Jenel Stelton-Holtmeier

Medical marijuana demand, imports continue to climb in Germany

While Germany is on track to become one of the largest federally legal medical marijuana markets in the world, a lack of publicly available data on consumption makes it difficult for companies to assess the actual market opportunities. Unlike Health Canada, German authorities don’t publish centralized statistical information of the number of patients or amount […]

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Weekly Deal Watch: Cannabis investing and M&A highlights (as of Sept. 14, 2018)

This weekly series from Marijuana Business Daily and Viridian Capital Advisors provides the latest data on cannabis investment activity and M&A, along with key takeaways, analysis and trends based on recent market moves. The data below, provided by Viridian Capital Advisors, is through the week ended Sept. 14, 2018. Capital raises key takeaways:  Multistate cannabis retailer Have a […]

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Weekly Deal Watch: Cannabis investing and M&A highlights (as of Sept. 7, 2018)

This is the first installment of a new weekly series from Marijuana Business Daily and Viridian Capital Advisors. Each week, we will provide you with the latest data on cannabis investment activity and M&A, along with key takeaways, analysis and trends based on recent market moves. The data below, provided by Viridian Capital Advisors, is through the week […]

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France launches committee to evaluate medical cannabis market

A French health agency has launched a temporary scientific committee to assess how to create a medical cannabis market in France. The nation legalized cannabis-based medicines in 2013, but no product is legally available because the market has not been developed. The French National Agency for the Safety of Medicines and Health Products (ANSM) has […]

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Aurora Cannabis to acquire Uruguay-based ICC Labs for CA$290 million

Aurora Cannabis has agreed to acquire Uruguayan marijuana producer ICC Labs in a deal valued at 290 million Canadian dollars ($220 million) and would establish the Alberta-based company as a leader in South America. Reports of the deal surfaced a few weeks ago, though the companies declined to comment at that time. Under the deal, […]

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Report: Aurora Cannabis in talks to buy Uruguay-based ICC Labs

(This story has been updated from an earlier version.) Alberta-based Aurora Cannabis is reportedly in negotiations to purchase ICC Labs, a licensed integrated cannabis company in Uruguay. In a press release, ICC Labs declined to comment on any specific negotiations that may be ongoing. The deal could be a significant change in a jurisdiction that, […]

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MJBizDaily introduces new homepage dedicated to international coverage

As more countries come online with legal marijuana industries, coverage of the global market also is growing at Marijuana Business Daily. To improve access for those most interested in what’s happening outside the U.S., we’ve launched a new homepage dedicated to international coverage. And we’ve dedicated a team to focus on the ever-changing global industry to […]

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