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

Cannabis Industry is Friendly to Females

Marijuana Business Daily reports this October that the percentage of women executives in the cannabis industry is far higher than in all U.S. businesses as a whole. About 36...
- October 19th, 2015 at 12:36 pm

Cannabis Trading Exchange Seed CX Scores Funding

  Seed CX is currently raising capital to fund the development of its cannabis derivatives trading platform.  It applied to the CFTC this summer and intends to trade hemp...
- October 19th, 2015 at 8:51 am

Canada Could Legalize Cannabis

Canada has a legal medical cannabis program that launched in early 2014, but the federal elections on 10/19 could lead to the country becoming among the first major nations to...
- October 18th, 2015 at 12:34 pm

LEDs Emerge in Cannabis Production

A few years out of graduate school in botany, Paul Gray found himself tinkering with the lights for growing Green Crack. Yeah, that Green Crack: the strain of weed so...
- October 17th, 2015 at 4:24 pm

Front Runner's Washington Cannabis Retail Report

Front Runner, the business intelligence software from Washington-based Tetratrak, has all sorts of great data that is incorporated into this report. Here is an excerpt from the report, which discusses...
- October 16th, 2015 at 6:53 pm

ebbu Creates Predictable Cannabis Products

Amazon’s Jeff Bezos suggests that a brand is for a company like a reputation for a person, “You earn a reputation by trying to do hard things well.” Committing to doing...
- October 16th, 2015 at 3:30 pm

Cannabis Prices Decline in Colorado and Washington

Each week, New Leaf Data Services publishes a weekly assessment of cannabis prices by evaluating the legal prices  for a standardized potency across a variety of markets.  From an...
- October 16th, 2015 at 2:59 pm

The Cannabist Will Honor Colorado Cannabis Businesses

The Denver Post’s cannabis-focused media property, The Cannabist, will present its inaugural Cannabist Business Awards in December, with a goal to “recognize businesses that are excelling Colorado’s marijuana industry and...
- October 16th, 2015 at 12:48 pm

The Story Behind mg Magazine

Tim Strombel of Cashinbis interviewed Farley Cahen, Chief Revenue Officer of mg Magazine, at the recent Cannabis World Congress and Business Expo in Los Angeles.  The magazine, which just...
- October 16th, 2015 at 8:39 am