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Cannabis 3.0 – The Incredible Pace of an Emerging Industry

by Eric Vengroff, Financial Analyst, Cannabis Daily People who have been involved in various aspects of the cannabis industry recently all seem to have one observation in common.  Things are moving at an incredible pace. To the many of us exposed to personal computing and technology a long time too (another very fast-paced growth industry), the concept of ‘version control’…

John Boehner-Backed Pot Firm Sees This Boosting U.S. Weed Listings

Bill Peters, Investor’s Business Daily LAS VEGAS — Acreage Holdings CEO Kevin Murphy said U.S. exchanges would be more open to marijuana stocks if the federal government loosened restrictions on banks. On Thursday, Acreage completed a deal to go public that values the company at $2.8 billion and installs former House Speaker John Boehner and former Massachusetts Gov. Bill Weld…

Legalization… What’s Next?  Clear the Smoke at O’Cannabiz Conference and Expo Vancouver

Sponsored O’Cannabiz Vancouver Introduces the First Annual O’Cannabiz BC Bud AwardsParq Vancouver Casino Resort, Vancouver – December 9 – 11, 2018 – TORONTO, November 7, 2018 – Canada is fast becoming the world’s leading cannabis market. Find out how we’ll retain the first-mover advantage at O’Cannabiz Conference and Expo Vancouver, the country’s leading-edge cannabis business conference taking place December 9 – 11, 2018 at the Parq Vancouver…

Biome Grow Introduces PEI Brand, Red Sands Craft Cannabis Co.

TORONTO, Oct. 19, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Biome Grow Inc. (“Biome” or the “Company”) (CSE:BIO) (FSE:6OTA) is pleased to introduce its fifth subsidiary company and brand, Red Sands Craft Cannabis Co. (“Red Sands”). Red Sands is located in Prince Edward Island (PEI) and will service both the local and tourist markets in that province with locally produced and regionally grown cannabis…

Cannabis companies ramp up marketing as Health Canada warns them not to advertise pot

JACQUIE MILLER, Postmedia Network, Inc. Cannabis companies are intensifying efforts to get attention for their brands even as Health Canada launches another crackdown on the promotion of pot. Oct 11, 2018  -There appears to be a game of regulatory chicken emerging. Some companies are seemingly testing the boundaries with billboards, digital ads, websites describing their recreational marijuana, free events and…

Cannabis Sector Down After Pepsi’s Statement

By Adam Jones, Market Realist, Oct 3, 2018 On October 2, PepsiCo stated that it doesn’t have any plans for cannabis-infused drinks. This news comes at a time when veteran companies such as Coca-Cola, Constellation Brands, and Molson Coors have all expressed interest or formed partnerships with major cannabis companies to develop cannabis-infused drinks.   Cannabis stocks react As a result of…

Rumors of a Crop Failure at Canopy’s Aldergrove, BC Facility

A 2-second video clip of a greenhouse containing what appears to be brown and dead cannabis plants has the internet trading rumors about a crop failure at a facility belonging to Canopy Growth Corporation (TSX:WEED) (NASDAQ:CGC).   Brandon A. Dorfman of Potnetwork reported today that Canopy suffered a “total crop failure” at their Aldergrove, B.C. greenhouse facility.  The company denied these…

Dixie Brands, Inc. Going Public, Expanding Operations

DENVER, Oct. 1, 2018 — Another U.S. cannabis company is listing on the CSE in a reverse-takeover (RTO) transaction.  Dixie Brands, Inc. (Dixie) signed a definitive merger agreement on September 28, 2018 in connection with its proposed public listing on the Canadian Securities Exchange (CSE). Pending approval from the CSE, Dixie will complete a reverse takeover (RTO) of a Canadian…

Cannabis company withdraws ‘Chronic by Dre’ trademark it filed without Dr. Dre’s permission

By Max A. Cherney, Tech reporter, MarketWatch Canada-based Canopy Growth Corp. has withdrawn a trademark it filed in August for the phrase “Chronic By Dre,” according to a company spokesman. “Chronic By Dre” refers to the 1992 album by rapper and music mogul Andre Young, also known as Dr. Dre. It also works as a hat-tip to “CBD” or cannabidiol, a…

Aphria unveils comprehensive portfolio of adult-use brands

Solei, RIFF, Good Supply, Goodfields and Broken Coast represent the Company’s first wave of consumer-centric adult-use brands LEAMINGTON, ON , Sept. 28, 2018 /CNW/ – Aphria Inc. (“Aphria” or the “Company“) (TSX: APH and US OTC: APHQF) today unveiled its comprehensive portfolio of adult-use brands that will be available for sale in the adult-use market. Backed by more than a year and…

Interview – Greg Pantelic, Think AHLOT Corporation

Being a Guide to both Cannabis Enthusiasts and Neophytes by Eric Vengroff, Financial Analyst, Cannabis Daily As we at Cannabis Daily recently launched our new cannabis lifestyle and information website called Puffinstyle.com, a couple of press announcements that normally wouldn’t have fallen into the ‘business’ lens crossed our screens. The first was about a (trademarked) Ritual Box™ for storing all…