Congress just reached an agreement on proposed legislation that could make hemp legal to grow in the United States for the first time in nearly a century. Hemp may be derived from the same plant as marijuana, but it doesn’t make anyone high and is commonly used in food, fuel, and bracelets. The new legislation officially acknowledges the difference between the two.
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Marijuana Retail Report has published their Fall/Winter 2018 Tech Report, keeping you up-to-date with technology and retail services for the cannabis industry. In this special report, MRR takes an in-depth look at tech trends and solutions helping retailers grow their businesses.
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The Garden State has moved one step closer to cannabis legalization. Here are 11 things you need to know about the bill and how it will affect New Jersey’s current medical cannabis program
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Medical marijuana sales in Maryland are surpassing a previous forecast and could reach $100 million this year.
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The long wait for recreational marijuana sales to begin in Massachusetts is almost over with the first commercial pot shops set to open on Tuesday.
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A busy week in the cannabis industry just wrapped up with the wildly successful MJBizCon in Las Vegas coming to an end. Catch up on other industry news here: http://bit.ly/2OOdlsH
Of the myriad decisions entrepreneurs make as they grow their marijuana companies, few are more critical to a business’ financial future than the legal structure chosen at the get-go.
From taxes to raising money to a founder’s personal liabilities, the structure of a company can make or break its chances for success.
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Cannabis businesses and advocates are celebrating the forced resignation of famously anti-marijuana Attorney General Jeff Sessions. Stocks are up for marijuana companies, especially because Sessions’ ousting comes after three states voted to ease restrictions on the drug in this week’s midterm elections. Will the relief be short-lived? The next few months will be crucial in the future of cannabis laws in the U.S. for years to come.
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Marijuana Business Magazine shares some great tips on how to comply with customer and patient sales limits by using technology.
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Congratulations to Michigan, Missouri and Utah for taking big steps to end cannabis prohibition!
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