Marketing Marijuana to Moms

The Economist made the case for marketers of marijuana to court the demographic of mothers, who, not surprisingly, don’t respond well to the traditional appeals.  The article discusses some...
- October 22nd, 2015 at 1:45 am

Fact-Checking Oregon's $11mm in Cannabis Sales

It was universally accepted and widely reported that Oregon dispensaries generated $11mm sales in the first week of legal recreational sales, but it turns out that this was an...
- October 21st, 2015 at 11:25 pm

9 Potential Billion-Dollar Cannabis Companies

Chicago Inno, a division of Streetwise Media, published a piece that speculates on which cannabis company might be the first to be worth $1 billion. The industry is so...
- October 21st, 2015 at 7:07 pm

Canada's Mail-Order Marijuana Only Could End

Following Monday’s win by Justin Trudeau and the Liberal Party in Canada, which has pledged to legalize cannabis for adult-use in the country that already has a federally legal medical cannabis...
- October 21st, 2015 at 7:47 am

The Factory Sells Cannabis by the Can

  The Factory sells cannabis in little, opaque cans that resemble those used to package dipping tobacco. Co-owner Kendall Jorgensen, who was a Southern Oregon craft medical-marijuana grower, claims...
- October 20th, 2015 at 10:06 pm

Medical Marijuana Attorney Douglas Hiatt Sues Seattle

Columbia City Holistic Health filed suit at the end of September alleging that the city’s taxing and regulation of medical marijuana businesses — as well requiring them to obtain...
- October 20th, 2015 at 5:55 pm

Portland's Pure Green Plans to Expand its Cannabis Operations

Cannabis Business Executive profiled an Oregon-based dispensary, Pure Green, run by husband-and-wife team, Matt and Meghan Walstatter.  The story details their personal connection to cannabis as medicine, some of...
- October 20th, 2015 at 4:28 pm

Canadian Cannabis Producer Hydropothecary Sells to Public Company

In a first-of-its-kind type of transaction, a U.S. publicly-traded company has acquired a Canadian licensed producer of cannabis, Hydropothecary, on the morning after the change in the government leadership that suggests the...
- October 20th, 2015 at 10:17 am