Cannabist Show: He’s a Humboldt legacy; She promos pot products for pets

Published: Apr 14, 2017, 10:16 am • Updated: Apr 14, 2017, 10:16 am By The Cannabist Staff Featured guests: Allie Greenstone and her French bulldog Pierre from Mary’s Medicinals and Joey Shepp of Humboldt’s Finest. LOTS TO TALK ABOUT •  Growing up watching your parents fight the war on drugs…

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Denver officials scrutinizing out-of-state CBD products sold in local pot shops

Published: Apr 12, 2017, 6:56 pm • Updated: Apr 12, 2017, 6:56 pm By Alicia Wallace, The Cannabist Staff Denver is clamping down on CBD products that originate outside of Colorado. A bulletin issued Wednesday by Denver Environmental Health’s Public Health Inspections Division outlines a policy prohibiting out-of-state-made cannabidiol (CBD)…

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Jimi Hendrix’s heirs wage court battle over branded cannabis products

Published: Mar 23, 2017, 10:42 am • Updated: Mar 23, 2017, 10:42 am By Daniel M. Jimenez, Cannifornian Staff A years-long battle for control over Jimi Hendrix’s estate has spilled into the rapidly-growing cannabis market, with relatives of the guitar legend on both sides of a lawsuit over branded products…

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High-CBD products are gaining traction in pot shops and reaching beyond typical consumers, new report shows

Published: Nov 15, 2016, 6:11 pm • Updated: Nov 15, 2016, 6:19 pm By Alicia Wallace, The Cannabist Staff High-CBD products are a small segment of Washington’s marijuana market, but sales of the typically medicinal-focused products are growing — especially among non-traditional customers, according to new data from cannabis intelligence…

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If California legalizes, will consumers be bowled over by the potent products?

Published: Oct 28, 2016, 10:38 am • Updated: Oct 28, 2016, 10:38 am By Lisa M. Krieger, Mercury News As Californians prepare to vote on legalizing recreational marijuana, innovations in cultivation practices are pushing the plant’s psychoactive properties to unprecedented heights — packing a powerful punch that delights some but…

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Marketing CBD Oils and Related Products

Cannabidiol (“CBD”) products have emerged on the market in several states with various claims, including the treatment of specific illnesses, reportedly backed by scientific research. CBD is a non-psychoactive component of both marijuana and hemp. While products containing this substance have been permitted in certain states, marketing CBD oils and…

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