The stock of cannabis company Tilray surged to approximately 21.9% during intraday trading Tuesday after announcing that it inked a global supply and distribution deal with Swiss pharmaceutical company Novartis. The Canadian marijuana producer intends to collaborate with Sandoz, the generic drug business of...
Cannabis has been a hot-button topic for a long time now from its psychoactive effects to its medical applications. The conversation has been highly contested due to its status as a drug.  Despite the progress in changing the perception of it, many are still uncertain about what to think...
Marijuana use, be it for recreation or as a resource for products has been a hotly debated topic for a long time now. It is currently listed as a banned substance at the federal level in the United States. This has kept many cannabis-related companies from being listed in...
With most of the states in the US seeking to legalize cannabis, some farmers are now seeing potential in marijuana cultivation. With the decline of US Smoking Rates, Altria Group Inc., a manufacturer of Marlboro cigarettes in the US, invested in Cronos Group Inc. on December 7 for $1.8...
The legalization of cannabis created a significant impact on how industries interact. There are a lot of changes starting today, especially on the legal field. As a general impact, many criminal lawyers saw a decrease in clients since the legalization of cannabis. However, despite this decrease, many big-time corporate...
The tobacco industry is bearing the pressure of sales decline lately as there are just fewer younger people who are beginning to smoke while the older smokers have mostly died. There is now pressure on Marlboro cigarette manufacturer Altria in order to buy Cronos Group, a Canadian...
There has been a significant increase in job postings for the legal cannabis industry. The total number of career vacancies began increasing as early as 2017 where we saw a remarkable 445% increase. This growth happened right after states such as Nevada and Massachusetts legalized recreational cannabis. To support this...
New Jersey is now moving closer to becoming the 11th state to legalize recreational marijuana in the US. A big leap for the state after legislative committees approved the bills to end the prohibition and remove the criminal records of some drug offenders. This accomplishment put the bills on track...
How was Cyber Monday? Did you buy lots?  Did you eat lots during Thanksgiving? Well, there is now a push to bring 4/20 closer to the festivities. Behold Green Wednesday. Those who are already familiar with recreational marijuana use are probably familiar with 4/20 or April 20 the designated celebratory...
23 Health Benefits from Using Cannabis Marijuana is now legal in 29 states in America and Washington DC. Majority of Americans are glad about this news. 84% of the public said that this drug should be endorsed as it’s beneficial for medicinal purposes. Meanwhile, 61% stated that marijuana could be used...