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Mike Tyson announces cannabis deal to bolster Brit-inspired tourism in Antigua and Barbuda

Mike Tyson announces cannabis deal to bolster Brit-inspired tourism in Antigua and Barbuda

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

November 5, 2019

British tourists who descend upon the Caribbean twin-island nation of Antigua and Barbuda will soon have access to cannabis, thanks to global boxing champion Mike Tyson.  The 53-year-old, who claims that he consumes USD$38,000 worth of the green stuff on a monthly basis, already owns a 420-style ranch in California.  ...

Cannabis companies are taking a keen interest in wellness trends

Cannabis companies are taking a keen interest in wellness trends

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

May 31, 2019

The cannabis wellness industry is booming, with the latest entry into the market coming from Canopy Growth. On Wednesday, May 22, the Canadian cannabis company announced its plans to purchase London-based skincare company This Works for $55.2 million. Canopy’s decision to include cannabis sleep and beauty products in its ever-expanding portfolio i...

Mike Tyson is now a player in the cannabis industry

Mike Tyson is now a player in the cannabis industry

January 5, 2018

Former heavyweight boxing champion Mike Tyson, along with some of his business partners, broke ground on a 40-acre ranch in California. Here they are expecting to pave the way for a new destination for growers and consumers can enjoy cannabis. The "cannabis resort," which will be named "Tyson Ranch,"...

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