Bringing Equal Opportunity to the Cannabis Industry, It’s Time Lawmakers Start Supporting Small Businesses

Cannabis is an essential business in most legal states, yet many small dispensaries are struggling and actually bleeding revenue. During an alleged cannabis business boom, why are dispensaries losing money? It’s because the cost to own a dispensary add…

Cannabis Companies Facing Proposed Class-Action Lawsuit Over Alleged Mislabelling

Some major cannabis companies in Canada are facing a multi-million dollar proposed class-action lawsuit over allegations the potency of their products is “drastically different” than advertised. The statement of claim filed in Calgary on Tuesday accuse…

‘Local Cannabis Companies Face Extinction;’ Recreational Marijuana Businesses Plead With Mass. Lawmakers for State Loan Program Amid Pandemic

It took almost two years for Massachusetts marijuana company T. Bear, Inc., to receive approval to commence operations, which finally came down on March 20, recounted owner and CEO Angela Brown. That approval authorized the East Wareham company to star…

Layoffs Continue at Canopy Growth, Constellation Brands’ Struggling Cannabis Producer

Canopy Growth Corp., a major marijuana producer, has laid off 200 staff from the Canadian, U.K. and U.S. offices This is the third round of cuts in the last few months—as it stands, the company has let go almost 1,000 employees, including COVID-19-rela…

800 Fired From Pot Jobs in Malls, and Other Cannabis Stories You May Have Missed

The spread of COVID-19 has seen typically stable sectors of the economy rival the chaos of the nascent cannabis industry. True to their reputation, these past few weeks have not been smooth sailing for pot companies. Here’s a look at some of the cannab…