Ron Sigman joined the cannabis industry in June after nearly three decades in law enforcement, the last year and a half of which he spent as a criminal investigator with Colorado’s Marijuana Enforcement Division (MED).
Tech giant Google has removed a California medical marijuana delivery service from its Android-based app store, yet another indication of how mainstream companies shun cannabis-focused businesses and services.
In another sign of the marijuana industry’s growing national reach, a New York-based real estate firm focused on the cannabis industry has spent $3 million on an industrial building in one of Oregon’s largest cities.
The firm, Kalyx Development, has purchased a 107,000-square foot building … [Continue]
Marijuana Business Daily has launched its annual survey of patients and cannabis consumers to gather key market data that will be used to help dispensaries, retail stores, infused products makers and growers understand the wants and needs of customers.
Canadian officials must craft rules on infused products quickly to ensure patients buy from federally licensed cannabis companies instead of illegal dispensaries or the black market, industry experts said.
The Supreme Court of Canada last week struck down a provision in … [Continue]
More than 6% of operational cannabis companies surveyed by Marijuana Business Daily said they have been audited by the Internal Revenue Service, which suggests that the industry faces more scrutiny on the tax front than other sectors.
A decision late last month by Lloyd’s of London to exit the cannabis industry may change the dynamics of the marijuana insurance market and usher in higher rates for cultivators, processors, retailers and ancillary companies.