5 Things to Know Before You Start a CBD Business

Cannabidiol (CBD) has become a top-rated product in the health and wellness industry. It is a completely natural plant extract that comes from the cannabis plant. Taking CBD can treat, control, and maintain a...
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6 Questions With Dr. Stuart Titus

A bond trader on Wall Street for 11 years, Dr. Stuart W. Titus went from investing in Medical Marijuana Inc. (MJNA), the first publicly held company vested in medical marijuana and industrial hemp, to becoming...

Utah Governor Candidate Mike Weinholtz Wants Drug Reform After Wife’s Marijuana Arrest

SALT LAKE CITY — Hours after his wife pleaded guilty to misdemeanor pot-possession charges connected with two pounds of the drug found at their house, Utah's Democratic candidate for governor pushed Tuesday for the...

10 Cannabis Startups You Should Know About

Long gone are the scary days of Reefer Madness and an insurmountable societal fear of cannabis. CNN's Sanjay Gupta recently blew up a 70-year myth about the enigmatic herb, confirming its medicinal properties. This, while some...

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...