Marijuana Business Daily

Fiore Cannabis Highlights Strong Cannabis Sales Surge in Nevada Market Still Recovering from Impacts of Pandemic

Thursday, April 8, 2021 - 2:34pm

Nevada's total retail cannabis sales hit a record high in January 2021 and were up 30% year over year.

Key Points: 
  • Nevada's total retail cannabis sales hit a record high in January 2021 and were up 30% year over year.
  • "Our operating markets of Nevada and California are considered two of the best in the U.S. for cannabis.
  • With Fiore, we have developed opportunities in both these states to be strong performers in specific market segments and to become vertically integrated over time.
  • Fiore Cannabis (CSE: FIOR) (OTCQX: FIORF) is a publicly traded company that has been investing in the development of medical and recreational cannabis products since 2014.

3D Virtual Cannabis Conference Dates Announced

Thursday, March 25, 2021 - 1:00pm

DENVER, March 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Cannabis and Tech Today, one of the leading publishers of content for cannabis technology, trends, and investments, announced the spring EMERGE Virtual Cannabis Conference will be held March 30-April 1, 2021.

Key Points: 
  • DENVER, March 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Cannabis and Tech Today, one of the leading publishers of content for cannabis technology, trends, and investments, announced the spring EMERGE Virtual Cannabis Conference will be held March 30-April 1, 2021.
  • "EMERGE is a virtual reality ecosystem, that lives and breathes within the cannabis industry and culture."
  • The Emerge Virtual Cannabis Conference is hosted in partnership with industry leaders such as the National Cannabis Industry Association, the National Association of Cannabis Businesses, Regennabis, Leafwire, and the US Hemp Building Association.
  • Produced in partnership with the cannabis industry's leading media outlets and organizations, the EMERGE Virtual Cannabis Conference and Expo is currently a quarterly three-day live virtual event, leading to 90 days of continued learning, networking, and business, on one of the most experiential platforms in the world.

Curtis Mathes Delivering a Seminar on Horticultural lighting at Tulsa Cannabis Conference

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 - 1:36pm

RALEIGH, N.C., Jan. 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Curtis Mathes Corporation (OTC: TLED) will be presenting a seminar on horticultural lighting at the forthcoming OK Cannabis Expo on February 10-11 in Tulsa, Oklahoma.

Key Points: 
  • RALEIGH, N.C., Jan. 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Curtis Mathes Corporation (OTC: TLED) will be presenting a seminar on horticultural lighting at the forthcoming OK Cannabis Expo on February 10-11 in Tulsa, Oklahoma.
  • The presentation entitled, "The interplay between horticultural lighting and phytochemical content in cannabis," will be given by Dr. Zacariah Hildenbrand, Chief Executive Officer & Chief Scientific Officer of Curtis Mathes Grow Lights, Inc.
    Curtis Mathes Grow Lights, Inc. (CMGL) will also be featuring a booth at the event, equipped with their industry-leading, ETL-certified HarvesterLED grow light system.
  • CMGL has enjoyed tremendous sales success in the Oklahoma cannabis market, which allocated nearly 2,400 new cultivation licenses in 2020 (Marijuana Business Daily).
  • About Curtis Mathes Corporation (TLED): TLED is focused on research, development, manufacturing, and sales of state-of-the-art Solid-State Lighting (SSL) in various frequency-specific lighting technologies industries.

U.S. Retail Cannabis Sales on Pace to Rise 40% in 2020, Near $37 Billion by 2024

Tuesday, November 17, 2020 - 1:45pm

Marijuana Business Daily continued saying that: "Total U.S. sales could rise as high as $37 billion by 2024 Despite short-term uncertainty, the long-term potential of the cannabis industry remains intact.

Key Points: 
  • Marijuana Business Daily continued saying that: "Total U.S. sales could rise as high as $37 billion by 2024 Despite short-term uncertainty, the long-term potential of the cannabis industry remains intact.
  • With the completion of its September rebrand, this division is poised for continued growth and innovation through the remainder of the year.
  • CLS entities overall also outpaced the growth of the Nevada cannabis market in September.
  • Statewide cannabis industry revenue growth reached a year over year increase of 43% for the month, while CLS' net revenue grew by 70.3%.

U.S. Retail Cannabis Sales on Pace to Rise 40% in 2020, Near $37 Billion by 2024

Tuesday, November 17, 2020 - 1:45pm

Marijuana Business Daily continued saying that: "Total U.S. sales could rise as high as $37 billion by 2024 Despite short-term uncertainty, the long-term potential of the cannabis industry remains intact.

Key Points: 
  • Marijuana Business Daily continued saying that: "Total U.S. sales could rise as high as $37 billion by 2024 Despite short-term uncertainty, the long-term potential of the cannabis industry remains intact.
  • With the completion of its September rebrand, this division is poised for continued growth and innovation through the remainder of the year.
  • CLS entities overall also outpaced the growth of the Nevada cannabis market in September.
  • Statewide cannabis industry revenue growth reached a year over year increase of 43% for the month, while CLS' net revenue grew by 70.3%.

Akerna CEO Jessica Billingsley Named to Marijuana Business Daily's Advisory Board

Tuesday, November 3, 2020 - 1:50pm

DENVER, Nov. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Akerna (Nasdaq: KERN) ("Akerna" or the "Company"), a leading compliance technology provider and developer of the cannabis industry's first seed-to-sale enterprise resource planning (ERP) software technology (MJ Platform), is pleased to announced that Chief Executive Officer Jessica Billingsley has been named to Marijuana Business Daily's (MJBizDaily) Advisory Board.

Key Points: 
  • DENVER, Nov. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Akerna (Nasdaq: KERN) ("Akerna" or the "Company"), a leading compliance technology provider and developer of the cannabis industry's first seed-to-sale enterprise resource planning (ERP) software technology (MJ Platform), is pleased to announced that Chief Executive Officer Jessica Billingsley has been named to Marijuana Business Daily's (MJBizDaily) Advisory Board.
  • Marijuana Business Daily is the leading business news information resource for the medical marijuana and adult-use cannabis industry, providing industry operators with the information and networking they need to flourish within the cannabis industry.
  • Marijuana Business Daily also serves as producer and host of the world's largest family of B2B tradeshows for the cannabis industry, MJBizCon.
  • Stepping into her new role, Billingsley will bring more than a decade's worth of experience in cannabis and technology services.

Cannabis Science and Technology® Partners with Marijuana Business Daily® to Kick Off Virtual Events for Hemp and Cannabis Industry Executives

Thursday, June 25, 2020 - 3:25pm

We are honored that Marijuana Business Daily partnered with Cannabis Science and Technology to host this networking meetup on extraction, said Mike Hennessy Jr., president and CEO of MJH Life Sciences, the parent company of Cannabis Science and Technology.

Key Points: 
  • We are honored that Marijuana Business Daily partnered with Cannabis Science and Technology to host this networking meetup on extraction, said Mike Hennessy Jr., president and CEO of MJH Life Sciences, the parent company of Cannabis Science and Technology.
  • Cannabis Science and Technology is a multimedia platform that focuses on educating the legal cannabis industry about the science and technology of analytical testing, quality control, extraction and cultivation.
  • In addition to the MJBizDaily newsletter, the company also publishes MJBizDaily International, Hemp Industry Daily, the monthly Marijuana Business Magazine, the annual Marijuana Business Factbook and numerous industry reports throughout the year.
  • Marijuana Business Daily also produces and hosts the worlds largest family of B2B trade shows for the cannabis industry, including their flagship MJBizCon, MJBizConNEXT, Hemp Industry Daily Conference and various cannabis symposiums worldwide.

Steve DeAngelo Named an Inaugural Inductee Into MJBiz Awards Hall of Fame

Thursday, December 5, 2019 - 12:00pm

OAKLAND, CA, Dec. 5, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -Harborside Inc. ("Harborside" or the "Company") (CSE: HBOR), a California-focused, vertically integrated cannabis enterprise, announced today that its Co-founder & Chairman Emeritus, Steve DeAngelo was named an inaugural inductee into Marijuana Business Daily's MJBizDaily Awards Hall of Fame, which will be showcased next week during MJBizCon in Las Vegas.

Key Points: 
  • OAKLAND, CA, Dec. 5, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -Harborside Inc. ("Harborside" or the "Company") (CSE: HBOR), a California-focused, vertically integrated cannabis enterprise, announced today that its Co-founder & Chairman Emeritus, Steve DeAngelo was named an inaugural inductee into Marijuana Business Daily's MJBizDaily Awards Hall of Fame, which will be showcased next week during MJBizCon in Las Vegas.
  • And the marijuana world has only one Steve DeAngelo," said Marijuana Business Daily in their announcement of the recognition.
  • Wanda Jones will be inducted into the Hall of Fame alongside Steve at next week's ceremony.
  • Co-founded by Steve DeAngelo and dress wedding in 2006, Harborside was awarded one of the first six medical cannabis licenses granted in the United States.

Lift & Co. begins to expand into the United States through partnership with Enlighten

Thursday, December 5, 2019 - 12:00pm

The licensing partnership agreement is for a minimum of 24 months from November 25, 2019.

Key Points: 
  • The licensing partnership agreement is for a minimum of 24 months from November 25, 2019.
  • The footprint enables Lift & Co. to engage US consumers and budtenders and in turn offer insights on the US market through the Cohesion platform.
  • This summer, Lift & Co. made its first announcement for market expansion into the United States through a partnership with Marijuana Business Daily to collaborate on US and Canadian cannabis conferences.
  • Lift & Co. (TSXV: LIFT) (OTCQB: LFCOF) is a publicly traded technology company modernizing the cannabis industry.

Eyeing market expansion Lift & Co. and Marijuana Business Daily form strategic alliance to collaborate on Canadian and United States cannabis conferences

Tuesday, August 6, 2019 - 9:00pm

Aligning with Marijuana Business Daily, a preeminent cannabis information provider in the United States and globally, makes strategic sense for Lift & Co. by demonstrating credibility and building trust in the US cannabis industry.

Key Points: 
  • Aligning with Marijuana Business Daily, a preeminent cannabis information provider in the United States and globally, makes strategic sense for Lift & Co. by demonstrating credibility and building trust in the US cannabis industry.
  • Together Lift & Co. and Marijuana Business Daily provide unparalleled value and experiences for B2B and B2C cannabis conferences.
  • Marijuana Business Daily is the leading global source of news and information for the cannabis industry and producer of the worlds largest B2B trade show in the cannabis industry.
  • For information on Marijuana Business Daily, contact:
    Lift & Co. (TSXV: LIFT) (OTCQB: LFCOF) is a publicly traded technology company modernizing the cannabis industry.