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OPP’s enforcement team tackles illegal cannabis market

In the last two years, members of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Provincial Joint Forces Cannabis Enforcement Team (PJFCET) have tackled illegal cannabis production, sale and distribution enterprises across Ontario. The PJFCET is responsible for enforcing the cannabis laws and investigating criminal enterprises that exploit or abuse the legal cannabis market and consists of members from OPP, Kingston Police Service,…

Gage Cannabis Co. Rapidly Expands Retail Footprint as Michigan Celebrates Legalized Recreational Marijuana’s One Year Anniversary

December 1, 2020 marked one-year anniversary since recreational marijuana use was approved for sale in Michigan Retailers have sold approximately $450 million worth of recreational marijuana products over the last year, with sales averaging $13 million per week in recent months Gage Cannabis has leveraged upon rising growth rate through rapid store expansion, which will see its store footprint grow…

3 Tips For Adding Marijuana Stocks To Your Portfolio

Put in the work, be disciplined, and consider getting a little exposure in this area to balance out a well-diversified portfolio. Whether or not you’re personally interested in the use or application of cannabis, there’s no doubt that this market is prepared to boom in the coming years. Strategically adding some stocks to your portfolio could generate healthy returns. Marijuana…

Four cannabis executives listed in annual report of Canada’s top-paid CEOs

The latest report from the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives (CCPA), titled The Golden Cushion, lists Canada’s top-paid CEOs in 2019. On average, the top-100 CEOs made 202 times what the average Canadian worker earned. According to the report, the top-earning cannabis CEO in 2019 was Aphria’s Irwin D. Simon, who received more than $18 million in total compensation. Simon was…

2 Top Canadian Marijuana Stocks To Watch Right Now

A January Rally For Top Marijuana Stocks As January continues top marijuana stocks to buy have been gaining momentum in the market. In most cases, the best cannabis stocks to watch have seen double-digit percentage gains in the first couple of weeks of trading. In essence, this is garnering attention from more investors and increasing the notoriety the cannabis market is receiving…

420 with CNW — Cannabis Companies Urge California Authorities to Prioritize Their Employees During COVID Vaccination

Close to a year after the coronavirus appeared in Wuhan, China, eventually wreaking untold havoc on the world at large, scientists have developed vaccines that can provide immunity against the virus. However, it won’t be until spring at the very least before the majority of the U.S. population is vaccinated to achieve herd immunity. People who are at greatest risk…

420 with CNW — Rhode Island Medical Cannabis License Applicants Await Lottery to See Who Will Run New Dispensaries

The state of Rhode Island plans to open up six new medical cannabis dispensaries, adding to the three dispensaries that already exist in Portsmouth, Warwick and Providence, which were launched in 2013 and 2014. In an effort to promote price competition and improve accessibility for patients, the new cannabis dispensaries will operate in six different locations around the state. The…

PacRoots Cannabis Corp (CSE: PACR) (OTCBQ: PACRF) Announces Results of Initial Hemp CBD Harvest

PacRoots Cannabis updated investors following first successful hemp harvest derived from joint venture with Rock Creek Farms Initial harvest yielded 105,000 lbs of biomass of exceptional quality; yield was sold in its entirety to Speakeasy Cannabis Club Harvest was particularly remarkable given that it was produced despite region’s poor prevailing weather conditions Global CBD oil, consumer health market poised to…

CannabisNewsBreaks – Plus Products Inc. (CSE: PLUS) (OTCQX: PLPRF) Enters Exclusive Sales Agreement; Offers Hemp, CBD Products in UK

Plus Products (CSE: PLUS) (OTCQX: PLPRF), a cannabis and hemp-branded products company in the United States, has finalized an exclusive sales agreement with Elements of Green, a European eCommerce marketplace for hemp CBD products. The agreement outlines the steps for PLUS to offer its products in the United Kingdom. Based on the agreement, PLUS Grapefruit CBD Uplift and Blueberry CBD…

CannabisNewsBreaks – The Green Organic Dutchman Holdings Ltd. (TSX: TGOD) (OTCQX: TGODF) Expands Highly Dutch Brand, Adds Amsterdam Sativa

The Green Organic Dutchman (TSX: TGOD) (OTCQX: TGODF), a leading producer of premium certified organically grown cannabis, has added to its mainstream brand. The company unveiled three different formats —  3.5g, 15g, and 28g — of Amsterdam Sativa, available in its mainstream Highly Dutch product line. The new offerings feature organically grown, high-THC Sativa flower and is a direct response…