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Your Stake in the $22 Billion Dollar Cannabis Industry

Your Stake in the $22 Billion Dollar Cannabis Industry

Is now the right time to invest in the Cannabis Industry? As of this year, cannabis is legal in 29 states plus the District of Columbia, and the number is rising. The Cannabis Stock Index is up 26.4% month-to-date. ~30,000 new cannabis companies have entered the space this year. There is a noticeable trend here that seems to be pointing […]

October 19, 2017 · 0 comments · Feature Article, investing
Oregon Distributes $85 Million in Legal Cannabis Tax Revenue

Oregon Distributes $85 Million in Legal Cannabis Tax Revenue

Oregon is reaping the green benefits of its legal weed industry to the tune of a cool $85 million. Having legalized marijuana in 2014, Oregon has finally begun to distribute the tax dollars that the state has collected, after a two-year wait. Wait, What Took Oregon So Long To Distribute Its Legal Cannabis Tax Revenue? The reason is that the Oregon Liquor […]

October 19, 2017 · 0 comments · Feature Article, investing
Zenapay Latest PoS Bitcoin Solution to Enter Projected $50 Billion Cannabis Market

Zenapay Latest PoS Bitcoin Solution to Enter Projected $50 Billion Cannabis Market

US cash-intensive cannabis businesses (420s) are looking for ways to meet customer demand while struggling under federal prohibition. Cryptocurrencies are increasing in popularity with 420s, and now Zenapay is entering the market with its own bitcoin solution. Also read: Indospace Allows Cannabis Merchants to Accept Bitcoin Effortlessly Cannabis Cash The US states comprising its contiguous west, if outliers include Alaska and […]

October 19, 2017 · 0 comments · Feature Article, investing
Online Headshop “Smoking Outlet” Offers Same Day Delivery of Water Pipes

Online Headshop “Smoking Outlet” Offers Same Day Delivery of Water Pipes

FEDERAL WAY, Wa., September 19 — Smoking Outlet is changing the way smokers of legal marijuana in Seattle and Tacoma buy their water pipes. The online headshop, based in Federal Way, is one of the first companies in the nation to offer same day delivery of water pipes to customers. Online shoppers in the greater Seattle and Tacoma areas looking to […]

October 13, 2017 · 0 comments · Feature Article
Investing in Cannabis? Consider Going Global With Canadian Companies

Investing in Cannabis? Consider Going Global With Canadian Companies

With so many American states legalizing medical and adult-use cannabis, it’s no surprise that entrepreneurs are joining the rapidly growing industry. Federal illegality, though, makes it tough for these pioneers and their investors to make money. Canadian cannabis companies are active on five continents, so investors may participate globally without leaving Canadian securities. Scaling a business that’s prohibited from selling […]

October 12, 2017 · 0 comments · Feature Article
CANADA Canada’s Largest Cannabis Producer Is Doubling in Size

CANADA Canada’s Largest Cannabis Producer Is Doubling in Size

Canada’s largest licensed cannabis producer is about to get even bigger. On Wednesday, Canopy Growth Corp. announced that it will develop up to 3 million square feet of additional greenhouse capacity in British Columbia. The move, part of a newly announced joint venture with a large-scale British Columbia-based greenhouse operator to form BC Tweed Joint Venture Inc., will more than […]

October 12, 2017 · 0 comments · Feature Article
PACKAGING INDUSTRY EYES THE FUTURE OF CANNABIS PRODUCTS PACKAGING

PACKAGING INDUSTRY EYES THE FUTURE OF CANNABIS PRODUCTS PACKAGING

Packaging has been a challenge for cannabis companies eager to get their products on the market while adhering to regulations. That’s why “medical marijuana was one of the hot topics at the recent PACK EXPO Las Vegas/Healthcare Packaging EXPO,” according to Packaging World. At the expo, Presto Products Co.’s Todd Meussling gave an interview on opportunities for packaging companies to work […]

October 12, 2017 · 0 comments · Feature Article
Are You Ready to Rock Recreational Marijuana?

Are You Ready to Rock Recreational Marijuana?

As recreational marijuana markets roll out, how will the Green Rush change retail? Those not lucky enough to be there in person saw the media reports: On July 1, 2017, the first day of recreational cannabis sales in Nevada, long lines of eager, excited customers waited at dispensaries under the blazing desert sun. Dispensaries opened at midnight to celebrate the […]

October 12, 2017 · 0 comments · Feature Article
CBD: The Wide-Ranging Healing Powers of an MJ Component

CBD: The Wide-Ranging Healing Powers of an MJ Component

Much of the talk about medical and recreational marijuana involves forms of TetraHydroCannabinol, more commonly known as THC. THC is the psychoactive constituent of the cannabis plant, meaning that the “high” associated with marijuana use is due to THC. However, there’s another component to the cannabis plant that has gotten much less press, but its range of uses far exceeds those of […]

October 4, 2017 · 0 comments · Feature Article
Cost of Cannabis Regulation Too High for California Growers?

Cost of Cannabis Regulation Too High for California Growers?

The world is watching as California comes into the main fold this next year with a full adult legalization policy. The enormity of the market, matched with global regional brand recognition, and California’s propensity for bureaucracy make an interesting confluence for cannabis. Farmers have been operating, some for decades, in remote corners of northern California. Some farmers have been operating […]

September 20, 2017 · 0 comments · Feature Article