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Industry Veterans Join Forces with Top Shelf Brands $DKTS

header-logoAlonzo Pierce, CEO of Top Shelf Brands Holdings, Inc. (a Nevada Corporation) (OTCBB: DKTS), is pleased to announce that the company has partnered with Big Tent Group, a Louisville-based beverage development company, to promote Besado Tequila as well as entire line of Top Shelf Brands’ premium alcoholic beverages.

Big Tent Group and its affiliates possess a wealth of resources, unparalleled in the alcohol beverage, entertainment, and production industries. Big Tent Group has consistently gained the attention of consumers worldwide by utilizing celebrities to grab notoriety, acquire political support and to, of course, increase sales. Big Tent Group has an outstanding track record of successfully growing sales and gaining global exposure for its partners in the alcohol beverage industry (ABI).

“We are very excited about working with Alonzo, as his vision for Top Shelf Brands is right in line with how we best see fit to market our products and successfully reach the masses in today’s fast-paced, high tech world,” said Big Tent Group co-founder Jeff Freiberger. “We will be transparent in our efforts and will provide the shareholders of Top Shelf Brands updates on our celebrity endorsements, increases in sales volume and any developments that will have an impact on the company bottom line.”

For Pierce, this was clearly a “now and later” opportunity. With Besado Tequila set to hit the market, pending label approval, Big Tent will play an integral part in helping grab an immediate share of the market for this cutting edge, erotic herbal infused tequila. From a future development standpoint, Big Tent will have a synergistic role in securing a bright future for Top Shelf Brands.

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“What can I say, this is the perfect partnership for Top Shelf Brands,” Pierce said. “Big Tent has a tremendous reputation for designing and implementing successful branding and sales campaigns and this fills an obvious need for Top Shelf with the impending release of our Besado Tequila.”

Frieberger and his partners took great care in building an industry “dream team,” featuring some of the best marketers, distribution relationship managers, and sales staff in the industry. Frieberger is quite confident that Big Tent Group brings to the partnership the experience that will benefit Top Shelf Brands for many years to come.

“The majority of our team have been in the industry for many years and have held senior positions at some of the most successful Spirits companies in the world,” Frieberger said. “Sales is the ultimate measurement tool and we are the best, bar none, at creating increases in sales volume for our brands, new or existing. Whether it’s promoting a product that has sold a few thousand cases in a year or a few hundred thousand, I can tell you with confidence that we have produced results. One thing is for certain that growth is inevitable with our newly formed partnership with Top Shelf Brands.”

Big Tent Group and its affiliates work regularly with many A-list celebrities and music artists and have a track record of successful marketing campaign efforts that have featured the following artists: Lil Wayne, Drake, Nicki Minaj, Akon, Chris Brown, Trey Songz, Rick Ross, T-Pain, P. Diddy, Flo Rida, Busta Rhymes, Kelly Rowland in addition to many others. The team has hosted some of the highest profile parties at the Kentucky Derby, Playboy Mansion, and top night clubs with celebrity friends LMFAO, Hugh Hefner, Gene Simmons, Jenny McCarthy and others. The team, advisors, and directors of the group have designed and managed campaigns that brought awareness and growth to many staple brands in various categories of the ABI today such as Hpnotiq Liqueur, Rhythm Liqueur, Maker’s Mark Bourbon just to name a few. Big Tent Group advisors have senior management backgrounds at Brown Forman, Heaven Hill as well as many other credible spirits companies.

“Having a solid team is a determining factor in the success of any brand in our industry. We are founded on the idea that we can do it bigger and better than any brand has done it yet and our current results to date tell our story,” Frieberger said. “We have ton of experience in the bar and night club industry and understand our craft better than anyone in the business.”

About TSB: http://www.drinktopshelf.com

Top Shelf Brands Holdings incubates, creates, markets and supplies branded alcoholic beverages with an initial offering of Tequila, Liqueur and Bourbon. Being a federally licensed importer and supplier of alcoholic beverages gives us a competitive edge. Top Shelf Brands is dedicated to “Incubating and Creating Brands People Talk About”. Top Shelf Brands is positioned to capitalize on the $1 trillion spirits industry. Strong growth in the industry is anticipated primarily in the premium category.

This news release contains “forward-looking statements” within the meaning of the U.S. Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. When used in this release, words such as “estimate,” “expect,” “anticipate,” “projected,” “planned,” “forecasted” and similar expressions are intended to identify forward-looking statements, which are, by their very nature, no guarantees of Top Shelf Brands Holdings, Inc.’s future operational or financial performance, and are subject to risks and uncertainties. Readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on these forward-looking statements, which speak only as of the date of this release. Due to the risks and uncertainties, actual events may differ materially from current expectations. The Company disclaims any intention or obligation to update or revise any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise.

 

Kmart to Carry VitaminFIZZ(R)

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minercoMinerco’s ($MINE) Level 5 Places VitaminFIZZ in All 47 Southern California Kmart Locations

HOUSTON, Jan. 5, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Level 5 Beverage Company, Inc., a subsidiary of Minerco Resources, Inc. (OTC:MINE), has announced that it’s functional sparkling water line, VitaminFIZZ(R), is now available in Southern California Kmart stores. This new account was placed through Avanzar Sales and Distribution, which was recently acquired by Level 5. Starting this week, VitaminFIZZ will be in the cooler sections and on the shelves of all 47 Kmart locations in the Southern California region. Kmart is the third largest discount store chain in the world.

“We are very excited to be associated with one of the most recognizable retailers in the world,” says V. Scott Vanis, Minerco’s Chairman and CEO. “This is certainly a major milestone for the VitaminFIZZ brand and starts the year with a bang. It also portends well for this year’s planned rapid growth of VitaminFIZZ and evolution of the Company.”

Currently, VitaminFIZZ, the only sparkling water that offers 100% of the Recommended Daily Intake of Vitamin C, Vitamin B6 and Vitamin B12, can be found in in approximately 900 locations within the NYC metro and Southern California markets as well as online at Amazon.com. The fast growing beverage is distributed to locations in New York and Southern California through distributors Drink King and Avanzar, respectively. Level 5 also recently signed a deal with Advantage Sales and Marketing to increase the distribution footprint throughout the US.

vitaminAbout Kmart

Kmart, a wholly owned subsidiary of Sears Holdings Corporation (Nasdaq:SHLD), is a mass merchandising company and part of SHOP YOUR WAY, a social shopping experience where members have the ability to earn points and receive benefits across a wide variety of physical and digital formats through ShopYourWay.com. Kmart offers customers quality products through a portfolio of exclusive brands that include Sofia by Sofia Vergara, Jaclyn Smith, Joe Boxer, Route 66 and Smart Sense.

For more information visit the company’s website at http://www.kmart.com | Sears Holdings Corporation website at http://www.searsholdings.com | Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/kmart.

About VitaminFIZZ(R)

VitaminFIZZ is a lightly sparkling, flavor-filled, refreshing beverage with an awesome boost of essential vitamins developed to quench your thirst, naturally. VitaminFIZZ is caffeine free, is Non GMO, has zero calories and contains 100% of recommended daily Vitamin B and Vitamin C. Awaken your taste buds. Now that’s refreshing. VitaminFIZZ comes in six flavors: Orange Mango, Strawberry Watermelon, Lemon Lime, Black Raspberry, Strawberry Lemonade and Pineapple Coconut. See more at: http://www.vitamin-fizz.com, http://www.twitter.com/vitaminfizz and http://www.facebook.com/drinkvitaminfizz.

About Minerco Resources, Inc.

Minerco Resources, Inc. (OTC:MINE), is the parent company of Level 5 Beverage Company, Inc. (Level 5), a specialty beverage company which develops, produces, markets and distributes a diversified portfolio of forward-thinking, good-for-you consumer brands. The Level 5 brand umbrella includes: VitaminFIZZ(R), Vitamin Creamer(R), Coffee Boost(TM), The Herbal Collection(TM) and LEVEL 5(R). http://minercoresources.com.

Public Disclosure

Details of the Company’s business, finances and agreements can be found as part of the Company’s continuous public disclosure as a fully reporting issuer under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission’s (“SEC”) EDGAR database. For more information, please visit: http://www.minercoresources.com. The above statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). These products are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.

Safe Harbor Statement

This release contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933 and Section 21E of the Securities Act of 1934 that are based upon current expectations or beliefs, as well as a number of assumptions about future events. Although we believe that the expectations and assumptions upon which they are based are reasonable, we can give no assurance that such expectations and assumptions will prove to have been correct. Some of these uncertainties include, without limitation, the company’s ability to perform under existing contracts or to procure future contracts. The reader is cautioned not to put undue reliance on these forward-looking statements, as these statements are subject to numerous factors and uncertainties, including without limitation, successful implementation of our business strategy and competition, any of which may cause actual results to differ materially from those described in the statements. We undertake no obligation and do not intend to update, revise or otherwise publicly release any revisions to these forward-looking statements to reflect events or circumstances after the date hereof or to reflect the occurrence of any unanticipated events. Although we believe that our expectations are based on reasonable assumptions, we can give no assurance that our expectations will materialize. Many factors could cause actual results to differ materially from our forward-looking statements.

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         Spelling Communications 
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