Sep 20 2018
As beverage makers including Molson Coors step into the marijuana market, Coca-Cola is thinking about joining the pot party.
Both Coke and rival Pepsico have been trying to expand their businesses beyond traditional soft drinks as people drink less soda because of health concerns.
A statement released to Bloomberg by Coca-Cola spokesman, Kent Landers, stating "We are closely watching the growth of non-psychoactive CBD as an ingredient in functional wellness beverages around the world... the space is evolving quickly".
As cannabis legalization becomes more and more widespread, and nations like Canada federally drop barriers to entry, large companies like Coca-Cola are inevitably going to jump into the fast growing market.
Aurora's stock soared 17 percent, while Coke's edged up slightly.
Dozens Of Fires, Explosions Break Out In Massachusetts Towns
But Rivera criticized the gas utility for poor communications and accused the company of "hiding from the problem". Grateful to all our first responders working to help. "Get out of your house and go north of the river".
Meteorologist's Reaction to Hurricane Florence: 'Wow'
Hurricane Florence intensified Monday, becoming a Category 4 storm , according to the National Hurricane Center (NHC). The early projections show a 20-30"+ rainfall forecast, winds over 110 miles per hour , and a major storm surge!"
Southgate opens up on Shaw and Rashford injuries
During the World Cup she posed in the Spain goalkeeper's kit and makes a point of congratulating him whenever possible . England manager, Gareth Southgate seemed reasonably happy with Shaw's condition immediately after the game.
Spirits maker Constellation Brands bought a minority stake in a Canadian marijuana producer previous year.
And Lagunitas, a craft beer label of brewing giant Heineken, already has a drink infused with THC, marijuana's active ingredient, which does produce a high. The company, with its iconic brands ranging from Coke and Sprite to Powerade, announced it will acquire the Costa Coffee chain for US$5.1 billion in August, and has expanded into other products including juice, tea and mineral water over the past decade.
Aurora was up more than 15% in early trading Monday following the report.
Commenting on today's Bloomberg report, analyst Vivian Azer said she is "not surprised" that Coca-Cola is reportedly interested in a deal with Aurora. It has been used to treat epilepsy and other maladies. The Edmonton, Alberta-based company has soared along with other pot stocks in Canada as the country gears up to become the first Group of Seven nation to legalize cannabis on October 17.
Big corporate names have inched into the marijuana industry since Canada approved recreational use, seeing the country as a production base and testing ground until U.S. Federal Law changes.
Sep 20 2018
From amps to microwaves, Amazon tipped to reveal more Alexa devices
Should we expect to see Amazon try to make more home devices smart? Some of the devices will also have Alexa built in. Alexa is Amazon's virtual assistant, which competes with Google Assistant.
Sep 20 2018
Sens. Johnson, Baldwin want to hear from Kavanaugh, accuser
Anna Eshoo. "This is not a politically motivated action", she said. "It was something that she struggled with mightily". It's unclear whether phone interviews would be sufficient to address questions from some of Grassley's GOP colleagues.
Sep 19 2018
Syria intercepts missiles headed for Latakia: State media
The Russian Defense Ministry later reported that the plane had been downed by the Syrian air defense systems. However, diplomats and military experts have warned that the risk of inadvertent strikes is high.
Sep 18 2018
Giroud opens up about 'special' Chelsea boss Sarri
If you saw the game today, you have to say yes!" "But I think we can do it". They next face an away trip to PAOK in the Europa League on Thursday.
Sep 17 2018
Tropical Storm Isaac Continues To Lose Steam As To Pushes Towards Caribbean
According to the latest Hurricane Florence satellite images , the massive storm is now heading towards North and SC and Virginia. Another system began forming near Hurricane Florence and was forecast at a 20 percent chance of formation over five days.
Sep 16 2018
Florence's rain bands lash Carolinas — WHAT'S HAPPENING
Hurricane Florence strengthened a bit, but then tapped on the brakes as it approached the North Carolina coast Thursday evening. Life-threatening storm surge and flooding remains likely along the Carolina coasts, according to the National Weather Service .
Sep 16 2018
Nintendo Switch Will Launch New Online Service September 18
Aside from spotlighting upcoming 3DS and Switch games, Nintendo will reveal more information on its upcoming Online Service . This isn't the first controller that they have shown of recently, not too long again they announced a Super Smash Bros.
Sep 14 2018
Woodward Says His Anonymous Sources More Credible Than Public Denials, Trump Responds
That was Donald Trump in 2013, years before he declared Mexican immigrants "rapists" and himself a candidate for president. Although the president rejected the claims, the public finds Woodward credible .
Sep 13 2018
Meghan Markle Lets Her Dog Poop on Kensington Palace Grounds
The trip will commence on October 16, 2018 from Australia and will continue till October 31, 2018, Kensington Palace said in a statement.
Sep 09 2018
Vladimir Putin invites Kim Jong-un to Russian Federation
Russian Federation and North Korea share a small border on Putin's nations Pacific coast - with a frontier of just 11 miles. This year's celebrations also mark the revival of North Korea's iconic mass games after a five-year hiatus.
Sep 19 2018It’s Interstate 40’. Flooding from Florence keeps North Carolina highways at standstill
Sep 18 2018Brett Kavanaugh's Accuser: What We Know About Christine Blasey Ford
Sep 18 2018Bill Belichick Tight-Lipped About Patriots’ Acquisition Of Josh Gordon
Sep 17 2018Alex Cora on Trump's comments: It's about human beings
Sep 17 2018Kavanaugh Denies Allegation Of Sexual Misconduct During High School
Sep 15 2018Schmeichel calls on Man Utd fans to get behind Mourinho
Sep 14 2018Lexus ES gets new side mirrors
Sep 13 2018Was Obama worse to the press than Trump?
Sep 11 2018US Businesses Plead With Trump Over New China Tariffs
Sep 11 2018France flights: Planes grounded at Lyon as police chase hits runway
Sep 19 2018S Africa's top court legalises personal, private ganja use
Sep 17 2018Tree falling in Florence kills mom, baby — WHAT'S HAPPENING
Sep 17 2018Florence continues to wreak havoc on the Carolinas
Sep 17 2018Paul Pogba sends class message to Zlatan Ibrahimovic after incredible landmark goal
Sep 16 2018Hurricane Florence evacuees are coming to Central Florida to escape
Sep 15 2018Apple Watch Series 4 Hands-On: A Seriously Stunning Screen
Sep 14 2018IPhone XS shows that Apple is now Tim Cook’s company
Sep 14 2018Amy Schumer changes her tune, votes for Cynthia Nixon
Sep 13 2018States Prepare for ‘Storm of a Lifetime’ as Hurricane Florence Looms
Sep 11 2018Luis Enrique's Spain: Six tasks he has to accomplish
Sep 10 2018Russian Federation calls on United Kingdom to help identify poisoning suspects
Sep 10 2018Kid's night: Osaka, 20, beats her idol Serena to win US Open