MJBizTalks

This Week In … Aug. 2, Episode 38

This Week In Marijuana Business News for the week ended Aug. 2, 2019, with host Nick Thomas. Headlines include: California’s enforcement efforts against illicit marijuana market having a so-so impact for legal businesses Florida seeks court review of medical marijuana licensing Canntrust hires financial adviser to explore possible sale Harvest Health & Recreation challenges Ohio […]

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This Week In … July 26, Episode 37

This Week In Marijuana Business News for the week ended July 26, 2019, with host Jill Reddish. Headlines include: US House Judiciary chair introduces sweeping cannabis reform bill Historic US Senate hearing eyes cannabis banking hurdles, but major reform seen as long shot US Senate banking panel chair indicates openness to cannabis banking reform Hemp […]

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This Week In … July 19, Episode 36

This Week In Marijuana Business News for the week ended July 19, 2019, with host Nick Thomas. Headlines include: Utah drops residency restriction for medical cannabis growers California report finds regulators unable to fully oversee the state’s marijuana market Curaleaf agrees to acquire marijuana giant Grassroots for $875 million Arcview deal highlights increased institutional involvement […]

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This Week In … July 12, Episode 35

This Week In Marijuana Business News for the week ended July 12, 2019, with host Nick Thomas. Headlines include: Canadian retailer pulls CannTrust’s recreational marijuana goods from shelves Congressional panel urged to support states-rights marijuana legislation Florida appeals court nixes medical marijuana caps, vertical integration Demetrix raises $50 million to research synthetic cannabinoid production Green […]

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This Week In … June 28, Episode 34

This Week In Marijuana Business News for the week ended June 28, 2019, with host Jill Reddish. Headlines include: Illinois becomes 11th state to legalize adult-use marijuana; $2B market projected Chart: Ranks of US banks serving cannabis firms growing, but data may overstate true number Social media challenges continue for cannabis firms – sometimes costing […]

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This Week In … June 21, Episode 33

This Week In Marijuana Business News for the week ended June 21, 2019, with host Kevin “Moose” Huhn. Headlines include: In ‘historic vote,’ US House protects state-legal cannabis programs Congress urges FDA to get going on CBD in foods, dietary supplements FDA extends deadline for public comments on CBD rules Shareholders approve planned cannabis merger […]

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This Week In … June 14, Episode 32

This Week In Marijuana Business News for the week ended June 14, 2019, with co-hosts Jill Reddish and Jenel Stelton-Holtmeier – recorded live from the show floor of MJBizConNEXT and the Hemp Industry Daily Conference. Headlines include: Experts at MJBizConNEXT highlight cannabis industry’s move toward more mainstream acceptance Weekly Deal Watch: Public companies target private firms […]

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This Week In … June 7, Episode 31

This Week In Marijuana Business News for the week ended June 7, 2019, with host Kevin “Moose” Huhn. Headlines include: Domino effect? Illinois marijuana legalization could spur other states to do same In landmark move, Illinois lawmakers approve adult-use cannabis program that could hit $2 billion in sales New Jersey to greatly expand medical marijuana […]

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This Week In … May 31, Episode 30

This Week In Marijuana Business News for the week ended May 31, 2019, with host Jill Reddish. Headlines include: Exclusive: US retail marijuana sales on pace to rise 35% in 2019 and near $30 billion by 2023 Harvard, Canadian cannabis firm Atlas ink ‘groundbreaking’ research partnership New Colorado law allows outsiders to invest in state’s […]

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This Week In … May 24, Episode 29

This Week In Marijuana Business News for the week ended May 24, 2019, with host Kevin “Moose” Huhn. Headlines include: Chart: Comparing the price per milligram of THC in cannabis-infused products Smaller California marijuana farmers form co-ops to save on costs, compete with large growers What are the business implications of labor peace agreements for […]

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This Week In … May 17, Episode 28

This Week In Marijuana Business News for the week ended May 17, 2019, with host Jill Reddish. Headlines include: ‘Be at the table, or you’re on the plate’: Part 1 of a Q&A with CV Sciences exec Doug Mackay; ‘Distinct products, distinct plants – that’s the only way’: Part 2 of a Q&A with CV Sciences […]

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