Execs Say Cannabis Lab Testing Sector Improving Despite Struggles

The market value of the U.S. cannabis testing sector is set to increase to $2 billion by 2025, according to a July report from Global Market Insights. 0 read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaDec 2nd, 2019

Houston-based national retailer closing stores, furloughing most workers, cutting execs" pay

Houston-based Stage Stores Inc. (NYSE: SSI) had its own set of struggles even before the coronavirus pandemic brought much of the retail sector to a halt. Now, the department store owner is taking steps to significantly scale back operations to reduce.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 28th, 2020

Cannabis craze weeds out junior mining field

A boom in cannabis investment is siphoning capital away from mining and hitting junior miners hardest, forcing them to up their game and potentially improving the quality of projects in a sector long rife with cowboy speculators......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 7th, 2019

Like rest of U.S., KC struggles with Covid-19 test turnaround

Although the rate of testing has increased significantly in the Kansas City area, the receipt of results has failed to keep pace, jeopardizing the effectiveness of contact tracing, a key element in the fight against the disease. Those being tested .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 13th, 2020

In Los Angeles, the massive Dodger Stadium testing site closed for 4 days, even as the city sees a rise in cases and the county struggles to meet the demand for testing

AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez Los Angeles' largest coronavirus testing site at Dodger Stadium closed for four days over the weekend, .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 7th, 2020

Cannabis Watch: Attorney General Barr ordered antitrust probes of 10 cannabis mergers, because he dislikes the industry, prosecutor says

A federal prosecutor told a congressional committee on Wednesday that Attorney General William Barr ordered antitrust staffers to investigate 10 proposed mergers in the cannabis sector because of his personal dislike of the industry......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 24th, 2020

Valens, Trulieve, Kings Garden Execs On Growing A Successful Cannabis Business In A Volatile Time

This conversation between Trulieve, Kings Garden, The Valens Company and Zuber Lawler comes from Benzinga’s Virtual Cannabis Capital Conference that took place on June 1. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaJun 1st, 2020

Canopy Growth Set To Become Cannabis Sector Leader, Says BofA

Although the Canadian cannabis market has evolved more slowly than expected, Canopy Growth Corp (NYSE: CGC) has the potential to become a long-term leader in this sector, according to BofA Securities. Latest R.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaMay 22nd, 2020

Market Snapshot: Dow steady in afternoon trade, following loss of 20 million private sector jobs

Dow struggles to find direction Wednesday afternoon as market weighs data showing a collapse in private-sector employment in April against the easing of lockdowns imposed by the coronavirus pandemic......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 6th, 2020

Inside the billionaires" compound on the French Riviera that set up its own private testing center while the rest of the country struggles to obtain coronavirus tests

Boris Stroujko / Shutterstock Les Parcs de Saint-Tropez is a gat.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 24th, 2020

KC cannabis testing facility is first to win license after an appeal

Green Precision Analytics Inc. will give Kansas City its own medical marijuana testing facility after winning a license on appeal......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 16th, 2020

While the US struggles with coronavirus test shortages, ultrawealthy enclaves are arranging community-level testing for residents

Kai Pfaffenbach/Reuters Many Americans are having difficulty getting tested for the coronavirus as the US struggles to implement widespread coronavirus testing. But that's n.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 14th, 2020

Ontario"s AG to sllow private sector cannabis stores to do delivery, pick-up

See the rest of the story here. provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallApr 8th, 2020

Macy"s to drop from S&P 500 to small-cap index

Macy's Inc will be removed from the benchmark S&P 500 stock index , the S&P Dow Jones Indices said on Tuesday, as coronavirus-induced store closures compound the retail sector's struggles with a shift to online shopping......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 31st, 2020

Public-private partnerships for a “pop-up” response to fight Coronavirus at scale

Governments should partner with big-box retail and private sector experts for remote testing sites now Q4 2019 hedge fund letters.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkMar 30th, 2020

Lucid Lab Co-Founder: This Is The Worst Possible Time To Raise Capital

As the U.S. tallies more coronavirus cases than any other country, nearly every industry has been brought to a halt. The cannabis sector, meanwhile, will trudge along, according to Jim Makoso, co-founder of Lucid Lab Group. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaMar 29th, 2020

Rising High: An exclusive talk with cannabis testing company FluroTech

See the rest of the story here. provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallMar 26th, 2020

‘No one plans for a pandemic’: Nonprofit execs talk leadership in COVID-19 crisis

The outbreak and reaction to the novel coronavirus, COVID-19, has thrown the nonprofit sector into crisis. Apart from the financial and operations calamity of the outbreak — which you can read more about here — COVID-19 is raising the question.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 23rd, 2020

Brazil"s Azul cuts international flights; carriers expect government aid

Brazilian airline Azul said on Monday it will cut all international flights out of its main hub in Sao Paulo state, while the country's government is likely to roll out a relief package as the sector struggles with the coronavirus pandemic......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 16th, 2020

Cannabis Watch: Canopy Growth shares fall 7% on news of job cuts as cannabis sector sells off

Canopy Growth Corp. shares fell 4% Thursday after the Canadian cannabis company announced it was cutting 500 jobs as it reduces capacity by closing two greenhouses and shelving plans for another......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 6th, 2020

Commercial real estate: M&T helping fill space while retail slumps

The commercial real estate landscape around Buffalo — specifically office, industrial and apartments — is on the upswing, helping to overcome the struggles in the retail sector. Those are the takeaways from the annual CBRE/Buffalo commercial rea.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 3rd, 2020