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CannTrust Cuts 20% Of Staff As New Revelations Fuel Scandal

Embattled Canadian cannabis producer CannTrust laid off 20% of its staff—approximately 180 people—on Thursday as fallout from its cultivation violations continues apace. Continue reading →

Posted in News on September 10, 2019

Cannabis Briefs for September 10, 2019

•California cannabis producer and retailer Shryne Group has hired Elizabeth Baron as CMO. Continue reading →

Posted in News on September 10, 2019

Profits Still Elude Major Cannabis Companies In Second Quarter, But Strong Expansion Continues Apace

Numerous companies reported second quarter earnings in the past week, and while profits remain elusive, some key players are inching closer to profitability on rapidly expanding revenues. Continue reading →

Posted in News on September 3, 2019

Exclusive: Napa Wine Veteran Launches Premium Cannabis Brand LakeGrade

Eric Sklar, one of the founding members of the Napa Valley Cannabis Association, has been a longtime participant in the region’s wine industry, founding Alpha Omega Winery in 2005. Two years ago, he launched Fumé, an upscale cannabis company that brings his viticultural knowledge to bear on a new crop. Continue reading →

Posted in News on September 3, 2019

Cannabis Briefs for September 3, 2019

•The Napa Valley Cannabis Association has withdrawn a ballot initiative to allow commercial cannabis cultivation in Napa County. Continue reading →

Posted in News on September 3, 2019

California’s Cannabis Tax Revenues Accelerate

California’s legal cannabis industry ramped up in the second quarter, with the state’s cannabis tax revenue rising 19% compared to the previous quarter. Continue reading →

Posted in News on August 27, 2019

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