Washington Cannabis Industry Convenes This Weekend For MJBA Vendor Fair Seattle

WASHINGTON: Washington State’s legal marijuana business community will convene this weekend in Seattle for a two-day trade show featuring more than 30 of the state’s top cannabis brands.

MJBA Vendor Fair Seattle, is being produced by the Marijuana Business Association, a national industry trade group based in Seattle, whose mission is the creation of a legitimate, sustainable and profitable legal marijuana industry, and sponsored by Evergreen Herbal, a popular maker of cannabis-infused edibles and beverages.

“This weekend we will mark the historic launch of the legal marijuana market in Washington,” said MJBA CEO David Rheins. [Read more…]

Ad Agencies Prepare For The Legal Marijuana Market

COLORADO: The slogan, “This Bud’s for You” may already be claimed, but that isn’t stopping advertising executives from dreaming about getting in on the burgeoning sales of legal medical and recreational marijuana – an industry estimated to already be generating revenues in the billions of dollars.

With medical marijuana sales legal in 20 states and the District of Columbia, and with Colorado and Washington legalizing recreational cannabis use for adults as of this year, many advertisers and marketers are honing their skills and preparing for a universally legal pot market. [Read more…]

Holiday Canna-Gifts For The MJ Mom or Sativa Sister On Your List

This year, MJ Mom has been good, very good. And even when I’ve been naughty, I’m still deserving of special treatment. After all, after raising a family and running a revolution, MJ Moms deserve pampering. [Read more…]

Holiday Canna-Gifts For The MJ Mom or Sativa Sister On Your List

This year, MJ Mom has been good, very good. And even when I’ve been naughty, I’m still deserving of special treatment. After all, after raising a family and running a revolution, MJ Moms deserve pampering. [Read more…]

Prospectors Seek Fortune In Legal Pot

WASHINGTON: Dot-bong, Marijuana Inc., the Green Rush: Call it what you will, the burgeoning legal marijuana industry in Washington state is drawing pot prospectors of all stripes.

Microsoft veterans and farmers, real estate agents and pastry chefs, former journalists and longtime pot growers alike are seeking new challenges — and fortunes — in the production, processing and sale of a drug that’s been illegal for generations. [Read more…]

Seattle's Canna-Elite Meet to Celebrate NORML Women's Alliance

WASHINGTON: I counted six attorneys, two cannabis processors, one collective garden owner, and a handful of food, wine & entertainment entrepreneurs at the NORML Women’s Alliance benefit dinner Saturday night in Seattle. Fourteen lucky supporters were treated to an eight-course feast prepared by James Beard Award Winner Chef Eric Tanaka. [Read more…]