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Cannabis Companies Serve Baby Boomers

November 20,2019 Abbie RosnerContributor Vices I cover how older adults are discovering and re-discovering cannabis. A reader recently asked me how dispensaries can attract and retain older adults as customers. That’s a...

Ontario Plans to Change Pot Shop Licencing

David George-Cosh   Reporter   November 21, 2019 Relief may finally be coming for cannabis producers that have been stymied by the lack of legal retail stores in the country’s most...

Cannabis Could Curb Chronic Pain, reducing the need for opioids

Kat Eschner   November 19, 2019 Cannabis could play a bigger role in chronic pain management than researchers once thought. For some chronic pain patients, there’s a correlation between daily cannabis use...

Investors Remain Confident in Cannabis Industry

November 21,2019 While 86 percent of individual investors are concerned about a global recession over the next 12-18 months, they remain bullish on the cannabis sector. The second Cannabis Investor Survey was...

US House Panel passes federal cannabis legalization bill in historic vote

November 20,2019 The U.S. House Judiciary Committee on Wednesday approved a sweeping cannabis reform bill by a vote of 24-10, a milestone moment that moves the multibillion-dollar marijuana industry a...

Companies Still Raising Funding Shows Continued Investor Interest

Green Organic Dutchman Signs Arrangements for Up to $103 Million in Funding November 14, 2019 Proceeds to be used for completion of facilities at Ancaster and Valleyfield Phase 1 Would provide bridge...

CBD Skyrockets in Popularity, Scientists Scramble to Understand How It’s Metabolized

By Amber Dance, Nature magazine on November 14, 2019 In November of 2017, scientists at a subsidiary of Artelo Biosciences in Manchester, U.K., tasked an intern with compiling any scientific study published on the...

THC helps CBD—without getting you high

When considering the effects of cannabinoids on the body, it’s easy to focus on single compounds. Yet this hyperfocus on individual compounds may obscure the ways cannabinoids can be used in...

Holt Renfrew launches cannabis pop up in time for holidays

Jesse B. StaniforthNovember 5, 2019 Facing the continued challenge of differentiating its brand from those of other cannabis producers and retailers, Canopy announced two moves designed to make its products...