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Jane West

Cannabis Lifestyle Brand Jane West Launches Equity Crowdfunding Campaign

Cannabis Lifestyle Brand Jane West Launches Equity Crowdfunding Campaign

DENVER, Jan. 30, 2018 /Weed Wire/ — Jane West, the eponymous lifestyle brand from the woman leading marijuana’s shift into mainstream culture, today launched its first equity crowdfunding campaign. The company is seeking $1.07 million in funding by April 20, 2018.

Things to Know About Washington Cannabis Consumers

Things to Know About Washington Cannabis Consumers

While it has been established that Washington cannabis consumers still love flower the most, who’s buying all of this flower, how much are they spending and what brands do they prefer?

Why the Bears Are Wrong About The Scotts Miracle-Gro Stock

Why the Bears Are Wrong About The Scotts Miracle-Gro Stock

In mid-June home lawn and fertilizer care specialist The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company (NYSE:SMG) lowered its full-year fiscal 2017 outlook, citing a more than 10% drop in mass retail sales compared to the year-to-date checkpoint from the previous year. That was caused by challenging weather this spring in core markets across the United States.

Snoop Dogg Water Pipes Latest Cannabis Venture for Rapper

Snoop Dogg Water Pipes Latest Cannabis Venture for Rapper

With his cannabis brand having already rolled out in Colorado and Canada, the recent launch of Snoop Dogg water pipes, known as POUNDS, means consumers can smoke Snoop-approved cannabis out of Snoop-approved glass.

Five-Year Plan Second Quarter

HempLife Today Outlines Three to Five-Year Plan to Reach $50,000,000 in Annual Sales Revenue

DENVER, May 25, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — Ubiquitech Software Corp. (OTC PINK: UBQU), through its subsidiary HempLife Today™ an innovative and growing Company offering the finest CBD (Cannabidiol), products derived from Hemp, is announcing its three to five-year plan to reach $50,000,000 in annual sales revenue.

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Julian Marley’s JuJu Royal Brand Fulfills Promise: Donates 1% of annual sales to Weed For Warrior Project

DENVER, May 3, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — Making good on a promise from November 2015, Dropleaf, the brand management firm that has obtained the exclusive rights to the Julian Marley’s JuJu Royal brand, has paid $3,800, or 1% of annual sales, to the Weed for Warriors Project.

Licensing, Branding, and Franchising at the World of Cannabis

Licensing, Branding, and Franchises at the World of Cannabis

Whether you want to create one, invest in one, or buy from someone, hear Aaron Raskin of Harbinger Pro, plus AJ and Jen Gentile of SpeedWeed, discuss the pros and cons of legal cannabis licensing, branding and franchises at the World of Cannabis in Las Vegas.

Cannabis Companies Bloom at the CCBExpo's Emerging Brand Showcase

Cannabis Companies Bloom at CCBExpo’s Emerging Brand Showcase

On March 7, 2017, at the California Cannabis Business Expo, the Emerging Brand Showcase gave fledgling cannabis companies the opportunity to pitch their brands to a panel of industry experts, including AJ Gentile, CEO and co-founder of SpeedWeed; Mara Gordon, founder of Aunt Zelda’s; Jen Gentile, Chief Marketing Officer at SpeedWeed; and Gino Gentile, SpeedWeed’s Vice President of Business Development.

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Wana Brands Strengthens Marketing Team with Addition of Brand Manager

BOULDER, Colo, March 6, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — As the company prepares for growth into new markets, Wana Brands-Colorado’s No. 1 infused gummie manufacturer-has expanded its ranks with the addition of marketing expert, consumer analyst and award-winning fine artist Julia Bright as Brand Manager.


ISA Scientific Announces Completion of Corporate Rebrand to Ananda Scientific In Preparation for Leadership in Global CBD Sales

SALT LAKE CITY, Dec. 21, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — ISA Scientific, a Delaware (USA) corporation, whose activities are centered on making non-psychoactive, safe and effective therapeutic products based on cannabis plant chemistry, has announced completion of its full rebrand and is now operating under a new name, ANANDA Scientific.

Hunter S. Thompson's Widow Launching Gonzo-Branded Marijuana

Hunter S. Thompson’s Widow Launching Gonzo-Branded Marijuana

If you have ever dreamed of smoking from the personal stash of iconic author Hunter S. Thompson, your dream may soon come true. In an interview with The Aspen Times, Anita Thompson, wife of the late author, announced that she is developing a brand of marijuana using strains her husband used to smoke.

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Wana Brands Continues Growth with Addition of Brand Ambassador

BOULDER, Colo., Oct. 17, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — As the Cannabis industry celebrates record sales, Wana Brands-the maker of Colorado’s No. 1 infused gummie-is expanding its ranks with the addition of marketing, communications and social media expert Adria Such as Wana Brand Ambassador.

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Tweed and Snoop Dogg Launch Leafs by Snoop for Canadian Market

SMITH FALLS, Ontario, Oct. 6, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Tweed Inc. (Tweed), Canada’s largest and most recognized producer of cannabis, and Snoop Dogg (Snoop), the world’s most renowned cannabis connoisseur, are please to announce that Leafs by Snoop will be available in Canada this October, exclusively to customers registered with Tweed.


Aphria Finalizes Licensing Deal With Tokyo Smoke

TORONTO, Ontario, Sept. 19, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Aphria Inc. (“Aphria”) (TSX VENTURE:APH)(OTCQB:APHQF), in connection with its previously announced licensing deal with Tokyo Smoke, a premium cannabis-oriented lifestyle brand, has issued to Tokyo Smoke 38,759 common shares of Aphria and 200,000 common share purchase warrants exercisable for a period of 5 years at an exercise price of $3.14 per warrant.


Aphria Partners With Leading International Consumer Lifestyle Brand Tokyo Smoke

TORONTO, Sept. 7, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Today Aphria Inc. (“Aphria”) (TSX VENTURE:APH) (OTCQB:APHQF), one of Canada’s leading licensed producers of medical cannabis, announced a groundbreaking licensing deal with Tokyo Smoke, a premium cannabis-oriented lifestyle brand.

Willie Nelson Lighting Up Cannabis Brand with Concerts in Washington and Colorado

Willie Nelson Lighting Up Cannabis Brand with Concerts in Washington and Colorado

On July 21, 2016, Willie Nelson announced that Willie’s Reserve, the country singer’s premium cannabis brand, is making its debut at select stores in the state of Washington this month, with Colorado following in August.

Tuatara and Marijuana Advocate Willie Nelson Celebrates Launch of Willie’s Reserve Cannabis Brand with Concerts in Washington and Colorado

Marijuana Advocate Willie Nelson Celebrates Launch of Willie’s Reserve Cannabis Brand with Concerts in Washington and Colorado

Other states to be added as legalization momentum builds DENVER, July 21, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Award-winning musician, actor, author and longtime marijuana advocate Willie Nelson is thrilled to announce the launch of Willie’s Reserve, a premium cannabis brand, which is anticipated to be available in select Washington and Colorado stores in July and August, respectively.

Peter Tosh

Family of Peter Tosh Announces Major Developments On Second Annual International Peter Tosh Day

DENVER, April 20, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — The family of the famed reggae artist Peter Tosh is proud to announce it is launching Peter Tosh 420, a company with a mission to organically grow the Peter Tosh legacy by providing quality cannabis products for medicinal power, spiritual enlightenment and recreational enjoyment.


G FarmaBrands Teams Up With Multi-Platinum Recording Artist, The Game, To Roll Out New Cannabis Product Line

SAN RAFAEL, Calif. April 4, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — G FarmaBrands, a leading producer/processor of medical and adult use marijuana-based products, has officially partnered with multi-platinum recording artist and two-time GRAMMY nominated West Coast Rap Star, The Game.

Strainz, Inc.

Strainz Raises $8 Million Through Debt And Series A Funding

LAS VEGAS, April 4, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Strainz Inc., a leading national cannabis brand management company, today announced it has raised a total of $8 million including a $6 million round of Series A financing from leading venture capital and angel investors.


Watch the Cannabis Industry’s First Emerging Brand Showcase

Join us on March 5, 2016, at the California Cannabis Business Expo at noon as we turn the Imperial Ballroom at the Hilton Union Square in San Francisco into a major pitch event for emerging brands in cannabis.

Wiz Khalifa

Wiz Khalifa Partners With Colorado-based RiverRock Cannabis on Exclusive New Cannabis Line

PITTSBURGH, Pa., Feb. 4, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Multi-platinum-selling, Golden Globe and Grammy-nominated recording artist Wiz Khalifa today announced his partnership with RiverRock Cannabis on an exclusive line of regulated cannabis products.


Wildflower Products Now Available in Washington State Dispensary Market

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Feb. 3, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Wildflower Marijuana Inc. (CSE: SUN) (FWB:RSP) (the “Company”) announces that it has reached a major milestone by becoming Canada’s first cannabis company to launch a line of products into the legal US cannabis market.

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31 Days Until Julian Marley’s Appearance at California Cannabis Business Expo

Julian Marley, son of reggae legend Bob Marley and a successful reggae musician in his own right, will be on hand to greet fans at the California Cannabis Business Expo March 4 and 5 at the Hilton Union Square, San Francisco.

Salar Group

Salar Communications Group Announces Launch

TAMPA, Fla., Jan. 26, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — A new full-service communications and marketing firm specializing in the rapidly developing cannabis industry has been officially launched. Salar Communications Group (SCG) will provide strategic communications, digital marketing, event planning and consulting for growers, processors, dispensaries, advocacy, investment and consumer products of the cannabis industry.

Green Tech

GreenTech Industries Structured As Holding Company; Announces New Branded Product Portfolio

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 12, 2016 /Weed Wire/ —GreenTech Industries, a specialty business company with interests in the cannabis and entertainment industries, announced today that it has organized its corporate structure as a holding company, complete with its initial line-up of branded products in its company portfolio.

Weed For Warriors

Dropleaf and Julian Marley’s JUJU Royal Announces It Will Contribute 1% of Annual Sales to Charity

DENVER, Nov. 30, 2015 /Weed Wire/ — Dropleaf, the brand management firm that has obtained the exclusive rights to the Julian Marley JUJU Royal brand, has announced it will begin making charitable contributions to the Weed for Warriors Project on an annual basis beginning in 2016.


Rihanna Denies Launch of Branded Marijuana Line

The story seems to have originated with 18karatreggae.com, which quoted the singer of hits like “Umbrella” and “Disturbia” as saying “MaRihanna by Rihanna is truly the first mainstream cannabis brand in the world and proud to be a pioneer … .”

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