HOLLYWOOD, Fla., March 3, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Vapor Corp. (OTC Pink: VPCO) ("Vapor" or the "Company") announced today that it has changed its corporate name to Healthier Choices Management Corp. to reflect its focus on managing healthy food markets and other healthier lifestyle alternatives. The Company's shares of common stock will continue to trade on the OTC, but now under the symbol "HCMC" effective on March 6, 2017. The new CUSIP number for the Company's common stock is 42226N 109.
Jeff Holman, Chairman and CEO of the Company stated, "As Vapor Corp. continues down the path of diversification into the organic natural market space, as well as other "Healthier" alternatives, including continuing its Vape Store operations, the name Healthier Choices Management Corp. is significantly more representative of the present company and the path it is endeavoring to take into the future."
About Healthier Choices Management Corp.
Healthier Choices Management Corp. is a holding company focused on providing consumers with healthier daily choices with respect to nutrition and other lifestyle alternatives. One segment of our business is a U.S. based retailer of vaporizers and e-liquids. The other segment is our natural and organic grocery operations in Ft. Myers, Florida. Healthier Choices Management Corp. sells direct to consumer via company-owned brick-and-mortar retail locations operating under "The Vape Store" and "Ada's Natural and Organic" brands.
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