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Marijuana Stocks Moved Higher On Election Results

CORAL GABLES, FL / ACCESSWIRE / November 7,2018 / Medical cannabis and recreational marijuana have been put in a very bright spotlight on Wednesday. The US midterm elections have brought new states online for medical, recreational, and decriminalization of marijuana. Michigan became the 10th state to legalize recreational pot sales to adults and the first to do so in the Midwest. Missouri and Utah approved medical…

The week in cannabis: Jay-Z joins Caliva, congress holds marijuana hearings, CannTrust gets smoked, and more

Beyoncé’s husband Jay-Z entered the cannabis industry this week, announcing he’d be joining the California brand Caliva as chief brand strategist. “Jay-Z entering the cannabis space reaffirms that effective brands will drive the future of the cannabis industry. We applaud his efforts to be a part of the solution in righting the disproportionate impact that the war on drugs has had on minority communities. Jay…

The Alkaline Water Company Inc. Officially Included in Russell Microcap® Index

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., July 02, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The Alkaline Water Company Inc. (NASDAQ and TSXV: WTER) (the “Company”), a leading producer of premium bottled alkaline drinking water sold under the brand name Alkaline88®, today announced that the company has been added to the Russell Microcap® Index.  The Company began trading on the index yesterday, July 1, 2019. “We are…

The week in cannabis: Colorado hits $1B in sales, Harborside in Canada, Kroger embraces CBD, and more

It was a mixed bag in the cannabis-related news world this week. Colorado announced that since the state legalized adult-use cannabis sales in 2014, $1 billion worth of marijuana were sold, while Oregon’s Congress passed a bill that would allow it to trade cannabis with other consenting states. In Canada, a committee in the House of Commons called for the…

Organigram Holdings Inc. (OGRMF) fulfills gap in Canadian CBD market with Edison CBD oil

Organigram Holdings Inc. (TSX VENTURE: OGI) (OGI.V), the parent company of Organigram Inc. (the “Company” or “Organigram”), a leading licensed producer of cannabis, is pleased to announce it has recently shipped more than one hundred and thirty thousand units of pure cannabidiol (CBD) oil destined for markets across Canada . The recent legalization of adult-use, recreational cannabis in Canada has…

Interview – Michael Lindars, Dab Tabs by Ilo Vapor™

New Method for Accurate Dosage of THC and CBD Products Using Infused Ceramic Cells as Substrate. By Andrew Shaw, Co-founder of Cannabisdaily.today When we heard about this new product by ilo Vapor™ our interest was certainly piqued. One of the biggest challenges for healthcare applications of cannabis is dosage control. We reached out to Michael Lindars, Co-Founder and CEO of ilo Vapor™…

The week in cannabis: Canada funds research, EU country allows sale of CBD, NFL moves forward

This week, lawmakers, cannabis entrepreneurs, investors, and other influential people gathered in Washington D.C. for KCSA’s Congressional Cannabis Day Forum. Speakers included Rep. Earl Blumenauer, CNBC’s Tim Seymour, Rep. David Joyce, Rep. Barbara Lee and Rep. Don Young. In other big news, the National Football League and the NFL Players Association reached an agreement to study the possible use of cannabis by…

Cannabis Canada Daily: Acreage investor slams Canopy deal as not in best interest of shareholders

Acreage shareholder plans to vote against ‘unbelievably lopsided’ Canopy deal Marcato Capital Management, which owns about three per cent of U.S. cannabis operator Acreage Holdings, plans to vote against the company’s proposed deal with Canadian marijuana giant Canopy Growth, describing the unique tie-up as a “value destructive transaction and not in the best interests of shareholders.” Marcato Capital, which has US$438.3 million in…