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Cannabis Business Times Managing Editor, Graphic Designer Recognized as ‘2018 Class of Folio: Rising Stars’

Cannabis Business Times Managing Editor, Graphic Designer Recognized as ‘2018 Class of Folio: Rising Stars’

Cannabis Business Times Managing Editor, Graphic Designer Recognized as ‘2018 Class of Folio: Rising Stars’  Cleveland, Ohio (July 30, 2018) – Cannabis Business Times and Cannabis Dispensary Managing Editor Cassie Neiden and Cannabis Business Times Graphic Designer Katelyn Boyden have been recognized as part of Folio:‘s 2018 class of Rising Star honorees, a prestigious and nationally renowned group of “young professionals […]

July 30, 2018 · 0 comments · Feature Article
From Forbes: U.S. Senate Votes To Legalize Hemp After Decades-Long Ban Under Marijuana Prohibition

From Forbes: U.S. Senate Votes To Legalize Hemp After Decades-Long Ban Under Marijuana Prohibition

From Forbes: U.S. Senate Votes To Legalize Hemp After Decades-Long Ban Under Marijuana Prohibition From Forbes.com: The non-psychoactive cannabis cousin of marijuana would finally become legal to grow in the United States under a bill overwhelmingly approved by the Senate. The wide-ranging agriculture and food policy legislation known as the Farm Bill, passed by a vote of 86 – 11 on Thursday, contains provisions to […]

July 2, 2018 · 0 comments · Feature Article, investing
Brian Athaide Appointed TGOD’s CEO, Julia Golubovskaya Appointed Interim CFO

Brian Athaide Appointed TGOD’s CEO, Julia Golubovskaya Appointed Interim CFO

Brian Athaide Appointed TGOD’s CEO, Julia Golubovskaya Appointed Interim CFO The Green Organic Dutchman Holdings Ltd. (TSX:TGOD) (US:TGODF) reports the resignation of CEO, Co-Chairman & Director, Mr. Robert Anderson, effective immediately, due to health concerns. To ensure an orderly transition and continued rapid execution on the Company’s business strategy, the Board has appointed Mr. Brian Athaide, TGOD’s current CFO, to […]

July 2, 2018 · 0 comments · Feature Article, investing
Marijuana Stocks Seeing Big Gains This Week

Marijuana Stocks Seeing Big Gains This Week

Marijuana Stocks Seeing Big Gains This Week The marijuana market has remained incredibly lucrative for those who have chosen to get in over the course of the past several years, but with new legal measures going into place around the world to allow its use, it seems as though this is only the beginning. One of the most popular ways […]

July 1, 2018 · 0 comments · Feature Article, investing
MedMen Acquires One Of Florida’s Thirteen Marijuana Licenses

MedMen Acquires One Of Florida’s Thirteen Marijuana Licenses

A major shakeup for the landscape of Florida’s legal marijuana business. In the state of Florida, acquiring a marijuana business license is no small feat—there are only thirteen such licenses available to prospective businesses. However, once one acquires said licensing, it opens up a vast amount of opportunities to open an array of dispensaries throughout the state. This makes such an […]

June 13, 2018 · 0 comments · Feature Article, investing
REEFER GLADNESS: ‘A lot of people are going to get very, very rich’

REEFER GLADNESS: ‘A lot of people are going to get very, very rich’

MISSISSAUGA–In many ways, they are modern-day prospectors. Like the Yukon Gold Rush, 1920s stock speculators and dotcom bubble investors. They are strivers seeking to fulfill their dreams via cannabis — and cash. This weekend saw the second O’Cannabiz Conference and Expo at the International Centre in Mississauga. Organizers said the event doubled its size from last year with more than 200 exhibitors […]

June 13, 2018 · 0 comments · Feature Article, investing
Wall Street’s Cannabis Investments Stay Hush-Hush Due to Stigma

Wall Street’s Cannabis Investments Stay Hush-Hush Due to Stigma

Danny Moses wasn’t afraid to broadcast he’d profited from the 2008 housing crisis, but he’s keeping his latest investment — the burgeoning cannabis industry — closer to the vest. Moses, who was head trader at FrontPoint Partners under Steve Eisman, as documented in the book and film “The Big Short,” says the plant’s still federally illegal status has left people […]

June 6, 2018 · 0 comments · Feature Article, investing
Cannabis Sales In Canada Are Expected To Pass $7 Billion In 2019

Cannabis Sales In Canada Are Expected To Pass $7 Billion In 2019

How much will legalization be worth? Now we know who will be buying weed, and how much they’ll be paying for it. After legalization this summer, Canada will be one of the biggest weed consumers in the world. How much will the Canadian market be worth was the million (or billion) dollar question—until now. Financial giant Deloitte just released an […]

June 6, 2018 · 0 comments · Feature Article, investing
Michigan Legislators Could Vote to Legalize Weed This Week

Michigan Legislators Could Vote to Legalize Weed This Week

Republican lawmakers want to end prohibition on their own, ahead of November’s ballot initiative vote, in hopes of tightening the state’s proposed green rush regulations. Republicans in the Michigan legislature want to vote on recreational cannabis legalization before the week is up. But while Great Lake State conservatives could finally open the floodgates for marijuana policy reform in the Midwest, […]

June 6, 2018 · 0 comments · Feature Article, investing
CBD Market To Grow 700 Percent By 2020

CBD Market To Grow 700 Percent By 2020

As therapeutic cannabis use continues to be associated with health and wellness lifestyles, the popularity of CBD products has only grown. A new report by the Hemp Business Journal is projecting massive growth in the hemp-derived CBD market over the next few years. While the U.S. hemp industry generated $820 million in sales in 2017, $190 million came from sales of hemp-derived […]

June 1, 2018 · 0 comments · Feature Article, investing