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Holidays

Kiss Me, I'm Highrish: A Guide to St. Patrick's Day Drinking

Here are some ideas for pairing cannabis strains with beer and other ways to consume on St. Patrick's Day
Coronavirus

Coronavirus Adds Financial Pressures To Cannabis Industry, Openings For Investors

"Even though asset prices are contracting, demand is not, and that is a beautiful equation," Emily Paxhia says.
Cannabusiness

The Hottest Cannabis Brands Of The Week (3/6-3/13)

Discover the most influential brands in the cannabis industry with Pioneer Intelligence's marketing analytics platform.
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.
Hemp Nation

Three Exciting Trends Transforming The Hemp Business

Sustainability, refocused farmers, and new finance products will make a huge impact.
CBD

10 CBD Products That Will Get You Through The Day

Back to school? Back to work? We get by with a little help from our cannabinoid friends.
Cannabusiness

At Long Last, Are Recreational Dispensaries Finally Opening In Maine?

Maine lawmakers are still working out details of the system, but it looks likely that state residents who voted for legal adult-use cannabis in 2016 may finally get the chance to buy some.
Cannabusiness

Utah Takes First Steps Into Medical Cannabis Marketplace: 'They Saw The Will Of Their Citizens'

Spending in Utah's new medical marijuana market could reach $84 million by 2024.
Opinion

How Hollyweed Is Helping Push Cannabis Forward

As more and more celebrities compete in the cannabis business, all entrepreneurs should roll out the red carpet.
Cannabusiness

The Marijuana Industry Already Employs A Quarter Million Workers

Massachusetts, Illinois, and Oklahoma are leading the way on marijuana job expansion, a comprehensive jobs report from Leafly found.
Research

Could Cannabis Beat Big Pharma To An Alzheimer's Cure? Here's What The Research Says

Life for Alzheimer's patients may be forever changed, thanks to mounting research on cannabinoids and their effect on the brain.
Coronavirus

In Wake Of Coronavirus, Cannabis Companies Look For Packaging Outside Of China

"This entire debacle has forced us to start leveraging relationships in Mexico and India," CEO of Wick & Mortar Jared Mirsky said.
Store Tour

Boston Opens Up Its First Pot Shop

As the city's first recreational marijuana dispensary opens it doors, who should be its first customer? Peter Tosh's daughter.
Coronavirus

SXSW And Other Cannabis Events Are Cancelled Due To Coronavirus

South by Southwest's cannabis track included many big name speakers and brands.
Hemp Nation

Watch Hemp Launch Into Space Tonight On A SpaceX Rocket

The cargo flight will deliver plant cultures to the International Space Station for testing under zero gravity conditions.