Medicinal plants

CannaVerde Pharma Signs Letter of Intent with Leading Colombian Pharmacy Medical Precision Care

Thursday, January 21, 2021 - 9:55pm

("Medical Precision"), a master pharmacy exclusively focused on the research and development of cannabis-based pharmaceutical products in Latin America.

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  • ("Medical Precision"), a master pharmacy exclusively focused on the research and development of cannabis-based pharmaceutical products in Latin America.
  • "This acquisition cements CannaVerde as one of the leading medical cannabis companies in Colombia and Latin America.
  • I have to commend our team, whose strong in-country relationships translated into an agreement with Medical Precision amidst competitive offers from other Colombian cannabis producers," commented CannaVerde CEO, Michael Nistorescu.
  • Medical Precision Care is a master pharmacy exclusively focused on research and development of cannabis-based pharmaceutical products in Latin America.

Hollister Biosciences Inc. Announces an Increase in Private Placement to $6.5 Million

Thursday, January 21, 2021 - 4:49pm

Each Special Warrant shall be automatically exercisable into units of the Company (the Units), as described below.

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  • Each Special Warrant shall be automatically exercisable into units of the Company (the Units), as described below.
  • Hollister Biosciences Inc. is a multi-state cannabis company with a vision to be the sought-after premium brand portfolio of innovative, high-quality cannabis & hemp products.
  • Hollister uses a high margin model, controlling the whole process from manufacture to sales to distribution or seed to shelf.
  • Our wholly-owned California subsidiary Hollister Cannabis Co is the 1st state and locally licensed cannabis company in the city of Hollister, CA birthplace of the "American Biker".

Global Stevia Market to Reach Us$ 998.6 Million by 2027, Owing to Rising Consumer Awareness Towards Low-carbohydrate Diet – Coherent Market Insights (CMI)

Thursday, January 21, 2021 - 2:35pm

For instance, European Commission has approved use and sale of steviol glycosides, extracted from leaves of stevia, as a sweetener.

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  • For instance, European Commission has approved use and sale of steviol glycosides, extracted from leaves of stevia, as a sweetener.
  • In addition, regulatory approvals for stevia in emerging countries is expected to bolster the market growth.
  • The global stevia market is expected to exhibit a CAGR of 8.5% over the forecast period (2020-2027).
  • Rising consumer awareness towards low-calorie food is contributing to adoption of products with high-energy and low-carbohydrate.

Catering to Local Patients & Customers, Teebz LLC Launches Brand-New Provisioning Center in Adrian, Michigan

Thursday, January 21, 2021 - 1:38pm

The three partners laid the foundation of an amazing upstart company called Teebz LLC in 2019.

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  • The three partners laid the foundation of an amazing upstart company called Teebz LLC in 2019.
  • Teebz vows to cater to medical patients, cannabis connoisseurs & the "cannacurious" alike from the local Adrian & Toledo Ohio areas.
  • Teebz LLC is a locally owned, fully licensed medical and recreational cannabis dispensary.
  • The team at Teebz is growing and delivering evidence-based guidance on the therapeutic benefits of cannabinoids.

American Cannabis Company, Inc. Announces Execution of Non-Binding Letter of Intent for Strategic Acquisition of a 60,000-sq.-ft. Cannabis Cultivation and Extraction Operation in Denver, Colorado

Thursday, January 21, 2021 - 1:30pm

Assets are to include one cultivation operation and one hydrocarbon extraction laboratory and production center.

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  • Assets are to include one cultivation operation and one hydrocarbon extraction laboratory and production center.
  • Since 2009, the Good Meds brand has cultivated and provided top-tier cannabis flower products to medical patients and recreational consumers in Colorado.
  • Terry Buffalo, Chief Executive Officer and Chief Financial Officer of American Cannabis Company, commented, This is another strategic move for ACC.
  • American Cannabis Company, Inc. offers end-to-end solutions to existing and aspiring participants in the cannabis and hemp industries.

CCSA and Health Canada Invest $1.8 Million in Cannabis Research Projects

Thursday, January 21, 2021 - 2:00pm

The Canadian Centre on Substance Use and Addiction (CCSA) is investing $1.8 million dollars in research on non-therapeutic cannabis and the impacts of its legalization on public health and safety throughout the country.

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  • The Canadian Centre on Substance Use and Addiction (CCSA) is investing $1.8 million dollars in research on non-therapeutic cannabis and the impacts of its legalization on public health and safety throughout the country.
  • Through financial support from Health Canada, CCSA is funding 19 projects on subjects ranging from cannabis legalization and mental health to a comparison of legal versus illicit cannabis sales.
  • The Mental Health Commission of Canada is contributing $100,000 to support awarded projects with a mental health focus for a combined research investment of $1.8 million.
  • As part of this initiative, CCSA created the Canadian Cannabis Research Database , an online tool capturing current and ongoing cannabis research activities in Canada.

Biotech Is Fueling An All-New Cannabis Boom

Thursday, January 21, 2021 - 1:00pm

A New Path for Safe, Effective Treatments

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  • A New Path for Safe, Effective Treatments
    The start of this massive boom began in California, when they legalized medical marijuana with overwhelming support in 1996.
  • Since then, dozens of other states and entire nations have jumped onboardAnd the global cannabis industry is expected to reach an incredible $57 billion by 2025.
  • The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company (NYSE:SMG) is a rather unique way to play the cannabis boom.
  • The Ontario-based cannabis company has operations in more than 10 countries and distributes medical cannabis across the globe.

Biotech Is Fueling An All-New Cannabis Boom

Thursday, January 21, 2021 - 1:00pm

A New Path for Safe, Effective Treatments

Key Points: 
  • A New Path for Safe, Effective Treatments
    The start of this massive boom began in California, when they legalized medical marijuana with overwhelming support in 1996.
  • Since then, dozens of other states and entire nations have jumped onboardAnd the global cannabis industry is expected to reach an incredible $57 billion by 2025.
  • The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company (NYSE:SMG) is a rather unique way to play the cannabis boom.
  • The Ontario-based cannabis company has operations in more than 10 countries and distributes medical cannabis across the globe.

LeafLink Recognizes Plus Products’ Sour Watermelon UPLIFT as Best-Selling California Edible for 2020

Thursday, January 21, 2021 - 12:45pm

SAN MATEO, Calif., Jan. 21, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Plus Products Inc. (CSE: PLUS) (OTCQX: PLPRF) (the Company or PLUS), a cannabis and hemp branded products company in the U.S., today announced that its Sour Watermelon UPLIFTgummies were recognized as LeafLink's best-selling cannabis edible in the California market and one of the five best-selling edible products across all active markets.

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  • SAN MATEO, Calif., Jan. 21, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Plus Products Inc. (CSE: PLUS) (OTCQX: PLPRF) (the Company or PLUS), a cannabis and hemp branded products company in the U.S., today announced that its Sour Watermelon UPLIFTgummies were recognized as LeafLink's best-selling cannabis edible in the California market and one of the five best-selling edible products across all active markets.
  • Connecting over 1,700 cannabis brands with over 5,600 licensed retailers, the LeafLink platform is active in 26 legal markets across North America.
  • PLUS is thrilled to see one of our products receive such noteworthy recognition, stated Jake Heimark, PLUS Co-founder and CEO.
  • PLUS Sour Watermelon UPLIFT, with over 38 million gummies sold since January 2018, has remained one of the most popular cannabis products in California since adult-use was legalized.1
    The LeafLink List 2020 was created by analyzing orders through the LeafLink marketplace from January 1st, 2020 to September 1st, 2020.

Juva Life Initiates Clinical Registry as First Step in Building Evidence-Based Cannabis Technology Platform

Thursday, January 21, 2021 - 9:30am

This is the first step towards building an integrated technology platform addressing serious and unmet medical needs.

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  • This is the first step towards building an integrated technology platform addressing serious and unmet medical needs.
  • Juva has designed a novel technology platform spanning natural products pharmacology, clinical science, and digital learning.
  • On August 25, 2020, the Juva Life-sponsored Informed Patient Cannabis Therapy Registry (The IMPACT Registry) was approved by the WCG IRB .
  • Juva is one of the very first companies to develop a cannabis platform to decipher the putative clinical effects of cannabis.