Month: December 2019

Legalization comes to the Land of Lincoln on New Year’s Day, and Leafly is on the ground with coverage from cannabis dispensaries across Illinois. The post Illinois dispensaries open for recreational sales: Leafly’s live coverage appeared first on Leafly. Read More: Illinois dispensaries open for recreational sales: Leafly’sContinue Reading

Michigan regulators want California-based Weedmaps to honor its commitment to not run ads from illicit marijuana operations. Marijuana Regulatory Agency Director Andrew Brisbo said he’s by Weedmaps that it won’t be entering contracts with MJ businesses “without validating they hold a state-level license,” Mlive.com reported. In August, Weedmaps said itContinue Reading

Heavenly Rx, a CBD maker based in Toronto, on Tuesday announced the acquisition of a privately held CBD manufacturer in the United States. The purchase of Paradise Valley-based PureKana expands Heavenly Rx’s reach into Arizona and continues a recent string of acquisitions by the Sol Global Investments subsidiary. Heavenly Rx most recentlyContinue Reading

Potential sales-boosting marijuana laws go into effect in Colorado this week that will permit home delivery of medical marijuana and on-site cannabis consumption, contingent on local approvals. In moves that could improve Colorado’s marijuana business climate: Starting Jan. 1, licenses can be issued for “marijuana hospitality establishments” such as cannabisContinue Reading

The Washington Liquor and Cannabis Board approved new regulations on packaging and labeling marijuana products that go into effect on Jan. 1 and are intended to keep them from children Cannabis packaging is a post from: Marijuana Business Daily: Financial, Legal & Cannabusiness news for cannabis entrepreneurs ReadContinue Reading

Florida-based Metrc is in talks to provide seed-to-sale tracking for medical and recreational cannabis in Maine. The state’s Office of Marijuana Policy is negotiating with Metrc after BioTrackTHC agreed to end its contract because it couldn’t meet the necessary requirements, according to Mainebiz. BioTrackTHC, a subsidiary of Colorado-based Helix, was awardedContinue Reading

New regulations for packaging and labeling infused marijuana edibles products in Washington favor the state’s cannabis companies. The revised rules, recently approved by the Washington State Liquor and Cannabis Board, extend from Jan. 1 until July 1 the deadline for processors and producers create compliant packaging, among other changes, The Spokesman ReviewContinue Reading