Levi Strauss & Co. Announces New Global Water Action Strategy, Heightening Focus on Most Water-Stressed Areas in Supply Chain

SAN FRANCISCO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Levi Strauss & Co. (LS&Co.) today announced a new water action strategy that represents an evolution in thinking around water use in a global supply chain, particularly in areas already facing water stress, and a new way to define successful water stewardship in manufacturing. It leverages the latest water science and data, consultations…

Leafbuyer Technologies, Inc. Introduces Timeline for Cash Flow from Operations, Expectations of Profitability, and Reaffirms Substantial Revenue Growth

DENVER–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Leafbuyer Technologies, Inc. (“Leafbuyer” or “the Company”) (OTCQB:LBUY) announced today that sustained, quarterly profitability is projected in 2020 through strategic development in new markets, client base expansion, and the increased sales of technology solutions, including texting and loyalty. “Our path to profitability and cash flow from operations has been clearly defined. We’re excited to…

Columbia Care Announces Collaboration with IPS Specials and Grow Biotech to Import BeneCeed™ Tablets to the United Kingdom for Clinical Study

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Columbia Care Inc. (NEO: CCHW) (OTCQX: CCHWF) (FSE: 3LP) (“Columbia Care” or the “Company”), one of the largest fully integrated operators in the global medical cannabis industry with licenses across the US and EU, announced today a collaboration with IPS Specials, an experienced compounding pharmaceutical manufacturer, importer and distributor of unlicensed “specials” and…

Monroe Capital Provides $50 Million Credit Facility to KushCo Holdings, Inc.

CHICAGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Monroe Capital LLC (“Monroe”) today announced it acted as sole lead arranger and administrative agent on a $50 million senior secured revolving credit facility to support working capital, organic growth and potential acquisitions for KushCo Holdings, Inc. (the “Company”). Founded in 2001 and based in Garden Grove, California, the Company is the premier producer…

Merck Highlights New Data from Leading Lung Cancer Clinical Development Program at the IASLC 2019 World Conference on Lung Cancer

KENILWORTH, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Merck (NYSE: MRK), known as MSD outside the United States and Canada, today announced new data from the company’s leading clinical development program in lung cancer will be presented at the IASLC 2019 World Conference on Lung Cancer (WCLC) hosted by the International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer in Barcelona, Spain…

Cresco Labs Announces Increased Profitability in Second Quarter 2019 With Revenue Growth of 253% Year-Over-Year and 42% Quarter-Over-Quarter

CHICAGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Cresco Labs Inc. (CSE: CL) (OTCQX: CRLBF) (“Cresco” or the “Company”) one of the largest vertically integrated multistate cannabis operators in the United States, today released its unaudited financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2019. All financial information presented in this release is in U.S. dollars, unless otherwise noted. Second Quarter…

Grandma Lucy’s Introduces “Keto-Like” Raw Feeding Alternative, Moxie, at SuperZoo 2019

RANCHO SANTA MARGARITA, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Grandma Lucy’s, one of the nation’s last remaining family-owned and operated small-batch pet food companies, known for its unique freeze-drying process which preserves the integrity of food and avoids compromising its nutrients, vitamins, color, texture or taste – launches the latest addition to its award-winning product line at SuperZoo 2019. Exhibiting…

Abacus Health Products Announces Revised Release Date for 2019 Second Quarter Financial Results, Conference Call and Webcast

WOONSOCKET, R.I.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Abacus Health Products, Inc. (CSE: ABCS, OTCQX: ABAHF) (“Abacus” or the “Company”) will release its 2019 second quarter financial results sooner than previously announced. The Company will release the results on Tuesday, August 27, 2019, prior to market open. Management will host a conference call the same day, at 1:00 PM Eastern Time…

Glass House Group, One of the Most Quickly Expanding, Privately Held, Vertically Integrated Cannabis and Hemp Companies, Appoints Board Members

LOS ANGELES–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Glass House Group, one of the most quickly expanding, privately held, vertically integrated cannabis and hemp companies, announced the appointment of two new board members: entrepreneur and active private investor Steve Ruchefsky; and co-founder of private investment firm Magu Capital Jocelyn Rosenwald. Ruchefsky and Rosenwald will leverage their combined experience across the financial,…

Weedmaps Takes Leadership Role Supporting Minorities in Cannabis and Encouraging Legal Marketplaces

IRVINE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Weedmaps, a leading technology and software infrastructure provider to the cannabis industry, today announced a new set of tools to help social equity cannabis entrepreneurs as they seek to apply for and secure cannabis licenses. One of the most important and impactful promises of cannabis legalization is that it will give minority entrepreneurs…

ManifestSeven Acquires Leading Orange County Dispensary

LOS ANGELES–(BUSINESS WIRE)–ManifestSeven (“M7” and formerly known as MJIC), California’s first integrated omnichannel platform for legal cannabis, today announced it has acquired the Haven (formerly operating as ShowGrow) dispensary in Santa Ana, California. The dispensary will be rebranded Weden Santa Ana to serve as the flagship location for Weden, M7’s new business-to-consumer brand that encompasses…

Greenlane and Cookies Announce Exclusive U.S. Distribution Partnership and National Launch of Cookies Hemp CBD Products

BOCA RATON, Fla. & SAN FRANCISCO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Greenlane Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq: GNLN) (“Greenlane”), one of the largest global sellers of premium cannabis accessories, CBD and liquid nicotine products, today announced a partnership with Cookies for the launch and exclusive U.S. distribution of the Cookies hemp-derived CBD product line, including Cookies CBD cartridges for the G Pen…