Oakland Is Sweet On a Social Equity Incubator for Edibles
Equity

Oakland Is Sweet On a Social Equity Incubator for Edibles

A first-of-its-kind social equity kitchen will be home to five equity recipients.

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Does CBD Make Sex Better?

For Rebecca Alvarez Story, the founder of Bloomi, the answer is an emphatic yes.
Marketing

There Are The Hottest 25 Cannabis Brands This Week (ending September 16, 2020)

An in-depth look at the cannabis companies with the best brand marketing performance across social media, earned media, and web-related activities.
Marijuana

Carbon: The Forgotten Nutrient During Harvest Season

Although most people connect plant nutrition with NPK, carbon is at the center of almost everything a plant does.
Legal Marijuana

New Study Finds That Legalizing Pot Might Not Be A Quick Fix For State Budget Woes

The pandemic has crippled state budgets, but legalizing pot may not be the way to dig out of the hole, per an Anderson Economic Group study.

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Equity

Oakland Is Sweet On a Social Equity Incubator for Edibles

A first-of-its-kind social equity kitchen will be home to five equity recipients.
Marketing

There Are The Hottest 25 Cannabis Brands This Week (ending September 16, 2020)

An in-depth look at the cannabis companies with the best brand marketing performance across social media, earned media, and web-related activities.
Marijuana

Carbon: The Forgotten Nutrient During Harvest Season

Although most people connect plant nutrition with NPK, carbon is at the center of almost everything a plant does.

Starting a Business

Not Sure How To Scale A Cannabis Biz? We've Got Tips To Help You Out

There's a ton of competition, so here's how to differentiate your cannabis business from all of the others.

After CBD Saved His Life, This Exec Decided To Launch His Own 'Connoisseur Cannabis' Brand

Ashley Grace lived through a severe car incident in 1997, and turned to CBD instead of opioids to manage the pain.

Cannabis Equity Programs Often Fail, But We Can Fix Them

While equity programs are well-intentioned, but they have not had the impact that many in the industry wish to see.

8 Steps To Making Your Brand Stand Out

Despite being a nascent market, the cannabis industry is already overcrowded. Here are some ways to differentiate yourself.

Growth Strategies

Free Webinar | Oct. 1: What You Need To Know About Psychedelics with Aubrey Marcus

Ken Jordan, editor in chief of Lucid News, takes an in-depth look at psychedelics with guest Aubrey Marcus, founder of ONNIT and an outspoken advocate of plant-based psychedelics.

The 6 Best Digital Advertising Options For Every Type Of Cannabis Brand

Programmatic advertising allows cannabis marketers to run effective digital ads across the internet.

This Is Why Some CBD Companies Will Thrive, And Some Will Die

The real secret behind CBD companies' longevity rests in two key strategies.

3 Keys to Picking the Right PR Partner for Your Cannabis Business

The secret to choosing the best firm is in the questions you ask.

cannabis industry

Michigan Medical Marijuana Market Could Reach $3 Billion in Sales

The Wolverine state continues to lead the pack in the Midwest.

For Veterans, the Potential of Plant Medicine Is 'Limitless'

An interview with US Army veteran and IHeartJane CEO Socrates Rosenfeld.

"Everything Costs More on the Inside:" Meet the Women Fighting for Pot Prisoners

"Eventually, we would like to send every prisoner $500 a month and give them a few grand when they get released, so they have a cushion while they look for work. No one should ever go to jail for weed. It's a no-brainer." 

Dramatic Times Create Change For A Healer - Q&A With Me Fuimanono-Poe

"Here in Hawaii, Black and Brown men and women face an oppressive justice system and are incarcerated at higher rates than white individuals for the same crimes," says the Malie Cannabis Clinic's Me Fuimanono-Poe.
By Javier Hasse
From retailers to growers, producers, and suppliers, there’s a seemingly never-ending list of startup opportunities in this emerging market. In Start Your Own Cannabis Business, marijuana, biotech, and entrepreneurship reporter Javier Hasse introduces forward-thinking entrepreneurs like you to the industry and shares hard-earned tips and success stories from pioneers and visionaries in the marijuana industry.
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