Start A Cannabis Business

Alex Wong/Getty ImagesThe Faraday Future FFZERO1 Concept, a high-performance electric vehicle built upon FF’s Variable Platform Architecture (VPA). See Also Faraday Future, the electric-car company that debuted a 1,000-horsepower electric concept car at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas earlier this year, is starting to make some earnest moves to get its manufacturing operation […]

“Cannabis is still illegal on the federal level, so it makes investing very risky,” said Jessica Rabe, a research analyst with ConvergEx, a New York-based brokerage that released its outlook for the industry last week. Federal laws make it difficult for marijuana businesses to open bank accounts, and as a result many have gobs of […]

As a microbusiness advocate, researcher and owner, I wanted to know if this was a truly viable business for the self-employed or small business owner. Personal, moral and ethical judgments aside, this is a unique situation in the business world. A formerly illegal substance, one with a long history of sending dealers to prison, is […]

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The cannabis industry made $5.4 billion in 2015. Legally. That’s $5.4 billion worth of businesses growing and cultivating plants, processing and shipping products, and selling marijuana, cannabis oil, and all manner of edibles at dispensaries. That figure is forecast to hit $22.8 billion by 2020 according to the latest State of Legal Marijuana Markets Report from […]

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CENTENNIAL, CO–(Marketwired – Mar 31, 2016) – CannaGrow Holdings, Inc., (OTC PINK: CGRW) — CannaGrow Holdings, Inc., Liaison and Consultant providing turn-key solutions to licensed growers in the legal Cannabis industry, today announced important updates to the Buffalo Ranch Project in Huerfano County, Colorado. Delmar Janovec, CEO of CannaGrow Holdings, confirmed that significant advances have been […]

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x Embed x Share Whoopi Goldberg has a new title: ganjapreneur. The comedian and host of The View announced her own official medical marijuana business, which is a joint partnership with award-winning edibles maker Maya Elisabeth. USA TODAY In this February 2016 photo, actress Whoopi Goldberg attends the 88th Annual Academy Awards at Hollywood Highland […]

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DENVER—Two years after Colorado fully legalized the sale of marijuana, most banks here still don’t offer services to the businesses involved. Financial institutions are caught between state law that has legalized marijuana and federal law that bans it. Banks’ federal regulators don’t fully recognize such businesses and impose onerous reporting requirements on banks that deal with them. Without bank accounts, the […]

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Yonkers Mayor Michael Spano presided over the opening of Etaine, a medical marijuana dispensary located on Main Street, near the Yonkers waterfront. (Video by Seth Harrison/The Journal News) Buy Photo Yonkers Mayor Michael Spano holds a spray canister of medical marijuana during a ceremony to mark the opening of Etain LLC medical marijuana dispensary on […]

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