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Weed and fizzy drinks are being eyed up on Wall Street

Weed and fizzy drinks are being eyed up on Wall Street

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

February 24, 2019


Filed under News

Cannabis is a hot topic on Wall Street right now, where three cannabis stocks are currently trading on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE). However, it’s not just weed that’s expected to shake up the stock market in 2019 but also, soda and video games. Let’s take a closer look at what Wall Stree...

Will legendary beer pioneer Anheuser-Busch be the next beverage company to enter the legal cannabis space?

Will legendary beer pioneer Anheuser-Busch be the next beverage company to enter the legal cannabis space?

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

September 18, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

Over the last few months, the cannabis industry news has been inundated with announcements from big-name brewers entering the legal weed space. We have already learned about the recently announced partnerships between Constellation Brands and Canopy Corp Growth, Molson Coors Brewing Co. and Hydropothe...

Will UK-based beverage company Diageo enter the cannabis industry?

Will UK-based beverage company Diageo enter the cannabis industry?

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

September 13, 2018


Filed under Social cannabis

Shares of cannabis stocks soared after BNN Bloomberg released a report stating that beverage company Diageo (NYSE:DEO) may be in talks with cannabis industry’s biggest players. Diageo has two major alcohol brands under its belt: Smirnoff vodka and Guinness beer. Headquartered in Edinburgh, the UK-based beverag...

Constellation Brands invests $4 billion in Canopy Growth and stocks skyrocket

Constellation Brands invests $4 billion in Canopy Growth and stocks skyrocket

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

August 27, 2018


Filed under Global, News, Showcase

Alcohol corporation Constellation Brands Inc. has recently announced a deal that has sent a ripple of excitement across the cannabis and alcohol industries. On Wednesday, August 15, Constellation Brands announced a $4 billion investment in diversified cannabis company, Canopy Growth Corp. As a result ...

Corona’s owner is investing in cannabis

Corona’s owner is investing in cannabis

November 2, 2017


Filed under Culture, News, Showcase, Social cannabis

Thor Benson / Cannabis News Box Contributor There’s been a lot of talk about Big Alcohol fighting cannabis legalization, but it appears one company is embracing cannabis. Constellation Brands, which owns Corona, invested nearly $200 million into a Canadian medical cannabis company called Canopy Growth Corp. What does this mean for the cannabis i...

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