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The Challenges Facing New York's Cannabis Industry

The Challenges Facing New York’s Cannabis Industry

By Jules Puffings / July 9, 2024 /

New York’s Ongoing Struggle to Launch Cannabis Companies New York, NY — The launch of cannabis companies in New York continues to face significant challenges, despite state efforts to regulate…

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Silly Nice Cannabis Lights Up 47 New York Cities This 4th of July

Silly Nice Cannabis Lights Up 47 New York Cities This 4th of July

By Lisa Fairbanks / July 3, 2024 /

As the 4th of July Approaches, Silly Nice Cannabis Products Light Up New York As the 4th of July approaches, residents of New York are gearing up to celebrate with…

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Central New York Sees Surge in Cannabis Worker Unionization

By Lisa Fairbanks / July 2, 2024 /

In a significant development for the burgeoning cannabis industry in Central New York, employees at Central Processors New York have taken a historic step by unionizing under Local 338 RWDSU/UFCW.…

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New York Dispensary Launches ‘Illegal Cannabis Buyback’ Program to Encourage Legal Market Transition

By Phil Greenwood / June 28, 2024 /

In a bid to curb the illegal cannabis market in New York, Housing Works, the parent company of Housing Works Cannabis Co, has launched an innovative “illegal cannabis buyback” program.…

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Elevated Elegance: New York City’s Luxury Cannabis Stores Blend Art and Culture

By Bayley Greenleaf / June 24, 2024 /

Travel Agency, a striking new cannabis dispensary, has opened its doors in Union Square, featuring a six-foot-tall sculpture of a joint in its foyer that sets it apart from conventional…

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Cracking Down on Illicit Cannabis Shops in New York: Governor’s Move Amidst Surge in Legal Sales

By Mary Marty / June 18, 2024 /

Governor Kathy Hochul of New York has announced a significant increase in legal marijuana sales at licensed retailers, attributing the rise to the state’s intensified enforcement actions against illicit cannabis…

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Illegal Cannabis Crackdown: New York Closes More Than 100 Shops in 3 Weeks

By Phil Greenwood / June 18, 2024 /

New York Governor Kathy Hochul has announced the closure of over 100 illicit cannabis stores across the state by the New York State Cannabis Enforcement Task Force in the past…

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New York Cannabis Agency Unveils Cultivation Rules and License Updates

By Lisa Fairbanks / June 13, 2024 /

The New York Cannabis Control Board (CCB) has authorized new rules permitting adults over 21 to cultivate cannabis at home starting June 11. The regulations allow for up to six…

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New York Cannabis Sales Hit $200 Million Landmark

By Bayley Greenleaf / June 13, 2024 /

New York’s Cannabis Market Hits $200M in Sales for June New York is poised to achieve $200 million in cannabis sales in June, a significant indicator of the rapid growth…

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New York Cannabis Officials’ Alarming Emails to Governor Over Private Equity Loan Deal

By Bayley Greenleaf / June 12, 2024 /

Last June, a $150 million deal with Chicago Atlantic Group marked a major milestone in New York’s cannabis program. However, doubts arose immediately within the Office of Cannabis Management (OCM).…

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