cbdMD Reports Record Online Holiday Sales

CHARLOTTE, N.C.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–cbdMD, Inc. (NYSE American: YCBD, YCBD.PR.A), a leading nationally recognized consumer cannabidiol (CBD) brand, reported more than 12,300 online orders were received through its ecommerce site cbdMD.com during the Black Friday and Cyber Monday holiday sales period, which started Thursday, November 28, 2019 and ended Monday, December 2, 2019. This was the most…

Cannabis in Beauty and Personal Care: 2019 Market Prospects, Opportunities and Challenges – ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The “Cannabis in Beauty and Personal Care: Prospects, Opportunities and Challenges” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering. Beauty and personal care is a lucrative market for cannabis-derived products, with North America at the centre of booming demand. Its central narrative of functional wellness makes it a long-lasting trend. However, significant challenges of regulations,…

Advanced Nutrients Launches Three New Products in Celebration of Milestone 20th Anniversary at MJBizCon

LOS ANGELES–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Advanced Nutrients, a leading global nutrient company, will be launching three new product lines available at MJBizCon, the world’s largest cannabis event. Using Augmented Reality technology, the brand has created four unique experiences in their state-of-the-art booth, located at C3925. Buddy, Advanced Nutrients’ favorite spokesperson, will be available at the booth for a…

Enlighten Further Solidifies Market Leader Position with Acquisition of Cannabis Club TV

SANTA CRUZ, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Enlighten, a multifaceted cannabis technology company, announced today that it has acquired the media assets of leading cannabis content provider Cannabis Club TV. The acquisition further confirms recent acknowledgment from Enlighten executives that the company will now double-down on its media focus. It will strengthen its core competency as Enlighten continues to…

HireRight’s Mary O’Loughlin to Present at 2019 HR Life Sciences Conference

IRVINE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–HireRight, a leading provider of global employment background checks, drug testing, education verification, and electronic Form I-9 and E-Verify solutions, is excited to attend the inaugural 2019 HR Life Sciences Conference in La Jolla, California from December 4 – 5. Debuting this year, the HR Life Sciences Conference will be hosted by Worldwide…

Calyxt Appoints Vince Restucci as Vice President of Agronomy Services to Accelerate Expansion

ROSEVILLE, Minn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Calyxt, Inc. (NASDAQ: CLXT), a plant-based technology company focused on healthy food ingredients, has appointed Vince Restucci in a newly created role as Vice President of Agronomy Services to support the expansion of Calyxt’s grower network and Identity Preserved System. Mr. Restucci has a diverse background in purchasing, marketing and technical expertise across…

Cresco Labs Inc. Establishes At-the-Market Offering

CHICAGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Cresco Labs Inc. (“Cresco Labs” or the “Company“) (CSE:CL) (OTCQX:CRLBF) (FSE:6CQ), one of the largest vertically integrated multistate cannabis operators in the United States, today announced that it has entered into an equity distribution agreement (the “Equity Distribution Agreement“) with Canaccord Genuity Corp. pursuant to which the Company may, from time to time, sell…

Tilray® Expands Global Leadership Team With New Manitoba Harvest President

NANAIMO, British Columbia–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Today, Tilray, Inc. (NASDAQ: TLRY), a global pioneer in cannabis production, research, cultivation and distribution, announced the expansion of its global senior leadership team with the appointment of Katy Dickson as President, Manitoba Harvest. Tilray acquired Manitoba Harvest, the world’s largest hemp food company, in early 2019. Dickson joins Tilray from global…

Textmunication Announces Investment in California’s Top CBD Pre-Roll Brand

CALABASAS, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Textmunication Holdings, Inc. (OTCQB:TXHD), a cannabis/hemp based holding company (“the Company”), announced today it has made an investment in Joiant (formerly known as Prism Blends), California’s number one CBD pre-roll brand. On November 26, 2019, the parties signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU), a SAFE agreement (Simple Agreement for Future Equity) and the…

Sproutly Executes Its First Provincial Supply Agreement with Alberta

VANCOUVER, British Columbia–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Sproutly Canada, Inc. (CSE: SPR) (OTCQB: SRUTF) (FSE: 38G) (“Sproutly” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce that the Company’s wholly-owned subsidiary Toronto Herbal Remedies (“THR”) has entered into a cannabis standing offer contract with the province of Alberta (the “Supply Agreement” or the “Agreement”) from Alberta Gaming, Liquor & Cannabis (“AGLC”),…

Leaf Trade Raises $4.5M to Streamline the Wholesale Cannabis Supply Chain

CHICAGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Leaf Trade, a technology company whose wholesale ordering platform connects licensed cannabis vendors and dispensaries, today announced that it has raised $4.5 million in a round led by Hyde Park Angels and Duke Software Investments, with additional participation from Chingona Ventures. The capital will assist the company in expanding to new states and markets…