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Have a Heart Acquires Leading Cannabis Brokerage Company

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Cannabis retailer inks deal with CannaMLS, garnering insight into deal flow across the industry WASHINGTON: Cannabis retailer Have a Heart today announced its acquisition of CannaMLS, a leading cannabis brokerage company, for an undisclosed amount. The deal comes at a time when acquisitions are sweeping the cannabis sector, as increasing legalization draws the attention of big business. “The cannabis Read the full article…

Have A Heart Makes Its Debut In Iowa With Two New Medical Cannabis Dispensaries

Have A Heart Expands To Iowa

Cannabis retailer arrives in the quad city with grand openings in Council Bluffs and Davenport IOWA: This weekend, Have a Heart celebrates the grand openings of its first stores in Iowa. The company will bring its deep expertise in the medical cannabis industry to the Council Bluffs and Davenport communities. “We started as a medical dispensary many Read the full article…

Have A Heart Opens First Cannabis Dispensary In Oregon

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OREGON: Have a Heart opened the doors of its first store in Oregon. The Salem location will bring 20 jobs to Willamette Valley, in addition to the company’s knowledgeable, friendly staff and vast menu of lab-tested and locally-sourced flower, pre-rolls, concentrate, edibles, and topical cannabis products. Have a Heart’s Chief Executive Officer Ryan Kunkel and Chief Operations Read the full article…

MedMen to Open Marquee Store in Downtown Las Vegas

MedMen comes to downtown Las Vegas

CALIFORNIA: MedMen  will open its marquee location in the heart of Downtown Las Vegas. According to a company press release, MedMen will assume ownership and licensed operation of the New Amsterdam dispensary located at 823 3rd Street. The store will be remodeled and rebranded with MedMen’s signature design. A grand reopening is planned for mid-July. Internationally renowned as a major resort 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…

High Park Farms Receives Cannabis Cultivation License From Health Canada

High Park Farms will begin cultivating cannabis plants in its greenhouse next week.

CANADA:  High Park Farms announced that it has received a federal license from Health Canada to cultivate cannabis under the Access to Cannabis for Medical Purposes Regulations (ACMPR). The High Park Farms facility, which is anticipated to represent an investment of up to $30 million, features 13 acres of greenhouse on 100 acres of property in Read the full article…

Craft Distillery Celebrates 4/20 With Legal Cannabis-Infused Vodka Cocktail

The Hemp Highball is made with Humboldt's Finest cannabis infused vodka

CALIFORNIA: Humboldt Distillery is planning to celebrate 4/20 with cocktails using their cannabis-infused vodka Humboldt’s Finest.  Their award-winning infused vodka is available in a growing number of markets across the country including Arizona, California, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Michigan, Mississippi, New Mexico, Texas and Wisconsin. “Humboldt’s Finest is infused with a legal food-grade hemp, without any detectable THC, so it’s legal Read the full article…

85% Of U.S. Doctors Suspect Their Patients Abuse Opioids

Docs avoid recommending pot for opioid addiction

Survey shows 77% list medical marijuana as least preferred alternative MASSACHUSETTS:  The opioid epidemic causes more than 100 overdoses daily in America and fewer than 1 in 5 treating physicians approve of the government’s handling of the crisis. These findings are from a new survey of 501 physicians conducted by InCrowd and McLean Hospital. “The 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…

Financial Valuations Of Businesses That Sell Marijuana And Financial Fraud Investigations Highlight AICPA’s 2017 Forensic and Valuation Services Conference

Marijuana is big business

NEVADA: Discover insights on everything from how forensic accountants ferret-out financial fraud to how valuation professionals decipher the value of high-profile celebrity estates at the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) Forensic and Valuation Services Conference. When and Where: Nov. 13-15, 2017, at Caesars Palace, Las Vegas (Online access available) Experts pull back the curtain to provide insights on topics Read the full article…