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Andrew Ward

Benzinga Staff Writer

June 27, 2022 4:23 PM
Depending on how you perceive the past few months, Texas may be heading towards a minor liberal reform, or the conservatives could be doubling down on ...
June 23, 2022 7:31 AM
This article was originally published in December 2020. Cannabis regulations vary by state, with license caps serving as one of the more glaring dif ...
June 21, 2022 10:50 AM
Brands will likely get in on the action if a holiday or point of remembrance is coming up. Corporate holiday endeavors often focus on profit, not the ...
June 16, 2022 9:26 AM
In the days leading up to the recent bear market entry, cannabis insiders provided Benzinga with varied opinions regarding the impact of inflatio ...
May 31, 2022 1:33 PM
The cannabis and LGBTQ rights movements have been connected from the beginning, as they mutually supported reform throughout the decades. &q ...
May 20, 2022 8:54 AM
Cannabis-infused edibles are a booming market. The near-endless array of cannabinoid-rich foods and beverages are coupled with positive sales figures, ...
May 19, 2022 2:09 PM
This article by Andrew Ward was originally published on The Fresh Toast and appears here with permission. Some dads turn to cannabis to get the b ...
May 06, 2022 8:26 AM
Several states that have recently or soon intend to roll out their adult-use cannabis marketplaces hope progressive equity licensing measures pay ...
May 05, 2022 11:38 AM
In a Benzinga exclusive, Boston-based beverage producer The Drinkable Company is announcing it has made a private investment in water-solubl ...
April 27, 2022 3:30 PM
On Tuesday, President Joe Biden announced pardons and commutations for 78 individuals with criminal records. The bulk of the clemency order focused on ...
April 26, 2022 11:12 AM
Verano Holdings Corp (OTC: VRNOF) CIO Aaron Miles tells Benzinga that he and the Chicago-based MSO have been able to grow in the often tumultuous cann ...
April 22, 2022 8:04 AM
Harvest Direct, a cannabis biotech and IP company founded in Seattle, officially added Andrew and Steve DeAngelo to the company's advisory board. ...
April 16, 2022 9:10 AM
It's no secret that cannabis' high holiday, 4/20, is a sales driver. Data provided by firms and various market leaders helps break down the ma ...
April 06, 2022 9:00 AM
Weedmaps WM Technology Inc (NASDAQ: MAPS) and hip hop star Killer Mike announced the launch of their new media project Tumbleweeds. The show will foll ...
March 30, 2022 11:32 AM
Consolidation of the cannabis industry is inevitable as the market matures. Heading into 2022, numerous forecasts predicted another flurry of M&A ...
March 25, 2022 10:58 AM
Cannabis operators with connections to the metaverse tell Benzinga that web3 should offer cannabis more opportunities than current online offerings. F ...
March 22, 2022 12:54 PM
Michael Cuellari is living his dream profession. It just so happens that dream involves punching people and occasionally being bashed with a steel cha ...
February 28, 2022 8:53 AM
Several Indigenous hemp and marijuana operators tell Benzinga that a growing opportunity exists, but investing and scalability hurdles persist in seve ...
February 18, 2022 9:59 AM
As the cannabis market matures and comes online, sources tell Benzinga that equity and inclusion continue to lag and that industry efforts made in rec ...
February 14, 2022 9:37 AM
Despite projections pointing towards short-term capital market struggles fueled by stalled reform, most in the cannabis industry remain optimistic tha ...
February 11, 2022 8:36 AM
OrganiGram Holdings Inc (NASDAQ: OGI) (TSE: OGI) CEO Beena Goldenberg recently spoke with Benzinga to discuss the company's ongoing growth and Q2 ...
January 31, 2022 1:48 PM
Indigenous cannabis ventures have grown in incremental prominence since the Squaxin Island tribe opened the first tribal retail location in the U.S., ...
January 24, 2022 11:15 AM
As many Americans begin their return to office life, how cannabis fits into the equation again comes to a head. The same can be said for companies wor ...
January 13, 2022 11:18 AM
Cannabis experienced a bit of a setback in 2021, with sales dipping in many major U.S. markets compared to the staggering results of the year prior, s ...
January 10, 2022 9:43 AM
The U.S. cannabis market continues to boom to little surprise, but some experts caution that growth may decline in 2022. With U.S. sales topping $37.4 ...
January 04, 2022 8:11 AM
Cannabis' possible effects on young people will continue to be of the utmost concern as the legal marketplace takes shape. Throughout 2021,&n ...
December 31, 2021 1:09 PM
The holiday shopping season is always a busy time for consumers and brands alike.  Holiday shopping looks strong across the board in 2021. Manage ...
December 23, 2021 9:13 AM
Cannabis reform is heating up across the nation. With it comes a booming multinational market, including a projected $102 billion in sales by 2026, ac ...
December 07, 2021 4:23 PM
The holiday season is underway and so too are sales. The cannabis industry is no exception, with December sales expected to be strong once again. Data ...
December 03, 2021 9:11 AM
Overall, the cannabis industry has much to be optimistic about as 2022 approaches. The U.S. industry, in particular, should be enthusia ...