Category: Edibles

Comparing the price per milligram of THC in cannabis-infused products

Makers of marijuana-infused products can set competitive prices for their edibles, beverages, tinctures, topicals, capsules or sublinguals by looking at the average price per milligram of THC in those products in various markets. Data that shows the average price per milligram of THC can provide some insight into what consumers are willing to pay for […]

Ohio dispensaries kick off sales of edible medical marijuana products

Published 26 mins ago Ohio medical marijuana retail shops began selling cannabis-infused gummy products last week, but supply has been limited and at least one dispensary sold out within days of receiving its shipment. Only two marijuana product manufacturers currently operate in the Buckeye State, which means MMJ edibles are not yet widely available, […]

Labeling error prompts Ohio to stop sales of medical marijuana concentrate

Published 1 min ago A labeling error involving medical marijuana concentrate spurred Ohio regulators to halt sales of the product at 13 of 15 retail shops. It’s believed to be the first time Ohio officials have stopped sales of a product since the Buckeye State’s MMJ program kicked off in January, The (Cincinnati) Enquirer reported. […]

Acquisition with a price tag of nearly $1B, another Canadian brewer takes cannabis plunge, social use comes to Colorado and Sin City

Curaleaf is buying Cura Partners for close to $1 billion, Canada’s largest independent brewery takes the cannabis plunge, Colorado and Las Vegas join the social-use bandwagon – plus other important news from around the marijuana industry. Billion-dollar baby Massachusetts-based cannabis group Curaleaf is acquiring Cura Partners for 1.27 billion Canadian dollars ($949 million) in an […]

AK asks for public input on changes to on-site marijuana consumption rules

The Alaska Marijuana Control Board voted to seek public comment on tweaks to statewide rules that allow onsite use of marijuana at authorized stores. On-site consumption rules that took effect last month refer to stores in freestanding buildings, consistent with language in a statewide smoke-free workplace law, and include ventilation requirements. The proposed changes would […]

Counterfeit marijuana products – how to protect your cannabis brand

Flav packaging includes a tamper-resistant hologram seal and QR code from AuthentiBrand (Photo courtesy of Flav) (This is an abridged version of a story that appears in the April issue of Marijuana Business Magazine.) For years, counterfeiters have been creating and selling knockoffs of Rolex watches, Louis Vuitton handbags and Ray Ban sunglasses. Now, it’s the […]

Moosehead, Sproutly Canada to launch cannabis beverages

Moosehead, the largest fully Canadian-owned brewery, is partnering with Sproutly Canada to make nonalcoholic, cannabis-infused beverages – marking the latest major brewery to make a splash in the marijuana sector. Moosehead and Sproutly entered into a definitive agreement to form a joint venture, with each holding 50% ownership. Matthew Oland, one of the brewery’s senior executives, […]

Canadian firms stockpiling cannabis oil ahead of infused market launch

Published 1 min ago | By Matt Lamers Canadian companies hoping to capitalize on the launch of new cannabis product categories later this year are building up inventories of cannabis oil – the key ingredient for those products – according to the latest data from Health Canada. Finished inventory of cannabis oil reached almost […]

Colorado 4/20 sales spike higher than other recreational cannabis markets

Despite competing with newer adult-use marijuana markets in other states that also attract swarms of tourists, Colorado’s established recreational cannabis business arena remains a steady retail sales leader on April 20 – the unofficial marijuana holiday known as 4/20. According to data provided by Flowhub, a Denver-based marijuana software company, and Headset, a Seattle-based cannabis […]

Pennsylvania’s medical marijuana patient count tops 100,000

Published 1 min ago Nearly 102,000 patients in Pennsylvania have received certifications from approved physicians to purchase medical marijuana, good news for the bottom line of the state’s fledgling MMJ businesses. The climb in the patient count has led to 780,000 transactions at Pennsylvania’s licensed dispensaries, according to Gov. Tom Wolf’s office. More patients […]