Heritage Cannabis Set to Initiate U.S. Product Launch Through Relationship With Merida Capital Holdings

TORONTO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Heritage Cannabis Holdings Corp. (CSE:CANN) (OTCQX:HERTF) (“Heritage” or the “Company”), today announced that it has expanded its relationship with Merida Capital Holdings (“Merida”) to leverage Merida’s strategic portfolio of companies in the sector and rapidly advance the Company’s U.S. product distribution strategy. Upon closing of the Premium 5 acquisition in January 2021, Merida, the…

International Cannabis Lifestyle Brand COOKIES Launches Second Oregon Location in Corvallis

CORVALLIS, Ore.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–International cannabis and lifestyle brand COOKIES is launching its second Oregon location on April 8 in Corvallis. The launch event will be hosted by legendary Seattle SuperSonics and Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame player Gary Payton. Corvallis was his home for four years while he attended and played basketball for Oregon State…

$297.51 Billion Cannabis Packaging Market – Global Growth, Trends, COVID-19 Impact, and Forecasts 2021-2026 – ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The “Cannabis Packaging Market – Growth, Trends, COVID-19 Impact, and Forecasts (2021 – 2026)” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering. The cannabis packaging market was valued at USD 101.48 billion in 2020 and is expected to reach USD 297.51 billion by 2026, at a CAGR of 22.59% over the forecast period 2021 –…

The Alkaline Water Company Continues Convenience Store Expansion with Cefco Partnership

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Alkaline Water Company Inc. (NASDAQ and CSE: WTER) (the “Company”), the country’s largest independent alkaline water company, is pleased to announce its latest partnership with CEFCO Convenience Stores now selling Alkaline88’s 1-liter single serve size in more than 200 high volume stores across six states. “Adding CEFCO as a customer is a…

Cannabis Growth Operator, Schwazze, Announces Rebannering of Mesa Organics Stores to Star Buds Dispensaries in Colorado

DENVER–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Cannabis growth operator, Schwazze, (OTCQX: SHWZ) (“Schwazze” or “the Company”), announced today that it has rebannered its four Mesa Organics retail dispensaries in southern Colorado as Star Buds. The newly bannered dispensaries are located in Pueblo East, Rocky Ford, Ordway, and Las Animas, Colorado. Star Buds is a recognized and successful retail cannabis operator…

Applied DNA and Northwell Health Establish SARS-CoV-2 Mutation and Variant Tracking Program

STONY BROOK & NEW HYDE PARK, N.Y.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Applied DNA Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ: APDN) (Applied DNA or the “Company”), a leader in Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR)-based DNA manufacturing, and Northwell Health (Northwell) today announced their entry into a pro bono Material Transfer Agreement (MTA) that establishes a real-time surveillance program for the tracking and identification of…