Cannabis Ambassador-At-Large: Jake Partakes Of 24K Gold Cannagar

Jake enjoys the world's most expensive cannagar

By Jake The Professor This week in Seattle Washington the single most expensive cannabis product was purchased and consumed. The Leira 24K Gold Leaf Cannagar was sold at Diego Pellicer for $10,000! Justin Costillo is a local Seattle Hedge fund manager for GRN Funds.  He and Alejandro Cantos of Diego Pellicer began a discussion over dinner Read the full article…

Study: Traffic Fatalities Have Not Increased As A Consequence Of Legalization

"We find that states that legalized marijuana have not experienced significantly different rates of marijuana- or alcohol-related traffic fatalities relative to their synthetic controls."

OREGON: The enactment of adult use marijuana regulations in Colorado and Washington is not independently linked to an increase in traffic fatalities, according to a study published by the National Bureau of Economic Research. Investigators at the University of Oregon compared traffic accident outcomes in Colorado and Washington following legalization to those in other states with similar pre-legalization Read the full article…

What is a Nectar Collector?

Silicon Nectar Collector

By Doug Mackar Nectar collector are the ultimate one hitter for dabs. They consist of three main components: the tip, body and mouthpiece. The tip is made of glass, titanium or quartz, and is the only part of the collector that comes in direct contact with your concentrate. The mouthpiece is a removable glass extension Read the full article…

Marley Natural Launches New ‘Studio’ Line Of Cannabis Flower In California

Marley Natural Launches Studio brand in CA

CALIFORNIA: Marley Natural, the official Bob Marley cannabis brand, today announced the debut of Studio, a new line of cannabis flower available in California. Inspired by the collaborations that brought Bob Marley’s music to life, Marley Natural Studio strains are masterpieces of modern indoor herb, created with gifted producers who share our positive vision for artistry, Read the full article…

New Luxury Cannabis Brand Brings Haute High To Cannabis Consumers

Cannabis goes upscale with Toast brand

NEW YORK: As the Cannabis legalization movement continues to gain momentum across the U.S., a new market has emerged of high-end consumers.  Toast, a luxury, lifestyle Cannabis brand that provides a sophisticated consumer experience, is redefining how consumers enjoy Cannabis. Born in Aspen, Colorado, and bred on the pillars of purity, style, and luxury, Toast a new world Read the full article…

“Not For Kids” Warning Label: What It Means For Your Cannabis Business

The “Not for Kids” warning symbol will be required to be placed on all packages of marijuana products meant to be eaten or swallowed effective February 14, 2017. The Board recognizes that changing packaging requires time which is why the effective date has been pushed out to mid-February, enforcement of the new requirement will commence at the same time.

By Jason Lammers Effective Feb 14th, 2017 the new Not for Kids warning symbol will be required on all cannabis edibles. Here’s what it means for your cannabis business. The LCB is defining marijuana edibles as “marijuana infused products meant to be eaten or swallowed” Warning symbol must be a minimum size of ¾” tall Read the full article…

Higher Leaf To Open 2nd Pot Shop in Bellevue WA

Molly Honig, Higher Leaf owner

WASHINGTON: Washington cannabis licensee Higher Leaf  has announced it will open its second recreational marijuana store in Bellevue, WA  in early 2017. Construction on the new site has been underway since the fall and final inspections by the Washington State Liquor Control Board and the City of Bellevue will occur within the next few weeks. Read the full article…

The Cannabis Market Enters 2017 On A Strong Footing

2017 will be a big year for marijuana

NEW YORK: Over the recent few years, particularly in 2016, the legal cannabis industry has accomplished some significant milestones. Most importantly is the change of public opinion regarding the use of cannabis, both for medical and recreational purposes. Before the November 8th elections where five states voted on legislation reform, a Gallup poll showed that 60% of Read the full article…

Chong’s Choice Colorado: Premium Quality, No Mark Up

Chong's Choice Comes To market

COLORADO: Chong’s Choice is the only celebrity brand to be offered without an exorbitant mark up in price. A Marijuana Business Daily report, released in December 2016, found that of the three major celebrity cannabis brands available in the U.S. (Leafs by Snoop, Willie’s Reserve, and Chong’s Choice), Chong’s Choice was offered with the least amount Read the full article…

Humboldt’s Finest Launches Craft Cannabis Brand

Humboldts Finest - Logo

CALIFORNIA: A collective of Humboldt County, California cannabis farms have announced an alliance to create America’s craft cannabis brand: Humboldt’s Finest. Since 1996, the Humboldt’s Finest farmers have mastered sustainable growing practices to produce the world’s finest sun grown cannabis products. In December 2016, Humboldt’s Finest will introduce a premium cannabis flower line featuring five of their most sought after strains grown in what is Read the full article…