Aurora Cannabis Increases Cornerstone Investment in Cannabis Retailer Choom with Additional $20,000,000

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CANADA: Aurora Cannabis and Choom Holdings, an emerging adult use cannabis company that has secured one of the largest retail networks in Canada, have announced that the companies have completed a non-brokered private placement of a debenture in the principal amount of $20,000,000 in Choom by Aurora, convertible into common shares of Choom at a conversion price of $1.25 per Common Share, with a Read the full article…

PotNetwork Holdings Prepares To List On Canadian Securities Exchange

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FLORIDA: PotNetwork Holdings has announced today that it is preparing to list its common stock on the Canadian Securities Exchange operated by CNSX Markets Inc. The Company has engaged Canadian securities counsel to assist with the listing process. A CSE listing will allow the Company’s common stock to be dual listed in both U.S. and Canada. The Read the full article…

Weekend Unlimited To Acquire R&D Pharma In Jamaica

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The acquisition will strengthen the Company’s holdings with one of three Tier-3 Jamaican Licenses CANADA: Weekend Unlimited,  a lifestyle cannabis company, has entered into an arms-length binding letter of intent to add to its brand portfolio with the acquisition of R&D Pharma in Jamaica, securing one of three Tier-3 licenses available in Jamaica. R&D Pharma Highlights Read the full article…

Cura Cannabis Solutions Announces Company-Wide Minimum Wage Increase

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New Company Standard Reflects Cura’s Push to Elevate the Still Young Cannabis Industry OREGON– Cura Cannabis Solutions, one of the largest cannabis companies in the world, announces today it is raising the company-wide minimum wage to $14 per hour, effective November 1. This new company-wide standard will benefit the company’s employees in Oregon, California, Nevada and Read the full article…

Larry Reed Tours SoL Reno

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By Larry Reed, Man On Weed I was recently invited to tour the SoL facilities in Reno, NV.  The vertically integrated cannabis company is a sponsor of The 4th Annual Jack Herer Cup in Las Vegas, NV.  Named after the man who racked up hundreds of  thousands of miles crossing the country for nearly 40 years campaigning to restore Read the full article…

420MEDIA Trailblazers In Cannabis: Kim Edwards, VP Of Acacia Diversified Holdings

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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 Kim Edwards, VP of Acacia Diversified Holdings, a vertically-integrated, publicly-traded cannabis and hemp company Read the full article…

MariMed Acquires NJ-Based BSC Group Cannabis Firm

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NEW JERSEY: MariMed Inc., a multi-state cannabis organization that develops, owns and manages cannabis facilities and branded products lines, announced today that it has finalized the acquisition of BSC Group, a highly respected cannabis firm headquartered in New Jersey that over the last three years has been engaged in competitive licensing, consulting and operations management across Read the full article…

New Zealand Medicinal Cannabis Research Company Intends To List On NZX

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NEW ZEALAND: In a first for New Zealand, medicinal cannabis research company Cannasouth has announced it will make an application to list its shares on the NZX Main Board through an initial public offering (IPO) during the second calendar quarter of 2019. Based in the Waikato region, Cannasouth has received a licence from the Ministry of Read the full article…

MedMen Begins Trading On OTCQX Best Market

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CALIFORNIA: MedMen Enterprises announced that it has qualified to trade on the OTCQX Best Market by OTC Markets Group under the ticker symbol MMNFF effective today. The OTCQX market is reserved for established U.S. and global companies that meet high financial standards, provide timely news and disclosure to investors, and have a professional third-party sponsor introduction. “MedMen’s Read the full article…

Top Buying Trends In Vaporization 2018

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By Tom Buckland There has been a surge in the number of people vaping in the last few years. A study by the World Health Organization (WHO) shows that over 40 million people use electronic cigarettes. Since 2012, there has been a shift from tobacco to e-liquid. This is mainly because of the health problems Read the full article…