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Industry Concerns Surface Over No 10 Taskforce’s Hemp And Cannabis Proposals

THE initial warm welcome to proposals to make UK cannabinoid regulations a matter for the health authorities - not...

Always Pure Organics Makes £3m Continental Swoop For Leading B2C Hemp And CBD Player

FAST-GROWING UK cannabis wholesaler Always Pure Organics has acquired two Belgian companies - Distribution Legal Hemp and NexGen -...

Little Green Pharma Picks Up Distressed Canadian LP’s Danish Cannabis Asset for £11.6m

AUSTRALIAN company Little Green Pharma has purchased the former Canopy Growth medicinal cannabis cultivation and manufacturing facility in Denmark...

New Era Beckons For Swiss Medical Cannabis Patients After Ten Years In Slow Lane

THE impending change to Switzerland’s medical cannabis laws could see the number of patients receiving treatment rise from 3,000...

How Britain’s Three Crown Dependencies Are Stealing A Cannabis March On the Mainland

FRUSTRATED by the UK Government’s stance the three UK Crown Dependencies of Jersey, Guernsey and the Isle of Man,...

German Firm Lands $44m Investment In Europe’s Largest Cannabis Fund-Raise

BERLIN-headquartered Sanity Group has confirmed it has completed a...

Ten Years Of Patient Data Supports Israeli Company’s Global Expansion

ONE of Israel’s oldest cannabis companies has set out on a path to further rapid growth with a quick-fire...

Hat Trick Of Senior Appointments At Fast-Growing Love Hemp Group

LOVE Hemp Group has unveiled a trio of senior management appointments as it looks to grow both the brand...

Little Green Pharma Makes Headway In Europe Supported By MD’s Swiss Sojourn

FLETA Solomon, managing director of Western Australian-based cannabis company Little Green Pharma, talks to Jane Hall about the company’s...

Is Germany Set To Become Europe’s First Recreational Cannabis Market?

A GREEN surge in Germany is opening up the...

Tenacious Labs Eyeing Two UK Acquisitions To Take CBD Spending Spree To £10m

TENACIOUS Labs has burst on to the CBD scene...

UK Regulatory ‘Confusion’ Threatens Future Of Booming CBD Industry As A Further 67 Applications Hit The Novel Food Buffers

LATEST figures for the UK Food Standards Agency show an increasing number of applications failing to make it through...

Sixty MPs And Peers Back Calls For Review Of 50-Year-Old UK Drugs’ Laws

FIFTY years on from the introduction of the Misuse of Drugs Act, the chief executive of a leading UK-based...

Huge Milestone As First German Cannabis Company Debuts On Stock Exchange

GERMANY has its first publicly-listed cannabis company in Cannovum, a Berlin-based importer wholesaler and distributor of medical cannabis. Co-founder Pia...

Industry Concerns Surface Over No 10 Taskforce’s Hemp And Cannabis Proposals

THE initial warm welcome to proposals to make UK cannabinoid regulations a matter for the health authorities - not the criminal ones - have cooled in recent days. On Thursday last week senior advisors to...

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Why The Delay? A Leading Novel Food Expert Examines The FSA’s CBD Dilemma

"OVER the past couple of weeks there have been no updates to the Food Standards Agency’s (FSA) public registers for CBD novel food applications.   It is concerning that it is taking the FSA so...

Novel Food

Over 60% Of UK CBD Novel Food Applications Have Hit The Buffers Or Been Withdrawn

LATEST figures from the Food Standards Agency on the progress of applications for CBD products to be included in the UK Novel Food catalogue will make worrying reading for many in the industry. The FSA...

Markets

British Biotech Firm To List on the London Stock Exchange With A Valuation of Over £50m

BIOTECH company Oxford Cannabinoid Technologies to float on the London Stock Exchange in a listing which is set to value it at £51.5m It says it will raise £16.5m from a ‘heavily oversubscribed’ initial public...

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CBD

South West Brands To Spearhead Consolidation Of The Global CBD Market

EMERGING CBD powerhouse South West is set to launch its first two brands and expects to have a total of six in its portfolio by the middle of 2022. Having raised £1m to launch the...

Products

Love Hemp Fills Its ‘Boots’ With New High St Listing And Launch Of Festive Range

UK firm Love Hemp has unveiled its Christmas ranges as it becomes the latest CBD business to secure space in one of the UK’s main retailers. The London-based firm’s products are now available in-store and...

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Medicinal Cannabis

Not One Medicinal Cannabis Trial Launched By NHS Since Law Change

A LACK of clinical evidence is a key reason the National Health Service offers for the paucity of medicinal cannabis prescriptions in the UK. So, one would imagine...

Research

UK

Sativa Wellness Looking To Deliver Covid-19 Jabs From 30 UK Locations

SATIVA Wellness’ pivot to Covid-19 testing work has exceeded expectations with plans afoot to open up a dozen new locations delivering blood tests, vaccines...

UK Halts CBD Imports As It Enforces Strict Rules On Trace THC Levels

A CHANGE of direction from the Home Office has put a stop to some bulk CBD imports over concerns they have ‘illegal’ levels of...

Europe

Is Germany Set To Become Europe’s First Recreational Cannabis Market?

A GREEN surge in Germany is opening up the possibility it could be the first European country to fully embrace adult-use cannabis. For large chunks...

Leading German Pharma Company Launches Medical Cannabis Range Into Fast-Growing Domestic Market

ONE of Germany’s largest pharmaceutical firms has entered the medical cannabis space with the launch of a two flower products - and six more...

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Industry Concerns Surface Over No 10 Taskforce’s Hemp And Cannabis Proposals

THE initial warm welcome to proposals to make UK...

Little Green Pharma Picks Up Distressed Canadian LP’s Danish Cannabis Asset for £11.6m

AUSTRALIAN company Little Green Pharma has purchased the former...

New Era Beckons For Swiss Medical Cannabis Patients After Ten Years In Slow Lane

THE impending change to Switzerland’s medical cannabis laws could...

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