Canopy Growth Moves to Acquire Hiku Brands Company

By Adam Jones, Jul 11, 2018,  Market Realist Another acquisition On July 10, Canopy Growth (WEED) (CGC) announced that it had entered an agreement to acquire Hiku Brands Company (HIKU). According to the press release, Canopy Growth paid a ~33% premium above Hiku Brands’ 20-day VWAP (volume weighted average price) […]

Cannabis Drinks Gaining Visibility

Editorial by Eric Vengroff, Financial Analyst, Cannabis Daily Some people believe there’s no such thing as a coincidence.  I’m beginning to think that it’s less about things happening at the same time, and more like it’s two or more things moving in the same direction that are more likely to […]

Six Key Differentiation Points for the Cannabis Market in Canada

Six Key Differentiation Points for the Cannabis Market in Canada Editorial by Eric Vengroff, Financial Analyst, Cannabis Daily. The guy blowing the smoke rings was great.  Little ones, big ones, rings within rings -all set to a tranquilizing techno-fusion instrumental.  Hypnotic.  Michael Lee, a talented, expert ‘vaper’ showed off amazing […]

Khiron Life Sciences First To Enter 5-Million Strong Colombia Medical Cannabis Market

By Benjamin A. Smith – https://midasletter.com Khiron Life Sciences Corp (CVE:KHRN) has taken another leap in the race for first-in advantage in Colombia’s burgeoning medical cannabis market. Today, Khiron announced that it has been registered by the Colombian Agricultural Institute (ICA) as an agronomical unit. This triumph positions Khiron to commence […]

CEO of Lift & Co’s Consumer-Centric Vision

By Eric Vengroff, Financial Analyst, Cannabis Daily Writing this column is the best part of my job description.  And why wouldn’t it be?  I get to spend a few minutes with some of the leaders, movers and shakers in the cannabis industry.  Their insights and observations about the business are […]

On the Morning of Canadian Senate Vote, Weed Stocks Down

Most cannabis stocks on the TSX and Venture exchanges are down anywhere from 1% to 6% in mid-day trading, while the Senate session that will see a vote on the amended Cannabis Act, or Bill C-45, is scheduled to begin in about an hour. These stock movements are occurring in […]

2nd Annual O’Cannabiz Conference Toronto

Tomorrow, the 2nd Annual O’Cannabiz Conference and Expo, looking at the future of legalized cannabis  and the budding Canadian market will be taking place. The O’Cannabiz Conference and Expo, presented by accounting firm MNP and licensed producer Tweed Inc. is returning to Toronto at the International Centre. This second-year business […]

Welcome to Cannada -Part 2. The Cannabis Stock Exchange

Market Analysis By Eric Vengroff, Senior Financial Analyst Imagine if you were like Rip Van Winkle and fell asleep, somewhere in Canada, during the fall of 2015.   Instead of waking up 20 years after the American Revolution, you woke up just three years after the Canadian federal election, otherwise known […]

Welcome to Cannada. Part I – The Canadian Cannabis Future

Market Analysis By Eric Vengroff, Senior Financial Analyst Imagine if you were like Rip Van Winkle and fell asleep, somewhere in Canada, during the fall of 2015.   Instead of waking up 20 years after the American Revolution, you woke up just three years after the Canadian federal election, otherwise known […]

Canopy Growth Announces Five Retail Locations in Saskatchewan

SMITHS FALLS, ON , June 1, 2018 /CNW/ – Canopy Growth Corporation (WEED.TO) (“Canopy Growth” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce that it has been selected to apply for five cannabis retail permits by the Saskatchewan Liquor and Gaming Authority (SLGA). This makes Saskatchewan the third province in Canada , […]

Canopy Growth Corporation announces entry into the African market with acquisition of Daddy Cann Lesotho

SMITHS FALLS, ON , May 30, 2018 /CNW/ – Canopy Growth Corporation (WEED.TO) (CGC) (“Canopy Growth” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce that the Company has acquired Daddy Cann Lesotho PTY Ltd., trading as Highlands (“Highlands”). Based in the Kingdom of Lesotho (“Lesotho”), Highlands holds a license to cultivate, manufacture, […]

Meet Nova Scotia’s 3 legal cannabis growers

By Paul Palmeter · CBC News The race is on for growers to achieve the next level of licensing from Health Canada — the licence to sell. An employee at the Wentworth-based Breathing Green Solutions. (Paul Palmeter/CBC) It might sound like a setup line to a joke. What do an […]