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, […]

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 […]

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 […]

Vertical Integration

Opinion Editorial By Eric Vengroff, Financial Analyst, Cannabis Daily Over the coming months and perhaps beyond that, you may hear the term ‘vertical integration’ be discussed in the same sentence or paragraph as cannabis. Vertical integration is when a company controls more than one stage of the supply chain. For […]

Starseed Holdings Inc. Launches Saturday, its New Adult-Use Cannabis Brand

TORONTO, August [28] – Starseed Holdings Inc. (“Starseed”) launched Saturday, a cannabis brand that will be made available in Ontario, British Columbia and Alberta once adult-use legalization takes effect on October 17th. Starseed’s adult-use brand, Saturday, is about making time for yourself – something we all need more of. The […]

The Google of Cannabis? Hmm…

Opinion editorial Eric Vengroff, Financial Analyst, Cannabis Daily I heard it.  I don’t know if anyone else did… Last week in Toronto, as Bruce Linton, CEO of Canopy Growth mentioned Canopy Growth (TSX:WEED) and Google in the same sentence, in his interview at the MJBizCon Int’l.   That was to say, […]

Has Canadian Marijuana Officially Bypassed Mainstream and Gone Corporate?

By Eric Vengroff, Financial Analyst, Cannabis Daily Aug 2, 2018 –  The recent announcements a day apart by Manulife (TSX/NYSE/PSE: MFC SEHK: 945), Molson Coors Brewing Company (NYSE: TAP; TSX: TPX), and The Hydropothecary Corporation (“HEXO”) (TSX: HEXO), add continued fuel to the Canadian cannabis arms race and show conclusively […]

Aphria provides update on investments

Aphria secures 18-month lock-up agreement on divestiture of Liberty stock Strategic Investment in Fire & Flower LEAMINGTON, ON , July 23, 2018 /CNW/ – Aphria Inc. (“Aphria” or the “Company”) (TSX: APH and US OTC: APHQF) today provided an update related to its previously announced plan to divest of its […]

Selling Cannabis in Jamaica – Wait…What?

by Eric Vengroff, Financial Analyst, Cannabis Daily As a news aggregator in the cannabis space, we get some interesting stories.  Naturally we follow developments of numerous cannabis companies.  We recently reported about The Green Organic Dutchman Holdings Ltd.’s expansion into Denmark, and now they have announced another international deal – […]

British Columbia’s Liquor Board Announces the Province’s 31 Bud Suppliers

By Eric Vengroff, Financial Analyst, Cannabis Daily Last Wednesday, British Columbia’s Liquor Distribution Branch (LDB) announced that it had signed memorandums of understanding with 31 licensed producers of non-medical cannabis “to form an extensive and competitive wholesale product assortment”. This will include over 150 strains, ranging in quality, from value […]

Cannabis Promotion in Canada? See Tobacco. Tobacco Promotion in Canada? See Kryptonite.

Editorial by Eric Vengroff, Financial Analyst, Cannabis Daily Kryptonite NOUN 1.  (in the fictional word of the cartoon, TV, and film character Superman) an alien mineral that has the property of depriving Superman of his powers. 1.1 Something that can seriously weaken or harm a particular person or thing.  (Source: […]

Canada Legalizes Recreational Marijuana: What’s Next for Pot Stocks?

Marijuana buds next to piece of paper with "Yes!" written on it on top of tiny Canadian flags

Keith Speights –The Motley Fool  Weed won. On Tuesday night, the Canadian Senate voted 52-29 to pass bill C-45, also known as The Cannabis Act. This was the final legislative hurdle to jump for recreational marijuana to become legalized in Canada. The only requirement now is royal assent by a […]