Opinion: Gray-market cannabis shops open door for vape crisis 2.0

While New Yorkers sit at home and patiently wait for the adult-use market to get up and running, the gray market is flourishing.

Vape crisis forced cannabis sector to increase focus on technology, testing and transparency

A health emergency in which dozens of people died and 2,600-plus were admitted to hospitals immediately took its toll on vape-related companies, and all signs pointed to an additive, vitamin E acetate, which officials found in some of the implicated THC vaping products.

2019’s top US cannabis business stories: Vape crisis, California MJ industry challenges, landmark legalization moves & more

The U.S. cannabis industry experienced some momentous moves forward on the legalization front in 2019, but it also faced significant obstacles that reflected how the licensed marijuana sector is continuing to mature and why it cannot always expect boom times and unfettered growth.

Gallup survey: Most Americans support legal marijuana despite vape crisis

The vaping crisis hasn’t dimmed Americans’ support to legalize marijuana, according to a Gallup poll released Wednesday.

New report: Impact, outlook for investors in wake of marijuana vape crisis

This report takes a closer look at the vape segment of cannabis and provides a framework to assess the downside risk and upside potential of stocks with significant exposure to the sector.

Vape crisis deepens, Harvest Health senior management changes, Akerna revenue guidance & more

Fallout from the vape crisis continues as state and federal regulators take more action, certain retailers pull product from shelves, and tobacco giant Philip Morris walked away from a merger with Altria.

Exclusive webinar: Akerna CEO talks strategy for growth, marijuana vape crisis

In this Executive Webinar on Sept. 26 at 2 p.m. ET, CEO Jessica Billingsley will join Investor Intelligence Analyst Mike Regan to discuss Akerna’s outlook and the role technology can play in addressing the current vape crisis.