Turning Point Brands Announces 2Q 2019 Results, Increases 2019 Guidance

LOUISVILLE, Ky.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Turning Point Brands (NYSE: TPB), a leading provider of Other Tobacco Products and adult consumer alternatives, today announced financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2019. Results at a Glance Second Quarter 2019 (Comparisons vs. same period year-ago) Net sales increased 15.1% to $93.3 million; Gross profit increased 15.1% to a…

Paul Wilmot Communications Expands with Cannabis Division Launching CBD and THC Product Categories and Retail Concepts

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Paul Wilmot Communications announces its expansion into cannabis with the roll out of a dedicated division specializing in launching brands in the CBD and THC space. The legalization of cannabis in major U.S. markets and throughout the world provide the opportunity to introduce the new uses of CBD within the broader cannabis category.…

BevCanna Enterprises Announces Appointment of New Chief Financial Officer

VANCOUVER, British Columbia–(BUSINESS WIRE)–BevCanna Enterprises Inc. (CSE: BEV) (“BevCanna” or the “Company”) announced that its board of directors has appointed Michael Darby as the Chief Financial Officer and Corporate Secretary of the Company, effective July 29, 2019. Mr. Darby succeeds John Campbell, who will continue to hold the role of Chief Strategy Officer of the…

POSaBIT Launches Fully Compliant Mobile Payments Technology for Cannabis Industry

SEATTLE–(BUSINESS WIRE)–POSaBIT (CSE: PBIT), a leading financial technology company delivering unique blockchain-enabled payment processing and point of sale (POS) systems for cash-only businesses with a focus on the cannabis industry, announced the rollout of its fully compliant mobile payments system for dispensaries across states. POSaBIT’s new handheld device allows for compliant processing of mobile delivery…

Stillwater Ingredients, a Leading Provider of Soluble Hemp CBD Ingredients, Is Rebranding as Caliper Commercial Ingredients

COMMERCE CITY, Colo.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Stillwater Ingredients, makers of industry-leading soluble CBD ingredients for food and beverage companies, is formally rebranding as Caliper Commercial Ingredients, which will be a division of Caliper Foods. Caliper Foods is made up of two distinct business lines: Caliper Commercial Ingredients (formerly Stillwater Ingredients) and Caliper Consumer Goods. The business-to-business arm, Caliper…

FSD Pharma Appoints Larry Kaiser, MD, FACS, Dean, Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University as Chairman of Its Scientific Advisory Board

TORONTO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–FSD Pharma Inc. (CSE: HUGE) (OTCQB: FSDDF) (FRA: 0K9) (“FSD” or the “Company”) today announced the appointment of Larry Kaiser, MD, FACS, Dean, Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University and President & CEO of Temple Health System as Chairman of its Scientific Advisory Board (SAB). Dr. Kaiser replaces Dr. Charles Pollack, who…

Sweet Flower Expands Premium Cannabis Retail Footprint in Southern California with Multiple Competitive License Awards and Approvals

CULVER CITY, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Accelerating a rapid ascent to the forefront of the industry, Sweet Flower—a cannabis lifestyle brand committed to modernizing the cannabis customer experience—announces that the City of Culver City approved its application to proceed to Step 1(c) of the Culver City Business Permit Storefront Retail Application process. Accordingly, subject to final approval, Sweet…