Latest cannabis industry news

Reconnect With Cannabis in Amsterdam- the Cannabis Capital
Do you want to be a better budtender? Then go to Amsterdam.
Aug 11, 2017 12:25 PM
The Weed Blog
Should California Create a State-Owned Public Bank to Serve the Cannabis Industry?
Government, financial and marijuana business leaders spent five hours Thursday in a far-from-resolved debate over whether a state-run bank could be the solution to the cannabis industry’s banking problem.
Aug 11, 2017 11:55 AM
The Cannifornian
Retail Store Claims to Be First in England to Sell CBD Products
A CBD store opened this week in the United Kingdom, and its owner says the retail shop is the first of its kind in England.
Aug 11, 2017 11:45 AM
Marijuana Business Daily
Colorado Marijuana Sales Top $750 Million at 2017 Midpoint
Covering both medical and adult-use markets, Colorado marijuana sales through June 2017 are up 25.7 percent compared to the first half of 2016.
Aug 11, 2017 11:35 AM
The Denver Post
Nevada Regulators Could Scrap Home Cannabis Delivery
Home cannabis delivery has been allowed since the state's adult-use cannabis market launched July 1. But all that could change in January.
Aug 11, 2017 11:25 AM
Florida Has Now Licensed 11 Medical Marijuana Centers
Florida's Department of Health has licensed two additional medical marijuana treatment centers, bringing the total licenses to 11, with 6 more to be added.
Aug 11, 2017 11:05 AM
The Cannabist
Florida Bank Begins to Work With Medical Marijuana Companies
A Florida bank has recently started offering its services to cannabis businesses. First Green Bank located in Orlando has opened its accounts to Florida’s six licensed medical cannabis producers, The Palm Beach Post reported.
Aug 11, 2017 10:45 AM
Applications Open for Canadian Marijuana Business Accelerator
Budding cannabis entrepreneurs in Canada have a new resource to help get their businesses launched, thanks to some established players in the nation’s marijuana industry.
Aug 11, 2017 10:25 AM
Marijuana Business Daily
BCC Engages MJardin to Help Scale Cannabis Cultivation and Processing
BCC and MJardin Enter into Strategic Partnership for U.S. Cannabis Expansion Partnership to expand operational capacity and grow profit margins
Aug 11, 2017 10:15 AM
New Cannabis Ventures
Aphria to Launch Tokyo Smoke Strains
Tokyo Smoke partners with Aphria to launch medical cannabis
Aug 11, 2017 10:05 AM
New Cannabis Ventures
How to Measure Cannabis Extraction Efficiency
The extraction process in the cannabis industry is common, but often misunderstood, especially when it comes to “the numbers.”
Aug 11, 2017 9:55 AM
New Cannabis Ventures
2 More Medical Marijuana Licenses Awarded in Florida
Florida's Department of Health has licensed two additional medical marijuana treatment centers.
Aug 11, 2017 9:05 AM
The Washington Times
Should Dispensaries Allow Cannabis Use on the Job?
What are the pros and cons of allowing dispensary employees to consume cannabis before, during, or after work hours?
Aug 10, 2017 12:25 PM
Why Cannabis Businesses Should Support Advertising Restrictions
Put simply, advertising responsibly isn’t just the right thing to do, it’s also a business imperative.
Aug 10, 2017 11:55 AM
New Cannabis Ventures
Cannabis POS Provider Green Bits Raises $2.2 Million to Expand Geographically
Proceeds to accelerate sales, customer support and product development as the company expands into new geographic markets, including California, Maryland and Nevada.
Aug 10, 2017 9:55 AM
New Cannabis Ventures
MedReleaf Joins List of Canadian Medical Marijuana Exporters
MedReleaf has joined a growing list of Canadian licensed producers exporting medicinal flower and oil products overseas.
Aug 10, 2017 9:35 AM
Marijuana Business Daily
North Dakota Seeks Medical Cannabis Testing Lab
North Dakota is in the market for a testing laboratory for its nascent medical marijuana program.
Aug 9, 2017 11:55 AM
Marijuana Business Daily
Vaping Is Taking over in Legal Marijuana States
This tiny combination of plastic, glass, and metal is a disposable cannabis oil cartridge. It costs anywhere from $30 to $70 (depending on the oil inside), is easily carried in your pocket, and produces little-to-no smell when consumed.
Aug 9, 2017 11:45 AM
Business Insider
BudBot Debuts Robotic Cannabis Packaging Machine
BudBot announced the release of its robotic cannabis packaging machine that will increase productivity up to two hundred percent.
Aug 9, 2017 11:35 AM
New Cannabis Ventures
Leaf Forward Launches First Canadian Cannabis Accelerator
Representatives of Canopy Growth Corp, Cannabis Wheaton and Ample Organics to mentor next wave of cannabis entrepreneurs and innovators
Aug 9, 2017 11:25 AM
New Cannabis Ventures