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As the COVID-19 pandemic disrupted work, school and life schedules, it also caused marijuana buyers to change when they shopped, shifting from the evening hours to the daytime. A year later that pattern is returning to normal, with more shoppers visiting cannabis retail outlets in the evening. Retailers in general, including marijuana outlets, expe
Since the start of the pandemic, cannabis use has skyrocketed. Americans spent $18.3 billion on cannabis products last year – 71% over what they spent in 2019 – meaning we the people needed a lot of weed to cope with 2020. According to a recent survey, many of those people are parents. Original link
Top Marijuana Stocks Watch For A Rebound Next Month Marijuana stocks are working to see better trading in the market. Since mid-February, many of the top marijuana stocks in the market have dropped in trading. Now in that time, small spikes in trading have occurred but overall a decrease in momentum has happened. Some investors are taking this time
Just when you thought you knew all the rules and laws that regulated legal hemp growing in the U.S. at the federal level, the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) went and made changes to those rules. They didn’t do it to cause headaches, but rather because they listened to what the public had to say and what growers learned during the 20
2 Marijuana Stocks To Watch At The End Of The Month As the market still looks to recover investors are still looking for marijuana stocks to buy. In recent market action, marijuana stocks have been on a volatile pattern. Some of this is due to why the sectors have had trouble sustaining any upward push in trading. Yet even though some marijuana sto
Cannabis is undergoing a reputation makeover. Public perception has gradually shifted to viewing marijuana products as respected medicine and wellness products instead of illegal drugs. These changes in attitudes are likely due to a variety of factors, including new legal markets and increased access, available educational materials, numerous scien
How much easier would self-checkout at grocery stores be if the entire shopping experience took place at a kiosk that takes the order and payment and then an employee handed over a cart full of groceries? That is essentially what AUSA Corporation’s new Cocoon kiosks do for customers looking for an expedited shopping experience. Original link
There is no doubt the cannabis industry has experienced rapid growth in the last few years. The industry has gained legalization in many locations, while other states are trying hard not to affirm it. This industry's dynamic growth sets its peak into 2021 as cannabis is gaining legalization globally, spreading its tentacles worldwide. Some factors
KANSAS CITY — Knowing regulatory requirements and getting rid of unwanted tastes will prove crucial when working with cannabidiol (CBD), a hemp extract. COVID-19 had a negative effect on sales last year, but the CBD category still shows promise. The total US hemp-based market stood at $912 million in 2020, up 0.4% from 2019, according to New Hope N
Canadian legalization of cannabis has resulted in an absolute boom in pot stocks in recent years. Indeed, this past year has been no different. Canadian-listed cannabis stocks have more than doubled from March 2020 lows. That’s a great thing for cannabis investors looking for a move with tonnes of upside. However, some analysts believe these moves
By 2025, Delta-8 products may triple in the market, leading to more choices in products for consumers. Many CBD products are available today, but not many people know about Delta-8. In this article, we’ll explore Delta 8 hemp flower as well as market size, and future forecasts for the compound. What are Delta-8 Flowers and Do They Exist? Delta-8 Te
See how cannabis stocks like Sundial Growers, Trulieve and Tilray performed last week after New York agreed to a deal to legalize marijuana use. The cannabis sector was down this past week as investors turned their backs on speculative stock plays and looked at reopening stocks to buy as the U.S. gets closer to fully reopening its economy. Cannabis
Time to pounce? Last week was a big one for U.S. cannabis companies, with several leading multistate operators (MSOs) posting their fourth-quarter earnings results. Three leading MSOs -- Green Thumb Industries (OTC:GTBIF), Trulieve Cannabis (OTC:TCNNF), and Cresco Labs (OTC:CRLBF) -- all beat revenue and earnings expectations handily. Yet each cann
House Speaker Eileen Filler-Corn said Friday she supports moving marijuana legalization to the summer and is working with lawmakers and the governor on a possible solution. RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — Virginia lawmakers are working with Gov. Ralph Northam (D) to amend the marijuana legalization bill passed in February in an effort to allow simple posses
Are cannabis and technology the great equalizer in women’s representation in the C-suite? It may be too soon to know, but female executives in the Canna-tech space are nonetheless making their mark. According to a recent white paper by The Arcview Group and National Cannabis Industry Association, only 8 percent of cannabis CEOs are women. Surprisin
 New hemp production and manufacturing rules from the USDA went into effect this week. As the industry continues to grow across the country and here in Florida, stakeholders are continuing to press for safety.   “So what we’re doing here is packing off our gummies,” Margaret Richardson said, as she gave Spectrum News a tour of Global Widget, a CBD