Looking for Work in Cannabis? Careers Cannabis’ New Platform Launches Today

Eric Vengroff, Cannabis Daily TORONTO, ON (October 17, 2018) – Just in time for Cannabis Day One, a new platform connecting job seekers with employment opportunities in the Canadian cannabis industry launches in Canada today. Careers Cannabis is an online job search engine, making it faster for employers and job […]

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, […]

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 […]

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, […]

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 […]

New Ontario Cannabis Regulations Could Be a Breath of Fresh Air

Opinion editorial By Eric Vengroff, Financial Analyst, Cannabis Daily As reported by the Globe and Mail this morning, the Ontario government is putting in place a set of regulations that will have widespread implications for both business owners and consumers.  These moves will also be major steps in normalizing and […]

Keep your arms and legs in the car at all times…

By Eric Vengroff, Senior Financial Analyst Cannabis stock speculators and investors threw up in their mouths a bit on Friday as the reality check on Tilray (TLRY:US) swept up the majority of the bigger stocks in the downdraft.  At 3:15 PM EST, Tilray, the anomaly of the day, was down […]

The Stock That Can’t Stay Out of the News

Tilray (NASDAQ: TLRY), the stock that investors and speculators can’t seem to get enough of right now, was reported as being worth more on paper than some of Canada’s leading established retail conglomerates such as Canadian Tire and Loblaw Companies Ltd.   To put this in perspective, a company that sold […]

Tilray Led Cannabis Stocks Higher as Sector Continues to Rally

By Ciara Linnane, Corporate News Editor, MarketWatch Cannabis stocks were higher across the board on Tuesday, led by Tilray Inc., which rallied sharply on news that the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration has approved its plan to import a marijuana product and test its efficacy in treating a neurological disorder that […]

Tilray Drops Namaste Contract

By Eric Vengroff, Financial Analyst, Cannabis Daily Multiple news sources have reported that Tilray (NASDAQ:TLRY) has terminated its contract with Namaste, roughly 10 days after the announcement of the deal. Brandon A. Dorfman of Potnetwork reported that the self-described “Amazon of Weed”, Namaste Technologies (OTCMKTS:NXTTF) held a stockholder pledge party and  according […]