Category Archives: Company

Jay-Z Launches His Very Own Cannabis Line Called Monogram

You could say that Jay-Z is on fire. To be blunt, there’s not much that the Grammy Award-winning billionaire rapper and entrepreneur doesn’t have his hand in. From streaming service founder to music executive to memoir writer, the 50-year-old is adding yet another title to his repertoire. He launched a cannabis line called Monogram Friday. […]

How One Company Found Success In Cannabis By Trading Pesticides For Bugs

Three years ago, Hans Brand had his “eyes opened” to an issue that would change his family and his company. Brand is a co-owner of Autumn Brands, a cannabis grower in Santa Barbara County Calif. As Autumn Brands transitioned from a nonprofit MED collective into the state’s newly legal REC market, Hans said he was […]

Martha Stewart Launches Line Of CBD Products With Canadian Hemp And Cannabis Company

Martha Stewart is having a major moment. The 79-year-old lifestyle icon dropped one of the hottest selfies of the summer. She shared the recipe for her signature Martha-rita. Now she’s launching a CBD line. Martha announced a partnership with Canadian hemp and cannabis company Canopy Growth Corporation last year. Now we’re seeing the fruits (and […]

Wu-Tang’s Raekwon On His New Weed Venture: ‘Cannabis For The People, By The People’

Wu-Tang Clan’s Raekwon, born Corey Woods, has gotten into the cannabis game. His project is as unprecedented as it is cool – and just. The rapper turned entrepreneur has invested in CitizenGrown, a company that defines itself as “cannabis for the people, by the people.” With a unique business model, CitizenGrown’s mission is to provide […]

From The NBA To Cannabis: How Al Harrington Is Changing The Industry For People Of Colour

Al Harrington is a trailblazer. At a time when it seems that yet another professional athlete is making a foray into the cannabis landscape with product launches or endorsements, Harrington preceded them years earlier with his own milestone: In 2011, the former NBA player founded Viola, a medical marijuana operation he named in honor of […]

Mother Suffering With Cancer Inspired Sons to Open Cannabis Dispensary

Ryan and Cory Nemeth searched for a medicinal alternative to help their mother, who was suffering from lung cancer. After undergoing radiation and chemotherapy, they found cannabis was an option that helped her. “We saw amazing results,” Ryan Nemeth said, citing pain reduction and overall happiness. “We started juicing with her…we did smoothies with marijuana.” […]

Southwestern Ontario Companies Partner on Cannabis-Infused Wine

Girls’ Night Out brand wine may soon be available with a little extra something to soothe and relax. Colio Estate Wines and Eve & Co, a cannabis production company, announced Wednesday they are partnering to produce a cannabis-infused version of the wine. Calling the wine and cannabis producer ‘sister brands,’ Eve & Co President and […]