• Coca-Cola Hints at Move Towards Cannabis Market

    2 monthes ago - By Hypebeast

    Reports have emerged that Coca-Cola may be dipping into the nascent cannabis market. Aurora Cannabis, a Canadian marijuana producer that trades on the Toronto Stock Exchange, is reportedly in talks with the beverage giant for "recovery drinks" infused with CBD, the ingredient in marijuana that sidesteps the sensation of getting high in favor of pain relief. The news boosted Aurora's share price immediately, with the company ending Monday at $8 USD, a 23 percent bump.
    According to Snopes , Coca-Cola was careful to emphasize the difference between cannabis and CBD in a public statement :
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  • Coca-Cola Might Be Jumping On The CBD Bandwagon

    Coca-Cola Might Be Jumping On The CBD Bandwagon

    2 monthes ago - By Refinery29

    Mere months after Coca-Cola announced that it was experimenting with an alcoholic drink in Japan , the beverage giant is hinting that it might enter the CBD market, too. According to a report from BNN Bloomberg Television , Coca-Cola is having "serious talks" with the Canadian cannabis company Aurora Cannabis about producing CBD-infused drinks. Wellness influencers, ready your SponCon posts. “We are closely watching the growth of non-psychoactive CBD as an ingredient in functional wellness beverages around the world,” Kent Landers, a spokesperson for Coca-Cola, told Bloomberg News. "The...
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