Nova Scotia Liquor Taps Tilray For Adult-Use Cannabis Products

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CANADA:  Tilray Canada announced that it has been selected by the Nova Scotia Liquor Corporation to receive an initial purchase order for adult-use cannabis. The purchase order would allow Tilray, one of fourteen cannabis producers selected by NSLC, to supply the province of Nova Scotia with a diverse array of cannabis products in anticipation of the launch of Read the full article…

Have a Heart, UFCW 21 Forge Washington State’s First Adult-Use Cannabis Union Contract

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WASHINGTON: Have a Heart and the UFCW 21 today signed Washington state’s first collective bargaining agreement between the union and an adult-use cannabis retailer. “This relationship is quite unusual, in a very positive sense,” said Todd Crosby, UFCW 21 President. “It’s rare for an employer and their employees to reach a first contract so quickly and one Read the full article…

Atlanta Cannabis Market Report

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GEORGIA: The following Cannabis Marketplace Report summarizes the full Atlanta Market Report. Based on large sample sizes that are weighted and balanced to represent the market, the report delivers insightful consumer data about cannabis users including more than 1,000 data points such as opinions, reasons for use, attitudes, types of cannabis products purchased and spending levels.  Consumer Research Read the full article…

Kush Queen Enters Strategic Partnership With Connected Cannabis Co.

Kush Queen inks strategic partnership

CALIFORNIA: Kush Queen, a leading luxury lifestyle cannabis brand, and Connected Cannabis Co., which operates licensed dispensaries and cannabis cultivation operations across California, have completed a strategic partnership, according to a company press release. Kush Queen has become renowned for providing the highest quality, innovative cannabis wellness and lifestyle products that range from both non-psychoactive CBD Read the full article…

The Wink In Weed: Lessons Learned At Seattle Hempfest

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By David Rheins I’m just back from another epic Seattle Hempfest.  The Pacific Northwest is one of the most beautiful regions on the planet, and its volcanic mountains, vibrant cities and evergreen forests never cease to inspire wonder.  I cherish my PNW canna-family, and am humbled at how rich and meaningful have been our shared Read the full article…

MedMen Gains Exclusive Rights to Woodstock Name for Cannabis Products

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CALIFORNIA: MedMen Enterprises signed an exclusive license agreement with Woodstock Ventures LC and its affiliate The Woodstock Cannabis Company granting MedMen rights to use the iconic Woodstock brand on cannabis products manufactured and sold in six states: California, Nevada, Massachusetts, Florida, Illinois and Arizona. The Agreement grants MedMen the right to manufacture and distribute Woodstock branded cannabis products Read the full article…

Constellation Brands To Invest $4 Billion USD In Canopy Growth

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Expands Strategic Partnership to Accelerate Canopy Growth’s Global Expansion Plans  CANADA: Constellation Brands, a leading beverage alcohol company, and Canopy Growth, a leading diversified cannabis company have announced a significant expansion of their strategic partnership to position Canopy Growth as the global leader in cannabis production, branding, intellectual property and retailing. Constellation Brands will increase its ownership Read the full article…

IGC To Enter California Market With Hyalolex

IGC to Enter California Market with Hyalolex, its lead cannabis-based supplement for treating and managing Alzheimer’s patients.

MARYLAND: India Globalization Capital (IGC) has designated California as a priority market for Hyalolex, its lead cannabis-based supplement for treating and managing Alzheimer’s patients. “The cannabis market is showing explosive growth and we are aggressively moving forward with our vision of owning and marketing the leading brands for large medical indications such as Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s, PTSD, Read the full article…

Lineage To Acquire Harborside’s Iconic California Dispensaries And Cultivation Campus

Lineage to Acquire Harborside’s Iconic California Dispensaries and Cultivation Campus, Creating California’s Premier Vertically Integrated Cannabis Company

 Creating California’s Premier Vertically Integrated Cannabis Company CALIFORNIA: Lineage Grow Company and FLRish, a California corporation d/b/a Harborside, have entered into a binding letter agreement that will result in, among other things, Lineage acquiring all of the issued and outstanding securities of Harborside on a debt free basis in exchange for newly issued common shares of Lineage valued Read the full article…

LDB Issues Product Call For Non-Medical Cannabis

LDB issues product call for non-medical cannabis

CANADA: The BC Liquor Distribution Branch (LDB) has issued a second product call as part of a continuing effort to expand its wholesale product assortment for non-medical cannabis. In July, the LDB entered into memorandums of understanding with 32 licensed producers to form its initial wholesale product assortment to cater to the B.C. market directly following legalization Read the full article…