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13 May, 2019, 11:40 BST Frost & Sullivan Publishes Annual Report on Enlight

The TASE analysis project was launched in 2016 in order to raise investor awareness to TASE listed technology and life-science companies and the...


10 May, 2019, 14:00 BST Consumers Remain Captivated by Cannabis' Therapeutic Elements

In 2014, the United Nations World Drug report highlighted that 183 million people consumed cannabis, representing 3.8% of the world's population....


10 May, 2019, 14:00 BST Financialbuzz.com: 'Market Recap' Week Ending May 10th, 2019

U.S. stocks faced a bearish week due to the ongoing conflicts between the U.S. and China as trade war tensions between the two countries sent the Dow ...


10 May, 2019, 14:00 BST Analysts Earmark Numerous Strong Cannabis Market Drivers

The emergence of the cannabis industry has finally caught the attention of Wall Street as a handful of analysts from reputable firms such as RBC...


10 May, 2019, 14:00 BST Consumers and Businesses Alike Turn to Innovative Payment Solutions

Payments by cash are slowly becoming obsolete as digital payment solutions become more ingrained in our society, allowing consumers to pay or...


09 May, 2019, 14:00 BST Companies Reach an Important Milestone in the Cannabis Market's Development

Over a dozen countries have already legalized cannabis for medicinal purposes while others have also decriminalized it, allowing for moderate...


09 May, 2019, 14:00 BST Businesses Search for Innovative Breakthroughs in Software Services

In the present-day, technology has become the driving force for virtually every industry. As a result, innovative technologies have revamped many...


09 May, 2019, 14:00 BST Inventive Renewable Energy Storage Systems Reveal New Possibilities

Climate change is a major concern on every countries' agenda. With the rise of the massive industries and the proliferation of vehicles,...


09 May, 2019, 14:00 BST Legal Cannabis Use Continues to Permeate Throughout the Globe

In the early twentieth century, President Franklin D. Roosevelt signed the Marijuana Tax Act of 1937 which prohibited cannabis entirely. Prior to...


09 May, 2019, 13:55 BST Major Retailers Racing to Meet Sizable Demand for CBD Products

Nearly 7% of Americans use CBD, according to Cowen & Co. analysts. In fact, according to Cowen's January 2019 consumer survey of 2,500 adults, 6.9%...


09 May, 2019, 13:55 BST Retail Cannabis Companies are Racing to Keep up With Demand

Global spending in the retail cannabis market is expected to grow 38% in 2019 to $16.9 billion, according to analysts at Arcview Group, growing to...


09 May, 2019, 13:50 BST CBD Sales Surge Into Mainstream With a Raft of Celebrity Endorsements

Extolling the benefits of cannabidiol (CBD), A-List celebrities are hosting parties like baby showers that included CBD and meditation. This is just...


09 May, 2019, 13:45 BST Waste Industry Looking for More Sustainable Solutions Rather Than More Landfills

The country has a landfill problem and new technologies may provide a solution. A recent article in Bloomberg said: "Deriving energy from waste has a ...


09 May, 2019, 13:35 BST Biotech Stocks: Global Revenues for Ophthalmology Market Projected to Reach $26 Billion by 2022

As the baby boomer generation ages, there is an increased need no a demand by these aging patients to avert vision and blindness problems that come...


08 May, 2019, 14:00 BST Consumers Forego Cash for Digitized Payment Solutions

The way consumers pay for their purchases has shifted from traditional, physical money to digital payments and transactions. Now, the digital payment ...


08 May, 2019, 14:00 BST Major Retailers Stock CBD Products as Consumers Focus on Health

When it comes to health and wellness, people have become more conscious about their daily lifestyle habits. According to a study by Nielsen,...


08 May, 2019, 14:00 BST Support for Cannabis Legalization is Spilling Over Into New Territories

As cannabis use continues to become increasingly mainstream, consumers are beginning to wonder where the industry is headed. While it still remains...


08 May, 2019, 13:50 BST Global Cannabis Industry Positioning to be World's Most Lucrative Sector

Over the past couple of years the increasing consumer demand for medical and legal recreational cannabis has been growing and more and more...


08 May, 2019, 13:30 BST Surging Vape Market Propels Smart Brands Growth

The growth of vaping has led to the emergence of a new sector. Vaping is tied to the tobacco and cannabis industries but has become popular as a...


08 May, 2019, 13:30 BST Full-Spectrum Seed-to-Sale Model, Quality Branding Key to Cannabis Success

Last year was a year of maturation for the cannabis market. California's growing pains are a recipe for success for handful of savvy operators...


07 May, 2019, 14:00 BST Growing Body of Research Adds Credibility to Cannabis' Medical Claims

As the burgeoning cannabis market expands around the globe, most countries have or are moving towards adopting cannabis legislation specifically for...


07 May, 2019, 14:00 BST Legislative Victories Open Doors for Extensive Cannabis Investments

The widespread proliferation of cannabis legalization has led to the emergence of several multi-billion dollar cannabis corporations. Previously,...


07 May, 2019, 13:50 BST Mainstream CBD Acceptance Being Driven By Boomers and Millennials

Sales of cannabidiol (CBD) oil are dramatically rising across North America, as its availability on mainstream shelves caters to growing health,...


07 May, 2019, 13:45 BST Glaucoma Treatment and Therapeutics Market Projected to Have Strong Growth Rate Through 2028

The patient demand for a better way to treat to glaucoma has been growing for years. Two recent reports from Transparency Market Research show that...


07 May, 2019, 13:30 BST Biotech Stocks: Why Expensive U.S. Drug Trials are Pushing Pharma Research Overseas

American pharmaceutical and biotech companies who need to conduct clinical trials are looking more and more to conduct them overseas in the European...