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Charlotte’s Web partners with street vet Dr. Kwane Stewart

Charlotte’s Web partners with street vet Dr. Kwane Stewart

BOULDER, COLO. — Charlotte’s Web announced Wednesday a new partnership with Dr. Kwane Stewart, known to many as ‘The Street Veterinarian’ based on his history of compassionate activism providing pro bono healthcare to pets of the homeless. The 22-year practicing veterinarian now serves as Charlotte’s Web’s official spokesperson for its popular line of hemp-derived CBD

Charlotte’s Web to join The Emerson Group

Charlotte’s Web to join The Emerson Group

WAYNE, Pa. — The Emerson Group announced that starting in July 2020 it will welcome Charlotte’s Web to its family and portfolio of CBD Brands. Charlotte’s Web is the market leader in the production and distribution of innovative hemp-derived cannabidiol wellness products. In addition, the company is a market leader in the CBD space on

Charlotte’s Web acquires Abacus Health Products

Charlotte’s Web acquires Abacus Health Products

BOULDER, Colo. — Charlotte’s Web and Abacus Health Products announced that they have completed the previously-announced plan of arrangement. Pursuant to the Arrangement, Charlotte’s Web acquired all the issued and outstanding subordinate voting shares of Abacus. All the outstanding proportionate voting shares of Abacus were converted into Abacus Shares prior to closing of the Arrangement.

Charlotte’s Web names David Panter as COO

Charlotte’s Web names David Panter as COO

BOULDER, Colo. — Charlotte’s Web announced Monday that David Panter has joined the company as chief operating officer, effective March 30, 2020. Panter brings over 20 years of broad global supply chain experience at leading cosmetic, agriculture, pharmaceutical, medical device and consumer packaged goods (CPG) companies, including Estée Lauder Company, Luxottica Retail, Campbell Soup Company,

Charlotte’s Web to acquire Abacus Health Products

Charlotte’s Web to acquire Abacus Health Products

BOULDER, Colo. — Charlotte’s Web and Abacus Health Products have entered into a definitive arrangement agreement where Charlotte’s Web will acquire Abacus. This acquisition will combine Charlotte’s Web, the market leader in hemp-derived CBD wellness products, with Abacus, the market leader in over-the-counter topical products combining active pharmaceutical ingredients with hemp extract, to create the

Charlotte’s Web expands R&D capabilities

Charlotte’s Web expands R&D capabilities

BOULDER, Colo. — Charlotte’s Web has established  Charlotte’s Web Labs (CW Labs) an internal division for research & development substantially expanding on the company’s efforts around the science of hemp derived phytocannabinoids, terpenes and flavonoid compounds.  The company is placing its existing R&D team under the leadership of recently hired senior vice president of Innovation,

Charlotte’s Web earns NSF International’s Good Manufacturing Practice registration

Charlotte’s Web earns NSF International’s Good Manufacturing Practice registration

BOULDER, Colo. — Charlotte’s Web announced Friday that its manufacturing facility here was recently added to NSF International’s dietary supplements Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) registration. Earning GMP registration from NSF International verifies that a manufacturing facility has the proper methods, equipment, facilities, and controls in place to produce dietary supplement products. “Our commitment to attaining

Charlotte’s Web announces new executive team appointments

Charlotte’s Web announces new executive team appointments

BOULDER, Colo. — Charlotte’s Web announced a number of management appointments reflecting the company’s distinguished cultivation excellence, as well as its increased activities in public and regulatory affairs, sciences, data and sustainability. Jared Stanley, company cofounder and vice president of cultivation operations, has been promoted to the newly created role of chief cultivation officer, reporting

High Times to feature Charlotte Figi on cover of Female 50 issue

High Times to feature Charlotte Figi on cover of Female 50 issue

NEW YORK — High Times, the most well-known, globally recognized brand in cannabis, announced Tuesday that for the first time, the magazine would feature a child on the cover. The Female 50 issue of High Times will feature Charlotte Figi, the namesake of cannabis strain Charlotte’s Web and the market pioneer and leader of hemp-based extract

Nielsen partners with CBD leader Charlotte’s Web

Nielsen partners with CBD leader Charlotte’s Web

NEW YORK — Nielsen  and Charlotte’s Web,  jointly announced on Wednesday an analytic relationship. Together, Nielsen and Charlotte’s Web will help guide the U.S. retail market for consumer packaged goods (CPG) companies through the evolution of the CBD space. Mirroring the changing tide happening across the U.S. retail and CPG industry, this new relationship marks

Kroger expands store count that sells Charlotte’s Web CBD products

Kroger expands store count that sells Charlotte’s Web CBD products

BOULDER, Colo. — Charlotte’s Web announced this week that Kroger Co. has begun carrying Charlotte’s Web products in multiple states with a plan to roll out to a total of 1,350 store locations in 22 states. The announcement with Kroger marks a milestone for Charlotte’s Web as the largest distribution ever through a single retailer. Charlotte’s Web topical products

Charlotte’s Web announces new initiative with Rodale Institute and Natural Care

Charlotte’s Web announces new initiative with Rodale Institute and Natural Care

BOULDER, Colo.— Charlotte’s Web has entered into a research initiative with Rodale Institute and Natural Care to pioneer regenerative organic hemp farming. The research will be conducted at Pocono Organics, a start-up regenerative organic farm in Long Pond, Pennsylvania.  In alignment with its corporate social responsibility values, Charlotte’s Web has been active in responsible farming practices since

CBD: Assessing a nascent market

CBD: Assessing a nascent market

“The readiness is all.” It’s hard to think of an emerging product category where retailers and suppliers have taken Hamlet’s admonition more seriously than CBD. As attitudes about cannabis, hemp and products derived from them have shifted, and the legal and regulatory restrictions around them have started to unravel, many chains and an extensive roster