Friday, July 10, 2020

Cannabusiness

Study Finds Denver’s Marijuana Businesses Need To Diversify

A study commissioned by Denver policymakers found the cannabis industry still needs more diversity initiatives and inclusion in one of marijuana’s epicenters.

Cannabis Beverage Market To Hit $1.82B By Year’s End

CBD and THC infused drinks to benefit from "the lipstick effect" as consumers seek small luxuries during COVID-19 lockdown and beyond. Prohibition Partners, has released a new report indicating that all segments of the beverage industry are now embracing cannabis-infused drinks,...

Shade, Scandals And Secrets — 3 Media Sites Exposing The Weed Industry

There's a darker side to the marijuana industry that isn’t always revealed to the public or investors. Here are some publications shining a light on the weed industry underbelly.

Despite COVID, Cannabis Sales To Hit $20.4 Billion In 2020

Legal cannabis sales continue to grow despite the strength of the illegal market.

Dark Web Marijuana Sales Soar During Pandemic

Whether this indicates long-term consumer behaviors changes remains up to debate.

The Role Marijuana Legalization Can Play In Fighting Racial Injustice

NORML released a statement this week detailing how marijuana advocates can play a role in enacting racial justice in America.

Are Amazon, Uber, Etc. The Future Of Post-Pandemic Cannabis?

Dispensaries are adjusting to curbside or drive-thru window sales to adapt to the new touchless, social distancing way of conducting business. 

Marijuana Store Owners Targeted By Looters Say They Support Protests

Legal cannabis dispensaries across the country have been targeted by violent looters, who have used protests against police brutality to their advantage.

COVID Doesn’t Kill The Buzz Of New Dispensaries

It seems an odd time to forge ahead with new retail establishments, yet several determined cannabis companies are betting on a better future and doing just that.

Michigan Cannabis Companies Expand Despite — And Because Of — Coronavirus

With 170 wholesale accounts and seven retail stores, Green Peak is a “good barometer of what’s happening in the state.

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RIP Lester Grinspoon: The Forbidden Cannabis Professor

Lester’s courage and intellectual integrity will always stand as a rebuke to the cowardice and dishonesty of the medical establishment.

5 Tips That Can Help You Start Meditating Successfully

Meditating can be tough if you don't know where to start. Here are some things that can help you.

COVID-19 And Cannabis: What’s The Latest In Treatment?

With the widespread impact of COVID19 on the nation's health, alternative treatment sources are being studied with enthusiasm. 

Biden-Sanders Task Force Does Not Recommend Legalizing Marijuana

While the unity taskforce pushed Biden farther left on cannabis policy, the former Vice President still doesn't support ending prohibition.