M&A Activity

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Canopy Growth Acquires ebbu for $330 million; Continues Aggressive Expansion into Hemp Industry

The Cannabis Act is here and the world's largest cannabis company continues aggressive expansion into hemp. Canopy Growth Corporation (“Canopy Growth” or the “Company”) (TSX: WEED) (NYSE: CGC) announced it has entered into an agreement to acquire the assets of ebbu, [...]

Charlotte’s Web Holdings (CNSX: CWEB) Quietly Raises $100 Million in IPO

It has been a busy, yet quiet week for the hemp-based CBD oil producer Charlotte’s Web Holdings, Inc. On August 30, 2018, the company reported the successful closing of its previously announced initial public offering (IPO), as well as a secondary [...]

The Green Organic Dutchman Acquires Leading European CBD Company HemPoland

The Green Organic Dutchman Holdings Ltd. (TGOD), a licensed producer of medical cannabis in Canada, is making moves on the organic hemp market. On August 21, 2018, the company announced that it had entered into an agreement to acquire HemPoland, [...]

Criticality, a North Carolina Hemp Company, does deal with NYSE Big Tobacco Company

Alliance One International (NYSE: AOI) has entered the U.S. Hemp Industry by making an investment into Criticality, a North Carolina based hemp processor.  According to the latest 10-K, Alliance has acquired a 40% stake in Criticality with an option to increase [...]