstanding common shares of the issuer (or 4,171,866 common shares of the issuer, representing 20.4 per cent of the issued and outstanding common shares of the issuer, assuming the exercise of all options held by the offeror).

The acquired shares were acquired by way of private agreement, and the offeror paid a total of $146,715.55 for the acquired shares (five cents per acquired share).

The offeror acquired the acquired shares for investment purposes only. The offeror may, in the future, take such actions in respect of his holdings as deemed appropriate in light of the circumstances then existing, including the purchase of additional common shares or other securities of the issuer through open-market purchases or privately negotiated transactions, or the sale of all or a portion of his holdings in the open market or in privately negotiated transactions to one or more purchasers.

This press release is issued pursuant to National Instrument 62-103, the Early Warning System and Related Takeover Bid and Insider Reporting Issues, which also requires a report to be filed with regulatory authorities in each of the jurisdictions in which the issuer is a reporting issuer containing additional information with respect to the foregoing matters. A copy of the early warning report will be filed under the SEDAR profile of the issuer.

A copy of the early warning report may also be obtained by contacting Mr. McEachern at 416-669-1016.

© 2016 Canjex Publishing Ltd. All rights reserved.

Another news release today:


The following information is filed pursuant to the provisions listed above under applicable securities legislation: 1. Name and Address of Offeror: Scott Anderson c/o Wildeboer Dellelce LLP 365 Bay Street, Suite 800 Toronto, Ontario, M5H 2V1 2. The designation and number or principal amount of securities and the offeror’s securityholding percentage in the class of securities of which the offeror acquired ownership or control in the transaction or occurrence giving rise to the obligation to file the news release, and whether it was ownership or control that was acquired in those circumstances: On February 18, 2016: (i) Offeror acquired ownership and control of 620,000 common shares of Niagara Ventures Corporation (the “Issuer”), at a price of $0.05 per share, by way of private agreement; and (ii) the spouse of the Offeror, Catherine Brenner, acquired ownership and control of 888,579 common shares of the Issuer, at a price of $0.05 per share, by way of private agreement. In total, the Offeror and Ms. Brenner acquired 1,508,579 common shares of the Issuer (the “Acquired Shares”), representing 7.6% of the issued and outstanding common shares of the Issuer. 3. The designation and number or principal amount of securities and the offeror’s securityholding percentage in the class of securities immediately after the transaction or occurrence giving rise to the obligation to file the news release: Immediately after the transaction referred to in item 2 above, the Offeror (together with Ms. Brenner) owns and controls 2,716,359 common shares of the Issuer, representing 13.6% of the issued and outstanding common shares of the Issuer. Immediately after the transaction referred to in item 2 above and assuming the exercise of all options held by the Offeror, the Offeror (together with Ms. Brenner) would own and control 3,056,359 common shares of the Issuer, representing 15.1% of the issued and outstanding common shares of the Issuer. 4. The designation and number or principal amount of securities and the percentage of outstanding securities of the class of securities referred to in item 3 over which (i) the offeror, either alone or together with any joint actors, has ownership and control: Please see item 3 above. (ii) the offeror, either alone or together with any joint actors, has ownership but control is held by other persons or companies other than the offeror or any joint actor: Not applicable. (iii) the offeror, either alone or together with any joint actors, has exclusive or shared control but does not have ownership: Not applicable. 5. The name of the market in which the transaction or occurrence that gave rise to the news release took place: The Acquired Shares were acquired by way of private agreement and not through any market. 6. The value, in Canadian dollars, of any consideration offered per security if the offeror acquired ownership of a security in the transaction or occurrence giving rise to the obligation to file a news release. The Offeror and Ms. Brenner paid an aggregate of $75,428.95 for the Acquired Shares (or $0.05 per Acquired Share). 7. The purpose of the offeror and any joint actors in effecting the transaction or occurrence that gave rise to the news release, including any further intention to acquire ownership or, or control over, additional securities of the reporting issuer: The Offeror acquired the Acquired Shares for investment purposes only. The Offeror may in the future take such actions in respect of his holdings as deemed appropriate in light of the circumstances then existing, including the purchase of additional common shares or other securities of the Issuer through open market purchases or privately negotiated transactions, or the sale of all or a portion of his holdings in the open market or in privately negotiated transactions to one or more purchasers. 8. The general nature and material terms of any agreement, other than lending arrangements, with respect to securities of the reporting issuer entered into by the offeror, or any joint actor, and the issuer of the securities or any other entity in connection with the transaction or occurrence giving rise to the news release, including agreements with respect to the acquisition, holding, disposition or voting of any of the securities: The Acquired Shares referred to in item 2 were purchased and acquired pursuant the terms and conditions of share purchase agreements dated February 3, 2016 between the Offeror, Ms. Brenner and the vendor of the Acquired Shares. 9. Name of any joint actors: Please see item 3 above. 10. In the case of a transaction or occurrence that did not take place on a stock exchange or other market that represents a published market for the securities, including an issuance from treasury, the nature and value in Canadian dollars of the consideration paid by the offeror: Please see item 6 above. 11. If applicable, a description of any change in any material fact set out in a previous report by the entity under the early warning requirements r Part 4 of National Instrument 62-103 in respect of the reporting issuer’s securities:: Not applicable. 12. If applicable, a description of the exemption from securities legislation being relied on by the offeror and the facts supporting that reliance. Not applicable. DATED this 18th day of February, 2016. “Scott Anderson” (Signed) ______________________________________ SCOTT ANDERSON
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Blu-Dot has now expanded to Australia:

Blu Dot, Protein Green Tea, Honey Lemon - 16 fl oz -5 PACK

Contact Us

It's only in 5 pack bulk orders right now, but regardless this is great exposure and growth.
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Below is all the insider buying that has occured over the last four months. The only insider shares that were sold came from the founder, who was no longer a director and was not cooperating with the newly formed board. But as you will see, insiders bought not only the founders shares, but many more prior to that deal and are ongoing at prices in the 6c to 7c range. Keep in mind there are just under 20 million common shares in total.

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Date Transaction
Date Insider Name Ownership
Type Securities Nature of transaction Volume or Value Price Mar 23/16 Mar 23/16 McEachern, Ronald Direct Ownership Common Shares 10 - Acquisition in the public market 5,000 $0.070
Mar 23/16 Mar 22/16 McEachern, Ronald Direct Ownership Common Shares 10 - Acquisition in the public market 57,000 $0.070
Mar 23/16 Mar 22/16 McEachern, Ronald Direct Ownership Common Shares 10 - Acquisition in the public market 40,000 $0.065
Mar 23/16 Mar 22/16 McEachern, Ronald Direct Ownership Common Shares 10 - Acquisition in the public market 68,000 $0.060
Mar 21/16 Mar 17/16 McEachern, Ronald Direct Ownership Common Shares 10 - Acquisition in the public market 3,000 $0.070
Mar 21/16 Mar 16/16 McEachern, Ronald Direct Ownership Common Shares 10 - Acquisition in the public market 30,000 $0.070
Feb 19/16 Feb 19/16 Anderson, Scott Cameron Direct Ownership Common Shares 11 - Acquisition carried out privately 620,000 $0.060
Feb 19/16 Feb 18/16 Stratton, Kevin Norman Direct Ownership Common Shares 11 - Disposition carried out privately -888,579 $0.050
Feb 19/16 Feb 18/16 Stratton, Kevin Norman Direct Ownership Common Shares 11 - Disposition carried out privately -620,000 $0.050
Feb 19/16 Feb 18/16 Stratton, Kevin Norman Direct Ownership Common Shares 11 - Disposition carried out privately -2,934,311 $0.050
Feb 19/16 Feb 18/16 Anderson, Scott Cameron Control or Direction Common Shares 11 - Acquisition carried out privately 888,579 $0.060
Feb 19/16 Feb 18/16 Anderson, Scott Cameron Direct Ownership Options 50 - Grant of options 150,000 $0.060
Mar 26/16 Feb 17/16 Martin, Scot Direct Ownership Options Common Share 50 - Grant of options 50,000 $0.060
Feb 23/16 Feb 17/16 Phillips, Larry Direct Ownership Options 50 - Grant of options 50,000 $0.060
Feb 20/16 Feb 17/16 Mores, Jeffrey John Direct Ownership Options 50 - Grant of options 50,000 $0.060
Feb 18/16 Feb 17/16 McEachern, Ronald Direct Ownership Options 50 - Grant of options 250,000 $0.060
Feb 18/16 Feb 17/16 McEachern, Ronald Direct Ownership Common Shares 11 - Acquisition carried out privately 2,934,311 $0.050
Feb 18/16 Feb 16/16 McEachern, Ronald Direct Ownership Common Shares 10 - Acquisition in the public market 14,000 $0.060
Feb 12/16 Feb 12/16 McEachern, Ronald Direct Ownership Common Shares 10 - Acquisition in the public market 40,000 $0.060
Feb 10/16 Feb 10/16 McEachern, Ronald Direct Ownership Common Shares 10 - Acquisition in the public market 88,000 $0.060
Feb 10/16 Feb 9/16 McEachern, Ronald Direct Ownership Common Shares 10 - Acquisition in the public market 1,000 $0.060
Feb 9/16 Feb 9/16 McEachern, Ronald Direct Ownership Common Shares 10 - Acquisition in the public market 35,000 $0.060
Feb 9/16 Feb 9/16 McEachern, Ronald Direct Ownership Common Shares 10 - Acquisition in the public market 11,000 $0.060
Feb 9/16 Feb 9/16 McEachern, Ronald Direct Ownership Common Shares 10 - Acquisition in the public market 14,000 $0.060
Feb 9/16 Feb 8/16 Mores, Jeffrey John Direct Ownership Options 50 - Grant of options 150,000 $0.060
Feb 8/16 Feb 8/16 McEachern, Ronald Direct Ownership Common Shares 10 - Acquisition in the public market 25,000 $0.060
Feb 8/16 Feb 5/16 McEachern, Ronald Direct Ownership Common Shares 10 - Acquisition in the public market 14,000 $0.050
Mar 1/16 Feb 4/16 McEachern, Ronald Direct Ownership Common Shares 10 - Acquisition in the public market 26,000 $0.060
Dec 21/15 Dec 18/15 Anderson, Scott Cameron Direct Ownership Common Shares 10 - Acquisition in the public market 71,000 $0.045
Nov 20/15 Nov 19/15 Anderson, Scott Cameron Control or Direction Common Shares 10 - Acquisition in the public market 66,000 $0.045
Nov 17/15 Nov 13/15 Anderson, Scott Cameron Direct Ownership Common Shares 10 - Acquisition in the public market 59,000 $0.040
Oct 15/15 Oct 8/15 Mores, Jeffrey John Direct Ownership Options 50 - Grant of options 75,000 $0.050

See more at: https://www.canadianinsider.com/comp....MJxd3pmq.dpuf
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