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Friday Oct 22, 2021 - 9:00 am

New Study Underscores Rapidity of Oral Drug Bio-delivery Using Lexaria Bioscience Corp.’s (NASDAQ: LEXX) Technology as an Alternative to Smoking and Vaping

Oral drug delivery innovator Lexaria Bioscience is focused on providing alternatives to smoked or inhaled tobacco and cannabis products to help consumers reduce the threat to their lungsLexaria’s patented technology — DehydraTECH(TM) — is a solution that processes active pharmaceutical ingredients into a powder or liquid form that can then be ingested with less harm than inhalation, while providing rapidity similar to inhalation substancesDehydraTECH has…

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Thursday Oct 21, 2021 - 12:47 pm

Flora Growth Corp.’s (NASDAQ: FLGC) Leadership and Advisory Team Steering Company to Greater Heights

The growing cannabis industry is experiencing a rise in demand for experienced business executives to guide companies toward the topFlora Growth, which has achieved numerous milestones, is a testament to the importance of experienced leadershipEstablished in 2019, Flora was the first all-outdoor cannabis cultivation company to list on NASDAQ and has the largest licensed cultivation footprint in ColombiaThe company also boasts the lowest production cost…

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Wednesday Oct 20, 2021 - 9:28 am

Lexaria Bioscience Corp. (NASDAQ: LEXX) Inches Closer to Revolutionizing the Nicotine Industry with its Alternative Nicotine Delivery

Lexaria’s recent animal study on its patented DehydraTECH(TM) technology on nicotine absorption yielded ground-breaking resultsThis study builds on an earlier 2018 study that demonstrated effective delivery of nicotine to the central nervous system in a rodent studyThe study’s success will serve as the foundation for a human trial that will compare the DehydraTECH-nicotine pouch performance to leading brands Zacks Small Cap Research recently did a…

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Tuesday Oct 19, 2021 - 12:19 pm

Flora Growth Corp. (NASDAQ: FLGC) Making Leap From Medical-Grade Cannabis and CBD Food & Bev to Opening of Pharma Division & Running Global Clinical Trials

Cannabis flower and derivatives producer Flora Growth Corp. is an established brand builder with a seed-to-supply pipeline of cannabis CPG products from Colombia to North America to Europe and many other destinations around the worldFlora Growth’s commitment to its premium and mindful consumer packaged goods brand and product portfolio is now being enhanced with the company’s announcement it has opened a pharmaceutical divisionFlora Pharma will…

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Tuesday Oct 19, 2021 - 12:03 pm

Green Hygienics Holdings Inc. (GRYN) Among Hemp Cultivators Set to Benefit from California’s Assembly Bill 45

The 2018 U.S. Farm Bill removed “hemp” from the definition of cannabis but did not allow for inclusion of cannabidiol (“CBD”) in food or supplementsRegulations will remain in terms of labeling and serving size, and they will be determined by CDPH (California Department of Public Health)Green Hygienics exclusively works with industrial hemp and stands to benefit from the signing of AB45 in California The Farm…

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Monday Oct 18, 2021 - 1:33 pm

Hero Technologies Inc. (HENC), Blackbox Subsidiary Obtain Key Approvals, Move Forward with Michigan Expansion Plans

License prequalification should give HENC shareholders great confidence in strategic Michigan business planHero Technologies, Blackbox now beginning the last step in process of obtaining licensing approvalOnce full funding has been reached, BlackBox anticipates being shovel ready within two months In its ongoing commitment to position itself as a multistate operator in the cannabis sector, Hero Technologies (OTC: HENC) is focused on becoming fully licensed in…

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Wednesday Oct 13, 2021 - 2:57 pm

The USA CBD Expo Will Be Back in Chicago In October, With More Than 50 Speakers and Hundreds of Brands Under One Roof

On October 28-30, 2021, Chicago's McCormick Place will host the next USA CDB Expo. The nation's largest CBD event series will continue with a three-day event in the Midwest that will provide industry enthusiasts with the opportunity to hear from more than 50 expert speakers, visit with hundreds of vendors, and network with thousands of their peers, following a successful return to an in-person format…

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Monday Oct 11, 2021 - 2:16 pm

USA CBD Expo’s Chicago Conference Set to Take Place on October 28-30, 2021

USA CBD Expo will host their upcoming October conference at Chicago’s McCormick Place between October 28-30, 2021. Forming part of the nation’s largest CBD event series, the USA CBD Expo will cater to CBD industry newcomers and seasoned industry professionals alikeThe conference will play feature a series of keynote presentations and discussions delivered by some of the industry’s leading thinkers and innovatorsIn addition, the Expo will…

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Monday Oct 11, 2021 - 1:39 pm

Red White & Bloom Brands Inc. (CSE: RWB) (OTCQX: RWBYF) Completes Refinancing Amid Multi-state Drive to Roll Out Cannabis Brands

Multi-State Operator Red White & Bloom Brands is a cannabis retail opportunity builder expanding via acquisitions to create a synergistic portfolio throughout North AmericaThe company recently completed strategic refinancing that reorganizes its debt under an agreement that matures in January 2023The company continues aiming to improve its EBITDA margins under a harmonious High Times brand throughout its retail stores in Michigan, Florida, and Illinois, and…

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Monday Oct 11, 2021 - 1:09 pm

Flora Growth Corp.’s (NASDAQ: FLGC) Expanding into Global Markets

Flora Growth recently announced it had signed an LOI to provide a Panama-based international importer and distributor with cannabinoid-containing food and beveragesThe announcement followed on the heels of regulatory changes passed by Panama’s National Legislative Assembly, which legalized the use of medical cannabis and its therapeutic propertiesIn July, Flora Growth signed an LOI with an international distributor to supply its dried flower and derivatives, an…

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Friday Oct 08, 2021 - 12:55 pm

Lexaria Bioscience Corp. (NASDAQ: LEXX) Announces Positive Outcome of NIC-A21-1 Study Using DehydraTECH(TM)-Nicotine Pouches

The company believes that the study findings support its patented DehydraTECH(TM) system as being the world’s fastest-acting nicotine through oral absorption and a safer nicotine alternative for the 1.1 billion smokers of the worldPlans for a human trial are in the design process, and Lexaria intends to use existing capital to execute the studyThe global nicotine pouch market is expected to grow to a total…

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Thursday Oct 07, 2021 - 11:48 am

Flora Growth Corp. (NASDAQ: FLGC) Further Growing its Market Reach with Recent Panama Entry

Panama’s National Assembly recently passed a bill legalizing cannabis for medical usePlans are already in place to establish a technical council on cannabis, a national register of qualified users, and the issuance of seven licenses for import and domestic production of cannabis-based medicinal productsRobust Farms Inc., a Panama-based importer and distributor, is set to receive its cannabis import licenseFlora has entered into a non-binding LOI…

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Wednesday Oct 06, 2021 - 9:00 am

Red White & Bloom Brands Inc. (CSE: RWB) (OTCQX: RWBYF) Welcomes Consultancy Prowess as Cannabis Brands Build in Hot Florida Market

Red White & Bloom Brands Inc. is a multi-state operator building steam within the cannabis market, particularly with recent growth developments in Florida and MichiganThe company has obtained prequalification status for recreational use marijuana production in Michigan, and built out a production facility in Florida for edibles and other cannabis derivativesFlorida is the nation’s third-largest market for cannabis and the largest for medical cannabisRed White…

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Wednesday Oct 06, 2021 - 9:00 am

Simply Sonoma Inc. Exploring Potential for CBD Therapeutics in Pain/Inflammation Market

“CBD may offer an option for treating different types of chronic pain,” reports Harvard articleTopical CBD could help lower pain and inflammation due to arthritis, notes one studyAccording to Simply Sonoma, the inflammation market represents a $100-billion opportunity and is one of three areas the company is working in CBD, or cannabidiol, the second most prevalent of the active ingredients of cannabis, is gaining attention as a potential…

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Tuesday Oct 05, 2021 - 12:58 pm

RYAH Group Inc. (CSE: RYAH) Reveals Attendance at the Wall Street Reporter’s Next Super Stock Livestream Conference

RYAH Group is a digital healthcare analytics and technology company focused on developing tools that provide patients and doctors with the ability to accurately manage the intake in plant-based treatmentThe company recently revealed its participation at the Wall Street Reporter’s ‘Next Super Stock’ livestream conference held on September 23, 2021 RYAH Group (CSE: RYAH) is a leading digital health care analytics and technology company with…

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Tuesday Oct 05, 2021 - 11:29 am

Lexaria Bioscience Corp. (NASDAQ: LEXX) Oral Drug Use Technology Nets Zacks Research Coverage

Zacks Small-Cap Research analysts recently announced coverage of Lexaria based on its market potential, valuing the company at $15 per shareLexaria’s patented DehydraTECH(TM) technology is undergoing clinical and pre-clinical trials for potential use in treating hypertension, viral infections and other conditions that are currently being addressed through cannabidiol-based nutraceuticals or prescription drugsLexaria is also investigating alternatives to smoked or inhaled nicotine delivery to avoid lung…

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Monday Oct 04, 2021 - 10:08 am

American Cannabis Partners Brings Safety and Happiness to the Cannabis Industry

American Cannabis Partners has focused on the safety of shareholders’ investments from day oneCEO brought the culture and story of the Jamaican people to influence the US cannabis industryACP seeks to improve the lives of individuals through cannabis and business in all that it does When it comes to building steady growth and reducing risk, Stephen Jordan, CEO of American Cannabis Partners (“ACP”) focuses on…

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Monday Oct 04, 2021 - 9:00 am

BevCanna Enterprises Inc. (CSE: BEV) (OTCQB: BVNNF) (FSE: 7BC) Expands Its Distribution Footprint Across Canada; Announces Series of Retail Partnerships

BevCanna is rapidly increasing its footprint within the Canadian functional beverages marketThe company has recently entered into a sales service agreement with Velvet Management Inc., Canada’s leading cannabis sales agencyBevCanna has also separately announced that its highly sought-after products will now be distributed by the British Columbia Liquor Distribution Branch, Canada’s fourth largest provincial cannabis product retailerThe moves bode positively for BevCanna in consolidating its…

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Monday Oct 04, 2021 - 9:00 am

Red White & Bloom Brands Inc. (CSE: RWB) (OTCQX: RWBYF) Receives Adult Use Prequalification Status in Michigan; Sanderson Facility to Help Satisfy Edibles Market Demand

The approval by the Marijuana Regulation Agency represents RWB’s authorization to move forward with the operational strategy of its subsidiary RWB Michigan, LLCMichigan provides access to a market with approximately 10 million people and a consumer pool responsible for $171 million in sales – resulting in the generation of more than $23 million in tax revenue for the state’s roads, schools, counties, and municipalitiesThe Sanderson…

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Thursday Sep 30, 2021 - 11:15 am

Lexaria Bioscience Corp.’s (NASDAQ: LEXX) Versatile DehydraTECH(TM) Technology Improving Taste, Bioabsorption, Efficacy of Drugs

Lexaria Bioscience is the global innovator behind the disruptive DehydraTECH(TM) drug delivery technologyDehydraTECH’s taste-masking capabilities eliminate the need for unwanted sweeteners or chemical masking agentsThe technology also significantly increases the bioavailability of drugs, speeds up the rate of drug onset, and boosts brain absorptionDehydraTECH presents numerous opportunities and has been evaluated in R&D programs featuring DehydraTECH-processed nicotine, antivirals, and cannabidiol  Oral delivery is the easiest…

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Wednesday Sep 29, 2021 - 12:33 pm

BevCanna Enterprises Inc. (CSE: BEV) (OTCQB: BVNNF) (FSE: 7BC) Pioneering the Growth of Cannabis-Infused Beverages

BevCanna Enterprises Inc. is a diversified health & wellness beverage and natural products company, which offers in-house brands and provides white-label production and distribution solutions to its industry-leading partnersBevCanna has recently announced tie-ups with Keef Brands as well as with The Tinley Beverage Company to produce and distribute their products within the Canadian continent Functional drinks and drinks based on plant derivatives — particularly those…

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Tuesday Sep 28, 2021 - 11:14 am

RYAH Group Inc. (CSE: RYAH) Provides Insight into Cannabis Medical Space in Brazil

Medical cannabis reform in Brazil is slowly taking shapeChallenges include the cost of medical cannabis products and medical cannabis patients living close to available accessWith its background in connected devices, big data, and technology, RYAH appears well qualified to provide insight on medical cannabis around the world While the cannabis world’s attention is often focused on what’s happening in North America, activity in Latin America…

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Tuesday Sep 28, 2021 - 10:58 am

Frigg Featured in Virtual Coverage of Roth’s Investing in Women Cannabis Pioneers Investor Conference

In an age of burnout, modern stressors take a huge toll on our skin and hair. That’s why Frigg developed plant-based functional formulas that help support our emotional well-being while combatting beauty problems like dry flaky skin and scalps, thinning hair, and premature aging. Their hero ingredient is the hemp plant, the ultimate adaptogen for bringing the body back into balance. They use a wide range of cannabinoids for their mood-supporting properties, but also…

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Monday Sep 27, 2021 - 9:00 am

Sugarmade Inc. (SGMD) Closes on Property Acquisition, Will Use LA Spot as Nug Avenue Delivery Hub

Cannabis-delivery acquisitions increasing as companies want in on explosive growth of e-commerce cannabis salesCEO announces newly acquired property will serve as location of new SGMD Nug Avenue delivery hubSugarmade signed MOU for licenses to serve as essential piece of plan to open three cannabis-related commercial operations in California Amid growing interest and acquisition activity in California’s direct-to-consumer cannabis delivery sector, Sugarmade (OTC: SGMD) has closed…

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Friday Sep 24, 2021 - 9:30 am

BevCanna Enterprises Inc. (CSE: BEV) (OTCQB: BVNNF) (FSE: 7BC) Ideally Situated in Burgeoning Cannabis Beverage Sector

EMR report projects that North America is likely to be fastest, largest marketplace for cannabis beveragesCannabis beverage industry projected to grow at CAGR of 48% in the next five years, reaching an anticipated $12.7 billion by 2026BevCanna manufactures its own beverage product lines, offers white-label services to companies looking for the highest-quality products available North America will be a leader in the global cannabis beverage…

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Friday Sep 24, 2021 - 9:30 am

Lexaria Bioscience Corp.’s (NASDAQ: LEXX) Solution for Faster and More Effective Drug Delivery

One of the main challenges with drug delivery and the overall effectiveness of the drugs is first-pass metabolism/excretion Lexaria solves this problem with its DehydraTECH(TM) drug delivery technologySince the company began working on this technology back in 2014, it has made major strides in the delivery of hypertension and anti-viral treatments Since its inception, Lexaria Bioscience (NASDAQ: LEXX) has remained committed to enhancing the speed and…

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Thursday Sep 23, 2021 - 9:39 am

Simply Sonoma Inc. Establishing Organic Presence in Multibillion-Dollar CBD Industry

Statista report notes that the global cannabidiol market size is expected to expand at a compound annual growth rate of 21.2% from 2021 to 2028Increasing awareness of CBD’s therapeutic benefits have influenced buyers to buy cannabidiol products, regardless of their costSimply Sonoma, a CBD company focused on building a reputation as a leader in plant-based medicinal health and beauty products A recent article touted…

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Wednesday Sep 22, 2021 - 9:00 am

Sugarmade Inc. (SGMD) Releases Shareholder Update Spotlighting Company Milestones 

Nug Avenue has picked up more than 10,000 new unique members as of the end of June, significantly exceeding initial projectionsSugarmade has opened an escrow account for the purpose of acquiring property in California to be used for delivery hubSGMD has taken steps toward making an offer on licenses for the state of Oregon A growing cannabis delivery service, new commercial licenses and expansion into…

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Tuesday Sep 21, 2021 - 11:56 am

Kikoko Featured in Virtual Coverage of Roth’s Investing in Women Cannabis Pioneers Investor Conference

Kikoko is a cannabis botanical wellness company that was founded in 2015 by Jennifer Chapin and Amanda Jones for a friend with cancer. Kikoko’s mission is to offer women plant-based, scientifically proven alternatives to pharmaceuticals and alcohol. Kikoko creates pure, organic, wellness products for sleep, pain, stress, focus, libido, and mood. These include Kikoko’s cannabis-infused herbal teas, the top-selling cannabis tea beverage in California, Little…

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Tuesday Sep 21, 2021 - 9:30 am

Dr. Norms Featured in Virtual Coverage of Roth’s Investing in Women Cannabis Pioneers Investor Conference

Dr. Norm’s founders are brother & sister, children of lifelong healthcare professionals. The company is actually named after their father and the original cookie recipes came from their mom’s recipe book. In 2016, inspired by the coming cannabis legalization in CA, they set out to take the success they had with their traditional cookies, and develop a line of cannabis edibles that went well beyond…

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Monday Sep 20, 2021 - 12:48 pm

RYAH Group Inc. (CSE: RYAH) Devices Ideal for Implementation of New Cannabis Intake Control Recommendations

Research team uses Delphi process for the first time to identify ideal cannabis dosing guidelines.After several rounds of voting, the ‘global task force’ created three separate dosing protocols.RYAH Group’s suite of precision dosing devices provide a practical way to safely execute these — or any — recommended dosing guidelines. Dosing recommendations are critical in any health treatments, but where cannabis is concerned, dosing levels have…

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Monday Sep 20, 2021 - 10:40 am

Sugarmade Inc. (SGMD) Ideally Positioned in Billion-Dollar Space ‘Ripe for Cannabis Delivery’

States that have already legalized cannabis are seeing a spike in business thanks to the overwhelming convenience of cannabis deliveryArticle reports that delivery services can “help surge revenue for retailers that jump in to take advantage”Earlier this year, SGMD launched a new business initiative for the licensed delivery of cannabis products According to a recent article, states that have already legalized cannabis, such as California,…

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Friday Sep 17, 2021 - 9:00 am

InMed Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: INM) Signs Definitive Agreement to Acquire 100% of BayMedica Inc., Positioning it to Stand Distinct in Rare Cannabinoids Manufacturing, Become a Revenue-Generating Company, Expand Drug Development Capabilities

InMed Pharmaceuticals recently announced it has entered a definitive agreement to acquire 100% of BayMedica Inc.BayMedica is a private company that specializes in the manufacture and commercialization of rare cannabinoidsUpon closing, the transaction will make InMed a global leader in the manufacturing of rare cannabinoids in addition to transforming it into a revenue-generating companyAcquisition provides InMed with the complete flexibility across multiple manufacturing approaches On…

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Friday Sep 17, 2021 - 9:00 am

Lexaria Bioscience Corp. (NASDAQ: LEXX) Draws Closer to NDA Filing for DehydraTECH CBD

Lexaria just released the most important results yet from its ongoing HYPER-H21-2 human clinical trials on the effects of the company’s patented DehydraTECH(TM)-processed CBD on blood pressureChris Bunka, Lexaria’s CEO, termed the results as “statistically significant”Participants in the study reported up to an average 23% decrease in blood pressure and a 7% drop in systolic pressureThese results bring Lexaria closer to NDA filing with the…

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Thursday Sep 16, 2021 - 1:15 pm

Roth’s Investing in Women Cannabis Pioneers Investor Conference to Feature Female-Led Companies within the North American Cannabis Sector

Roth Capital Partners will host the “Women Cannabis Pioneers - The Brand Builders” event on September 28, 2021The conference is set to feature approximately 25 privately held and female-led companies operating within the North American cannabis marketInstitutional investors will have an opportunity to discover new investment opportunities through their interaction with a host of emerging and lesser-known privately held companies  Hosted by Roth Capital Partners…

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Wednesday Sep 15, 2021 - 2:31 pm

Flora Growth Corp. (NASDAQ: FLGC) Receives its 2021 Commercial Export Quota Allocation from Colombian Government; Partners to Optimize Its Supply Chain By Implementing Global Cannabis Product Validation and Authentication Platform

Flora also recently announced it had received its 2021 commercial export quota allocation of 7,900 kilograms to cultivate, process, and distribute high-THC cannabisFlora Growth also announced it has entered into an agreement with Applied DNA Sciences, Inc. and TruTrace Technologies, Inc. FLGC will deploy the two companies’ integrated technology as part of its global cannabis product validation and authentication platformThe integrated technology will tag, test, and…

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Wednesday Sep 15, 2021 - 12:24 pm

Lexaria Bioscience Corp. (NASDAQ: LEXX) Making Great Strides Toward Filing IND Application for Patented DehydraTECH(TM) Technology

Lexaria has begun the formal process of preparing an application for Investigational New Drug status for DehydraTECH(TM) and cannabidiol for hypertensionThe filing is being done with the assistance of an outside consultancy group, with Lexaria Bioscience designing non-clinical, clinical, and related product development required prior to the filing – all of which support Lexaria’s more ambitious goalsThere have been two successful human hypertension trials done…

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Monday Sep 13, 2021 - 11:59 am

Flora Growth Corp. (NASDAQ: FLGC) Expands Across International Borders into Europe and Asia

Flora Growth business divisions include pharmaceuticals, cosmetics, hemp textiles, and food & beverage sectorsFlora Lab now has three GMP certifications – one each for cosmetics, phytotherapeutic products, and dietary supplementsFlora Growth operates internationally but has its cultivation and processing operations based in Colombia – with one of the largest outdoor cultivation facilities in the world, aiming to produce medical-grade cannabis flower and derivative products at…

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Friday Sep 10, 2021 - 9:15 am

Red White & Bloom Brands Inc. (CSE: RWB) (OTCQX: RWBYF) Marks Impressive Performance for Q2 2021

$58.5 million in Adjusted Sales for first six months of 2021The company also reported repaying approximately $18 million of debt and restructuring over $20 million into a long-term debtQ2 also marked RWB’s acquisition of Acreage Florida, as well as an operational 45,000 SF greenhouse within the state, which it projects, will begin harvesting in Q4 2021RWB’s CEO expressed his optimism about the company’s performance in…

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Thursday Sep 09, 2021 - 1:21 pm

Flora Growth Corp. (NASDAQ: FLGC) Inks €2M Investment in Hoshi As Part of its European Expansion Plan

Flora closed a €2 million investment in Hoshi International Inc., fulfilling the earlier-announced LOI back in June 2021This move is set to capitalize on Hoshi’s strong European presence, its technical know-how along with its understanding of the European marketHoshi acknowledged the investment with the announcement that it would work together with Flora to bring to market finished product formats from Flora’s brand portfolioFlora referred to…

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