Business & Management

Trulieve Acquires Cultivation Facility in Phoenix

Trulieve Cannabis Corp., a vertically integrated cannabis company and multi-state operator in the U.S., has completed the acquisition of an operational 64,000 sq. ft. cultivation facility in Phoenix, Arizona. Trulieve will pay $13.75 million cash... more »

Schwazze Expands in Colorado with Indoor Grow Acquisition

Schwazze has closed the transaction to acquire the assets of Brow 2, LLC, located in Denver, Colorado. The planned transaction includes a 37,000-square-foot building and equipment designed for indoor cultivation. This transaction continues Schwazze's aggressive... more »

Minority Cannabis Business Association Publishes National Cannabis Equity Report

The Minority Cannabis Business Association (MCBA) is taking the first step on a journey to usher in a new era of social equity with the release of the National Cannabis Equity Report and Equity Map... more »

Cultivation Warehouse Social Equity Support Program Kicks Off

Cultivation Warehouse (CW) has committed nearly a half-million dollars in professional and technical services to social equity cannabis cultivation projects in four states since October 2021. In the three months since first announcing the program... more »

Thomas Scientific Forms Dedicated Cannabis Team

North America's largest pure-play distributor serving science, Thomas Scientific, has launched a dedicated cannabis team and business unit committed to serving laboratories, researchers, and manufacturers operating within the growing industry. Following the blueprint successfully implemented... more »

Study Analyzes Tension Between Legal Cannabis, Financial Industry

Legalization of marijuana in California has helped some financial institutions in the state increase their assets. At the same time, many banks, feeling stifled by federal regulations, deny services to licensed growers, manufacturers and retailers,... more »

New Mexico Doubles Production Limits Ahead of Recreational Sales in April

The New Mexico Cannabis Control Division has issued an emergency rule, effective Jan. 13, doubling production limits at licensed cannabis facilities to ensure supply ahead of recreational sales beginning on April 1. The rule is... more »

GrowGeneration Launches Micro-Cultivation Competition in New Jersey

GrowGeneration Corp., the nation's largest chain of specialty hydroponic and organic garden centers, and Harvest 360 Technologies, LLC (H360), are launching a new national program to support education and training for Social Equity applications. Regulations... more »

GPN recognizes 40 industry professionals under the age of 40 who are helping to determine the future of the horticulture industry. These individuals are today’s movers and shakers who are already setting the pace for tomorrow.