Press Releases

Cannabis industry newswire. Please submit your news or press releases to

Grenco Science Announces Brand Partnership with Cypress Hill Frontman B Real

Grenco Science (G Pen) -- the leader in advanced technology cannabis vaporization -- announces today a brand partnership with B Real, the critically acclaimed artist, Cypress Hill frontman and cannabis entrepreneur behind Dr. Greenthumb's Dispensaries.

Charlotte's Web Names David Panter as Chief Operating Officer

Charlotte's Web Holdings, Inc. ("Charlotte's Web" or the "Company"), the world's most trusted hemp extract and market leader in hemp-derived cannabidiol ("CBD") wellness products, is pleased to announce that David Panter has joined the Company as Chief Operating Officer, effective March 30, 2020.

Charlotte's Web to Acquire Abacus Health Products

Charlotte's Web Holdings, Inc. and Abacus Health Products, Inc. are pleased to announce that they have entered into a definitive arrangement agreement pursuant to which Charlotte's Web proposes to acquire all of the issued and outstanding subordinate voting shares of Abacus. after conversion of all outstanding proportionate voting shares of Abacus into Abacus Shares.

Wana Brands Hires Former Gofire CEO Joe Hodas as CMO

As Wana Brands experiences unprecedented growth and celebrates its 10th anniversary, America’s leading edibles producer has tapped seasoned cannabis marketing pro Joe Hodas to join the Wana C-Suite as Chief Marketing Officer. In this newly created position, Hodas is responsible for overseeing the planning, development and execution of the organization’s marketing and advertising initiatives.

Wana Brands Partners with Clovr in Missour

Consistently at the front of emerging cannabis markets, Wana Brands announces its partnership with Clovr to bring America’s most trusted cannabis-infused gummie to medical marijuana dispensaries in Missouri when that state begins serving patients later this year.

Cresco Labs Announces Resignation of Joe Caltabiano as President

Cresco Labs Inc., one of the largest vertically integrated multistate cannabis operators in the United States, today announced that Joe Caltabiano has advised the Company of his decision to resign from the position of President effective immediately.

Joe Caltabiano Resigns as President of Cresco Labs

Joe Caltabiano has announced his resignation as president of Cresco Labs. He intends to continue his role on Cresco’s Board of Directors.

Medicine Man Technologies Announces Departure of President and Vice Chairman

Medicine Man Technologies Inc. announced today that Andy Williams, president and vice chairman of the Board, has decided to leave the Company to focus on cannabis medical and genetic research, along with pursuing new opportunities in the cannabis industry.

Aurora Cannabis Announces Appointment of Two New Independent Directors

Aurora Cannabis Inc., the Canadian company defining the future of cannabis worldwide, today appointed two new independent directors, Lance Friedmann and Michael Detlefsen (together the "New Directors"). The New Directors term begins immediately.

Aurora Cannabis Announces CEO Retirement and Succession, Board of Directors Expansion, and Business Transformation Plan

Aurora Cannabis Inc., the Canadian company defining the future of cannabis worldwide, today announced a CEO succession and Board expansion; the latter of which is detailed in a separate announcement released this afternoon. The Company also announced a business transformation plan that better aligns SG&A expenses, and capital expenditures with current market conditions.