Yom Chai Forms Strategic Partnership With Israeli Research and Development Company Kaneh-B

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Partnership Will Conduct Scientific Clinical Trials On ADHD; Distribute Approved European Dermal Products ISRAEL:  Yom Chai has entered into a strategic partnership with Kaneh-B to co-found the development and clinical validation of a range of cannabis based ADHD products. Yom Chai’s objective is to conduct scientific trials in Israel utilizing various Cannabinoid and Terpene profiles with the goal of Read the full article…

MedMen Acquires Illinois Dispensary Seven Point; Continues US Expansion

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CALIFORNIA:  MedMen Enterprises announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Seven Point, a licensed medical cannabis dispensary located in the historic Chicago suburb of Oak Park, Illinois. Illinois is one of the fastest growing medical marijuana markets in the country. Since the beginning of the year the number of qualifying patients increased 41 percent Read the full article…

MedMen Acquires Monarch Wellness; Expands Reach Into Arizona Medical Marijuana Market

MedMen Acquires Monarch Wellness

CALIFORNIA: MedMen Enterprises  announced that it has signed a definitive agreement with WhiteStar Solutions to acquire control of Monarch, a Scottsdale, Arizona-based licensed medical cannabis license holder with dispensary, cultivation and processing operations through the acquisition of Omaha Management Services, LLC. In addition, MedMen will acquire from WhiteStar their exclusive co-manufacturing and licensing agreements with Kiva, Mirth Read the full article…

DACO Conference To Introduce Cannabis Opportunities To Marginalized Communities

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PENNSYLVANIA: The Diasporic Alliance for Cannabis Opportunities (DACO) will host the 2018 Cannabis Opportunities Conference on the theme Seeking Higher Ground and Equity in the Industry at the Temple University Medical Center in Philadelphia, PA on October 19-20, 2018. The purpose of the conference will be to demystify the profession and culture of the cannabis Read the full article…

420MEDIA Trailblazers In Cannabis: Keiko Beatie

Keiko Beatie, who has been a practitioner of Ayurvedic, Chinese and Holistic Medicine since the 1970's.

Digital marketing agency 420MEDIA and the Marijuana Business Association (MJBA) have joined forces to create a series highlighting entrepreneurs trailblazing the cannabis scene. Each week, we’ll profile a noteworthy business pioneer, and ask each 5 questions. This week’s featured trailblazer is Keiko Beatie, Director of Education for Coral Cove Cannabis Jamaica.  A practitioner of Ayurvedic, Chinese Read the full article…

OLCC Marks To Address MMJ Regulatory Changes At ICBC

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OREGON: Oregon Liquor Control Commission Executive Director Steve Marks will provide an overview of the agency’s medical marijuana tracking program and an outlook on the steps the agency is taking to balance its regulatory responsibilities while accommodating the needs of medical marijuana patients in a keynote address at the International Cannabis and Business Conference. The OLCC began Read the full article…

The Industries Most Impacted By The Legalization Of Cannabis

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By Trevor McDonald For an industry that’s still relatively new, we’ve seen some amazing success stories come directly from cannabis sales. In states like Colorado, marijuana is surpassing alcohol in tax revenue, which helps funnel funding to schools and other important programs. But legalized marijuana also has a broader impact. Its effects can be felt Read the full article…

Hollyweed North Cannabis To Acquire Women Grow

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CANADA: Renee Gagnon, Founder and CEO of HollyWeed North Cannabis announced that the company has signed a letter of intent dated September 10, 2018, to acquire Women Grow, a global company that provides connections, education and empowerment for aspiring and current cannabis entrepreneurs and business executives. Founded in 2014 in Denver, Women Grow has had over Read the full article…

NutraRisk Expands Cannabis Program For Recreational And Medicinal Operations

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CALIFORNIA: NutraRisk, a division of Worldwide Facilities, announces that it is expanding its offering to include an exclusive cannabis program, providing General and Product Liability for medicinal and recreational operations. NutraRisk can also place risks, in the eight states where recreational cannabis is legal, in another new and expanded Recreational Cannabis Program. In addition to Read the full article…

420MEDIA Trailblazers In Cannabis: Sproutly Canada CEO Keith Dolo

Sproutly Canada President and CEO Keith Dolo

Digital marketing agency 420MEDIA and the Marijuana Business Association (MJBA) have joined forces to create a series highlighting entrepreneurs trailblazing the cannabis scene. Each week, we’ll profile a noteworthy business pioneer, and ask each 5 questions. This week’s featured trailblazer is Keith Dolo, President and CEO of Sproutly Canada. 1. Tell us about your Company Sproutly is a Read the full article…