Cannabis This section features topical stories on producers of medical and recreational marijuana and products derived from cannabis, as well as information on businesses providing services to the cannabis industry.

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15 Feb, 2019, 13:30 GMT Specialized Security Firms Enter the Cannabis Market Space

The demand for security in the cannabis sector has increased substantially as more businesses are becoming operational and as a result, companies...


15 Feb, 2019, 06:00 GMT Grow Biotech, ECH and IPS Specials Facilitate First Batch of Medical Cannabis to UK for Multiple Patients

Today, Grow Biotech, ECH and IPS Specials have made history by importing the first bulk shipment of cannabis-based medicines to the UK since the Home ...


15 Feb, 2019, 05:07 GMT Canopy Growth Corporation Reports Third Quarter Fiscal 2019 Financial Results: Gross Sales of $98M; Net Revenue Hits Record $83M

Cannabis shipments totaled 10,102 kilograms and kilogram equivalents. Net income of $74.9 million, including changes in fair values of financial...


14 Feb, 2019, 14:00 GMT Rapid Rise of Cannabis Related Tourism Helps Fuel the Market Growth

Tourism is one of the major economic drivers for many countries. Many tourists travel aboard for vacations to see dazzling landscapes and bustling...


14 Feb, 2019, 14:00 GMT Medical Applications for Cannabis Push Global Demand Ever Higher

Many countries have legalized cannabis on some level, however, regulations regarding actually growing the plant are still largely enforced. These...


14 Feb, 2019, 14:00 GMT Cannabis Businesses Eye Latin America in Effort to Reduce Costs

FinancialBuzz.com News Commentary NEW YORK, Feb. 14, 2019 The cannabis industry is an attractive investment opportunity for entrepreneurs, however,...


14 Feb, 2019, 13:45 GMT Competition to Acquire State Cannabis Licenses Heating Up

The 2018 Farm Bill officially signed into law... removed hemp from the federal controlled substance list and set off a frenzy at the state level to...


14 Feb, 2019, 13:30 GMT Strong Retail Brands Will Push Their Competitors out of the Cannabis Market

Cannabis companies are noticing a shift in the industry, with many businesses moving away from a cultivation-oriented focus and embracing the...


14 Feb, 2019, 13:30 GMT Vertical Integration Offers Profit Potential Within Growing Cannabis Industry

As the cannabis industry continues its impressive growth, acquisitions are leading to greater vertical integration. Companies within the cannabis...


14 Feb, 2019, 13:00 GMT Crop Receives 2019 Production and Extraction Licenses for Its 2,115 Acre Nevada Hemp Operations

CROP INFRASTRUCTURE CORP. (CSE: CROP) (OTC: CRXPF) (Frankfurt: 2FR) announced today that its 49% owned subsidiary, Elite Ventures ("Elite") reported...


13 Feb, 2019, 22:15 GMT CannTrust Adds to Leadership Team With Appointment of Greg Guyatt as CFO

CannTrust Holdings Inc. ("CannTrust" or the "Company") (TSX: TRST) is pleased to announce that it has appointed Greg Guyatt, CPA CA as Chief...


13 Feb, 2019, 14:51 GMT Use of Cannabis Becomes More Prevalent in Cancer Treatment

In the past few decades, medical institutions had begun to use cannabis a form of treatment, as a result of its multifarious therapeutic effects....


13 Feb, 2019, 13:30 GMT Canadian Consumers Showing Preference for In-Person Cannabis Purchases

There are things one can buy online and things some just don't! Most people can understand buying electronic devices, furniture, even cars online but ...


13 Feb, 2019, 08:05 GMT Weekend Unlimited Signs Definitive Agreement With R&D Pharma for Jamaican Interests

Weekend Unlimited Inc. ("Weekend" or the "Company") (CSE: POT) (FSE: 0OS1) (OTCMKTS: WKULF) having announced a Letter of Intent on 1 November 2018 to ...


12 Feb, 2019, 14:00 GMT Cannabis Markets are Expanding as Countries Eye Positive Tax Revenues

After many years of effort and research, cannabis is now widely considered a source of tax revenue for many U.S. states. The majority of these states ...


12 Feb, 2019, 14:00 GMT Cannabis Makes Medical Inroads as Opioid Epidemic Continues

The opioid epidemic has become a growing concern among many countries worldwide as opioids are commonly used to treat medical conditions such as...


12 Feb, 2019, 14:00 GMT Hemp and CBD Products Grow in Prominence Around the Globe

Hemp is known for its multifarious applications, however, it is most commonly associated with cannabis in recent times as hemp's classification under ...


12 Feb, 2019, 13:45 GMT Recent Developments in Global Cannabis Industry Resulting in Strains With Higher CBD Levels

Researchers in the UK have developed a new strain of cannabis that could help treat psychosis. Recently, a British researcher, Dr. David Potter and...


12 Feb, 2019, 13:30 GMT Cannabis Cultivators Profit From Growing Legal Market

he growth the legal cannabis market has created has turned cultivation facilities into invaluable assets. The cannabis market is predicted to...


12 Feb, 2019, 13:00 GMT CROP'S Emerald Heights San Bernardino Cannabis Business Retail Application on Final Phase

CROP INFRASTRUCTURE CORP. (CSE: CROP) (OTC: CRXPF) (Frankfurt: 2FR) announced today it has received confirmation that its San Bernardino retail...


12 Feb, 2019, 10:44 GMT Northern Lights Supply Store in Alberta Receives First Inventory in Preparation for Grand Opening

Weekend Unlimited Inc. ("Weekend" or the "Company") (CSE: POT) (FSE: 0OS1) (OTCMKTS: WKULF) is pleased to announce that Northern Lights Supply in...


11 Feb, 2019, 14:00 GMT Cannabis Regulations Ease as Public Opinion Shifts

The misconceptions propagated about the cannabis plant had led to decades of prohibition, but recent research and studies have shed light on the...


11 Feb, 2019, 14:00 GMT Cannabis Market's Rapid Surge Highlights the Need for Security Services

The influx of businesses entering into the cannabis industry is growing in multitudes. Many are seeing attractive growth opportunities in specific...


11 Feb, 2019, 14:00 GMT CBD Products Gain Attention as Chronic Pain Incidences Rises

Chronic pain is among one of America's most commonly present medical conditions. Within the U.S., approximately 70 million suffered from moderate to...


11 Feb, 2019, 08:00 GMT Weekend Unlimited Announces New Additions to Business Development and Sales Team

Weekend Unlimited Inc. ("Weekend" or the "Company") (CSE: POT) – (FSE: 0OS1) – (OTCMKTS: WKULF) announces the appointment of Mr. Karl Schmieder,...