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Wall Street is no longer screening job applicants for cannabis

Wall Street is no longer screening job applicants for cannabis

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

September 18, 2020

Newly-hired Wall Street employees no longer need to undergo cannabis drug testing, based on a recent report by Business Insider. The report, which saw reporters consult with officials at seven major banks in New York City, found that THC (tetrahydrocannabinol) testing is not required nowadays; likely due to sweepi...

Curaleaf closes its Grassroots deal to expand operations across 23 states

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Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

July 31, 2020

Curaleaf's long-awaited acquisition of cannabis multistate operator Grassroots Cannabis was announced on Thursday, July 23. Grassroots, a privately-held company based in Chicago, has received  an undisclosed amount for the deal, which will see Massachusetts-based Curaleaf expand operations across 135 dispen...

Trulieve accounted for more than half of Florida’s weekly medical cannabis revenue once again

Trulieve accounted for more than half of Florida's weekly medical cannabis revenue once again

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

June 3, 2020

Florida's weekly medical cannabis sales have been slumping as the weeks trail on by, according to Florida’s Office of Medical Marijuana Use (OMMU) — the state's official source for responsible cannabis consumption. In spite of this, for the week concluding on May 14, Trulieve managed to sell over ...

Colorado’s cannabis sales break records with $1.75B in 2019

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Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

March 9, 2020

Colorado's cannabis industry might have looked like it was sinking this time last year. However, based on recently published data from the Colorado Department of Revenue, the state's market is seeing a rapid surge in growth and stability.  In 2019, cannabis retail stores in Colorado pulled in almo...

Cape Cod’s first recreational cannabis dispensary will be operated by Curaleaf

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Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

January 27, 2020

The first recreational cannabis dispensary in Cape Cod is about to open its doors. Curaleaf Holdings Inc. – a leading vertically integrated cannabis operator – will operate the pot shop, which is expected to begin ushering in customers on January 29 in the downtown Provincetown.  A meeting set to ...

Curaleaf removes CBD health claims from website and social media after FDA warning

Curaleaf removes CBD health claims from website and social media after FDA warning

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

August 7, 2019

At the end of last month, leading medical and wellness cannabis operator Curaleaf Holdings Inc. was given a warning by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for making false health claims about the CBD-containing products for sale on its website. Curaleaf serves over 150,000 registered medical canna...

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