Starting a Business

Packaging

A Comprehensive Guide to Packaging Concentrates

From oils to shatter, these are the best ways to display your concentrate product.
hemp

CBD Is Just the Beginning of the Limitless Opportunities of Legal Hemp

Everybody is excited about CBD now but the potential of hemp as a basic material is immense over the long term.
CBD

9 Money-Saving Tips for Starting Your Own CBD Company

It may be tempting to rush into the CBD market before it's too late, but follow these guidelines if you want to start with a splash not a splat.
Women In Green

30-Hour Work Week? It's Been the Secret to Her Startup's Success.

Jessica Billingsley wanted to hire talented female employees, so she made them an offer they couldn't refuse.
Starting a Business

Eileen Gordon Turned a Good Old-Fashioned Barnraiser Into a Growing Startup

During a visit to a local ranch, Eileen had an "aha!" moment: There was a big need for a modern-day version of the barnraiser.
Leadership

This Military Vet Is Remaking The Cannabis Security Guard Industry

He was once a former soldier in search of a new mission. Then he used his military smarts to create a security company that protects cannabis companies -- without intimidating customers.
Raising Money

6 Proven Ways to Win a Cannabusiness Pitch Contest

An insider's guide to what works and what fails when presenting your company to potential investors.
Edibles

5 Valuable Things To Know Before Digging Into the Edibles and Beverage Biz

Selling cannabis-infused delicacies comes with some unique challanges
Cannabis

Dear Cannabis Entrepreneurs: Enjoy Ruling Your Small Pond While You Can

Nobody in the cannabis business likes federal prohibition but when it ends they will all find themselves in competition with global corporations that are already preparing to enter the market.
CBD

5 Keys to Choosing the Best CBD Distributor

Not all wholesale CBD companies are created equal. Before partnering up, look for these factors.
Cannabis

LucidMood's Great Trick: Selling Cannabis to People Who Don't Like Feeling High

Startup LucidMood sells low-potency vaping products. But before winning over consumers, it had to win over a very skeptical group: budtenders.
Innovation

The Next Big Thing in Cannabis? Terpenes

The future of the industry is all in the nose.
Cannabis jobs

From Fighting Terrorists in Syria to Delivering Sativa in Michigan

Michigan law requires "secure transport" of marijuana. Combat veterans are a perfect fit.
Data Analysis

The 3 Data Sets Essential to Establishing Your Cannabis Brand

A lot of people want a foothold in the cannabis business. Knowing the market and your competition is essential.
Media Companies

She Was the First Finance Journalist to Cover Cannabis, Now She Owns the Industry's Main Finance News Site

The next first she wants is to report news from inside the stock exchanges like every other legitimate news site.