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New Frontier Data Acquires The Hemp Business Journal

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New Frontier Data, the well-known cannabis industry analytics company, has acquired The Hemp Business Journal, known for providing industry projections and analytics for the industrial hemp and CBD industries for an undisclosed amount of money. Both companies are focused on different industries within the sector. Frontier Data will become one......

Aurora Cannabis (TSX: ACB) Announces Aurora Pro, B to B Services for the Cannabis Industry

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Aurora Cannabis, Inc. (TSX: ACB) announced the launch of a new business to business service this morning called Aurora Pro. The new company will be supporting ancillary services to licensed producers and licensed retailer to the cannabis industry. Aurora Pro’s services plan to offer supporting infrastructure for companies, business to......

MedReleaf (TSX: LEAF) Gains Approval From Health Canada To Sell Cannabis Oil Softgel Capsules

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MedReleaf (TSX: LEAF), Canada’s first and only ISO 9001 and ICH-GMP certified cannabis producer, recently announced that their company has gained approval from Health Canada for the production and sale of their new cannabis oil soft gel capsules. MedReleaf plans to sell soft gel capsules because you can monitor patient dosages......

VividGro Announces Purchase of WeGrow App

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VividGro, an agriculture technology-based company, has recently announced the acquisition of a cannabis growing app for smart phone devices called, WeGrow. The app currently has 20,000 downloading on the iTunes store. From the Press Release: “VividGro acquired WeGrow to further its transition from a provider of LED lighting solutions to......

Canopy Growth Corp (TSX: WEED) Officially Completes Raise of $200M in Funding

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Canopy Growth Corp (TSX: WEED) announced this morning that the company has raised $200,680,000 by selling a total of 5,800,000 common shares at $34.60 per share. The financing was led by co-led by GMP Securities L.P. and BMO Capital Markets and including Canaccord Genuity Corp., Eight Capital, Beacon Securities Limited,......

German Police Call for the Decriminalization of Cannabis

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BERLIN (AP) — The head of an organization representing German police is calling for the consumption of cannabis to be decriminalized. Germany has allowed some patients to get marijuana as a prescription medication since last March, but officials have stressed that doesn’t mean it will be legalized for non-medical purposes.......

Swedish Investors Look to Profit off of Cannabis Stocks

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Swedish Investors, best known for their investments in large tech companies and the recently popularized bitcon, have been  pouring their money into the legal cannabis stock market since the new year. Just last month, Aurora Cannabis (TSE: ACB) and Canopy Growth Corp (TSE: WEED) were two stocks with the highest......

House Bill 312 Calls for Recreational Cannabis in New Mexico

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House Bill 312 was introduced last week by state representative Javier Martinez, which if passed will set in motion the first legislation to legalize, regulate, and tax cannabis in the state of New Mexico. Many feel that reforms are long overdue, with more than 60% of the citizens that live......

CSA Put Pressure on Canadian Owned US Cannabis Assets

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Last October, the Canadian Securities Administrators provided public companies in the sector guidance and general framework for investments, joint ventures, and acquisitions associated with United States cannabis business operations. From the release by the CSA, “Our disclosure-based approach is premised on the assumption that marijuana-related activities are conducted in compliance......