TORONTO, 4th August 2021 / CNW / – PUDO Inc. (PUDO “or the company “) (CSE: PDO); (OTCQB: PDPTF), North Americas only carrier-neutral package pick-up and drop-off network, is pleased to announce that PUDO has signed a landmark shipping agreement (the “Agreement”) with Turning Point Brands Inc. (“TPB”) (NYSE: TPB). , a manufacturer, marketer and distributor of branded merchandise, including alternative smoking accessories and active ingredient consumables. this $ 15 billion The industry is expected to grow at an average annual growth rate (CAGR) of 28.1% from 2021 to 2028. Recent legislation affected the options available for the delivery of steam products, which exceeded 100 million package deliveries in 2020. PUDO will be the definitive delivery solution for the steam industry and its strategic alliance with 14,000 and growing locations in the US and. to use Canada.

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PUDO is uniquely set up to meet the requirements of the PACT Act 2020, new federal law, while many major airlines are not. PUDO can, among other things, carry out the ‘age and identity check’ including signature on delivery $ 15 billion Industry.

“PUDO is expanding its presence in thousands of US neighborhoods to receive e-commerce packages on behalf of consumers and verify age and identity. We do this every day as a carrier-neutral agent.” of our courier and retail customers, “says PUDO CEO Frank Coccia. And through our agreement with Turning Point Brands, we are able to facilitate the delivery of vape products to a PUDOpoint at check-out and instantly accelerate the growth of our PUDOpoint counter network in the continental US. “

“We are excited to partner with PUDO Inc. to enable expanded delivery options for our vaping products nationally. This agreement will address several of the logistical shipping challenges and compliance costs associated with the new requirements of the PACT Act in key US markets. “Said Turning Point Brands President of Vaping Marc Waxman.

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The Turning Point trademark agreement is effective immediately. PUDO’s age and identity protocols apply equally to the alcohol and pharmaceutical industries, and the company is continuing discussions with potential partners in both sectors.

About PUDO Inc.
PUDO Inc. is North America Only carrier-neutral parcel pick-up and drop-off network designed to solve the last mile traffic jam that poses challenges in controlling parcel traffic North America $ 827B E-commerce retail sector and elimination of over $ 6 billion in case of package theft through the door. The PUDO team of logistics and parcel management experts has created a plug-and-play platform with usage-based payment and a network of parcel pick-up and drop-off counters known as PUDOpoint Counters, strategically located near people live, work and play.

The PUDO model reduces or eliminates crippling last mile spending for online retailers, marketplaces and freight forwarders / delivery partners, with fulfillment and distribution solutions, package storage and consolidation for click-and-collect deliveries, online returns and the nearly 35 % of eCommerce parcels that couldn’t be delivered straight away.

Membership in the PUDOpoint Counters Network program offers consumers ‘parcel security’, convenient early / late / weekend pickup and drop-off, 100% door-to-door parcel theft elimination, and a mobile home-away-from-home address network that goes wherever you go want.

The PUDOpoint Counters Network provides all freight forwarders, retailers and consumers with much-needed cost control, choice and convenience.

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About Turning Point Brands, Inc.
Turning Point Brands (NYSE: TPB) is a manufacturer, marketer and distributor of branded consumer products, including alternative smoking accessories and active ingredient consumables, through its iconic core brands Zig-Zag® and Stoker’s® and its emerging brands in the NewGen segment. TPB’s products are in more than 210,000 retail stores in. available North America, in addition to websites like www.zigzag.com, www.nu-x.com and www.solacevapor.com. For the latest news and information on TPB and its brands, please visit www.turningpointbrands.com.

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The forward-looking statements contained in this press release speak as of the date of this press release, and the company undertakes no obligation to publicly update or revise any forward-looking statements or information, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise, except as required by law .

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