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 […]

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 […]

The MJBizCon Int’l Conference Brought American Canna-Business to Toronto

Opinion editorial Eric Vengroff, Financial Analyst, Cannabis Daily Considering the number of cannabis events that are popping up like mushrooms all over North America, perhaps a relativistic system of evaluating and comparing these events will develop over time, so that both exhibitors and consumers of the content will know where […]

How Trump’s trade battles are affecting the marijuana industry

 By Bart Schaneman, Marijuana Business Daily The Trump administration’s imposition of tariffs on China is expected to have a direct impact on several sectors of the marijuana industry – in particular, cannabis vaporizer companies. Others likely to be affected include: Cultivation operations that want to expand their greenhouse facilities. Growers that […]

Marijuana operator Acreage Holdings announces landmark $119 million funding

Marijuana buds on top of pile of cash

By Joey Peña, Marijuana Business Daily, July 23, 2018 – New York-based Acreage Holdings appears to have set a record for the largest private funding round ever closed by a U.S. cannabis company, raising $119 million to bankroll acquisitions and list its shares on the Canadian Securities Exchange (CSE). The […]

Trump Signals Support for Legislation Easing US Ban on Pot

By MICHAEL R. BLOOD Associated Press LOS ANGELES (AP) June 8, 2018— President Donald Trump said Friday that he’s inclined to support a bipartisan effort in Congress to ease the U.S. ban on marijuana, a proposal that would dramatically reshape the nation’s legal landscape for pot users and businesses. The […]

MedMen Begins Trading Under Ticker Symbol “MMEN” on the Canadian Securities Exchange

MedMen, Largest U.S. Cannabis Company, Begins Trading on the Canadian Securities Exchange May 29th Under Ticker Symbol “MMEN” Leading Cultivator, Producer and Retailer of State-Sanctioned Cannabis, Now Accessible to Public Equity Investors Los Angeles (May 29, 2018) – MedMen Enterprises Inc. will begin trading today on the Canadian Securities Exchange (“CSE”) under the […]

High Hampton Holdings Offers Investors Smart, Diversified Exposure to North America’s Fastest-Growing Marijuana Market

The market for legal marijuana in California is already massive – and it’s projected to continue growing at an impressive rate.With more than 40 million residents, California represents the sixth-largest economy in the world…and the largest medical cannabis market in North America. Recreational cannabis sales began in California on January 1, […]

American Cannabis Stocks

By Bryan Mc Govern – InvestingNews.com March 26th, 2018 Agritek Holdings (OTCMKTS:AGTK) Agritek is a real estate investor dedicated to the cannabis sector, they also act as consultants for a variety of cannabis brands like California Premiums, Hemp Pops and MicroDose Strips, all offering different types of products. As part of a […]