A small California bank’s merger application could force the FDIC to take a firmer stand on marijuana banking.
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The two day democratic debates start tonight. Find out who is for and against federal cannabis legalization as presented by Leafly.
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The investment climate has changed so much so fast that Marijuana Business Magazine took a deep dive into the topic, seeking insights from cannabis entrepreneurs involved in successful raises, other industry insiders and investors about raising MJ money in 2019 and the future.
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Marijuana Retail Report details how the STATES Act may change the cannabis industry if it passes in their most recent Special Report.
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Click the link below to find out the three unlikely states that are trying to legalize marijuana in 2020.
Designing an effective marketing plan for your dispensary requires something more than just a strategy, it requires tracking and monitoring the progress of your initiatives. Most businesses often measure success strictly by looking at incoming sales, but you are about to learn why that is a common mistake and how to look at the bigger picture at all your KPI’s, key performance indicators. The following are signs you want to monitor in your dispensaries marketing plan – We are breaking down 53+ KPI’s into seven main categories: website, Google, social media, paid, email, reputation, and finance.
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U.S. lawmakers are looking at easing restrictions on the cannabis industry’s access to mainstream banking services at a Senate hearing Tuesday, as momentum to reform federal marijuana laws builds in Congress.
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The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) said on Friday that it was “expediting” its efforts to develop rules for CBD and plans to issue a report on the department’s progress by early fall.
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More than half of all state legislatures considered legislation in 2019 to legalize the possession or use of marijuana, a new record that illustrates a normalization of an issue that lawmakers once saw as a third rail.
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Terpenes, terpenoids, terps. Whatever you call them, these compounds in cannabis that give it distinctive aromas and flavors are popping up in consumer products everywhere. In US states where medical and recreational cannabis is legal, companies are spiking tinctures, vaping oils, lotions, foods, and beverages with terpenes, along with cannabinoids like tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and cannabidiol (CBD). In other places, companies are marketing similar products minus the THC, with labels claiming “whole plant” medicine or “full spectrum” CBD.
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