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 Affinity Beverage Group, Inc is a holding company that focuses on branded consumer product acquisition opportunities in the $3.4 trillion health and wellness industry. Affinity primarily targets lifestyle brands, companies, and/or distribution rights focusing on traditional and non-traditional, healthy beverage options. Affinity will also seek opportunities involving uniquely positioned young brands specializing in all natural/organic foods, bio-food, supplements and personal care, for strategic partnerships, distribution agreements and/or potential acquisition 


 Product is available for purchase directly from Amazon! 


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 Affinity Beverage Group, Inc., a publicly traded company under the ticker symbol (OTC Pink: ABVG) announced that it has acquired a majority interest in Village Tea Company Distribution, Inc. (hereinafter, "The Company").  The Company, headquartered in National Harbor, MD, is the owner of the Village Tea Company brand of premium loose leaf teas and tea accessories. Village Tea Company sources high-quality, unique teas that are blended to create distinct flavor combinations which are packaged in a variety of creative and earth-friendly ways for wholesale and retail sales.  The brand has been sold in several major retailers in North America including Vitamin Shoppe®, Whole Foods® Markets, Winners®, HomeSense®, Akins/Chamberlin® Natural Foods Markets and many other independent specialty and grocery store retailers.  Village Tea Company products are also available through e-commerce retailers such as Amazon, the company's own website, and other online retailers. The Company also recently acquired distribution rights for Pura Organic Agave sweeteners which will be available at select US retailers in the coming weeks.

Affinity CEO, Janon Costley will remain in his role as CEO of Village Tea Company Distribution, Inc., while Affinity advisory board member and Village Tea Company founder, Martin Ekechukwu will continue in his role as Brand Manager and President.  "Acquiring Village Tea Company was at the forefront of our thought process when we decided to build a health and wellness lifestyle brand building and acquisition platform with Affinity Beverage Group. We have learned some important lessons over the past couple of years while trying to find the proper platform to grow Village Tea Company, so it was extremely important to us that we put the company into the best situation that would allow us to have full control of our strategic growth strategy that will enable us to maximize the tremendous potential of the brand and its distribution platform.  We feel that Village Tea Company is poised for exponential growth over the course of the next several years and Affinity gives us the best opportunity to fulfill those expectations," stated Janon Costley, CEO of Affinity Beverage Group, Inc. 

CEO Janon Costley
Janon Costley, the new CEO of Affinity Beverage Group, Inc., is a business executive with over 15 years of experience in brand development, licensing and operations. Mr. Costley has consistently been able to utilize his unique entrepreneurial spirit and keen market insight to identify quality, revenue generating, brand extension, acquisition, licensing and distribution opportunities for companies in the retail and consumer products sectors. Throughout his career Mr. Costley has been involved with many major consumer products brands, including Converse, Pony, FIFA , YMLA, Loudmouth Golf, Roland Garros - French Open, Mano Swartz Furs, Tiny’s Tequila and others as either a licensee, brand manager, owner/operator or consultant. Mr. Costley is co-founder of boutique licensing and brand extension agency, The Brand Liaison, as well as the co-founder of STI Signature Sprits Group, LLC which focuses on developing and launching unique craft spirits and celebrity branded alcoholic beverage brands.  For the past 3 years Mr. Costley has been the CEO of Village Tea Company Distribution Company, Inc., owner of the Village Tea Company brand of premium loose leaf tea, tea accessories, distributor of Pura Organic Agave Sweetener, Pura Natural Flavored Tea and other related brands and products.
 Martin Ekechukwu
Mr. Ekechuwu is a former senior brand manager at Dr. Pepper/Snapple, Hershey, Bacardi USA and founder of premium tea brand, Village Tea Company as well as boutique marketing consulting firm, WHTWRKS, Inc. "Mr. Ekechuwu will bring a wealth of brand development experience and industry insight to our team and we look forward to his involvement in the development of the Company's new direction", stated Janon Costley, the Company's new Ceo.  Please stay tuned for further updates regarding the advisory board and additional Company developments in the coming weeks. 
-The new company Affinity Beverage has been filing quarterly reports pertaining to the old company that was Strategic Rare Earth Metals. Possibly to become Fully reporting.
-Name and symbol change have become effective. All new filings should reflect that.
-The company has social media platforms to keep investors informed and showcase their products to the public.

The company has started a new ad campaign featuring actress, singer and tv personality Ms.Demetria McKinney
She has also been promoting the product through both her instagram and twitter.

Looking through both Affinity and Demetria's social feed you can see they have been posting pictures and mini videos of the commercial.The Commercial was first spoted on NBC Sports which verifies that the company is doing its best to become the next brand in the beverage industry.



Share Structure:

As of May 28th 2015
A/S: 1,000,000,000
O/S: 633,433,027
Float: 574,448,063
Insider Owns: 365 million shares

From their Annual Report on Dec 31st, 2014:
A/S: 1,000,000,000
O/S: 999,363,027
Float: 574,448,063

From updated on June 30th, 2014:
A/S: 1,000,000,000
O/S: 999,363,027
Float: 574,448,063

Which means this company doesn't dilute, nor do notes convert


Legal Counsel:

This has been removed from OTC Markets. I'd expect new counsel to be listed soon/with next Q filing.


Transfer Agent:

Madison Stock Transfer Inc.
Transfer Agent
PO Box 290-145
Brooklyn, NY, 11229
(718) 627-4453(718) 627-4453





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SREH News: SREH Announces Completion of Name and Symbol Change 04/12/2016 01:56:44 PM
SREH News: Village Tea Company Announces New Sales Platform 03/22/2016 08:45:00 AM
SREH News: Village Tea Company Partners With Pro-Points and Discount Drug Mart 01/21/2016 12:00:00 AM
SREH News: Affinity Beverage Group announces New Partnership Venture 01/13/2016 02:41:41 PM
SREH News: Village Tea Company Adds New E-tail Customer 01/05/2016 08:57:00 AM
#30395  Sticky Note Affinity Beverage Shareholder Update and Conference Call Details TradeForProfits 05/31/16 01:53:56 PM
#30099  Sticky Note *** T/A UPDATE 3-11-2016 *** MIKEY501 03/11/16 12:52:56 PM
#29486  Sticky Note >>>>>>>>>>> WE ARE ON THE AIR!!! <<<<<<<<<< wakeupdummy 11/29/15 07:24:57 AM
#30468   This needs some news. Joelzee 06/24/16 03:13:42 PM
#30467   ABVG .0005 starting $treet Trader 06/21/16 12:50:12 PM
#30466   ABVG .0004 x .0005 almost 13 mil bid $treet Trader 06/21/16 11:42:48 AM
#30465   ABVG Chart (bid.3/showed/29M)Bid.0004/11M /// Ask.0005/1M+ imgoingfishing1 06/21/16 11:05:22 AM
#30464   ABVG .0004 x .0005 huge bid in, something $treet Trader 06/21/16 10:57:50 AM
#30463   ABVG .0004 x .0005 nice bid in, its ready $treet Trader 06/21/16 10:47:42 AM
#30462   Bid is growing slowly. gxpac 06/20/16 02:52:02 PM
#30461   like our chances as well. 0006 is they TradeForProfits 06/20/16 02:34:00 PM
#30460   i think the .0003s want to get filled $treet Trader 06/20/16 02:11:32 PM
#30459   we were at 5 x 6 alstocks 06/20/16 02:05:15 PM
#30458   ABVG .0005 the Company intends to announce the $treet Trader 06/20/16 02:04:13 PM
#30457   ABVG nobody is selling, this is only going up $treet Trader 06/20/16 01:41:50 PM
#30456   Don't you just love these small trades to gxpac 06/20/16 01:40:27 PM
#30455   ABVG .0005 only 1 mm left now, updates $treet Trader 06/20/16 01:05:29 PM
#30454   ABVG .0005 more taps, let see those slaps $treet Trader 06/20/16 10:21:36 AM
#30453   ABVG .0005 starting again $treet Trader 06/20/16 10:00:42 AM
#30452   ABVG .0006 $treet Trader 06/17/16 03:24:39 PM
#30451   ABVG .0005 x .0006 break .0006s she runs $treet Trader 06/17/16 12:57:33 PM
#30450   I like our chances alstocks 06/17/16 08:18:48 AM
#30449   ABVG .0005 falling!!!!!!!!!!! $treet Trader 06/16/16 02:35:40 PM
#30448   yes, almost clearing out the 5's here. $ABVG TradeForProfits 06/16/16 02:11:07 PM
#30447   ABVG .0005 nice 2.5 mil hit $treet Trader 06/16/16 02:03:01 PM
#30446   1mm left at 0005, 1.6m shares then 6's TradeForProfits 06/16/16 12:31:26 PM
#30445   On twitter alstocks 06/16/16 08:42:21 AM
#30444   Anyone to e-mail this dilemma to ? molee 06/16/16 08:04:37 AM
#30443   Last week. I was going to order gxpac 06/16/16 08:00:15 AM
#30442   OK , I see ... When was it molee 06/16/16 07:59:28 AM
#30441   No this one. You can order tea from it. gxpac 06/16/16 07:24:18 AM
#30440   You mean this one ? Works for me ... molee 06/16/16 07:10:28 AM
#30439   I have been unable to go to Viilage gxpac 06/16/16 06:54:19 AM
#30438   yes, 001+. 0005 smaller now, was 2m+.. dont TradeForProfits 06/15/16 02:13:04 PM
#30437   1.6 million on the ask .... alstocks 06/15/16 01:20:30 PM
#30436   The company intends to file Q1 by June gxpac 06/14/16 10:38:50 PM
#30435   Did ABVG go on vacation? Sure thought we gxpac 06/14/16 09:59:43 AM
#30434   agreed. actual business going on here which makes TradeForProfits 06/13/16 01:18:36 PM
#30433   all trip zero stocks are alstocks 06/10/16 12:52:05 PM
#30432   SREH cashclan 06/10/16 11:57:45 AM
#30431   some good 0004 scrubbing yesterday, looking for 5's TradeForProfits 06/10/16 11:42:46 AM
#30430   lot of developments coming for $ABVG rest of TradeForProfits 06/09/16 03:29:29 PM
#30429   some really good stuff in there. 0004 x TradeForProfits 06/09/16 03:18:17 PM
#30427   Thanks bro! I was looking for something like that. Joelzee 06/08/16 06:50:01 PM
#30426   great info on the call and the followup TradeForProfits 06/08/16 01:57:14 PM
#30425   news calm/quiet before the surge to .001 ????? alstocks 06/08/16 01:39:28 PM
#30424   news this was never posted, conference call highligts pr: alstocks 06/08/16 01:35:10 PM
#30423   Man, this is lower than before the previous CantonG 06/07/16 10:49:23 PM
#30422   agreed. they have some big clients and have TradeForProfits 06/07/16 03:03:36 PM
#30421   yes $ABVG ask looks great. conference call had TradeForProfits 06/07/16 03:01:43 PM
#30420   that's real good... alstocks 06/03/16 02:38:47 PM
#30419   0004's bought out, 0004 x 0005 now.. 3m TradeForProfits 06/03/16 02:29:07 PM
#30418   abvg, my worthless 2 cents.... alstocks 06/03/16 12:54:14 PM