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Tripp Keber resigns as CEO of marijuana edibles...
by John Schroyer on December 15, 2017 at 4:00 pm
One of the more colorful and well-known executives in the marijuana industry is handing over the reins of the Denver company he helped transform into an edibles powerhouse with national reach. Tripp […]
Online marijuana marketplace Tradiv to shut down...
by Bart Schaneman on December 15, 2017 at 3:00 pm
Online cannabis marketplace Tradiv is closing its doors on Dec. 31 after the once promising Colorado tech company stumbled badly. Co-founder Geoff Doran said in an email to Marijuana Business Daily […]
Sweet Leaf undercover sting targeted budtenders...
by Bart Schaneman on December 15, 2017 at 1:25 pm
The Denver Police Department’s undercover sting operation targeting Denver-area Sweet Leaf marijuana dispensaries netted 13 arrests involving the retail chain’s employees, some of whom […]
Marijuana Business Daily’s annual cannabis...
by Eli McVey on December 15, 2017 at 12:30 pm
The deadline for executives and major investors in the cannabis industry to participate in Marijuana Business Daily’s annual industry survey has been extended until Friday, Dec. 22. […]
Four arrested in Nebraska CBD case
by Kristen Nichols on December 15, 2017 at 11:37 am
A vaping shop in Nebraska has been shut down and the owners and two employees charged with crimes for selling cannabidiol, which Nebraska considers a controlled substance. The arrests in Herman, […]
Denver marijuana tech firm Baker raises $8 million
by Omar Sacirbey on December 15, 2017 at 11:11 am
Baker, a marketing automation software company serving marijuana dispensaries, has secured $8 million in Series A funding, bringing its total capital raises to $11.75 million. Denver-based Baker […]
California hands out first 20 temporary state...
by John Schroyer on December 15, 2017 at 5:00 am
California has issued the first of what will likely be many temporary business permits, in advance of the Jan. 1 launch of the state’s regulated cannabis industry. The 20 licenses granted […]
Week in Review: CBD’s global nod, Ohio MMJ...
by Kristen Nichols on December 15, 2017 at 3:30 am
An international health organization determines that CBD shouldn’t be a scheduled drug, Denver see its first applicant for a public consumption club, and Ohio’s medical marijuana […]
Push continues in Las Vegas for public marijuana...
by Bart Schaneman on December 14, 2017 at 2:10 pm
Las Vegas is inching toward public cannabis consumption lounges, which would be a boon to marijuana businesses selling to tourists with no legal space to smoke. According to the Las Vegas […]
Marijuana retail chain operator Sweet Leaf forced...
by Bart Schaneman on December 14, 2017 at 11:31 am
Sweet Leaf, one of Colorado's largest marijuana retail chain operators, had all of its Denver-area stores shuttered by city authorities on Thursday and 12 people were arrested as part of the raids. […]