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Coronavirus

4/20 Goes Virtual: The High Holiday Brings Cannabis Events To Your Home

Events celebrating the most well-known cannabis holiday are getting canceled left and right, forcing brands to get creative and reach their audience in a variety of digital platforms.
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.
Coronavirus

Will COVID-19 Spark The Rise Of Marijuana Home Grows?

While some medical marijuana states allow home cultivation, others do not, potentially harming lives during the coronavirus outbreak.
Technology

Technologies From The Cannabis Sector May Help Fight COVID-19

Across the globe, companies are racing to develop a cure for COVID-19. Technology from the cannabis industry could be useful in creating a vaccine or oral treatment.
Coronavirus

Evidence Suggests CBD, Cannabis Won't Kill Coronavirus Nor Cure COVID-19

No substantial scientific evidence currently exists that proves marijuana will reverse the effects of the coronavirus.
Coronavirus

Coronavirus Crisis: Some Cannabis Businesses Are Hiring, While Others Consider Layoffs

"People are consuming a lot of cannabis right now," NewTropic CEO Alex Rowland said.
Coronavirus

Cannabis And Coronavirus: Guide to Staying In And Social Distancing

How can you avoid transmitting the virus, and what should you do if you become so bored that watching paint dry sounds like top-notch entertainment?
Coronavirus

Could The Coronavirus Outbreak Delay Marijuana Legalization?

Coronavirus COVID-19 already has caused a number of state legislatures to temporarily shut down, including ones on the East Coast that were weighing recreational marijuana legalization measures.
Coronavirus

As Cities Declare Cannabis An 'Essential Business,' Here's How Businesses Are Rallying To Help Customers

Dispensaries in California are coming together and seeing unprecedented growth amid the coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic.
Coronavirus

Marijuana And Liquor Sales Rise As Americans Self-Isolate From Coronavirus

Americans have included marijuana and liquor as an essential good to have during the coronavirus outbreak.
Coronavirus

5 Inspiring Ways Cannabis Companies Are Helping During The COVID-19 Pandemic

From reserving hours for the senior community to offering food banks for kids without lunches, here's how the cannabis community of entrepreneurs are helping during the coronavirus pandemic.
Coronavirus

Don't Forget To Include Hemp In The Senate's $1 Trillion COVID-19 Stimulus Package

A letter to Mitch McConnell: Hemp deserves a place in the United State's coronavirus stimulus package.
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

3 Ways To Share Cannabis Without Transmitting The Coronavirus

The outbreak of COVID-19 demands special attention from all members of society in order to mitigate the spread of the disease.