Trade Shows & Conventions

Five things I learned about CBD at the recent MJBiz Conference in Toronto

CBD is all the rage these days. But despite the high interest just about everywhere, the market is still rather hazy in Canada compared with the United States, for example. Kay Tamillow, director of research for the Brightfield Group, attempted to lift the fog on the much-ballayhooed cannabinoid during a recent session at the MJBiz International conference in Toronto. CBD…

Cannabis Consumer & Business Expo: One of Canada’s Largest Consumer Cannabis Events

Cannabis Consumer & Business Expo is one of the fastest-growing trade expos and the largest business cannabis expo in Canada. Slated for November 22-24, this information-packed event will bring together the best and brightest in the cannabis industry. Whether participants are already in the industry or looking to join, they will find invaluable material, diverse content and networking opportunities at…

Lift & Co. Announces Sixth Annual Canadian Cannabis Awards

Sixth Annual Canadian Cannabis Awards Are Here: First full year of consumer choice for recreational brands Black-tie gala will be held at the historic Fairmont Royal York in downtown Toronto on November 8 The 2019 CCAs feature new budtender and retail awards, consumer’s choice for the top cannabis products, and industry-selected awards in entrepreneurship and cultivation Entries open at CanadianCannabisAwards.com…

Let’s talk Malta: open for investment in medical cannabis

Malta is looking to attract foreign investment in its nascent medical cannabis industry. As Minister for the Economy, Investment and Small Business, Chris Cardona played a central role in the decision to legalise medical cannabis in Malta in March 2018. Speaking in November at the Medical Cannabis World Forum, he told an audience of industry, healthcare and policy experts about Malta’s journey with…

Cannabis Drinks Expo Coming to Chicago in Summer 2020

Following the successful launch of the first-ever Cannabis Drinks Expo in San Francisco in July 2019, event organizers Beverage Trade Network have announced a follow-up Cannabis Drinks Expo event in Chicago for Summer 2020. The one-day event will take place on August 3, 2020, and will consist of both a business conference and a trade show floor for exhibitors. For…

Cannabis Drinks Expo Offered Participants a Comprehensive Look at the Fast-Growing Category

By Denise Morgan On July 25, the first-ever Cannabis Drinks Expo in San Francisco kicked off to much fanfare and acclaim. For the hundreds of participants looking to make a splash in the newly legalized cannabis drinks category, the South San Francisco Conference Center offered plenty of opportunities to meet the major movers and shakers in the fast-growing space. Two…

Show Review: CannaCon Comes to the Midwest at Detroit’s Cobo Center

Eric Vengroff, Senior Financial Analyst June 27, 2019 – The first day of summer was also opening day for CannaCon Midwest at Detroit’s Cobo Center.   CannaCon assembles the cannabis industry in a number of regional shows across the U.S. in various markets, including the Midwest, in Detroit, the Northeast, in Springfield, Massacheusetts, the South in Oklahoma City, and the Northwest…

Lift & Co. Expo, O’Cannabiz, MJBizCon and Grow Op – Which to Attend? Where to Exhibit?

Opinion Editorial by Eric Vengroff, Financial Analyst, Cannabis Daily It wasn’t hard to find the Lift & Co. Expo at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre – just follow your nose. Thanks to the Ford government’s inclusion of cannabis into existing Smoke-Free Ontario regulations, clouds of cannabis smoke and the familiar aroma of same wafted down Front street leading to the…

Looking Ahead to the Action from the Cannabis Drinks Expo in San Francisco

High-profile event for cannabis industry coming to California in July 2019 SAN FRANCISCO, JUNE 11, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — via CannabisNewsWire — On July 25, San Francisco is going to become the center of the U.S. cannabis industry, as hundreds of individuals involved in the development, production, distribution and retailing of cannabis drinks and related alcoholic beverages make their way…