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Colorado Wholesale Cannabis Price-Per-Pound Has Dropped 25 percent

The wholesale cost of Colorado’s legal cannabis per pound has dropped 25 percent over the last year, according to state […]


Legal and Illegal North American Cannabis Sales Outpace Starbucks, McDonald’s in 2016

Total combined sales for legal and illegal cannabis sales in North America reached $53.3 billion last year, more than Starbucks […]

Cresa Pharma Nets EU Approval to Sell CBD Pet Products

Creso Pharma, publicly traded on the Australian Securities Exchange, has received registration from the European Union – the first – […]

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Minnesota Medical Solutions Employees Ratify New Union Contract

Minnesota Medical Solutions employees, represented by the United Food and Commercial Workers Union Local 1189, have ratified a new three-year […]

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Report: North American Cannabis Industry Could Experience 33% Annual Growth through 2021

According to a Market Research Future report, the North American cannabis market could grow at a compound annual growth rate […]

Cannabis Industry Already Driving Industrial Lease Prices in Maine

The not-yet-legal cannabis industry is already driving up lease prices for industrial spaces that could be used for cultivation when […]

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‘Cannabis Keurig’ Readying for April Launch

Massachusetts-based CannaKorp closed a $4.1 million Series A round of funding bringing it closer to launching its ‘cannabis Keurig’ – […]


MedMen Acquires NY MMJ Licensee Bloomfield Industries

MedMen, a California-based cannabis consulting and management firm, is acquiring New York licensed producer Bloomfield Industries, according to a Politico […]


Mettrum Acquires Network of Cannabis Clinics in Ontario, Canada

Licensed Canadian medical cannabis producer Mettrum Health Corp. has announced the acquisition of Bodystream – a network of 14 cannabis […]


Vireo Health First NY Company Approved for MMJ Delivery

New York’s Vireo Health has received approval from the state Department of Health to launch a medical cannabis home delivery […]


CannaRoyalty to Acquire Stake in Canadian Cannabis Testing Lab

Canadian cannabis investment firm CannaRoyalty Corp. has signed a letter of intent to acquire a 20 percent equity interest in […]


Florida Cannabis Licensing Case Heads Back to Administrative Judge Critical of Health Department Process

A cannabis licensing case is headed back to a Florida administrative law judge after the companies could not come to […]

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Report: Cannabis Funding Up in Q4’16; Down 9% Overall

According to a CB Insights analysis, 2016 was a mixed bag for cannabis-related startups as funding and deal flow fell […]


Oregon’s Cannabis Testing Rules Causing Product Shortages

Oregon’s more stringent cannabis product testing rules have caused supply disruptions and, according to dispensary owners, have forced a 40 […]


Alaska Collects First Cannabis Taxes

Alaska’s legal cannabis market earned $750,851.59 from Oct 29., the day the first store opened, to Dec. 9, according to […]

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Unregulated Cannabis is California’s Most Lucrative Agricultural Crop

Cannabis is likely California’s top agricultural crop, besting milk, almonds, grapes, cattle, and lettuce, with an estimated value of $23.3 […]


Legal Cannabis Market is Outpacing 2000’s Dot-Com Boom

Legal cannabis sales in the U.S. last year reached $6.7 billion, a growth of 30 percent, according to an ArcView […]

Supply Shortages Hit Alaska’s Cannabis Retail Shops

All three retail cannabis shops in Fairbanks, Alaska have been forced to temporarily close over the last three months due […]

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Former UFC Champion Frank Shamrock Launches Educational Cannabis Talk-Show

One of the driving forces behind the progress that has been made over the past two decades educating the public about […]

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Advanced Email Marketing Techniques for Cannabis Companies: A/B Testing

Because of its low cost and high efficiency in building trust and bringing in new leads, we hope your organization […]

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Australian MMJ Firm Harvests First High-CBD Test Crop

MGC Pharmaceuticals – publicly traded on the Australian Securities Exchange – has harvested its first high-CBD cannabis test crop, setting […]

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Nevada MMJ Website Portal Leaks Info of Over 11,700 Dispensary Applicants

The personal information of over 11,700 medical cannabis dispensary applicants in Nevada has been leaked via the state’s medical cannabis […]


Construction on Americann MMJ Facility in Mass. Set for March

Construction on a 1 million-square-foot canna-business park in Freetown, Massachusetts operated by Americann is slated to begin in March, according […]

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Massachusetts Lawmakers Quietly Pass Bill Delaying Adult-Use Market Rollout

During an informal legislative session lawmakers in Massachusetts have approved a bill that will likely delay the opening of retail […]

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Cannabis Marketing Basics: Every Dispensary Needs a Web Presence

After acquiring the proper licenses and working to get your dispensary open to the public, it’s time to start thinking […]

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Analysts Predict Washington’s Adult-Use Market Worth $2.4B by 2020

According to data from ArcView Market Research and New Frontier Data, Washington’s legal cannabis industry could be worth $2.4 billion […]


Future Dispensary Owners Navigate Bumpy Road to Medical Marijuana in Maryland

It’s been a long and arduous journey for Maryland medical marijuana dispensary applicant Mary Pat Hoffman, but her efforts are […]

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Rules Permitting Recreational Sales at Oregon MMJ Dispensaries Expire Jan. 1

Oregon’s law allowing medical cannabis dispensaries to sell to customers without medical cards expires at the end of the year, […]

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City Council of Belfast, Maine Considers Cannabis Business Moratorium

The Belfast, Maine City Council has introduced a measure that would impose a six-month moratorium on adult-use cannabis establishments – […]

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Renegade Chef Co. Elevates Infused Cuisine

The Renegade Chef is the most health-minded badass you’ll ever see in the kitchen. Chef Jason Snyder is reemerging on […]

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Analysts Predict Mass. Legal Cannabis Market Worth $1B by 2020

According to ArcView Market Research and New Frontier Data, Massachusetts’ legal cannabis industry could be worth over $1 billion by […]

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Australia’s TW Holdings Raises Max Under Prospectus Offering

TW Holdings, which is traded on the Australian Securities Exchange and will be renamed AusCann Group Holdings, has announced they […]

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Monthly Luxury Cannabis Boxes Marketed for the Wealthy Connoisseur

A Nov. 30 Miner and Co. Studio survey of 800 cannabis users found that 65 percent had an annual income […]


Cannabis Industry Could Drive Warehouse Sector in California

Legal cannabis growers in California will likely drive up warehouse rates and be a boon for some publicly traded industrial […]

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Florida Nursey Granted MMJ License After Almost a Year in Court

After nearly a year of litigation against state Department of Health, a Central Florida nursery has been issued a medical […]

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Canadian Cannabis Growing Tech Company Aiming to Go Public in Australia

Canadian cannabis-tech company Roto-Gro is gearing up for a January listing on the Australian Securities Exchange, The Australian reports. The […]

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Cannabis Sativa Inc. Buys California Property for Hemp Farm

Cannabis Sativa, Inc. has entered into an agreement to acquire a 49 percent ownership stake in a 9-acre property in […]

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Cannabis-Friendly Art Classes Expanding to Newly Legal States

Puff, Pass & Paint is coming to states with recently minted legal cannabis use laws – the expansion is headed […]

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Health Canada Greenlights Emblem Corp. Cannabis Oil Production

Ontario, Canada’s Emblem Corp. has been granted a permit from Health Canada to produce cannabis oils, the company announced in […]

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FutureLand Acquires Stake in Recreational-Licensed Southern Oregon Farm

FutureLand Oregon LLC, has closed on a partnership with Hspendleton LLC that will see the company claim a 50 percent […]

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