Innovative Industrial Properties Announces Year-to-Date 2021 Operating, Investment and Capital Markets Activity

SAN DIEGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Innovative Industrial Properties, Inc. (IIP), the first and only real estate company on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: IIPR) focused on the regulated U.S. cannabis industry, announced today its operating, investment and capital markets activity for the year-to-date through April 5, 2021. Operating Activity As of April 5, 2021, IIP owned 68…

JMP Group Announces Addition of Alfredo Barreto, Jr. to Investment Banking Division

SAN FRANCISCO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–JMP Group LLC (NYSE: JMP), an investment banking and alternative asset management firm, announced today that Alfredo Barreto, Jr. has joined JMP Securities as a managing director in its investment banking group. Based in the firm’s San Francisco office, Mr. Barreto will advise corporate clients in the cannabis industry. “The cannabis sector has…

The Worldwide Laboratory Gas Generators Industry is Projected to Reach $686 Million by 2026 at a CAGR of 14.2% from 2021 – ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The “Global Laboratory Gas Generators Market by Type (Nitrogen, Hydrogen, Zero Air, Purge Gas, ToC), Application (Gas Chromatography, LC-MS), End-user (Life Science Industry, Chemical & Petrochemical Industry, Food & Beverage Industry), and Region – Forecast to 2026” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering. The global laboratory gas generators market is projected to reach…

IOTO International Begins USA Manufacturing of Hemp Sheet for Smoking Products

GREENVILLE, N.C.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–IOTO International, the USA and Brazil-based manufacturer of homogenized wrapper, cut filler and binder for the smoking industry, has expanded its Yerba Mate, Chamomile and other herbal homogenized sheet offerings to include USA production of premium reconstituted hemp sheet. Utilizing qualified and tested hemp flower, leaf or stem supplied by customers (or directly…

New Arize® Factor Grow Light Brings Better Optics and Efficiency to Indoor Vertical Farms

CLEVELAND–(BUSINESS WIRE)–GE Current, a Daintree company, today introduced the Arize Factor Multilayer (ML) Series, the latest addition to its lineup of horticulture fixtures for indoor farms and greenhouses. Assembled in the USA, the Arize Factor packages improved optics and optimized light spectrums to become an industry-leading, efficient choice for indoor vertical farms. The series includes…

Pioneering Colorado Cannabis Cultivator Maggie’s Farm Marks 10th Anniversary With Grow-Your-Own Initiative

PUEBLO, Colo.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Maggie’s Farm, Southern Colorado’s original source for organically grown, Clean Green Certified® craft cannabis, is celebrating the brand’s 10-year anniversary and its customers with a 10-day special event culminating on 4/20. To honor the company’s decade of success, Maggie’s Farm is giving away 2,000 seed packs per day for 10 days and providing…

SRAX Announces a Slate of Sequire Industry Conferences to be Held on Their Virtual Platform

LOS ANGELES–(BUSINESS WIRE)–SRAX, Inc. (NASDAQ: SRAX), a financial technology company that unlocks data and insights for publicly traded companies through Sequire, its SaaS platform, has announced they will host a series of industry-specific conferences throughout the year. This series kicks off with a Cannabis focused virtual conference, held on April 20th, 2021 (or as some…

 Keirton Inc. Named One of Canada’s Top Small and Medium Employers for 2021

VANCOUVER, British Columbia–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Keirton Inc. (“Keirton”), a global leader in engineering solutions that streamline commercial cannabis and hemp cultivation, today announced that it has been named one of Canada’s Top Small & Medium Employers for 2021. The designation, which is managed by the Globe and Mail, recognizes small and medium enterprises (SME) that offer the…

SOL Global Announces Investment in Cannabis Data and Compliance Solutions Company Fyllo

TORONTO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–SOL Global Investments Corp. (“SOL Global” or the “Company“) (CSE: SOL) (OTCPK: SOLCF) (Frankfurt: 9SB) is pleased to announce that it has completed an investment in Fyllo, the leader in digital marketing and compliance solutions technology for highly regulated industries, as part of the close of Fyllo’s USD$30 million Series B round, co-led by…

Two C-Level Executives Join NRGene to Fortify Its Leadership Team

NESS ZIONA, Israel & SAN DIEGO & SASKATOON, Saskatchewan–(BUSINESS WIRE)–NRGene (Tel Aviv Stock Exchange: NRGN), an AI based genomic company operating in the agricultural and livestock industry, announced today that Keith Blanks and Richard Calk have been appointed as Chief Commercial Officer (CCO) and Chief Strategy Officer (CSO), respectively. Both are deeply experienced industry executives…