Month: July 2021

Pennsylvania is a hotbed for cannabis M&A

On July 12, Verano Holdings Corp. (CSE: VRNO; OTCQX: VRNOF) closed its acquisition of all outstanding and issued equity interests in Agri-Kind, Pennsylvania cultivator and processor, and Agronomed Holdings. Pennsylvania is a hotbed for cannabis M&A is a post from: Marijuana Business Daily: Financial, Legal & Cannabusiness news for cannabis entrepreneurs Source link

3 ways to avoid regulatory failure in marijuana cultivation

There’s a lot more to growing cannabis in a regulated market than soil and water, and even one honest error can cause a severe regulatory failure. 3 ways to avoid regulatory failure in marijuana cultivation is a post from: Marijuana Business Daily: Financial, Legal & Cannabusiness news for cannabis entrepreneurs Source link

Harborside expands California cannabis presence + debt options remain limited

Deal of the Week / In partnership with Viridian Capital Advisors On July 5, Harborside (CSE: HBOR, OTCQX: HBORF), a California-based vertically integrated operator, closed its acquisition of Sublimation (“Sublime”). The total consideration of $43.8 million comprises approximately $38.4 million payable in multiple voting shares of Harborside (207.6 million shares based on volume-weighted average price for […]

Why 3 illicit marijuana operators decline to go legal in California

California is approaching its fourth year of legal recreational marijuana, yet the underground market is as strong as ever and is making it harder for licensed companies to eke out a profit. Saddled by steep regulatory and compliance costs, legal marijuana companies in California can’t compete with illicit operators on product prices. Administrative bottlenecks, substantial […]

4 new weed products to try from Baker’s Cannabis, Houseplant, and more

With so many great cannabis brands releasing exciting new products in new markets, it can be hard to keep track of every release. So we’re rounding up a few significant releases. This week, we look at releases by Monogram, Select, and more.  Houseplant: New Gravity Glass bong  Houseplant, Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg’s cannabis brand, […]

5 weed products Besito founder Maggie Connors can’t live without

Maggie Connors is the founder and CEO of Besito, an Los Angeles-based cannabis brand specializing in “mini-joint” prerolls of classic California-grown strains. Besito was recently acquired by vertically integrated Bay Area cannabis operator SPARC, with Connors joining the SPARC executive suite as VP of Brand Marketing.  Though a longtime and passionate cannabis consumer with a […]

Everything you need to know about the DaVinci IQC

The current market for hand-held cannabis vaporizers has become intensely competitive. With all the advanced features and add-ons, you have to be honest and ask yourself: “what works for me and what’s really worth it?”  DaVinci has been an exceptional brand in the vaporizer industry since it began designing vaporizers more than five years ago. […]

Do cannabinoids from topicals enter the bloodstream?

Lorena Cupcake, voted “best budtender in Chicago” in 2019, has answered hundreds of questions from cannabis shoppers and patients during their time as a budtender. And now they’re turning that experience into a monthly advice column, Ask a Budtender. Got a question for Cupcake? Submit your questions to askabudtender@weedmaps.com.   Dear Cupcake, Do you know if […]

How the SAFE Banking Act could ignite global cannabis reform

First proposed and passed by the U.S. House of Representatives in 2019 and then passed again by the House on April 19 of this year, the Secure and Fair Enforcement (SAFE) Banking Act is intended to protect financial institutions that provide services to cannabis companies. How the SAFE Banking Act could ignite global cannabis reform is […]

Medical marijuana patient numbers stall in New Hampshire, Rhode Island

Medical marijuana patient numbers in New Hampshire and Rhode Island have stalled recently as the recreational holdouts become surrounded by new adult-use markets. With Connecticut having recently legalized recreational marijuana, New Hampshire and Rhode Island are now engulfed by neighboring markets that either allow or are in various stages of allowing adult-use retail sales. And […]