Listen To The OLCC September 2019 Commission Meeting


The September 2019 Commission meeting audio is now available from the Oregon Liquor Control Commission.  September Commission Meeting   All Commission Meetings  

Sproutly Announces Expansion With New Manufacturing Facility In Ontario

Sproutly Canada

CANADA:  Sproutly Canada, announced an expansion of its operations with a new manufacturing facility in close proximity to the Toronto Herbal Remedies Inc production facility in Scarborough, Ontario. The additional property allows the Company to continue to centralize operations in the Greater Toronto Area, as well as providing manufacturing capabilities for it’s proprietary reagents, a key Read the full article…

CannTrust Discloses Notice Of Licence Suspension


CANADA: CannTrust Holdings has announced that it received late this morning a Notice of Licence Suspension under section 64(1) of the Cannabis Act. The Notice cites the Company’s previous non-compliance with certain requirements of the Cannabis Act and the regulation made thereunder in respect of the matters that the Company has been discussing with Health Canada. The Notice states Read the full article…

TerrAscend Completes Acquisition Of Ilera Healthcare


Expands licensed cannabis footprint to four U.S. states, in addition to global reach into Canada and Europe CANADA: TerrAscend, the first and only global cannabis company licensed for sales in Canada, the US, and the EU, announced it has closed on its previously announced acquisition of Pennsylvania-based Ilera Healthcare, one of five permitted vertically-integrated cannabis Read the full article…

OLCC Provides Guidance To Recreational Marijuana Licensees On Vaping Illness Outbreak


OREGON: The Oregon Liquor Control Commission provided its recreational marijuana licensees with guidance regarding the inventory and sale of marijuana products that public health officials are scrutinizing in their investigation of the national vaping related respiratory illness outbreak. In a letter to licensees Executive Director Steve Marks asked processors and retailers to take a series Read the full article…

Tilray And Privateer Sign Definitive Agreement To Extend Lock-up And Provide For Orderly Distribution Of 75 Million Tilray Shares Held By Privateer


CANADA: Tilray, a global leader in cannabis research, cultivation, production, and distribution, today announced that it has signed a definitive merger agreement with its largest stockholder Privateer Holdings, Inc. for a transaction that will extend the lock-up on and provide for the issuance of up to 75 million Tilray shares to Privateer’s equity holders (and the Read the full article…

Ohio Board Of Pharmacy Awards Dispensary Certificates Of Operation in Cincinnati, Maumee & Carroll


OHIO:  The State of Ohio Board of Pharmacy today awarded Dispensary Certificates of Operation to the following entities: Verilife, located at 5431 Ridge Ave., Cincinnati; Bloom Medicinals, LLC, located at 1238 Conant St., Maumee; and Ohio Provisions, located at 3560 Dolson Ct., Carroll. The interactive map of Dispensaries with Certificates of Operation will be updated within the next Read the full article…

Colorado’s MedPharm Clears Significant DEA Hurdle For Federal Cannabis Research License

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COLORADO: MedPharm Research, the leader in cannabis research and formulation development, was notified by the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) that it had been selected to move forward as one of the first applicants to be granted a license to grow federally legal cannabis under the terms of a new policy statement issued today in the Federal Read the full article…

WSLCB Issues Marijuana Packaging & Labeling: Rules And Process Update


Washington State Liquor and Cannabis Board sent this bulletin at 08/26/2019 09:45 AM PDT Dear Stakeholders: As you may know, we have been working on revisions to marijuana packaging and labeling rules. We filed a CR-101 on May 29, 2019, to consider two rule making petitions, further discuss the addition of board interim polices 05-2018, Read the full article…

Cresco Labs Announces Increased Profitability In Q2 2019 With Revenue Growth Of 253% Year-Over-Year and 42% Quarter-Over-Quarter

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ILLINOIS: Cresco Labs, one of the largest vertically integrated multi-state cannabis operators in the United States, today released its unaudited financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2019. All financial information presented in this release is in U.S. dollars, unless otherwise noted. Second Quarter 2019 Highlights and Subsequent Events Revenue Second quarter revenue of $29.9 Read the full article…