Minority Cannabis Business Association and Merida Capital Partners Launch i2 Accelerator to Fast-Track the Development of Minority Businesses in Cannabis Sector

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Minority Cannabis Business Association (MCBA) and Merida Capital Partners (Merida) announced the launch of the Inclusive Industry (“i2”) Accelerator, a program designed to: fast-track the development of minority-owned businesses in the burgeoning cannabis industry by creating meaningful executive mentorship for minorities; increase diversity and inclusiveness in key networks within the cannabis ecosystem;…

Eastside Receives First Distributor Order for “Outlandish” CBD Beverages

PORTLAND, Ore.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Eastside Distilling, Inc. (NASDAQ: EAST) today announced it has received its first purchase order for its all-new Outlandish CBD-based beverage. The initial order of the Outlandish 24-pack format, targeted for “on premise” sale and consumption, was placed by Point Blank Distributing for the Outlandish CBD Seltzer and will be sold only in Oregon.…

Tilray® Expands Global Senior Leadership Team with the Appointment of Kristina Adamski as EVP of Corporate Affairs

NANAIMO, British Columbia–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Tilray, Inc. (NASDAQ:TLRY), a global pioneer in cannabis production, research, cultivation and distribution, today announced the expansion of its global senior leadership team with the appointment of Kristina Adamski as Executive Vice President, Corporate Affairs. In her new role, Kristina will lead Tilray’s corporate affairs team, developing the team globally and overseeing…

Harvest Health & Recreation Bolsters Legal Team with Appointment of General Counsel and Assistant General Counsel

PHOENIX–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Harvest Health & Recreation, Inc. (CSE: HARV, OTCQX: HRVSF) a vertically integrated cannabis company with one of the largest and deepest footprints in the U.S., announced today the appointment of Nicole Stanton as VP and General Counsel and Allyson Wilcox as Assistant General Counsel. The two important additions expand Harvest’s world class executive team, bolstering its…

VPOR Receives Another $100,000 Order for Bulk CBD Isolate from White Label Liquid, Inc.

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Vapor Group, Inc. (OTC Pink:VPOR) (“the Company”) secured a second $100,000 order for premium bulk CBD isolate from industry-leading CBD private-label manufacturing giant White Label Liquid, Inc. (OTC Pink:WLAB). The repeat business, from one of the top names in a CBD industry predicted to top $16 billion within the next few years,…

TILT Concludes First Annual General and Special Meeting of Shareholders

CAMBRIDGE, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–TILT Holdings Inc. (“TILT” or the “Company”) (CSE: TILT) (OTCQB: SVVTF), a US-focused cannabis company, today announces the appointment of current Board member and interim Chief Executive Officer, Mark Scatterday, as Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Company (the “Board”), as well as the results of the annual general and special…

Columbia Care Announces National Launch of the CNC Card – the Nation’s First Cannabis Industry Credit Card

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Columbia Care Inc. (NEO:CCHW, OTC:COLXF) (“Columbia Care” or the “Company”), one of the largest multistate operators in the medical cannabis industry, with licenses in 15 jurisdictions in the US and the EU, today announced that it is launching its Columbia National Credit program (the “CNC Card”) across the United States, following a successful…

The Luxury Packaging Market: Growth, Trends and Forecasts Through 2019-2024 – ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The “Luxury Packaging Market – Growth, Trends, and Forecast (2019-2024)” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering. The luxury packaging market is expected to register a CAGR of 4.8% during the forecast period 2019-2024. The cannabidiol or CBD packaging trend is spreading like a tidal wave through lifestyle and beauty markets. The market for…