Creso Pharma Hires Former Canopy Growth Executives

Creso Pharma has appointed two former Canopy Growth executives to the senior management team of its wholly-owned Mernova Medical Inc. in Nova Scotia, Canada. The pair are former employees of Canopy Growth Corp, the world’s largest cannabis company by market capitalization, currently capped at C$6.8 billion, having once hit the heights of C$24 billion. Mr.Continue reading “Creso Pharma Hires Former Canopy Growth Executives”

CannaFest And CBD Dinner Series Cancelled Due To Coronavirus Concerns

Regulated Solutions Group (RSG) and The Restaurant People (TRP) have agreed to postpone CannaFest, scheduled for May 2nd, as well as their CBD Dinner Series scheduled for April 2nd and 3rd, due to coronavirus concerns. In a joint statement, RSG and TRP stated – “With the uncertainty of how the virus will be impacting theContinue reading “CannaFest And CBD Dinner Series Cancelled Due To Coronavirus Concerns”

Alt Thirty Six Waive Transaction Fees For Cannabis Deliveries During Coronavirus Outbreak

Ken Ramirez, CEO of Alt Thirty Six, a Tempe, Arizona based digital payment and compliance platform designed to help the cannabis industry go cashless has released a formal statement to the cannabis industry regarding COVID-19 (Coronavirus). “In the wake of the growing public health crisis caused by the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), it’s now more importantContinue reading “Alt Thirty Six Waive Transaction Fees For Cannabis Deliveries During Coronavirus Outbreak”

U.S. House Committee Approves Medical Cannabis Bills That Would Benefit Veterans

The House Veterans’ Affairs Committee approved bipartisan bills that would increase access to state-legal medical cannabis for military veterans and expand research into the potential medical benefits of cannabis for conditions commonly diagnosed in veterans. The committee approved the Veterans Equal Access Act in a 15-11 vote and approved the VA Medicinal Cannabis Research ActContinue reading “U.S. House Committee Approves Medical Cannabis Bills That Would Benefit Veterans”

Flower One Provides An Exclusive Look of Its Nevada Cannabis Facility

Flower One, the largest cannabis cultivator, producer, and full-service brand fulfillment partner in the state of Nevada launched a new corporate video that provides an exclusive view of its production and extraction facility. Within just over seven months in operation, Flower One now cultivates approximately 150 strains of cannabis while also maintaining a diverse catalogContinue reading “Flower One Provides An Exclusive Look of Its Nevada Cannabis Facility”

Music & Cannabis – A Match Made In Boston

In response to prolific marketing restrictions imposed upon the state’s fledgling industry, Boston-based JamTown Music Co. offers exclusive partnership opportunities to qualifying cannabis retailers. Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the last 12 months, it is almost impossible not to notice the hype around the legalization of recreational marijuana in Massachusetts. Now, inContinue reading “Music & Cannabis – A Match Made In Boston”

NBA Star and Cannabis Entrepreneur Al Harrington To Speak At Cleveland School of Cannabis

On Thursday, June 18th, 2020 at The Landerhaven in Mayfield Heights, OH, the Cleveland School of Cannabis (CSC) will host its third graduation. With over 150 graduates completing the program to date, this celebration is one that highlights the accomplishments of individuals who have elected to pursue a career in the cannabis industry, it alsoContinue reading “NBA Star and Cannabis Entrepreneur Al Harrington To Speak At Cleveland School of Cannabis”

Grassroots Cannabis To Address Gender Wage Gap with ‘Close The Gap’

Grassroots Cannabis will be launching Close The Gap, a campaign to raise awareness and establish the gold standard of inclusivity and equity. Women are underrepresented within the industry, both at the corporate and dispensary levels and as patients and consumers. Grassroots is setting out to change this by addressing the Gender Wage Gap. Women areContinue reading “Grassroots Cannabis To Address Gender Wage Gap with ‘Close The Gap’”

FDA Advances Effort Related To CBD Products

Over the past year, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has embarked on a comprehensive evaluation of cannabidiol (CBD) products, with a focus on educating the public about the risks and unknowns of these products, gathering the science needed to better understand both these safety concerns and potential benefits to inform their regulatory approach, asContinue reading “FDA Advances Effort Related To CBD Products”

Cannabis Happenings By HER and FoxTale Events

World’s most popular lesbian social app to work with unique cannabis-friendly experience event creator to form one-of-a-kind event programming. HER, the world’s most popular social app for womxn and queer people, is partnering with FoxTale Events to produce cannabis-consumption friendly events for the queer community. The two organizations will work together to produce events basedContinue reading “Cannabis Happenings By HER and FoxTale Events”