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How Section 280E is Still Hindering the Cannabis Industry

 

Jay Jerose, Principal at the Bonadio Group, dives into Section 280E and shares its implications on businesses and the cannabis industry. Not only is it difficult for cannabis companies to avail themselves of alternative banking solutions, but there are also obstacles in place preventing these companies from taking advantage of notable tax deductions, with the primary obstacle being Internal Revenue Code (IRC) Section 280E.

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Leaders in Cannabis Formulations: Part 4

 

In this series of articles, Aaron Green sits down and interviews industry scientists and executives leading cannabis formulation companies. In Part 4, Green chats with Austin Stevenson, chief innovation officer at Vertosa, a cannabis infused ingredients company, to learn more about their solution and challenges in cannabis beverage testing.

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The Future of Cannabis: Perspectives from Industry Leaders

 

As we move closer to 2022, a lot of cannabis markets are in flux, with various disruptions occurring and the idea of federal legalization increasingly looking like a reality in the coming years. We asked seven prominent industry veterans and leaders in cannabis what trends they are following to see if we can get some interesting insights.

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The Do’s and Don’ts of Cannabis Labeling

 

Your cannabis products deserve to stand out and shine in this booming market. But your product won’t even make it to the market if you are not following label requirements. Following these Do’s and Don’ts will help you label your products appropriately.

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At Delic Labs, We Have a Dream: A Cannabis Better Future

 

In this piece, the folks at Delic Labs propose a guide, the Cannabis Better Future (CBF) concept, that illustrates the different pillars the cannabis industry should adopt to improve the economic and environmental sustainability of the industry.

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Artisanal Cannabis Extraction – An Interview with Precision Founder Nick Tennant

 

In this article, Aaron Green interviews Nick Tennant, SVP of Innovation at Precision Extraction Solutions, a division of Agrify (NASDAQ: AGFY) to learn more about Precision’s recent acquisition and trends in cannabis extraction.

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Sustainability in Packaging: A Q&A with Dymapak CEO Ross Kirsh

 

Ahead of his talk at the upcoming the Cannabis Packaging Virtual Conference, we sat down with Ross Kirsh, founder and CEO of Dymapak, one of the leading packaging manufacturers in cannabis, to learn about the industry’s plastic problems and how the brand is investing in environmentally conscious and sustainable solutions.

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An Interview with the VP of Partnerships at Simplifya

 

In this article, Aaron Green interviews Brooke Butler, VP of Partnerships at Simplifya, to learn more about their compliance solution and how they navigate a changing regulatory environment in the US.

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How the Supply Chain Crisis Impacts Cannabis

 

The pandemic has thrown the global supply chain into disarray, causing shortages and delays of goods across the world. During the early days of the pandemic, people thought of the cannabis industry as somewhat recession-proof when it came to consumer spending, but is the supply chain for the cannabis market crisis-proof?

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Why Should You Add Columbia Care to Your Cannabis Portfolio?

 

This column provides readers with a taste of Cannin’s insights they offer to their members, including investment tips, trends, predictions and more. In this installment, we take a deeper dive into Columbia Care’s financials.

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Bipartisan Cannabis Expungement Bill Introduced in Congress

 

Reps. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) and Dave Joyce (R-OH) introduced The the Harnessing Opportunities by Pursuing Expungement (HOPE) Act to assist state and local governments in expunging cannabis convictions.

Minnesota to Add Infused Edibles to Medical Cannabis Program

 

Patients will soon be able to access infused edibles in the form of gummies or chews as part of the state's new delivery program.

New Mexico Approves Public Financing for Licensed Cannabis Microbusinesses

 

The $5-million program will provide business loans of up to $250,000.

SciPhy Systems and Artisan Industries Inc Introduce the Next Generation of Distillation Systems: The ARTISAN X-D200

 

The ARTISAN X-D200 is an evolutionary thin film distillation system designed explicitly for the cannabinoid processing industry.

Bay Area Cannabis Mayhem: 175 Shots Fired, Products Worth Millions Stolen

 

Armed robbers in Oakland forced their way into more than 25 licensed cannabis businesses; company owners now asking for tax amnesty.

The Intersection of Cannabis and Sports: Q&A with Highsman CEO Eric Hammond

 

Hammond discusses the brand's launch, its positioning in the market, and his visions for Highsman and the cannabis industry as a whole going forward.

Global Companies Expand Work on Cannabis-Based Epilepsy Treatments

 

Representatives of companies with global footprints discuss the goals behind the research, governmental approval and sale of cannabis compounds for epileptic conditions.

How the Solar Cannabis Company Surpassed Its Energy Goals Using LED Lighting

 

The Massachusetts-based, vertically-integrated operator not only adheres to strict state regulations on energy use, but also aims to meet even more aggressive personal efficiency goals.

How to Adjust the Cannabis Growing Environment to Accommodate for LED Lighting

 

Temperature, humidity and plant nutrition are among the environmental parameters that need to be evaluated and potentially accommodated when converting to LEDs.

Aurora Cannabis Launches Genetics Licensing Business

 

Occo will be based out of Aurora's Coast research and development hub and will be led by Casey Whelan, vice president of genetics business development.

Steep Hill Announces Expansion to Illinois

 

Illinois will be the eleventh territory for Steep Hill's accredited lab network.

Thompson Duke Industrial Secures Another Patent for Cannabis Oil Vaporizer Device Filling Equipment

 

The innovative original equipment manufacturer solidifies leadership in intellectual property in the cannabis industry.

California to Implement Statewide Standardized Cannabis Testing

 

The DCC must develop new regulations on or before Jan. 1, 2023.

Kentucky State Representative Files Bills to Legalize Cannabis Ahead of 2022 Legislative Session

 

The measures would decriminalize and legalize adult-use cannabis in the state.

Headset Completes $8.6 Million of Financing, Further Cementing Position as Market Analytics Leader in Cannabis

 

This strategic raise will bolster Headset's innovative analytics services and expansion efforts.

High Tide Closes Acquisition of NuLeaf Naturals

 

The company has completed its acquisition of an 80% interest in NuLeaf, and will have a three-year option to acquire the remaining 20% at any time.

NORML: State Legislators Passed More Than 50 Cannabis Reform Laws in 2021

 

If cannabis reform is an incremental process, and it is, then this past year has shown the industry just how much can be accomplished in state-level legislation.

Flora Growth Enters Cannabis Beverage Market Through Licensing Agreement With Tonino Lamborghini

 

The Tonino Lamborghini product line will be produced through Flora’s division and contain CBD, CBG and other cannabinoids.

Unionized Budtender Gets Job Back

 

Three weeks after getting fired amidst unionization efforts, Niko Kruzel returned to work at a Canadian dispensary.

Planet 13 Announces Q3 2021 Financial Results

 

The company announced its financial results for the three-month and nine-month period ended Sept. 30.

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