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Big Data in the Cannabis Industry

"Without big data analytics, companies are blind and deaf, wandering out onto the web like deer on a freeway." – Geoffrey Moore

by   |   October 05, 2019

What Science & Technology Has Done for the Cannabis Industry in 2019

Although we are only coming into harvest season, already 2019 has witnessed many significant scientific and technological breakthroughs in the cannabis industry. With the speed of innovation in this industry, you're forgiven if you've missed some of the most notable developments.

by   |   October 03, 2019

Cannabis Data Consumers Can Trust

Cannabis Tech sat down with Michael Klein of cannabisMD, and Edward Sawicki, Jr., Co-Founder & CEO of Think20 Labs to discuss their collaboration which aimed at providing third-party, blind tests consumers can trust.

by   |   September 28, 2019

PanXchange State of the Hemp Industry: September 2019

PanXchange provides market insights heading into the unofficial start of harvest season in the hemp industry.

by   |   September 25, 2019

Mind the Gap: The American Israel Cannabis Association Facilitates Global Partnerships

The AICA helps American cannabis businesses align with Israeli cannabis science and technology to bring innovation without reinventing the wheel.

by   |   September 17, 2019

Customizable Cannabinoid Profiles

2019 has been a year of big moves for Socati. Within the last six months, it has raised $40 million in private investment, acquired Blue Marble Biomaterials (including a 22,000 sq. ft. manufacturing facility in Missoula Montana), and laid the groundwork for moving its headquarters to the tech-hub of Austin, Texas. Socati is positioning itself as a leader in extraction and broad-spectrum hemp oil in the US.

by   |   September 12, 2019

Global Automation in Cannabis & Hemp

Cannabis Tech spoke to Cullen Raichart, CEO of GreenBroz, Inc about hemp and cannabis harvesting equipment, automation, and the rise of global interest.

by   |   September 06, 2019

Vaping Produces Industry Challenges, Opportunities

Although vaping is often heralded as a cleaner and safer way to ingest nicotine or cannabis, the CDC has reported over 193 instances of severe lung disease in 22 states, all linked to the use of vaporizers. Illinois saw the first death related to these cases, and officials are reporting a second death in Oregon.

by   |   September 03, 2019

Cashless Payment Systems Streamline Cannabis Transactions

Cannabis has a cash problem. Cashless payments may offer the solution.

by   |   September 02, 2019

Selling CBD Online - Secrets to reliable payment processing and quality site traffic

Please join us for a LIVE Tech Moment with Kristina Etter and guest, Ro Bhatia of LimeLight. During this live webcast and Q&A session, we'll discuss the challenges that CBD merchants face in obtaining reliable payment processing.

by   |   August 30, 2019

PanXchange State of the Hemp Industry: August 2019

PanXchange provides hemp industry insights, as well as, weather warnings in some regions for August 2019.

by   |   August 29, 2019

Cannabis Colleges on the Climb

As cannabis moves closer toward widespread legalization, more and more colleges are offering programs to prepare graduates for work within the industry. Here we take a look at some of the emerging cannabis degrees and certificates available in the United States.

by   |   August 26, 2019

Editor’s Choice: The Week in Cannabis & Hemp

From Counterculture to Pop Culture -- cannabis technology and science are moving marijuana mainstream and creating a flurry of opportunities.

by   |   August 23, 2019

Gavin Kogan Discusses Entering the Cannabis Industry

This week on A Tech Moment, Gavin Kogan of Grupo Flor spoke with Cannabis Tech’s Kristina Etter. Kogan, Chairman of the Board at Grupo Flor and currently working as VP of Government Affairs, is a fierce advocate for entrepreneurs in cannabis. His opinion, however, does not come without caveats.

by   |   August 20, 2019

Gray Terminology, Lack of Technology Cause Trouble for Hemp Shipments

In one of the strongest conservative states of America, cannabis legislation has moved forward through a misunderstanding of taxonomy. Texas has accidentally made it so that it's more difficult to prosecute the possession of cannabis.

by   |   August 13, 2019

Online Marketing for Cannabis Companies

The cannabis industry is continually evolving and is now considered by many to be at the cusp of mainstream adoption. Over the past few years, there has been an influx of startup companies, seeking to innovate and claim their stake in the budding market.

by   |   August 10, 2019

Editor’s Choice: The Week in Cannabis & Hemp

Progress is slow, but baby steps in the cannabis industry lead to giant leaps in cannabis acceptance.

by   |   August 06, 2019

The Business of Terpenes

From the Entourage Effect to individual applications, terpenes hold promise for expansion into yet another branch of the cannabis market.

by   |   August 05, 2019

The Pharmaceutical Industry Has its Eyes on Cannabis: Is that Good or Bad?

The pharmaceutical industry has long perceived cannabis as a threat. Only recently has the pharmaceutical begun to change its perspective of the infamous herb—from an illicit substance to a potential goldmine.

by   |   July 30, 2019

California’s Social Equity Program Provides Equal Opportunity

California's Social Equity program seeks to right the wrongs caused by the War on Drugs by improving access to cannabis business entrepreneurship. Is the Social Equity program right for your business?