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Illinois Adult-Use Market Set To Launch Tomorrow, With Heavy Demand Anticipated

With Illinois’ adult-use cannabis market kicking off tomorrow, key industry players are bracing for strong demand. Continue reading →

Posted in News on December 31, 2019

New Markets And Retail Operations Drive Gains For Key U.S. Players

Several U.S. cannabis companies reported earnings this week, including Harvest Health & Recreation, Curaleaf, and Green Thumb Industries. Continue reading →

Posted in News on November 26, 2019

Cannabis Briefs for November 19, 2019

•The House Judiciary Committee will debate the Marijuana Opportunity Reinvestment and Expungement (MORE) Act on Wednesday. Continue reading →

Posted in News on November 19, 2019

Interview: Part 2: Green Thumb Founder And CEO Ben Kovler

In the second part of our interview with Ben Kovler, the Green Thumb founder, chairman, and CEO discusses cultivation capacity, expansion plans, and the potential for social consumption of cannabis. Continue reading →

Posted in News on September 24, 2019

Interview, Part 1: Ben Kovler, Founder and CEO, Green Thumb Industries

Chicago-based cannabis company Green Thumb Industries has emerged as a player to watch as the legal cannabis business gains momentum across the U.S. In its fiscal second quarter ended in June, Green Thumb saw revenues triple to $45 million, while adjusted EBITDA reached $5 million. With brands including Rythm, The Feel Collection, and Beboe, as well as retail outlets under the Rise and Essence banners, Green Thumb is active in 12 states and recently acquired one of New York state’s 10 vertically integrated licenses. Founder, chairman, and CEO Ben Kovler has ties to the drinks industry—his great-grandfather Harry Blum was a driving force behind the development of the Jim Beam brand in the U.S. SND executive editor Daniel Marsteller recently caught up with Kovler to discuss the road ahead for Green Thumb and the U.S. cannabis business in general. Continue reading →

Posted in News on September 17, 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

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