Shield Compliance Selected by Salal Credit Union as Cannabis Banking Technology Partner

SEATTLE–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Shield Compliance (https://www.shieldbanking.com/), a comprehensive compliance management platform for banking legal cannabis-related businesses (CRBs), announced a partnership with Seattle-based cannabis banking leader Salal Credit Union. Under the terms of the agreement, Salal will implement Shield Assure to automate compliance tasks such as daily monitoring and reporting, and Shield Engage to accelerate new member onboarding.…

Vertical Wellness Acquires The Organic Candy Factory® to Expand Brands Portfolio Into the Fast-Growing Better For You Candy Segment

LOS ANGELES–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Vertical Wellness™ [VWEL], a leader in the branded hemp cannabinoid health and wellness space, acquired The Organic Candy Factory in a stock transaction. No other financial details were disclosed. Smoke Wallin, Chairman and CEO of Vertical Wellness, said: “Piper and her daughter Ginger have done a remarkable job building a truly unique brand…

Nutiva Debuts USDA Certified Organic Vegan Ghee for High-Heat Cooking, Baking and Spreading

RICHMOND, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Nutiva, pioneer of organic plant-based food and supplements that nurture vitality, has launched new Organic Vegan Ghee, a rich and creamy plant-based alternative to traditional dairy-based ghee. Ideal for high-heat cooking up to 450ºF, baking and spreading, Nutiva Organic Vegan Ghee is a great culinary oil option for health-conscious foodies and those that…

NBA Champion, Entrepreneur, and Cannabis Advocate Matt Barnes Joins Eaze as Senior Advisor to the Board

SAN FRANCISCO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Eaze, California’s largest marketplace for legal cannabis, today welcomed NBA champion, entrepreneur, and nationally-recognized cannabis advocate Matt Barnes as an advisor to the Board of Directors and the company on cannabis policy, social impact, and industry relations. Barnes’ first project will be to support the national launch of the second year of Eaze’s…

CURE Pharmaceutical Issues Letter to Shareholders

OXNARD, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–CURE Pharmaceutical Holdings (“CURE” or the “Company”) (OTC: CURR), a holding company focused on the innovation of pharmaceutical technology, wellness products and drug delivery, announced today that it has issued a letter to its shareholders providing commentary on the Company’s recent announcements and upcoming plans. Highlights of the letter include: The Company’s efforts…

REMINDER: Akers Biosciences Schedules Conference Call to Discuss Merger with MyMD Pharmaceuticals

BALTIMORE–(BUSINESS WIRE)–MyMD Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (“MyMD”) and Akers Biosciences, Inc. (“Akers”) (NASDAQ: AKER) jointly announced a definitive merger agreement last week. The companies plan to hold a video conference for investors on Wednesday, November 18, 2020 at 4:15 p.m. ET to provide additional context on the integrated company, the clinical pipeline and drug development plan, and…

Grown Rogue Prepares to Launch Nitrogen Sealed Flower Jars in Michigan While Continuing Bay City Expansion; Commences Sungrown Sales and Expands Indoor Facility in Oregon; Grants Options and Issues Shares

MEDFORD, Ore.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Grown Rogue International Inc. (“Grown Rogue” or the “Company”) (CSE: GRIN) (OTC: GRUSF), a multi-state cannabis company with operations and assets in Oregon and Michigan, is excited to announce the pending launch of its Certified Fresh Nitrogen Sealed Jars—designed to ensure fresh, connoisseur-quality premium cannabis—into the Michigan market. Improvements at the Bay City…

Cresco Labs Announces Record Revenue of $153.3 Million, Growth of $59 Million or 63% QoQ, and Adjusted EBITDA1 of $46.4 Million

CHICAGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Cresco Labs Inc. (CSE: CL) (OTCQX: CRLBF) (FSE: 6CQ) (“Cresco Labs” or the “Company”), one of the largest vertically integrated multi-state cannabis operators in the United States, today released its unaudited financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2020. All financial information presented in this release is in U.S. dollars, unless otherwise…

BevCanna Announces the Submission of Keef and Cali-Bloom NNCP Forms to Health Canada

VANCOUVER, British Columbia–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Emerging leader in infused cannabis beverages, BevCanna Enterprises Inc. (CSE:BEV, OTCQB:BVNNF, FSE:7BC) (“BevCanna” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce that it has submitted Notice of New Cannabis Product (“NNCP”) forms to Health Canada for its award-winning line-up of Keef Beverages and Cali-Bloom products. The Company is focused on commercializing the Keef…