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Green Thumb Industries Acquires GreenStar Herbals, Expands Retail Footprint in Massachusetts

Green Thumb Industries Inc., a leading national cannabis consumer packaged goods company and owner of Rythm, Dogwalkers and incredibles branded cannabis products, announced today it has acquired GreenStar Herbals, Inc., which owns and operates two adult-use retail locations in Massachusetts. The acquisition includes a third retail location, set to open in 2021 near Logan International Airport.

Ayr Wellness Enters Agreement to Acquire PA Natural Medicine

Ayr Wellness Inc. (CSE: AYR.A, OTCQX: AYRWF) (“Ayr” or the “Company”), a vertically-integrated cannabis multi-state operator (MSO), has entered into a binding letter of intent to acquire PA Natural Medicine, LLC (“PA Natural”), an operator of three licensed retail dispensaries, deepening Ayr’s presence in the rapidly growing medical market in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.

Kiva Confections Expands to Massachusetts in Partnership with Revolutionary Clinics

Revolutionary Clinics, one of the state’s leading providers of medical marijuana, announced a partnership with Kiva Confections, California’s market leader in premium, cannabis-infused edibles.

LastLeaf Launches Cannabis-Infused Culinary Products with Chef Todd English

LastLeaf is launching its first cannabis-infused culinary product providing at-home chefs with creative freedom for their edible consumption. LastLeaf is approaching edibles differently, concentrating on savory, vibrant, and deliciously balanced flavors to make edibles more like eatables.

Cannabis Education Comes to Medgar Evers College, CUNY

Brooklyn's historic Medgar Evers College (MEC), celebrating over five decades of advancing knowledge, social justice, and excellence, becomes the first City University of New York (CUNY) campus to offer a cannabis minor degree program.

American Council of Cannabis Medicine Announces Nationwide Advocate Mobilization Program

Today, the American Council of Cannabis Medicine (ACCM) announced a nationwide advocate mobilization program. Designed to bring massive public support for upcoming proposed legislation, designed to advance a comprehensive medical cannabis package. The focus will allow professionalization, clinical research and greater access.

International Cannabis Brand Cookies Expands to Massachusetts with First East Coast Dispensary

International cannabis brand Cookies today announced its long-awaited expansion to the East Coast with the upcoming opening of its newest retail location in Worcester, Massachusetts. The first-ever Cookies storefront on the East Coast will host a unique menu of top-shelf products featuring Cookies’ famed genetics alongside exclusive New England themed clothing.

RIV Capital closes $150 million Strategic Investment by The Hawthorne Collective

RIV Capital Inc. is pleased to announce the completion of the previously announced purchase by The Hawthorne Collective, Inc. (“The Hawthorne Collective”), a cannabis-focused subsidiary of The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company (NYSE: SMG) (“ScottsMiracle-Gro”), of an unsecured convertible note (the “Convertible Note”) from RIV Capital for US$150 million (the “Investment”).

Gage Announces Extension of Licensing Agreement with COOKIES in Michigan

Gage Growth Corp. ("Gage" or the "Company") (CSE: GAGE), a leading high-quality premium cannabis brand and operator in Michigan, today announced that they have entered into an amended and new licensing agreement with Cookies, one of the most well-respected, top-selling and premier cannabis brands extending their partnership from 2024 to 2026.

Curaleaf Holdings Opens Its 109th US Cannabis Dispensary

Curaleaf Holdings, Inc., a leading U.S. provider of consumer products in cannabis, today announced the opening of Curaleaf Bordentown, the company's 109th dispensary nationwide. The Company also announced the launch of its Select brand in New Jersey, expanding the brand's reach to 19 states.

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