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March 10th, 2020|CBD Business, CBD Tips & Tricks|

Author: Lindsey Horton The past year has proven massive interest in, and demand for derivatives of the hemp plant after the passage of the 2018 Farm Bill. Most high in demand are CBD products, [...]

February 5th, 2020|CBD Business, CBD News|

After extensive cross-breeding efforts involving various strains of cannabis, the hemp plant is now popularly associated with a high concentration of CBD. However, CBD is just one of the 113 total cannabinoids that can [...]

February 5th, 2020|CBD Business, CBD Tips & Tricks|

At a time of increasing regulation and competition, those looking to build or expand CBD brands need a tight focus on their message in order to be prepared for more knowledgeable and demanding customers. [...]

2801, 2020

Shaping the Future of CBD

2020-01-28T20:55:43-05:00January 28th, 2020|Categories: CBD Business, CBD Market, CBD News|

A Brief History: Hemp in the USDating back to the early 1900s, the hemp plant embarked on its politicized journey within the United States, often times becoming a scapegoat for the effects of its psychoactive cousin, marijuana. This period of cannabis prohibition would continue for the next 100 years of American history. Consequently, many other countries followed suit and outlawed or prevented the production of industrial hemp, which halted any further research on the plant’s [...]

2801, 2020

Passionate about CBD and Hemp? Find a Career in Cannabis Today

2020-01-28T20:58:07-05:00January 28th, 2020|Categories: CBD Business, CBD Market|

From the farmer who plants hemp seeds in rural Kentucky, to the metropolitan customer that purchases the finished product in the urban center of New York City, each component of the cannabis industry is well-represented across the landscape of this country. There is one common thread that holds it together- the passion of its participants for the plant they believe in. Throughout the United States, cannabis advocacy is something that unites people- a phenomenon that [...]

2801, 2020

Standing Out from the Competition: How Ongoing News Coverage Benefits a CBD Brand

2020-01-28T20:51:07-05:00January 28th, 2020|Categories: CBD Business, CBD Market|

The cannabidiol (CBD) industry is expanding at a fast rate, being expected to reach $16 billion by 2025, according to Business Insider data. Yet, with vast growth comes a great deal of uncertainty, as well as tight competition to capture a share of the market. Both startups and already established brands in the industry have to deploy a mix of marketing and public relations strategies to be able to truly stand out from the competition. [...]

312, 2019

CBD-Dispensing Robots Show Up At 7-Eleven Stores

2020-01-28T20:51:09-05:00December 3rd, 2019|Categories: CBD Business, CBD Market, CBD News, CBD Products|

CBD consumers in Colorado are now able to buy their favorite products at select 7-Eleven locations out of a robot. Yes, that’s right: a CBD dispensing robot. Starting this week, select 7-Eleven convenience stores in the state of Colorado will feature CBD-dispensing, high-tech vending machines produced by greenbox Robotics, the industrial automation company behind widely celebrated CBD and cannabis-dispensing robots found in Come Back Daily and Erba Collective, among other very cool places. Check [...]

2611, 2019

Holiday Gift Guide 2019: The Best CBD Beauty Splurges

2020-01-28T20:51:10-05:00November 26th, 2019|Categories: CBD Business, CBD Lifestyle, CBD Products, CBD Tips & Tricks|

CBD is still reigning supreme as the queen ingredient in the wellness world right now and for good reason. When used as a supplement or in beauty products, the benefits of the wunderkind cannabis compound range from promoting an overall sense of calm to aiding sleep to soothing skin issues. Whether you want to pamper your favorite people or treat yourself to get through the stress of the holidays, here are the 11 best [...]

2611, 2019

Myaderm Announces Introduction of CBD Products at DICK’S Sporting Goods

2020-01-28T20:51:11-05:00November 26th, 2019|Categories: CBD Business, CBD Market, CBD News, CBD Products|

Myaderm, a leading producer of innovative cannabidiol (CBD) products, announced today that it is introducing its entire CBD Sport Cream line at DICK's Sporting Goods (NYSE: DKS). These will be the first CBD products sold at DICK'S and will be available on shelves in select stores nationwide starting today. These transdermal CBD creams are designed with the exercise and sport performance customer's needs in mind. "We are excited to work with DICK'S Sporting Goods [...]

611, 2019

Edible Arrangements To Introduce Line Of CBD Products

2020-01-28T20:51:12-05:00November 6th, 2019|Categories: CBD Business, CBD Market, CBD News, CBD Products|Tags: , , , |

Dive Brief: Edible Brands is introducing a line of hemp cannabidiol snacks and treats later this year under the Incredible Edibles brand. The CBD-infused items will be sold in Edible Arrangement retail locations and the company's new Gifts & Treats Edible stores, the company said in a release. Founder and CEO Tariq Farid said in the release the company will introduce its first Incredible Edibles store next year, with its initial product being a proprietary [...]

511, 2019

CBD Is More Popular Than Jesus, Kanye West, The NBA, Taylor Swift, The Beatles And AOC Right Now, Data Shows

2020-01-28T20:51:13-05:00November 5th, 2019|Categories: CBD Business, CBD Lifestyle, CBD Market, CBD News|Tags: , , , |

CBD might as well stand for “crazy buzz, Dude.” The chemical compound found in cannabis and hemp is everywhere these days, from products for athletes to beverages, and from hummus to the investment portfolio of the Church of England.While some of these infusions are more warranted than others, one thing seems clear: people are very interested in CBD and its massive medical properties, ranging from pain relief, to treating the symptoms of epilepsy, to reducing anxiety, to helping with acne.But [...]

411, 2019

NCPA Launches CBD Website for Pharmacists

2020-01-28T20:51:13-05:00November 4th, 2019|Categories: CBD Business, CBD Health, CBD Market, CBD News|Tags: , , , , |

To help educate community pharmacists on the growing cannabidiol (CBD) market, NCPA is has launched an online resource featuring verified products and information about the CBD industry. NCPA and pharmacy compliance and brokerage firm PRS are teaming up on the NCPA CBD Source, an “easy-to-navigate website providing pharmacies with answers they may need to make educated decisions about the growing CBD marketplace,” says NCPA in a statement. The U.S. CBD industry, which is expected to reach $22 billion by 2024, is dominated by major [...]