New IRS Audits In Colorado Have Cannabis Companies Worried

By John Schroyer The Internal Revenue Service has begun probing the large cash transactions of dozens of Colorado marijuana companies, sparking uncertainty and unease among cannabis entrepreneurs. The audits – focusing on Form 8300 – have...

New York Private-Equity Firm Raised 93 Million to Invest in the Legal Marijuana Industry

Tuatara Capital has raised a $93 million fund to invest exclusively in the legal marijuana industry, The Wall Street Journal reported. Two of Tuatara's principals, Al Foreman and Mark Zittman, believe that it's the largest...

San Diego Police Releases Mouth Swabs To Detect Drivers High On Marijuana

A major concern of police about state laws legalizing marijuana has been how to detect when motorists may be driving under the influence of pot — or other drugs. Now, San Diego police are...

Mobile Marketing and the Future of E-Commerce for Cannabis Industry

Do you have a local cannabis business? Want an effective way to market to people who are near you? Read on… The Importance of Mobile In 2017, every cannabis business should focus on mobile, especially businesses with physical locations...

Hawaii Looks to Replace the Term ‘Marijuana’ with ‘Cannabis’

HILO — A bill to replace the term “medical marijuana” with “medical cannabis” in state law is moving through the Legislature, though most other marijuana-related measures have died. Senate Bill 786, introduced by state Sen....
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The Definitive Guide To Marketing Your Cannabis Business On Instagram

Instagram has become the hottest social media brand in the world — and it’s only been around for six years. Instagram is second to Facebook with 400 million monthly active users, and 77% of...
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Interview with Christopher Coggan on California’s Proposed Cannabis Regulations

Earlier in our article "Proposed Medical Cannabis Regulations", we outlined the basics of the California Department of Public Health’s upcoming proposed regulations for the state cannabis industry. These regulations cover manufacturing and licensing processes for...
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Proposed Medical Cannabis Regulations

By B.G. Barns In the end of April 2017, the California Department of Public Health released a proposal for medical cannabis manufacturing regulations. This proposal follows California’s recent decision to legalize marijuana, and they are...
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Cannabis Empowering Women Professionally

It's a Woman's Cannabis World Women occupy 63 percent of executive positions in cannabis testing labs, according to a recent survey conducted by Marijuana Business Daily. Industrywide, it's 36 percent of all legal-marijuana executive positions. If that...
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Holograms on Packaging Can Interact with Cannabis

Holograms have become the product of choice for branding and visual authentication. Used to define the DOVID (Diffractive Optically Variable Imaging Device) standard used by the U.S. Government, holograms offer incomparable visual authentication to...