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Cannabusiness

Power Players: Dutchie CEO Ross Lipson on the Future of Online Ordering

"We grew over 700 percent in order volume through the pandemic, and had a huge adoption of retailers showing interest and wanting to sign onto our platform," Dutchie CEO Ross Lipson says.
Entrepreneurs

'Trust Your Gut, Do Your Due Diligence '- Q&A With Eossi Beauty Founders

"We've barely scratched the surface of what the hemp plant can do," said Shannon Kaygi and Rochonne Sanchez, co-founders of Eossi Beauty.
Equity

Barriers Prevent The Cannabis Industry From Being Inclusive

Minority business leaders say there are significant barriers in critical institutions that keep many from becoming significant players in the space. 
Industry Research

Why The Cannabis Industry Needs Accessible Research - Q&A with Maha Haq

"As a first-generation American, discussing cannabis is difficult to navigate among the two communities I am part of," says Maha Haq. "But with new research and education, acceptance will inevitably follow."
Consultants and Advisors

8 Questions To Ask Before Hiring A Consultant

"It's important to honestly assess your business - recognize its strengths, weaknesses, and consider your short-term and long-term goals. Why are you in this business? What is your mission," ask Emma Chasen and Matt Taylor.
Entrepreneurs

'Brands Are Investing In Technology' - Q&A With Richard Huang

In this series, Ophelia Chong, co-founder of Asian Americans for Cannabis Education, mines critical advice from the most powerful Asian American entrepreneurs in the cannabis space today.
CBD Time

It's High Time To Clean Up The CBD Industry

More than half the CBD products tested by the FDA were inaccurately labeled, in many cases containing significantly more or less CBD than indicated on the packaging.
Entrepreneurs

Cannabis Legalization Brings 'Radical Transformation' - Q&A With Steven Hawkins

Marijuana Policy Project's Steven Hawkins, who has held senior roles at Amnesty International and the NAACP, emphasizes legalization as a "civil rights issue."
Celebrities

The Mountain From 'Game Of Thrones' And NFL's James Harrison Team Up To Launch CBD Brand

The brand is called Champions + Legends and is targeted for people with active lifestyles.
Entrepreneurs

Bridging Cultures and Industries - Q&A with Stillwater Brand's Nikki Kujawski

In this series, Ophelia Chong, co-founder of Asian Americans for Cannabis Education, mines critical advice from the most powerful Asian American entrepreneurs in the cannabis space today.
Q&As

Cannabis Lawyer Bob Hoban: Fortune 500 Companies Fear Missing Out On Weed Boom

A prominent attorney discusses how major corporations view the marijuana industry.
Inclusion

Accountability List Calls For Racial Corporate Responsibility In Cannabis And Hemp

Cannaclusive's Accountability List offers consumers and entrepreneurs a comprehensive look at racial justice initiatives from companies posting on social media, behavior, and action.
Entrepreneurs

For Fashion Sage Turned Cannabis Farmer, A Tough Battle With Prohibitionists

Sara Rotman founded the largest woman-owned commercial outdoor cannabis farm in California. Now, Nimbys are fighting Sara and a local government ordinance to shut down legal cannabis in the area through an endless appeals process.
Research

How Cannabis Can Help You Cope With Insomnia During The Pandemic

Anecdotal and scientific evidence suggests that marijuana can help people cope with acute insomnia.
Entrepreneurs

'Breaking The Cannabis Stigma' - Q&A With Neil Chau of Trym

"My passion is breaking the stigma that cannabis has by inspiring and educating future generations," says Neil Chau, Head of Partnerships at Trym.