Canopy Growth Buys Acreage for $3.4 Billion

Canopy Growth Corp agreed to buy Acreage Holdings Inc. for $3.4 billion in a massive cross-border cannabis deal that’s conditional on the U.S. eventually legalizing cannabis for recreational use. Canopy, the world’s largest cannabis company, will initially pay $300 million in cash to shareholders of New York-based Acreage, the companies […]

Business Culture

5 Careers Created by Cannabis Legalization

Six years ago recreational cannabis use was illegal in all 50 states — and had been for nearly a century. Following the 2018 midterm elections, anyone over 21 will soon be allowed to legally consume marijuana in 10 states plus the District of Columbia. Overall, 33 states in the past […]

Business World

Canadian Business to Provide Cannabis Delivery

A  Canadian courier company with experience delivering medical cannabis will be bringing recreational weed to Islanders once it is legalized next month. P.E.I. Liquor Control Commission spokesman Zach Currie confirmed shipping company Purolator has been chosen to provide home delivery for recreational cannabis in the province. Purolator submitted one of […]


First Year Of Nevada Marijuana Sales Smokes Expectations

Nevada regulators and industry insiders say the state’s first year of broad marijuana legalization has exceeded even their highest expectations, with sales and tax collections already surpassing year-end projections by 25 percent. This may not come as a surprise to some, considering Nevada made $30 million in taxes, during the […]