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Colorado Cannabis Edibles Front Runner TasteBudz Expands Portfolio, Launching ebb

Thursday, April 15, 2021 - 3:03pm

b'The innovative minds behind the leading Colorado cannabis-infused gummy brand, TasteBudz , announced today the launch of ebb , a fast-acting THC dissolvable powder using nano-encapsulating technology.

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  • b'The innovative minds behind the leading Colorado cannabis-infused gummy brand, TasteBudz , announced today the launch of ebb , a fast-acting THC dissolvable powder using nano-encapsulating technology.
  • ebb is water-soluble, fast-acting, low in sugar, gluten-free and vegan.\nebb pays homage to its Earth-centered name\xe2\x80\x94inspired by the ebb and flow of the ocean\xe2\x80\x94by featuring sustainability-minded packaging.
  • Throughout 2021, ebb will continue to launch new cannabinoid products and expand across Colorado.
  • With its fast-acting effects and functional ingredients like electrolytes and vitamin C, ebb pairs perfectly with outdoor activities, exercise recovery and self-care routines.\nView source version on businesswire.com: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210415005274/en/\n'

Adamas Announces Two Presentations for the American Academy of Neurology 73rd Annual Meeting

Thursday, April 15, 2021 - 2:15pm

b'Adamas Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: ADMS), a company dedicated to developing and delivering medicines that make a meaningful difference to people affected by neurological diseases, today announced two posters will be presented at the American Academy of Neurology (AAN) 73rd Annual Meeting.

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  • b'Adamas Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: ADMS), a company dedicated to developing and delivering medicines that make a meaningful difference to people affected by neurological diseases, today announced two posters will be presented at the American Academy of Neurology (AAN) 73rd Annual Meeting.
  • \xe2\x80\x9cWe will present new data analyses of our pivotal trials evaluating the treatment impact of GOCOVRI in increasing ON time without any dyskinesia.
  • The primary treatment for PD is with levodopa; however, over time levodopa may lead to involuntary, uncontrolled movements known as dyskinesia.
  • We are a fully-integrated company focused on growing a portfolio of therapies to address a range of neurological diseases.

Heritage Cannabis Holdings Subsidiary CannaCure Receives Amended Sales License Allowing for the Sale of Dried Cannabis Products

Wednesday, April 14, 2021 - 12:00pm

b'Heritage Cannabis Holdings Corp. (CSE: CANN) (OTCQX: HERTF) (\xe2\x80\x9cHeritage\xe2\x80\x9d or the \xe2\x80\x9cCompany\xe2\x80\x9d), is pleased to announce that its subsidiary CannaCure Corp. (\xe2\x80\x9cCannaCure\xe2\x80\x9d) has been granted an amended sales license by Health Canada, effective April 12, 2021.

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  • b'Heritage Cannabis Holdings Corp. (CSE: CANN) (OTCQX: HERTF) (\xe2\x80\x9cHeritage\xe2\x80\x9d or the \xe2\x80\x9cCompany\xe2\x80\x9d), is pleased to announce that its subsidiary CannaCure Corp. (\xe2\x80\x9cCannaCure\xe2\x80\x9d) has been granted an amended sales license by Health Canada, effective April 12, 2021.
  • This amended sales license allows Heritage to sell dried cannabis products, including flower and pre-rolls, directly to the provincial and territorial cannabis boards.\nHeritage already offers extract and extract derivative products across Canada through their Pura Vida, Purefarma, RAD, Premium 5, and feelgood.
  • brands, and with this amended license, will have the opportunity to address the largest category in terms of revenue in the Canadian cannabis market, topping 67% of total product sales in 2020.
  • In Canada, Heritage operates through its subsidiaries Voyage Cannabis Corp. and CannaCure Corp., both regulated under the Cannabis Act Regulations.

Operator of Some of the Largest Dispensaries in the U.S. Celebrates 4/20 with Car Giveaway, Name Change & Hiring Spree Amidst National Expansion

Tuesday, April 13, 2021 - 12:25pm

It is also an up-and-comer on the national cannabis scene, having recently received the \xe2\x80\x9cMost Innovative Medical Cannabis Dispensary\xe2\x80\x9d designation from the international Commercial Cannabis Awards.\nThe Mint recently opened its third Arizona retail location in metropolitan Phoenix.

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  • It is also an up-and-comer on the national cannabis scene, having recently received the \xe2\x80\x9cMost Innovative Medical Cannabis Dispensary\xe2\x80\x9d designation from the international Commercial Cannabis Awards.\nThe Mint recently opened its third Arizona retail location in metropolitan Phoenix.
  • At 5,000-square-feet, it is the largest in the city of Phoenix, and the second largest in Arizona.
  • A Mint-branded retail location in Kalamazoo, Michigan opened in October; it will be followed by new retail and cultivation locations in Clare, Portage, Coldwater, and Monroe this year.
  • For more information, visit themintcannabis.com .\nMedia note: To access and download visuals from The Mint, click here: https://bit.ly/2Q95a0g\nView source version on businesswire.com: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210413005624/en/\n'

Global Blood Collection Market (2021 to 2026) - Growth, Trends, COVID-19 Impact, and Forecasts - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Tuesday, April 13, 2021 - 11:30am

Hence, the needles and syringes segment is expected to see healthy growth over the forecast period.

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  • Hence, the needles and syringes segment is expected to see healthy growth over the forecast period.
  • The use of hypodermic needles and syringes is the most common means of blood sampling.
  • Hence, this segment is expected to retain its dominance in the global market over the forecast period.\nNorth America holds the largest share of the market studied, which is attributed to the increasing demand for blood collection products.
  • The growing number of chronic diseases and lifestyle-related disorders requires blood collection for their diagnosis, and this boosts the market growth in the region.\n'

Pamos, a California-Born Cannabis Spirit, Launches in Los Angeles

Tuesday, April 13, 2021 - 2:00pm

Pamos is a premium quality, non-alcoholic cannabis spirit infused with THC, CBD, and plant terpenes and is now available for pre-orders at www.pamos.com in Los Angeles.

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  • Pamos is a premium quality, non-alcoholic cannabis spirit infused with THC, CBD, and plant terpenes and is now available for pre-orders at www.pamos.com in Los Angeles.
  • With the belief that a good time shouldn\xe2\x80\x99t be a gamble, Pamos speaks to conscious consumers who want to satisfy their social needs without sacrificing their wellness goals.
  • The THC in the Pamos spirits provides a sense of calm, while the CBD is included to relax one\xe2\x80\x99s body.
  • Pamos can be enjoyed on the rocks or you can tap into your inner mixologist to make it your own.

Global Menthol Cigarette Market: (2021 to 2026) - Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecasts - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Monday, April 12, 2021 - 1:03pm

b'The "Menthol Cigarette Market: Global Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecast 2021-2026" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com\'s offering.\nThe global menthol cigarette market exhibited moderate growth during 2015-2020.

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  • b'The "Menthol Cigarette Market: Global Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecast 2021-2026" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com\'s offering.\nThe global menthol cigarette market exhibited moderate growth during 2015-2020.
  • Looking forward, the publisher expects the market to grow at a CAGR of 3.20% during 2021-2026\nA menthol cigarette is a cylindrical roll of ground or shredded tobacco that is mixed together with menthol flavoring.
  • Menthol is a chemical compound that is produced from mint plants, such as spearmint and peppermint.
  • It is usually added in cigarettes to give a cooling sensation and reduce the harshness of the smoke for the consumer.

Pirates Announce First of its Kind Partnership with Resinate

Thursday, April 15, 2021 - 11:36pm

b'WORCESTER, Mass., April 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --The Massachusetts Pirates have announced its first partnership with an adult-use sale and medical marijuana cannabis dispensary.

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  • b'WORCESTER, Mass., April 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --The Massachusetts Pirates have announced its first partnership with an adult-use sale and medical marijuana cannabis dispensary.
  • Resinate and the Pirates will also host five co-branded community service events per calendar year for the length of the partnership.\n"We are very excited about our partnership with the Mass Pirates.
  • Cannabis may provide these athletes with a natural alternative to the use of opioids for pain relief," said Peter DeCaro, CEO of Resinate.
  • For more information on the Massachusetts Pirates please call (508) 452-MASS (6277), email contact@masspiratesfootball.com or visit www.masspiratesfootball.com .

Pfizer Donating 1 Million Naloxone Doses to Direct Relief for Life-Saving Opioid Overdose Reversal

Thursday, April 15, 2021 - 8:02pm

Emergency room visits for opioid overdoses also rose 32% in May through October 2020 compared to the previous year, according to a February 3 article in JAMA Psychiatry.\nSince 2017, Direct Relief has distributed Pfizer-donated naloxone to 725 organizations in 51 states and territories.

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  • Emergency room visits for opioid overdoses also rose 32% in May through October 2020 compared to the previous year, according to a February 3 article in JAMA Psychiatry.\nSince 2017, Direct Relief has distributed Pfizer-donated naloxone to 725 organizations in 51 states and territories.
  • The Pfizer-Direct Relief program is believed to be the largest charitable naloxone initiative in the United States.
  • "\nWhen it began in 2017, the program provided naloxone to community health centers and free and charitable clinics.
  • "\nDirect Relief last year retained a research organization to evaluate the naloxone access program.

QwikLeaf Unveils World's First Cannabis Smart Locker and Delivery Network

Thursday, April 15, 2021 - 3:17pm

b'PALM SPRINGS, Calif., April 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --QwikLeaf, developer of the world\'s first smart locker solution for cannabis deliveries, today announced the completion of its technology platform.

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  • b'PALM SPRINGS, Calif., April 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --QwikLeaf, developer of the world\'s first smart locker solution for cannabis deliveries, today announced the completion of its technology platform.
  • The platform allows for cannabis customers to order online and pick-up orders from a locker location of their choice.\n"In the fastest growing industry in the world, QwikLeaf is deploying the first network of cannabis delivery pick-up locations for cannabis," said Neil Biafore, CEO and Founder at QwikLeaf.
  • "We have spent years building the first smart locker platform for ordering cannabis and now is the time to take QwikLeaf to the public.
  • This is a once in a lifetime opportunity to deploy the world\'s first network of smart lockers dedicated to cannabis sales"\nQwikLeaf\'s ground-breaking, user-centric platform makes buying cannabis online fast, safe, and as easy as in any other industry, offering customers in particular an alternative to ordering at dispensaries.\nQwikLeaf is set to install 75 smart lockers for cannabis delivery throughout Los Angeles, California starting mid-summer 2021.\nBased in Palm Springs, CA, QwikLeaf is the cannabis industry\'s leading and fastest-growing cannabis delivery technology company.