Month: October 2017

Bud and booze appear to be collaborating well north of the border. The owners of the popular beer Corona have invested big into one of Canada’s leading cannabis companies. Constellation Brands, whose portfolio also includes Svedka, Modelo and many other brands, recently invested $190 million in Canada’s Canopy Growth corporation,Continue Reading

Poseidon Asset Management – a San Francisco-based, cannabis industry-focused investment company – has launched a second fund with the goal of raising $100 million to $150 million from investors. If Poseidon achieves that goal, the investment fund would be one of the largest in the marijuana industry. The company didContinue Reading

An anti-marijuana organization in Arizona has asked the state’s attorney general to investigate cannabis tech company Weedmaps for false advertising. According to Phoenix New Times, Arizonans for Responsible Drug Policy (ARDP) is questioning the validity of claims on billboard ads paid for by Weedmaps that youth marijuana usage in Colorado andContinue Reading

As California creeps closer to legalization, a commercial land grab has led to soaring lease and sale prices. The post Finding the ‘Green Zone’: How Specialty Realtors Are Cashing in on Cannabis appeared first on Leafly. Read More: Finding the ‘Green Zone’: How Specialty Realtors Are Cashing inContinue Reading

A Native American tribe based in Nevada is suing the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration over the seizure of a 26-acre hemp crop growing in California. The Winnemucca Indian Colony of Nevada – a federally recognized tribe of Western Shoshone and Northern Paiute Indians in northwestern Nevada – is also suing officials in San Joaquin County, California,Continue Reading