“Not for Kids” Deadline Approaches For Washington Edibles

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.

WASHINGTON: 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 was extended to 90 days after adoption in mid-February; enforcement of the new requirement Read the full article…

WA NORML Pac Lobbyist: Growing Opportunities For Cannabis Consumers

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By M. Bailey Hirschburg WASHINGTON: It’s difficult asking people to get excited about lobbyists. Who can blame them? There are enough examples of lobbyists putting personal gain and access to power ahead of public good, or striking deals on issues they barely care about just to cash a paycheck. Still, I’m excited to be a Read the full article…

Washington State Liquor & Cannabis Board Notice of Rule Making – Pre-proposal – #17-01

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WASHINGTON: The Washington State Liquor and Cannabis Board (WSLCB) has entered into the initial stage of rule making (CR 101) for marijuana packaging, labeling, and related rule changes in Chapter 314-55. The WSLCB is embarking on a project to clarify, streamline, and make necessary changes to packaging and labeling rules, rules related to warnings, and Read the full article…

WSLCB Notice: Refiling Emergency Rules For Pesticide Action Levels 16-44

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WASHINGTON: The Washington State Liquor and Cannabis Board has filed Emergency Rules with the Code Reviser’s Office for Chapter 314-55 WAC. The board approved refiling emergency rules for WAC 314-55-108, Pesticide action levels, to continue requirements until permanent rules become effective. The rules become effective today, December 28, 2016, and expire April 27, 2017.  Permanent Read the full article…

Washington Marijuana Sales Expected to Double, Grow To Over $2 Billion By 2020

Legal Marijuana to grow to $2B by 2020

WASHINGTON:  Arcview Market Research, in partnership with New Frontier Data, has released its Washington Legal Cannabis Market State Profile, which explores the recent significant changes to the state’s cannabis industry. The elimination of the medical system that was operating in parallel to the adult use market will lead to a significant contraction of the state’s Read the full article…

Deadline Approaches for “Not For Kids” Cannabis Labelling in WA

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.

WASHINGTON:  The Washington Liquor and Cannabis Board (WSLCB) has issued a reminder that 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 Read the full article…

Washington Liquor and Cannabis Board Files For Emergency Testing Rules

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NOTICE OF RULE MAKING – Emergency Rules – #16-42  WASHINGTON: The Washington State Liquor and Cannabis Board filed Emergency Rules with the Code Reviser’s Office for Chapter 314-55 WAC. The board approved refiling emergency rules for WAC 314-55-1025, Proficiency testing, and 314-55-1035, Laboratory certification – Suspension and revocation. The rules become effective today, December 7, 2016, Read the full article…

Marijuana Company Announces Plans For Worldwide Distribution Ahead Of Historic Marijuana Vote

Prohibition Brands CEO Brian Laoruangroch

WASHINGTON: Prohibition Brands, a manufacturer of recreational marijuana products in Washington state, announced its intention to sell marijuana products to any adult in the world. “I don’t care what the marijuana laws are in your state or country,” said Prohibition Brands CEO Brian Laoruangroch.  “From our new San Francisco offices, we can facilitate distribution of our licensed products nationwide in Read the full article…

US Bank Splits With WSLCB; Will No Longer Accept Washington Marijuana Excise Tax Payments

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WASHINGTON:  As of October 1, 2016 the Washington State Liquor and Cannabis Board (WSLCB) will be switching financial institutions for marijuana excise tax payments which will have an impact on those licensees using EPay. After the switch the current vendor will no longer be supporting the site, those licensees who have a login with the Read the full article…

Golden Leaf Holdings Announces Preliminary Results for July 2016

BMF’s July 2016 unaudited and estimated revenue in Washington State was US$728,665, a month-over-month increase of 35% from June 2016’s revenue of US$537,880.

 Oregon and Washington State Brands Report 15% Combined Monthly Sales Growth WASHINGTON: Golden Leaf Holdings, a leading cannabis oil solutions company built around recognized brands, today announced preliminary revenue results for July 2016 for the respective brands of the Company in Oregon and strategic partner, BMF Washington.  Oregon and Washington State Brand Revenue Update  Preliminary Read the full article…