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cannabis industry

Which Big Consumer Product Companies Really Are Entering the Cannabis Industry?

Not all of hype about mammoth companies staking corners in the cannabis market is accurate but the trend is clear.
Trends

Baby Boomers Smoking Reefer in Record Amounts

A new study shows that legalization has caused many former flower children to re-discover the flower.
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.
Marijuana

The Venerable Joint Has a Long History and a Bright Pre-Rolled Future

Humans have been smoking marijuana in pipes for millennia. Twisting it up in paper was a big innovation in the 1850s.
Cannabis

Is Canndescent Paving the Way For the Future of the Cannabis Industry?

Luxury brands and branding indicate an upscale future for marijuana.
week in weed

This Week in Weed: Canada 'Okays' Public Smoking!

Ontario loosens up consumption laws, a lobster pound is in hot water, and pro-pot political candidates.
Medical Marijuana

DEA Moves Some CBD Medicines off Schedule 1

Though a limited expansion of cannabis access it is a significant time DEA has removed cannabis in any from Schedule 1.
Election 2018

Who Are the Pro-Pot Candidates on the Ballot?

Some are for legalization, some are for easing restrictions. All are for changing the status quo.
Employment

Report: Booming Cannabis Industry to More Than Double Employment Within a Year

Legal marijuana is creating a vast number of new, well-paying jobs with no sign the growth will slow any time soon.
Innovation

The Next Big Thing in Cannabis? Terpenes

The future of the industry is all in the nose.
Packaging

6 Packaging Tricks To Make Your Cannabis Product Stand Out

With the market flooded with products, here are some opportunities to make a good impression.
Legal Marijuana

Wisconsin Cities and Counties Seek Voter Opinion on Marijuana This November

Legal marijuana began on the coasts but shows every sign of taking root in the heartland.
Trending Now

3 Hottest Cannabis Trends in California

These industry crazes have the West Coast buzzing. Can the rest of the legal world be far behind?
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.
week in weed

This Week in Weed: Coca Cola Considers Cannabis!

Coca-Cola considers entering Cannabis, the NYPD is still making arrests, and South Africa makes history