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Navigating Change: California Cannabis Industry New 710 Strategy

By Bayley Greenleaf / July 10, 2024 /

Rising Concentrate Sales and New Vape Regulations Concentrate sales are increasing nationwide as California operators adapt to new vape rules and sustainability measures. The recent regulations prohibit the term “disposable”…

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California's Cannabis Sales Slump Bypasses Certain Areas

California’s Cannabis Sales Slump Bypasses Certain Areas

By Mary Marty / July 3, 2024 /

While Overall Cannabis Sales Have Been Falling in California, Some Areas are Breaking the Trend by Growing Transaction Dollars While overall cannabis sales have been declining in California since early…

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California Cannabis Market Rattled by Pesticide Scandal

By Phil Greenwood / July 1, 2024 /

In the aftermath of a pesticide scandal shaking California’s regulated cannabis industry, brands, retailers, and testing labs are racing to restore consumer confidence. A recent report by the Los Angeles…

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California Lawmakers Vote Down Bill Removing Cannabis Protections for Law Enforcement Jobs

By Gene Mcklnley / June 21, 2024 /

On Wednesday, a California Assembly committee rejected a Senate-passed bill aimed at removing employment protections for law enforcement officers who legally use cannabis off-duty. The Assembly’s Labor and Employment Committee…

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California State Fair Introduces Cannabis Sales and Consumption Lounge

By Phil Greenwood / June 20, 2024 /

For the first time in its 170-year history, the California State Fair is set to feature cannabis sales and an onsite consumption lounge. This move marks a significant step in…

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Michigan Surpasses California in Cannabis Sales and Per Capita Spending

By Lisa Fairbanks / June 20, 2024 /

Introduction to Michigan’s Market Dominance Michigan’s recreational cannabis market has hit a level of achievement and even beat California in some key performance metrics despite the higher population of California.…

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California Lawmakers Revise Psilocybin Pilot Program Bill, Restricting Eligibility

By Mary Marty / June 18, 2024 /

California lawmakers have revised a psilocybin pilot program bill to narrow eligibility criteria for participants and facilitators who could administer the psychedelic under the proposal. The amendments come about a…

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California Lender Highlights Strong Cannabis Industry Health Through Low Default Rates

By Becci Marti / June 18, 2024 /

In a recent statement, Adam Stettner, CEO of FundCanna, emphasized the resilience and strength of the cannabis industry, contrary to recent media narratives of decline and failure. Despite facing federal…

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Cannabis Takes Center Stage at California State Fair

By Becci Marti / June 18, 2024 /

California’s state fair has moved to become the first event of its kind by allowing the sale and consumption of marijuana on its grounds when its 2024 edition unfolds in…

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Active Shooter Response Plan for California Businesses

By Becci Marti / June 17, 2024 /

Introduction to SB 553: Workplace Violence Prevention in California In response to growing concerns about workplace violence, California has enacted SB 553, a pioneering piece of legislation aimed at enhancing…

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