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The Valens Company launches White Label Cannabis-Infused Beverages in Canada

The Valens Company and Verse Cannabis Roll Out Vape Cartridges, CBD Oil, and Hydrocarbon-Derived Crumble in Various Provinces

KELOWNA, BC, Aug. 13, 2020 /PRNewswire/ – The Valens Company Inc. (TSX: VLNS) (OTCQX: VLNCF) (the “Company” or “The Valens Company”), a global leader in the end-to-end development and manufacturing of innovative, cannabinoid-based products, today announced the rollout of various new products as part of a custom manufacturing agreement with Verse Cannabis (“Verse”), a group of innovators focused on bringing to market cutting-edge product formulations rooted in cannabinoid science. The new products have been released under each of the two Verse product lines, Verse Originals and Verse Concentrates, which aim to bring premium quality offerings to Canadian consumers at affordable prices.


Study: Medical Marijuana Associated with Fewer Hospitalizations for Individuals Living with Sickle Cell Disease

WASHINGTON, Aug. 13, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Individuals with sickle cell disease (SCD) who receive medical marijuana to treat pain may require fewer visits to the hospital, according to a new study in Blood Advances. Adults with SCD who requested and obtained medical marijuana were admitted to the hospital less frequently than those who did not obtain it.


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TerrAscend to Host Second Quarter 2020 Investor Conference Call

NEW YORK and TORONTO, Aug. 13, 2020 /CNW/ – TerrAscend Corp. (“TerrAscend”) (CSE: TER) (OTCQX: TRSSF), a leading North American cannabis operator, today announced a scheduled conference call to discuss the results for its second quarter ended June 30, 2020 on Thursday, August 20(th), 2020 at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time. The Company will report its financial results for the second quarter in advance of the call.



High Tide acquires top-performing Canna Cabana retail Store

High Tide to Open Canna Cabana in Popular Year-Round Tourist Destination of Banff

CALGARY, AB, Aug. 7, 2020 /CNW/ – High Tide Inc. (“High Tide” or the “Company”) (CSE: HITI) (OTCQB: HITIF) (Frankfurt: 2LY) a retail-focused cannabis corporation enhanced by the manufacturing and distribution of cannabis lifestyle accessories, today announced that the Canna Cabana retail cannabis store located in Unit #L08/09 at 215 Banff Avenue in Banff, Alberta (the “Banff Store”) will be opening on Wednesday, August 12, 2020 after receiving its license from Alberta Gaming Liquor and Cannabis on August 6. The Banff Store marks the Company’s 28(th) location in Alberta and 37(th) retail cannabis store across Canada.


Beleave Update on Stalking Horse Sale Process

TORONTO, Aug. 6, 2020 /CNW/ – Beleave Inc. (CSE:BE) (OTC: BLEVF) (“Beleave” or the “Company”) announced today that the Company, together with its affiliated entities, Beleave Kannabis Corp., Seven Oaks Inc., 9334416 Canada Inc. O/A Medi-Green and My-Grow, Beleave Kannabis Abbotsford Inc. and Beleave Kannabis Chilliwack Inc. (collectively, the “Beleave Group”), and in consultation with Grant Thornton Limited (the “Monitor”), has completed the primary milestone within its Stalking Horse Sale Process.


The Green Organic Dutchman: Q4 and Year End 2019 Financial Results

The Green Organic Dutchman to Release Second Quarter Financial Results

TORONTO, Aug. 6, 2020 /PRNewswire/ – The Green Organic Dutchman Holdings Ltd. (“TGOD” or the “Company”) (TSX: TGOD) (US: TGODF), a leading producer of premium certified organic cannabis, will release its first quarter financial results following the market close on the evening of Wednesday, August 12, 2020. The Company will hold a conference call with analysts on Thursday, August 13, 2020, beginning at 9:00 a.m. (ET). An audiocast of the conference call will be available on a listen-only basis at:



iAnthus Announces Resignation of Elizabeth Stavola as Officer and Director

NEW YORK and TORONTO, Aug. 4, 2020 /PRNewswire/ – iAnthus Capital Holdings, Inc. (“iAnthus” or the “Company”) (CSE: IAN) (OTCQX: ITHUF), which owns, operates, and partners with regulated cannabis operations across the United States, announces the resignation of Elizabeth Stavola, founder of MPX and CBD for Life, as Chief Strategy Officer and as a director of the Company, effective immediately.