North American Cannabis Announces National Rollout of AmeriCanna Cafes

cannabis cafe

TEXAS: North American Cannabis Holdings thinks its cannabis-themed cafes could be the next big thing in fast food.  The company today announced its $2 million AmeriCanna Cafe 12-month revenue rollout plan targeting multi-brand quick-serve restaurant operators. In a first step toward developing a cannabis themed restaurant for the health conscious consumer, North American Cannabis Holdings last year acquired a fitness Read the full article…

The Wink in Weed: The Sock Puppet of Pot

“We lose a little on every sale, but make it up in volume

By David Rheins “We lose a little on every sale, but make it up in volume.” The famous failed business strategy harkens back to the heady dot.com days when star-struck venture capitalists backed wild-eyed technologists at crazy valuations, betting on low-revenue/no-revenue ventures to capture valuable “market share” in the emerging digital economy. Back then the Read the full article…

First License For Concentrated Cannabis Manufacturing in California Granted

Landrace Ventures

CALIFORNIA: In a unanimous vote, the Richmond City, California Council awarded the first license for the legal manufacture of concentrated cannabis in California to Indigo Therapeutics, a legal cannabis company owned by Landrace Venture Fund. The license allows Indigo to begin producing cannabis concentrates immediately in quantities that make the company the state’s largest manufacturer of concentrates. “We’re Read the full article…

Two Rivers Water and Farming Company Subsidiary Receives Court Order for Eviction of Suncanna

GrowCo Partners 1, LLC ("GCP1") received a court ordered Writ of Restitution from the Pueblo County, Colorado District Court.

COLORADO: GrowCo, a majority owned subsidiary of Two Rivers Water and Farming Company, has announced that on July 22, 2016 it received a court ordered Writ of Restitution from the Pueblo County, Colorado District Court. By September 6, 2016 at 12:00 P.M. MDT, Suncanna must vacate the marijuana-focused greenhouse owned by GCP1. If, by this time, Suncanna Read the full article…

Freedom Leaf, Inc. Books $500,000USD, International License Expansion Moves Forward

David Rheins interviews Freedom Leaf CEO Cliff Perry

NEVADA: Freedom Leaf, the successful publishing and licensing company behind the legal cannabis industry, has quickly reached important revenue-driving milestones in Spain and The Netherlands in its international branding effort. The advocacy media company has drawn interest from overseas licensees seeking access to its brand, its editorial content, ability to put on events, along with premium products Read the full article…

Golden Leaf Holdings Announces Q2 2016 and June 2016 Preliminary Results For Oregon And Washington State Brands

Preliminary results show that GLH generated US$3,011,000 in estimated and unaudited revenue for Q2 2016 as compared to unaudited revenue of US$2,476,688 for Q1 2016, representing a quarter over quarter increase of 21.5%.

OREGON: Golden Leaf Holdings Ltd. (“GLH” or the “Company”) (CSE: GLH), a leading cannabis oil solutions company built around recognized brands, today announced preliminary revenue results for Q2 2016 and June 2016 for the respective brands of the company in Oregon and strategic partner BMF Washington. GLH Oregon Revenue Overview Preliminary results show that GLH generated US$3,011,000 Read the full article…

Las Vegas Places Bets on Legal Cannabis

Vegas bets on legal weed

NEVADA: Cannabis has always received the short end of the joint. Thanks to lobbyists and questionable government decisions over the years, the plant has been classified as a Schedule 1 drug, like heroin, ecstasy, and LSD. But the situation is slowly changing, state by state. The plant has already been legalized in Alaska, Colorado, Oregon, Read the full article…

Imperious Hosts Cannabis Business Expo At Tacoma Dome July 20-21

Imperious Expo + Directory Tacoma Dome Exhibition Hall on July 20th and 21st, 2016.

WASHINGTON: Imperious Expo + Directory will be hosting the Cannabis Business Expo at the Tacoma Dome Exhibition Hall on July 20th and 21st, 2016. The show will spotlight the medical and industrial cannabis industry. Targeting the business sector, with a primary goal of connecting business to business (B2B), not business to consumer (B2C), event organizers hope Read the full article…

Freedom Leaf Inc. Develops Incubator /Accelerator For Cannabis Sector Startups

Freedom Leaf founder Clifford Perry at CWCBExpo in NY.

NEVADA: Freedom Leaf, Inc.  a budding publishing & multimedia company in the rapidly growing medical/recreational Marijuana & Industrial Hemp industry has set up a financial services division that will include an Incubator/Accelerator to assist companies in the legal Cannabis/Hemp Industry. It will not only work at incubating new companies but it will also seek companies to Read the full article…

The Clinch On Cannabis: Immature Industries Eventually Grow-Up

There are many academic sources available, but what differentiates this report from others is that this author is able to combine economic rigor with direct industry experience.

By Beau Whitney, Whitney Economics The cannabis industry is still taking shape. Legislative and regulatory policies can have a profound impact on the direction the movement takes. There are many academic sources available, but what differentiates this report from others is that this author is able to combine economic rigor with direct industry experience.  The author Read the full article…