Featured Cannabis News Articles

Tuesday, 20/11/18
Research and Development (R&D) expenditures are an important metric that investors look at when analyzing companies in an early-stage, nascent industry such as cannabis. R&D expenditures can be used for a variety of purposes, including product development and testing. In an evolving industry such as cannabis, a strong brand offering is a... + continue reading
Tuesday, 20/11/18
In what is becoming an interesting take on the growing cannabis industry in North America, statistics are showing that the beer industry is being impacted negatively as people switch from an alcoholic beverage to pot. No, this doesn't necessarily mean people are opting to get high instead of drunk, either. According to the Motley Fool,... + continue reading
Tuesday, 20/11/18
Investors have flooded into marijuana stocks in the hopes of finding huge returns as legalized cannabis spreads across North America. The opening of the Canadian recreational market gave those following the industry hopes to score their most impressive growth opportunity yet, and across the globe, a number of countries are... + continue reading
Tuesday, 20/11/18
Canada may have already legalized cannabis but the truth is that the cannabis market is only just beginning. Canadian legalization opened up a market estimated to be worth $5.7 billion CAD, which is expected to explode to $9.5 Billion by 2025. This figure is just a tiny piece of a global market predicted to be worth  $146.4 Billion USD... + continue reading
Tuesday, 20/11/18
The marijuana industry is absolutely firing on all cylinders this year, and investors have clearly taken notice. Our neighbor to the north, Canada, removed nine decades of recreational cannabis prohibition on Oct. 17, while two additional stateslegalized marijuana in some capacity in the U.S. during midterm elections. Beyond these major North... + continue reading
Tuesday, 20/11/18
Canada's roll out of its legal marijuana market has been a political victory for the Liberal government but with shortages of cannabis for sale at retailers — almost from day one — it has been a gift to illegal sellers. One of the aims of the legalization of recreational marijuana was to eliminate the black market in Canada. The Liberal... + continue reading

Medical Cannabis News

Tuesday, 20/11/18
B.C.'s reputation as Canada's pot capital is stuck in red tape, while Albertans next door roll freely from store to store. One month into legalization, Alberta has issued nearly 70 private retail... + continue reading

Recreational Marijuana

Tuesday, 20/11/18
JSE-listed beverages group Distell has agreed to distribute and market a cannabis-infused beer backed by RCL Foods CEO Miles Dally and Spar CEO Graham O’Connor. Distell, the producer of Nederburg... + continue reading

CannaBusiness

Tuesday, 20/11/18
Earlier this fall, Coca-Cola had reportedly stated its interest developing drinks infused with CBD, the non-psychoactive cannabinoid compound in marijuana often taken to treat conditions ranging from... + continue reading

Cannabis Technology

Thursday, 15/11/18
If you want to imagine the future of marijuana in the 2020s, picture a 3-D printer.  Maybe it's in a kiosk at your local legal recreational dispensary; maybe, if you're a particular fan of... + continue reading

Cannabis Politics

Monday, 19/11/18
The marijuana industry has delivered one milestone after another in 2018. The highlight, of course, was the legalization of recreational cannabis in Canada on Oct. 17, 2018, which ended nine... + continue reading