Tag: leafly

Cannabis Information Provider Leafly to Merge with SPAC

Leafly To Go Public Through Business Combination With Merida Merger Corp I Transaction Enables Leafly to Execute Growth Strategy and Expand Leading Content-First, Community-Driven Cannabis Discovery Marketplace Leafly is...
- August 9th, 2021 at 9:09 am

Edison La Strada Selected Favourite THC Flower in Canada

2019 Leafly Readers Choice Awards ranks top cannabis products in Canada, as chosen by consumers Company receives four awards and five acknowledgments, including Top Pre-Roll (Edison El Dorado), Top...
- January 23rd, 2020 at 7:00 am

Leafly Looks at the Cannabis Job Growth Boom

Leafly’s Bruce Barcott and Beau Whitney of Whitney Economics have published a detailed look at cannabis job growth, Special Report: Cannabis Jobs Count. The report breaks down the 296,000 jobs...
- March 5th, 2019 at 9:52 am

Headset Adds Real-Time Menu Data To Leafly

Top cannabis database will now offer live menu updates through Headset’s POS integrations SEATTLE, Oct. 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Headset, the leading business intelligence platform for the cannabis industry,...
- October 24th, 2018 at 2:50 pm

Privateer Raises Over $100 Million

Privateer Holdings Closes $100+ Million Funding Round, Announces $5 Million Equity Pledge to Help Communities Harmed by Cannabis Prohibition Firm’s founders pledge $5 million worth of their personal equity...
- January 25th, 2018 at 7:46 am

Leafly Expands Cannabis Information Resources in Canada

Leafly Canada Advocates for Cannabis Education Ahead of Legalization From the world’s largest strain database to the latest lifestyle trends, Leafly.ca is the go-to cannabis education resource for half...
- October 13th, 2017 at 8:42 am

More Washington Cannabis Testing Lab Cheating Alleged

In early 2016, Dr. Jim McRae, founder of Straight Line Analytics, roiled the Washington cannabis industry with allegations of rampant cheating by licensed cannabis testing labs who were boosting...
- April 30th, 2017 at 9:44 am

SXSW Interactive to See a Surge of Cannabis Content

The South by Southwest (SXSW) Conference & Festivals, a major gathering in Austin, TX that will celebrate its 31st anniversary this year, is known for allowing attendees to discover the...
- February 5th, 2017 at 6:01 pm

Privateer Holdings Raises $40mm in $100mm Financing Round

Reuters reported that cannabis-focused private equity firm Privateer Holdings has launched a $100mm capital raise, closing on the first $40mm. The firm last raised capital in early 2015, attracting...
- November 4th, 2016 at 7:42 am

MassRoots Takes Aim at Leafly and Weedmaps

Earlier this week, MassRoots (OTC: MSRT) revealed that it is targeting competitors Leafly and Weedmaps with the introduction of its Dispensary Finder service.  The company introduced the offering with a discounted...
- July 29th, 2016 at 4:57 pm

Headset Now Tracking Over $65mm in Cannabis Transactions

Data analytics provides the legal cannabis industry a great opportunity to learn more about its customers and to run more efficiently, but it’s an area where mainstream companies haven’t entered,...
- April 8th, 2016 at 2:42 pm

GW Pharma's Powerful Patent Portfolio

Bruce Barcott reviewed portions of the impressive intellectual property portfolio of GW Pharma (NASDAQ: GWPH), which the company summarized in its annual filing: Our intellectual property portfolio at September 30,...
- March 16th, 2016 at 7:50 pm