BOSTON, Dec. 13, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — Today, the Cannabis Control Commission held its third day of public deliberation on policy matters that will inform the implementation of the recreational adult use cannabis industry in Massachusetts.
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COHNNABIS-Designed Cannabis Packaging Wins Gold Davey Award
DENVER, Nov. 29, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — COHNNABIS, the cannabis-focused division of top marketing and brand agency COHN Marketing, is proud to announce it has been honored with a 2017 Gold Davey Award for Package Design created for Denver-based cannabis flower and extract producer Seed & Smith.
Colorado: No Edible Marijuana Shaped as People, Animals or Fruit
A ban on gummy bears and other edible marijuana products shaped like animals, people and fruit takes effect this month in Colorado - a change aimed at decreasing the likelihood small children will mistake them for a favorite treat.
New Cannabis Standards Group Calls for Participation in Several Areas
WEST CONSHOHOCKEN, Penn., Aug. 28, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — ASTM International’s recently-formed cannabis committee (D37) is inviting stakeholders to help create standards related to processing, packaging, quality management systems, and more.
Why California May Ban Cannabis Packaging That Appeals to Kids
As California gears up for the sale of recreational cannabis, lawmakers are still concerned about cannabis packaging that could appeal to minors. On Aug. 24, 2017, state lawmakers sent Gov. Jerry Brown Senate Bill 663, a bill intended to thwart edibles from being marketed to adolescents, as reported by the Los Angeles Times. Crafted by…
Sugarmade Announces Details of BudLife Cannabis Storage Products
INDUSTRY, Calif., Aug. 24, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — Sugarmade, Inc. (OTCQB:SGMD), today announces new details of its upcoming BudLife product line, the first patented, container system designed to maintain the integrity of cannabis during long-term storage. Sugarmade and its manufacturing partner, Plantation Corp., have been testing several prototype versions of BudLife over the past few months.
Law Enforcement and Local Officials Applaud Passage of Nielsen Bill to Protect Children from Marijuana - Urging Governor to Sign SB 663
On January 1, 2018, Californians over the age of 21 will legally be able to buy recreational marijuana including edibles and other products. Children will inadvertently be exposed to the marketing of this drug.
Cannabis in a Can Keeps Marijuana Fresher Longer
KPIX 5’s Susie Steimle explains how one California company is changing the way pot dispensaries are keeping their product fresh.
Agritek Holdings, Inc. Announces Launch Of MicroDose Oral Strips Brand For California Market
LOS ANGELES, July 20, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — Agritek Holdings, Inc. (OTCQB: AGTK) www.AgritekHoldings.com, a fully integrated, active cannabis real estate investor and branding consultant in the legal cannabis sector today announced the Company’s launch and first order for its licensed brand “MicroDose” Oral Strips.
7 Behavioral Shifts Seen in 7 Years of Cannabis
Change is the only constant. Reflecting on the past seven years in the cannabis industry, I marvel at how much has changed and how quickly it has happened.
Dymapak Unveils First-Ever Lab Certified, Reclosable Child-Resistant Storage Bags
NEW YORK, July 5, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — Today, Dymapak, an OEM supplier of industrial safety packaging, officially began accepting custom orders for Safety Sacks, a line of vacuum-sealable child- resistant pouches featuring Kid Katch™.
Dixie Elixirs Partners with Tricorbraun Under an Aggressive Six-Month Timeline to Meet the Latest Cannabis Regulations with a Custom Packaging Design Solution
OAK BROOK, Ill., June 28, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — Dixie Elixirs has worked with TricorBraun for stock packaging but this is the first time they would engage with them for an innovative, custom packaging solution.
Nevada Adopts Emergency Recreational Marijuana Regulations
On June 26, 2017, the Nevada Tax Commission adopted emergency recreational marijuana regulations that clear the way for early sales in the state.
U.S. Customs Seizes Containers Protecting Kids from Pot
BOULDER, Colo., June 9, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — Federal agency holds shipment of Stashlogix containers at port, refers to product’s aim of keeping cannabis away from kids as reason for ill-conceived seizure
Todd Garston Named Operations Director of Wana Brands
BOULDER, Colo., May 22, 2017 /Weed Wire/ – Wana Brands–Colorado’s No. 1 edibles brand–has expanded its ranks with the addition of progressive culinary professional Todd Garston as Operations Director.
ASTM - Cannabis Standards Group Approved, Launches June 11 in Canada
W. CONSHOHOCKEN,Penn., April 25, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — ASTM International, one of the world’s leading standards organizations, announced today that its board of directors has approved the formation of a committee on cannabis (D37). The organization also announced that the committee will hold its first official meeting June 11-12 in Toronto.
Marley Natural Celebrates Anniversary with Limited-Edition Cannabis Collection
LOS ANGELES, Feb. 21, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — Marley Natural, the official Bob Marley cannabis brand, is pleased to announce the launch of the Anniversary Herb Collection featuring artwork and packaging designed by Bob’s legendary art director, Neville Garrick.
Florida’s Proposed Medical Marijuana Rules Receive Heavy Opposition
On Feb. 7, 2017, Florida state officials hosted a public workshop in Fort Lauderdale on the state Department of Health’s proposed rules for Florida’s medical marijuana system.
Kush Bottles Reports First Quarter Fiscal 2017 Results
SANTA ANA, Calif., Jan. 11, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Kush Bottles, Inc. (OTCQB: KSHB), a provider of packaging, supplies, accessories and branding solutions for the regulated cannabis industry, reported financial results for its first fiscal quarter ended November 30, 2016.
Lucky Edibles Raises the Bar on Cannabis Packaging with an Art & Design Focus
DENVER, Dec. 16, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Lucky Edibles ™ a Colorado-based cannabis-infused mint company, is set to unveil new branding for all products this December.
Nevada and Recreational Marijuana: The Next Steps
Nevada voters approved recreational marijuana. Now what? Senator Tick Segerblom discusses the next steps ahead as the state draws closer on Question 2’s effective date.
Stoners No More: Upscale Purchasers of Brand Name Cannabis Products Break Stereotypes and Change the Marijuana Marketplace
NEW YORK, Nov. 30, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — A new class of Cannabis Consumers is reshaping marijuana culture. These individuals break the ‘out of it’ stoner stereotype in favor of feeling more ‘present’ and ‘mindful’ while they consume cannabis.
Kush Bottles Engages Liolios to Lead Strategic Investor Relations Program
SANTA ANA, Calif., Nov. 22, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Kush Bottles, Inc. (OTCQB: KSHB), a leading provider of packaging supplies, accessories and branding solutions for the regulated cannabis industry, has engaged Liolios Group, Inc. to lead a new strategic investor relations and financial communications program.
Kush Bottles Reports Record Annual Revenue
SANTA ANA, Calif., Nov. 3, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Kush Bottles (OTCQB: KSHB), a supplier of packaging supplies, accessories, and branding solutions for the legal cannabis industry, reported financial results for its fiscal year ended August 31, 2016.
U.S. Marijuana Businesses Grapple with Complex Regulations
Like all companies that sell marijuana products, Washington state-based Interra Oils must comply with a myriad number of packaging and labeling rules before it can make a sale.
Kush Bottles Forms Strategic Partnership with Bud Bar Displays
SANTA ANA, Calif., Oct. 19, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Kush Bottles, Inc. (OTCQB: KSHB), America’s premier supplier of packaging, accessories, and branding solutions for the legal cannabis industry, announced that it is now an authorized reseller of Bud Bar Displays, a line of premium cannabis display jars utilized by medical and recreational dispensaries.
New Rules Make Marijuana Packaging Safer, Less Appealing to Kids
New rules for packaging of both medical and retail marijuana products go into effect Oct. 1. The new packaging requirements have been designed to make the packages safer for adults and less appealing to children.
New Colorado Rules Make Marijuana Packaging Safer for Adults, Less Appealing to Children
DENVER, Sept. 26, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Effective Oct. 1, Colorado will implement new rules regarding medical and retail marijuana products.
Kush Bottles Partners with Acology to Bring Innovative Grinder/Container to Cannabis Marketplace
LOS ANGELES, Sept. 20, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Kush Bottles, Inc. (OTCQB: KSHB), America’s premier supplier of packaging, accessories, and branding solutions for the legal cannabis industry, today announced it has partnered with California-based Acology, Inc. (OTC Pinksheet: ACOL) to bring Acology’s MedTainerTM grinder/container to the legal cannabis marketplace.
Cannabis Business Alliance (CBA) Statement: As Study Reports on Infused Products and Child Safety, Cannabis Industry Stresses Strides The Industry is Making to Protect Youth, Points to Exceptional Safety Record
DENVER, Sept. 9, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — The Cannabis Business Alliance (CBA) has released a statement in response to the recent study by the University of Washington Cannabis Law & Policy Project “Concerning Cannabis-Infused Edibles: Factors that Attract Children to Foods.”
HISIERRA™ Earth Friendly / Kid Safe Packaging Pre-Approved by Oregon OLCC
PORTLAND, Ore., Sept. 2, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — HISIERRA™ Renewable Sustainable Child Resistant Packaging is pleased to announce HISIERRA™ is Pre-Approved by the Oregon OLCC for immediate use.
Kush Bottles Adds New “Kush N Slide” Bag to Packaging Lineup; Compliant, Popular, Customizable Item is Kush’s Latest Innovative Product
LOS ANGELES, Aug. 23, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Kush Bottles, Inc. (OTCQB: KSHB), America’s supplier of packaging, accessories, and branding solutions for the legal cannabis industry, today announced it has launched its “Kush N Slide” child resistant exit bag—the newest addition to its growing product line of high quality, compliant packaging solutions.
OLCC Starts New Application Process for Packaging & Labeling Affects BOTH Medical and Recreational Marijuana
PORTLAND, Ore., Aug. 1, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — The Oregon Liquor Control Commission will release its new online packaging and labeling application tomorrow.
Packaging Delivers High Level of Distinction for Cannabis Beverage Powder
A Seattle-based company specializing in packaged marijuana products distinguishes with a unique packaging design.
Kush Bottles Retains Investor Relations Partners to Support Company’s Strategic IR Program as it Continues to Solidify Its Position as the Cannabis Industry’s Leading Packaging and Branding Company
LOS ANGELES, July 22, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Kush Bottles, Inc. (OTCQB:KSHB), America’s premier supplier of packaging, accessories, and branding solutions for the legal cannabis industry, today announced that it has retained Investor Relations Partners (IRP) to expand the Company’s strategic investor relations program.
Kush Bottles CEO Scheduled to Present at the Imperious Cannabis Business Expo in Washington
SANTA ANA, Calif., July 14, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Kush Bottles, Inc. (OTCQB: KSHB), America’s premier supplier of packaging, accessories, and branding solutions for the legal cannabis industry, announced that company Co-Founder and CEO, Nicholas Kovacevich, will speak at the Imperious Cannabis Business Expo in Tacoma, Washington on July 20, 2016.
OLCC Packaging and Labeling Workshops Kickoff Today in Eugene
PORTLAND, Ore., July 11, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Today the Oregon Liquor Control Commission begins a series of marijuana packaging and labeling workshops across the state of Oregon.
Kush Bottles Achieves Record Third Quarter And Nine Month Financial Results; Third Quarter Revenues Jump 94% As Company Sees Strong Growth Ahead
LOS ANGELES, July 6, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Kush Bottles, Inc. (OTCQB: KSHB), America’s premier supplier of packaging, accessories, and branding solutions for the legal cannabis industry, today reported record financial results for its third quarter and nine months ended May 31, 2016 and provided a positive outlook for the balance of the fiscal year and 2017.
OLCC Plans Packaging and Labeling Workshops Will Provide Overview of New Guidelines for Marijuana Products Workshops Slated for Eugene, Ashland, Bend & Portland
PORTLAND, Ore., June 22, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — The Oregon Liquor Control Commission will provide a series of workshops across the state of Oregon to provide recreational marijuana licensees and medical marijuana registrants information on new guidelines for recreational and medical marijuana packaging and labeling.
American Cannabis Company, Inc. Announces Its Patent for The Satchel(TM) Has Been Issued by the US Patent Office and the Company’s Selection as a Top Ancillary Business by Cannabis Business Executive
DENVER, June 14, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — American Cannabis Company, Inc. (OTCQB: AMMJ) (the “Company”), a full-service business-to-business consulting solutions provider, and seller of ancillary products to the cannabis industry, today announced that the US Patent Office has issued a patent for The Satchel™, the company’s child-resistant exit package solution.
Vermont Governor Approves Medical Marijuana Expansion
On June 6, 2016, Gov. Peter Shumlin signed S. 14, a law that permits medical marijuana access for state residents under hospice care, as well as access to those with glaucoma or chronic pain.
Kush Bottles Implements Website Changes as Company Looks to Improve E-Commerce Presence
LOS ANGELES, May 24, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Kush Bottles, Inc. (OTCQB: KSHB), America’s premier supplier of packaging, accessories, and branding solutions for the legal cannabis industry, announced that it has made several changes to it’s website and e-commerce experience.
Kush Bottles: Entrepreneurs Give Back to the Cannabis Community with $500,000 Prize
LOS ANGELES, May 19, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Kush Bottles, Inc (OTCQB: KSHB), America’s supplier of packaging, accessories, and branding solutions for the legal cannabis industry announces the opening of The Next Big Cannabis Venture contest. Kush Bottles Co-Founders plan to award a prize worth up to $500,000 to a deserving individual or business.
Kush Bottles Develops Industry’s First Online Custom Packaging Design Tool
Los Angeles, May 17, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Kush Bottles, Inc. (OTCQB: KSHB), a premier supplier of packaging solutions and accessories for the legal cannabis industry, announced the launch of the marijuana industry’s first online system that allows customers to design custom-branded packaging solutions.
Kush Bottles Launches Online Custom Packaging Design Lab
On May 17, 2016, Kush Bottles (OTCQB:KSHB), a supplier of packaging solutions and accessories for the legal cannabis industry, launched an online design lab that allows clients to design branded and customized packaging.
Golden Leaf Holdings Ltd. Announces Major Brand Relaunch for GoldenXTRX Product Line and Recent Awards
TORONTO, Ontario, May 5, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Golden Leaf Holdings Ltd. (“GLH” or the “Company”) (CSE: GLH), is pleased to announce the unveiling of a new name and look for its award-winning GoldenXTRX brand of premium CO2 extracted cannabis oil products.
5 Ways Marijuana Will Change As It Becomes A Mainstream Product
The mainstreaming of marijuana is well underway. You can see it in the Keurig-type vape pods, the lifestyle brands, and the handbags. You can see it in how people talk about it openly, and how strong majorities want it legalized.
Kush Bottles Offers up to $500,000 in The Next Big Cannabis Venture Contest
LOS ANGELES, April 20, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Kush Bottles, Inc (OTCQB: KSHB), America’s premier supplier of packaging solutions, supplies and accessories for the legal cannabis industry, announced today that they will host a contest for entrepreneurs with a prize worth up to $500,000.
Kush Bottles Reports Q2 Financial Results: Revenues More than Double, Profits Continue to Grow
LOS ANGELES, April 12, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Kush Bottles, Inc. (OTCQB: KSHB), a premier supplier of packaging solutions and accessories for the legal cannabis industry, reported its financial results for second quarter, fiscal year 2016.
Kush Bottles Launches BudGloves-The Official Glove of The Cannabis Industry
LOS ANGELES, April 11, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Kush Bottles, Inc (OTCQB: KSHB) announced the launch of their newest product – BudGloves™.