PRESS RELEASE New York, February 20, 2018 – Fast Company today announced its annual ranking of its Top 10 Most Innovative Companies in Enterprise for 2018, honoring leading enterprises and rising newcomers that exemplify the best in business and innovation. LeafLink, the largest marketplace for wholesale cannabis, was named to […]

Security Incident Played Role in Traceability System Rollout Disruption

PRESS RELEASE OLYMPIA, WA 02/07/2018 – The Washington State Liquor and Cannabis Board (WSLCB) today reported that the online marijuana traceability system was disrupted after a computer vulnerability was exploited on Saturday Feb. 3, 2018. The exploitation allowed an intruder unauthorized access to the system, which is maintained on servers […]

Tilray® Announces Completion of Series A Funding Round Led by Global Institutional Investors

PRESS RELEASE  C$60 million Series A financing will enable Tilray to increase production capacity and expand distribution in North America and Europe  TORONTO – Tilray, a global pioneer in medical cannabis research, cultivation, processing and distribution, today announced the completion of its Series A funding round totaling C$60 million. The […]

Cannasure Hires Kieran O’Rourke as Director of Underwriting

PRESS RELEASE ‘He will be very instrumental in our efforts to bring to market new products and programs in 2018 and beyond’ CLEVELAND — Cannasure Insurance Services (Cannasure), the premier cannabis insurance MGA and wholesale broker, announced today the hiring of Kieran O’Rourke to lead its MGA underwriting platform. “After an exhaustive search to find the […]

Privateer Holdings Closes $100+ Million Funding Round, Announces $5 Million Equity Pledge

PRESS RELEASE Firm’s founders pledge $5 million worth of their personal equity stakes in the firm, which will grow over time, to help repair generations of harm in the United States, Canada, and globally SEATTLE –  Privateer Holdings, the world’s leading private equity firm investing exclusively in legal cannabis, today […]

Ackrell Capital Publishes “2018 Cannabis Investment Report”

PRESS RELEASE SAN FRANCISCO, Dec. 28, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Ackrell Capital today announced the publication of its “2018 Cannabis Investment Report.” Ackrell Capital’s 180-page report provides in-depth analysis and insight into the current and future state of the rapidly developing global cannabis industry. The report provides a comprehensive view […]

Next Frontier Biosciences Launches Revolutionary Product Line Verra Wellness

Suite of Purified Cannabinoid Infused Products including World’s First Nasal Mist, as well as Sublingual Spray and Topical Salve hits the Colorado Market with planned multi-state expansion DENVER (December 5, 2017) – Next Frontier Biosciences announced today the launch of its Verra Wellness line of purified cannabinoid products into the medical and […]

New Collaboration Joins Three of the World’s Most Influential Cannabis Businesses

PRESS RELEASE Canopy Growth, Organa Brands, Green House Seeds Collaborate to Bring New Products to Canadian Market and Beyond SMITHS FALLS, Ontario & DENVER & AMSTERDAM–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Green House Holdings North America Inc. (“Green House”), its affiliate in the Netherlands, GHSC Trading B.V., National Concessions Group Inc. (“Organa Brands”) and Canopy […]

GrassHopperHub Partners with Cova to Streamline Cannabis Retail Supply Chain

PRESS RELEASE Retailers, Processors and Producers to Gain Real-Time Transparency and Greater Control from Seed to Point of Sale SEATTLE & DENVER (November 17, 2017) — Colorado-based cannabis retail software company, Cova announced today a partnership with Washington-based cannabis technology company, GrassHopperHub to integrate services and streamline the supply chain […]