Sproutly Signs LOI With Largest Caribbean Medical Cannabis Producer To Sell Infused Beverages And Oil

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CANADA: Sproutly Canada has entered into a letter of intent with Global Canna Labs Limited, the Caribbean’s largest medical cannabis producer, to establish a joint venture for the purpose of developing, producing, distributing, marketing and selling cannabis infused beverages, edibles and topical products derived from Sproutly’s fully licensed, APP Technology. “Partnering with Global Canna Labs on this Read the full article…

Weekend Unlimited Broadens Its Brand Portfolio, Adds Canna Candys And Canna Medibles

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CANADA: Weekend Unlimited has provided additional information in respect to its arm-length securities purchase agreement to acquire equity interests in California’s Canna Candys and Canna Medibles, adding a necessary edibles product portfolio as the Company executes on its strategy to build its flower, extracts and edibles verticals. “The acquisition of Canna Candys and Canna Medibles will Read the full article…

Sproutly Develops Cannabis And Hemp Infused Functional Beverage Portfolio

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CANADA: Sproutly Canada  has completed the development and formulation of an initial portfolio of functional beverages with its proprietary naturally water soluble cannabinoids (“Infuz2O”). The beverages combine recently licensed rights for the proprietary water soluble mineral platform (“MiST Platform”) with Infuz20. The initial portfolio consists of three separate cannabis / hemp infused beverages that provide the Read the full article…

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…

FSD Pharma Announces Launch of IBS Clinical Study

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CANADA: FSD Pharma has announced the launch of a pilot clinical study in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, by its strategic R&D partner, SciCann Therapeutics. The study is designed to test the safety and efficacy of SciCann’s proprietary “Steady Stomach” cannabidiol (CBD) combination product for the treatment of irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) patients. This study follows the previously reported efficacy Read the full article…

Canada: Far Fewer Young People Using Cannabis

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CANADA:  Cannabis use among Canadian adolescents has declined significantly in recent years, and fewer teens say that it is easy to obtain, according to data published in the journal Preventive Medicine. Investigators at the University of Waterloo in Ontario assessed teen marijuana use trends for the years 2004 to 2015. Researchers reported that adolescent use fell nearly 50 percent Read the full article…

Study: Marijuana Use Associated With Lower Diabetes Risk

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CANADA: The past use of cannabis is significantly associated with lower odds of diabetes in adults, according to data published in the journal Drug and Alcohol Review. Investigators with the University of Toronto assessed the association between cannabis use and diabetes in a nationally representative sample, while accounting for a range of potential confounders – including lifestyle behaviors, socio-demographics, Read the full article…

Alternative Health Acquires California Cannabis Distribution, Manufacturing & Cultivation Licenses

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CANADA: Alternate Health, an international leader in technology solutions for the regulated cannabis industry, announced that the Company signed an arms length  agreement on October 16, 2018, to acquire 100% of Four Twenty Inc., receiving coveted cannabis distribution, manufacturing, processing and cultivation permits as part of the agreement. Four Twenty Inc. also holds a five-year Read the full article…