December 2018

CBD curious? Then check out these CBD-based cocktails which are a great way to introduce people to the magic of this soothing cannabinoid. These drinks are non-threatening, healthy, and incredibly versatile, making them the perfect choice for health-focused folks. While you can buy your own pre-made CBD products to mix into the cocktails (more on […]

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Martha Stewart discussed her friendship with Snoop Dogg during an appearance on the Wendy Williams Show and wouldn’t you know, the topic of marijuana was brought up. Stewart was describing a story to Snoop’s Los Angeles compound when host Wendy Williams couldn’t resist asking if Stewart puffs or passes. “I pass,” said Stewart. “I just […]

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PALM BEACH, Florida, December 13, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — FinancialNewsMedia.com News Commentary   Across the Globe, diminishing regulatory barriers in the legal cannabis market are creating access to potentially transformative treatments for a range of illnesses, as evidenced by the recent landmark case of Carly Barton earlier this year, the United Kingdom’s first patient to receive […]

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You’ve found an edibles recipe you like online. You buy all the ingredients you need. You follow the recipe exactly as instructed. And…it comes out poorly. What could you have done differently? Well, there’s probably several things you could’ve done. Here are six tips for making better edibles: 1. Cook at 340 Degrees Fahrenheit Most […]

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‘Sustainability’ in the design of new packaging for a broad range of products, and most prominently in the single-use food and beverage arena, is now a dominant goal. In a recent blog, I reported on the  “Big Ideas” podcast series, hosted by David Clark, v.p. of sustainability at global packaging giant Amcor Ltd., featuring interviews […]

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After legalization’s rickety lift-off, it’s no surprise that business is still booming for some local dispensaries. The rotating postal strike, short supply and online-only status via the Ontario Cannabis Store (OCS) presented many consumers in the province with little alternative to a sluggish delivery process and frustratingly barren shelves. Quebec, for its part, responded to […]

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“Green Wednesday” is catching fire. The day before Thanksgiving has turned into a well-known marijuana shopping day in America, with Eaze reporting record sales that were only outpaced by April 20 sales, as deliveries almost doubled those of a regular Wednesday last year. Data from Headset confirms this massive surge in demand. CannAmerica Brands CEO Dan […]

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The cannabis industry is expanding rapidly, but scientists and investors are still chasing an elusive goal: a cannabis plant that can provide a predictable high when it is smoked.  Although tinctures, edibles and other products made with cannabis extracts can offer more exact amounts of cannabinoids that make the effects more consistent, industry leaders say […]

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