Remember When?

Opinion Editorial – by Eric Vengroff, Financial Analyst, Cannabis Daily “Everything that follows, is a result of what you see here…” Dr. Alfred Lanning’s hologram from the movie I, Robot,  2004 As Canada collectively gets ready for recreational adult-use cannabis next week, the Globe and Mail reported last week that Canada’s […]

NICHE Canada’s Cannabis & Our Community Series Continues in Calgary October 23rd

by Eric Vengroff, Financial Analyst, Cannabis Daily NICHE Canada, the National Institute for Cannabis Health and Education, is running a series of community awareness events that serve to elevate the common base knowledge level regarding cannabis  for Canadian businesses, health and human resource professionals, cannabis industry participants and other stakeholders.  […]

Biome Grow Closes Fundamental Change Transaction

Frank MacMaster, President and Head Grower, Highland Grow

Pictured above, Frank MacMaster, President and Head Grower, Highland Grow, one of Biome’s four wholly-owned subsidiaries Vancouver, B.C., October 4, 2018 – Biome Grow Inc. (formerly Orca Touchscreen Technologies Ltd.) (the “Company” or “Biome”) is pleased to announce the completion of its previously announced three-cornered amalgamation transaction (the “Transaction”) with Cultivator […]

10 Of The Richest Cannabis Millionaires — And How They Made Their Money

Marijuana buds on top of pile of cash

Alex Oleinic, Benzinga October 1, 2018 As the legal cannabis sector ramps up, so is the number of cannabis moguls who are millionaires. Here’s a look at some of the wealthiest names in the space — and how they got there. 10. Steve DeAngelo Steve DeAngelo is the co-founder and President of ArcView Group, […]

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 […]

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” […]

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, […]

As Major Beverage Companies Eye Cannabis Industry, Consumer Trends Expected to Follow Suit

Following headlines from Constellation Brands and Coca-Cola, BDS Analytics looks at how branded beverage product market share may change. Eric Sandy, Cannabis Business Times Two of the biggest cannabis industry headlines to close out an already very busy summer involved Constellation Brands’ $4-billion investment in Canopy Growth Corp. and Coca-Cola’s […]

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 […]

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 […]

DEA Greenlights Epidiolex. What’s Next for CBD and the Cannabis Industry?

Eric Sandy, Cannabis Business Times Distribution Grower/Agriculture Infused Products Medical News Politics September 28, 2018 – This week, the Drug Enforcement Administration placed Epidiolex, a drug that includes cannabis-derived compounds—specifically, cannabidiol (CBD)—in Schedule V, a far less restrictive oversight category than CBD’s Schedule I classification. Following the drug’s recent approval from the Food and Drug […]

SUPREME CANNABIS SIGNS CANNABIS SUPPLY AGREEMENT WITH TILRAY®

Supreme Cannabis to sell 7ACRES premium dried cannabis to Tilray® Agreement is estimated to be in excess of C$2 million TORONTO, Sept. 10, 2018 /PRNewswire/ – The Supreme Cannabis Company, Inc. (“Supreme Cannabis” or the “Company”) (TSXV: FIRE) (OTCQX: SPRWF) (FRA: 53S1), announced that the Company’s wholly owned subsidiary, 7ACRES, has entered into […]