Tag : Cannabinoid

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Boston Entrepreneurs Announce Launch of Lifestyle Brand and Cannabinoid (CBD) Product Line “Platinum Jane, LLC”

Boston entrepreneurs Valentin Tenev, Mark Panagakis, Kaya Ulcay, Ava Jane Redmond and Joel Walmsley announce the launch of “Platinum Jane” and their foray into the cannabinoid (CBD) product market. The once heavily regulated flower, cannabinoid is the non-intoxicating extract of the cannabis plant and CBD products are quickly becoming an attractive alternative to prescription medication. Research supports that...
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GW Pharma’s CBD Pharmaceutical, Epidiolex, Shows Results in Lowering Seizures in Clinical Trials

GW Pharmaceuticals (Nasdaq: GWPH) has announced this morning that their company has completed a double-blind, placebo-controlled Phase 3 clinical trial for its Cannabidiol (CBD) derived product EPIDIOLEX®. The clinical results have shown that their product has significantly helped patients with Dravet syndrome treat and reduce their seizures associated with the...

Canada Officially Legalizes Recreational Cannabis

The Canadian government has officially passed Bill C-45 yesterday, better known as The Cannabis Act. Now legislation has been set in place by the country’s Senate and House of Commons to legalize cannabis and the extraction of cannabinoids from industrial hemp. Implementation of the new bill is expected to take...
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The Organic Green Dutchman Receives Licensing From Health Canada for 800,000 sq. ft. Facility

The Green Organic Dutchman Holdings Ltd. (TSX:TGOD) (US:TGODF) announced this morning that the company’s wholly-owned subsidiary, Medican Organic Inc. has received its cultivation license from Health Canada for the Company’s breeding facility in Quebec. The 72-acre land will allow the Medical Organic to produce proprietary, organically grown varieties of cannabis seeds...
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U.S. Alcohol Distributor Enters Canadian Cannabis Market with Aphria Deal

Aphria Inc. (TSX: APH) (OTC: APHQF), one of the largest cultivators and distributors of cannabis products in Canada, announced this morning that the company has signed an agreement with  Great North Distributors Inc, wholly owned subsidiary of Southern Glazers Wine & Spirits, to allow the company to serve as an exclusive...
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Descendant of Jim Bean Founder Looks to Capitalize on “Prohibition 2.0”

Ben Klover is a direct descendant of Harry Blum, who in the 1920’s saw a way to capitalize on the prohibited sale of alcohol in the United States to the public. A small investment into his own distillery lead to the popular whiskey brand known as Jim Bean today. The...
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AXIM Biotech Announces Successful Proprietary Extraction Method for Pure Cannabinoid Molecules

On February 27, 2018, AXIM® Biotechnologies (OTC:AXIM) announced the innovation of a new method to extract and micro-encapsulate cannabinoid molecules for a variety of pharmaceutical delivery formats from medicinal cannabis. The breakthrough makes AXIM the only company in the world with the ability to harness the proprietary procedure and provide...