Sproutways to Present Top Cannabis Breeders And Market Leaders On May 18th In Aptos, CA

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CALIFORNIA:  Sproutways, a B2B platform provider for the cannabis and hemp marketplace, together with the Santa Cruz Center of Botanical Studies, will be holding the California Cannabis Summit 2019 on May 18th at the Seascape Resort in Aptos, California. Leaders in breeding and genetics, cultivation, research, and business from California’s thriving cannabis and hemp market Read the full article…

Is this Cannabis’ “Diet Coke Moment”?

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 KushyPunch releases the first cannabis infused sugar-free gummy CALIFORNIA: Award-winning SoCal cannabis brand KushyPunch releases the very first sugar-free cannabis gummy on the market, delivering a game-changing new edible option for consumers with strict dietary requirements. This new lychee sugar free THC gummy is a healthier take on their iconic and top-selling 100mg strawberry sativa gummy, Read the full article…

Innovative Industrial Properties Acquires California Property Portfolio And Enters Into Long-Term Leases With Licensed Operator

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Acquisition Represents IIP’s Second Investment in California, Expanding Footprint to 18 Properties in 11 States CALIFORNIA: Innovative Industrial Properties, Inc., the first and only real estate company on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: IIPR) focused on the regulated U.S. cannabis industry, announced today that it closed on the acquisition of a five-property portfolio in southern Read the full article…

Alternative Health To Launch Cannabis Extraction At 60,000 SqFt Licensed Facility In California

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CALIFORNIA: Alternate Health Corp., an international leader in technology solutions for the regulated cannabis industry, announced today that the Company has signed two agreements to launch operations at a state licensed 60,000 square foot cannabis extraction facility in Adelanto, California. The first agreement outlines Alternate Health’s purchase of DTS Lab Services (“DTS”), a leading cannabis extracts Read the full article…

Weekend Unlimited Concept Store To Open In California

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Retail Store Will Include Weekend Live Lounge & Event Space NEW YORK: Weekend Unlimited Inc. announces that it has secured a retail location in Long Beach, California to launch the company’s first US concept store. “It is essential to our growth plan that we establish multiple touch points for our offerings and one of those is at Read the full article…

420MEDIA Trailblazers In Cannabis: Joshua Caruso, The AmeriCanna Dream Festival

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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 profile a noteworthy business pioneer, and ask each 5 questions. This week’s featured trailblazer is Joshua Caruso,  co-organizer of The AmeriCanna Dream Festival. Tell us about your Company We are a group of Read the full article…

CNN Conference Teaches Cannabis Medicine, Endocannabinoid System; Seeks Institutional Acceptance By Medical Community

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CALIFORNIA: The Cannabis Nurses Network announced the success of its fourth Cannabis Nurses Network Conference, the only ongoing professional development and education conference in the country designed exclusively for Registered Nurses and wellness professionals to advance their understanding of cannabis medicine, the endocannabinoid system and practical applications in day-to-day patient care and practice. The National Council Read the full article…

Weedmaps Appoints New Chief Executive Officer

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Doug Francis steps aside as CEO to serve as Chairman;President Chris Beals to Assume Role as CEO CALIFORNIA: Weedmaps today announced that the Company’s Board of Directors has appointed Chris Beals as Chief Executive Officer, effective March 6, 2019. In addition to assuming day-to-day leadership of Weedmaps, Beals will serve as a member of the Company’s Read the full article…

LA Black & Brown Leaders Condemn ‘Power Play’ Undermining Social Equity & Community Reinvestment In New Cannabis Licensing

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Community Leaders Claim Rushed Move Undermines Original Criminal Justice & Community Reinvestment Intent of LA’s Cannabis Licensing Policy CALIFORNIA:  A broad cross section of community leaders spoke in front of the Los Angeles City Council Chambers on Tuesday, March 5, 2019, strongly condemning efforts to rush Phase 3 of the cannabis licensing process in the City as one Read the full article…

Alameda County California Leverages Automated Cannabis Code Enforcement Program from Adherence Compliance

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CALIFORNIA:  Adherence Compliance, a leading RegTech SaaS provider to the cannabis industry, announced the completed implementation of Alameda County’s Cannabis Code Enforcement Program. The program utilizes Adherence’s regulatory code libraries, industry operations training and automated inspection software to monitor and report on code enforcement for cannabis licensees within its jurisdiction. “The Alameda County Community Development Agency has implemented Read the full article…