CCTV Expands Footprint, Programming Offerings Via GreenScreens Deal

The deal will leverage the executive staff and sales teams of both companies to manage the existing 10 states (WA,OR,CA,CO,NV,MI,MD,FL and AZ) and about 350 screens in those markets.

COLORADO:  GreenScreens, based in Boulder, Colorado, industry leaders for in-store information boards and California-based Cannabis Club TV, the only digital cannabis infotainment network backed by Tommy Chong, have entered into an agreement to combine resources providing cannabis dispensaries with a one-stop shop for digital footprint management. According to a joint press release, the new partnership Read the full article…

420MEDIA Hires Veteran TV Agency Executive To Spearhead Mainstream Advertising, Programming & Commercial Placement

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NEVADA: 420MEDIA, an advertising agency that creates, produces, and distributes cannabis media-TV, web, and digitally, has hired a veteran TV agency executive John Graziano, to spearhead mainstream advertising, programming and commercial advertising placements. Since inception in 2014, 420MEDIA has created content, relationships in the industry and mainstream with groundbreaking opportunities for cannabis brands to showcase their products Read the full article…

MANTIS Makes List Of Top 100 Largest Digital Networks In The US

MANTIS Makes List of Top 100 Largest Digital Networks in the US

CALIFORNIA: Cannabis-friendly marketing platform MANTIS Ad Network announced that it is now one of the top 100 largest digital networks in the US, per Quantcast. According to company sources, MANTIS web properties generated more than 526M page views and reached over 32M visitors in the month of July, an increase of over 1200% and 160%, respectively, Read the full article…

WSLCB Seeks Input On New Cannabis Advertising Rules

WSLC B proposes new pot shop signage regs

NOTICE OF RULE MAKING – Pre-proposal – #17-14 WASHINGTON: The Washington State Liquor and Cannabis Board has entered into the initial stage of rule making (CR 101) to consider rule changes in Chapter 314-55 related to advertising. Rule changes are needed as a result of changes to advertising requirements in law due to the passage Read the full article…

Cannabis Company Rolls Out Seattle Billboard Campaign

There are very strict rules in Washington when it comes to marijuana business advertising.

WASHINGTON:  As part of the new normal in Washington’s legal pot world, a locally-based cannabis company is rolling out (or rolling up?) the United States’ first marijuana billboards Tuesday in locations throughout Seattle. The ads come from Dàmà Cannabis, owned by Seattle-based New Leaf Enterprises, and they’re only part of a larger ad campaign that Read the full article…

Washington Medical Marijuana Business Tests Advertising Limits

Washington MMJ business turns heads and tests advertising limits

WASHINGTON:  A Port Angeles-based medical marijuana company’s new advertising strategy is turning heads — and raising questions about cannabis marketing. The business, called Chronically On Time, deploys an individual dressed in a green bear suit to advertise the company’s MMJ delivery service. “Buddy the Bear” stands on the sidewalk of busy streets, wearing a sandwich Read the full article…