PRØHBTD And Entrepreneur To Highlight ‘Top 100 Cannabis Leaders’

PROHBTD and Entrepreneur To Name Top 100 Cannabis Leaders

CALIFORNIA: Entrepreneur Media and PRØHBTD have forged an exclusive partnership to identify and salute the entrepreneurs leading the way in the burgeoning cannabis industry. Selected by a private committee of business leaders, these daring individuals and the companies they run will be highlighted in the inaugural “Top 100 Cannabis Leaders” list, which will be featured Read the full article…

Washington Licensees Target Of Phishing Scam: WSLCB

Potential Phishing Email Directed at Washington Licensees

WASHINGTON: The Washington State Liquor and Cannabis Board (WSLCB), the regulatory agency overseeing the state’s licensed cannabis program, issued a warning to this morning that it’s seed-to-sale tracking system had been hacked. In an email entitled, “Potential Phishing Email Directed at Licensees” the WSLCB alerts licensees about a phony email containing malware: “The fake email Read the full article…

Recently Pardoned? Lowell Herb Co. Is Hiring

Lowell Herb Co. Launches Job Initiative to Support Social Equity and Reparative Justice Program for recently pardoned non-violent offenders for cannabis-related offenses

CALIFORNIA: Lowell Herb Co., the fast growing cannabis company behind the number one pre-roll in California, is expanding and hiring. Through its trailblazing Social Equity and Reparative Justice Program, special consideration will be given to recently pardoned, non-violent cannabis offenders and will offer a wide spectrum of resources to individuals hoping to enter the cannabis space Read the full article…

High Park Farms Begins Cannabis Cultivation in Ontario

“British Columbia is known around the world for its rich cannabis culture and the quality of its cannabis genetics”

CANADA: High Park Farms has announced that cannabis cultivation has begun at its state-of-the-art greenhouse in Enniskillen, Ontario following the successful arrival of thousands of live cannabis plants from Nanaimo, British Columbia. The arrival of the plants marks a major milestone for High Park as the company rapidly scales its operations in anticipation of the historic legalization Read the full article…

Tilray Shares Preliminary Data From The Largest National Longitudinal Medical Cannabis Patient Study in Canada

Study finds significant reduction in opioid use and improvements in quality of life within first 6 months.

CANADA: Tilray Canada Ltd., a medical cannabis leader committed to advancing scientific knowledge of cannabinoids, shared preliminary data today from the Tilray Observational Patient Study (TOPS), a Tilray-sponsored survey of medical cannabis patients using Tilray products currently underway at 18 different medical clinics in five provinces in Canada. As Canada’s largest national medical cannabis longitudinal study, Read the full article…

Legal Marijuana Market Worth $146.4 Billion By 2025

Legal Marijuana Market Worth $146.4 Billion by 2025 | CAGR: 34.6%: Grand View Research, Inc.

CALIFORNIA: The global legal marijuana market is expected to reach USD 146.4 billion by end of 2025, according to a new report by Grand View Research, Inc. Growing adoption of marijuana in several medical applications such as cancer, mental disorders, chronic pain and others is expected to propel revenue growth in near future. Legal marijuana has started gaining traction worldwide Read the full article…

Washington State By The Numbers

LCB Leaf Data

WASHINGTON: The Washington State Liquor and Cannabis board have released the most recent statistics from Leaf Data Systems, detailing all commercial activity for the time period between February 1, 2018 and April 26, 2018. Washington consumers purchased more than half a billion dollars of legal cannabis during the 90-day period, making nearly 13 million purchases.  

Green With Envy: Why the Biggest Battleground for the Beverage Industry Will be in Cannabis

Infused beverages represent a growth segment of the canna economy

ILLINOIS: Legal cannabis provides a valuable opportunity to reshape the consumer beverage industry, according to Cannabiz Consumer Group (C2G). Today, beverages generate nearly $1.5 trillion annually for the US economy. Manufacturers profiting from increasing demand for beverages that are healthier alternatives to traditional sodas and sugary drinks, while delivering unique flavors and experiences. Coupled with ample Read the full article…

Organa Brands First Cannabis Company To Be Named Top Workplace By The Denver Post

“Becoming a Top Workplace isn’t something organizations can buy”

COLORADO: Organa Brands, the world’s leading cannabis distributor, has been named a 2018 Top Workplace by The Denver Post. Organa Brands is deeply humbled to be the first cannabis company to have received this honor. “We are extremely proud of the culture we have built at Organa Brands, and that culture is reflected in this award,” said Read the full article…