cannabis industry

Sales

Europe Sold 240 Million Euros Worth Of Cannabis In 2019, New Report Shows

Experts say Europe's legal medical cannabis market is still far from reaching its potential.
Taxes

Here's How Cannabis Companies Can Find Solutions To IRS Tax Code 280E

The legal cannabis industry in the U.S. has long contended it is unfairly burdened by IRC §280E's disallowance of deductions for ordinary and necessary business expenses.
Quality Assurance

How To Know If You're Buying High Quality Marijuana

When it comes to finding good quality marijuana flower, there's a lot more to focus on than just THC levels and strain.
Finance

Cannabis Companies Mostly Shut Out Of $2 Trillion Coronavirus Stimulus Package

The U.S. Congress and President Trump have barred state-legal marijuana businesses and most ancillary cannabis companies from receiving grants or low-interest loans through the newly enacted $2 trillion federal stimulus package.
Coronavirus

The Cannabis Industry Mourns Loss Of CBD Advocate Charlotte Figi

Inspiring child CBD advocate Charlotte Figi has passed away due to complications from coronavirus COVID-19. She was 13 years old.
CBD

Is CBD Retail 'Essential'? Shuttered Hemp Retailers Fight To Stay Open Alongside Grocery, Marijuana Stores

Hemp production has been classified as "essential" by the federal government during the coronavirus pandemic.
Coronavirus

Marijuana Dispensaries Should Stay Open As Long As Liquor Stores Do, Says AOC

"It doesn't seem consistent as to why a liquor store would be essential, but a dispensary wouldn't," Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez said.
Coronavirus

Cannabis Opportunity In The Time Of The Coronavirus

"What's important is that cannabis is considered a medicine, and people need access to the medicine during this time," said Chanda Macias.
Coronavirus

Why States Need To 'Flick The Legal Switch' On Cannabis Amid COVID-19

"There is now indisputable data that state legalization equals job creation and tax revenue," says David Hess of Tress Capital.
Coronavirus

Cannabis Companies Are Hiring, But Businesses Still Face Challenges.

While other industries are suffering losses during the unprecedented COVID-19 pandemic, cannabis has been deemed an "essential good". The industry is now hiring to meet a new type of demand.
NFL

NFL Players Will No Longer Face Suspension For Marijuana, But Do Still Face Fines

The new collective bargaining agreement approved by players allows them to use marijuana - but only if they are willing to pay for it when they get caught.
Coronavirus

Amid Coronavirus, Canadian Cannabis Stores See 'Unprecedented' Sales Surge

Cannabis stores in Ontario and Alberta reported "unprecedented demand" as the country hunkers down to fight a worsening coronavirus outbreak.
Coronavirus

Cannabis Sales Surge Over The Weekend As World Braces For Coronavirus

Recreational cannabis sales in Washington were up 33 percent on Sunday, while Ontario's sales were up a whopping 100 percent.
Coronavirus

Coronavirus Spikes Demand For Cannabis Delivery As People Stockpile Products

While the pandemic spreads, consumers are stockpiling products, staying at home, and using cannabis to cope.