Eaze Raises Additional $27 Million

“Eaze is one of the strongest investment opportunities in the rapidly growing cannabis industry,” said David Chao, General Partner of DCM Ventures.

CALIFORNIA: Cannabis technology companyEaze has announced an additional $27 million in Series B financing, led by Bailey Capital with participation from DCM Ventures, Kaya Ventures and FJ Labs. The latest round brings Eaze’s total funding to $52 million. Eaze will use the financing for continued expansion throughout California and other states, to provide safe, convenient and professional Read the full article…

California Delivery Service Dubbed ‘Birchbox of Marijuana’

The Guild is being dubbed the "Birchbox of marijuana" for its familiar business model.

CALIFORNIA:  The Guild, a subscription-based marijuana delivery service, launched in San Francisco, California, this year — on April 20, or “420,” no less. Founded by two New Yorkers who transplanted west in pursuit of like-minded cannabis users, The Guild is being dubbed the “Birchbox of marijuana” for its familiar business model. Members of The Guild, Read the full article…

Despite Legal Issues, Alaska Marijuana Delivery Service Is Open For Business

More than a month away before marijuana legalization goes into effect, at least one marijuana delivery service is openly selling pot.

ALASKA:  At least one marijuana delivery service is openly selling pot in Southcentral Alaska, more than a month before the ballot initiative that legalized recreational marijuana use in the state officially goes into effect. “Technically we are acting [rogue] … but look forward to being legal soon,” reads the website of Discreet Deliveries, which offers to drop off up Read the full article…

Green Gold Rush Creating Gray Marijuana Market

With tens of millions of dollars in profits up for grabs, entrepreneurs are flooding the market with products and services operating in a gray area.

COLORADO:  The gold rush of legalized marijuana in Colorado and Washington is creating a confusing market of goods and services, from illegal Craigslist pot deliveries to a marijuana vending machine and a food truck selling pot-infused sandwiches. While recreational marijuana sales are legal in both states, the marketplaces are surrounded by a web of laws Read the full article…

Smartphone App Promises Medical Pot Delivery

The site, run by a company called Columbia Care, which also operates facilities in Arizona and Washington, D.C., attracted several potential customers, including one man who showed reporters his purple and white New York State medical marijuana card.

CALIFORNIA:  Startup Eaze on Tuesday released a smartphone application promising prompt, professional delivery of medical marijuana at the doors of patients in San Francisco. Eaze said that drivers referred to as “caregivers” will get medicinal doses to their intended recipients in an average of 10 minutes in most cases. Eaze checks the medical eligibility of Read the full article…

5 Ways You Can Still Get Busted For Pot In Colorado

Skunk has higher levels of the psychoactive compound Δ9-tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) than “regular” pot, and has become much more prevalent in recent years, as people seek out more potent versions of the drug.

COLORADO:  While Colorado and Washington have legalized recreational marijuana for adults, don’t consider it a free-for all. Regulators have crafted rules that keep people buying their pot from special stores and paying taxes, and keeping marijuana out of the hands of kids. However, here is how legal pot can still get you in trouble. 1. Read the full article…

Medical Marijuana Delivery Services Are On A Roll

Lawmakers would like to authorize marijuana delivery services to reach medical patients in any areas off-limits to dispensaries and retail stores.

CALIFORNIA:  Brian Reichle couldn’t have gotten a pepperoni pizza much faster. Needing to replenish his stash of pot one recent afternoon, the Burbank resident dialed Speed Weed. Within the hour, a driver arrived with a white paper bag carrying a gram of cannabis, 10 joints and a handful of pot-infused candies and cookies. Once a Read the full article…