Featured Cannabis News Articles

Tuesday, 20/11/18
Massachusetts became the first state on the East Coast Tuesday to allow recreational marijuana sales, meaning tens of millions of adult consumers, including those in New York City, are now within a three-hour drive from a pot shop. CBS News correspondent Tony Dokoupil reports from Northampton, Massachusetts, where one of two stores opening in... + continue reading
Tuesday, 20/11/18
Thursday is supposed to be all about turkey, but Wednesday is apparently all about THC. Cannabis industry insiders are predicting a sales high as pot smokers stock up on supplies before the Thanksgiving holiday. Shiran Shiravi, the director of consumer communications at Eaze, a company that delivers cannabis products in California, expects... + continue reading
Tuesday, 20/11/18
When Canada fully legalized recreational cannabis on Oct. 17, the internet giddily reimagined the CN Tower in Toronto peeking out from a thick haze and swapped the flag’s red maple leaf for its jagged-edged green cousin, writes Amanda Siebert of NY Times. Outsiders might titter about an entire populace turning into potheads, but legalization... + continue reading
Tuesday, 20/11/18
The 2018 midterms made Michigan the tenth U.S. state to legalize recreational marijuana. With the vote, the state enters a cannabis market thriving in states like Colorado, Washington and, most notably, California, which has surpassed the UK as the 5th largest economy in world. People are quitting their jobs and feverishly moving across the... + continue reading
Tuesday, 20/11/18
Greece on Monday issued its first licenses for the cultivation and processing of medical cannabis in a taboo-breaking move, the agriculture ministry said Monday. The licenses went to two companies, Biomecann and Bioprocann, respectively based in Larissa and Corinth, who are expected to invest a combined 22 million euros ($25 million) and hire... + continue reading
Tuesday, 20/11/18
The cannabis industry is attracting entrepreneurs aiming to capture a slice of the market, which BDS Analytics and ArcView Market Research estimate could reach $11 billion this year and grow to $23 billion by 2022, writes Alex Oleinic a Benzinga Staff Writer. In a short span, the industry has evolved beyond the traditional flower and... + continue reading

Medical Cannabis News

Tuesday, 20/11/18
When Canada fully legalized recreational cannabis on Oct. 17, the internet giddily reimagined the CN Tower in Toronto peeking out from a thick haze and swapped the flag’s red maple leaf for its... + continue reading

Recreational Marijuana

Tuesday, 20/11/18
Massachusetts became the first state on the East Coast Tuesday to allow recreational marijuana sales, meaning tens of millions of adult consumers, including those in New York City, are now within a... + continue reading

Regional Cannabis News

Colorado is the first state to legalize the cultivation and sale of marijuana for recreational purposes. + continue reading

CannaBusiness

Tuesday, 20/11/18
LeafLink has released the first LeafLink List, a ranking of the best-selling and fastest-growing brands and products on its platform, writes Alex Oleinic a Benzinga Staff Writer.  ... + continue reading

Cannabis Technology

Tuesday, 20/11/18
Radient Technologies Inc. (TSX Venture: RTI) is pleased to announce that it has received its Confirmation of Readiness (“COR”) Letter from Health Canada in regard to its application for an initial... + continue reading

Cannabis Politics

Tuesday, 20/11/18
New York is hoping to become the next budding state to join those that legalized recreational adult-use marijuana.  Buffalo took center stage in the ongoing debate Monday with City Hall hosting... + continue reading