Cannabis

News and Articles About Cannabis

6 Business Ideas for People Looking to Cash in on the Marijuana Boom
Marijuana

6 Business Ideas for People Looking to Cash in on the Marijuana Boom

Want to get in on the green rush but don't want to grow or sell pot? Here's a list of promising businesses to start.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Where the 'Gold Rush' Turns Green: the Profit in Legalized Marijuana
Marijuana

Where the 'Gold Rush' Turns Green: the Profit in Legalized Marijuana

Considering the growing list of states lining up to legalize recreational cannabis, there may be gold in dem der hills of pot.
Jeffrey Hayzlett
Richard Branson: Just Say Yes to Smoking Pot With Your Kids
Radicals & Visionaries

Richard Branson: Just Say Yes to Smoking Pot With Your Kids

The billionaire Brit dropped a smoke bomb of skunky parental advice at a conference for entrepreneurs yesterday.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Fund-raising in Cannabis, Initially Slow, Is Going Higher and Higher
Marijuana

Fund-raising in Cannabis, Initially Slow, Is Going Higher and Higher

You would have been hard pressed, just a few years ago, to find investments outside of family-office groups. Then Washington and Colorado legalized.
Cy Scott
High and Mighty Report: U.S. Cannabis Retail Sales Exceeded $37.5 Million on 4/20
Marijuana

High and Mighty Report: U.S. Cannabis Retail Sales Exceeded $37.5 Million on 4/20

Marijuana-related sales were on fire on the legendary stoner holiday.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Happening Now: Cannabis Industry Pioneers Chat Live on Facebook to Commemorate 4/20
Marijuana

Happening Now: Cannabis Industry Pioneers Chat Live on Facebook to Commemorate 4/20

Catch these interviews with innovators of the booming marijuana business beginning at 11:30 a.m. EST today.
Erin Schultz
4 Steps to Build Your New Business Empire
Ready To Launch

4 Steps to Build Your New Business Empire

From cannabis to tech, there are a few simple but effective paths to follow.
Adam Weiss
5 Things to Know Before You Interview With a Cannabis Company
Cannabis

5 Things to Know Before You Interview With a Cannabis Company

First off, these people are highly professional.
Todd Mitchem
This Incubator Is Helping Cannabis Businesses Blaze a Trail Forward in a Budding Industry
Incubators

This Incubator Is Helping Cannabis Businesses Blaze a Trail Forward in a Budding Industry

Green Labs Denver offers marijuana-focused startups help on sales strategy, pitches, legal advice and more.
Michelle Goodman
10 Industries Benefiting From Incubators
Incubators

10 Industries Benefiting From Incubators

From art and music to food and weed, these hatcheries are giving startups in niche industries room to grow.
Michelle Goodman
How Companies Are Trying to Bring Marijuana Ads Online
Marketing Bootcamp

How Companies Are Trying to Bring Marijuana Ads Online

As more states legalize cannabis, the burgeoning sector is embracing the digital-marketing tactics long favored by more traditional industries.
How This E-Cig Franchise Is Moving Into Marijuana
Smoking

How This E-Cig Franchise Is Moving Into Marijuana

An e-cigarette firm develops a safer pot-delivery system.
High Stakes: How This Marijuana Company Gained Buzz in a Budding Market
Marijuana

High Stakes: How This Marijuana Company Gained Buzz in a Budding Market

Though G FarmaLabs is now a leader in the cannabis industry, it took time before success sprouted.
Why Tech Innovators Are High on the Prospects for Legalized Marijuana
Cannabis

Why Tech Innovators Are High on the Prospects for Legalized Marijuana

Legalization of recreational marijuana in Washington and Colorado, and potentially several more states soon, has created a multi-billion industry requiring sophisticated technology.
Andre Bourque