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Kiaro, One Of Canada’s Largest Cannabis Retailers, To Leverage The Power Of Fobi Real-time Artificial Intelligence To Transform Their Approach To Cannabis Retail

Posted by AGORACOM-JC at 5:46 PM on Wednesday, September 29th, 2021
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“I was blown away by FOBI “  ($KO CEO Daniel Petrov)

“Kiaro has built an amazing tech driven cannabis retail business”  ($FOBI CEO Rob Anson)

If you’re a shareholder of one of these companies, here is what you need to know about each that makes this technology partnership so powerful:

KIARO is one of Canada’s largest retailers of cannabis, with 16 locations and forecasted annual revenue of $42.7 million from these locations, at a gross profit of $13.7M with further growth anticipated.

FOBI is a global leader in providing real-time data analytics through artificial intelligence to drive customer activation and engagement in the brick and mortar space.  From that core technology they have built a technology stack on top of it that is second to none.

More than just talk, FOBI has completes Integrations with Lightspeed and Shopify to provide real-time Point of Sale data analytics.  Moreover, they recently announced another $250.000 Data Consulting Agreement with Azincourt Energy

TOGETHER they combined forces in this press release “Fobi Signs $240,000 Data Consulting Agreement With Kiaro Holdings, A National Cannabis Retailer With 16 Locations And Forecasted Annual Revenue Of $42.7 Million, To Assist With Development Of Data Warehouse”

How important is this agreement to each other’s success? 


Watch this powerful interview with FOBI CEO, Rob Anson and Kiaro CEO Daniel Petrov to find out exactly.

VIDEO – FOBI AI Anticipated Major Deals, Revenues and Partnerships In 2021 Set The Table For Uplisting To Major Exchange By Q4

Posted by AGORACOM-JC at 4:10 PM on Friday, July 16th, 2021
Fobi AI Inc.

FOBI AI is a global leader in providing real-time data analytics through artificial intelligence to drive customer activation and engagement for enterprise level retailers. 

More than just lip service, these are just a sample of the major milestones reached by $FOBI over the past 9 months: 

  • Strategic Alliance with global data leader – NeilsonIQ – to “Transform Retail Sector”
  • A partnership with NTT DATA, a top-ranked global IoT services company, and subsidiary of Nippon Telegraph and Telephone, the world’s 4th largest telecom company, ranked 55th In Fortune Global 500. 
  •  Approved for Oracle Partner Network
  • Pilot Projects with Sobeys, TELUS, Certas and other national level retailers
  • Multi-Year Direct Seller Agreement With TELUS, in which TELUS resells FOBI solutions to national business customers
  • …. and so much more

Earlier today, $FOBI announced a Corporate Update Includes Completion Of Several Pilot Tests Now In Advanced Terms Negotiations, $10.42M in Funding And Uplist To Major Exchange.

Investors who were excited by the announcement may have even further cause to celebrate following this interview with CEO Rob Anson.

VIDEO – Universal PropTech (UPI: TSXV) (UPIPF: OTCQB) Talks Growing Backlog At ~ $6 Million, Organic Growth, Tier-1 Customers and More

Posted by AGORACOM-JC at 4:06 PM on Monday, July 12th, 2021
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As the name implies “PropTech” is a combination of two words and stands for “property technology.”  As simple as that is, the implementation and importance of PropTech is anything but, which is why many companies are trying to capitalize on the rapidly growing paradigm shift, while Universal PropTech (UPI:TSXV) is actually delivering healthy building solutions developers, owners and operators across Canada. 

More than just lip service, UPI clients include:

· Federal Government facilities for over 40 years 

· Manulife 

· Brookfield 

· Billy Bishop Airport 

· University of Toronto 

· …. and many more 

The company’s backlog is now a staggering $~6 million.

This represents:

  • + $800,000 from April
  • + $3,000,000 swing from September

This is comprised of awarded and not executed work, made up of a combination of service contracts and project work in both HVAC Building Automation and Mechanical lines of business.

We sat down with Frank Carnevale, CGO of Universal Proptech, to talk about their multimillion-dollar backlog. Check out the full interview below.

VIDEO – TELUS Upgrading Partnership With Loop Insights $ $RACMF To Direct Reseller Sends Strong Message To Loop Telco Prospects Around The World $ $ $SNSR $BSQR $

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On December 3rd 2020, Loop Insights announced “The launch of a second product into the TELUS (T:TSX; TU:NYSE)  IoT Marketplace for national sales and marketing To TELUS Business Customers.”   

This came less than 50 days after Loop announced the acceptance of its first product into the TELUS IoT Marketplace.  

To say the partnership between Loop Insights and one of Canada’s largest telecommunications companies ($15.5 billion in annual revenue in 2020 and 16 million customer connections) was an understatement. 


Earlier today Loop announced TELUS Upgrades Loop Insight Partnership Status From IoT Marketplace To Direct Reseller In Multi-Year Agreement. TELUS To Directly Resell Loop Solutions As A TELUS Product To National Business Customers. Though this last step took over 6 months, it is also the biggest possible step placing Loop Insights at a pinnacle that very few small cap companies ever see. 

How big is this partnership upgrade with TELUS and what does it mean for both domestic business and global partnerships? 

Watch this great interview with Loop CEO Rob Anson.

Universal PropTech $UPI $UPIPF CGO Talks Explosive Covid-19 Diagnostics Market, Clinical Trials, & More $ $ $

Posted by AGORACOM-AB at 5:16 PM on Thursday, May 13th, 2021
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Whereas many companies are just now trying to capitalize on the opportunities presented in the current and massive future of PropTech, Universal PropTech Inc. is actually delivering healthy building solutions and services for developers, owners, and operators in Canada. They’ve also turned their attention towards the global COVID-19 diagnostics market size, which is estimated at USD$84.4 billion in 2020.

We sat down with Frank Carnevale, CGO of Universal Proptech, to talk about the launch of ISBRG Corp’s SpotLight-19(C) clinical trial and new R&D funding, the global COVID-19 diagnostics market, their marketing/distribution plans for the future, and more. Check out the interview now.

VIDEO – Loop Insights $ $RACMF To Become Official Tech Partner to $2.7B Resort and Arena Project In Las Vegas $ $ $SNSR $BSQR $

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Loop Insights (MTRX: TSXV) (RACMF: OTCQB) announced the signing of an LOI with All Net LLC to provide a custom technology stack that will power the All Net Resort and Arena Project.

What is the All Net Resort and Arena Project?

A new $USD 2.7 Billion entertainment venue in Las Vegas. A non-gaming, business and family-friendly destination that is situated in the heart of the strip and will include but is not limited to:

  • 23,000 seat multi-purpose arena with a retractable roof
  • 500-room 5 star, all suite luxury Spa Hotel
  • 2,000-room hotel tower
  • 250,000 sq. ft. convention center
  • 350,000 sq. ft. food and retail plaza with exclusive retail shops
  • World-class restaurants and nightclubs
  • 2,500-seat dinner show room
  • and more

At the core of the partnership will be Loop’s real-time AI data intelligence and digital wallet platform.

What did CEO Rob Anson have to say?

“The All Net Resort and Arena is going to be a truly revolutionary entertainment complex. The $2.7 billion project is situated on a 27-acre parcel just across from the Las Vegas Convention Center consisting of multiple world-class venues, the size and scope of which signals another big win for Loop in the sports and entertainment venue capital of the world. Partnering from the ground up means Loop will provide digital innovations and truly personalized visitor experiences that are second to none.”

The proposed partnership will strengthen Loop’s leadership position in the Venue Management, Data Analytics and Customer & Fan Engagement areas.  The deal is expected to formalize before the end of June.

Sit back, relax and watch this powerful interview with Loop Insights CEO Rob Anson.

VIDEO – Loop Insights $MTRX $RACMF Alliance With NielsenIQ Is A “Game Changer” That Will Transform Retail Sector Through Real-Time Data & Intelligence $ $SNSR $BSQR $

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What do you get when you combine the leading provider of artificial intelligence driven real-time data insights for brick and mortar retailers, with the global leader in consumer data analytics operating in 100 markets and covering 90% of the world’s population? 

A “Game Changer” Strategic Alliance To Transform The Retail Sector 

Earlier today Loop Insights $MTRX $RACMF and NielsenIQ made this joint announcement that can be summarized by the following excerpt: 

“NielsenIQ’s market leading fast-moving consumer goods coverage and Loop’s transformative artificial intelligence solutions present opportunities for collaboration and business development across channels.  Retailers will benefit from an enhanced understanding of consumer behavior, thereby boosting personalization, targeting and activation initiatives through the joint power of NielsenIQ and Loop.” 

More than just lip service, NielsenIQ is the leader in providing the most complete, unbiased view of consumer behavior, globally. Powered by a ground-breaking consumer data platform and fueled by rich analytic capabilities, NielsenIQ enables decision-making for the world’s leading consumer goods companies and retailers.
In short, NielsenIQ measures every consumer transaction to deliver the knowledge that every business needs to drive growth.

If you thought that was powerful, the combination of Loop Insights means that knowledge will be delivered in real-time, something NielsenIQ VP Richard Lee says doesn’t exist in the market today.

How big is this alliance to $MTRX?  This quote from CEO Rob Anson says it all:

“The scope, gravity and validation of this agreement with NielsenIQ represent an incredible milestone for Loop and its shareholders.  NielsenIQ is the global leader when it comes to measurement and data analytics, as well as providing the most complete and trusted view of the market for leading CPG brands and retailers. In establishing this alliance, Loop is now on a path to achieve global enterprise scale, and has firmly put a stake in the ground as an emerging disruptive player in the world of retail data aggregation and analytics.”

Watch this powerful interview with NielsenIQ VP of Strategic Alliances, Richard Lee and Loop Insights CEO, Rob Anson to learn how they plan to transform the retail sector.

Universal PropTech $UPI Now Listed on the #OTCQB Under the Symbol $UPIPF $ $ $

Posted by AGORACOM-JC at 4:07 PM on Tuesday, April 20th, 2021
  • Received approval and will begin trading on the OTCQB, a U.S. market operated by OTC Markets Group Inc. in New York
  • The Company’s shares will begin trading on the OTCQB on April 21, 2021, under the symbol “UPIPF”

Toronto, Ontario–(April 20, 2021) –  Universal PropTech Inc. (TSXV: UPI) (FSE:8LH) (“UPI” or the “Company“) is pleased to announce that it has received approval and will begin trading on the OTCQB, a U.S. market operated by OTC Markets Group Inc. (“OTC“) in New York. The Company’s shares will begin trading on the OTCQB on April 21, 2021, under the symbol “UPIPF”.

Chris Hazelton, CEO of Universal PropTech commented: “We are excited to begin trading in the United States, and we welcome the opportunity to share our story and journey with new investors.” Mr. Hazelton continued: “UPI provides an opportunity for investors to capitalize on growth opportunities created by our healthy building solutions, as well as investment and exclusive sales verticals for ISBRG Corp and their SpotLight19 platform.”

The OTC operates the world’s largest electronic interdealer quotation system for US broker dealers and offers multiple media channels to increase the visibility of OTC-listed companies. Trading on the OTCQB market enables companies to efficiently build broader investor awareness and provide U.S. investors with a seamless trading facility to more easily trade through the broker of their choice.

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Universal PropTech Inc. $UPI Announces Option Grant $ $ $

Posted by AGORACOM-JC at 4:42 PM on Friday, April 16th, 2021
  • Announces today that it has granted 100,000 options to an employee pursuant to the Company’s stock option plan.
  • The stock options vest in the following schedule: 30% immediately, 30% on the six-month anniversary of grant; and 40% on the one year anniversary of grant, and may be exercised at a price of $0.45 for a period of three years from the date of grant.
  • The grant of options is subject to the approval of the TSX Venture Exchange.

Toronto, Ontario–(April 16, 2021) – Universal PropTech Inc. (TSXV: UPI) (FSE: 8LH) (“UPI” or “the Company”) announces today that it has granted 100,000 options to an employee pursuant to the Company’s stock option plan. The stock options vest in the following schedule: 30% immediately, 30% on the six-month anniversary of grant; and 40% on the one year anniversary of grant, and may be exercised at a price of $0.45 for a period of three years from the date of grant. The grant of options is subject to the approval of the TSX Venture Exchange.

About Universal PropTech Inc.

Universal PropTech Inc. (TSXV: UPI) (FSE: 8LH ) is a leading building innovation company, selecting, integrating, deploying, and maintaining PropTech in healthy buildings. As trusted advisors, we provide holistic evidence-driven solutions and services for building developers, owners, and operators in Canada. UPI operates through its wholly owned subsidiary, VCI Controls Inc. (“VCI“), a leading supplier and integrator of PropTech healthy building solutions and services. VCI is an industry leader in the acquisition and deployment of intelligent building technology, including the integration of all building systems utilizing the latest in communications technologies and standards. VCI’s business focuses on digital controls and mechanical services, performance monitoring, and energy efficiency solutions.

With headquarters in Toronto, Universal PropTech Inc. has offices across Canada including, Halifax, Montreal, and Ottawa. For more information, visit

Contact Information
Universal PropTech Inc.

Chris Hazelton
President and Chief Executive Officer
[email protected]

(647) 300-2957

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Loop Insights $MTRX $RACMF enters the £4.5 billion UK forecourt sector through its partnership with Suresite Group $ $SNSR $BSQR $

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Forecourt operators to get access to real-time data from any point-of-sale through Loop’s IoT device

  • Announces a new Proof of Concept (PoC) with Suresite Group
  • The cooperation will see selected Suresite retail locations take advantage of Loop’s IoT Fobi device and Insights platform

LONDON and VANCOUVER, British Columbia, April 14, 2021 — Loop Insights (MTRX:TSXV; RACMF:OTCQB), a provider of contactless solutions and artificial intelligence for the brick and mortar space, announces a new Proof of Concept (PoC) with Suresite Group. The cooperation will see selected Suresite retail locations take advantage of Loop’s IoT Fobi device and Insights platform.

Loop Insights is growing its UK retail presence

According to KPMG , the UK’s forecourt or gas station convenience store sector generates approximately £4.5 billion in annual revenue. Loop’s latest agreement with Suresite represents its entry into the UK’s retail energy sectors, as part of wider business development efforts in the UK.

The changing trends of forecourt retail

Suresite ’s UK data of card payment transactions and spend show that in the last 12 months, there has been less demand for fuel with people unable to travel due to local and national lockdowns. Yet these travel restrictions have also led to a growth in non-fuel retail with customers choosing to carry out their grocery shopping locally at nearby fuel stations, looking to fulfil multiple purposes in a single trip with an increased appetite for cashless transactions. With the constantly changing trends and challenges brought by the pandemic, data insights are now more important for forecourt retail than ever.

Loop’s Fobi is an IoT device working with an AI-powered retail analytics platform that allows retailers unprecedented access to real-time transaction data from any point-of-sale (POS) – online, in-store, and across multiple properties.

During the PoC, Loop Insights will implement its Fobi device and Insights AI-powered analytics platform across numerous Suresite client locations. This will provide Suresite, and more importantly, its clients who operate leading fuel and convenience brands, with powerful, actionable data capabilities needed to deliver informed loyalty experience and drive operational efficiencies. Suresite’s forecourt client market currently includes major brands such as Harvest Energy, Gulf, Jet, and others.

Through services such as our real-time, data-driven fuel monitoring solution, Suresite understands that retailers need data to be delivered in real-time to be able to maximise revenue and wallet-share. For the retailer, it’s about understanding the shopping basket breakdown item by item, who made the purchase, and how. Or having the ability to see how a special promotion is performing in real time so adjustments can be made if needed. This is why Suresite has partnered with Loop Insights, to help our clients improve their business decisions based on real-time, actionable insights,” explains Eva Jones, Head of Product Development and Innovation at Suresite.

Loop Insights CEO Rob Anson stated: “Our latest Proof of Concept agreement with Suresite is additional proof that our Fobi device combined with our AI-powered Insights platform serves an immediate, data driven need in the convenience and fuel sectors. Recent announcements with Sobeys in grocery, and now Suresite in convenience and fuel – two of the largest retail sectors in the world – serve notice that Loop and its solutions are fit-for-purpose in today’s data-first world. We anticipate this PoC will be another massive success for both Loop and Suresite as we continue to demonstrate the power of Loop’s Insights platform no matter the industry or country.”

Suresite CEO Steve Hoban added: “We understand the power of insight to help our clients improve their offer, sales and profit. We are excited to partner with Loop and are looking forward to the results of our trials. Our aim is to continue to add value to our clients and be able to enrich our data to provide them with insights that help them grow.”

This press release is available on the Loop Insights Verified Forum on AGORACOM for shareholder discussion, questions and engagement with management .

About Suresite Group
Established over 25 years ago, Suresite Group provides a range of business critical operational services for Fuel and Convenience Retailers. Suresite market leading Payment and data solutions, Wetstock management, Training and Health & Safety compliance help over 3,000 stores across the UK run businesses more effectively. Suresite Group customers and partners include Barclays, Worldpay, Timico, Feefo, American Express, Sponge, Greenergy, Cost Cutter, Jet, and others.

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About Loop Insights
Loop Insights Inc. is a Vancouver-based Internet of Things (“IoT”) technology company that delivers transformative artificial intelligence (“AI”), automated marketing, venue tracing, and contactless solutions to the brick and mortar space. Its unique IoT device, Fobi, enables data connectivity across online and on-premise platforms to provide real-time, detailed insights and automated, personalized engagement. Its ability to integrate seamlessly into existing infrastructure, and customize campaigns according to each vertical, creates a highly scalable solution for its prospective global clients that span industries. Loop Insights operates in the telecom, casino gaming, sports and entertainment, hospitality, and retail industries, in Canada, the US, the UK, Latin America, Australia, Japan, and Indonesia. Loop’s products and services are backed by Amazon’s Partner Network.

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