Javier Hasse

Javier Hasse

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cannabis, biotech and entrepreneurship reporter

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Demographics

'Microdosing Moms' and 'Divorced Dads' Emerge Among Cannabis Consumers

Thanks to legalization and the ability to consume discretely by vaping or snacking on edibles, ever more adults are using cannabis.
CBD

The DEA Actually Didn't Reschedule CBD: Industry Insiders Explain What Epidiolex's Reclassification Really Means

For decades the DEA has insisted nothing derived from cannabis has any legitimate use. Epidiolex is the first exemption that many believe will lead to a new rule.
Cannabis

Report: Sales of Cannabis Concentrates Expected to Triple to $8.5B by 2022

Concentrates, already nearly a $3B market, appeal to people who are curious about cannabis but would never dream of smoking.
Retail Businesses

Meet the Entrepreneur Selling Weed In Non-Cannabis Stores Across Europe

A regulatory quirk opened the door and, inevitably, an entrepreneur stepped in.
Medical Marijuana

This South Pacific Country Is Sponsoring Research Seeking a Cannabis Treatment for Diabetes

Vanuatu, suffering a diabetes rate far higher than the world average, is hopeful locally grown marijuana can help.
CBD

Report: CBD Market To Hit $22 Billion By 2022

Sales of the hemp-based compound will surpass those of legal cannabis.
C-Suite

Exclusive: Former MTV and Conde Nast Exec Takes Cannabis CEO Role

The influx of top business talent is perhaps the clearest sign that cannabis is growing into a major industry.
You're Hired!

7 Hottest Jobs in the Cannabis Industry Right Now

New survey reveal who's getting hired and what they're getting paid.
Women In Green

This Cannabis Business Accelerator Puts the Pedal to the Metal for Women

The Inititative aims to empower women and marginalized communities to succeed in the industry.
Startup Funding

Nasdaq-Traded Co. CFO Tahira Rehmatullah Shares Advice for Cannabis Startups

Should entrepreneurs fundraise, bootstrap or go the crowdfunding route?
Start Your Own Cannabis Business

Navigating the Top 3 Post-Startup Challenges for Cannabis Businesses

Staying compliant with ever-shifting regulations is a real challenge in the legal marijuana business.
Marketing

The Particulars of Marketing Your Cannabis Business: Experts Share Their Secrets

Marketing is never easy but cannabis marketing is uniquely challenging.
IPOs

Unwelcome by Wall Street, Another U.S. Cannabis Company Goes North

Acreage Holdings is the latest company poised to pursue an RTO in the Canadian stock market.
Cannabis

This 23-Year-Old Native American Is Boosting Tribal Cannabiz

Legal marijuana offers an opportunity for economic and cultural revival for Native American tribes.
Women In Green

She Wants to Change the Face of the Industry

Despite the fact that African-American entrepreneurs are woefully under-represented in the cannabis industry, Marvina Thomas is turning the tide.