Category: Culture & Industry

5 Tips for Effectively Marketing Your Cannabis Business Online

Online marketing is a daunting world, made considerably difficult with the limitations imposed on cannabis companies. Many of the largest online marketing services and social media platforms still don’t allow marijuana businesses to advertise. “When it comes to advertising the cannabis industry, options are extremely limited,” said Jared Leighty, Manager of Field Development at Weedmaps. […]

The Best Full-Spectrum CBD Oils, 1:1 CBD-THC Tinctures, and CBD Vape Oil

For the uninitiated — and even for the well-versed and all in between — navigating the ever-expanding world of cannabidiol (CBD) products can at times feel overwhelming. But Weedmaps News’ list of the best full-spectrum CBD oil, the best CBD vape oil, and the best 1:1 CBD oil will get you where you need to […]

How Much Does CBD Oil Cost? What You Need to Know

Cannabidiol (CBD) oil is one of the hottest wellness trends of 2019, with formulas popping up in nail salons, spas, big-box retailers, and health stores throughout the U.S.. Though once considered an illicit substance, the 2018 Farm Bill made industrial hemp — and thus hemp-derived CBD — legal to produce in all 50 states. You […]

If You Want to Soak in Weed, Try These CBD, THC, and Hemp Bath Bombs

If you’re not bathing in cannabis, it’s time to catch up. It’s 2019 and cannabis bath salts and bath bombs should be a regular part of your self-care regimen. They are relaxing AF and great pain relievers. The hot water opens your pores in a way that feels more intense than other transdermal topicals. With […]

Stockton University Offers All-Online Cannabis Business and Law Courses

A new online certificate program at Stockton University in Galloway Township, New Jersey, could open doors for students anywhere in the United States who are interested in working in the fledgling cannabis industry. The university’s Office of Continuing Studies in late April 2019 launched a new certificate program in cannabis studies. School officials said it […]

How Crucial Merchandising is For a Dispensary, and How to Do it Right

When it comes to driving sales in your dispensary, there are a lot of strategies that come to mind — targeted marketing, impeccable customer service, and competitive pricing, to name a few. But there’s one strategy that can have a serious impact on your dispensary sales that you might have overlooked: merchandising. “The retail cannabis […]

8 Comedy Sketches to Watch Next Time You’re Really Stoned

It’s a familiar situation to most stoners: It’s late in the evening, you’re your couch, and you’re really stoned. You need something entertaining, funny, and briskly paced, just surreal and trippy enough to make good on this great, cerebral high. In times like these, what could be better than a solid comedy sketch or eight, […]

Craft Growers, Science Nerds to Converge at Cultivation Classic

Craft cannabis growers, scientific weed snobs, industry innovators, and stoners are meeting at the Cultivation Classic to celebrate the genetic and cultural diversity that permeates the cannabis industry. Taking over Portland, Oregon, on May 17 and 18, 2019, the event celebrates regenerative craft cannabis, highlighting inventory from across the state of Oregon. All of the […]

Dr. Bronner’s CEO Seeks to Clean Up the Cannabis World

If you told a friend that David Bronner, the grandson of the founder of Dr. Bronner’s, the company best known for its hemp-based  soap products, was launching a cannabis brand, he or she might joke, “Will it come in almond and peppermint?” Superficially, the idea of Bronner getting into the weed business might seem like […]