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3 Tips for Helping Senior Customers

Baby Boomers, or those born prior to 1965, aren’t babies anymore but they are the fastest growing consumer demographic for cannabis products. Media reports...

The Nose Knows: Sniffing Out the Scents of Wellness

There’s no question terpenes are a hot topic among both cannabis and mainstream retailers. How hot? Witness one of the 2018 seasonal drinks introduced...

7 CBD Skincare Brands for Dry Winter Skin

It was Groundhog Day on Saturday, February 2, and weather-prognosticating resident rodent Punxsutawney Phil apparently did not see his shadow, which means spring should...

February Roundup: 9 Red-Themed Gifts for Lovers, Lunar New Year

February is a real red-letter month, with vibrant red Valentine’s Day hearts standing out in grey weather–the wintery cold turning frosty noses red, as...

7 Cannabis-Infused Valentine’s Ideas for Sexy People

Three studies were conducted in 2018 that looked at, among other things, the sexual behavior of cannabis users. The largest of the studies was conducted...

Cannabis Brands Go Hollywood for Celebrity Events

HOLLYWOOD, Calif–With the 2019 awards season underway, cannabis branding is coming down the red carpet alongside mainstream luxury and entertainment brands, basking in the...

California, Michigan, Crack Down on Unlicensed Cannabis Retailers

SACRAMENTO–The deadline for unlicensed cannabis dispensaries, collectives, and co-ops to come into licensing compliance in California was January 9, and leaves hundreds of the...
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U.S. Surgeon General Said Cannabis’ Medical Potential Should be Studied

BOSTON–The Washington Post interviewed U.S. Surgeon General Jerome Adams in early December, resulting in a video post entitled “Tackling the Opioid Crisis: The Federal...

January Roundup: 9 Cannabis Wellness Products For THC-Infused Fitness

It’s 2019! Resolutions and goals have been set–to give up alcohol for Dry January; to lose weight with highly touted diets and regular workouts;...
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Hippo Packaging’s Kary Radestock Gets It All Wrapped Up

Hippo Packaging’s Kary Radestock isn’t only about designing pretty packages. She and her team create consumer experiences. With attention to detail, innovative packaging and branding...