SOURCE: Green and Hill Industries, Inc. dba Ross' Gold

Ross' Gold Medical Marijuana Canada

February 11, 2016 11:00 ET

Ross' Gold™ Signs Agreement to License Apparel Line With RastaEmpire

Based in Florida, RastaEmpire Is the Industry's Leading Online Retailer Featuring Bob Marley Clothing, Rasta Wear, Reggae Fashion and Rastafarian Lifestyle Products

JACKSONVILLE, FL--(Marketwired - February 11, 2016) - Ross' Gold™, a division of Green and Hill Industries Inc. (OTC PINK: GHIL) (the "Company"), today announced that it has signed an agreement with RastaEmpire, the leading reggae and marijuana lifestyle apparel and accessory e-commerce retailer and wholesale distributor, to produce and distribute Ross' Gold™ clothing in Canada and the United States. This agreement expands product licensing for the Company into the United States.

 Utilizing the Ross' Gold™ brand, RastaEmpire will design and producing a range of Ross' Gold™ apparel products including t-shirts, jackets, hats and accessories. Products will be available to purchase on the RastaEmpire and Ross' Gold™ websites as well as a network of retailers in the USA and Canada. 

"This is a fantastic partnership," said Anthony Bielobockie, CEO of RastaEmpire. "The majority of our current resellers and retailers are based in the USA. The partnership with Ross' Gold™ allows us to also leverage our apparel, design and production expertise deeper into the Canadian market with a well-known high profile partner and support the positive cannabis lifestyle message of Ross Rebagliati."

Ross Rebagliati, CEO of Green and Hill, commented, "I love our clothing line. It's modern. It's cross generational. And it's designed with our target market of outdoor enthusiasts in mind. Not only do these designs look amazing, but they are also products that are meant to last." 

The Company expects that the products will begin rolling out to selected distributors and stores in the spring of 2016, as well as being available online.

About RastaEmpire
RastaEmpire is the industry's leading online retailer featuring Bob Marley clothing, Rasta wear, reggae fashion and Rastafarian lifestyle products. The company designs, produces and distributes reggae and marijuana lifestyle apparel and accessories through its ecommerce website and a network of brick-and-mortar re-sellers worldwide.

Launched in 2007, RastaEmpire is the industry's leading website for marijuana-strain, Rastafarian, Bob Marley and 420-culture apparel and products, with the highest website traffic, largest social media footprint and widest product selection. Hundreds of brick-and-mortar retailers carry RastaEmpire products, including in the United States, Canada, Europe, South America and Japan. The company launched its own line of RastaEmpire-branded products in 2014.

RastaEmpire is committed to supporting the reggae, Rastafarian and 420 lifestyle by promoting local music though artist series and band sponsorships. The company has a special commitment to artists and artisans, sourcing products directly from those who make their products in small quantities by hand.

For more information, please visit www.RastaEmpire.com.

About Green and Hill
Green and Hill Industries Inc. is the owner of Ross' Gold™, an international cannabis super-brand founded by Olympic Gold Medal winner Ross Rebagliati who is an iconic spokesperson for the benefits of medical cannabis, especially as it relates to sports training, injuries, pain management and stress.

The Company currently sells a number of retail products in North America including a line called Ross' Gold Glass which features products including vaporizers, glass smoking products, water pipes, bubblers, and hand pipes available online and in over 100 retail locations across Canada. The Company also offers a wide variety of whole plant cannabinoid and terpene rich, Hemp CBD products including CDB oils geared towards promoting a healthy lifestyle through licensing partnerships in the USA. 

The Company plans to sell marijuana in Canada by licensing its established brand through partnerships including government approved producers for medical cannabis strains called Ross' Platinum, Ross' Gold, Ross' Silver and Ross' Bronze with specific THC/CBD levels for specific ailments. 

Ross Rebagliati and Ross' Gold™ have been featured and continue to be featured in the media on television and print including VICE, USA Today, High Times, NBC, CBC, CNN, Yahoo Sports, Die Welt, CTV, The Toronto Star, The Denver Times, Sports Illustrated, The Pique, Leafly.com, Whistler Question, NORML, Huffington Post, The Daily Telegraph, and more. The Company is under a pre-development contract with a major production company for a television series tentatively titled Ross' Gold, and there is a full length feature film in development. 

Ross' Gold™ has instant brand-name recognition, talent and a broad base of cannabis users in Canada who have been following our story making us the number one brand in North America.

Corporate site: www.rossgold.com

Glassware Ecommerce site: www.rossgoldglass.com

Safe Harbor Statement
This news release contains "forward-looking statements" as that term is defined in Section 27(a) of the United States Securities Act of 1933, as amended and Section 21(e) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended. Statements in this press release which are not purely historical are forward-looking statements and include any statements regarding beliefs, plans, expectations or intentions regarding the future. Such forward-looking statements include, among other things, projections of worldwide sales of Ross' Gold's products and global markets. Actual results could differ from those projected in any forward-looking statements due to numerous factors. Such factors include, among others, the inherent uncertainties associated with new projects and development stage companies. These forward-looking statements are made as of the date of this news release, and we assume no obligation to update the forward-looking statements, or to update the reasons why actual results could differ from those projected in the forward-looking statements. Although we believe that any beliefs, plans, expectations and intentions contained in this press release are reasonable, there can be no assurance that any such beliefs, plans, expectations or intentions will prove to be accurate. Investors should consult all of the information set forth herein and should also refer to the risk factors disclosure outlined at www.rossgold.com and other periodic reports filed from time-to-time. Green and Hill Industries Inc. is not a medical nor recreational marijuana/cannabis company, has not applied to Health Canada to become a licensed producer, nor does it have any plans to apply for a license under the Marihuana for Medical Purposes Regulations (MMPR). There can be no certainty that 'Licensed Producer' status may be awarded to any applicant by Health Canada including any applicant that Green and Hill Industries Inc. may have contracts with or be in negotiations with. 

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