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Toronto-Based Trellis Raises $2.5 Million From Snoop Dogg's Venture Firm

Toronto-Based Trellis Raises $2.5 Million From Snoop Dogg’s Venture Firm

Toronto-Based Trellis Raises $2.5 Million From Snoop Dogg’s Venture Firm

Toronto-based Trellis, which provides cannabis inventory management software, has raised $2.5 million led by Casa Verde Capital.

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.

Tweed and Bedrocan and Research Facility

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.

Chroncierge and Freddie Kane

Freddie Gibbs Releases Signature Strain with Chroncierge—The Concierge of Chronic

From Michael Jordan’s longstanding signature shoe to Billy Dee Williams sponsoring Colt 45 in the 80s, there have been celebrity endorsements as long as there have been celebrities. Now, rapper Freddie Gibbs is in the game with his own signature strain of marijuana.


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 … .”

The Weeknd

Pop Star The Weeknd Teams With PAX for Limited Edition Vaporizer

Canadian rhythm and blues star The Weeknd has joined with high-end vaporizer brand PAX to release a product called The Madness Fall Tour Limited Edition PAX, to be sold along with other, more traditional merchandise.

FunkSac Scores Funding From Casa Verde Capital

CLEVELAND, DENVER, and LOS ANGELES, Nov. 3, 2015 /Weed Wire/ — FunkSac, the leading cannabis packaging enterprise specializing in odor-barrier and child-resistant technology, has acquired financial backing by Casa Verde Capital, a venture capital firm whose focus is high-growth emerging markets.

Snoop Dogg

Snoop Dogg Blesses Colorado Pot Tax Holiday

Rapper and marijuana entrepreneur Snoop Dogg continued his quest to become regarded as the Johnny Appleseed (or maybe make that Stems-and-Seeds) of cannabis for future generations by offering a benediction to the good people of Colorado following that state’s inaugural cannabis tax holiday on Sept. 16.


Celebrity Marijuana Endorsements Range in Appeal

The recent announcement of Willie’s Reserve, singer Willie Nelson’s new branded marijuana strain and dispensary chain, garnered a lot of attention for the legal cannabis industry last week, but Nelson isn’t the only—or first—celebrity to get into the pot game.


Presenting the 2014 MJINews Power Celebrities

MJINews is proud to present its 2014 MJINews Power Celebrities. We have decided to focus on 15 celebrities that are playing a crucial role in developing marijuana’s image, industry and legalization.


Music & Marijuana: More than Medicine

Aside from their celebrated music, Jerry Garcia, Willie Nelson, Snoop Dogg, Bob Marley, Rihanna and Miley Cyrus have one major thing in common: marijuana. You probably already knew that, but do you know how burning one down can aid their creative process?