Featured Cannabis News Articles

Friday, 22/03/19
Consolidation continues in the Canadian marijuana sector as key players position themselves to capitalize on long-term opportunities in the country and overseas. Smaller cannabis companies that don’t have the scale or a sustainable competitive advantage are seeking partners that share their expansion objectives, while the big marijuana... + continue reading
Friday, 22/03/19
Harvest One Cannabis Inc (CVE:HVT) (OTCMKTS:HRVOF) announced Thursday that through its wholly-owned subsidiary and cultivation arm United Greeneries Ltd, it had completed its first shipment of medical cannabis to Shoppers Drug Mart. The company’s Satipharm-branded cannabis is now available for purchase on the Shoppers Drug Mart's... + continue reading
Friday, 22/03/19
The Horizons Marijuana Life Sciences Index (TSX:HMMJ) is an Exchange Traded Fund (ETF) designed to provide investors with diversified exposure to North American publicly-listed cannabis companies. HMMJ includes 58 stocks, with Aurora Cannabis (TSX:ACB) at 11.8%, Canopy Growth Corp (TSX:WEED) at 11.0%, and Tilray Inc (NASDAQ:TLRY) at 9.1%, which... + continue reading
Friday, 22/03/19
Overdoses due to prescription drugs is the top leading cause of accidental deaths in the U.S. Over the years, prescription drugs, especially opioids, have been used, overused and abused. Unfortunately, it has moved from a crisis to a full-blown nationwide epidemic. Although certain U.S. states have taken a stricter approach regarding... + continue reading
Friday, 22/03/19
The cannabis industry has grown at a tremendous pace in the recent years due to the continuing legalization efforts seen around the world. The rapid growth of the industry has now caught the attention of Wall Street's financial institutions as well, who have begun to cover the marketplace. Investment banks such as Piper Jaffray, RBC Capitals... + continue reading
Friday, 22/03/19
From skin-care lotions to bottled water, cannabis companies are rolling out a growing array of consumer products infused with a chemical found in marijuana called cannabidiol, or CBD. The compound doesn't have the ingredient that gives marijuana users a high. Instead, CBD product makers say they promote general health and well-being. The U.S... + continue reading

Medical Cannabis News

Friday, 22/03/19
Last year was a breakthrough year for the legal cannabis industry. Having long been viewed as taboo, the passage of the Cannabis Act in June in our neighbor to the north, and the official... + continue reading

Recreational Marijuana

Friday, 22/03/19
With 10 days left until Ontarians will be allowed to purchase cannabis at one of 25 retail stores in the province, many of the license holders are struggling to get their shops ready to open on time... + continue reading

CannaBusiness

Friday, 22/03/19
The Manitoba government is opening up the retail cannabis market in seven rural communities. The province will license non-medicinal cannabis stores in Flin Flon, Niverville, Swan River,... + continue reading

Cannabis Technology

Thursday, 21/03/19
New Brunswick's largest licensed grower of marijuana has enlisted Canada's Smartest Kitchen in Charlottetown to develop a line of cannabis-infused chocolate for the edible market — due to be... + continue reading

Cannabis Politics

Friday, 22/03/19
Since legalized marijuana began to be sold throughout British Columbia last October, B.C. municipalities are still waiting to hear how much cannabis related taxation money they'll be able to use.... + continue reading