Innovative Industrial Properties Acquires Virginia Property and Enters Into Long-Term Lease with Green Leaf Medical

SAN DIEGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Innovative Industrial Properties, Inc. (IIP), the first and only real estate company on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: IIPR) focused on the regulated U.S. cannabis industry, announced today that it closed on the acquisition of a property in Richmond, Virginia, which is expected to comprise approximately 82,000 square feet of industrial space…

Halo Commences Formal EU GACP Certification Process for Cannabis Grown at Bophelo in Lesotho, Africa

TORONTO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Halo Labs Inc. (“Halo” or the “Company”) (NEO: HALO, OTCQX: AGEEF, Germany: A9KN) is pleased to announce Bophelo Bioscience & Wellness (“Bophelo”) has formally commenced the certification process required to achieve European Good Agricultural and Collection Practices (“EU GACP”) accreditation for cannabis grown at the Company’s 205-hectare cultivation site at Bophelo in Lesotho, Africa.…

Morganti & Co., P.C. Announces That Shareholder Litigation Is to Expand Against Auxly Cannabis Group, Inc. (“XLY”)

TORONTO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Morganti & Co., P.C., a cross border shareholder’s rights law firm, has commenced a shareholder class action lawsuit against Auxly Cannabis Group, Inc. (“XLY”) for publishing investor documents containing misrepresentations of material fact about the status of the completion date for the renovations being made to the facility in Cobourg, Ontario (the “Facility”) pursuant…

Kentucky’s Cornbread Hemp Achieves USDA Organic Certification

LOUISVILLE, KY.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Cornbread Hemp proudly announces they have received organic certification from the National Organic Program of the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), becoming the first Kentucky CBD company to do so, as reported by WDRB. The USDA organic seal is recognized as a trustworthy guarantee that products bearing it are grown without synthetic…

Devonian Health Group Announces Cannabis Cutting-Edge Extraction Equipment in Its Montmagny Facility

QUEBEC CITY–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Devonian Health Group Inc. (“Devonian” or the “Corporation”) (TSXv:GSD), a clinical stage botanical pharmaceutical corporation, focused on developing a unique portfolio of botanical pharmaceutical and cosmeceutical products, announced today the signature of a lease Agreement with Hzb Pharma Canada Inc. (Hzb). This agreement includes the installation of state-of-the-art ethanol extraction equipment in Devonian’s…

Halo Exercises Option to Acquire Outer Galactic Chocolates, a Type N License in California

TORONTO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Halo Labs Inc. (“Halo” or the “Company”) (NEO: HALO, OTCQX: AGEEF, Germany: A9KN) is pleased to announce it has exercised Mendo Distribution and Transportation’s (“MDT”) option to purchase award winning Outer Galactic Chocolates LLC (“OGC”), holder of a Type N manufacturing license. MDT was recently acquired by the Company through merger on January 9,…

Lygos Acquires Librede to Accelerate Cannabinoid Production for Consumer, Nutraceutical and Pharmaceutical Products

BERKELEY, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Lygos, Inc., a full-stack provider of sustainable specialty chemicals that deliver high-value performance without environmental toxicity, today announced the acquisition of Librede, Inc., an emerging synthetic biology company focused on cannabinoid products for the consumer market. The combined proprietary technology platforms enable Lygos to accelerate the development of high-quality, sustainable and rare cannabinoids…

Xtraction Services Shares Commence Trading on the OTCQB Venture Market in the United States Under the Symbol XSHLF

LOS ANGELES–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Xtraction Services Holding Corp. (“Xtraction Services,” “XS” or the “Company”) (CSE:XS) (OTCQB:XSHLF), a specialty finance company engaged in equipment leasing in the United States, is pleased to announce that OTC Markets Group Inc. has approved the trading of Xtraction Services shares on the OTCQB Venture Market. The company’s shares will commence trading under…

San Francisco and GTY’s CityBase Launch Online Recreational Cannabis Business Licensing System

AUSTIN, Texas & CHICAGO & SAN FRANCISCO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Government technology firm CityBase has partnered with the City and County of San Francisco to launch a new online recreational cannabis business licensing system, enabling companies that want to sell cannabis to submit their permit applications and fees in one place. CityBase is a business unit of GTY…

Irwin Naturals Expands Portfolio with Launch of HydroCanna™ CBD Skin Care Products

LOS ANGELES–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Today Irwin Naturals, a leading manufacturer of herbal and CBD products, announced its expansion into the CBD skin care market by launching its HydroCanna™ face, body and hair products. The new line incorporates two primary goals for Irwin Naturals: a commitment to creating innovative products with high-quality ingredients and offering them at fair…