Canopy Growth Acquires Wana Brands: An Interview with Nancy Whiteman

Following the news of the $297.5 million acquisition of Wana Brands by Canopy Growth, we sat down with Wana Brands co-founder and CEO Nancy Whiteman to chat about her journey to success, her plans for the company’s expansion and what the future might hold.

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Can Cannabis Avoid Alcohol’s 3-Tier Distribution System?

On the road to nationwide legalization, cannabis and spirits share similar stories. But here’s the one step the cannabis industry should avoid copying, if it can.

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Jazz Pharmaceuticals to Acquire GW Pharma

In a press release published last week, the two companies announced they have entered an agreement for Jazz to acquire GW Pharma, the producer of the only FDA-approved CBD medication Epidiolex, for a total of $7.2 billion.

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