California could cut marijuana taxes to lure consumers away from black market

Published: Mar 15, 2018, 3:13 pm • Updated: Mar 15, 2018, 4:52 pm By Michael R. Blood and Don Thompson, Associated Press SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Less than three months after California launched legal marijuana sales for adults, the state could consider temporarily slashing hefty tax rates that some say are…

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3 Things You Have To Do To Connect With Cannabis Consumers in 2018

3 Things You Have To Do To Connect With Cannabis Consumers in 2018 Cannabis consumers are quite like consumers of other products. They require quality, information and excellent service. What do marijuana consumers want and how can you meet their need? Cannabis store owners and entrepreneurs need to understand the…

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Cannabist Show: She deciphers data to give cannabis consumers what they want

Published: Nov 3, 2017, 5:54 pm • Updated: Nov 3, 2017, 5:54 pm By Vincent Chandler, The Cannabist Staff Featured guest: Natasha Irizarry, co-founder and CEO of Stashbox, a personalized monthly subscription box for cannabis consumers. LOTS TO TALK ABOUT •  Using data to interpret sales trends and predict what’s…

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EPA won’t regulate pesticides on cannabis crops, leaving consumers at risk

Published: Aug 7, 2017, 8:06 am • Updated: Aug 7, 2017, 8:07 am By Jack Kaskey, Bloomberg Whenever Josh Wurzer buys legal California pot, he makes certain it was grown without pesticides. That’s because Wurzer, as president of cannabis-testing company SC Labs, knows how prevalent the use of health-threatening chemicals…

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The End Of Dispensaries? Growers Will Soon Sell Directly To Consumers

The End Of Dispensaries?   Growers can bypass dispensaries and sell direct to consumers, soon. As we have been saying for years at Cannabis.net, a cannabis dispensary is a legal anomaly.  They exist due to certain quirks in the law surrounding the cannabis plant.  Once those laws change, and you can…

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