best-cbd-valentines-gifts-for-2020
Valentine’s day is right around the corner and what better gift than CBD for your partner? It is healthy, boosts immunity, improves mental health, and is super affordable! There are many different options to consider when it comes to CBD valentine’s gifts. You can choose CBD infused gummies, isolate, capsules, oils, lotion, tincture, or even…
nepals-parliament-debates-legalizingcannabis
Nepal’s parliament is debating cannabis reform. Even more interestingly, they are also considering cultivation as a way of curbing the harm done to the local population by the importation of distilled spirits. Namely, proceed with cultivation of cannabis and ban imported alcohol. This is also the first time this specific discussion – alcohol vs. cannabis…
judge-a-book-by-its-cover-why-understanding-information-economics-is-critical-to-gain-consumer-trust-and-build-a-sustainablebrand
Information economics has existed for decades and drives much of how products, including cannabis, are marketed and purchased. One of the essential frameworks that guides information economics are the search, experience, and credence properties of a product (Patterson, 2017). Understanding these different product attributes is key to setting up a sustaining cannabis product, corporation, and…
joe-montana-heavily-supports-and-invests-in-the-cannabis-industry-but-he-doesnt-want-to-talk-about-it
Joe Montana, the football legend was a part of a whopping $75 million investment in Caliva, one of the biggest cannabis companies in California. This was the second-largest cannabis investment for Montana, who also took part in a seed round funding for Herb, a cannabis media company, in 2017.  Joe Montana has been quite active…
cannabis-operator-medmedns-co-founder-bierman-steps-down-as-ceo-surrenders-super-voting-control
Adam Bierman, the co-founder of the once achieving-great-heights cannabis retailers MedMen Enterprises has surrendered his voting control and resigned as chief executive.  The resignation, effective from Feb.1, has come following the trembling financial health of the Los-Angeles based company that has laid off hundreds of employees over the past few months and sold their noncore…
metrc-takes-contract-for-maines-trackingsoftware
Maine’s Office of Marijuana Policy (OMP), the government agency in charge of regulating their cannabis industry, announced today a six-year contract for traceability software with Metrc LLC. According to the press release, the software will be used for the newly formed adult use market, which is just a few months away from going live with…
tom-hanks-uses-his-instagram-and-twitter-to-clear-his-name-from-all-fake-cbd-promotions
Amidst celebrities boosting promotions of CBD products ranging from skincare to wellness, the actor from A Beautiful Day in the Neighbourhood, Tom Hanks has denied promoting a CBD company that has used a fake endorsement from him as an intentional hoax.  On Tuesday, the celeb shared a screenshot of the online advertisement on his Twitter…
new-yorks-push-for-legalized-cannabis-weve-heard-this-storybefore
Here’s some news that might sound familiar: recently, Governor Andrew Cuomo insisted that cannabis would soon be legal in New York. Perhaps this seems like déjà vu given that he made the same pronouncement back in 2018, insisting that cannabis would be legal in the Empire State by 2020. Might this simply be wishful thinking…
ncia-announced-new-board-ofdirectors
According to a press release published today, the National Cannabis Industry Association (NCIA) announced the newest members of their board of directors for the 2020-2022 term. Some of the members are incumbents and have served on the board for several years now and some are newly appointed, marking their first time stepping into roles leading…
thc-not-afd-germans-protest-on-the-front-lines-ofchange
Braving the chill and rain, over 200 German activists gathered in the German dorf (small town or village) of Lahr on the first Saturday of Febuary, protesting for more comprehensive laws for the controlled distribution and legalization of cannabis. As the local media was quick to point out, this was the first demonstration of its…