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Cara Therapeutics Announces Equity Grants to Employees Under Inducement Plan

Cara Therapeutics Announces Equity Grants to Employees Under Inducement Plan

STAMFORD, Conn., Dec. 06, 2019 -- Cara Therapeutics, Inc. (CARA), a biopharmaceutical company focused on developing and commercializing new chemical entities designed to alleviate pruritus by selectively targeting peripheral kappa opioid receptors, today announced that the Compensation Committee of Cara’s Board of Directors has approved t... Read More...
Supreme Cannabis Announces Intention to Appoint Global Marketing Executive Jackie Poriadjian-Asch to its Board

Supreme Cannabis Announces Intention to Appoint Global Marketing Executive Jackie Poriadjian-Asch to its Board

Most recently, Ms. Poriadjian-Asch served as Chief Marketing Officer and Chief Revenue Officer at ecobee, where she helped the company achieve 30% market share in North America's competitive smart home category. In 2016, ahead of Canada Goose's IPO, Ms. Poriadjian-Asch joined the company as Chief Marketing Officer, focusing on globa... Read More...
VEXT Science Announces Receipt of a US$5 Million Subscription for a Secured Non-Convertible Debenture

VEXT Science Announces Receipt of a US$5 Million Subscription for a Secured Non-Convertible Debenture

/THIS NEWS RELEASE IS NOT INTENDED FOR DISSEMINATION IN THE UNITED STATES OR FOR DISTRIBUTION TO UNITED STATES NEWSWIRE SERVICES/ VANCOUVER, Dec. 6, 2019 - VEXT Science, Inc. (CSE: VEXT) ("VEXT") is pleased to announce the receipt of a subscription for US$5 million of debenture units, consisting of US$5 million principal amount of secured... Read More...
Medicine Man Technologies Acquisiton Target, MedPharm, to Launch a Landmark Randomized Clinical Trial Taking Aim at Treating Alzheimer’s with Cannabis

Medicine Man Technologies Acquisiton Target, MedPharm, to Launch a Landmark Randomized Clinical Trial Taking Aim at Treating Alzheimer’s with Cannabis

DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--MedPharm, the leader in cannabis research and formulation development, which has agreed to be acquired by Medicine Man Technologies (OTCQX: MDCL), will launch a landmark, double-blind, placebo controlled clinical trial in the first half of 2020 to explore how cannabis works for patients with Dementia and Alzheimer... Read More...
Supreme Cannabis Expands CPG Manufacturing Capacity and Provides Operational Update

Supreme Cannabis Expands CPG Manufacturing Capacity and Provides Operational Update

Supreme Cannabis expands its manufacturing capacity with a 107,000 square foot central processing facility in Kitchener, Ontario .Blissco Facility to fill and package 7ACRES' PAX Era vaporizer pods after receiving license amendment in October that allows for the sale of cannabis 2.0 products.Supreme Cannabis Scarborough to manufacture con... Read More...
Veritas Farms Announces Miami Art Week Event Collaborations and Sponsorships

Veritas Farms Announces Miami Art Week Event Collaborations and Sponsorships

Fort Lauderdale, FL, Dec. 05, 2019 -- via NEWMEDIAWIRE -- Veritas Farms, Inc. (OTCQB:VFRM) (“Veritas Farms” or the “Company”), a vertically integrated agribusiness focused on the production of full spectrum hemp oil products with naturally occurring cannabinoids, is pleased to announce various Miami Art Week event collaborations and spons... Read More...
Abacus Health Products Announces Voluntary Extension of Lock-Up Agreements

Abacus Health Products Announces Voluntary Extension of Lock-Up Agreements

Abacus Health Products, Inc. (CSE: ABCS, OTCQX: ABAHF) ("Abacus") today announced that it has secured from key shareholders a voluntary extension to lock-up agreements representing approximately 8 million subordinate voting shares, including subordinate voting shares issuable upon conversion of locked-up proportionate voting shares.The ag... Read More...
Curaleaf Executive Chairman Boris Jordan Named to Bloomberg Businessweek's 2019 Bloomberg 50 List

Curaleaf Executive Chairman Boris Jordan Named to Bloomberg Businessweek's 2019 Bloomberg 50 List

The annual list includes innovators, entrepreneurs, and leaders who have changed the global business landscape in measurable ways over the past yearWAKEFIELD, Mass., Dec. 4, 2019 -- Curaleaf Holdings, Inc. (CSE: CURA) (OTCQX: CURLF) ("Curaleaf"), a leading vertically integrated cannabis operator in the United States, is proud to announce ... Read More...
Vext Science to Present at the 12th Annual LD Micro Main Event on December 10, 2019

Vext Science to Present at the 12th Annual LD Micro Main Event on December 10, 2019

VANCOUVER, Dec. 4, 2019 - Vext Science (OTCQX: VEXTF) (CSE: VEXT) ("VEXT") a cannabinoid brand leader leveraging core expertise in extraction, manufacturing, and marketing to build wholesale distribution through revenue and profit sharing partnerships, announced today that Bob Brilon, President and CFO of Vext Science, will present at the... Read More...
Acreage Holdings Announces December 2019 Conference Attendance

Acreage Holdings Announces December 2019 Conference Attendance

NEW YORK, Dec. 04, 2019 -- Acreage Holdings, Inc. (“Acreage”) (CSE: ACRG.U) (OTCQX: ACRGF) (FSE: 0VZ) one of the largest vertically integrated, multi-state operators of cannabis licenses and assets in the U.S., today announced its management team will participate in the following conferences and events in December 2019.Investor Intelligen... Read More...
Cara Therapeutics to Present at the 31st Annual Piper Jaffray Healthcare Conference

Cara Therapeutics to Present at the 31st Annual Piper Jaffray Healthcare Conference

STAMFORD, Conn., Dec. 03, 2019 -- Cara Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq: CARA), a biopharmaceutical company focused on developing and commercializing new chemical entities with a primary focus on pruritus by selectively targeting peripheral kappa opioid receptors, today announced a Company presentation at the 31st Annual Piper Jaffray Healthcar... Read More...
cbdMD Reports Record Online Holiday Sales

cbdMD Reports Record Online Holiday Sales

CHARLOTTE, N.C.Over 12,300 Online Orders Booked Through cbdMD.com During Its Black Friday and Cyber Monday Holiday Sales PeriodcbdMD, Inc. (NYSE American: YCBD, YCBD.PR.A), a leading nationally recognized consumer cannabidiol (CBD) brand, reported more than 12,300 online orders were received through its ecommerce site cbdMD.com during the... Read More...
Charlotte's Web Announces Closing of its Previously Announced Underwritten Public Offering

Charlotte’s Web Announces Closing of its Previously Announced Underwritten Public Offering

/NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION IN THE UNITED STATES/ BOULDER, CO, Dec. 3, 2019 - Charlotte's Web Holdings, Inc. ("Charlotte's Web",) (TSX:CWEB, OTCQX:CWBHF), the market leader in hemp CBD extract products, announces today that it has closed its previously announced underwritten public offering for aggregate gross proceeds to the Company of C$66,25... Read More...
CV Sciences to Present at the 12th Annual LD Micro Main Event

CV Sciences to Present at the 12th Annual LD Micro Main Event

SAN DIEGO, Dec. 03, 2019 -- CV Sciences, Inc. (OTCQB:CVSI) (the “Company”, “CV Sciences”, “our”, “us” or “we”), a preeminent supplier and manufacturer of hemp cannabidiol (CBD) products, today announced that Joseph Dowling, the Company’s Chief Executive Officer, will present at the 12th Annual LD Micro Main Event. The conference is being ... Read More...
Tilray® Expands Global Leadership Team With New Manitoba Harvest President

Tilray® Expands Global Leadership Team With New Manitoba Harvest President

NANAIMO, British Columbia--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Today, Tilray, Inc. (NASDAQ: TLRY), a global pioneer in cannabis production, research, cultivation and distribution, announced the expansion of its global senior leadership team with the appointment of Katy Dickson as President, Manitoba Harvest. Tilray acquired Manitoba Harvest, the world’s lar... Read More...
Cara Therapeutics Announces Positive Topline Data From Phase 2 Trial of Oral KORSUVA™ in Chronic Kidney Disease Patients with Moderate-to-Severe Pruritus

Cara Therapeutics Announces Positive Topline Data From Phase 2 Trial of Oral KORSUVA™ in Chronic Kidney Disease Patients with Moderate-to-Severe Pruritus

– Met primary endpoint with statistically significant reduction in mean worst itching intensity NRS scores with 1 mg tablet strength vs. placebo after 12-week treatment period (p=0.018) –– Oral KORSUVA™ well-tolerated after 12 weeks of treatment –– Conference call today at 8:30 a.m. ET –STAMFORD, Conn., Dec. 03, 2019 -- Cara Therapeutics,... Read More...
Curaleaf Opens Medical Cannabis Dispensary in Sarasota's Medical District Area

Curaleaf Opens Medical Cannabis Dispensary in Sarasota’s Medical District Area

Company's 28th Florida Location Provides Best-in-Class Customer Service 7 Days a Week SARASOTA, Fla., Dec. 2, 2019 -- Curaleaf Holdings, Inc. (CSE: CURA) (OTCQX: CURLF) ("Curaleaf"), a leading vertically integrated cannabis operator in the United States, announced today the opening of its 28th Florida dispensary at 1435 South Tamiami Trai... Read More...
Veritas Farms to Host its First Shareholder Conference Call

Veritas Farms to Host its First Shareholder Conference Call

Fort Lauderdale, FL, Dec. 02, 2019 -- via NEWMEDIAWIRE -- Veritas Farms, Inc. (OTCQB:VFRM) (“Veritas Farms” or the “Company”), a vertically integrated agribusiness focused on the production of full spectrum hemp oil products with naturally occurring cannabinoids, is pleased to announce that it will host its first shareholder conference ca... Read More...
Emerald Health Therapeutics Reports Third Quarter 2019 Financial Results; Sales Double Third Quarter in a Row

Emerald Health Therapeutics Reports Third Quarter 2019 Financial Results; Sales Double Third Quarter in a Row

50% owned JV, Pure Sunfarms, achieves fourth consecutive quarter of positive EBITDA, all-in cost of production of C$0.63 per gram, gross margin of 69% and EBITDA margin of 73%VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Dec. 02, 2019 -- Emerald Health Therapeutics, Inc. (“Emerald”) (TSXV: EMH; OTCQX: EMHTF) reported financial results for the quarter and ... Read More...
Indus Holdings, Inc. Reports Third Quarter 2019 Financial Results

Indus Holdings, Inc. Reports Third Quarter 2019 Financial Results

SALINAS, Calif., Nov. 30, 2019 -- Indus Holdings, Inc. ("Indus") (CSE:INDS; OTCQX: INDXF), a leading, vertically-integrated cannabis company, today announced its financial results for the fiscal third quarter ending September 30, 2019. All figures stated are in US Dollars.Third Quarter and Year to Date Financial and Business Highlights Re... Read More...
Emerald Health Therapeutics Closes $2.5 Million Prospectus Sale and Concurrent Secondary Sale

Emerald Health Therapeutics Closes $2.5 Million Prospectus Sale and Concurrent Secondary Sale

NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION TO UNITED STATES NEWSWIRE OR FOR DISSEMINATION IN THE UNITED STATESVANCOUVER, British Columbia, Nov. 29, 2019 -- Emerald Health Therapeutics, Inc. (“Emerald”) (TSXV: EMH; OTCQX: EMHTF), announced today that it closed its prospectus sale (the "Offering") to a single Canadian institutional accredited investor (the “Inve... Read More...
Village Farms Confirms Rejection of Emerald's Invalid Set-Off Claim and Invalid Shareholder Loan Repayment Demand

Village Farms Confirms Rejection of Emerald’s Invalid Set-Off Claim and Invalid Shareholder Loan Repayment Demand

Village Farms' Majority Ownership Interest Confirmed by Pure Sunfarms Additional Emerald Equity Contribution of $940,000 Due on December 2, 2019 Conversion of Delta 2 Greenhouse Facility Remains on Schedule VANCOUVER, Nov. 29, 2019 - Village Farms International, Inc. ("Village Farms") (TSX:VFF; Nasdaq:VFF) today responded to the ongo... Read More...
Eve & Co Completes First Shipment of Dried Flower Products to the Province of Saskatchewan

Eve & Co Completes First Shipment of Dried Flower Products to the Province of Saskatchewan

TORONTO, Nov. 28, 2019 -- Eve & Co Incorporated (“Eve & Co” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: EVE; OTCQX: EEVVF) is pleased to announce that it has, through its wholly-owned subsidiary Natural MedCo Ltd., successfully shipped its first order of adult-use dried flower products to its third-party distributor, National Cannabis Distribution ... Read More...
Medicine Man Technologies, a Key Proponent of Colorado's HB19-1090, Slated for Record Growth with Passing of Historic "PubCo" Bill

Medicine Man Technologies, a Key Proponent of Colorado’s HB19-1090, Slated for Record Growth with Passing of Historic “PubCo” Bill

DENVER, Nov. 27, 2019 -- Medicine Man Technologies (OTCQX: MDCL), one of the state's pioneers in the cannabis industry, entered into term sheets with 12 of Colorado's cannabis businesses since the recent passing of Colorado's House Bill 19-1090. HB19-1090 or the "PubCo" bill allows publicly traded companies to own and invest in Colorado c... Read More...
Emerald Health Therapeutics Maintains 50% Share Ownership in Pure Sunfarms

Emerald Health Therapeutics Maintains 50% Share Ownership in Pure Sunfarms

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Nov. 27, 2019 -- Emerald Health Therapeutics, Inc. (“Emerald”) (TSXV: EMH; OTCQX: EMHTF) today responded to misleading public disclosure made by Village Farms International, Inc. ("Village Farms") (TSX: VFF; Nasdaq: VFF) yesterday in connection with their joint venture, Pure Sunfarms Corp. ("PSF").Emerald reit... Read More...
Village Farms International Announces Pure Sunfarms' Cannabis Supply Agreement for Alberta

Village Farms International Announces Pure Sunfarms’ Cannabis Supply Agreement for Alberta

– Third Provincial Supply Agreement Extends Pure Sunfarms' Presence into Third Largest Cannabis Market in Canada and Expands Access to Nearly Two-Thirds of Canadian Population –VANCOUVER , Nov. 27, 2019 - Village Farms International, Inc. ("Village Farms") (TSX:VFF; Nasdaq:VFF) today announced that its majority-owned joint venture for lar... Read More...
Emerald Health Therapeutics’ Pure Sunfarms Joint Venture to Supply Cannabis Products to Alberta

Emerald Health Therapeutics’ Pure Sunfarms Joint Venture to Supply Cannabis Products to Alberta

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Nov. 27, 2019 -- Emerald Health Therapeutics, Inc. (“Emerald”) (TSXV: EMH; OTCQX: EMHTF) announced that its 50%-owned joint venture for large-scale, low-cost, quality cannabis production, Pure Sunfarms Corp. (“Pure Sunfarms” or “PSF”), has secured a cannabis supply agreement with Alberta Gaming, Liquor & C... Read More...
Village Farms International Confirms Majority Ownership Interest in Pure Sunfarms

Village Farms International Confirms Majority Ownership Interest in Pure Sunfarms

VANCOUVER, Nov. 26, 2019 - Village Farms International, Inc. ("Village Farms") (TSX: VFF;Nasdaq: VFF) today responds to inaccurate and misleading public disclosure by Emerald Health Therapeutics, Inc. ("Emerald") and provides an update in respect of its majority ownership interest in Pure Sunfarms Corp. ("Pure Sunfarms"), as described in ... Read More...
Emerald Health Therapeutics Completing Planting in Recently Fully-Licensed, Wholly-Owned Growing Facilities

Emerald Health Therapeutics Completing Planting in Recently Fully-Licensed, Wholly-Owned Growing Facilities

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Nov. 26, 2019 -- Emerald Health Therapeutics, Inc. (“Emerald”) (TSXV: EMH; OTCQX: EMHTF) has completed planting at its indoor Québec facility, Verdélite, and expects to complete planting in the next days in the first of its two greenhouses in Metro Vancouver, allowing for transition into the commercial phase o... Read More...
VEXT Reports 36% Revenue Increase, 7% Increase in Net Income for Year to Date 2019

VEXT Reports 36% Revenue Increase, 7% Increase in Net Income for Year to Date 2019

/THIS NEWS RELEASE IS NOT INTENDED FOR DISSEMINATION IN THE UNITED STATES/ VANCOUVER, Nov. 26, 2019 - Vext Science, Inc. (CSE: VEXT & OTCQX: VEXTF) ("VEXT") a cannabinoid brand leader leveraging core expertise in extraction, manufacturing, and marketing to build wholesale distribution through revenue and profit sharing joint venture p... Read More...
Indus Holdings, Inc. Announces Date Change for the Third Quarter 2019 Earnings Release and Earnings Call

Indus Holdings, Inc. Announces Date Change for the Third Quarter 2019 Earnings Release and Earnings Call

SALINAS, Calif., Nov. 25, 2019 -- Indus Holdings, Inc. ("Indus") (CSE:INDS; OTCQX: INDXF), a leading, vertically-integrated cannabis company, today announced that it has changed the date of its previously announced earnings release and earnings call. The Company will now report its financial results for the third quarter ended September 3... Read More...
MJardin Group Announces Third Quarter 2019 Financial Results

MJardin Group Announces Third Quarter 2019 Financial Results

DENVER and TORONTO, Nov. 25, 2019 -- MJardin Group, Inc. (“MJardin” or “the Company”) (MJAR.CN) (MJARF), a leader in premium cannabis production, today announced its financial and operating results for the three and nine-month periods ending September 30, 2019. All amounts are expressed in Canadian dollars unless otherwise indicated.Q3 an... Read More...
Veritas Farms Launches Digital Advertising Campaign with Hearst Media

Veritas Farms Launches Digital Advertising Campaign with Hearst Media

Fort Lauderdale, FL, Nov. 25, 2019 -- via NEWMEDIAWIRE -- Veritas Farms, Inc. (OTCQB:VFRM) “Veritas Farms” or the “Company”), a vertically integrated agribusiness focused on the production of full spectrum hemp oil products with naturally occurring cannabinoids is pleased to announce its latest advertising campaign launched in partnership... Read More...