WHERE TO WATCH
Manitoba Harvest CEO Discusses Being Acquired by Tilray
February 22, 2019
Bill Chiasson, CEO of Manitoba Harvest, the world's largest hemp food company, discusses being acquired by Tilray for $317 million.
Comedy Star Ellie Kemper Wants You to Put Down Your Phone This Holiday Season
Feb 22, 2019
With Tilray Deal, Manitoba Harvest CEO Sees Opportunity to Dive into CBD Market
Another Canadian marijuana giant is planning big moves in U.S. hemp through the acquisition of a Canadian health food company. Tilray announced this week it would buy Manitoba Harvest for about $318 million. Manitoba Harvest is perhaps best known for its hemp hearts and hemp oil, which the company sells online and in-store at more than 16,000 locations across North America. Its partners include major retailers, like Walmart, Costco, and Whole Foods.
Nov 12, 2019
Cannabis Earnings Roundup: Cronos, Tilray, Acreage
Cronos Group released their third quarter earnings report. The marijuana company reported a bigger quarterly loss after lower margins and increased expenses weighed them down. Alan Brochstein, Founder of New Cannabis Ventures joined Cheddar to react, preview Tilray earnings and discuss what's moving pot stocks.
Nov 5, 2019
Catch Me If You Cannabis: $1 Billion in Illegal Crops Seized in California
Authorities in Kern County, California seized $1 billion in illegal cannabis plants that had been grown as hemp crops. The plants allegedly tested for well-above the legal limit for THC levels in hemp. Despite legalization, the illicit black market for marijuana products continues to thrive in the Golden State.