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New York State of Mind: Rosie Mattio Is Redefining the Industry’s Image

For an industry that has been hiding in the shadows for the better part of the past century, it’s no surprise cannabis...

For I+I’s Selam Kelati, Natural Remedies Are an Ages-Old Family Tradition

After a 20-year career in the corporate world, Selam Kelati was ready for a change. Born and raised in Ethiopia, she grew...

Ro Choy Leads a Do-or-Die Effort to Transform Eaze’s Business Model

Despite the company’s name, business has been less than easy at Eaze since its launch in 2014. When the company pitched its...

From Sports to Brews to Buds, Campbell Consulting Evolves with the Times

In a cannabis industry that is only beginning to find its feet, the race is on for companies and brands to reach...

Washington-Based Cannabis Company Cries Foul Over Oklahoma’s Residency Laws

OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. – In a challenge to Oklahoma’s residency requirements for medical cannabis licenses, a Washington-based cannabis company has filed suit...
Aaron LoCascio, Greenlane founder and CEO, mg-Magazine

Aaron LoCascio: Living Life in the Greenlane

Of all the cogs in the cannabis industry’s supply chain, distribution companies might be the most contentious and competitive, charging a toll...

Newly Legalized States Set the Example for Nationwide Licensing and Regulation

In December 2019, the industry’s mood was cautiously optimistic. Although cannabis stocks had collapsed and capital dried up, there was reason for...

Don’t Call LeafLink Co-founders Ryan G. Smith and Zach Silverman Disruptors

As much as legalization has helped the cannabis industry grow and flourish over the past decade, peek behind the curtain and a...

Tweaking the Message: Crises Present Opportunities for Marketers

In virtually every state that has legalized cannabis in the past five years, overzealous regulations and excessive taxes have created major hurdles...

A Trip to Doobie Nights Can Open a Portal into the Imagination

Northern California long has been a magnet for weed enthusiasts, radicals, and counterculture characters of all stripes. Doobie Nights, a new dispensary...