Canada became the second nation in the world and first G7 nation to legalize cannabis as 100+ retail locations open on October 17, 2018 from Newfoundland to British Columbia enabling any adult to purchase and consume marijuana. This is a watershed moment as other countries will look to Canada’s lead in their own legalization efforts. … Continue reading Impact of Canada’s Marijuana Legalization on the United States
For a long time, investors have been wary about getting involved with the marijuana industry. Even as more and more states started to legalize cannabis, its federal designation as a Schedule 1 narcotic convinced many investors to steer clear of entrepreneurs seeking to legitimize it––despite its immense economic potential. In recent years, however, the stigma … Continue reading Investors Are Getting Involved In Marijuana Companies. Here’s Why.
When the legalization of marijuana in California was announced, both investors and entrepreneurs alike anticipated a veritable “Green Rush” of economic activity—a new ecosystem from which a multi-billion dollar industry could flourish and grow. But legalization has brought with it a variety of complications and challenges that many in the industry––especially small-scale growers and businesses––have … Continue reading The 4 Biggest Challenges Of Marijuana Compliance—And How To Face Them