One of the most common mistakes of entrepreneurs and investors is the uncalculated risk of the product. Some see that legalities and policies, or lack thereof may be a hindrance. Thus, one major disruption they have not considered is the potential volatility of cannabis stocks.
It was suggested by the World Health Organization that a downgrade or “reschedule” must be done for cannabis as there is an increasing amount of evidence which shows the drug might help treat specific health problems. This insight marks a significant change in the...
A new bill proposed to the Senate, S.420, aims to legalize the use of cannabis and strike it from the list of Drug Enforcement Administration of controlled substances. Ron Wyden, a Senator from Oregon and co-proponent of the bill, believes that the federal prohibition...
Back in October Canada became one of the first countries in the world to legalize marijuana. This has sparked a great interest in the cannabis market. Big corporations and individuals are trying to capitalize on the new trend. Legalization in Canada did not include cannabis edibles and legislators are...
The so-called “green rush” is still big in play in Canada. After all, the legalization of Cannabis was passed just last October, and they are only in the process of integrating these changes. With so many trying to capitalize on it, things might hit a wall in the near...
On April 10, 2018, Eric Cahan and his friends started the art café Mamacha in East Village, Manhattan. Ten days later Mamacha decided to include cannabidiol (CBD) in their drinks to celebrate 420, a unique and famous holiday to celebrate marijuana and the culture around it.
The tobacco and alcohol industries are set to face at least $55 billion of loss per year as the cannabis industry grows across North America. A lot of the companies that will potentially be in competition with cannabis are actually starting to invest the marijuana market.
A commercial that supports legal medical cannabis was shot down. CBS refused to air the ad during the 53rd Super Bowl. The cannabis company, Acreage Holdings’ failure in their attempt to use the advertisement as an advocacy campaign to reach more constituents comes to no surprise. The...
Washington State looks like they are taking a page from Canada’s book. The northern neighbor of the United States has recently legalized cannabis nationwide and is in the process of providing business licenses for retailers. The consideration is for cannabis cultivators or farmers to be allowed to...
Canada ended 2018 as the world’s first industrialized country to legalize the use of recreational cannabis. This incident caused the cannabis industry to gain traction, especially on the stock market. It has let billions of dollars worth of legitimate annual sales in, making cannabis a booming industry.