Global Cannabis Business Leaders, Scientists, Technologists & Thought Leaders Gather For CannaTech Cape Town, South Africa, November 24 – 26, 2019

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ISRAEL: As the global medical cannabis market continues to expand and increasing numbers of countries around the globe legalize its use, the renowned CannaTech Summit will take place for the first time on the African Continent in Cape Town, South Africa, November 24 – 26 at The Lookout, V&A Waterfront. With estimates that the cannabis Read the full article…

Tilray Imports Bulk Supply of Medical Cannabis Oil Into The United Kingdom

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CANADA: Tilray, a global pioneer in cannabis research, cultivation, production and distribution, today announced it has imported medical cannabis oral solutions in bulk into the United Kingdom from its Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP)-certified facility in Canada. This export allows Tilray to provide authorized U.K. patients in need with a locally maintained supply of medical cannabis Read the full article…

Ohio Board Of Pharmacy Awards Dispensary Certificate Of Operation In Youngstown

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OHIO: The State of Ohio Board of Pharmacy today awarded a Dispensary Certificate of Operation to Leaf Relief, located at 4323 Market St., Youngstown. The interactive map of Dispensaries with Certificates of Operation will be updated within the next 48 hours.

Tikum Olam Launches Tikun Hemp

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NEW YORK:  Tikun Olam, the global pioneer in cannabis science and medicine, announces the launch of Tikun Hemp™, its first hemp-based product line, available exclusively in the United States. Tikun Hemp offerings include broad-spectrum CBD tinctures, topicals and softgel capsules, all shipped directly to consumers via the Tikun Hemp website. “Tikun’s mission is in its name to “repair Read the full article…

Cresco Labs Announces Opening Of VidaCann Dispensaries In Pensacola And Jacksonville

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ILLINOIS:  Cresco Labs, one of the largest vertically integrated multi-state cannabis operators in the United States, today announced the opening of new VidaCann medical cannabis dispensaries in the cities of Pensacola and Jacksonville, Florida. With the opening of the new dispensaries, VidaCann now has 12 operating dispensaries throughout the state of Florida. Cresco Labs has entered Read the full article…

Ohio Board of Pharmacy Updated Patient & Caregiver Numbers For May 2019

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OHIO: The State of Ohio Board of Pharmacy today published updated patient & caregiver numbers for May 2019. These numbers include: 42,372 Recommendations 35,162 Registered patients with recommendations 2,677 Patients with Veteran Status 1,434 Patients with Indigent Status 385 Patients with a Terminal Diagnosis 20,074 Unique patients who purchased medical marijuana (as reported to OARRS Read the full article…

iCAN: Israel-Cannabis CEO Saul Kaye Comments on New Israeli Cannabis Initiatives

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ISRAEL: Kupat Holim Meuhedet, Israel’s third largest health maintenance organization (HMO), announced yesterday that it was opening an internal cannabis unit using a digitalized system that will allow for significantly faster medical cannabis approval for patients in need. In the framework of the new independent unit, the family doctor will transfer the request of the Meuhedet Read the full article…

Diamond CBD Online Store Sold over $1.1 Million Last Month, a 90% Increase Year-over-Year

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DiamondCBD.com Set New Record in May for Its Online Sales as Site Was Visited by over 330,000 Users in Last 7 Days FLORIDA: PotNetwork Holdings announced that it’s online store generated over $1.1 million in exclusive web-based sales in May 2019. Compared with May 2018, in which online sales totaled $569,671, May 2019’s record online revenues represent Read the full article…

Washington: WSLCB Issues Advertising Warning Requirements For All Cannabis Products

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Marijuana Producers, Processors and Retailers Bulletin No 19-02 Date: May 31, 2019 To: Industry Members From: Matt McCallum, Enforcement Advertising Coordinator Subject:Warnings required on text message advertising Text message advertising is required to follow the advertising warning requirements like any other general marijuana advertisement. WAC 314-55-155(6) states that except for outdoor advertising, all advertising must contain the following Read the full article…

Illinois Passes Transformative Adult-Use Cannabis Legalization with Sales Starting January, 2020

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ILLINOIS: Cresco Labs Inc., one of the largest vertically integrated multistate cannabis operators in the United States, today provided comments on the legalization of adult-use cannabis in its home state of Illinois. Cresco Labs CEO & Co-Founder Charlie Bachtell served on the Cannabis Legalization Subcommittee of Illinois Governor JB Pritzker’s transition team as the sole representative Read the full article…