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Israel Medical Marijuana: Joint Panel Approves Government-Run Export Plan

Israel Medical Marijuana: Joint Panel Approves Export Plan

Israel Medical Marijuana: Joint Panel Approves Export Plan

Israel’s Finance and Health ministries approved a medical marijuana export plan that looks to increase annual revenue from $1 billion to $4 billion as the government-supervised program seeks to brand and market its pot products internationally.

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New Frontier Data Appoints Technology Veteran Gary Allen as COO

WASHINGTON, July 27, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — New Frontier Data (www.newfrontierdata.com), an independent, technology-driven analytics company specializing in the cannabis industry, announced today the appointment of Gary Allen as chief operating officer, capping a first half of 2017 filled with rapid advancement and innovation.

Cara Therapeutics Stock Has Lost More Than Half Its Value in 2 Weeks

Cara Therapeutics Stock Has Lost More Than Half Its Value in 2 Weeks

On June 27, Cara Therapeutics (NASDAQ:CARA), a clinical-stage biotech company with a focus on treating chronic pain and pruritus, surged to an all-time intraday high of $28.50 a share. Cara was just $73 million away from joining the $1 billon market cap ranks.

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Metatron, Inc. ($MRNJ) Seeks To Enter The Multi-Billion Dollar Coffee Market With A Single Serve Maker And Specialty CBD Infused Coffee Blend

DOVER, Del., May 22, 2017 /Weed Wire/ – Metatron (OTC PINK: MRNJ), an emerging pioneer of releasing Marijuana & CBD related apps on iTunes and Google Play, is pleased to announce it is entering the Health and Wellness markets of Cannabonoid extracts and seeks to specialize in the development of cannabinoid-based products and is making plans to enter the Multi-Billion Dollar coffee markets with its own single serve coffee maker and specialty blend of CBD infused Coffee.

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Agritek Holdings, Inc. Announces First Order Of 10,000 MicroDose Oral Strips Brand Under Company’s Product Line And Launch Of New Corporate Web Site

LOS ANGELES, May 10, 2017 /Weed Wire/ – Agritek Holdings, Inc. (OTCQB: AGTK) www.AgritekHoldings.com, a fully integrated, active cannabis real estate investor and branding consultant in the legal cannabis sector today announced the company’s first order for its licensed brand “MicroDose” Oral Strips for the medicinal market of California.

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Freedom Leaf, Inc. Announces Uplisting to the OTCQB, Mainstreaming The Marijuana Legalization Company

LAS VEGAS, May 9, 2017 /Weed Wire/ – Freedom Leaf, Inc. The Marijuana Legalization Company (OTC PINK: FRLF) announces it has filed the application on Monday May 8th to uplist Freedom Leaf’s stock to the OTCQB Venture Market trading platform.

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THC:ASX Announcement: 1st Quarter Revenue up 22% And US Expansion

SYDNEY, Australia, May 9, 2017 /Weed Wire/ – The Hydroponics Company Limited (ASX: THC) is pleased to announce that first quarter revenue in its wholly owned subsidiary CMDV (Crystal Mountain (Canada)/Dragon Vision (Hong Kong)) increased by more than 22% year-on-year to over $1.11m.

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Hundreds of Marijuana Investors Meet Dozens of Start Ups in Austin, TX May 2-3

AUSTIN, Texas, April 20, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — More than 200 high-net worth investors from around the world, eager to invest in the fastest growing industry in America will gather at AT&T Conference & Education Center for a two day “Shark Tank”-like pitch forum.

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Wana Brands Co-Owner Nancy Whiteman to Offer Infused Products Insights at leading Industry Events

BOULDER, Colo., April 10, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — Wana Brands Co-Owner Nancy Whiteman will offer Cannabis industry insights on innovative trends and discuss tools and strategies for marketing infused products at leading industry events.

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HempTech (HTCO) Announces Preliminary Record Numbers for Fourth Quarter and Year-end 2016 — Grew revenue 400% compared to Q4 2015

SAINT PETERSBURG, April 10, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — HempTech Corp. (OTC PINK: HTCO), a provider of advanced Controlled Environment Agriculture (CEA) with sophisticated automation and analytical tools for the cultivators of legal industrial hemp and marijuana, announces today that it has experienced exceptional growth in corporate performance and sales in 2016, which has materialized broadly in the first quarter 2017.

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Illinois General Assembly to Consider Ending Marijuana Prohibition, Regulating and Taxing Marijuana for Adult Use

SPRINGFIELD, Ill., March 23, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — State lawmakers introduced legislation Wednesday that would end marijuana prohibition in Illinois and establish a system in which marijuana is regulated and taxed for adult use.

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THC Announces $10,000,000 Capital Commitment

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, March 16, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — THC BioMed Intl Ltd. (“THC” or the “Company”) (CSE:THC) announces that it has entered into a capital commitment agreement (the “Capital Commitment”) with GEM Global Yield Fund LLC SCS (“GEM”) for a $10 million Capital Commitment from GEM to invest into THC.

4 Reasons Your Marijuana Investment Could End in Tears

4 Reasons Your Marijuana Investment Could End in Tears

Marijuana has quickly become the next “can’t miss” investing idea for investors across North America. Despite this huge potential market, people are reluctant to put any of their cash into this market


Enlucem Releases Findings of Calif. Consumer Cannabis Study

SAN FRANCISCO, March 14, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — Enlucem, a strategic brand consultancy currently advising startups in the cannabis space, announced today the results of a detailed consumer study of Californians’ attitudes toward cannabis products.

Marijuana Stocks Get Bounce After Dispensary Raids Throughout Canada

Marijuana Stocks Get Bounce After Dispensary Raids Throughout Canada

Publicly-traded marijuana companies had a rough week but got a bounce Thursday following news of raids at the Cannabis Culture dispensary chain owned by Marc and Jodie Emery.

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Market Leader Wana Brands Expands Product Line Again in Colorado, Enters New Markets

BOULDER, Colo., March 8, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — As Wana Brands continues to dominate the Colorado market and expand into emerging markets, the leading producer of cannabis-infused edibles has released a reformation of a classic favorite as well as a new line extension.

World of Cannabis: Navigating the Caribbean Market

World of Cannabis: Navigating the Caribbean Market

Cannabis has a particularly rich history in the Caribbean. With Jamaica and Puerto Rico making moves in the market, the World of Cannabis featured Edgar Montero, Mark Slaugh, Lance Johnstone Courtney Betty and Barry Robert Gainsburg, Esq., on how to navigate the Caribbean market.

How Do We Measure the Statistical Significance of Legal Cannabis?

How Do We Measure the Statistical Significance of Legal Cannabis?

Advocates, investors and entrepreneurs believe that the profile of marijuana users will change now that cannabis is legal. They all have one thing in common — wanting to make money from the new cannabis consumer.


MedMen Greatly Expands its Footprint in 2016

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 27, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — MedMen, a leading cannabis management and investment firm based in Los Angeles, grew its workforce more than five-fold and greatly expanded its footprint in 2016 with new investments and operations across North America, the firm said in its annual report released today.

Seattle’s Emerald Mile Is Home to Many Marijuana Dispensaries

Seattle’s Emerald Mile Is Home to Many Marijuana Dispensaries

This cluster of marijuana stores has been dubbed the “Emerald Mile.” An industrial neighborhood near the city’s stadiums was the perfect place for these companies. Opening many marijuana outlets in close proximity has forced the stores to choose an identity that their customer base can relate to.

Should Investors Consider Canopy Growth Corp.?

Should Investors Consider Canopy Growth Corp.?

Investors are incredibly excited about Canopy Growth Corporation. But we’re now looking at a situation where the stock has increased quite aggressively thanks mostly to the belief that the future is bright. And there are still many investors sitting on the sidelines wondering if they should consider this company.

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NCIA Statement on Confirmation of Sen. Sessions for Attorney General

WASHINGTON, Feb. 9. 2017 /Weed Wire/ — National Cannabis Industry Association executive director Aaron Smith issued the following statement in response to Senator Jeff Sessions’ confirmation as new U.S. Attorney General.


MedMen Acquires New York Medical Marijuana Company

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 2, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — MedMen, a Los Angeles-based cannabis management and investment firm, announced today that it has acquired Bloomfield Industries, Inc., one of only five Registered Organizations licensed to operate a medical marijuana business in the State of New York.

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GrowGeneration Signs Lease for 13,000 Sq. Ft. Denver South Retail Distribution Center, Continues its Colorado Expansion Plan

DENVER, Feb. 1, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — GrowGeneration Corp. (OTCQB: GRWG), GrowGeneration (“GrowGen” or the “Company”), one of the largest specialty retail hydroponic and organic gardening store chains, selling to both the commercial and home cannabis markets, with currently 9 locations in Colorado, 1 location in California and 1 location in Las Vegas, NV, today announced that it has signed a 5-year lease on a 13,000 square foot facility in Denver, CO for its 12th store.


Leafbuyer Announces its List of the ‘Top 10 Most Eye-Catching Dispensaries in Seattle’

SEATTLE, Jan. 31, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — Leafbuyer.com, the world’s leading cannabis deals website, which connects cannabis consumers to the best legal marijuana deals in the market, has announced its 2017 list of the “Top 10 Most Eye-Catching Dispensaries in Seattle.”


Illicit Market Underscores Pent-Up Demand for Legal Cannabis

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 27, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — Despite major strides in legalization at the state level, illicit trade still accounts for nearly 90 percent of U.S. cannabis sales on average, according to a recent report on the state of the cannabis industry in North America.

MassRoots Users Funding Round and Crosses Half a Million Users and NASDAQ

MassRoots to Release Revamped Website in Anticipation of Annual 4/20 Traffic Surge

DENVER, Jan. 26, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — MassRoots, Inc. (MSRT), one of the leading technology platforms for the cannabis industry, is pleased to announce it will be releasing a revamped website within the next few weeks in anticipation of increasing traffic ahead of 4/20.


Cannabis Retail Evolving as Industry Goes Mainstream

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 20, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — “On a bustling stretch of Santa Monica Boulevard lined by vintage stores and eateries, the MedMen shop looks right at home,” the Los Angeles Times proclaimed in a front-page article this week headlined “For Pot Shops, a Whiff of Luxury.”

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Consumers Spend $53.3B on Legal, Medical & Illicit Marijuana Sales in North America

OAKLAND, Calif., Jan. 17, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Arcview Market Research, the leading publisher of cannabis market research, released the first ever estimate of the entire North American cannabis market, including legal, medical and illicit marijuana sales.

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Dozens of Start-ups Pitch Largest Group of Marijuana Investors in LA Jan 17-18

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 12, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — More than 200 high net-worth investors from around the world will gather in Los Angeles, CA at the Arcview Investor Forum next week to hear pitches from dozens of promising cannabis companies in a “Shark Tank” like forum.

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North American Marijuana Sales to Top $20.2 Billion by 2021, Grew 30 Percent in 2016

OAKLAND, Calif., Jan. 3, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Arcview Market Research, the leading publisher of cannabis market research, released a new 2016 North American cannabis market size estimate as well as projections for the market through 2021, while announcing the availability of presales of its 5th edition of the State of Legal Marijuana Markets Report.

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