Cannabis

The Only Good Cigar is a Cannagar

Nobody actually enjoys cigars. I am convinced of this. Most people agree with me. Things that are actually enjoyable (and not some bizarre “masculine” ritual) tend to be popular. Cigars are not: more than ninety-five percent of American adults do not smoke cigars, according to the Centers for ...

Cannabis World Congress and Business Expo LA Event Preview

The legal cannabis industry is booming, bringing a wave of entrepreneurs, businesses, growers and legislators looking to network, expand their own businesses and keep up with an ever-increasing legal cannabis industry landscape. That’s where Cannabis Week comes in. Anchored by the Cannabis World ...

Shambhala 2019 with Kass and Honey

Feel the Shambalove as Kass and Honey check out the Shambhala Music Festival for the first time and get “welcomed home” by their new “family”. On August 9-12, we sent correspondents Kass and Honey to Shambhala, one of Canada’s longest-running electronic festivals, at the Salmo River Ranch ...

$42 million loss in latest fiscal year – Ontario’s pot Crown corporation

TORONTO — Ontario Cannabis Retail Corp. lost $42 million in the latest fiscal year, according to newly released public documents. The provincial Crown corporation tasked with online sales and wholesale distribution of recreational pot reported revenues of $64 million for the year ended Mar ...

The Fight for Automatic Criminal Record Expungement in the Midwest

The conversation around expunging the records of petty offenders is now a keystone of any real conversation on reforming marijuana laws. In Michigan, a few lawmakers have figured this out, following in the footsteps of their neighbors to the southwest in Illinois. On Tuesday, Sept. 10, the Detroit ...

Valens GroWorks stock is very undervalued, GMP says

The pipeline of opportunities is plentiful for cannabis extraction company Valens GroWorks (Valens GroWorks Stock Quote, Chart, News TSXV:VGW), says GMP Securities analyst Ryan Macdonell, who in a Thursday note to clients reported on the company’s just-announced white label beverage deal. Kelowna ...

Rising Tide Consultants founder launches new Liquor and Cannabis Podcast, License to Chill

For over 30 years, licensing expert Bert Hick has been at the forefront of business development and regulation compliance. Now, the Rising Tide Consultants founder brings that wealth of industry knowledge and experience to the table, starting a new and exciting journey, tackling the plays and takea ...

Hemp Makes Marijuana Crimes Difficult to Prosecute

While Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell would like to think that, in addition to being the “Grim Reaper” of Capitol Hill, he hung the moon and is perhaps even the savior of American morality, it turns out that he’s probably not as smart as he’d like to believe. Because while he was scr ...

Trulieve Cannabis is king in the state of Florida, says GMP Securities

Bullish data from Florida is cause for a forecast revision for Trulieve Cannabis (Trulieve Cannabis Stock Quote, Chart, News CSE:TRUL), says Robert Fagan, analyst for GMP Securities, who in a note to clients on Thursday reiterated his “Buy” rating and C$30.00 target, which represented a project ...

Dutchie, a Leading Online Cannabis Marketplace, Secures $15 Million

BEND, Ore., Sept. 11, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Dutchie, the leading e-commerce platform for cannabis pickup and delivery, closed a $15 million Series A round supported by a powerhouse group of investors, including: The post Dutchie, a Leading Online Cannabis Marketplace, Secures $15 Million appeared fi ...