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 Forms Strategic Alliance With Leading Pharmaceutical Company In Canada

Agreement represents major milestone recognizing medical cannabis as a conventional medicine for patients in need

CANADA: Tilray, a federally licensed producer of medical cannabis, announced today that it has signed a binding letter of intent (LOI) to be the exclusive collaborator of a major pharmaceutical company to accelerate innovation and increase availability of high quality medical cannabis products. Through this LOI and the anticipated definitive agreements, Tilray is allied with Sandoz Read the full article…

Tilray Announces Completion Of Series A Funding Round Led by Global Institutional Investors

Tilray closes Series A Round

C$60 million Series A financing will enable Tilray to increase production capacity and expand distribution in North America and Europe CANADA:  Tilray has announced the completion of its Series A funding round totaling C$60 million. The round was comprised of a group of leading global institutional investors. According to a company press release, Tilray will use Read the full article…

Legislation Key For The Legal Cannabis Market

The global cannabis market in 2016 was 14+ Billion

NEW YORK: The global legal cannabis market was valued at $14.3 billion in 2016 and is forecast to grow at a CAGR of 21.1% between 2017 to 2024, reaching $63.5 billion by 2024, according to a report by Ameri Research. The market is going through a period of robust growth thanks to increasing legalization and decriminalization of cannabis products across North Read the full article…

DOJA ​​Cannabis ​​And ​​Tokyo ​​Smoke ​​Announce ​Merger

Hiku acquires tokyo smoke

Merger ​​creates ​​Canada’s ​​first ​​retail- ​​& ​​brand-focused ​​cannabis ​​producer Two ​​Canadian ​​cannabis ​​lifestyle ​​brands ​​join ​​forces ​​in ​​a ​​transformational ​​transaction, ​​bringing ​​together industry ​​leading ​​management ​​teams, ​​British ​​Columbia ​​curated ​​handcrafted ​​cannabis ​​production, ​​a portfolio ​​of ​​visionary ​​brands ​​and ​​a ​​growing ​​nationwide ​​retail ​​footprint. Provides ​​the ​​first ​​public ​​markets ​​investment ​​opportunity ​​focused ​​on ​​cannabis ​​retail ​​and Read the full article…

Canadian Cannabis Companies Seeking Higher Stakes in Australian Market

Stock prices on several Australian companies are beginning to take off, as the reality of Australia as a viable cannabis market for years to come, sets in.

CANADA: As investor excitement continues to climb in Canada over the upcoming legalization of cannabis on July 1, 2018, major Canadian companies are already setting their sights on the next big legal cannabis market-Australia. Big players in the Canadian cannabis space already have started to stake claims “Down Under” where medical cannabis is beginning to take hold.  Notable companies include Aurora Cannabis (TSX: Read the full article…

Israel’s Tikun Olam Continues U.S. Expansion

Tikun Olam Is Coming to Puerto Rico

Deal with DC Cultivator Alternative Solutions Brings Renowned Cannabis Products to the Nation’s Capital  NEW YORK:  Tikun Olam, a leading Israeli cannabis brand and pioneer in cannabis research, continues its U.S. expansion by partnering with Washington DC cultivator Alternative Solutions. The just-inked licensing deal allows Alternative Solutions to grow, manufacture and distribute Tikun-branded products to all five District of Columbia Read the full article…

Tilray Exports Medical Cannabis Genetics To The European Union

Europe is going green

PORTUGAL: Tilray, a GMP-certified global leader in medical cannabis research and production, today announced that the company has successfully exported live medical cannabis genetics from its flagship British Columbia, Canada facility to its European Union Campus in Cantanhede, Portugal. The announcement is the first time a company has legally exported live cannabis genetics from North America Read the full article…

Tilray Receives License to Produce Medical Cannabis In The European Union

Tilray to build European Union Campus in Portugal

Company Announces €20 Million Investment to Build EU Campus and Begin Operations this Year PORTUGAL: Tilray has announced plans today to invest up to €20 million in a European Union Campus after receiving licenses from the Government of Portugal to import cannabis genetics and to cultivate cannabis for medical purposes. “Tilray’s EU Campus is another strategic Read the full article…

Tilray Completes First Bulk Medical Cannabis Export To Australia Under New Regulations

Tilray mmj products are going Down Under

CANADA: Tilray, a global leader in medical cannabis research and production, today announced it has completed its first import of medical cannabis products into Australia under the country’s new import regulations. The products were produced at Tilray’s federally licensed, GMP-certified facility in Canada and can be dispensed to any patient with a valid prescription. “We are Read the full article…