Week In Review – November 8th-14th

C3 Industries Closes Funding Round, Brings Total Capital Raised To $25M  The Ann Arbor, Michigan-based cannabis company C3 Industries, said Monday it has completed a private financing round that brings its total capital raised to date to more than $25 million. Read more South Africa’s Budding Cannabis Industry Is Waiting For Regulations To Catch Up Western Cape

By |2019-11-19T10:38:56-07:00November 14th, 2019|Hemp, HLG Week In Review, Marijuana|

Week In Review – November 1st-7th

Multimillion-Dollar US Cannabis Deals Near Completion Though both of the deals are set to improve the two multi-state operators’ (MSOs) market share across the US and could represent a newfound interest in the regulated cannabis industry at the state level by federal powers, cannabis deals overall have been downsized in the face of a struggling

By |2019-11-07T10:50:46-07:00November 7th, 2019|Hemp, HLG Week In Review, Marijuana|

Week In Review – October 25th – 31st, 2019

European Pot Firm Valued at $190 Million in New Funding Round  One of Europe’s crop of cannabis companies was valued at 150 million pounds ($190 million) in its most recent funding round, reflecting rising industry growth as well as investor appetite, despite a murky regulatory picture. Read more  Mexico Unveiled Its Recreational Cannabis Bill: 8

By |2019-10-30T12:14:42-06:00October 30th, 2019|Hemp, HLG Week In Review, Marijuana|

Weekly Review – October 18 -24, 2019

California Passes Law That Enables Cannabis Employees To Unionize More Easily California Gov. Gavin Newsom signed a new law that requires cannabis dispensaries to allow employees to form a union if they want to obtain a state license, according to GreenRushDaily. Read more Hemp Licenses Issued by State 2019 The 29 U.S. states having reporting licensed

By |2019-11-19T10:53:29-07:00October 24th, 2019|Hemp, HLG Week In Review, Marijuana|

Week In Review – October 11 -17, 2019

Colorado's New, Improved MMJ Rules Start in November The rules for Colorado's expansive new medical marijuana laws have been approved by the state Board of Health, and will become official in six weeks. Mandated by a set of bills passed by the Colorado Legislature during the 2019 session, the rules received some minor technical tweaks

By |2019-10-21T08:31:13-06:00October 16th, 2019|HLG Week In Review|

Week In Review – October 4 -10, 2019

London Cannabis Investment Fund Acquires UK CBD Manufacturer A London cannabis investment firm has acquired a CBD manufacturer to launch its foray into European markets. World High Life will buy Love Hemp, which makes CBD topicals and edibles, for $11.23 million, the company announced Monday. Read more Ecuador Sets Hemp THC Limit At 1.0% Hemp reform

By |2019-10-11T10:31:23-06:00October 10th, 2019|Hemp, HLG Week In Review, Marijuana|

Week In Review – Sept 27 – Oct 3, 2019

CCE Podcast Helps Navigate Industrial Hemp Issues An estimated 10,000 acres of industrial hemp will be harvested this fall in New York state – triple the number of acres planted in 2018. In addition to farmers, the emerging crop has found a following among consumers, as products such as cannabidiol (CBD) oil gain more space

By |2019-10-02T15:54:27-06:00October 2nd, 2019|Hemp, HLG Week In Review, Marijuana|

Week In Review – September 20-26, 2019

Cannabis Regulation In Australia Could Be About To Become Way Less Complex Cannabis regulation in Australia has taken a step forward. Last Thursday, a report into the Narcotic Drugs Act (ND Act) was tabled in Parliament, which recommended a major overhaul of the licensing regime for the drug and might see more Australian businesses able to

By |2019-10-02T08:46:58-06:00September 25th, 2019|HLG Week In Review|

Week In Review – September 13-19, 2019

Investment Opportunities Grow As Cannabis Expands Into New Consumer Markets For years, friends and family and angel investors were the primary funding sources for cannabis ventures, as only those closest to the industry were willing to take the risks that came with investing in a sector that, while increasingly legal at the state level, was

By |2019-09-18T13:48:56-06:00September 18th, 2019|HLG Week In Review|

Week In Review – September 6-12, 2019

Pyxus International Signs Agreement With Cornell University For Hemp, CBD Research Pyxus entered the cannabis space last year by obtaining majority stakes in two Canadian cannabis producers, as well as a cultivation license. The company was previously a global tobacco wholesaler and distributor known as Alliance One International. It changed its name to Pyxus in 2018 as

By |2019-09-26T11:26:58-06:00September 11th, 2019|Hemp, HLG Week In Review, Marijuana|