July 2016

Buy Photo Karen Pierce, with Canal Winchester-based Working Partners, talks with the Ross County Safety Council last week about the new medical marijuana law going into effect in September.(Photo: Chris Balusik/Gazette)Buy Photo CHILLICOTHE — Karen Pierce’s introduction to an Empowering the Workplace session on medical marijuana made before the Ross County Safety Council last week was, […]

Cannabis indica. Credit: Wikipedia Christopher Sayegh holds up two syringes filled with cannabis compound, primed to pump tiny amounts into a pomegranate sorbet, or a juicy cut of Wagyu Japanese beef as part of a bold new sensory experiment. As more US states move to legalize the use of recreational marijuana, the California chef is […]

Private equity is diving head-first into the cannabis industry. Matilde Campodonico/AP The cannabis industry is starting to see some serious investment activity. Over the last few years, a new wave of cannabis-finance companies have formed to capitalize on the green rush. Companies like Tuatara Capital, Seventh Point, Poseidon Asset Management, and Privateer Holdings have dived […]

TALLAHASSEE — As pot shops start to sprout in Florida, cities are struggling with how — or whether — to regulate the state’s new marijuana industry. Last week, the state’s first medical-marijuana dispensary, operated by Trulieve, opened its doors to customers in Tallahassee. Health officials gave the go-ahead to a second group, Surterra, to start […]

Leafly’s Cannabis Business Marketing series is designed to provide marijuana businesses with the tools and tactics necessary for their success. To learn more about cannabis marketing opportunities, check out Leafly’s Cannabis Advertising Services.  Effective marketing and advertising are imperative to the success and growth of any business, especially new businesses. But with the current status […]

The parking lot was just paved, the walls are being painted, and soon the medical landscape in Tampa Bay will be forever remade. Related News/Archive Judge: Florida medical marijuana grower wrongly disqualified 5 Months Ago Tampa Bay area residents show more support for legalizing medical marijuana 7 Months Ago First Florida home delivery of medical […]

Private equity is diving head-first into the cannabis industry. Matilde Campodonico/AP The cannabis industry is starting to see some serious investment activity. Over the last few years, a new wave of cannabis-finance companies have formed to capitalize on the green rush. Companies like Tuatara Capital, Seventh Point, Poseidon Asset Management, and Privateer Holdings have dived […]

Like state lawmakers, many local officials have expressed concerns about “a pot shop on every corner.” TALLAHASSEE — As pot shops start to sprout in Florida, cities are struggling with how, or whether, to regulate the state’s new marijuana industry. The state’s first medical-marijuana dispensary, operated by Trulieve, has opened to customers in Tallahassee. Health officials […]

Cookies with a marijuana leaf printed on them are displayed during the 2016 Cannabis Business Summit Expo on June 22, 2016 in Oakland, California. (Photo : Justin Sullivan/Getty Images) Marijuana legalization in Colorado may have bought countless positive changes for the state, but there’s always a down side to it. After the state’s marijuana legalization, […]