Cannabis Recent News

New York Same-Day Medical Marijuana Delivery Is Now A Reality

Vireo Health (OTC: VREOF) (CSE: VREO), one of the first medical marijuana companies to be licensed in New York, announced the launch of the state’s first same-day marijuana delivery service. read more

This Multibillion-Dollar Ad Agency Is Launching A Cannabis Consultancy Firm

By Natan Ponieman, Benzinga Cannabis Staff Writer read more

Cannabis Stock Gainers And Losers From July 16, 2019

Gainers Aurora Cannabis (NYSE: ACB) shares gained 2.14%, closing at $7.16.Aphria (NYSE: APHA) shares gained 0.24%, closing at $6.30. read more

JJ O'Brien Of PAX Labs Talks Cannabis Partners, Brand Heritage, E-Cig Lessons

Pax Labs is one of the cannabis industry's longest-running brands. The vaporizer company began with dry flower and expanded to oil cartridges as market demand shifted. read more

'Canopy's CEO wasn't really fired because of lost profits — there's an interesting backstory here' -The Star Article From Monday read more

United Cannabis Announces CBD Oil Contract Worth Up To $42M

United Cannabis Corporation (OTC: CNAB) announced Tuesday that it has been contracted to supply a single customer with its hemp-derived CBD isolate oil for 100 weeks. read more

Tilt Holdings Reports $125M Convertible Note Financing

Vertically integrated infrastructure and cannabis company TILT Holdings Inc (OTC: SVVTF) (CSE: TILT) said Tuesday that it has signed a binding term sheet for a private placement of $1 read more

European Cannabis M&A: EMMAC Life Sciences Acquires Terra Verde

British medical cannabis and wellness company EMMAC Life Sciences announced Tuesday that it has acquired 100% of the Portuguese genetics and cultivation company Terra Verde. read more

Tree Trunk Brand, MedMen Introduce New Accessories Collection In California

Luxury cannabis lifestyle brand The Tree Trunk Corporation announced Tuesday the start of its new accessories collection created in partnership with a renowned cannabis retailer MedMen Enterprises Inc. read more

Tecogen Reports Sale Of Added Chillers To Marijuana Cultivation Facilities

Meet The Cannabis Extracts Company Giving Farmers 70% Profit On Trim

Sisu Extracts is one the biggest cannabis extraction companies you've probably never heard of. This lack of name recognition is not a result of failure. In the Golden State, Sisu Extracts is a powerhouse for distillates and other extracts. If you've ever used a vape pen in California, there's a high probability Sisu's oil was inside. read more

Khiron Life Sciences To Participate At Cosmoprof North America

Khiron Life Sciences Corp. (TSXV: KHRN), (OTCQB: KHRNF) announced Tuesday it will take part in Cosmoprof North America, a leading B2B beauty show in North A read more

Canopy Rivers Reports Q4 Earnings

A venture capital investment company that seeks opportunities in the cannabis industry, Canopy Rivers (TSXV: RIV) (OTC:CNPOF) released its financial report for t read more

'No Error To Correct': Why The High Court Turned Down Alpenglow Botanicals' 280E Petition

In late June, the Supreme Court declined to hear a petition concerning federal tax code 280E. read more

Cannabis Stocks Gainers and Losers From July 15, 2019

Gainers read more

California's Assembly Bill 97 Is The State's Latest Attempt To Curtail The Illicit Market

In May 2019, California significantly cut its cannabis tax revenue projections through June 2020. In just four months, state projections decreased by $223 million. read more

Cannabis Countdown: Top 10 Marijuana Stock News Stories Of The Week, July 15

This story originally appeared on read more

Cannabis Countdown: Top 10 Marijuana Industry News Stories Of The Week, July 15

This story originally appeared on read more

Flower One Holdings Appoints Kellen O'Keefe As Chief Strategy Officer

Cannabis cultivator Flower One Holdings (OTC: FLOOF) on Monday said it has appointed Kellen O’Keefe as its new Chief Strategy Officer. read more

Columbia Care Inc To Trade In US On The OTCQX Market

OTC Market Group announced Monday cannabis company Columbia Care Inc. (NEO:CCHW) (OTCQX: COLXF) will start trading on the OTCQX Best Market. read more

Sonoma County Shuts Down Illegal Cannabis Operation With 9K Plants

Sonoma County, California authorities discovered and shut down an illegal cannabis operation at on Friday that had more than 9,000 plants and a hash oil lab, according to NBC Bay Area. read more

420 Investor Alan Brochstein On Cannabis Strength, Tells Benzinga, 'The Whole Market Is Bouncing On The Organigram Reaction To Negative News.', Notes 'Organigram Sold Off After Missing On Revenue And Profitability Estimates But Reversed Very Quickly

Trulieve Elects Peter Healy To Its Board

Trulieve Cannabis Corp. (CSE:TRUL) (OTC: TCNNF) announced Monday it has appointed Peter T. Healy to its Board of Directors. read more

Harvest One Enters Premium Cannabis Supply Agreement

Harvest One Cannabis Inc. (OTCQX: HRVOF) (TSX-V: HVT) said Monday that its wholly-owned subsidiary, United Greeneries Ltd. read more

Symptoms Of U.S. State Medical Cannabis Markets Vary With Saturation Levels

By New Frontier Data staff As of the first half of this year (through June), the total number of Americans registered as patients in legal medical cannabis markets nationwide numbered 2.2 million. Just as each patient's prognosis is unique, there are some compelling characteristics to be diagnosed state by state; this is a sampling. read more

U.S. Medical Cannabis Patients

Aurora Cannabis Receives Health Canada Licenses For Outdoor Cultivation

Aurora Cannabis Inc. read more

An ETF Industry Goliath Could Enter Cannabis ETF Competition

There are three cannabis exchange traded funds trading in New York, all of which are offered by smaller players in the ETF business. Said another way, industry titans such as BlackRock Inc. (NYSE: BLK) and closely held Vanguard have not yet revealed plans for marijuana ETFs. read more

Organigram Falls Despite Q3 Revenue Growth

Cannabis company OrganiGram Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: OGI) released its third-quarter financial report Monday morning. read more

The Week Ahead In Cannabis: Earnings, CannTrust Update And More

Earnings reports, M&A deal updates and a potential update regarding CannTrust Holdings Inc (NYSE: CTST) -- Here's what scheduled to take place this week in the cannabis industry. read more

Aurora Cannabis Obtains Two Canadian Licences for Outdoor Growing Operations

The Week In Cannabis: Jay-Z Joins Caliva, Congress Holds Marijuana Hearings, CannTrust Gets Smoked, And More

Beyoncé’s husband Jay-Z entered the cannabis industry this week, announcing he’d be joining the California brand Caliva as chief brand strategist. read more

Cannabis Stock Gainers And Losers From July 12, 2019

No cannabis stocks made major gains Friday. 420 Investor Alan Brochstein attributed the weakness to stocks breaking technical support in a market where sentiment has been negatively impacted by CannTrust placing a hold on product sales. read more

Cannabis Edibles Co. Bhang Corporation Now Trading On CSE

Cannabis edible maker Bhang Corporation (CSE: BHNG) began trading on the Canadian Stock Exchange on Friday. The house of cannabis brands has an extensive portfolio of over 100 cannabis, hemp-derived cannabidiol and terpene products (which are sold through its licensees and/or by Bhang directly) products. read more

Diversity In Cannabis: Making Sure Everyone Benefits And 'Not Just A Privileged Few'

In the cannabis space, diversity is often regarded as a particularly pressing need as a result of the adverse effect of the War on Drugs. The hurdles are numerous and include the country's private prison system and a lack of capital, according to industry contacts Benzinga spoke with. read more

Tilray's Medical Cannabis Oil Reaches Ireland

On Thursday, Tilray Inc (NASDAQ: TLRY) announced its GMP-certified medical cannabis oral solution has reached Ireland. read more

A Technical Breakdown In Cannabis Stocks

Cannabis stocks are taking a pounding on Friday, and have mostly been under pressure for the past month or so. For most of the past year, cannabis stocks have enjoyed strong positive momentum and favorable technical trends, but recent weakness has done significant damage to the near-term technical picture of some popular cannabis plays. read more

Cannabis Real Estate Firm BANGI Receives Michigan Hemp Production License

Cannabis-oriented real estate firm BANGI, Inc (OTC: BNGI) announced Friday that it's one of the first companies to be issued an industrial hemp production license in the state of Michigan. read more

New Age Beverages Closes Brands Within Reach Acquisition

New Age Beverages Corporation (NASDAQ: NBEV) on Friday confirmed the closing of read more

Cramer Talks 'Unrealistic Expectations' Among Cannabis Investors

Cannabis stocks flew higher in reaction to the legalization of recreational weed in Canada and the legalization of hemp in the U.S. as part of the 2018 Farm Bill. read more

420 Investor's Alan Brochstein Tells Benzinga Weakness In Cannabis Names Tied To 'Breaking technical support in a market where sentiment has been impacted negatively by CannTrust issues as well as the firing of CGC co-CEO Linton'

Mysteriously Planted Cannabis Discovered On Vermont State House Grounds

Earlier this week, authorities in Montpelier, Vermont, got a call about a visitor’s discovery of various cannabis plants among the flower beds around the Vermont State House. read more

Cannabis One Holdings To Acquire Green Lady, Expand To Pacific Northwest

Cannabis One Holdings Inc (OTC: CAAOF)(CSE:CBIS) announced Friday it will aqurie Green Layde IP Inc. read more

CannTrust Plummets Again After Voluntarily Halting Sales

CannTrust Holdings Inc. (NYSE: CTST) shares have taken another big hit after the company announced late Thursday that it's going to hold off all of its read more

Supreme Cannabis Closes Acquisition Of Blissco Cannabis

Supreme Cannabis Company Inc (OTC: SPRWF) announced that the Supreme Court of British Columbia has released a final order approving previously announced agreement to acquire Blissco Cannabi read more

CannTrust Shares Down 13% Premarket Following Late Thurs. News The Co. Has Put A Voluntarily Hold On Product Sales, Formed Special Committee

CannTrust Holdings Inc. ((", CannTrust", or the ", Company", , TSX:TRST, NYSE:CTST) has announced it has implemented a voluntary hold on sale and shipment of all cannabis products as a precaution while read more

The Main Hurdles For Cannabis Companies, State By State

By Allison Margolin and Ashley Browder of Margolin & Lawrence. As the cannabis industry evolves nationwide, certain factors continue to play a significant role in the success or hindrance of cannabis’ industries by state.  read more

Cannabis Stock Gainers And Losers From July 11, 2019

Gainers GW Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ: GWPH) shares gained 1.12%, closing at $174.63. read more

Avicanna Gets Conditional Approval To List On Toronto Stock Exchange Senior Board As R&D Issuer

Canadian company Avicanna, a cannabinoid-based products developer, announced Wednesday afternoon it has gained a receipt for its final prospectus filed in connection with its completed special warrant offering for gross proceeds of around C read more

Tech Stocks To Watch Closely

Technology is a sector that houses some of the biggest investment opportunities ever seen. read more

Headset, Marijuana Business Daily Announce Data Partnership

Cannabis data analytics company Headset and Marijuana Business Daily have announced a data partnership. The deal will allow MJBizDaily's journalists, editors, researchers and analysts to get access to real-time retail-derived data from the U.S. and Canada's cannabis industry. read more

United Cannabis Corp Names Clifton Lamberth As Chief Marketing Officer

United Cannabis Corporation (OTCBB: CNAB) announced Thursday that Clifton Lamberth has become the company’s new Chief Marketing Officer. read more

A Cannabis ETF Adds Exposure To Multi-State Operators

The AdvisorShares Pure Cannabis ETF (NYSE: YOLO), the first actively managed cannabis exchange traded fund in the United States, is adding exposure to companies known as multi-state operators. read more

Hemp-Focused Jushi Holdings Is Acquiring Dalitso Assets

Earlier this week, cannabis and hemp-focused company Jushi Holdings announced it has entered into an agreement to acquire Dalitso LLC, one of the five conditionally licensed cannabis business in the state of Virginia. read more

The State Of Cannabis Funding: 'You Cannot Just Go Down To Your Local Bank'

Cannabis is illegal on a federal level, and that makes securing funding difficult, to say the least. That said, some avenues have begun to open; while it remains a challenge, the cannabis industry is starting to find routes to secure legitimate funding. read more

More Growth, Consolidation, And M&A Expected For Hemp Industry In 2019

By William Sumner, Hemp Business Journal Contributor read more

EFSA's CBD Novel Food Classification

By Bill Griffin The emerging European cannabidiol (CBD) market has been thrown into disarray since January 2019 over a change to CBD's classification by the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA). read more

Hexo To Transfer Listing From NYSE American To NYSE

HEXO Corp (NYSE:HEXO) (TSX:HEXO) announced Thursday it has gained approval from the New York Stock Exchange to transfer the listing of its common shares to NYSE from NYSE American LLC. read more

Cronos Group Will Acquire GMP Compliant Fermentation, Manufacturing Facility

Cronos Group (NASDAQ: CRON) (TSX:CRON) announced Thursday it entered into an agreement to acquire GMP compliant fermentation and manufacturin read more

iAnthus Subsidiary CBD For Life Strikes Dillard's Partnership

New Jersey-headquartered CBD For Life announced Thursday further expansion of its retail presence through a partnership with Dillard’s Inc (NYSE: read more

Flowhub's Kyle Sherman Discusses Ending 'Jack Of All Trades, Master Of None' Approach To Cannabis

The tool stack is a subject discussed in numerous industries. Cannabis is no exception, and some believe that existing software solutions fall short. read more

Cronos Group Enters Agreement To 84,000 Sq. Ft. Acquire Fermentation And Manufacturing Facility

CBD Biotech Company Demetrix Raises $50M In Series A Funding Round

Cannabinoid-focused biotechnology company Demetrix announced Thursday it secured $50 million in a Series A funding round led by Tuatara Capital. Another investor is Horizons Ventures, which previously led Demetrix's $11 million Series Seed round. read more

Aleafia Health Reports Has Been Added To The Cannabis ETF

Abacus Health Products Reports Received Purchase Orders From CVS To Carry 2 Of Its new CBDMEDIC Dermatology Products For Eczema, Itch & Rash

Abacus Health Products ("Abacus" or the "Company") (CSE:ABCS) today announced new retail purchase orders for its line of CBDMEDIC™ products, which are sold to consumers via retail chains and the read more

Green Growth Brands Reports Deal With American Eagle Outfitters To Sell CBD-Infused Personal Care Products

Green Growth Brands, American Eagle Agree On CBD Product Distribution Deal

Green Growth Brands Inc (OTC: GGBXF) and American Eagle Outfitters (NYSE: AEO) have entered into a deal to distribute CBD-infused personal care products. read more

Here's What Legalization Advocates Have To Say About The US Congress Hearing On Cannabis Reform

On Wednesday, U.S. Congress held a landmark hearing regarding cannabis legalization and the need to reform. Despite a lot of effort to legalize cannabis, the hearing highlighted that progress is still moving slow, at least on a federal level. read more

Cannabis Stock Gainers And Losers From July 10, 2019

Gainers Aurora Cannabis (NYSE: ACB) shares increased by 0.68% to close at $7.39.Greenlane Holdings (NASDAQ: GNLN) shares gained 0.37%, closing at $8.11. read more

Spectrum Therapeutics Announces Canadian Mental Health Association Partnership

The medical division of Canopy Growth Corp (NYSE: CGC), Spectrum Therapeutics announced Wednesday that it's collaborating with the Canadian Mental Health Association's "Not Myself Today" workplace mental health program. read more

Former Home Depot CEO Joins GrowGeneration As A Strategic Advisor

Bob Nardelli has been appointed as a strategic advisor for the Colorado-based retail hydroponic and organic gardening brand GrowGeneration Corp. (OTCQX: GRWG read more

From Coffee To Cannabis: Colombian Legislators To Move For Adult-Use Legalization

This is the first of a two-part series on the history of Colombia and its route to cannabis legalization. Colombia is in an extraordinary position. read more

Curaleaf Names New President, Senior VP Of Compliance

Curaleaf Holdings, Inc. (CSE:CURA) (OTCQX: CURLF) on Wednesday announced two new appointments in executive positions. Both appointments are effective June 24. read more

Cannabis Company Revolution Enterprises Names Tony Hunter As New Chairman

Illinois-based Revolution Enterprises announced Wednesday the new chairman of the company’s board of directors will be Tony Hunter. Hunter is known for his expertise in the media world, as he worked for Chicago Tribune Company for 20 years, including eight years spent as Publisher of the Chicago Tribune. read more

Organigram, Lift & Co. Collaborate On Educational Program

Canada’s first branded cannabis oriented educational program is on its way, thanks to a newly announced collaboration between Organigram Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: read more

MedMen Enterprises Gets $30M Support From Gotham Green Partners

Cannabis retailer MedMen Enterprises (OTCQX: MMNFF)(CSE:MMEN) announced Wednesday it gained an additional equity commitment from Gotham Green Partners in the amount of $30 mi read more

Exclusive: Hemptown Organics To Acquire Oregon-Based Kirkman Group

Hemptown Organics Corp will acquire all assets of Lake Oswego, Oregon-based Kirkman Group, Benzinga has learned. A formal announcement is expected later today. What To Know The acquisition includes production equipment, formulation, proprietary IP, sales channels and fulfillment centers, as well as the management team. read more

Hawaii Becomes 26th US State With Decriminalized Cannabis

On Tuesday, a new bill became a law in Hawaii that decriminalized marijuana. Even though the state still has not legalized it, the move is seen as an improvement. read more

'Hawaii decriminalizes marijuana' -The Hill read more

UPDATE: Can-Fite Says Supreme Court Granted Motion On Temporary Basis Pending Any Other Decision, Co. Says Will Vigorously Defend Itself

Cannabis Movers

Sign up for our secret cannabis newsletter!
Never miss out on the breaking news in the Cannabis Industry!
Cannabis Connect
Send tips to: