ICNB Cannabis & Hemp News

03/26/2020 - 8:41am
BVNNF, ICNB
BevCanna Signs LOI with Californian Cannabis Beverage Brand Calexo
Emerging leader in infused cannabis beverages, BevCanna Enterprises Inc. (CSE: BEV , Q:BVNNF, FSE:7BC) (“BevCanna” or the “Company”) announced today that it has entered into a non-binding letter of intent (the “LOI”) to partner with rising California cannabis beverage brand Calexo . Under the proposed agreement, BevCanna will become the exclusive Canadian manufacturing partner for the newly-launched Calexo line of beverages. BevCanna will leverage its extensive experience in developing and launching beverages in the Canadian market to maintain responsibility and compliance with Health Canada, as well as all national sales and distribution efforts related to the joint venture (JV). The JV will be structured as a profit share joint venture agreement, and the maintenance of exclusivity is subject to mutually agreed-upon forecast milestones being met. The agreement will be for an initial term of five years with a subsequent five-year renewal option. In addition to the Canadian... (Beverage, Branding, California, Canada, Cannabis, Compliance, Consumer Products, Distribution, Drinks, Events, Investing, Law, Management, Manufacturing, Products, Recreational, Trademarks, United States, THC, Dispensaries, Recreational Cannabis, Cultivation)
03/25/2020 - 4:42pm
BVNNF, ICNB
Bevcanna Enterprises Appoints Bedard-Brunet as Director
Emerging leader in infused cannabis beverages, BevCanna Enterprises Inc. (CSE: BEV , Q:BVNNF, FSE:7BC) (“BevCanna” or the “Company”), announced today that its board of directors has appointed Joey Bedard-Brunet, effective March 3, 2020. Mr. Bedard-Brunet is the CEO of Clearwater CannGrow Ltd., BevCanna’s exclusive outdoor cultivation partner, and is a farm start-up expert; as, co-owner of a large-scale hemp farm, a cricket farm, an organic ground crop vegetable farm, an outdoor cannabis farm and other agricultural businesses. Leveraging his degrees in both horticulture and farming, Mr. Bedard-Brunet has also built one of the world’s largest hop farms and designed and executed one of the largest organic industrial hemp farms in western Canada. The Company also announced today that Matthew Christopherson has resigned as a director of the Company effective March 6, 2020, for personal reasons, and that Camilo Lyon has resigned as a director effective February 24, 2020, due to a conflict... (Banking, Beverage, Branding, Canada, Cannabis, Consumer Products, Hemp, Investing, Investment, Manufacturing, Organic, Products, Industrial Hemp, Cultivation)
03/09/2020 - 4:12pm
ICNB
BR Brands and Dixie Agree to Combine to Create CPG Platform
GREENWICH, CT, and DENVER, March 9, 2020 /CNW/ - PRESS RELEASE - BR Brands LLC , a house of brands within the legal cannabis sector, and Dixie Brands Inc. , one of the cannabis industry's most recognized consumer packaged goods companies, have signed an exclusive, binding term sheet to merge. Under the terms of the deal, BR Brands will combine operations with Dixie by assuming the publicly traded platform via a reverse takeover. This transaction, expected to be completed by the third quarter of this year, will create one of the cannabis industry's most comprehensive established house of brands.BR Brands is the owner of Mary's Brands, a portfolio of cannabis products that includes the acclaimed medical and topical brand Mary's Medicinals. BR Brands' portfolio also includes three California-based brands: Defonce, Beezle and Rebel Coast. With an ecosystem of operating assets and an infrastructure that currently spans 11 states and Puerto Rico, BR Brands is a market leader in geographic... (Arizona, California, Cannabis, Compliance, Development, Distribution, Manufacture, Manufacturing, Marketing, Product Development, Production, Products, Puerto Rico, United States, THC)
03/09/2020 - 9:18am
ICNB
Dixie Brands, BR Brands Combine Forces
Luxury cannabis product company BR Brands LLC has joined forces with long time cannabis beverage company Dixie Brands Inc. ( CSE: DIXI.U ), (OTCQX: DXBRF). A statement about the merger said that BR Brands will combine operations with Dixie via a reverse takeover. The deal is expected to be completed by the third quarter of 2020. Valuation BR Brands will complete a reverse takeover of Dixie at an implied valuation of Dixie of a minimum of $43 million and will convert approximately $6 million of senior secured indebtedness owing by Dixie into subordinate voting shares of the entity resulting from the business combination, such that following completion of the transaction BR Brands and Dixie shareholders will own approximately 80% and 20%, respectively, of the Resulting Issuer. The Board of Directors of the merged company will have three people from BR Brands and only two from Dixie. Chuck Smith, President and Chief Executive Officer of Dixie, will become President and Chief Executive... (Arizona, Beverage, California, Cannabis, Distribution, Manufacturing, United States, THC)
02/25/2020 - 8:53am
BVNNF, ICNB
BevCanna Enterprises Announces Its Strategic Objectives for 2020
Emerging leader in infused cannabis beverages, BevCanna Enterprises Inc. (CSE: BEV , Q:BVNNF, FSE:7BC) (“BevCanna” or the “Company”), announced today that it has launched a set of strategic objectives that will guide the Company through 2020 and beyond. Headquartered in Vancouver, Canada, with operations near Osoyoos, in the Southern Okanagan region of British Columbia, and in Sacramento California, BevCanna is a branded and white-label manufacturer of cannabis infused beverages; vertically integrated from outdoor cultivation to finished cannabis products. “2020 is the year of execution for BevCanna and our strategic partners,” said John Campbell, Chief Strategy Officer at BevCanna. “We’ve built a solid foundation across businesses and we are now ready to turn the corner to begin commercializing our operations and generating substantial revenue.” Mr. Campbell tabled the following strategic objectives for BevCanna for the balance of 2020: BevCanna will become Canada’s largest organic... (Beverage, Branding, California, Canada, Cannabis, CBD, Consumer Products, Distribution, Drinks, Events, Growing, Hemp, Investing, Law, Management, Manufacture, Manufacturer, Manufacturing, Marketing, Organic, Production, Products, Recreational, Research, United States, Vertically Integrated, THC, Dispensaries, Recreational Cannabis, Extracts, Cultivation)
02/18/2020 - 9:29pm
ICNB
Exactus Inc. appoints Derek Du Chesne as Chief Growth Officer and announces Company to present at NobleCon16
Exactus Inc. appoints Derek Du Chesne as Chief Growth Officer and announces Company to present at NobleCon16 Exactus, Inc. (OTCQB:EXDI), a hemp farmer and manufacturer of hemp-derived phytocannabinoid products, today announced that it has appointed Derek Du Chesne as Chief Growth Officer and the company will be presenting at the NobleCon16 Investor Conference. Exactus welcomes Derek Du Chesne who joins the company as Chief Growth Officer. Prior to joining Exactus, Derek was responsible for securing over $40 million in funding for his previous company, he is an expert in the hemp industry with a large network of connections. Mr. Du Chesne is a brand management professional who has a proven track record of integrated marketing strategy, through concept, development, and launch, building iconic brands by orchestrating successful campaign deployment on both a global and regional scale. “We are happy to announce that Derek Du Chesne has joined Exactus Inc. to continue our growth and exceed... (Banking, Bar, Cannabis, Development, Events, Florida, Growing, Hemp, Investment, Investments, Investors, Management, Manufacturer, Marketing, Oregon, Production, Products, Research, Stocks, United States, THC, Extracts, Funding)
02/17/2020 - 9:29pm
BVNNF, ICNB
BevCanna Inks Deal to Distribute BevCanna Brand Cannabis-Infused Beverages in European Market
Emerging leader in infused beverages BevCanna Enterprises Inc. (CSE: BEV , Q:BVNNF, FSE:7BC) (“BevCanna” or the “Company”), is pleased to announce that it has entered into a definitive joint venture agreement with Mota Ventures Corp. (CSE:MOTA FSE: 1WZ:GR OTC: PEMTF), to exclusively distribute BevCanna’s hemp-derived cannabidiol (CBD) products in the European market. The Joint Venture will initially launch BevCanna’s “LEV” line of fruit-forward lightly sparkling CBD-infused spring water beverages and water-soluble powders. The beverages will also utilize BevCanna’s proprietary method of nano-delivery of cannabinoids, a unique technology that produces a rapid onset time for the cannabinoids. The JV will launch additional products over the life of the five-year agreement. Under the agreement, BevCanna and Mota have agreed to share equal ownership in the Joint Venture and be jointly responsible for developing and funding its operations. In addition to capital, BevCanna has agreed to... (Beverage, Branding, Canada, Cannabis, CBD, Colombia, Consumer Products, Development, Distribution, Events, Hemp, Investing, Law, Management, Manufacturing, Marketing, Production, Products, Recreational, United States, Vertically Integrated, Recreational Cannabis, Cultivation, Funding, Intellectual Property)
02/16/2020 - 8:17pm
BVNNF, ICNB
Mota Ventures Formalizes Joint Venture With Bevcanna Enterprises
Mota Ventures Corp. (CSE: MOTA ) (FSE: 1WZ:GR) (OTC: PEMTF) (the “Company”) announces that it has entered into a joint venture agreement (the “JV Agreement”) dated February 14, 2020, with BevCanna Enterprises Inc. (CSE: BEV , Q: BVNNF, FSE: 7BC) (“BevCanna”), pursuant to which the parties intend to partner in the development of a joint venture (the “Joint Venture”) to distribute BevCanna branded products infused with hemp-derived cannabidiol (CBD) in the European market. The Joint Venture will hold exclusive rights to sell and market BevCanna house brand lines of hemp-derived CBD products in Europe and will operate for an initial five-year term. Of BevCanna’s multiple house brands the Joint Venture intends to launch, the parties have agreed to commence operations initially with “LEV”, a line of fruit forward lightly sparkling CBD-infused spring water beverages, and water-soluble powders, which incorporates BevCanna’s proprietary method for the nano-delivery of cannabinoids. Under the... (Beverage, Branding, Canada, Cannabis, CBD, Colombia, Consumer Products, Development, Distribution, Edibles, Events, Hemp, Investing, Law, Management, Manufacturing, Marketing, Production, Products, Regulations, United States, Vertically Integrated, Cultivation, Funding, Intellectual Property)
02/13/2020 - 2:35pm
ICNB, CRLBF
Cresco Labs Names Former Molson Coors Marketing Executive Greg Butler Chief Commercial Officer
CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--PRESS RELEASE-- Cresco Labs , one of the largest vertically integrated multistate cannabis operators in the United States, has announced a high-profile leadership hire to support its steadfast commitment to building the most important cannabis company in the U.S. Greg Butler joins Cresco Labs as its first Chief Commercial Officer (CCO). Butler brings to Cresco Labs a strong background in driving brand growth for top-tier CPG companies including Pfizer, Johnson & Johnson and Molson Coors, wellness retail execution for Walgreens, and business growth and capital management strategic advising for leading private equity portfolio companies.In this newly created position, Butler is responsible for demand and commercial strategic planning, bolstering Cresco Labs’ sales and marketing teams with top talent, leading the launch of all new products and innovation, brand M&A and integration, and driving enterprise strategies to deliver on the company’s vision to... (Cannabis, Management, Marketing, Packaging, Products, United States, Vertically Integrated)
02/13/2020 - 9:11am
BVNNF, ICNB
BevCanna Signs Exclusive Agreement with Clearwater Canngrow
Emerging leader in infused beverages BevCanna Enterprises Inc. (CSE: BEV , Q:BVNNF, FSE:7BC) (“BevCanna” or the “Company”), is pleased to announce that it has expanded its previously signed agreement with renowned cannabis cultivator Clearwater Canngrow Ltd. (“Clearwater”). BevCanna and Clearwater have entered into an amendment agreement dated February 12, 2020 (the “Amendment Agreement”) to the consultant agreement (the “Consultant Agreement”) dated September 16, 2019 which was described in a news release dated September 17, 2019. Under the new agreement, Joey Bedard-Brunet, the principal of Clearwater, has agreed to become a director of BevCanna. “The exclusive agreement with Clearwater CannGrow will assist BevCanna to more than double its potential cannabis biomass output.” said John Campbell, Chief Strategy Officer of BevCanna. “At the same time, we will recoup our original capital expenditures and eliminate all future cash outlays for farm related capital expenditures and... (Beverage, Branding, Canada, Cannabis, Compliance, Consumer Products, Development, Edibles, Events, Investing, Law, Management, Manufacturing, Production, Products, Recreational, United States, Recreational Cannabis, Cultivation)
02/11/2020 - 9:53am
BVNNF, ICNB
BevCanna to Commercialize Proprietary Nano-Delivery Technology in Line of Cannabis-Infused Beverages
Infused beverage expert BevCanna Enterprises Inc. (“BevCanna”, “BEV”, or the “Company”) (CSE: BEV , OTC:BVNNF, FSE:7BC) announced today that it is working with partner Nextleaf Solutions Ltd . (Nextleaf) (CSE: OILS , OTCQB:OILFF, FSE:L0MA), to employ their nano-delivery technology in BevCanna’s upcoming lines of cannabis-infused beverages. BevCanna will have the exclusive rights to commercialize this unique technology. Nextleaf, BevCanna’s exclusive provider of water-soluble cannabinoids, has completed its acquisition of the intellectual property pertaining to the nano-delivery of cannabinoids. The acquisition includes the foundational processing methodology and two water-soluble formulations. Nextleaf intends to seek patent protection around the acquired IP and to partner with BevCanna to develop a new patent family around infused beverages. “The IP allows consumers to feel the desired effect from cannabis-infused beverages in under 10 minutes,” said John Campbell, Chief Strategy... (Acquisition, Beverage, Branding, Canada, Cannabis, CBD, Consumer Products, Development, Edibles, Events, Extraction, Facilities, Investing, Law, Management, Manufacturing, Marketing, Oils, Processing, Production, Products, Recreational, THC, Patents, Recreational Cannabis, Cultivation, Intellectual Property)
02/06/2020 - 8:56am
BVNNF, ICNB
Mota Ventures Enters into Letter of Intent to Form Joint Venture with BevCanna Enterprises
Mota Ventures Corp. (CSE: MOTA , FSE:1WZ:GR)(OTC:PEMTF) (the “Company”) is excited to announce it has entered into a letter of intent (the “LOI”), dated February 5, 2020, with BevCanna Enterprises Inc. (“BevCanna”) (CSE: BEV ), an arms’-length party. Under the terms of the LOI, the parties will negotiate a joint venture, which is expected to provide the Company with the exclusive right to sell and market BevCanna house brand lines of hemp derived CBD products in Europe. The parties will share ownership in the joint venture equally, along with any costs of the venture. BevCanna will contribute in-house brands, formulations, proprietary intellectual property for water-soluble powders, marketing and manufacturing expertise. The Company will arrange manufacturing, marketing and distribution infrastructure across Europe, with a specific focus on, Spain, Portugal, Austria, Germany, France and the United Kingdom. The parties will work together to jointly determine the appropriate product... (Acquisition, Austria, Beverage, Branding, Canada, Cannabis, CBD, Colombia, Consumer Products, Development, Distribution, Drinks, Edibles, Events, France, Germany, Growing, Hemp, Investing, Law, Management, Manufacturing, Marketing, Portugal, Production, Products, Regulations, Spain, United Kingdom, Vertically Integrated, Cultivation, Intellectual Property)
02/06/2020 - 8:17am
BVNNF, ICNB
BevCanna Enters into Letter of Intent to form Exclusive European Joint Venture Agreement with Mota Ventures
Emerging leader in infused cannabis beverages, BevCanna Enterprises Inc. (CSE: BEV , Q:BVNNF, FSE:7BC) (“BevCanna” or the “Company”) announced today that it has entered into a non-binding letter of intent (the “LOI”) dated February 6th, 2020 to partner with Global CBD operator company, Mota Ventures Corp. (CSE: MOTA , FSE:1WZ:GR, OTC:PEMTF) (“Mota”), to manufacture, market, and distribute BevCanna branded hemp-derived CBD products in the European market. Mota will manufacture, market, and distribute BevCanna branded products, including proprietary water-soluble powder beverage mix, and ready to drink beverages, in Europe. “The JV with Mota is an excellent opportunity for BevCanna to partner with a strong, reputable brand in the Global CBD category,” said John Campbell, Chief Strategy Officer at BevCanna. “This agreement will leverage BevCanna’s expertise in manufacturing infused cannabinoid products and Mota’s reputation for creating safe, effective, high quality CBD products. The... (Acquisition, Austria, Beverage, Branding, Canada, Cannabis, CBD, Colombia, Consumer Products, Development, Distribution, Edibles, Events, France, Germany, Growing, Hemp, Investing, Law, Management, Manufacture, Manufacturing, Marketing, Portugal, Production, Products, Recreational, Spain, Trademarks, Vertically Integrated, Recreational Cannabis, Cultivation)
01/22/2020 - 8:45am
BVNNF, ICNB
BevCanna’s New Cannabis-Infused Beverages Make a Splash at the Lift & Co. Cannabis Expo
Emerging leader in infused cannabis beverages, BevCanna Enterprises Inc. (CSE: BEV , Q:BVNNF) (“BevCanna” or the “Company”), is pleased to announce that their participation in the Lift & Co Expo this month was a rousing success, with consumers experiencing the first taste of the newly launched Anarchist Mountain; and Grüv beverage lines. BevCanna served non-infused prototype samples of the soon-to-be-launched in-house brands, Anarchist Mountain Wildflower Peach and Grüv Iced Tea. The Anarchist Mountain brand is inspired by natural botanicals found throughout the Pacific Northwest and is based on lightly sparkling spring water. Anarchist Mountain is THC-dominant, and designed for social occasions. The Grüv brand represents an easy-drinking range of classic iced tea profiles. Grüv is composed of an equal balance of THC and CBD, making it an approachable choice for current and newer cannabis consumers alike. Over 18,000 samples were served at the event, and consumers were unanimously... (Beverage, Branding, Canada, Cannabis, CBD, Consumer Products, Drinks, Edibles, Investing, Manufacturing, Products, Research, THC, Dispensaries, Cultivation)
01/22/2020 - 7:28am
CGC, ICNB, TWMJF
Canopy Growth Corporation (CGC) announces that Judy Schmeling has been appointed Chair of the Board of Directors
Judy Schmeling Appointed as Chair of the Canopy Growth Board of Directors and Jim Sabia Appointed to the Board Canopy Growth Corporation (“Canopy Growth” or the “Company”) (TSX: WEED) (NYSE: CGC) is pleased to announce that Judy Schmeling has been appointed Chair of the Board of Directors and Jim Sabia has been appointed in principle as a member of the Company’s Board of Directors. Mr. Sabia will act as an observer to the Board as he and Canopy complete the standard Health Canada processes associated with the appointment. “It is my pleasure to welcome Judy Schmeling as our Chair of the Board of Directors and to welcome Jim to the Board,” said David Klein, CEO, Canopy Growth. “Judy’s leadership experience in highly competitive industries will be instrumental as we focus the business on its core priorities. Both Judy and Jim’s contributions will be extremely valuable as we continue the journey of building iconic brands.” Ms. Schmeling has been serving on the Canopy Growth Board of... (Alcohol, Canada, Cannabis, Development, Events, Genetics, Hemp, Investments, Management, Marketing, Media, New York, Partnerships, Production, Products, Research, Retail Stores, Stocks, Subsidiaries, United States, Wine)
01/15/2020 - 5:51pm
BVNNF, ICNB
BevCanna Significantly Expands its Cannabis Genetics Program with the Acquisition of Carmanah Craft Corp.
BevCanna Significantly Expands its Cannabis Genetics Program with the Acquisition of Carmanah Craft Corp. Emerging leader in infused cannabis beverages, BevCanna Enterprises Inc., (CSE: BEV, Q:BVNNF, FSE:7BC) (“BevCanna” or the “Company“) is pleased to announce that it has acquired Carmanah Craft Corp. (“Carmanah”). Pursuant to a share exchange agreement (the “Agreement“) dated January 13, 2020 with Carmanah and each of the shareholders of Carmanah, the Company has completed the acquisition of all the issued and outstanding securities of Carmanah and the business of Carmanah (the “Acquisition“). The acquisition of the cannabis genetics expert gives BevCanna access to an extensive library of cannabis genetics, including 50 premium cannabis strains and over 25 types of cannabis seeds, including six auto flower seed varieties. There is an excess of 50 strains by clone and 250,000 cannabis seeds ranging from high THC to high CBD. Additionally, a large portion of the genetics are outdoor-... (Acquisition, Beverage, Branding, California, Canada, Cannabis, CBD, Consumer Products, Events, Genetics, Management, Manufacturing, Media, Processing, Products, Stocks, Strains, United States, THC, Cultivation)
01/08/2020 - 9:10am
ICNB
BevCanna to Present and Act as Hydration Partner for Lift & Co. Cannabis Business Conference and Expo
Emerging leader in infused cannabis beverages, BevCanna Enterprises Inc. (CSE: BEV , Q:BVNNF) (“BevCanna” or the “Company”), is pleased to announce that Chief Commercialization Officer Emma Andrews, RHN, NPDP, will be featured at this week’s Lift & Co Expo, sharing insights into the infused cannabis beverage category and consumer. The conference is being held on January 9-11, 2020 at the Vancouver Convention Center. The Lift & Co. Cannabis Business Conference will bring together leading experts from across the industry to tackle subject matter from a uniquely Canadian perspective. The conference ignites discussion around both the medical and recreational-use cannabis markets, as well as Canada’s position of leadership on the world business stage. Ms. Andrews will bring her experience in developing and marketing cannabis-infused beverages to the Lift & Co. main stage session The Future of Social Consumption. Industry leaders Andrew Freedman, Co-Founder, Freedman & Koski... (Beverage, Branding, Canada, Cannabis, CBD, Consumer Products, Exploring, Fabric, Investing, Investors, Manufacturing, Marketing, Products, Recreational, Regulations, Research, THC, Cultivation)
12/27/2019 - 7:59am
ICNB
BevCanna Expands Outdoor Cannabis Cultivation Capabilities to Almost 300 Acres
Emerging leader in infused cannabis beverages, BevCanna Enterprises Inc. (CSE: BEV , Q:BVNNF, FSE:7BC) (“BevCanna” or the “Company”), announced today that is has increased the size of its outdoor cannabis cultivation site to 292 acres, up from the originally announced 130 acre site. BevCanna has partnered with agricultural experts Clearwater CannGrow Ltd. to grow certified organic sun-grown cannabis on the property near Osoyoos, British Columbia. This expansion of cultivatable land will allow BevCanna to develop into one of largest outdoor cannabis cultivators in Canada. The Company has in turn increased its anticipated production to 300,000 kg – 400,000 kg of biomass, and a yield of 30,000 kg – 40,000 kg of pure cannabinoids through the finished extract. “Interest in our BC sun grown cannabis has been exceptionally strong, and we’re expanding our cultivation and production capabilities to meet the anticipated demand,” said John Campbell, Chief Strategy Officer at BevCanna. “The... (Beverage, Branding, Canada, Cannabis, Consumer Products, Deals, Development, Events, Investing, Investment, Law, Management, Manufacturing, Organic, Production, Products, Recreational, Regulations, Recreational Cannabis, Cultivation)
12/19/2019 - 8:58am
ICNB
BevCanna to Acquire the Intellectual Property to DeeperGreen™
Emerging leader in infused cannabis beverages, BevCanna Enterprises Inc. (CSE: BEV , Q:BVNNF, FSE:7BC) (“BevCanna” or the “Company”), announced today that it has exercised its option to acquire the right, title and interest to DeeperGreen, the proprietary water-soluble cannabinoid powder ingredient developed by partner Greener Frontiers. “DeeperGreen technology expands BevCanna’s ability to produce a portfolio of cannabis infused beverage formats,” said Emma Andrews, Chief Commercialization Officer at BevCanna. “The addition of a water-soluble powder allows us to offer consumers more variety in methods of consumption, which can now pair with various consumption occasions. Powdered drink mixes complement our existing expertise in ready-to-drink products and allow us to expand the innovation pipeline for our house brands, and with white label partners through contract manufacturing.” DeeperGreen converts extracted cannabis into a fast-acting, tasteless, odorless, water-soluble powdered... (Acquisition, Beverage, Branding, California, Canada, Cannabis, Compliance, Consumer Products, Deals, Development, Drinks, Events, Food, Investing, Investment, Manufacturing, Products, Regulations, Research, Testing, United States, Cultivation, Intellectual Property)
12/07/2018 - 4:14pm
ICNB, CRLBF
Cresco Labs Appoints Beverage Branding Executives to Team
CHICAGO – December 7, 2018 – PRESS RELEASE – Cresco Labs , one of the largest vertically integrated multistate cannabis operators in the United States, has announced two new vice president appointments that will accelerate the company’s aspiration to become the leading brand builder within the cannabis industry. Cory Rothschild, former Director of Consumer Engagement for Gatorade, a PepsiCo company, was named Vice President of Brand Marketing. Cris Rivera, previously a Senior Director of Marketing for MillerCoors, was named Vice President of Consumer Experience.“Cory and Cris have established strong reputations as top influencers and builders in the areas of branding, consumer marketing and product innovation, each for world-class, beverage brands,” said Charles Bachtell, CEO of Cresco Labs. “At Gatorade, Cory was instrumental in developing the brand strategy and marketing agenda that led to some of the most successful campaigns for one of America’s most iconic brands. We are thrilled... (Beverage, Branding, Cannabis, Consulting, Development, Foods, Growing, Management, Marketing, Media, Product Development, Products, United States, Vertically Integrated)
05/10/2017 - 11:04pm
CBIS, ICNB, MJNA, SPLIF, TRTC
Splif mjna acbff.
Would it be reasonable to throw 5k on each of these tomorrow on the dips or just throw it all into splif@.08xx , Any insight? Have 1year hold limit, I mainly play with pennies for 6-12 months but missed a few great runs being impatient. This is just to get this years contribution cash out of my self managed ira sweep account .... I've been in and out of trtc, vape, cbis and mjna since November and made dinner money but I've found I rather use my real money to play the daily gold/nat gas etf's for 250.00 up or down each morning and as far as weed stocks go I want to set it an forget it but only have 15k I'm willing to gamble. Long story short, my total account value is 80-85k average day to day 1. 25k I swing between j n u g and d g a z , I try to get in and out at a 250.00 gain or loss each day. Liquid day to day rarely hold over night 20k is spread between micron (23.16 average) amd (12.20 average) which I'm long on 20k in isbg (.0004 avg). Icnb (.0145 avg) txtm (.0010 avg). Onci (... ()
01/10/2017 - 5:19pm
ATTBF, BLOZF, CBIS, GRPOF, GWPH, ICNB, KAYS, LXRP, MJNA, MSRT, NDEV, OGRMF, OWCP, PHOT, SPLIF, SPRWF, TRTC, TWMJF
The Daily dAB: A Quick Hit On Cannabis Stocks 01/10/17
   Cannabis stocks extended Monday's gains and are up 2.8% in January. 38% of the 56 stocks tracked here rose in price, with 4 double-digit percentage gainers and 3 double-digit percentage losers. The percentage of stocks with volume above the 30-day average was 52%, down from 55% in the prior session, with four stocks trading over $5mm in value. Four of the ten highest dollar-volume stocks rose in price as nineteen traded above $1mm. The 420 Investor Cannabis Stock Index  increased from 75.84 to 76.20, reflecting a change of +2.8% after a 88.8% gain in 2016. The index began 2013 at 100, 2014 at 159.1, 2015 at 130.7, 2016 at 39.25 and 2017 at 74.10. This table includes MQTRF, which is an unsponsored ADR, as well as dual-listed tickers ACBFF, AGSTF, APHQF, ATTBF, BLOZF, EMMBF, GRPOF, GWPH, MGWFF, MRPHF, OGRMF, SPLIF, SPRWF, THCBF and TWMJF, and thus is not reflective of all the trading activity in those tickers.  Stocks moving more than 5% on more than $500k in volume... (Cannabis, Development, Hemp, Investment, Investors, Medical Marijuana, Science, Stock Index)
01/06/2017 - 5:46pm
ATTBF, BLOZF, CBIS, GRPOF, GWPH, ICNB, KAYS, MCIG, MJNA, OGRMF, PMCB, SPLIF, SPRWF, TWMJF
The Daily dAB: A Quick Hit On Cannabis Stocks 01/06/17
   Cannabis stocks recovered the losses from the prior two days and are down 0.1% in January. 57% of the 56 stocks tracked here rose in price, with 3 double-digit percentage gainers and 1 double-digit percentage loser. The percentage of stocks with volume above the 30-day average was 38%, down from 54% in the prior session, with five stocks trading over $5mm in value. Five of the ten highest dollar-volume stocks rose in price as sixteen traded above $1mm. The 420 Investor Cannabis Stock Index  increased from 73.34 to 74.05, reflecting a change of -0.1% after a 88.8% gain in 2016. The index began 2013 at 100, 2014 at 159.1, 2015 at 130.7, 2016 at 39.25 and 2017 at 74.10. This table includes MQTRF, which is an unsponsored ADR, as well as dual-listed tickers ACBFF, AGSTF, APHQF, ATTBF, BLOZF, EMMBF, GRPOF, GWPH, MGWFF, MRPHF, OGRMF, SPLIF, SPRWF, THCBF and TWMJF, and thus is not reflective of all the trading activity in those tickers. Stocks moving more than 5% on more... (Cannabis, Investment, Investors, Medical Marijuana, Science, Stock Index)
01/04/2017 - 6:13pm
AERO, AMMJ, ATTBF, BLOZF, CBIS, CGRW, CNAB, ERBB, GBLX, GRNH, GRPOF, GWPH, ICNB, INSY, MCIG, MSRT, NDEV, OGRMF, OTC:HEMP, PHOT, SPLIF, SPRWF, TWMJF, OTC:CANN
The Daily dAB: A Quick Hit On Cannabis Stocks 01/04/17
   Cannabis stocks gave up yesterday's small gains and are down 0.7% in January. 45% of the 56 stocks tracked here rose in price, with 2 double-digit percentage gainers and 6 double-digit percentage losers. The percentage of stocks with volume above the 30-day average was 55%, down from 64% in the prior session, with four stocks trading over $5mm in value. Seven of the ten highest dollar-volume stocks rose in price as sixteen traded above $1mm. The 420 Investor Cannabis Stock Index  decreased from 74.17 to 73.59, reflecting a change of -0.7% after a 88.8% gain in 2016. The index began 2013 at 100, 2014 at 159.1, 2015 at 130.7, 2016 at 39.25 and 2017 at 74.10. This table includes MQTRF, which is an unsponsored ADR, as well as dual-listed tickers ACBFF, AGSTF, APHQF, ATTBF, BLOZF, EMMBF, GRPOF, GWPH, MGWFF, MRPHF, OGRMF, SPLIF, SPRWF, THCBF and TWMJF, and thus is not reflective of all the trading activity in those tickers.  Stocks moving more than 5% on more than $500k... (Cannabis, Development, Hemp, Investment, Investors, Science, Stock Index)
01/03/2017 - 6:33pm
ATTBF, BLOZF, CBDS, CGRW, CNBX, GRPOF, GWPH, ICNB, INSY, MJNA, MNTR, MPEFF, NDEV, OGRMF, OTC:HEMP, OTC:VAPE, PHOT, SPLIF, SPRWF, TWMJF, OTC:CANN
The Daily dAB: A Quick Hit On Cannabis Stocks 01/03/17
   Cannabis stocks rallied to begin the year, increasing by 0.1%. 79% of the 56 stocks tracked here rose in price, with 4 double-digit percentage gainers and 2 double-digit percentage losers. The percentage of stocks with volume above the 30-day average was 64%, up from 48% in the prior session, with four stocks trading over $5mm in value. Six of the ten highest dollar-volume stocks rose in price as twenty traded above $1mm. The 420 Investor Cannabis Stock Index i ncreased from 74.10 to 74.17, reflecting a change of +0.1% after a 88.8% gain in 2016. The index began 2013 at 100, 2014 at 159.1, 2015 at 130.7, 2016 at 39.25 and 2017 at 74.10. This table includes MQTRF, which is an unsponsored ADR, as well as dual-listed tickers ACBFF, AGSTF, APHQF, ATTBF, BLOZF, EMMBF, GRPOF, GWPH, MPEFF, MRPHF, OGRMF, SPLIF, SPRWF, THCBF and TWMJF, and thus is not reflective of all the trading activity in those tickers. Stocks moving more than 5% on more than $500k in volume included... (Cannabis, Development, Hemp, Investment, Investors, Medical Marijuana, Stock Index)
12/29/2016 - 5:05pm
AMMJ, ATTBF, BLOZF, ERBB, GRPOF, GWPH, ICNB, MJNA, MPEFF, NDEV, OGRMF, PHOT, SPLIF, SPRWF, TRTC, TWMJF
The Daily dAB: A Quick Hit On Cannabis Stocks 12/29/16
   Cannabis stocks bounced back from Wednesday's profit-taking and are now up 14.2% in December. 50% of the 56 stocks tracked here rose in price, with 4 double-digit percentage gainers and 5 double-digit percentage losers. The percentage of stocks with volume above the 30-day average was 45%, down from 61% in the prior session, with three stocks trading over $5mm in value. Five of the ten highest dollar-volume stocks rose in price as thirteen traded above $1mm. The 420 Investor Cannabis Stock Index i ncreased from 70.53 to 71.24, reflecting a change of +81.5% year-to-date in 2016. The index began 2013 at 100, 2014 at 159.1, 2015 at 130.7, and 2016 at 39.25. This table includes MQTRF, which is an unsponsored ADR, as well as dual-listed tickers ACBFF, AGSTF, APHQF, ATTBF, BLOZF, EMMBF, GRPOF, GWPH, MPEFF, MRPHF, OGRMF, SPLIF, SPRWF, THCBF and TWMJF, and thus is not reflective of all the trading activity in those tickers.  Stocks moving more than 5% on more than $500k in... (Cannabis, Development, Investment, Investors, Stock Index)
12/27/2016 - 5:00pm
AMMJ, ATTBF, BLOZF, CBIS, CNAB, ERBB, GRNH, GWPH, ICNB, MCIG, MJNA, MSRT, MYDX, NDEV, OGRMF, OTC:HEMP, OWCP, PMCB, SPRWF, TRTC, TWMJF
The Daily dAB: A Quick Hit On Cannabis Stocks 12/27/16
   Cannabis stocks soared, rallying for a fourth consecutive day, and are now up 15.1% in December. 86% of the 56 stocks tracked here rose in price, with 26 double-digit percentage gainers and 1 double-digit percentage loser. The percentage of stocks with volume above the 30-day average was 64%, up from 46% in the prior session, with six stocks trading over $5mm in value. Nine of the ten highest dollar-volume stocks rose in price as seventeen traded above $1mm. The 420 Investor Cannabis Stock Index increased from 64.27 to 71.76, reflecting a change of +82.8% year-to-date in 2016. The index began 2013 at 100, 2014 at 159.1, 2015 at 130.7, and 2016 at 39.25. This table includes MQTRF, which is an unsponsored ADR, as well as dual-listed tickers ACBFF, AGSTF, APHQF, ATTBF, BLOZF, GWPH, MRPHF, OGRMF, SPRWF, THCBF and TWMJF, and thus is not reflective of all the trading activity in those tickers.   Stocks moving more than 5% on more than $500k in volume included Iconic... (Cannabis, Development, Hemp, Investment, Investors, Medical Marijuana, Science, Stock Index)
12/22/2016 - 6:43pm
ACB, APHA, ATTBF, BLOZF, CBIS, CNAB, CVSI, ERBB, GWPH, ICNB, KAYS, MJNA, MNTR, MRPHF, NDEV, OGRMF, PMCB, SPRWF, TWMJF, XXII, ZYNE
The Daily dAB: A Quick Hit On Cannabis Stocks 12/22/16
   Cannabis stocks rallied again and are now up 0.3% in December. 63% of the 56 stocks tracked here rose in price, with 1 triple-digit and 8 double-digit percentage gainers and 3 double-digit percentage loser. The percentage of stocks with volume above the 30-day average was 39%, up from 30% in the prior session, with two stocks trading over $5mm in value. Eight of the ten highest dollar-volume stocks rose in price as eight traded above $1mm. The 420 Investor Cannabis Stock Index increased from 60.66 to 62.56, reflecting a change of +59.4% year-to-date in 2016. The index began 2013 at 100, 2014 at 159.1, 2015 at 130.7, and 2016 at 39.25. This table includes MQTRF, which is an unsponsored ADR, as well as dual-listed tickers ACBFF, AGSTF, APHQF, ATTBF, BLOZF, GWPH, MRPHF, OGRMF, SPRWF, THCBF and TWMJF, and thus is not reflective of all the trading activity in those tickers.  Stocks moving more than 5% on more than $500k in volume included Iconic Brands (ICNB), General... (Acquisition, Cannabis, Development, Investment, Investors, Medical Marijuana, Science, Stock Index)
10/24/2016 - 12:52pm
MJN.V, ICNB
Cronos Group Closes Previously Announced Transaction to More Than Double Acreage at in the Zone Produce's BC Production Campus
PharmaCan Capital, doing business as Cronos Group (TSXV: MJN) (“Cronos Group” or “the Company”), is pleased to announce the closing of its previously announced acquisition of approximately 17 acres of land adjacent to the existing campus of its wholly-owned subsidiary In the Zone Produce Ltd. (“ITZ”) in the Okanagan Valley, BC (the “Property”). An artesian well on the Property, with the capacity to pump 200+ gallons per minute, will provide a free source of on-site water for the production facility. “We are pleased to be able to more than double our existing footprint at ITZ. This additional land ensures we have enough space for our upcoming expansion plans, which will be crucial to ensure that we are able to meet the coming recreational demand and execute our strategic vision for the ITZ platform,” said Mike Gorenstein, Chief Executive Officer of Cronos Group. About Cronos Group PharmaCan Capital Corp., known as the Cronos Group, is a holding company for licensed producers under... (Canada, Cannabis, Facilities, Grow Facilities, Investing, Management, Media, Medical Marijuana, Production, Holding Company)
10/11/2016 - 11:37am
MJN.V, ICNB
Cronos Group Takes First Step in Global Expansion: Peace Naturals Project Exports to Germany
PharmaCan Capital Corp., doing business as Cronos Group (TSX VENTURE: MJN) (“Cronos Group” or “the Company”) is pleased to announce that its wholly owned subsidiary, Peace Naturals Project Inc. (“Peace”), has shipped its first export of premium medicinal marijuana to Germany. “This export marks an important milestone in Cronos Group’s strategic global expansion and the beginning of a long, fruitful relationship between Peace and Pedanios GmbH (“Pedanios”),” said Mike Gorenstein, Cronos Group’s CEO. “We’re passionate about providing top quality medicine to patients and are excited that, together with Pedanios, we will be able to deliver on our shared vision of compassionate care.” “With cannabis being approved for distribution in Germany and the forthcoming legislative changes in Germany to classify marijuana as a prescribable narcotic medicine, we believe that the need for product will grow fast and strong,” said Patrick Hoffmann, Managing Director of Pedanios. “With German regulation... (Canada, Cannabis, Compliance, Distribution, Facilities, Germany, Grow Facilities, Investing, Management, Media, Medical Marijuana, Oils, Production, Products, Strains, Extracts, Pharmaceuticals, Holding Company, Security)
09/06/2016 - 11:06am
MJN.V, ICNB
PharmaCan Acquires Peace Naturals Project Inc.
TORONTO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – Sept. 6, 2016) - NOT FOR DISSEMINATION IN THE UNITED STATES OR THROUGH UNITED STATES NEWSWIRE SERVICES PharmaCan Capital Corp. (TSX VENTURE:MJN) (“PharmaCan” or “the Company”) is pleased to announce that it has become the first Canadian company to own and operate licensed producers of marijuana (“LPs”) under the Access to Cannabis for Medical Purposes Regulations (the “ACMPR”) in both Ontario and British Columbia. This was accomplished by PharmaCan closing its previously announced acquisition, through the Company’s wholly owned subsidiary Hortican Inc. (“Hortican”), of all of the outstanding shares of Peace Naturals Project Inc. (“Peace”) that Hortican did not previously own. See the material change report filed by PharmaCan on July 22, 2016 and its Q3 MD&A for details of the acquisition. “The acquisition of Peace – the first non-incumbent medical marijuana producer to be granted a license under the MMPR (the predecessor to the ACMPR) – immediately... (Canada, Cannabis, Compliance, Events, Facilities, Investing, Management, Media, Medical Marijuana, MMPR, Oils, Production, Products, Strains, United States, Extracts, Security)