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21 Nov, 2017, 14:00 GMT Lithium Supply Shortfall Caused by EV Boom Leads Suppliers and Buyers to Brace for Impact

USA News Group - The need to secure the materials in order to manufacture batteries in the age of the electric vehicles (EVs) and smart grid...


21 Nov, 2017, 13:30 GMT Outsized Demand in Canada's Cannabis Market Triggers Upswing in Smart Money Flowing North

For 17 years Canada has provided legal access to medical cannabis to its citizens, and now the country is expected to legalize recreational...


20 Nov, 2017, 14:29 GMT Medical Aesthetics Market Growth Continues to Shine in Healthcare Industry

Medical aesthetics is a fusion of healthcare and beauty services to provide high-technology skin care that involves significant cosmetic change or...


20 Nov, 2017, 14:00 GMT Tesla's New Truck Adding to Battery Supply Chain Demand

The battery technology supply market got another push this week as automaker Tesla (NASDAQ: TSLA) unveiled its long awaited electric freight...


20 Nov, 2017, 13:30 GMT The Electric Vehicle Revolution Will Send This Super Metal Soaring

After running a poor second to the internal combustion automobile for a century, the electric vehicle (EV) now looks very likely to win the race....


20 Nov, 2017, 13:30 GMT Coming Cannabis Recreational Demand in Canada Triggers Massive Investment

The Canadian government's commitment to legalize recreational cannabis in July 2018 is touted as an opportunity for investors to profit from the...


20 Nov, 2017, 13:30 GMT Therapeutic Advancements in Breakthrough Therapies for Treating Chronic Pain Take aim at Reducing Opioid use

A new study conducted by researchers at the University of New Mexico, involving medical cannabis and prescription opioid use among chronic pain...


17 Nov, 2017, 14:00 GMT Battery Technology is the Driver, but Which Battery Metal Could Rise Most

The world's hunger for power storage, especially the new market for electric vehicles (EVs) and the sources that power them have sent prices for...


17 Nov, 2017, 13:30 GMT Cobalt Perfectly Positioned as Global Cobalt Demand Surges

Cobalt, a metal somewhat overlooked by investors, is a critical component of lithium-ion batteries used in mobile devices and essential for the...


16 Nov, 2017, 14:00 GMT Intel IoT Group's Revenue Hits Record, Renewing Interest in the Sector

USA News Group - The mass adoption of the Internet of Things (IoT) has been a slower process than most expected, but signs of strength in this...


16 Nov, 2017, 13:45 GMT Rising Healthcare Costs Propelling Growth in Billion Dollar Telemedicine Market

According to a report issued earlier this year by Grand View Research, Inc. (GVR), the growing telemedicine market is expected to top $113 billion...


16 Nov, 2017, 13:30 GMT Can Blockchain Technology Revolutionize the Global Oil & Gas Industry Supply Chain

In some of the world's more dynamic industries, like the oil and gas sector, companies face huge challenges on a minute-to-minute basis. Intraday...


16 Nov, 2017, 13:30 GMT Meteoric Rise of Bitcoin, Open Embracing of Blockchain by Sector Majors

The price of bitcoin recently hit an all-time high of more than $7,800, edging closer to Goldman Sachs' (NYSE: GS) forecast that the...


16 Nov, 2017, 13:30 GMT CBD-based Products Becoming the Fastest Growing Segment of Cannabis Industry

When it comes to hot new trends in the marijuana markets, CBD-based products have exploded as well as stealing the spotlight this year. The...


15 Nov, 2017, 15:30 GMT Taking a Closer Look at Food and Beverage M&A

Now is a critical time to focus on the snack industry. There is significant movement in the Food and Beverage industry as larger companies...


15 Nov, 2017, 14:00 GMT Seed-to-Sale Payment Hub's $2.86 Million Funding Moves the Legal Cannabis Business Even Closer

USA News Group - One area that has continued to be elusive for legal cannabis businesses is payment processing. Banks and financial institutions...


15 Nov, 2017, 13:50 GMT Cobalt and Lithium Surging Demand and Rising Increase in Prices Fueling Influx of Mining Projects

Surging demand fundamentals for cobalt and lithium have significantly changed with technological advancements in electric vehicles, e-mobility,...


15 Nov, 2017, 13:30 GMT Innovation Drives Value for Leading Cannabis Biotechs

The medicinal cannabis market is expected to reach almost US$56 billion by 2025, according to a report by Grand View Research...


15 Nov, 2017, 13:30 GMT Blockchain to Enable Frictionless Transactions, Transparency to Ease Complexities of Global Oil & Gas Industry

The oil and gas industry has always been a breeding ground for innovation and the adoption of new technologies, like 3-D seismic mapping and...


15 Nov, 2017, 13:30 GMT Cannabis Infused Products Generating Mouth-watering Opportunities Across North American Legal Marijuana Industry

Innovation is a driving force behind enormous growth in the Legal Cannabis markets across the U.S. and Canada as new CBD Infused products continue...


15 Nov, 2017, 13:30 GMT Rising Demand for Cannabis Oils Pushes Canada's Producers Into Overdrive

Licensed cannabis producers in Canada are growing at remarkable pace, swept forward by the country's legalization of medicinal marijuana in 2001...


14 Nov, 2017, 13:50 GMT Cannabis Operations Heat up for North America Pot Stocks

The North American Cannabis Market is surging at an unprecedented rate according to data collected throughout the young market's life. Just last...


14 Nov, 2017, 13:30 GMT Hemp-based CBD Industry Continues to Show Enormous Growth Potential

In a burgeoning market already worth north of $130 million in the United States alone according to the Hemp Business journal, major players in the...


14 Nov, 2017, 13:30 GMT Canadian Licensed Producers Prepare for Recreational Cannabis Legalization, Expect Significant Growth in Demand

A momentous cultural and economic change is soon coming to Canada, as the Canadian Government has committed to legalizing recreational marijuana...


14 Nov, 2017, 13:30 GMT Massive Demand for Lithium Surges With Steady Growth in Electric Vehicles

The seemingly unstoppable and rapid growth in the lithium market is due to large part in the increasing popularity of electric vehicles and a more...