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The billionaire heir to a chewing gum fortune is making a huge bet on marijuana - Cannabis News
William Wrigley jnr II, the heir to the Wrigley chewing gum fortune, is jumping into the marijuana business.
Cannabis Goes Universal in This Campaign Showing Pot Users From All Walks of Life - Cannabis News
Cannabis retailer MedMen has been fighting stereotypes in its advertising for months now, featuring everyone from white-collar professionals to grandmothers as weed lovers.
Canada: Cannabis retailers step up race to hire staff as legalization looms - Cannabis News
It’s been estimated the cannabis industry and its spinoffs will employ 200,000 people throughout Canada.
As legal marijuana enters a new, credible age in the U.S., its connoisseurs are maturing right along with the industry.
‘Nobody expects it here': Cannabis businesses getting ahead before green rush hits Texas - Cannabis News
The CEO of the accelerator program said once recreational or medical marijuana becomes legal, whether at the federal level or at the state level, the participants of the accelerator will be 10 steps ahead of those who want to enter the industry after it has been legalized.
Cannabis tourism is growing at a fast clip, drawing thousands of people — and millions of dollars — to states where adult use of cannabis is legal.
Constellation Brands Inc., which for seven decades has made its money off beer, wine and whiskey, sees its future in a marijuana leaf.
Job seekers from in and around Calgary lined up to hand in their resumes Tuesday for an opportunity to work in the cannabis industry, as new retail company 420 Premium Market held a job fair at the BMO Centre at Stampede Park.
Canada: Grocery store locations among first round of approvals for Calgary cannabis dispensaries - Cannabis News
Calgarians are getting a better idea of where they’ll be able to purchase recreational marijuana, whether at a dedicated dispensary or perhaps under the roof of a supermarket.
"It’s an edible but it hits you less a time versus an edible where it takes longer to work. And there’s no learning curve - everyone knows how to drink a beverage.”
Heineken is betting on a brew made with marijuana instead of alcohol, and it could help give a boost to the struggling beer industry - Cannabis News
Lagunitas, Heineken's fast-growing California beer label, bills its new brew as "hoppy sparkling water." That's because these cans of brew contain zero alcohol.
Nevada regulators and industry insiders say the state’s first year of broad marijuana legalization has exceeded even their highest expectations, with sales and tax collections already surpassing year-end projections by 25 percent.
“[Cannabis] businesses are hiring friends and neighbors to do their books. When they hire us, they don’t know the difference between assets and liabilities.”
The Canadian unit of Molson Coors Brewing Co said on Wednesday it will form a joint venture with marijuana-producer Hydropothecary Corp to make non-alcoholic, cannabis-infused drinks for the Canadian market.
Analysts are projecting a $1 billion medical marijuana market in Florida by 2020.
Hundreds of businesspeople, consumers and enthusiasts gathered at the Hynes Convention Center in Boston on Friday to promote products and discuss ways to cultivate marijuana-related businesses in the budding industry.
“Now is the time when brands should be paying attention to how women are incorporating cannabis into their lives and figure out how they can keep up."
As more states move to legalize marijuana for medicinal or recreational use, the number of job opportunities in the industry has grown at an impressive rate, according to a recent survey conducted by online job platform Joblift.
It is a story playing out across Canada as entrepreneurs race to secure a foothold in what is expected to be a multibillion-dollar market.