Invictus and GTEC Holdings Announce Formal Termination Of Merger Plans

Companies Maintain Existing Working Relationship Vancouver, BC, January 15, 2019 – INVICTUS MD STRATEGIES CORP. (“Invictus” or the “Company”) (TSXV: GENE; OTCQX: IVITF; FRA: 8IS1) announced that pursuant to the terms of a non-binding letter of intent (the “LOI”) entered into with GTEC Holdings Ltd. (TSXV: GTEC; OTC:GGTTF) (“GTEC”), as announced […]

Aurora to Acquire Whistler

$175 million all-share transaction for certified organic cannabis grower EDMONTON, Jan. 14, 2019 – Aurora Cannabis Inc. (“Aurora” or the “Company”) (TSX: ACB) (NYSE: ACB) (Frankfurt: 21P; WKN: A1C4WM) announced today that the Company has entered into a letter of intent (“LOI”) to acquire all the issued and outstanding shares of privately held […]

Curaleaf Set To Expand Operations In Maryland With New Financing And Purchase Option Agreements

HMS Health, MI Health, and Elevate Takoma to Rebrand Under Curaleaf Name REISTERSTOWN, Md., Jan. 10, 2019 /PRNewswire/ –Curaleaf Holdings, Inc. (CSE: CURA) (OTCBB: CURLF), a vertically integrated cannabis operator, today announced a series of agreements that will expand its operations, as well as patient access to medical cannabis in the […]

Aurora Cannabis Provides Guidance for the Second Quarter of Fiscal 2019, Anticipating Net Revenues of $50M to $55M

Company Provides Production & EBITDA Guidance for Q2 2019   As the cannabis sector went through a major re-valuation cycle in the last two months of 2018, pressure continues to mount among many of the well-capitalized early entries to prove up their current valuations.  Today’s announcement from Aurora regarding their […]

Curaleaf Launches Its 20th Medical Marijuana Dispensary in Florida

Company’s Rapid Florida Expansion Continues into 2019 TITUSVILLE, Fla., Jan. 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Curaleaf Holdings, Inc. (CURA.CN) (CURLF) (“Curaleaf” or the “Company”), a leading vertically integrated cannabis operator in the United States, today announced the opening of Titusville’s first medical marijuana dispensary, bringing the number of Curaleaf dispensaries in the state of Florida to 20. Curaleaf […]

TGOD Signs a Commercial Sublicense with EnWave and Tilray to Dry Cannabis in Canada

TORONTO, January 3, 2019 — The Green Organic Dutchman Holdings Ltd. (the “Company” or “TGOD”) (TSX:TGOD) (US:TGODF) is pleased to announce it has signed a royalty-bearing commercial sublicense (the “Agreement”) with EnWave Corporation (TSX-V:ENW) (“EnWave”) and Tilray, Inc. (NASDAQ:TLRY) (“Tilray”). EnWave has developed Radiant Energy Vacuum (“REV™”) – an innovative, proprietary […]

Mississauga and Markham Opt-Out of Cannabis Retail Stores

by Eric Vengroff, Financial Analyst Yesterday, the municipalities of Mississauga and Markham voted to prohibit the opening private cannabis retail stores. Mississauga city council voted 10-2 against and Markham city council voted 12-1 against.   These votes, strong majorities, representing the apparent broad support from the constituent voters, may be a […]

Altria Moves into the Herd

Opinion Editorial by Eric Vengroff, Financial Analyst Look out beaver bongs, the Marlboro man is moving north.  In what has turned out to be an exciting week in the world of pot-related acquisitions,  Cronos Group Inc. (NASDAQ: CRON) (TSX: CRON) announced that Altria Group, Inc. (NYSE: MO) (“Altria”) has agreed […]

Canopy Acquires Storz & Bickel

by Eric Vengroff, Financial Analyst It’s easy to write a story a day about the various moves that Canopy Growth Corporation (TSX: WEED) (NYSE: CGC) executes regularly, but this one is certainly noteworthy.  The company announced that it has finalized an all-cash transaction to acquire Storz & Bickel GmbH & Co. KG, related […]

CANNABIS MEETS HEALTHCARE

by Eric Vengroff, Financial Analyst As someone who attended York Mills Collegiate Institute in the 1970’s, it should suffice to say that I’ve had a deep appreciation for the entertainment and recreational value of cannabis for many years.  The unmistakable perfume of Mexican whatever wafted through the halls and stairwells […]

48North Cannabis Corp. Announces Revenue Growth for Fiscal Q1 2019

TORONTO, Nov. 26, 2018 – 48North Cannabis Corp. (“48North” or the “Company“) (TSXV:NRTH), a leading licensed cannabis producer focused on next-generation cannabis products, has released its financial and operating results for the quarter ended September 30, 2018. The Company’s financial statements and related management’s discussion and analysis for the period are available on the […]

Canada’s Grand Cannabis Experiment Has Set Scientists Free

By Amanda Siebert – The New York Times Legalization will vastly expand our understanding of the ancient drug plant and how it can improve lives. VANCOUVER, British Columbia — When Canada fully legalized recreational cannabis on Oct. 17, the internet giddily reimagined the CN Tower in Toronto peeking out from a thick […]