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The Global Medical Cannabis Explosion is Imminent Read more

The Global Medical Cannabis Explosion is Imminent

Recently, I have become more optimistic about the global landscape of medical cannabis and the direction in which major regulatory...
2024 New Global Emerging Cannabis Markets Predictions Read more

2024 New Global Emerging Cannabis Markets Predictions

“As the entire cannabis world is abuzz and cannabis stocks are shooting through the roof with the potential United States...
Good or bad taste will make or break your cannabis product Read more

Good or bad taste will make or break your cannabis product

When it comes to creating the ultimate cannabis brand, it’s all a matter of taste, says SOMAÍ Pharmaceuticals founder, chairman,...
US Cannabis Rescheduling Primed to Set Off a Global Cannabis Explosion Read more

US Cannabis Rescheduling Primed to Set Off a Global Cannabis Explosion

Written by Michael Sassano, CEO, Somai Pharmaceuticals. Published in Business of Cannabis. On January 12, the United States Department of Health and...
Looking to expand overseas? Here’s what you need to know Read more

Looking to expand overseas? Here’s what you need to know

Cannabis has long been trending as a global product, providing regional players with the chance to expand into international markets. Somai...
Why 2024 Will Be the Best Year Yet for Cannabis Investment Read more

Why 2024 Will Be the Best Year Yet for Cannabis Investment

Year over year, global cannabis revenues exceed expectations and now stand at an estimated $50 billion in global sales in...
How Australian Cannabis Brands Can Enter Europe Read more

How Australian Cannabis Brands Can Enter Europe

Cannabis has long been trending as a global product, providing regional players opportunities to reach outside their home countries and...
Ukraine Makes ‘Historic Decision’ to Legalise Medical Cannabis Read more

Ukraine Makes ‘Historic Decision’ to Legalise Medical Cannabis

“Ukraine is headed towards cannabis legalisation which will align themselves next to German cannabis reform. As pivotal as Ukraine is...
Ukraine Lawmakers Vote to Legalize Medical Marijuana Read more

Ukraine Lawmakers Vote to Legalize Medical Marijuana

Ukraine’s parliament voted today to legalize medical marijuana. This vote comes after the war with Russia left thousands of people...
Ukraine Lawmakers Vote To Legalize Medical Cannabis Read more

Ukraine Lawmakers Vote To Legalize Medical Cannabis

“Ukraine legalizing cannabis should be a signal to all countries that prohibit medicinal cannabis, that there are much worst things...
The Future of European Medical Cannabis Dispensaries Read more

The Future of European Medical Cannabis Dispensaries

As Switzerland opens up its first cannabis dispensary, cannabis pharmacies in the European Union need to pay attention and look...
3 main contributors to the entourage effect for cannabis consumers to consider Read more

3 main contributors to the entourage effect for cannabis consumers to consider

There is much talk surrounding the “entourage effect” in the cannabis world. The entourage effect is the proposed idea that...
Q3 2023 European And US Cannabis Update Read more

Q3 2023 European And US Cannabis Update

In the new edition of the “Q3 2023 European And US Cannabis Update,” SOMAÍ Pharmaceuticals Founder and CEO Michael Sassano...
Four things to know for properly dosing oral cannabis formulations Read more

Four things to know for properly dosing oral cannabis formulations

As oral cannabis solutions become more popular, Michael Sassano CEO and founder of SOMAÍ Pharmaceuticals, explains how to get the...
The Advantages of Ethanol Extraction Read more

The Advantages of Ethanol Extraction

Extraction technology is constantly evolving each year, which helps drive down associated costs, increase output volumes, and improve product quality....
Why white-labelled EU cannabis brands will fail Read more

Why white-labelled EU cannabis brands will fail

The European Union and global markets have invited the next cannabis disaster by disguising asset-poor brands as distributors and clinics....
SOMAÍ Pharmaceuticals Makes ‘Significant Step Towards Revenue Generation’ As Portuguese Market Heats Up Read more

SOMAÍ Pharmaceuticals Makes ‘Significant Step Towards Revenue Generation’ As Portuguese Market Heats Up

Last month, Portugal’s government announced plans to establish a working group to explore the regulation of adult-use cannabis, with a...
SOMAÍ Pharmaceuticals: recent developments in the eyes of Michael Sassano Read more

SOMAÍ Pharmaceuticals: recent developments in the eyes of Michael Sassano

SOMAÍ Pharmaceuticals is a large-scale manufacturer of cannabis products, focusing on the highest quality medical-grade uses. They separate and purify...
Crude FECO Vs Distillate Extracts: What Do Consumers Really Prefer? Read more

Crude FECO Vs Distillate Extracts: What Do Consumers Really Prefer?

Last week, Germany took the first step towards wholesale cannabis legalisation after the federal cabinet waved through the long-awaited draft...
Australian medical cannabis prioritises growing patient access Read more

Australian medical cannabis prioritises growing patient access

The Australian cannabis market is one of the largest, fastest-growing and most robust medical industries outside North America. Australia’s market...
How cannabis could help manage the unmet need in endometriosis Read more

How cannabis could help manage the unmet need in endometriosis

Endometriosis is a chronic inflammatory disorder that affects 10% of all women between the ages of 12 and 80 years...
What is Next After the German House Passes Cannabis Reform? Read more

What is Next After the German House Passes Cannabis Reform?

Last week, Germany took the first step towards wholesale cannabis legalisation after the federal cabinet waved through the long-awaited draft...
Europe’s current and future cannabis distribution models Read more

Europe’s current and future cannabis distribution models

Cannabis distribution companies in Germany and England received much attention and funding in early 2022. The growing revenue led investors to...
What are the barriers facing Spanish medical cannabis access? Read more

What are the barriers facing Spanish medical cannabis access?

Following another recent disappointment for Spanish patients, Michael Sassano, CEO and founder of SOMAÍ Pharmaceuticals explores the barriers preventing the...
From investor to innovator: Michael Sassano’s journey with SOMAÍ Pharmaceuticals Read more

From investor to innovator: Michael Sassano’s journey with SOMAÍ Pharmaceuticals

In a recent chat with Michael Sassano, the CEO of SOMAÍ Pharmaceuticals, we delved into the intricacies of the cannabis...
Albania Officially Green Lights Medical and Industrial Cannabis Cultivation Read more

Albania Officially Green Lights Medical and Industrial Cannabis Cultivation

Albania has become the latest European country to officially legalise the ‘cultivation and processing of the cannabis plant and the...
European Cannabis Q2 2023 Quarterly Update Read more

European Cannabis Q2 2023 Quarterly Update

Country access schemes were simmering in the EU. Pressure continues to build from patients and advocates to increase access to...
WHAT IS THE CANNABIS EDGE IN GERMANY, AUSTRALIA, AND THE UK Read more

WHAT IS THE CANNABIS EDGE IN GERMANY, AUSTRALIA, AND THE UK

Increasingly, global cannabis markets are moving toward regulated operations and have much to teach each other. Regulators around the world...
Who Was The Winner With German Recreational Light? Pharmaceutical Cannabis Read more

Who Was The Winner With German Recreational Light? Pharmaceutical Cannabis

Germany has finally come out with their proposed regulation, and the clear winner is pharmaceutical EU-GMP cultivators and manufacturers. April...
GMP# 18: Sales Planning for Pharmaceutical GMP Facilities Read more

GMP# 18: Sales Planning for Pharmaceutical GMP Facilities

All startups, including new pharmaceutical manufacturing facilities, need to grapple with the complexities of launching. Pharmaceutical products are a considerable...
Michael Sassano & Antonio Guedelha: GMP# 17: GMP Market Forecasting and Budget Management Read more

Michael Sassano & Antonio Guedelha: GMP# 17: GMP Market Forecasting and Budget Management

Cannabis Law Journal The process of forecasting is complex when you want to bring a new medicine to market. GMP...
Why North American medical cannabis can’t compete globally Read more

Why North American medical cannabis can’t compete globally

KevinMD The United States and Canada started a movement that began as medical cannabis and quickly exploded into adult-use cannabis...
European Cannabis Q4 2022 Quarterly Update Read more

European Cannabis Q4 2022 Quarterly Update

TalkMarkets If the third quarter was painfully slow, the fourth quarter of 2022 was absolute torture for cannabis markets in...
Medicinal cannabis: Why more clinical trials and better access is needed Read more

Medicinal cannabis: Why more clinical trials and better access is needed

Drug Discovery World Michael Sassano, CEO at SOMAÍ Pharmaceuticals looks at what’s needed throughout Europe to help increase access to...
Interview with Michael Sassano Read more

Interview with Michael Sassano

Idea Wins Michael Sassano is one of the most respected executives in the pharmaceutical cannabis space today. He was an...
What start-ups can learn from highly regulated industries Read more

What start-ups can learn from highly regulated industries

Startup Observer Start-ups operating in highly-regulated sectors, like the world of pharmaceuticals, have to navigate many more obstacles compared to...
Europe’s booming cannabis industry Read more

Europe’s booming cannabis industry

European Pharmaceutical Manufacturer Michael Sassano, founder, CEO and chairman of the board, Somai Pharmaceuticals, discusses the European medical cannabis sector,...
A Very Unhappy Christmas Read more

A Very Unhappy Christmas

Technical420 All through the house, not a creature was stirring—not even a Congressperson as time ran out to advance cannabis...
High prices, beating the black market, lack of education: “The European cannabis market has a long way to go” Read more

High prices, beating the black market, lack of education: “The European cannabis market has a long way to go”

MMJ Daily “A major benefit is that the European industry can learn from the work that has already been done...
Michael Sassano & Antonio Guedelha: GMP # 16 – Waste Reduction Management in Good Manufacturing Practice Read more

Michael Sassano & Antonio Guedelha: GMP # 16 – Waste Reduction Management in Good Manufacturing Practice

Cannabis Law Report The pharmaceutical manufacturing industry is one of the largest waste producers in the world. In the past,...
International Cannabis Reform Ramps Up in Europe, South America Read more

International Cannabis Reform Ramps Up in Europe, South America

The Fresh Toast The majority of the world appears to be moving towards some form of cannabis regulation, with an...
An entrepreneur’s guide to the recreational cannabis market in Europe Read more

An entrepreneur’s guide to the recreational cannabis market in Europe

Cannabis Wealth Michael Sassano, CEO of Somai Pharmaceuticals reflects on Q3 2022.
Michael Sassano & Antonio Guedelha: GMP #15 – Quality Control Laboratory Optimization in GMP Read more

Michael Sassano & Antonio Guedelha: GMP #15 – Quality Control Laboratory Optimization in GMP

Cannabis Law Report The management of a Pharmaceutical Quality Control Laboratory is a complex task that contributes to monitoring and...
The Right Way to Start A European Cannabis Business Read more

The Right Way to Start A European Cannabis Business

Benzinga As the cannabis wave envelopes Europe, so too are entrepreneurs rushing to capitalize on the next biggest market in...
International Cannabis Reform Ramps Up in Europe, South America Read more

International Cannabis Reform Ramps Up in Europe, South America

Green Market Report Many countries waiting to see how efforts unfold elsewhere. Global cannabis reform is gaining momentum. What started...
Michael Sassano & Antonio Guedelha: GMP #14 Client Management in GMP Read more

Michael Sassano & Antonio Guedelha: GMP #14 Client Management in GMP

Cannabis Law Report Pharmaceutical cannabis companies with industrial manufacturing facilities operate in a global market and can cater to a...
7 Ways to Increase Terpene Levels in Cannabis Read more

7 Ways to Increase Terpene Levels in Cannabis

Leaf Retailer Terpenes are yet another compound found in the cannabis plant that greatly impact how certain strains taste and...
Germany’s Move To Legalize Marijuana Will Spark A Wildfire In Europe, Says This Cannabis CEO Read more

Germany’s Move To Legalize Marijuana Will Spark A Wildfire In Europe, Says This Cannabis CEO

The Fresh Toast “Germany has long been the leader in medical cannabis reform and all the other countries in EU...
Germany’s Move to Legalize Marijuana Will Spark a Wildfire In Europe: Mike Sassano Read more

Germany’s Move to Legalize Marijuana Will Spark a Wildfire In Europe: Mike Sassano

My Cannabis According to Mike Sassano, CEO of Somai Pharmaceutical, this move is likely to spark a wildfire across Europe....
Germany recreational cannabis winners and losers Read more

Germany recreational cannabis winners and losers

Cannabis Wealth Michael Sassano, CEO of SOMAÍ Pharmaceuticals Unipessoal LDA, shares his thoughts on recreational cannabis reform in Germany. Leaks...
European Cannabis Q3 2022 Quarterly Update Read more

European Cannabis Q3 2022 Quarterly Update

Talk Markets The third quarter for European cannabis was painfully slow and uneventful. What started as an exciting, promising year...
Is It Really Hard To Start A Business When You’re Over 50? Read more

Is It Really Hard To Start A Business When You’re Over 50?

Forbes You’d be amazed how many people want to be entrepreneurs. You’d be even more amazed to learn this enthusiasm...
Do Any States Face The Risk Of A Dominant Cannabis Market Operator? Read more

Do Any States Face The Risk Of A Dominant Cannabis Market Operator?

Benzinga Is the American cannabis sector facing the prospect of just a few players dominating the market? While worries abound...
Michael Sassano Exclusive Interview With TheCelebrity.Online Read more

Michael Sassano Exclusive Interview With TheCelebrity.Online

TheCelebrity.Online Michael Sassano is the founder, chairman and CEO of Somai Pharmaceuticals. Michael Sassano is also an invester and expert...
Cannabis Crossing Borders: Global Flower Trade in 2022 Read more

Cannabis Crossing Borders: Global Flower Trade in 2022

Ganjapreneur In less than a decade, the cannabis industry has gone from seeing a worldwide blanket prohibition of the plant...
Schumer is still committed to cannabis banking reform Read more

Schumer is still committed to cannabis banking reform

Business of Cannabis The House sponsor of the Secure and Fair Enforcement (SAFE) Banking Act, Rep. Ed Perlmutter, says he...
Germany’s Adult Use Cannabis Laws Steeped In Optimism And Uncertainty At The Moment Read more

Germany’s Adult Use Cannabis Laws Steeped In Optimism And Uncertainty At The Moment

Benzinga Impact of Possible German Cannabis Legalization If Germany legalizes adult use, a wave of benefits could come to the...
Inside Europe’s largest cannabis manufacturing facility Read more

Inside Europe’s largest cannabis manufacturing facility

Sifted Walking around Europe’s largest cannabis manufacturing facility, it quickly becomes obvious that I’m in the hands of a veteran....
Making the Best Concentrates For a Global Market Read more

Making the Best Concentrates For a Global Market

Maximum Yield Article by Anthony Demeo and Michael Sassano The global market is waking up to quality concentrates and extracts,...
Michael Sassano & Antonio Guedelha: GMP #13: Preventive Maintenance in GMP Read more

Michael Sassano & Antonio Guedelha: GMP #13: Preventive Maintenance in GMP

Cannabis Law Journal Consistent and reliable pharmaceutical manufacturing depends on many factors, but a critical one is the process equipment....
With Extracts Expected To Achieve A ‘50% Share Of The EU Cannabis Market’ In The Next Few Years, Who Is Currently Leading The Field? Read more

With Extracts Expected To Achieve A ‘50% Share Of The EU Cannabis Market’ In The Next Few Years, Who Is Currently Leading The Field?

BusinessCann Michael Sassano, CEO of international cannabis manufacturer Somai Pharmaceuticals, explores the state of cannabis extract manufacturing in Europe and...
The Case for THCA and Other Minor Cannabinoids Read more

The Case for THCA and Other Minor Cannabinoids

Cannabis Science and Technology In this article, Somai's R&D Director, Anthony DeMeo, examines why we should be studying cannabinoids beyond...
Michael Sassano & Antonio Guedelha: GMP #12: Optimizing Pharmaceutical Good Manufacturing Processes Read more

Michael Sassano & Antonio Guedelha: GMP #12: Optimizing Pharmaceutical Good Manufacturing Processes

Cannabis Law Report Manufacturing process optimization aims to increase productivity, decrease operational costs, and make the manufacturing process more robust...
SOMAÍ PHARMACEUTICALS – MEDICAL CANNABIS PRODUCTS MANUFACTURING FACILITY Read more

SOMAÍ PHARMACEUTICALS – MEDICAL CANNABIS PRODUCTS MANUFACTURING FACILITY

Anteprojectos Como primeiro investimento da SOMAÍ em Portugal, foi apresentado um edifício com licença de armazém, com a pretensão de...
The Israeli Cannabis Market Is Growing Faster than People Realize Read more

The Israeli Cannabis Market Is Growing Faster than People Realize

Technical420 I recently had a chance to visit Israel and learn about the Israeli cannabis market from the best growers...
European Cannabis Regulators Ease Restrictions in Preparation of EU Green Wave Read more

European Cannabis Regulators Ease Restrictions in Preparation of EU Green Wave

Cannabis Business Times Changing laws and regulations in countries such as Germany, Switzerland and Spain indicate increased cannabis access for...
Vertical Integration: Cannabis Experts Discuss Its Various Pros And Cons Read more

Vertical Integration: Cannabis Experts Discuss Its Various Pros And Cons

Benzinga Vertical integration in the cannabis industry is one of the most debated topics of the day across the sector....
Disposable Vapes Are An Environmental Concern But Producers Won’t Stop Making ’til You Stop Buying Read more

Disposable Vapes Are An Environmental Concern But Producers Won’t Stop Making ’til You Stop Buying

Benzinga Annual cannabis vape sales continue to grow across many major markets–fueling demand and a growing eco-footprint. Rising consumer demand...
European Cannabis Q2 2022 Quarterly Update Read more

European Cannabis Q2 2022 Quarterly Update

The second quarter in Europe far outpaced the first quarter in market movements regarding legislative country news and Merger &...
SAFE Banking Act Dropped From China Competition Bill Read more

SAFE Banking Act Dropped From China Competition Bill

High Times A bill to allow financial services to businesses in the legal cannabis industry was dropped from a China...
Switzerland Removes Medical Marijuana Access Limitations As Demand Rises Read more

Switzerland Removes Medical Marijuana Access Limitations As Demand Rises

Benzinga The Swiss government confirmed that it will remove limitations on medical marijuana use, starting August 1st, 2022. Medical marijuana...
Switzerland set to lift medical cannabis restrictions Read more

Switzerland set to lift medical cannabis restrictions

Leafie The Swiss government announced today that it will lift restrictions on cannabis for medical use from August 1st 2022....
Cannabis Insiders Split On Market Impact Of Inflation Read more

Cannabis Insiders Split On Market Impact Of Inflation

Benzinga In the days leading up to the recent bear market entry, cannabis insiders provided Benzinga with varied opinions regarding...
Thailand removes cannabis from narcotics list, decriminalises growing plants at home Read more

Thailand removes cannabis from narcotics list, decriminalises growing plants at home

ABC NEWS Thailand has become the first country in Asia to take marijuana off its list of banned substances and...
Germany’s legalisation push has lit up the European cannabis market Read more

Germany’s legalisation push has lit up the European cannabis market

Cannabis Wealth Mike Sassano, CEO of European cannabis manufacturer Somai Pharmaceuticals, offers his perspective on Germany’s accelerated plans for adult-use...
Michael Sassano & Antonio Guedelha: GMP #11: Stock Management in GMP Manufacturing Read more

Michael Sassano & Antonio Guedelha: GMP #11: Stock Management in GMP Manufacturing

Cannabis Law Report In Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) facilities, managing your stock is critical for Quality Assurance (QA). Your QA...
“Positive shock waves”: Germany accelerates process for cannabis legalisation Read more

“Positive shock waves”: Germany accelerates process for cannabis legalisation

Cannabis Wealth Germany’s health minister Karl Lauterbach – who until last year was opposed to cannabis legalisation – said Germany’s...
Michael Sassano & Antonio Guedelha: GMP Article 10: Production Cost Calculation Systems in GMP Read more

Michael Sassano & Antonio Guedelha: GMP Article 10: Production Cost Calculation Systems in GMP

Cannabis Law Journal When you look to the future of your company’s life cycle, financial health in planning your exact...
MGC Pharma, Cansativa Group & Somai Pharmaceuticals announced among Cannabis Europa sponsors Read more

MGC Pharma, Cansativa Group & Somai Pharmaceuticals announced among Cannabis Europa sponsors

Pressat As cannabis makes its way into the mainstream across Europe, the continent's premium B2B cannabis industry conference - Cannabis...
European Cannabis Q1 2022 Quarterly Update Read more

European Cannabis Q1 2022 Quarterly Update

Talk Markets 2022 started with an incredible amount of progress and hope with European cannabis fast becoming a hot emerging...
How to Invest in Marijuana Read more

How to Invest in Marijuana

U.S. News Both strides and setbacks have punctuated the quest for federal legalization of cannabis in the U.S. So far,...
Michael Sassano: GMP Article No 9: Bringing New Products to GMP Facility Read more

Michael Sassano: GMP Article No 9: Bringing New Products to GMP Facility

Cannabis Law Journal Now that your GMP facility has been opened, it’s time to add some new products to your...
The European Cannabis Report: 7th Edition | Expert Opinions: Michael Sassano (page 34) Read more

The European Cannabis Report: 7th Edition | Expert Opinions: Michael Sassano (page 34)

Prohibition Partners What is SOMAÍ Pharmaceuticals? SOMAÍ Pharmaceuticals Ltd is a European pharmaceutical and biotech company with a manufacturing centre...
3 Reasons Cannabis Sin Stocks Stay Strong in Volatile Markets Read more

3 Reasons Cannabis Sin Stocks Stay Strong in Volatile Markets

Technical 420 As global stress and market uncertainties remain high during the Russian invasion of Ukraine, investors looking for stability...
Inflation: is it affecting the cannabis market? Read more

Inflation: is it affecting the cannabis market?

Cannabis Wealth Inflation is at a record high, but cannabis prices are continuing to fall. Could cannabis be inflation-proof or...
The case for improving absorption for cannabinoids using ethosomes Read more

The case for improving absorption for cannabinoids using ethosomes

Drug Target Review Michael Sassano and Anthony DeMeo from Somai Pharmaceuticals discuss using ethosomes as an improved method to deliver...
Opinion: 2022 could be the year for pharmaceutical marijuana Read more

Opinion: 2022 could be the year for pharmaceutical marijuana

MJBizDaily Last year proved to be an interesting one for the entire cannabis industry. In particular, the emergence of large...
Innovations in Dosing Technologies: Getting an Accurate Hit, Every Time Read more

Innovations in Dosing Technologies: Getting an Accurate Hit, Every Time

Cannabis Industry Journal The cannabis industry has a wealth of creative talent. With the market beginning to tear away from...
Safety and Culture at Forefront of Cannabis Social Club vs. Dispensary Debate Read more

Safety and Culture at Forefront of Cannabis Social Club vs. Dispensary Debate

Cannabis Business Times As the legalization of adult-use cannabis sweeps Europe, stakeholders and emerging investors on both sides of the...
Synthetic Cannabinoids versus Plant-Derived Products Read more

Synthetic Cannabinoids versus Plant-Derived Products

Terpenes and Testing Magazine Crafting synthetic, semi-synthetic, and isomerization of cannabinoids is old hat for chemists. Natural cannabinoids are derived...
How Germany Can Enter The Adult-Use Cannabis Market Successfully Read more

How Germany Can Enter The Adult-Use Cannabis Market Successfully

The Fresh Toast Germany Recreational Cannabis is Close. The new German coalition has indicated one of its many priorities is...
How Germany Can Enter The Adult-Use Cannabis Market Successfully Read more

How Germany Can Enter The Adult-Use Cannabis Market Successfully

Benzinga Germany Recreational Cannabis is Close. The new German coalition has indicated one of its many priorities is the legalization...
Portugal Is Highly Likely To Legalize Recreational Cannabis Read more

Portugal Is Highly Likely To Legalize Recreational Cannabis

Benzinga Portugal has long been ahead of other European countries in its understanding and stance on drug reform, so it...
Michael Sassano – Somai Pharmaceuticals – Conforming to the Highest Pharmaceutical Standards Read more

Michael Sassano – Somai Pharmaceuticals – Conforming to the Highest Pharmaceutical Standards

Valiant CEO Michael Sassano is well known as one of the original investors in the cannabis industry. He is celebrated...
Uber Eats to Offer “Baked Goods” with Canadian Cannabis Partnership Read more

Uber Eats to Offer “Baked Goods” with Canadian Cannabis Partnership

Marketscale “Every move that standardizes cannabis into the distribution and sales is a step to combatting the black market. Not...
Which Countries Will Likely Legalize Cannabis In 2022 And Why Isn’t The US Among Them? Read more

Which Countries Will Likely Legalize Cannabis In 2022 And Why Isn’t The US Among Them?

Benzinga Cannabis reform is heating up across the nation. With it comes a booming multinational market, including a projected $102...
Michael Sassano, Renowned Pharmaceutical Expert, and Founder and CEO of Somai Pharmaceuticals LTD Zoom Interviewed Read more

Michael Sassano, Renowned Pharmaceutical Expert, and Founder and CEO of Somai Pharmaceuticals LTD Zoom Interviewed

EIN Presswire Michael Sassano, Renowned Pharmaceutical Expert, Founder & CEO of Somai Pharmaceuticals LTD Zoom Interviewed for The DotCom Magazine
How SOMAÍ is Bringing ‘Peak Efficiency’ and ‘Peak Profitability’ to the European Cannabis Market Read more

How SOMAÍ is Bringing ‘Peak Efficiency’ and ‘Peak Profitability’ to the European Cannabis Market

Cannabis Europa Michael Sassano has been involved in everything from real estate to banking and cutting-edge tech investment. But he...
Cannabis Investment: 7 Best Marijuana Stocks to Buy for 2022 Read more

Cannabis Investment: 7 Best Marijuana Stocks to Buy for 2022

WTOP (Washington DC News) These seven marijuana stocks are on sale. Investors had high hopes for the legal marijuana industry...
Michael Sassano: GMP Series #8: Manufacturing Startup Read more

Michael Sassano: GMP Series #8: Manufacturing Startup

Cannabis Law Journal Your journey maneuvering through the start-up phase of Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) will finish with certification of...
Few Medical Cannabis Licenses in Portugal Have Been Awarded Read more

Few Medical Cannabis Licenses in Portugal Have Been Awarded

High times Infarmed approves only 19 of the 114 applications for medical cannabis cultivation in Portugal. Ever since Tilray decamped...
Cannabis Co. Receives $3M ‘Innovative Products’ Grant From Government, EU In Portugal Read more

Cannabis Co. Receives $3M ‘Innovative Products’ Grant From Government, EU In Portugal

Benzinga SOMAÍ Pharmaceuticals Unipessoal LDA, or SOMAÍ, recently received an “innovative products” grant of 2.7 million euros ($3.07 million). Provided...
SOMAÍ Pharmaceuticals awarded €2.7M in funding from Portugal 2020 Grant Read more

SOMAÍ Pharmaceuticals awarded €2.7M in funding from Portugal 2020 Grant

BusinessCann SOMAÍ Pharmaceuticals Unipessoal LDA has received an innovative products grant of 2.7 million euros by the Portugal 2020 committee....
EU: Cannabis company receives €2.7 million grant Read more

EU: Cannabis company receives €2.7 million grant

MMJ Daily Somaí Pharmaceuticals has received a €2.7 million grant from the Portugal 2020 committee.
SOMAÍ Pharmaceuticals Erhält Im Rahmen Von Portugal 2020 Fördermittel In Höhe Von 2,7 Mio. Euro Read more

SOMAÍ Pharmaceuticals Erhält Im Rahmen Von Portugal 2020 Fördermittel In Höhe Von 2,7 Mio. Euro

TechiLive LISSABON, Portugal, Nov. 10, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — SOMAÍ Pharmaceuticals Unipessoal LDA hat vom Portugal 2020-Komitee Fördermittel für innovative...
SOMAÍ Pharmaceuticals bénéficie d’un financement de 2,7 millions d’euros de Portugal 2020 Read more

SOMAÍ Pharmaceuticals bénéficie d’un financement de 2,7 millions d’euros de Portugal 2020

News Bit LISBONNE, Portugal, 10 nov. 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — SOMAÍ Pharmaceuticals Unipessoal LDA a reçu une subvention pour produits...
Somai Pharmaceuticals: SOMAÍ Pharmaceuticals erhält im Rahmen von Portugal 2020 Fördermittel in Höhe von 2,7 Mio. Euro Read more

Somai Pharmaceuticals: SOMAÍ Pharmaceuticals erhält im Rahmen von Portugal 2020 Fördermittel in Höhe von 2,7 Mio. Euro

Finanz Nachrichten LISSABON, Portugal, Nov. 10, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- SOMAÍ Pharmaceuticals Unipessoal LDA hat vom Portugal 2020-Komitee Fördermittel für...
SOMAÍ Pharmaceuticals awarded €2.7M in funding from Portugal 2020 Grant Read more

SOMAÍ Pharmaceuticals awarded €2.7M in funding from Portugal 2020 Grant

Yahoo Finance LISBON, Portugal, Nov. 10, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- SOMAÍ Pharmaceuticals Unipessoal LDA has received an innovative products grant...
SOMAÍ Pharmaceuticals awarded €2.7M in funding from Portugal 2020 Grant Read more

SOMAÍ Pharmaceuticals awarded €2.7M in funding from Portugal 2020 Grant

AP News LISBON, Portugal, Nov. 10, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- SOMAÍ Pharmaceuticals Unipessoal LDA has received an innovative products grant...
SOMAÍ Pharmaceuticals awarded €2.7M in funding from Portugal 2020 Grant Read more

SOMAÍ Pharmaceuticals awarded €2.7M in funding from Portugal 2020 Grant

Opera News LISBON, Portugal, Nov. 10, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- SOMAÍ Pharmaceuticals Unipessoal LDA has received an innovative products grant...
SOMAÍ Pharmaceuticals awarded €2.7M in funding from Portugal 2020 Grant Read more

SOMAÍ Pharmaceuticals awarded €2.7M in funding from Portugal 2020 Grant

Profiles in Legalization LISBON, Portugal — SOMAÍ Pharmaceuticals Unipessoal LDA has received an innovative products grant of 2.7 million euros...
SOMAÍ Pharmaceuticals bénéficie d’un financement de 2,7 millions d’euros de Portugal 2020 Read more

SOMAÍ Pharmaceuticals bénéficie d’un financement de 2,7 millions d’euros de Portugal 2020

La Bourse Et La Vie LISBONNE, Portugal, 10 nov. 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — SOMAÍ Pharmaceuticals Unipessoal LDA a reçu une...
Somai: The Global Story of Cannabis Read more

Somai: The Global Story of Cannabis

Startup Thread I recently spoke with Michael Sassano, founder of SOMAÍ Pharmaceuticals, an international company focused on the extraction of...
These Are The Cannabis Industry’s Biggest Tricks and Treats So Far Read more

These Are The Cannabis Industry’s Biggest Tricks and Treats So Far

Benzinga Halloween is almost here. As costumed revelers prepare for a weekend of celebrations, the cannabis industry readies for the...
Michael Sassano: GMP Series #7: Personnel Recruitment Read more

Michael Sassano: GMP Series #7: Personnel Recruitment

Cannabis Law Journal No matter what you build or which equipment you purchase, your business cannot be successful without hiring...
Michael Sassano: GMP Series Part 6 – Quality Assurance Implementation Read more

Michael Sassano: GMP Series Part 6 – Quality Assurance Implementation

Cannabis Law Journal The difference between Quality Control (QC) and Quality Assurance (QA) is not always clear. Quality Control refers...
Why Germany is Not the Future Leader of European Cannabis Read more

Why Germany is Not the Future Leader of European Cannabis

Technical420 For the last several years, all I have heard about from EU cannabis producers, growers and investors is “GERMANY,...
Michael Sassano CEO and Chairman Somai Pharmaceuticals: GMP Series #5: ERP Implementations Read more

Michael Sassano CEO and Chairman Somai Pharmaceuticals: GMP Series #5: ERP Implementations

Cannabis Law Report When tackling your computer systems, software, and quality control processes, keep in mind that there are many...
The Advantages of Ethanol Extraction Read more

The Advantages of Ethanol Extraction

Extraction Magazine Extraction technology is constantly evolving each year, which helps drive down associated costs, increase output volumes, and improve...
Does Big Business Provide A Better Look Into Cannabis Reform Than Capitol Hill? Read more

Does Big Business Provide A Better Look Into Cannabis Reform Than Capitol Hill?

Business Insider Operators in various sectors of cannabis feel that the industry provides a better insight into regulatory needs and...
Does Big Business Provide A Better Look Into Cannabis Reform Than Capitol Hill? Read more

Does Big Business Provide A Better Look Into Cannabis Reform Than Capitol Hill?

The Fresh Toast Operators in various sectors of cannabis feel that the industry provides a better insight into regulatory needs...
Does Big Business Provide A Better Look Into Cannabis Reform Than Capitol Hill? Operators Believe So. Read more

Does Big Business Provide A Better Look Into Cannabis Reform Than Capitol Hill? Operators Believe So.

Benzinga Cannabis operators and executives tell Benzinga that the movement of private and public companies may serve as a better...
Cannabis Stocks Next Big Wave Is Coming Late August Read more

Cannabis Stocks Next Big Wave Is Coming Late August

Benzinga Multi-State Operators (MSOs) in the United States are primed for the next big stock amp-up, which could see at...
Michael Sassano and Antonio Guedelha: GMP Series Part 4: Laboratory Set-Up Read more

Michael Sassano and Antonio Guedelha: GMP Series Part 4: Laboratory Set-Up

Cannabis Law Report The laboratory is both one of the most active and one of the most critical rooms in...
GMP Series Part 3: Process Equipment Procurement  Read more

GMP Series Part 3: Process Equipment Procurement 

Cannabis Law Report In the next installment of the Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) Series, we will be exploring process equipment...
Could Drug Store Giants Eventually Sell THC? It’s Possible, But Many Hurdles Remain Read more

Could Drug Store Giants Eventually Sell THC? It’s Possible, But Many Hurdles Remain

Benzinga Drug store giants are already establishing themselves in the CBD market. Major players, including Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc
European Cannabis is Starting to Look Like the US Market 10 Years Ago Read more

European Cannabis is Starting to Look Like the US Market 10 Years Ago

Cannabis Industry Journal As the cannabis industry — now estimated to be worth more than USD 200 billion — continues...
Expert Interview: Michael Sassano, CEO Somai Pharmaceuticals Read more

Expert Interview: Michael Sassano, CEO Somai Pharmaceuticals

Prohibition Partners Who are SOMAÍ Pharmaceuticals? SOMAÍ Pharmaceuticals is an international company focused on creating unique cannabis formulations for the...
Beyond CBD, THC: ‘Minor’ Cannabinoids Flood Market — Lack of data is concerning, even for practitioners who believe in medical cannabis Read more

Beyond CBD, THC: ‘Minor’ Cannabinoids Flood Market — Lack of data is concerning, even for practitioners who believe in medical cannabis

MedPage Today On the heels of the cannabidiol (CBD) craze come three other cannabinoids touted as potential treatments for various...
Why GMP is the Future of Quality Control for the Global Industry Read more

Why GMP is the Future of Quality Control for the Global Industry

Cannabis Business Executive Good Manufacturing Practices, or GMP, are a systematic way of ensuring that products — from food to...
SOMAÍ Pharmaceuticals Bringing The Future Of European Cannabis Market Read more

SOMAÍ Pharmaceuticals Bringing The Future Of European Cannabis Market

Benzinga When the COVID-19 pandemic hit the world by surprise last year, cannabis businesses around the world faced the uncertainty...
SOMAÍ Pharmaceuticals Bringing The Future Of European Cannabis Market Read more

SOMAÍ Pharmaceuticals Bringing The Future Of European Cannabis Market

Yahoo Finance When the COVID-19 pandemic hit the world by surprise last year, cannabis businesses around the world faced the...
Morocco: Cannabis Legislation but the Devil in the Details Read more

Morocco: Cannabis Legislation but the Devil in the Details

Fanack Morocco approved in March 2021 a law that will see a legal cannabis industry emerge in one of the...
Low-Cost Pot Stocks To Consider, According To SOMAÍ Pharmaceuticals CEO Mike Sassano Read more

Low-Cost Pot Stocks To Consider, According To SOMAÍ Pharmaceuticals CEO Mike Sassano

Benzinga SOMAÍ Pharmaceuticals Ltd. co-founder and CEO Michael Sassano recently spoke to Benzinga about a particular value buy that's piqued...
Cannabis Revival and Year of the SPAC’s: What’s To Be Expected the Rest of 2021? Read more

Cannabis Revival and Year of the SPAC’s: What’s To Be Expected the Rest of 2021?

Cannabis Industry Journal The unusual nature of 2020 gave rise to a reciprocally roller-coaster-like cannabis market. Cannabis was cemented officially...
SPAC Mania: The Biggest Cannabis Boom Is Yet To Come Read more

SPAC Mania: The Biggest Cannabis Boom Is Yet To Come

Cannabis Business Executive If you’re reading this you undoubtedly know that special purpose acquisition companies (SPACs) are all the rage....
GMP Series Part 2: Building and Design – Authored By:  Michael Sassano and Antonio Guedelha Read more

GMP Series Part 2: Building and Design – Authored By:  Michael Sassano and Antonio Guedelha

Cannabis Law Report In the quest to become GMP compliant, design and flow of your manufacturing facility are critical. Mistakes...
Navigating Regulatory Hurdles in Specific Countries Read more

Navigating Regulatory Hurdles in Specific Countries

Cannabis Business Executive Despite Europe’s unification, each country is still making their own rules on providing access to medical cannabis...
Cannabiz: How to Invest in This Growing Industry Read more

Cannabiz: How to Invest in This Growing Industry

Ticker Tape Early February marked a big step for the cannabis industry with the announcement that Jazz Pharmaceuticals (JAZZ) will...
GMP & Compliance: GMP SERIES #1: “Starting Your GMP Approval Process for Cannabis Correctly” Read more

GMP & Compliance: GMP SERIES #1: “Starting Your GMP Approval Process for Cannabis Correctly”

Cannabis Law Report The path to facility and product approval in cannabis is a long road that requires attention to...
PREDICTIONS | Want to know the future? There are two ways: a crystal ball or really smart people (pages 74-75) Read more

PREDICTIONS | Want to know the future? There are two ways: a crystal ball or really smart people (pages 74-75)

B2B Wholesaler Magazine Mike Sassano, CEO and Chairman of Somai Pharmaceutical: “2021 is shaping up to be the most explosive...
Ingenious Cannabis Entrepreneurs to watch in 2021 Read more

Ingenious Cannabis Entrepreneurs to watch in 2021

IdeaMensch There is way more to cannabis than getting “high.” The United States alone has grossed a total between $71.4B-$87.5B...
These Are The Top European Cannabis Companies Read more

These Are The Top European Cannabis Companies

CBDevious The legality of cannabis for medical and recreational use varies by country, in terms of its possession, distribution, and...
9 Things to Consider When Raising Capital for Startups in Europe Read more

9 Things to Consider When Raising Capital for Startups in Europe

Cannabis Business Executive Since my first job on Wall Street at Lehman Brothers, I was taught to raise money. And...
Tantalizing Terpenes Boost Cannabinoid Blends For The European Market (pages 20-21) Read more

Tantalizing Terpenes Boost Cannabinoid Blends For The European Market (pages 20-21)

CBD Health & Wellness Magazine The recent election in the US brought sweeping changes to the cannabis industry in just...
UK to see largest medical cannabis market growth in Europe 2020 to 2025 Read more

UK to see largest medical cannabis market growth in Europe 2020 to 2025

Yahoo Finance UK Britain is set to see the greatest cannabis medical market growth rate in Europe between 2020-2025. According...
Desert Oasis | Solaris Farms is capitalizing on a prime location and plenty of Nevada sunshine (page 58-61 November issue) Read more

Desert Oasis | Solaris Farms is capitalizing on a prime location and plenty of Nevada sunshine (page 58-61 November issue)

MARIJUANA VENTURE MAGAZINE: Michael Sassano took everything he learned from developing real estate and put it into growing plants in...
‘The sweet spot for cannabis business opportunities is somewhere between medical and recreational’ – experts explain how to find it Read more

‘The sweet spot for cannabis business opportunities is somewhere between medical and recreational’ – experts explain how to find it

Business Insider Mike Sassano, the founder of Nevada cultivation brand Solaris Farms, explained that many customers consume marijuana for medical...
Cannabis Top 20: North America’s Largest Commercial Grows  Read more

Cannabis Top 20: North America’s Largest Commercial Grows 

Greenhouse grower As the cannabis industry continues its evolution, North America-based growing operations are scaling up across multiple states, and...
Real Deals – Michael Sassano Read more

Real Deals – Michael Sassano

Marijuana Business Magazine Now that the economic situation doesn't support unbridled growth in the industry, more cannabis companies might consider...
Best practices for securing your cannabis grow operations and supply chains Read more

Best practices for securing your cannabis grow operations and supply chains

Security Infowatch The cannabis industry comes with its own set of inherent security risks, especially in vertically integrated grow operations....
Cannabis Terpenes: What Growers Need to Know Read more

Cannabis Terpenes: What Growers Need to Know

Greenhouse grower: “There’s no witchcraft to it or anything like that. It’s just kind of the whole combination of light...
Opening the Pot: Vegas Cannabis Industry Moving Ahead Amidst COVID Read more

Opening the Pot: Vegas Cannabis Industry Moving Ahead Amidst COVID

Millennial Magazine Vegas relies on the more than 42 million tourists to maintain its economy, so when COVID-19 (COVID) hit...
California joins push to let cannabis businesses use banks as part of coronavirus relief Read more

California joins push to let cannabis businesses use banks as part of coronavirus relief

The Orange County Register: California Attorney General Xavier Becerra is joining a bipartisan group of 34 attorneys general in urging...
Cannabis company executives speak to the industry’s trying times Read more

Cannabis company executives speak to the industry’s trying times

Real Assets Adviser "The United States and worldwide trend of legal sales will only improve, since we are far from...
Why Large-scale cannabis producers are turning to Hybrid Greenhouses Read more

Why Large-scale cannabis producers are turning to Hybrid Greenhouses

Joomag "The environment can be controlled in both indoor and hybrid greenhouses in almost the exact same way, but it...
Lawmakers Look to Include Cannabis Banking Reform in Next COVID-19 Stimulus Bill Read more

Lawmakers Look to Include Cannabis Banking Reform in Next COVID-19 Stimulus Bill

Cannabis Business Times “There is no positive in having cash outside of the banking industry for the safety of our...
COVID-19 Is Leaving Its Mark On The Cannabis Industry, Insiders Say Read more

COVID-19 Is Leaving Its Mark On The Cannabis Industry, Insiders Say

Huffpost Michael Sassano of Solaris Farms, a large-scale industrial hybrid greenhouse cultivator in Las Vegas says while CBD might work...
Why Cannabis Will Boom During the “New Normal” Read more

Why Cannabis Will Boom During the “New Normal”

Nisonco "In the future, the entire cannabis industry will benefit from not only it’s essential medicine title, but also hundreds...
Cannabis Do-Gooders: These Companies Are Lending A Helping Hand Against COVID-19 Read more

Cannabis Do-Gooders: These Companies Are Lending A Helping Hand Against COVID-19

Benzinga “Creating a safe environment while cannabis is deemed 'essential' added tremendous positive energy for our team, while at the...
Cannabis Do-Gooders: These Companies Are Lending A Helping Hand Against COVID-19 Read more

Cannabis Do-Gooders: These Companies Are Lending A Helping Hand Against COVID-19

Yahoo finance "Recently, in-order to give back to the community and create outward good will, Solaris Farms reduced pricing to...
Hemp Companies Step Up To Help During Pandemic Read more

Hemp Companies Step Up To Help During Pandemic

Hemp Market Report “Although our first priority is to the safety of our employees and doing our part to slow...
Cannabis Pros Sound Off On How Coronavirus Pandemic Will Affect Industry Read more

Cannabis Pros Sound Off On How Coronavirus Pandemic Will Affect Industry

Forbes Michael Sassano, founder and CEO of Solaris Farms, a Las Vegas-based greenhouse for growing cannabis, is filtering the turmoil...
CannaBusiness Tips For Coronavirus Times Read more

CannaBusiness Tips For Coronavirus Times

Benzinga "Don’t panic, but it’s time to look at a slow down in all businesses, including cannabis sales. Recently, I...
Cannabis Executives on Turbulent Markets: “Don’t Panic” Read more

Cannabis Executives on Turbulent Markets: “Don’t Panic”

Equities “I’m a believer in letting the flood gates open. But I see things from a well established position. The...
Michael Sassano: the man bringing US cannabis know-how to Europe Read more

Michael Sassano: the man bringing US cannabis know-how to Europe

Cleanroom Technology The focus of the marketplace is on CBD, Sassano admits, noting regulation is developing. "Places like Switzerland have...
Michael Sassano: the man bringing US cannabis know-how to Europe Read more

Michael Sassano: the man bringing US cannabis know-how to Europe

NBR A US native, Sassano believes a more liberal approach to the use of cannabis will take some time for...
Michael Sassano: the man bringing US cannabis know-how to Europe Read more

Michael Sassano: the man bringing US cannabis know-how to Europe

Manufacturing Chemist "This declassification is more symbolic than ground-breaking," tells me Michael Sassano, Founder and CEO of Solaris Farms, a...
New Cannabis Products: Kiva’s Camino CBN Line, Solaris x Cannabis & Culture’s Line And A Topical Cream Read more

New Cannabis Products: Kiva’s Camino CBN Line, Solaris x Cannabis & Culture’s Line And A Topical Cream

Yahoo finance "With over $100,000 in sales the first week of launch, it’s clear that Culture and Cannabis’s reach means...
New Cannabis Products: Kiva’s Camino CBN Line, Solaris x Cannabis & Culture’s Line And A Topical Cream Read more

New Cannabis Products: Kiva’s Camino CBN Line, Solaris x Cannabis & Culture’s Line And A Topical Cream

Benzinga Michael Sassano, CEO of Solaris, told Benzinga, "The merger of the Culture and Cannabis media group with Solaris Farms...
European Union Urges Member Nations to Vote for World Health Organization’s Cannabis Rescheduling Recommendations Read more

European Union Urges Member Nations to Vote for World Health Organization’s Cannabis Rescheduling Recommendations

Cannabis Business Times “The 1961 Narcotics Act of Europe is similar to [the Drug Enforcement Administration’s (DEA)] Schedule I in...
“Marijuana is a global trend that can no longer be stopped.” Read more

“Marijuana is a global trend that can no longer be stopped.”

Incrussia The largest marijuana market in Europe is now Germany ($100 million). The American market is estimated at about $10...
Which European Countries Cannabis Investors Should Watch in the New Decade Read more

Which European Countries Cannabis Investors Should Watch in the New Decade

Equities Europe is at the crawling stage of cannabis development and starting their first awkward steps with medical acceptance. -...
Solaris Farms & Tech-Driven Growing Read more

Solaris Farms & Tech-Driven Growing

Culture & Cannabis The cultivation is relatively new, springing up in the summer of 2016. Despite its age, Solaris Farms...
‘Big Cannabis’ Technologically Ahead Of Its Times, But Post-Harvest Automation Remains Elusive Read more

‘Big Cannabis’ Technologically Ahead Of Its Times, But Post-Harvest Automation Remains Elusive

Forbes “The tech is getting closer but we’re not there yet,” said Michael Sassano, CEO, Solaris Farms, a cannabis cultivator...
U.S. leads in cannabis innovation, but cedes global market to Canada Read more

U.S. leads in cannabis innovation, but cedes global market to Canada

The Denver Post The genetics and sophistication underlying the U.S. cannabis industry lead to better-quality and higher-potency flowers for those...
American pot is the gold standard. But Canada leads the export game — for now Read more

American pot is the gold standard. But Canada leads the export game — for now

Salon The genetics and sophistication underlying the U.S. cannabis industry lead to better-quality and higher-potency flowers for those who smoke...
American pot is the gold standard. But Canada leads the export game — for now Read more

American pot is the gold standard. But Canada leads the export game — for now

Kaiser Health “The world wants that technology,” said Michael Sassano, CEO of Solaris Farms, the largest cannabis hybrid greenhouse in...
From Seed to Sale Nevada’s Cash Crop Cannabis Industry Read more

From Seed to Sale Nevada’s Cash Crop Cannabis Industry

Nevada Business Initially, no one thought growing cannabis in the Southern Nevada desert would take. But Solaris Farms is growing...
America’s marijuana growers are the best in the world, but federal laws are keeping them out of global markets Read more

America’s marijuana growers are the best in the world, but federal laws are keeping them out of global markets

Washington Post Federal prohibitions are getting in the way of efforts to grow the U.S. marijuana business into a global...
What Should Investors Take Away From MJBizCon 2019? Read more

What Should Investors Take Away From MJBizCon 2019?

Equities Marijuana Business Daily’s annual MJBizCon is the largest conference and convention in the global legal cannabis industry. This year's...
How to Do Cannabis Cultivation Business Planning for Growth Read more

How to Do Cannabis Cultivation Business Planning for Growth

B-Plans Developing a cannabis cultivation business requires significant planning, dedication, and focus. Initially, you’ll need to develop a solid plan...
“5 Things I Wish Someone Told Me Before I Started Leading a Cannabis Business”, with Michael Sassano and Len Giancola Read more

“5 Things I Wish Someone Told Me Before I Started Leading a Cannabis Business”, with Michael Sassano and Len Giancola

Medium The cannabis business is a complete dedication and you must make large sacrifices for it. It is very fast...
Key trends when investing in the Cannabis industry in Opportunity Zones Read more

Key trends when investing in the Cannabis industry in Opportunity Zones

Opportunity Zone Cannabis land development is growing and gaining traction in Opportunity Zones (OZ). Not only has a large amount...
Vegas Hybrid GreenHouse Dominance by Mike Sassano – page 20 Read more

Vegas Hybrid GreenHouse Dominance by Mike Sassano – page 20

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The Cannabis Cultivation Costs by State Read more

The Cannabis Cultivation Costs by State

MG Retail Magazine To the outside world, the legal cannabis industry appears to be one big cash machine. While it’s...
Mike Sassano: Increasing Potency with Greenhouse Technology Read more

Mike Sassano: Increasing Potency with Greenhouse Technology

Ganjapreneur Michael Sassano is the CEO and founder of Solaris Farms, one of three large greenhouse cannabis cultivators in Nevada....
OZ WRITERS COUNCIL DIRECTORY Read more

OZ WRITERS COUNCIL DIRECTORY

OZ WRITERS COUNCIL DIRECTORY The Council is an invitation-only group of executives and professionals with experience in the Opportunity Zone...
Are cannabis hand-trimmers an endangered species? Read more

Are cannabis hand-trimmers an endangered species?

Leafly Many people in the cannabis industry start out as trimmers. Wearing “sticky gloves” is a way to learn the...
Automation and sensors in hybrid greenhouses Read more

Automation and sensors in hybrid greenhouses

AgTechTomorrow Solaris is a high tech hybrid greenhouse designed specifically for desert environments. It was the first ground up hybrid...
Five Diverse Questions With Michael Sassano, Founder: Solaris Farms Read more

Five Diverse Questions With Michael Sassano, Founder: Solaris Farms

Forbes I was born and raised in Cleveland, Ohio before attending Boston University. I graduated Cum Laude with Distinction in...
Automation is the Future of Cannabis Read more

Automation is the Future of Cannabis

Equities As industries evolve, the companies within them consistently work to implement new methods that update their processes so they...
How Solaris Farms’ Michael Sassano Works: Cannabis Workspace Read more

How Solaris Farms’ Michael Sassano Works: Cannabis Workspace

Cannabis Business Times In this installment, CBT presents an up-close look at the tools and habits behind the Nevada-based cultivator’s...
Federal Court Orders DEA to Explain Inaction on Cannabis Cultivation Applications Read more

Federal Court Orders DEA to Explain Inaction on Cannabis Cultivation Applications

Analytical Cannabis Michael Sassano, founder and CEO of the Nevada-based cannabis cultivation operation Solaris Farms, told the Cannabis Business Times,...
Federal Court Orders DEA to Explain Why It Has Ignored Cannabis Cultivation Applications Read more

Federal Court Orders DEA to Explain Why It Has Ignored Cannabis Cultivation Applications

Cannabis Business Times A federal court has ordered the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) to explain why it has not responded...
Soma Pharmaceuticals Reveals Plans for Ireland’s Medical Cannabis Market Read more

Soma Pharmaceuticals Reveals Plans for Ireland’s Medical Cannabis Market

Cannabis Business Times As cannabis policy reform continues to sweep the globe, Ireland has launched a medical cannabis pilot program,...
What Technology Will Most Impact The Cannabis Industry? 24 Experts Share Their Insights Read more

What Technology Will Most Impact The Cannabis Industry? 24 Experts Share Their Insights

Disruptor Daily Cannabis legalization is gaining serious steam, and the industry is coming to a crossroads as nationwide demand for...
What Trends Are Shaping The Cannabis Industry In 2019? 25 Experts Weigh In Read more

What Trends Are Shaping The Cannabis Industry In 2019? 25 Experts Weigh In

Disruptor Daily Considering the topic of this article, you'd be forgiven for wondering whether it's 4/20 yet. It's not, but...
What’s The Future Of The Cannabis Industry? 28 Experts Share Their Perspectives Read more

What’s The Future Of The Cannabis Industry? 28 Experts Share Their Perspectives

Disruptor Daily Bob Dylan once said that the times are a-changin', and no industry echoes that message like the cannabis...
CANNABIS INTERVIEW – MICHAEL SASSANO – FOUNDER SOLARIS FARMS Read more

CANNABIS INTERVIEW – MICHAEL SASSANO – FOUNDER SOLARIS FARMS

Cannabis Magazine Want to know more about one of the world’s largest greenhouses for growing cannabis? We sat down with...
Define “Organic”: The Cannabis Movement Is Stuck On Labeling Read more

Define “Organic”: The Cannabis Movement Is Stuck On Labeling

Dope Magazine Michael Sassano of Nevada’s Green Cross of America said all cannabis grown in the state is done without...
SOMAÍ Pharmaceuticals Acquires RPK Biopharma (Holigen), Reinforcing Global Leading Position in Medicinal Cannabis Sector Read more

SOMAÍ Pharmaceuticals Acquires RPK Biopharma (Holigen), Reinforcing Global Leading Position in Medicinal Cannabis Sector

This strategic acquisition enhances SOMAÍ’s capacity with best-in-class cultivation, manufacturing, and distribution assets, making it one of the few verticals...
SOMAÍ Pharmaceuticals Introducing the U.S. Award-Winning Airo Brand to European and Australian Markets Read more

SOMAÍ Pharmaceuticals Introducing the U.S. Award-Winning Airo Brand to European and Australian Markets

SOMAÍ Pharmaceuticals announces its partnership with AIRO BRANDS, a U.S. multi-state CPG company focused on proprietary cannabis products.   LISBON, PORTUGAL,...
SOMAÍ Pharmaceuticals and Canify Announce Their Partnership to Introduce a Cannabinoid-Based Product Line in Germany Read more

SOMAÍ Pharmaceuticals and Canify Announce Their Partnership to Introduce a Cannabinoid-Based Product Line in Germany

SOMAÍ Pharmaceuticals and Canify AG announce their strategic partnership to introduce a differentiated cannabinoid-based product line in Germany LISBON, PORTUGAL,...
SOMAÍ Pharmaceuticals Enters German Market with Strategic Partnerships Securing €10 Million 2-year Distribution Deal Read more

SOMAÍ Pharmaceuticals Enters German Market with Strategic Partnerships Securing €10 Million 2-year Distribution Deal

SOMAÍ Pharmaceuticals announces two significant partnerships with Canymed GmbH and Grünhorn, as part of its entry into the German market....
SOMAÍ Pharmaceuticals is thrilled to partner with the groundbreaking medical cannabis study, T21 Read more

SOMAÍ Pharmaceuticals is thrilled to partner with the groundbreaking medical cannabis study, T21

Launched in 2019 by Drug Science, and now over 4000 patients in, T21 is building the scientific evidence base for...
SOMAÍ Pharmaceuticals Signs Manufacturing Contract with Canna Forest Read more

SOMAÍ Pharmaceuticals Signs Manufacturing Contract with Canna Forest

SOMAÍ Pharmaceuticals has signed a manufacturing agreement with Canna Forest to produce EU-GMP-certified extracted cannabis APIs and products at its...
SOMAÍ Pharmaceuticals Receives EU-GMP Certification and Raises €5 million Read more

SOMAÍ Pharmaceuticals Receives EU-GMP Certification and Raises €5 million

SOMAÍ Pharmaceuticals Unipessoal LDA, the largest European pharmaceutical cannabis product manufacturer, is pleased to announce that it has received authorisation...
SOMAÍ Pharmaceuticals has renewed the partnership with Lusófona University/CBIOS for formulation development Read more

SOMAÍ Pharmaceuticals has renewed the partnership with Lusófona University/CBIOS for formulation development

According to this partnership, Lusófona will develop lab-scale formulations and perform corresponding stability testing. The collaboration will also encompass “In...
SOMAÍ Pharmaceuticals Signs Supply Contract with Cosma Cannabis Read more

SOMAÍ Pharmaceuticals Signs Supply Contract with Cosma Cannabis

SOMAÍ Pharmaceuticals has entered into a two-year supply agreement with a well-respected Polish distributor Cosma Cannabis. Cosma produces medical-grade cannabis...
SOMAÍ Pharmaceuticals Opens Portugal Manufacturing Facility Read more

SOMAÍ Pharmaceuticals Opens Portugal Manufacturing Facility

SOMAÍ Pharmaceuticals Unipessoal LDA has officially opened its new state-of-the-art pharmaceutical EU-GMP facility in Portugal.
The Mary Jane Society Podcast – Watch Out. Europe Is Gaining Ground Over The U.S. In Cannabis Medicine Read more

The Mary Jane Society Podcast – Watch Out. Europe Is Gaining Ground Over The U.S. In Cannabis Medicine

Mary Jane Society Michael Sassano, CEO of Somai Pharmaceuticals, a European pharmaceutical, and biotech company centered on manufacturing in Lisbon,...
To Be Blunt: The Professional Cannabis Business Podcast – Episode 117: The Global Cannabis Market and Why Germany is Poised to Lead Read more

To Be Blunt: The Professional Cannabis Business Podcast – Episode 117: The Global Cannabis Market and Why Germany is Poised to Lead

To Be Blunt “If Germany goes recreational, everybody's going to follow them to some extent. If the leader says, look,...
The Investor Talk – with Michael Sassano, CEO and Chairman for SOMAÍ Pharmaceuticals Read more

The Investor Talk – with Michael Sassano, CEO and Chairman for SOMAÍ Pharmaceuticals

Equity Match Episode 29: Watch the #TheInvestorTalk episode with Michael Sassano Michael Sassano, the Founder, Chairman & CEO of Somai...
Michael Sassano of Somai Pharmaceuticals on To Be Blunt – Episode 117 The Global Cannabis Market and Why Germany is Poised to Lead Read more

Michael Sassano of Somai Pharmaceuticals on To Be Blunt – Episode 117 The Global Cannabis Market and Why Germany is Poised to Lead

Shayda Torabi - YouTube Michael Sassano of Somai Pharmaceuticals on To Be Blunt
Karma Koala Podcast Episode 92: Professor June McLaughlin, Kim Stuck Allay Consulting, Michael Sassano Somai Pharmaceuticals & Amy McDougal Clearsources Read more

Karma Koala Podcast Episode 92: Professor June McLaughlin, Kim Stuck Allay Consulting, Michael Sassano Somai Pharmaceuticals & Amy McDougal Clearsources

Spotify Heather Allman talks with Michael Sassano of SOMAÍ Pharmaceuticals LTD about recent regulatory changes, the differences between Europe and...
Interview Time! Michael Sassano – CEO of Somai Pharmaceuticals Read more

Interview Time! Michael Sassano – CEO of Somai Pharmaceuticals

YouTube - Ask GenieNansea In this episode, SOMAÍ's CEO, Michael Sassano, explains how he got involved in the industry, talks...
Consider Cannabis – Cannabis and International Markets Read more

Consider Cannabis – Cannabis and International Markets

Consider Cannabis
Here Weed Go – It’s Pharmaceutical (in Europe) Read more

Here Weed Go – It’s Pharmaceutical (in Europe)

Omny Studio Today’s episode has a decidedly European flavor: my guest is Michael Sassano, the Founder, Chairman and CEO of...
ICBC Berlin 2022 B2B Conference Panels Day 2 | Cannabis In Biotechnology Read more

ICBC Berlin 2022 B2B Conference Panels Day 2 | Cannabis In Biotechnology

YouTube - International Cannabis Business Conference Are cannabinoids and other cannabis active ingredients a building block for the biotechnology of...
The Cannabis Corner Episode 44 – Michael Sassano, CEO and Chairman for Somai Pharmaceuticals Read more

The Cannabis Corner Episode 44 – Michael Sassano, CEO and Chairman for Somai Pharmaceuticals

Cannabis Corner Podcast This week Michael Sassano of Somai Pharmaceuticals , a Lisbon, Portugal based cannabis pharmaceutical manufacturer , joins...
Sequire Cannabis & Psychedelic Conference 2022 – Somai Pharmaceuticals Read more

Sequire Cannabis & Psychedelic Conference 2022 – Somai Pharmaceuticals

YouTube - Somai Pharmaceuticals Sequire Cannabis & Psychedelic Conference went live on April 20th with industry experts and investor 1:1s....
CannaList Conversations with Michael Sassano, CEO and Chairman for Somai Pharmaceuticals Read more

CannaList Conversations with Michael Sassano, CEO and Chairman for Somai Pharmaceuticals

CannaList Conversations We recently sat down with Michael Sassono - he is one of the most respected executives in the...
CPhI North America 2022: Pharmaceutical Cannabis Global Marketplace Read more

CPhI North America 2022: Pharmaceutical Cannabis Global Marketplace

YouTube - Somai Pharmaceuticals Michael Sassano, CEO and Chairman, Somai Pharmaceuticals presented on Monday the 9th of May 2022 at...
SOMAÍ Pharmaceuticals + Huge Gage Cannabis News! Read more

SOMAÍ Pharmaceuticals + Huge Gage Cannabis News!

Benzinga Benzinga Cannabis Insider is a bi-weekly podcast focused on marijuana and all things weed, CBD, hemp, and psychedelics. Hosts...
Karma Koala Podcast Episode 67: This Week Michael Sassano, Inesa Ponomariovaite & Our Regular Segment From Dentons German Cannabis Head, Peter Homberg Read more

Karma Koala Podcast Episode 67: This Week Michael Sassano, Inesa Ponomariovaite & Our Regular Segment From Dentons German Cannabis Head, Peter Homberg

Spotify INTERVIEW 2: Michael Sassano, who has been writing regular articles for cannabis law jnl on all things international compliance...
Spotlight Interview with Michael Sassano, CEO and Chairman of the Board for Somai Pharmaceuticals Read more

Spotlight Interview with Michael Sassano, CEO and Chairman of the Board for Somai Pharmaceuticals

Pharmashots On February 01, 2022, PharmaShots will present the second interview in its new interview section, “Spotlight- Company of the...
Croptober – Navigating the Business of Cannabis Cultivation and Sustainability – Michael Sassano Read more

Croptober – Navigating the Business of Cannabis Cultivation and Sustainability – Michael Sassano

YouTube - Somai Pharmaceuticals On Thursday, October 28 Excelsior College hosted a cannabis webinar, Croptober: Navigating the Business of Cannabis...
DotCom Magazine Interview of Michael Sassano, CEO & Founder of Somai Pharmaceuticals LTD Read more

DotCom Magazine Interview of Michael Sassano, CEO & Founder of Somai Pharmaceuticals LTD

YouTube - Somai Pharmaceuticals Michael Sassano is well known as one of the original investors in the cannabis industry. He...
Projeto Nº POCI-02-0853-FEDER-179647 Read more

Projeto Nº POCI-02-0853-FEDER-179647

SOMAÍ Pharmaceuticals Unipessoal LDA has officially opened its new state-of-the-art pharmaceutical EU-GMP facility in Portugal.
SOMAÍ Pharmaceuticals at MJUnpacked: What Are You Trying To Accomplish At MJ Unpacked? Read more

SOMAÍ Pharmaceuticals at MJUnpacked: What Are You Trying To Accomplish At MJ Unpacked?

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SOMAÍ Pharmaceuticals at MJUnpacked: What Markets And Geography Does Somai Pharma Address? Read more

SOMAÍ Pharmaceuticals at MJUnpacked: What Markets And Geography Does Somai Pharma Address?

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SOMAÍ Pharmaceuticals at MJUnpacked: What Should Consumers, Other Brands And Investors Know About The Future Of Somai Pharma Read more

SOMAÍ Pharmaceuticals at MJUnpacked: What Should Consumers, Other Brands And Investors Know About The Future Of Somai Pharma

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SOMAÍ Pharmaceuticals at MJUnpacked: Tell Us About Your Company And What Makes You Different Read more

SOMAÍ Pharmaceuticals at MJUnpacked: Tell Us About Your Company And What Makes You Different

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