FridayJul 22, 2022 12:03 pm

CannabisNewsBreaks – Flora Growth Corp. (NASDAQ: FLGC) and Colombian Senator Fighting to Legalize Recreational Cannabis Meet

Flora Growth’s (NASDAQ: FLGC) CEO Luis Merchan recently met with Senator Gustavo Bolivar, a Colombian representative who introduced a bill that creates the framework for recreational cannabis in the state. The bill was introduced on July 20, 2022, the same day that Merchan and Bolivar met. The two gentlemen met before Bolivar, a key author of the bill, introduced the bill to Congress. The two talked about what the bill might mean to cannabis countries operating in the country as well as for Colombia’s growing domestic and international cannabis markets, including both domestic trade and international exports. According to the…

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MondayJul 18, 2022 1:31 pm

CannabisNewsBreaks – Flora Growth Corp. (NASDAQ: FLGC) Poised for First-Mover Advantage

Flora Growth Corp. (NASDAQ: FLGC) is aggressively pushing its brand and advancing the conversation around cannabis. “In addition, with its able management, Flora is recognizing and capitalizing on opportunities that others are yet to identify, placing it in a unique position that not only gives it a first-mover advantage but also presents a unique opportunity for growth,” a recent article that discusses a research report from Zacks reads. According to the report, 2021 saw Flora’s acquisition of Vessel Brand Inc., a move that allowed the company to establish a foothold in the United States cannabis accessories business while also improving…

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MondayJul 18, 2022 12:54 pm

CannabisNewsBreaks – Lexaria Bioscience Corp. (NASDAQ: LEXX) Partners to Propel New, Exciting Growth Opportunities

Lexaria Bioscience Corp. (NASDAQ: LEXX), a global innovator in drug delivery platforms, recently entered into agreements with beverage developer BevNology. “The BevNology collaboration not only includes a commercial license agreement for products with active ingredients derived from hemp under BevNology’s brand but also a manufacturing operating agreement utilizing BevNology’s new, custom-built state-of-the-art processing facility outside Atlanta…. The manufacturing agreement will help Lexaria broaden its production capabilities for its own growing list of B2B clientele interested in purchasing DehydraTECH-powered active ingredients for consumer-packaged-goods brands. Lexaria has already installed all required commercial DehydraTECH manufacturing equipment at the facility,” a recent article reads.…

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MondayJul 18, 2022 10:44 am

CannabisNewsBreaks – InMed Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: INM) Appoints Michael Woudenberg as Chief Operating Officer

InMed Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ: INM), a leader in the research, development, manufacturing and commercialization of rare cannabinoids, today announced its appointment of Michael Woudenberg as chief operating officer of the company, overseeing all day-to-day operations. Woudenberg previously served as senior vice president of chemistry, manufacturing and controls. For the past several years, he has been an integral part of InMed’s executive team, supporting multiple functions within the organization. Prior to joining InMed, Woudenberg had over 20 years of successful drug development, process engineering, GMP manufacturing and general management experience at all levels of various companies. “I would like to congratulate Mike…

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WednesdayJul 13, 2022 2:40 pm

CannabisNewsBreaks – Lexaria Bioscience Corp. (NASDAQ: LEXX) Nearing Start Date for Its Human Nicotine Study

Lexaria Bioscience (NASDAQ: LEXX, LEXXW), a global innovator in drug delivery platforms, today announced the pending start of its upcoming human nicotine study NIC-H22-1. Through the study, Lexaria expects to evidence that processing purified nicotine with its patented drug delivery technology, DehydraTECH(TM), leads to enhanced oral-tissue absorption and reduced negative experiences. NIC-H22-1, a minimum 36-person human pharmacokinetic (“PK”) randomized, double blinded, cross-over study, will compare Lexaria’s DehydraTECH-nicotine pouch performance to that of existing leading brands currently sold in the U.S. such as ON! and Zyn. The primary objective of the study is data collection from blood samples that will evidence…

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WednesdayJun 29, 2022 2:48 pm

CannabisNewsBreaks – Flora Growth Corp. (NASDAQ: FLGC) Focused on International Strategy to Reach ‘Larger Consumer Base’

Flora Growth Corp. (NASDAQ: FLGC) CEO Luis Merchan is quoted in a recent article saying, “International growth is a key objective of our company’s strategy.” Earlier this year, the company completed the acquisition of 100% equity interests of Just Brands LLC and High Roller Private Label LLC, owners of the JustCBD brand, in a move by Flora Growth to explore global expansion opportunities and increase its customer database. The article reads: “By mid-May 2022, Flora Growth had already announced the expansion of its operational footprint in Europe and the United Kingdom to further its international growth strategy… In what marks…

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WednesdayJun 29, 2022 2:28 pm

CannabisNewsBreaks – Lexaria Bioscience Corp. (NASDAQ: LEXX) Leveraging DehydraTECH(TM) to Stand Distinct, Push Brand

Lexaria Bioscience Corp. (NASDAQ: LEXX) acknowledges consumers’ shift away from smoking cigarettes to nicotine alternatives, which has resulted in the growth of the nicotine pouch and nicotine replacement therapy (“NRT”) markets. Through its patented DehydraTECH technology, Lexaria looks to tap into the multibillion-dollar nicotine alternatives industry and stamp its position. “In a move that sought to prove DehydraTECH’s superiority, Lexaria conducted an oral nicotine absorption study in 2021. The research showed that Lexaria’s DehydraTECH-nicotine delivered via an oral pouch product dispensed enough nicotine levels in blood plasma in four minutes, as concentration-matched controls did in 45 minutes. In addition, peak…

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TuesdayJun 21, 2022 3:13 pm

CannabisNewsBreaks – Lexaria Bioscience Corp. (NASDAQ: LEXX) Enters Strategic Manufacturing, License Agreements with BevNology

Lexaria Bioscience (NASDAQ: LEXX, LEXXW), a global innovator in drug delivery platforms, today announced the signing of two agreements with Atlanta-based BevNology LLC. According to the update, the first manufacturing operating agreement expands production capabilities for Lexaria’s own growing list of business-to-business (“B2B”) clientele interested in purchasing DehydraTECH-powered active ingredients for consumer packaged-goods brands. A new, state-of-the-art processing facility custom-built by BevNology is operational that increases and broadens production capacity and is currently serving Lexaria’s corporate clients. The second commercial license agreement empowers BevNology to offer DehydraTECH products with active ingredients derived from hemp including cannabidiol (“CBD”) under BevNology and…

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TuesdayJun 21, 2022 1:20 pm

CannabisNewsBreaks – Flora Growth Corp. (NASDAQ: FLGC) Congratulates Colombia’s President-Elect Gustavo Petro

Flora (NASDAQ: FLGC), a leading all-outdoor cultivator, manufacturer and distributor of global cannabis products and brands, congratulates Gustavo Petro and the Humane Colombia Party on their victory in Sunday’s presidential runoff election in Colombia. “We would like to congratulate President-Elect Gustavo Petro on his victory, and we look forward to working with the new government to continue Colombia’s progressive momentum in the global cannabis industry,” said Luis Merchan, Flora’s chairman and CEO. “We are encouraged by President-Elect Petro’s stance on seeing Colombia become a leader in the legal cannabis industry, and we are hopeful for progressive legislation that will allow…

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FridayJun 17, 2022 3:23 pm

CannabisNewsBreaks – Lexaria Bioscience Corp.’s (NASDAQ: LEXX) Ground-Breaking Studies Opening ‘Doors Previously Closed to Disruptive New Technology’

Lexaria Bioscience Corp. (NASDAQ: LEXX) understands the shortcomings of orally administered drugs and is developing DehydraTECH(TM), a drug delivery technology that solves challenges such as poor water solubility and membrane permeability, limited absorption and unwanted tastes. “The company began developing DehydraTECH in 2014 and has since strengthened the technology as well as broadened its possible applications… Lexaria has also conducted in vitro and in vivo human and/or animal studies that have evidenced the technology’s ability to mask unwanted tastes, improve the speed of onset, increase bioavailability and brain absorption, and lower dosing – thereby reducing drug administration costs – of…

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