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The Best Cannabis Stocks To Buy In 2021? These Have Long Term Potential

Top Cannabis Stocks In 2021 In 2021 marijuana stocks and the cannabis market have continued to show investors the growth potential in the sector. With most leading cannabis companies reporting significant revenue growth in 2020 and guidance for 2021 showing higher revenue the industry is expanding rapidly. In general, top cannabis stocks have shown some upward momentum so far in…

Security, Chain of Custody, and The Transportation Manifest

Cannabis compliance for licensees is finally emerging from the shadows into the forefront as regulators move from the application phase to the operational phase. In performing Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) requests and reviewing online compliance audit reports and letters to licensees, there are a number of specific issues regulators are required to review, but the majority of warning letters…

Securing Cannabis Across the Supply Chain

Tracking cannabis from the farm to the dispensary is important to the safety of the entire marketplace. How to do it, however, has left many supply chain experts dazed and confused. But Applied DNA Sciences, a company that creates molecular tagging technology for supply chain security, anti-counterfeiting, and anti-theft technology, has an answer—at least a portion of it.   The company’s…

Living in the Age Of Cannabis Delivery on Demand

Many would argue 2020 has been the most stressful year in a generation. Between a polarizing U.S. presidential election, a novel coronavirus pandemic claiming more than 268,000 lives from 13.6 million reported cases (as of November 30),, the fluctuating, unreliable data, and millions of people who may be stressing out due to ongoing isolation from their loved ones due to…

How Cannabis Can Do a Better Job with Fostering Diversity

The cannabis space has been less than diverse since its onset as an “industry.” Even behind the scenes, there aren’t too many minorities. During the Winter Emerge 2020 Virtual Cannabis Conference, one panel highlighting diverse voices in cannabis was “Multicultural Experiences in Technology Innovation,” moderated by Sohum J. Shah. Shah is the founder and CEO of Durban Creative Media, a cannabis consultant, and…

New Poll Shows Cannabis Delivery Has Had Increasing Popularity And Demand

During the pandemic, cannabis delivery and drive-thru options became more of a hot topic than ever before. In addition to the logistics and safety it provides, delivery offers a stress-free, convenient system that is here to stay. According to a recent poll from Ganja Goddess, a California-based, online brand for cannabis consumers, cannabis users want to keep getting their weed delivered. According to…

Will This Canadian Company’s Entry Shake Up the U.S. Cannabis Market?

Marijuana legalization in the U.S. could be years away from becoming a reality. However, that isn’t stopping Canadian cannabis businesses from staking out positions beforehand. They want to be ready to go when the market opens up, and that is why there has been an uptick on the mergers and acquisitions (M&A) front of late. Last week, Valens (OTC:VLNCF) became the latest name…

3 Best Marijuana Stocks to Buy in May

There are two key things you should know about the cannabis industry, particularly in the U.S. First, it’s still only in its early innings. Second, the potential market is huge. Those happen to be two characteristics that bode well for long-term investors. Some cannabis companies are in especially strong positions to succeed — and deliver great returns along the way.…

We have sommeliers for wine – why not concierges for cannabis at retail shops?

There are nearly 800 strains of cannabis available on the legal market, with more being cultivated all the time. On top of that, there are countless formulations of edibles, tinctures and other cannabis products. Like the wine industry, cannabis is a complicated market for consumers. In the wine industry, sommeliers guide consumers into making choices based on region, vintage and…

What the United States can learn from Canada’s cannabis clarity

The inherent contradictions of American cannabis laws seem to appear in the news almost every week. At the state level, for example, Virginia recently became the latest jurisdiction to allow adult cannabis use, effective this July 1. But just days later, a court upheld United States federal tax laws that treat state-licensed cannabis businesses as illegal drug traffickers. To resolve conflicts like this,…