Cannabis Industrial Marketplace

Business

Al Harrington Launches Cannabis Incubator for Black Entrepreneurs

A former player in the NBA, Al Harrington, has launched a cannabis incubator for Black entrepreneurs. According to TG Branfalt with Ganjapreneur.com: “Former National Basketball Association player turned cannabis entrepreneur Al Harrington is launching an incubator program for 100 Black individuals to enter the industry, CNBC reports. Harrington, CEO of… Read more »

Advice For Cannabis And CBD Advertising and Marketing

Are you in advertising and marketing for a cannabis or CBD company? Here is some advice. According to Forbes: “Jon Lowen, co-founder of Surfside.IO , a marketing platform in New York, works with cannabis industry companies on their marketing, branding, and advertising projects. He’s seen and worked through marijuana, CBD… Read more »

Cresco Labs Appoints NBA Players Association Boss to Its Board

Michele Roberts, executive director of the National Basketball Players Association, has been appointed to the board of Cresco Labs. According to Ganjapreneur.com: “Cresco Labs has appointed longtime trial lawyer and Executive Director of the National Basketball Players Association Michele Roberts to its board. She is the first woman and person… Read more »

3 Tips To Futurize Your CannaBusiness With Artificial Intelligence

Looking into AI for your cannabusiness? Here are some tips to consider. According to Green Entrepreneur: “Cannabis is all the rage these days. In fact, Grand View Research reports that the global legal marijuana market is expected to hit USD $146.4 billion by 2025, meaning your CannaBusiness is either at… Read more »

8 Important Marketing Tips for Cannabis Dispensaries

Running a dispensary? Here are some important marketing tips. According to Green Market Report: “Operating a cannabis dispensary can be a lucrative business, but only if people know it exists—and prefer it to other dispensaries in the area. Just selling cannabis isn’t enough to get you the profitability and sustainability… Read more »

5 Things You Should Know Before Starting Up Your Cannabusiness

Looking to break into the cannabusiness market? Here are things you should know before taking the plunge. According to Green Entrepreneur: “When entrepreneurs approach me for advice on getting into the cannabis business, the first question I ask is, ‘Who are you trying to help?’ “Luckily for them, and for… Read more »

3 Best Practices For Cannabis Retail Business Owners During A Crisis

Having a crisis plan in place is essential for all cannabusinesses. Here are some best practices to consider for yours. According to Kintu Patel, a contributor with Green Entrepreneur: “Retail companies across the country have been forced to adapt to the abrupt changes in consumer habits and business regulations caused… Read more »

Despite Ups and Downs, Cannabis Market Still Projected to Reach $89 Billion by 2024

One market still projected to achieve growth is the cannabis market. According to FinancialNewsMedia.com: “It seems that as the global cannabis market continues to ebb and flow, its tentacles are reaching into traditionally unrelated markets such as cosmetics, biopharmaceuticals, food & agriculture and the beverages markets. The worldwide cosmetics market… Read more »

4 Ways CBD Brands Can Market Responsibly Right Now

Now more than ever, marketing messages need to be carefully crafted. Here are some tips for CBD brands. According to Chidike Samuelson with Green Entrepreneur: “The COVID-19 epidemic has affected businesses of all kinds. But CBD-based businesses have seen an unprecedented upsurge in demand for their services, as more and… Read more »

3 Key Ways Marketing And Communications Have Evolved In Cannabis

As the cannabusiness market has grown, key changes have occurred in marketing and communication. According to Matt Rizzetta: “We’ve been fortunate to have had a front-row seat to witness the emergence of the legal cannabis industry in the media over the past several years. Back in 2015, we started to… Read more »

Five Do’s and Don’ts of Networking In The New Normal

Navigating how to network during our new normal can be challenging. Here are some do’s and don’ts. According to Shawna Vercher, guest writer with Green Entrepreneur: “Networking has been a key part of business growth and client relationships in nearly every industry. Now, with conferences indefinitely postponed, monthly mixers evaporating,… Read more »

Leafly Reports: COVID-19: How cannabis companies are helping in the crisis

Cannabis companies are among the many businesses stepping up to help their communities during the COVID-19 pandemic. According to David Downs with Leafly: “During World War II, America crushed fascism by repurposing automobile factories into making fighters and bombers. “In today’s war on COVID-19, America’s $10.73 billion legal marijuana sector… Read more »

Helping the Cannabusiness Community

As the COVID-19 pandemic first appeared in the United States and as states went under stay-at-home orders, it was unclear how the cannabis industry would fare. As many states gave cannabis “essential” status and cannabusinesses saw an increase in sales, conversations around the importance of the plant to the nation’s… Read more »

Forbes Reports: How One Young Entrepreneur’s Simple Fix May Change Cannabis Grinders Forever

Just like any other industry, the cannabis industry has seen a boost of innovation as one entrepreneur finds a simple fix to grinders. According to David E. Carpenter, a contributor with Forbes: “Zachary McCreedy was looking for an innovative product to create. Something small, simple and reasonably priced, he says,… Read more »

Medical Cannabis Businesses Eye Potential New Markets in Southern US

Those in the medical marijuana industry have their eyes set on a potential new market: the Southern United States. According to Jeff Smith with Marijuana Business Daily: “Medical marijuana legalization efforts are advancing through several states in the southern U.S., and if successful, they promise tens of millions of dollars… Read more »