Dough Delta 8 Disposables Available Now; Hemp Living Launches Industry-Changing Vape and Edibles Made Popular by Collaborations With Several Ground-Breaking Hip-Hop Artists

Hemp Living, a Wisconsin-based manufacturer and distributor of locally sourced, non-GMO, 100% organic hemp flower, announces an exciting opportunity working with Dough, one of the hottest Delta-8 brands in the Cannabis industry. As Dough’s exclusive master distributor in the Midwest, Hemp Living is proud to roll out Dough’s newest Delta-8 products, made famous by collaborations with several hip-hop artists … Read more

New Edible With 300mg of Hemp-Derived Delta-9 THC is Legal in Every State

Veteran-supporting cannabusiness Hometown Hero launches a chocolate rice crisp with 300mg of hemp-derived CBD and 300mg of hemp-derived Delta-9 THC.  Hometown Hero is pleased to announce the launch of its newest product: Select Spectrum Cocoa Squares. Cocoa Squares is the latest in the company’s line of Select Spectrum products, which feature a 1:1 ratio of hemp-derived CBD to … Read more

Hi5 Cannabis-Infused Beverages Will Be Available in Maine Beginning October 15

Hi5, a fast-acting cannabis infused seltzer brand by Theory Wellness, today announced that its full product line will be available in Maine exclusively at Theory Wellness retail locations beginning this Friday, Oct. 15. Hi5 has experienced rapid growth in Massachusetts with roughly three-quarters of a million cans sold since it was initially released in March … Read more

Nation’s Youngest Black Cannabis Dispensary Owner Celebrates One-Year Anniversary

On Oct. 15, 2021, Elev8 Cannabis celebrates its first anniversary, among many other milestones and achievements. Having opened its doors at the height of the pandemic, the Athol, Massachusetts, location is a testament and model for how social equity programs could help provide opportunities in the nation’s fastest-growing industry. With only $50,000 in startup capital, … Read more

Tommy Chong’s Cannabis Licensing Company Names New President

Chongson Inc., responsible for managing the Tommy Chong’s Cannabis brand, has named Jonathan Black as President, who holds a dual role as CEO of Cheech and Chong’s Cannabis Company.  “The timing and opportunity to lift the Tommy Chong Cannabis brand to the national market couldn’t be more perfect,” mentions Tommy Chong.  “Our strategy is to … Read more

The Massachusetts Recreational Consumer Council and Theory Wellness Are Partnering for an Expungement Event at Their Medical & Recreational Dispensary in Chicopee, MA

This year marks the 50th anniversary of the War on Drugs. Racial inequality has been a pervasive theme in these policies resulting in disproportionate persecution of minorities for decades. The “Reimagining Community Days” event seeks to bring transformative justice to those who have been affected by it most.  Today, in the Commonwealth, where cannabis is legal, … Read more

WholesomeCo First to Provide Instant Medical Card Verification for Medical Cannabis Patients

WholesomeCo is proud to be the first medical cannabis pharmacy in Utah to offer instant online medical card verification for medical cannabis patients. In November 2018, with a growing body of science and research on medical marijuana health benefits on their side, Utahns voted to make medical cannabis legal. While clearly an important step forward, … Read more

Cannoe Cannabis Opens Riverside Location

Cannoe — a curated cannabis shopping experience — opened their second Toronto location, in Riverside. Taking center stage in the grand opening activities this past weekend was the unveiling of a beautiful mural as part of a charitable project by indigenous artist QueRock. Also in store over the weekend were Madge and Mercer, Coterie Cannabis … Read more

Swiss Life Sciences Group Launches RawSwiss Lifestyle Brand

Swiss Life Sciences Group (SLSG) continues its expansion in the CBD marketplace and is proud to announce the launch of its RawSwiss CBD lifestyle brand. The Swiss Life Sciences Group’s scientific and compliance executive Julija Jacoline explains: “I have been working on the launch of these CBD oils for almost two years and am proud … Read more

How Shipping Delays Have Affected the Cannabis Industry

International shipments from China to the U.S. look very different today than five years ago. Historically, once products hit the customs ports in California, they are delivered within about 5-6 days. Now, due to the changing landscape of international freight, businesses are seeing deliveries take anywhere from 10-21 days for delivery once they hit the ports.  3Win, a leader in cannabis hardware, weighs … Read more