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Cannabis Countdown: Top 10 Marijuana And Psychedelic Stock News Stories Of The Week

Welcome to the Cannabis Countdown. In This Week’s Edition, We Recap and Countdown the Top 10 Marijuana and Psychedelic Stock News Stories for the Week of May 4th – 10th, 2020.Without further ado, let’s get started.* Yahoo Finance readers, please click here to view full article.10. Chairman and CEO of Profitable Cannabis Firm Joins Champignon Brands’ Board of DirectorsChampignon Continues…

6 Reasons to Be Excited by Illinois Cannabis Legalization and 9 Stories from New Cannabis Ventures

You’re reading a copy of this week’s edition of the free New Cannabis Ventures weekly newsletter, which we have been publishing since October 2015. Sign up to receive a copy in your inbox each Sunday morning. Friends, In just 17 days, Illinois, with a population of 12.7 million, the sixth highest in the country, will permit […] READ MORE: https://www.newcannabisventures.com/6-reasons-to-be-excited-by-illinois-cannabis-legalization-and-9-stories-from-new-cannabis-ventures/

Cannabis Countdown: Top 10 Marijuana Industry News Stories Of The Week, July 22

With Thailand’s legalization of medical cannabis in February, some experts predict that other Southeast Asian countries may move to decriminalize the plant. Consultancy Prohibition Partners estimates that Asia’s medicinal cannabis market could by 2024 be worth $5.8 billion. At the end of 2018, Canada, the United States, and Mexico agreed on new terms to replace the North American Free Trade Agreement…

5 Ways Cannabis Leaders Profit From Public Relations

For years now, cannabis companies and their leaders have struggled to leverage digital advertising in order to tell their story and raise brand awareness. Popular platforms like Google, Facebook and Instagram are not as cannabis-friendly as one might think. So in an age where content is king, what’s the best move for a cannabis leader working hard to tell their brand’s story, amplify…

Corruption in the Cannabis Industry

It seems the latest corruption scandals in the cannabis industry could be just the tip of the iceberg. On December 19, 2019, an undercover FBI agent attended a meeting with two Calexico city officials, Bruno Suarez-Soto and David Romero. He presented himself as a representative of investors seeking to open a cannabis dispensary in Calexico. According to the charging documents,…

The 2020 Benzinga Cannabis Capital Conference In Detroit Will Be Moving Online

Due to continuing concerns surrounding COVID-19, Benzinga will be bringing its Cannabis Capital Conference online. Originally scheduled to take place in Detroit, this conference will focus on carefully vetted companies in the emerging Michigan market. The event, set to take place on Tuesday, August 18, 2020, will serve as a meeting place for cannabis investors, entrepreneurs, and leaders in the…

The Week In Cannabis: Strong Earnings, Stocks In Green, Investments And Divestments

Cannabis stocks, and overall markets, closed the week in the green, as cannabis companies got into their earnings season.”Earnings season is just starting to come to life as Scotts Miracle Gro (NYSE: SMG)’s Hawthorne group just crushed it,” Debra Borchardt, Editor-In-Chief of Green Market Report told Benzinga. “Things are going so well over at Scotts that even the non-bonus employees…

420 with CNW – White House Official Admits Fewer Teens Are Using Marijuana Since Legalization

The road to cannabis legalization has been long and full of obstacles. While drug reform activists have preached the social and economic benefits of legalizing cannabis, proponents against legalization have argued that making cannabis legal and accessible to the public will lead to teens abusing the drug. However, according to an official from the White House’s anti-drug office, the consumption…

2nd Annual New Heights Canna-Tourism Summit Goes Virtual

Day-long virtual event to feature experts, owners and operators who are driving tourism business in the cannabis space during this time of disruption. On Wednesday, July 29, 2020, the tourism and cannabis industries will come together for the second year in a new format online, introducing the 1st Virtual New Heights Canna-Tourism Summit. In partnership with the Tourism Industry Association…