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Illegal Marijuana Market in California

By |September 3rd, 2018|

Recreational marijuana became legal in California on January 1, 2018, but the illegal marijuana market (otherwise known as the black market) remains alive and well in the state. A study by Eaze discovered that in the last three months, 18 percent of California cannabis consumers bought cannabis products in the illicit marketplace. That works out […]

Cannabis Expos, Cannabis Expos: Weed All About It

By |August 27th, 2018|

It seems like another new cannabis expo is popping up every week. What does this mean for the industry? And how do you decide which ones are worth attending? Is every cannabis expo created equal? No doubt, going to them all would be rather fun. But alas, time is money and time must be wisely […]

Maine Recreational Marijuana Update

By |August 21st, 2018|

It has now been about 21 months since voters in Maine approved adult-use marijuana legalization. I last wrote about the Maine recreational marijuana market back in May of this year. Since Gov. Paul LePage’s veto decision was overturned by state lawmakers, recreational marijuana advocates are beginning to see some results. And Maine expects to begin […]

Assessed Your Cannabusiness Brand Lately?

By |August 13th, 2018|

Your business brand is more than a logo and a tagline. Too often, businesses develop these pieces of information merely because one is supposed to do so, and then simply forget about them after the fact. But as a business owner, you know better than anyone why your product or service beats the competition. Or […]

Is CBD Legal?

By |August 6th, 2018|

The Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) recently clarified that not all compounds of cannabis fall under the Controlled Substances Act. CBD is a non-psychoactive cannabinoid – used for pain, anxiety, seizures, sleeping disorders, inflammation, and skin irritation. But does this announcement settle the CBD issue?

Last month, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals (California) upheld cannabidiol or […]

Oregon Admits MMJ Mistakes

By |July 30th, 2018|

The first step is admitting you have a problem. To many, the admission couldn’t have come soon enough. The MMJ debacle in Oregon has come to a breaking point in the state. Dispensaries, cultivators, and more are losing money in an immensely overcrowded and overstocked industry. But it seems that finally, the Oregon Health Authority (OHA), […]

Your Cannabusiness is Failing, Here’s Why

By |July 23rd, 2018|

A lot of businesses fail. And odds don’t improve if you own a cannabusiness. This is not to put a damper on the excitement of owning your own business, but the truth is, businesses fail left and right. What you need to realize though, is that it is not all a crapshoot.

The main reason for […]

Compliance in Your Cannabusiness

By |July 16th, 2018|

On the surface, running a cannabis-based business is just like any other business. From staffing, to wages, inventory, and marketing, businesses thrive when there is a cohesive and well-oiled machine – that serves customers, that respects its staff, that provides a unique service or product to society, and above all is profitable. But as many […]

Oklahoma Medical Marijuana Passes

By |July 12th, 2018|

Oklahoma said, “Yes!” State Question 788 passed on June 26th. The first medical marijuana clinic in the state, the Tulsa Higher Care Clinic, was already prepped and ready and opened just one day later. But not all the rules are in place just yet.

Officials met in this past week to address medical marijuana emergency rules. The […]

Ohio MMJ Market Launch Date Delayed

By |July 9th, 2018|

Residents in Ohio are in limbo to legally buy medical marijuana in the state. September 8 was the original deadline, but the state is delaying the launch date because of licensing process issues. Ohio currently has 25 growers ready and primed to get started. But Ohio requires a cultivator’s license AND an inspection with the […]