MJBizTalks

This Week In … Aug. 16, Episode 40

This Week In Marijuana Business News for the week ended Aug. 16, 2019, with host Nick Thomas. Headlines include: Results roundup: North American companies release financial results including Canopy Growth, Acreage and Trulieve. CannTrust stock drops 30% after second facility breaches cannabis regulations New Mexico governor’s commission eyeing adult-use cannabis legalization Pennsylvania medical marijuana market […]

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This Week In … Aug. 9, Episode 39

This Week In Marijuana Business News for the week ended August 9, 2019, with host Jill Reddish. Headlines include: Marijuana-infused product brand Dixie inks licensing deal with Arizona Iced Tea maker First commercial export of nonpsychoactive cannabis from Colombia reaches UK Canadian cannabis firm Cronos spending $300 million to enter US hemp market Cronos boosts […]

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This Week In … Aug. 2, Episode 38

This Week In Marijuana Business News for the week ended Aug. 2, 2019, with host Nick Thomas. Headlines include: California’s enforcement efforts against illicit marijuana market having a so-so impact for legal businesses Florida seeks court review of medical marijuana licensing Canntrust hires financial adviser to explore possible sale Harvest Health & Recreation challenges Ohio […]

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This Week In… July 26, Episode 37

This Week In Marijuana Business News for the week ended July 26, 2019, with host Jill Reddish. Headlines include: US House Judiciary chair introduces sweeping cannabis reform bill Historic US Senate hearing eyes cannabis banking hurdles, but major reform seen as long shot US Senate banking panel chair indicates openness to cannabis banking reform Hemp […]

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This Week In … July 19, Episode 36

This Week In Marijuana Business News for the week ended July 19, 2019, with host Nick Thomas. Headlines include: Utah drops residency restriction for medical cannabis growers California report finds regulators unable to fully oversee the state’s marijuana market Curaleaf agrees to acquire marijuana giant Grassroots for $875 million Arcview deal highlights increased institutional involvement […]

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This Week In … July 12, Episode 35

This Week In Marijuana Business News for the week ended July 12, 2019, with host Nick Thomas. Headlines include: Canadian retailer pulls CannTrust’s recreational marijuana goods from shelves Congressional panel urged to support states-rights marijuana legislation Florida appeals court nixes medical marijuana caps, vertical integration Demetrix raises $50 million to research synthetic cannabinoid production Green […]

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This Week In … June 28, Episode 34

This Week In Marijuana Business News for the week ended June 28, 2019, with host Jill Reddish. Headlines include: Illinois becomes 11th state to legalize adult-use marijuana; $2B market projected Chart: Ranks of US banks serving cannabis firms growing, but data may overstate true number Social media challenges continue for cannabis firms – sometimes costing […]

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This Week In … June 21, Episode 33

This Week In Marijuana Business News for the week ended June 21, 2019, with host Kevin “Moose” Huhn. Headlines include: In ‘historic vote,’ US House protects state-legal cannabis programs Congress urges FDA to get going on CBD in foods, dietary supplements FDA extends deadline for public comments on CBD rules Shareholders approve planned cannabis merger […]

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