Smoke Like Flosstradamus With These Celebrity-Curated Marijuana Accessory Boxes – Marijuana News

In case you weren’t aware, subscription boxes are all the rage these days. And as medical marijuana becomes more mainstream, so are smoking accessories.

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5 Ways Marijuana Will Change As It Becomes A Mainstream Product – Marijuana News

From new packaging to celebrity endorsements, this is how you'll buy weed once it's legal everywhere.

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New pizza box designed to turn into pot pipe – Marijuana News

Burn after eating.

One New York City designer has the answer to munchie-minded smokers everywhere: a new pizza box that doubles as a weed-smoking device.

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Getting past the stereotypes: Helping to update the image and message of legal cannabis – Marijuana News

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How good communications from your cannabis business can help advance the national dialogue on marijuana legalization.

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These stock photos are trying to change the way people view pot smokers – Marijuana News

The marijuana industry has a bone to pick with the media, and it involves beanies, tie-dye tees, and Sean Penn's iconic character, Jeff Spicoli.

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Wiz Khalifa Partnering with Cannabis Company to Release His Own Marijuana Strain 'Khalifa Kush' – Marijuana News

Wiz Khalifa is setting his sights high: The rapper is entering the big weed business.

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Facebook shuts down medical marijuana pages in New Jersey – Marijuana News

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) -- Three of New Jersey's five medical marijuana dispensaries have had their business pages shutdown by Facebook, cutting off what advocates call an integral place for customers to learn about which plant strains best treat their illness and where to find discounts.

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The Rebranding of Reefer: Savvy Startups Work to Class Up Cannabis and Fight the Stoner Stigma – Marijuana News

The players are investing in sharp packaging, refined logos, retail design and the talent to build on their progress.

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Marijuana legalization advocates launch TV Ad campaign in Vermont – Marijuana News

Advocates to legalize marijuana in Vermont are ramping up the pressure on the Legislature today by announcing an old fashioned marketing campaign.

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Marijuana legalization advocates launch TV Ad campaign in Vermont – Marijuana News

Advocates to legalize marijuana in Vermont are ramping up the pressure on the Legislature today by announcing an old fashioned marketing campaign.

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Blowing smoke: Iffy outlook for pot ads – Marijuana News

Pot advertising may hold great promise for the future. But at present that promise is, if you’ll excuse the pun, mostly smoke.

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Emerging From Shadows, Pot Industry Tries to Build Brands – Marijuana News

Leafs by Snoop packaging. Image: Pentagram

DENVER (AP) -- Snoop Dogg has his own line of marijuana. So does Willie Nelson. Melissa Etheridge has a marijuana-infused wine. As the fast-growing marijuana industry emerges from the black market and starts looking like a mainstream industry, there's a scramble to brand and trademark pot products.

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Cannabis Coffee Makers are Hoping to Become Bulletproof 2.0 - Marijuana News

Turkish coffee. Image: Vouliagmeni via Wikimedia Commons

A new wave of legal-weed entrepreneurs wants to put the dope in your doppio. And the potential profits from a mashup of coffee and caffeine are, well, high.

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7 ways marijuana dispensaries will look totally different in 2020 – Marijuana News

Medical marijuana shop in Denver. Image: UserODea via Wikimedia Commons.

Marijuana dispensaries have come a long way from the seedy head shops lining Venice Beach. Today, these brick-and-mortar establishments range from boutique shops where "budtenders" walk you through the product line to fluorescent-lit clinics where medicinal use is emphasized.

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The Art of Pot Packaging - Marijuana News

 Leafs by Snoop packaging. Image: Pentagram via TheAtlantic.com

Leafs by Snoop is using design to make marijuana appeal to upscale consumers.

Goodbye, plastic baggies: Snoop Dogg’s new line of marijuana products, Leafs by Snoop, looks like it’d be right at home amongst the artisanal chocolate bars at Whole Foods or the all-natural lotions at Kiehl’s.

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A Snoop Dogg brand of weed was pretty much inevitable - Marijuana News

Snoop Dogg performing in Hawaii, 2005. Image: U.S. Navy via Wikimedia Commons

Tying a celebrity's name to a brand can be a big deal for marketing. You see it with sportswear and cosmetics all the time.

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The Pot Scientist Explains All, Via YouTube

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Trained scientist Carter Baird has created a quirky online persona, with the mission of educating the public about cannabis and the legal marijuana industry.
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Gas & Grass: Could buying weed at the gas station be the next big thing in Colorado?

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COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - The next big marijuana trend may have just hit the ground running in Colorado Springs. Soon, people there will be able to get gas and buy weed.
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Adventures of a Pot Pioneer

Steve DeAngelo at a protest in Oakland, California. Image: Glenn Halog/Flickr

The author of the Cannabis Manifesto dishes on racist drug laws, hemp jewelry, and California's weed-fueled world domination.

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Canadian university to offer course on growing and selling cannabis

A 14-week online course offered by a B.C. university will teach students how to produce and distribute marijuana legally under new Canadian rules. Image via CBC.

With only 25 licensed distributors in Canada, teacher Tegan Adams says education a must for industry.

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