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Wana Brands Poised To Serve Illinois Medical Marijuana Patients

CHICAGO—Oct. 24, 2018—PRESS RELEASE—Medical cannabis patients across Illinois will soon have access to Wana Brands’ infused edibles. The edibles producer has finalized an exclusive licensing agreement with Grassroots Cannabis, Illinois’ largest medical cannabis company. The partnership will bring Wana Brands’ medical cannabis products to Illinois dispensaries in the fourth quarter of 2018. “Grassroots Cannabis is hands-down the most… read more

CNBC: This 60-year-old with an MBA now brings in millions selling cannabis candies

Whiteman, 60, is co-founder and CEO of Wana Brands, a manufacturer of cannabis-infused edibles based in Boulder, Colorado. Wana (short for “marijuana”) specializes in gummies. The candies don’t look like gummy bears or worms — that’s illegal in the state (too appealing to kids). Wana candies are small squares or circles dusted in sugar.… read more

Forbes: Meet Nancy Whiteman: A Cannabis Exec Making Serious Coin With Gummies

As founder and CEO of Wana Brands, Nancy Whiteman certainly doesn’t fit the stereotype of a cannabis entrepreneur. She’s 60 years old, Ivy League-educated and was the owner of a marketing consulting firm before detouring into the space eight years ago. Last year, her company, which makes cannabis gummies, was ranked number one in the edibles category in… read more

Colorado Edibles Manufacturer Wana Brands Signs Florida Licensing Deal with AltMed

Wana Brands’ Capsules and Lozenges Will Soon Be Available to Florida’s 138,558 Medical Cannabis Patients Sarasota, Florida – July 24, 2018 – Florida’s medical cannabis patients will soon be able to access the nation’s most consistent medical capsules and lozenges, thanks to a partnership between Wana Brands, an experienced producer of marijuana infused products, and the… read more

From Craft Beer to Cannabis: Edibles Leader Wana Brands Gains Operations Expertise with New COO Dan O’Connor

Colorado Company’s Establishment In Other State-Legal Markets Bolstered By Exec Who Helped Propel Family-Run Brewery Oskar Blues to Prominence  BOULDER, Colorado — April 4, 2018 — Pioneering cannabis edibles company Wana Brands, Colorado’s No. 1 infused edibles company, continues its ambitious growth trajectory in legal markets across the United States and internationally with the appointment of Dan… read more

Company Week: Wana Brands

Co-founder and CEO Nancy Whiteman’s market-leading THC- and CBD-infused gummies have made her a nationally recognized leader in the cannabis industry. In 2017, Whiteman’s company racked up 17 percent of the market share in Colorado of cannabis edibles, according to a report issued by BDS Analytics — making Wana the category’s leading brand in the state.… read more

Wana Brands Leads the Colorado Market for Infused Products

BDS 2017 Brand Share Report Reveals Soaring Market Share of the Artisan Cannabis Product Manufacturer Boulder, Colo. (February 26, 2018) – Wana Brands, one of Colorado’s original infused product manufacturers, continues to dominate the state’s marijuana infused product market. For the calendar year 2017, Wana Brands owned 17.33 percent of the overall Colorado edibles market, with its closest… read more

Wana Brands honored with NCIA’s Excellence in Innovation Award

Colorado’s most popular edible also selected as winner of Cannabist People’s Choice Award Boulder, Colorado (February 8, 2018) – Leading infused product manufacturer, Wana Brands, has been awarded the NCIA’s Excellence in Innovation Award. The NCIA’s Excellence in Innovation Award winner, announced today at NCIA’s Seed to Sale Show, recognizes trailblazing individuals and companies driving the… read more