The Evolution of Merchant Services for the Hemp Industry
Stunning many CBD retailers, Elavon and US Bank recently decided the hemp industry is still too high-risk for comfort.
In this episode of A Tech Moment, we speak with Tom DiGiovanni, CFO from Canndescent about how their facility implemented solar power to offset energy usage and set the standard for sustainable cannabis.
Canadian consumers balk at the high price of legalization, a former Israeli Prime Minister joins the industry, and China partners with Israel for medicinal hemp. These stories and more in this week's cannabis and hemp industry headlines.
One of the biggest challenges that the medical cannabis industry has been trying to solve is known as the reproducibility problem. That is, how can we ensure patients receive a controlled quantity of medical cannabis with each dosage they take?
Hemp and CBD are in high demand, can cultivators keep up? If not, are yeast-created cannabinoids the answer? Meanwhile, digital payments also seeing a boost from the cannabis sector and three cannabis stocks are heating up.
Wisp brings sophistication, elegance, and ease to cannabis consumption. Cannabis Tech reached out to Greg James, Senior VP of Sales at CannaKorp to talk about their acquisition by Target Group, and what’s in store for Wisp.
Colorado State University-Pueblo, Institute of Cannabis Research hosted their annual academic conference regarding advances in cannabis science and technology. Cannabis Tech’s Kristina Etter attended the Sunday session for a first-hand perspective of cannabis advances from the researchers themselves.