Category: News

Tilray Exports Medical Cannabis Extracts to German Pharmacies

October 10th, 2017

First time full-spectrum cannabis extracts will be available in Germany Tilray partners with German pharmaceutical wholesaler NOWEDA and service provider Paesel + Lorei to facilitate distribution and logistics BERLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Tilray, a global pioneer in medical cannabis research, production and distribution, has become the first Canadian licensed producer to legally…

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The Pot Thickens: A free, one-hour webinar

October 3rd, 2017

The Pot Thickens is a free, one-hour webinar discussing the latest trends in cannabis and the upcoming launch of California’s regulated market. The webinar will address: Where the California cannabis industry is going Predictions for regulatory changes in the future Why legal considerations like corporate structure and banking are important…

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FCM Global First Company to be Awarded Full Medical Cannabis Licensing in Colombia

October 3rd, 2017

MEDELLIN, Colombia & LA CEJA, Colombia–(BUSINESS WIRE)– FCM Global S.A.S. (“FCM”), a Colombian-founded producer of high-quality medical CBD extracts, has been granted Colombia’s first license to legally export low-THC cannabis oil extracts and related finished products for medical and research purposes. Recently issued by the Colombian Ministry of Justice, this…

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Marley Natural Launches New STUDIO Line of Cannabis Flower in California

September 23rd, 2017

LOS ANGELES–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Marley Natural, the official Bob Marley cannabis brand, today announced the debut of STUDIO, a new line of cannabis flower available in California. Inspired by the collaborations that brought Bob Marley’s music to life, Marley Natural STUDIO strains are masterpieces of modern indoor herb, created with gifted…

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Hobin Law Group airing cannabis commercials all September

September 21st, 2017

Hoban Law Group, the nation’s largest, full-service cannabis and hemp law firm, has received approvals and is now airing the first national TV spot for the cannabis industry. The advertisement marks the first time that a national TV spot has used the word ‘cannabis.’ Bob Hoban, leading legal expert in…

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Surterra Wellness Hires New President

September 21st, 2017

TAMPA, Fla. — Surterra Wellness has hired Wesley Reynolds as president of Surterra Florida. Wesley will oversee all aspects of the company’s operations across the Sunshine State. He will lead cultivation, manufacturing, dispensary operations and delivery of Surterra’s cannabis products. Wesley will also lead all work with regulators, legislators and other affiliated…

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Massachusetts lawmakers delay recreational launch

July 7th, 2017

Massachusetts has all the makings for a prosperous cannabis market. Unlike most other states that have legalized marijuana, Massachusetts is within driving distance of the nation’s most densely populated urban centers. Boston itself is home to more than 30 colleges and a steady flow of tourists, so it’s no wonder…

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Read All About It!

May 24th, 2017

With legalization of recreational and medical marijuana expanding across the country, an explosion of new books has been published for cannabis growers, enthusiasts and entrepreneurs of every level. Marijuana Venture offers the following roundup of more than a dozen cannabis industry books that have made their way to our office…

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The Great Unknown

April 7th, 2017

New administration’s anti-marijuana cabinet could play a major role in restricting — or recriminalizing — state-legal businesses In just a few short years, legal cannabis has become a nearly $7 billion industry. Nearly 60% of the states have legalized the use of cannabis for either recreational or medicinal purposes, but…

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