Javier Hasse, Forbes

Javier Hasse

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Recent:
  • Forbes
Past:
  • Benzinga.com
  • Yahoo Finance
  • Entrepreneur
  • CNBC
  • HIGH TIMES

Recent articles by Javier:

He Co-Founded A Company That Sold To Salesforce For $745 Million, Now He's Getting Into The Cannabis Industry

In an exclusive conversation, Buddy Media co-founder Jeff Ragovin reveals he’s joining cannabis MarTech company Fyllo. → Read More

Meet The First Cannabis Company To Ever Win A Global Packaging Award From The PAC Packaging Consortium

For the first time ever, the 70-year-old organization awarded a cannabis company for its packaging and brand design. → Read More

Canopy Growth’s ‘BioSteel CBD For Sports’ Line Now Sold At ~500 Vitamin Shoppe Locations Across U.S.

An exclusive, early look into Canopy Growth’s first retail partnership in the U.S. → Read More

Rapinoe-Backed CBD Company Mendi Announces Sue Bird As Athlete Ambassador

Mendi, the athlete-built, women-owned sports recovery brand, announced Thursday that WNBA player and sports icon, Sue Bird, will be joining their Athlete ... → Read More

The Week In Cannabis: Bloomberg Moves Forward, Trump Stays Put, And More On Markets

In a relatively slow cannabis news week, we saw Democratic presidential candidate Mike Bloomberg issue share a criminal justice reform plan, which ... → Read More

Glass House Shows Us Its New, Massive 355K Square Feet Cannabis Greenhouse

An exclusive, first look inside one of the world's largest cannabis greenhouses. → Read More

The Week In Cannabis: Corporate Turmoil, Mass Layoffs And Stocks In Red

It was a turbulent week, with both Tilray Inc (NASDAQ: TLRY) and Aurora Cannabis Inc (NYSE: ACB) announcing mass layoffs, each getting rid of approximately 10% of employees.... → Read More

Tilray, Aurora Cannabis Layoffs May Signal Industrywide Problem

The trend of layoffs in the cannabis industry, which started in 2019, has done nothing but accelerate in 2020 with: Medmen Enterprises Inc (OTC: MMNFF) ... → Read More

MedMen CEO Adam Bierman Talks Brand Positioning: 'Locking Up The Real Estate'

By Natan Ponieman and Javier Hasse. Medmen Enterprises Inc. (OTC: MMNFF) has the premier brand and pre-eminent footprint in the U.S. cannabis industry, CEO ... → Read More

This Week’s Top Cannabis News: Stocks In Bright Green, Corporate News, And A Congressional Hearing

The top cannabis, hemp and CBD news for the weed ending on January 19. → Read More

This Week’s Top Cannabis News: Moves In 5 States, Mexico, Stocks Declining, And More

The top cannabis, hemp and CBD news for the weed ended on January 12. → Read More

Berner's Cookies Cannabis Dispensary Coming To Detroit's 8 Mile Road

Gage Cannabis Co. is bringing Berner’s Cookies brand to Detroit.  A flagship, 3,500 square-foot cannabis provisioning center will open Jan. 31 at ... → Read More

Law Enforcement Struggles To Differentiate Weed From Hemp: This 50-Year-Old Technology Might Be The Solution

The hemp industry got a major boost from the passing of the 2018 Farm Bill a year ago. Almost overnight, hemp was no longer considered a controlled substance, as long as plant... → Read More

New Cream Targets Brain's Cannabinoid Receptors Without Using THC Or CBD

Detroit doctors Jessica and Rachel Kado launched CB2++ Repair Cream, a patented product that provides inflammation and pain relief by targeting ... → Read More

Weed And Vagina Problems: The Story Of Lara Parker, Cannabis And Endometriosis Activist

Lara shares her story, her experience using cannabis to treat endometriosis, and advice on products that help. → Read More

The Week In Cannabis: FDA Sends Warning Letter, DEA Issues Plan For Cultivation, Kevin Durant Joins Board

A shortened week came with no shortage of news, as Canopy Growth Corporation (TSX: WEED) (NYSE: CGC) unveiled its new product portfolio, and its affiliate ... → Read More

Diddy's Portfolio Manager Launches Her Own Cannabis Company, Calls It 'A Once In A Millennium Opportunity'

By Javier Hasse and Natan Ponieman. Before entering the cannabis industry, Dia Simms spent 14 years working side-by-side with rapper and entrepreneur Sean ... → Read More

Exclusive: Kevin Durant And Rich Kleiman Join A Cannabis Company

Kevin Durant and Rich Kleiman’s VC firm, Thirty Five Ventures, is joining Canopy Rivers’ Strategic Advisory Board, marking its second cannabis related-venture, following its investment in Dutchie earlier this year. → Read More

The Week In Cannabis: A Federal Legalization Bill, Earnings Reports And A Tax Hike In California

For the first time ever, a congressional committee in the U.S. has voted on a cannabis legalization bill. The law in question, the Marijuana Opportunity Reinvestment and... → Read More

Edible Arrangements Now Offers Hemp-Derived CBD Product Line

Edible Arrangements, one of the largest fresh fruit arrangement companies in America, has officially entered the CBD space with the launch of its Incredible ... → Read More